Category Archives: Neurology

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Medical Minute: Cervical (carotid and vertebral) artery dissections

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    January 2, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Marrissa Baker, MD Case: A 55 year-old male with a history of CAD s/p CABG, DM, left fem-pop bypass …
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  10. Bolus of LR: Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

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    July 16, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

    Glossopharyngeal neuralgia, also known as Vagoglossopharyngeal neuralgia is a less common neuralgia than Trigeminal NnuralgiaWhat is it? It is characterized …
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