Posters

Poster viewing session times: Sunday 09:40 – 10:15, 14:30 – 15:00

PosterTitlePresenter
P001Age-Adjusted D-Dimer and Two-Site Compression Point of Care Ultrasonography to Rule Out Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis - A pilot studyKhalifa Alqaydi
P002Prehospital analgesia with intra-nasal ketamine: A randomized double-blind pilot studyGary Andolfatto
P003Which  factors predict resuscitation outcomes in patients arriving to the emergency department in cardiac arrest? A SHoC series study.Paul  Atkinson
P004Simulation for emergency department quality improvementJared Baylis
P005Optimum accuracy of massive transfusion protocol activation criteria: the clinician's viewChris Bell
P006Patient passports in the emergency department: a scoping review.Caitlin Bennett
P007Safety and effectiveness of a care protocol to treat migraine with Propofol in the emergency departmentSimon Berthelot
P008Hereditary Angioedema Rapid Triage Tool (HAE-RT): Translating Clinical Research into Clinical PracticeStephen  Betschel
P009Emergency department overcrowding associated with increased door-to-ecg time in patients with chest painMeghan Bhatia
P010A systematic review of the association between Emergency Medical Services (EMS) time factors and survival.Dirk  Chisholm
P011Performance of emergency department nurses in evaluating a simulated patient with alcohol withdrawal syndrome following an education curriculum.Bjug Borgundvaag
P012Why did you leave? Contacting left without being seen patients to understand their emergency department experience.Barinder Brar
P013Management of intimate partner violence in the emergency departmentRebecca Brown
P014Comparison of prehospital administration of naloxone to patients with or without a history of an opioid overdoseFranco Cardone
P015Staff skills: a procedural skills curriculum for emergency medicine attending physicians in CalgaryAnthony Chad
P016Junior and senior clinician educators rank key medical education articles differently depending on topicTeresa Chan
P017When the “rules” hit the road: How emergency physicians make decisions in the era of the Clinical Decision RulesTeresa Chan
P018Blocked practice outperforms random practice for learning resuscitative transesophageal echocardiography: a randomized controlled trialJordan Chenkin
P019The path of least resistance: how computerized provider order entry can lead to (and reduce) wasteful practicesJoseph Choi
P020Post-return of spontaneous circulation care and outcomes – a single centre experienceMichael Clemente
P021Outcomes of out of hospital cardiac arrest in London, OntarioMichael Clemente
P022The revised METRIQ Score: An international, social-media based usability analysis of a quality evaluation instrument for medical education blogsBrent Thoma
P023La valeur diagnostique du 'Score de détection de la dissection aortique' et du ratio neutrophiles sur lymphocytes pour le syndrome aortique aiguAlexis Cournoyer
P024Sharing evidence, experiences and expertise: the value of networking to standardize emergency care for kids in CanadaLeah Crockett
P025Are we ready for a gunman in the emergency department?  A qualitative study of staff perceptions of risk and readiness to respondMelissa McGowan
P026Opioid use and dependence three months after an emergency department visit for acute painRaoul Daoust
P027A descriptive needs-based assessment of paramedic continuing educationMatthew Davis
P028Self-directed learning in Advanced Care Paramedics:  Perceived deficits and completed activitiesMatthew Davis
P029A descriptive analysis of defibrillation vector change for prehospital refractory ventricular fibrillationMatthew Davis
P030Role of scribes in emergency care in the Saskatoon Health RegionAlixe Dick
P031An online video analysis study of out of hospital cardiac arrest: Patterns in presentation and opportunities for machine learningMatthew Douma
P032Twelve angry medics: A study of bimanual external aortic compression in healthy adult menMatthew Douma
P033Reducing pantoprazole infusions in ED GI bleed patients by optimizing electronic order setsShawn Dowling
P034Audit and feedback for emergency physicians  -  perceptions and opportunities for optimizationShawn Dowling
P035Continuous intravenous low-dose ketamine infusion for managing pain in the emergency departmentJefferson Drapkin
P036Interim analysis of the impact of the Emergency Department Transformation System on flow metricsAdam Dukelow
P037Training first-responders to administer publicly available epinephrine – a randomized studyRobert Dunfield
P038Emergency Medicine Interest Group: Evaluation of a student led organization at Memorial UniversityCody Dunne
P039Application of the Delphi method to refine key components in the iterative development of a mobile tele-simulation unit (MTU)Cody Dunne
P040Describing antibiotic utilization and uptake of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease order set in Saskatoon emergency departmentsKevin Durr
P041Patient perspectives on emergency department use for acute atrial fibrillation: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains frameworkDebra Eagles
P042Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) in Trauma: a Systematic ReviewAlistair Eksteen
P043Standards for change: developing international minimum standards for the care of older people in the emergency departmentBrittany Ellis

Poster viewing session time: Monday 10:15 – 10:45

