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Feb 21, 2017

WASHINGTON — Community-based palliative care – care delivered at home, not the hospital – was associated with a 50 percent reduction in emergency department visits for patients in their last...

Feb 16, 2017

Prescription pain medications provided by "physicians in the months after an emergency department visit are necessary for long-term opioid use to take hold," according to a new study in the Feb....

Feb 16, 2017

WASHINGTON — Emergency patients treated with naproxen and placebo had outcomes as good as or better than patients treated with naproxen and diazepam (trade name Valium) for acute lower back...

Feb 7, 2017

Salt Lake City, UT (PR NEWSWIRE)—The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) announced at its recent annual meeting that it has agreed to exclusively endorse Collective Medical...

Jan 31, 2017

WASHINGTON — High-concentration peroxide, sometimes promoted in alternative medicine circles for cleanses or as a so-called “natural cure,” can lead to numerous life-threatening ailments and...

Jan 30, 2017

An editorial published online Friday in Annals of Emergency Medicine launched the official kick-off of a campaign to promote diversity within the specialty of emergency medicine ("Why Diversity...

Jan 27, 2017

The Florida College of Emergency Physicians (FCEP) and its national organization, the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) today protested the state's award of a contract to a company...

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