Is That a Thing?

Dr Anthony Hackett

The “is that a thing podcast” is an emergency medicine and critical care podcast designed for health care professionals who want to bridge the gap between clinical practice and current evidence. The podcast aims to use the sharp knife of up-to-date evidence to dissect dogma and controversies in emergency medicine and critical care.The show is regularly hosted by emergency physicians Dr Anthony Hackett and Dr Hugh Hiller.

Mysteries and myths about fever in medicineAntibiotics in diverticulitis (?)Is nitroglycerin still useful in modern medicineWhat is the optimal blood pressure in trauma...and should we ever use vasopressors in trauma?Roid rage!  Corticosteroids in emergency medicineChoosing IV Size and Location for CT scansContrast Chronicles Part II:  IV Contrast AllergyDoes IV contrast cause kidney injury?Targeted temperature management for post-cardiac arrest patients in 2021REBOA: Is it ready for primetime?Going Viral: Respiratory virus panels and their utility in febrile childrenIntermediate risk pulmonary embolism treatmentCalcium in major trauma and traumatic hemorrhage