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5.23.19 Conference Summary

This week we started off conference with M&M from Dr. Lauren McCafferty with 3 great cases to learn from, Wenicke’s encephalopathy, neutropenic sepsis, and anaphylaxis from penicillin allergy. We then had a visit from Rainbow Babies PEM faculty member, Dr Megan Evers for a great review of neonatal resuscitation. Dr. Charles Yowler from MetroHealth’s burn unit taught the initial management of the burn patient and we finished with diabetic medication toxicology from Dr. Zac Rasmussen and alcohol withdrawal treatment from Dr. Sean Mayerik.

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1.24.19 Conference Summary

This week’s conference started off with Morbidity & Mortality Conference with Dr. Leah Carter in which we discussed placental abruption, sickle cell disease and infection, and SBP. We then continued our Peds Curriculum with pediatric endocrinologist Dr. Ryan Farrell, who discussed pediatric endocrine emergencies. The day concluded with another chief Power (Half) Hour with Dr. Lauren McCafferty who reviewed some interesting clinical and radiographic images from our own ED and discussed the underlying pathology.

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