Wed, 08/30/2017 - 6:43am

A 63 yo male presents with back pain and lower extremity weakness.

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Tue, 08/29/2017 - 12:03am

Your patient just ate fish and seems to be having a weird reaction.  Could this be one of those weird marine poisonings?

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Mon, 08/28/2017 - 12:17am

The differential for pediatric chest pain is very different from that of adults. Read below for a few pearls on Pediatric Chest Pain.

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Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:00am

A High Yield summary of this week's posts

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Sat, 08/26/2017 - 5:43pm

Local paramedics respond to a call for an unresponsive teenager…

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Thu, 08/24/2017 - 6:39am

After the awesome RESUS/EM conference last week, we return to our module of the month: Toxicology.  This week Dr. Lauren Murphy has summarized the key points of her talk on the toxic alcohols.  Knowing a little bit about toxic alcohol ingestion is very useful, as it is a fatal toxicity but treatable when recognized in a timely manner!

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Wed, 08/23/2017 - 12:46am

23 yo male presents with hand pain.  He reluctantly admits to punching a wall during a fight with his girlfriend.  Exam reveals focal swelling and tenderness of right hand.  What's the diagnosis?  (scroll down for answer)

 

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Tue, 08/22/2017 - 3:00am

What are the types of priapism? How do you determine which type your patient may have? How do you treat it?? Here are some pearls...

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Mon, 08/21/2017 - 12:57am

Interesting case of a cyanotic patient lately? Looking for good questions to pimp medical students or residents with (had an attending in residency who always loved to ask about way he only recommended pyridium for use for a couple of days for UTI symptoms)? Studying for boards? Below are some teaching points on methemoglobinemia.

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Sun, 08/20/2017 - 8:00am

A high yield summary of this week's posts

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