Prehospital Airway Management

Prehospital Airway Management

In light of the important prehospital airway management articles that came out this week, I thought it might be helpful to go into more depth on the topic of prehospital airway management.

Spoon-Feeding Your Long-Term Memory

Spoon-Feeding Your Long-Term Memory

Once thought only a skill possessed by the Labrador retriever, retrieval practice is something you can do too!  No jumping into an icy cold pond for a dead duck.  No, this retrieval practice is much easier.  Testing forces your brain to retrace its steps and work to retrieve the memory you made when you first learned the information.  And it locks it in long-term memory much better than just re-reading the material again. Aren’t you glad JournalFeed added this feature?

Sign-Out Bombs and Resident Productivity

Sign-Out Bombs and Resident Productivity

With ED boarding, the burden of sign-out patients is greater than ever. This study shows just what I expected.  All of these sign-out patients negatively affects how many new cases each resident is able to see on each shift.

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