CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E213 - Dyspnea
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.
anatomical structures are responsible for controlling respiratory
Outline an approach to the history for the
Detail the physical examination for the
dyspneic patient and highlight pivotal exam findings that point to
Outline the differential diagnosis for the
patient presenting with dyspnea and highlight 5 critical, 5
emergent, and 5 non-emergent causes of shortness of
ancillary tests are indicated for the dyspneic patient?
Detail the utility of point-of-care ultrasound
in the assessment of the dyspneic patient.
Outline a management algorithm for the acutely
three findings on chest radiograph suggestive of pulmonary
is the utility of venous blood gas testing and how do its values
correlate with that of an arterial blood gas?
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.