130 blogs and podcasts covering 17 countries and numerous languages – we assess the global impact of emergency medicine and critical care #FOAM initiative
When you’re out in the sticks, you want to travel light. This limits the amount of diagnostic supplies you can carry, and generally wilderness medics trend towards carrying supplies that can do multiple jobs. Thus, necessity being the mother of invention, these authors wanted to use an item they already carry in a novel way. […]
Can social media bridge the gap between research and practice? This is the question raised by Paul Young, Chris Nickson and Dash Gantner in this month’s edition of Critical Care and Resuscitation.
Gregory Miller, MD is a Twitter recent-adopter and provides Twenty Twitter Rules from ‘the novice perspective’ on getting involved in #FOAMed Twittersphere
For once, I feel like a bit of a laggard. I’ve only just discovered KhanAcademy.org, thanks to the latest EMRAP:EE podcast… Was I hiding under a rock? (Oh wait, I was, a giant Fellowship Exam-shaped rock…) Salman Khan has inadvertently turned himself into a master educator of millions, and it hasn’t gone unnoticed by the […]
Social (digital) Media is expanding at an unerring rate, penetrating each and every darkened interstice with shafts of sharing light and goodwill….At least that’s how it seems.
Web 2.0 in Emergency Medicine: Specialty Embracing the Future of Medical Communication
Physicians are a strange bunch at the best of times. Medicine 2.0 applications, services and tools are Web-based services for health care