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Hong Kim – Alcohol Withdrawal and Cyanide Toxicity

Dr. Hong Kim is an emergency medicine trained toxicologist who also trained in New York city at the famed Bellevue toxicology program.  In this week’s core content lecture, Dr. Kim reviews the causes or alcohol withdrawal as well as come of the current treatment strategies.  The second half of this talk is dedicated to reviewing…

CallForBlood2

Nathan Nielsen – Blood Component Therapy in the ICU (Not Just Another TRICC Trial Talk)

The use of blood components in the ICU is commonplace, which is why Dr. Nathan Nielsen has dedicated his professional career to making sure young intensivists know what they are doing when deciding amongst the menu of therapies offered by the blood bank.  Originally trained in critical care medicine, Dr. Nielsen went on to receive…

Bayes

Alejandro Baez – A Bayesian Approach to Clinical Decision Making

Dr. Amado Alejandro Baez is the Emergency Medicine Program Director at the Jackson Memorial Hospital/ University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has published extensively in Emergency Medicine, Trauma and Critical Care. He is a rock star – in fact, one of his research collaboratives is the ACDC project whose goal is to incorporate…

Hypothermia

Shah + Badjatia: Therapeutic Hypothermia 2014

Today we are fortunate to have the combined mental powers of two of the greatest minds in the field of therapeutic hypothermia. First you will hear from Nirav Shah, Assistant Professor of Medicine and current Program Director for the Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Maryland. Using a vast knowledge base on the…

The Big RV

Dan Hasse – Echocardiographic Evaluation of Right Ventricular (RV) Dysfunction

Dr. Hasse is a man of many talents. Trained in emergency medicine, surgical critical care, critical care medicine, and understands the value of Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS). This week he’s addressing the often under appreciated and under recognized importance of RV dysfunction. Done a TAPSE of the RV lately? If not, take notes and…