Section 3.2:

SYMPTOMS, SIGNS & SITUATIONS

3.2.1. Pain

Chest/thoracic pain

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 26 – Chest Pain”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Chest Pain History

Quick Summary; Core EM: "Chief Complaint – Chest Pain"

Practice updates; emDocs: Chest Pain: What is the Value of a Good History?, 2015

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Chest pain + notes”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Chest Pain (Ep.8)”, 2015

Review + Podcast; EM Cases: “Acute Coronary Syndromes Risk Stratification, 2011

Practice updates; emDocs: Medical Malpractice Insights: “You’re not having a heart attack”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Pediatric Chest Pain, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Management and Disposition of Low Risk Chest Pain, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Chest Pain Controversies: Risk Stratification and Stress Test Utility (Part 1), 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Chest Pain Controversies: Coronary CTA Use (Part 2), 2016

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Pediatric Chest Pain, 2017

Abdominal pain/distension

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 27 – Abdominal Pain”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 33 – Acute Pelvic Pain in Women”, 2017

Quick Summary; AliEM: "10 Tips for Approaching Abdominal Pain in the Elderly", 2013

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Abdominal pain”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Extra-Abdominal Causes of Abdominal Pain (Ep.22)”, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: RUQ Pain Masqueraders, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Guidelines for Imaging: Abdominal Pain in the Pediatric and Gravid Populations, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Abdominal Pain - Diagnostic Studies

Flank pain

Pain and/or swelling of the extremities

Practice updates; emDocs: The patient with bilateral leg edema: what tests are warranted?, 2016 ???

Headache

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 20 – Headache”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 103 – Headache Disorders”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Headache”, 2011

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Headache in the Emergency Department, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Headache Management in the ED, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 16 – Headaches”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Post LP Headache, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Headache Management: Best Current Evidence for the ED, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Thunderclap Headache – Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: Pediatric Headache: Some Relief for All, 2017

Joint pain and/or swelling

Review; Core EM: “Approach to Traumatic Shoulder Pain

Scrotal and/or testicular pain and/or swelling

Back pain

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 35 – Back Pain”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.26: Low Back Pain Emergencies

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Killer Back Pain (Ep.39)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Non-Traumatic Low Back Pain

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Back pain”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Lumbar Radiculopathy”, 2017

Review; ALiEM: “Atraumatic Low Back Pain, 2017

Review; ALiEM: “High risk back pain: Cauda Equina Syndrome (EREM), 2014

Anal pain

Eye pain

Ear pain

Nose pain

Throat pain

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 23 – Sore Throat”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Strep Throat Mimics: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Dysuria

Dyspareunia

Vaginal/vulva pain or testicular pain and/or swelling

Neck pain

3.2.2. Other Symptoms

Dyspnea

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 25 – Dyspnea”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Approach to Tachypnea in the ED Setting, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Shortness of breath”, 2011

Quick Summary; Core EM: "Dyspnea"

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 14 – Cyanosis”, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Does Your Dyspneic Patient Have CHF?

Fever/chills

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 12 – Fever in the Adult Patient”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Evaluation of Fever in the Emergency Department, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hyperthermia, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Febrile infants”, 2011

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.48 – Pediatric Fever Without A Source

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Fever in returning traveler part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Fever in returning traveler part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.77 Fever in the Returning Traveler

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Hyperthermia in the toxicological setting, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Fever in the Returning Traveler: Systematic ED Approach, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsel: Fever of Unknown Origin, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Fever Without a Source - neonate

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Pediatric Fever Without a Source - 3 months to 3 years

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Pediatric Fever Without a Source - Infant

Palpitations

Nausea

Pruritus

Decreased sensation and paresthesias

Weakness

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 13 – Weakness”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs        : Undifferentiated Weakness: ED-Focused Approach and Management, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: A Case of Lower Extremity Weakness and a Recent Neck Wound, 2017

(pre)-Syncope

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 15 – Syncope”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Syncope: The Latest on Clinical Work-up and Management, 2015

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.25: Pediatric Syncope and Adult Syncope

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”syncope”, 2011

Practice updates; emDocs: Pediatric Syncope, 2014

Dysphagia

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Dysphagia

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 52 – The Esophagus”, 2016

Coordination difficulties

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Ataxia in the ED Highlights, 2015

Visual disturbances, including loss of vision and double vision

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 21 – Diplopia”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Non-Traumatic Monocular Vision Loss

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Visual Loss in the Emergency Department: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Fatigue

Vaginal discharge

Polyuria and oligo/anuria

Vertigo & dizzines

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 19 – Dizziness and Vertigo”, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Dizziness”, 2011

Practice updates; emDocs: The Evaluation of the Dizzy Patient, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: A Simplified Approach to the Patient with Dizziness, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 41 – Vertigo”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Posterior Circulation Strokes and Dizziness: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Acute Vestibular Syndrome vs Stroke

3.2.3. Abnormal Vital Signs

Bradypnea

Tachypnea

Practice updates; emDocs: Approach to Tachypnea in the ED Setting, 2016

Hypotension

Hypertension

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hypertensive Emergency, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Asymptomatic Hypertension, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 72 – Hypertension”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.41: Hypertensive Emergencies

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.40: Asymptomatic Hypertension

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Hypertensive Crisis in Kids, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Asymptomatic Hypertension, 2017

Bradycardia

Practice updates; emDocs: An Approach to Bradycardia in the Emergency Department, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Symptomatic Bradycardia, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 63 – Bradycardia”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Selected Toxicologic Bradycardias, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Identifying Complete Heart Block and use of Temporary Cardiac Pacing in ED, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: ECG Pointers: AV Blocks – Part I, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: ECG Pointers: AV Blocks – Part II, 2018

Tachycardia

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Simplified Approach to Tachydysrhythmias (Ep.88)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “A Simplified Approach to Tachydysrhythmias review

Practice updates; emDocs: Toxicologic Tachycardias, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Tachycardic Arrhythmias in Pregnancy: Management, 2016

Hypothermia

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 140 – Accidental Hypothermia”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hypothermia, Accidental

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Death by Hypothermia, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hypothermia, 2017

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Hypothermia

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Hypothermia and Drowning Pearls, 2015

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Hypothermia"

Hyperthermia

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hyperthermia, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 141 – Heat Illness”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Hyperthermia”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Febrile infants”, 2011

Review; Core EM: “Environmental Hyperthermia

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Hyperthermia in the toxicological setting, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Exercise-Induced Emergencies in the Heat: Rhabdomyolysis & Exertional Heat Stroke, 2017

3.2.4 Bleeding (non-traumatic)

Epistaxis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Epistaxis, 2018

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Epistaxis, 2018

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Epistaxis”, 2014

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Epistaxis (Ep.89)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Epistaxis Myths Part I – Do Patients with Epistaxis Managed by Nasal Packing Require Prophylactic Antibiotics?, 2016

FOAMed updates; emDocs: The Emergency Department Management of Posterior Epistaxis, 2016

Hematemesis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 30 – Gastrointestinal Bleeding”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: GI bleed, 2017

Hemoptysis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 24 – Hemoptysis”, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Hemoptysis, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Hemoptysis: Key principles and management, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 33 – Hemoptysis”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: “Hemoptysis: An EM primer”, 2016

Hematochezia and Melena

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 30 – Gastrointestinal Bleeding”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: GI bleed, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: “GI Bleeding in Children”, 2017

Hematuria

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hematuria, 2017

Vaginal bleeding (non-pregnant, during pregnancy, postpartum)

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 34 – Vaginal Bleeding”, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 70 – Nonpregnant Vaginal Bleeding”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Vaginal Bleeding

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Vaginal Bleeding in the Non-Pregnant Patient, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Massive Vaginal Bleeding, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Bleeding Pregnant Patient in the Third Trimester: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.23: Vaginal Bleeding in Early Pregnancy

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Non-Pregnant Vaginal Bleeding”, 2014

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Anti-D Immunoglobulin (RhoGam) in Early Pregnancy (Ep.86)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Post-partum Hemorrhage (Ep.33)”, 2016

3.2.5. Abnormal Physical and Mental Status Findings

Diarrhea

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 31 – Diarrhea”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Diarrhea, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Gastroenteritis Mimics: What should the emergency physician consider?, 2014

Constipation

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 32 – Constipation”, 2017

Cough

Rash (including petechiae, purpurae and urticaria)

Practice updates; emDocs: What’s that Rash? An approach to dangerous rashes based on morphology, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): An Approach to the Unknown Rash

Practice updates; emDocs: Drug Rashes: Not always so simple…, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 55 – Petechiae & Purpura”, 2016

Review; Peds EM Morsels: “Pediatric Rash

Practice updates; emDocs: DRESS: What does the emergency physician need to know?, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Drug Reaction with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS), 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board review: rashes in children, 2019

Jaundice

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 28 – Jaundice”, 2017

Seizure

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 18 – Seizures”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 102 – Seizure”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Treatment of Seizures in ED: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Seizure Mimics, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Seizure Mimics: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Seizures in the First Year of Life, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 50 – Seizures”, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.73 Emergency Management of Pediatric Seizures

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Seizures”, 2013

Podcast w/ summary ; EM Basic: ”Febrile Seizures”, 2014

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”ED Management of Seizures (Ep.82)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs/EM Cases: EM Cases: Emergency Management of Pediatric Seizures, 2017

Vomiting & nausea

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 29 – Nausea and Vomiting”, 2017

Review; Ped EM Playbook: “Vomiting in the Young Child: Nothing or Nightmare”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy: EM management, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Pediatric Vomiting, 2017

Cognitive failure

Altered level of consciousness including confusion, depressed level of consciousness and delirium

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 16 – Depressed Consciousness and Coma”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 17 – Confusion”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 104 – Delirium and Dementia”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Altered Mental Status, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Delirium, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Altered Mental Status (AMS)”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Wernicke’s Encephalopathy (Ep.115)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Dementia, Delirium (Ep.29)”, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.2: Excited Delirium

Practice updates; emDocs: The Art of the ED Takedown, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Altered Mental Status in Children, 2016

Altered mood

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 111 – Mood Disorders”, 2017

Altered behaviour

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 110 – Thought Disorders”, 2017

Agitation and Aggressivity, incl. Delirium

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”FOAMcastini – Undifferentiated Agitation”, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Dementia, Delirium (Ep.29)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Ketamine for the Agitated/Violent Patient, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsels: Agitation, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 112 – Anxiety Disorders”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Art of the Chemical Takedown”, 2014

Paresis and speech disorder

Ataxia

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Ataxia in the ED Highlights, 2015

Red eye

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 22 – Red and Painful Eye”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Red Eye

Wound

3.2.6. Abnormal Blood and Urine Test Results

Acidemia

Alkalemia

Hypoxia

Hypocapnea

Hypercapnea

Anemia & polycythemia???

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 121 – anemia, polycythemia, white blood cell disorders”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Anemia, 2017

Thrombocytopenia / -cytosis????

Practice updates; emDocs: Thrombocytopenia: An ED Approach, 2014

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT): An ED-Focused Review of the Literature, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Thrombocytosis in the ED, 2017

Leukopenia

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 121 – anemia, polycythemia, white blood cell disorders”, 2017

Leukocytosis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 121 – anemia, polycythemia, white blood cell disorders”, 2017

Hyponatremia

Practice updates; emDocs/CORE EM: Severe Hyponatremia, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Hyponatremia (58)”, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.60: Emergency Management of Hyponatremia

Hypernatremia

Hypokalemia

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Hypokalaemia"

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Hypokalemia”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Hypokalemia

Hyperkalemia

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hyperkalemia

Practice updates; emDocs: Updates in Management of Hyperkalemia, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Hyperkalaemia"

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.86 – Emergency Management of Hyperkalemia

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Hyperkalemia”, 2011

Review; Core EM: “Hyperkalemia

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: ECG Changes of Hyperkalemia, 2015

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Hyperkalemia part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Hyperkalemia part 2

Hypocalcemia

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Chvostek’s Sign + Hypocalcemia, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Hypocalcemia

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Hypocalcaemia"

Hypercalcemia

Review; Core EM: “Hypercalcemia

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Hypercalcaemia"

Hypoglycemia

Practice updates; emDocs: Adult Hypoglycemic Patient: Tips for ED Management, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Sulfonylurea-induced hypoglycemia, 2017

Hyperglycemia

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 29 – Hyperglycemia”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Mythbuster: Glucose Levels Must be Below a “Safe” Threshold Before Discharge, 2017

Increased INR

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Supratherapeutic INR

Elevated liver enzymes

Practice updates; emDocs: Elevated Liver Enzymes: ED-focused Management Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Increased lactate

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Causes of Elevated Lactate

Increased creatinine, urea or cystatin C

Elevated CRP or ESR

Elevated Troponin

Practice updates; emDocs: Elevated Troponin: What else besides ACS could cause troponin elevation?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Elevated Troponin in the Setting of Supraventricular Tachycardia: Is it Clinically Significant?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Positive Troponin in CKD/ESRD: Clinical Relevance / Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Hematuria

Proteinuria

Ketonuria

D-dimer

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Age-Adjusted D-dimer: Is it Ready for Prime Time?, 2015

(NTpro)BNP ?

