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Apr 25, 2017

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More than 350,000 Americans experience sudden cardiac arrest annually. Of those treated by EMS, only one in 10 survive. When a bystander performs CPR...

Apr 13, 2017

The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) today joined Nevada ACEP to oppose a proposed bill before the Nevada Assembly (AB 382) that would require physicians who practice in emergency...

Apr 4, 2017

At what point does a fever or stomach ache become a medical emergency? If you slice your finger with a knife, or you are having the worst headache you've ever had, should you seek emergency care?...

Apr 4, 2017

WASHINGTON — The range of options for medicating emergency patients intranasally has greatly expanded in recent years and can even be preferable for certain patients, including children,...

Mar 30, 2017

WASHINGTON — One change to field triage guidelines for emergency medical services (EMS) responding to older adults with head trauma could make a “clinically important improvement over usual...

Mar 23, 2017

ACEP issued a statement today in response to the possible stripping away of mandatory insurance coverage of emergency medical care in the House of Representatives' bill, the American Health Care...

Mar 16, 2017

Americans overwhelmingly (95 percent) say health insurance companies should cover emergency medical care, according to a new poll of the public (registered voters) by Morning Consult. These...

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