Tue, 12/11/2018 - 9:06am

A 50 year old male with a recent lung mass resection presents with chills and diffuse burning rash.  Patient was well appearing and afebrile. There were no mucosal lesions. Initial lab testing was significant for a leukocytosis of 19 with 89% neutrophils. Patient was started on steroids and observed in the hospital. 

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Mon, 12/10/2018 - 12:46am

Often confuse methanol and ethylene glycol poisoing? Need a refresher on how they present? Read on below for a quick review that could come in useful one day either at the bedside or while taking an exam.

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Fri, 12/07/2018 - 9:16pm

Which of the following is considered a STABLE cervical spine injury? (scroll down for answer) 

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Thu, 12/06/2018 - 4:19pm

 

Jefferson Bit Off Hangman’s Thumb”

  

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Wed, 12/05/2018 - 4:00pm

A 19 yo M presents to the ED with 1 week of L testicular pain and swelling. 

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Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:43am

Background

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Sat, 12/01/2018 - 2:29am

A 45 year old male presents to your emergency department with 1 day of headache, body aches, nausea and vomiting?  On further history you learn that the patient recently returned from a trip to Africa and you suspect Yellow Fe

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Thu, 11/29/2018 - 7:00am

Clinical question: Does tamsulosin result in faster expulsion of symptomatic ureteral stones in patients presenting to the emergency department?

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Wed, 11/28/2018 - 9:04am

A 70 yo female presents with elbow pain after trip and fall.

 

 

 

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Tue, 11/27/2018 - 5:52am

For decades, Emergency Medicine Providers have struggled to come to a consensus on the management of patients with chest pain with non-ischemic ECGs and negative biomarker testing. Both cardiology and emergency medicine guidelines failed to provide a clear recommendation on which patients should be discharged from the ED. The American College of Emergency Physicians has taken a bold step with their latest guidelines for the management of low risk chest pain patients which will dramatically change standard practice in the care of possible ACS patients.  

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