Here are a few links to the FOAMed stuff that we use and love. We aim to advertise African FOAM in particular, please comment if you have some suggestions for us to add!


Create a twitter account that you will use exclusively for your medical education. Follow #badEM Starter and follow all the people they are following to start off. Over time follow new people that you learn about from retweets and unfollow those who do not add value to your learning.


For the regular Facebook users “like” Plain EM for interesting case discussions from a local hospital. “Like” EM ECG for a regular flow of discussion around interesting ECG cases.


For great podcasts check out


Inspiring & informative talks by leaders in medicine


Cutting edge podcast in emergency medicine


Prehospital and retrieval medicine

St. Emlyn's

The leaders in Meducation Blog & podcasts


For great blogs check out

Life in the Fast Lane

Great search function, covers most medical topics

Dr Smith's ECG Blog

Great ECG cases with good learning points

Don't forget the bubbles

Pediatrics, all aspects

Open Airway

Airway & anaesthesia