Over 500 Clinical Pearls are available, with new ones added weekly. Here's a sampling of some of what you'll find.
Necrotizing Fasciitis - Making The Diagnosis The First Time
Hemoptysis in the ED - A Temporizing Solution
False Positive Troponin Elevation
Renal Colic Clinically, but CT Negative. Next Step?
The Pregnant Trauma Patient
Recognizing a Pediatric Lithium Battery Ingestion
Stroke Thrombolysis & Acute Angioedema
Facial Numbness - Can it Still Be Bell's Palsy?
VTE In Pregnancy
The Crashing Patient With Pulmonary Hypertension in the ED
Drug-Induced Seizure? Do Not Order Phenytoin
Codeine & Acute Abdominal Pain: Under-Recognized and Easily Treated
UTI - Or Really A Sexually Transmitted Infection?
PCI Following OHCA Even Without ST-Elevation
ACEI-induced Angioedema: Identifying Patients At Greatest Risk
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State: Immediate Insulin is Dangerous
Acetaminophen Poisoning From Therapeutic Dosing - Now What?
Elevated Lactate - Normal AG, Bicarb
Unexpectedly High WBC in a Child – Do A Mega-Workup?
Unprovoked First Seizure - Answering The Questions
Appendicitis: Antibiotics, Not Surgery?
Levetiracetam For Status Eplipticus
The Patient is Not Drunk – It's D-Lactic Acidosis
Distinguishing LE Cellulitis in the ED From Many Mimcs
C. Diff Infection - Important Treatment Caveats
PE or STEMI? NO. PE AND STEMI
2 Pediatric Ingestions Coming to Your ED
WCT: Easily Nailing VT As The Cause
Avoiding 2 Complications of Central Line Placement
7 Adverse Drug Events To Avoid in ED Patients
Persistent Cough? Why You Should Consider Pertussis
A. Fib in the ED, Part 2: Disposition
A. Fib in the ED, Part 1: Cardioversion for Rhythm Control
TGA - What You Need To Know
Improving Neuro Symptoms - TIA or Not?
Cirrhosis with Infection in the ED - Expert Management
Recurrent (Stump) Appendicitis
Spinal Cord Injury - Thoughts To Keep In Mind
7 Things Your Colleagues May Not Know - Do You?
Treatment Of Midazolam-Induced Paradoxical Reactions
Refractory ETOH Withdrawal? Consider DEX
LVAD? Think GI Bleed
Decreased Influenza Vaccine Efficacy This Year
AAA Found Incidentally in the ED. Now What?
Rethinking Ultrasound for DVT
Thrombocytopenia: Platelet Transfusion for Central Line or LP?
HIV PEP - Is Your Practice Up To Date?
Oral Medication - NOT IM - For ED Agitation
Cerebral Venous Thrombosis - When to Suspect it in the ED
Acute Pulmonary Edema – Normal BNP. Why?
Ebola Algorithm for the ED: Rational & Simple
New NSTEMI Guidelines & The EP
3 Things You Need To Know About Variceal Bleeding
Paradigm Shift: NO FFP For Variceal Bleeding with High INR
Incidental PE. Subsegmental PE. Do You Treat?
Antiplatelet Therapy, TBI, and ICH. Transfuse Platelets?
Methadone/Buprenorphine & ED Pain Management
Acute Stroke and the Troponin is Elevated - Significance?
Gadolinium MRI and the Dialysis Patient
Tympanostomy with Discharge – Treatment?
The Asplenic Patient - What it Means For the Emergency Physician
4 Ways to Harm a Critical ED Patient By Doing the "Usual Thing
False Localizing Spinal Levels – Don't Get Fooled
Variation In Prescribing of Opioids and Benzodiazepines
Antibiotics for Cutaneous Abscesses?
Cellulitis in the ED: Admit or Outpatient Therapy?
Steroids for acute COPD: UPDATE
Steroids for COPD: What Dose?
Acute Stroke – False Negative MRI
Lactate Shortcomings – Don't Get Fooled
Topical TXA – A Myriad of ED Uses
When To Transfuse?
The Potential Harm of Oxygen in ED Patients
Current Management of ICH after tPA
IV Fluids in the Critically Ill
Hymenoptera-Sting Hypersensitivity: Not The Usual Info
Acute Stroke with NIHSS Score of 0
PPIs: Adverse Effects, Including C. Diff
CAP ICU Admit – Fluoroquinolone or Macrolide?
Is That DVT Acute?
