A 73 year old female presents with sudden onset of midsternal chest pain and shortness of breath. The pain is worse with deep respiration and does not radiate. The patient appears to be in severe pain and is diaphoretic. BP 82/45 P 74 O2 sat 95% RA.
78 yo female presents with an ankle injury that was sustained after a fall from standing.
The patient has a history of severe pulmonary hypertension and CHF and is on 4L of nasal oxygen at all times. Orthopedics is requesting a sedation for reduction, but you are reluctant to perform this in the ED due to her significant comorbidities. What nerve block can be done to assist the reduction?
37 yo female presents with complaints of increasing generalized malaise over the past 2 weeks as well as a fever and nausea. She endorses a history of intravenous drug use (IVDU). On physical exam, you appreciate a faint systolic murmur. Before any lab tests or other imaging have been done, you obtain the following echo: