Welcome to the fifty-seventh edition of the #FOAMed Review! The idea of the FOAMed review is to give you a digestible selection of reliable content from the online EM/CC world that you can fit into your busy weekly schedule. Each review will include highlights from the highest yield blog, podcast, video and web sources around. Over a year's span we will be sure to include topics from all core EM content areas...even the ones that may not be the coolest. Check out our indexing section #FOAMED REVIEW which allows you to view previous weekly reviews by edition or by selecting from CORD curriculum categories.
Onto the FOAMed
THE AIRWAY MANAGEMENT ROUNDTABLE [ARTICLE]: Read a great piece from the anesthesia world regarding 7 questions on the current state of airway management answered by 6 airway experts. Anesthesiology World
EM/CC LITERATURE OF INTEREST
- Repeated emergency department visits among children admitted with meningitis or septicemia: a population-based study
- Idarucizumab for Dabigatran Reversal
- The influence of music during mechanical ventilation and weaning from mechanical ventilation: A review
- Sexually Transmitted Disease Guidelines 2015
- The ultrasound-guided "peripheral IJ": internal jugular vein catheterization using a standard intravenous catheter
NIGHT SHIFT WOES [PODCAST]: Two of your favorite podcast voices, Rob Orman & Haney Mallemat, sit down in a heart to heart to discuss managing finding your niche in EM, the issues we face with nightshifts and more. ER Cast
STATUS EPILEPTICUS [PODCAST]: Scott Weingart discusses key clinical questions regarding management of status epilepticus with Tom Bleck, a neurointensivist from Rush Medical College. A must listen here at EM Crit.
SEVERE COMMUNITY AQCUIRED PNEUMONIA [BLOG]: Pulm Crit discusses the evidence behind advanced treatment of severe community acquired pneumonia. Check out the post here to optimize your treatment strategy.
TUBO-OVARIAN ABSCESS [BLOG]: Failure to recognize this PID complication can lead to irreversible damage to the tubal and ovarian structures. Read about the pearls and pitfalls here at EM Docs.