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SGEM#428: Don’t Worry, Be Happy – The Safety of Nitroglycerin Administration in RVMI

The Skeptics' Guide to EM

Adverse events from nitrate administration during right ventricular myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Adverse events from nitrate administration during right ventricular myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Reference: Wilkinson-Stokes M, Betson J, Sawyer S. Emerg Med J. Emerg Med J.

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Nursing Rights of Medication Administration

American Medical Compliance

Nurses play an important and unique role in medicine administration. Additionally, instruction on the “five rights” or “five R’s” of drug administration—a guide to clinical medication administration and maintaining patient safety—is a requirement during nursing education.

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Five Best Practices for IV Medication Administration Safety 

PDC Healthcare

Nearly 40% of medical errors take place during medication administration as it is one of the most intricate processes for healthcare staff. The post Five Best Practices for IV Medication Administration Safety appeared first on connectID - PDC Healthcare Blog. It is critical to ensure the 5 rights […].

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Clinical Conundrums: Should I Pretreat Patients with Contrast Allergy Prior to IV Contrast Administration?

RebelEM

The post Clinical Conundrums: Should I Pretreat Patients with Contrast Allergy Prior to IV Contrast Administration? Administer the pretreatment medications as this should prevent any severe allergic reaction. appeared first on REBEL EM - Emergency Medicine Blog.

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Ketamine in Trauma: A Literature Review and Administration Guidelines – PMC

PHARM

Ketamine in Trauma: A Literature Review and Administration Guidelines – PMC — Read on www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC10620013/

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Munroe & Gershengorn – Peripheral Vasopressor Administration

University of Maryland CC Project

Elizabeth Munroe, MD, MSc is a clinical instructor and post-doctoral research fellow in the dvision of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan. Hayley Gershengorn, MD, FCCM, ATSF is a professor of clinical medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the University.

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Efficacy and Safety of Early Administration of 4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate in Patients With Trauma at Risk of Massive Transfusion: The PROCOAG Randomized Clinical Trial

EM Ottawa

Findings: There was no statistically significant difference in median total 24hr blood product […] The post Efficacy and Safety of Early Administration of 4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate in Patients With Trauma at Risk of Massive Transfusion: The PROCOAG Randomized Clinical Trial appeared first on EMOttawa Blog.