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Jul 30, 2015

WASHINGTON —An emergency physician-led workgroup has published five primary and seven secondary recommendations about how to maximize the value of health information exchange (HIE) in...

Jul 29, 2015
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The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and Minnesota ACEP today jointly took issue with a new report being promoted by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) about "potentially...

Jul 21, 2015

WASHINGTON —Tamsulosin works no better than placebo on small kidney stones, but does improve passage of more large kidney stones than placebo does. The results of this large clinical trial...

Jul 20, 2015

WASHINGTON —Emergency physicians can safely reduce x-rays in children with hurt ankles by as much as 23 percent and save emergency patients both money and time. The results of a cost...

Jul 14, 2015
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More than two million people visit the nation's emergency departments each year because of eye injuries or eye infections. Some of these problems cause damage that can never be reversed. Emergency...

Jun 26, 2015
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The decision today by the Supreme Court will prevent millions of people from losing their health insurance, but does not stem the rising tide of visits to the nation's emergency departments or...

Jun 19, 2015

WASHINGTON — What would the 4th of July be without fireworks? A little less busy in hospital emergency rooms. The nation’s emergency physicians urge you to celebrate the country’s...

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