October 2016

October 24, 2016

Every day in the United States, 60 people die from opioid overdoses (44 from prescription painkillers and 16 from heroin (1). Opioid addiction is an epidemic that has far-reaching societal impacts. U.S.

October 13, 2016

New data published this summer studies medical marijuana trends in the United States.

October 10, 2016

Triage is the process of determining treatment priority based on the severity of a patient’s condition.

October 06, 2016

Emergency physicians commonly use a combination of history, physical exam, EKG, labs, and imaging to help diagnose congestive heart failure (CHF) in the emergency department in patients who present with shortness of breath.