2021 Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Articles
ACEP is pleased to give you access to articles from the 2021 Emergency Medicine LLSA Reading List. Please note that, in some cases as noted individually, printing a copy is prohibited; in all cases, sending a PDF or link to another person or making additional copies is strictly prohibited, as is distributing the articles or making them available in any other format.
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Greenslade JH, Carlton EW, Van Hise C, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of a new high-sensitivity troponin I assay and five accelerated diagnostic pathways for ruling out acute myocardial infarction and acute coronary syndrome. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 Apr;71(4):439-451.e3.
Bontempo LJ, Manning SL. Tracheostomy emergencies. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2019 Feb;37(1):109-119.
Casey JD, Janz DR, Russell DW, et al; PreVent Investigators and the Pragmatic Critical Care Research Group. Bag-mask ventilation during tracheal intubation of critically ill adults. N Engl J Med. 2019 Feb 28;380(9):811-821.
Pair with associated editorial: Kritek PA, Luks AM. Preventing dogma from driving practice. N Engl J Med. 2019 Feb 28;380(9):870-871.
Batabyal RA, O’Connell K. Improving management of severe asthma: BiPAP and beyond. Clin Ped Emerg Med. 2018 Mar;19(1):69-75.
Klein LR, Driver BE, Miner JR, et al. Intramuscular midazolam, olanzapine, ziprasidone, or haloperidol for treating acute agitation in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 Oct;72(4):374-385.
Zahed R, Mousavi Jazayeri MH, Naderi A, Naderpour Z, Saeedi M. Topical tranexamic acid compared with anterior nasal packing for treatment of epistaxis in patients taking antiplatelet drugs: randomized controlled trial. Acad Emerg Med. 2018 Mar;25(3):261-266.
Young-Fadok TM. Diverticulitis. N Engl J Med. 2018 Oct 25;379(17):1635-1642.
Edlow JA. Managing patients with transient ischemic attack. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 Mar;71(3):409-415.
Garro A, Nigrovic LE. Managing peripheral facial palsy. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 May;71(5):618-624.
Ferguson B, Geralds J, Petrey J, Huecker M. Malpractice in emergency medicine-a review of risk and mitigation practices for the emergency medicine provider. J Emerg Med. 2018 Nov;55(5):659-665.
Substance Misuse, Opioid Misuse
Duber HC, Barata IA, Cioè-Peña E, et al. Identification, management, and transition of care for patients with opioid use disorder in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 Oct;72(4):420-431.
Miller E, McCaw B. Intimate partner violence. N Engl J Med. 2019 Feb 28;380(9):850-857.