SASEM-Newsletter-no.1

SASEM-Newsletter-no.1

Prof. Amal Mattu’s take on the new AHA Guidelines.

Prof. Al Salman explains how Emergency Medicine training started in Saudi Arabia (Arabic Article)

Dr. Yiu teaches how to teach in 5 steps

The top articles of 2015 And More..!

 

ASSOCIATE

EDITOR-INCHIEF

Danya Khoujah

EDITOR-INCHIEF

Maan Jamjoom

Table of content

The Start of Emergency Medicine Training in Saudi Arabia (Prof Mussaad Al-Salman)

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A Knock on the Brain

A KNOCK ON THE BRAIN: A BRIEF REVIEW OF CONCUSSION By Dr Abdullah Bakhsh & Dr Michael Bond 21 year-old female patient was brought in by her husband after a ...
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2015 American Heart Association Guidelines update for Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and Emergency cardiovascular care

By Dr. Tareq Al-Salamah & Dr. Amal Mattu The American Heart Association (AHA) released their update to the 2010 Guidelines for ardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) late 2015. The updates ...
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Efficient Clinical Teaching: the One Minute Preceptor

By Dr. Stella Yiu It is a busy Monday evening in the Emergency Department. Your keen junior learner comes to you and presets a patient case of chest pain. Do you: A) ...
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THE TRACE

By Dr. Ibrahim Abuduruk & Dr. Ali Farzad A 64-year-old male presents to the emergency department complaining of mid-sternal chest pain and dyspnea, associated with vomiting and diaphoresis. An ECG was ...
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WHY DO YOU NEED TO RUSH THIS HYPOTENSIVE PATIENT?

By Dr. Ammar Ismail Early recognition and appropriate treatment of shock have been shown to  ecrease mortality. Incorporation of bedside ultrasound in patients with undifferentiated hock allows for rapid evaluation of ...
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INTENSIVE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT OPERATIONS COURSE FOR THE VISITING PHYSICIAN

by Dr. Erin Noste & Dr. David Callaway Emergency Medicine is an emerging specialty throughout the world. Running a highly effective, safe, and busy emergency department with multiple staff members is complex. Building ...
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ARTICLES WE TALKED ABOUT THE MOST IN 2015

By Dr Hussain M. Alhashem and Dr Danya Khoujah 2015 has been filled with numerous research articles, updated guidelines, systematic reviews and meta-analyses, and choosing our “favourites” hasn’t been easy! Rather ...
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THE RADIOGRAPH

by Dr. Danya Khoujah A 55 year old male patient is brought in from jail for abdominal pain since yesterday. The inmate has a history of psychiatric illness, and swallowing foreign bodies. ...
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