Academic Half Day: Pneumonia

Academic Half Day: Pneumonia

Next week at Academic Half Day we will be discussion pneumonia – specifically we will focus on CAP, HAP, and VAP. Please read the linked articles for a good foundation prior to AHD. The first article is a great review from the AAFP on CAP. The second article is the 2016 IDSA guidelines for HAP and VAP. It is quite lengthy, but the assignment is to read only the Executive Summary portion (first 7.5 pages). If there is anything you want clarified in the summary, feel free to reference the full article.


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Academic Half Day: Syncope 7/11/19

Academic Half Day: Syncope 7/11/19

In preparation for the upcoming Academic Half Day on 7/11 please read these three articles on Syncope.

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Academic Half Day: Pneumonia

Academic Half Day: Pneumonia

We will be discussing pneumonia. Prep articles include an AAP review and IDSA guidelines

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Academic Half Day: Acute Coronary Syndrome 7/19/18

Academic Half Day: Acute Coronary Syndrome 7/19/18

In preparation for the upcoming Academic Half Day on 7/19 please read these three articles on Acute Coronary Syndrome. The articles include a reviews as well as a meta-analysis on timing of intervention in NSTEMIs based on TIMI

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Academic Half Day: Syncope 7/12/18

Academic Half Day: Syncope 7/12/18

In preparation for the upcoming Academic Half Day on 7/12 please read these two articles on Syncope. Start with the Pathophysiology article to get the foundation you need. Top it off with the freshly updated 2017 guidelines from JAMA.

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Academic Half Day: Acid-Base 7/5/18

Academic Half Day: Acid-Base 7/5/18

The first Academic Half Day will be acid base. We will be flipping the classroom. Most of the time we spend together will be solving (all possible) acid-base problems and there will be very little lecture. Below is a link to a presentation demonstrating a method to solving acid-base problems as well as several other articles that may be helpful. See you on Thursday!

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