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Not Drunk - D-Lactic Acidosis Jan 15, 2020
Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis In The ED Jan 8, 2020
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Jan 1, 2020
Nebulized Naloxone Dec 25, 2019
Zoster – Current Pearls Dec 18, 2019
Postmortem Sperm Retrieval and the Emergency Physician Dec 11, 2019
Another ED Application for TXA Dec 4, 2019
Stable AF in the ED? Do Not Feel Compelled to Cardiovert Nov 27, 2019
Wernicke Encephalopathy – A Diagnosis Often Missed Nov 20, 2019
Properly Managing The Breastfeeding ED Patient Nov 13, 2019
Massive Hemoptysis in the ED Nov 6, 2019
Scaphoid Fractures: Early Diagnosis Oct 30, 2019
Ethanol Intoxication Of Infants And Young Children Oct 23, 2019
The aVr Sign – Current Understanding Oct 16, 2019
Nonopioid, Nonbenzo ED Treatment For Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Oct 9, 2019
Bacterial Meningitis & Steroids Oct 2, 2019
Seizure Or Stroke? Sep 25, 2019
Cardioversion For Pre-excited AF – Avoiding VF Sep 18, 2019
Antiarrhythmics For Stable VT Sep 11, 2019
Beware of Tibial Tubercle Avulsion Fractures Sep 4, 2019
5 Things Your Colleagues May Not Know - Do You? Aug 28, 2019
Ketamine-only Breathing Intubation Aug 21, 2019
TOA In Nonsexually Active Adolescents Aug 14, 2019
Clearing the Cervical Spine In The Obtunded Patient Aug 7, 2019
Current Status of tPA for Stroke In Pregnancy? Jul 31, 2019
Steroids For CAP Patients Who Are Admitted Jul 24, 2019
Not Missing the Diagnosis of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome in the ED Jul 17, 2019
Lysis for PE With Cardiac Arrest – Continue CPR For How Long? Jul 10, 2019
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Jul 3, 2019
The Hypotensive CHF Patient: Mistakes I Have Made Jun 26, 2019
My Newborn’s Belly Button Is Not Normal Jun 19, 2019
Neonatal Dacrocysitits: Recognize It. Do A Full Sepsis Work-Up. Jun 12, 2019
Severe ACE Inhibitor Poisoning: Try Naloxone Jun 5, 2019
Healthy Young Child With Severe Anemia? Transient Erythroblastopenia May 29, 2019
ED Management of Opioid Withdrawal May 22, 2019
ED Pitfalls That Lead to Litigation For Missed Testicular Torsion May 15, 2019
Utility of D-dimer in Cancer Patients With Intermediate Probability for PE May 8, 2019
Interesting & Unusual Effects of Common Antibiotics May 1, 2019
6 Things to Know About Neutropenic Fever Apr 24, 2019
Rethinking IV Catheter Size and Location for CTPA Apr 17, 2019
Pediatric FB Aspiration & Respiratory Compromise Apr 10, 2019
3 Neglected Values In The CBC Apr 3, 2019
Myths in the Evaluation of Acute Pulmonary Embolism Mar 27, 2019
Wake-Up Stroke Mar 20, 2019
Kratom Mar 13, 2019
Acute Flaccid Myelitis Mar 6, 2019
Groin Hernias – You See Them In The ED All The Time Feb 27, 2019
Infant Anaphylaxis in the ED Feb 20, 2019
Cardiac Arrest Where Epinephrine Is Contraindicated Feb 13, 2019
Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors & The Emergency Physician Feb 6, 2019
ST-elevation in aVR: STEMI? Current Evidence Jan 30, 2019
Intranasal Ketamine For Pediatric Pain in the ED Jan 23, 2019
Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Jan 16, 2019
The Myth of Iodine Allergy to Radiocontrast Persists Jan 9, 2019
Fluids For Pediatric DKA Jan 2, 2019
Non-Operative Treatment of Appendicitis: Where Things Currently Stand Dec 26, 2018
