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CAEP FEI | The Global Health Emergency Medicine Organization

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Natasha is a third year Emergency Medicine resident who has a passion for travel and tropical diseases. She has heard of other recent graduates of her training program pursuing additional training in global health. She has always felt drawn to a career in global health but is overwhelmed by the options available online. She wishes there was an organization at her institution that can help her navigate the process.  This Feature Educational Innovation …

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CanadiEM is on Instagram!

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Do you love CanadiEM’s visual content? Do you want a quick way to see old and new infographics? Lucky for you, CanadiEM has joined Instagram. We will be posting all our visual content from infographics to Tiny Tips to Arts PRN posts! Over the next several weeks we will be posting all our past visual content. Then new content will be posted as it is released. To see the full infographic from instagram, …

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CanadiEM MVP Infographic Series – The Canadian C-spine rule for radiography in alert and stable trauma patients

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This issue of the MVP Infographic Series is focused on “The Canadian C-spine rule for radiography in alert and stable trauma patients” published by Stiell et al.1 Prior to the use of clinical decision rules, such as the Canadian C-spine Rule (CCR), clinicians varied up to 6-fold in how often they ordered C-spine X-rays. Although such X-rays have a low individual cost, they carry a high systems-level cost due to the volume of …

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Sponsored Post: Work as an Emergency Physician for the Nova Scotia Health Authority

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The Nova Scotia Health Authority is currently seeking Emergency Physicians to join the Cape Breton team! The industrial area of Cape Breton ranges from the very eastern tip of Cape Breton to the west side of Sydney Harbour, including Sydney, Glace Bay, North Sydney, and a number of smaller communities. Cape Breton has been rated one of the top travel destinations worldwide. Living in Cape Breton would allow you to enjoy the beautiful …