EBMedicine

Shortness of Breath

Hx:  A young male in his late 20’s presents with shortness of breath. He denies any…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Managing the HIV-Infected Adult Patient in the Emergency Department

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! Case Presentation: Managing the HIV-Infected Adult Patient in…

Risk Management Pitfalls for Managing HIV-Infected Patients in the Emergency Department

Our recent issue Managing the HIV-Infected Adult Patient in the Emergency Department focuses on emergency department…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Management of Pediatric Head and Neck Infections in the Emergency Department

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! But before we begin, check to see if…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Infective Endocarditis in the ED: Recognition, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! But before we begin, check to see if…

Test Your Knowledge: Acid-Base Disturbances

Acid-base disturbances are physiological responses to a wide variety of underlying conditions and critical illnesses. Homeo-stasis…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Mechanical Ventilation Management in the Emergency Department

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! But before we begin, check to see if…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Acid-Base Disturbances: An Emergency Department Approach

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! But before we begin, check out if you…

Test Your Knowledge: Failure to Thrive

Failure to thrive (FTT) is a relatively common presentation in the emergency department. Up to 90%…

Risk Management Pitfalls in the Management of Pediatric Patients With Bacterial Meningitis

The presentation of bacterial meningitis can overlap with viral meningitis and other conditions, and emergency clinicians…