Teaching Cases

The following are quick teaching cases developed by UF Health Jacksonville Emergency Medicine Residents:

Acute Decompensated CHF

Mar 12th, 2015

Case: 62 year old female with history of hypertension called EMS for shortness of breath worsening over past 48 hours. Denies overt chest pain. Symptoms are worse with walking > […]

Pediatric Asthma Protocol

Mar 12th, 2015

EMS called to house for shortness of breath 5 year old African American male with history of asthma who has been short of breath for last few hours. Mother has […]

Morphine in ACS

Mar 12th, 2015

EMS Case Pt was a 62 y/o WF with extensive PMH of CAD s/p CABG, CHF, HTN and DM. She called EMS with a chief complaint of CP. She states […]

Allergic Reaction vs Anaphylaxis

Mar 12th, 2015

Call: 28yo AAF c/o allergic reaction 28yo AAF no PMHx called EMS because she thinks she is having an allergic reaction. She has hives on her arms, feels itchy, and […]

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