Acute Lowering of Very High BP in the ED: Unpredictable & Dangerous Dec 19, 2018
Back or Abdominal Pain May Mean IVC Filter Complication Dec 12, 2018
ECG Double-counting HR = Severe Hyperkalemia Dec 5, 2018
ED Methotrexate for Ectopic Pregnancy: Two Notes of Caution Nov 28, 2018
Diagnosing Pertussis Clinically Nov 21, 2018
ST Elevation in V1-V5? Consider Right Ventricular MI! Nov 14, 2018
Stabilizing the ED Patient With Massive PE Nov 7, 2018
NO FFP For Cirrhotic with High INR Oct 31, 2018
Yes, It Can Still Be Bell’s Palsy Oct 24, 2018
CRAO: Think Of It As A Stroke Oct 17, 2018
Emergent Therapy For Acute-Onset, Severe Hypertension of Pregnancy Oct 10, 2018
A Febrile Infant Has A Viral Infection. What is the Risk for SBI? Oct 3, 2018
The Oculocardiac Reflex Sep 26, 2018
IVDU & Non-specific Back Pain: Get The MRI Sep 19, 2018
It’s Not Septic Shock – It’s SCLS Sep 12, 2018
Angioedema: Anaphylaxis Or C1INH Deficiency? Sep 5, 2018
Isolated Hand Palsy: Consider Acute Ischemic Stroke Aug 29, 2018
Button Battery Ingestion: Honey & Sucralfate Aug 22, 2018
Never Heard of Tianeptine? You Will Aug 15, 2018
Pulmonary Toxicity from Recent Nitrofurantoin Use Aug 8, 2018
ED Management Of The Feared Complications of Aesthetic Dermatology Aug 1, 2018
Opioid-Induced Adrenal Insufficiency Jul 25, 2018
Renal Colic Clinically, but CT Negative. Next Step? Jul 18, 2018
Impetigo? Or Early TSS? Jul 11, 2018
Pleuritis + Cerebral Shunt: Think Infection Jul 4, 2018
Binocular Diplopia – Neuroimaging in the ED Or Just Refer? Jun 27, 2018
Fitz-Hugh–Curtis syndrome: When To Suspect The Diagnosis in the ED Jun 20, 2018
Facial Nerve Palsy - When It’s Not Bell’s Palsy Jun 13, 2018
Acute Cyanide Poisoning – Will You Recognize It? Jun 6, 2018
Learning From Examples of Closed ED Malpractice Claims May 30, 2018
Ketamine for Benzo-Resistant Severe ETOH Withdrawal May 23, 2018
Pitfalls in the Diagnosis of Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infection May 16, 2018
Ketamine For Excited Delirium/Severe Agitation May 9, 2018
Inhaling An Isopropyl Alcohol Pad As An Effective Antiemetic May 2, 2018
Gallstones: Some Things You May Not Know Apr 25, 2018
Frequent ED Users for Alcohol Intoxication Apr 18, 2018
Female Patient with STI? Caution With UTI Diagnosis Apr 11, 2018
Cardioversion Of Stable A. Fib Patients In The ED Apr 4, 2018
Pneumonia on CT, But Not On CXR Mar 28, 2018
Single Dose IM Methadone for Acute Opioid Withdrawal Mar 21, 2018
Strep Pharyngitis – Is Treatment Effective? Mar 14, 2018
Another ED Use For TXA: Hemoptysis Mar 7, 2018
Diarrhea in Young Children: When Do You Test for C. Diff? Feb 28, 2018
hCG Level Trend in Normal Pregnancies Feb 21, 2018
CN3 Palsy in the ED – When is Emergent Imaging Needed? Feb 14, 2018
The Agitated Pediatric ED Patient Feb 7, 2018
Ovarian Torsion & Pregnancy Jan 31, 2018
Spontaneous PTX: Looking Beyond the Usual Jan 24, 2018
Central Retinal Artery Occlusion: Management Varies Jan 17, 2018
Penicillin Allergy Jan 10, 2018
Febrile Child: Healthy, Appears Well, But Neutropenic. Jan 3, 2018
Sickle Cell Disease in the ED – 3 Things Dec 27, 2017
Reversing New Oral Anticoagulants Dec 20, 2017
Empiric Management of Diarrhea? Dec 13, 2017
Testicular Torsion Pain Honeymoon Dec 6, 2017
Check For Ketones In These ED Patients Nov 29, 2017
Evaluate Your Treatment of Status Epilepticus Nov 22, 2017
Notes on PVCs Nov 15, 2017
Less Insulin for Hyperkalemia in the CKD Patient Nov 8, 2017