PosterTitlePresenter
P044Register to donate while you wait: assessing public acceptability of utilizing the emergency department waiting room for organ and tissue donor registrationBrittany Ellis
P045Impact of post-intubation hypotension on mortality of patients in the emergency department (ED)Marcel Emond
P046A quality improvement initiative for improving integration of resource stewardship concepts into undergraduate medical educationKate Eppler
P047Prevalence and severity of hypertension presenting to Calgary area emergency departmentsKate Eppler
P048Interprofessional airway microskill checklists facilitate the deliberate practice of surgical cricothyrotomy with 3-D printed surgical airway trainers.James French
P049Changes in situational awareness of emergency teams in simulated trauma cases using an RSI checklist.James French
P050How aware is safe enough?  Situational Awareness is higher in safer teams doing simulated emergency airway cases.James French
P051Management of subcutaneous abscesses in the emergency departmentSteven Friedman
P052Utility of data captured by Transition Referral Forms for program evaluation and researchLindsay Gaudet
P053Characteristics and outcomes of patients seen by transition coordinators in the emergency departmentLindsay Gaudet
P054Interventions aimed at improvement in emergency department related transitions in care for adult patients with atrial fibrillation and flutter: A systematic reviewJames Gilbertson
P055An international, interprofessional investigation of the podcast listening habits of emergency clinicians: A METRIQ StudyScott Goerzen
P056Non-invasive measurement of the central venous pressure using near-infrared spectroscopy versus point-of-care ultrasoundNatasha Goumeniouk
P057A systematic review of the efficacy of opioid analgesics for the management of acute pain in older adults in the emergency departmentJonathan Gravel
P058Paramedic Recognition and Management of Anaphylaxis in the Prehospital SettingMichelle  Welsford
P059Who will be ready to fly? Characteristics of successful and unsuccessful geriatric discharges from the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital emergency department through the ED2Home programErica Hack
P060Incidence of child and youth presentations to the emergency department for addictions and mental healthHeather Hair
P061Implementing CBME in Emergency Medicine: Lessons Learned from the First 6 Months of Transition at Queen’s UniversityAndrew Hall
P062The feasibility of pertussis immunization in a Canadian emergency departmentDarren Hansen
P063Ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access in the emergency department: a randomized controlled trial comparing single and dual-operator techniqueAlexander Hart
P064Characteristics of physical space that optimize clinical learning in the emergency department:  implications for designMahmood Hasan
P065Development and implementation of a postpartum hypertension recognition and management protocol for use in the emergency department.T Lee-Ann Hawkins
P066Methotrexate in the management of suspected ectopic pregnancy.Krista Hawrylyshyn
P067Ectopic pregnancy outcomes in patients discharged from the emergency department.Krista Hawrylyshyn
P068Predictors of admission in unscheduled return visits to the emergency department.Jake Hayward
P069Hardened tendencies: Persistence of initial appraisals following simulation-based stress trainingChristopher Hicks
P070Excluding ectopic pregnancy in patients presenting to a community emergency department with first trimester bleedingErica Hoe
P071Content of clinical informatics in international training standards for emergency medicine specialistsBrian Holroyd
P072The effect of infographic promotion on research dissemination and readership: a randomized control trialSimon Huang
P073The GridlockED Board Game: Using Serious Games for Medical EducationSimon  Huang
P074Comparison of unmanned aerial vehicle technology versus standard practice in triaging casualties by paramedic students in a mass casualty incident scenarioTrevor Jain
P075Discovering the Unknown: Using Storytelling to Identify Emergent Learning Needs for the Intrinsic Competencies Within an Online Needs AssessmentTeresa Chan
P076Choosing Wisely: hemoglobin transfusions and the treatment of iron deficiency anemiaChristoper  Rice
P077The health inequalities among foreign patients visiting the emergency room with injury: A nationwide population-based study in South Korea, 2013-2015Sungmin Jung
P078If you build it they will come: use of live actor patients during a hospital-wide mass casualty simulation exercise to garner institutional commitment to long term drillsNicole Kester-Greene
P079Transition to practice: evaluating the need for formal training in supervision and assessment techniques among senior emergency medicine residents and new to practice emergency physiciansSarah Kilbertus
P080Clinical Lead Nurse Practitioner Strathcona Community HospitalDaris Klemmer
P081ICD-10 coding of free text diagnoses is not reliable for the diagnosis of PE in Calgary zone emergency department patientsKatrina Koger
P082Kingston emergency department utilization of adults who have experienced  adverse childhood experiences.Daniel Korpal
P083Developing an interview guide to explore physicians’ perceptions about unmet palliative care needs in Alberta’s emergency departmentsMaureen Kruhlak
