Mike Mallin is a legend in emergency ultrasound but, by day, he’s a regular guy and community ED doc. In this episode, Mike and Rob talk about making the change from an academic to community medicine job working in a place that sparks joy working locum tenens soft tissue ultrasound looking for abscess placing peripheral […]
If the rectum were a simple tube, it would be like a fecal sluice gate every time stool arrived. But itʼs not just a tube. It has an elegant sphincter system that can automatically tell solid -from gas- from liquid. What other muscle in the human body has that sort of intelligence? Understanding anal abscesses […]
We talk with colorectal surgeon Megan Cavanaugh about the ins and outs of managing perianal abscesses in the ED.
All you EVER needed or wanted to know about loop abscess technique.
ERCAST I love pus If you are an EM:RAP listener, this is the video I talked about in the November episode on abscess management and examine a new technique for draining a cutaneous abscess I am a huge fan of this procedure and use it on most abscesses that I would have otherwise packed. Why […]
Dr. Greg Moran, the ultimate Jedi Master of emergency medicine infectious disease, talks with ercast about MRSA, abscesses, decolonization therapy, cellulitis and SO much more.