Dr. Jason Pickett and Ginger discuss the topic of Shortness of Breath. They cover the assessment, differential diagnosis and therapeutic interventions related to the chief complaint. They work their way down the respiratory tree, thinking aloud as they go. Throw in a couple of case studies and you’ve got some delicious brain-nuggets for paramedic students everywhere.
Cover art by Paul Turnquist
PACE plan discussed in his episodes 2 and 16 on the Austin Travis County EMS OMD podcast
Episode of FOAMfrat mentioned by Ginger discussing proximity to hospital as a factor in clinical decision making.