Risk Management Pitfalls for Management of Syncope in the Emergency Department

Our recent issue Emergency Department Management of Syncope reviews the clinical and diagnostic findings that are…

Risk Management Pitfalls Involving Consent, Refusal, and Shared Decision-Making for Pediatric Patients

Our recent issue Consent, Refusal of Care, and Shared Decision-Making for Pediatric Patients in Emergency Settings…

Risk Management Pitfalls for Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter

Our recent issue Atrial Fibrillation: An Approach to Diagnosis and Management in the Emergency Department includes…

Risk Management Pitfalls for Accidental Trauma in Infancy

Our recent Extra supplement Accidental Trauma of Infancy: Emergency Department Evaluation and Management reviews the evaluation and management of infants…

Risk Management Pitfalls When Using Supraglottic Airway Devices in Pediatric Patients

Endotracheal intubation can be difficult in the emergent situation, and having an appropriate backup strategy is…

Risk Management Pitfalls for Deep Vein Thrombosis in the ED

The management of patients presenting to the ED with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) has changed in…

Risk Management Pitfalls for Management of Pediatric Patients With Tick-Borne Illnesses

Tick-borne illnesses are increasing in prevalence and geographic reach. Because the presentation of these illnesses is…

Risk Management Pitfalls in the Management of Pediatric Patients With Bacterial Meningitis

The presentation of bacterial meningitis can overlap with viral meningitis and other conditions, and emergency clinicians…

A Systematic Approach Diabetic Hyperglycemic Emergencies

Midway through your shift, a 30-year-old man presents in DKA. He is a known type 1…