Emergency physician and former Special Forces medic Mike Shertz, MD walks us through the steps on how to be an effective first receiver of mass casualty victims and shares the lessons written in blood from previous events.
How to stay cool under pressure. We discuss:graduated pressure, deliberate training, tired moves, and acknowledging the suboptimal.
Medical emergencies in austere environments, managing acute pain without medication, and using breath work vs distraction in high stress situation
We break down: the path to clear our ‘schedule plates’ and open space in our lives, get un-busy, and conquer the email inbox.
What gives you fulfillment in your job? If you know it, do you make purposeful choices to keep pointed in that direction?
Scott breaks down his five fears when it comes to medical practice and thinks that those who seek to follow his advice should take these fears into account before acting.