Practice updates; emDocs: BNP Level in the ED: Does it Change Management?, 2016

Thiamine deficiency?

Practice updates; emDocs: Thiamine Deficiency: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

3.2.7. Specific Situations

Intoxication

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Approach to the Poisoned Patient, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: GI decontamination, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Tox Silent Killers, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Toxidromes by Vital Signs

Smoke inhalation

Suicidality

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 115 – Suicide”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Suicide Assessment (Ep.28)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Emergency Department Tips & Tricks for Managing the Suicidal Patient, 2016

Self-Injury (would call it self-harm)

Transient loss of consciousness (Syncope?)

Trauma to the head and neck

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 41 – Head Injury”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 43 – Spinal Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 44 – Neck Trauma”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cervical Spine Distracting Injuries

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cervical Spine Rules

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ” C-Spine Injuries (Ep.36)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Neck Trauma: A Practice Update, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Case – Blunt Trauma to the Neck, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Cervical Collars for C-Spine Trauma: The Facts, 2016

Facial trauma

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Approach to Facial Trauma, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Facial Trauma, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 42 – Facial Trauma”, 2017

Crying baby

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Inconsolable Infant, 2015

Palliative (end of life) care in the ED

Practice updates; emDocs: Palliative Care in the Emergency Department: A Practical Overview of Why and How, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Grand Rounds: Dying in the ED (feat. Ashley Shreves) (Ep.26)”, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.70 End of Life Care in Emergency Medicine

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 42 – End of Life”, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Palliative Care Screening Tool

Section 3.3:

SYNDROMES

& DISEASE ENTITIES

3.3.1. Cardiac Arrest

Management of cardiac arrest with shockable rhythm

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”VFib and Pulseless VTach (Ep.62)”, 2017

Management of cardiac arrest with non-shockable rhythm

Practice updates; emDocs: Beyond ACLS: New PEA Algorithm, 2015

Identification and initial management of reversible causes

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.96 Beyond ACLS Cardiac Arrest

Practice updates; emDocs: Traumatic Cardiac Arrest, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): tPA Code Dose

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Traumatic cardiac arrest

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Bicarbonate in arrest

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.93 – PALS Guidelines

Practice updates; emDocs: The Young Cardiac Arrest Patient, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Beyond ACLS: Cognitively Offloading During a Cardiac Arrest, 2017

Post-resuscitation care (ROSC)

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Post Cardiac Arrest Care, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.72 ACLS Guidelines 2015 Post Arrest Care

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: I’ve got a pulse – Post-Arrest Care in the Acute Setting, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Cardiac Arrest, Return of Spontaneous Circulation (ROSC) With No ST-Segment Elevation on ECG. Now What?, 2017

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Return of spontaneous circulation

3.3.2. Upper airway and throat

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Airway Obstruction, 2017

Foreign body airway obstruction

Practice updates; emDocs: Ear, Nose, and Throat Foreign Bodies, 2016

Anaphylaxis

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Anaphylaxis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Anaphylaxis, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 119 – Allergy & Anaphylaxis”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.78 Anaphylaxis and Anaphylactic Shock – from EM Cases Course

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Anaphylaxis Part 1- Diagnosis and Treatment + notes”, 2013

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Anaphylaxis Part 2- Airway”, 2013

Review; Core EM: “Anaphylaxis

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Anaphylaxis (Ep.52)”, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 12 – Back to Biphasics (Anaphylaxis)”, 2014

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Anaphylaxis and Anaphylactic shock

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Anaphylaxis

Practice updates; emDocs: Anaphylaxis: Where do we go wrong and how can we improve?, 2016

Angioedema

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Angioedema

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Angioedema (Ep.107)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Angioedema

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Angioedema, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Angioedema”, 2016

Herpes stomatitis

Practice updates; emDocs: Medical Malpractice Insights: It may be more than “just a sore throat”, 2017

Epiglottitis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Epiglottitis, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Epiglottitis

Practice updates; emDocs: Management of Epiglottitis in the Community Setting, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Adult Epiglottitis Update, 2013

Pharyngitis and laryngitis

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Pharyngitis, 2018

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Streptococcal Pharyngitis

Tonsillitis

Croup and pseudo-croup

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Croup

Practice updates; emDocs: Croup: ED-focused Highlights, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Croup by Stewart Harsant and Taylor Fischer, PA-Cs”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 75 – Upper Respiratory Tract Infections”, 2017

Tracheitis

Thermal damage to the upper airway

Quinsy, in particular retropharyngeal abscess, peritonsillar abscess, Ludwig's angina

Practice updates; emDocs: More Than a Sore Throat: Evaluation and Management of Retropharyngeal Abscess in the Adult, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Elemental EM: Retropharyngeal Abscess, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Peritonsillar Abscess

Practice updates; emDocs: Ludwig's Angina, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Medical Malpractice Insights: It may be more than “just a sore throat”, 2017

3.3.3. Lung

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Thoracis/Respiratory systems; part 1+2+3

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 45 – Thoracic Trauma”, 2017

Asthma, in particular status asthmaticus

Quick Summary; EMDaily: The Core of Asthma Management, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ac. Asthma Exacerbation, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 73 – Asthma”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Critical Asthma Patient: Pearls/Pitfalls of Management, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: “All that wheezes is not asthma” – an evaluation of asthma mimics, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Asthma and COPD (Ep.17)”, 2015

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Ventilation in the Intubated Asthmatic (Ep.42)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Basic Asthma Management

Review; Core EM: “Life-Threatening Asthma

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Asthma 2016 BTS guideline

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Pediatric asthma part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Pediatric asthma part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.79 – Management of Acute Pediatric Asthma Exacerbations

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Mechanical Ventilation for Severe Asthma, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ventilator Setting for Obstructive Lung Disease

Bronchitis

Bronchiolitis

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Acute Bronchiolitis Management

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: Bronchiolitis, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.59: Bronchiolitis

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) exacerbation

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 74 – Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: COPD Mimics: What are we missing?, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.24: COPD and Pneumonia

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Ventilator Management in COPD, 2014

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Calcium-channel blocker toxicity

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”COPD/Shortness of breath”, 2011

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Oxygen in COPD- followup”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Antibiotics in COPD Exacerbations (Ep.69)”, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Asthma and COPD (Ep.17)”, 2015

Review; Core EM: “Supplemental O2 in COPD Exacerbation

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Is Too Much Supplemental O2 Harmful in COPD Exacerbations?, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ventilator Setting for Obstructive Lung Disease

Carbon dioxide retention

Pneumonia

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 76 – Pneumonia”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Pneumonia Risk Stratification Tools

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.24: COPD and Pneumonia

Practice updates; emDocs: Pneumonia Mimics: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: ED Evaluation of Community-Acquired Pneumonia, 2017

Empyema

Pulmonary Edema

Review; Core EM: “Acute Pulmonary Edema review

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 45 – Thoracic Trauma”, 2017

Pneumothorax, in particular tension pneumothorax

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 36 – Pneumothorax”, 2016

Haemothorax

Review; Core EM: “Traumatic Hemothorax

Practice updates; emDocs: Managing a Massive Hemothorax: A Guide to Stabilizing Your Patient, 2016 ???

Pulmonary contusion

Lung abscess

Pleural effusion

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 77 – Pleural Disease”, 2017

Foreign body inhalation

Practice updates; emDocs: Ear, Nose, and Throat Foreign Bodies, 2016

Pneumomediastinum ???

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Pneumomediastinum: Critical Care Consult vs. Observation, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Mediastinitis: ED-focused basics, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Pneumomediastinum, 2017

ARDS

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS): who’s at risk and ED-relevant management, 2017

Pulmonary fibrosis

Practice updates; emDocs: Interstitial Lung Diseases: Evaluating for an Acute Exacerbation, 2017

Lung contusion

3.3.4. Heart

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Cardiovascular system; part 1+2+3

Pericarditis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 82 – Pericardial and Myocardial Disease”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Pericarditis

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Pericarditis (Ep.65)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Pericarditis review

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 54 – The Pericardium”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: ECG Pointers: Pericarditis, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Pericarditis"

Myocarditis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 82 – Pericardial and Myocardial Disease”, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Myocarditis"

Cardiac tamponade

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cardiac Tamponade

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Crashing Patient with Cardiac Tamponade: ED Management, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Cardiac Tamponade, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Pericardial effusion / tamponade"

Heart Failure

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 81 – Heart Failure”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: ED Management of Heart Failure: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Ac. Pulmonary Edema (Ep.71)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Acute Pulmonary Edema review

Review; Core EM: “Congestive Heart Failure review

Review; Core EM: “Cardiogenic Shock review

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Cardiogenic Shock, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 7 – Heart Failure”, 2014

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Ac. Heart failure

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Pediatric Cardiogenic Shock, 2014

Review; LitFL: “Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Quick Summary; WikiEM: ”Peripartum cardiomyopathy

Valvular pathology

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Valvular Emergencies: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs        : Management of the Crashing Aortic Stenosis Patient, 2016

Endocarditis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 83 – Infective Endocarditis and Valvular Heart Disease”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Endocarditis, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Infective Endocarditis review,

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Endocarditis – A Complicated Case, 2014

Review; Rebel EM: “Bacterial Endocarditis, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Murmurs Needing Echocardiography Evaluation

Acute Coronary Syndrome-STEMI or (“STEMI, NSTEMI & NAP”) ????

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 78 – Acute Coronary Syndromes part A, part B”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”MI and ACS”, 2011

Review; Core EM: “ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in LBBB

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Sick MI Patient [AMI complications], 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Importance of Reciprocal Changes in aVL, 2015

Review; emDocs: “Subtle ECG Findings in ACS: Part III Benign Early Repolarization vs. Ant STEMI”, 2016

Review; emDocs: “Subtle ECG findings in ACS: Part II Hyperacute T-Waves”, 2016

Review; emDocs: “Subtle ECG Findings in ACS: Part I Left Main Coronary Artery Disease”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM        : Does My Patient with Chest Pain Have Acute Coronary Syndrome?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Atypical STEMI Patterns and STEMI Equivalents, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Acute Coronary Syndrome, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Non-Traditional ACS Risk Factors: A Snake in the Grass, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Atypical ACS Presentations: How Can We Improve?, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: STEMI: anterior, high lateral, inferior, lateral, old, posterior, right ventricular

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Sgarbossa criteria (diagnosing AMI in LBBB)"

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Sgarbossa Criteria for LBBB and AMI

Acute coronary syndrome-NSTEMI and unstable angina

Practice updates; emDocs: Current ED Management of Non-ST Segment Elevation MI (NSTEMI): A Practice Update, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: NSTEMI Mimics: A Review of Critical Pitfalls in Diagnosis, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Wellens’ Syndrome, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Left Bundle Branch Block in Myocardial Infarction: An Update, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: To the HEART of the matter, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Missed Myocardial Infarction in the Emergency Department, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Posterior MI Recognition, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Five ECG Patterns You Must Know, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: ACS Mimics: ED Differential Diagnosis and Approach to Management, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: ECG Pointers: Hyperacute T-Waves, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: ECG Pointers: RBBB in ACS, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resource Series Part I: The ECG, 2016

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Wellens Syndrome"

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: ECG Findings in Acute Myocardial Infarction: Identifying the Culprit Vessel, 2017

Stable angina

DYSRHYTHMIAS

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 79 – Dysrhythmias”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Simplified Approach to Tachydysrhythmias (Ep.88)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “A Simplified Approach to Tachydysrhythmias review

Sinus Tachycardia

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Sinus tachycardia, 2017

Atrial fibrillation and flutter

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Atrial fibrillation, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Atrial flutter, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Atrial Fibrillation, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Acute Triggers of Atrial Fibrillation, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Atrial Fibrillation and Anticoagulation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Cardioversion in Recent Onset AF (Ep.98)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Recent-Onset Atrial Fibrillation review

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation (Ep.64)”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.20: Atrial Fibrillation

Practice updates; emDocs: More Atrial Fibrillation Management Pearls in the ED, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Management of Atrial Fibrillation: Do’s and Don’ts, 2016

Ectopic atrial tachycardia

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Atrial tachycardia, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Multifocal atrial tachycardia, 2017

AVNRT and AVRT

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: AVNRT (AV-nodal re-entry tachycardia), 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: AVRT (atrioventricular re-entry tachycardia), 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”AVNRT (Ep.20)”, 2015

Review; Core EM: “Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia (AVNRT) review

Practice updates; emDocs: Treatment of Refractory SVT: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Valsalva Maneuver in SVT (Ep.102)”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Adenosine 6-12-12 Approach

Ventricular tachycardia (VT)

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Ventricular tachycardia: Overview of VT, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: VT versus SVT with aberrancy, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Ventricular Tachycardia review

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Refractory Ventricular Tachycardia: Approach to Management, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Stable Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia Management in the ED, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Ventricular Tachycardia Mimics, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Brugada Criteria for SVT with Aberrancy vs VT

Torsades de pointes (TdP)

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Torsades de Pointes, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Torsades De Pointes”, 2015

Atrial fibrillation in the Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome (WPW)

Quick Summary; EMDaily: CritCare review: Atrial fibrillation and WPW, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Wolff-Parkinson White Syndrome, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Preexcitation, 2017

Brugada syndrome

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Brugada syndrome, 2017

Long QT syndrome

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Long QT Syndrome

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Drugs Causing QT Prolongation

Sick sinus syndrome

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Sinus Node Dysfunction (Sick Sinus Syndrome), 2017

Sinus bradycardia

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Sinus bradycardia, 2017

AV block

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: AV block: 1st degree, 2nd/Mobitz I (Wenckenbach), 2nd/Mobitz II, 2nd “fixed ratio blocks”, 2nd Hi-grade block, 3rd (complete heart block)

Junctional rhythm

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Junctional ectopic beat / junctional premature beat, Junctional escape rhythm, Junctional tachycardia

Quick Summary; EMDaily: CritCare review: Blunt Cardiac Injury, 2018 ?????

