News from the FDA/CDC
Although the FDA is still working to approve the product for general use, it authorized its use in combat-related emergency situations.
A 28-year-old woman presented to the ED after accidentally injecting the entire contents of an epinephrine autoinjector into her right thumb.
A 58-year-old woman with a history of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism presented for evaluation of significant back and leg pain and...
Although acute limb ischemia is a relatively rare condition, it is a true medical emergency requiring prompt diagnosis and management to prevent...
From the Journals
The frequency of red blood cell transfusions declined between 2011 and 2014, but what’s driving the change?
In vitro studies show strong results for spray-dried plasma, which could have implications on the battlefield.
Advanced Hemodynamic and Cardiopulmonary Ultrasound for Critically Ill Patients in the Emergency Department
Focused echocardiography, advanced hemodynamic, and cardiopulmonary point-of-care ultrasound studies provide time-sensitive evaluation of...
A 90-year-old woman with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; hypertension; chronic...
In the conclusion of this review of the changes in trauma care, the authors focus on strategies and techniques in caring for patients presenting...
One drug reversed the anticoagulant effect of another completely and rapidly.