Pneumonia

Infectious Diease, Pulmonary, Respiratory

Worked example:

Part 1 – Classification, signs and symptoms

Part 2 – Diagnosis and Management

 

Other resources

Pneumonia severity index by MD Calc

CURB 65 score by MD Calc

PV cards for risk stratification tools at Academic Life in Emergency Medicine

Pediatric pneumonia management at Pediatric EM Morsels

Pediatric pneumonia management at Life in the Fast Lane

How to read a chest x-ray by Learning Radiology

RML pneumonia case via Radiopaedia.org

RUL pneumonia case via Radiopaedia.org

Approach to Abdo pain

Abdo pain, Approach to, GI

Part 1 – Using history elements

Part 2 – Using physical exam to approach abdo pain

Part 3 – Using lab tests and imaging tests to approach abdo pain

Part 4 – Putting it together

Notes from abdo pain videos (PDF)

Other resources:

Abdo pain in the elderly from the Academic Life in Emergency Medicine blog

Cases for classroom exercises

Intracranial Hemorrhage

Headache

Part 1 – We discuss epidural and subdural hematomas.

Part 2 – Subarachnoid and intracerebral hemorrhage.

Part 3 – History and physical examination

Part 4 – Investigations

Part 5 – Initial management

Other resources

CT images on Radiopaedia.org

Epidural hematoma neurosurgery video on Youtube

Trauma brain injury case from Life in the Fast Lane

Aortic Dissection

Approach to, Cardiology, Chest pain, Uncategorized

Worked example:

Part 1 – We discuss the presentations of aortic dissection

Part 2 – We discuss the investigations and treatment of aortic dissection (Note we use the Stanford classification for discussing treatment)

Other resources:

Case discussion from Life in the fast lane – with CT images (courtesy of Peter Allely)