Monthly Archives: September 2013

Epistaxis, Questions

1. How do you differentiate an anterior from a posterior nosebleed? 2. What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail? Guaze ribbons? Nasal foam tampons (i.e., Merocel, Rhino Rocket)? Nasal balloon tampons … Continue reading

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