Recommended Reading

1) Clinical Emergency Medicine

You will be provided with a loaner copy of this student textbook upon the start of the rotation.

2) EM Clerkship Primer: A Manual for Medical Students

Available at See “Introduction to the Emergency Department” attached to this handout.

3) Online SAEM Practice Questions

The Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) has practice tests available online that we can get you access to. In addition to your name, all we need is your e-mail address. The site is E-mail Estella Bravo to get signed up. Your evaluation will not be based on these test (PRACTICE ONLY!).

4) Online Cook County Photoquiz

The Cook County Student Clerkship Photoquiz is available on Go to: and try your luck at this 50 question exam. The password is photoquiz. Completion of the photoquiz is required – give a copy of your certificate to Estella for your file. Your score is not factored in to your evaluation.