CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E214 – Chest Pain
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.
Describe an approach to key history and
physical exam for chest pain patients presenting to the ED. (Table
23.2 and 23.3)
5 critical diagnoses, 5 emergent, and 5 nonemergent diagnoses to
consider in the patient presenting with chest pain. (Table
Describe an approach to the critically ill
patient with undifferentiated chest pain. (Figure 23.1)
Describe an approach to ancillary testing in
chest pain. (Table 23.4 and 23.5)
the risk factors associated with each critical chest pain diagnosis
Explain the approach to risk stratification of
ED chest pain patients.
are the X-ray findings of aortic dissection?
are your HR and BP targets in Aortic dissection?
the components of the HEART score.
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.