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Podcast of ExBEM

Welcome to the Podcast of ExBem, the podcast of experience based emergency medicine, where dogma is challenged and new ideas born from clinical experience are explored.  If you agree with these ideas, great. If you disagree, all the better...  explain why in the comments section.  The podcast is also available on iTunes and subscriptions are free.

Apr 16, 2020

The internet and TV report that corona virus tests are crucial but also scarce - so they must give an advantage to individuals trying to survive the pandemic, right?  (kind of like having lots of toilet paper).  Testing is important but not for the reasons that the media implies and misconceptions about testing continue to abound.  So here is a reality check.