Category Archives: Infectious Disease

  1. The Role of Head CT in the Diagnosis of Bacterial Meningitis

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    August 22, 2017 by Casey Carr

    To CT or Not to CT – That is the Question By: Hai Le, MS4 Case Presentation Mr. X is …
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  2. Swimmer’s Dermatitis

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    July 7, 2017 by Agnes Usoro

    By: Agnes Usoro Review Question Patient arrives in your ED with an erythematous papular rash after swimming in a pond, …
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  3. What’s the Evidence? Corticosteroids in Sepsis?

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    December 1, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Nick Rademacher, MD Surviving Sepsis Suggestions 1  Do not use steroids unless refractive to BOTH fluids and vasopressor therapy. …
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  4. Back to Basics: Infectious Flexor Tenosynovitis (FTS)

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    September 29, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Carr, MD Definition Inflammation of a tendon and its synovial sheath. Most commonly in hand and wrist. Can …
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  5. Back to Basics: Periorbital Cellulitis versus Orbital Cellulitis

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    September 3, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Carr, MD Infections of the eye in the pediatric patient need quick and proper diagnosis as there is …
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  6. Medical Minute Recap: Antifungals

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    September 1, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Shaughn Keating, MD True Pathogenic Fungi- Usually need high index of suspicion and travel to endemic area +/- BAL …
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  7. Medical Minute: Evidence-Based Management of Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis (ABRS) in Children and Adults

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    July 22, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Wilson, MD IDSA Guidelines: COCHRANE Systematic Review, 1980 – 2011 Cost Analysis: Total direct healthcare costs attributed to bacterial …
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