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EM:RAP Live: April 2018 Artwork

EM:RAP Live: April 2018

Join Mel, Stuart, Jess, and our special guests Jim and Martha Roberts for a our live event. Jess presents an eye trauma case with visiting resident Jessie Werner. Mel and Stuart review CXR in CHF. Jess presents videos on TXA for epistaxis and posterior nasal packs for epistaxis with discussion from Jim and Martha Roberts and Stuart Swadron. A new chapter in the ECG course by Stuart on "Too Slow" and the approach to bradycardia. Finally, a special guest interview with Jim Roberts, the early days of emergency medicine in the U.S., and how he made the textbook that has influenced us all, Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine and Acute Care.

2hr 8min
Felon Incision and Drainage Artwork

Felon Incision and Drainage

A quick review of a digital block of the thumb and incision and drainage of a felon — an infection of the pulp of the finger.

1min
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EM:RAP 2018 March Update

Mel updates us with a short video about our new remarkably powerful and fast search!

2min · Free Episode
PTA Needle Aspiration and Incision and Drainage Artwork

PTA Needle Aspiration and Incision and Drainage

Dr. Jess Mason reviews how to drain a PTA, first by needle aspiration, and then by scalple incision and drainage.

3min
EM:RAP Live: February 2018 ArtworkMarch 2018

EM:RAP Live: February 2018

Dr. Herbert gives an exciting update involving ACEP October 2018 and EM:RAP. Drs. Jess Mason and Britt DeClerck present derm cases followed by group discussions on Bullous pemphigoid and Stevens Johnson Syndrome. Dr. Jenny Farah leads a discussion on termination of resuscitation in the field. Finally, Britt DeClerck rounds out the evening with Grand Rounds - Top 10 ED Derm Diagnoses.

3hr 51min / 6 videos
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Ludwig's Angina

Jess Mason interviews a patient with Ludwig's angina highlighting the key findings in the diagnosis.

2min
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Bell's Palsy Facial Droop

Examination of a patient with Bell's Palsy shows a facial droop that includes the forehead. Lower motor neuron lesions (such as Bell's palsy) involve the frontalis muscle of the forehead, whereas upper motor neuron lesions (such as strokes) spare the forehead. Only motor is affected since this is a neuropathy of CN VII. Sensation (CN V) should be unaffected.

52s
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C3: Stroke (Visual Summary)

Mel Herbert summarizes this month's C3 episode on the approach to stroke.

2min
C3: Painful Red Eye (Visual Summary) Artwork

C3: Painful Red Eye (Visual Summary)

Dr. Mel Herbert reviews the key points from this month's C3 episode on The Painful Red Eye.

2min
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Ulnar Nerve Block at the Wrist

Dr. Jess Mason reviews an approach for a blind ulnar nerve block at the wrist by anatomic landmarks, with procedure performed by Dr. Jordan Beshore.

1min
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Knee Arthrocentesis and Intraarticular Injection

Dr. Jess Mason reviews how to do either a knee arthrocentesis or intraarticular joint injection, with procedure demonstrated by Physician Assistant Felicia Trasca. The approach is the same but for an arthrocentesis (aspiration) fluid is removed and for a joint injection pain medication and/or steroid is injected into the knee.

1min
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Elbow Arthrocentesis

Dr. Jess Mason reviews how to do an elbow arthrocentesis, with procedure performed by Physician Assistant Felicia Trasca

1min
EM:RAP Update with Mel Artwork

EM:RAP Update with Mel

Mel has an apology, some thank yous, and announcements!

3min · Free Episode
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C3: HIV and AIDS (Visual Summary)

Dr. Mel Herbert summarizes the C3 episode on HIV and AIDS.

2min
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Hip Reduction by East Baltimore Lift Maneuver

The East Baltimore Lift Maneuver for reducing a posterior hip dislocation is demonstrated by Dr. Eileen Shu, Emerald Raney, and Dr. Kenny Banh, described by Dr. Jess Mason.

1min
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Reduction Techniques for Posterior Hip Dislocation

Multiple techniques for reducing a posterior hip dislocation are demonstrated by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Stewart Kerr and emergency physicians Drs. Jessica Mason and Whitney Johnson.

2min
EM:RAP 2017 Update and Survey Artwork

EM:RAP 2017 Update and Survey

We have a few questions and hope you have some time to answer them.

