Some excellent ‘Free Open Access Meducation’ resources…

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Life in the Fast Lane (LITFL)

Dedicated to providing online education in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine. Weekly review collating all the very best in #FOAMed and #FOAMcc. Authored by an impressive team of Critical Care physicians from Australia & NZ. @sandnsurf @precordialthump

EM Crit blog and podcast

Evidenced-based care from the fields of Critical Care, Resuscitation and Trauma translated for bedside use. Authored by Scott Weingart, an ED intensivist from NYC. @emcrit


A pulmonary intensivist’s blog discussing controversies in adult critical care medicine. @PulmCrit

St.Emlyn’s – Meducation in Virchester

A virtual hospital in the heart of post industrial Virchester. @stemlyns @EMManchester

Critical Care Reviews

Critical Care educational resource run by Rob Mac Sweeney, an intensivist in Belfast, NI. Key features include journal watch and weekly newsletter linking to open access journal articles and reviews. The annual CCR Book is beyond compare – download now! @CritCareReviews

The Bottom Line (TBL)

A compendium of the landmark papers which are shaping the way we manage our critically ill patients. Each paper has been summarised and critiqued using a standard template and ends with a ‘bottom line’ paragraph to allow a quick reminder of the key points. Discussion and contributions from the global FOAM community ensure accurate, high quality reviews. @WICSBottomLine


Quick summaries of evidence-based medicine.