Time in rural South Africa as a UK trainee. St Emlyn’s.

St.Emlyn's - Emergency Medicine #FOAMed

Imagine if you will, a hypotensive alcoholic with active haematemesis and melaena, something they taught us in medical school, earning its own place in OSCEs and even a page in the cheese and onion.1 In fact, you think as you...
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JC: So long Salt and Saline? St Emlyn’s

St.Emlyn's - Emergency Medicine #FOAMed

Simon has already covered the recent SMART trial1, regarding the comparison of balanced crystalloid solutions versus normal saline for resuscitation in critically ill adults. However, there was another paper in the same edition of the NEJM looking at a similar...
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