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Blunt Cardiac Injury

3.3.5. Circulation and Vascular

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 6 – Shock”, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Hypotensive ED Patient: A Sequential Systematic Approach, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: Approach to Shock, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 48 – Peripheral Vascular Injury”, 2017

Hypovolemic shock

Cardiogenic shock

Obstructive shock

Distributive shock

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Neurogenic Shock”, 2015

Reflex syncope

Orthostatic syncope

Cardiovascular syncope

Practice updates; emDocs: Vascular Causes of Syncope, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Predicting Volume Responsiveness in the ED, 2017

Hypertensive emergencies, including hypertensive crisis, hypertensive encephalopathy

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 84 – Hypertension”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Asymptomatic Hypertension + notes”, 2014

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hypertensive Emergency, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Asymptomatic Hypertension, 2017

Arterial insufficiency

Arterial embolisation (incl. ac. limb ischemia)

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 87 – Peripheral Arteriovascular Disease”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Acute Limb Ischemia

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ac. Limb Ischemia, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.28: Aortic Dissection, Acute Limb Ischemia and Compartment Syndrome

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Acute Limb Ischemia: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Aortic dissection

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 85 – Aortic Dissection”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Aortic Dissection

Review; Core EM: “Aortic Dissection review

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Aortic Dissection, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Miss Surgical Emergencies – Part 1 (incl. AoD), 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.92 – Aortic Dissection Live from The EM Cases Course

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”How to prevent Aortic Dissection f#$%ing you up”, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Aortic Dissection”, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: “Aortic Dissection Repair Complications: ED presentations, evaluation, and management”, 2017

Carotid artery dissection

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Carotid Artery Dissection, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Carotid Artery Dissection, 2014

Vasculitis, in particular giant cell arteritis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 118 – Systemic Lupus Erythematosus & Vasculitides”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: EM@3AM: Giant Cell/Temporal Arteritis, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Emergency Medicine Approach to Vasculitides, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Can Giant Cell Arteritis Be Ruled Out in the ED?, 2015

Ruptured / symptomatic aortic aneurysm, in particular abdominal (AAA)

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 86 – Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: AAA, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm review

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Clinical Highlights/Updates, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Miss Surgical Emergencies – Part 1 (inc. AAA), 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Abdominal Vascular Graft Complications, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: US Probe: Ultrasound for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, 2017

Deep vein thrombosis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 88 – PE and Deep Vein Thrombosis”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) review

Practice updates; emDocs: DVT Mimics: What should the emergency physician consider?, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: ACCP Guidelines Update for Thromboembolic Disease, 2016

Pulmonary embolism (PE)

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 88 – Pulmonary Embolism and DVT”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.21: Pulmonary Embolism

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”PE part 1 + notes”, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Pulmonary Embolism Clinical Prediction Rules

Practice updates; emDocs perspective: Pulmonary embolus in the ED – Which patients require systemic thrombolytics?, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: PE: Management of the Unstable Patient, 2015

Review; Rebel EM: “Critical Pulmonary Embolism, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Outpatient PE Management: Controversies, Pearls, and Pitfalls, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): PESI Score for Pulmonary Embolism

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Pulmonary embolism"

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Pushing tPA in a code situation: what’s the evidence / when can we make the most difference?, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”PE Part 2- Risk stratification and treatment + notes”, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): tPA Code Dose

Review; Core EM: “Hemodynamically Unstable Pulmonary Embolism

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: PERC Rule: Application and Limitations, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Outpatient PE treatment, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: ACCP Guidelines Update for Thromboembolic Disease, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Controversies of Thrombolytics for Pulmonary Embolism, 2016

Podcast cum Review; ER Cast: ”Pulmonary embolism in pregnancy with Jeff Kline, 2013

Review; EM Curious: “Pulmonary embolism in pregnancy”, 2014

Thrombophlebitis

Review; Core EM: “Superficial Venous Thrombosis (SVT) review

Superior vena cava syndrome

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Superior Vena Cava syndrome (SVC syndrome), 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Peripheral Vascular Injury Management, 2014 ?

Pulmonary hypertension

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Crashing Pulmonary Hypertension Patient, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Blunt Cerebrovascular Injuries

3.3.6. Brain

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 8 – Brain Resuscitation”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 105 – Brain and Cranial Nerve Disorders ”, 2017

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Nervous systems; part 1+2+3

Stroke

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 101 – Stroke”, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Thrombolysis in Acute Stroke, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)”, 2011

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Unusual Stroke Presentations, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Stroke and TIA: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Stroke Mimics: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): 2013 AHA Guidelines: Contraindications for Thrombolytics, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Posterior Circulation Strokes and Dizziness: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Acute Vestibular Syndrome vs Stroke

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): NIH Stroke Scale

Transient ischemic attack (TIA)

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”TIA part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”TIA part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.6: Transient Ischemic Attack

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Stroke and TIA: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Updates on TIA, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Current Controversies in TIA Evaluation, 2016

Osmotic demyelinisation syndrome

Intracranial hemorrhage

Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVT)

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.14 Part 2: Thunderclap Headache – Cerebral Venous Thrombosis and Cervical Artery Dissection

Practice updates; emDocs: Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Cervical artery dissection

Practice updates; emDocs: Carotid Artery Dissection, 2014

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.14 Part 2: Thunderclap Headache – Cerebral Venous Thrombosis and Cervical Artery Dissection

Migraine

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.14 Part 1: Migraine Headache and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Cluster headache

Tension headache

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 109 – CNS Infections”, 2017

Meningitis

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Meningitis, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Meningitis (Ep.93)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Meningitis: Clinical Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Head CT Before LP for Meningitis

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 64 – Lumbar Puncture and CNS Infections”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Pediatric Meningitis: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Myths in EM: Is Head CT Needed Before LP in all Adults with Suspected Bacterial Meningitis?, 2017

Encephalitis

Practice updates; emDocs        : HSV Encephalitis, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Medical Malpractice Insights: Delayed Diagnosis of Viral Encephalitis, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis: Highlights in Adult Patients, 2015

Brain metastases

Brain abscess

Practice updates; emDocs: Brain Abscess: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Raised intracranial pressure

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (Ep.127)”, 2018

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: ICP Management Update, 2014

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Raised intracranial pressure"

Febrile seizure in children

Podcast w/ summary ; EM Basic: ”Febrile Seizures”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs/EM Cases: EM Cases: Emergency Management of Pediatric Seizures, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Febrile Seizure, 2017

Partial complex seizure

Status epilepticus

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 102 – Seizure”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”ED Management of Seizures (Ep.82)”, 2017

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Status epilepticus

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Non-convulsive Status Epilepticus: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/EM Cases: EM Cases: Emergency Management of Pediatric Seizures, 2017

Pseudoseizure

Complication of CNS devices

Practice updates; emDocs: Complications of CSF Shunts: ED Presentations, Evaluation and Management, 2015

Subarachnoid haemorrhage

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Management of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Management, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.14 Part 1: Migraine Headache and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: How To Be A Clinical Rock Star Managing Subarachnoid Hemorrhages, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Controversies in the Diagnosis of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, 2014

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Subarachnoid haemorrhage"

Intracerebral hematoma (ICH)

Practice updates; emDocs: Critical Intracranial Hemorrhage: Pearls and Pitfalls in Evaluation and Management, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): ED Management of Intracranial Hemorrhage

Quick Summary; EMDaily: CritCare review: ED Management of Cerebellar Hemorrhage, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: CritCare review: ED Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep104 Emergency Management of Intracerebral Hemorrhage–Golden Hour

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Aggressive BP Management in Patients with ICH, 2014

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Platelet Transfusion in Intracerebral Hemorrhage (Ep.55)”, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Delayed ICH in Head Trauma Patients on Blood Thinners (Ep.43)”, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 53 – Intracranial Hemorrhage”, 2016

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Intracranial haemorrhage"

Epidural and subdural hematoma

Practice updates; emDocs: Neurotrauma Resuscitation: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

traumatic ICH and traumatic SAH

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Traumatic ICH Management (Ep.84)”, 2017

Dementia

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 104 – Delirium and Dementia”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: “Dementia” in the ED: can you do anything about it?, 2015

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Dementia, Delirium (Ep.29)”, 2016

Hydrocephalus

Commotio cerebri, traumatic brain injury

Practice updates; emDocs: Neurotrauma Resuscitation: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 24 – Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion”, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Concussion Update, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Pediatric Blunt Head Trauma (PECARN Study)

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Head CT in Trauma

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Anticoagulated Patient with Head Trauma: What’s the Disposition?, 2016

J Article; Ann EM; “Management of Minor Head Injury in Patients Receiving Oral Anticoagulant Therapy: A Prospective Study of a 24-Hour Observation Protocol”, 2012

Multiple sclerosis????

Practice updates; emDocs: Multiple Sclerosis in the ED: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2017

3.3.7. Spinal cord and peripheral nervous system

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 106 – Spinal Cord Disorders”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 107 – Peripheral Nerve Disorders”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 108 – Neuromuscular Disorders”, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 26 – The Spinal Cord”, 2015

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 43 – Spinal Trauma”, 2017

Myelopathy, spinal cord compression/injury/syndromes

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Spinal Epidural Hematoma, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Traversing Transverse Myelitis, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: CritCare review: Traumatic spinal cord injury (TBSI), 2017

Spinal epidural abscess

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Spinal Epidural Abscess

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 66 – Back Pain and Spinal Epidural Abscess”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Spinal Epidural Abscess

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Spinal Epidural Abscess, 2014

Cauda equina syndrome

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Cauda Equina Syndrome, 2014

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Cauda Equina Syndrome, 2017

Radiculopathy, in particular cervical and lumbar

Mononeuropathy (incl. Bell’s palsy)

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Bell's Palsy Treatment

Quick Summary; EMDaily: The Basics of Bell's, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Bell's palsy, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs        : Bell’s Palsy: Pearls and Pitfalls in Evaluation and Management, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Bell’s Palsy”, 2016

Polyneuropathy, in particular Guillain Barré Syndrome

Practice updates; emDocs: Guillain-Barré Syndrome – Third time’s the charm, 2017

Myasthenia gravis and myasthenic crisis

Quick Summary; emDocs/Elemental EM: Myasthenia Gravis, 2017

Trigeminal neuralgia

ALS????

Practice updates; emDocs: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Focused Emergency Medicine Review, 2017

3.3.8. Eye

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “HEENT; Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throats: part 1+2+3

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 71 – Ophthalmology part A, part B”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Eye Complaints + notes”, 2013

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 58 – Ophthalmology”, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.9: Nontraumatic Eye Emergencies

Practice updates; emDocs: Ophthalmologic Medications: Pearls & Pitfalls for the ED, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: HEENT: Tips for Addressing Your Next Procedure, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Painful Eye

Conjunctivitis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Bacterial Conjunctivitis, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: "Eye"tis, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Neonatal Conjunctivitis, 2018

Dacrocystitis

Endophthalmitis

Practice updates; emDocs: Endophthalmitis Highlights, 2016

Uveitis

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: "Eye"tis, 2017

Keratitis

Review; Core EM: “Herpes Keratitis

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: "Eye"tis, 2017

Orbital and periorbital cellulitis

Scleritis and episcleritis

Vitreous hemorrhage

Acute glaucoma

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma: ED-Relevant Management, 2017

Optic neuritis

Herpes zoster ophthalmicus

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Ocular Herpes Simplex vs Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus, 2017

Foreign Body

Retinal artery and vein occlusion

Review; emDocs: “Central Retinal Artery Occlusion”, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Central Retinal Artery Occlusion, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: EM@3AM – Central Retinal Vein Occlusion, 2017

Corneal abrasions

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: EM@3AM – Corneal Abrasion, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Corneal Ulcer, 2017

Retinal injury

Blow out fracture

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 51 – Ocular Trauma”, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Orbital Trauma, 2017

Perforating injuries of the globe

Review; Core EM: “Traumatic Ocular Injuries

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Open Globe Injury, 2018

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 51 – Ocular Trauma”, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Ocular Chemical Burns, 2017 ???????

