Stroke; the best reviews

This is the first of what I hope to be regular summaries of the best of free open access resources on a specific topic. From the basics to the latest research here is a run-down of some of the finest summaries. Up first a common but surprisingly contentious presentation; acute treatment of Cerebral Vascular Accidents….

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Too much of a good thing? Oxygen and asthma

A summary of a Randomised controlled trial comparing high concentration oxygen to titrated oxygen in acute severe asthma. What was the point? ¬†There is an increasing body of evidence that high levels of oxygen may be harmful¬†administered for a prolonged period in several circumstances including stroke, MI and Emergency surgery. Studies are being undertaken in…

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