60s · Free Episode
Trephination of a Fingernail Subungual Hematoma Artwork

Trephination of a Fingernail Subungual Hematoma

How to use electrocautery to trephinate a subungual hematoma, demonstrated by Dr. Jess Mason.

1min
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Paraphimosis Reduction

Here are some techniques to reduce a paraphimosis: create a hyperosmotic solution using sugar and water, make a compression dressing using elastic tape or a condom, and then a demonstration of how to manually reduce the paraphimosis. Photo used with permission from Dra. Mariely Ercolano. Reduction procedure performed by Dr. Steve Riccoboni.

1min
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Paronychia Incision and Drainage

Dr. Jess Mason demonstrates a technique to drain a paronychia of the finger.

1min
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C3: Atrial Fibrillation (Visual Summary)

Dr. Mel Herbert summarizes the C3 episode on atrial fibrillation.

2min
EM:RAP Live: September 2017 ArtworkSeptember 2017

EM:RAP Live: September 2017

September 22, 2017

3hr 38min / 5 videos
Removal of Ingrown Toenail Artwork

Removal of Ingrown Toenail

Dr. Jess Mason presents a technique for removing an ingrown toenail and digital block of the toe with procedure performed by Dr. Scott Reichelderfer

2min
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Saline Flush to Confirm Central Line Placement

Dr. Jess Mason presents a technique to confirm that a central line is venous, not arterial, using ultrasound a saline flush. Procedure performed with Dr. Eileen Shu.

1min
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C3: Peds Seizures (Visual Summary)

Dr. Mel Herbert summarizes the C3 episode on pediatric seizures.

2min
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Tongue Laceration Repair with Sutures

Dr. Jess Mason demonstrates how to repair a through and through tongue laceration.

2min
EM:RAP Live: August 2017 ArtworkAugust 2017

EM:RAP Live: August 2017

Mel, Stuart, and Jess host our guest this month, Kenji Inaba. We cover top trauma questions, ECG with tall T waves, and trauma procedures galore!

3hr 37min / 7 videos
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C3: Seizures (Visual Summary)

Mel Herbert summarizes the approach to seizures in the emergency department.

2min
Subacromial Bursa Injection for Impingement Syndrome Artwork

Subacromial Bursa Injection for Impingement Syndrome

Dr. Jess Mason presents a posterior technique for a subacromial bursa injection for shoulder impingement syndromes (for both calcific tendonitis and supraspinatous tendonitis). This procedure is very similar to a shoulder joint injection, so be sure to watch that video as well and pick the right one for your needs. Procedure performed by Dr. Jeremy Salsberg.

1min
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Shoulder Joint Injection

Dr. Jess Mason presents the posterior approach for shoulder intra-articular injections. The same approach can be used for arthrocentesis. This technique is very similar to a subacromial bursa injection, so watch that video too and choose the right one for your needs. Procedure performed by Dr. Leann Mainis.

1min
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C3: Bradycardia (Visual Summary)

Dr. Jess Mason summarizes the approach to bradycardia.

3min
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Airway Foreign Body Removal

Jess Mason presents a case an earring stuck in a patients airway and how it was removed with video laryngoscopy. Thanks to Drs. Steve Riccoboni and Rene Ramirez.

1min
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Tachyarrhythmias Lecture

Mel Herbert's classic tachyarrhythmia lecture. Watch this, then listen to the C3 Tachyarrhythmias episode, June 2017.

29min
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C3: Tachyarrhythmias (Visual Summary)

Dr. Jess Mason summarizes the approach to tachyarrhythmias.

1min
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How to Make a Mucosal Atomizer Using a Nebulizer

Dr. Jess Mason demonstrates a technique for making an improvised mucosal atomizer device using a nebulizer and the problems associated with this approach. Thanks to UCSF Fresno and Lee Hagerty.

2min
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Reduction of Temporomandibular Joint Dislocation

A technique for extraoral reduction of a bilateral mandible dislocation, presented by Jess Mason. Thanks to Steve Riccoboni, MD.

1min
EM:RAP Live: May 2017 ArtworkMay 2017

EM:RAP Live: May 2017

Drs. Herbert, Swadron, Mason, and Shoenberger present an EMRAP Live event with an oral boards case, ECG in WPW, CXR in trauma, journal club classic papers on diltiazem for Afib, an exciting case of the month with an airway foreign body, and a new HD video debut on reduction of a mandible dislocation.

3hr 20min / 7 videos
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Measuring Compartment Pressure

We first review how to setup and use the Stryker intracompartmental pressure monitor device, then we review the anatomical compartments and where to insert the needle for each compartment of the lower leg and forearm. Presented by Jessica Mason, MD and Walid Hamud, MD.

