April 21, 2019
Which central venous catheter (CVC) is best for our patients? Is it the internal jugular (IJ), subclavian, or femoral? We all have our go-to, which I would argue for most, is the ultrasound (US) guided IJ. But is that what is best? Is it recommended by our medical societies? To answer this question we dive into the literature . . . I think you’ll be surprised by what we find. (Hint: it’s the Subclavian!!)
See the blog post here
February 4, 2019
Prompt, safe, and effective pain management is a core competency of the emergency provider. Unfortunately, traditional strategies for administering analgesics in the emergency department have been shown to have poor success rates. In this podcast episode, Dr. Matthew Delaney shares a few evidence based pain pearls you can use on your next shift.
Access the show notes via the URL below
January 14, 2019
Check out our post on the Down East EM blog for shownotes, references, and more.
November 15, 2018
To see our shownotes and breakdown in more detail, please visit our blog post.
November 2, 2018
This is our introductory podcast to tell you a bit about who we are and what we do.
We are committed to providing high quality education to improve the care of the emergency patient in Maine, northern New England, and beyond.
The goal of this podcast is to bring you engaging, entertaining, and informative posts on the varying topics in Emergency Medicine. Content will range from bread and butter to cutting edge and will have something for everyone- from the resident trainee to the seasoned veteran.
To learn more about our contributors, visit our Down East EM Blog