Periprosthetic Joint Infection (Part 2): Making The Diagnosis Nov 1, 2017
Periprosthetic Joint Infection (Part 1) Oct 25, 2017
ED Patient on Anticoagulation with new VTE: IVC Filter? Oct 18, 2017
Antibiotics & Uncomplicated Skin Abscess Oct 11, 2017
Recognizing Baclofen Pump Complications in the ED Oct 4, 2017
ACS in A Patient Under Age 40? Sep 27, 2017
Pediatric Lethargy, Ataxia? Sep 20, 2017
Don't Remove That Central Line: It May Not Be Malpositioned Sep 13, 2017
Carfentanil Sep 6, 2017
Paracentesis & The Emergency Physician Aug 30, 2017
Benzo Withdrawal in the ED Aug 23, 2017
Diagnosing Acute HIV Infection in the ED Aug 16, 2017
Coma following Cardiac Arrest? Consider NCSE Aug 9, 2017
Limb-Shaking TIA: Not A Seizure Aug 2, 2017
Viral Meningitis Jul 26, 2017
MRI-Negative Acute Ischemic Stroke Jul 19, 2017
Impact of Hospital Admission for TIA Jul 12, 2017
Post-Thrombolytic ICH – What if Blood Products Are Refused? Jul 5, 2017
6 Things Your Colleagues May Not Know - Do You? Jun 28, 2017
It's An Infarct. Not Ischemia. Jun 21, 2017
Pediatric Magnet Ingestion Jun 14, 2017
Atlantoaxial Rotatory Subluxation in Children Jun 7, 2017
CTA Spot Sign May 31, 2017
ED Patient With History Of Ablation for AF? Know This Complication May 24, 2017
Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome – Now You Know May 17, 2017
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome in the ED May 10, 2017
CTA for PE Shows RV Strain – Reliable? Apr 26, 2017
Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome – ED Management Apr 19, 2017
The Subtle STEMI Apr 12, 2017
SCIWORA Apr 5, 2017
Febrile Neonate – What About HSV? Mar 29, 2017
Nonaccidental Trauma Fracture Patterns Mar 22, 2017
ED Patient On Naltrexone. How To Treat Acute Pain? Mar 15, 2017
Intranasal Meds in the ED Mar 8, 2017
Dipstick Negative Dilute Urine – Is A Pediatric UTI Really Excluded? Mar 1, 2017
Benzo-Resistant Alcohol Withdrawal – Now What? Feb 22, 2017
Pediatric SVT In Actual Practice Feb 15, 2017
Intractable Vomiting: Clue In Plain Neck Films Feb 8, 2017
EMTALA & You Feb 1, 2017
Rhabdo & Elevated Liver Enzymes. Significance? Jan 25, 2017
14 Fr Pigtail Catheters For Trauma Jan 18, 2017
The Crashing A Fib Patient in the ED Jan 11, 2017
Recognizing Painless Acute Aortic Dissection in the ED Jan 4, 2017
Ketamine Sedation – Best Practices Dec 28, 2016
IV Ketorolac in the ED: 10 mg Dec 21, 2016
Anal Fissures in the ED Dec 14, 2016
Acute Limb Ischemia Dec 7, 2016
Pelvic Fracture With Hemodynamic Instability: Management? Nov 30, 2016
What Is the Value Of The Initial APAP Level? Nov 23, 2016
Acute Gout – Which Medication To Prescribe? Nov 16, 2016
Midazolam-Induced Paradoxical Reactions Nov 9, 2016
ED Management of Acute Lower GI Bleeding Nov 2, 2016
Pediatric PE Oct 26, 2016
Thrombolysis for Ischemic Stroke during Pregnancy? Oct 19, 2016
ICH Following tPA for Acute Stroke Oct 12, 2016
Detection Times in Urine of Drugs of Abuse Oct 5, 2016
Scombroid Poisoning Or Fish Allergy? Sep 28, 2016
Recurrent (Stump) Appendicitis Sep 21, 2016
Getting A CTA for PE If the IV is Inadequate Sep 14, 2016
Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infection Sep 7, 2016
5 Must-Recognize High-Risk ECG Patterns Aug 31, 2016
EVAR Patients In The ED – Know The Complications Aug 24, 2016
PO Contrast for Abd-Pelvic CT: Current Role? When Is It Needed? Aug 17, 2016
