SassyMD

ercast.org
SassyMD

If you are on Twitter, there’s a good chance you’ve seen commentary from our guest today Sassy MD. She is a 4th year medical student and gives an unfiltered commentary on the trials and tribulations of med school, life, deciding what shoes to wear, and even the internal dialogue about her attendings. http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/Sassy_MD.mp3 Direct Download […]

ercast.org - Emergency medicine podcasts, reviews and curbside consults

The Upset Patient Protocol

ercast.org
The Upset Patient Protocol

We’re not trained in conflict resolution, but angry patients are a reality in any practice. Listening and empathy can go a long way in this situation. Dike Drummond, a.k.a. The Happy MD, give a step by step strategy for engaging with upset patients. http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/upset_patient_ercast.output.mp3 Direct Download   Links mentioned in this show Link to detailed […]

ercast.org - Emergency medicine podcasts, reviews and curbside consults

The Stroke Consult

ercast.org
The Stroke Consult

In this episode… Step by step instructions on how to consult a neurologist on patients with acute stroke-like symptoms http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/Stroke_Consult.output.mp3 Direct Download When you are calling a consultant, whatever the specialty, what are you really doing? You are presenting an argument, making a case for what you think should be done, or making the best […]

ercast.org - Emergency medicine podcasts, reviews and curbside consults

Airway Strategery

ercast.org
Airway Strategery

Scott Weingart from EMCRIT guest stars in this episode to discuss his approach to two challenging airway cases. The common theme is ketamine and semi-awake intubation (or at least maintaining breathing while inserting the laryngoscope). http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/2_tough_airway_cases.output.mp3 Direct download   Mentioned in this episode Rapid sequence awake intubation Rapid Sequence Awake Intubation by EMCRIT Use something […]

ercast.org - Emergency medicine podcasts, reviews and curbside consults

Mastering the storm

ercast.org
Mastering the storm

Intro: Scott Weingart explains why he meditates and how it’s like ‘kettlebells for the brain’. Main episode: Chris Hicks is a Canadian emergency physician and trauma team leader. In this episode, he gives simple practices to improve your management of an emergency department shift as well as controlling the resuscitation room in a calm, effective […]

ercast.org - Emergency medicine podcasts, reviews and curbside consults