TUESDAY, MARCH 7th, 2017

2016 ABEM LLSA Articles Review


Warfarin Associated Hemorrhage - Michael Baumann, MD

Frumkin K. Rapid reversal of warfarin-associated hemorrhage in the emergency department by prothrombin complex concentrates. Ann Emerg Med. 2013;62(6):616-26.



Bacterial Meningitis Post -PCV7 - Christine Hein, MD

Kowalsky RH, Jaffe DM. Bacterial meningitis post-PCV7: declining incidence and treatment. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013;29(6):758-766.



Community-Acquired Pneumonia - Timothy sweeney, MD

Wunderink RG, Waterer GW. Clinical practice. Community-acquired pneumonia. N Engl J Med. 2014;370(6):543-51.


Complications of Glucose Metabolism - Pat Sanders, MD

Van Ness-Otunnu R, Hack JB. Hyperglycemic crisis. J Emerg Med. 2013;45(5):797-805.


Conjunctivitis - Michael Baumann, MD

Azari AA, Barney NP. Conjunctivitis: a systematic review of diagnosis and treatment. JAMA. 2013;310(16):1721-9.


Ethical Principles - Christine Hein, MD

Jesus JE, Geiderman JM, Venkat A, et al; ACEP Ethics Committee. Physician orders for life-sustaining treatment and emergency medicine: ethical considerations, legal issues, and emerging trends. Ann Emerg Med. 2014;64(2):140-4.


Postoperative Fever - Timothy Sweeney, MD

Narayan M, Medinilla SP. Fever in the postoperative patient. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2013;31(4):1045-58.



Hemostatic Disorders - Pat Sanders, MD

Hunt BJ. Bleeding and coagulopathies in critical care. N Engl J Med. 2014;370(9):847-59.


Acute Liver Failure - Michael Baumann, MD

Bernal W, Wendon J. Acute liver failure. N Engl J Med. 2013;369(26):2525-34.


Sepsis/Shock - Christine Hein, MD 

Yealy DM, Kellum JA, Huang DT, et al; The ProCESS Investigators. A randomized trial of protocol-based care for early septic shock. N Engl J Med. 2014;370(18):1683-93.


Small Bowel Obstruction - Timothy Sweeney, MD

Taylor MR, Lalani N. Adult small bowel obstruction. Acad Emerg Med. 2013;20(6):528-44.


Pericarditis - Pat Sanders, MD

Imazio M, Brucato A, Cemin R, et al; ICAP Investigators. A randomized trial of colchicine for acute pericarditis. N Engl J Med. 2013;369(16):1522-8.


Procedural Sedation and Analgesia - Mike baumann, MD

Godwin SA, Burton JH, Gerardo CJ, et al; American College of Emergency Physicians. Clinical policy: procedural sedation and analgesia in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2014;63(2): 247-58.