Pain management in ED is a challenging topic. Teaching residents to start with NSAIDS vs Narcotics and Ibuprofen- Toradol vs Morphine- Dilaudid , always could be a place for discussion/argument.
Month: June 2013
I was working on LP study that we did, and found this article from JAMA, very informative. http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=203808
This is really disappointing to me when I see , in 55 % asymptomatic children, it took 15 min for pediatric sonographer to visualize entire appendix. They also could see some parts of appendix