So doc... Just how long will their concussion last?

So doc... Just how long will their concussion last?

This is a common question from concerned parents, yet we don't have a really good answer just how long  post- concussive symptoms last in kiddos.  Well Matthew  Eisenberg and friends at Boston Children's attempted to shine some light on this. They conducted a secondary analysis of a prospective cohort study of patients 11 to 22 (mean of 14) years old presenting to the ED with an acute concussion.

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Cramming It In: IO

I just happened to be reading through my back copies of The Journal of Infusion Nursing and came across this great article on the value of the early IO’s. The Consortium on Intraosseous Vascular Access in Health Care Practice put out their consensus statement titled Recommendations for the use of intraosseous vascular access for emergent and nonemergent situations in various health care settings: a consensus paper.

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