FOAMcast - Emergency Medicine Core Content

We are at ACEP 2019 in Denver and do a deep dive on a topic introduced by Bryan Hayes (@PharmERToxGuy) in a talk on black boxed medications used in the ED.

We review the data underlying the FDA warning for olanzapine and benzodiazepines.

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Jeremy Faust and Lauren Westafer

Direct download: FOAMcast_ACEP19_Day_2_Olanzapine_and_Benzos_-_10_28_19_11.10_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:10am EDT

In this episode covering the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) 2019, we cover common black box warnings including

  • fluoroquinolones
  • midazolam
  • droperidol
  • NSAIDs
  • and more

 

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Jeremy Faust and Lauren Westafer

Direct download: FOAMcast_ACEP19_Day_2_Black_Box_Warnings_-_10_28_19_5.46_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49pm EDT

We are at ACEP 2019 in Denver and cover pearls from interesting lectures. Today, that included concussion and VP shunts.

 

Direct download: FOAMcast_ACEP19_Day_1_Concussion_and_VP_shunts_-_10_27_19_6.04_PM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:36pm EDT

Vaping associated lung injury (VALI) has become a frequent topic in the news in the United States (US). In this episode we review the epidemiology, presumed pathophysiology, and new recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in the US.

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Jeremy Faust and Lauren Westafer

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References:

  1. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). 2019; 68(40)
  2. Layden JE, Ghinai I, Pray I, et al. Pulmonary Illness Related to E-Cigarette Use in Illinois and Wisconsin - Preliminary Report. N Engl J Med. 2019; Sept 6.
  3. Maddock SD, Cirulis MM, Callahan SJ, et al. Pulmonary Lipid-Laden Macrophages and Vaping. N Engl J Med. 2019;381:1488-1489.
Direct download: FOAMcast_CDC_Vaping_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:31pm EDT

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