In this post I link to and excerpt from Emergency Medicine Cases‘ EM Quick Hits 39 Overdiagnosis, Lytics for Submassive PE, Pericardial Effusion, Hemophilia Treatment*.
*Helman, A. Swaminathan, A. Lang, E. Morgenstern J. Bhate, T. Long, B. EM Quick Hits 39 – Overdiagnosis, Lytics for Submassive PE, Pericardial Effusion, Hemophilia Treatment. Emergency Medicine Cases. June, 2022. https://emergencymedicinecases.com/em-quick-hits-june-2022/. Accessed 6-23-2022.
All that follows is from the show notes of the podcast.
Topics in this EM Quick Hits podcast
Justin Morgenstern & Eddy Lang on the problem of overdiagnosis in EM (0:37)
Anand Swaminathan on an approach to the indications and dosing of systemic thrombolytics for submassive pulmonary embolism (27:06)
Taraha Bhate’s QI corner on pericardial effusion (33:20)
Brit Long on emergency treatment of the bleeding hemophilia patient ( part 2 of 2 part series) (40:25)
For part 1 of hemophilia, please see EM Quick Hits 38 ACS in Older Patients, Rural Neonatal Resuscitation, Hemophilia, Hiccups, ECG Computer Interpretation, May 2022.