So, What Would You Do? Gettin’ Real High!

On Wednesday I posted the latest in my "What Would You Do?" Wednesday posts, showing a climber on Aconcagua having a peculiar issue.  The title of the video gave away what was going on, but its still a good mental exercise to think about patient management in this situation.  If you haven't had a chance to …

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What Would You Do? Wednesday – Getting’ High!

Hey everyone, happy Wednesday!  Since its Wednesday, that means its time for another "What Would You Do?" Wednesday, where I share a video, and you talk to me about how you would manage the patient that it shows. Last week we spent some time talking about hypothermia, which generated some lively discussion on Twitter; if …

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So, What Would You Do? Really Cold and Wet!

Happy Friday everyone!  If you work a regular Monday-Friday job, you've made it!  If you work a job with less traditional days/hours, good luck! On Wednesday, I posted a video from a backpacking trip that a YouTuber who goes by the name Scree Hiker posted.  Scree Hiker and a companion go for what appears to …

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“What Would You Do?” Wednesday-Really Cold and Wet!

Happy Wednesday!  It's that time of the week again, where I give you a scenario video to watch, and you respond with your thoughts and treatment plans.  We've been doing this for the past several weeks, and have seen the aftermath of climbing accidents and skiing accidents, as well as an ATV incident. Today, I'm …

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So, What Would You Do? ATV Accident

It's that time of the week again, where we ask "What would you do?"  Several days ago, I posted a video showing the aftermath of an ATV accident; I asked you to watch the video, and consider what sorts of injuries you'd look for, as well as how you'd manage the patient.  Today, I'm going …

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What Would You Do? Wednesday-ATV Crash

It's once again Wednesday, which means once again it's time for me to give you a video scenario.  Watch the video, and respond in the comments or on twitter (use #wwydwednesday) with your thoughts.  I want to know what types of medical issues you'd expect, and then how you'd manage the patient. Today's video is …

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