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C3.5 R2: Prepare and deliver educational seminar to pharmacists

During my ICU rotation, I presented on the management and use of fibrinolytics in submassive and massive PEs. The evidence regarding this topic is not very clear-cut and it was a great learning experience to try to figure out what I can help my audience take away from the available evidence and implement in their clinical practice. 509 more words

Procedure Logs

Nine Lives...Nine Days, Day One

On March 1, 2017, my life changed.

I would like to say that my life changed because Ed McMahon came back from the grave and awarded me that big Publisher’s Clearing House check, with the balloons…and that I answered the door in my robe, with makeup perfectly done, squealing with excitement! 843 more words


A Funny Thing Happened This Week

Actually, not really. It was a little bit scary but I wanted to lead with a positive spin so….

Wednesday I had my monthly Oncologist/Treatment appointments. 868 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Two patients die at same clinic less than a year apart after having "butt-lift" surgery

Above image from Port City Plastic Surgery

A second woman has died from having a Brazilian “Butt-Lift” surgery at the same clinic a lady passed last year having the same procedure. 431 more words


ECG in pulmonary embolism

Sinus tach (30-50%)
Right axis (S1QIIITIII)
Ventricular or supraventricular arrhythmia
Anterior +/- inferior TWI

Associated with hemodynamic instability:
TWI in V1-V2… 44 more words


I Am Not A Great Mom Right Now

As I sit here writing this, my two children are asleep next to me on our giant couch. They barely ever make it to their own beds in their messy rooms, in our messy little house. 666 more words

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The Lung Con

Oh great, another illness post…

Although we had planned to spend Presidents Day weekend at DunDraCon, I was concerned about a cold that was leaving me severely short of breath and occasionally dizzy last week. 1,505 more words