6min
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C3: Epistaxis (Visual Summary)

Mel Herbert reviews that major concepts covered in EMRAP C3 "Epistaxis" released May 2017

3min
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Ultrasound of ROSC

Jacob Avila reviews the different ultrasound findings that can change your management during a code.

5min
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Epistaxis Management

This is a quick review of some common tools and products for managing epistaxis and how to use them. We have no affiliation with any of the products shown. Presented by Jess Mason, MD.

2min
EM:RAP iOS App Update April 2017 Artwork

EM:RAP iOS App Update April 2017

The updated EM:RAP app now has segment summaries in inline.

2min · Free Episode
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C3: Dizziness (Visual Summary)

Mel Herbert reviews the major concepts covered in EMRAP C3 "Dizziness" released April 2017

6min
Reduction of Inferior Shoulder Dislocation Artwork

Reduction of Inferior Shoulder Dislocation

A technique for reducing an inferior shoulder dislocation

60s
Reduction of Posterior Shoulder Dislocation Artwork

Reduction of Posterior Shoulder Dislocation

A technique for reducing a posterior shoulder dislocation

37s
Metal Detector for Ingested Coins Artwork

Metal Detector for Ingested Coins

How to use a metal detector to locate ingested coins in the esophagus vs stomach.

47s
Reduction of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation Artwork

Reduction of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation

Three techniques for reducing an anterior shoulder dislocation

1min
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How to delete EM:RAP app off your iOS device

Mel Herbert demonstrates how to remove the EM:RAP app off of your iOS device.

39s
EM:RAP Live: March 2017 ArtworkMarch 2017

EM:RAP Live: March 2017

Drs. Herbert, Swadron, and Mason present a trip oral boards case, review the chest x-ray and ECG in chest pain, and Dr. Cam Berg presents journal club on a chest pain ADP.

2hr 54min / 4 videos
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C3: Chest Pain (Visual Summary)

Mel Herbert reviews the major concepts covered in EMRAP C3 "Chest Pain" released March 2017.

6min
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Locating the RN edition on EMRAP.org

Mel Herbert quickly explains how to locate the RN Edition on the EMRAP website along with some other useful features.

1min
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Pelvic Fractures

Dr. Mel Herbert reviews the anatomy of the pelvis, x-ray interpretation, and some of the worst types of pelvic fractures: open book, lateral compression, and vertical shear. Mel also reviews when to use a pelvic binder.

3min
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Ultrasound of Appendicitis

How to do a Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to assess for appendicitis. Presented by Dr. Jacob Avila, MD.

5min
EM:RAP Live: February 2017 ArtworkFebruary 2017

EM:RAP Live: February 2017

This month Mel, Jess, and special guest Ilene Claudius go over Pediatric Abdominal Pain.

3hr 42min / 7 videos
Ultrasound of Aortic Dissection Artwork

Ultrasound of Aortic Dissection

How to do a Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to assess for aortic dissection. Presented by Dr. Jacob Avila, MD.

4min
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Fish Hook Removal

A technique for removing a fishhook using wire cutters. Presented by Drs. Jess Mason and Stephanie Benjamin at UCSF Fresno.

1min
Pelvic Binder Placement Artwork

Pelvic Binder Placement

Demonstration of the correct placement of a pelvic binder for an open book pelvic fracture with diastasis of the pubic symphysis.

1min
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Nasal Foreign Body Extraction Using Balloon Catheter

How to remove a nasal foreign body using a balloon catheter extraction device.

1min
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Chalazion Injection

Mel Herbert's chalazion saga continues, this time with an injection of steroid and 5-Fluorouracil to treat his recurrent chalazion. Procedure performed by ophthalmologist, Dr. Edward Lee.

5min
C3 Live: January 2017 ArtworkJanuary 2017

C3 Live: January 2017

Drs. Herbert, Swadron, Mason, and Shoenberger present a live show, including oral board review, journal club, ECG course, and a new EMRAP-HD video debut.

3hr 19min / 6 videos
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Paracentesis

The key steps to performing a paracentesis. Presented by Drs. Jess Mason and Andres Anaya at UCSF Fresno.

2min
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C3: Elderly Abdominal Pain (Visual Summary)

Mel Herbert reviews the major concepts covered in EMRAP C3 "Elderly Abdominal Pain" released January 2017.

5min