Patient presents with sudden onset SOB with ST Elevations on EKG. Dr. Smith gives a great walkthrough of the EKG, Echo, and some pearls on why some STEMIs need further investigation.
A SMACC Back on Justin Bowra's IVC Ultrasound bashing a review of the literature for IVC ultrasound for decision on fluid status.
Author suggests that blood may sometimes appear more echogenic than other types of fluid in pericardial effusions and tamponade.
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REBOA 101

Resuscitation Pelvic Trauma Abdominal Trauma http://blog.ercast.org   Blog Post + Podcast Learning Time: 25mins
Are you ready to REBOA? Zaf Qasim (@emeddoc) gives the ins and outs of Resusciataitve Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta
Description of pre-hospital stroke unit, discussion of ultrasound for elevated ICP in the setting of ICH, and list of potential antidotes for certain NOACs.
Our favorite critical care skeptic, Dr. Paul Marik, on fluids in severe sepsis. EMCrit Blog - Emergency Department Critical Care by emcrit.
A case of anatomically and physiologically difficult airway presented live at #EMCritConf 2015 by Dr. Scott Weingart.
An advanced discussion of fluid physiology in resuscitation.
New research on therapeutic hypothermia for post-arrest patients helps refine temperature-management strategies, a review of some of the latest trials and what they mean practically. By Scott Weingart and Dalton Cox
More on TTM Trial EMCrit Blog - Emergency Department Critical Care by emcrit.
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