Sep 15, 2021
Welcome to the third installment of this metabolic panel series, where we're exploring what happens when these lab values hit their limits, or beyond. Previously we've explored Cations (located here) and Anions (located here), but don't feel like you need to read these in any particular order.
These blogs are meant as...
Sep 9, 2021
What does jaundiced skin, right upper quadrant pain, and a fever mean? In this episode, Dr. Cynthia Griffin and I discuss everything gallbladder and biliary colic! Check out the blog post here:
Sep 1, 2021
Welcome to the second installment of this metabolic panel series, where we're exploring what happens when various lab values reach their outer limits (or beyond). Each part in the series can be read on its own, but if you want to start at the beginning, go check out the first blog on cations HERE.
This series of blogs...
Aug 20, 2021
In this episode, Sam and I discuss warfarin's mechanism of action and reversal. Check out the blog for more information!
Aug 15, 2021
Lab value interpretation sadly wasn't included in my initial paramedic education. I was absolutely ecstatic to attend a critical care program and learn about lab values - I had always found it very impressive when people could interpret lab values. I wanted to be a lab value wizard too! Unfortunately, in critical care...