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practice updates

emDocs Cases: Evidence-Based Recommendations for Rhabdomyolysis

In this edition of emDocs Cases, we look at the evidence concerning rhabdomyolysis. What history/exam findings suggest the condition? Is CK level related to renal injury? What fluid is best? Are sodium bicarbonate and mannitol helpful? What's the disposition? We look at these and more.

practice updates

Risk of Clot When Imaging Says, “Not.”

How often does CT miss PE? Who is at future risk of PE after negative CTPA? What about the risk of DVT after a negative US study? This post from Anne Flower and Amy Zeidan evaluate some key questions in the evaluation of PE and DVT.