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EM Cases Best of 2018 Top 10

Emergency Medicine Cases

2018 was the most successful year in EM Cases 9 year history with 1,777,303 podcast downloads reaching a total download count of nearly 8 million to date, as well as more than 1 million webpage views. The post EM Cases Best of 2018 Top 10 appeared first on Emergency Medicine Cases.

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Lung Abscess in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Lung abscess is a rare subset of these (< 1% of admitted cases of pneumonia ( Wojsyk-Banaszak, 2018 ) Lung abscess = collection of fluid within a thick-walled localized area of necrotic lung parenchyma. 2018 May;24(5):376-382. Epub 2018 Feb 15. 2018 Jun;34(6):447-449. J Infect Chemother. doi: 10.1016/j.jiac.2017.12.020.

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Ep 110 Airway Pitfalls – Live from EMU 2018

Emergency Medicine Cases

The post Ep 110 Airway Pitfalls – Live from EMU 2018 appeared first on Emergency Medicine Cases. It is challenging to integrate all this new information into a seamless flow when faced with a challenging airway situation.

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Tasty Morsels of Critical Care 009 | The ESPEN 2018 Nutrition Guidelines

Emergency Medicine Ireland

Epub 2018 Sep 29. Also important to remember other sources of kCal in the ICU * propofol * dextrose * citrate References: Singer P, Blaser AR, Berger MM, Alhazzani W, Calder PC, Casaer MP, Hiesmayr M, Mayer K, Montejo JC, Pichard C, Preiser JC, van Zanten ARH, Oczkowski S, Szczeklik W, Bischoff SC. 2019 Feb;38(1):48-79. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2018.08.037.

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ECG Blog #432 — "Should I Shock this Patient?"

Ken Grauer, MD

The January 30, 2018 post — for PTA. Additional review of ECG artifacts by Pérez-Riera et al ( Ann Noninvasic Electrocardiol 23:e12494, 2018 ) VT Artifact — by Knight et al: NEJM 341:1270-1274, 1999. The September 22, 2019 post — intermittent ST-T wave artifact. The August 26, 2019 post — baseline artifact.

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Morel-Lavallée Lesion in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment. Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment. Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment.

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Typhoid Fever in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Forster, 2021) Transmission is by Fecal-Oral route (Chiodini 2018) Incubation period 6-30 days after exposure (Chiodini 2018) Salmonella typhi produces an endotoxin although its clinical significance is not yet well understood (Gibani 2019) Two typhoid vaccines are available for those > 6 m/o and are 50-80% effective.