EBMedicine

Test Your Knowledge: Less-Lethal Law Enforcement Weapon Injuries

 Less-lethal weapons and tactics are being increasingly used by law enforcement to minimize the reliance on…

Test Your Knowledge: Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in the Nonpregnant Patient

Uterine bleeding that is abnormal in timing, duration, or quantity affects nearly one-third of women and…

Test Your Knowledge: Pediatric Acute Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion

Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and concussion, a subtype of mTBI, commonly present to the emergency…

Test Your Knowledge: Acute Ischemic Stroke

Acute ischemic stroke is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States, and…

Test Your Knowledge: Neonatal Resuscitation in the Emergency Department

Although most neonates will not require resuscitation, emergency clinicians must be prepared to manage neonates who…

Test Your Knowledge: Emergency Department Management of Syncope

Syncope is the transient loss of consciousness and postural tone, with spontaneous recovery. It accounts for…

Test Your Knowledge: The Child With a Syndrome

Children with syndromes often access emergency services and they may present unique challenges for emergency clinicians.…

Test Your Knowledge: Management of Suspected Rabies Exposure in the ED

Rabies is a rare, yet nearly universally fatal diagnosis, responsible for over 59,000 deaths worldwide annually.…

Test Your Knowledge: Pediatric Acute Demyelinating Syndromes

Acute demyelinating disorders can present with vague complaints and subtle abnormalities of the neurological examination. A…

Test Your Knowledge: Acute Urinary Retention in the ED

Etiologies of acute urinary retention fall into 4 broad categories: structural, medication/ toxicologic, neurologic, and infectious.…