This episode covers Chapter 79 of Rosen’s Emergency Medicine.
All those funny squigly marks on the ECG confusing you? Us too. Here is some knowledge to help you out.
Here is the follow-up to the mammoth ACS chapter. This one has some key factoids to put into your mind map / memory pallace / organic computer.
This episode covers Chapter 78 of Rosen's Emergency Medicine. Acute Coronary Syndromes... its a gooder.
Acute Coronary Syndromes Part A (Monday)
What are the STEMI equivalents? Know these patterns!!!
This episode covers Chapter 77 of Rosen’s Emergency Medicine. The Pleural Space is not to be trifled with!
This episode covers Chapter 76 of Rosen’s Emergency Medicine. Have you ever seen pneumonia? Yeah.... we thought so. Now here are all the nitty-gritty details.
What are the typical associative pathogens?
Describe the typical clinical presentation/RFs/Management for each of the following
-Mycoplasma pneumoniae & Chlamydia pneumoniae
-PJP & Other Fungal Pneumsonia
List the typical etiologies of viral pneumonia.
Which patient groups should receive pneumovax?
Which pneumonias can present with cavitating lesions (abscesses) on x-ray
What is the differential for possible pneumonia visible on CXR?
Describe the analysis of pleural fluid.
-Which effusions should be sampled?
-What are Light's criteria?
What is the CURB65 score?
This episode covers Chapter 75 of Rosen’s Emergency Medicine.
1. List potential causes of pharyngitis. (List 5 viral and 5 bacterial etiology of pharyngitis)
2. What are the indications for steroids in a patient with pharyngitis?
3. List causes of epiglottitis.
4. What are the deep spaces of the neck? List 4 deep space infections of the neck
5. What are the typical bacterial causes of deep space infections? What are the different syndromes called?
6. What are the potential complications of deep space neck/face infections? List 5.
7. When do the sinuses typically develop?
8. What the pathophysiology of sinusitis? What are the typical pathogens?
9. Describe the management of acute rhinosinusitis and list 6 predisposing factors
List 5 suppurative and 5 non-suppurative complications of GABHS
List 4 findings on lateral neck xray of epiglottitis
Describe an approach to airway management in deep space neck infections
What are lateral neck xray findings suspicious for RPA?
This episode covers Chapter 74 of Rosen’s Emergency Medicine. As Vanilla is to chocolate, COPD is to Asthma. Look for all things wheez-e-y here.