June 20, 2017

More On The Easy IJ

UAMS Resident Dr. Rodrick Johnson talks about the safety and efficacy of placement of a peripheral IV catheter in the Internal Jugular Vein under ultrasound guidance as a guest contributor on R.E.B.E.L. EM.  


February 20, 2015

The Epley Maneuver for BPPV

UAMS resident Dr. Chris Fowler and UAMS chair Dr. Tony Seupaul discuss that effectiveness of the Epley Maneuver for the treatment of posterior canal BPPV.


November 24, 2014

Ultrasound Vs. CT Scan for Diagnosing Renal Colic

UAMS EM resident Spencer Wright and Chair Tony Seupaul discuss the effectiveness of Ultrasound vs. CT as a diagnostic tool for the evaluation of patients with suspected Renal Colic.


May 27, 2014

Seupaul’s Greatest Hits – SGEM Edition

Bell’s Palsy Treatment.   Steroids, steroids, steroids…but what about acyclovir?  No.  Steroids, steroids… Alpha blockers and Renal Colic.   NIV for pulmonary edema. Uncomfortable? Check.   Life-saving? Check   Decreases the need to intubate the tachypneic, flushed, diaphoretic, hypoxic, morbidly obese patient? Check.


May 7, 2014

IM – Sanity

Chief Resident, Michael del Castillo-Hegyi aka “Dash”, and Chair Tony Seupaul discuss the merits and risks of good ol’ Vitamin H in the agitated patient and discuss the Cochrane Group’s take on the subject. They also delve into various agitation “cocktails”, their length of action, and complications.


April 24, 2014

Chair-Extraordinaire Seupaul and Dr. Hughes Renal Colic Podcast on SGEM

Drs. Tony Seupaul and Josh Hughes (looking non-colicky to the left) recorded a podcast for the Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine reviewing a recent meta-analysis concerning the utility of tamsulosin for expulsion of kidney stones. Short Story: Good for stones >4mm that you are sending home. Click the link to listen to the podcast for…