Strong Ion Difference

Strong Ion Difference – The quantitative approach to acid-base chemistry is also known as the physicochemical method or the Stewart approach The post Strong Ion Difference appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane. Go to Source Author: Dr Chris Nickson Powered by WPeMatico

Gizmo Idolatry

Gizmo idolatry refers to the general implicit conviction that a more technological approach is intrinsically better than one that is less technological unless, or perhaps even if, there is strong evidence to the contrary. The post Gizmo Idolatry appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane. Go to Source Author: Dr Chris Nickson Powered by

ECG of the Week – 26th November 2018 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from a 67 yr old male who presented following an episode of syncope. He had a recent hospital admission for dizziness. Click to enlarge Rate: 60 bpm Rhythm: Sinus arrhythmia Axis: LAD Intervals: PR – Prolonged (~240ms) QRS – Prolonged (130ms) QT – 400ms Additional: RBBB Morphology Interpretation: Bifascicular block with pr prolongation RBBB

Podcast #123 – The ABCs of Bronchiolitis

Acute bronchiolitis is another condition that will start showing more this time of year.  In some parts of the country, it is already being diagnosed.  It is important to know the current recommendations for this common and potentially dangerous condition. Like many respiratory conditions, bronchiolitis is a spectrum.  It is the most common lower respiratory

LITFL Review 354

Welcome to the 354th LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs The post LITFL Review 354 appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane. Go to Source Author: Marjorie Lazoff, MD Powered by WPeMatico