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ACEP Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)

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    • 4.5, 22 Ratings

Podcast by American College of Emergency Physicians

    May 2020

    May 2020

    In this month’s episode of Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, Drs. Danya Khoujah and Wendy Chang cut through the uncertainty surrounding global PPE guidelines and discuss the vital role protective equipment plays in infection control. They’ll also highlight an often-overlooked but potentially deadly diagnosis: elder abuse, a growing risk in both domestic and institutional settings. In addition, you’ll hear about the hot topics covered in the publication’s regular features, including Critical ECG and Critical Orthopedics and Trauma.

    • 33 min
    April 2020

    April 2020

    In this month’s episode of Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, Drs. Danya Khoujah and Wendy Chang discuss how to minimize the dangers posed by pediatric respiratory viruses, including influenza, bronchiolitis, and croup. They’ll also tackle the revolutionary world of immunotherapy, which can lead to unique and life-threatening complications in cancer patients. In addition, you’ll hear about the hot topics covered in the publication’s regular features, including Critical ECG and Critical Orthopedics and Trauma.

    • 32 min
    Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine - March 2020

    Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine - March 2020

    In this month’s episode of Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, Drs. Danya Khoujah and Wendy Chang discuss managing the extremes of heat and cold – an increasing challenge for adventure-seekers, who are exploring hazardous environments with increasing ease and regularity. They’ll also be joined by Dr. Aleta Hong, who will share lifesaving information on the management of pulmonary embolisms, 25% which are evidenced by sudden death. In addition, you’ll hear about the hot topics covered in the publication’s regular features, including Critical ECG and Critical Orthopedics and Trauma.

    • 31 min
    Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine - February 2020

    Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine - February 2020

    In this month’s episode of Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, Drs. Danya Khoujah and Wendy Chang discuss the sensitive subject of suicide, the third most common killer of Americans younger than 35 years. They’ll also dive into personal finance and share some essential tips for protecting your nest egg. In addition, you’ll hear about other hot topics featured in the February issue, including opioid-prescribing policies and the removal of retained needle fragments.

    • 43 min
    January 2020 Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine

    January 2020 Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine

    In this month’s episode of Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, Drs. Danya Khoujah and Wendy Chang discuss foodborne vectors – a common and potentially dangerous source of infection, despite modern processing techniques and increased regulations. They’ll also explain how to manage the ethical and legal complications surrounding the management of pediatric patients in the ED. In addition, you’ll hear about the hot topics covered in the publication’s regular features, including Critical Image and Critical Procedure.

    • 29 min
    The December 2019 Episode

    The December 2019 Episode

    In this episode of Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, Dr. Danya Khoujah and Dr. Wendy Chang review the December 2019 issue. In the first lesson, they discuss deep eye problems and how to treat them in the ED. In the second lesson, they cover evidence-based tips and tricks for rapid-sequence intubation. Plus, find out about the LLSA review article, Drug Box, Tox Box, and Critical EKG.

    • 45 min

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22 Ratings

22 Ratings

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Fun on the run!!!THANK YOU !
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Great discussion-based reviews of EM cases

I am an FP, but nevertheless enjoyed the co-hosts’ teaching one another the pearls and principles they learned from the articles. Entertaining and engaging format!

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