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New York Daily News
EXCLUSIVE: Man will sue city after Brooklyn hospital lost his severed thumb
Raymond Henderson, 60, says a steel door came crashing down on his hand while he helped clear out the basement of a bodega in Bedford-Stuyvesant in July.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Learning CPR from YouTube: maybe not a great idea
YouTube can teach you many things from how to style your hair into victory rolls to how to play guitar, but if you want to pick up advanced first aid, you might be better off looking elsewhere.
The Orlando Sentinel
Stand-alone emergency rooms emerge in Central Florida
When the Hunter's Creek Emergency Room opened on John Young Parkway in June, the people of that burgeoning community suddenly had a center that could treat medical emergencies ranging from heart attacks to broken bones.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Purchase VigRX Plus on the Web: Male supplement product
Emergency medicine physician Dr. Armand Dorian shares bizarre stories from the E.R. Plus, learn the risk factors and treatments for erectile dysfunction.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Tampa ER doctor pens script for film 'Mantervention'
Not Hollywood's usual kind, patching up other people's screenplays. Juan Gallego writes his from scratch, and he's a real doctor, to boot.
Lars Larson Files Elections Complaint Against Portland Fire Bureau for Gov. John Kitzhaber Ad
Yesterday, Portland Fire & Rescue released a public service announcement featuring Gov. John Kitzhaber talking about the importance of knowing how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Can YouTube save your life?
Only a handful of CPR and basic life support videos available on YouTube provide instructions which are consistent with recent health guidelines, according to a new study published in Emergency Medicine Australasia , the journal for the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine .
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Washington Post
This is what happens when you post an ice bucket fail and a hoax-news site says you died
You may not recognize Therese Todd's name, but if you spend any time on the Internet, you've probably seen her face before.
Hydration and Sodium Levels: Important Tips
Hyponatremia is a big word with a simple meaning. It's a rare condition that occurs when there's an abnormally low sodium level within the bloodstream.
Deadly remedy: Warning issued about Chinese herbal medicine
A herbal preparation prescribed by a Chinese herbal medication practitioner in Melbourne for back pain resulted in life-threatening heart changes, prompting a team of intensive care and emergency physicians to call for appropriate patient education by practitioners who prescribe complementary medications.
Doctor: Tallaght Hospital's emergency department practices 'third world medicine'
Dr James Gray works in emergency medicine at Tallaght Hospital in Dublin and he said the monitors in the department are antiquated and that there is not enough ventilators.
Emergency Medical Associates Now Provides Emergency Medicine...
A member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System and an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Hospital Queens is a 535-bed community teaching hospital.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Geographic Access to Acute Stroke Care in the United States [Original Contribution]
From the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, OH ; Department of Emergency Medicine , Department of Neurosurgery , and Department of Neurology , University of Cincinnati, OH; Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham ; and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology , Department of Emergency Medicine , and Department ... (more)
Tue Aug 26, 2014
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.
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.
Case 26-2014: A 21-Month-Old Boy with Lethargy, Respiratory Distress, and Abdominal Distention
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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.
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.
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 .
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.