Headache, Infectious Diease, Neurology

Worked example in the Emergency Department

Part 1 – Pathophysiology and Presentations

Part 2 – Treatment and investigations


Other resources:

Discussion from (with photo of petechiael rash in meningococcemia)

How to interpret CSF results from Life in the Fast Lane blog

Anatomy of lumbar puncture by Raeburn Forbes on YouTube

Lumbar puncture by theedexitvideo on YouTube

Intracranial Hemorrhage


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

Epidural hematoma neurosurgery video on Youtube

Trauma brain injury case from Life in the Fast Lane