About This Show
Emergency Medicine Journal (EMJ) is an international peer review journal covering pre-hospital and hospital emergency medicine, and critical care. The journal publishes original research, reviews and evidence based articles on resuscitation, major trauma, minor injuries, acute cardiology, acute paediatrics, toxicology, toxinology, disasters, medical imaging, audit, teaching and reflections on clinical practice. The journal is aimed at doctors, nurses, paramedics and ambulance staff.
Most Recent Episode
March 2018: celebrating 50 years of Emergency Medicine in the UK
Richard Body, EMJ Deputy Editor, and Simon Carley, EMJ Associate Editor, talk through the highlights of the March 2018 edition of the journal, celebrating 50 years of the UK's Emergency Medicine.
It is a special podcast presenting a collection of amazing articles that tell the story of where we have come from, where we are and where we are going. It's not all opinion though. We have some fantastic papers this month including an RCT on the use of ice to reduce the pain of laceration repair (Intravenous versus oral paracetamol for acute pain in adults in the emergency department setting: a prospective, double-blind, double-dummy, randomised controlled trial - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/179).
Read the primary survey here: emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/135
Details of the other papers mentioned in this podcast can be found below:
Being a pioneer in emergency medicine - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/142
Emergency medicine research: how far have we come and where are we heading? - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/149
How can emergency physicians harness the power of new technologies in clinical practice and education? - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/156
Looking back and forward: emergency medicine in its 50th year - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/137
The feasibility of an interactive voice response system (IVRS) for monitoring patient safety after discharge from the ED - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/180
Understanding cardiac troponin part 2: early rule out of acute coronary syndrome - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/192
Ionised calcium levels in major trauma patients who received blood en route to a military medical treatment facility - emj.bmj.com/content/35/3/176
Read the full March issue of EMJ here: emj.bmj.com/content/35/3.
Episodes of This Show
Oct 24, 2017
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