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Category Medical Specialty

a splitting headache…

the case. 39 year old female presents to your Emergency Department with a four day history of a gradually worsening headache. Whilst she has a past history of migraines, this headache is much more severe and of different character to any migraine…

Research and Reviews in the Fastlane 340

R&R In The FASTLANE 073

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
Research and Reviews in the Fastlane 340

R&R In The FASTLANE 072

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
Research and Reviews in the Fastlane 340

R&R In The FASTLANE 071

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

a covert combination…

the case. 72 year old male presents to your Emergency Department with a 4-5 hour history of palpitations. He appears well and has no associated symptoms.

Cricoid pressure… time to change?

A storm raged following a recent discussion of cricoid pressure. Cliff Reid and Chris Nickson give their perspectives on why not performing cricoid pressure is acceptable and on the sequelae of the discussion.
Immediate care in sport

Pitch-side Management

The most pressing issue in the pitch-side management of trauma involves the on field management of significant head and neck injuries.

I See, I Do, iSimulate

iSimulate is an organisation that utilises a team of the nations leading medical specialists. iSimulate is connecting with the world through its interactive, adaptable and universal products available to its members.

don’t jump the gun…

the case. an elderly male is bought to ED following a high-speed motor vehicle accident having driven his car into a tree at ~100 km He is complaining of severe chest pain & trouble breathing.