Month: May 2017

Getting Into Medical School

This special episode is dedicated to Tyler who wants to know more about the process for getting into medical school. It’s been several years since I’ve done this myself, and alot has changed over the years. But some advice is timeless, and so this week we will cover the basics that you will need to understand before applying.

The First 5 Minutes

This week we will discuss some Emergency Medicine 101. This is my personal approach to the initial management of crashing patients. Not only does this algorithm work well in real life, it also works well in sim, and during verbal cases with my attendings. Listen to the old ABC episodes if you want to go more in depth.

Non-Pregnant Vaginal Bleeding

This is the follow up to our previous episode on vaginal bleeding. This week, we will discuss an approach to vaginal bleeding when the patient is NOT pregnant.

 

Fingertip Injuries

Today we are learning what to do when somebody cuts their fingertip off. Trust me, it’s not as straight-forward as you would think.