Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:55am

Case: 24 year old male with no significant past medical history presents to local urgent care with chief complaint of left knee pain. Patient reports playing basketball just prior to arrival and reports landing on left knee and "jamming it."

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Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:32am

In this video, Cooper Emergency Medicine Residency graduate and current ultrasound fellow at Hennepin County Mark Robidoux demonstrates a few tips and tricks to quickly become a pro in ultrasound guided angiocath insertion (with a little help from Cooper Assistant to the Program Director and volunteer pincushion Rich Byrne)

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 12:49pm

Two methods of reducing subluxation of the radial head (Nursemaid's Elbow)

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Sun, 01/15/2017 - 9:30am

A high-yield review from the past week on EMDaily!

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Sat, 01/14/2017 - 1:04pm

Visual diagnosis from EMDaily!

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Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:31pm

Following a severe brain injury the goal of the clinician is to prevent secondary brain injury. This entails increasing oxygen delivery to the brain by preventing hypoxia and increasing cerebral perfusion. Hyperosmolar therapy, including mannitol and hypertonic saline, is often used to decrease ICP.

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Thu, 01/12/2017 - 1:41pm

A high-yield post on two STEMI mimickers and ways to tell the difference!

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Wed, 01/11/2017 - 12:36pm

Case: 33 year old Vietnamese male with a past medical history notable for TB diagnosed 2 years prior to arrival. Patient was treated for 9 months. Patient presents with slowly and progressive swelling on the left side of the neck.

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Tue, 01/10/2017 - 4:29pm

This article intends to focus on a particular aspect of the pathophysiology of salicylate toxicity which is correctable, can improve mental status, and potentially stave off intubation: hypoglycorrhachia. 

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Mon, 01/09/2017 - 11:40am

Lacerations of the tongue often require special consideration considering the tongue's anatomic location and functional importance. Repair of tongue lacerations are often plagued by patient intolerance and inadequate anesthesia of the area.

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