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About dreapadoir

Emergency Physician, author of http://underneathEM.com Emergency Medicine blog, photographer at http://www.dreapadoir.com

The Quay

Barnacle encrusted stumps remain. Thrusting, vertebral fossils From tidal glar pools and rising silt. The bar is no longer dredged: Time gently smudges over noisy, dark, Dangerous memories: Coal-black, Bent-backed, Hard men stooping – Their iron shovels grate on coal, … Continue reading

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underneathEM.com

I’ve noticed a few people following me here rather than at my newer blog. I will eventually retire this blog and it has been taken over by underneathEM.com so please follow me there instead. Other than reminders like this, I … Continue reading

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Redirecting to http://underneathEM.com

If you ended up here by following a link from Amal Mattu’s EKG of the week talk on pericarditis vs STEMI, please go to http://underneathEM.com instead – I’m in the process of moving house!

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Moving house

In the spirit of FOAM (Free Open Access Meducation) I have been collaborating with Mike Cadogan from http://lifeinthefastlane.com to migrate this blog to it’s own domain. There is some fine tuning yet to do, but the existing content is all … Continue reading

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I have scaled the pinnacle – retirement is all there is left

I am of course delighted with my receipt of the accolade of a F.UCEM Diploma from the Utopian College of Emergency for Medicine via LITFL.com although this is tinged with disappointment as their promise to invoke “legend” status was cruelly broken … Continue reading

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Not all ST elevation is STEMI – the follow up

So this ECG has generated a fair bit of interest and quite a few comments both here and on Twitter. I trickled out a bit more information in the second post, but here is the final act: I figured there … Continue reading

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Revisiting #ICEM2012 with @corbetron on Storify

I meant to link to this Storify piece by David Corbet on the remote delegate experience of NOT attending a major medical conference using the social media tools of Twitter and Storify to share and reverberate his experiences. This is … Continue reading

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