Endocrinology – 2014


Below we have listed our selection of the 8 highest quality blog posts within the past 12 months related to Endocrinology, curated and approved for residency training by the AIR Series Board. More specifically in this module, we identified 2 AIRs and 6 Honorable Mentions. We recommend programs give 3 hours (just over 20 minutes per article) of III credit for this module.

Article Title Author Date Link Title
DKA, “Answers” Anand Swaminathan, MD August 23, 2014 EMLyceum: DKA Approved Instructional Resource
Bicarbonate: Completely Useless? Andrew Grock, MD December 4, 2013 ALiEM: Bicarbonate Approved Instructional Resource
Four DKA Pearls Josh Farkas, MD May 7, 2014 Pulmcrit Honorable Mention
Cerebral Edema and Diabetic Ketoacidosis Sean M. Fox MD February 21, 2014 PedEMmorsels Honorable Mention
Article: Hypotonic maintenance IV fluids in pediatrics William Paolo, MD April 9, 2014 ALiEM: Hypotonic Fluids Honorable Mention
Insulin Pumps: Understanding them and their complications Josh Joseph, MD December 11, 2013 ALiEM: Insulin Pumps Honorable Mention
Thyroid Storm: Treatment Strategies Nadia Awad, PharmD November 11, 2013 ALiEM: Thyroid Storm Honorable Mention
Diagnosing hyperthyroidism: Answers to 7 common questions Terrance Lee, MD October 7, 2013 ALiEM: Diagnosing Hyperthyroidism Honorable Mention