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81. Filariasis (Treatment)

of choice for the treatment of onchocerciasis. It functions as a single dose and is a rapidly effective microfilaricide for O volvulus . Unlike , ivermectin does not produce a significant Mazzotti reaction in onchocerciasis, most likely because it acts by paralyzing the microfilariae in the skin tissue spaces and lymphatics. [ ] They are then swept away into the local lymph nodes, which may swell up, and only cause some local limb edema. On the other hand, DEC unmasks the microfilariae in the tissue (...) Filariasis (Treatment) Dermatologic Manifestations of Filariasis: Overview, Onchocerciasis, Lymphatic Filariasis Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache=aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvMTEwOTY0Mi1vdmVydmlldw== processing > Dermatologic

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82. Liver Disease and Pregnancy (Treatment)

in conjunction with surgery. Any sign of hemodynamic instability, continued bleeding, expanding hematoma, or infection are indications to proceed with surgery. Surgical treatment depends upon the condition of the liver, and it is often best handled by general surgeons and/or liver transplant surgeons. Intervention is indicated in the setting of enlarging hematomas or evidence of rupture with hemodynamic instability. [ ] Most surgeons believe that any evidence of a ruptured liver capsule requires emergent (...) history of injection drug use, having had multiple sexual partners in the previous 6 months, having a sexual partner who is positive for HBsAg, or previous treatment for an STI in pregnancy should be tested upon admission to labor and delivery. Women who test positive should be reported to the state or local health department as per the local law requirements. The patient should be counseled about the modes of transmission and the prevention of hepatitis B, neonatal concerns, and understand that all

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83. Maternal Chorioamnionitis (Treatment)

and protect the fetus from infection. The second topic includes the diagnostic approach and the appropriate treatment of neonates born to mothers with suspected chorioamnionitis. The observation that epidural anesthesia during labor may create findings suggestive of maternal chorioamnionitis is discussed. A maternal fever that occurs when epidural anesthesia is administered during the intrapartum period has often been interpreted as chorioamnionitis. This may not be the case, and the neonate is often (...) ; an inability to respond to bacterial carbohydrate antigens; an increased percentage of T cells bearing naïve cell surfaces and correspondingly underdeveloped functional behaviors related to foreign antigens; and anatomic and biochemical immaturity of skin and mucosal barriers (eg, lung and gut epithelia) as they relate to local host defenses. Emerging treatments, such as the use of intravenous immunoglobulins and hematopoietic growth factors, may correct deficiencies of the neonatal immune system

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84. Neonatal Resuscitation (Treatment)

Neonatal Resuscitation (Treatment) Neonatal Resuscitation: Overview, Transition to Extrauterine Physiology, Preparation for Resuscitation Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache=aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvOTc3MDAyLW92ZXJ2aWV3 (...) a component of asphyxia or respiratory depression as an etiology. For the surviving infants, effective management of asphyxia in the first few minutes of life may influence long-term outcome. Even though prenatal care can identify many potential fetal difficulties ante partum, allowing maternal transfer to the referral center for care, many women who experience preterm labor are not identified prospectively and therefore are not appropriately transferred to a tertiary perinatal center. Consequently, many

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85. Toxicity, MDMA (Treatment)

. . Amoroso T. The Psychopharmacology of ±3,4 Methylenedioxymethamphetamine and its Role in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. J Psychoactive Drugs . 2015 Nov-Dec. 47 (5):337-44. . Media Gallery of 0 Tables Contributor Information and Disclosures Author In-Hei Hahn, MD, FACEP, FACMT Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, NYU Langone-Cobble Hill In-Hei Hahn, MD, FACEP, FACMT is a member of the following medical societies: , , Disclosure: Nothing to disclose. Specialty Editor (...) Toxicity, MDMA (Treatment) MDMA Toxicity Treatment & Management: Prehospital Care, Emergency Department Care, Consultations Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache=aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvODIxNTcyLXRyZWF0bWVudA== processing > MDMA

