If you are an EM:RAP listener, you have probably heard Mel Herbert’s story of 2 cars crashing right outside of his house. Mel realized he did not stock a medical kit in his house with the necessary crucial supplies for an emergency scene. I realized I don’t either (there is one in my car). So, I reached out to the master of preparedness, Dr. Keith Conover.
Atoms or elementary particles themselves are not real; they form a world of potentialities or possibilities rather than one of things or facts. -Werner Heisenberg The uncertainty principle states, there is a limit to the precision with which the position and momentum of any subatomic particle can be measured. Their location and velocity can only […]
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH) is one of the more angst-inducing pathologies an Emergency Physician faces on a daily basis. A disease for which we have a well established diagnostic pathway. The strategy of non-contrast CT followed by a lumbar puncture (LP) has been showed to effectively eliminate the risk of SAH (1). And yet there is […]