Nausea and Vomiting in the ED: There’s Something Fishy Going On

Nausea and vomiting is a common chief complaint in the ED, one I never really paid much attention to unless prompted (appropriate agent to use in pregnancy, which medication to use for a patient with a prolonged QTc, etc.) - at least, that was my practice before I began practicing in Miami. In one of the many unforgettable cases I have had in the ED, there was a young patient who presented with nausea and vomiting. [...]