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.
New data published this summer studies medical marijuana trends in the United States.
Triage is the process of determining treatment priority based on the severity of a patient’s condition.
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.