The SGEM Podcasts

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Awesome Emergency Medicine Podcasts from the Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine

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  1. SGEM#18: Eye of the Tiger audio
    SGEM#18: Eye of the Tiger
    Case scenario: An 18yo male who was "doing nothing" when someone jumped him and punched him in the face. He has a hyphema in his left eye. His visual acuity is 20/20 OU and has no other injuries....
    Created on 07/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  2. SGEM#4: Getting Un-Stoned audio
    SGEM#4: Getting Un-Stoned
    Case Scenario:49 year old man presents to the ED with his typical problem of renal colic.Question:Is an alpha blocker safe and effective for the treatment of kidney stones?
    Created on 04/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  3. SGEM#16: Ho, Ho, Hold the PPI audio
    SGEM#16: Ho, Ho, Hold the PPI
    Case: A jolly old man presents to the ED vomiting bright red blood all over his fur lined winter coat. You quickly assess his A,B,Cs. The nurse places two big IVs, you bring the advanced airway...
  4. SGEM#5: Does Johnny "Kneed" an X-Ray audio
    SGEM#5: Does Johnny "Kneed" an X-Ray
    Case Scenario:10 year old Johnny was playing hockey last night. Twisted his knee but could not finish the game. Mom brings him in after asking for an xray.Question:Does Johnny "kneed" an x-ray?
  5. SGEM#8: ABCD2 Not as Simple as 1,2,3 audio
    SGEM#8: ABCD2 Not as Simple as 1,2,3
    Case Scenario:68yo woman with unilateral weakness lasting 20 minutes. Blood pressure 165/95.Question:Does the ABCD2 score predict who will go on to have a stroke in the next 7 or 90 days?
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  6. SGEM#9: Who Let the Dogs Out? audio
    SGEM#9: Who Let the Dogs Out?
    Clinical Scenario:45 year old man presents to the ED with a laceration to his finger. He was washing the dishes and a glass broke. There is a 1cm full thickness laceration on the pad of his index...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  7. SGEM#2: A Brief History of Evidence Based Medicine audio
    SGEM#2: A Brief History of Evidence Based Medicine
    This episode of TheSGEM looks at a brief history of evidence based medicine (EBM), different levels of EBM, and discusses the Leaky Pipe model of EBM. We hope by understanding the background of EBM...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  8. SGEM#13: Better Out than In audio
    SGEM#13: Better Out than In
    Case Presentation: Healthy 45yo man presents with a 3cm abscess under left arm. There is no surrounding cellulitis. He is not an IV drug user and never had an abscess before. You make the...
    Created on 02/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  9. SGEM#7: Every Breath you Take audio
    SGEM#7: Every Breath you Take
    Case Scenario:55 year old man arrives via EMS very SOB, diaphoretic and speaking only one-two word sentences. If you don’t do something soon it will result in “badness”. Question:Is noninvasive...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  10. SGEM#11: All Seizures Stop…Eventually audio
    SGEM#11: All Seizures Stop…Eventually
    Case Scenario:A healthy 23 year old woman presents 37 weeks pregnant seizing. She has no history of seizures, drugs, trauma, illness, etc. You are addressing the A, B, Cs and the nurses asks “what...
  11. SGEM#10: Ten Commandments of EBM audio
    SGEM#10: Ten Commandments of EBM
    The Ten Commandments of Evidence Based Medicine:Adapted from Dr. John S. Yudkin, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University College London and published in blog by Dr. Richard Lehman
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  12. Oh Dance-a-tron audio
    Oh Dance-a-tron
    Case Scenario: 4 year old child presents with a one day history of vomiting. They are otherwise healthy, immunized, no fever, no rash, no recent travel, no abdominal pain, no cough and no sick...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  13. SGEM#14: You Can Ring My Bell audio
    SGEM#14: You Can Ring My Bell
    Case Scenario: 35yo healthy woman awakes with unilateral facial droop. She's freaking out thinking she has had a stoke. The triage nurse promptly brings this case to your attention for query CVA?...
    Created on 02/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  14. SGEM#6: Orthopedic Surgeons: Strong AND Smart! audio
    SGEM#6: Orthopedic Surgeons: Strong AND Smart!
    Case Scenario:A new anesthetist meets a new orthopedic colleague who jokes that his hand shake is very firm but can’t finish the cross word puzzle. Question:Are orthopedic surgeons dumber and...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  15. SGEM#15: Choosing Wisely audio
    SGEM#15: Choosing Wisely
    The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) started the project called Choosing Wisely. According to the ABIM foundation website: "Choosing Wisely is part of a multi-year effort of the ABIM...
    Created on 02/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  16. SGEM#1: Welcome to The Skeptics' Guide to Emergency Medicine audio
    SGEM#1: Welcome to The Skeptics' Guide to Emergency Medicine
    Welcome to the first Skeptic's Guide to Emergency Medicine (TheSGEM) podcast. TheSGEM is a social media project with a goal to shorten the knowledge translation (KT) window from 10 years down to 1...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne
  17. SGEM#3: To X-ray or not to X-ray audio
    SGEM#3: To X-ray or not to X-ray
    Case Scenario:8 year old girl brought into ED by mother after twisting her ankle on a trampoline. She was able to walk on it but has become very swollen. Question:The mother wants to know if she...
    Created on 03/01/2013 by Ken Milne