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.
List 10 non-infectious causes of fever in
List 3 bacterial pathogens responsible for infections in the
following age groups
> 3 yr
List 5 tests to perform on CSF
Describe the empiric management of fever in the neonate (0-28
Why is ceftriaxone not recommended for the neonate?
Describe one of
The Rochester criteria
The Philadelphia criteria
Define simple and complex febrile seizure. What are indications
What is the likelihood of
Recurrent febrile seizure after 1 st presentation
Risk of epilepsy after first febrile seizure?
List 6 causes of Fever and Petechiae
Describe the criteria for the diagnosis of Toxic Shock
What sickle cell patients require prophylaxis and why? What
List the Duke criteria for infective endocarditis.
Provide a differential diagnosis for fever (review
Which patients are excluded from the Rochester Criteria?
What are the low-risk Rochester Criteria, and how are these
Which age groups should always have a urinalysis when
presenting with fever without source?
Which children should have a CXR to r/o pneumonia in the
setting of fever without source?
About the Podcast
CRACKCast (Core Rosen's and Clinical Knowledge) helps residents to "Turn on their learn on" through podcasts that assist with exam prep by covering essential core content.
Physicians as Humans explores the struggles that physicians face and how they have overcome them. From addictions, mental health issues, and all manner of personal crises will be discussed to help let those who are currently struggling know that they are not alone.
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.