A 62 year-old female was admitted to the ICU after a presumed hypoxic cardiac arrest. She had a history of "heart failure" and renal failure on dialysis.
Hi POCUS enthusiasts,A holiday miracle has happened (albeit a couple days late)! Kudos to Katie Wiskar for her awesome educational cases and those captivating "Eye Scandy" clips that kept us mesmerized! We can't wait to have her back. To quickly introduce myself, I'm Marko Balan and sixth-year critical care resident at Dalhousie who will be spending some time with the Western POCUS team this year. I [...]
"This reflective writing piece was completed by Dr. Aashish Kalani upon completion of his recent CCUS block. For those of you unable to rotate with us, who have rotated but may have forgotten some things or for those who will someday rotate with us, read on - I think you'll find value here!" The differential for hyperdynamic LV function is broad, [...]