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3 hrs ago | MedicineNet

diflunisal, Dolobid

Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified internist and gastroenterologist. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and trained in internal medicine and gastroenterology at UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dolobid, Diflunisal (generic), Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Yale University, Texas

10 hrs ago |

Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Emergency Medicine...

Lawrence Satkowiak, MD, Medical Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital Central California, Madera, presented on Genitourinary and Endocrine Emergencies in Children The goal of this program is to improve the management of genitourinary and endocrine emergencies in children.


Related Topix: Medicine, California, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, University of Kansas Medical Center, UC San Diego

20 hrs ago | CiteULike

Case 26-2014: A 21-Month-Old Boy with Lethargy, Respiratory Distress, and Abdominal Distention

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Related Topix: Medicine, Vomiting, Health

Yesterday | Circulation

Loss of the Mexican American Survival Advantage After Ischemic Stroke [Clinical Sciences]

From the Stroke Program , Emergency Medicine , Epidemiology , and Biostatistics , University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.


Related Topix: Medicine, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI

Mon Aug 25, 2014

A&E doctor hits out at lack of vital ventilators

A leading A&E consultant has hit out at the lack of lifesaving ventilators in one of the country's busiest emergency departments.


Related Topix: Medicine


Defining Clinically Relevant Cerebral Hemorrhage After Thrombolytic...

From the Divison of Neurology and Department of Mathematics , David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Departments of Neurology and Emergency Medicine and Stroke Center, State University of New York Health Science, Brooklyn ; and Department of Neurology, Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY .


Related Topix: Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Acute heart failure patients not receiving adequate outpatient care

A recent study has found that almost one-third of acute heart failure syndrome patients who sought care in emergency departments in two states were seen for the same diagnosis in the previous year, indicating patients aren't receiving adequate followup care.


Related Topix: Medicine

Business Journal

Staffing vendor EmCare reaches agreement with Wesley Medical Center's emergency room physicians

The staffing vendor for Wesley Medical Center has reached an agreement with a group of emergency room doctors that guarantees they will continue practicing at the hospital.


Related Topix: Medicine

Salisbury Journal

Retired doctor at forefront of hyperbaric medicine

A RETIRED doctor has returned from a fact-finding mission to the southern hemisphere to improve our understanding of hyperbaric medicine.


Related Topix: Medicine

Sun Aug 24, 2014

N.J. doctor prescribes eating for what ails you

LONG VALLEY - "Food is medicine," says Ronald Weiss, an internist, botanist and former emergency room doctor.


Related Topix: Medicine, Agriculture, Science

Scott & White Healthcare - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and...

The company provides medical, surgical and emergency care services. Its services include cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, transplant services, critical care, pain services, foot and ankle surgery, hand and wrist surgery, joint replacement and reconstructive surgery, cosmetic and skin services, cataract surgery, emergency medical services, ... (more)


Related Topix: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Medicine, Temple, TX

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Insurance Journal West

Alabama Jury Awards $4 Million in Emergency Room Doctor Malpractice Case

A Walker County, Alabama jury has awarded a Carbon Hill woman millions of dollars in a medical malpractice suit against a doctor who mistook symptoms that led to her husband's heart attack for a stomach illness.


Related Topix: Medicine, Walker County, AL, Heart Attack, Health

The Review

New medical director named

A young osteopathic doctor with emergency room experience will be the next medical director for the East Liverpool City Health District.


Related Topix: East Liverpool, OH, Medicine

The Advocate

Network to focus on enticing ED doctors

A STATEWIDE hospital emergency department network formed to meet every couple of months to look at how to employ registrars across the state could help boost the regional recruitment of emergency department doctors.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing

Detroit News

Review: 'Code Black' could use a few choice sutures

Code Black is used by hospitals when emergency waiting rooms are packed, which is a lot at Los Angeles County Hospital in 'Code Black.'


Related Topix: Medicine

Thu Aug 21, 2014

CBC News

Wikipedia's medical errors and one doctor's fight to correct them

Dr. James Heilman works as an emergency room physician in Cranbrook, B.C. and is also a clinical instructor at UBC.


Related Topix: Medicine, Canada, Hepatitis, Health

Emergencies readdressed

The Emergency Department at Enloe Medical Center has long needed some additional elbow room.


Related Topix: Chico, CA, Medicine, Nursing

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Science Daily

Review of clinical treatment of bronchiolitis in infants reveals over-reliance on one test

The importance of physicians using all available clinical assessment tools when considering how to treat patients is the focus of a new article.


Related Topix: Medicine

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Medical Daily

Acetyl Fentanyl, Up To 15 Times More Powerful Than Heroin, Is Being...

Doctors worrying about increasing rates of overdoses from heroin and painkillers, may actually be dealing with a drug known as acetyl fentanyl, which can be five to 15 times stronger than heroin.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, University of North Carolina Charlotte, North Carolina Government, North Carolina

P&T Community

Quasi-Legal Drug Fifteen Times Stronger Than Heroin Hides in Plain Sight

Emergency physicians should expect "an upswing in what on the surface appear to be heroin overdoses," but are actually overdoses tied to acetyl fentanyl, an opiate that is mixed into street drugs marketed as heroin.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine