Peripheral Vascular Disease – 2014


Below we have listed our selection of the 8 highest quality blog posts within the past 12 months (as assessed in October 2014) related to toxicology topics, curated and approved for residency training by the AIR Series Board. More specifically in this module, we identified 3 AIRs and 5 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
PV card: Diagnosis of DVT (ACCP guidelines) Michelle Lin, MD January 24, 2013 ALiEM: DVT Diagnosis Approved Instructional Resource
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT): Wells criteria and D-dimers happy together William Paolo, MD April 24, 2014 ALiEM: DVT Approved Instructional Resource
Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) for DVT Rob Orman, MD May 29, 2013 ERCast: Xarelto Approved Instructional Resource
Approach to Difficult Vascular Access Terrance Lee, MD January 15, 2014 ALiEM: Difficult Access Honorable Mention
Mythbuster: No Maximum Dose of Enoxaparin By Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD, FAACT| March 27, 2013 ALiEM: Enoxaparin Myth Honorable Mention
The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire Rory Spiegel, MD September 13, 2014 EMNerd: Vampire Honorable Mention
SGEM#31: She’s Got Legs (Deep Vein Thrombosis and Thrombophlebitis) Ken Milne, MD April 7, 2013 Skeptic’s Guide: Thrombophlebitis Honorable Mention
Why are we repeating an already negative lower extremity doppler? Andrew Grock, MD October 7, 2013 Clinical Monster: Repeat US Honorable Mention