Fri, 05/22/2020 - 5:41am

As we learn more about the pathophysiology of COVID-19, alternative treatments are being explored for the severe sequelae of this disease. SARS-CoV-2 enters human cells via the ACE2 receptor, located in many organs, including the heart, vascular endothelium, and alveolar epithelium causing an inflammatory cascade that can lead to ARDS, vasodilatory shock, myocarditis, acute kidney injury and capillary leak. Given the relationship between SARS-CoV-2 and the RAAS, is there a role for angiotensin II in vasodilatory shock caused by COVID-19?

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Thu, 05/21/2020 - 5:00am

Pediatric Elbow XR basics ... 

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Wed, 05/20/2020 - 5:10am

 

A 30 yo female presents with neck pain and arm weakness

 

 

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Tue, 05/19/2020 - 10:15am

47 yo M with history of HTN, HLD, morbid obesity presenting via EMS with altered mental status, found to be hypoglycemic with blood glucose in the 30’s prior to arrival. 

 

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Mon, 05/18/2020 - 5:00am

Here is your quick reference guide on how to perform a basic ocular ultrasound.  Check in next week for diagnosis of ocular pathologies utilizing ultrasound!

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Sat, 05/16/2020 - 11:00pm

 

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Fri, 05/15/2020 - 3:00am

A recent review article covered the top 10 EBM interventions to promote night shift alertness.

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Thu, 05/14/2020 - 5:00am

Back to basics ... Stats ... 

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Wed, 05/13/2020 - 8:00am

 

 

A 22 yo female presents to the ED with thumb pain

 

 

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Mon, 05/11/2020 - 5:00am

Back to basics is switching it up and bringing you some advanced material today.  Patient have a weird rash and you can't figure it out?  Consider a paraneoplastic dermatosis!

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