Forks! Strippers! Guns!
Once again, our characters are responding to the (frankly unbelievable) events unfolding around them, rather than driving the action.
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.
Pharmaceutical Ads, Government, and the Physician-Patient Relationship
Though it pains me to say it, this is one time where caveat emptor doesn’t apply.
The Night Shift, episode 6
This was the first episode where it felt like the characters were driving the plot.
You should have cashed in big-time. But did you?
The last several years of returns have been among the best ever.
An inside view of the ED
Code Black provides a harrowing and enlightening window into the front lines of healthcare.
Link your vision to action
As an ED leader, you must not only have a vision and plan, but you must communicate that vision effectively…
New FDA regulations proposed for E-cigs
Highly unregulated, the sale of toxic nicotine concoctions for e-cigarette refills pose a serious threat to children.
Best Practices for Battery Ingestion
A two-year-old presents at a clinic with persistent cough and neck discomfort and winds up in the ED.
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.
Board certification is vital in EM
Last month, Rick Bukata suggested that ACEP open its gates to non-boarded EPs. This would be an insult to EM…
Association Gives Nod to First EP President-elect
This June’s AMA Annual Meeting proved as eventful as ever, with one exciting twist that has the potential to impact…
Wait time is lost time
Nearly half the time a patient spends in ED is spent waiting for a bed.
Episode 5 of NBC's "The Night Shift"
It’s time for the passion that’s been building up between the two lead ED doctors for … the past few…
The changing definition of prudence
High deductible healthcare plans are altering EMTALA’s “prudent layperson standard” as patients triage themselves away from the ED based on…
"The Night Shift" is an embarrassment to us all
Having now watched the first two episodes, the only thing I can honestly do is beat my head into a…
EPM Reviews NBC's The Night Shift, Episode 4
This is the 4th episode of “The Night Shift” that I’ve endured watched. If you’ve seen it and you work in an…
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