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David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with national and international experts in the field of critical care in emergency medicine. Join us each month for insights on a timely topic of importance for emergency physicians.


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AAEM Podcasts: Critical Care in Emergency Medicine

Last updated: August 13, 2013
  • High Blood Pressure (August 22, 2017)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami Beach and President-Elect of AAEM, speaks with Evie Marcolini, MD FAAEM FACEP FCCM, Assistant Professor at Yale University School of Medicine and AAEM board member. Drs. Farcy and Marcolini discuss high blood pressure in patients with subarachnoid bleeds, traumatic brain injuries, and acute ischemic strokes. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Post Intubation Decompensation (July 21, 2017)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami Beach and President-Elect of AAEM, speaks with Andrew Phillips, MD MEd FAAEM, Fellow at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. Drs. Farcy and Phillips discuss post intubation decompensation. Discussion points include: the PUSH 100% and HOP mnemonics. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • CMS Sepsis Core Measures: 2017 Update (June 20, 2017)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami Beach and President-Elect of AAEM, speaks with Tiffany Osborn, MD MPH FACEP, Professor of Emergency Medicine and Acute and Critical Care Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Drs. Farcy and Osborn discuss the recent update of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign and its application in patient treatment. Discussion points include: upcoming changes, lactate clearance, and Vitamin C. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Non-Invasive Positive Pressure (June 24, 2016)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Todd Slesinger, MD FAAEM, Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency at Aventura Hospital in Florida about non-invasive positive pressure, the types of delivery, and specific disease processes it may help. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Review of Early Goal Directed Therapy - PROMISE Trial (November 12, 2015)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Tiffany Osborn, MD MPH FACEP, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Acute and Critical Care Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Drs. Farcy and Osborn discuss the PROMISE Trial. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Surgical Airway: Preparedness and Making the Decision (June 30, 2015)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Scott D. Weingart, MD FCCM, Chief of the Division of Emergency Critical Care at Elmhurst Hospital Center and Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine in the Icahn school of medicine at Mount Sinai in New York. In this episode, Drs. Farcy and Weingart discuss preparedness and decision making surrounding surgical airways. Intro music by SaReGaMa, "Sky is the Limit," from the album "Sky is the Limit," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Update of Target Temperature Management (TTM) After Cardiac Arrest (February 27, 2015)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Dr. Niklas Nielsen, an attending physician at Helsingborg Hospital in Sweden. In this episode, Drs. Farcy and Nielsen discuss TTM study and target temperature management in patients following cardiac arrest. Intro music by SaReGaMa, "Sky is the Limit," from the album "Sky is the Limit," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Neuromuscular Blocking Agents in Mechanically Ventilated Patients (February 6, 2015)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with David Huang, MD MPH, Associate Professor at the University of Pittsburgh in the departments of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care. In this episode, Drs. Farcy and Huang discuss the neuromuscular blocking agents in mechanically ventilated patients. Intro music by SaReGaMa, "Sky is the Limit," from the album "Sky is the Limit," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Fluids used in Fluid Resuscitation: "There's Nothing Normal About Normal Saline" (August 5, 2014)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Peter DeBlieux, MD FAAEM, Professor of Medicine at Louisiana State University Health & Science Center in New Orleans. In this episode, Drs. Farcy and DeBlieux discuss the fluids used in fluid resuscitation including isotonic crystalloids and albumin. Intro music by SaReGaMa, "Sky is the Limit," from the album "Sky is the Limit," powered by JAMENDO.
  • CVP vs Ultrasound: Assessing Volume Status in the Critically Ill Patient (May 7, 2014)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Ashika Jain, MD, Assistant Professor at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. In this episode, Drs. Farcy and Jain discuss CVP, ultrasound, and how to assess fluid responsiveness in your critically ill patient. Ultrasound photos available on the AAEM blog at www.aaem.org/publications/blog. Intro music by SaReGaMa, "Sky is the Limit," from the album "Sky is the Limit," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Join Us for the Critical Care Track at AAEM14! (January 6, 2014)
    Join us for the critical care track at the 20th Annual Scientific Assembly! In this podcast-short, track chair, Michael Winters, MD FAAEM FACEP, highlights the educational track "In a New York Minute - Critical Care in Your ED" which will run over two days at the assembly, beginning on the afternoon of Wednesday, February 12th and returning on the morning of Thursday, February 13th. Intro music by SaReGaMa, "Sky is the Limit," from the album "Sky is the Limit," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Post Cardiac Arrest Syndrome (December 16, 2013)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Joseph Shiber, MD FAAEM FCCM FACP, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care at the University of Florida, Jacksonville. In this episode, Drs. Farcy and Shiber investigate how to improve the care and survival of post cardiac arrest syndrome patients by discussing a patient case of a 67 y/o female. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Hypothermia for Post-Arrest Patients with Spontaneous Return of Circulation - Part 2 (September 3, 2013)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with David Gaieski, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine of University of Pennsylvania. Drs. Farcy and Gaieski discuss hypothermia for post-cardiac arrest patients with return of spontaneous circulation. In part 2 of this series, the discussion covers the nuts and bolts of the hypothermia process. Discussion points include: controlling shivering, major physiological and hematological effects, the re-warming process, and the future of hypothermia. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Hypothermia for Post-Arrest Patients with Spontaneous Return of Circulation - Part 1 (September 3, 2013)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with David Gaieski, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. Drs. Farcy and Gaieski discuss hypothermia for post-cardiac arrest patients with return of spontaneous circulation. In part 1 of this series, the discussion covers why hypothermia is so important for these patients, a review of landmark articles, as well as inclusion and exclusion criteria. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • ScvO2 vs. Lactate Clearance in Early Goal Directed Therapy (July 23, 2013)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Michael Winters, MD FAAEM, Associate Professor of EM and IM at the University of Maryland. Drs. Farcy and Winters discuss ScvO2 versus lactate clearance in early goal directed therapy its application in patient treatment. The discussion covers a review of landmark articles and well as recent literature. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.
  • Review of the Updated Surviving Sepsis Campaign (May 31, 2013)
    David Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical in Miami Beach, Florida, speaks with Tiffany Osborn, MD MPH FACEP, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Acute and Critical Care Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Drs. Farcy and Osborn discuss the recent update of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign and its application in patient treatment. Discussion points include: lactate clearance, vasopressors, blood transfusions, and steroids. Intro music by NICOCO, "Quiberon," from the album "Nicoco," powered by JAMENDO.