1. Cricoid Pressure

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    September 5, 2017 by Casey Carr

    Life-saving maneuver or just a pain in the neck? By: Lauren Klinker, MS4 Cricoid pressure, also known as the Sellick …
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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. Procedure of the Month: Gastrointestinal Balloon Tamponade Placement

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    August 17, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Casey Carr Rarely used today due to the widespread availability of endoscopy and significant complications. Balloon tamponade should be …
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  5. 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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  6. Don’t Be Thrown for a Loop: Know Your Diuretics!

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    August 10, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Ben Iredell, PharmD Commonly used in the ED setting, loop diuretics are versatile medications, and are used for a …
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  7. Medical Minute: Early Stylet Removal in Lumbar Puncture

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    August 3, 2017 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Derrick Ashong Adopted from: Brad Sobolewski Clinical Pearl: Early stylet removal (after going deep to the dermis) is a …
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