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Happy American Thanksgiving 2013

Posted by on Nov 27, 2013 in Holiday | 0 comments

Happy American Thanksgiving to all the SGEM listeners from the USA. Click on this fun YouTube video featuring some of the BEEM members celebrating the holiday. According to the SGEM Facebook page 21% of likes are from USA.¬†¬†TwitterMap App says 35% of my followers are from America. My blog does not generate this type of data. But there are two members of the BEEM Dream Team in the USA. Dr. Tony Seupaul is a transplanted Canadian who is the Chair of EM at University of Arkansas and Dr. Chris Carpenter the EBM guru from Washington University in St. Louis. I hope they enjoy the long weekend spending time with close friends and family.  ...

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Lest We Forget

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Holiday | 0 comments

In Flanders Field In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie, In Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel with the foe: To you from failing hands we throw The torch; be yours to hold it high. If ye break faith with us who die We shall not sleep, though poppies grow In Flanders fields. John McCrae 1872-1918: Canadian poet, physician, author, artist and...

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BEEM Scream Team

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013 in Featured, Holiday | 0 comments

Check out the BEEM Scream Team performing “I Will Survive”. Don’t be afraid, evidence based medicine is not that scary. It is about increasing patients’ choices and not just about the literature. You can stay up to date on the best emergency medicine literature. Just listen to the SGEM every week and be skeptical of anything you learn, even if you heard it on The Skeptics’ Guide to Emergency...

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