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Browsing Archive: August, 2014

Critical decision making

Posted by Matthew Mac Partlin on Thursday, August 21, 2014, In : Clinical topics 
For those of you who don't know him, Dr. Scott Weingart is a New York based emergency and critical care physician. He is a powerhouse of education and training in this specialist area, writing books and articles and speaking at top end conferences and workshops. He is someone I have gotten to know through various contacts and consider him a friend.

Scott runs his own site, called EM Crit, which is a fantastic resource, choc full of everything critical care, from procedures to cutting edge conc...

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Cases from the races at SMACC GOLD

Posted by Matthew Mac Partlin on Thursday, August 7, 2014, In : Conferences, courses & events 
Back in March I posted a podcast that I recorded at the smaccGOLD conference with Northern Irish anaesthetist and motorbike race doc, John Hinds, and Aussie anaesthetist and motorsport doc, Brent May. The talk that John had been invited to SMACC to give has been released on the other site that I'm involved with, the Intensive Care Network. The pro-con debate between John and Brent on the usefulness or not of cricoid pressure in airway management is also available on the ICN site.

John's "Cases...
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