Tuesday, May 27, 2019
Track 1 - Research Abstracts
Track Chairs: Dr. Andrew McRae & Dr. Justin Yan
Room: 104

Description: The overall goal of the Research Track at CAEP 2019 is to present the very best work of Canadian Emergency Medicine Researchers completed in the past year.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the environment of emergency medicine research studies occurring at a local, regional, and national level.
  2. Consider implementing recent evidence-based findings in improving the clinical care of emergency department patients.
  3. Foster discussion with like-minded colleagues to explore future research directions and advancements in emergency medicine.

Moderator: Dr. Simon Berthelot

10:15 – 10:25 LO43 – Simulation curricular content in postgraduate emergency medicine: a multicenter delphi study Dr. Nicole Kester-Greene
10:25 – 10:35 LO44 – Simulation in the continuing professional development of Canadian academic emergency physicians – a national survey Dr. Evan Russell
Top Resident Research Abstract Award
10:35 – 10:45 LO45 – Simulation-based research in emergency medicine in Canada: priorities and perspectives Dr. Timothy Chaplin
10:45 – 10:55 LO46 – Lost to Follow-up post-sexual and domestic assault: An evaluation of prevalence and correlates of cases presenting to the emergency department Dr. Kari Sampsel
10:55 – 11:05 LO47 – Concussions in minor hockey players before and after implementation of a policy to limit body checking Ms. Nicole Loewen
11:05 – 11:15 LO48 – Similarities and differences between sports and recreation-related concussions and concussions from non-sport activities Mr. Scott Kirkland
11:15 – 11:25 LO49 – Can the HINTS exam rule out stroke in those with vertigo? A systematic review and meta-analysis Dr. Robert Ohle
11:25 – 11:35 LO50 – Can clinical examination alone rule out a central cause for acute dizziness? Dr. Robert Ohle
11:35 – 11:45 LO51 – Does my dizzy patient need a computed tomography of the head? Mr. Rory LePage

Moderator: Dr. Rob Woods

13:00 – 13:10 LO53 – The correlation of workplace-based assessments with periodic performance assessment of emergency medicine residents Ms. Laurel Collings
13:10 – 13:20 LO54 – The CanadiEM Junior Editor Program: a quantitative study and program evaluation Ms. Sonja Wakeling
13:20 – 13:30 LO55 – Signal & Noise – Do Professionalism Concerns Impact Decision-Making of Competence Committees? Dr. Scott Odorizzi
Resident Research Abstract Award
13:30 – 13:40 LO56 – Measuring cognitive load on shift: Application of cognitive load theory during clinical work in the emergency department Ms. Kimberly Vella
13:40 – 13:50 LO57 – Twitter as a educational tool for medical students in their emergency medicine rotation: a prospective cohort study Dr. Judy Morris
13:50 – 14:00 LO58 – An Education Needs Assessment: How can we optimize the education provided to off-service residents completing an Emergency Medicine rotation Dr. Andrew Stiell
14:00 – 14:10 LO59 – Retention of critical procedural skills post-simulation training: a systematic review Dr. Camille Legoux
14:10 – 14:20 LO60 – Health research methodology education in Canadian emergency medicine residency programs: a national survey of curriculum assessment Mr. Aaron Wang
14:20 – 14:30 LO61 – A national needs assessment on quality improvement and patient safety education in Canadian emergency medicine residency programs Dr. Sachin Trivedi
Resident Research Abstract Award

Moderator: Dr. Paul Atkinson

15:00 – 15:10 LO65 – Frailty and Associated Outcomes Among Emergency Department Patients Requiring Endotracheal Intubation Dr. Shannon Fernando
15:10 – 15:20 LO66 – Solid organ donation from the emergency department – A death review Dr. Jessica McCallum
Resident Research Abstract Award
15:20 – 15:30 LO67 – Association between hypotension and mortality in critically ill patients with severe traumatic brain injury: experience at a single Canadian trauma center Dr. Robert Green
15:30 – 15:40 LO68 – Does Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Change Actual Care Delivered by Shock Subcategory in Emergency Department Patients With Undifferentiated Hypotension? An International Randomized Controlled Trial From the SHoC-ED Investigators Dr. Paul Atkinson
15:40 – 15:50 LO69 – A Retrospective Cohort Study on the Impact of Point-of-Care Ultrasound on Radiologic Imaging in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Suspected Uncomplicated Renal Colic Dr. Simon Berthelot
15:50 – 16:00 LO70 – Functional & cognitive decline in older delirious adults after an emergency department visit Dr. Marcel Emond
16:00 – 16:10 LO71 – Evaluating the Application of the Prehospital Canadian C-Spine Rule by Paramedics in Sport-Related Injuries Dr. Christian Vaillancourt
16:10 – 16:20 LO72 – Assessing non-technical skills in prehospital ad hoc team resuscitation Mr. J. Colin Evans
Top Medical Student Abstract Award
16:20 – 16:30 LO73 – The State of the Evidence for Emergency Medical Services Care of Adult Patients with Sepsis: an Analysis of Appraised Research from The Prehospital Evidence-Based Practice (PEP) Program Ms. Jennifer Greene