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LITFL Review 280

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Welcome to the 280th LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs from the webbed world of emergency medicine and critical care. Each week the LITFL team casts the spotlight on the blogosphere’s best and brightest and deliver a bite-sized chunk of FOAM.

The Most Fair Dinkum Ripper Beauts of the Week

Nick Cummins

What does it take to give the greatest presentation ever? Ross Fisher discusses at SMACCDub. [AS]

The Best of #FOAMed Emergency Medicine

  • EM docs reviews the evidence for head CT before LP in patients with suspected bacterial meningitis. [SR]

The Best of #FOAMcc Critical Care

  • Josh Farkas puts up a brilliant post on timing of RSI meds: Rocketamine vs Ketoronium. And Scott Weingart puts out a wee reviewing the nuances of this strategy. [SR]
  • The resus room reviews their top 10 papers of 2016 – 2017. [SR]

The Best of #FOAMed Resuscitation

  • What is Leisurely Laryngoscopy and how do you do it? Reuben Strayer discusses during his amazing talk at SMACCDub. [AS]
  • EMCrit talks sequence and timing of RSI meds this week. [AS]

The Best of #FOAMus Ultrasound

  • Learn chest wall blocks for rib fractures with Matt, Mike and Jacob on the Ultrasound Podcast. [AS]

The Best of Medical Education and Social Media

  • Have you heard the FeminEM story? Check out the incredible talk from founders Dara Kass and Jenny Beck-Esmay at SMACC detailing why this site furthers equality of the sexes for the benefit of women and men. [AS]
  • Justin Morgenstern reflects on the mistakes he has made in medicine and the importance of talking about them. [SR]

News from the Fast Lane

  • Check out what’s new amongst the 1,650+ pages of the Critical Care Compendium in CCC Update 014 [CN]

Reference Sources and Reading List

  • Emergency Medicine and Critical Care blog/podcast list
  • LITFL Global Blogroll
  • FOAMEM RSS feed syndication for global FOAM
  • #FOAMed – #FOAMcc – #FOAMped – #FOAMtox – #FOAMus – #FOAMim – #FOANed

Brought to you by:

  • Anand Swaminathan [AS] (EM:RAP, Core EM,REBEL EM and The Teaching Institute)
  • Chris Connolly [CC] (RCEMFOAMed, FOAMShED)
  • Chris Nickson [CN] ( iTeachEM, RAGE, INTENSIVE and SMACC)
  • Jesse Spurr [JS] (Injectable Orange, Simulcast, The Teaching Institute)
  • Marjorie Lazoff [ML] (TandemHealth)
  • Mat Goebel [MG]
  • Salim Rezaie [SR] (REBEL EM, The Teaching Institute)
  • Segun Olusanya [SO] (JICSCast, The Bottom Line)

Last update: May 1, 2017 @ 3:36 pm

LITFL Review 280
Anand Swaminathan

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