LITFL Review 256

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Welcome to the 256th 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

Assessing oxygenation with an ABG has to be better than simple oxygen saturations, right? Well…Josh Farkas may make you think otherwise with this superb post. [SL]

The Best of #FOAMed Emergency Medicine

The Best of #FOAMcc Critical Care

The Best of #FOAMres Resuscitation

The Best of #FOAMus Ultrasound

  • A truly fascinating case that I’ve certainly never seen before is the Ultrasound for this Week from Ben Graboyes. [SO]

The Best of #FOAMim Internal Medicine

  • Continuing their Research Series, Annuradha Persaud investigates the use of Diagnostic Tests in this week’s video slide presentation from Louiseville Lectures. [ML]

The Best of #MedEd FOAM and #FOAMsim

  • EM, and medicine in general, is all about diagnostic uncertainty. So why can’t we do a better job of communicating probabilities on diagnoses? First 10 in EM explores the topic this week. [AS]

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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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