Pediatric Asthma? Use Dexamethasone
There is LVH – But is there a STEMI?
Current Management of Morel-Lavallee lesions
How Much ST-Elevation is ST-Elevation?
V Fib That Won't Respond – Now What?
Hepatic Encephalopathy – Management in 2014
Diagnosing Prosthetic Joint Infection in the ED
LVAD Thrombosis in the ED
Acute Liver Failure
2014 Hypertension Management
Pediatric Respiratory Infections – Are You Choosing Wisely?
Role of CK-MB in an Era of High-Sensitivity Troponins?
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Elevated Ammonia, Normal LFT's - Valproic Acid Overdose
Bleeding And On Dabigatran – Now What?
TRALI in the ED
Nonviable Pregnancy Early in the 1st Trimester - Part 2
Diagnosing Nonviable Pregnancy Early in the 1st Trimester
Acute Gouty Arthritis in the ED
To The Cath Lab – In V Fib
Acute Aortic Syndrome
ECMO and The Emergency Physician
Severe Sepsis in Kids – Important Differences
Current Estimated Risks of Blood Transfusion
Identifying A Warning Leak
Management of An Elevated INR
Pediatric HHS: Becoming More Frequent
Don't Remove That Central Line: It May Not Be Malpositioned
Difficult To Diagnose Pain: An Etiology
Paralytic Agents for RSI: Fun Facts
Lipid Emulsion Therapy: Current Status
Simple Viral Syndrome or Tick-Borne Illness?
Acute Coronary Syndrome: Current Understanding
Digoxin Toxicity With Normal Digoxin Levels
Needle Aspiration & Spontaneous Pneumothorax
New ATLS: Start Resuscitation Earlier
Management of Epinephrine-Resistant Anaphylaxis
The End of Steroids for Acute Spinal Injury?
A Diagnosis To Consider Before Rushing to Give the t-PA
Acute HIV infection & The Emergency Physician
New Otitis Media Treatment Guidelines
Stroke Patients With Rapidly Improving Signs
Needle Thoracostomy: What Location?
New Stroke Guidelines
Updated Sepsis Guidelines - Implications for EM
2013 ACCF/AHA STEMI Guidelines: Pearl Part 2
2013 ACCF/AHA STEMI Guidelines: Pearl Part 1
CDC Health Advisory: Influenza Antiviral Medications
Acute PE? Just Take This Pill
Bell's Palsy: Recent Guidelines
A Reminder: PCCs To Reverse New Oral Factor Xa Inhibitors in the ED
ED Central Line Insertion - Is There an IVC Filter?
Clavicular Fractures – The Shift Towards Operative Management
Diagnosing Cardiac Contusion
Accidental Hypothermia & ECMO
Clostridium difficile Infection
2012 Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Guidelines
How Low Can You Correct An INR With FFP?
Strokes in Children
Children and Codeine
Acute Sinusitis (Part 2): Treatment
Acute Sinusitis (Part 1): When To Prescribe Antibiotics?
Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infection
A Clue to the Presence of PE
Isolated Calf DVT – Anticoagulate?
Update to CDC's STD Treatment Guidelines
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome - ED Approach
Acute Pulmonary Embolism – Discharge Home From the ED
Pitfalls of Opioid Overdose Management
Giving Rhogam To A Man?
Recurrent CA-MRSA Infection? Decolonization
VBG Instead of ABG?
Iodinated Contrast and The Dialysis Patient
Elevated Troponin, Acute SMA Occlusion
Acute Limb Ischemia
NG Lavage for GI Bleeding?
Single Dose IM Methadone for Acute Opioid Withdrawal
Easily Controlling Post-Hemodialysis Site Hemorrhage
Pulse Oximetry Latency – Don't Get Misled
Emergency Physicians & VAP
Phenobarbital for Alcohol Withdrawal When Benzos Not Available
3rd CN Palsy – Urgent CTA or MRA
CT Sign of Impending AAA Rupture
Peripheral Vs. Central Vertigo – 3 Findings More Sensitive Than MRI
Ondansetron: QT Interval Prolongation
SAH & Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema – Avoid Diuresis
Prehospital IM Midazolam for Seizures
Current Treatment for HAE
RSI: Pearls For The Early Steps
NSAIDs, Sulfonylureas, & Hypoglycemia
Migraines and OCPs
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding? NSAIDS!