Resist The Temptation To Debride Aug 10, 2016
High BP In The Office: Send to ED. Really? Aug 3, 2016
Acute PE With PEA Jul 27, 2016
Pediatric Laundry Detergent Pod Toxicity Jul 20, 2016
Refractory VFib – Now What? Jul 13, 2016
S/P Ablation for AF? Don’t Miss This Diagnosis Jul 6, 2016
Contrast Extravasation: “Send To The ED” Jun 29, 2016
Missed Diagnoses of Stroke in the ED Jun 22, 2016
Vent Settings Made Easy Jun 15, 2016
Cerebral Venous Thrombosis - When to Suspect it in the ED Jun 8, 2016
Clues To the Cause of Acute Stroke Jun 1, 2016
The Critical ED Patient With Cirrhosis: 7 Things You Need To Know May 25, 2016
Consider This If An Asthmatic Appears Worse May 18, 2016
2016 PEP for HIV After Sexual or IVDA Exposure May 11, 2016
ALTE? Now it’s BRUE May 4, 2016
C. Diff Treatment Update Apr 27, 2016
Bleeding From Trach? Don’t Miss a TIF Apr 20, 2016
6 UTI Myths Apr 13, 2016
Simple Viral Syndrome or Tick-Borne Illness? Apr 6, 2016
Preventing Poisoning-Related Fatalities Mar 30, 2016
Low-Dose CT Protocol For Ureteral Stones Mar 23, 2016
False-Positive Urine Drug Screens Mar 16, 2016
ICD and the Emergency Physician Mar 9, 2016
Rocuronium For RSI: Two Thoughts Mar 2, 2016
Updated Sepsis Definition (SIRS Is Out) Feb 24, 2016
ECPR in the ED: Current Status Feb 17, 2016
Smoke Inhalation - When to Treat for Cyanide Toxicity? Feb 10, 2016
A Diagnosis To Consider Before Rushing to Give the t-PA Feb 3, 2016
Forearm Lacerations in the ED Jan 27, 2016
Updated VTE Guidelines of Interest Jan 20, 2016
Calf DVT - Anticoagulate? The Latest Recommendation Jan 13, 2016
Central Line Insertion: Identifying Malposition in Real Time Jan 6, 2016
Central Line Insertion: Avoiding Malposition Dec 30, 2015
Superficial Thrombophlebitis - Anticoagulate? Dec 23, 2015
CT Sign of Impending AAA Rupture Dec 16, 2015
Diverticulitis - What’s New Dec 9, 2015
Elevated Lipase - Not Pancreatitis Nov 25, 2015
Figuring Out Coma Nov 18, 2015
Reducing DTB Times – Increasing Mortality Nov 11, 2015
Elevated Ammonia, Normal LFT's - Valproic Acid Overdose Nov 4, 2015
Post-Cardiac Arrest Care Oct 28, 2015
Just-Released Updated ACLS Guidelines Oct 21, 2015
Refractory Hypoxemia in the ED Oct 14, 2015
Necrotizing Fasciitis - Making The Diagnosis The First Time Oct 7, 2015
Hemoptysis in the ED - A Temporizing Solution Sep 30, 2015
False Positive Troponin Elevation Sep 23, 2015
The Pregnant Trauma Patient Sep 9, 2015
Recognizing a Pediatric Lithium Battery Ingestion Sep 2, 2015
Stroke Thrombolysis & Acute Angioedema Aug 26, 2015
Facial Numbness - Can it Still Be Bell's Palsy? Aug 19, 2015
VTE In Pregnancy Aug 12, 2015
The Crashing Patient With Pulmonary Hypertension in the ED Aug 5, 2015
Drug-Induced Seizure? Do Not Order Phenytoin Jul 29, 2015
Codeine & Acute Abdominal Pain: Under-Recognized and Easily Treated Jul 22, 2015
UTI - Or Really A Sexually Transmitted Infection? Jul 15, 2015
PCI Following OHCA Even Without ST-Elevation Jul 8, 2015
ACEI-induced Angioedema: Identifying Patients At Greatest Risk Jul 1, 2015
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State: Immediate Insulin is Dangerous Jun 24, 2015
Acetaminophen Poisoning From Therapeutic Dosing - Now What? Jun 17, 2015
Elevated Lactate - Normal AG, Bicarb Jun 10, 2015
Unexpectedly High WBC in a Child – Do A Mega-Workup? Jun 3, 2015
Unprovoked First Seizure - Answering The Questions May 27, 2015
