Browsing: December 2019

Ventilator alarms can be the first sign of an acute process and should be addressed immediately. It’s important to understand basic troubleshooting and move beyond DOPES when managing vent alarms.
Think teaching might be your thing? Dr. Breanne Jaqua gives you a look at a day in the life of an academic, a few CV keys, rewarding teaching tools, and more.
New EM Resident Editor-in-Chief Priyanka Lauber reviews her history with EMRA and looks forward to her new role.
Residency is almost over. Where to go next? Contemplate along with Dr. Matthew Trifan.
A look at this option for delivering supplemental oxygen in patients experiencing hypoxemic respiratory failure in emergency care.
Investigate the pressure of this tangled case of a patient with a limb-threatening injury at first discharged home in the absence of a fracture.
Hark! Get ready to investigate the details of this case of a 14-year-old who presented with a 3-week history of right neck swelling and pain.
This condition typically presents acutely as a subcutaneous band on the dorsal penis, often accompanied by pain. The prevalence is estimated to be approximately 1.4%, but it's thought to be under-repo
A 53-year-old male with unknown past medical history presents by EMS after a syncopal episode, acute shortness of breath, chest pain, and altered mental status. His initial vital signs are notable for
Rib fractures - what a pain. Look into this regional nerve block that can help affected patients in your ED.