Grand Rounds Recap 8.1.18

Grand Rounds Recap 8.1.18

Chock full of didactic pearls, this week EM/Sports Medicine physician Dr. Betz started us off with a number of can’t-miss orthopedic injuries. Drs. Baez and Owens led us through case follow ups of air embolism and a sick neonate in shock. To finish up, Wilderness Medicine’s own Drs Mel Otten and Conal Roche taught us about marine and snake envenomations and dive injuries.

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Grand Rounds Summary 9.6.17

Grand Rounds Summary 9.6.17

Dr. McKinney from our MFM service started us off with some pearls of 2nd and 3rd trimester complications and management. Drs Murphy, Liebman, McKee and Whitford taught small groups about tips and tricks of extensor tendon repair, hip ultrasound and compartment pressures. Dr. Hughes gave us a talk on plain film utility in the ED and finally Drs. Scanlon and Doerning faced off in a CPC of a case of HELLP syndrome.

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Snake Envenomations Podcast

Snake Envenomations Podcast

This podcast, our first, focuses on the care of patients who have been bitten by snakes, primarily North American Crotalids.  The discussion revolves around a case of envenomation we ran recently during a Grand Rounds simulation.  In the podcast, we focus on clinical assessment of the bites including determining the severity of local and systemic symptoms, the initial care and management of envenomations, and some of the complications associated with administration of antivenin.

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