Abnormal LFT's? Consider NAFLD
Two EKG Pearls
Umbilical Erythema in the Neonate: A Sign of CMPI
Think Endocarditis in Young Patients With Apparent Stroke
Cocaine-Associated Chest Pain
ED Adherence to AHA Guidelines for BP Management in Acute Stroke
Unilateral Pulmonary Edema
Influenza In a Healthy Person – Antivirals?
Chest Tube in Lung Fissure - What Now?
Repeating a Normal APAP Level?
The Significance Of Outward Remodeling
Peritoneal Dialysis Patients With Peritonitis
Cardiac Tamponade: Don't Exclude The Diagnosis Because of Normotension
Carotid Artery Dissection
FFP For ACE-Inhibitor Induced Angioedema
Updated Pediatric UTI Guidelines
Reexpansion Pulmonary Edema
Treatment of Smoke Inhalation
False Negative Urine Pregnancy Tests – How?
Updates to Pediatric ACLS
When is ED Thoractomy Futile?
Pediatric Febrile UTI
Use of Cephalosporins in PCN-Allergic Patients
Recent AHA Scientific Statement: Treatment Of Submassive PE
Antibiotics in the ED for UGI Hemorrhage
Painless Acute Aortic Dissection
Current Management of Uncomplicated UTI in Women
Lead aVR: Often Ignored, But Valuable
Type 2 Diabetes Presenting as DKA
Current Management of Acute ITP
Reducing An Intestinal Prolapse
Acute Sinusitis: Viral or Bacterial?
New LBBB: Still An Indication For Reperfusion Therapy?
Treatment of Extravasation
Acute Floaters/Flashes: Retinal Detachment?
One Pill Can Kill
ED Intubation of the Obese Patient - Propoer Position
Upper Extremity DVT
Accounting for the Negative Benzodiazepine Urine Drug Screen
Advanced Management of DVT
Digoxin Toxicity & Hyperkalemia - IV Calcium?
Antihypertensive Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke
Aseptic Meningitis? Consider This Diagnosis
Pediatric Intubation: Cuffed Or Uncuffed?
Think Endocarditis in Young Patients With Apparent Stroke
Procainamide Is Back
STEMI: Fibrinolysis or PCI?
Optimal Position for Pediatric LP
A Unique Complication of RV Infarction
Deterioration After Intubation for Asthma
Vent Settings In The Post-Cardiac Arrest Period
Exhaled CO2 Detectors – False Negative Readings
First Line Therapy For Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Cardioversion of Recent Onset A Fib in the ED
Key Changes: The 2010 ACLS Guidelines
Serotonin Syndrome – State of the Art
Identifying A Posterior MI For Reperfusion Therapy
Acute CHF with Prosthetic Heart Valve
When Does A Traumatic Pneumothorax NOT Need a Chest Tube?
Management of ICH
Prescribing Steroids in the ED for Asthma
Urine Drug Screens
Consider Ultrasound As the Test of 1st Choice for PE
PMN's may predominate in the CSF in early aseptic meningitis
When to Consider Oral Contrast For Appendicitis CT Scan
Stroke Thrombolysis: Unique Exclusion Criteria for the 3 - 4.5 Hour Window
Early CT Signs of Ischemic Stroke
Diagnosing Infectious Mononucleosis
Acute Pericarditis: Colchicine
ED Management of SAH: State-Of-The-Art
Prothrombin Complex Concentrates to Reverse Warfarin Anticoagulation
Febrile Neutropenia in the ED
Cardiac CT in the Emergency Department
When RSI Can Kill A Patient
Delayed Sequence Intubation
Proper Dosing of RSI Drugs In The Obese Adult
Proper Position of A Central Line
Pericarditis - When to Admit?
Anticoagulation for Superficial Thrombophlebitis of the Leg
t-PA For Stroke, Part 2: Practical Considerations
ICH Management After Stroke Thrombolysis
BNP: Important Caveats
Pericarditis & Serum Troponin Elevation
Beware Of Chest Pain That Radiates To The Right Arm
Fluroquinolones, Benzodiazepines & CNS Toxicity
Radiocontrast, Iodine, and Seafood Allergies
Acetaminophen, Warfarin, And Elevated INR
Management of Rhabdomyolysis
Diagnosing SAH - Negative CT: MRI Instead of LP?
Is A Right Ventricular Infarction Present?
Acute Stroke, Neuroimaging, and Thrombolysis
Pulmonary Embolism & Pregnancy
Preventing Misplacement of a Subclavian Central Line
Do Acute Stroke Patients Need Telemetry Admission?
Send off that Urine for Culture!