3.3.9. Ears and Nose

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “HEENT; Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throats: part 1+2+3

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 72 – Otolaryngology”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: HEENT: Tips for Addressing Your Next Procedure, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs: EM Cases: ENT Emergencies Pearls, Pitfalls, Tips and Tricks, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 3 – Ear Emergencies”, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ” (w/ Epistaxis)”, 2015

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.38: ENT Emergencies Pearls, Pitfalls, Tips and Tricks

Otitis media et external

Review; Core EM: “Acute Otitis Media

Practice updates; emDocs: Malignant Otitis Externa: Diagnosis and Treatment, 2017

Sinusitis

Practice updates; emDocs: Sinusitis Mimics: ED-relevant pearls and pitfalls, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Acute Rhinosinusitis (Ep.90)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Acute Rhinosinusitis

Vestibular neuritis

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo

Menière's disease

Foreign body

Practice updates; emDocs: Ear, Nose, and Throat Foreign Bodies, 2016

Mastoiditis

Practice updates; emDocs: Mastoiditis, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Acute Mastoiditis: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Eardrum perforation

Auricular hematoma

Nasal septal hematoma

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Nasal Septal Hematoma, 2017

3.3.10. Gastrointestinal

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Gastrointestinal system; part 1+2+3

Upper gastrointestinal bleeding, including bleeding oesophageal varices

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Does Your Patient have a Severe Upper GI Bleed (UGIB)?

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Why We Do It: Medical Management of Acute Upper GI Bleed from Peptic Ulcer Bleeding, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: The 5-Minute Consult on Variceal Bleeding, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Esophageal Variceal Bleeding in the Emergency Department, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Upper GI Bleeding (Ep.72)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: “GI Bleeding in Children”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: GI bleed, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Risk stratification in upper GI bleeding, 2019

Lower gastrointestinal bleeding

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Lower GI Bleeds, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.102 GI Bleed Emergencies Part 1

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.102 GI Bleed Emergencies Part 2

Practice updates; emDocs: The Unstable Patient with a Gastrointestinal Bleed, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: GI Bleeds: Who Needs ICU Level Care?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: “GI Bleeding in Children”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: GI bleed, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 89 – Esophagus, Stomach, and Duodenum”, 2017

Gastro-esophageal reflux disease

Esophageal rupture

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Esophageal Perforation, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Boerhaave Syndrome (Ep.66)”, 2016

Esophageal spasm

Peptic ulcers, in particular perforated ulcer

Inflammatory bowel disease

Practice updates; emDocs: Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Emergency Department, 2016

Gastritis

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ” Gastroesophogeal Reflux (GERD) (Ep.74)”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 89 – Esophagus, Stomach, and Duodenum”, 2017

Gastroenteritis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 94 – Gastroenteritis”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Gastroenteritis Mimics: What should the emergency physician consider?, 2014

Intestinal Ischemia including mesenteric ischemia and ischemic colitis

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.42: Mesenteric Ischemia and Pancreatitis

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Mesenteric Ischemia: A Power Review, 2014

Appendicitis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 93 – Acute Appendicitis”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Appendicitis, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Appendicitis: Pearls and Pitfalls in Adults and Peds, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Appendicitis Mimics: ED Focused Management, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 45 – Diverticulitis”, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.43 – Appendicitis Controversies

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Appendicitis Clinical Decision Rules, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Appendicitis ACEP Clinical Policy

Diverticulitis including perforation

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Diverticulitis, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Diverticulitis Outpatient Treatment

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 45 – Diverticulitis”, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Diverticulitis: Questioning Current Practice, 2015

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 92 – Disorders of the Small Intestine”, 2017

Small bowel obstruction (SBO)

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 92 – Disorders of the Small Intestine”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: The Sick Bowel Obstruction Patient, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Small bowel obstruction (SBO; Ep.23)”, 2015

Review; Core EM: “Small Bowel Obstruction

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 23 – SBO/small bowel obstruction”, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: US Probe: Ultrasound for Small Bowel Obstruction, 2017

📺; Westernsono: PoCUS in small bowel obstruction, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 95 – Disorders of the Large Intestine”, 2017

Large bowel obstruction

Practice updates; emDocs: The Sick Bowel Obstruction Patient, 2017

Volvulus

Intussusception

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Adult Intussusception: Not Like Trix, Not Just for Kids, 2015

Fecal impaction

Viscus perforation

Hernias, in particular incarcerated hernias

Internal hernia after gastric bypass

Hiatus hernia

Foreign Body

Review; Rebel EM: “Button Battery Ingestion, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Button battery ingestion (Ep.116)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Esophageal Food Impaction + Peds Appy (Ep.21)”, 2015

Anorectal problems

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 96 – Disorders of the Anorectum”, 2017

Anal fissure

Hemorrhoids including thrombosed external hemorrhoids

Perianal abcess

Pilonidal abscess

Pyloric stenosis

Hirschsprung's disease

Meckel's diverticulum

Peritonitis

Review; Rebel EM: “Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis – Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

3.3.11. Hepatobiliary and pancreas

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 6 – Hepatic Emergencies”, 2014

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 90 – Disorders of the Liver and Biliary Tract”, 2017

Hepatitis including fulminant hepatic failure

Cirrhosis

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Approach to the Sick Cirrhotic Patient, 2015

Ascites

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis

Hepatic encephalopathy

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hepatic Encephalopathy, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Hepatic Encephalopathy (Ep.24)”, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Chronic Liver Disease and Hemostasis, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 73 – Gastroparesis & Biliary Pathology”, 2017

Biliary colic

Practice updates; emDocs: Biliary Colic Mimics: What you don’t want to miss, 2017

Cholecystitis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ac Cholecystitis, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cholecystitis Diagnostic Test

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Ac. Cholecystitis (Ep.117)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Cholangitis

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Ac. Cholecystitis

Cholangitis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ascending Cholangitis, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Cholangitis (Ep.118)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs        : Cholangitis: Deadly Cause of Right Upper Quadrant Abdominal Pain, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Cholangitis: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Acute Cholecystitis

Pancreatitis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 91 – Disorders of the Pancreas”, 2017

Review; emDocs/Elemental EM: “Pancreatitis”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Pancreatitis (Ep.121)”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.42: Mesenteric Ischemia and Pancreatitis

Budd Chiary sy????

Practice updates; emDocs: Budd Chiari Syndrome: ED Presentation, Evaluation, and Management, 2017

Portal Vein Thrombosis????

Practice updates; emDocs: Portal Vein Thrombosis: A Primer for Emergency Medicine Physicians, 2017

3.3.12. Urogenital

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 99 – Select Urological Disorders”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Renal + GU Emergencies (Ep.109)”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 47 – Genitourinary trauma”, 2017

Cystitis

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsels: Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cystitis and Pyelonephritis in Women

Pyelonephritis

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Pyelonephritis: It’s not always so straightforward…, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 69 – Urinary Tract Infections”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cystitis and Pyelonephritis in Women

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.94 UTI Myths and Misconceptions

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsels: Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), 2014

Nephrolithiasis including septic stone (terminology?)

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Nephrolithiasis: Diagnosis and Management in the ED, 2015

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Analgesia in Renal Colic (Ep.51)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Ureteral Colic

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Renal colic mimics: Differential diagnosis and approach to management, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 2: Urologic Emergencies (Renal colic)”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs        : EM Decision Making: Thoughts on Mistakes in Renal Colic, 2016

Urinary retention

Practice updates; emDocs: Evaluation and Management of Acute Urinary Retention in ED, 2017        

Hydronephrosis

Renal failure/kidney injury, acute and subacute

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 97 – Renal Failure”, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 21 – Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)”, 2014

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Acute Kidney Injury, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Acute Kidney Injury: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Management of the Sick Dialysis/ESRD Patient, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: The Sick ESRD Patient, 2017

Practice updates emDOCS Practice updates: Bleeding in the Patient with Renal Failure, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Renal Infarction: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Nephrotic syndrome

Ovarian torsion

Practice updates; emDocs        : Ovarian Torsion: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Ovarian Torsion, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Ovarian Pathology (Ep.37)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Ovarian Torsion

 

Ovarian cyst rupture

Testicular torsion

Review; Core EM: “Testicular Torsion

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Miss Surgical Emergencies – Part 2 (incl. Test. Tors.), 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Testicular Torsion: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Epididymitis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Epididymitis, 2017

Orchitis

Torsion of Morgagni's hydatid

Testicular hematoma

Scrotal hydrocele

Priapism

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Priapism (Ep.103)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Priapism

Practice updates; emDocs: Priapism in the ED: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Paraphimosis

Pelvic inflammatory disease, including metritis, salpingitis, TOA and other STDs

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 98 – Sexually Transmitted Diseases”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Sexually Transmitted Infections (Ep.38)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Tubo-ovarian Abscess: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Syphilis in the ED: Presentations, Diagnosis, and Management of the Great Imitator, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Genital Ulcers

Vulvovaginitis

Bartholin gland abscess

Prostatitis

Balanitis

Bladder rupture

Urethral rupture

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 65 – Genitourinary Trauma”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Retroperitoneal Hematoma in the ED, 2015

3.3.13. Obstetrics

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 100 – Select Gynecologic Disorders”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs        : Trauma Management of the 3rd-Trimester Pregnant Patient: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Intraabdominal Catastrophes in the Pregnant Patient, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 9 – Pregnancy Emergencies”, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 60 – First Trimester Emergencies”, 2016

Extrauterine pregnancy

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ectopic Pregnancy, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ectopic Pregnancy - Making the Diagnosis

Review; Core EM: “Ectopic Pregnancy

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Miss Surgical Emergencies – Part 1 (Ectopic Preg), 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Ectopic Pregnancy, 2014

HELLP syndrome

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: HELLP!!! Pregnancy Complications in the Postpartum Period, 2015

Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia

Quick Summary; emDocs/Elemental EM: Preeclampsia, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Preeclampsia and Eclampsia: Common Pitfalls in Diagnosis and Management, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Preeclampsia + Eclampsia (Ep.113)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Preeclampsia and Eclampsia

Spontaneous abortion

Abruptio placentae

Placenta previa

Review; TamingTheSRU: “Placenta Previa, 2017

Ruptura uteri????

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Uterine Perforation, 2017

Hyperemesis gravidarum

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Hyperemesis Gravidarum, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Hyperemesis Gravidarum, 2017

Trauma in pregnancy

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 37 – Trauma in Pregnancy”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ” Trauma in Pregnancy (Ep.34)”, 2016

Enometritis????

