ICEM Presentation References

Here is the list of references for my presentation at ICEM 2016 – ‘A UK Trainee’s Lessons From the Western Cape’.

A recording of the presentation itself will follow shortly.


Arora, S., et al. (2011). “Mental practice enhances surgical technical skills: a randomized controlled study.” Ann Surg 253(2): 265-270.

Asken, M. J. (2010). Warrior Mindset, Warrior Science Publications.

Asken, R. L. a. M. (2014). Managing Stress In Crisis Critical to Performing Emergency Airway Management Techniques. ACEP Now, American College of Emergency Physicians.

Grossman, L. C. D. (2008). On Combat: The Psychology and Physiology of Deadly Conflict in War and in Peace, Warrior Science Publications.

Hayter, M. A., et al. (2013). “Does warm-up using mental practice improve crisis resource management performance? A simulation study.” Br J Anaesth 110(2): 299-304.

Lauria, M. (2015). Stress Inoculation Training.

LeBlanc, V. R. (2009). “The effects of acute stress on performance: implications for health professions education.” Acad Med 84(10 Suppl): S25-33.

Levitan, R. (2014). Own the Airway!, Social Media and Critical Care (SMACC) Conference.

Lorello, G. R., et al. (2016). “Mental practice: a simple tool to enhance team-based trauma resuscitation.” CJEM 18(2): 136-142.

Moppett, I. and N. Sevdalis (2013). “From pilots to Olympians: enhancing performance in anaesthesia through mental practice.” Br J Anaesth 110(2): 169-172.

Mental Training for Peak Performance, Steven Ungerleider (2005).

Petrosoniak, A. and C. M. Hicks (2013). “Beyond crisis resource management: new frontiers in human factors training for acute care medicine.” Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 26(6): 699-706.

Seppala, E. M., et al. (2014). “Breathing-based meditation decreases posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in U.S. military veterans: a randomized controlled longitudinal study.” J Trauma Stress 27(4): 397-405.

Weingart, S. (2014). Podcast 132 – MoTR – Toughness Part 1 with Michael Lauria. EMCrit Podcast.

Weller, J. M. (2016). “Improving procedural performance through warm-up and mental imagery.” Br J Anaesth 116(3): 315-317.

Scott Weingart, C. R. (2014). Podcast 118 – Emcrit Book Club – On Combat by Dave Grossman. EMCrit Podcast.

Rob Rogers, A. S., Michael Lauria (2014). ITeachEM. Stress Inoculation Training.

Matthew MacPartlin, M. L. (2014). Podcast 8 – Decision making in high stakes environments with Mike Lauria. Rollcage Medic Podcast.

Grossman, L. C. D. (2011). Bulletproof Mind: How the Body Responds to Combat.