ALiEM clinical posts in 2015

Seasons 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 20 most-read ALiEM clinical posts, which were published in 2015? Check them out.

Search methodology

Through Google Analytics for the date range Jan 1-Dec 24, 2015, we identified the top 20 posts published in 2015. Of note, posts earlier in the year have had more time to generate more page views, which makes posts like Mark Culver’s Dec 21 post on Isopropyl Alcohol Vapor Inhalation for Nausea & Vomiting all the more impressive that it made it to the top. Tricks of the trade are definitely popular!

Top 20 most popular ALiEM clinical posts in 2015

DatePost TitleAuthorPage Views
Dec 21, 2015Trick of the Trade: Isopropyl Alcohol Vapor Inhalation for Nausea & VomitingMark Culver10,929
Jul 22, 2015Trick of the Trade: Squeeze Test for Confirmation of IO PlacementJacob Avila9,506
May 11, 2015Trick of the Trade: IV-Push Antibiotics in the EDAdam Spaulding8,293
Nov 5, 2015Trick of the Trade: Dermal Avulsion Injuries 2.0Brian Lin4,935
May 18, 2015Ketamine for Excited Delirium SyndromeBryan Hayes4,613
Jan 20, 2015Must-Know EM Pharmacotherapy Articles of 2014Bryan Hayes4,570
Apr 22, 2015Hyperkalemia Management: Preventing Hypogylcemia from InsulinBryan Hayes3,729
Nov 9, 2015Highlights from the 2015 American Heart Association CPR and ECC GuidelinesSean Kivlehan3,428
Mar 30, 2015Adenosine in Reactive Airway DiseaseMarian Gaviola3,322
Mar 16, 2015The Art of Syringe Labeling in the EDBryan Hayes3,011
Oct 23, 2015PV Card: Initial Pain Medication Options in the Emergency DepartmentNick Koch, Sergey Motov2,908
Feb 16, 2015Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections: 1 or 2 Tablets BID?Bryan HayesNadia AwadEmily Heil2,771
Sep 2, 2015Diagnosis on Sight: Recurrent RashJeff Riddell2,742
Aug 5, 2015Utility of Pre-4-Hour Acetaminophen Levels in Acute OverdoseBryan Hayes2,662
Jun 3, 2015Rib Fractures in Older Adults – What’s the Big Deal?Christina Shenvi2,562
Mar 26, 2015Diagnosis on Sight: Swollen GumsJeff Riddell2,340
Feb 23, 2015Trick of the Trade: Needle-Vein Alignment in Ultrasound Guided Peripheral IVJeff Wiswell2,301
Aug 25, 2015Trick of the Trade: Ear Foreign Body Removal with Modified Suction SetupYen Chow2,194
Jul 16, 2015Trick of the Trade: Lactated Ringers for Sepsis Complicated by HyponatremiaKai Li2,184
Apr 20, 2015Diagnosis on Sight: Lip SwellingJeff Riddell2,175


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