by Brian Warriner, MD

Your knowledge in an emergency situation may be the difference between life and death!

If you are a healthcare professional then you understand there is no room for error and no time to waste in an emergency situation. You have to know precisely what you are doing at all times. Your knowledge base has to be strong and you must be able to reactively recall the most up-to-date information at a moment's notice. Patients' lives may be in your hands and your knowledge of emergency medicine may be able to save them.

Review emergency medicine with Dr. Brian Warriner, an experienced clinician and educator. Enter his virtual classroom and expand your knowledge base via high-yield lectures supported by interactive quizzes, topic reviews and mnemonics.

This course will cover all of the following, essential concepts:

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Hyperkalemic Cardiac Arrest
  • Massive Hemorrhage
  • Increased Intracranial Pressure
  • Cardiac Diseases
  • Wrong Drug and Wrong Dose
  • Surgical Errors

Your knowledge in an emergency situation may be the difference between life and death. Don't delay, start reviewing today.

Course Details

  • Videos 9
  • Duration 0:30 h
  • Quiz questions 16
  • Articles 5


Your Educators of course Emergencies

 Brian Warriner, MD

Brian Warriner, MD

Dr. Brian Warriner has been an active clinician and teacher in the UBC Faculty of Medicine and has published in the anesthesia and medical literature. He received his MD from UBC and – in 2009 – the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society Clinical Practitioner Award. Additionally, he was the Head of the UBC Department of Anesthesia from January 2002 until 2005 and the merged Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, UBC Faculty of Medicine.

He has traveled to Uganda in the last 5 years, volunteering and helping in the operating room at Mulago Hospital and with the medical teaching at Makerere University. Currently he operates as a health system accreditor/surveyor for Accreditation Canada.

Dr. Warriner’s research has been focused on the use of blood substitutes in surgical patients, the value of pre-operative beta blockers, the reversal of muscle relaxants and the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting.

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Great teacher
By Yvette N. on 08. January 2021 for Hyperkalemic Cardiac Arrest – Drug Induced Emergencies

Thank you for highlighting the important aspects to remember during a Hyperkalemic Cardiac arrest.

excellent teacher
By Yvette N. on 08. January 2021 for Anaphylaxis – Drug Induced Emergencies

Dr Warriner has a great way of explaining concepts. Keeps my attention drawn.

Great lecturer
By Yvette N. on 08. January 2021 for Malignant Hyperthermia – Drug Induced Emergencies

The Lecturer has an excellent way of explaining the concept

Recognize your role
By Elvia A S. on 07. March 2020 for Cardiac Diseases – Patient and Doctor Induced Emergencies

Roles and which protocol to follow are defined. Quick overview. Excellent resource article.