SLE & Premature CAD: Have A Low Threshold
Treatment of Accidental Injection of Epinephrine into a Digit
Sick Patient With Inferior STEMI? Consider This Diagnosis
H1N1 - Clarifying Who Needs Treatment
An Unappreciated Risk Factor For PE
Blue Toe Syndrome - It Can Be Subtle in the ED
MRI, Acute Abdominal Pain, and the Pregnant Patient
Lipid Emulsion Antidote
An Important V. Tach. (Treated With Verapamil!)
Treatment of Benign Positional Vertigo in the ED
Management of New-Onset AF
Methadone-induced QT prolongation
Beware: NOT V. Tach!
ED Feeding Tube Replacement - Is A Confirmatory X-ray Needed?
Transient Hypotension in the ED - Be Vigilant
Transient ST-depression with Rapid AF - Significance?
Acute Treatment of a TIA
Right-Sided Varicocele - Significance?
Sensitivity of CT Scan for SAH
The Safety of Metronidazole in Pregnancy
Treatment of Herpes Zoster
Peripheral Facial N. Palsy - Are You Sure It Is Benign?
Medications That Spuriously Elevate the Serum Cr Level
Updated Influenza Guidelines
Choosing the Proper Lead for Cardioversion
Methadone and QT Prolongation
Proper Postreduction Management of Shoulder Dislocations
Early Intubation For Sepsis (Even Without Respiratory failure)
How Much Fluid To Administer in the ED For Sepsis?
Bicarb For Hyperkalemia: Not What You Were Taught
Treatment of Influenza
What is the Duration of Postop Pneumoperitoneum?
Imaging For The Occult Hip Fracture
Pregnant Woman with A Possible PE: CT or V/Q?
MI or Pericarditis?
Ectopic Pregnancy and Low ß-hCG Levels
ESBL-producing Bacteria & Emergency Medicine
Cardiac Arrest with AICD in Place
Antithrombotic Therapy in the ED for TIA/Stroke
Adenosine For Wide Complex Tachycardia? Careful!
Neostigmine for Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction
Low Molecular Weight Heparin and Acute PE
Strokes in Younger Patients
Auto-PEEP & post-intubation hypotension
Exactly Who Needs Chemoprophylaxis Against Meningococcal Disease?
Proper Position For Femoral Vein Access
First-Time Seizure in the ED
Promptly Making the Diagnosis of Retinal Detachment
Acute Ischemic Stroke - Supportive Measures in the ED
Insulin: First-Line Therapy For Calcium-Channel Blocker Overdose
Clostridium Difficile Infection
Serum D-dimer and Acute Aortic Dissection
Does Flumazenil Really Increase Seizure Risk?
Identifying Pseudoseizures in the ED (With Accompanying Videos)
Easily Excluding the Possibility of Shock from an MI
Current Indications for Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute PE
Hyphema? Always Consider Sickle Cell
The Importance of ST Elevation in aVR
The Pulmonary Embolism Rule-out Criteria (PERC Rule)
Octreotide For Sulfonylurea-Induced Hypoglycemia
Management of Massive Hemoptysis
Current Status of Diagnosing SAH in the ED
Cough and Cold Medications in Children less than 2 Years
Is your ED patient safe for MRI?
Hyperkalemia (4 Pearls)
Anticoagulation & False Negative D-dimers
Bacterial Meningitis: 5 Things to Know
Young Patients With Syncope
Treatment of Bell's Palsy - The Latest
My Drink Was Spiked
Post-Dural Puncture Headaches
Going Easy on The Diuresis for Some CHF Patients
False-positive and False-negative Dipstick Urinalysis Results
Nebulized Lidocaine for Cough & Asthma
Therapeutic Hypothermia Following Cardiac Arrest
TASER Firing - Is Cardiac Monitoring Necessary?
Administer Empiric Acyclovir Therapy in the ED for Encephalitis
The Deep Sulcus Sign
The Oxygen Saturation Gap
Diverticulitis in Young Patients
Failure to Remove Patients From Backboards in the ED
Serum Prolactin To Diagnose A Seizure
2007 Pneumonia Guidelines - Important Changes for the EP
Wide Complex A. Fib. - Avoid the Reflexive Reach for a Ca-Channel Blocker
Splenic Artery Aneurysm on CT - What Do You Tell The Patient?
Bleeding from a Tracheostomy? Don't Miss a TIF!
Important Change to CDC's STD Treatment Guidelines
Proper Ventilator Settings in Severe Asthma
Stable V. Tach: Amiodarone? Procainamide? Neither?
