Tue, 07/24/2018 - 11:10am

This three-minute video could help you one day save a life while hiking! It demonstrates how you can obtain and use additional doses of epinephrine from a single use epinephrine auto-injector in an emergency situation in which there would be a delay to definitive medical care.

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Mon, 07/23/2018 - 5:00am

SHIIITTS can help you remember the common causes of blood in #1.

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Sun, 07/22/2018 - 8:16pm

A high yield summary of this week's posts

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Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:40pm

Enjoy two videos from ResusEM...one from Dr. Hope Kilgannon and the other from Dr. Brian Roberts

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Thu, 07/19/2018 - 7:00am

Dr. Sodhi takes a deep dive into some of the cardiac arrest literature. 

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Wed, 07/18/2018 - 7:00am

A 61 yo F w/ a history of schizophrenia presents to the ED w/R middle finger pain.

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Tue, 07/17/2018 - 5:12am

You are treating a patient for diabetic ketoacidosis in the ED. Thing is, the patient isn't very ill and only has mild DKA (pH 7.25-7.3). Is starting a continuous insulin infusion and admitting the patient to an intensive care unit bed really the best use of resources? Read on for an alternative suggested regimen using subcutanoues doses of rapid acting insulin

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Mon, 07/16/2018 - 5:00am

In 2010, there were approximately 535,000 ED visits for foreign bodies.  Approximately 80-90% of ingested foreign bodies pass through the GI tract without complications while the rest require intervention.  What are some basics that you need to know about foreign bodies that ingested, aspirated and inserted?

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Sat, 07/14/2018 - 6:50pm

Weekly board review question on the topic of hypothyroidism

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Fri, 07/13/2018 - 10:24am

Too Healthy To Die....Is M-CPR to the Cath Lab the Answer?

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