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Feb 2, 2016
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Valentine's Day is usually filled with love, friendship and romance for millions of Americans. The nation's emergency physicians say the best way to show how much you care for your loved ones and...

Feb 1, 2016
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A coalition of emergency physicians and health groups in Texas is hosting the "Texas Two Step: How to Save a Life" event on February 6, 2016 at 43 sites in 10 cities in Texas. The goal is to teach...

Jan 14, 2016

WASHINGTON —The Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF) and the National Football League Foundation have partnered to provide an online continuing medical education course on the assessment and...

Jan 13, 2016
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Pending federal regulations threaten a longstanding practice that has allowed Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel to administer controlled substances to patients who, for example, are...

Jan 4, 2016

WASHINGTON —Although survival rates for people who suffer cardiac arrest outside a hospital are extremely low in most places, emergency physicians propose three interventions to improve survival...

Dec 18, 2015

WASHINGTON —A simple four-question screening tool correctly identified nearly all older patients with cognitive impairment who were tested in an emergency department. The results of a study of...

Dec 14, 2015

WASHINGTON — With the holiday season here — along with increases in decorating injuries, falls from ladders and illnesses related to rich food — emergency physicians are concerned that...

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