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First10EM Journal Club: February 2019

Welcome to another edition of the Broomedocs/ First10EM podcast. This month Justin and I serve up a selection of serious and seriously unusual papers. Key learning points: sharks are safe, The NEJM is dangerous and you just may be able to outrun Death. As always – the links to the full text PDFs and into […]

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Funeral Falldown

So here is a quick case for the sake of looking at a new paper in context. Mrs B is a 65 year old woman who has been brought in by ambulance from the local funeral home… no she is not dead. She was just at the home to view the cremation of her sister […]

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Do TIAs cause syncope? – give your opinion

HI All A new trick.  I am trying out this online survey feature. Let me know if you have an opinion or experience in TIAs and syncope.

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Clinical question: Can a TIA cause syncope?

Gday readers – today I am crowdsourcing an answer to a clinical conundrum.  Sorry no answers – I want to know what you think. I have been giving a particular tutorial to my trainees for a while now – it is a sort of “choose your own adventure” diagnostic puzzle. I split my class into […]