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Don’t Underscore the Value of a Trauma Assessment

Traumatic injuries shouldn’t distract you from a full assessment.

Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Syncopal Patient Exhibits Weird Symptoms

Prehospital care makes a difference in patients with syncope.

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014

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Previously Healthy Drug User has Difficulty Breathing

What’s causing this shortness of breath?

Posted Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation an Alternative to Intubation?

It’s an easier technique than intubation and may decrease mortality rates.

Posted Monday, July 7, 2014

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Not All Clinical Clues Point in the Right Direction

Differential diagnoses are important in all patients.

Posted Monday, June 2, 2014

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Infant Boy’s Struggle to Breathe Isn’t Respiratory in Nature

What’s causing this infant’s respiratory distress?

Posted Friday, May 2, 2014

Thoroughly Investigate and Treat All Reversible Causes in Head Injury

Should you sweeten up your head-injured patients?

Posted Thursday, March 27, 2014

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Pediatric Coughing Spell Could be More than Respiratory Distress

How medically serious is this 5-year-old’s cough?

Posted Friday, March 14, 2014

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Mechanical CPR Helps Save the Day—and the Patient

Patient is only alert when strapped to LUCAS device.

Posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014


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