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Sudden dyspnea: Abnormal CXR? November 18, 2011
A. Fib and Severe Back Pain November 4, 2011
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: In the ED & In the OR October 14, 2011
Eye Injury - What Complication is of Concern? September 30, 2011
"Purple Spots" After Chickenpox September 16, 2011
Right Tongue Angioedema Following rt-PA for Acute Stroke September 2, 2011
Electrical Injury August 19, 2011
Television Vs. Forehead: Is This Sign Pathognomonic? August 5, 2011
Remarkable Stab Wound to the Chest July 22, 2011
An Important Wrist Injury - How Would You Proceed? July 8, 2011
Penile Fracture: ED & Intraoperative Photos Make Clear The Injury June 24, 2011
Post-Intubation Chest X-ray: ETT OK? June 10, 2011
What Happened to the PICC Line? May 27, 2011
Heroin. Ptosis. Intubated. Diagnosis? May 13, 2011
This Abdominal Finding Was Incorrectly Attributed To Trauma April 29, 2011
Scalp Swelling - Proper Management? April 15, 2011
Can You Explain The New Finding on the 2nd CXR in the ED? April 1, 2011
Routine Abscess in the ED? Unexpected X-ray Findings March 18, 2011
VIDEO: ED Bedside Echo of Aortic Dissection March 4, 2011
VIDEO: Painful Red Eye February 18, 2011
VIDEO: Opsoclonus February 4, 2011
Would you have inserted a Chest Tube? January 21, 2011
Frostbite January 7, 2011
VIDEO: Diagnosing Vertigo From a Central Cause December 17, 2010
Giant Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm December 3, 2010
Misplaced Central Line? No! November 19, 2010
Acute 6th Cranial Nerve Palsy - Cause? November 5, 2010
A Punch to the Eye - An Emergent ED Procedure October 22, 2010
Unable to Ventilate this Trauma Patient: What is Your Next Step? October 8, 2010
Headache, Chemosis, Proptosis. Diagnosis? September 24, 2010
"But The Patient Looked So Stable!" September 10, 2010
This Is the Classic ED Presentation of What Disorder? August 27, 2010
A Potpourri Of Recent Cases August 13, 2010
Rash, Cough, Abnormal CXR July 30, 2010
MRSA & ED Healthcare Workers July 16, 2010
A Guide Wire Makes A Shocking Reappearance July 2, 2010
This ED EKG & CXR Suggest An Important Diagnosis June 18, 2010
Remarkable CXR in the ED - What Do You Think Is Going On? June 4, 2010
Cervical Emphysema After Visiting the Dentist May 21, 2010
An Impressive CT: Orbital Apex Syndrome May 7, 2010
"The Pharmacy Said My Blood Pressure Is High" April 23, 2010
A Simple Case of Acute Urinary Retention? NO! April 9, 2010
A Time-Dependent Injury in the ED March 26, 2010
Why are "entrance" and "exit" burns a misnomer? March 12, 2010
Painful Lesion Behind the Ear - Treatment? February 26, 2010
NOT Child Abuse February 5, 2010
A Simple Case of Parotitis? January 22, 2010
Confusion & Green Urine - Diagnosis? January 8, 2010
Severe HA, Normal Exam, LP & CT - Concerned? December 25, 2009
A Real Hernia? December 11, 2009
"No Way I Could Be Pregnant" November 27, 2009
A lumbar injury - more serious than initially suspected November 13, 2009
The Perils of ED Thoracostomy - Two Chest X-ray Cases From the ED October 30, 2009
Unable To Look Up or Down with the Left Eye. Why? October 16, 2009
Acute Hip Pain - Normal X-ray October 2, 2009
An Unexpected Diagnosis - A Thorough Exam Saves the Day September 18, 2009
What Does this EKG Show? What Caused It? September 4, 2009
An Eruption Often Misdiagnosed. Would you admit this patient? August 21, 2009
Head Trauma & Sudden Deterioration - Normal Head CT August 7, 2009
Acute Arm Pain & Discoloration July 24, 2009
Just Another Diaper Dermatitis? July 10, 2009
A simple abscess? Why was the consultant upset? June 26, 2009
Where Is That Pacemaker? June 12, 2009
A Life-Threatening Rash May 29, 2009
Embolized Bullet May 15, 2009
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy May 1, 2009
Visible Gallbladder - What is this Sign? April 17, 2009
Orange Urine and Purple Hands April 3, 2009
Chest Tube in the Liver! March 20, 2009
Agonizing Foot Pain - Proper ED Treatment Can Be Limb-Saving March 6, 2009
A Interesting Tachycardia in the ED February 20, 2009
