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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 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 trauma

Wisecracks:

  • Describe the term permissive hypotension and when you would not use it
  • What are 3 goals for out of hospital care of a trauma patient