CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E209 – Diplopia
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.
four questions help clinicians delineate the potential cause of a
are the cardinal directions of gaze and how are they
Outline the physical exam for the patient with
monocular and binocular diplopia.
Outline the DDx for monocular
Outline the DDx for binocular diplopia? [Table
Detail the different oculomotor palsies.
Detail the various lacunar stroke syndromes.
ancillary tests are required for the patient presenting with
diplopia? [Figure 18.4]
are the most common oculomotor palsies and what causes
is orbital apex syndrome?
is the “rule of the pupil” and how reliable is it?
Detail the physical exam maneuvers used to
identify patients with myasthenia gravis.
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.