A 20 year-old female had a polypharmacy overdose 36 hours ago. She has had symptoms of GI upset (nausea and vomiting), some anxiety and mild confusion. Her life is in your hands…
Post-cardiac arrest syndrome (aka post-resuscitation syndrome). Occurs after return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) following cardiorespiratory arrest and involves multiple systems
Reflects a state of whole-body ischaemia and subsequent reperfusion
A patient is day 1 post-laparotomy. his abdomen feels tight and his urine output has dropped off… Can you save the day in this gastrointestinal gutwrencher?
What if someone told you this: Fluid boluses significantly increased 48-hour mortality in critically ill children with impaired perfusion”
We recently featured a video on what could turn out to be the emergency medicine/ critical care ‘Trial of the Year’… That’s right, the FEAST Trial: