sábado, 9 de noviembre de 2019

Treating Vasodilatory Shock


Vasodilatory shock is a life-threatening syndrome that requires immediate treatment; conventional vasopressors have a narrow therapeutic window and toxicities at high doses. New research findings are summarized in this short video. Full study: http://nej.md/2qBaL0N

miércoles, 30 de octubre de 2019

Influenza and Acute Cardiovascular Events


Several studies have advanced the hypothesis that influenza may trigger acute cardiovascular events, but most were underpowered or limited by inaccurate diagnostic methods or had designs that were susceptible to bias. New research findings are summarized in this short video. Full study results: http://nej.md/2DCGCG4

Conferencia de consenso del manejo de la PIC en el trauma

Les dejo el documento de consenso del manejo de la Presión Intracraneal en el paciente con Trauma Craneoencefálico Grave


miércoles, 16 de octubre de 2019

viernes, 4 de octubre de 2019

“Ser valiente es no dejar que la comodidad te atrape”. José Manuel Galán...

Sobre todo dedicado a los residentes: "Sed valientes, no seáis conformistas..." "Ser valientes no significa no tener miedo, es tener pasión...." "Mejor fracasar que no quedarte en el sofá sin hacer nada...."

miércoles, 2 de octubre de 2019

Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy, Also Called “Broken-Heart Syndrome”


A 61-year-old woman with chest pain had normal coronary arteries on coronary angiography, but left ventriculography and echocardiography were consistent with takotsubo cardiomyopathy, also called “broken-heart syndrome.” Learn more about this case: http://nej.md/2xQW5zb

miércoles, 18 de septiembre de 2019

Intravenous Fluids and Patient Outcomes


Intravenous administration of isotonic crystalloid fluids is one of the most common medical therapies, but whether the composition of the fluid has an effect on outcomes has not been known. New research findings are summarized in this short video. Full SALT-ED trial results: http://nej.md/2F6uHQF