Tag Pulmonary Embolism
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Ultrasound Case 019

A previously well young male sustained an isolated severe brain injury. Shortly after arrival in the ED he becomes intermittently hypoxic and hypotensive. Confused, you look at his heart.
Pulmonary Puzzler 340

Not just a PE

A classic respiratory case. This 25 year old female presented with worsening breathless. She has no previous medical problems.

a perplexing paradox…

The case. a 70 year old female is bought to your ED at 10pm via ambulance with a dense right-sided hemiparesis following a witnessed collapse at home only 30 minutes earlier.

two in two days…

I have recently prepared a lecture on a current, yet still controversial topic for work following exposure to these two interesting cases. Here are the cases & their discussion as well as the slide-show attached…