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EMA 2018 January ArtworkJanuary 2018

EMA 2018 January

EMA kicks off 2018 with a great episode full of clinically useful papers with our team of contributors tackling some hot topics. Jan and Ramin begin with their editors’ commentary on the January selections then Mel and Stuart give us a quick overview with their Ultra Summary. Jerry Hoffman’s Deep Dive looks at a few of this month’s papers with a particular focus on the many retrospective studies in this month’s episode. Rick’s Rants looks at the opioid crisis and how it relates to emergency medicine while Ken Milne’s Time To Talk A Little Nerdy lecture focuses on managing pediatric UTI’s in the ED. Jerry is back with more Reflections of a Skeptic, this month talking about the importance of clinical judgement and the use of clinical decision aids. Finally, Mel takes a look back in time with his That Was Then This Is Now segment about contrast induced nephropathy. View chapters…

4hr 21min · 6 CME Hours
EMA 2017 December ArtworkDecember 2017

EMA 2017 December

The December EMA Episode begins with Jan Shoenberger and Billy Mallon discussing this month’s 30 Abstracts. This is followed by Mel and Stuart’s Ultra Summary and Jerry’s Deep Dive. Rick Rants about being a patient while Ken Milne brings us part 2 of his Managing ROSC lecture. Jerry reflects on P-Values and Mel takes a look at the history of reducing the pain of lidocaine infiltration. View chapters…

4hr 28min · 6 CME Hours
EMA 2017 November ArtworkNovember 2017

EMA 2017 November

In the November episode of EMA Jerry reflects on medical malpractice, censuring and standard of care, Rick rants about burn out, while Mel looks at the history of warming Lidocaine. Ken gives us part 1 of his lecture on managing ROSC, Jan and Ramin discuss their 30 selected abstracts for the month, Mel and Stuart summarize them all and Jerry selects a few for his Deep Dive. View chapters…

4hr 15min · 6 CME Hours
EMA October 2017 ArtworkOctober 2017

EMA October 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes Reflections of a Skeptic: The History of EMA, That Was Then This is Now: Magnesium in ACS, Time To Talk A Little Nerdy: TIAs, Rick's Rants: Fluoroquinolone Black Box Warning, Jerry’s Deep Dive, The Ultra Summary, and 30 abstracts. View chapters…

4hr 29min · 6 CME Hours
EMA September 2017 ArtworkSeptember 2017

EMA September 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “CT Coronary Angiography, Pros And Cons”, an essay “The Ring Of Fire”, an interview “Listener's Memories Of Em Abstracts”, and reflections of a skeptic “Listener's Choice”. View chapters…

3hr 58min
EMA August 2017 ArtworkAugust 2017

EMA August 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Ketamine Analgesia In The ED”, an essay “The Opioid Epidemic; Is Emergency Medicine To Blame? What Is The Number Needed To Suffer? Is Dr. Stingy Better Than Dr. Feelgood???”, an interview “Do Heroin Overdose Patients Require Observation After Receiving Naloxone?”, and reflections of a skeptic “It's The Malpractice System That Is Negligent”. View chapters…

4hr 51min
EMA July 2017 ArtworkJuly 2017

EMA July 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Traps When Assessing The Medical Literature”, an essay “Low Back Pain”, an interview “Digital Pills To Measure Opioid Ingestion Patterns In Emergency Department Patients With Acute Fracture Pain: A Pilot Study”, and reflections of a skeptic “Overuse - What Can We Do About It?”. View chapters…

5hr 10min
EMA June 2017 ArtworkJune 2017

EMA June 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Errors In Trauma Management 2016 - Part 2”, an essay “Caring For Emergencies In An Aging Society”, an interview “The 2016 Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference, Shared Decision Making In The Emergency Department: Development Of A Policy-relevant Patient-centered Research Agenda”, and reflections of a skeptic “When Doctor Becomes Patient”. View chapters…

4hr 1min
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EMA May 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Errors In Trauma Management 2016 - Part 1”, an essay “Unscheduled Pacs And Ehr Downtime: The Most Common Multi-casualty Incidents (Mcis) In Emergency Medicine Today”, an interview “Practice Characteristics Of Emergency Department Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (Ecpr) Programs In The United States: The Current Sate Of The Art Of Emergency Department Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ED Ecmo)”, and reflections of a skeptic “Standard Of Care”. View chapters…

5hr 5min
EMA April 2017 ArtworkApril 2017

EMA April 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Sah Ongoing Diagnostic Challenges”, an essay “Maintenance Of Certification: Is The Juice Worth Squeeze?”, an interview “Comparison Of Intravenous Ketorolac At Three Single-dose Regimens For Treating Acute Pain In The Emergency Department: A Randomized Controlled Trial”, and reflections of a skeptic “Screening - Do The Math”. View chapters…

4hr 47min
EMA March 2017 ArtworkMarch 2017

EMA March 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Evolving Legal Issues In Emergency Medicine”, an essay “Can We Safely Remove The Lumbar Puncture From The Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Work-up?”, an interview “Identifying Vulnerable Older Adults In The ED”, and reflections of a skeptic “Listener's Choice”. View chapters…

4hr 11min
EMA February 2017 ArtworkFebruary 2017

EMA February 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Sleep And The Em Professional”, an essay “Best Of 2016: Commentators Pick Their Favorites”, an interview “Transvenous Pacemakers In The ED”, and reflections of a skeptic “Patient Satisfaction Vs. Patient Expectation”. View chapters…

4hr 33min
EMA January 2017 ArtworkJanuary 2017

EMA January 2017

This month’s EMA episode includes 30 abstracts, a bonus lecture “Management Of The Injured Finger”, an essay “The Fragility Index: Assessing Usefulness Of Randomized Clinical Trials”, an interview “Balance Billing And The Nejm: The Emperor Has No Peer Review?”, and reflections of a skeptic “Opiates - Too Much Or Too Little”. View chapters…

4hr 52min