Episode 13

13 - Nystagmus, SCAD, Sotrovimab, Paxlovid, Molnupiravir, and more.


January 27th, 2022

1 hr 20 mins 22 secs

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Welcome to Episode 13 of “The 2 View,” the podcast for EM and urgent care nurse practitioners and physician assistants!

Show Notes for Episode 13 of “The 2 View” – Nystagmus, SCAD, Sotromivab, Paxlovid, Molnupivarvir, and more.


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Nystagmus. NeurologyNeeds.com. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.neurologyneeds.com/neurological-examination-tips-tricks/nystagmus/

Nystagmus. The Proceduralist. Published January 10, 2022. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fW3sVsNgJ2k

Talmud JD, Coffey R, Edemekong PF. Dix Hallpike Maneuver. NCBI. StatPearls Publishing. Last Update December 19, 2021. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK459307/


Beardsell L. Preventing mid-life spontaneity becoming a crisis - SCAD as a serious cause of chest pain. St Emlyn’s. St.Emlyn’s Emergency Medicine. Published May 29, 2021. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.stemlynsblog.org/scad/

Durrani M. Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD). REBEL EM - Emergency Medicine Blog. Published October 19, 2020. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://rebelem.com/spontaneous-coronary-artery-dissection-scad/

Hayes SN, Tweet MS, Adlam D, et al. Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: JACC State-of-the-Art Review. J Am Coll Cardiol. Published August 2020. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.jacc.org/doi/abs/10.1016/j.jacc.2020.05.084

Johnson AK, Tweet MS, Rouleau SG, Sadosty AT, Raukar NP. 243 Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection in the Emergency Department: The Elusive Dissection. Ann Emerg Med. Published October 1, 2020. Accesseed January 11, 2022. https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(20)31003-9/fulltext#relatedArticles

Kim ESH. Spontaneous Coronary-Artery Dissection. N Engl J Med. Published December 10, 2020. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra2001524

Sotromivab, Paxlovid and Molnupivarvir

Beigel JH, Tomashek KM, Dodd LE, et al. Remdesivir for the Treatment of Covid-19 - Final Report. N Engl J Med. Published November 5, 2020. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/nejmoa2007764

Jayk Bernal A, Gomes da Silva MM, Musungaie DB, et al. Molnupiravir for Oral Treatment of Covid-19 in Nonhospitalized Patients. N Engl J Med. Published online December 16, 2021. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2116044

PAXLOVIDTM (nirmatrelvir tablets; ritonavir tablets): Now Authorized for Emergency Use. For Patients. Pfizer. Covid19oralrx-patient.com. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.covid19oralrx-patient.com/

Sotrovimab. Sotrovimab.com. GSK. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://www.sotrovimab.com/


Bryant A, Lawrie T, Dowswell T, et al. Ivermectin for Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19 Infection: A Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Trial Sequential Analysis to Inform Clinical Guidelines. American Journal of Therapeutics. Lww.com. Published July/August 2021. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://journals.lww.com/americantherapeutics/fulltext/2021/08000/ivermectin_for_prevention_and_treatment_of.7.aspx

Em-news.com. Accessed January 11, 2022. http://www.em-news.com

Kory P MD, Meduri GU MD, Iglesias J, et al. Review of the Emerging Evidence Demonstrating the Efficacy of Ivermectin in the Prophylaxis and Treatment of COVID-19. Published online 2020. Updated January 16, 2021. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://covid19criticalcare.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/FLCCC-Ivermectin-in-the-prophylaxis-and-treatment-of-COVID-19.pdf

Mike & Martha’s Something Sweet: Safest Countries in the World in 2021

Safest Countries in the World 2021. Worldpopulationreview.com. Accessed January 11, 2022. https://worldpopulationreview.com/country-rankings/safest-countries-in-the-world

Recurring Sources

Center for Medical Education. Ccme.org. http://ccme.org

The Proceduralist. Theproceduralist.org. http://www.theproceduralist.org

The Procedural Pause. Emergency Medicine News. Lww.com. https://journals.lww.com/em-news/blog/theproceduralpause/pages/default.aspx

The Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine. Thesgem.com. http://www.thesgem.com

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