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Use of non-invasive continuous blood pressure monitoring in prehospital settings; a feasibility study

MAURIN O, FRATTINI B, JOST D, BOUKHARI H, DUWAT A, JOUFFROY R, HERVAULT N, TRICHEREAU J, LEFORT H, TRAVERS S, TOURTIER JP. Use of non-invasive continuous blood pressure monitoring in prehospital settings; a feasibility study. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 7:10. doi:10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/OM.OAE.140318 Key words: blood pressure monitors, plethysmography, prehospital emergency care.

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Combined inhaled anticholinergic and beta-agonist use reduce hospital admissions of children with acute asthma

SOURCE Griffiths B, Ducharme FM. (2013) Combined inhaled anticholinergics and short-acting beta2-agonists for initial treatment of acute asthma in children.Cochrane Database Syst Rev21;8:CD000060. CONTEXT In an asthma attack, breathing difficulties occur as a result of airway narrowing secondary to inflammation, smooth muscle spasm and mucus secretion. Guidelines recommend the use of inhaled short-acting beta2-agonist (SABA) as the initial treatment for ...

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Prehospital ultrasound: incidence of realization and impact on patient management

GONZVA J, DERKENNE C, ROBERT J, ALLONNEAU A, GELÉ V, HERVAULT N, MATHON A, LEFORT H, JOST D, TOURTIER JP. Prehospital ultrasound: incidence of realization and impact on patient management. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 27:4-6.doi: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/JG.OAE.210218 Key words: Advanced life support, prehospital emergency care, pre-hospital ultrasound, ultrasound

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Orientation difficile en pré-hospitalier : à propos d’un syndrome de tako-tsubo

GUÉNOT P, ROMAIN H, ESBRARD J, ZIRPHILE X. Difficult orientation in pre-hospital care: about a Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 27:30-3. doi: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/PG.CRF.060218 Mots-clés : cardiomyopathie, douleur thoracique, ECG, échographie, pré-hospitalier, stress Key words: cardiomyopathy, chest pain, ECG, prehospital care, scan, stress Full article

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Spontaneous perforation of the pharynx: a case report

Pouryahya  P, McR Meyer A, Gan Ch. Spontaneous perforation of the pharynx: A case report. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 27 DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem27.2019/PP.CRE.010318 Keywords: aero-digestive, aero-digestive tract, Boerhaave’s syndrome, pharynx, pharynx perforation, perforation, spontaneous perforation, spontaneous pharynx perforation

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Evaluation des pratiques professionnelles suite à l’actualisation du protocole de prise en charge des syndromes coronariens avec sus-décalage du segment ST adapté à un département rural

OBERLIN M, DELORME L, VUILLERMOZ F, FOLLY-ADJON J, DEBREUX TH, CHARPENTIER S. Professional practices evaluation after the update of ST- elevation myocardial infarction protocol suitable to a rural department. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:14-8.  DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/MO.OAF.011117Mots clés : évaluation des pratiques professionnelles, syndrome coronarien avec sus décalage du segment ST, Service d’aide médicale urgente Key words: emergency department, professional practices ...

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Utility of PoCUS in diagnosis of aortic dissection – Point of Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) saves lives; a case report

POURYAHYA P, MEYER A MCR, LEE HM. Point of Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) saves lives; a case report. Utility of PoCUS in diagnosis of aortic dissection. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:32-5. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/PP.CRE.270917 Key words: aortic dissection, emergency department, PoCUS, point of care ultrasound  Full article 

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Un syndrome douloureux lombo-abdominal atypique

BEROUD S, DOUPLAT M, REYNAUD Q, LEGA JC. Atypical abdominal and lumbar pain syndrome. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:44-6. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/SB.CRF.060917Mots clés : colique néphrétique, douleur abdominale, embolie pulmonaire, lithiase urinaire Key words: abdominal pain, pulmonary embolism, renal colic, urolithiasis Full article 

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Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome with hyperlactatemia: A case report

HAMELIN PL, RENARD A, MICHOUD G, DEFUENTES G, AGOUSTY M, BRUYANT AC. Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome with hyperlactatemia: A case report. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:36-8. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/PLH.CRE.041017 Key words: cannabis, emergency department, hyperemesis syndrome, hyperlactatemia.  Full article 

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Envenimation. Prise en charge d’une morsure de vipère au retour du Mali

BOUTROIS A, BELLIER S, ALETTI M, MICHEL X, LEFORT H. Envenomation. Management of viper bite in Mali. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:39-43. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/AB.CRF.070617Mots-clés : antibiothérapie, anti-poison, envenimation, Mali, sérothérapie anti-venimeuse Key words: antibiotherapy, anti-venomous sero-therapy, Mali, poison control Full article 

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