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… but shouldn’t we start transfusing him?

I was initially going to do something on chest pain but that will be pushed back for a quick discussion on when to transfuse patients in the ED.  While most of this information can be generalized to any patient actively … Continue reading

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Asthma – Does the steroid matter?

Adults and children present to emergency departments on a regular basis with exacerbation of their condition for a variety of reason.  Anecdotally, the standard treatment for run-of-the-mill asthma is nebs followed by a 5 day prednisone burst.  However, does it … Continue reading

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