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"The Plural of Anecdote IS NOT Data!!!"
Jaime Calle @jaicaram🔁 Respect the Shock Index #EEM2018
Michael W Brooks @michaelbrooksy🔁MacGyver access tip from — if you can only get a small peripheral but need larger access, put a tourniquet above the IV you do have and infuse 50 cc of saline. This will distend the vasculature and hidden veins will emerge from the depths!
Christian Rodríguez Sandoval 🇨🇷 @crisrodriguez73🔁REBEL EM Getting a Shout Out for Saving a Pts Life by
Pt with Refractory VF -> Provider Had Read DSD Blog Post ->
Paul Jhun @jhunlikefun🔁Thank you for everything you do and for following along with us this year!! Your incredible stories and triumphs continue to inspire us to push the limits of medical education.
Watch all the lectures with Essentials of EM 2018 On-Demand:
ED-MACK @TravelLlama🔁Favorite ECG of 2017 - 2018 for
Crochetage Pattern = Notched R Waves in Inferior Leads = ASD
catnogood @catnogood🔁MacGyver Moves - sick of EMR auto-logging you out? Here are 2 workarounds:
1) Put mouse on top of watch w/ swinging second hand. Movement will keep you logged in
2) Buy a "mouse jiggler"
Richard Aguilar 🇲🇽 @urgenciarichard🔁Heat Loss Mitigation is one of the most important things we can do for our trauma patients: warm IVF is an easy thing to do and really makes a difference Kenji Inaba
PocusReddit @PocusReddit🔁Our very own representing at the halftime show! Congrats Liz!
Anand Swaminathan @EMSwami🔁MacGyver Moves - sick of EMR auto-logging you out? Here are 2 workarounds:
1) Put mouse on top of watch w/ swinging twitter.com second hand. Movement will keep you logged in
2) Buy a "mouse jiggler"
Dr. Alice S.Y. Lee @azerdocmom🔁Intubation Pearls + SALAD technique (Suction Assisted Laryngoscopy for Airway Decontamination)
1) Lead w/ suction to decon
2) Place blade
3) Move suction cath to left of blade (Park suction)
4) Suction continually clears airway
Essentials of EM @EssentialsofEM🔁Thank you for everything you do and for following along with us this year!! Your incredible stories and triumphs cont twitter.com inue to inspire us to push the limits of medical education.
Watch all the lectures with Essentials of EM 2018 On-Demand:
Augusto Cruz @kuervito76🔁Fast Track Pearls & Pitfalls via
Shoulder Dislocation -> Try Boss Technique (No sedation required)
James French @grade1view🔁Challenging Access Pearls The "Easy IJ" - placement of peripheral catheter into IJ when you don't need central access. Review + video EMRAP: HD
Asim AlSaeed @asimalsaeed🔁MacGyver Moves Securing the Chest Tube. Consider using an ETT holder instead of tying in. Quick temporary fix so you can move on to other parts of resus. Go back later and tie in securely
brad zurek @husker141🔁Pretty cool tricks shared at #EEM2018! @angieicarrick @Norman_GME @zimmshe @ChelseaRisinger twitter.com
Pocket PEM @PocketPEM🔁I want to thank everyone again. I spent the week getting a behind the scenes experience at . I cannot say enough wonderful things about the staff & faculty, who made us feel so welcome. Special shout out to for the opportunity. TYSM! ❤️
Liz Fierro @liz_fierro_md🔁I want to thank everyone again. I spent the week getting a behind the scenes experience at . I cannot say enough wond twitter.com erful things about the staff & faculty, who made us feel so welcome. Special shout out to for the opportunity. TYSM! ❤️
Manrique Umana @umanamd🔁Rob Orman closing out with a clear message: primum non nocere, first do no harm.
Doing less may be doing more.
Robert Inga @Robertinga🔁The meaningful interventions emergency docs can perform in acute pancreatitis: figure out the cause, give IV fluids, and feed the patient as early as they can tolerate PO.
Wasili Carrillo @DrWasili🔁"Don't ignore lead v1! Remember the T wave in v1 is supposed to be inverted. If it's upright, it's concerning for ACS. Particularly if it's newly upright, or larger in v1 than v6."
Zebunnisa775 @zeb775🔁MacGyver Moves - The most elegant use for US - confirmation of CVL placement w/ the bubble test. Thanks to for the fantastic clip. Video here
Paul Jhun @jhunlikefun🔁 Anticipate = #triggerword and my self talk = you've got this. #EEM2018 twitter.com
Anna Shelton @annapls🔁Why are we missing dangerous ECGs?
