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Pediatric Magnet Ingestion Algorithm

Known magnet ingestion or GI symptoms with known magnets available to child. Obtain abdominal X-ray (1…

Community Acquired Pneumonia

The following is a summary of the 2019 American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of…

COVID-19 Clinical Course

Clinical Course The CDC reports a summary of “multiple early studies from Wuhan, China who had…

Chlamydia

Recommended Regimens Azithromycin 1 g orally in a single doseOR Doxycycline 100 mg orally twice a day for…

Gonorrhea

Regimen for uncomplicated gonococcal infections of the cervix, urethra, or rectum: Ceftriaxone 500 mg IM as…

STEMI ECG

Standrad ECG Definition ST-elevation at the J-point in 2 contiguous leads with the cut-point: ≥1 mm…

Postpartum Hemorrhage

The following is a summary of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) bulletin on…

E-cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use–Associated Lung Injury (EVALI)

The CDC has published interim guidelines for healthcare professionals evaluating suspected cases of e-cigarette, or vaping,…

Cerumen (Earwax) Impaction

Docusate sodium (Colace) liquid was superior to triethanolamine polypeptide (Cerumenex) in removing ear wax, according to…

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