Archive for July, 2013

“Ah, he just has diarrhea again” Well, there is nothing that gets this ER Doc excited more then a good outbreak of something…especially when it is a third world intestinal parasite raging through the midwest! No, this is not as exciting as one of the Dan Brown novels about raging outbreaks that will destroy humanity, […]

I have had the pleasure of serving on the American Osteopathic Association’s (AOA) Board of Trustees for the last year and been actively involved with the ongoing process to have a Joint Acceditation process between the AOA and the ACGME. TO ALL OF MY OSTEOPATHIC OLLEGES, RESIDENTS, AND STUDENTS OF WHOM I HAVE RESPRESENTED: I CAN […]

Thanks to Scott from University of Michigan’s Survival Flight/SWAT team for the great presentation and introduction to VADs (Ventricular Assist Devices) There are a few KEY things that i took away from this lecture (other then seeing the TONS of materials that are needed to keep these patients going!) no blood pressure? that’s okay, unless […]