1. Overreliance on computer reading
2. Premature closure on atypical patients
3. Ignoring the ECG with negative troponins
4. Failure to compare to old ECGs
5. Failure to repeat ECGs
Pierre Arbulú @mtd98🔁Fast track pearls by Tarlan Hedayati for jaw dislocation: place a 5 or 10cc syringe on a patient's posterior molars and roll it back and forth (anteriorly and posteriorly)!
Pierre Arbulú @mtd98🔁IV lidocaine for ED analgesia may be useful in very few, very select patients, however this is based on very limited evidence at this time.
Gabriel Corea @gcoreag🔁How to Resuscitate Asystole via
1. High Quality CPR
2. Confirm Asystole with POCUS
3. Epi Drip Titrated to DBP>40mmHg on A-Line
4. Try Cardioversion (Nothing to Lose)
MedEdBot @MedEdBot🔁PODCAST magic ✨ lots of hard work by our podcast team this week recording for 3 days straight! Feel fortunate to have such a fun crew to work & hang with. 🎬
Mizuho Spangler @mizspangler🔁PODCAST magic ✨ lots of hard work by our podcast team this week recording for 3 days straight! Feel fortunate to hav twitter.com e such a fun crew to work & hang with. 🎬
Jenny Beck-Esmay @jbeckesmay🔁Amal says "We dont pay enough attention to diastolic blood pressure"
in MAP, diastolic counts twice, systolic once.
Alanna O'Connell @AlannaOConnell8🔁Great talk by the legendary Dr. Rich Cantor on gram-positive bacterial complications, illustrated by
Jessica M @heartjustsmiles🔁In light of cases where monitor has shown asystole but cardiac ultrasound demonstrates V-fib, consider defibrillating asystole. After all, you can’t make the patient more dead. (Or is it deader?)
Jessica M @heartjustsmiles🔁Dr. DeClerck on Scabies tx: Permethrin 30g x 2 is very effective when used properly. Use in combination with ivermectin for treatment failure or in cases of crusted scabies. Aftercare important to avoid environmental re-exposure.
Jessica M @heartjustsmiles🔁Topical steroids are effective and easy to use. There are 7 general classes (1 is the strongest, 7 is the weakest). Don’t need to memorize, can google the chart.
luis bernier @bernierl🔁Demonstrating the Davos (or Boss) technique for shoulder reduction - have the patient's wrists stabilized anterior to the ipsilateral knee of the dislocated shoulder, lean back, and shrug their shoulders.
vigiljames @vigiljames🔁Billy Mallon on occult scaphoid fracture: Tenderness in ANY of these locations: 1) axial loading of the thumb, 2) snuffbox 3) scaphoid tubercle on the volar side of the thumb - concern even with negative XR! @draftmallon
vigiljames @vigiljames🔁Subtle Signs of Child Abuse via Ilene Claudius
1. Those who don't cruise rarely bruise (≈9 - 10 mos of age)
2. Bruises on cheeks, neck, inner things, ears, torso, hands, & feet need a REALLY good story
3. Bites w/ inter-canine distance >3cm is likely from an adult
vigiljames @vigiljames🔁Rich Cantor reminds us that clonidine overdose can mimic opiate overdose - decreased HR, vascular tone, and BP. Even OTC eyedrops can easily meet toxic levels, particularly in pediatrics!
1. Scaphoid Fx
2. Scapholunate Dissociation -> Terry Thomas Sign
3. Triquetral Fx
vigiljames @vigiljames🔁Rich Cantor reminds us to beware of Toxic Shock Syndrome in ANY patient with ANY strep or staph disease. Abnormal VS may be your only clue.
Gustavo Vergara @gvergara_EM🔁 New sepsis definition: life threatening organ dysfunction caused by dysregulated response
Dhimitri Nikolla @DhimitriNikolla🔁MacGyver Moves Access Tips
24 g in hand? Put tourniquet up, infuse 50-75 cc to plump up vessels
Easy "IJ" - peripheral IV in IJ
Turn deep brachial into midline to ensure it won't dislodge
Leonard Roman @LeonardRoman8🔁Pearls from half-time show
When doing local blocks ALWAYS calculate your toxic dose prior to injection
ACOEP RSO @ACOEPRSO🔁 Dr. Hedayati shows us th the setup for double sequential external defibrillation
Jameel Abualenain @JameelEM🔁What's your trigger word? As would say: "Level up" with PEPS (performance-enhancing psychological skills) by , reimagined