CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, CarmsCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E224 - Multiple Trauma
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.
What are the injuries for the following blunt
Rear end collision
Lateral (T-bone) collision
Ejected from vehicle
Steering wheel damage
Dashboard involvement or damage
Restraint or seat belt use
Air bag deployment
Low-speed pedestrian versus
High-speed pedestrian versus
Bicycle versus automobile
Vertical impact falls
Horizontal impact falls
Outline an approach to the primary survey for
the trauma patient.
Describe the elements of the eFAST
Outline an approach to the secondary survey in
the trauma patient.
Detail relevant ancillary laboratory tests to
order in the trauma patient.
Canadian CT Head Rule
Canadian C-Spine Rule
NEXUS C-Spine Rule
NEXUS Chest Rule
List the components of the following imaging
What are the indications for a CT
abdomen/pelvis in the trauma patient?
What are the mechanisms of injury for the
What is the LD50 in feet for falls from a given
What is permissive hypotension and what
evidence does it have?
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.