59 min

Episode 57 - Atrial Fibrillation : An Approach To Diagnosis And Management In The Emergency Department EMplify by EB Medicine

    • Medicine

EMplify - May 2021
Announcements:

* The Clinical Decision Making in the Emergency Department conference is June 23-27 live and virtual. More information here: https://clinicaldecisionmaking.com
* Be on the lookout for an announcement regarding the new EB Medicine app, coming to an App Store near you this summer !!

Atrial Fibrillation : An Approach To Diagnosis And Management In The Emergency Department - An Interview with Dr Brian Millman
Epidemiology
Causes
Prehospital treatment - careful with causes of the A Fib.
ED Evaluation

* History - beware the causes
* Physical
* ECG
* Labs
* Imaging
* Echocardiography

Treatment
Rate control

* Calcium channel blockers
* Beta blockers
* Esmolol
* Magnesium

Rhythm control

* Amiodarone
* Procainamide
* Cardioversion

Watch and Wait
Anticoagulation
Disoposition
 

EMplify - May 2021
Announcements:

* The Clinical Decision Making in the Emergency Department conference is June 23-27 live and virtual. More information here: https://clinicaldecisionmaking.com
* Be on the lookout for an announcement regarding the new EB Medicine app, coming to an App Store near you this summer !!

Atrial Fibrillation : An Approach To Diagnosis And Management In The Emergency Department - An Interview with Dr Brian Millman
Epidemiology
Causes
Prehospital treatment - careful with causes of the A Fib.
ED Evaluation

* History - beware the causes
* Physical
* ECG
* Labs
* Imaging
* Echocardiography

Treatment
Rate control

* Calcium channel blockers
* Beta blockers
* Esmolol
* Magnesium

Rhythm control

* Amiodarone
* Procainamide
* Cardioversion

Watch and Wait
Anticoagulation
Disoposition
 

59 min