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Chris Partyka
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Attention NSW ED docs !! 
Have you completed the EMUGs ultrasound survey ???

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Mind the gap #2... A case of mixed acidoses and metabolic mayhem !! #FOAMed #FOAMcc 

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The birth of EMUGs… 

The EMERGENCY MEDICINE ULTRASOUND GROUP (Sydney) aims to unite and encourage collaboration amongst ultrasound enthusiasts from the Emergency Departments in Sydney and greater NSW…

#FOAMed   #FOAMus  

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The EMERGENCY MEDICINE ULTRASOUND GROUP (Sydney) aims to unite and encourage collaboration amongst ultrasound enthusiasts from the Emergency Departments in Sydney and around.

The INAUGURAL EMUGS MEETING is coming soon…..
SAVE THE DATE: May 14th 2015
Details to follow !!
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Attention all Sydney-based EM Ultrasound enthusiasts !!! 

The Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Group (Sydney) aka EMUGS is launching soon. 

Save the date (May 14th) for their Inaugural Meeting.
Details to follow.

In the meantime; join the community and share it with friends !! 

#FOAMed   #FOAMus  

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a splitting headache... - reviewing a sinister (& subtle) cause of a secondary headache #FOAMed   #FOAMcc  

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72 year old male presents to your Emergency Department with a 4-5 hour history of palpitations. He appears well and has no associated symptoms.

BP 146/88, SaO2 99% (RA), chest clear.

Your thoughts ??

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don’t jump the gun… - Do you know the limitations of your lung ultrasound in trauma? #FOAMcc   #FOAMed  

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Dyspnoea, chest pain, hypotension ! 
Another case demonstrating the utility of bedside ultrasound....
#FOAMed   #FOAMus  

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52 year old male presents to your ED with >24 hours of typical sounding, retrosternal chest pain.

He has a prior history of ischaemic heart disease & an LAD stent placed 3 years earlier.... 
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