Month: August 2018

Total eclipse of the heart

Written by Pendell Meyers A male in his late 50s had sudden chest pain radiating to the left side and back, with nausea and diaphoresis as well as bilateral finger tingling sensation. He drove himself to the Emergency Department. Here is his ECG on arrival at 11:33 am (unclear whether pain was persistent at this

Handtevy for EMS

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Podcast #110 – IO Devices and Lab Values

I​​ntraosseous (IO) devices are traditionally used in the initial stages of resuscitation when peripheral intravenous (IV) access is not readily obtainable.  This can happen for a variety of reasons such as edema, burns, obesity, or IV drug abuse among others.  Although ultrasound can be used to obtain peripheral or central venous access, the most rapid route

LITFL Review 345

Life in the Fast Lane • LITFL • Medical Blog Life in the Fast Lane • LITFL • Medical Blog – Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog Welcome to the 345th LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs from the webbed world of emergency

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