Fri, 05/08/2020 - 4:05am

What is airway pressure release ventilation (APRV)? Here is a simplified breakdown of the ventilator settings, pressure and flow waveforms. 

 

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Thu, 05/07/2020 - 5:37am

Question: Given the recent studies showing the advantages of early norepinephrine in sepsis, should we titrate more aggressively to a higher MAP vs the standard 65-70?

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Wed, 05/06/2020 - 7:00am

A 75 yo F w/ a history of HTN, smoking presents to the ED w/ intermittent SOB, DOE and L shoulder pain x 4 weeks.

 

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Tue, 05/05/2020 - 11:29am

Elderly male presents to your ED with epistaxis for hours ... 

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Mon, 05/04/2020 - 5:00am

Quick review of mechanisms of diease and available treatments for angioedema

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Fri, 05/01/2020 - 3:00am

EMS calls ahead for a patient in respiratory extremis.  They are just a few minutes out and your team is calmly putting the resuscitation space together and preparing for intubation.  A question catches you off guard - do you want this patient in a ramped or sniffing position?

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Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:44am

 

Question: Does prophylactic antibiotic therapy decrease incidence of pneumonia in out of hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) patients receiving targeted temperature management (TTM)?

 

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Wed, 04/29/2020 - 12:10am

 

A 45 yo male presents after syncope

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Mon, 04/27/2020 - 5:00am

Yes we learned most this as a 4th year med student... but sometimes reviewing the basics can remind us of some important details we've forgotten. That's what back-to-basics is for! Here we review different types of intracranial hemorrhages.

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Sat, 04/25/2020 - 5:00am

 

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