The Resuscitation Crisis Manual (RCM) – Authors Needed


A while ago on the podcast, I featured a book called the Anesthetic (Anaesthetic) Crisis Manual by David Borshoff. David is an anesthesiologist and a pilot, so it was natural that he would want the same sort of no-bullshit crisis checklist he used in a plane to be present in the operating theater. Hence the Anesthetic Crisis Manual. Joe Novak, Emerg Doc and Combat Aviator, … [Read more...]

Podcast 149 – Thyroid Storm


Not a topic of specific expertise for me, but I wanted to get all of the info in one place for future use--Thyroid Storm Most of the Below Information is from: EMRAP June 2010 Stuart Swadron Interviews Jonathan LoPresti Diagnosing Thyroid Storm From Jonathan LoPresti Hyperthyroid Fever AMS-trouble concentrating all the way to coma Sympathetic … [Read more...]

Podcast 148 – Airway Decisions and Online Etiquette


If you haven't already, you must watch the Cricothyrotomy Wee If you want to have any idea what I am talking about... The Cric Wee Here is the comment that sparked this podcast How to Plan Your Airway Take Account of the Whole Situation, both Immediate and Delayed Issues Pick the Plan the Fails Best What is a Bad Option IMrHO? Anything through the nose … [Read more...]