Year-End Wrap Up: Just Do It!

Year-End Wrap Up: Just Do It!

Financial Consult

A swift kick in the pants to get smarter about your investment strategy in the new year

‘Tis the Season... to Donate to Your Hospital?

‘Tis the Season... to Donate to Your Hospital?

Director's Corner

Why you should consider donating to your hospital's foundation this season

Education Unplugged: In Defense of Paper

Education Unplugged: In Defense of Paper

The (Un) Wired ED

Physical medical reference books still hold an important place in many EPs’ hearts

A New Turn for Tourniquets

A New Turn for Tourniquets

Battle-Tested

Tactical tourniquets: new twists on old gear 

Diclegis: Drug Makes 30-Year Comeback

Diclegis: Drug Makes 30-Year Comeback

The Rx Pad

Class A morning sickness drug is back after 30-year absence due to junk lawsuits

The Rest is History (and Physical)

The Rest is History (and Physical)

Soundings

Thoracic ultrasound can be life saving, but it shouldn’t be taken out of context

Mechanical CPR Takes a Thumping

Mechanical CPR Takes a Thumping

Questioning Dogma

'Dramatic results' with mechanical CPR? Better check again.

ACEP 2014 – Revenge of the Nerds

ACEP 2014 – Revenge of the Nerds

Oh Henry

From the exhibit floor to the council meeting, musings on emergency medicine’s biggest circus

ACEP Takes Second Swing at ‘Choosing Wisely’

ACEP Takes Second Swing at ‘Choosing Wisely’

Rick's Reviews

ACEP's obvious list confronts practice variation

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Review by Alisa Hayes M.D.
Column organized by Evan Schwarz M.D.
Washington University in St. Louis
Division of Emergency Medicine

 
Citation: Spiro DM, Tay K, et al.  Wait-and-see prescription for the treatment of acute otitis media:  a randomized controlled trial.  JAMA. Sept 2006;296(10):1235-1241. by Dr. Alisa Hayes

Review by Chet Schrader
Column organized by Evan Schwarz
Washington University in St. Louis
Division of Emergency Medicine
 
Citation:
Institute of Medicine.  IOM Report:  the future of emergency care in the United States health system.  Acad Emerg Med.  Oct 2006;13(10):1081-1085.
 
Review by Dana Hendry, MD
edited by Evan Schwarz,
Washington University Emergency
Medicine Residency Program MD

Citation:
Bradley EH, Herrin J, et al.  Strategies for reducing the door-to-balloon time in acute myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med. Nov 2006; 355(22): 2308-2320.


Review by Jose Vega, MD
Column Organized by Evan Schwarz, MD
Division of Emergency Medicine
Washington University
 
Citation: 
Thomsen TW et al.  Arthocentesis of the Knee.  The New England Journal of Medicine 2006; 354:e19.
Review by Ryan Petersen, MD
Column organized by Evan Schwarz, MD
Division of Emergency Medicine
Washington University in St. Louis
 
Citation:
Kales SN, Christiani DC. Acute chemical emergencies. N Engl J Med. Feb 2004;350(8):800-808.

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