Category Archives: Critical Care

  1. Highlighting Updates to Sepsis Identification and Management

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    June 12, 2018 by Agnes Usoro

    By now, we’ve all heard about Sepsis and understand the significant public health burden sepsis plays in our society . …
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  2. Blood Pressure Management in CVA

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    May 8, 2018 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Derrick Ashong   Hypertensive Emergency Ischemic Stroke w/ TPA Treatment (IV or IA)A Ischemic Stroke w/o TPA treatment Hemorrhagic …
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  3. Pediatric Airway Series: Part 4 – The Difficult Airway

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    February 13, 2018 by Agnes Usoro

    What is a Difficult Airway? The American Society of Anesthesiologists defines a difficult airway as one in which there is: …
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  4. Pediatric Airway Series: Part 3 – Time to Intubate!

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    December 12, 2017 by Agnes Usoro

    Decision has been made to Intubate. What now? There are “7 P’s” for Intubation to help outline a step-wise approach …
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  5. Bicarbonate in cardiac arrest

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    December 5, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Casey Carr The Background The routine use of sodium bicarbonate during cardiac arrest and respiratory acidemia has been increasingly …
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  6. Propofol in Alcohol Withdrawal

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    November 8, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Casey Carr Pathophysiology of Alcohol Withdrawal: Prolonged and frequent consumption of alcohol (GABA agonist) results in the down regulation …
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  7. Pediatric Airway Series: Part 2 – Preparing for Intubation

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    October 10, 2017 by Agnes Usoro

    Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) should be utilized to prevent Intubation NIV in the pediatric population has really only been studied with …
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