Tue, 09/28/2021 - 5:11am

A 63 year old male arrives via EMS in acute respiratory distress. Medics note he is in atrial fibrillation with a heart rate in the 150s. You ponder the age old question as you walk to the resuscitation bay: "Is the high heart rate causing the respiratory distress or vice versa?"

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Mon, 09/27/2021 - 5:00am

A quick chart to review the basics of CPAP vs BiPAP

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Wed, 09/22/2021 - 9:10am



A 51 yo female presents with abdominal pain



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Tue, 09/21/2021 - 5:11am

Most patients presenting to the ED with a headache have a simple primary headache: tension, migraine, or cluster. Detecting the "other" etiolgies for headache, which can result in neurologic devastation or death, is often a diagnostic challenge. He we give some quick hits for one of the "can't miss" headaches, how it presents, and how to diagnose it.

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Mon, 09/20/2021 - 5:00am

Quick up to date (2021) run down on how to treat common sexually transmitted infections seen in the emergency department! 

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Sat, 09/18/2021 - 11:45pm
Wed, 09/15/2021 - 1:49pm

A 56 yo F w/ hx of DM presents to the ED w/ several days of intermittent R sided headache associated with photophobia, blurry vision, nausea and myalgias. 

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Sat, 09/11/2021 - 10:00pm
Wed, 09/08/2021 - 9:54am

A 76 yo female presents with right elbow pain after a fall.

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Tue, 09/07/2021 - 5:11am

11-year-old boy previously health who presents with testicular pain. He had sudden onset of pain that started 6 hours ago. He rates it 8/10, states it has been constant since then and is non-radiating. He denies dysuria and similar pain in the past. He further denies testicular trauma and recent fevers. He had one episode of emesis while in the waiting room.

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