Practice updates; emDocs: Postpartum Endometritis in the ED setting: presentation, evaluation, and management, 2018

Infections in pregnancy

Review; Core EM: “Infections in Pregnancy

Practice updates; emDocs: Resuscitation of the Pregnant Trauma Patient – Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Postpartum (within 1st month) Emergencies and their Management, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: In Vitro Fertilization Patient and ED presentations: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

3.3.14. Musculoskeletal

EM Cases Digest – The Magazine Series for Enhanced EM Learning - MSK

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 49 – General Principles of Orthopedic Injuries”, 2017

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “MSK part 1+2+3

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Trauma; part 1+2+3

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Occult Trauma: The Eyes Do Not See What the Mind Does Not Know, 2016

Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies including polymyositis, dermatomyositis

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Lumbago

Fractures

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Fracture Terminology, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Open Fractures – Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Pelvic Vertical Shear Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Intertrochanteric Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Lisfranc Injuries

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Metatarsal & Metacarpal Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Olecranon Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Distal Radius Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Scaphoid Fractures

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Scaphoid Fracture

Practice updates; emDocs: (Amateur) Boxer’s Fracture, 2018

Review; Core EM: “Calcaneus Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Proximal Humerus Fracture

Review; Core EM: “Clavicle Fractures

Practice updates; emDocs: Pelvic fractures: ED presentations and management, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Femoral Neck Fractures

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hip Injuries - Femoral Head Fracture

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hip Injuries - Femoral Neck Fracture

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hip Injuries - Femoral Shaft Fracture

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Which Patella Fractures Need Involvement of Your Orthopedic Surgeon, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Knee Injuries

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Knee Injuries - Patellar Fracture

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Tibial plateu fractures, 2019

Review; Core EM: “Pediatric Supracondylar Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Ankle Fractures

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ankle Fractures: Lauge-Hansen Classification

Practice updates; emDocs: Open joint: ED evaluation and management, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ankle Sprains, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: The Basics of Ankle Sprains, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Diagnostic accuracy of ankle x-rays: How often do we miss fractures? How can we improve?, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Tibial Plateau Fractures

Review; Core EM: “Radial Head Fracture

Review; Core EM: “Open Fractures

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 36 – Rib and Sternal Fractures”, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 61 – The Elbow”, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries Epicondyle Fracture (Lateral)

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Epicondyle Fracture (Medial) 

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Olecranon Fracture

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Radial Head Fracture

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Supracondylar Fracture Flexion

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Supracondylar Fractures Extension

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 62 – incl. Dental Trauma”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Managing Dental Trauma in the ED, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Dental Fractures, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 62 – incl. Mandible Fracture”, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Mandible Fractures, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Le Fort Fractures, 2017

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Zygomatic Fractures, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): C1 and C2 Spine Fractures

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): C3-C7 Spine Fractures

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Open & Depressed Skull Fractures, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Crashing Patient with Long Bone Fractures: A Case of Fat Embolism Syndrome, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: "Splinting complications", 2018

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Open Fractures and Antibiotics

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ottawa Knee, Ankle, and Foot Rules

Osteomyelitis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 136 – Bone and Joint Infections”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Osteomyelitis: Making the Diagnosis, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Osteomyelitis in Kids, 2015

Review; Core EM: “Vertebral Osteomyelitis

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Diabetic Leg Ulcer and Osteomyelitis

Herniated Disc

Costochondritis

Discitis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 136 – Bone and Joint Infections”, 2017

Arthritis (in particular septic, crystal)

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 116 – Arthritis”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 136 – Bone and Joint Infections”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Septic Arthritis

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.16: Acute Monoarthritis

Practice updates; emDocs: Septic Arthritis, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Septic joint: Reminders, Updates, and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Rheumatoid Arthritis: Management and Complications in the ED, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Monoarticular Arthritis”, 2013

Review; Core EM: “Septic Arthritis

Review; Core EM: “Pediatric Septic Hip

Quick Summary; EMDaily: What to Do With Gonococcal Arthritis in Your Emergency Department, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Crystal Induced Synovitis, 2017

Osteoarthritis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 136 – Bone and Joint Infections”, 2017

Bursitis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 117 – Tendonopathy & Bursitis”, 2017

Cellulitis

Review; Core EM: “Cellulitis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 137 – Soft Tissue Infections”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Management of Cellulitis in the Immunocompromised Patient, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Cellulitis Antibiotic Selection: Management Updates, 2016

Meniscal injury

Review; Core EM: “Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries

Tendon injury

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 117 – Tendonopathy & Bursitis”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Flexor Tenosynovitis (Ep.126)”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Flexor Tenosynovitis, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Biceps tendon rupture, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Flexor Tenosynovitis, 2017

Ligament injury

Review; Core EM: “Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Injuries

Compartment syndrome

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Compartment Syndrome in 2 Minutes, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Compartment Syndrome, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Compartment Syndrome

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Compartment Syndrome: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 40 – Femoral Nerve Blocks & Compartment Syndrome”, 2015

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: When Should It Be On Your Differential?, 2016

Dislocations (in particular hip, shoulder)

Review; Core EM: “Shoulder Dislocation

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Radial Head Subluxation (Nursemaids Elbow) 

Quick Summary; EMDaily: The Basics of Reducing Radial Head Subluxation (Nursemaid's Elbow), 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: MEDICAL MALPRACTICE INSIGHTS: Don’t miss a posterior shoulder dislocation, 2017

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Posterior hip dislocation, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Hip Dislocation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”True Knee Dislocations (Ep.122)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Knee Dislocation: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Review; Core EM: “True Knee + Patellar Dislocations

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 22 – The Knee”, 2014

Review; Core EM: “Elbow Dislocation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”TMJ Dislocation (Ep.47)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Subtalar Dislocation

Review; Core EM: “Lunate Dislocation

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.1: Occult Fractures and Dislocations

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Elbow Injuries - Elbow Dislocations

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hip Injuries

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Hip Injuries - Hip Dislocation

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Knee Injuries - Knee Dislocation

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Knee Injuries - Patella Dislocation

Crush syndrome

Rhabdomyolysis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 127 – Rhabdomyolysis”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Rhabdomyolysis, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 57 – Lithium Toxicity & Rhabdomyolysis”, 2014

Flail chest

Open chest

Limb, hand and foot injury

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 50 – Hand”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: EM Cases: Hand Emergencies, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Bleeding Hand Wounds, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: The Hand: An Expedited Examination and Key Points Regarding ED Diagnoses, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics Deep Dive - The Hand, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 51 – Wrist and Forearm”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Wrist Injuries: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Handy Knowledge: subtle and high-risk hand injuries, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Wrist and Distal Forearm Injuries: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.29: Hand Emergencies Part 1

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.29b: Hand Emergencies Part 2

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 52 – Humerus and Elbow”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 53 – Shoulder”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Extremity Hematoma: When to consider imaging studies and admission, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 54 – Back Pain”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 55 – Pelvic Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 56 – Femur and Hip”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 57 – Knee and Lower Leg”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 58 – Ankle and Foot”, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.91 Occult Knee Injuries Pearls and Pitfalls

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Episode 105 Commonly Missed Ankle Injuries

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”The Lisfranc Injury (Ep.76)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Finger Injuries

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Occult knee injuries part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Occult knee injuries part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.58: Tendons and Ligaments – Commonly Missed Uncommon Orthopedic Injuries Part 2

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Foot Injuries in the Emergency Department, 2015

3.3.15. Skin and soft tissue

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 120 – Dermatologic Presentation”, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 25 – Skin and Skin Structure Infections”, 2015

Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis

Practice updates; emDocs: Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in Pediatric Population, 2014

Toxic shock syndrome (Streptococcal and Staphylococcal)

Practice updates; emDocs: Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome: EM-focused highlights, 2016

Necrotizing fasciitis (incl. Fournier’s gangrene) and necrotizing myositis

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Necrotizing Fasciitis, 2018

Practice updates; emDocs: Necrotizing Fasciitis: What We Have Learned, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Necrotizing Fasciitis: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Miss Surgical Emergencies – Part 2 (Neck Fasc), 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: How do we misdiagnose and mismanage necrotizing fasciitis?, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: CritCare review: Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections, 2017

Abscess

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Psoas Abscess: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Update on the management of skin abscesses in the ED, 2016

Erysipelas and Cellulitis

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Initial Antibiotic Choice in Cellulitis (Ep.105)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Cellulitis

Practice updates; emDocs: Cellulitis Mimics – ED Considerations, 2017

Bites and stings

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 61 – Mammalian Bites”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 62 – Venomous Animal Injuries”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”BItes and stings (Ep.120)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Mammal Bites (Ep.94)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: A Case of Severe Brown Recluse Envenomation, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Snake Bite Compartments… to cut or not to cut, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to basics:bite wounds, 2017

Mastitis

Exanthemata (viral, drug-induced)

Meningococcemia

Lymphangitis

Practice updates; emDocs: DRESS: What does the emergency physician need to know?, 2017

3.3.16. Hematology, Coagulation and Oncologic emergencies

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 7 – Blood and Blood Components”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 122 – Disorders of Hemostasis”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 123 – Select Oncologic Emergencies”, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Oncologic Emergencies Part I: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Oncologic Emergencies Part II: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Heme Onc Part 1- Oncology Emergencies”, 2015

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Heme Onc Part 2- Hematology Emergencies”, 2015

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Oncologic Emergencies part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Oncologic Emergencies part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.33: Oncologic Emergencies

Practice updates; emDocs: When should you obtain coagulation tests in the emergency department?, 2015

Neutropenic fever

Practice updates; emDocs perspective: Quality Corner – The Bleeding Fistula and Neutropenic Fever, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Neutropenic Fever and Cancer

Disseminated intravascular coagulation

Practice updates; emDocs: DIC in the ED: What can you do about it?, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, 2017

Drug-induced bleeding (anticoagulants, antiplatelet agents, fibrinolytics)

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 20 – Anticoagulation”, 2014

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT): An ED-Focused Review of the Literature, 2016

Idiopathic (Immune) thrombocytopenic purpura

Practice updates; emDocs: Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Hemophilias

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Hemophilia: What’s so Bloody Funny?, 2016

Von Willebrand's disease

Hemolytic anemia, including the microangiopathic hemolytic anemias

Practice updates; emDocs: Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS): Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Hemolytic Anemias: Rare but Important Diagnosis in the Emergency Department, 2016

Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP)

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP), 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Hemolytic uremic syndrome

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: EM@3AM – Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS): Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Sickle cell disease and sickle cell crisis

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Sickle Cell Complications, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Acute Chest Syndrome, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Sickle Cell Anemia by Dr. Jared Walker”, 2017

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Sickle cell disease

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.68 Emergency Management of Sickle Cell Disease

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Acute Chest Syndrome, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs        : The Sickle Cell Patient – ED Management of Acute Complications, 2016

Transfusion reactions

Practice updates; emDocs: Severe Transfusion Reactions and their ED-focused management, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: RBC Transfusion in the Emergency Department, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 4 – Transfusions”, 2014

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.36: Transfusions, Anticoagulants and Bleeding

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Massive Blood Transfusion, 2014

Tumor lysis syndrome

Practice updates; emDocs: Tumor Lysis Syndrome – Diagnosis and Treatment, 2016

Methemoglobinemia

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Basics of Methemoglobinemia, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Methemoglobinemia, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Methemoglobinemia (Ep.97)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Methemoglobinemia

Leukemias

Review; Core EM: “Emergency Management of Blast Crisis

Practice updates; emDocs: Blast Crisis: ED-focused management, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsels: Leukemia Clues, 2017

Lymphomas

Multiple myeloma

Practice updates; emDocs: Multiple Myeloma Emergencies, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Thromboelastography (TEG®) for Trauma, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: The Thromboelastogram (TEG®): A Five-Minute Primer for the Emergency Physician, 2016

3.3.17. Metabolism, Endocrinology, Auto-Immune

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Endocrine & Metabolic; part 1+2

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 124 – Acid-Base Disorders”, 2016

Metabolic acidosis with normal anion gap

Metabolic acidosis with elevated anion gap

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Mind The Gap: Anion gap acidosis”, 2013        

Metabolic alkalosis

Respiratory acidosis

Respiratory alkalosis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 125 – Electrolyte Disorders”, 2016

Acute hyponatremia including hyponatremic encephalopathy

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Approach to Hyponatremia, 2017

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Treatment of Hyponatremia, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Hyponatremia”, 2011

Review; Core EM: “Severe Hyponatremia

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Hyponatremia part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Hyponatremia part 2

Chronic hyponatremia

SIADH

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 126 – Diabetes Mellitus Disorders & Glucose Homeostasis”, 2016

Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA)

Practice updates; emDocs: Diabetic Ketoacidosis: “Sneaky” triggers and clinical pearls, 2017        

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Total Body Potassium, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Aggressive Resuscitation of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (Ep.60)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Lyceum Bullets: DKA, 2014

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Pediatric DKA part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Pediatric DKA part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.63 – Pediatric DKA

Practice updates; emDocs: A Well-Grounded Myth? The Association of IV Fluids with Cerebral Edema in Pediatric DKA, 2017

Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic syndrome

Review; Core EM: “Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 128 – Thyroid & Adrenal Disorders”, 2017

Adrenal insufficiency and adrenal crisis

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ” Adrenal Crises (Ep.15)”, 2015

Review; Core EM: “Adrenal Crisis

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Adrenal Crisis in the ED, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ac. Adrenal Insufficiency, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 128 – Thyroid & Adrenal Disorders”, 2017

Hyperthyroidism, thyrotoxicosis and thyroid storm

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Thyrotoxicosis vs. Thyroid Storm? A Scoring System, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Thyroid Emergencies by Dr. Patrick Ng”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Severe Decompensated Hyperthyroidism (Ep.59)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Thyroid Storm

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Thyroid Storm Management, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 30 – Thyroid”, 2014

Hypothyroidism and myxedema coma

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Myxedema (aka decompensated hypothyroidism), 2016

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Hypothyroidism"

Porphyria including acute porphyria crisis

Familial Mediterranean Fever

Food allergy

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

Practice updates; emDocs: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Common Complications and Emergency Medicine Pearls, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 118 – Systemic Lupus Erythematosus & Vasculitides”, 2017

Wegener’s???

