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Emergency Doctor. Applying knowledge under pressure. The Emergency Mind Book: bit.ly/emindbook

Building Your Emergency Mind

How to work toward mastery when chances to practice are limited.

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Knowledge Under Pressure #24

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Knowledge Under Pressure #23

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Knowledge Under Pressure #22

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Building Your Emergency Mind

Advice from a Navy bomb squad expert on better decision making during times of emergency

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Building Your Emergency Mind

An ER doctor’s reading list for handling uncertainty and stress and improving performance during a crisis

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EMERGENCY MIND EVIDENCE

A study exploring the links between expert performance in music and surgery.

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The Quick Look

The Evidence

Question


Building Your Emergency Mind

How to recover from and start to process being the caregiver in a crisis.

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The Question

“How can people working in a crisis situation — for instance in an emergency department — come down from the adrenaline that can last after the situation has passed? I was briefly a volunteer community liaison officer for my local fire brigade when a bushfire was at a great risk of impacting my community — I really enjoyed the two days I was in this role and it reaffirmed my desire to work in crisis situations — however, particularly after the first day I found it hard to come down from that adrenaline that night after finishing. It was a…


Emergency Mind Evidence

A study exploring how (and why) time pressure makes us worse at diagnosing things correctly.

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The Quick Look

The Evidence

Question


Training your Emergency Mind

Start work now on the moves you’ll need to rely on when things get truly tough.

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That’s a great move, but can you do it when you’re tired?

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