The Podcasts of the Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care

Home of the Official Podcasts of the RNZCUC - these are intended to provide ongoing education for medical professionals and should not be used for self diagnosis. Always consult your regular doctor. Always work within your scope of practice.

Episodes Date

Today we look at what the RNZCUC has planned for the rest of 2020.     I am sorry there is no educational interview this week.     Check out the Virtual Bootcamp - https://rnzcuc.org.nz/urgent-care-bo...
July 31, 2020
What is the safest and most cost effective way to tourniquet a finger.  We discuss a technique with Dr Dave Sorrell.  Check out the video to see Dave demonstrate this technique - https://youtu.be/o_rr...
July 24, 2020
Common things are common.  But it is always worth thinking of some unusual differential diagnoses.  Here is one such diagnosis. Find the original paper from the American Journal of Tropical Medicine a...
July 17, 2020
Learning the language of medicine, the etymology of medical words and the history behind eponyms is fascinating and can aid your learning.   If you are on Twitter - Follow Dr Elena Sgarbossa https://t...
July 10, 2020
What is FOAM?  We talk with Dr Avijit Barai about his contribution to the FOAMed world. You can find Dr Barai's YouTube Channel here - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCwI4iHQ9LQosJuaMw4lCYA Follow h...
July 3, 2020
Concussion management in urgent care can be challenging. Today we catch up with Director of Clinical Training, Dr David Sorell and we chat about how he currently approaches concussion.   Check out the...
June 26, 2020
What is the best imaging for suspected renal colic?  And do you have easy access to that imaging? Today we chat with Dr David Sorrell about a recent post by Justin Morgenstern on First10EM about imagi...
June 19, 2020
Today we catch up with Director of Clinical Training, Dr David Sorrell.  We chat briefly about life at Level 1 and then go over some of his recent Facebook posts that looked at mandibular fractures, p...
June 12, 2020
Witnessing a young adult fainting recently reminded me of a video of syncopal German medical students from the 1990's. Check out the video here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOsNeUg1iGA The abstra...
June 5, 2020
Fungal infections, particularly of the nail, can be frustrating conditions to treat when they present through an urgent care clinic.  We speak with  Dr Amanda Oakley, an adjunct associate Professor at...
May 29, 2020

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