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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) – International Emergency Medicine Education Project
by Ramin Tabatabai, David Hoffman, and Tiffany Abramson Case Presentation A 68-year-old male presents to the emergency department (ED) with audible wheezing, and he is in severe respiratory distress. He is speaking in 2-3 word sentences, and he is diaphoretic and slightly confused. Per the paramedic report, the patient is a two pack per day … Continue reading Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)