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January/March 2019 - Volume 41 - Issue 1

  • K. Sue Hoyt, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, ENP-C, FAEN, FAANP, FAAN
  • 1931-4485
  • 1931-4493
  • 4 issues / year

 Editor Karen Sue HoytThe Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal (AENJ) is the official journal of the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners (AAENP). The AAENP Board would like you to know that they will be holding a Virtual Town Hall Meeting on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 8 pm EST. The purpose of this meeting is to provide current and prospective members with the opportunity to learn more about the AAENP organization. One of the benefits is the AENJ! For more information, see the posted advertisement. You can submit your questions in advance by emailing info@aaenp-natl.org.Registration is required to join the webinar. See the posted advertisement on this webpage.

Welcome to Spring 2019!

K. Sue Hoyt  
Editor-in-Chief

SUGGESTIONS 2019-5 {April 15th, 2019)

Dewan, P., Taylor, J., Gunka, V., Albert, A., & Massey, S. (2019). Manual volume delivery via Frova Intubating Introducer: a bench research study. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien d'anesthésie, 1-5. {Abstract. Refs., & Paywall}

Pearson, S. M., Burish, M. J., Shapiro, R. E., Yan, Y., & Schor, L. I. (2019). Effectiveness of Oxygen and Other Acute Treatments for Cluster Headache: Results From the Cluster Headache Questionnaire, an International Survey. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain59(2), 235-249. [PDF]
Also available as: Effectiveness of Oxygen and Other Acute Treatments for Cluster Headache: Results From the Cluster Headache Questionnaire, an International Survey. Medscape.com.

Bircher, N. G., Chan, P. S., & Xu, Y. (2019). Delays in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Defibrillation, and Epinephrine Administration All Decrease Survival in In-hospital Cardiac Arrest. Anesthesiology: The Journal of the American Society of Anesthesiologists130(3), 414-422. [PDF] PMID: 30707123
DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000002563
Also available as: Delays in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Defibrillation, and Epinephrine Administration All Decrease Survival in In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Medscape.com.

Nicole Cimino-Fiallos, MD, FAAEM. Don't Bump the Bump: Trauma in Pregnancy. Medscape.com. April 2nd, 2019. [Slideshow] N.B. Important link to NHTSA poster of safe wearing of Seat Belts in Pregnancy. Suggest display in Waiting Room, Restrooms, OB-Gyn  & Peds rooms.

Michael T. Hilton, MD, MPH; Benjamin N. Abo, DO, EMT-P. Snakebite Medicine With Dr Abo: Times Have Changed. Medscape.com. March 26th, 2019. N.B. Many useful links!

Chantal Forristal, Kristine Van Aarsen, Melanie Columbus, James Wei, Kelly Vogt & Sameer Mal (2019) Predictors of hypothermia upon trauma centre arrival in severe trauma patients transported to hospital via EMS. Prehospital Emergency Care. (Abstract & Paywall} DOI: 10.1080/10903127.2019.1599474

Josh Farkas , MD. PulmCrit- Top 10 reasons pulse oximetry beats ABG for assessing oxygenation. November 2nd, 2016. (Older article, still useful and instructive.)

Prehospital Care of the 13 Hypothermic, Anesthetized Patients in the Thailand Cave Rescue. New England Journal of Medicine; 380:1372-1373. [Letter] April 4th, 2019.
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1900831 (Insufficient, brief account of care & events.) {Free registration for limited number of articles monthly.}

William Rosenblatt, MD. Airway on Demand: Avoiding the Blind Spot Injury. Anesthesiology News. April 4th, 2019. Also available as YouTube A trick to avoid VL blind spot injury from AOD.

Shaw, Gina. Special Report: No ED is Immune from Psychiatric Patient Boarding. Emergency Medicine News: April 2019 - Volume 41 - Issue 4 - p 24–25.
DOI: 10.1097/01.EEM.0000554840.63260.ff 

Dr. Chris Nickson. Severe Heart Failure Management. LITFL-Life In The Fast Lane. March 24th, 2019.

Michael Gottlieb, MD & Marina Shpilko, DO.; Newsletter Editors. ACEP Emergency Ultrasound Section Newsletter - March 2019.

Tim Horeczko, MD MSCR FACEP FAAP. Myocarditis. Pediatric Emergency Playbook. April 1st, 2019. [Webpage & Podcast]

Tim Horeczko, MD MSCR FACEP FAAP. Medical Errors Waiting to Happen. Pediatric Emergency Playbook. March 1st, 2019. [Podcast]

Tim Horeczko, MD MSCR FACEP FAAP. Vomiting in the Young Child: Nothing or Nightmare.  Pediatric Emergency Playbook. January 1st, 2019. [Webpage & Podcast] "In the young child, vomiting is the great imitator: Gastrointestinal, Neurologic, Metabolic, Respiratory, Renal, Infectious, Endocrine, Toxin-related, even Behavioral." 

The POCUS Atlas. "The Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Atlas is collaborative education platform where we create, share, and curate free ultrasound education material."


Sincerely,
                   Tom Trimble, RN

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