Tag neurological
American ER doc walkabout Rick Abbott LITFL 340

Why do we get to treat so few strokes?

Rick Abbot is back at last, with the tale of his own potential neurological catastrophe - with musings on delayed ED presentations and the quality of neurological physical examination.

headache for all…

The Case. A 28 year old female presents to your ED at 2am. She left the hospital 12 hours earlier with her newborn first child who is now 2 and half days old. Her main complaint is that of profound…