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PHARM PODCAST 107 : Prehospital airway Part 2

Here is an intubation we prepared earlier

Here is an intubation we prepared earlier

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Delayed Sequence Intubation: A Prospective Observational Study

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PHARM PODCAST 106 : Prehospital airway

 

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Image from Twitter. No financial disclosures

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NODESAT JUST GOT BETTER!

Photo courtesy of Dr Nicholas Chrimes

Photo courtesy of Dr Nicholas Chrimes

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Episode 17 – The Spleen!

Originally posted on FOAMcast:

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The Free Open Access Medical Education (FOAM)

We review Dr. Scott Weingart’s episode 133 on pre-hospital REBOA (resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta). Weingart interviews Dr. Gareth Davies about the encounter, underscoring the increasing use of REBOA.

For a quick REBOA refresher, check out Episode 121.

REBOA (Review of REBOA) – First described in 1954 in the Korean War, this is a form of hemorrhage control below the level of the chest without having to do a thoracotomy with aortic cross clamping, which has sparse mortality benefit and can be dangerous to providers.  Most of the REBOA literature is from swine models and case-series, although there are currently larger trials underway.

  • Outline of procedure – Obtain arterial access through the common femoral artery, pass a vascular sheath, float a balloon catheter to the appropriate section of the aorta, and inflate the…

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Airway vs Vomit


Check out full article over at Taming The SRU HERE
KUDOS TO Drs : Jim DuCanto, Mike Steurwald & Jeff Hill !!!

d-loop Bougie and a King Vision enabled Mac 4 laryngoscope from Jim DuCanto

d loop Pocket Bougie and MacGyver King Vision enabled Mac 4

Our good friend Jim DuCanto continues to innovate and experiment with airways. Here is his newest idea to help manage tube delivery with shorter bougies in an efficient manner: the “d-loop”!

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The Elaine Bromiley case – “That others may learn, so that others may live”


One of the greatest FOAMEd projects I have ever seen come to fruition, please thank Dr Nicholas Chrimes and Martin Bromiley for their tireless endeavours into human factors and improving patient safety.
Check out Nick’s education site here for more information on this video recreation.

RSI checklist from Kiwi Contributor!

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Australia & New Zealand Specialist Airway Course – 11th October 2014

ANZSAC 2014

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PHARM PODCAST 105 : Scottish Retrieval Services with Jon and Tash

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Artwork by Dr Natasha Burley-Pirie!

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GOODSAM APP – Your new superpower in a phone


as shown on Sky TV here
Also check out the GOODSAMAPP website here

Developing EM 2014, Brazil

Resus Room Feng Shui by Tim Leeuwenburg

PHARM PODCAST 104 : VL vs DL with Levitan and Strayer

 

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Image from Twitter. No financial disclosures

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The Collective

A Hive Mind for Prehospital and Retrieval Med

Bits & Bumps

Obstetrics and Gynaecology FOAM

FOAMcast

Why FOAM it alone?

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

DrGDH

Or "How I'm Learning to Stop Worrying and Love Emergency Medicine"

rain0021

A great WordPress.com site

Genevieve's anthology

Writings to amuse, teach, inspire and entertain.

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

Keeweedoc

A topnotch WordPress.com site

BoringEM

Bringing the boring to emergency medicine

resusNautics

Navigating resuscitation

Doctor's bag

by Dr Edwin Kruys

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

ETM Course

Emergency Trauma Management Course

The Doctor's Dilemma

Modern Medical Musings from Dr Marlene Pearce

Sim and Choppers

A blog combining medical education, simulation and helicopter retrieval medicine

GreenGP

Reflections of a Rural GP

Auckland HEMS

Unofficial site for prehospital care providers of the Auckland HEMS service

Rural Doctors Net

useful resources for rural clinicians

expensivecare

Searching for the big picture in intensive care

Nomadic GP

Adventures of a Rural Locum

AmboFOAM

Free Open Access Medical Education for Paramedics

the short coat

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

BoringEM

Bringing the Boring to EM

Keep Caring

When your shift turns to shit? Keep moving, keep caring!

Kangaroo Island doctor blogging about Rural Medicine in Australia

thebluntdissection

pulling apart cases from the ED...

Little Medic

Learning everything I can from everywhere I can. This is my little blog to keep track of new things medical, paramedical and pre-hospital from a student's perspective.

MEDEST

Prehospital Emergency Medicine

ruralflyingdoc

Just another WordPress.com site

MDaware.org

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

Intensive Care Network

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

Broome Docs

Rural Generalist Doctors Education

Resus M.E!

Prehospital and retrieval medicine blog

EMCrit Blog - Emergency Department Critical Care

Online Medical Education on Emergency Department (ED) Critical Care, Trauma, and Resuscitation

St Emlyns

Meducation in Virchester #FOAMed

Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog

RFDS Australia - Queensland Section The STAR Program

Specialised Training in Aeromedical Retrieval

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