Renal Colic in Emergency Medicine

This session looks at the classic presentations of renal colic and its management in the emergency department (ED). It focuses on the investigation techniques and their strengths and weaknesses…

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Urinary Tract Infections

This session covers the urinary tract infections that are encountered in the emergency department. It discusses their diagnosis, complications and treatment…

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Gall Bladder Disease

Gall Bladder, specifically gallstone, disease is the commonest abdominal complaint causing hospital admission in the developed world.…

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Pancreatitis

The pancreas is the largest gland in the body and is situated transversely across the posterior wall of the abdomen, at the back of the epigastric and left hypochondriac regions.…

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Pancreatitis

Elicit the features on history and examination that suggest a diagnosis of pancreatitis in a patient with abdominal pain…

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A good knee’s up

A young female footballer presents with a swollen, painful knee after being tackled. She cannot mobilise. Examination reveals a large effusion…

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RCEM FOAMed Update

You may have been expecting a January New in EM. Well sorry folks, in the name of wellness and christmas holidays we took a month…

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Time Management

Most of the resources available on time management are written for administrators who need to learn to inbox zero” and to say no…

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