Had a call recently that came in as possible flu like symptoms. Pre arrival was nausea and vomiting, increasing lethargy, leg pain, and onset of shaking ? rigors
The patient in question was post OP x 6 weeks liver surgery removal of tumors. Other co comorbidities included chf, hep c and lung...
We have CPAP in our system solely for APE
We cannot use it for exacerbations of copd although we can use it in APE regardless of a history of copd
Have been reading some articles and saw a recent podcast advocating its use for exacerbations of copd
Is it a safe and effective treatment in...
Thoughts and experience with managing pain in a drunk patient with severe pain from a traumatic injury.
Morphine contraindicated in acute alcohol intoxication. Is IN fentanyl ok
This patient in question has a dislocated shoulder and a head laceration from a fall from standing, GCS 15 and vital...
A patient will/could have sirs markers when having exacerbation of copd.
Are the conditions exclusive and would the treatment of the exacerbation take precedence over the sepsis or should both be treated at the same time.