Pseudoseizures (PNES)

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Walker Foland is an emergency physician practicing in Michigan and in this episode breaks down why pseudoseizures, now termed PNES (Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures), are a real disease. Before you go on, Sign up for the ERcast mailing list!   http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/Pseudoseizures_ercast_1.mp3 Direct Download   Are patients with PNES ‘faking it’? PNES is a conversion disorder: an unconscious …

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What Canada Can Teach Us About CAT Scans

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Joe Habbousche is the CEO of MDCalc, the worlds most used online medical calculator. Chances are, you’ve used it yourself. Joe is a passionate advocate for the practice of evidence based medicine and the proper use of clinical decision tools. In this episode, we dissect one of his favorites: the Canadian CT Head Injury/Trauma Rule …

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Winter 2018 Journal Club

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Winter 2018 Journal Club

In the edition of the Ercast journal club thrombectomy in pts with delayed stroke presentation shows promise beware behavioral changes after procedural sedation kids with isolated linear skull fractures have a good short term prognosis procalcitonin may help decrease abx use in respiratory infections steroids in mild sore throat help… a little   Registration for …

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