EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Apr 18, 2019

Researchers from Canada came together to ascertain whether the iTClamp is equivalent to direct manual pressure (DMP) and Foley catheter balloon tamponade (BCT). They found that the iTClamp and BCT…

Apr 17, 2019

The American College of Emergency Physicians' ACEP19, to be held on 27-30th October 2019 at Colorado Convention Center, Denver is a good source for emergency medicine education needs. It is the…

Apr 16, 2019

New York University School of Medicine has undertaken a  retrospective cohort study that seeks to measure the effect of PRIM-ER on older adults with serious illness on aspects of  ED disposition…

Apr 13, 2019

Case of a 22-year-old with a history of low-functioning autism and congenital motor dysfunction with a cactus spine injury to a large surface area of her chest, abdomen, and extremities. Conscious…

Apr 11, 2019

 

World Medical Innovation Forum 2019 presents a discussion on the future of AI in emergency care. Key points ranging from the initial decision to seek emergency care, to diagnostic…

Apr 10, 2019

Annals of Intensive Care, the official journal of the French Intensive Care Society, is a peer-reviewed open access journal which aims at publishing high-quality review articles and original…

Apr 10, 2019

Emergency department (ED) visits for suicide attempts and suicidal ideation doubled among U.S. children and adolescents from 2007 to 2015. JAMA Pediatrics reported that kids, ages 5 to 11 years,…

Apr 09, 2019

James D. Heaton, et al. aimed to determine the safety of a 2-hour observation period for heroin overdose patients who receive naloxone. They concluded that a 2-h ED observation period for heroin…