Fri, 01/08/2021 - 4:00am

Less than 5 percent of patients hospitalized for acute asthma exacerbation will require mechanical ventilatory support. However, ventilator management in status asthmaticus is unique and the impact of increased airway resistance on ventilation strategies must be understood to avoid life-threatening complications like severe acidosis, barotrauma and hypotension. 

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Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:10am

 

 

A 48 yo male presents with ankle deformity

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Mon, 01/04/2021 - 5:00am

More pediatric coughs! Here we review basics of pediatric pneumonia

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Sat, 01/02/2021 - 10:00pm

A 19 year old female presents to the ED with abnormal vaginal discharge for 5 days. She is sexually active with a new male partner and does not consistently use protection.

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Fri, 01/01/2021 - 3:00am
Wed, 12/30/2020 - 7:02pm

An 81 yo M presents to the ED with his daughter for worsening confusion

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Mon, 12/28/2020 - 5:00am

We continue our series of pediatric coughs. Up this week: pertussis

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Sat, 12/26/2020 - 10:00pm

During your overnight shift, a h

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Fri, 12/25/2020 - 7:00am

The central-line kit has many components, many of which you may never have used. An oft forgotte part of the kit is a catheter-over-needle and this little device might make placing central-lines a whole lot easier.

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Thu, 12/24/2020 - 9:51am
Non-freezing cold injuries
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