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The materials have been designed to be used on any internet enabled device either at home, in the workplace or on the move.

Sessions have been written by subject specialists and are typically 30-40 minutes long. The materials include the use of high resolution images, animations and assessments to engage you throughout the learning process.

As a learner you can plan and record your learning and work through the sessions that are relevant to your training needs, in any order you choose.

For further information visit the College website www.rcem.ac.uk

Project Structure

The programme currently includes quality assured and evidence based sessions in the following modules:

Critical Care

Adult Cardiac Arrest and Peri-Arrest Resuscitation:

  • The ALS Algorithm

  • Management of Post Arrest Patients including Prognostication

Airway:

  • Basic Airway Management

  • Safe Sedation Procedures in Adults

Shock:

  • Diagnosis of Shock

  • Difficult Airway Management

  • Adult Pain Management

  • Severe Hypothermia

Symptom Oriented Care

Chest Pain:

  • Chest Pain

Abdominal Pain:

  • Abdominal Pain

Medicine

Psychiatry:

  • Violent Behaviour in the ED

  • Disturbed or Psychiatric Patients in the ED

Diabetes and Endocrinology:

  • Management of Hypoglycaemia

  • Diabetic Keto-acidosis

Environmental Emergencies:

  • Electrical Burns in the ED

  • Industrial Chemical Incidents

  • Blast Injuries¬†

  • Radiation Exposure

  • Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion

  • Hypothermia and Frostbite

Renal Disease:

  • Urinary Tract Infections

  • Renal Colic in Emergency Medicine

  • Acute Rhabdomyolysis

Oncology:

  • Acute Spinal Cord Compression (cauda equina syndrome)

  • Hypercalcaemia in Malignancy

Respiratory:

  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax

Cardiology:

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes

  • Low Risk 'Rule-Out' Pathways

  • Hypertensive Emergencies

  • Causes and Management of Myocarditis

  • Unstable Angina and Non-STEMI

  • Management of STEMI and its Complications

  • ST Elevation Without Infarction

  • Valvular Disorders of the Heart

  • Supraventricular Tachycardias

  • Atrial Fibrillation

  • Acute Aortic Dissection

  • Broad Complex Tachycardias

Neurology:

  • Management of Coma

  • Management of Transient Ischaemic Attacks

  • Management of Acute Dystonia

  • Common Entrapment Syndromes

  • Uncommon Entrapment Syndromes

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome

  • Primary Headache in the ED

  • Intracranial Infections

  • CVA in the ED

  • Cervical Artery Dissection

  • Vertigo

  • Acute Delirium in the Elderly

  • Secondary Headache in the ED

  • Cranial Nerves One to Six

  • Cranial Nerves Seven to Twelve

  • Status Epilepticus

  • Myasthenia Gravis

  • Tetanus

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Parkinson's Disease

  • Hepatology:

  • Acute Liver Failure

  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

Medicine for the Elderly:

  • Assessment of Dementia

Gastroenterology:

  • Management of Jaundice

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

  • Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

Fluid and Electrolytes:

  • Disorders of Potassium Balance

Dermatology:

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Cellulitis and Other Skin Infections

  • General Principle of Dermatological Examination

Surgery

General Surgery:

  • Anorectal Disease

  • Gall Bladder Disease

  • Appendicitis in a Patient with Right Iliac Fossa Pain

  • Pancreatitis

Vascular Emergencies:

  • Acute Limb Ischaemia

Urology:

  • Acute Urinary Retention

  • Management of Haematuria

Opthalmology:

  • Initial Assessment of the Eye

  • Management of Atraumatic Red Eye

  • Corneal Injuries

  • Sudden Visual Loss

  • External Eye and Tear Duct Infections

ENT:

  • Acute Epistaxis

  • Management of Acute Vertigo

  • Acute Sore Throat

  • Acute Facial Palsy

Maxillo-facial Surgery:

  • Zygomatic Complex and Nasal Injury

Dental Surgery:

  • Dental Pain and Infections

Trauma

Major Trauma:

  • Mandibular and Temperomandibular Injury

  • Traumatic Injuries of the Elbow

  • Abdominal Trauma

Orthopaedic Injuries:

  • Fractured Neck of Femur

  • Foot Injuries and Foot Pain - Part 1

Soft Tissue Injury:

  • Acute Lower Back Pain

  • Shoulder and Brachial Plexus

  • Soft Tissue Injuries of the Hand

 

Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine

General Principles:

  • Pre-hospital Communication

Aeromedical Retrieval

  • Helicopter Safety and Familiarisation

Paediatric EM

Renal and Genito-Urinary Disease:

  • Urinary Tract Infections in Children

Musculoskeletal Disease:

  • Soft Tissue and Bony Injuries in Children

System-orientated Care:

  • Common Childhood Exanthems

Neurological Disorders:

  • Bell's Palsy

Diagnostics

Ultrasound:

  • Ultrasound Physics and Settings

  • Ultrasound Indications

  • Image Acquisition

  • Skills of Carrying Out FAST

  • Skills of Carrying Out AAA

  • Ultrasound Guided Vascular Access

Radiology:

  • Chest and Abdominal Radiographs

  • Systematic Interpretation of the Spinal Radiograph

The MRI Scan:

  • Principles of MRI of the Brain and Spine

Procedures

Chest:

  • Chest Drain Insertion in Adult Trauma

Basic Sciences

Anatomy:

  • Respiratory Anatomy

  • Anatomy of the Shoulder - Part 1

  • Anatomy of the Shoulder - Part 2

Pharmacology and Therapeutics:

  • Pharmacology Bronchodilators

  • Local Anaesthetics

  • Respiratory Anti Inflammatory Agents

Physiology:

  • Oxygen in Human Physiology

  • Carbon Dioxide Transport in Blood

  • Calcium Metabolism in Emergency Medicine

Academic and Research Development

Literature Appraisal Skills:

  • Critical Appraisal - Evaluating a Treatment

  • Critical Appraisal - Evaluating a Treatment 2

  • Appraising a Diagnostic Test

Mental Health

Mental Health:

  • Suicide and Self-harm

  • Violence and Aggression

  • Abscond and Treatment Refusal

  • Personality Disorder

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