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M2E Too! Mellick's Multimedia EduBlog Videos

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Created:   1/30/2013
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Larry Mellick, MD, presents important clinical pearls in short videos.

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Mellick’s Multimedia EduBlog: Sucking Chest Wound Management

Emergency Medicine News

The management of sucking chest wounds and open pneumothorax has changed. Dr. Larry Mellick explains the current guidelines for treatment, whether on the battlefield or off. Read his blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more.

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Mellick’s Multimedia EduBlog: IV Drug Use and Skin Conditions: Track Marks

Emergency Medicine News

Diseases and complications associated with intravenous drug use are many and varied, says Dr. Larry Mellick. These three videos demonstrate three skin findings associated with drug addiction and IV drug use. This first video shows the track marks associated with repeated intravenous injection. Read his video introduction at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more.

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Mellick’s Multimedia EduBlog: IV Drug Use and Skin Finding: Petechiae

Emergency Medicine News

Diseases and complications associated with intravenous drug use are many and varied, says Dr. Larry Mellick. These three videos demonstrate three skin findings associated with drug addiction and IV drug use. This third video shows the diffuse petechiae from septic emboli of life-threatening infective endocarditis. Read his video introduction at http://bit.ly/Mellick , and then watch this video to learn more.

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Mellick’s Multimedia EduBlog: IV Drug Use and Skin Finding: Piloerection

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Diseases and complications associated with intravenous drug use are many and varied, says Dr. Larry Mellick. These three videos demonstrate three skin findings associated with drug addiction and IV drug use. This second video shows the piloerection that accompanies withdrawal. Read his video introduction at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more.

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Hypotension and Paradoxical Bradycardia

Emergency Medicine News

Relative bradycardia in the face of severe blood loss and hypotension contradicts what EPs have been taught about the body’s response to hemorrhage, but Dr. Larry Mellick sets the record straight. Read his blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more about hypotension and paradoxical bradycardia.

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Difficult Intubations

Emergency Medicine News

Dr. Larry Mellick is his own patient this month! Read his blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to see him receive an interscalene plexus block for rotator cuff surgery.

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Difficult Intubations

Emergency Medicine News

Dr. Larry Mellick is his own patient this month! Read Dr. Mellick’s blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more about difficult intubations.

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Aorta Compression Devices Can Save Lives

Emergency Medicine News

It’s such a simple concept, yet has so many potential life-saving applications. The Abdominal Aortic and Junctional Tourniquet may be the future of advanced cardiac life support. Read Dr. Mellick’s blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more about how the AAJT, fresh from the battlefield, is saving lives in the ED.

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Cockroach Emergency

Emergency Medicine News

Cockroaches love to hide in warm, dark places, and living proof is the number of patients presenting with cockroaches in their external ear canals. Read Dr. Mellick’s blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and watch these videos to learn more about removing these cringe-inducing creatures.

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Cockroach Emergency

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Cockroaches love to hide in warm, dark places, and living proof is the number of patients presenting with cockroaches in their external ear canals. Read Dr. Mellick’s blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and watch these videos to learn more about removing these cringe-inducing creatures.

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A Novel Way to Select a Laryngoscope Blade Length

Emergency Medicine News

Dr. Mellick shares a simple trick for always getting the right laryngoscope blade length.

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Please Poke My Paronychia!

Emergency Medicine News

For a fantastic instructive 1:24-minute video on treating paronychia, just watch Dr. Larry Mellick, a professor of emergency medicine at the Medical College of Georgia, at work.

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Chest Tubes Deserve an Unnecessary Roughness Penalty

Emergency Medicine News

Chest tube placement borders on the barbaric, says Dr. Mellick. The use of large-bore chest drainage devices is not supported by most guidelines, and he explains in this month’s EduBlog that needle aspiration is just as effective, with a small-bore chest drain working if needle aspiration fails.

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Trigger Point Therapy in the Emergency Department

Emergency Medicine News

Patients with myofascial pain conditions or trigger point pain commonly present to the ED therapeutic relief. Dr. Larry Mellick presents hard-hitting therapeutic interventions that rapidly and effectively relieve trigger points and their associated symptoms.

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Laboratory Abnormalities and Pyloric Stenosis

Emergency Medicine News

Pyloric stenosis can occur in adults and children, with almost the same symptoms. Read this blog post and watch a video by Dr. Larry Mellick to recognize the signs when a patient presents in your ED.

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All You Ever Wanted to Know about Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis But Were Afraid to Ask

Emergency Medicine News

Group A Streptococcal infections of the pharynx are definitely on the rise at this time of year. Despite a recent trend to downplay this much-debated condition, timely treatment is still recommended, says Dr. Larry Mellick, to prevent acute rheumatic fever and suppurative complications such as peritonsillar abscesses, cervical lymphadenitis, and mastoiditis.

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Altered Mental Status and Intussusception - Video 2

Emergency Medicine News

Intussusception sometimes does not present with classic symptoms, and the only clue might be a comatose-appearing infant. Dr. Larry Mellick says this presentation has the potential to trip up even the most astute clinician.

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Altered Mental Status and Intussusception - Video 1

Emergency Medicine News

Intussusception sometimes does not present with classic symptoms, and the only clue might be a comatose-appearing infant. Dr. Larry Mellick says this presentation has the potential to trip up even the most astute clinician.

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Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome

Emergency Medicine News

Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome isn’t life- or limb-threatening, but it remains diagnostically elusive for many EPs. Dr. Larry Mellick says the next time you see a patient with severe cyclic nausea and vomiting that is relieved by hot showers, ask about marijuana use.

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Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine

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Treating anaphylaxis can confusing and complex. Dr. Mellick reviews how to recognize and manage these patients.

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