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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 2, 2019

Core Questions: 

 

  1. List three primary headache disorders
  2. Describe the pathophysiology of migraines and name three Emergency Department treatments for same
  3. List five critical and five emergent causes of headache (Table 17.1)
  4. Outline your approach to the history for the patient presenting with headache ( Box 17.1)


Nov 29, 2019

An intro to the latest CanadiEM podcast, ClerkCast!

 

Hosted by two McMaster medical students, Lauren Beals and Ben Forestell, ClerkCast is your one stop shop for approaches to common EM presentations... enjoy!


Nov 29, 2019

Welcome to ClerkCast! A podcast for medical students by medical students, focusing on cognitive approaches to common EM presentations.

This episode covers how to succeed in the Emergency Department as a medical student with our guest co-host Dr. Teresa Chan, staff EM doc at Hamilton Health Sciences, CanadiEM co-founder,...


Nov 26, 2019

On this episode of First Year Diaries, I am joined by Dr. Mike Kirlew, a rural family and emergency medicine physician from Sioux Lookout in Northern Ontario. I asked him about how he ended up working in a rural area, and what it is like working with scarce medical resources. Later, we discussed how a resident physician...


Nov 4, 2019

Core Questions: 

 

  1. What is dizziness and what pathologies can cause it?
  2. Define vertigo and acute vestibular syndrome
  3. What three systems are involved in the maintenance of equilibrium and how many of these systems must be affected to cause vertigo?
  4. Trace the neuronal impulse from the vestibular apparatus to the...