Clinical

The Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint John NB, provides specialist emergency care for over 125,000 patients annually. The objective of the clinical program is to produce and distribute evidence based resources for clinicians. This page provides links to our own guidelines, recommended external guidelines, online texts, patient information and medical calculators. Useful hospital/departmental forms, clinical policies and guides to departmental equipment are available in the clinical file store.


Clinical Academic Department Head: Dr Paul Atkinson

Assistant Clinical Department Head: Dr David Lewis

Infrastructure and Patient Care Director: Dr Andrew Lohoar

Quality and Knowledge Translation Director: Dr Cherie Adams

Emergency Operations and Planning Director: Dr James French

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Anaphylaxis

Asthma Pediatrics

COPD

Croup

DKA Adult

DKA Pediatrics

Massive Transfusion

Minor Head Injury

Overcapacity Protocol

Pain Management

Pediatric Hydration in D&V

Sepsis Adult

Sepsis Pediatrics

Thoraco-Lumbar Spine Trauma

 


Clinical Pages

Diabetes

ENT

Infection

Patient Information Leaflets

Pain Control Resource Page

Trauma

Wound Care

 


Informatics Pages

Disposition Diagnosis

 

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External Guidelines

IWK poison centre website (username and password no longer required)

2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

Emergency Preparedness – Public Health Canada

 


Affiliated Programs

New Brunswick Trauma

New Brunswick Health – Publications (including NB Disease Watch Bulletin)

 


 

Clinical Files

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