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Post-Exposure Prophylaxis

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis

Rx Pad

A rundown of the greatest infection threats and their appropriate prophylactic agents

New Eye Tracking Technology Adds Insight to Brain Injuries

New Eye Tracking Technology Adds Insight to Brain Injuries

Tech Doc

Tracing the agility of eye movement may aid in quick ED diagnosis

The Worried Welcome

The Worried Welcome

Night Shift

"We’re selling the security that ‘it will be OK.’”

The Case for Body Cameras

The Case for Body Cameras

Physician, Record Thyself

Good for Doctors – and Their Patients

Rethinking Medical Education

Rethinking Medical Education

Oh Henry

To mold great doctors, we need to broaden the foundations of undergraduate medical training

Massive Pulmonary Embolism & Dysrhythmia

Massive Pulmonary Embolism & Dysrhythmia

Visual DX

There are times to consider thrombolytic therapy for PE and times when it may be too risky

Working Where Violence is the Norm

Working Where Violence is the Norm

Risky Business

"Healthcare workers are more likely to be attacked at work than prison guards and police officers"

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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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