Asynchronous Learning: Environmental Emergencies

NON-FOAM: Environmental Emergencies

Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 8e:

Rosen’s Emergency Medicine, Eighth Edition:

FOAM: Environmental Emergencies

Bites and Envenomation:

  1. emDocs: Management of Venomous Snake Bites in North America
  2. R.E.B.E.L. EM: Medical Myths in the Management of Dog Bites


  1. ICN: Arora on Dysbarism

Electrical Injury:

  1. CORE EM: Electrical and Lightning Injuries
  2. LITFL: Lightning Injury

High-altitude Illness:

  1. emDocs: High Altitude Pulmonary Edema: Diagnosis, Management, and Preventive Strategies

Submersion Incidents:

  1. EM Blog Mayo Clinic: Drowning

Temperature-related Illness:

  1. ALiEM: Evaluation and Management of Heat Stroke
  2. emDocs: Hypothermia and Drowning Pearls

If you have additional resources to add to the list, please share in the comment section below!

The views expressed on this blog are the author's own and do not reflect the views of their employer. Please read our full disclaimer here. Any references to clinical cases refer to patients treated at a virtual hospital, Janus General Hospital.

Jay Khadpe MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Associate Residency Director
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville

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