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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.

Mar 30, 2016

This episode coveers Chapter 14 of Rosen's Emergency Medicine.

Episode Overview:

  1. What is the differential diagnosis for cyanosis?
  2. List the common causes for methemoglobinemia
    • 10 medications
    • 6 toxins
  3. Describe the mechanism for methemoglobin formation, treatment, and indications for methylene blue

Wisecracks

  1. Explain the oxygen-hemoglobin dissociation curve
  2. What is the hyperoxia test?