CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E210 - Red and Painful Eye
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.
Detail the pertinent points to review when
taking the history of a patient presenting with a red and painful
eye - Box 19.2
Outline an approach to the ocular physical
examination - Box 19.3
Outline the components of the slit lamp
examination - Box 19.4
signs and symptoms, if present, likely indicate the presence of
serious ocular pathologies - Box 19.1
is a relative afferent pupillary defect and what conditions cause
ten causes of increase intraocular pressure
five causes for an absent red reflex - Box 19.5
three critical, emergent, urgent, and non-urgent causes of the red
and painful eye? - Figure 19.8
are the fundoscopic findings of a central retinal artery
is the pinhole test and what visual disturbances does it
are the three most common causes of an irregularly shaped
is Seidel’s Test and what condition does it identify?
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.