Appendicitis: Antibiotics, Not Surgery? May 20, 2015
Levetiracetam For Status Eplipticus May 13, 2015
Distinguishing LE Cellulitis in the ED From Many Mimcs Apr 29, 2015
C. Diff Infection - Important Treatment Caveats Apr 22, 2015
PE or STEMI? NO. PE AND STEMI Apr 15, 2015
2 Pediatric Ingestions Coming to Your ED Apr 8, 2015
WCT: Easily Nailing VT As The Cause Apr 1, 2015
Avoiding 2 Complications of Central Line Placement Mar 25, 2015
7 Adverse Drug Events To Avoid in ED Patients Mar 18, 2015
Persistent Cough? Why You Should Consider Pertussis Mar 11, 2015
A. Fib in the ED, Part 2: Disposition Mar 4, 2015
A. Fib in the ED, Part 1: Cardioversion for Rhythm Control Feb 25, 2015
TGA - What You Need To Know Feb 18, 2015
Improving Neuro Symptoms - TIA or Not? Feb 11, 2015
Cirrhosis with Infection in the ED - Expert Management Feb 4, 2015
Pseudolithiasis Jan 28, 2015
Spinal Cord Injury - Thoughts To Keep In Mind Jan 14, 2015
7 Things Your Colleagues May Not Know - Do You? Jan 7, 2015
Refractory ETOH Withdrawal? Consider DEX Dec 24, 2014
LVAD? Think GI Bleed Dec 17, 2014
Decreased Influenza Vaccine Efficacy This Year Dec 10, 2014
AAA Found Incidentally in the ED. Now What? Dec 3, 2014
Rethinking Ultrasound for DVT Nov 26, 2014
Thrombocytopenia: Platelet Transfusion for Central Line or LP? Nov 19, 2014
HIV PEP - Is Your Practice Up To Date? Nov 12, 2014
Oral Medication - NOT IM - For ED Agitation Nov 5, 2014
Community-Acquired Pneumonia Oct 29, 2014
Acute Pulmonary Edema – Normal BNP. Why? Oct 15, 2014
Ebola Algorithm for the ED: Rational & Simple Oct 8, 2014
New NSTEMI Guidelines & The EP Oct 1, 2014
3 Things You Need To Know About Variceal Bleeding Sep 24, 2014
Paradigm Shift: NO FFP For Variceal Bleeding with High INR Sep 17, 2014
Incidental PE. Subsegmental PE. Do You Treat? Sep 10, 2014
Antiplatelet Therapy, TBI, and ICH. Transfuse Platelets? Sep 3, 2014
Methadone/Buprenorphine & ED Pain Management Aug 27, 2014
Acute Stroke and the Troponin is Elevated - Significance? Aug 20, 2014
Gadolinium MRI and the Dialysis Patient Aug 13, 2014
Tympanostomy with Discharge – Treatment? Aug 6, 2014
The Asplenic Patient - What it Means For the Emergency Physician Jul 30, 2014
4 Ways to Harm a Critical ED Patient By Doing the “Usual Thing” Jul 23, 2014
False Localizing Spinal Levels – Don’t Get Fooled Jul 16, 2014
Variation In Prescribing of Opioids and Benzodiazepines Jul 9, 2014
Antibiotics for Cutaneous Abscesses? Jul 2, 2014
Cellulitis in the ED: Admit or Outpatient Therapy? Jun 25, 2014
Steroids for acute COPD: UPDATE Jun 18, 2014
Steroids for COPD: What Dose? Jun 11, 2014
Acute Stroke – False Negative MRI Jun 4, 2014
Lactate Shortcomings – Don’t Get Fooled May 28, 2014
Topical TXA – A Myriad of ED Uses May 21, 2014
When To Transfuse? May 14, 2014
The Potential Harm of Oxygen in ED Patients May 7, 2014
Current Management of ICH after tPA Apr 30, 2014
IV Fluids in the Critically Ill Apr 23, 2014
Hymenoptera-Sting Hypersensitivity: Not The Usual Info Apr 16, 2014
Acute Stroke with NIHSS Score of 0 Apr 9, 2014
PPIs: Adverse Effects, Including C. Diff Apr 2, 2014
CAP ICU Admit – Fluoroquinolone or Macrolide? Mar 26, 2014
Is That DVT Acute? Mar 19, 2014
Pediatric Asthma? Use Dexamethasone Mar 12, 2014
There is LVH – But is there a STEMI? Mar 5, 2014
Current Management of Morel-Lavallee lesions Feb 26, 2014
How Much ST-Elevation is ST-Elevation? Feb 19, 2014
