Welcome to the 192nd 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
aka Ophthalmology Befuddler 009b [Patient 1] [Patient 2] Patient 2 A elderly man is found in his home unconscious after his son was unable to contact him on the phone. As part of a neurological work up, funduscopy is performed. Findings similar to this are seen in the left eye: Questions Q1. What does funduscopy show? […]
Welcome to the 120th edition of Research and Reviews in the Fastlane. R&R in the Fastlane reviews the best and worst of global critical care research
Are you curious about what motivates us? Money? Think again. Watch this YouTube video by RSAnimate and Dan Pink on Motivation, and you might be surprised..
Pocket Eye exam is an app for testing eyes and for learning about the common eye assessments designed by Biomedical Engineers and Neurologists.
Eye Essentials For Every Doctor (2013) is a paperback handbook providing a concise overview of common eye conditions – reviewed by David Baines
We review another misdirected and underdone ‘research’ article from the most recent issue of Emergency Medicine Australasia…
It is sometimes with trepidation that I tear away the anonymous brown cover concealing a furtive tome sent for review…however, having read this awesome text (twice), I attest that in this case…my fears were unjust.
A 3 year-old boy is brought to the emergency department by his father after coming second best in a head versus chair collision. Can you manage his injury?
A 25 year old man presents with a four day history of increasing left eye pain, photophobia and decreased vision.
A 35 year-old martial artist presents with loss of vision in his right eye after being on the wrong end of a spinning back fist. Can you save his eyesight?
Your Emergency Department Director decided that a team-building exercise at the local boxing gym would be a good idea. You are left to hold the fort at work. An hour later the Director is en route to the ED