CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E219 - Diarrhea
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.
Outline the pathophysiologic processes that
result in diarrhea.
10 infectious causes of diarrhea. - Box 28.1
10 non-infectious causes of diarrhea. - Box 28.2
Outline 5 important aspects of a patient’s
history to elucidate in cases of diarrhea.
Detail an approach to laboratory testing in the
patient with diarrhea.
are empiric antibiotics indicated for the treatment of diarrheal
antibiotics are most commonly implicated with precipitating
factors increase the probability of non-benign diarrheal
Outline the constituent ingredients contained
within the World Health Organization’s rehydration
is the BRAT diet and why is it recommended in patients with acute
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.