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This week, SMACC week, sees the launch of Rob MacSweeney’s new journal – Critical Care Horizons. Check out the first edition!

This course, an addition to the BEYOND BASIC series, is designed to give the ICU trainee a structured approach to management of the upper airway. The course includes pre-course reading (course manual provided), pre-cours …

Flashback Friday. We revisit Sydney HEMs doctor, Brian Burns’ talk on prehospital management and retrieval medicine.

Case 23 from Drew Sullivan History A 70 year old man presents to the Emergency Department following a witnessed syncope whilst seated. He describes a 2 day history of intermittent palpitations with associated light-heade …

Flashback Friday. We revisit Cliff Reid’s inspirational talk on How to be a Hero. Presented at SMACC 2013.

Anthony Brown shares his tips and tricks to maximise the chance for your paper to get published. This is a fantastic podcast which comes neatly packaged in just 15 minutes.

ATTENTION ALL CICM PRIMARY EXAM CANDIDATES! Details about the VPECC primary examination course held in Melbourne on the 10th of October 2015.

FLASHBACK FRIDAY! We re-visit the most popular ICN Posts in the lead up to SMACC Chicago! Check out the Social Media Q&A Panel (Weingart, Lex, Carley, Cadogan, Le Cong, Flower and Nickson) from SMACC 2013.

Case 22 from Drew Sullivan History A 45 year old man presents with a 2 week history of diplopia. His golfing friends had noticed that his game was ‘off’ and he was frequently and uncharacteristically ‘swinging and missin …

Michelle Johnston, ED physician and author talks about the Artful Arrangement of Words and how we can improve our skills in writing.