Journal Feed Weekly Wrap-Up
- Apr 1st, 2023
- Clay Smith
Originally published at JournalFeed, a site that provides daily or weekly literature updates.
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#1: Myth-Bust – Can We Give Nitrates to RV Infarction?
New evidence has demonstrated that previous dogma to withhold nitrates from patients with right ventricular myocardial infarction (RVMI) may be incorrect.
Adverse events from nitrate administration during right ventricular myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Emerg Med J. 2023 Feb;40(2):108-113. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2021-212294. Epub 2022 Sep 30.
#2: Does an Epinephrine MDI (Primatene Mist) Work for Croup?
Epinephrine administration via metered-dose inhaler (MDI) for the treatment of croup in children may be a safe and effective alternative to nebulization.
Epinephrine metered-dose inhaler for pediatric croup. Acad Emerg Med. 2023 Feb;30(2):144-146. doi: 10.1111/acem.14616. Epub 2022 Dec 7.
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