Category Archives: Head Trauma

Increased ICP aka Brain Code

By Amy Sanghvi, MD Please refer to EMCrit Podcast # 78 In this podcast, Dr. Weingart discusses the care of patients with increased intracranial pressure and herniation in a Tier system. Use Bedside ocular nerve US to screen for inc … Continue reading

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Minor Head Injury: Who has the badness – SMARTEM 11/2010

SMARTEM: Minor Head Injury: Who has the badness? November 2010 In this episode Dr. Newman and Dr. Shreves evaluate the literature regarding which patients get value from head imaging after minor trauma. Why don’t we just image everyone? The issue … Continue reading

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