Tag Archive: Emergency Medicine
It’s a bit of a standing joke here at St Emlyn’s that I resolutely live in the Yorkshire countryside, aiming for a self-sufficient existence, yet practice what is very much urban EM. As it is now autumn, the season…
Part 3 on how to write a CTR for the FCEM exam. Linking how you write with the exam structure.
There’s a big bundle of CTRs (Clinical Topic Review) in my pigeon hole this morning, all freshly printed and pristine ready for marking at the next FCEM exam. I’ve not opened them yet, but since the topic is on my…
Pre intubation communication in the resus room for major burns patients. Ethics communication and beliefs. Dilemmas in emergency medicine.
How to consider thresholds for labelling in the diagnostic process. Diagnosis does not guarantee treatment success or failure.
Critical appraisal and review of Etomidate as a drug for procedural sedation in the pediatric emergency department.
Want to be a consultant? Well if you do you need to pass the FCEM (Fellowship of the College of Emergency Medicine) and that means that you are going to have to write a CTR (Clinical Topic Review). So what’s…
Time to think about whether you are really an emergency medicine diagnostician… Are you a diagnostician? Of course you are! Why do I even need to ask? Well, to be honest I’m no longer very sure to be honest. When…
2012 update on guidelines for the management of paracetamol overdose in the ED. St.Emlyn’s. Review and critque.
A review of a paper on the use of PCA patient controlled analgesia in the ED. Review and critical appraisal with FCEM style questions