Practice updates; emDocs: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s granulomatosis): ED presentations, evaluation, and management, 2017

Sarcoidosis

Practice updates; emDocs: Approach to Patient with Sarcoidosis in the ED setting, 2017

Diabetes mellitus

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 126 – Diabetes Mellitus Disorders & Glucose Homeostasis”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Pharmacology of Insulins

Practice updates; emDocs: The Diabetic Foot Infection: When and What Types of Antibiotics are Warranted?, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Charcot Joint: What do Emergency Physicians Need to Know?, 2016

Diabetes insipidus

Transplant patient

Practice updates; emDocs: Transplant Emergencies Part I: Infection, Rejection, and Medication Effects, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Transplant Emergencies Part II: Organ Specific Complications, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Power Review: Transplant Patient Management, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: ED Management of the Bone Marrow Transplant Patient: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2017

3.3.18. Infectious diseases

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 129 – Bacteria”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 130 – Viruses”, 2017

Sepsis and septic shock

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 138 – Sepsis Syndromes”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Sepsis 3.0”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Sepsis Definitions

Review; Core EM: “Surviving Sepsis 2017 Guidelines Overview

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Sepsis mimics: What do ED Physicians Need to Know?, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: R.E.B.E.L. EM – Time to Antibiotics in Sepsis, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Septic shock: Who should be treated with early pressors?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Unstable Sepsis: Airway First? Not Always, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: So you think it is sepsis: considerations beyond lung and urine in the sick patient without a source, 2017

Tuberculosis

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 135 – Tuberculosis”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Tuberculosis: Presentation and ED Management, 2017

HIV and AIDS

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: HIV and Fever, 2018

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 132 – HIV/AIDS”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Febrile HIV Patient, 2015

Lyme disease and neuroborreliosis

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Lyme disease 101

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Lyme disease ED Presentations / Management Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Cholera

Herpes Zoster and other herpetic infections

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Herpes Zoster (Ep.112)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Non-Genital Herpetic Infections (Ep.41)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Herpes Zoster

Multi-resistant bacteria

Rabies

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 131 – Rabies”, 2017

Tetanus

Measles

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Measles”, 2015

Influenza

Practice updates; emDocs: Influenza Mimics: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Influenza and Considerations Regarding Infectious Mimics, 2017        

Tick borne illnesses

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Tick Borne Illnesses (Ep.44)”, 2016

Botulism

Malaria

Dental infections

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 62 – incl. Dental infections”, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Dental Infections

Clostridium difficile????

Practice updates; emDocs: Clostridium difficile Colitis, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Clostridium Difficile Infection

Thick-borne diseases?????

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 134 – Tick-Borne Illness”, 2017

3.3.19. Poisoning

FOAMed updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resource Series Part IV: Toxicology, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: GI decontamination, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Tox Silent Killers, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Toxidromes by Vital Signs

Sympathomimetic toxidrome

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Bath salts, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Sympathomimetic vs. Anticholinergic Toxidromes, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Methamphetamine Intoxication

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Bath Salts, 2013

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.7: Drugs of Abuse – Stimulants and Opiates

Practice updates; emDocs: New Troublesome Drugs: The Synthetics, 2015

Amphetamine intoxication

Review; Core EM: “Methamphetamine Intoxication

Cocaine intoxication

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Cocaine Toxicity, 2017

Sedative / hypnotic toxidrome

Review; Core EM: “Parenteral Benzodiazepines

Practice updates; emDocs: Synthetic Cannabinoids, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Updates on Cannabis Use and Dangers in the U.S., 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Syndrome: Presentations and ED Management, 2015

Opioid toxidrome

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.7: Drugs of Abuse – Stimulants and Opiates

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Opioids Part 1 by Dr. Sheyna Gifford”, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Opioids Part 2 by Dr Sheyna Gifford”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Narcan (naloxone), 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Novel Synthetic Opioids, 2017

Cholinergic toxidrome

Organophosphate intoxication

Anticholinergic toxidrome

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Anticholinergic Toxidromes, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Sympathomimetic vs. Anticholinergic Toxidromes, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Anticholinergic Poisoning (Ep.48)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Physostigmine for Management of Anticholinergic Toxidrome, 2015

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 74 – Physostigmine and Anticholinergic Toxidrome”, 2017

Serotonin syndrome

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Serotonin Syndrome

Practice updates; emDocs: Serotonin Syndrome and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Differentiating Serotonin Syndrome and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, 2017

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 28 – Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, Serotonin Syndrome, & Malignant Hyperthermia”, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Serotonin Syndrome and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Differentiating Serotonin Syndrome and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, 2017

Membrane stabilizing effects on ECG; TCA, local aesthetics

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: TCA Toxicity - EKG Findings, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: TCA poisoning, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Tricyclic overdose (sodium-channel blocker toxicity)"

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity (LAST) (Ep.95)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 13 – Tricyclic Antidepressants and Sodium Channel Blockade”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Lipid Emulsion Therapy, 2014

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Alternatives to Sodium Bicarbonate for Alkalinization of a Poisoned Patient, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Phenytoin poisoning, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Phenytoin Toxicity, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Cardiovascular Drug Effects on the Action Potential and ECG, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Intralipid Rescue, 2017

Paracetamol intoxication

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Acetaminophen toxicity 

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Acetaminophen Overdose & Management, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Ac. APAP/Paracetamol toxicity, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Acetaminophen overdose”, 2014

NSAID intoxication

Beta-blocker intoxication

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Beta-Blocker Toxicity, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: BB & CCB Treatments, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Beta-blocker toxicity

Review; Core EM: “Hyperinsulinemia Euglycemia Therapy (HIET) for Beta Blocker and Calcium Channel Blocker Toxicity

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.90 – Low and Slow Poisoning (BB, CCB, Dig)

Calcium channel antagonist intoxication

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.90 – Low and Slow Poisoning (BB, CCB, Dig)

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Calcium Channel Blocker Toxicity, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Calcium-channel blocker toxicity

Digoxin intoxication

Quick Summary + 📺; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Digoxin Toxicity Pearls, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.90 – Low and Slow Poisoning (BB, CCB, Dig)

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: DigiFab for Digoxin Toxicity, 2017

Quick Summary; ECG review by LitFL: Digoxin effect & Digoxin toxicity

Warfarin intoxication

Practice updates; emDocs: Reversal of Anticoagulation in a True Emergency, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Reversal of Anticoagulation in a True Emergency – An Update, 2015

NOAC intoxication (DOAC)

Practice updates; emDocs: Reversing NOACs – Updates for Emergency Physicians, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Management of Patients on Novel Oral Anticoagulants with Bleeding, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Reversal of Anticoagulation in a True Emergency, 2015

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.88 DOACs Part 1: Use and Misuse

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.88 DOACs Part 2: Use and Misuse

Acetylsalicylic acid intoxication

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Treatment for Salicylate Poisoning, 2017

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Salicylate Overdose”, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Pearls and Pitfalls of Salicylate Toxicity in the Emergency Department, 2015

Ethanol intoxication and withdrawal

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Alcohol Intoxication, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Alcohol withdrawal, 2017

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.87 – Alcohol Withdrawal and Delerium Tremens: Dg and mngmnt

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Evaluation of the Alcohol Intoxicated Patient (Ep.114)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Phenobarbital in Alcohol Withdrawal (Ep.57)”, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Alcohol Withdrawal (Ep.49)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Alcohol Withdrawal: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 77 – Alcohol Withdrawal”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Sympathomimetic vs. Anticholinergic Toxidromes, 2017

“Toxic alcohols (incl. EG, MetOH” ???

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Toxic Alcohol poisoning, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 43 – Alcohols”, 2016

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Toxcards: Alcoholic Ketoacidosis, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Unhappy Drunk: Toxic Alcohols, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Approach to Increased Osmolar Gap

Ethylene glycol intoxication

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Toxic Alcohol Ingestion - Ethylene Glycol

Methanol intoxication

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Toxic Alcohol Ingestion - Methanol

Corrosive substance intoxication

Practice updates; emDocs: Hydrofluoric Acid: The Burn that keeps on Burning, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsel: Laundry Detergent Pod Toxicity, 2017

Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) intoxication

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) Toxicity, 2017

Smoke inhalation, in particular carbon monoxide (CO) and cyanide poisoning

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, 2018

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: CO poisoning, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Carbon Monoxide Toxicity, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (Ep.96)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, 2015

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode #1: EMCrit Episode #122 – Cyanide & CO Toxicity”, 2014

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Carbon Monoxide

Practice updates; emDocs: CO Toxicity: A Potentially Elusive Diagnosis, 2017

Interactions between drugs / substances and other side effects

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Metformin-Associated Lactic Acidosis (Ep.124)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Metformin Associated Lactic Acidosis (MALA): ED-focused management, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: DRESS: What does the emergency physician need to know?, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Drug Reaction with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS), 2017

Heavy-metal poisoning

Mushroom poisoning

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: Mushrooms, 2017

Scambroid food poisoning

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 48 – Urine Drug Screen, Cocaine, and PCP”, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Drug Withdrawal: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016 ???

3.3.20. Exposure to External Factors

Burns

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 63 – Thermal Burns”, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to basics: Burns, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Pediatric Burns, 2017

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Modern-Day Burn Resuscitation: Moving Beyond the Parkland Formula, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Major Burns (Ep.101)”, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Burns, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 27 – Burns”, 2015

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Burns

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Burn Wounds

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Minor Burn Management and Controversies of Silver Sulfadiazine, 2015

Frostbite

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 139 – Frostbite”, 2017

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Trench Foot, 2017

Chemical- and radiation accidents

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 64 – Chemical Injuries”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Ionizing Radiation Injuries and Illnesses: Ensuring Patient Safety and Self-Preservation, 2016

Toxic and irritant gases

Practice updates; emDocs: Hydrogen Sulfide Toxicity: More than just a rotten egg smell, 2016

Explosion - barotrauma

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Blast Injuries, 2013

Electricity and Lightning

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Electrical Injuries, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 142 – Electrical & Lightning Injuries”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs/Peds EM morsels: Electrical Injury, 2018

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Electrical and Lightning Injuries (Ep.1)”, 2015

Drowning

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Hypothermia and Drowning Pearls, 2015

Amputations

Practice updates; emDocs: Maximizing ED Management of Amputations, 2017

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Traumatic Limb Amputation, 2017

Hanging

Practice updates; emDocs: Managing the Hanging Injury, 2016

Decompression sickness

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: cerebral arterial gas embolism, 2017

High altitude conditions

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Altitude Sickness, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 56 – Altitude”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: High Altitude Pulmonary Edema: Diagnosis, Management, and Preventive Strategies, 2015

Missed essential therapy (e.g. dialysis)

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Dialysis Emegencies (Ep.92)”, 2017

Biological exposure

📺; EMin5 Vlog: ”post-exposure prophylaxis”, 2019

Faulty medication doses

Practice updates; emDocs: Common ED Medication Errors: Antibiotics, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Safe & Unsafe Medications in Pregnancy, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Common ED Medication Errors: Polypharmacy, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Supratherapeutic INR

3.3.21. Psychiatry

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Psychiatric Emergencies Part 1 with Dr. Les Zun”, 2014

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Psychiatric Emergencies Part 2 with Dr. Les Zun”, 2014

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.85 – Medical Clearance of the Psychiatric Patient

Practice updates; emDocs: Management of Boarding Psychiatric Patients in the ED, 2016

Deliberate self-harm

Depression

Anxiety including panic attacks

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 112 – Anxiety Disorders”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Anxiety: What do you need to consider?, 2016

Substance Abuse

Conversion disorders

Acute psychosis, delusional disorder

Practice updates; emDocs: Psychosis Mimics: ED Differential Diagnosis and Keys to Management, 2017

Severe eating disorders / anorexia and bulimia

Crisis Reaction

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Intimate Partner Violence – An Emergency Department Perspective, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Intimate Partner Violence

Psychosocial problems

3.3.22. Conditions specific to children

EM Cases Digest – The Magazine Series for Enhanced EM Learning - Pediatrics

FOAMed updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resource Series Part II: Ultrasound, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Neonatal Resuscitation, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Sick Neonate, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: The Undifferentiated Sick Infant, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: "What’s Wrong With My Baby?" "Well…nothing.", 2015

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”ALTE (Ep.16)”, 2015

Review; Core EM: “Apparent Life-Threatening Event (ALTE) review

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 49 – The AAP BRUE (formerly ALTE) Guidelines”, 2016

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 67 – Serious Pediatric Fever”, 2017

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Congenital heart diseases part 1

📺; EM Cases rapid review videos: ”Congenital heart diseases part 2

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.84 – Congenital Heart Disease Emergencies

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.95 Pediatric Trauma

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.35: Pediatric Orthopedics Pearls and Pitfalls

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.19 Part 2: Pediatric Gastroenteritis, Constipation and Bowel Obstruction

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.19 Part 1: Pediatric Gastroenteritis, Constipation and Bowel Obstruction

Practice updates; emDocs: Inborn Errors of Metabolism, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: Please Stop Limping, 2017

3.3.23. Geriatrics

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: EM approach to Geriatric Patient: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Geriatric Trauma and Medical Illness: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Section 3.4:

