A Tricky Trache

A 60-year-old man with a tracheostomy is brought into the emergency department with acute shortness of breath…

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Tracheostomy Emergencies in Adults

Tracheostomy emergencies are rare in the emergency department but are associated with high mortality and morbidity. It is therefore essential that emergency department practitioners are competent in a…

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Tracheostomy Emergencies in Adults

Tracheostomy emergencies are rare in the emergency department but are associated with high mortality and morbidity. It is therefore essential that emergency department practitioners are competent in a…

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Non Invasive Ventilation

This guide is not intended for those who are experienced ITU types, however, if you are one of the millions of front-line staff looking to help during our latest respiratory pandemic with little exper…

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Difficult Airway Management

While the theory contained in this session provides useful knowledge about airway management, putting this knowledge into practice requires extensive supervised practical experience.…

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Hereditary Angioedema

Patients frequently attend the emergency department (ED) with episodes of cutaneous and mucosal swelling.…

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EMJ Podcast February 2021

Post-exertion oxygen saturation as a prognostic factor for adverse outcome in patients attending the emergency department with suspected COVID-19: a substudy of the PRIEST observational cohort study…

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Arrest Asthma

In the UK, there are 3 asthma-related deaths per day. In 2015, this translated to 1468 deaths in that year.…

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Angioedema

Urticaria (hives) and angioedema are part of a spectrum of allergic symptoms and occasionally have a non-allergic aetiology.…

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