Sometimes earrings get stuck in the ear lobe. These earrings need to be removed. That's where you come in. Read more about embedded earrings... right here!
This post details considerations when you encounter a foreign body in the external auditory canal.
Tim Horeczko over at the excellent Pediatric Emergency Medicine Playbook just posted his latest monthly review (including podcast) - this time on urinary tract infections.
This episode of PEM Currents focuses on serum sickness especially recognition and differentiation from other, more serious conditions.
Learn about recognition and management of peritonsillar abscesses in this edition of PEMBlog Briefs.
3-5% of patients will have bleeding following tonsillectomy. you will see these patients in the ED. it is important to know how to assess and manage, and when ENT is needed emergently.
Learn more about dental infections in this edition of Briefs.
Erythema multiform is a scary looking rash - fortunately most kids are reasonably well appearing. Learn more about serum sickness like reaction in this edition of PEMBlog Briefs.
Carbon monoxide poisoning mimics the flu. You will see cases of the flu. But you will also see CO poisoning if you know when to expect it. Read on for more.
This episode of PEMCurrents will focus on diagnosis and treatment of stones and answer such questions as; Which pain medicine should I order first? and which is the better imaging test, ultrasound or CT?