Podcast 059 – Bath Salts with Leon Gussow

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Today I am joined by toxicology master, Leon Gussow to discuss a new quasi-legal class of drugs: Bath Salts. I saw my first OD of this a month ago; despite the drug’s name, this patient was neither clean nor pleasantly refreshed. He was violent, agitated, and overheated.

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When to wean the CPAP in SCAPE

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A listener asks how to wean CPAP when a SCAPE patient is getting better.

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A novel set-up to allow suctioning during direct endotracheal and fiberoptic intubation

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New device to allow you to suction until you pass through the cords

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Brief Review of the King Vision Video Laryngoscope

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Minh Le Cong, retrieval physician extraordinaire, shares a review of the King Vision Video Laryngoscope.

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Podcast 058 – Interview with Cliff Reid – Part II

Podcast 058 – Interview with Cliff Reid – Part II

Part II of an interview with EMS Physician Cliff Reid of the amazing blog, resus.me.

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What Trach for Difficult Airway Cart?

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What size trach for the difficult airway cart?

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Comments on the Sepsis Talks

Comments on the Sepsis Talks

Adam Drenzla wrote these excellent comments after listening to the Rivers’ Podcasts

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Podcast 057 – Resuscitative Extra-Corporeal Life Support (ECMO)

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Joe Bellezzo, MD along with his partner-in-crime, Zack Shinar, MD have started an ED ECMO service at Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego. I am so jealous! In this episode of the podcast, I get to talk to Joe about how it works.

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Podcast 056 – Dr. Rivers on Severe Sepsis – Part III

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Part III of an amazing talk by Dr. Emanuel Rivers on Severe Sepsis, Septic Shock, and early goal directed therapy.

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Podcast 055 – Dr. Rivers on Severe Sepsis – Part II

Podcast 055 – Dr. Rivers on Severe Sepsis – Part II

Part II of an amazing talk by Dr. Emanuel Rivers on Severe Sepsis.

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