Mar 15, 2023
The transition from the last day of medical school to the first day of intern year may be one of the biggest leaps in medicine. It’s not easy – but you’re not alone. If you just matched and you’re gearing up for intern year, this is for you. Join EMRA*Cast host (and almost-finished-with-intern-year) Kyle Duke,...
Feb 15, 2023
As emergency docs, anytime there is something in the chest cavity that should not be there, such as air, blood, or fluid, we often feel compelled to get it out. For many decades that barbaric task was done with a 40 French chest tube and some low-wall suction. But is that what is best for the patient?
Feb 1, 2023
Pediatric emergencies are scary – and pediatric cardiac arrest tops the list of those scary scenes. There are thousands of pediatric cardiac arrests in the U.S. every year; 11.4% survive to hospital discharge – but only 5% of those children are neurologically intact. How can emergency physicians overcome these...
Feb 1, 2023
Is there a doctor onboard? In-flight emergencies are not rare, supplies and resources are limited, and it is always good to be prepared. Dr. Amy Ho joins EMRA*Cast host Dr. Dustin Slagle to discuss what to expect and how to help.
Jan 15, 2023
Being a female in a profession that was previously dominated by males can present with some unique challenges. In this episode, Dr. Arlene Chung (@arlenesujin) and Dr. Diane Birnbaumer (@DianeBirnbaumer) discuss what it is like being a female emergency physician with EMRA*Cast host Dr. Lizzii Le (