Welcome to the Land of Protocols, home of the Clinical Pathway (closely related to the Yellow Brick Road). (I’m not trying to make any direct connection to the Wiz, but…).
Let’s go back a few decades: a person presents to the ER with signs of sepsis and a low blood pressure. We evaluate the neck veins, listen to the lungs for crackles, maybe evaluate the BP response to Trendelenberg positioning.
Rick Abbott is back with more notes from SAEM 2014 – now his head hurts.
LITFL’s American ER Doc gone Walkabout reports from the SAEM 2014 annual scientific meeting.
Rick Abbott reminisces on his adventures over the years in relieving esophageal obstruction from food boluses.