In this post, I link to and excerpt from Emergency Medicine Cases’ EM Quick Hits 28 Cardiogenic Shock, Radiation Dose in Pregnancy, PoCUS in Airway Management, VIPIT, Angiotensin II, Short-Term Steroid Safety.
Helman, A. Swaminathan, A. Rosenberg, H. Gottlieb, M. Pai, M. Long, B. Schull, M. EM Quick Hits 28 – Cardiogenic Shock, Radiation Dose in Pregnancy, PoCUS in Airway Management, VIPIT, Angiotensin II, Short-Term Steroid Use. Emergency Medicine Cases. May, 2021. https://emergencymedicinecases.com/em-quick-hits-may-2021/. Accessed 5-13-2021.
All that follows is from this outstanding podcast and show notes:
Topics in this EM Quick Hits podcast
Anand Swaminathan on an approach to cardiogenic shock (0:53)
Hania Bielawska on myths of radiation dose in pregnant patients (8:55)
Hans Rosenberg & Michael Gottlieb on the value of point-of-care ultrasound for airway management (14:46)
Menaka Pai on Vaccine-Induced Prothrombotic Immune Thrombocytopenia (VIPIT) following AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccination (21:31)
Brit Long & Michael Gottlieb on angiotensin II vasopressor for distributive shock – is it ready for prime time? (30:45)
Michael Schull on safety of short-term steroid use – a critical appraisal (36:11)