P084Substituting capillary blood for urine in point-of-care pregnancy testsMichel Lafleche
P085Potential benefits of incentive spirometry following a rib fracture: a propensity-score analysis.Marcel Emond
P086Emergency department visits for upper gastrointestinal bleeding: A population-based Alberta cohortEddy Lang
P087Procedural sedation in Canadian emergency departments – a national survey of pharmacological agent selection and practice variationErik Leci
P088Procedural sedation in Canadian emergency departments – a national survey of airway management, patient monitoring, and adverse eventsErik Leci
P089The Effect of Patient Positioning on Ultrasound Landmarking for CricothyrotomyJonathan Lee
P090The Use of a pediatric pre-arrival and pre-departure trauma checklist to improve clinical care in a simulated trauma resuscitation: a randomized trial.Patricia Lee-Nobbee
P091Emergency Critical Care Ultrasound (ECCU) paramedical course: A novel curriculum for training paramedics in ultrasoundDavid  Lewis
P092Combatting sedentary lifestyles; can exercise prescriptions in the Emergency Department lead to a behavioural change in patients?David Lewis
P093Performing the balancing act: Emergency medicine physicians' multifaceted roles and their influence on trainee assessmentTeresa Chan
P094A computerized provider order entry strategy to improve the quality of clinical information on neuroimaging requisitions from the emergency department: an interim analysisKatie Lin
P095Do resident as teacher programs increase emergency medicine residents’ comfort level with teaching junior learners?Marc Lipkus
P096Real-time 72 hour readmission alertShawn Dowling
P097Making Emergency Room Crash Carts UsefulCarl Malishewski
P098 Solid organ donation from the emergency department – a systematic reviewJessica McCallum
P099valuating the potential impact of an ECPR program at The Ottawa Hospital: a retrospective health records reviewLaura McDonald
P100Exploring First Nations members’ emergency department experiences and concerns through participatory research methodsPatrick McLane
P101Sex-specific Troponin T cutoffs for ruling out acute myocardial infarction at ED arrivalAndrew McRae
P102A quality improvement project: Identifying and managing latent safety threats though a zone wide emergency department in-situ multidiscipline simulation programDomhnall Odochartaigh
P104Evaluating the use of the pulmonary embolism rule-out criteria in the emergency departmentSameer Sharif
P105rming emergency stroke care through innovation: Canada’s first stroke ambulanceHayrapet Kalashyan

Poster viewing session times: Tuesday 09:40 – 10:15, 14:30 – 15:00

PosterTitlePresenter
P106Systemic thrombolysis for suspected high-risk pulmonary embolism: a retrospective medical record review.Ali Mulla
P107The development of a mentorship based, near-peer simulated resuscitation training program for medical traineesJohn O'Leary
P108Cannabis hyperemesis syndrome within emergency department users in the Calgary health region: a retrospective analysisNicholas Packer
P109Education innovation: pediatric emergencies curriculum for emergency physiciansKaif Pardhan
P110A prospective cohort study to evaluate sex differences in presentations and management for patients presenting to emergency departments with atrial fibrillation and flutter.Brian Rowe
P111Burnout among emergency physicians working at a large tertiary center in London, OntarioRushika Perera
P112FLO on Flow: Front Line Ownership of Emergency Department, Hospital, and Health System Patient Flow – A Novel Approach to ED Overcrowding (Part 1)David Petrie
P113A systematic review and meta-analysis of tourniquet devices for speed of application, successful hemostasis and patient toleranceChristoper Picard
P114Blood on Board: the Development of a Prehospital Blood Transfusion Program in a Canadian Helicopter Emergency Medical ServiceZoe  Piggott
P115Bounceback Reports- Improving Patient CareFiona Pinto
P116A randomized cross-over trial of conventional bimanual versus single elbow (Koch) chest compression quality in a height-restricted aeromedical helicopterNick Pompa
P117A pilot program of physician at triage conducted at a tertiary care hospital improved measures of emergency department throughput and provides a potential solution for emergency department overcrowding.James Powell
P118Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI) Score as a predictor for readmission in acute Pulmonary Embolism in Emergency Department?Dwip Prajapati
P119Pain free laceration repairs using intra-nasal ketamine: DosINK 1- A dose escalation clinical trialSoha Rached-dastous
P120Rapid hepatitis C virus screening and diagnostic testing for high-risk patients in an urban emergency department: A pilot projectKelsey Ragan
P121Derivation of a clinical decision tool for predicting adverse outcomes among emergency department patients with lower gastrointestinal bleedingRosa Ramaekers
P122Ready for the story? A mixed methods systematic review of factors that influence handovers between prehospital personnel and emergency department nurses receiving patients arriving by ambulanceGudrun Reay
P123Mental practice for technical skills training in emergency medicine: A scoping reviewJames Riggs
P124A new in-skates balance error scoring system for the sideline assessment of concussion in hockey playersAntony Robert
