Archive for category Discussion

Patient Handoffs

Proactive Care/Vents/Pressors

A discussion of proactive care, a little on vents, and pressor management. Stay safe. JY

Perfect, is the drive toward perfection in healthcare helping or hurting

A discussion of the recent push toward eliminating adverse and safety events in healthcare. A great idea, but is it making things safer?

The Crashing Patient

Discussion of what to do when suddenly your patient becomes the sickest patient in the hospital.

Expertise and Escalation

Discussion of expertise and escalation. Thanks for listening. JY

Medical Malpractice Process Part 1

Discussion of initial aspects of a medical malpractice case. Part 2 next week. Thanks for listening. JY

Ileus and SBO

A discussion of ileus and SBO. Thanks for listening. JY


Discussion on new (not really) concepts in spinal immobilization and our perspective on it. Thanks for listening. JY

Hierarchies in Medicine and Surgery

A discussion of the key role hierarchies play in high risk fields. Thanks for listening. JY

Being a great student

My advice on how to stand out as a student in any medical area. Thanks for listening. JY