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  1. Critically appraising noninferiority randomized controlled trials: a primer for emergency physicians.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... to be able to read, interpret, and appraise critically this type of research study. Using several emergency medicine examples from the recent literature, this article outlines the key differences between traditional, superiority randomized ...

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  2. Publicly funding dental care could help ease the fentanyl crisis, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    Emergency room physician Hasan Sheikh says he sees patients with dental issues every week, because they can't afford to see a dentist. That's just one of the reasons Dr. Hasan Sheikh, an emergency room physician in Toronto, is calling on governments to expand medicare.

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  3. Brown: Stopping surprise hospital billsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money on health insurance to protect them. Patients wake up from surgery, expecting to pay their standard co-pay, only to find out the anesthesiologist was out-of-network.

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  4. Stopping surprise hospital billsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Times Bulletin

    Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money on health insurance to protect them. Patients wake up from surgery, expecting to pay their standard co-pay, only to find out the anesthesiologist was out-of-network.

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  5. Abbotsford ER doctors 'very competent': Fraser Health officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The public should feel confident they'll be treated well at Abbotsford Regional Hospital despite two deaths of patients who were sent home from the emergency room, a Fraser Health emergency medical officer told The News Friday. "I have a lot of faith in the Abbotsford emergency doctors," said Dr. Neil Barclay, an emergency physician and regional medical director for emergency medicine in Fraser Health.

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  6. Deadly flu season peaking lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    A nine-year-old Marion County boy with asthma has become the fifth child in Ohio to die because of the flu in what is becoming a rough flu season statewide. Despite the relatively mild 2016-2017 winter so far, Ohio is close to matching the number of children - six - who died during the 2014-15 flu season.

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  7. Flying doctors - how rural volunteers are providing an emergency lifelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Independent.ie

    ... middle of the night - but Dr Jason Horan signed up for this. Apart from his "day job" as a Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Mayo University Hospital in Castlebar, Dr Horan is also a volunteer doctor with the Mayo Community Rapid Response (MCRR). ...

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  8. Proposed bridge sparks a " again a " vigorous debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    While 30 mostly irate citizens waited, the city Transportation Commission on Thursday hashed over complex traffic and engineering studies for a couple hours, then listened to the public mainly rail against the proposed multi-million dollar East Nevada Street bridge over Bear Creek between Oak Street and North Mountain Avenue. Several were less than pleased with the price tag, which variously showed a conventional bridge, wide enough for two car lanes with walk-bike paths at $6.3 million; just bike-ped at $5.7 million; two bridges, one each for bike-ped and one for cars at $6.3 million; or bike-ped and emergency vehicles at $4.4 million.

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  9. Poison pink party capsules may be in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Millbury

    A new batch of highly toxic party drugs found in Canberra may have made their way to Melbourne this weekend, health authorities warn.The distinctive pink-and-clear capsules containing brown granules are being sold as MDMA, or ecstasy, in Canberra, but contain no MDMA. Emergency medicine specialist Dr David Caldicott said the notorious Chapel St overdoses in Melbourne last month were due to similar capsules - but they did contain small amounts of MDMA.

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  10. Life (Jake Gyllenhaal/Ryan Reynolds) - New VignetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IndieLondon

    The vignette contains footage from the film as well as great pieces to camera from Dr Adam Rutherford and Dr Kevin Fong - a British geneticist and Space and Emergency Medicine expert respectively, who assisted on the making of the film. Life tells the story of the six-member crew of the International Space Station that is on the cutting edge of one of the most important discoveries in human history: the first evidence of extra-terrestrial life on Mars.

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  11. Trustees approve expansion of Penn State Hershey emergency departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Penn State

    ... Level I and Pediatric Level I Trauma Center. The Medical Center has seen steadily increased volume of emergency medicine patients since moving the Emergency Department to its current location on campus in 1995-the department currently serves ...

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  12. Belize's Hyperbaric Chamber introduces resident general practitioner and dive medicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | San Pedro Sun

    The Sub-aquatics of Belize Limited is pleased to present new general practitioner and certified dive medic, Dr. Cornelio Teck. Originally from San Ignacio Town, Cayo District, Dr. Teck received his medical education in Cuba, after which he did his internship program in both Belmopan and Belize City.

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  13. Rate of fatal drug overdoses doubles in US since 1999, CDC findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Post-Standard

    ... Center for Drug Safety and Effectiveness, according to ABC. Dr. Corey Slovis, chairman of department of emergency medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and medical director of the National Fire Department and National Airport, said the ...

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  14. Ask a Doc: How to navigate cardiac care in hospital emergency departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Arizona Republic

    ... neck and arm pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, sweating, or other concerning symptoms. As an emergency medicine specialists, caregivers want to make certain that patients are receiving the most appropriate and timely care possible. The patients ...

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  15. Our amateur sport stars still at risk as concussion rules 'are being ignored'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Independent.ie

    ... be removed from play are still being broken, doctors have warned. Dr Eoin Kelly, specialist registrar in emergency medicine at St James's Hospital in Dublin, said the following of safety protocols was "variable" at amateur sport level. Dr Kelly is a ...

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  16. Many stroke patients do not receive life-saving therapyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | PressReleasePoint

    ... affected part of the brain. " said Tracy Madsen, M.D., Sc.M., lead researcher and Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at Brown University in Rhode Island. "We wanted to see if these quality improvement efforts were making a difference." The ...

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  17. Long-term stress linked to higher levels of obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... their tensions, such as meditation, yoga and mindfulness. Dr. RAJIV BAHL is a Chief Resident Physician of Emergency Medicine at the University of Toledo Medical Center and a medical resident in the ABC News Medical Unit . A month ago, they told us ...

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  18. Ice Fishing Has Its Rewards, But Bring A First Aid KitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | WGBH

    ... burns, which only occurred in 0.7 percent of people who fished traditionally, the American Journal of Emergency Medicine study found. "That was the surprise - not only did we see an increase in drowning and cold injuries from the water, but they ...

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  19. Too Many Stroke Victims Don't Get Clot-Buster DrugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | WebMD

    ... in time to receive the drug, said lead researcher Dr. Tracy Madsen. She's an assistant professor of emergency medicine at Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School in Providence, R.I. Her study team reviewed the records of more than 563,000 ...

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  20. Stress hormone linked to persistent obesity, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | ABC News

    ... al," Katz said, "and due in part to effects on cortisol." Dr. RAJIV BAHL is a Chief Resident Physician of Emergency Medicine at the University of Toledo Medical Center and a medical resident in the ABC News Medical Unit.

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