P125Introduction of extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR) into emergency care: a feasibility studyDerek Rollo
P126Development of inclusion and exclusion criteria for ECPR in a regional hospital.Derek Rollo
P127A prospective study of the management and outcomes of patients with symptomatic atrial fibrillation and/or flutter presenting to emergency departments.Brian Rowe
P128Time of transfer of admitted patients from the ED: a potential area for improvement of patient flow in very high-volume emergency departmentsLeila Salehi
P129Variability in ordering of Computed Tomography (CT) scans among emergency physiciansLeila Salehi
P130Cumulative daily boarding time: a new way to measure emergency department congestion and hospital-wide flowLeila Salehi
P131Antimicrobial stewardship and best practices for the treatment of STIs in ED sexual assault patientsKari Sampsel
P132Real life management of patients presenting with upper gastrointestinal bleeding in a tertiary care emergency department - Are we delivering the standard of care?Simrat Sandha
P133Meteorological predictors of epidemic orthopedic trauma in CalgaryChristina Schweitzer
P134Escape game as a theatre-based simulation for teamwork skills training in undergraduate medical educationAnthony Seto
P135Frequent emergency department use as an independent factor associated with mortality in substance and opioid misuse: a retrospective analysis of linked databasesJessica Moe
P136Evaluating the use of the YEARS clinical decision rule for diagnosing pulmonary embolism in the Emergency DepartmentSameer Sharif
P137Automation of follow-up microbiology culture results in patients discharged from the emergency departmentDominick Shelton
P138Using electronic health record data to assess emergency medicine trainees’ independent and interdependent performance: A qualitative perspective on measuring what mattersLisa Shepherd
P139How available is availability bias? Examining factors that influence diagnostic errorJonathan  Sherbino
P140Risk factors for adverse outcomes in hyperglycemic patients presenting to the emergency department: a systematic reviewLubna Siddiqi
P141Predictive validity of the Regional Paramedic Program for Eastern Ontario (RPPEO) prehospital sepsis notification toolMike Austin
P142Diagnosis of pulmonary embolism in the Canadian context: clinical review findings from a health technology assessmentSarah Garland
P143An exploratory study to understand relationship between gameplay experience and observed actionsChad Singh
P144Assessment of the quality of evidence presented at the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians annual meeting over a five-year period (2013-2017)Varun Srivatsav
P145The role of audit and feedback in the ED setting: are physicians able to accurately predict their own practice?Antonia Stang
P146Organ and tissue donation from poisoned patients in the emergency department: a Canadian perspectiveLouis Staple
P147Clinical characteristics and system factors of elderly treated for agitation in the emergency department: a data driven approachRyan Tam
P148What do surgeons expect of the Emergency Department in the diagnosis and management of pediatric appendicitis?Graham Thompson
P149 Do patients presenting to the emergency department with a mental health crisis have access to community healthcare resources?Cameron Thompson
P150Emergency medicine resident perspectives on journal club as a community of practice and its impact on clinical medicineDaniel Ting
P151Occupational therapy in the emergency department: sustaining resultsJessie Trenholm
P152Point of care biliary ultrasound in the emergency department (BUSED): implications for surgical referral and emergency department wait timesKristine Van Aarsen
P153Preparedness of Canadian physician offices for paediatric emergenciesSubhrata Verma
P154Exploring health care connections and transitions in care for patients presenting to emergency departments with acute wheezing illnessesBrian  Rowe
P155Utilization of personal mobile devices to record patient data by emergency physicians and residents.Kerry Walker
P156Exploring educational innovation: out of the shadows of shadow weekTeresa Wawrykow
P157Pain management post-emergency department discharge: how are analgesics being consumed by patients with ongoing pain?Sarah Weicker
P158Sensitivity analysis of CTAS temperature modifier in the emergency departmentMichael Weldon
P159Identifying the cause for inappropriate urine cultures in a Canadian urban academic emergency departmentAdrian Wu
P160Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy following emergency department treatment of non-purulent skin and soft tissue infections: a descriptive analysisKrishan Yadav
P161Emergency department visits for hyperglycemia in emerging adults with diabetes: a health records reviewJustin Yan
P162Patient-important outcomes in hyperglycemia after discharge from the emergency department: a prospective cohort studyJustin Yan
P163Methanol poisoning by inhalation:  A case seriesHelen Yaworski
P164Development of the BC-Airway Registry for Emergencies (BCARE) networkKia Dullemond
P165A Non-hierarchical Mentorship Model for Professional DevelopmentFareen Zaver
P166The Chief Resident Incubator - A virtual community of practiceFareen Zaver
P167The Spot the Diagnosis! Series: Using Fine Art to Teach Observation Skills and Medical Concepts on a Medical Education WebsiteLeah Zhao
