Chest Pain, “Negative” Stress Tests, POCUS, & ECG Equations — A Case from Salim Rezaie (R.E.B.E.L. EM)

This case is posted by Salim Rezaie (@srrezaie) Chest Pain, “Negative” Stress Tests, POCUS, & ECG Equations It has some peer review by me at the end, so we’re co-posting!! Chest Pain, “Negative” Stress Tests, POCUS, & ECG Equationsby Salim Rezaie I was working a busy shift in the ED, like many of us do,

LITFL Review 329

LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog – Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog Welcome to the 329th LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs from the webbed world of emergency medicine

Everything ECMO!

LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog – Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog In specialist centres, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a now a mainstay of the management of cardio/respiratory failure refractory to other measures. However, much of the clinical information required

Part One

LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog – Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog The astute LITFLer will have already noticed that a new header link titled “PART ONE” has been appearing at the top of every LITFL page for the past few

ECG of the Week – 30th April 2018

The following ECG is from a 76 yr old male who presented after experiencing a period of tachyarrhythmia at home. He has a past history of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, CABG, diabetes and has undergone a MAZE procedure in the last 12 months. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG features