The following disclaimer applies to all authors for this blog, unless clearly stated otherwise.  By entering the website or listening to the podcast, you agree to and understand the following terms and conditions:

The information presented on this website and in my podcasts are my own personal views, opinions, and research on the subject matter and do not represent those of my institution or my department.  Medicine is an ever changing landscape.  While I make every attempt to provide accurate, up to date information, this blog is not intended to serve as the standard of care or a definitive all encompassing guide to emergency medicine.  

Furthermore, the EM Resident Blog and Podcast should not be used in any legal capacity.  I do not establish the standard of care in any sense.  See above regarding the accuracy of any statements or opinions made on the podcast or blog.

All clinical cases and "patients" presented in the blog and podcast are fictional.  They are made up based on past interactions with real patients as well as my experiences taking Emergency Medicine exams, but are not intended to represent any specific person or exam.  No specific individual patient information will ever be provided in the blog or podcast.  Any direct similarities to any real person or exam question is purely coincidental and unintentional.  

My Inservice and Board Review material is my own.  All questions are my own, and have not been directly taken from commercially available board review products.  I have not taken any information from the exams directly, and will abide by all ABEM rules regarding the EM Boards, and any posts or comments that violate those rules will be removed from the site.  

I do no have any relevant financial disclosures to make.  Any mention of drugs or medical products is done only in the setting of clinical and educational discussion, and does not represent my endorsement of those drugs or products.  

Do not use this website for medical advice.  If you have stumbled here looking for self-diagnosis, please contact your doctor for any medical concerns.  The information is intended only use by Emergency Medicine Residents, physicians, nurses, midlevel providers, and qualified medical personnel in their education.  By reading or listening to my material, you agree not to use it as the basis for your own medical treatment or the treatment of your patients.