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CME 4/9/14 – Ultrasound in Shock

 Here is Anu’s talk on the use of ultrasound in assessment of the shocked patient. Resources: EMCrit – The Rush Exam LITFL – Own the Echo! Ultrasound Village – Emergency Echo Review Article: Bedside Ultrasound in Resuscitation and the Rapid…

CME 20/02/14 – Ionotrope and vasopressor use in the ED

Here is Ros’ talk. Some other interesting links: EMCrit Podcast 107 – Peripheral Vasopressor Infusions and Extravasation EMCrit Podcast 6 – Push-Dose Pressors A great summary of the actions of various vasoactive agents from Critical Care Compendium in LITFL John Myburg’s talk “CATECHOLAMINES, RESUSCITATION AND RESURRECTION”…

CME 17/10/2013: Ultrasound use in SHOCK

A presentation highlighting the usefulness of US in the assessment and management of a patient with shock. Ultrasound can be used as an extension of your physical examination to help determine the cause/s of shock. Ultrasound is also useful in…