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Trauma 1

Trauma in Adults, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, and Pregnancy Fellow Reading Assignment:  Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th Edition chapters 254, 255, 256, 110   Pediatric Trauma, Emergency Medicine cases, 5/2017, Dr. Helman   AIR Series ALiEM: Trauma Module 2017   Critical Procedures Videos: Resuscitative thoracotomy, tube thoracostomy, cricothyrotomy, lateral canthotomy and other trauma and critical care videos, University of Read More …

Trauma 2

Trauma of the Head, Spine, Face, Neck Fellow Reading Assignment:  Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th Edition chapters 257, 258, 259, 260   Increased ICP and Herniation, Code Brain, EMCrit Podcast 2012, Weingart   NEXUS and Canadian C-spine rule flow chart, EMCrit 2012   Clinical clearance of the cervical spine in blunt trauma patients younger than 3 years: a Read More …

Trauma 3

Fellow reading assignment Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th edition chapters: 261, 262, 263 (Pulmonary, Cardiac, and Abdominal Trauma)   Procedure Videos from UN Maryland Emergency Medicine Residency and Critical Procedure Videos with associated lecture links Tube Thoracostomy Resuscitative Thoracotomy   Needle vs Knife II, Needle Thoracostomy? (also with needle thoracostomy video) EMCrit Podcast 62, Weingart 2011   Read More …

Resuscitation 1

Topics:  sudden cardiac death; approach to shock; acid base disorders; blood gasses; fluids and electrolytes   Fellow Reading assignment:  Tintinalli’s 8th edition chapters 11,12,15,16,17   Approaching Undifferentiated Cardiopulmonary Failure:  which tests are most useful?  EMCrit post Feb 1, 2015; by Josh Farkas MD   Cognitive approach to shock diagnosis using ultrasonography.  PulmCrit post April 28, 2015 Read More …

Pediatrics 1

3/22/16 Emergency Medicine Fellowship and Multidisciplinary conference Emergency care of children; resuscitation of neonates and children; critical transport; intubation and ventilation;  IV and IO access Fellow reading assignment:  Tintinalli’s 8th edition chapters 106, 107, 108, 109, 111, 112 Intraosseous Catheter Placement in Children, Dr. Nagler and Dr. Krauss, Childrens Hospital Boston, 15 min video 3×3 Method Read More …

Pediatrics 2

Fellow reading assignment Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th edition chapters: 114, 116, 117, 132   Clinical Policy for Well-Appearing Infants and Children Younger than 2 Years of Age Presenting to the Emergency Department with Fever, Ann Emerg Med 2016, Mace et al.   Pediatric Meningitis: Pearls and Pitfalls, emDocs, Dr. Long, 9/2015   UTI, Clinical Practice Guidelines Read More …

Procedural Sedation 1

Fellow reading assignment:  Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th Edition chapters 37, 113   Clinical Policy:  Procedural Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Department, ACEP 2014   Practical Evidence 014, ACEP policy on Procedural Sedation and Analgesia, EMCrit, Weingart 2014   Procedural Sedation Part 1, EMCrit, Weingart 2010 Part 2 Part 3, EMCrit, Weingart and Miner, 2015   Read More …

Toxicology 1

Fellow Reading Assignment Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th edition chapters: 176, 177, 178, 197 General Management of Poisoned Patients, Cyclic Antidepressants, Atypical and Seritonergic Antidepressants, Anticonvulsants   Cyclic (Tricyclic) Antidepressant Overdose, EmCrit Podcast 98, Dr. Weingart, 2014   Tricyclic Overdose, Life in the Fast Lane, Dr. Burns, 2016   Anticonvulsants, The Crashing Patient, 2011   AIR Read More …

Toxicology 2

Fellow Reading Assignment Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 8th edition Chapters:  181, 189, 190, 191, 198 Lithium, Aspirin, Acetaminophen, NSAID’s, Iron Management of Iron Toxicity, ALiEM AIR module, Dr. Wittler, 2014 https://emin5.com/2015/01/27/acetaminophen-toxicity/ https://emin5.com/2013/09/09/aspirin-toxicity/ Tox Silent Killers, EMDocs, Dr. Wong, 2017

Cardiac Emergencies 1

Fellow reading assignment: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine 8th edition chapters: 48, 49, 50, 51 Topics:  Chest Pain, Acute Coronary Syndromes, Cardiogenic shock, Low probability chest pain The Heart Score The Crashing Atrial Fibrillation Patient, EMCrit podcast #20, 2012, Dr. Weingart Chest Pain:  What is the Value of a Good History? ALiEM, 2013, Dr. Rezaie   Cardiology module Read More …