Tuesday, January 19, 2016

2016 EM Reading List (ABEM-LLSA)

"The primary goal of LLSA is to promote continuous learning by diplomates. ABEM facilitates this learning by identifying an annual set of LLSA readings to guide diplomates in self-study of recent EM literature. Readings are intended to address issues of relevance to current clinical practice at the time they are posted. ABEM recognizes that EM is an ever-evolving science and that new knowledge becomes available on a continual basis..."
  • Anticoagulants/Antithrombotics
    • Frumkin K. Rapid reversal of warfarin-associated hemorrhage in the emergency department by prothrombin complex concentrates. Ann Emerg Med. 2013;62(6):616-26.
  • Bacterial Meningitis
    • Kowalsky RH, Jaffe DM. Bacterial meningitis post-PCV7: declining incidence and treatment. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013;29(6):758-766.
  • Community-acquired Pneumonia
    • Wunderink RG, Waterer GW. Clinical practice. Community-acquired pneumonia. N Engl J Med. 2014;370(6):543-51.
  • Complications of Glucose Metabolism
    • Van Ness-Otunnu R, Hack JB. Hyperglycemic crisis. J Emerg Med. 2013;45(5):797-805.
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Ethical Principles
    • Jesus JE, Geiderman JM, Venkat A, et al; ACEP Ethics Committee. Physician orders for life-sustaining treatment and emergency medicine: ethical considerations, legal issues, and emerging trends.Ann Emerg Med. 2014;64(2):140-4.
  • Fever
    • Narayan M, Medinilla SP. Fever in the postoperative patient. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2013;31(4):1045-58.
  • Hemostatic Disorders
    • Hunt BJ. Bleeding and coagulopathies in critical care. N Engl J Med. 2014;370(9):847-59.
  • Liver
  • Sepsis - Shock
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Pericarditis
  • Procedural Sedation and Analgesia