Monthly Archives: May 2011

Renal – Dialysis-related emergencies

If you weren’t clear on why dialysis patient are complicated, listen to the August 2010 EMRAP. – When you are presented with an ESRD patient with chest pain – evaluate for the usual suspects, but also rib fractures (2’2 renal … Continue reading

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Critical Care – Art line / CVP set-up

Again…want to look like a hero? Know how to do this in tight situation…

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EtOH – DTs

Grab a seat, have a drink or two while listening to this…Here’s the protocol Delirium Tremens is still has significant mortality The diagnosis of  DTs is first to recognize a patient in alcohol withdrawal with high benzodiazepine requirements, hyperdynamic vital … Continue reading

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