Two helpful resources (courtesy of Dr. Michelle Lin @ Academic Life in EM):
- Paucis Verbis card on use of the NIH Stroke Scale
- Paucis Verbis card on contradindications to thrombolytics in stroke
Worked example in the Emergency Department
Part 1 – Pathophysiology and Presentations
Part 2 – Treatment and investigations
This is a 12 minute review of the treatment of status epilepticus in the Emergency Department.
One note: there you don’t give Valium IM during status. I don’t know why I wrote that, but it’s wrong. Ignore it.
Here’s a link to the PDF I made during the video.