Episode 45: Scott Weingart – Useful mental strategies of a thoughtful ED intensivist and hugely influential podcaster
LITFL Blog Archive
Are you discombobulated by this blood gas? It will lead you down an unexpected path…
Research and Reviews (R&R) in the FastLane: experts worldwide tell us what they think is worth reading from emergency medicine and critical care literature
18 OSCE videos for you to critique, make comments and discuss with your fellow trainees as part of your Objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) campaign.
The first vid in a series on ultrasound physics: featuring a Beluga whale, a game of blind man’s buff, and Fourier analysis of a dog turd.
It has been 341 days since the original site lifeinthefastlane was hacked and white space Trojan code filled our server with deleterious effect. To date we have re-written, reviewed and transferred over 5000 pages/posts; and 1million words to our new home at LITFL.com and have so far managed to evade the contagion thanks to our […]
A 70 year old male presents with fever and right upper quadrant pain. Describe the findings on ultrasound
Guillain-Barré syndrome is the most common and severe acute inflammatory paralytic neuropathy. The classical description of GBS involves rapidly progressive bilateral weakness, usually starting in the distal lower extremities and ascending proximally.