Sat.Dec 02, 2023

article thumbnail

SGEM#422: And It was all Yellow-Nasal Discharge and Antibiotics in Pediatric Sinusitis

The Skeptics' Guide to EM

Reference: Shaikh N, et al. Identifying children likely to benefit from antibiotics for acute sinusitis: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA July 2023 Date: October 17, 2023 Guest Skeptic: Dr. Alasdair Munro is a clinical research fellow specializing in pediatric infectious disease at the University of Southampton. He is currently involved with clinical trials of vaccines […] The post SGEM#422: And It was all Yellow-Nasal Discharge and Antibiotics in Pediatric Sinusitis first appeared on The Skep

article thumbnail

EMCrit 363 – Retrograde Intubation


Retrograde, in 2023 is basically a backwards way of doing things. EMCrit Project by Scott Weingart, MD FCCM.


Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

article thumbnail

Pre-Hospital End Tidal CO2 as a Predictor of Trauma Mortality

University of Maryland Department of Emergency Med

A retrospective study of 2 years of data from 24 trauma centers looking at end tidal CO2 as a predictor of mortality in trauma patients found: Click to view the rest

article thumbnail

EM@3AM: Oculomotor Nerve Palsy


Author: Haley Sinatro, MD (EM Resident, UTSW); Colin Danko, MD (Assistant Professor, UTSW EM) // Reviewed by: Sophia Görgens, MD (EM Physician, Northwell, NY); Cassandra Mackey, MD (Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, UMass Chan Medical School); Brit Long, MD (@long_brit) Welcome to EM@3AM, an emDOCs series designed to foster your working knowledge by providing an expedited review of clinical basics.

EMS 70
article thumbnail

How Much Dex? | Beta-Block in Sepsis


The JournalFeed podcast for the week of Nov 27th – Dec 1st, 2023. These are summaries from just 2 of the 5 article we cover every week! For access to more, please visit for details about becoming a member. Tuesday Spoon Feed: This RCT found no differences between high dose (16 mg) and low dose (4 mg) IV dexamethasone in patients who presented to EDs with migraine headaches.

Sepsis 52
article thumbnail

Skeptics in the Pub. Cholera. Chapter 4b

Science Based Medicine

More of the same. The post Skeptics in the Pub. Cholera. Chapter 4b first appeared on Science-Based Medicine.