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Best of the Blogs

Best of the Blogs is an archive of high-quality posts from open access websites, blogs, and podcasts.
Selections are linked to chapters in Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine for further reading. Best of the Blogs is curated by Alex Koyfman, MD and Brit Long, MD of emDocs.net.

Section 4: Resuscitative Procedures
Section 5: Analgesia, Anesthesia, and Procedural Sedation
Chapter 35: Acute Pain Management
10/20/2017
Opioids
Management of Pain and Procedural Sedation in Acute Care
04/01/2017
Pain in the Polytrauma Patient
painandpsa.org
03/01/2017
Pain and PSA in Older Adults
painandpsa.org
01/19/2017
The Ketorolac Analgesic Ceiling
R.E.B.E.L. EM
05/25/2016
5 Tips for Managing Pain in Older Adults
Academic Life in Emergency Medicine
Chapter 38: Chronic Pain
10/20/2017
Opioids
Management of Pain and Procedural Sedation in Acute Care
Section 7: Cardiovascular Disease
Section 8: Pulmonary Disorders
07/31/2017
Approach to Patient with Sarcoidosis in the ED setting
emDocs
Section 9: Gastrointestinal Disorders
Chapter 71: Acute Abdominal Pain
06/30/2017
Appendicitis Mimics: ED Focused Management
emDocs
06/30/2017
Biliary Colic Mimics: What You Don’t Want to Miss
emDocs
02/27/2017
Killer Resuscitation: Abdominal Hypertension as an Occult Driver of Multiorgan Failure
PulmCrit
Chapter 76: Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
10/17/2017
GI Bleed Emergencies Part 2
Emergency Medicine Cases
10/10/2017
GI Bleed Emergencies Part 1
Emergency Medicine Cases
Chapter 77: Esophageal Emergencies
01/02/2017
Question Tradition: Glucagon for Food Boluses
R.E.B.E.L. EM
Chapter 79: Pancreatitis and Cholecystitis
04/16/2018
Pancreatitis: Pearls & Pitfalls
emDocs
06/30/2017
Biliary Colic Mimics: What You Don’t Want to Miss
emDocs
03/13/2017
Hypertriglyceridemic Pancreatitis: Can We Defuse the Bomb?
PulmCrit
Chapter 80: Hepatic Disorders
11/16/2017
Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
REBEL EM
06/30/2017
Should You Give Albumin in Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis (SBP)?
REBEL EM
Section 12: Pediatrics
Chapter 106: Emergency Care of Children
03/01/2018
The Fussy Infant
Pediatric Emergency Playbook
09/01/2017
Vaccine Preventable-Illnesses: Part 2
Pediatric Emergency Playbook
07/31/2017
Vaccine-Preventable Illnesses: Part 1
Pediatric Emergency Playbook
Section 13: Infectious Diseases
Section 15: Toxicology
Chapter 178: Atypical and Serotonergic Antidepressants
04/16/2018
Illbutrin
The Tox and The Hound
01/10/2018
Quick and dirty review: Linezolid
Emergency Medicine PharmD
Chapter 186: Opioids
04/30/2018
Is This Anything?
The Tox and The Hound
03/21/2018
TOXCard: Loperamide Toxicity
emDocs
08/08/2016
Cardiotoxicity from Loperamide Overdose: The Toxicologist Mindset
Academic Life in Emergency Medicine
Chapter 189: Salicylates
12/05/2017
Salicylate poisoning
Emergency medicine cases
07/02/2016
The Case of the Anatomic Injury Part II
EMNerd