Sat, 10/10/2020 - 5:00am

 

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Fri, 10/09/2020 - 3:00am

A patient is brought to the ED following a cardiac arrest.  ROSC is achieved 1 minute after arrival to the ED.  What treatments should the ED physician provide to allow the best outcomes?

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Thu, 10/08/2020 - 6:00am
Wed, 10/07/2020 - 6:00am

 

 

A 70 male presents after MVC

 

 

 

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Tue, 10/06/2020 - 2:21am

EM physicians see patients with headaches every day in the ED. The vast majority have a simple primary headache, but a tiny fraction of patients will have a much more serious etiology that might result in death, blindeness, or crippling neurologic complications if not promptly diagnosed. The trick, of course, is picking up on the serious causes of headaches...

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Mon, 10/05/2020 - 5:00am

Admittedly not so much a “basic” concept, but this does bring me back to textbooks and medical school. Having seen this recently in a real patient, thought it was useful to review.  Highlights the importance of a good medication reconciliation!

 

MAOI + tyramine  tyramine reaction  hypertensive urgency/emergency

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Sat, 10/03/2020 - 5:00am

 

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Fri, 10/02/2020 - 3:00am

Its 3am in the ED and you need to call a consult.  What strategies can you use to get great care for your patients and be a good colleague?

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Thu, 10/01/2020 - 7:37am

Does giving bicarbonate during cardiac arrest increase return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) and good neurological function upon discharge?

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Wed, 09/30/2020 - 7:00am

A 31 yo male presents with left thumb pain after a dirt bike crash.

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