A Most Interesting Fracture February 13, 2009
Wide Complex Tachycardia: What Was The Intervention? February 6, 2009
Looks Can Be Deceiving January 30, 2009
3rd ED Visit in 36 Hours for a Postdural Puncture Headache January 16, 2009
Neck Trauma and Facial Edema: A Panicked Boy Screaming "I Can't See!" January 9, 2009
Don't Forget About the Aorta! January 2, 2009
Severe Headache & Propotsis - What Are Your Thoughts? December 19, 2008
"My Belly Is Jumping!" - What is this Syndrome? December 12, 2008
Rebar Vs. Head: Awake & Talking in the ED December 5, 2008
Groin I & D? This is NOT an Abscess! November 28, 2008
Pneumocephalus? November 21, 2008
Acute Respiratory Distress, A Language Barrier, and A Clue November 7, 2008
Stab Wound with Evisceration October 24, 2008
It Is Essential the EP Suspect The Diagnosis From the CXR October 10, 2008
Severe Pharyngitis? October 3, 2008
What Drained from this Chest Tube? September 26, 2008
Nursing Home Patients With Purple Urine? September 19, 2008
Crying Infant - A Reminder September 12, 2008
High Pressure Injection Injury September 5, 2008
Triage Complaint: "Can You Remove This From My Head?" August 22, 2008
Sudden Flushing in a 4 Year Old August 8, 2008
Door Handle Vs. Face - How Did It End Up There? July 25, 2008
An Impressive ECG - What is the Diagnosis? June 27, 2008
Pneumothorax - Pneumoscrotum! June 20, 2008
Acute Testicular Infarct (But Not Torsion) June 13, 2008
HTN in the ED: A Medical Mystery June 6, 2008
What Is This Umbilical Lesion? What Is Its Clinical Significance? May 9, 2008
A Pruritic Rash in the ED - The Mystery Solved With a Simple Question May 2, 2008
Pediatric Hip Pain - "Normal" X-ray Stumps the MD April 11, 2008
Facial Infection? No - What is this Sign? April 4, 2008
"Worst Headache" CT Scan at 2 am - What Would You Do? March 28, 2008
Sudden Hypotension After Intubation March 7, 2008
Abdominal Veins: NOT Caput Medusae February 29, 2008
Blunt Eye Injury - What Is The Diagnosis and When To Fix It? February 22, 2008
A Medical Mystery - Bradycardia February 15, 2008
A Complication Of Central Line Insertion February 8, 2008
Severe dyspnea: Patient's photo makes the diagnosis February 1, 2008
An Important ECG: Would you Administer Either Adenosine or Amiodarone? January 25, 2008
VIDEO: "Weird Discomfort In My Chest" January 18, 2008
VIDEO: Fever, Petechiae & A Diagnostic Study January 11, 2008
Severe leg pain & swelling: ED treatment? January 4, 2008
The nurse observes a discoloration, the key to the diagnosis December 28, 2007
The ED Staff Could Not Believe the X-ray! December 21, 2007
The Blue Dot Sign December 14, 2007
What diagnosis was the EP entertaining? November 30, 2007
Blue Sclerae! November 23, 2007
Catamenial Pneumothorax November 9, 2007
What is the Cause of this Boy's Speech Difficulty? November 2, 2007
Jugular Thrombophlebitis - Can You Name This Diagnosis? October 26, 2007
Saturday Night Arm Injury October 19, 2007
Acute Diplopia - Imaging Required? October 5, 2007
Why do these zoster lesions cross the midline? September 28, 2007
Gun Shot to Thigh - Normal Pulses: Now What? September 21, 2007
A Fall While Drunk - What Complication Is Of Concern? September 7, 2007
Prosthetic Hip Dislocation in the ED August 31, 2007
2 Diabetics with Abdominal Pain: Subtle KUB's Make the Diagnosis August 24, 2007
Not a dental abscess - look INSIDE the mouth! August 10, 2007
Hand Laceration - Just What Bone is That? August 3, 2007
Does This Shoulder X-Ray Tell You Why He Fell? July 27, 2007
Another Headache in the ED - Got the CT Because her HMO is Difficult July 20, 2007
A Frightening Reminder July 6, 2007
Struck by forklift - What is this lesion? June 29, 2007
VIDEO: Triceps Tendon Rupture Ultrasound June 22, 2007
Antibiotics or Right to the OR? June 15, 2007
The Patient Wants Treatment For Raynaud's! June 1, 2007
VIDEO: Luxatio Erecta Reduction May 18, 2007
A Swollen Thumb and PCN Allergy May 4, 2007
KUB in the ED: Contraceptive Failure! April 20, 2007
A little puncture? Incredible skull X-rays! April 13, 2007
