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Are steroids necessary for bacterial meningitis? When do urine cultures
become positive in relation to duration of fever? This journal club will
review some key articles on fever in children and will help us with the
management of febrile infants who present shortly after immunizations.
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How can an ED solve a complex, systemic healthcare problem like patient satisfaction? They can sing about it, of course.
This gem of a video comes courtesy of the SVH emergency department in Pittsburgh. Enjoy.
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