Journal Club Papers 2012

This is a list of papers appraised at the Virchester Journal Club in 2012. Links should take you to the relevant blog post.

Over the year we scan many journals to ensure that our team keeps up to date with all that is current in Emergency Medicine.

Date Journal Author Paper Blog Post
July 2012 N Engl J Med 2012; 367:124-134 Anders Perner Hydroxyethyl Starch 130/0.42 versus Ringer’s Acetate in Severe Sepsis The end for potatoes on the ICU…?
July 2012 J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012;59(23):2091-2098 Martin Than 2-Hour accelerated diagnostic protocol to assess patients with chest pain symptoms using contemporary troponins as the only biomarker: the ADAPT trial.  ADAPT my management of low risk chest pain? I’m not sure I will…….
 July 2012  Emerg Med Australas 2012 Feb; 24(1):79-85. Dobrovoljac M, Geelhoed GC How fast does oral dexamethasone work in mild to moderately severe croup? A randomized double-blinded clinical trial.  Croup: Riding the Dex Express

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