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Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity

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This post dives into the diagnosis and management of TCA toxicity.
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Antibiotics in the Treatment of Smaller Abscesses

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Skin and soft tissue infections (SSTI), specifically skin abscesses, are an increasingly common cause for emergency department (ED) visits. Many of these are uncomplicated and are treated in the ED with incision and drainage (I&D) and then discharged.
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Cellulitis

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This post reviews the basics of ED cellulitis diagnosis and management
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Elbow Dislocation

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A review of the ED management of elbow dislocations.
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ED Initiated Buprenorphine/Naloxone Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Filed Under: Tags: , January 14th, 2016 Leave a Comment

The harmful effects of opioid dependence are well known to ED providers and include overdose, high risk behaviors, and psychosocial instability. Patients with opioid dependence represent a significant proportion of ED visits annually,
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Julia Paris, MD