Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Social Media slides

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STEMI vs. BER?

A 50-ish year old man presents with central crushing chest pain on a background of intermittent chest pains for a couple of days, tenuously related to exertion, maybe a bit postural, perhaps a recent coryzal illness, definitely a bit vague. … Continue reading

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Hypothermia – of the unintentional variety

This is more relevant to anyone attending the Ireland v. France non-match in Paris on the weekend than it is in Australia at the moment: I just wanted to share a link to Scott Weingart’s latest podcast on Severe Accidental … Continue reading

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social media + web 2.0 for emergency medicine – the luddiots guide

Well, that didn’t work – see, I told you I was neither a hardware nor a software expert – I am just a user! My Grand Round slides and notes are viewable here:  http://www.slideshare.net/dreapadoirtas/social-media-and-web-20-for-emergency-medicine-the-luddiots-guide

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Amal Mattu – ECG legend

This is a cracking meded site, particularly this Amal Mattu slot – a true ED educator and ECG master

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Dabigatran – bloody hell revisited

http://www.emlitofnote.com/2012/01/scattering-tacks-in-road.html So the trick is, bring out a dangerous medication with marginal benefit (in the shape of convenience) and increased side effect profile, then shortly after, release the assay to monitor the effect, and da-dah, no more problem, eh? Big … Continue reading

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Social media for Luddiots

Statewide ED Grand Round on “Social Media and Web 2.0 for Emergency Medicine – the Luddiot’s guide” seemed well received on Wednesday – bit of discussion and debate. Strange format via video conference – hard to gauge audience reaction. Not … Continue reading

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