CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E170 – Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies: Disease of the Lungs
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.
Name 8 non-infectious causes that may present as
Describe the workup for a child with suspected pneumonia?
What are the typical causes of bacterial pneumonia and viral
pneumonia in the following age groups:
< 1 month
1 month – 3 months
3 months – 5 years
≥ 5 years
What is the empiric treatment of bacterial pneumonia in these
age groups for outpatients? For inpatients?
List 8 complications of pneumonia
List 6 criteria for admission with pneumonia
What are three clinical complications of cystic fibrosis?
What is the pathophysiology of CF?
How is suspected pneumonia in a patient with CF treated?
What is the cause of whooping cough?
What are the stages of whooping cough?
How is whooping cough managed?
How is the flu shot used in the pediatric population?
Describe common pneumonia syndromes:
What is the most common bacterial infection in
About the Podcast
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. Our podcasts are found on this channel and include:
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.
ClerkCast: A podcast focused on clinical clerks and their time in emergency medicine. It provides an overview of key topics that help you to rock your EM rotations.
First Year Diaries: A podcast focused on the first year of independent clinical practice in emergency medicine and all of its trials and tribulations.
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.