AAP releases policy statement on the management of pediatric trauma

Brief thoughts on the recently released AAP Policy Statement on the management of pediatric trauma.

July 26th, 2016|Trauma|

Testicular Pain Starter Pack

This starter pack focuses on conditions seen below the belt in male patients.

July 21st, 2016|Urology|

Anaphylaxis Starter Pack

Another PEMBlog starter pack? Sure! Let's look at anaphylaxis related posts.

July 20th, 2016|Allergy|

Intussusception Starter Pack

Aside from being the Mississippi of medicine - at least in terms of spelling - intussusception should always be on your differential in toddlers and young children who present with belly pain, fussiness or even obtundation.

July 12th, 2016|Surgery|

Appendicitis Starter Pack

This collection of articles focuses on appendicitis - something that you'll probably encounter at some point in the ED.

July 7th, 2016|Surgery|

Gastroenteritis Starter Pack

This Starter Pack focuses on gastroenteritis in the ED. Learn about assessing the degree of dehydration, a strategy for giving IV fluids and lots of stuff about ondansetron.

July 5th, 2016|Infectious Diseases|

Happy Medical New Year’s Day 2016

July 1st is a time for new beginnings. On this "Medical New Year's Day" I wanted to share some words of wisdom.

July 1st, 2016|PEMBlog Updates|

Migraines Starter Pack

This Starter Pack focuses on migraines in the ED. Learn why antiemetics are first line, why valproate is second line, and more.

June 30th, 2016|Neurology|

Asthma Starter Pack

Here are some asthma related resources for asthma to get you started in the Emergency Department.

June 29th, 2016|Pulmonology|

Check out this red hot podcast on Heat Illness

This edition of PEM Currents, the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Podcast focuses on heat illness in its many forms. Learn about everything from the benign prickly heat, to life threatening heat stroke.

June 21st, 2016|Environmental, Resuscitation|