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86. Toxicity, Cocaine (Treatment)

and treatment. JAMA . 1983 Sep 16. 250(11):1417-20. . Prosser JM, Perrone J. Cocaine and Amphetamines. In: Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski JS, Ma OJ, Yealy DM, Meckler GD, Cline DM, eds. Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide . 8th ed. NY: McGraw-Hill Education; 2016. 1256-59. Renzi FP. Cocaine poisoning. Harwood-Nuss AL, ed. The Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine . 2nd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Lippincott Raven Publishers; 1996. [Guideline] American Heart Association. Part 10: Special (...) al. Treatment of cocaine cardiovascular toxicity: a systematic review. Clin Toxicol (Phila) . 2016 Jun. 54 (5):345-64. . Thomas JJ, Brady WJ. Acute Coronary Syndrome. In: Walls RM, Hockberger RS, Gausche-Hill M, et al, eds. Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice . 9th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier; 2018. 891-928. Chang AM, Walsh KM, Shofer FS, et al. Relationship between cocaine use and coronary artery disease in patients with symptoms consistent with an acute coronary

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87. Toxicity, Chlorine Gas (Treatment)

, Dominici P, Aguilera E. Eye irrigation is more comfortable with a lidocaine: containing irrigation solution compared with normal saline. J Trauma . 2008 May. 64(5):1360-2. . Done AK. The toxic emergency, it's a gas. Emerg Med . 1976. 305-14. Vinsel PJ. Treatment of acute chlorine gas inhalation with nebulized sodium bicarbonate. J Emerg Med . 1990 May-Jun. 8(3):327-9. . Cevik Y, Onay M, Akmaz I, Sezigen S. Mass casualties from acute inhalation of chlorine gas. South Med J . 2009 Dec. 102(12):1209-13 (...) . . Nelson LS. Simple asphyxiants and pulmonary irritants. Goldfrank LR, ed. Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies . 6th ed. Stanford, Conn: Appleton & Lange; 1998. 1523-38. Aslan S, Kandis H, Akgun M, Cakir Z, Inandi T, Görgüner M. The effect of nebulized NaHCO3 treatment on "RADS" due to chlorine gas inhalation. Inhal Toxicol . 2006 Oct. 18(11):895-900. . Kramer CG. Chlorine. J Occup Med . 1967 Apr. 9(4):193-6. . Chester EH, Kaimal J, Payne CB Jr, Kohn PM. Pulmonary injury following exposure to chlorine

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88. Renal Calculi (Treatment)

Renal Calculi (Treatment) Nephrolithiasis Treatment & Management: Approach Considerations, Emergency Management of Renal Colic, Surgical Care Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache=aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvNDM3MDk2LXRyZWF0bWVudA (...) == processing > Nephrolithiasis Treatment & Management Updated: Jun 21, 2018 Author: Chirag N Dave, MD; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS Share Email Print Feedback Close Sections Sections Nephrolithiasis Treatment Approach Considerations Treatment of nephrolithiasis involves emergency management of renal (ureteral) colic, including surgical interventions where indicated, and medical therapy for stone disease. In emergency settings where concern exists about possible renal failure, the focus

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89. Pregnancy, Preeclampsia (Treatment)

hypertension in pregnancy Antihypertensive treatment is recommended for severe hypertension (SBP >160 mm Hg; DBP >110 mm Hg). The goal of hypertension treatment is to maintain BP around 140/90 mm Hg. Medications used for BP control include the following: Hydralazine Labetalol Nifedipine Sodium nitroprusside (in severe hypertensive emergency refractory to other medications) Fluid management Diuretics should be avoided Aggressive volume resuscitation may lead to pulmonary edema Patients should be fluid (...) Pregnancy, Preeclampsia (Treatment) Preeclampsia: Practice Essentials, Overview, Pathophysiology Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache=aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvMTQ3NjkxOS1vdmVydmlldw== processing > Preeclampsia Updated: Nov 29

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90. Pregnancy, Asthma (Treatment)

may cause a slight increase in congenital malformation (mainly clef lip), prematurity, low birth weight, preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, and neonatal insufficiency. [ , , , , , ] However, randomized trials have not been performed. A longer-acting beta2-adrenoreceptor agonist (eg, ), the bronchodilator effects of which last at least 12 hours, is an effective treatment for nocturnal asthma. Historically, methylxanthines and oral beta agonists have been used to treat asthma. Both have been shown (...) medication use by pregnant women. [ , ] Go to for more complete information on this topic. Previous Next: Hospital Care Prehospital asthma treatment Prior to arriving at the ED, address the patient’s airway status as needed. Provide early institution of beta-agonist inhalational therapy. Provide supplemental oxygen. Treatment in the emergency department Pregnant patients who present with typical mild exacerbations of asthma may be treated in the same way that a regular asthmatic patient with similar

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91. Schizophrenia (Treatment)

