Tagged ‘Resuscitation’

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Targeted Temperature Management

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An overview of post-arrest hypothermia in the critical care patient.
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Palliative Care in the ED

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How to improve the quality of life of patients and their families who are facing life-threatening illness.
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Ventricular Assist Devices

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An overview of how to manage emergencies related to ventricular assist devices.
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Hypothermia

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An article on the many nuances to care of the critically ill hypothermic patient.
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Delayed Fluid Resuscitation for Hypotensive Patients with Penetrating Torso Injuries

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Prior to this study, the preoperative approach to hypotensive patients with trauma included prompt intravenous infusion of isotonic fluids – the rationale being to sustain tissue perfusion and vital organ function while diagnostic and therapeutic procedures were underway.
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Capnography

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A brief article on capnography and its applications in the ED.
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Esmolol in Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation

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Refractory ventricular fibrillation (VF) is very difficult to manage. Up until recently, emergency providers were limited to defibrillation and delivery of high quality CPR as well as amiodarone administration. However,
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