Category Archives: Trauma

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Spotlight on Disasters: Crush Injuries

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    October 6, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    On behalf of the Johns Hopkins Disaster FAST Submitted by: David Scordino, MD and Christina Catlett, MD Crush injuries and other …
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  4. Medical Minute: Police vs Paramedics – transport of patients with penetrating trauma

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    August 18, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

     By Amanda Crichlow, MD CASE 23 yo male sustains a gunshot wound to his chest. 911 was called 5 mins …
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  5. Medical Minute: Review of a clinical decision rule for CT imaging in pediatric head injuries: PECARN

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    July 8, 2014 by dailybolusoflr

    By Marrissa Baker, MD ·         Aims to identify children presenting after head injury with GCS 14-15 who are at low …
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  6. Daily Bolus of LR: Mandibular Dislocation

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    January 12, 2012 by dailybolusoflr

    Mandibular Dislocation   ·         Can occur in anterior, posterior, lateral or superior direction o   Anterior is the most common and …
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  7. Daily Bolus of LR: Classes of Hemorrhagic Shock

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    January 12, 2012 by dailybolusoflr

    Classes of Hemorrhagic Shock 1. Class I Hemorrhage (EBL 0-15%)Normotensive, normal RR, HR <100, minimal symptoms(perhaps slightly anxious)2. Class 2 …
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