, the type of restraint used (eg, locked room vs 4-point leather), the maximum duration of restraint, and reasons for involuntary commitment. [ ] Follow all Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) regulations when transferring patients to another facility for psychiatric care. Be familiar with hospital and ED specific regulations, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) rules, regional statutes, and Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) requirements (...) -acting injectable antipsychotics. Ment Health Clin . 2016 Jun. 6 (3):134-141. . American Psychiatric Association. Practice guideline for the treatment of patients with schizophrenia. 2nd ed . Feb 2004;114. Douglass AM, Luo J, Baraff LJ. Emergency medicine and psychiatry agreement on diagnosis and disposition of emergency department patients with behavioral emergencies. Acad Emerg Med . 2011 Apr. 18(4):368-73. . Fischer BA, Buchanan RW. Schizophrenia: Clinical manifestations, course, assessment

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92. Rhabdomyolysis (Treatment)

facility if necessary. Follow the guidelines of the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) and the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA). In natural disasters, patients often have to be evacuated out of affected areas and transported to locations that can provide dialysis services. [ ] Once they are well hydrated, patients with normal renal function, normal electrolyte levels, alkaline urine, and an isolated cause of muscle injury may be discharged and monitored (...) (8):587-91. . Song SH, Lee DW, Lee SB, Kwak IS. Rhabdomyolysis caused by strenuous computer gaming. Nephrol Dial Transplant . 2007 Apr. 22(4):1263-4. . Melli G, Chaudhry V, Cornblath DR. Rhabdomyolysis: an evaluation of 475 hospitalized patients. Medicine (Baltimore) . 2005 Nov. 84(6):377-85. . Wu CT, Huang JL, Lin JJ, Hsia SH. Factors associated with nontraumatic rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure of children in Taiwan population. Pediatr Emerg Care . 2009 Oct. 25(10):657-60. . Chamberlain

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93. Perirectal Abscess (Treatment)

if the patient is elderly, febrile, hypotensive, or immunocompromised or has significant comorbidities. Transfer, if warranted, may be safely carried out if the patient is hemodynamically stable. Instability resulting from a concurrent condition or sepsis makes transfer to another institution inappropriate (and possibly illegal under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act [EMTALA]) unless transfer to allow delivery of a higher level of care is in the patient’s best interest. Next: Pharmacologic (...) , Rakel DP, eds. Textbook of Family Medicine . 8th ed. Philadelphia: Saunders; 2011. Novotny NM, Mann MJ, Rescorla FJ. Fistula in ano in infants: who recurs?. Pediatr Surg Int . 2008 Nov. 24(11):1197-9. . Hämäläinen KP, Sainio AP. Incidence of fistulas after drainage of acute anorectal abscesses. Dis Colon Rectum . 1998 Nov. 41(11):1357-61; discussion 1361-2. . Athanasiadis S, Köhler A, Nafe M. Treatment of high anal fistulae by primary occlusion of the internal ostium, drainage

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94. Pregnancy, Delivery (Treatment)

was passed as a part of a much larger bill, the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA). Consequently, the acronym COBRA was used frequently in medical literature when referring to the statute. This statute is also titled the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA). Since the latter name is more specific and descriptive, it has become the preferred acronym for referring to the statute. The full text of the statute can be found in any public library's reference (...) Pregnancy, Delivery (Treatment) Labor and Delivery in the Emergency Department Treatment & Management: Prehospital Care, Emergency Department Care, Consultations Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache

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95. Gastroenteritis (Treatment)

if the diagnosis is uncertain. Manage complications. Transfer Transfer of the unstable patient is inappropriate under Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) regulations unless benefits clearly outweigh risks. Unless the patient requires admission and has a complicated medical condition that would be better managed in another facility, transfer is neither necessary nor recommended. Next: Consultations A consultation with an infectious diseases specialist may be necessary for patients (...) Gastroenteritis (Treatment) Emergent Treatment of Gastroenteritis Treatment & Management: Emergency Department Care, Consultations, Outpatient Care Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache

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96. Corneal Abrasion (Treatment)

. . Waldman N, Densie IK, Herbison P. Topical tetracaine used for 24 hours is safe and rated highly effective by patients for the treatment of pain caused by corneal abrasions: a double-blind, randomized clinical trial. Acad Emerg Med . 2014 Apr. 21(4):374-82. . Ball IM, Seabrook J, Desai N, Allen L, Anderson S. Dilute proparacaine for the management of acute corneal injuries in the emergency department. CJEM . 2010 Sep. 12(5):389-96. . Weaver CS, Terrell KM. Evidence-based emergency medicine. Update: do (...) Corneal Abrasion (Treatment) Emergency Care of Corneal Abrasion: Overview, Clinical Evaluation, ED Treatment Considerations Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache=aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvNzk5MzE2LW92ZXJ2aWV3 processing

