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Mentoring and Emergency Medicine – Part 1

Mentoring is a vital component of medical education, but what benefits come from this relationship? Whether mentor or mentee, what are pearls to help you gain the most from mentoring? This post covers these questions and more.

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Sepsis Biomarkers: What’s New?

Sepsis is a common disease, but sometimes, we need some assistance with the diagnosis and resuscitation of these patients. Can biomarkers help us, or are we wasting time using these measures? What's wrong with just the time-honored history and exam?

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The Road to Academic Emergency Medicine

The decision between academic and community medicine can be difficult. Many who enter academic EM feel unprepared. This post discusses the difference between academic and community EM, and if you are interested in academic EM, pearls on succeeding in academics.