EMCrit Podcast 121 – REBOA

Balloon in Zone-3

Today, I got to interview one of the superstars at Shock Trauma on REBOA (resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta). Balloon occlusion of the aorta was first described in 1954 (Surgery 1954;36(1):65). Other older articles include … Read more

Handwashing – Shakes and Bumps


Having just returned from SMACC, I've been thinking of all of the wonderful people with whom I got to interact. Always a delight is the inestimable Vic Brazil. I remember her gently mocking the EMCrit site for its absence of a single article on … Read more