When Tamponade is !TAMPONADE!
Summary: Does one of you patients have a pericardial effusion and a pesky low blood pressure. Not sure if its the heart or one of their other 47 medical problems lowering the blood pressure. NEWS FLASH: ultrasound can help. But sometimes reality gets in the way and images don’t look like they often do on podcasts and youtube. This account describes a pericardial effusion and tamponade case, with real images. Warning, they’re not pretty. Some of them are even hard to interpret. In this podcast, Mike and Jacob break down a clinical approach to the multiple ultrasound findings in tamponade. Want to learn this stuff live? Check out Castlefest 2019 #FOAMed #FOAMus #FOAMawesome #reallifeUS