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November 2019: EMedHome’s Video with Johanna Moore, MD: Cutting-Edge Resuscitation: Head-up CPR, eCPR, and More

Video Author: EMedHome.com
Published on: 10.31.2019

Dr. Moore explores cutting-edge resuscitation, including head-up CPR, eCPR, and more.

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Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 1:52
This old-school technique will direct your therapy before performing a paracentesis. Watch this video and learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:01
Dr. Mellick delves into cricothyrotomies, focusing on the three variations for the surgical techniques. Watch this video, and learn more in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 23:27
Dr. Mallemat features highlights from the 25th Annual Scientific Assembly of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 25:50
Dr. Lee and Evie Marcolini, MD, discuss an elderly woman with concerning symptoms for stroke, but is she really having a stroke?
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 10:48
Fingertip amputations are common in the ED, and simple closure and expert consultation are often required. Watch this video and learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:53
Dr. Mellick has been seeing a lot of second disease and fifth disease—it’s that time of year. Watch this video of a patient with a positive rapid strep test and prominent red lips, and learn more about all the rashes in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:51
Dr. Mellick has all you need to know about rashes. Watch this video of a child with fifth disease who presented with a slapped face appearance and a rash over his extremities, and learn more about all the rashes in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 72:27
Dr. Patel explores current evaluation and management of complications of cirrhosis.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 26:15
Jonathan Graff, MD, presents the case of a 66-year-old with an acute amitriptyline ingestion to Dr. Lee and James Roberts, MD.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 7:14
Dr. Mellick talks to a mother whose toddler had a breath-holding spell and a vasovagal event. Read more his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 28:06
Dr. Moore explores cutting-edge resuscitation, including head-up CPR, eCPR, and more.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 6:07
Subungual hematomas can be a terror, the Roberts say. They are painful, ugly-looking, and sometimes confusing, but a few tips make draining the accumulated blood and relieving the pressure simple. Learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 23:30
Dr. Lee and Jonathan Graff, MD, diagnose a 29-year-old diabetic brought to the ED for an anxiety attack. He has shortness of breath, nausea, and stomach pain. What’s really going on here?
Creator: Christine Butts, MD
Duration: 00:04
Christine Butts, MD, says POCUS is meant to augment clinical decision-making, not be a treatment in and of itself. The history, exam, and most importantly, clinical judgment are the bedrock of caring for patients.

A case in point in these videos: Assessing for RV enlargement and pericardial fluid. Read more in Dr. Butts’ column at http://bit.ly/SpeedSound, and watch these videos to see.
Creator: Christine Butts, MD
Duration: 00:04
Christine Butts, MD, says POCUS is meant to augment clinical decision-making, not be a treatment in and of itself. The history, exam, and most importantly, clinical judgment are the bedrock of caring for patients.

A case in point in these videos: Assessing for RV enlargement and pericardial fluid. Read more in Dr. Butts’ column at http://bit.ly/SpeedSound, and watch these videos to see.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 7:10
The Roberts say the figure-of-eight suture is a fascinating technique, often used in unique cases. Plus the stitch is extremely secure and easy to place. Learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:50
Dr. Mellick talks to a mother whose infant is experiencing weight loss from pyloric stenosis. Read about the fascinating back story of pyloric stenosis and why treatment has to be immediate in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:53
Dr. Mellick talks to a mother whose infant was diagnosed with pyloric stenosis 13 days after birth because of his family history. Read about the fascinating back story of pyloric stenosis and why treatment has to be immediate in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:12
This video shows an infant with pyloric stenosis experiencing hyperperistalsis. Read about the fascinating back story of pyloric stenosis and why treatment has to be immediate in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 23:19
Dr. Levine talks about easy-to-overlook orthopedic injuries in this riveting video.



Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 1:52
This old-school technique will direct your therapy before performing a paracentesis. Watch this video and learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:01
Dr. Mellick delves into cricothyrotomies, focusing on the three variations for the surgical techniques. Watch this video, and learn more in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 23:27
Dr. Mallemat features highlights from the 25th Annual Scientific Assembly of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 25:50
Dr. Lee and Evie Marcolini, MD, discuss an elderly woman with concerning symptoms for stroke, but is she really having a stroke?
