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Sep 26, 2017

Compared to other medical settings, emergency patients who are prescribed opioids for the first time in the emergency department are less likely to become long-term users and more likely to be...

Sep 17, 2017

September 19, 2017 The Honorable Mitch McConnell Majority Leader United States Senate S-230 U.S. Capitol Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Charles Schumer Minority Leader United States Senate...

Sep 15, 2017

Millions of Floridians are still without power following Hurricane Irma, and it could take several weeks to get everyone back online. With growing reports of carbon monoxide poisoning (CO) from...

Sep 13, 2017

Emergency visits climbed to a record high of 141.4 million patient visits in 2014, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This confirms that visits have...

Sep 6, 2017

Hurricane Irma's forecast track changes hourly, but this massive, powerful storm has the potential to cause a devastating blow to the state of Florida, affecting millions of Americans and putting...

Aug 31, 2017

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has ruled on a motion filed by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) in regard to its lawsuit against the federal government (ACEP v.

Aug 31, 2017

WASHINGTON — As millions in southeast Texas deal with the catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey, emergency physicians want to attempt to ease some concern by pointing out that...

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