Who they are, what they do, and why they’re changing emergency medicine
How to make sense of the puzzle and improve your practice.
How to Spot Deception, What You Can Do, and Why it Matters
Accusing anyone of lying is serious business, but when that person is your patient, the stakes are even higher.
Advanced Emergency Management at Mass Gatherings
EM is crucial at drug-fueled electronic dance festivals, like this month’s Electric Zoo in New York.
Knowing the Real Risks of Blood Transfusion
This routine procedure bears real risks and should be handled accordingly.
Situational Awareness is Key
When you’re practicing in the middle of nowhere, planning out a timely patient transfer can be as critical as securing…
Debunking 5 Fallacies
Improve your EOL care and communicate more effectively.
Three Novel Use Cases for Google Glass in the ED
How might augmented reality change your practice?
The future of emergency medicine?
EPs in Rhode island overcome hurdles to trial Glass for telemedicine and consider other applications.
Know the risks
Reglan should be used with caution if patients have Parkinson’s disease or are on antipsychotics.
ACEP's Gag Order Rejected
EPM readers speak out against ACEP’s new ruling prohibiting incoming leaders from answering questions from non-ACEP publications.
How One EP Transformed Mental Health Admissions in Virginia
Debra Perina combined her experience as a coroner with her time leading an ED to challenge the establishment.
Removing the Helmet and Pads is Crucial to Treating Spinal Injuries from Football
Up to 25% of c-spine injuries from football collisions may be exacerbated by the poor removal of helmet and pads.
by Greg Henry, MD
The guns and butter debate is really over, I guess.
Trust is key
I get paid based on my productivity, but I don't trust that my company is paying me accurately.
The applications of bedside ultrasound have gone well beyond scanning the gallbladder . . . to the lungs?
When it comes to medical liability laws and culture, where you live matters.
Find out how your state stacks up against the other 49.
Understanding the dangers of indiscriminate oxygenation in the ED setting
As with many things in medicine, dogma seems to overpower the evidence in this arena.
New ruling prohibits would-be ACEP leaders from answering questions from non-ACEP publications.
Greg Henry seldom fails to deliver on a promise. But this time, it looks like it’s out of his control.
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