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Top emDocs Posts of 2019

This year has been full of great #FOAMed, and the emDOCs team is incredibly grateful for our readers, our editorial team, and our awesome authors. You and your amazing support keep us going. Here is our list of top posts from 2019. Stay tuned for an exciting 2020, and thanks again for your support!


The Patient Experience: Why Is It Important? Why Do We Hate It So Much? What Can We Do To Improve?

I HAVE BECOME INFATUATED WITH THE PATIENT CARE EXPERIENCE. I believe the term “patient care experience” is a more inclusive term that describes our technical expertise while also including everything else, such as communication, department ambience, throughput, and the behavior of everyone a patient comes into contact with while in the department.


Yellowstone Advanced Airway Course Pearls

"This procedure (cricothyrotomy) is a bloody mess and very tactile, you want to feel your landmarks before making each cut"Adaira Landry, MD with her top ten pearls from Dr. Richard Levitan's recent airway course in Yellowstone.


All NYC EM Chief Resident Conference 2014

"Never give yourself the best schedule, do not play favorites, and do not break promises"In EM leadership or hope to be chief resident someday? Here's a great recap with lots of pearls from the recent All NYC EM Chief Resident Conference from NYU/Bellevue chief (and emDocs editor) Adaira Landry, MD.