VIDEO: Pneumothorax Catheter Insertion March 30, 2007
"My Arm Is Stuck Over My Head" March 23, 2007
Quincke's Disease March 9, 2007
A resident sustains an epidural hematoma while on duty February 23, 2007
Deep Frostbite Injury: Thrombolysis? February 16, 2007
Button Battery Nasal Impaction - Urgent Removal is Imperative February 9, 2007
"My Pacemaker Feels Funny" February 2, 2007
ICH With Elevated INR - What Do You Do? January 26, 2007
Acute leg pain & discoloration following recent MI January 19, 2007
Would you recognize and properly manage this potentially fatal eruption? January 12, 2007
"Why Is There a Bump In Her Mouth?" December 29, 2006
A Hypotensive Trauma Patient Could Not Be Paralyzed December 22, 2006
Trauma X-ray Findings Rarely Seen in the ED December 8, 2006
Diabetic Abdominal Pain: 2 KUB's October 27, 2006
All He Said At Triage: "My Hands Are Throbbing" October 20, 2006
St. Anthony's Fire September 22, 2006
Remember that patient with the chest tube?...... September 8, 2006
Palpable Neck Swelling - What Do You Tell Her? August 25, 2006
VIDEO: Paradoxical Breathing August 11, 2006
VIDEO: Achilles Tendon Rupture - Could This Have Been Avoided? August 4, 2006
Unresponsive patient found with abdominal wall lesions July 28, 2006
An Unconsolable Infant July 21, 2006
An interesting EKG phenomenon suggests the diagnosis July 7, 2006
Scalded Skin Syndrome or Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis? June 23, 2006
Do you recognize this important childhood disease? June 16, 2006
"My Eye Is Falling Out!" June 9, 2006
Ascites, Umbilical Hernia, Evisceration April 14, 2006
Acute arm pain & discoloration: What is the cause? April 7, 2006
Pericardiocentesis - Thinking Outside the Box March 31, 2006
Subtle X-ray Findings - What Was The Original Injury? March 3, 2006
Another Easy Miss on a Busy Night February 24, 2006
ED Treatment is Often Too Aggressive February 10, 2006
Lightning Injury! January 13, 2006
A Dramatic Depressed Skull Fracture January 6, 2006
Spontaneous Paracentesis December 30, 2005
Painful Leg Lesions in the ED....Cause? December 23, 2005
Unusual skin changes during a pediatric seizure - Have you seen this? December 9, 2005
VIDEO CASE: An Incredibly High Total CPK! December 2, 2005
Stab Wounds to Chest and Back - An Interesting Injury November 25, 2005
Stab Wounds to the Neck October 28, 2005
While an Emergency Physician sleeps off a night shift, his son gets impaled....... October 7, 2005
Gunshot to the Scrotum September 30, 2005
One Patient With Many Manifestations of Herpes Zoster Opthalmicus September 23, 2005
CXR in a Trauma Patient: Be Prepared! September 9, 2005
Ruptured Globes! September 2, 2005
VIDEO: An Incredible Case of Pericarditis August 12, 2005
Smoking With the Oxygen On! July 29, 2005
Strangulation Injury July 1, 2005
Necrotizing Fasciitis and Myositis June 24, 2005
How would you treat these HFl burns? June 17, 2005
Can you appreciate the importance of these EKG changes? June 10, 2005
Rash and joint pain; did her antibiotic play a role? April 29, 2005
VIDEO: Sunday Morning Arm Weakness April 15, 2005
EpiPen Injector THROUGH the thumb! April 8, 2005
Pediatric Abdominal Pain: Knee Films are Diagnostic March 31, 2005
Septic Knee - Interesting Clinical Questions March 25, 2005
Respect the Physical Exam! February 4, 2005
A Vision-Saving Procedure in the ED January 21, 2005
A Second Diagnosis in the ED January 7, 2005
SLIDESHOW: An Unusual ED Procedure December 17, 2004
An Important Wrist Injury in the ED December 10, 2004
VIDEO: Weakness & Myalgias December 3, 2004
Impressive Chest X-ray - What is your next step? November 26, 2004
It was not ringworm....what is the diagnosis? November 12, 2004
Abdominal Cellulitis? November 5, 2004
Excruciating Finger Pain October 22, 2004
A Jump in the Snow October 8, 2004
Ideally, ED treatment should be started upon recognition of these lesions October 1, 2004
A significant foot injury in the ED August 13, 2004
An Easy Miss on a Busy Night July 23, 2004
Would You I&D This Finger? July 2, 2004
