Category Archives: Neurology

  1. Neurological Prognosis After Cardiac Arrest

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    August 29, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Casey Carr The Question: What are accurate predictors of neurologic recovery in comatose patients after cardiac arrest who have …
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  2. 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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  3. Spinal Shock vs Neurogenic Shock

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    August 15, 2017 by jtreb

    Chalkie Studebaker is a 45yo male s/p motorcycle crash. He comes to your ED via EMS. Upon arrival, patient is …
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  4. Medical Minute Recap: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

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    November 5, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By Sharon Bord, MDWhat is it? Formerly known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Common neuropathic pain condition Arises from trauma of …
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  5. Medical Minute Recap: Blunt Cerebrovascular Injury (BCVI)

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    November 3, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Shaughn Keating, MD Incidence ~1 of 1,000 (0.1%) patients hospitalized for trauma in the United States  Up to 1% …
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  6. What’s the Evidence? Corticosteroids for Migraine

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    September 17, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By Casey Carr, MD Summary: Evidence suggests that corticosteroids, specifically dexamethasone, is not an effective drug for migraine termination. However, …
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  7. Medical Minute: Pneumorrhachis

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    July 23, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By Michael Ehmann, MD MPH MS Images courtesy of Michael Ehmann, MD I.                Definition a.      Air within the spinal canal b.     …
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