Tue, 11/14/2017 - 4:29am

A new class of medications for the management of diabetes (SGLT-2 inhibitors) is challenging our traditional notions of the diagnosis of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). Read on for quick pearls on when to suspect so called "euglycemic DKA" in the ED.

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Mon, 11/13/2017 - 5:00am

HINTS Testing: series of three physical exam maneuvers to differentiate peripheral and central causes of vertigo

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Sat, 11/11/2017 - 9:37am

A 3 year old child is brought to your emergency department following a burn...

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Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:03am

This week for his critically appraised topic, Dr. Ozair Rizvi reviewed literature on the efficacy of greater occipital nerve blocks with bupivicaine for migraine headaches.  Read ahead for the details.  

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Wed, 11/08/2017 - 7:00am

A 32 yo F presents to the ED with acute onset of sharp RLQ abdominal pain.

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Mon, 11/06/2017 - 5:00am

20 yo male presents to the ED with left hip pain after MVC PTA. Patient was restrained back seat passenger, no LOC. Patient appears very uncomfortable on stretcher, with left leg propped on rolled blanket. Tenderness at left hip but no obvious deformity. LLE with DP pulses 2+, sensation intact, will wiggles toes.

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Sun, 11/05/2017 - 1:35pm

A High Yield summary of this week's posts!

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Sat, 11/04/2017 - 8:03am

A 33 year old healthy male presents to the ED with severe left knee pain after a MVC...

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Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:25am

Learn the pearls to manage patients with intracerebral hemorrhage 

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Thu, 11/02/2017 - 7:24pm

Do you ever wake up at night in a cold sweat from a nightmare about a shoulder dystocia delivery?  This week, our OBGYN colleague Dr. Michelle Salvatore educated us on maneuvers to relieve shoulder dystocia during an ED delivery.  Read ahead for her helpful tips so you can sleep easier! 

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