P168Critical Dynamics Study of Burnout in Emergency Department Health Professionals in New Brunswick: Revisiting 6 years later.Felix Zhou
PosterTitlePresenter
P001Age-Adjusted D-Dimer and Two-Site Compression Point of Care Ultrasonography to Rule Out Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis - A pilot studyKhalifa Alqaydi
P002Prehospital analgesia with intra-nasal ketamine: A randomized double-blind pilot studyGary Andolfatto
P003Which  factors predict resuscitation outcomes in patients arriving to the emergency department in cardiac arrest? A SHoC series study.Paul  Atkinson
P004Simulation for emergency department quality improvementJared Baylis
P005Optimum accuracy of massive transfusion protocol activation criteria: the clinician's viewChris Bell
P006Patient passports in the emergency department: a scoping review.Caitlin Bennett
P007Safety and effectiveness of a care protocol to treat migraine with Propofol in the emergency departmentSimon Berthelot
P008Hereditary Angioedema Rapid Triage Tool (HAE-RT): Translating Clinical Research into Clinical PracticeStephen  Betschel
P009Emergency department overcrowding associated with increased door-to-ecg time in patients with chest painMeghan Bhatia
P010A systematic review of the association between Emergency Medical Services (EMS) time factors and survival.Dirk  Chisholm
P011Performance of emergency department nurses in evaluating a simulated patient with alcohol withdrawal syndrome following an education curriculum.Bjug Borgundvaag
P012Why did you leave? Contacting left without being seen patients to understand their emergency department experience.Barinder Brar
P013Management of intimate partner violence in the emergency departmentRebecca Brown
P014Comparison of prehospital administration of naloxone to patients with or without a history of an opioid overdoseFranco Cardone
P015Staff skills: a procedural skills curriculum for emergency medicine attending physicians in CalgaryAnthony Chad
P016Junior and senior clinician educators rank key medical education articles differently depending on topicTeresa Chan
P017When the “rules” hit the road: How emergency physicians make decisions in the era of the Clinical Decision RulesTeresa Chan
P018Blocked practice outperforms random practice for learning resuscitative transesophageal echocardiography: a randomized controlled trialJordan Chenkin
P019The path of least resistance: how computerized provider order entry can lead to (and reduce) wasteful practicesJoseph Choi
P020Post-return of spontaneous circulation care and outcomes – a single centre experienceMichael Clemente
P021Outcomes of out of hospital cardiac arrest in London, OntarioMichael Clemente
P022The revised METRIQ Score: An international, social-media based usability analysis of a quality evaluation instrument for medical education blogsBrent Thoma
P023La valeur diagnostique du 'Score de détection de la dissection aortique' et du ratio neutrophiles sur lymphocytes pour le syndrome aortique aiguAlexis Cournoyer
P024Sharing evidence, experiences and expertise: the value of networking to standardize emergency care for kids in CanadaLeah Crockett
P025Are we ready for a gunman in the emergency department?  A qualitative study of staff perceptions of risk and readiness to respondMelissa McGowan
P026Opioid use and dependence three months after an emergency department visit for acute painRaoul Daoust
P027A descriptive needs-based assessment of paramedic continuing educationMatthew Davis
P028Self-directed learning in Advanced Care Paramedics:  Perceived deficits and completed activitiesMatthew Davis
P029A descriptive analysis of defibrillation vector change for prehospital refractory ventricular fibrillationMatthew Davis
P030Role of scribes in emergency care in the Saskatoon Health RegionAlixe Dick
P031An online video analysis study of out of hospital cardiac arrest: Patterns in presentation and opportunities for machine learningMatthew Douma
P032Twelve angry medics: A study of bimanual external aortic compression in healthy adult menMatthew Douma
P033Reducing pantoprazole infusions in ED GI bleed patients by optimizing electronic order setsShawn Dowling
P034Audit and feedback for emergency physicians  -  perceptions and opportunities for optimizationShawn Dowling
P035Continuous intravenous low-dose ketamine infusion for managing pain in the emergency departmentJefferson Drapkin
P036Interim analysis of the impact of the Emergency Department Transformation System on flow metricsAdam Dukelow
P037Training first-responders to administer publicly available epinephrine – a randomized studyRobert Dunfield
P038Emergency Medicine Interest Group: Evaluation of a student led organization at Memorial UniversityCody Dunne
P039Application of the Delphi method to refine key components in the iterative development of a mobile tele-simulation unit (MTU)Cody Dunne
P040Describing antibiotic utilization and uptake of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease order set in Saskatoon emergency departmentsKevin Durr
P041Patient perspectives on emergency department use for acute atrial fibrillation: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains frameworkDebra Eagles
P042Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) in Trauma: a Systematic ReviewAlistair Eksteen
P043Standards for change: developing international minimum standards for the care of older people in the emergency departmentBrittany Ellis