PROCEDURES & SKILLS

3.4.1 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 9 – Adult Resuscitation”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 10 – Pediatric Resuscitation”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 11 – Neonatal Resuscitation”, 2016

FOAMed updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resource Series Part V: Critical Care, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): ACLS 2015 Algorithm for Cardiac Arrest 

Chest compressions and ventilation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Intubation in In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (Ep.108)”, 2017

Defibrillation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”VFib and Pulseless VTach (Ep.62)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: Proper Defibillator Pad Placement + Dual Sequential Defibrillation

Use of medications

Use of POCUS

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Focused Echocardiography

Open chest CPR

Resuscitative thoracotomy

Perimortem C-section (“Resuscitative Hysterotomy”)

Review; Core EM: “Peri-Mortem C-Section

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 60 – Resuscitative Hysterotomy”, 2015

3.4.2 Airway management

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “[Rosen’s] Chapter 1 – Airway”, 2016

Review; LitFL: “Airway Assessment

Podcast + summary; EM Basic: ”Airway basic introduction”, 2011

Podcast w/ 📺; EMCrit: ”Podcast 70 – Airway Management with Rich Levitan”, 2011

Podcast w/ 📺; EM Basic: ”Airway Update Screencast”, 2014

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”The Traumatized Airway (Ep.79)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Management of the Trauma Patient’s Airway – Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: The Pediatric Airway: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Fiberscopic examination of the upper airway

Simple airway opening manoeuvres

Oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal airways

Laryngeal mask airway

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Supraglottic Airway Review, 2014

Endotracheal intubation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Preoxygenation (Ep.54)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: Bed Up Head Elevated Positioning for Airway Management

Practice updates; emDocs: The Difficult Airway: Common Errors During Intubation, 2016

Review; Core EM: “When Learning Intubation Is Hard [primer on laryngoscopy], 2018

📺; YouTube: ”Larynx Animation”, 2018

📺; ERcast: ”Explain it: Preoxygenation”, 2012        

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Predictors of a Difficult Airway

Rapid sequence intubation (i.e. knowledge of relevant drugs)

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Rapid Sequence Intubation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Advanced RSI Topics (Ep.110)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Rapid Sequence Intubation Medications review

Review; Core EM: “Post-Intubation Sedation and Analgesia review

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Delayed Sequence Intubation (DSI)

Practice updates; emDocs: Intubating the Critically Ill Patient, 2013

Practice updates; emDocs: Airway Subtleties in Critically Ill Patients, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Roc Rocks and Sux Sucks! Why Rocuronium is the Agent of Choice for RSI, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Neuro Intubation Highlights, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Intubating the Gastrointestinal Bleeder, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Preventing peri- and post-intubation decompensation: Pearls + Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook: Adventures in RSI, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Post-Intubation Complications in ED Setting, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Post-intubation analgesia/sedation regimens in ED: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: High Risk Post Intubation Patients, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Elemental EM: Pediatric Intubation, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Psychology of the Difficult Airway”, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 35 – The Trachea”, 2014

Cricothyrotomy

Review; EMCrit: “Cricothyrotomy, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: The Sphincter Series: Emergent Cricothyrotomy, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Intubate Can’t Ventilate, 2016

Needle cricothyrotomy and jet insufflation

Replacement of blocked or dislodged tracheostomy

Review; Core EM: “Common Tracheostomy Issues

Practice updates; emDocs: Management of Acute Respiratory Distress in a Tracheostomy Patient, 2015

3.4.3 Breathing

Assessment of breathing and ventilation

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 5 – Monitoring the Emergency Patient”, 2016

Oxygen therapy

Interpretation of blood gas analysis

Practice updates; emDocs: How to Crush ABGs, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): ABG Interpretation

Interpretation of pulse oximetry

Interpretation of capnography

Practice updates; emDocs: When is Capnography Useful in the ED? Part I, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: When is Capnography Useful in the ED? Part II, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Interpreting Waveform Capnography: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Capnography in the ED, 2014

Bag-valve-mask ventilation

Non-invasive ventilation

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 2 – Mechanical Ventilation and Noninvasive Ventilatory Support”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Bi-level Ventilation: Who Needs it and Who Doesn’t? Pearls and Pitfalls, 2016

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Non-invasive Ventilation”, 2011

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: Setting Up Non-Invasive Ventilation

Invasive ventilation techniques

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 2 – Mechanical Ventilation and Noninvasive Ventilatory Support”, 2016

Review blog, EMCrit: “Dominating the Vent - part 1”, 2010

Review blog, EMCrit: “Dominating the Vent - part 2”, 2010

Review; CanadiEM: “Approach to the Alarming Vent

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Ventilation in the Intubated Asthmatic (Ep.42)”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Mechanical Ventilation for Severe Asthma, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Taking Ownership of the Ventilator – How to Manage and Troubleshoot, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ventilator Setting for Lung Protection

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ventilator Setting for Obstructive Lung Disease

Setting up a (transport) ventilator

Needle decompression / finger thoracostomy

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Needle Thoracostomy

Chest tube insertion

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Chest Tube Insertion, 2017

📺; ERcast: ”Chest tubes 101”, 2012        

Thoracocentesis

3.4.4 Circulation

Administration of fluids including blood products

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Fluid Responsiveness + Resuscitation (Ep.75)”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Fluid Resuscitation review

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Fluid Resuscitation: Isotonic Saline vs Balanced Fluids, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): IV Fluid Formulations for ICU Patients

Electro-cardioversion

Transcutaneous pacing

Emergency pericardiocentesis

Review; Core EM: “Ultrasound Guided Pericardiocentesis

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 54 – The Pericardium”, 2016

Peripheral venous access

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: How to Start a Peripheral IV

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM: Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Intravenous Access – Tips for Success, 2016

Central venous catheterization

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.30: Central Lines, Surgical Airways and Pericardiocentesis

Intraosseous access

Arterial access

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: How to Set Up an Arterial Line

Ultrasound guided peripheral/central vascular access

Arterial puncture for blood sampling

Systemic 12-lead EKG interpretation

Practice updates; emDocs: ECG Analysis: Where do we go wrong and how can we improve?, 2016

Use of push-dose vasopressors and inotropes

Review; EMCrit: “EMCrit Podcast 6 – Push-Dose Pressors

Practice updates; emDocs: Push-Dose Pressors, 2014

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 31 – Vasopressors”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Mythbuster: Administration of Vasopressors Through PIV, 2016

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Vasopressors in Hypotension

Implantable cardiac devices?????

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 80 – Implantable Cardiac Devices”, 2017

Review; Rebel EM: “Pacemaker Basics, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: How to Use a Magnet for Pacemakers + ICDs

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 47 – Left Bundles and Implantable Cardiac Devices”, 2014

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Left Ventricular Assist Device Complications

3.4.5 Disability

Neurological Examination

Practice updates; emDocs: Emergency Medicine Documentation Pearls and Pitfalls: the Neuro Exam, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): NIH Stroke Scale

Evaluation of consciousness including the Glasgow Coma Scale

Lumbar puncture and CSF analysis

Practice updates; emDocs: Lumbar Puncture and the Anticoagulated Patient, 2017

3.4.6 Exposure

Log roll, transfer and spine immobilisation

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Cervical spine immobilisation

Measuring and monitoring of body temperature

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 141 – Heat Illness”, 2017

Cooling techniques (evaporative cooling, ice water or slush immersion)

Practice updates; emDocs: Heat Related Illness: How to Cool ‘Em and What to Do After, 2015

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 141 – Heat Illness”, 2017

Warming techniques

Monitoring heat stroke patients

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 141 – Heat Illness”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Exercise-Induced Emergencies in the Heat: Rhabdomyolysis & Exertional Heat Stroke, 2017

Treatment and prevention of hyper- and hypothermia

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Hypothermia by Dr. Andrea Sarchi”, 2017

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 19 – Environment: Mushrooms and Hypothermia”, 2014

Decontamination of patient and the environment

Quick Summary; emDocs/Tox Card: GI decontamination, 2017

Patient isolation and staff protection

3.4.7 Analgesia and Procedural Sedation

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Procedural Sedation Part 1- Preparation”, 2011

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Procedural Sedation Part 2- Medications”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Procedural Sedation and Analgesia I (Ep.104)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Procedural Sedation and Analgesia II (Ep.106)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Sedation of the Agitated Patient (Ep.56)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Procedural Sedation and Analgesia Resources review

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.76 Pediatric Procedural Sedation

Assessment of the level of pain and sedation

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.67 Pediatric Pain Management

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Ketamine for Analgesia in the ED, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Update: Analgesia and Sedation in the Intubated ED Patient, 2014

Monitor vital signs and potential side effects during pain management

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Safety of ED sedation

Provide procedural sedation and analgesia including conscious sedation (including testing of life support equipment)

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Initial Pain Management Options

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Procedural Sedation & Analgesia

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Procedural Sedation Cheat Sheet, 2018

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 3 – Pain Management”, 2016

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 4 – Procedural Sedation and Analgesia”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: 10 Procedural Sedation Errors in the Emergency Department, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Pediatric Procedural Sedation: What are your options?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/CORE EM: Parenteral Benzodiazepines, 2017

Use of appropriate local, topical and regional anaesthesia techniques-preferably ultrasound guided

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Board Review: Local Anesthesia, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: Digital Nerve Block

Practice updates; emDocs        : Intranasal Analgesia, 2015

Practice updates; emDocs: Facial Nerve Blocks, 2015

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Local Anesthetic Toxicity

3.4.8. Point-Of-Care Ultrasound (PoCUS)

FOAMed updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resource Series Part II: Ultrasound, 2016

Review; emDOCS Practice updates: RUSH ("Rapid Ultrasound for Shock") Protocol, 2014

Cardiac views - focused cardiac ultrasound (subxiphoid, parasternal long axis,

parasternal short axis, apical four chamber): identification of pericardial fluid,

tamponade, dilated right ventricle, decreased contractility/left ventricular function,

asystole

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Focused Echocardiography

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM        : Diagnosis of RV Strain with TTE, 2016

Inferior vena cava: measurement of size and collapse upon inspiration

Perihepatic and perisplenic views: identification of intraabdominal fluid, hydronephrosis, pleural fluid, pulmonary consolidation

Suprapubic views (sagittal and transverse): identification of intraabdominal fluid,

distended urinary bladder, intrauterine pregnancy

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ultrasound - Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (FAST)

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ultrasound - Focused 1st Trimester Pregnancy, Transabdominal Exam

Abdominal aorta: identification of abdominal aortic aneurysm, possible dissection flap

Practice updates; emDocs: US Probe: Ultrasound for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ultrasound: Focused Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound

Lung: identification of pneumothorax, interstitial syndromes, consolidations, correct

endotracheal tube placement

Practice updates; emDocs: US Probe: Ultrasound for Lung Point, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ultrasound: Focused Lung Assessment

Hepatobiliary: identification of gallstones, cholecystitis, dilated common bile duct,

pericholic fluid

Proximal femoral vein and popliteal vein - two-point limited compression ultrasound: identification of deep venous thrombosis

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ultrasound DVT Assessment

Ocular: identification of globe rupture, intraocular foreign body, retinal detachment,

elevated ICP, eye movement, vitreous hemorrhage, pupillary reflex

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Ultrasound: Ocular Assessment

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Ultrasound for Retinal Detachment, 2015

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Ultrasound for Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter, 2016

Soft-tissue: identification of foreign body, fluid collection/abscess, cellulitis

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Skin and Soft Tissue Ultrasound

Practice updates; emDocs: Ultrasound for Retained Radiolucent Foreign Body in Soft Tissue, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: US Probe: Ultrasound Water Bath for Distal Extremity Evaluation, 2017

Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks

Review; Core EM: “Common Forearm Nerve Blocks

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Nerve Block, 2015

Ultrasound-guided peripheral/central vascular access

Ultrasound-guided pericardiocentesis in the setting of pericardial tamponade

Review; Core EM: “Ultrasound Guided Pericardiocentesis

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 54 – The Pericardium”, 2016

3.4.9. Musculoskeletal & Trauma mngmnt

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 36 – Multiple Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 37 – Trauma in Pregnancy”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 38 – Pediatric Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 39 – Geriatric Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 40 – Injury Prevention and Control”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 45 – Thoracic Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 46 – Abdominal Trauma”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 47 – Genitourinary System”, 2017

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 48 – Peripheral Vascular Injury”, 2017

Review; Core EM: “Initial Trauma Assessment

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Trauma Resuscitation Part 1- the evaluation + notes”, 2011

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Trauma Resuscitation Part 2- Interventions + notes”, 2011

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Penetrating Chest Trauma”, 2017

