WDIDN: Superficial Thrombophlebitis - Etiology and ManagementFrom June 2021, Play Ball!
The prevalence of venous thrombus of the upper and lower extremity are a common etiology patients are evaluated for by clinicians in the urgent and emergency department setting. Although Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) is a considerably more worrisome diagnosis, it is important to understand the …18min 13Andy Little, DO, Mike Weinstock, MD, and Matthew DeLaney, MD
A-fib Top 10From March 2021, Pain in the Neck
Jenny and Mike discuss the causes, complications and management of patients with atrial fibrillation.19min 25Mike Weinstock, MD and Jenny Beck-Esmay, MD
Syncope: What to worry aboutFrom February 2021, Rice Rice Baby
Dr. Cameron Berg sits down with Matt and Miz to discuss which patients presenting with syncope we can confidently and safely send home, and who needs further evaluation at the Emergency Department.21min 54Mizuho Morrison, DO, Matthieu DeClerck, MD, and Cameron Berg, MD
COVID CardiologyFrom May 2020, COVID Cardiology
COVID-19 causes STEMI’s, arrhythmias and myocarditis?!? Emergency medicine and cardiology guru Amal Mattu, MD chats with Mizuho Morrison, DO on the cardiovascular effects of COVID-19. They discuss: the known pathophysiology of how viral infections affect the heart; Review the new consensus …27min 58Amal Mattu, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Asymptomatic HypertensionFrom February 2019, No...You Aren't Gonna Die!
When a patient comes into your practice with blood pressures of 180/100 but they feel totally fine, what should you do? How much evaluation should they undergo? Should they be treated in the office? Or should they be referred to the ED? In this segment, Dr. Joseph Martinez chats with our own Mizuho …17min 29Joe Martinez, MD, Mizuho Morrison, DO, and Matthew DeLaney, MD
What Would I Do Next? | Jenna’s Story - Part TwoFrom March 2018, Fibrillate into the Future!
Miz interviews a patient who nearly died from a massive PE. Mike and Miz discuss various factors in her case that make her story a great learning case.14minMizuho Morrison, DO and Mike Weinstock, MD
A-Fib with RVRFrom March 2018, Fibrillate into the Future!
Mike and miz discuss a case of atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response and typical management that these patients should undergo.20min 9Mike Weinstock, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
What Would I Do Next? | Jenna’s Story - Part OneFrom March 2018, Fibrillate into the Future!
Miz interviews a patient who nearly died from a massive PE. Mike and Miz discuss various factors in her case that make her story a great learning case.22min 28Mizuho Morrison, DO and Mike Weinstock, MD
PericarditisFrom February 2018, Pericarditis: Getting To The Heart Of The Matter
Pericarditis is a non-life threatening cause of chest pain that can be diagnosed using a combination of historical elements, exam findings, and an EKG. While the majority of patients with pericarditis have a benign clinical course, providers should consider the likelihood of other non-benign causes …17min 14Matthew DeLaney, MD and Mike Weinstock, MD
MyocarditisFrom November 2017, Ice, Ice Baby
Sam discusses the typical and atypical presentations for myocarditis and common pitfalls we face when patients present to us on the spectrum of severity in this disease process.15minSam Ashoo, MD and Matthew DeLaney, MD
HEART Score - Pearls and PitfallsFrom September 2017, Dissecting Into The Heart Of The Matter
MIke and Miz chat with expert Dr.Amal Mattu to review the HEART score and discuss nuances in its use to avoid pears/pitfalls.25min 19Mizuho Morrison, DO, Mike Weinstock, MD, and Amal Mattu, MD
Paper Chase 4 | Routine CAD Screening Not Necessary in Diabetes Without SymptomsFrom February 2017, The Barky Cough Conundrum
Review if Screening for asymptomatic coronary artery disease in patients with diabetes mellitus indicated.4min 32Mike Weinstock, MD and Nate Finnerty, MD
Paper Chase 5: Postural modification for SVTFrom September 2016, Death By Peppermint Patty
Postural modification for SVT – the REVERT trial showed that in patients with supraventricular tachycardia, placing a patient in modified postural position, helped convert them to normal sinus rhythm 43% of the time compared to 17% with normal valsalva attempts. •6min 4Nate Finnerty, MD and Rebekah Richards, MD
Point Of Care - Testing: TroponinFrom September 2016, Death By Peppermint Patty
Mike and Miz interview Dr. Dan Firestone regarding how point of care testing has been a REAL game changer in UC medicine. They discuss pros/cons as well as medical-legal risks with their use. However identify that they certainly make us much more independent and help us in our decision making. •9min 57Mike Weinstock, MD, Mizuho Morrison, DO, and Daniel Firestone, MD
Top 5 Chest Pain MistakesFrom August 2016, Avoiding Mistakes with Bears, Jellyfish & Chest Pain
There are common errors that we make when evaluating chest pain. Corey slovis discusses the TOP 5 mistakes we make. •13min 12Corey Slovis, MD, Heidi James, MD, Andrew Buelt, DO, and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Using the HEART Score for Chest Pain in the Urgent CareFrom July 2016, Heart Score, PECARN and A Twist of Lyme
The heart score is gaining popularity in the emergency medicine and cardiology worlds to risk stratify patients for ACS. Mizuho, Mike and friends discuss the basics of the heart score and its potential utility in the UC. •15min 43Corey Slovis, MD, Mizuho Morrison, DO, Heidi James, MD, and Andrew Buelt, DO
What Do I Do Next? Atypical Chest PainFrom April 2016, Jaw Dropping Things Not Taught
Picking up atypical presentations of ACS is challenging. Mike and Amal discuss a case that the UC receptionist identified and notified the RN.24min 41Mike Weinstock, MD, Amal Mattu, MD, Susan Williams, Genny Messick, MD, and Mizuho Morrison, DO
What Do I Do Next? Viral MyocarditisFrom March 2016, Death by NSAIDS, PCP and Not Enough Epi!
Patients with viral myocarditis can present slightly ill appearing all the way to fulminant respiratory failure. Identifying and considering this diagnosis on your differential diagnosis is half the battle as it can be a difficult diagnosis to make. Amal Mattu and Mike discuss common findings with …26min 18Mizuho Morrison, DO, Mike Weinstock, MD, Amal Mattu, MD, and Jonathan Stevens, MD
Pitfalls and Pearls - Acute Chest Pain Part 3From June 2015, The Head: Eye issues, Migraine, Nasal foreign bodies, and Burnout
We finalize our three part discussion on life-threatening causes of chest pain that can present atypically to our urgent care clinics. Mike reviews the top six life-threatening causes of chest pain, and how to methodically rule out each one at the bedside.30min 33Mike Weinstock, MD and Rob Orman, MD
Urgent Care Evaluation of SyncopeFrom April 2015, Syncope, Asthma & Otitis Gone Wild
Many patients will present to the UC with syncope. Listen to Amal Mattu MD give you a simple approach to risk stratification of your patient to determine if they might have a life threatening cause of syncope. If not, and the patient is well appearing, you might just need an EKG and good old …33min 40Amal Mattu, MD and Mike Weinstock, MD