Welcome to the 166th edition of Research and Reviews in the Fastlane. R&R in the Fastlane is a free resource that harnesses the power of social media to allow some of the best and brightest emergency medicine and critical care clinicians from all over the world tell us what they think is worth reading from the published literature. […]
Research and Reviews (R&R) in the FastLane 98th edition – experts worldwide tell us what they think is worth reading from the literature
Research and Reviews (R&R) in the FastLane: experts worldwide tell us what they think is worth reading from emergency medicine and critical care literature
The patient from Toxicology Conundrum 052 with a massive valproate overdose arrives in the ICU, can you manage things from here?
A man presents with decreased level of consciousness following a probable ingestion of 96g of sodium valproate. Can you handle this toxicological emergency?
In this flashcard I drew my friend and colleague Dr Jawad Kassem, a Board Certified Hyperbaric Medicine doctor.
Toilet bowl cleaners in the United States tend to be acidic in nature so I chose the ‘Ty-D-Bol Man’ as our victim for this Caustic Ingestion flashcard.
Ipecac is no longer recommended for the induction of emesis in acute toxic ingestions – but here is a nostalgic flashcard review…
The opiate withdrawal flashcard was heavily inspired by the movie Trainspotting.
I chose to use the board game Operation as the foundation for the Approach to the Poisoned Patient flashcard.