Stroke Presentation, Workup, and Treatment Content and Platform Updates from Med-Challenger, Summer 2020

Nancy M. Anderson, MBA, MSEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing RN/PN, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Personal Education, Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

Stroke Presentation, Work Up and Treatment content updates, Med-Challenger 2020 Summer Content and Platform Updates

New Stroke Presentation, Workup, and Treatment Guidelines, New Content and Platform UpdatesMed-Challenger Content and Platform Updates, Summer 2020 New Stroke Presentation, Workup, and Treatment Guidelines Med-Challenger is excited to announce updates of our Stroke Presentation, Workup, and Treatment materials to incorporate the most recent recommendations from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) recommendations. Shortly after the 2018 … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Hypothermia

Adam WandermanEM Questions of the Week, Personal Education, Question of the Week

free board review question of the week Hypothermia

A 23-year-old woman is found with a suicide note on a park bench in the winter with a core body temperature of 82.4°F. During transfer from the ambulance to the hospital gurney, her cardiac monitor suddenly demonstrates the following (see Figure). Figure. What is the most appropriate therapy? A single attempt of regular energy defibrillation followed by active core rewarming; … Read More