Core Topic: Cardiovascular

Bundle Branch Blocks

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This post reviews RBBB, LBBB, LAFB and LPFB.
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Disutility of Orthostatics in Volume Depletion

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This post delves into the utility of orthostatic vital signs in determining volume depletion or volume loss.
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Pacemakers: Basic + Advanced Concepts

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This post deals with the basics of pacemakers as well as advanced management concepts
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Infective Endocarditis

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This post takes a deep dive into infective endocarditis with a focus on diagnosis.
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Amiodarone is Dead

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This post discusses the lack of evidence for the use of amiodarone in atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia and cardiac arrest.
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Superficial Venous Thrombosis (SVT)

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Superficial Venous Thrombosis (SVT) is not a benign disease. We focus here on diagnosis as well as recommended management.
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Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)

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DVT is a common ED presentation. This post reviews the diagnosis and up to date treatment recommendations.
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ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in LBBB

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The presence of a LBBB makes the diagnosis of an acute MI challenging. We review the topic here in an effort to shed light on this area.
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