CRACKCast & Physicians as Humans on CanadiEM

CanadiEM aims to improve emergency care in Canada by building an online community of practice for healthcare practitioners and providing them with high quality, freely available educational resources. The CanadiEM Podcast brings you cutting edge clinical topics on the National Rounds Series and delves into the struggles that doctors face on the Physicians as Humans Series.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 24m. Bisher sind 254 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 4 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts


episode 206: CRACKCast E206 – Seizures

Core Questions:    Define seizure and provide an explanation of the classification systems for seizure Define recruitment as it relates to seizure development and progression Differentiate between seizure and syncope Differentiate between...



Re-starting Anti-Coagulation After Intracranial Hemorrhage

Re-starting Anti-Coagulation After Intracranial Hemorrhage



episode 205: CRACKCast E205 – Confusion

Core Questions:    Define confusion. What is your differential diagnosis for the confused patient? Differentiate between organic and functional causes of confusion. What is the Quick Confusion Scale (QCS) and how is it calculated? What is...


 2019-09-03  38m

First Year Diaries E02 - My Philosophy By David Carr

Today on First Year Diaries I am joined by Dr. David Carr, a University Health Network emergency physician, renowned medical education speaker, and Toronto Blue Jays physician. In this episode, I asked him to impart his wisdom to new staff physicians...


 2019-08-23  39m

episode 204: CRACKCast E204 – Depressed Consciousness and Coma

Core Questions: 1. Define coma and differentiate coma from lethargy and stupor. 2. Name five neuroanatomic structures involved in maintaining arousal. 3. List five critical and five emergent causes of depressed consciousness. (see Table 13.1) 4....


 2019-08-05  34m

episode 203: CRACKCast E203 – Syncope

Core Questions:    List 10 life-threatening causes of syncope  List 10 medications that can precipitate syncope  What are the red flags on history and physical exam in syncope?  What are markers of increased short-term risk...


 2019-07-01  27m

episode 202: CRACKCast E202 – Cyanosis

Core Questions:   Define cyanosis and explain what causes it? What is central cyanosis and what typically causes it? What is peripheral cyanosis and what typically causes it? At what concentration of deoxyhemoglobin does cyanosis present? List...


 2019-06-03  46m

CAEPCast: The SIM Olympiad with Dr. Tamara McColl

From CAEP 2019 I always love the activities and experiences at CAEP, but year after year I’m drawn to the Simulation Olympiad. Every time I think it’s just incredible. This year, I decided to talk with some of the people who make the...


 2019-05-29  12m

CanadiEM Call for Digital Scholars Fellowship 2019-2020

CRACKCast (Core Rosen's and Clinical Knowledge) helps residents to "Turn on their learn on" through podcasts that assist with exam prep by covering essential core content. Physicians as Humans explores the struggles that physicians face and how they have overcome them. From addictions, mental health issues, and all manner of personal crises will be discussed to help let those who are currently struggling know that they are not alone...


 2019-05-23  5m

episode 201: CRACKCast E201 – Weakness

This updated episode of CRACKCast covers Rosen's Chapter 10, Weakness (9th Ed.). This topic is core knowledge that we use every day in the Emergency Department.


 2019-05-06  28m