EM on the EDGE

Emergency Medicine on the EDGE

Open source eLearning for MOs, Nurses and Students


The EDGE Course is Free

The Emergency Medicine on the Edge course is an eLearning resource designed to introduce the core topics in emergency medicine to medical officers, nurses, and students attached to the Emergency Department. Designed by a team of clinicians working in emergency medicine, the course is a free open access medical resource for training in emergency medicine.

The course comprises approximately 50 hours of eLearning delivered using an interactive approach that incorporates adult learning principles including formative and summative assessment. The course is delivered over 10 weeks and covers a broad range of emergency topics including acute chest pain, headache, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, altered conscious state, seizures, acute poisoning, first trimester bleeding, major trauma, orthopaedic injury, eye and ENT emergencies, paediatric emergencies, mental health emergencies, ECG and ABG interpretation.

Course Author: Dr Peter Stuart

Peer Review: Dr Ryan Windish (FACEM), Mr Stuart Smith (ENP), Dr Joy Treasure (FRACGP), Dr Raymund De La Cruz (FACEM), Ms Sandy Hales (RN), Dr Tim Burrough (FRACGP), Dr Mohines Pala (FACEM), Ms Katie Boon (RN), Ms Kerry Kemp (RN), Dr Michelle Genevieve (FACEM)

Further Information: Contact Dr Peter Stuart


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