What’s Your Diagnosis? Angioedema in the ED

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! But before we begin, check to see if…

Environmental Exposures; September 2022 Question – In Collaboration with EMCoach

Topic: Environmental ExposuresSection: Animal Bites, Envenomation, and ExposureAcuity: CriticalAge group: Adult A museum snake handler was…

Electrical Injuries; August 2022 Question – In Collaboration with EMCoach

Topic: Environmental ExposuresSection: Electrical InjuryAcuity: CriticalAge group: Adult A 30-year-old female presents to the emergency department…

Electrical Injuries July 2022 Question – In Collaboration with EMCoach

Topic: Environmental ExposuresSection: Electrical InjuryAcuity: EmergentAge group: Adult A 30-year-old female presents to the emergency department…

Test Your Knowledge: Allergic Reactions and Anaphylaxis in the ED

An acute allergic reaction is a rapid-onset, IgE-mediated hypersensitivity reaction. Although it is most commonly caused…

Toxidromes

US Poison Control Center Hotline 1-800-222-1222 Five commonly encountered toxidromes (toxicology syndromes) are described below along…

Pediatric Patients with Lead Poisoning – Clinical Pathway

Our recent issue Lead Poisoning in Children: Emergency Department Recognition and Management will prepare the emergency clinician to…

All-Time High for U.S. Drug Overdose Deaths

Yesterday the CDC released a report of provisional drug overdose deaths for the 12-month period of…

Test Your Knowledge: Lead Poisoning in Children

┬áMillions of children continue to be at risk for lead exposure despite a dramatic decline over…