V Fib That Won’t Respond – Now What? Feb 12, 2014
Hepatic Encephalopathy – Management in 2014 Feb 5, 2014
Pacemaker/AICD Erosion Jan 29, 2014
Diagnosing Prosthetic Joint Infection in the ED Jan 22, 2014
LVAD Thrombosis in the ED Jan 15, 2014
Acute Liver Failure Jan 8, 2014
2014 Hypertension Management Dec 25, 2013
Pediatric Respiratory Infections – Are You Choosing Wisely? Dec 18, 2013
Role of CK-MB in an Era of High-Sensitivity Troponins? Dec 11, 2013
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Dec 4, 2013
Bleeding And On Dabigatran – Now What? Nov 20, 2013
Drug-Induced Anemia Nov 13, 2013
Ashman’s Phenomenon Nov 6, 2013
TRALI in the ED Oct 30, 2013
Nonviable Pregnancy Early in the 1st Trimester - Part 2 Oct 23, 2013
Diagnosing Nonviable Pregnancy Early in the 1st Trimester Oct 16, 2013
Acute Gouty Arthritis in the ED Oct 9, 2013
Aortoenteric Fistula Oct 2, 2013
To The Cath Lab – In V Fib Sep 25, 2013
Acute Aortic Syndrome Sep 18, 2013
Acute Pancreatitis Sep 11, 2013
ECMO and The Emergency Physician Sep 4, 2013
Severe Sepsis in Kids – Important Differences Aug 28, 2013
Current Estimated Risks of Blood Transfusion Aug 21, 2013
Identifying A Warning Leak Aug 14, 2013
Management of An Elevated INR Aug 7, 2013
Status Epilepticus Jul 31, 2013
Pediatric HHS: Becoming More Frequent Jul 24, 2013
Difficult To Diagnose Pain: An Etiology Jul 3, 2013
Necrotizing Fasciitis Jun 26, 2013
Paralytic Agents for RSI: Fun Facts Jun 19, 2013
Lipid Emulsion Therapy: Current Status Jun 12, 2013
Acute Coronary Syndrome: Current Understanding May 29, 2013
Digoxin Toxicity With Normal Digoxin Levels May 22, 2013
Needle Aspiration & Spontaneous Pneumothorax May 15, 2013
New ATLS: Start Resuscitation Earlier May 8, 2013
Management of Epinephrine-Resistant Anaphylaxis May 1, 2013
The End of Steroids for Acute Spinal Injury? Apr 24, 2013
Acute HIV infection & The Emergency Physician Apr 10, 2013
New Otitis Media Treatment Guidelines Apr 3, 2013
Button-battery Ingestion Mar 27, 2013
Stroke Patients With Rapidly Improving Signs Mar 20, 2013
Needle Thoracostomy: What Location? Mar 13, 2013
New Stroke Guidelines Mar 6, 2013
STEMI-Equivalents Feb 20, 2013
Updated Sepsis Guidelines - Implications for EM Feb 13, 2013
2013 ACCF/AHA STEMI Guidelines: Pearl Part 2 Feb 6, 2013
2013 ACCF/AHA STEMI Guidelines: Pearl Part 1 Jan 30, 2013
CDC Health Advisory: Influenza Antiviral Medications Jan 23, 2013
Acute PE? Just Take This Pill Jan 16, 2013
Bell’s Palsy: Recent Guidelines Jan 9, 2013
A Reminder: PCCs To Reverse New Oral Factor Xa Inhibitors in the ED Jan 2, 2013
Tranexamic Acid Dec 19, 2012
ED Central Line Insertion – Is There an IVC Filter? Dec 12, 2012
Clavicular Fractures – The Shift Towards Operative Management Dec 5, 2012
Diagnosing Cardiac Contusion Nov 28, 2012
Accidental Hypothermia & ECMO Nov 21, 2012
Clostridium difficile Infection Nov 14, 2012
2012 Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Guidelines Nov 7, 2012
How Low Can You Correct An INR With FFP?  Oct 24, 2012
Strokes in Children Oct 17, 2012
Children and Codeine Oct 10, 2012
Acute Sinusitis (Part 2): Treatment Oct 3, 2012
Acute Sinusitis (Part 1): When To Prescribe Antibiotics? Sep 26, 2012
Ischemic Colitis Sep 19, 2012
A Clue to the Presence of PE Aug 29, 2012
Isolated Calf DVT – Anticoagulate? Aug 22, 2012
Update to CDC's STD Treatment Guidelines Aug 15, 2012
Acute Pulmonary Embolism – Discharge Home From the ED Aug 1, 2012
