October 14, 2020

Emergency Medicine Fellow Selected for Competitive National Education Program

UAMS Emergency Medicine fellow Meredith Von Dohlen, M.D., has been selected for a competitive national education program that will advance her goals as an educator and scholar. The Harvard Macy Institute Program for Post-Graduate Trainees: Future Academic Clinician-Educators Course uses teaching theory to help participants become better educators. It also focuses on scholarship so that…

October 12, 2018

Dr. Meryll Pampolina Receives National “Resident Rocks It!” Award

 .                Congratulations to Dr. Meryll Pampolina on receiving the Resident Rocks It! Award at ACEP 2018! This national award is given to a female resident who shows promise for significant career achievement and leadership in Emergency Medicine.

CPT Daniel Holleyman, M.D., Receives National Military Excellence Award

                Congratulations to CPT Daniel Holleyman, M.D., for being the recipient of the 2018 EMRA Steve Tantama, MD, Military Excellence Award at ACEP 2018! This award honors residents who embody the ideals of leadership, integrity, and bravery in service to our nation and our specialty.

January 14, 2018

Lidocaine for Renal Colic

UAMS Resident Dr. Rachel Littlefield and Chair Dr. Tony Seupaul discuss the use of Lidocaine in Renal Colic on The Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine…

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 the 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…