LITFL Review 225

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Welcome to the 225th 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.

The Most Fair Dinkum Ripper Beauts of the Week

Nick Cummins Fair Dinkum Ripper Beauts of the Week

Never has Infectious Diseases sounded so interesting! This superb talk from Mark Crislip ‘The pus whisperer’ on the art of hunting out the offending organism! [SL]

Chris Hicks lays down some knowledge on making teams work: stress inoculation training, shared mental models, implicit communication & Curious George, this talk has it all. [JS]

The Best of #FOAMed Emergency Medicine

The Best of #FOAMcc Critical Care

The Best of #FOAMtox Toxicology

The Best of #FOAMus Ultrasound

The Best of #FOAMped Pediatrics

  • Diagnosis: croup. Croup score = mild: game over? Is it simple? Edward Snelson talks us through the rationale for treating even the ‘mildest’ presentation. [CC]
  • Check out a free repository of essential diagnostic, treatment and disposition guides in iBook form – PEM Guides 2.0 [AS]
  • Tim Horeczko discusses massive transfusion, trauma imaging, and resuscitative pearls of the pediatric trauma patient. [SR]
  • Is the improved sensitivity of US over CXR for detecting pneumonia in kids a boon or simply a matter of overdiagnosis? The EM Nerd explores. [AS]

The Best of #FOANed Nursing

The Best of #FOAMim Internal Medicine

The Best of #MedEd FOAM and #FOAMsim

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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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