Pitfalls of Opioid Overdose Management Jul 25, 2012
Giving Rhogam To A Man? Jul 18, 2012
Recurrent CA-MRSA Infection? Decolonization Jul 11, 2012
VBG Instead of ABG? Jul 4, 2012
Iodinated Contrast and The Dialysis Patient Jun 27, 2012
Elevated Troponin, Acute SMA Occlusion Jun 20, 2012
Acute Limb Ischemia Jun 13, 2012
NG Lavage for GI Bleeding? Jun 6, 2012
Easily Controlling Post-Hemodialysis Site Hemorrhage May 9, 2012
Pulse Oximetry Latency – Don’t Get Misled May 2, 2012
Emergency Physicians & VAP Apr 25, 2012
“Bath Salts” Apr 18, 2012
Phenobarbital for Alcohol Withdrawal When Benzos Not Available Apr 11, 2012
Postpartum Preeclampsia Apr 4, 2012
3rd CN Palsy – Urgent CTA or MRA Mar 28, 2012
Peripheral Vs. Central Vertigo – 3 Findings More Sensitive Than MRI Mar 14, 2012
Ondansetron: QT Interval Prolongation Mar 7, 2012
SAH & Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema – Avoid Diuresis Feb 29, 2012
Prehospital IM Midazolam for Seizures Feb 22, 2012
Current Treatment for HAE Feb 15, 2012
RSI: Pearls For The Early Steps Feb 8, 2012
NSAIDs, Sulfonylureas, & Hypoglycemia Feb 1, 2012
Migraines and OCPs Jan 25, 2012
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding? NSAIDS! Jan 18, 2012
Abnormal LFT’s? Consider NAFLD Jan 11, 2012
Two EKG Pearls Jan 4, 2012
Umbilical Erythema in the Neonate: A Sign of CMPI Dec 28, 2011
Think Endocarditis in Young Patients With Apparent Stroke Dec 21, 2011
Cocaine-Associated Chest Pain Dec 14, 2011
ED Adherence to AHA Guidelines for BP Management in Acute Stroke Dec 7, 2011
Unilateral Pulmonary Edema Nov 30, 2011
Influenza In a Healthy Person – Antivirals? Nov 16, 2011
Chest Tube in Lung Fissure - What Now? Nov 9, 2011
Repeating a Normal APAP Level? Nov 2, 2011
The Significance Of Outward Remodeling Oct 26, 2011
Peritoneal Dialysis Patients With Peritonitis Oct 19, 2011
Adenosine Oct 12, 2011
Cardiac Tamponade: Don’t Exclude The Diagnosis Because of Normotension Oct 5, 2011
Carotid Artery Dissection Sep 28, 2011
FFP For ACE-Inhibitor Induced Angioedema Sep 21, 2011
Updated Pediatric UTI Guidelines Sep 14, 2011
Reexpansion Pulmonary Edema Sep 7, 2011
Treatment of Smoke Inhalation Aug 31, 2011
False Negative Urine Pregnancy Tests – How? Aug 24, 2011
Updates to Pediatric ACLS Aug 17, 2011
When is ED Thoractomy Futile? Aug 10, 2011
Pediatric Febrile UTI Jul 27, 2011
Use of Cephalosporins in PCN-Allergic Patients Jul 20, 2011
Recent AHA Scientific Statement: Treatment Of Submassive PE Jul 13, 2011
Antibiotics in the ED for UGI Hemorrhage Jul 6, 2011
Painless Acute Aortic Dissection Jun 22, 2011
Current Management of Uncomplicated UTI in Women Jun 8, 2011
Lead aVR: Often Ignored, But Valuable Jun 1, 2011
Type 2 Diabetes Presenting as DKA May 25, 2011
Current Management of Acute ITP May 18, 2011
Reducing An Intestinal Prolapse May 11, 2011
Acute Sinusitis: Viral or Bacterial? May 4, 2011
New LBBB: Still An Indication For Reperfusion Therapy? Apr 27, 2011
Infectious Mononucleosis Apr 20, 2011
Treatment of Extravasation Apr 13, 2011
Retroperitoneal Hemorrhage Apr 6, 2011
Acute Floaters/Flashes: Retinal Detachment? Mar 30, 2011
One Pill Can Kill Mar 23, 2011
ED Intubation of the Obese Patient - Propoer Position Mar 16, 2011
Upper Extremity DVT Mar 9, 2011
Accounting for the Negative Benzodiazepine Urine Drug Screen Mar 2, 2011
Streptococcal Pharyngitis Feb 23, 2011
