Dr. Ali Raja joins live to discuss this year's #flu
video features #MassGeneral
emergency physician @AliRaja_MD boston5news.com/video/?id=4821…
Predictors of #OverdoseDeath
Among High-Risk #EmergencyDepartment
Patients w/ Substance-Related Encounters: A Data Linkage Cohort Study
et al @pophealthNYC @nyulangone
For all my #MedEd
friends out there...
A Decade of Education Theory via @NickHarveySmith stemlynsblog.org/a-decade-of-ed… #FOAMed
If you're going to #SAEM20 @SAEMonline
, consider making a sustainability pledge to improve our environmental footprint: saem.org/annual-meeting…
As more patients survive firearm injuries, a new study highlights the failure to help them overcome the repercussions of trauma hvrd.me/IfoE30q9Y70
A New Marker Identification of #HighRiskStroke
Mevlut Guven, MD et al Konya Education & Research Hospital
Older & Sicker Patients w/ #Flu
-Like Illness Might Benefit Most from #Oseltamivir
- Benefit similar in patients w/ & w/out confirmed #influenza
CC Butler MD et al.
Weakness, hypotension, pain following #colonoscopy
CT: AAST grade 3 splenic injury (large subcapsular hematoma > 50% surface area). Hemoperitoneum. Tiny focus of active contrast extrav.
Mechanism: traction on splenocolic ligament #radres #meded #FOAMed #trauma @traumadoctors
Here’s the focus of extrav... tiny tiny
GRANT ANNOUNCEMENT! @ASER_ERad
& @RadiologyACR @NeimanHPI
are co-sponsoring a $40K grant to support research in emergency radiology. Designed to support research to improve #patient
care & support efficient & effective imaging in acutely ill/injured patients. #radiology
Great discussions regarding prognosis in patients with prolonged traumatic DoC @SpauldingRehab
Brain Injury Journal Club with our very own Dr. Giacino reviewing his recently published article.
w/out Documented Indications Are Common - Nearly one in five antibiotic prescriptions lacked documented indications.
MJ Ray MD et al.
True! While symptoms of #flu
can include fever, cough, runny nose, and body aches, cold symptoms are usually mild and often don’t result in serious health problems.
Read more: cdc.gov/flu/symptoms/c…
JEM Case of the Week Answer: #POCUS
shows an atrial myxoma attached to the interatrial septum. The tumor embolized at the aortofemoral bifurcation with distal thrombus in left lower limb. Pt got heparin and operative management. #medtwitter @aaeminfo jem-journal.com/article/S0736-…
Confessions of an Introvert in #EmergencyMedicine
Clay Smith, MD @spoonfedEM
Estimating the impact of drug use on US mortality, 1999-2016
Dana A. Glei @Georgetown
Samuel H. Preston @SociologyatPenn
PERSPECTIVE: Treating #Addiction
as a Terminal Disease
Amy E. Caruso Brown, M.D.
delve into whether having kids eat some #honey
after swallowing #ButtonBatteries
prevent burns and #vasopressors
for cardiogenic shock in their EMN Live #podcast #FOAMed bit.ly/EMNLive
I wrote this deeply personal piece and I chose bravery over fear.
My OpEd in today’s @statnews
about why I left my faculty position in academia last month and what losing Black faculty means for our students and patients.
This is pretty awesome :)
Why Did the Woman’s Finger Turn Numb and Blue? - @nytimes
"Sexual harassment is one symptom of an entire structure where women do not have representation or power or equal anything, including pay."
on the deeply systemic problems that #MeToo
is tackling head-on: aspenideas.org/sessions/harne…
San Antonio. June. Our friend @srrezaie
is bound to put on a great REBELLION20.
It's going to be intimate with a cap of 200 participants - great opportunity to network!
Should you use low dose for your pan-scan trauma CT?
While no overall difference in missed injuries was noted, pelvic and unadjusted abdomen injuries favored standard dose regimen.
#FOAMed #FOAMrad jamanetwork.com/journals/jamas…
It’s Time To Address The Role Of #ImplicitBias
Within Health Care Delivery
Shantanu Agrawal & Adaeze Enekwechi
Why pretest probability is absolutely essential first10em.com/why-pretest-pr…
Please Stop Over-diagnosis of #UTIs
Scott Keeney, MD @kevinmd
Family Doctors In Rural America Tackle Crisis Of Addiction & Pain
RSVP now for the next #CoffeeWithJoe
Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
2:00 - 3:00pm
North Garden Room, Massachusetts General Hospital
Questioned — More rules necessary to ensure patients get to Level 1 #StrokeCenters
Donald Frei, MD #NEMSAC
People are dying and people are being hurt and we need science to figure out how to stop it,” @EmmyBetz
said. “And that's not about gun control. That's about saving people's lives.” cpr.org/2019/12/19/con…
We are drinking more.
I could make a glib joke about it being wine o'clock somewhere....
But this stat concerns me.
What Does an #InfluenzaB
B viruses hit one age group harder than others, experts say
I've been struggling with how to frame unconscious bias in a way that is authentic to me (& reality).
Too often, UB is (inaccurately) treated as a separate entity to structural racism, when it is in fact a manifestation of racism. I finally found a schematic to adapt! TY, NEP!