Category: Pulmonary

The new guideline by IDSA published’ Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society.”…

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Chest published an article regarding risk of chronic pulmonary obstructive disease and pulmonary embolism. There are different reported risk from 3% to 30%. In this study, prevalence of pulmonary embolism…

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British Thoracic Society/Intensive Care Society published a guideline regarding ventilatory management of acute hypercapnic respiratory failure(AHRF). I believe there are good recommendations for junior residents who do not know to…

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If we add nasal cannula to nonrebreather face mask or BVM with air leak, we will improve pre-oxygenation phase. This study that just published in Annals of EM enrolled 6o…

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We had a long journey to get here! I can’t tell how many times that I had argument with consultants regarding COPD or DKA patient that they ask for ABG…

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Having a pregnant patient with suspected PE, you know what I’m talking about. It is usually a disaster, mom is worry about fetus, dad is worry about mom, you are worry about both! how much is the risk of PE in pregnancy?

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Very nice mnemonic for Cavity lesion DDx in cxray: Cavity, C: Cancer or Mets, A: autoimmune; granulomas from, V: vascular (both bland and septic pulmonary embolus), I: infection(TB, fungall), T: trama…

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