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COVID Vaccine Boosters

COVID Vaccine Boosters

Additional doses and boosters can be confusing. Only one vaccine currently has approval for booster dosing, Pfizer. Talk to your ...
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COVID FAQ Videos

COVID FAQ Videos

I had an opportunity to sit down with my hospital (Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare) and record answers to some frequently asked ...
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Does FDA Approval Matter ?

Does FDA Approval Matter ?

Why does FDA approval matter? You might be surprised by the answer. Click on any image to enlarge. Sources 2017 ...
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Vaccinated vs Unvaccinated Hospitalizations

Vaccinated vs Unvaccinated Hospitalizations

A new study from the CDC shows that unvaccinated people have a 17x higher risk of hospitalization due to COVID-19 ...
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Rapid Reference

Hemorrhagic Disease Of The Newborn

Hemorrhagic Disease Of The Newborn

Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding (VKDB) is also known as hemorrhagic disease of the newborn. It is a condition that can ...
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Neonatal Resuscitation, 2020

Neonatal Resuscitation, 2020

The American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care nof the Neonate were updated in 2020. The ...
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Alcohol Withdrawal

Alcohol Withdrawal

Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment fo Alcohol Scale, Revised (CIWA-AR) is the most studied and widely use assessment for acute alcohol ...
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Rabies

Rabies

Background Rabies is one of the world’s deadliest infections. The fatality rate is >99% 1 Worldwide, 99% of human rabies ...
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Emergency Medicine Blog

Defensive Charting

Defensive Charting

An emergency department director was recently asking for advice when a staff member was reprimanded for charting “delay in patient ...
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Numbers In EM

Numbers In EM