Electrical and Lightning Injuries – Clinical Patient Case of the Week

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMClinical Pearls, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing RN/PN, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Personal Education, Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

Lightning Injuries - Clinical Patient Case of the Week

Lightning Injury – Clinical Patient Case of the WeekTry this free Electrical and Lightning Injuries Case Q&A courtesy of Med-Challenger.This electrical and lightning injuries case comes from our Emergency Medicine Course, part of Med-Challenger’s library of board exam review and CME question banks. For more free clinical knowledge review questions, subscribe to the Med-Challenger Medical Education Blog. Try this case and … Read More

Burn Treatment Critical Care Board Review Questions | CME Quick Quiz

Kathryn Butler, MD, FACSEmergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Question of the Week, Urgent Care

burn treatment CME quiz

Burn Treatment Critical CareBoard Review Questions of the WeekBurns are a leading cause of accidental injury and death in the United States and worldwide. Each year approximately one million people in the United States seek medical care for burns, approximately one-third of these in the emergency department . Although the vast majority of injuries do not require hospitalization, severe burns … Read More

Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Full-Thickness Burn

Amber RhodesEM Questions of the Week, PA CAQ EM Question of the Week, Personal Education, Question of the Week, Urgent Care Question of the Week

free board review question of the week on full thickness burn

This week’s free board review question…An 8-year-old boy presents to you with his parents for evaluation of a burn wound on his left upper extremity. He was helping his parents cook over a gas stove when his upper sleeve dragged into the flame and caught fire. His parents extinguished the flame with some difficulty, placed cold compresses on the wound, … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Burn Resuscitation: Parkland Formula?

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Burn Resuscitation

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Based on current Advanced Trauma Life Support Guidelines,… is fluid resuscitation of burn patients still based on the traditional Parkland formula? Yes or No? Try this review question and find … Read More