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About Moises Gallegos, MD MPH

Emergency Medicine Resident
Baylor College of Medicine
2017 Essentials of EM Education Fellow
15 02, 2017

Epistaxis Management in the Emergency Department: A Helpful Mnemonic


epistaxisEpistaxis is a common presentation to the emergency department (ED)1 that can be challenging and time consuming. Knowledge of the pearls, pitfalls, and troubleshooting tips around managing nosebleeds often can be the difference between a frustrating versus straightforward ED stay for patients. Use the EPISTAXIS mnemonic to help you remember these points.