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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 …
By Alan Grayson on September 24, 2012
Part 3 on how to write a CTR for the FCEM exam. Linking how you write with the exam structure.
By Simon Carley on September 22, 2012
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 …
By Simon Carley on September 19, 2012
Pre intubation communication in the resus room for major burns patients. Ethics communication and beliefs. Dilemmas in emergency medicine.
By Simon Carley on September 18, 2012
How to consider thresholds for labelling in the diagnostic process. Diagnosis does not guarantee treatment success or failure.
By Simon Carley on September 16, 2012
Critical appraisal and review of Etomidate as a drug for procedural sedation in the pediatric emergency department.
By Natalie May on September 13, 2012
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 …
By Simon Carley on September 9, 2012
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 …
By Simon Carley on September 5, 2012
2012 update on guidelines for the management of paracetamol overdose in the ED. St.Emlyn’s. Review and critque.
By Simon Carley on September 4, 2012
Diagnosis Investigation and Management of Morrell Lavallee lesions in the ED (Emergency Department). Use of Ultrasound in diagnosis.
By Simon Carley on August 26, 2012