Do you perform DSI? A visual tour through the steps to proper DSI and some data on real world experience in a concise infographic format.Read More
Filtering by Tag: delayedsequenceintubation
We are interested in taking a peek at the use of DSI in emergency medicine and find out who is using it, if it is successful, and any issues thus far that you have found with the technique? Thank you for taking the time to help us gather data!Read More
Just remember that RSI isn't for everyone and when you can't adequately oxygenate a patient prior to intubation secondary to agitation/delirium, consider 'procedural sedation for oxygenation' and delayed sequence intubation as an alternative option.Read More
Welcome to the sixth 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 new indexing section #FOAMexplore which allows you to view previous #FOAMed review by edition or by selecting from CORD curriculum categories.
And now onto the FOAMed.
DELAYED SEQUENCE INTUBATION [PODCAST]: Understand the the concept, what patients this technique is useful for and more from two of our favorite experts, Ming Le Cong at PHARM and Scott Weingart at EMCrit.
LEFT MAIN OCCLUSION VS LEFT MAIN INSUFFICIENCY? [BLOG]: Learn to distinguish between these two entities based on EKG findings and get a better grasp on your ACS physiologic understanding.
Endocrine, Metabolic and Nutritional
ADRENAL INSUFFICIENCY [VIDEOBLOG]: A creative, fun and effective learning experience discussing adrenal insufficiency. Includes presentation, pathophysiology and treatment in the ED along with what else you should keep on your differential, all at Pondering EM.
Signs & Symptoms: Abdominal Pain
AGE & ABDOMINAL PAIN [BLOG]: An unexpected bounce back and lessons on abdominal pain in the elderly from emDocs.
See you next week.
#FOAM review is brought to you by Michael Macias. If you want to recommend content you think should be added to our curriculum, send me an email, I would love to hear from you.