LITFL Review 196

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Welcome to the 196th LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs from the webbed world of emergency medicine and critical care. Each week the LITFL team casts the spotlight on the blogosphere’s best and brightest, and deliver a bite-sized chunk of Global FOAM.

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The Best Case Ever series features Rich Levitan this week discussing the benefits of slowing down how we think, move and perform in order to perform like an expert. [AS]

The Best of #FOAMed Emergency Medicine

The Best of #FOAMcc Critical Care

  • Check out the new Capsule series from ALiEMU module on vsaopressors and inotropes. [AS]
  • Great tips from University of Maryland on paracentesis in hypotensive ESLDpatients. [AS]
  • INTENSIVE is now posting weekly CICM Part 2 Exam practice questions from The Alfred ICU exam preparation programme, starting with 02092015 and questions on frailty, hypothermia and drowning and multi-organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS). Links to the Critical Care Compendium are provided for further reading.  [CN]
  • Peter Viccellio discusses the why, when and how of using epinephrine in the Emergency Department on the All NYC EM Podcast. [AS]

The Best of #FOAMped Pediatrics

The Best of #FOAMim Internal Medicine

The Best of #MedEd FOAM and #FOAMsim

  • REBEL EM discusses the Columbo Tactic in bedside education. [AS]
  • The LITFL team delivers again with the Toxicology Library. Check it all out here. [AS]
  • The SGEM carry on their superb work decreasing the knowledge-translation time. If you’ve got an article you want to hear them review then submit it here, it’s almost too easy! [SL]

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Marjorie Lazoff, MD FACP. Board certified internist with clinical background in academic emergency medicine, currently the founder of The Healing Red Pen, an editorial consulting company. Dr Lazoff is a full-time editor and strong supporter of FOAMed.

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