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How do you teach? Which learners can you teach best?

By: Damian Roland Throughout July and August, many countries accept a new intake of doctors into their hospital departments or primary care settings. These doctors may be completely new to the practice of medicine, the environment of their practice or both. Because of  this, it is also a busy time of year for senior clinicians,…  
icenetblog.royalcollege.ca
over 4 years ago
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Best mobile apps for the emergency department (2015 ACEP Live talks)

Best mobile apps for the emergency department (2015 ACEP Live talks) - videos featuring Drs. Seth Trueger & Iltifat Husain @ 2015 ACEP Scientific Assembly  
aliem.com
over 4 years ago
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Harm in the Emergency Department -- Ethical Drivers for Change

Can EDs serve as laboratories for healthcare reform?  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Hey, Do You Remember That Patient…? Bouncebacks in the Emergency Department - emdocs

"Hey, do you remember that patient you saw...?" What are the pearls and pitfalls in your evaluation of bouncebacks?  
emdocs.net
over 4 years ago
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Report calls for halt to “deeply flawed” emergency department closure programme

The downgrading of hospital emergency departments and acute care services in northwest London should be reversed, as it has damaged the care of patients and wasted money, an independent inquiry has found.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Travel-Related Illness in a Pediatric Emergency Room

It is not always an exotic diagnosis such as dengue or tuberculosis, which may lead to hospitalization of a child returning from international travel.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Lab Case 83

A 5 year old child presents to your Emergency Department feeling unwell with vomiting. Her blood results are as follows:  
emergucate.com
over 4 years ago
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Crowding in the Emergency Department: Strategies to End It - emdocs

Emergency department crowding threatens quality and access to health care. Many of these are errors of omission rather than errors of commission since the emergency staff must simultaneously care for inpatients and focus on the new emergencies coming in the door.  
emdocs.net
over 4 years ago
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Optimising Critical Care in the Emergency Department by Sara Gray - Intensive Care Network

Sara Gray gives her top 10 tips for how to optimise care of the critically ill while they are in the emergency department.  
intensivecarenetwork.com
over 4 years ago
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A 78-Year-Old Man Presents to the Emergency Department With Leg Pain and Swelling CME

The goal of this activity is to provide an update on the use of NOACs in the treatment of VTE, especially in those patients with compromised renal function.  
medscape.org
over 4 years ago
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Treatment of Seizures in the Emergency Department: Pearls and Pitfalls - emdocs

What do you do with the seizing patient? What tests and medications are warranted?  
emdocs.net
over 4 years ago
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What goes up… – Don't Forget the Bubbles

4 year old Calvin received the best Christmas present ever – a trampoline of his very own! After spending the morning bouncing with his older brother, Iggy, he started to complain of pain in his left knee.  The trampoline was safety-netted so his parents were happy that he couldn’t have fallen out and so, mystified that he still refuses to walk, he is brought in to the emergency department.  
dontforgetthebubbles.com
over 4 years ago
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Video Laryngoscopy in the Pre-Hospital or Emergency Department Setting: Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness

Latest evidence summary of old debate on VL vs DL for prehospital setting. Video Laryngoscopy in the Pre-Hospital or Emergency Department Setting: Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Editor's note : only 2 RCTs ever done to try to answer this question . Answer? VL worse than DL. The other non randomised studies have issues of bias…  
prehospitalmed.com
over 4 years ago
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Reader Poll: Are Hoverboards Unsafe?

Since Christmas day, there have been 70 emergency department visits related to accidents involving hoverboards in the United States. Have you seen any injuries related to this toy?  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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'High level of pressure' across NI emergency departments - BBC News

Emergency departments across Northern Ireland are currently experiencing a high level of pressure, according to the Health and Social Care Board (HSC).  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Wider group of health professionals should be located in emergency departments, college says

The Royal College of Emergency Medicine has urged the government to co-locate general practitioners, psychiatrists, mental health teams, and community pharmacists in all hospital emergency departments in England to help ease current pressures.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Infections Drive Emergency Department Visits by the Elderly

More elderly patients visited emergency departments in the United States for infectious disease-related diagnoses in 2012 than for myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure combined.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Kids' Sports Injuries in the Emergency Department on the Rise

The number of U.S. kids ages five to 18 years old going to the emergency department for sports injuries increased yearly between 2001 and 2013, according to a new study.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Lab Case 88

A 70 year old woman presents to the Emergency Department with an altered mental state after a collapse at home. Her GCS is 3 with agonal breathing and a palpable pulse.  
emergucate.com
over 4 years ago
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DFTB in EMA #4 – Spoonful of sugar: Improving the palatability of emergency department visits for children and their families – Don't Forget the Bubbles

Whilst it has been available online for some time now the fourth EMA article from the DFTB team has just hit doormats across Australia.  
dontforgetthebubbles.com
over 4 years ago