Monthly Archives: January 2015

Infectious Diseases, Questions

¬† 1. Which patients with neutropenic fever do you consider for outpatient management? 2. Which patients with community-acquired pneumonia do you admit? 3. Which¬†patients with influenza do you treat with oseltamivir? 4. Which adult patients getting worked up for a … Continue reading

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Airway and Sedation, “Answers”

Question #1: Do you reach for video laryngoscopy or direct laryngoscopy first for intubations? Tracheal intubation is a fundamental skill for EM providers to master. Historically, direct laryngoscopy (DL) has been the modality of choice for endotracheal intubation, with a … Continue reading

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