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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.

Dec 3, 2018

This updated episode of CRACKCast covers Rosen’s Chapter 005, Monitoring the Emergency Patient (9th Ed.).

Core Questions:

  1. List modalities for measurement of BP and note which modalities are likely to over and underestimate blood pressure.
  2. What is pulse pressure and how does it relate to stroke volume?
  3. List 4...


Nov 5, 2018

This updated episode of CRACKCast cover’s Rosen’s Chapter 004, Procedural Sedation and Analgesia (9th Ed.).


Oct 1, 2018

This episode of CRACKCast covers Chapter 3 in Rosen’s Emergency Medicine (9th Ed.) – Pain Management. This podcast will give you a solid approach to the basics pain management to use on your next shift!

Core Questions:

1. Define the following terms (Box 3.1):

  • Allodynia
  • Amnesia/amnestic
  • Local...


Sep 3, 2018

This episode of CRACKCast covers Chapter 2 in Rosen’s Emergency Medicine (9th Ed.) – Mechanical Ventilation and Noninvasive Ventilatory Support. 


Aug 6, 2018

This Episode of CRACKCast covers Rosen's Chapter 1 - Airway. We are updating the first several episodes with 9th edition content. Enjoy!

There's a reason that the first chapter of Rosen's is devoted to airway. These are some of the most critical skills we need to know as emergency clinicians. This episode provides an...