P044Register to donate while you wait: assessing public acceptability of utilizing the emergency department waiting room for organ and tissue donor registrationBrittany Ellis
P045Impact of post-intubation hypotension on mortality of patients in the emergency department (ED)Marcel Emond
P046A quality improvement initiative for improving integration of resource stewardship concepts into undergraduate medical educationKate Eppler
P047Prevalence and severity of hypertension presenting to Calgary area emergency departmentsKate Eppler
P048Interprofessional airway microskill checklists facilitate the deliberate practice of surgical cricothyrotomy with 3-D printed surgical airway trainers.James French
P049Changes in situational awareness of emergency teams in simulated trauma cases using an RSI checklist.James French
P050How aware is safe enough?  Situational Awareness is higher in safer teams doing simulated emergency airway cases.James French
P051Management of subcutaneous abscesses in the emergency departmentSteven Friedman
P052Utility of data captured by Transition Referral Forms for program evaluation and researchLindsay Gaudet
P053Characteristics and outcomes of patients seen by transition coordinators in the emergency departmentLindsay Gaudet
P054Interventions aimed at improvement in emergency department related transitions in care for adult patients with atrial fibrillation and flutter: A systematic reviewJames Gilbertson
P055An international, interprofessional investigation of the podcast listening habits of emergency clinicians: A METRIQ StudyScott Goerzen
P056Non-invasive measurement of the central venous pressure using near-infrared spectroscopy versus point-of-care ultrasoundNatasha Goumeniouk
P057A systematic review of the efficacy of opioid analgesics for the management of acute pain in older adults in the emergency departmentJonathan Gravel
P058Paramedic Recognition and Management of Anaphylaxis in the Prehospital SettingMichelle  Welsford
P059Who will be ready to fly? Characteristics of successful and unsuccessful geriatric discharges from the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital emergency department through the ED2Home programErica Hack
P060Incidence of child and youth presentations to the emergency department for addictions and mental healthHeather Hair
P061Implementing CBME in Emergency Medicine: Lessons Learned from the First 6 Months of Transition at Queen’s UniversityAndrew Hall
P062The feasibility of pertussis immunization in a Canadian emergency departmentDarren Hansen
P063Ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access in the emergency department: a randomized controlled trial comparing single and dual-operator techniqueAlexander Hart
P064Characteristics of physical space that optimize clinical learning in the emergency department:  implications for designMahmood Hasan
P065Development and implementation of a postpartum hypertension recognition and management protocol for use in the emergency department.T Lee-Ann Hawkins
P066Methotrexate in the management of suspected ectopic pregnancy.Krista Hawrylyshyn
P067Ectopic pregnancy outcomes in patients discharged from the emergency department.Krista Hawrylyshyn
P068Predictors of admission in unscheduled return visits to the emergency department.Jake Hayward
P069Hardened tendencies: Persistence of initial appraisals following simulation-based stress trainingChristopher Hicks
P070Excluding ectopic pregnancy in patients presenting to a community emergency department with first trimester bleedingErica Hoe
P071Content of clinical informatics in international training standards for emergency medicine specialistsBrian Holroyd
P072The effect of infographic promotion on research dissemination and readership: a randomized control trialSimon Huang
P073The GridlockED Board Game: Using Serious Games for Medical EducationSimon  Huang
P074Comparison of unmanned aerial vehicle technology versus standard practice in triaging casualties by paramedic students in a mass casualty incident scenarioTrevor Jain
P075Discovering the Unknown: Using Storytelling to Identify Emergent Learning Needs for the Intrinsic Competencies Within an Online Needs AssessmentTeresa Chan
P076Choosing Wisely: hemoglobin transfusions and the treatment of iron deficiency anemiaChristoper  Rice
P077The health inequalities among foreign patients visiting the emergency room with injury: A nationwide population-based study in South Korea, 2013-2015Sungmin Jung
P078If you build it they will come: use of live actor patients during a hospital-wide mass casualty simulation exercise to garner institutional commitment to long term drillsNicole Kester-Greene
P079Transition to practice: evaluating the need for formal training in supervision and assessment techniques among senior emergency medicine residents and new to practice emergency physiciansSarah Kilbertus
P080Clinical Lead Nurse Practitioner Strathcona Community HospitalDaris Klemmer
P081ICD-10 coding of free text diagnoses is not reliable for the diagnosis of PE in Calgary zone emergency department patientsKatrina Koger
P082Kingston emergency department utilization of adults who have experienced  adverse childhood experiences.Daniel Korpal
P083Developing an interview guide to explore physicians’ perceptions about unmet palliative care needs in Alberta’s emergency departmentsMaureen Kruhlak
P084Substituting capillary blood for urine in point-of-care pregnancy testsMichel Lafleche
P085Potential benefits of incentive spirometry following a rib fracture: a propensity-score analysis.Marcel Emond
P086Emergency department visits for upper gastrointestinal bleeding: A population-based Alberta cohortEddy Lang
P087Procedural sedation in Canadian emergency departments – a national survey of pharmacological agent selection and practice variationErik Leci
P088Procedural sedation in Canadian emergency departments – a national survey of airway management, patient monitoring, and adverse eventsErik Leci
P089The Effect of Patient Positioning on Ultrasound Landmarking for CricothyrotomyJonathan Lee
P090The Use of a pediatric pre-arrival and pre-departure trauma checklist to improve clinical care in a simulated trauma resuscitation: a randomized trial.Patricia Lee-Nobbee
P091Emergency Critical Care Ultrasound (ECCU) paramedical course: A novel curriculum for training paramedics in ultrasoundDavid  Lewis
P092Combatting sedentary lifestyles; can exercise prescriptions in the Emergency Department lead to a behavioural change in patients?David Lewis
P093Performing the balancing act: Emergency medicine physicians' multifaceted roles and their influence on trainee assessmentTeresa Chan
P094A computerized provider order entry strategy to improve the quality of clinical information on neuroimaging requisitions from the emergency department: an interim analysisKatie Lin
P095Do resident as teacher programs increase emergency medicine residents’ comfort level with teaching junior learners?Marc Lipkus
P096Real-time 72 hour readmission alertShawn Dowling
P097Making Emergency Room Crash Carts UsefulCarl Malishewski
P098 Solid organ donation from the emergency department – a systematic reviewJessica McCallum
P099valuating the potential impact of an ECPR program at The Ottawa Hospital: a retrospective health records reviewLaura McDonald
P100Exploring First Nations members’ emergency department experiences and concerns through participatory research methodsPatrick McLane
P101Sex-specific Troponin T cutoffs for ruling out acute myocardial infarction at ED arrivalAndrew McRae
P102A quality improvement project: Identifying and managing latent safety threats though a zone wide emergency department in-situ multidiscipline simulation programDomhnall Odochartaigh
P104Evaluating the use of the pulmonary embolism rule-out criteria in the emergency departmentSameer Sharif
P105rming emergency stroke care through innovation: Canada’s first stroke ambulanceHayrapet Kalashyan
P106Systemic thrombolysis for suspected high-risk pulmonary embolism: a retrospective medical record review.Ali Mulla
P107The development of a mentorship based, near-peer simulated resuscitation training program for medical traineesJohn O'Leary
P108Cannabis hyperemesis syndrome within emergency department users in the Calgary health region: a retrospective analysisNicholas Packer
P109Education innovation: pediatric emergencies curriculum for emergency physiciansKaif Pardhan
P110A prospective cohort study to evaluate sex differences in presentations and management for patients presenting to emergency departments with atrial fibrillation and flutter.Brian Rowe
P111Burnout among emergency physicians working at a large tertiary center in London, OntarioRushika Perera
P112FLO on Flow: Front Line Ownership of Emergency Department, Hospital, and Health System Patient Flow – A Novel Approach to ED Overcrowding (Part 1)David Petrie
P113A systematic review and meta-analysis of tourniquet devices for speed of application, successful hemostasis and patient toleranceChristoper Picard
P114Blood on Board: the Development of a Prehospital Blood Transfusion Program in a Canadian Helicopter Emergency Medical ServiceZoe  Piggott
P115Bounceback Reports- Improving Patient CareFiona Pinto
P116A randomized cross-over trial of conventional bimanual versus single elbow (Koch) chest compression quality in a height-restricted aeromedical helicopterNick Pompa
P117A pilot program of physician at triage conducted at a tertiary care hospital improved measures of emergency department throughput and provides a potential solution for emergency department overcrowding.James Powell
P118Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI) Score as a predictor for readmission in acute Pulmonary Embolism in Emergency Department?Dwip Prajapati
P119Pain free laceration repairs using intra-nasal ketamine: DosINK 1- A dose escalation clinical trialSoha Rached-dastous
P120Rapid hepatitis C virus screening and diagnostic testing for high-risk patients in an urban emergency department: A pilot projectKelsey Ragan
P121Derivation of a clinical decision tool for predicting adverse outcomes among emergency department patients with lower gastrointestinal bleedingRosa Ramaekers
P122Ready for the story? A mixed methods systematic review of factors that influence handovers between prehospital personnel and emergency department nurses receiving patients arriving by ambulanceGudrun Reay
P123Mental practice for technical skills training in emergency medicine: A scoping reviewJames Riggs
P124A new in-skates balance error scoring system for the sideline assessment of concussion in hockey playersAntony Robert
P125Introduction of extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR) into emergency care: a feasibility studyDerek Rollo
