Posts from the ‘Interviews of interesting people’ Category
Dr Richard Levitan demonstrates 15l/min nasal oxygen
Great talk on airways. Product of 7 years of research and lecturing !
Our colleagues from Sydney have created an excellent group of podcasts about pre-hospital and retrieval medicine:
INTERHOSPITAL PATIENT ASSESSMENT - overview of the assessment of a critically ill patient requiring transfer from one facility to another
THE TRAPPED PATIENT - overview of the approach to a patient trapped in a vehicle
Many moons ago it was common practice that as soon as we had a pulse back from an arrested patient we would throw them in the ambulance and drive fast to hospital with little, if any, further management...
This has changed and now there are a number of goals we try to achieve prior too and during transport. This podcast is about the management of the post-arrest patient and why we do what we do in these situations.
Dr Andrew Tagg left the shipboard life in 2009 to settle down and lose weight. He is currently an advanced trainee in EM working in Melbourne’s western suburbs. He still has the uniform. Contact him via Twitter @andrewjtagg