Brief clinical tips, case studies, and illustrations to help you hone your knowledge and technique.
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in the ED July 8, 2013
Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome and its Look-alikes May 2, 2013
Diagnosing and Treating Pediatric Sinusitis May 2, 2013
Head Positioning for Pediatric Airway Management March 20, 2013
Corneal Ulcers and Infectious Keratitis March 20, 2013
Life-Threatening Varicose Vein Hemorrhage February 8, 2013
Fishhook Removal: Important Techniques to Know February 8, 2013
Formications: Delusions of Parasitosis
Hidden ACE Inhibitor Angioedema
Sucking Chest Wound Management
Piriformis Syndrome: An Often Overlooked Diagnosis
Diagnosing Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
Three Dangerous Testicular Torsion Myths
Acute Onset of Pain, Erythema, and Edema in the Skin Overlying the Lacrimal Sac: Dacryocystitis
Adult Intraosseous Needle Use
PFAPA: Recurrent Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis
Positive Psoas and Obturator Signs: They Don't Always Indicate Appendicitis
ACLS and PALS Update 2010
Understanding Eyelid Infections
Thunderclap Headaches: More than Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Pearls and Pitfalls of Using Cyanoacrylate Skin Adhesives
Positive Nitrites and Negative Leukocytes?
Cuffed Endotracheal Tubes for Children: Not Exactly Controversy-free
Human Bite Injuries
Acute Hemorrhagic Conjunctivitis
What Was That Wide QRS Tachycardia Rhythm?
Near Field Acoustic Dead Space and Foreign Bodies
Open Airway Neutral Cervical Spine
Localized Abdominal Pain Without Nausea, Vomiting, Fever, or Elevated WBC
Shortness of Breath and Chest Pain in a Pregnant Woman
Vital Signs, MAP, Shock Index, and Circulatory Shock
All Hand Numbness Isn't Carpal Tunnel
Neck Injections for Headaches
CT Imaging Can Miss Skull Fractures
How to Increase Your Success with Infant Spinal Taps
The Stratosphere or Barcode Sign
Post-Partum Seizures: Eclampsia or Something Else?
When Chicken Pox Doesn't Look Like Itself
A Wide Complex Tachycardia for which Amiodarone Is the Wrong Drug
Hemiplegia and Headache
Marijuana and Uvular Swelling
The Inflamed Goose's Foot
Swallowed Coins Don't Read Textbooks
Rattlesnake Bites and Systemic Hypotension
Bilateral Peritonsillar Abscesses: Double Trouble
HPI: More than Meets the Eye (or the Forehead)
A Numb, Tingling, and Weak Upper Extremity
Is It Fungal Onychomycosis or Scabies?
Third Cranial Nerve Palsy Considerations
Frontal Sinus Fractures and CSF Leak
CAST Fractures: Accidental or Child Abuse?
Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Asthma
Massive Airway Bleeding and a Recent Tracheostomy
An Unrecognized Cause of Abdominal Pain: Testicular Torsion
Just Another Achilles Injury?
Pediatric Abdominal Pain Misdiagnosed
Air Causing Airway Compromise