Episode 89- Let’s talk BRASH
In this Fresh Fruit episode, we talk about BRASH syndrome. Who gets it? How do they present? And how are they managed?
Episode 78- “If it ain’t broke…”: Fixed versus variable Kcentra dosing
How does a 1500 IU fixed dose of Kcentra stack up to FDA-approved variable dosing for reaching a specific INR target? Let's talk about it.
Episode 77- Rabies immune globulin dose rounding
Or any other beta-lactam antibiotic? Or do we have to use a fluoroquinolone or Bactrim? Find out on this week's Pharmacy Consult episode.
Episode 68- “Back to the Future?”: Vasopressin + steroids during cardiac arrest
This week, we review a meta-analysis that may make you rethink the contents of your code carts...
Episode 66- Surviving Sepsis: Updated recommendations and clinical pearls
This week, we review some key recommendations and updates from the 2021 surviving sepsis campaign guidelines
Episode 64- What happens when we give Kcentra to patients with liver failure?
Do you use Kcentra to reverse the INR in patients with liver failure to reduce bleeding risk? Is this good practice?
Episode 60- Should we load vancomycin?
Does loading vancomycin lead to achieving target levels within the first 24 hours? Does it increase the risk of nephrotoxicity?
Episode 57- Escaping “SCAPE”
This week, we discuss the use of noninvasive ventilation and high dose nitroglycerin to prevent intubation in patients with SCAPE
Episode 54- Is PID in need of a third antibiotic?
In this episode, we review a potentially practice-changing study. Should we treat PID with three antibiotics?
Episode 50- Public service announcement: Don’t forget to redose your antibiotics!
In this episode, we discuss a recent article that describes delays in antibiotic redosing in the ER and how that affects mortality rates.