Etomidate, RSI, and Adrenal Suppression
Cephalosporins in the Setting of a PCN Allergy: What is the Truth?
What Are the Incidences of PE & DVT after Placement of IVC Filters?
Septic Arthritis or Crystal Arthritis?
Upper Urinary Infection - Is There Thrombocytosis?
Blue Toe Syndrome
Omphalitis in the Adult
Hepatic Portal Venous Gas On CT Scan in the ED
Atropine Prior to Succinylcholine for Pediatric RSI?
Dexamethasone for Treatment of Benign Headache in the ED
Ketamine for ED Pediatric Procedural Sedation: IV or IM?
MRI, Stroke, and the Emergency Physician
Antibiotics and Oral Contraceptive Failure
CT for Appendicitis in the ED: Contrast Needed? What Route?
Prophylactic Lorazepam in the ED for Alcohol-Related Seizures
RV MI mimicking Anterior MI on EKG
An Important Risk Factor for ED Patients Presenting With Syncope
Routine ß-blockers for Acute MI?
Complications of Bariatric Surgery Presenting to the ED
Pulse Ox Readings In the Presence Of Dyshemoglobinemias
Use of Steroids in the ED for Sepsis
Abdominal Pain After Methotrexate for Ectopic Pregnancy
Oral Ondansetron for Pediatric Gastroenteritis
Are You Still Using Epinephrine Subcutaneously?
Caution Using BNP for CHF with a History of Atrial Fibrillation
COPD in the ED - When to Consider the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism
Flumazenil & Hepatic Encephalopathy in the ED
Pill-in-the-Pocket Approach to SVT
Complications of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Presenting to the ED
CA-MRSA: Current Treatment Recommendations
Approach to the Multiply Injured Patient with Pelvic Fractures
Important Change in CDC Recommendations for the Treatment of Influenza
Causes of False-Positive & False-Negative End-Tidal CO2 Detector Readings
Aminophylline for AV block in acute inferior MI
Seafood Allergy & Radiographic Contrast Media
Common medications that cause Photosensitivity (with an interesting photo)
Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy: Differential Diagnosis
Major Changes to the New 2005 ACLS Guidelines
Tamsulosin For Ureteral Colic
NAFLD: The Most Common Cause of Abnormal LFT's, but Underrecognized in the ED
Properly Adjusting the Dilantin Dose in the ED
CSF tests: Appropriate Ordering & Indications
Influenza, Anti-Viral Medications, and Avian Flu
IVC Filters - What the Emergency Physician Needs to Know
Inadvertent Ocular Exposure to Cyanoacrylate-Based Glues
Elevated Troponin - Pulmonary Embolism?
A Possible Cause for the Dreaded
A Test to Detect Chest Tube Kinking - Before Securing
A Simple Empirical Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Infectious Diarrhea
6 Facts about acute Inferior MI
Enoxaparin vs. Heparin for ACS & PCI
Acute Stroke and Hyperglycemia
Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury
Causes of BNP Elevation in Dyspneic Patients Without CHF
Is coagulopathy a contraindication to paracentesis?
Nebulized Epi for Oropharyngeal Bleeding
Consider Pertussis! (and listen to the audio)
Troponin elevations in the absence of acute coronary syndrome
Radiographic Studies and the Pregnant Patient
Acute HIV Syndrome
Shoulder Dislocation: ED Pearls
Pediatric Oral Hypoglycemic Ingestion
TIPS Stenosis in the ED
Beta Blockers in Acute MI: Current Recommendations & Contraindications
Anticonvulsant Treatment Following a First-Time Seizure
Use of a Pacemaker Magnet in the ED
Chest Pain Relief by NTG Doesn't Predict Active CAD
Facial Nerve Palsy
Adie's Tonic Pupil
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in the ED
An ominous and overlooked cause of shoulder pain
CXR vs. BNP for Diagnosing CHF in the ED
Single-Dose PO Steroid Treatment for Croup
Thrombolytic Dose for PE with Cardiac Arrest
Drugs Past their Expiration Date
Food Allergy Anaphylaxis: Beware the Biphasic Response
Acute Chest Syndrome
EKG Predictors of Reperfusion
Emergency Physicians & DVT
Selecting an Antihypertensive Agent
Drugs to Avoid in Myasthenia Gravis
Blunt Aortic Injury: Conservative Management
High-Risk TIA Patients
Elevated Hematocrit with Acute Pancreatitis
Beware of Hoarseness
Use of Albumin Following Paracentesis in the ED
EKG & AMI Location
Adjuvant Steroid Therapy in Acute Bacterial Meningitis
Preventing Contrast-Induced Nephropathy
Meningococcal Disease & Risk to Contacts
Using BNP Levels to Diagnose CHF
Acute Whiplash Injury
A Maneuver For the Difficult Airway
The Brugada Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Testicular Torsion: A Reminder
Promptly diagnosing Ethylene Glycol poisoning
Fever in Children less than 36 months
Acute MI: Lytics or transfer for PCTA?
