Gold top 10 winnerSeasons greetings from the ALiEM team. We have published so many posts this year that you may have missed a few. Did you at least catch the top 10 ALiEM clinical posts in 2017? These are the most-viewed posts in the past calendar year. From nerve blocks, to managing epistaxis, head bleeds, and providing post-ROSC care – check these out as you ring in the New Year!

Search Methodology

Through Google Analytics for the date range Jan 1-Dec 28, 2017, we identified the 10 most-viewed posts published in 2017.

Top 10 Most Popular ALIEM Clinical Posts in 2017

Post TitlePage ViewsAuthorDate
Trick of the Trade: Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block for Treatment of Primary Headaches13,101Jeffrey Shih, MD and Chris Gaafary, MDMar 22, 2017
Update on the ED Management of Intracranial Hemorrhage: Not All Head Bleeds are the Same9,100William Shyy, MD and Debbie Yi Madhok, MDSep 4, 2017
Epistaxis Management in the Emergency Department: A Helpful Mnemonic8,959Moises Gallegos, MD MPHFeb 15, 2017
PECARN Pediatric Head Trauma: Official Visual Decision Aid for Clinicians8,836Gabe Sudario, MDJun 17, 2017
PV Card: Laceration Repair and Sutures – A cheat sheet guide8,652Hyunjoo Lee, MD and Layla Abubshait, MDMar 6, 2017
The Post-ROSC Checklist8,466Sean Kivlehan, MD MPHApr 10, 2017
Trick of the Trade: Rapid Insertion of Orogastric Tube8,236Paul Willette, DOFeb 13, 2017
Top 8 Must-Know EM Pharmacotherapy Articles of 20167,435Bryan D. Hayes, PharmDJan 5, 2017
My EpiPen expired! Can I still use it?7,218Zlatan Coralic, PharmDJul 6, 2017
Trick of the Trade: Topical Treatment of Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome5,793Neda Krunic, PharmD and Mark Culver, PharmDNov 15, 2017

Honorable Mention

Previous Annual Summaries

Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT, FASHP

Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT, FASHP

Leadership Team, ALiEM
Creator and Lead Editor, Capsules and EM Pharm Pearls Series
Attending Pharmacist, EM and Toxicology, MGH
Associate Professor of EM, Division of Medical Toxicology, Harvard Medical School
Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT, FASHP


EM Pharmacist & Toxicologist @MassGeneralEM | Asst Prof @HarvardMed/@EMRES_MGHBWH | @ALiEMteam leadership | Capsules creator, ALiEMU | President, ABAT | #FOAMed