Julie Rovner from Kaiser Health news interviews Dr. Fitzhugh Mullan, co-director. He discusses how medical residency is a particularly good time to teach policy because the newly minted doctors have seen enough of the health system up close to get an idea of where its flaws are.
Survival after profound acidosis and rhabdomyolysis due to dietary supplement use.
NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Dr. Neal Sikka on All Things Considered about how hospitals tackle technology innovation.
The ATA Annual Conference and Trade Show started Saturday in Minneapolis, MN and runs through Tuesday.
"Bedside Ultrasound Reduces Diagnostic Uncertainty and Guides Resuscitation in Patients With Undifferentiated Hypotension," was published in Critical Care Medicine in December.
Kris Lehnhardt, M.D., never let go of his dream to boldly go where no one has gone before. An aspiring astronaut, he is an assistant professor of emergency medicine and medical director of EMeRG (George Washington University Emergency Medical Response Group), and he teaches a popular course on campus, aerospace medicine.
The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine holds its Annual Meeting this week in New Orleans.
Although a number of medications are often used to treat nausea and vomiting in the emergency department (ED), only droperidol has been demonstrated to decrease nausea at 30 minutes.