II. Definitions

  1. Free Open Access Medical Education (FOAM)
    1. http://lifeinthefastlane.com/foam/
    2. Free web-based open access education resources (e.g. blogs, online videos)

III. Resources: CME

  1. EM:Rap
    1. http://www.emrap.org/
    2. Current hot topics in Emergency Medicine (author favorite)
  2. Hippo EM
    1. http://www.hippoem.com/

V. Resources: Critical Care

  1. EMCrit Blog (Scott Weingart, MD)
    1. http://emcrit.org/
    2. Emergency Medicine and Critical Care topics explained brilliantly (author favorite)
  2. Maryland Critical Care
    1. http://marylandccproject.org/
  3. Resuscitation Medicine Education
    1. http://resus.me/

VI. Resources: Trauma

  1. ED Trauma and Critical Care Blog
    1. http://www.edtcc.com/
  2. Trauma Professional's Blog
    1. http://regionstraumapro.com/
  3. CDC Emergency preparedness and Response
    1. http://www.bt.cdc.gov/

VII. Resources: Cardiology and EKG

  1. See EKG Resources
  2. Emergency ECG Video of the Week (Amal Mattu, MD)
    1. http://ekgumem.tumblr.com/
    2. In-depth, practical EKG education from a master (author favorite)

VIII. Resources: Toxins and Poisons

  1. The Poison Review (Leon Gussow, MD)
    1. http://www.thepoisonreview.com/
  2. Tox Talk (Matt Zuckerman, University of Massachusetts Emergency Medicine)
    1. http://toxtalk.org/
  3. American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)
    1. http://www.1-800-222-1222.info
    2. http://www.aapcc.org/
    3. National Hotline: 800-222-1222

IX. Resources: Research and Evidence-Based Medicine

  1. Google Foam (Todd Raine, MD)
    1. http://googlefoam.com/
  2. The NNT
    1. http://www.thennt.com/
  3. Smart EM (David Newman, MD)
    1. http://www.smartem.org/content/smart-em
    2. Exhaustive, in-depth evidence-based medicine reviews
  4. Trip Database
    1. http://www.tripdatabase.com/
  5. Cochrane Collaboration
    1. http://www.cochrane.org/
  6. Evidence Updates (British Medical Journal and McMaster University)
    1. https://plus.mcmaster.ca/evidenceupdates/
  7. Annals of Emergency Medicine
    1. http://www.annemergmed.com/
  8. Best Bets
    1. http://www.bestbets.org/
  9. Emedicine Online Textbook: Emergency Medicine
    1. http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/index.shtml

X. Resources: Pediatric Emergency Medicine

XI. Resources: Miscellaneous Blogs and Podcasts

  1. Boring EM
    1. http://boringem.org/
    2. General topics in emergency medicine
  2. Broome Docs
    1. http://broomedocs.com/
    2. Rural General Practice and Emergency Medicine
  3. Academic Life in Emergency Medicine (ALiEM, Michelle Lin, MD)
    1. http://academiclifeinem.com/
  4. Life In The Fast Lane
    1. http://lifeinthefastlane.com/
    2. Australian-based
  5. ER Cast
    1. http://blog.ercast.org/
  6. Free Emergency Medicine Talks
    1. http://freeemergencytalks.net/

XII. References

  1. Patel (2015) Crit Dec Emerg Med 29(4):2-8

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