CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E216 - Jaundice
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.
Explain broad causes of elevated bilirubin
(obstructive, hepatocellular, and hemolysis) and the significance
of direct vs. indirect hyperbilirubinemia (Fig 25.1)
Explain your approach to the history and
physical exam in patients with jaundice (Fig
10 causes of jaundice (Table 25.2)
Explain your approach to ancillary testing in
patients with jaundice.
are the stages of hepatic encephalopathy?
is the triad of acute hepatic failure?
is Charcot’s triad and Reynold’s pentad?
is the “1000s Club” and how do you become a
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.