Current management of acute cystitis
Octreotide for Refractory Hypoglycemia
Prescribing Steroids from the ED for COPD
Maximum doses of infiltrative anesthesia
Adverse Events Following Smallpox Vaccination
The management of varicella-zoster virus exposure and infection during pregnancy
NSAID Exacerbation of Heart Failure
Medications causing psychiatric symptoms
Occupational Exposures to HIV: Current Facts
Appendicitis: Clinical Pearls
Venous blood to screen for CO poisoning
Treatment of Community Acquired Pneumonia
What to do with the TIA in the ED?
Delayed Antibiotic Strategy For Acute Otitis
Conditions that will cause a positive D-dimer result
Do Not Hyperventilate for Traumatic Brain Injury
Cardiac Troponins: Recent Pearls for EM Practice
The Droperidol "Black Box" Warning
Current recommendations for use of anti-D immune globulin (Rhogam) in the emergency department
2002 STD Treatment Guidelines: Pearls for Emergency Physicians
DKA and HHS: Current Treatment
Acute Exacerbations of COPD
Hyperpronation Maneuver for Nursemaid's Elbow
ACLS 2000 Guidelines: Corrections and Updates
Succinylcholine: Clarification of Cautions and Contraindications
Smoke Inhalation: Managing the Possibility of Cyanide Poisoning
Lubrication of endotracheal tubes - Even when not required for lubrication alone
Steroids in Acute Asthma - Do We Taper?
When to transfuse in the setting of acute MI: Our practice is updated
Anthrax, bioterrorism: concise reference with useful links
Diagnosing acute compartment syndrome: Not relying on the 5 P's
Chest pain pearls for the emergency physician: Risk Stratification
Management of Aphthous Ulcers
Octreotide for the treatment of acute variceal hemorrhage
Overlooked Sources of Ethanol (Non-beverage Ethanol)
Dextromethorphan and the Serotonin Syndrome
Metformin: Unique properties of importance in emergency medicine
Comprehensive Guidelines for the Management of Occupational Exposures
Single dose prophylaxis for Lyme disease following tick bite
Normal CK, Elevated MB - significance?
A reminder: current management of acute otitis media
Pediatric Syncope in the ED
Initial fluid management of DKA in Children
Prevention of Post-Lumbar Puncture Headache
Guidelines for the appropriate use of antibiotics in respiratory infections
Two ED Clues to Acute MI Patients at High Risk
The Crying Infant in the ED: A Checklist to Consider
A Simple and Effective Treatment for Benign Positional Vertigo
Twice-Daily Penicillin Dosing for Strep Pharyngitis
Ten Orthopedic Injuries That Commonly Escape Detection In The ED
Management of Mushroom Poisoning
Clues to the Etiology of Pediatric Otitis Media: Judicious Antibiotic Selection
Significance of Gross Hematuria in the Anticoagulated Patient
Preventing Side Effects During Emergency Contraception
A simple test to distinguish benign mothball exposure from toxic ingestion
ACLS 2000: a list of the significant changes that impact our practice immediately
Crochetage: An independent EKG sign of ASD
Fluoroquinolones in Emergency Medicine Practice
Important grapefruit juice interactions with commonly encountered medications
Two Overlooked Sources of Pediatric Streptococcal Infection
Acute Aortic Dissection: Conventional Teachings Shattered
Treatment of Postdural Puncture Headache with Caffeine
Serotonin Syndrome: Pearls
ACE Inhibitor-Induced Angioedema: Pearls
Performing an LP on patients with Hemophilia
Reasons for the misdiagnosis of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Procedures that carry the greatest risk of air embolism
Flumazenil: Tricks of the trade
Have a low threshold for obtaining X-rays in these patients
Use of Phentolamine in the management of cocaine induced ischemic chest pain
Reversal of Clonidine toxicity
When are Pro-Time INR's unreliable?
Nebulized albuterol for acute hyperkalemia in patients on dialysis