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 10:48
Fingertip amputations are common in the ED, and simple closure and expert consultation are often required. Watch this video and learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:53
Dr. Mellick has been seeing a lot of second disease and fifth disease—it’s that time of year. Watch this video of a patient with a positive rapid strep test and prominent red lips, and learn more about all the rashes in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:51
Dr. Mellick has all you need to know about rashes. Watch this video of a child with fifth disease who presented with a slapped face appearance and a rash over his extremities, and learn more about all the rashes in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 72:27
Dr. Patel explores current evaluation and management of complications of cirrhosis.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 26:15
Jonathan Graff, MD, presents the case of a 66-year-old with an acute amitriptyline ingestion to Dr. Lee and James Roberts, MD.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 7:14
Dr. Mellick talks to a mother whose toddler had a breath-holding spell and a vasovagal event. Read more his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 28:06
Dr. Moore explores cutting-edge resuscitation, including head-up CPR, eCPR, and more.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 6:07
Subungual hematomas can be a terror, the Roberts say. They are painful, ugly-looking, and sometimes confusing, but a few tips make draining the accumulated blood and relieving the pressure simple. Learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 23:30
Dr. Lee and Jonathan Graff, MD, diagnose a 29-year-old diabetic brought to the ED for an anxiety attack. He has shortness of breath, nausea, and stomach pain. What’s really going on here?
Creator: Christine Butts, MD
Duration: 00:04
Christine Butts, MD, says POCUS is meant to augment clinical decision-making, not be a treatment in and of itself. The history, exam, and most importantly, clinical judgment are the bedrock of caring for patients.

A case in point in these videos: Assessing for RV enlargement and pericardial fluid. Read more in Dr. Butts’ column at http://bit.ly/SpeedSound, and watch these videos to see.
Creator: Christine Butts, MD
Duration: 00:04
Christine Butts, MD, says POCUS is meant to augment clinical decision-making, not be a treatment in and of itself. The history, exam, and most importantly, clinical judgment are the bedrock of caring for patients.

A case in point in these videos: Assessing for RV enlargement and pericardial fluid. Read more in Dr. Butts’ column at http://bit.ly/SpeedSound, and watch these videos to see.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 7:10
The Roberts say the figure-of-eight suture is a fascinating technique, often used in unique cases. Plus the stitch is extremely secure and easy to place. Learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:50
Dr. Mellick talks to a mother whose infant is experiencing weight loss from pyloric stenosis. Read about the fascinating back story of pyloric stenosis and why treatment has to be immediate in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:12
This video shows an infant with pyloric stenosis experiencing hyperperistalsis. Read about the fascinating back story of pyloric stenosis and why treatment has to be immediate in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 23:19
Dr. Levine talks about easy-to-overlook orthopedic injuries in this riveting video.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 23:45
Dr. Lee and Seth Collings Hawkins, MD, discuss a 62-year-old woman with hypertension and hypothyroidism who was bitten by a snake and why you should not use a tourniquet, cut or suck the wound, or apply ice or electricity.
Creator: Christine Butts, MD
Duration: 00:04
Christine Butts, MD, says the subxiphoid view of the heart gets a lot of love from scanning protocols such as the FAST exam, but a good parasternal long axis view can also yield a large amount of helpful info in just a few seconds. Read more in Dr. Butts’ column at http://bit.ly/SpeedSound, and watch this video to see her perform the ultrasound.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 7:58
The Roberts note that repairing multiple lacerations from chainsaws can be a delicate process. Corner suturing utilizing half-buried horizonal mattress sutures relieves additional tension and yields better cosmetic results. Learn more in their blog at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 20:04
Dr. Ahn describes how to find the subarachnoid in this illuminating video.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 7:14
The Roberts explain how to repair a laceration between the toes, a delicate procedure. Learn more in their video at http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 38:48
Jean Klig, MD, reviews pediatric emergency medicine pearls you’ll use in your practice every day: http://bit.ly/EMN-EMedHomeVideos
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 31:38
Two patients present with chest pain and look really sick. Watch this screencast as Dr. Lee and Dr. Cristian Patterson diagnose these patients and learn lots of new info about how to diagnose this devastating illness.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:45
Dr. Mellick says don’t treat kids as tiny adults when performing needle thoracostomy. Tune in to watch Dr. Mellick’s videos, and read more in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 29:00
