Posts from the ‘Emergency medicine and critical care’ Category
— Cliff Reid (@cliffreid) October 1, 2015
FOAM version of Natalie May’s talk at #RCEM15 in Manchester on using social media to keep up-to-date in Emergency Medicine.
— Anesthesiology News (@anesthesianews) September 30, 2015
Quick tutorial video on simple clinical questions in prehospital emergency medicine http://youtu.be/oPdS8_QvUM0
If you were interested in Forget ACLS Guidelines when dealing with Pulseless Electric Activity Part 1 here is the Part 2 of the presentation. In Part 1 we discussed about diagnosis and diagnostic tools. Here are suggested alternative way to evaluate and treat patients with PEA. As usual all your comments will be welcome.
Air Care Grand Rounds What do I need to assess before I load this patient in the heli? * Does your patient need plastic? (ETT, needle/finger thoracostomy) o Get breath sounds / anticipate your possible interventions you may need * Is your patient in shock? o Don’t have a lactate? Hyperglycemia in the absence of diabetes, thirst and diaphoresis should lend you towards ‘yes’
Source: Grand Rounds Recap 9/16
Not one but two IOs into single humerus!
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