Case Report

Reducing the trauma burden in the United Arab Emirates – a brief report

BATT A, AL-HAJERI A, WARD G, LONERGAN D, CUMMINS F. Reducing the trauma burden in the United Arab Emirates – a brief report. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:25-8. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/AB.CRE.150217 Key words: mortality, morbidity, trauma, trauma system, UAE. Full article 

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Sweet syndrome presents with severe SIRS

MAJED K, ZAOUCHE KH, MAGHRAOUI H, BACCOUCHE R, HAMOUDA CH, FALFOUL N. Sweet syndrome presents with severe SIRS. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:19-21. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/MK.CRE.220217Key words: SIRS, skin disorder, sweet syndrome Full article 

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Angioedème bradychinique

Cervera A,  Gonzva J, Lefort H, Jost D, Tourtier JP. Bradykinin-mediated angioedema. Med Emergency, MJEM 2016; 25:40-1. Mots clés : œdème angio-neurotique, œdème bradykinique, angio-œdème Key words: angioedema, angioneurotic edema, bradykinin-mediated angioedema Full article

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Douleur thoracique et vomissement: attention au syndrome de boerhaave

ALLONNEAU A, LEFORT H, MICHEL-MLYNSKI AC, JOST D, TOURTIER JP. Chest pain and vomiting: Beware of Boerhaave syndrome. Med Emergency, MJEM 2016; 24:22-5.Mots clés : douleur thoracique, dyspnée, emphysème sous cutané, syndrome de Boerhaave, triade de Mackler, vomissement Key words: Boerhaave syndrome, Chest pain, dyspnea, Mackler’s triad, Subcutaneous emphysema, vomiting Full article 

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Une embolie pulmonaire masquée derrière un tableau d’infarctus et dévoilée par l’échographie préhospitalière

Kadji R,  Laborne FX,  Sapir D, GoubeP, Desclefs JP, BrioleN. Pulmonary embolism masked by a myocardial infarction chart and revealed by prehospital echocardiography. Med Emergency, MJEM 2014; 21:23-6. Mots clés : angioscanner thoracique, échocardiographie préhospitalière, embolie pulmonaire, malaise, service d’aide médicale urgente SAMU, service mobile d’urgence et de réanimation SMUR, syndrome coronarien aigu, urgences Keywords: acute coronary syndrome, Emergency Medical Assistance Services, ...

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Contusion pulmonaire antérieure isolée par balle de gros calibre

AIGLE L, CASTELLO R, BREVART C, LAVENIR B, CAVALIER L, LANDY C. Anterior pulmonary contusion isolated by large-caliber bullet. Med Emergency, MJEM 2016; 24:30-6. Mots clés : balistique, blessure au poumon, blessure de guerre, contusions, plaie par balle Key words: ballistic forensic, contusions, lung injury, war related injuries, wounds gunshot Full article   

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