after smacc Zen and the Art of Trauma Surgery

Karim Brohi brings gives his perspective on the mindset of a trauma surgeon. He talks about how we can develop the self confidence that helps us cope with stressful clinical situations. It’s an amusing and honest talk with plenty of Karim’s self deprecating wit. If you like this talk, check out Scott Weingart’s Kettlebells for the Brain, Cliff Reid’s Making […]

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The PEA Paradox

The Pea Paradox

Patients who present with pulseless electrical activity (PEA) arrest have a high mortality. The treatment of PEA requires finding and reversing the underlying cause, therefore a simple and rapid approach is required. Traditionally we were taught to use the H’s and the T’s, but this diagnostic tool is cumbersome and of questionable utility overall. This talk will discuss the problems […]

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