Appropriate disposition of this patient? June 11, 2004
VIDEO: A Fascinating PE May 28, 2004
VIDEO Case: Facial Droop & Diplopia April 30, 2004
Chest x-ray after high speed MVA March 12, 2004
2 Important Knee Injuries February 6, 2004
Cyanotic Toes? January 23, 2004
Chest Wall Trauma December 12, 2003
A Reminder to be Diligent December 5, 2003
A run-in with a tree branch November 28, 2003
Hand Tumors in the ED - Subtle & Not So Subtle November 14, 2003
The Amazing Log Splitter Case October 17, 2003
Hair Tourniquet Syndrome October 3, 2003
A 2nd ED visit for a painful, red foot September 26, 2003
Toothache & Swelling: A panicked patient September 19, 2003
Not an Ankle Dislocation August 29, 2003
Suddenly missing denture August 1, 2003
Likely cause of his seizure? June 27, 2003
Iron Overdose May 23, 2003
Impressive Facial Ecchymoses - What diagnosis is of concern? February 7, 2003
Epinephrine injected into the thumb January 31, 2003
Would you I&D this finger? January 24, 2003
An unusual impaled foreign body in the foot November 8, 2002
Small Pox Vaccination: Expect such adverse events October 4, 2002
Startling Skin Lesions September 6, 2002
The importance of serial EKGs August 2, 2002
Signifant Shoulder Injury - Subtle Radiographic Findings July 12, 2002
A Scary Rash in the ED June 28, 2002
AUDIO: An interesting acute aphasia May 17, 2002
VIDEO: Epidural Hematoma - Remarkably, the patient arrived with a video of the injury! May 3, 2002
Lionfish Sting! April 5, 2002
VIDEOS: Interesting Case of an acutely painful and swollen eye March 15, 2002
A wise decision to intubate before transfer February 22, 2002
VIDEO Case: How to treat this infected cat bite? February 8, 2002
An ankle injury with an important lesson February 1, 2002
Several clues and classic X-rays confirm the suspected cause of these swollen wrists January 18, 2002
VIDEO case: Headache for one year January 11, 2002
Second visit for a hand laceration November 30, 2001
Severe coughing with before and after Chest X-rays October 12, 2001
Limes, Oranges, and a rash in the ED! September 14, 2001
A 10 year-old boy's stridor is explained by his remarkable neck x-rays July 20, 2001
Dice ingestion: So what is the concern? July 13, 2001
Would you prescribe antibiotics for this "obviously infected" lesion? July 6, 2001
Acute dyspnea - but not CHF June 29, 2001
A graphic foot lesion in the setting of acute confusion June 15, 2001
Interesting ocular findings May 25, 2001
Blunt Trauma - An Elevated Hemidiaphragm March 30, 2001
A red eye - in the sitting position March 23, 2001
An unexpected finding on the KUB reveals the diagnosis March 9, 2001
Fortunately, the emergency physician did not give the diltiazem February 23, 2001
Diagnosing the Sore Throat: 2 Interesting Lateral Neck X-rays from the ED February 9, 2001
Remember that patient with chest pain yesterday?................. February 2, 2001
A simple coin ingestion. Or is it? December 8, 2000
VIDEO Case: Sudden onset of ocular bleeding December 1, 2000
Review the X-ray...How would you manage this distressed chld? November 24, 2000
A subtle yet significant X-ray finding in the Knee November 17, 2000
The astute emergency physician suspected the diagnosis from the EKG November 3, 2000
Two interesting rhythms from recent ED visits October 13, 2000
A Subtle EKG September 22, 2000
A severe rash......what is the diagnosis? What is the cause? August 4, 2000
Similar Fractures. Similar Treatment? July 28, 2000
An Interesting CXR following CPR July 21, 2000
Actual EKG's of patients with missed acute MI from the April NEJM study July 14, 2000
A difficult EKG July 7, 2000
Acute stomatitis: Viral like his son? June 30, 2000
A young man presents with syncope and suddenly arrests. Can you diagnose the rhythm strip? June 9, 2000
What is wrong with this pacemaker? April 28, 2000
Did coronary ischemia really cause his syncope? April 14, 2000
Why was the orthopedic surgeon annoyed? April 7, 2000
A Painful Hip March 31, 2000
Pediatric Lateral Neck Films: Test Your Skill March 17, 2000