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In a New York Minute

I’m not a big Don Henley fan, but I’ve always liked a few of his songs: Boys of Summer, Dirty Laundry, Sunset Grill, New York Minute.   732 more words

CHF - Hypertensive Pulm Edema

This is a @AGE@ @SEX@ patient with history of *** sided, ***olic CHF, presenting with likely acute decompensated heart failure and ***pulmonary edema. The etiology of his decompensation is ***unclear but is likely due to ***. 111 more words


CHF with Shock - Admit

This patient with a hx of ***CHF presents with acute shortness of breath and peripheral edema, most consistent with acute decompensated heart failure and concerning for cardiogenic shock. 102 more words


Journal Club 12/22/2017

Every other week, the fellows and I will be getting together to have a 2 week review of the literature.  We will review key articles in major journals (JAMA, NEJM, Annals, JAGS, JAMDA, BMJ etc) or articles on key topics.  328 more words


Aaaand ... I Start Again

Kage Baker believed her entire adult life that she would die of a heart condition. She was  brave, and resigned to what she was sure was her ultimate destiny. 613 more words

Chest Pain on the Ward

This case is written by Dr. Kyla Caners. She is a staff emergency physician in Hamilton, Ontario and the Simulation Director of McMaster University’s FRCP-EM program. 474 more words


Study: Marijuana Use Associated With Decreased In-Hospital Mortality In Heart Failure Patients

Bergenfield, NJ: Heart failure patients with a history of cannabis use possess reduced odds of in-hospital mortality compared to similarly matched controls, according to data… 193 more words