top 10 ALiEM clinical postsSeasons greetings from the ALiEM team. We have been publishing so many posts this year that you may have missed a few. Did you catch at least the top 10 most-read ALiEM clinical posts, which were published in 2016? These include some Tricks of the Track pearls and clinical tips in toxicology, orthopedics, and neurology. Check them out.

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Through Google Analytics for the date range Jan 1-Dec 31, 2016, we identified the top 10 posts published in 2016.

Top 10 most popular ALIEM clinical posts in 2016

Post TitlePage ViewsAuthorDate
Tips for Interpreting the CSF Opening Pressure8,531Christina Shenvi, MD, PhDAug 10, 2016
Trick of the Trade: Topical Tranexamic Acid Paste for Hemostasis6,968Scott Dietrich, PharmDFeb 17, 2016
Magnesium for Rapid Atrial Fibrillation Rate-Control in the ED5,533Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD, FAACTOct 26, 2016
Trick of the Trade: Extra-oral reduction technique of anterior mandible dislocation4,883Kara Toles, MDJan 26, 2016
Calcium channel blockers for stable SVT: A first line agent over adenosine?4,604Stephen Rappaport, PharmD & Meghan Groth, PharmDMar 23, 2016
‘Treat and Release’ after Naloxone – What is the Risk of Death?4,401Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD, FAACTAug 24, 2016
Trick of the Trade: Securing the intraosseous needle4,169Michelle Lin, MDMay 3, 2016
Extensor tendon injuries of the hand: Emergency Department management3,661Daniel Ting, MD, Jared Baylis, MD,  & Jordan Haythornthwaite, MD FRCSCJul 18, 2016
Trick of the Trade: Paraphimosis – Pour Some Sugar On Me3,657Jonathan Fu, MD, Melanie Watts, MD, & Zlatan Coralic, PharmDAug 22, 2016
Diagnosing the central slip injury3,614Daniel Ting, MD & Jared Baylis, MDJul 25, 2016


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