iEM Newsletter – February 2019

Welcome to the iEM Education Project Monthly Newsletter. We will share the achievements, information about top posts, chapters, activities and future plans of the project that you kindly contributed, supported or showed your interest.

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We reached 141 contributors from 19 different countries in February. Our recent contributor is Vicky Noble from USA. Dr. Noble is the vice-chair for academic affairs and the residency program director at University Hospitals in Cleveland Ohio where she is starting the hospital-wide point of care ultrasound program for the system. She is a Professor at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine. She is a former chair of the ACEP Ultrasound Section, has been on the boards of the World Interactive Network Focused on Critical Ultrasound (WINFOCUS), Point of care Ultrasound in Resource-limited Environments (PURE) and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM). 

She is the president-elect for the Society for Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME). She is the co-author of the Manual of Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound textbook, now in its second edition. Her research interests include lung ultrasound, ultrasound volume assessment and technology solutions to guide ultrasound interpretation as a means to broaden access to diagnostic ultrasound. With over a decade of experience in teaching ultrasound and starting ultrasound programs now at two facilities she can give advice on research, starting a program and ultrasound program administration as well as international training efforts. She is a true evangelist for the technology.

ICON360 interview series continues with Dr. Noble. Stay tuned!

Posts Published In February

COVID19 Info for Medical Students

In our recent communication with Lecturio, we learned that they have a good set of free chapters and videos about COVID19. We would like to

ISAEM COVID-19 Social Media Initiative

In this post, we are sharing an announcement with you. One of our collaborators, ISAEM, is starting a new social media initiative. Here is their

19 Questions and Answers on the COVID-19 Pandemic from a Emergency Medicine-based Perspective

1) What is COVID-19? Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the disease caused by infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). 2) What

COVID-19 vs Influenza: A Diagnostic Dilemma

During the last two months, the world experienced an outbreak of what was known to be an unknown yet contagious virus, The Coronavirus, namely COVID-19.

Interview: Stephanie Kayden (Part 2)

Are you ready to meet the genuine people behind the professional? iEM team proudly presents the ICON360 interviews. In this series, world-renowned experts will share

Interview: Stephanie Kayden (Part 1)

Are you ready to meet the genuine people behind the professional? iEM team proudly presents the ICON360 interviews. In this series, world-renowned experts will share

Passion about “Airway Management”

I have been passionate about learning and teaching airway management since I started practicing in the Emergency Department. As I learned more about the airway,

iEM Monthly: March 2020

Welcome to the iEM Education Project Monthly Newsletter. We will share the achievements, information about top posts, chapters, activities and future plans of the project.

The list of useful scores and rules for ED

Rules Mnemonics Scores

Pursuing clinical research as a medical student

It all started as an undergraduate medical student. I am an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care at Addis Ababa University, College of

A case of decreasing resistance in ER

I keep games on the 4th home screen of my cell phone. The third screen is blank. A minuscule of energy required to swipe my

Basic Emergency Care (BEC): A New Global Health Framework

Experienced emergency medicine providers know the ins and outs of how to approach and assess any patient of any age with a critical illness. As

Lower Extremity Deep Venous US Imaging – Illustrations

Ultrasound evaluation for deep venous thrombosis (DVT) is one of the 11 core ultrasound applications for emergency physicians as listed in the 2008 American College

Top Reads In February

Free iBook

A free book (ibook and pdf) for EMERGENCY MEDICINE CLERKSHIP Students (iEmergency Medicine for Medical Students and Interns – 2018, Version 1) will be shared through iem-student.org in March. STAY TUNED! or better REGISTER on the sidebar to get email alert or follow us on social media. 

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