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December 19, 2017

The article examines the perceptions of emergency medicine residents on the quality of residency training in the United States and Saudi Arabia.

December 13, 2017

The future of academic medicine depends on attracting motivated trainees to the academic career path. Improved understanding of academic medicine career roles and responsibilities can increase trainees’ awareness of the opportunities in academic medicine and may support development of the next...

December 05, 2017

More than two thirds of patients seen in an emergency department (ED) leave with instructions to follow-up, often for further diagnosis or treatment of chronic conditions. This practice is supported by numerous guidelines, and many practitioners rely on presumed access to urgent follow-up to...

November 21, 2017

According to the Centers for Disease Control, opioids were involved in 33,091 deaths in 2015 and overdoses have increased four-fold since 1999, including both illicit and prescribed opioid medications (1). This dramatic increase in mortality has persisted despite prescribers writing fewer...