Missed Pediatric Appendicitis Cases and Common Misleading History and Findings – Closing the Clinical Knowledge Gap

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

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Missed Pediatric Appendicitis Cases – Closing Clinical Knowledge GapsBeware these misleading history and physical findings that can lead to missed pediatric appendicitis cases.In August 2021, a study was published that searched for – and found – a cluster of misleading history and physical findings that are shared among pediatric cases of missed appendicitis. We detail the common causes of these … Read More

Stroke Thrombolysis Guidelines – Closing the Clinical Knowledge Gap

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

Stroke Thrombolysis Guidelines - 2021 Warning Regarding Stroke Thrombolysis Errors

Stroke Thrombolysis Guidelines – 2021 Warning Regarding Stroke Thrombolysis Errors – Closing the Clinical Knowledge GapWhat You Might Not Know About Stroke Thrombolysis Treatment GuidelinesA 2021 warning regarding stroke thrombolysis errors has been recently issued. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine (AJEM) published a review in March 2021 addressing the high error rate during emergent alteplase infusion for reversal of … Read More