P126Development of inclusion and exclusion criteria for ECPR in a regional hospital.Derek Rollo
P127A prospective study of the management and outcomes of patients with symptomatic atrial fibrillation and/or flutter presenting to emergency departments.Brian Rowe
P128Time of transfer of admitted patients from the ED: a potential area for improvement of patient flow in very high-volume emergency departmentsLeila Salehi
P129Variability in ordering of Computed Tomography (CT) scans among emergency physiciansLeila Salehi
P130Cumulative daily boarding time: a new way to measure emergency department congestion and hospital-wide flowLeila Salehi
P131Antimicrobial stewardship and best practices for the treatment of STIs in ED sexual assault patientsKari Sampsel
P132Real life management of patients presenting with upper gastrointestinal bleeding in a tertiary care emergency department - Are we delivering the standard of care?Simrat Sandha
P133Meteorological predictors of epidemic orthopedic trauma in CalgaryChristina Schweitzer
P134Escape game as a theatre-based simulation for teamwork skills training in undergraduate medical educationAnthony Seto
P135Frequent emergency department use as an independent factor associated with mortality in substance and opioid misuse: a retrospective analysis of linked databasesJessica Moe
P136Evaluating the use of the YEARS clinical decision rule for diagnosing pulmonary embolism in the Emergency DepartmentSameer Sharif
P137Automation of follow-up microbiology culture results in patients discharged from the emergency departmentDominick Shelton
P138Using electronic health record data to assess emergency medicine trainees’ independent and interdependent performance: A qualitative perspective on measuring what mattersLisa Shepherd
P139How available is availability bias? Examining factors that influence diagnostic errorJonathan  Sherbino
P140Risk factors for adverse outcomes in hyperglycemic patients presenting to the emergency department: a systematic reviewLubna Siddiqi
P141Predictive validity of the Regional Paramedic Program for Eastern Ontario (RPPEO) prehospital sepsis notification toolMike Austin
P142Diagnosis of pulmonary embolism in the Canadian context: clinical review findings from a health technology assessmentSarah Garland
P143An exploratory study to understand relationship between gameplay experience and observed actionsChad Singh
P144Assessment of the quality of evidence presented at the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians annual meeting over a five-year period (2013-2017)Varun Srivatsav
P145The role of audit and feedback in the ED setting: are physicians able to accurately predict their own practice?Antonia Stang
P146Organ and tissue donation from poisoned patients in the emergency department: a Canadian perspectiveLouis Staple
P147Clinical characteristics and system factors of elderly treated for agitation in the emergency department: a data driven approachRyan Tam
P148What do surgeons expect of the Emergency Department in the diagnosis and management of pediatric appendicitis?Graham Thompson
P149 Do patients presenting to the emergency department with a mental health crisis have access to community healthcare resources?Cameron Thompson
P150Emergency medicine resident perspectives on journal club as a community of practice and its impact on clinical medicineDaniel Ting
P151Occupational therapy in the emergency department: sustaining resultsJessie Trenholm
P152Point of care biliary ultrasound in the emergency department (BUSED): implications for surgical referral and emergency department wait timesKristine Van Aarsen
P153Preparedness of Canadian physician offices for paediatric emergenciesSubhrata Verma
P154Exploring health care connections and transitions in care for patients presenting to emergency departments with acute wheezing illnessesBrian  Rowe
P155Utilization of personal mobile devices to record patient data by emergency physicians and residents.Kerry Walker
P156Exploring educational innovation: out of the shadows of shadow weekTeresa Wawrykow
P157Pain management post-emergency department discharge: how are analgesics being consumed by patients with ongoing pain?Sarah Weicker
P158Sensitivity analysis of CTAS temperature modifier in the emergency departmentMichael Weldon
P159Identifying the cause for inappropriate urine cultures in a Canadian urban academic emergency departmentAdrian Wu
P160Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy following emergency department treatment of non-purulent skin and soft tissue infections: a descriptive analysisKrishan Yadav
P161Emergency department visits for hyperglycemia in emerging adults with diabetes: a health records reviewJustin Yan
P162Patient-important outcomes in hyperglycemia after discharge from the emergency department: a prospective cohort studyJustin Yan
P163Methanol poisoning by inhalation:  A case seriesHelen Yaworski
P164Development of the BC-Airway Registry for Emergencies (BCARE) networkKia Dullemond
P165A Non-hierarchical Mentorship Model for Professional DevelopmentFareen Zaver
P166The Chief Resident Incubator - A virtual community of practiceFareen Zaver
P167The Spot the Diagnosis! Series: Using Fine Art to Teach Observation Skills and Medical Concepts on a Medical Education WebsiteLeah Zhao
P168Critical Dynamics Study of Burnout in Emergency Department Health Professionals in New Brunswick: Revisiting 6 years later.Felix Zhou