Cardiology Part 2 – 2015

AIR STAMP OF APPROVAL AND HONORABLE MENTIONS

Below we have listed our selection of the 12 highest quality blog posts within the past 12 months (as assessed in August 2015) related to toxicology topics, curated and approved for residency training by the AIR Series Board. More specifically in this module, we identified 6 AIRs and 6 Honorable Mentions. We recommend programs give 4 hours (20 minutes per article) of III credit for this module.

Article Title Author Date Link Title
US against the world: ultrasound in differentiating COPD from CHF Jacob Avila, MD January 19, 2015 BoringEM: US for CHF Approved Instructional Resource
Acute Aortic Dissection Jennifer Robertson, MD October 31, 2014 EMDocs: Aortic Dissection Approved Instructional Resource
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Clinical Highlights/Updates Brian Febbo, MD March 25, 2015 EMDocs: AAA Approved Instructional Resource
Colchicine for Treatment of Pericarditis Chris Bond, MD August 11, 2014 RebelEM: Pericarditis Approved Instructional Resource
Cardiogenic Shock Anand Swaminathan, MD August 4, 2014 EMdocs: Cardiogenic Shock Approved Instructional Resource
Episode 41: Hypertensive Emergencies Anton Helman, MD 2015 EMCases: HTN Emergencies Approved Instructional Resource
Ultrasound For The Win! Case – 101M with Altered Mental Status #US4TW Jeffrey Shih, MD May 5, 2015 ALiEM: UFTW with AMS Honorable Mention
Pericarditis Sean Fox, MD July 10, 2015 PedEMMorsel: Pericarditis Honorable Mention
Diffuse ST Elevation: What do you think? Steve Smith, MD September 23, 2014 Dr. Smith’s ECG: Diffuse STE Honorable Mention
Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Chris Nickson, MD July 20, 2015 LITFL: VAD Honorable Mention
LVADs Justin Morgenstern, MD 2015 First10EM: LVADs Honorable Mention
US4TW Case: 39F with Chest Pain Jeffrey Shih, MD, RDMS and M. Kennedy Hall, MD December 29, 2014 ALiEM:US4TW 39 yo w/ CP Honorable Mention