Sins of Admission

Sins of Admission

The Business of EM

Whistleblower cases see massive payouts, with more litigation pending

Throwing Stones

Throwing Stones

Night Shift

Let’s just not be guilty of breaking the windows while throwing rocks at each other

Pro/Con

Pro/Con

Great Debates

‘Unnecessary’ testing

Hail to the Chief

Hail to the Chief

Report

Highlights from the AMA House of Delegates annual meeting

Beating the Burnout Blues

Beating the Burnout Blues

Director's Corner

It’s getting harder for me to wake up every day excited to go to work in the ED

As Marijuana Access Grows, so do Concerns Over Unintended Pediatric Exposures

As Marijuana Access Grows, so do Concerns Over Unintended Pediatric Exposures

Tox Call

Pediatric exposures are up, but adverse effects are low

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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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