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practice updates

emDocs Cases: Angioedema Evaluation and Management

Could it just be some lip swelling? Today on emDocs Cases we look at the ED evaluation and management of angioedema, with an in-depth investigation into medications for bradykinin-mediated angioedema.

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Airway Management in Cardiac Arrest

The airway in cardiac arrest... You have several options including endotracheal intubation, supraglottic airway, and bagging, but what's best?

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EM@3AM: Mucormycosis

A 65-year-old male with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes and ESRD on dialysis presents for right sided nose/facial discomfort and swelling and fever. Exam reveals altered mental status. He has right nasal swelling and tenderness, with a necrotic area on nasal septum. He is tachycardic, but the CV, pulmonary, skin, and GI systems are otherwise normal. What’s the likely diagnosis?

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OBCast: Antepartum Hemorrhage

Welcome back to another edition of OBCast. This week Ben Shepherd covers antepartum hemorrhage with a video and summary.