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How to Think Like an Emergency Physician

Post by Mike Guthrie, MD Here’s the link! Standard system for seeing patients, i.e., what is taught in medical school = Bottom up approach: Hx →PE→ Ddx→ ancillary testing→ treatment. Goal of standard system is to figure out a patient’s … Continue reading

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Pediatric Airway for Emergency Physicians

Definitely a must listen as  Reuben  discusses why  pediatric airways shouldn’t strike too much fear in us. Introduction:  Since provider anxiety is by far the biggest barrier to effective management of the pediatric airway, you have to go into these … Continue reading

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Advanced Airway Management for the Emergency Physician – Emergency Medicine Updates

Emergency Medicine Updates – Advanced Airway Management for the Emergency Physician ·      The difficult airway cannot be reliably predicted in the Emergency Department by clinical rules and mnemonics.  Algorithms are helpful, but may add extra complexities and decision branches that … Continue reading

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