Migraine - A Better Steroid than Dexamethasone?

Migraine - A Better Steroid than Dexamethasone?

Methylprednisolone acetate 160mg IM was not better than dexamethasone 10mg IM (both given with metoclopramide 10mg IM) for reducing headache days in the week following the ED visit in migraine patients.

New AHA Bradycardia Guidelines

New AHA Bradycardia Guidelines

The newest AHA guidelines address the evaluation and management of bradycardia and conduction disorders. This includes sinus node dysfunction, AV blocks, and bundle branch blocks.  Here’s what you need to know as an emergency physician.

Ketamine RCT - Multiple Rib Fractures

Ketamine RCT - Multiple Rib Fractures

Low dose ketamine did not reduce overall pain or opioid use in this study of patients with rib fractures. However, for severely injured patients with ISS>15, ketamine allowed patients to achieve the same level of pain control with significantly less opioid medication.

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Toxicity

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Toxicity

Immune checkpoint inhibitors are monoclonal antibodies that block inhibitors of T-cell activation and function. They are increasingly used in different malignancies by removing inhibition of T-cell function and have an array of toxic side effects you need to know.

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