Emergency Medicine Boot Camp

Topics

The Following Overview Provides a Focused Outline for the Presentations of the Original EM Boot Camp Course.

General

  • Essential Charting Concepts
  • Approach to the ED Patient
  • Vital Signs, Key to Risk Avoidance
  • Taking It to the Next Level: Medical Apps

Administrative

  • The Future of Advanced Practice Clinicians in EM
  • Supervision Essentials

Airway/Anesthesia

  • Analgesics and Procedural Sedation

Cardiology

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome, Essential Concepts
  • CHF, Myo-Pericarditis
  • Hypertension and Syncope
  • AHA Emergency Care Guidelines
  • Cardiac Dysrhythmias, Don’t Miss a Beat

Dermatology

  • Dermatology – Rashes to Anaphylaxis
  • Pediatric Rashes

ENT / Ophthalmology

  • Eyes, Essential Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Oropharyngeal and Neck Disorders
  • Sinus, Nose and Tooth Ailments
  • Ear Disorders, Newest Approaches

Environmental

  • Environmental Conditions

GI

  • Upper Abdominal Disorders
  • Lower Abdominal Disorders

Infectious Diseases

  • Soft Tissue Infections, Routine vs. Deadly
  • Pediatric Infections, A Consistent Approach

Medicolegal

  • What You Must Know to Avoid Being Sued

Neurology / Psychiatry

  • TIAs and Strokes, State of the Art
  • Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  • Headaches, Don’t Miss the Serious Ones

Ob/Gyn

  • Pregnancy / Vaginal Bleeding, Core Concepts
  • STIs, Current Diagnosis and Treatment

Orthopedics / Trauma

  • Hip and Pelvis Disorders, Don’t Miss the Subtle Ones
  • Shoulder Disorders, A Systematic Approach
  • Hand and Wrist Problems
  • Back Disorders, Don’t Miss the Red Flags
  • Soft Tissue Injuries, Optimizing Care
  • Knee Disorders, Clinical Assessment
  • Common Ankle and Foot Disorders
  • Elbow and Forearm Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Disorders, Most Benign, Some Not
  • Head Trauma, Keys to Judicious Assessment

Pediatrics

  • Pediatric Infections, A Consistent Approach
  • Essential Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Rashes

Pulmonary

  • Adult Chest Disorders - Part 1
  • Adult Chest Disorders - Part 2
  • Asthma and COPD Exacerbations

Renal / Endocrine / Metabolic

  • Urology, Rapid Assessment and Treatment
  • Endocrine / Acid-Base Disorders
  • Electrolyte Disorders