A brief post to pause and reflect, and congratulate a few members of our fantastic team... Brilliant LITFL Contributor Paul Young (@DogICUma) is currently presenting the HEAT trial and SPLIT trial results at ESICM in Berlin. The HEAT trial has just been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, may be you've heard of it ;-) Well done to you Paul, your superb … [Read more...] about Great things in the Fast Lane…
Of course SMACC — the physical embodiment of emergency medicine and critical care FOAM — wouldn't have been complete without a Mike Cadogan rant. So, it was only fitting that he kicked off Day 2 of SMACC and the Social Media and Critical Care Plenary with this: http://vimeo.com/71867152 Subscribe to the free SMACC podcast on iTunes. Announcements about SMACC GOLD, next … [Read more...] about Forget Social Media… Get #FOAMed!
One of the more experimental sessions at SMACC earlier this year was a free-form two hour session on FOAM that consisted of an ad hoc discussion involving some prominent creators of FOAM with the opportunity for audience interaction and questioning. Sometimes teetering on the verge of an AA-style meeting for FOAMaholics, the discussion will be of interest to anyone interested … [Read more...] about SMACC FOAM Q/A
On the first day of SMACC, Monday 11th March 2013, between 1330h and 1530h (Australian Eastern Daylight Time) is a concurrent session featuring the "SMACC Q&A Panel". The content of this session will be determined by the audience — both those that are physically present and those that are virtually present. In other words, YOU ask the questions! This is the … [Read more...] about You ask the questions!
Mike Cadogan raising a glass to the audacity of FOAMed. Image created by underneathEM.com author Domhnall Brannigan (after Shepard Fairey and commissioned by Chris Nickson). Mike has just written an explanatory piece on the birth of FOAMed on LIFTL.com here. … [Read more...] about The audacity of FOAMed