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97. Abdominal Trauma, Penetrating (Treatment)

stabilizing surgical intervention. Obviously, if no surgeon is available, transfer may be the only course of action. Practitioners must be cognizant of Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA)/Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) violations and document accordingly (see ). This legislation was enacted with the intention of removing economic considerations from important medical decisions in the ED. Previous Next: Initial Emergency Department Care A team leader should (...) nonoperative management of gunshot wounds of the anterior abdomen. Arch Surg . 1997 Feb. 132(2):178-83. . Kelemen JJ 3rd, Martin RR, Obney JA, Jenkins D, Kissinger DP. Evaluation of diagnostic peritoneal lavage in stable patients with gunshot wounds to the abdomen. Arch Surg . 1997 Aug. 132(8):909-13. . Hedges JR, Roberts JR. Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine. Peritoneal procedures . 3rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: WB Saunders; 1997. Simon RJ, Rabin J, Kuhls D. Impact of increased use of laparoscopy

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98. Shoulder Dislocations (Treatment)

injury. Patients may return to noncontact sports with no overhead requirements after 3 months. Athletes may return to contact and overhead sports after 4 months. The success of this regimen largely depends on the patient's age at the time of the initial dislocation. Greater tuberosity fractures associated with dislocation and advanced age are good prognostic indicators for successful nonoperative treatment. Activity modification (eg, avoiding overhead work, heavy manual labor, and high-risk sports (...) -A (5):661-7. . Demehri S, Hafezi-Nejad N, Fishman EK. Advanced imaging of glenohumeral instability: the role of MRI and MDCT in providing what clinicians need to know. Emerg Radiol . 2017 Feb. 24 (1):95-103. . Wen DY. Current concepts in the treatment of anterior shoulder dislocations. Am J Emerg Med . 1999 Jul. 17(4):401-7. . Kirkley A, Griffin S, Richards C, Miniaci A, Mohtadi N. Prospective randomized clinical trial comparing the effectiveness of immediate arthroscopic stabilization versus

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99. Blunt Chest Trauma (Treatment)

Blunt Chest Trauma (Treatment) Blunt Chest Trauma Treatment & Management: Approach Considerations, Chest-Wall Fractures, Dislocations, and Barotrauma, Blunt Injuries to Pleurae, Lungs, and Aerodigestive Tract Edition: No Results No Results Please confirm that you would like to log out of Medscape. If you log out, you will be required to enter your username and password the next time you visit. https://profreg.medscape.com/px/getpracticeprofile.do?method=getProfessionalProfile&urlCache (...) =aHR0cHM6Ly9lbWVkaWNpbmUubWVkc2NhcGUuY29tL2FydGljbGUvNDI4NzIzLXRyZWF0bWVudA== processing > Blunt Chest Trauma Treatment & Management Updated: Nov 09, 2018 Author: Mary C Mancini, MD, PhD, MMM; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, DSc, MSc, AGAF Share Email Print Feedback Close Sections Sections Blunt Chest Trauma Treatment Approach Considerations Indications for operative intervention Operative intervention is rarely necessary in blunt thoracic injuries. In one report, only 8% of cases with blunt thoracic injuries required an operation. Most such injuries can be treated

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100. Perianal Abscess (Treatment)

if the patient is elderly, febrile, hypotensive, or immunocompromised or has significant comorbidities. Transfer, if warranted, may be safely carried out if the patient is hemodynamically stable. Instability resulting from a concurrent condition or sepsis makes transfer to another institution inappropriate (and possibly illegal under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act [EMTALA]) unless transfer to allow delivery of a higher level of care is in the patient’s best interest. Next: Pharmacologic (...) , Rakel DP, eds. Textbook of Family Medicine . 8th ed. Philadelphia: Saunders; 2011. Novotny NM, Mann MJ, Rescorla FJ. Fistula in ano in infants: who recurs?. Pediatr Surg Int . 2008 Nov. 24(11):1197-9. . Hämäläinen KP, Sainio AP. Incidence of fistulas after drainage of acute anorectal abscesses. Dis Colon Rectum . 1998 Nov. 41(11):1357-61; discussion 1361-2. . Athanasiadis S, Köhler A, Nafe M. Treatment of high anal fistulae by primary occlusion of the internal ostium, drainage

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