Author: Chirag Bhat


  • Chirag Bhat

    Dr. Chirag Bhat is an FRCPC Emergency Medicine resident in the Department of Emergency Medicine, at the University of Ottawa.

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Chronic Pain, Featured, Grand Round Summaries, Trauma

Topical NSAIDs for Acute Pain Management

I was early in my PGY-1 year when I first witnessed an adverse effect from oral nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It was a busy morning with long p... Read more.
Cardiology, Critical Care, Featured, Journal Club, Prehospital and Transport Medicine

Defibrillation Strategies for Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation

Methodology: 4.5/5 Usefulness: 4.5/5 Cheskes S, et al. N Engl J Med. 2022 Nov 6. Question and Methods: A cluster-randomized open-label trial evaluating survival... Read more.
Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
Featured, Gastroenterology, Grand Round Summaries

Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis in Patients with Cirrhosis

Patients with cirrhosis are complex, with a plethora of comorbidities. They often present to emergency departments (ED) very sick, and there are many complicat... Read more.