Virchester Emergency Medicine Journal Club
Here we collate the list of papers appraised at the Virchester Journal Club each year. Links will take you to the relevant blog post.
Over the year we scan many journals to ensure that our team keeps up to date with all that is current in Emergency Medicine.
Virchester Journal Club papers 2013
|Date||Link||Paper||Journal Club review|
|May 2013||J Am Coll Cardiol||yValidation of high-sensitivity troponin I in a 2-h diagnostic strategy to assess 30-day outcomes in emergency-department patients with possible acute coronary syndrome.||Cullen on high sensitivity Troponins|
|April 2013||Ann Emerg Med||Half of All Peripheral Intravenous Lines in an Australian Tertiary Emergency Department Are Unused: Pain With No Gain?||Is that IV really needed?|
|April 2013||Emergency Medicine Journal||The value of the difference between ED and prehospital vital signs in predicting outcome in trauma||Delta signs for shock in trauma.|
|April 2013||Intensive Care Medicine||Point-of-care multiorgan ultrasonography for the evaluation of undifferentiated hypotension in the emergency department||Point of care USS for Hypotension|
|March 2013||Cochrane||Are colloids more effective than crystalloids in reducing death in people who are critically ill or injured?||The end of the road for colloids in sepsis??? St.Emlyn’s|
|Jan 2013||International Journal of Emergency Medicine||Improvement of refractory migraine headache by propofol: case series||Milk for refractory migraines?|