Unrecognized Driver of Severe COVID-19? – Study Findings

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

Unrecognized Backseat Driver of Severe COVID-19 Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Study Findings

Unrecognized Driver of Severe COVID-19? – Study Findings Q&A CaseTry this free COVID-19 Case Q&A courtesy of Med-Challenger.In December 2021, an interesting article was published that explored the scientific plausibility of a possibly under-recognized contributor to severe COVID-19. What is this trigger (which is easily tested for in the emergency department)? For more free clinical knowledge review cases, subscribe to the … Read More

Flu Guidelines Update, New CDC Recommendation for Providers in Patients with Flu-Like Symptoms: Guidelines Knowledge Check

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

flu guidelines regarding patients with flu-like symptoms CDC recommendations EVALI

Based on New CDC Flu Guidelines, What Should You Now Ask Patients with Flu-like Symptoms?Clinical Guidelines Knowledge CheckA large number of patients will be presenting to healthcare facilities with flu-like respiratory symptoms, such as cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, fever, chills, and weight loss, during the winter season who may not meet criteria for … Read More