Pulseless Electrical Activity ( PEA ) is confusing! The diagnosis and treatment of PEA is bogged down by terminology and misunderstandings. Spurred by a recent interview I did with Anton Helman of EM Cases, I lay down some of my thoughts on PEA here.
The last time I discussed these issues was 5 years ago with Zack and Joe on EDECMO 13.
PEA Progression to ROSC
Narrow / Wide doesn't Work
Rory breaks it down on the CCnerd in a post about QRS size in PEA.
What to Do if You Have Compressions/POCUS Pulse but No BP
The Right Heart being Big doesn't mean PE during Arrest (from Ultrasound Podcast)
Now on to the Podcast…
- EMCrit – Risk Stratification and Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism (PE) 2021 – Is the PERT Wilted? - October 7, 2021
- EMCrit 307 – TTM2 Episode Retort with Ben Abella & Joe Tonna - September 23, 2021
- ODR 1 – Email Part 1 – Email is Not the Problem, You Are! - September 22, 2021