Dr. Lee and and Nat Kittisarapong, MD, discuss a patient who drove himself to the ED and then became unconscious—because he had a gunshot wound to the chest.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 9:02
Martha Roberts, ACNP, CEN, and James R. Roberts, MD, look at the trocar and whether it should be used in the ED: http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 30:32
Michael Winters, MD, delves into post-intubation analgesia and sedation in this fascinating video: http://bit.ly/EMN-EMedHomeVideos.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 25:04
Sergey Motov, MD, has all you need to know about the euphoria associated with opioids and why it matters: http://bit.ly/EMN-EMedHomeVideos.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 31:37
Dr. Lee and Dr. Cristian Patterson look for HINTS in patients who presented with dizziness and ataxia. Watch the video to see how they find this difficult diagnosis that is easy to miss.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 3:35
Martha Roberts, ACNP, CEN, and James R. Roberts, MD, walk you through treating an ankle dislocation and share tips for splinting: http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 8:18
The slit lamp is a straightforward and user-friendly machine designed to make ocular exams easy. Martha Roberts, ACNP, CEN, and James R. Roberts, MD, show you what all its bells and whistles do: http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:32
Tranexamic acid can be administered topically for epistaxis in multiple ways—dripping TXA into the nostrils with a syringe or the shortened tubing of a butterfly needle. Watch Dr. Mellick demonstrate two other possible options in the videos, and read more in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 23:20
Michael Winters, MD, discusses post-arrest care in the ED: http://bit.ly/EMN-EMedHomeVideos.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 7:57
Rectal exams are difficult for the patient and require true expertise. You cannot expect to complete a good rectal exam or remove a rectal foreign body without the correct information, good bedside relationship, and the right equipment, and Martha Roberts, ACNP, CEN, and James R. Roberts, MD, show you the best way to handle these cases: http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:35
Some medical conditions have signs and symptoms that significantly overlap, making a diagnosis a little more difficult. Epididymitis, testicular torsion, and torsion of the testicular appendage are examples, but orbital and preseptal cellulitis are others that can cause significant diagnostic confusion. Dr. Mellick delves into this topic with cutting-edge information about how to diagnose these patients. Read more in his blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 10:06
Martha Roberts, ACNP, CEN, and James R. Roberts, MD, explain how to use an atomizer to administer naloxone for opioid overdoses. Master this easy-to-use device, and hear a bonus interview at the end of Dr. Roberts interviewing Edward Bernstein, MD, about Project ASSERT: http://bit.ly/EMN-ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 4:17
Because the etiologies of the inflammation for deep and superficial bursae are different, the diagnostic modalities and treatments are as well. This video and Dr. Larry Mellick’s blog has all you need to know about housemaid’s knee at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:07
Osteoarthritis of the knee commonly causes pes anserine bursitis, and this video and Dr. Larry Mellick’s blog shows how to inject the joint at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP
Duration: 02:59
Watch hematoma block for a wrist fracture.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 4:50
Disulfiram treatment is considered a valuable option for treating alcohol dependence, and more recently, has shown potential benefit for treating other presentations. Just be on the lookout for patients with serious side effects such as refractory hypotension and its associated ischemic complications. Watch this video and read more in Dr. Larry Mellick’s blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Martha Roberts, ACNP, PNP
Duration: 14:40
Compartment syndrome made it on the weird and wild list not only because it is uncommon but also because it is difficult to identify. It presents in strange ways, and is often missed the first time a patient seeks care. Watch this video of Martha Roberts, ACNP, PNP, interviewing Adam Cohen, MD, about how to treat compartment syndrome, and read more in the Procedural Pause blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:08
Uncircumcised boys and men are at increased risk of balanitis, posthitis, balanoposthitis, phimosis, and paraphimosis, says Larry Mellick, MD. This video shows a patient with this complaint and discusses the treatment plan. Read more in Dr. Mellick’s blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:08
Circumcised boys and men can also experience complications, says Larry Mellick, MD. Meatal stenosis can be caused by diaper irritation and penile glans inflammation. See a case in this video. Read more in Dr. Mellick’s blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 2:03
Dr. Larry Mellick looks at the softer side of emergency medicine for a change—how important pets are to patients and how they can help with treatment. In this video, he has insights about that after seeing his daughter interact with her new puppy. Read more in Dr. Mellick’s blog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 19:25
Haney Mallemat, MD: 2017 Resusfest: http://bit.ly/EMN-EMedHomeVideos.
