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Kara Toles MD
-trained / EM doc. Advocate. Loves , , equity/inclusion, clinical hacks, wellness, wilderness med, social media &
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jeremy faust Jul 20
New covering the new trial on safety of Tetracaine for corneal abrasions. The Annals article IS FREE () for 6 months! Pod: Blog: Plus core content on corneal diseases in the emergency dept/clinic!👇
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Kara Toles MD Jul 21
Had to go 3 cm deep to drain this peri-tonsillar abscess with a very thick capsule (after mapping out on CT). General teaching is to only go 1.5 cm given risk of hitting carotid vasculature. More tips here:
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Kara Toles MD Jul 21
Thanks for the feedback, . Cisgender defined: a person whose sense of personal identity and gender corresponds with their sex assigned at birth. The end is a amusing!
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Kara Toles MD Jul 20
Not sure. He wasn’t the most reliable. Great case!
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Kara Toles MD Jul 20
Yes indeed!
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Kara Toles MD Jul 20
Sent a B12 level from the ED for the first time in my life yesterday. First time diagnosing B12 deficiency 2/2 “whip-it” (nitrous oxide) abuse. Didn’t even need to call Poison Control!
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UCDavisMedSchool Jul 18
. was one of our medical students who helped advocate for changes in the hospital system when treating LBGTQIA+ patients. Now, she is part of our team and a leader in implementing ways to improve care for patients, especially in the ED.
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EM Pulse Jul 18
Our latest episode gets personal about health and the ED experience. Expert and guest host give us some practical tips to make the ED more welcoming and improve care for transgender individuals. Listen at
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Kara Toles MD Jul 16
Great pic! Happy birthday!
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Kara Toles MD Jul 15
Very well-written article. “Professional structures—in the hospital and at large—were never built around women, people of color, workers with disabilities. These systems cannot be diverse and undisrupted.”
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Michael Schick Jul 12
– Pneumatosis Intestinalis amazing image. Beware the elderly patient with tachycardia! No abdominal pain on exam.  
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Kara Toles MD Jul 13
Had a great first day meeting with my MS2 students at as we roll out the pilot of the Academic Coaching program!
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Kara Toles MD Jul 11
Strong work!
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Torree McGowan Jul 4
My very first ⁦⁩ article. I’m not smart enough to be a researcher. But I have the eloquence to tell one story at a time.
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Ken Tegtmeyer, MD Jul 4
Well, look at this. Only about 5 years of work.
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Jenn K. Jul 2
Always with the wise advice.
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the EMCrit Crew Jul 2
A better approach to Torsade de Pointes -by
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EM Pulse Jun 30
Wrapping up with a special Heartbeat featuring and sharing what it’s like to be an physician.
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Kara Toles MD Jun 23
“I raise my spritzer to the class of 2018!” is an incredible leader and human.
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Kara Toles MD Jun 23
We miss you, !
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