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Abdominal Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment Syndrome (ACNES)

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This post explores an unusual and likely under-diagnosed condition.
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Journal Review

IVC Collapsability As a Predictor of Fluid Responsiveness

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Assessing fluid responsiveness is essential to guiding resuscitation of critically ill patients. Inferior vena cava (IVC) collapsibility measured by point of care ultrasound (POCUS) has been shown to accurately predict fluid responsiveness in mechanically ventilated patients.
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Initial Trauma Assessment

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This post dives into the basics of the initial trauma evaluation.
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Suture Materials

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This post reviews the most common suture types encountered in the ED along with indications for using different types.
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Carl Preiksaitis, MS IV

Carl Preiksaitis, MS IV

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