CanadiEM Podcasts: CRACKCast, ClerkCast, First Year Diaries
CRACKCast E045 - Thoracic 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.
This episode covers Chapter Chapter 45 of
Rosen’s Emergency Medicine text book and is full of pearls
for Thoracic Trauma.
Chest wall injury, rib fracture, and flail chest
clinical presentation and management of a sternal
Injuries to lung parenchyma
indication for tube thoracostomy
for OR Thoracotomy
What is the
management of Diaphragmatic injury?
between myocardial concussion, contusion and rupture
indications for ED Thoracotomy
approach to identification and management of pericardial
CXR findings for blunt aortic
List the 6
most common causes of esophageal perforation
What is the Nexus CT Chest
Clinical conditions that mimic
Describe the basic approach to
What is Electrical
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.