Foundations of Emergency Medicine: Pulmonary Emergencies Part 2

Welcome to the next installment of our 18 month longitudinal integration of the Foundations of EM curriculum!

Below is the assigned material with your choice of learning pathways as well as your Challenge EKG for your independent review prior to our session scheduled for 4/25/19 at 8:30AM.

Foundations uses a flipped classroom model that includes a guided independent review of EM core content to capable adult learners followed by in-person meeting time that is reserved for active, case-based, small group learning and focused critical teaching points. If you have not done so already, please review the Guidelines for Learners which reviews all the details of how the curriculum works. Check out the residency calendar to see when Foundations is scheduled!

Foundations 1 (PGY1 residents):

Foundations 1 UnitTopics & FrameworkTraditional TextbookHigh-Yeld TextMultimedia
Pulm IIInfectious Pulmonary Disease

Approach to Emergent Airway Management
Rosen's: Ch 66 pg 871-880
Ch 67 pg 885-889
Ch 169 pg 2092-2093
Ch 127 pg 1682-1692
River's: Pg 236-263Hippo Videos:
Parenchyma Pt 1

Pulmonary ID

Chest Wall
Tintinalli's: Ch 64, 65, 66, 67 pg 440-464Tintinalli Manual: Ch 30, 31 pg 199-208FOAMed:
EMCRIT: Difficult Airway

EMCRIT: Vomit Salad


CORE EM: Pulm Edema

Foundations 2 (PGY2 + PGY3 residents):

Foundations 2 UnitGeneral TopicsText-Based (ALL)Multimedia (FOAMed)
Pulm IIPulmonary Embolism, Hemoptysis, Pulmonary MalignancyHarwood-Nuss: Ch 79 p 437-441
Ch 8 p 67-70
Ch 80 p 441-444
Unstable PE (CORE EM)

Unstable PE (EM Crit)

Massive Hemoptysis (Taming the SRU)

Massive Hemoptysis (EM Docs)
Critical Care: Ch 44 p736-756
Ch 46 p770-783
Hippo Videos: (optional)
Pulmonary Embolism
Primary Literature:
Article 1

Article 2

Article 3

Article 4

Article 5

EKG Course

PGY LevelEKG Course UnitUnit SummaryChallenge EKG #
1Unit IVApproach to BradyarrhythmiasChallenge EKG 14
2Unit VIIIApproach to Ischemia: NSTEMIsChallenge EKG 30
3Unit VIIIApproach to Ischemia: NSTEMIsChallenge EKG 30
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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