A 19 yo M presents to the ED with 1 week of L testicular pain and swelling.Read more
A 70 yo female presents with elbow pain after trip and fall.
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.Read more
Submitted by Richard Byrne, MD