Research Essentials in Emergency Medicine

Format

This pre-course is offered in a hybrid format with two virtual sessions and one live sessions before the congress.

Virtual session 1: Friday, August 26, 9:00-13:00 cest

Virtual session 2 : Friday, September 16, 9:00-13:00 cest

Live session: Sunday, October 16, 13:00-18:00 cest.

Overview

The course will be held in 2 online sessions each of about 4 hours prior and 4 hours in presence at the congress. Selected abstracts written by the participants will be presented at the congress.

Objectives

  • Identify and describe a research question
  • Appropriate study design
  • Learn key statistic methods
  • Practise using original data
  • List and interpret key results
  • Write an abstract
  • Present at the congress

Faculty

  • Martin Moeckel, GE (Course Director)
  • Mehmet A. Karamercan, TR
  • Said Laribi, FR
  • Anna Slagman, GE
  • Luis Garcia-Castrillo, ES
  • Defne Zerrin Dündar, TR

For who

advanced students, young doctors, academic nurses and paramedics

Educational Material

Will be provided 4 weeks before the first meeting.

Registration

The costs for this course are
€ 190 for physicians
€ 95 for nurses, paramedics and students

Please register through your MyEUSEM account by clicking on the EUSEM Congress registration button. From the Pre-courses tab you can select the pre-courses you would like to join.

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Moderator Anna Slagman
09:00 – 09:15 Opening remarks and Faculty members introduction
09:15 – 09:30 Introduction to clinical research methodology. Luis Garcia-Castrillo
09:30 – 10:15 How to identify a research question? Mehmet Karamercan
10:15 – 10:45 Diagnostic evaluation. Luis Garcia Castrillo
10:45 – 11:00 Q & A
11:00 – 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 – 12:30 Typical study types and data
– Data collection in the ED. Anna Slagman
– Secondary data analysis. Anna Slagman
12.30 – 12.55 Interactive Discussion. Martin Möckel
12.55 – 13.00 Wrap up by the moderator and outlook to part II. Martin Möckel
(call for own projects of the participants)

Homework: Draft short research proposal/protocol and research questions

Moderator Martin Möckel
09:00 – 09:15 Opening remarks and Faculty members introduction
09:15-09:45 Ethical and regulatory rules, practical situations. Said Laribi
09:45-10:45 Which statistical tests to use? Zerrin Defne Dundar
– Differentiate qualitative from quantitative variables (examples from EGERS)
– Determine risk of errors
– Parametric or non-parametric?
10:45 – 11:00 Q & A
11:00 – 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 – 11:45 Introduction to own work and data Martin Möckel
11:45 – 12.45 Discussion between attendees and faculty members about projects of the participants
12.45 – 13.00 Summary and Outlook on the afterwork

Homework: Exercise in statistical analysis (own data or provided data from the EUSEM research network)

13:00 – 13:15 Opening remarks and Faculty members introduction Martin Möckel
13:15 – 14:30 Group work I (small groups led by faculty members)
14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 – 17:30 Presentation of results Part 1 (Moderation Martin Möckel and Said Laribi)
17:30 – 18:00 Final discussion, plan of abstract presentations and feedback