Top EMCCM Articles from Tim Ellender

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Tim Ellender, EM Intensivist and all around cool guy just dropped his picks for the top EMCCM articles all trainees and attendings must read.

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Bougie-Guided Chest Tube

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Can we use a bougie to help place chest tubes?

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How to Place a Bougie from John McGill

How to Place a Bougie from John McGill

Videos on how to place the bougie

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EMCrit Wee – ETCO2 with EGA?

EMCrit Wee – ETCO2 with EGA?

Can we monitor ETCO2 with extraglottic airways? The answer is definitively: I don’t know.

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Podcast 71 – Critical Questions on Massive Transfusion Protocols with Kenji Inaba

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Today, I got to interview Kenji Inaba; an incredibly prolific trauma surgeon from LA County, California.

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Episode 2 – ACEP 2011 Clinical Policy on Pulmonary Embolism (PE)

Episode 2 – ACEP 2011 Clinical Policy on Pulmonary Embolism (PE)

Welcome to the second episode of Practical Evidence, a podcast about the evidence you NEED to know but may not have time to read.

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EMCrit Wee – Abandon Epinephrine?

EMCrit Wee – Abandon Epinephrine?

Should we stop using Epi in the field for cardiac arrest

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Podcast 70 – Airway Management with Rich Levitan

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Rich Levitan is one of the best teachers on the skills of airway management and laryngoscopy–or as he would probably put it, epiglottoscopy. Here is an hour long lecture he delivered last month at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

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Even More on Surgical Cricothyrotomies

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Ram Reddy’s Surgical Cric Cadaver Lab

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Minh’s Ketamine Article

Minh’s Ketamine Article

Ketamine sedation is effective and safe in agitated patients with a psychiatric illness in the aeromedical setting and does not lead to worsening agitation in the subsequent 72-h period. (Emerg Med J 2012;29:335)

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