January 30, 2019

Why Am I Giving Calcium for Hyperkalemia?

If you are reading this monograph, it’s perhaps because you have had to manage a patient with a dangerously high potassium level – possibly on several […]
January 17, 2019

The Idiosyncrasies of Lead III

Of the six limb leads produced by the ECG machine (electrocardiograph), are you aware that only TWO of those leads are actually recorded from the patient? […]
January 8, 2019

The Gouaux – Ashman Phenomenon

What we refer to nowadays as the “Ashman Phenomenon” is really the “Gouaux-Ashman Phenomenon.” It was first elaborated by Drs. Gouaux and Ashman of New Orleans, […]