Clinical Pathway for Managing Pediatric Patients with Lead Poisoning

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

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

Inhalation Injury

Hx: A male in his 20’s is working when he mixes lime away and bleach in a…

Lead Poisoning

Why do we care? The April, 2022 Peds EMP Article is on the topic of Lead…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Lead Poisoning in Children

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

Test Your Knowledge of Possible Rabies Exposure (Postscript 4 of 4)

A 47-year-old man is brought to urgent care by his wife after he was bitten on…

Test Your Knowledge of Possible Rabies Exposure (Postscript 3 of 4)

A 38-year-old man presents to urgent care after sustaining a bite from a squirrel he trapped…

Test Your Knowledge of Possible Rabies Exposure (Postscript 2 of 4)

Your urgent care clinic occasionally evaluates patients for travel advice, vaccinations, and malaria prophylaxis when indicated.…