Creator: Emergency Medicine News
Duration: 18:09
Teresa Wu, MD, tried to stump Dr. Lee and James Roberts, MD, at the EMN booth at the ACEP Scientific Assembly. Watch as they solve the case!
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 10:42
Dr. Larry Mellick and colleagues test the bag-valve mask for preoxygenation. You will be surprised by the results! Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 26:30
Alice Lee, MD, and Bill Fulton, MD, review the case of an 80-year-old man bleeding briskly from his gums.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 26:22
Dr. Lee talks with Jonathon Graff, DO, the medical director of the Outpatient Observation Unit at Banner Baywood Medical Center in Mesa, AZ, about an elderly patient who triggered a stroke alert.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:36
Dr. Larry Mellick reviews an unusual cause of abdominal pain. Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 24:43
Dr. Lee talks with Paul Beeston, DO, an emergency physician at Maricopa Medical Center in Phoenix about an elderly woman who fell.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 2:21
A number of older clinical concepts may be unfamiliar to younger clinicians, but these clinical concepts are useful in pediatric medicine. Some of these concepts showed up in the medical literature for the first time nearly a century ago, but experience has borne out their effectiveness. Listen in to this video as Dr. Mellick discusses double sickening in this mother’s daughter. Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 2:33
Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, and James R. Roberts, MD, review the case of a boy who superglued his eye shut. Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:00
A number of older clinical concepts may be unfamiliar to younger clinicians, but these clinical concepts are useful in pediatric medicine. Some of these concepts showed up in the medical literature for the first time nearly a century ago, but experience has borne out their effectiveness. This video shows an oldie but goodie tip for how to position a child properly for ear cleaning. Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 4:50
Many children are vaccinated against varicella, but breakthrough cases of chickenpox still occur, like in this 6-year-old boy. Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 9:55
Using pain as a diagnostic tool may seem contrary to the basic tenets of medicine, but it can be a lifesaving maneuver. Dr. Mellick reviews a new test for conversion disorder, created by Mario Soto, MD, in which saline is squirted into the eye of a comatose or seizing patient. Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 7:10
A young patient with hemiplegic migraine presents to the ED unable to walk or follow commands. Fifteen minutes after Dr. Larry Mellick treated him with paraspinous cervical injections of bupivacaine, the young man was able to move all extremities. Find out more in Dr. Mellick’s blog and video at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 11:36
Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, and James R. Roberts, MD, with tips and tricks for repairing nail bed lacerations in children. Tip #1: Don’t lie to them. Give them just enough details to be able to complete your procedure. Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:50
How could a Lyme disease lookalike rash and anaphylaxis to meat have anything in common? Find out more as Dr. Larry Mellick reviews their common vector in this video and blog post, which you can find at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: EMedHome.com
Duration: 69:11
Dr. Mattu discusses the modern management of cardiogenic pulmonary edema.
Creator: Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 3:02
James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, show a nifty way to anesthetize the sensitive ear canal to remove a foreign body. The patient this month is none other than Dr. Roberts! (Celebrities are just like us!) Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 4:46
James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, take on a thrombosed hemorrhoids in the ED. Surprised? You can do it, too. Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 5:30
The thought of blindly “slicing and dicing” fingertips leaves Dr. Larry Mellick cold. Instead, he reviews the best approaches for fingertip abscesses in this video and blog post, which you can find at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration:
James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, look at ocular ultrasound in this video, sharing tips for assessing the eye and diagnosing retinal detachment, which in the past required a referral to an ophthalmologist and often delayed therapy. Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 2:43
Dr. Larry Mellick says emergency physicians have mental blocks when it comes to managing priapism. He helps dispel some of the performance anxiety associated with this condition by teaching how to mix up the phenylephrine used for intracavernosal blocks, which means this penile compartment syndrome doesn’t languish while EPs wait for the urologist. Read his blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 2:01
Dr. Larry Mellick says emergency physicians have mental blocks when it comes to managing priapism. He helps dispel some of the anxiety demonstrating how to set up an aspiration and irrigation system, which dramatically simplifies the entire process. Read his blog post at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video.
Creator: Alice S.Y. Lee, MD
Duration: 0:17
Dr. Alice S.Y. Lee shares the case of a woman with a hip dislocation and how she treated it. Read The Case of the ‘Rum’ Maneuver at http://emn.online/PhotographedEMN, and then watch this video.
