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CRACKCast & Physicians as Humans on CanadiEM

CanadiEM aims to improve emergency care in Canada by building an online community of practice for healthcare practitioners and providing them with high quality, freely available educational resources. The CanadiEM Podcast brings you cutting edge clinical topics on the National Rounds Series and delves into the struggles that doctors face on the Physicians as Humans Series.

Aug 29, 2016

 

This episode covers Chapter 38 of Rosen's Emergency Medicine.

Episode Overview

  1. List 5 relevant anatomic/physiologic differences between children and adults in relation to trauma management
  2. List 8 airway differences between pediatrics and adults with their relevant implications
  3. List potential fluid therapies for...


Aug 22, 2016

This episode covers Chapter 37 of Rosen's Emergency Medicine.With trauma in pregnancy we need to think about blunt vs. penetrating trauma. Many women do not know they are pregnant.

Episode Overview:

  • What is the threshold for fetal viability and how can this be estimated clinically?
  • List the expected physiologic changes...


Aug 15, 2016

This episode covers Chapter 36 of Rosen's Emergency Medicine.

Episode Overview:

  • List indications for activation of a trauma team
  • What is the general approach to a multi-trauma patient?
  • List commonly missed trauma injuries
  • ED thoracotomy indications and contraindication for blunt and penetrating...