Advanced Management of DVT Feb 16, 2011
Digoxin Toxicity & Hyperkalemia - IV Calcium? Feb 9, 2011
Dabigatran Feb 2, 2011
Antihypertensive Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke Jan 26, 2011
Aseptic Meningitis? Consider This Diagnosis Jan 19, 2011
Pediatric Intubation: Cuffed Or Uncuffed? Jan 12, 2011
Think Endocarditis in Young Patients With Apparent Stroke Jan 5, 2011
Procainamide Is Back Dec 29, 2010
STEMI: Fibrinolysis or PCI? Dec 22, 2010
Optimal Position for Pediatric LP Dec 15, 2010
A Unique Complication of RV Infarction Dec 8, 2010
Deterioration After Intubation for Asthma Dec 1, 2010
Vent Settings In The Post-Cardiac Arrest Period Nov 24, 2010
Exhaled CO2 Detectors – False Negative Readings Nov 17, 2010
First Line Therapy For Hyperemesis Gravidarum Nov 10, 2010
Cardioversion of Recent Onset A Fib in the ED Nov 3, 2010
Key Changes: The 2010 ACLS Guidelines Oct 27, 2010
Serotonin Syndrome – State of the Art Oct 20, 2010
Identifying A Posterior MI For Reperfusion Therapy Oct 6, 2010
Acute CHF with Prosthetic Heart Valve Sep 29, 2010
When Does A Traumatic Pneumothorax NOT Need a Chest Tube? Sep 22, 2010
Management of ICH Sep 1, 2010
Prescribing Steroids in the ED for Asthma Aug 25, 2010
Urine Drug Screens Aug 18, 2010
Consider Ultrasound As the Test of 1st Choice for PE Jul 21, 2010
PMN's may predominate in the CSF in early aseptic meningitis Jul 14, 2010
When to Consider Oral Contrast For Appendicitis CT Scan Jul 7, 2010
Stroke Thrombolysis: Unique Exclusion Criteria for the 3 - 4.5 Hour Window Jun 30, 2010
Early CT Signs of Ischemic Stroke Jun 23, 2010
Diagnosing Infectious Mononucleosis Jun 16, 2010
Acute Pericarditis: Colchicine Jun 9, 2010
ED Management of SAH: State-Of-The-Art Jun 2, 2010
Prothrombin Complex Concentrates to Reverse Warfarin Anticoagulation May 26, 2010
Febrile Neutropenia in the ED May 19, 2010
Cardiac CT in the Emergency Department May 12, 2010
When RSI Can Kill A Patient May 5, 2010
Delayed Sequence Intubation Apr 28, 2010
Proper Dosing of RSI Drugs In The Obese Adult Apr 21, 2010
Proper Position of A Central Line Apr 7, 2010
Pericarditis - When to Admit? Mar 31, 2010
t-PA For Stroke, Part 2: Practical Considerations Mar 17, 2010
ICH Management After Stroke Thrombolysis Mar 10, 2010
BNP: Important Caveats Mar 3, 2010
Pericarditis & Serum Troponin Elevation Feb 24, 2010
Beware Of Chest Pain That Radiates To The Right Arm Feb 10, 2010
Fluroquinolones, Benzodiazepines & CNS Toxicity Feb 3, 2010
Radiocontrast, Iodine, and Seafood Allergies Jan 27, 2010
Acetaminophen, Warfarin, And Elevated INR Jan 20, 2010
Management of Rhabdomyolysis Jan 13, 2010
Diagnosing SAH - Negative CT: MRI Instead of LP? Jan 6, 2010
Is A Right Ventricular Infarction Present? Dec 30, 2009
Acute Stroke, Neuroimaging, and Thrombolysis Dec 23, 2009
Pulmonary Embolism & Pregnancy Dec 16, 2009
Preventing Misplacement of a Subclavian Central Line Dec 9, 2009
Do Acute Stroke Patients Need Telemetry Admission? Dec 2, 2009
Send off that Urine for Culture! Nov 25, 2009
SLE & Premature CAD: Have A Low Threshold Nov 18, 2009
Treatment of Accidental Injection of Epinephrine into a Digit Nov 11, 2009
Sick Patient With Inferior STEMI? Consider This Diagnosis Nov 4, 2009
H1N1 - Clarifying Who Needs Treatment Oct 28, 2009
An Unappreciated Risk Factor For PE Oct 21, 2009
Blue Toe Syndrome - It Can Be Subtle in the ED Oct 14, 2009