Creator: James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 6:29
This month, James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, explore using ultrasound for removing foreign bodies. Find out all you need to know by watching this video. Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 2:44
This bonus feature from James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, brings you tips, tricks, and pearls to make your emergency medicine practice easier. This month, their second Clinical Pearl features how to diagnose and treat a mallet finger. Find out all you need to know by watching this video. Read more in their blog at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause.
Creator: James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 5:42
James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, train their laser focus on arthrocentesis this month. Read their blog post at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause, and then watch this video to make sure you know all the basics of tapping a knee.
Creator: James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 2:33
James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, note that EPs aren’t dentists, but they can help patients with dental fractures until they can see a dentist. The best part about this particular procedure is that anyone can do it, and it only takes a few minutes. Read their blog post at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause, and then watch this video for how to treat a broken tooth in the ED.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 2:13
Watch Dr. Larry Mellick diagnosis a young girl who presents with a targetoid rash on her arms and legs. Find more information in his vlog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:10
Watch as Dr. Larry Mellick figures out the type of rash this child has. Find more information in his vlog at a href="http://bit.ly/Mellick" target="_blank">http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:51
EPs are frequently heard to say that they aren’t good at diagnosing pediatric rashes, but this video from Dr. Larry Mellick will help with identifying shingles in children. Find more information about rashes in his vlog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Brita Zaia, MD
Duration: 0:10
Dr. Graham Walker discovers another practice-changer for patients with broken hips. Watch this video by Brita Zaia, MD, of a needle popping through the fascia iliaca, and read Dr. Walker’s column in the April issue or in his collection at http://bit.ly/WalkerEmergentology.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 7:16
Each emergency physician has his favorite technique for reducing shoulder dislocations. Watch this video, the third of three from Dr. Larry Mellick this month, to learn tips for reducing dislocations. Find more information about shoulder reductions in his vlog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP
Duration: 0:15
James R. Roberts, MD, & Martha Roberts, CEN, ACNP, turn their attention to eyebrow lacerations repair. Read their blog post at http://bit.ly/ProceduralPause, and then watch this video of an eyebrow laceration repair.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 3:47
Hesitating for even seconds during an open thoracotomy will guarantee failure or a poor patient outcome. Nevertheless, no matter how grisly and stressful this procedure may be, it has real potential for saving lives. Watch this video from Dr. Larry Mellick, and find more information in his vlog at http://bit.ly/Mellick.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 4:25
Oral nerve blocks are technically more difficult than most EPs realize or admit, says Dr. Larry Mellick. These two videos demonstrate techniques for giving these blocks. Read his video introduction at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn how to do an inferior alveolar nerve block.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 4:11
Don’t cringe when you think of giving epinephrine outside of cardiac arrest, says Dr. Larry Mellick. These three videos demonstrate techniques for giving well calibrated and exact doses of epinephrine. This first video shows pulse dosing during intubation. Read his video introduction at http://bit.ly/Mellick, and then watch this video to learn more.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:57
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.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 0:32
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.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:29
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.
Creator: Charles Bruen, MD
Duration: 0:05
Read Dr. Charles Bruen’s blog post at http://bit.ly/BruenSponCirc, and then watch this video to see an demonstrating angiography of the left main, LAD, and coronary arteries showing a 100% occlusion in the mid-LAD.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 2:11
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.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 7:50
Treating anaphylaxis can confusing and complex. Dr. Mellick reviews how to recognize and manage these patients.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 9:19
Many pediatric patients with nasal foreign bodies present to the emergency department for chief complaints unrelated to the nose. Once the diagnosis is made, however, a variety of techniques can resolve the problem in the ED, but be sure you know when need an ENT consult.
Creator: Martha Roberts
Duration: 0:17
Watch Dr. James Roberts demonstrate the correct technique for patellar relocation.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 1:24
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.
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 12:14
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.
Creator: Graham Walker, MD
Duration: 2:01
See One, Do One. Watch Dr. Walker demonstrate intranasal medication administration.
Creator: Christine Butts, MD
Duration: 0:02
Watch the bedside echocardiogram performed on the patient featured in Dr. Christine Butts’ December 2012 column, “Identifying Right Ventricular Strain with Bedside ECHO.”
Creator: Larry Mellick, MD
Duration: 8:16
Video from the M2E Too! blog on inserting a word catheter in a patient with a Bartholin’s gland abscess.