610, 2021

COVID Induced Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: A Case Report

October 6th, 2021|Comments Off on COVID Induced Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: A Case Report

Kara Hatlevoll DO, MS, FAWM*, Harshit Singh*, Jaime Weber MS*, Natalie Griego MD *These authors contributed equally to this work. Abstract Case Presentation: An 82-year old patient with preexisting COVID-19 pneumonia and significant cardiac risk factors [...]

410, 2021

Soiled Airways: Suction Catheters and Decontamination Techniques

October 4th, 2021|Comments Off on Soiled Airways: Suction Catheters and Decontamination Techniques

Parham Salehi Saee1, MS4; Dhimitri A Nikolla, DO2 Affiliations: ‎ 1Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA.‎ ‎2Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint Vincent Hospital, Allegheny Health Network, Erie, ‎PA. Introduction Usually, blood or vomit [...]

306, 2021

Knee Injury After a Skateboarding Accident

June 3rd, 2021|Comments Off on Knee Injury After a Skateboarding Accident

Parham Salehi Saee, MS3; Nathan C Ellis, MD; Dhimitri A Nikolla, DO; Melody ‎Milliron, DO Affiliations: ‎ 1Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA.‎ ‎2Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint Vincent Hospital, Allegheny Health Network, Erie, ‎ [...]

1203, 2021

Acute Renal Infarction Leading to Sudden Perirenal Hemorrhage

March 12th, 2021|Comments Off on Acute Renal Infarction Leading to Sudden Perirenal Hemorrhage

Jesse Dalton, DOAshley Lauria, DO Kent Hospital Emergency Medicine Residency Abstract Introduction Renal infarction is a rare, but clinically important diagnosis due to its significant morbidity and ‎mortality. Atrial fibrillation is a major risk factor f [...]

2411, 2020

An Acute Case of Phenytoin Toxicity in the Emergency Department

November 24th, 2020|Comments Off on An Acute Case of Phenytoin Toxicity in the Emergency Department

Akstinas, J. OMS-IV, Miguel, E. DO Mesa View Regional Hospital, NV Rocky Vista University Abstract Case Presentation: A 38-year-old woman with a past medical history of depression, vertigo, and a seizure disorder presented to the Emergency Department (ED [...]

1711, 2020

Medical Schools Should Turn to Virtual Reality in the Wake of COVID-19

November 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Medical Schools Should Turn to Virtual Reality in the Wake of COVID-19

Harshit Singh1*, Jaime Weber, MS1*, Angela Pierce, PhD2 1OMS-III, Kansas City University, College of Osteopathic Medicine 2Phase II Director, Kansas City University, College of Osteopathic Medicine *These authors contributed equally to this work. The glo [...]

1610, 2020

The Seemingly Impossible Task of Mourning During Medical Education

October 16th, 2020|Comments Off on The Seemingly Impossible Task of Mourning During Medical Education

Andrew Griffin, OMS-III Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences A couple of weeks into my surgery rotation, I came home from an extended shift when I checked my phone to read dozens of condolences on one of my friend’s Facebook walls alluding [...]

3009, 2020

The Approach to Orthopedic Complaints in the Emergency Department

September 30th, 2020|Comments Off on The Approach to Orthopedic Complaints in the Emergency Department

Varsha Aravindabose, OMS-IV at Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine Acute orthopedic complaints comprise a significant number of Emergency Department (ED) visits every year. Yet, studies show that many Emergency Medicine physicians are [...]

1709, 2020

Why Talk Flu During a Pandemic?

September 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Why Talk Flu During a Pandemic?

Taylor A. Klein, MS, OMS-IV Nicholas S. Bowman, OMS-IV If conversations in your household are anything like ours, we are rapidly approaching our regularly scheduled influenza debate. The arguments are numerous: “That vaccine never works anyway.” “Any tim [...]

2808, 2020

Investigating Inversions To A Tee

August 28th, 2020|Comments Off on Investigating Inversions To A Tee

Jeff Thekkekara, OMS-IV, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences The discovery of the electrocardiogram (ECG) by the Dutch physiologist, Dr. Wilhelm Einthoven, would eventually win him the Nobel Prize in 1924, but he could not have done so wit [...]

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