Posts tagged cardiac arrest
4.25.19 Conference Summary

This week’s conference featured Morbidity and Mortality, given by Dr. Leah Carter PGY-3 which highlighted cases of pyelonephritis in pregnancy, cardiac arrest, and transverse myelitis. We also had PGY-2’s Janel Paukovits, Ross McDermott, Andrew Veverka lecture on Breaking Bad News and Family Witnessed Resuscitation. We then welcomed visiting Plastic Surgery resident, Dr. Rachel Aliotta from the Cleveland Clinic.

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3.28.19 Conference Summary

This week’s conference featured M&M cases with plenty of pearls. Influenza complications, posterior circulation strokes, deep neck space infections, and more. We also continued our pediatric curriculum with Rainbow Babies and Children PEM faculty member Dr. Brendan Kilbane as he lectured on pediatric toxic ingestions. Conference wrapped up with Dr. Tori Mason, PGY-3 presenting the latest evidence on targeted temperature management in post cardiac arrest.

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9.6.18 Conference Summary

This week we continued our ED Pharmacy series with our own Christy McKenzie, PharmD giving us the latest on ACLS drugs. Next we kicked off our intern toxicology lecture series with PGY-1 Zean Chen;s lecture on Beta Blocker and Calcium Channel Blocker Overdose. Ultrasound Fellow, Jessica Rockwood helped us navigate IUPs and ruling out ectopics with First Trimester POCUS. We talked trauma with Riley Grosso and Matthew Stull and how to approach the airway in significant facial injuries. Riley Grosso then has us thinking fast and slow with Meta Cognition. Finally, our chief Andrew Schaub took us through another Power (half) Hour with great visuals from our very own department.

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