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Major trauma guidelines:NICE 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: The Cleared Trauma Patient: what could we be missing?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: The Crashing Trauma Patient, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Multisystem Trauma in Children Part I: Airway, Chest Tubes, and Resuscitative Thoracotomy, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Multisystem Trauma in Children Part II: Massive Transfusion, Trauma Imaging, and Resuscitative Pearls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Penetrating Trauma: What We Miss and How We Can Improve, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Blunt Trauma: what do we miss/how can we improve?, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Pearls for the management of GSW associated traumatic injury, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Penetrating Wounds in the Emergency Department: Considerations for Management, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Neurotrauma Resuscitation: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: ED Management of the MVC Patient: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle: Pearls and Pitfalls of ED Management, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Damage Control Resuscitation at the Non-Trauma Center – Part 1: Personal and Team Preparation, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Damage Control Resuscitation of the Sick Trauma Patient at the Non-Trauma Center Part Two: Clinical Care, 2017

Joint examination

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Knee Examination

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Shoulder Exam Provocative Testing

Aseptic joint aspiration and fluid analysis

Review; emDocs: Shoulder Ultrasound: Intra-Articular Injection and Reduction, 2014

Review; emDocs: Hip Ultrasound and Arthrocentesis, 2014

Fracture reduction and immobilisation

Reduction of joint dislocation

📺; ERcast: ”Zen and the Art of Shoulder Reduction”, 2012        

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”TMJ Dislocation (Ep.47)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Dislocation

Splinting (plasters, braces, slings, tapes and other bandages)

📺; ERcast: ”Splint like a pro”, 2012        

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Pre-Hospital Management of Spinal Injuries: Debunking the Myths of the Long Backboard, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Cervical Collars for C-Spine Trauma: The Facts, 2016

Management of compartment syndrome

Practice updates; emDocs: Compartment Syndrome: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2015

Quick Summary; emDocs/EM@3AM: Compartment Syndrome, 2017

Application of pelvic binder

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: How to Apply a Pelvic Binder

3.4.10. Wound management

Review [Rosen’s] w/ Podcast & notes; CrackCast: “Chapter 59 – Wound Management Principles”, 2017

Peripheral neurovascular examination

Local and regional anesthesia for the treatment of minor wounds

Practice updates; emDocs/REBEL EM        : Epi in Digital Nerve Blocks, 2016

Wound cleaning

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: An Evidence-Based Approach to Wound Irrigation, 2015

Principles of wound healing and closure

Incision and drainage (simple, superficial abscess, paronychia, subungal haematoma)

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: Incision and Drainage of Cutaneous Abscesses

Nail bed repair

Aseptic techniques

Treatment of lacerations and soft tissue injuries (basic and advanced skin suturing

techniques, alternative skin closure, e.g. tissue adhesives, staples)

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 37 – Lacerations”, 2014

Review; Core EM: “Suture Materials

Quick Summary; EMDaily: The Basics of Tongue Lacerations, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Laceration Repair and Sutures – A cheat sheet guide

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Suture Materials

Wound exploration, cleaning, irrigation, debridement and wound closure

Superficial open wound dressing

Burn first aid and debridement of burns, primary burn dressings

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Burn Wounds

Soft tissue ultrasound (presence/ absence of foreign bodies)

Fasciotomy

Escharotomy

3.4.11. Ear-Nose-Throat

Anterior rhinoscopy using nasal speculum

Nasal cautery

Insertion of nasal pack (anterior and posterior packing)

Inspection of oropharynx and larynx

Otoscopy

Dix-Hallpike and Epley's Manoeuvre

Head impulse test and test of skew (HINTS exam)

Quick Summary; EMDaily: Back to Basics: Dizziness & the HINTS exam, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Posterior Stroke, HiNTS exam, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Posterior Circulation Strokes and Dizziness: Pearls and Pitfalls, 2017

Removal of nasal, aural and laryngeal foreign body if airway is compromised

Practice updates; emDocs: Ear, Nose, and Throat Foreign Bodies, 2016

Insertion and replacement of tracheostomy tube

Aspiration or incision/drainage of peritonsillar abscess

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: Drainage of a Peritonsillar Abscess

Reduction of Temporo-mandibular (TMJ) joint dislocation

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”TMJ Dislocation (Ep.47)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Procedure: TMJ Dislocation Reduction Techniques

3.4.12 Ophthalmic

Eye examination including direct and indirect ophthalmoscopy

Removal of foreign body (add:  that do not lie in the optical axis?)

Lateral canthotomy

Eye irrigation

Application of eye pad or shield

3.4.13 Oral and Maxillofacial

Joint reduction: temporomandibular joint (TMJ) reduction

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”TMJ Dislocation (Ep.47)”, 2016

Enlocation of avulsed/extruded/intruded/laterally injured tooth

Temporary stabilisation of injured tooth

Haemostatis following dental extraction

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Dental Emergencies (Ep.40)”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Dental Trauma

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 62 – Dental Emergencies”, 2016

3.4.14 Gastrointestinal

Insertion of nasogastric or orogastric tube

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Gastric Lavage (Ep.50)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “Orogastric Lavage

Abdominal hernia reduction

Proctoscopy

Emergency replacement of dislodged or non-functioning (blocked) gastrostomy tube

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : Troubleshooting G-tubes & J-tubes: Common scenarios / Tips & Tricks, 2016

3.4.15 Genitourinary

Insertion of indwelling urethral catheter

Practice updates; emDocs: Foley Catheter Patients: Common ED Presentations / Management / Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Suprapubic cystostomy

Practice updates; emDocs: Suprapubic Catheter Complications: Tips and Tricks, 2016

Testicular torsion reduction

Practice updates; emDocs: Can’t Miss Surgical Emergencies – Part 2 (incl. Test. Tors.), 2016

Evaluation of patency of urethral catheter

Practice updates; emDocs: Foley Catheter Patients: Common ED Presentations / Management / Pearls & Pitfalls, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: The Dialysis Patient: Managing Fistula Complications in the Emergency Department, 2016

3.4.16 Obstetric and Gynaecological

Vaginal examination using speculum

Assessment of fetal heart rate

Emergency Delivery-normal delivery

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Challenging Deliveries (Ep.85)”, 2017

Emergency delivery-shoulder dystocia

Review; Core EM: “Shoulder Dystocia

FOAMed updates; emDocs: The Complicated Delivery: What do you do?, 2016

Emergency delivery-breech

FOAMed updates; emDocs: The Complicated Delivery: What do you do?, 2016

Assessment of the sexual assault victim (regardless of gender)

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”The Transgender Patient”, 2014

Practice updates; emDocs: Managing Sexual Assault in the Emergency Department, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: EM Approach to Transgender Patients, 2017

Removal of products of conception from cervical os

Check for presence/absence of foetal heart beat, eg foetal doppler, ultrasound

Perimortem c-section

3.4.17 Psychiatric

Mental status examination

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Psychiatric Medical Screening”, 2011

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Medical Clearance of Psychiatric Patients: Pearls & Pitfalls, 2015

Podcast w/ notes; ERcast: ”Examining mental health patients”, 2017

Review; ERcast: ”Suicide Risk Assessment”, 2017

3.4.18 Radiology

Indications, contraindications and risks with contrast studies

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Journal Update – AKI + IV Contrast”, 2017

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): Cancer Risk from CT

Chest X-ray:  identification of pneumothorax, pleural fluid, consolidation, pulmonary edema, widened mediastinum

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”CXR in Blunt Trauma

Cervical spine X-ray:  identification of fracture, alignment, pre-vertebral soft tissue swelling

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ” C-Spine Injuries (Ep.36)”, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Pediatric C-spine Injuries (Ep.30)”, 2016

Pelvic X-ray: identification of fracture

Abdominal X-ray:  identification of free air, gas/fluid levels, distended bowels

Extremities X-ray:  identification of fractures, dislocations, joint effusions

Review; Core EM: “Ankle Stress Views: Why, When + What

Thoracolumbar spine X-ray:  identification of fractures, alignment

Orthopantomogram X-ray:  identifcation of fractures, dilocations

Facial X-ray:  identification of fractures, dislocations

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Reading C-Spine CTs (Ep.32)”, 2016

CT head:  identification of life-threatening cause of abnormal neurology, e.g. haemorrhage, raised ICP, mass effect, skull fracture, hydrocephalus

CT facial bones/ orbits (fracture, orbital entrapment)

CT thorax (fracture, pneumothorax, haemothorax, infiltrative process, effusion or consolidation, major vessel aneurysm, dissection, rupture or occlusion)

CT spine (fracture, disc prolapse)

Review; Core EM: “The ABCS of Reading C-Spine CTs

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Reading C-Spine CTs (Ep.32)”, 2016

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ” C-Spine Injuries (Ep.36)”, 2016

Review; Core EM: “C-Spine Injuries + CT Interpretation

CT kidneys-urinary tract-bladder (calculus, signs of obstruction)

CT abdomen/pelvis (e.g. organ perforation/laceration, mass lesion,

inflammatory process, major vessel dissection or rupture)

Practice updates; emDocs: Commonly Missed Findings on CT Abdomen/Pelvis, 2016

CT other bones (NOF/pelvis/ankle/foot – fractures, mass lesion, disrupted anatomy)

CT aorta/ CT pulmonary angiogram (massive pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection)

3.4.19 Prehospital aspects of EM care???

FOAMed updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resources Part VIII: EMS/Prehospital, 2016

Telecommunication and telemedicine procedures

Mass casualty

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.100 Disaster Medicine

Quick Summary & Podcast; FOAMcast: ”Episode 75 – Mass Casualty Incidents”, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Weapons of Mass Effect/Terror: Content for the Emergency Physician, 2015

Specific aspects of monitoring and treatment during transportation (intra- and interhospital)

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”The prehospital episode”, 2011

3.5. Special aspects of EM

3.5.1. Communication

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.51 Effective Patient Communication – Managing Difficult Patients

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.49 Effective Patient Communication, Patient Centered Care and Patient Satisfaction

3.5.2. Clinical teaching

Quick Summary/PaucisVerbis cards (ALiEM): End-of-Shift Feedback

FOAMed updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resources Part VII: Medical Education and Simulation, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: FOAMed Resources Part VI: The Fundamentals, 2016

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.98 Teaching on Shift

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”How to give a good ED patient presentation”, 2011

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Big Picture Advice to New EM Interns”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Visualization (Ep.81)”, 2017

Podcast w/ notes; Core EM: ”Feedback (Ep.67)”, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Teaching When There is No Time, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs/PEM Playbook        : How to Call a Consult, 2016

EM mindset; emDocs: Tips on Becoming a Supreme Educator, 2016

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Mentoring and Emergency Medicine – Part 1, 2017

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Mentoring and Emergency Medicine – Part 2, 2017

3.5.3. Metacognition

Review; First10EM Why pretest probability is absolutely essential, 2019

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.75 Decision Making in EM – Cognitive Debiasing, Situational Awareness & Preferred Error

Podcast cum Review; EM Cases: ”Ep.62 Diagnostic Decision Making in Emergency Medicine

📺; Emergency Medicine Updates: ”Screencast: How to Think Like an Emergency Physician”, 2010

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: EM Mindset: Bob Stuntz – Developing the EM Mindset, 2014

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: EM Mindset: Rob Orman – The Successful ED Mindset, 2015

EM mindset; emDOCS Practice updates: The Art of Decision Making: Emergency Medicine Style, 2015

EM mindset; emDOCS Practice updates: EM Mindset: Pik Mukherji – Three Defining Factors of EM, 2015

EM mindset; emDocs Cognitive Load and the Emergency Physician, 2015

EM mindset; emDocs: Reflections on Leadership and Resilience in Emergency Medicine, 2015

EM mindset; emDocs: EM Mindset: Reuben Strayer – 8 Responsibilities of the EM Doc, 2015

EM mindset; emDocs: EM Mindset: Steve Carroll – Masters of the Undifferentiated Patient, 2015

EM mindset; emDocs: EM Mindset: Matt Dawson – The Ideal EM Mindset, 2015

EM mindset; emDocs: EM Mindset – Joe Lex – Thinking Like An Emergency Physician, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: EM Cases: Decision Making in EM – Cognitive Debiasing, Situational Awareness & Preferred Error, 2016

EM mindset; emDocs: Reading My Mind, 2017

EM mindset; emDocs: The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Mindset, 2017

Practice updates; emDocs: Empathy in the Emergency Department, 2017

EM mindset; emDocs: Preparedness and the Mental ED, 2017

3.5.4. Documentation and legal issues

Podcast w/ summary; EM Basic: ”Documentation”, 2014

Podcast; The Resus room podcast: ”Handover

FOAMed updates; emDocs: Disclosure of Adverse Events and Medical Errors, 2016

Practice updates; emDocs: Medical Malpractice Insights: Learning from mistakes and dodging bullets, 2017

3.5.5. Management in ED

Practice updates; emDOCS Practice updates: Crowding in the ED: Strategies to End It, 2015

and last, comprehensive review;

Board review 📺; Emergency board review: “Comprehensive Board review; part 1+2+3