REVERT that rhythm……Journal Club May 2016

Date of JC: 18/5/16 Paper: Postural Modification to the standard valsalva for the emergency treatment supraventricular tachycardia (REVERT): A randomised controlled trial. Published: The Lancet 2015. Your next patient in resus is a 20-year-old guy who’s self presented with feeling breathless and the symptom of his heart racing, he’s alert but looks worried. Vitals are…

Peri-Mortem C-section

Its 0830. Handover’s done. The arrest buzzer is going in Majors. Everyone piles in. It can’t be her. She’s 25 years old and 32 weeks pregnant. You’ve just had handover – breathless for a few days. But it is. She’s blue, no sign of life.  No pulse. Your’s is about 180bpm. You quickly start CPR…

Welcome to the ShED

Hi Welcome to FOAMShED a site aimed at all HCPs working in the wonderful world of Emergency Medicine. My aim is to create a site that gives you access to Free Open Access Med-Ed  on the go, before your late shift, after your night shift or if you just can’t make a face to face…