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Can YouTube Save Your Life?

Nicole Weingartner, Wiley Only a handful of CPR and basic life support (BLS) videos available on YouTube provide instructions which are consistent with recent health guidelines, according to a new study published in Emergency Medicine...

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2014-09-02 23:10:02

Pioneers in Scribe Technology Strengthen Ties with ACEP Bloomington, MN (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Elite Medical Scribes, LLC., one of the nation’s leading vendors of medical scribe services, announced that they have been exclusively selected, for the second consecutive year, to participate in innovatED. innovatED is an interactive, educational space at the ACEP Scientific Assembly, designed to provide more relevant, contextual and participatory content around the latest innovations in...

2014-09-02 23:02:44

Evolve Medical Clinics, the first truly disruptive business model within the primary and urgent care arena, is having its Grand Opening Saturday September 20th. Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Evolve Medical Clinics, the first truly disruptive business model within the primary and urgent care arena, is having its Grand Opening Saturday September 20th. This opening coincides with a health fair the clinic is sponsoring. Evolve offers affordable and accessible care incorporating...

2014-09-02 16:25:46

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced a merger with the operations of Trident Emergency Physicians (TEP) expanding its presence in Charleston, S.C., and its relationship with HCA Healthcare. TEP is a 30-year-old physician practice that manages and staffs two emergency departments and two free-standing emergency departments within...

2014-09-02 12:26:50

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients who return to the emergency department within a few days of discharge do so principally because they are anxious about their symptoms and have lost trust in other parts of the health care system, according to the results of a study published online today in Annals of Emergency Medicine ("Return Visits to the Emergency Department: The Patient Perspective") http://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(14)00622-2/fulltext....

2014-09-01 23:03:34

The global wound care market involves various products that help in healing and preventing infection. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/wound-care-market-371.html (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 The Report “Wound Care Market by Type (Traditional (Wound Closure, Anti infective), Basic (Films, Cleansing), Advanced (Hydrogels, Hydrocolloids, Alginate, Collagen), Active (Artificial Skin & Skin Substitutes), Pressure Relief Devices, NPWT) - Global Forecast to 2019” provides a...

2014-08-29 23:08:51

Celebrates Pflugerville – FM 685 Grand Opening with Donation to Pflugerville High School Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room opened its new Pflugerville – FM 685 facility at 7am today. The new facility is located 1501 FM 685, Pflugerville, Texas and is open 24-7. “Our team is pleased to be a part of First Choice Emergency Room’s second location in Pflugerville and we look forward to continuing to deliver high quality emergency medical care to the...

2014-08-29 16:23:58

Funding needed for state and rural trauma systems and to create new models for regionalized emergency care CHICAGO, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After authoring a new law to include burn injuries as part of trauma care, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI), is working on legislation to provide long overdue financing to develop and revitalize the nation's state and rural trauma systems and to create innovative new models of regionalized emergency care. Sen. Reed's Improving Trauma...

2014-08-28 16:27:45

A Nashville, TN Board Certified physician specializing in Colon & Rectal Surgery, Dr. William Harb, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2014. NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Nashville's Colon & Rectal Surgery specialist Dr. William Harb for inclusion in its highly selective list of Castle Connolly Top Doctors this year....

2014-08-28 16:21:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new national survey released today shows that public awareness of the dangers of leaving young children alone in hot vehicles has risen dramatically -- by nearly 25 percent -- since the start of the summer. The survey, conducted online from August 8-13 by Public Opinion Strategies, found that 85 percent of the respondents had seen, read, or heard "a lot" or "some" about children suffering from heatstroke in vehicles, compared to 69...

2014-08-27 23:13:38

First Choice Emergency Room Expanding in Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, announced that it will open its new North Richland Hills facility in mid-September. “I am pleased to announce that we are opening a new facility in the north Fort Worth area in North Richland Hills,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of...


Latest Emergency medicine Reference Libraries

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
2013-04-30 13:21:44

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is an emergency procedure performed in an effort to preserve brain function and manually pump blood through to the body’s vital organs, until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous circulation. CPR is indicated in cardiac arrest patients, but may also be performed on patients with an unresponsive presentation or those experiencing agonal breaths or severe and prolonged arrhythmias such as bradycardia or tachycardia. The first...

William Fisher
2012-09-05 10:27:46

William Fisher is American physician and a former NASA Astronaut. He was born William Frederick Fisher on April 1, 1946, in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from North Syracuse Central High School in North Syracuse, New York in 1964. He continued on to attend Standford University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences in 1968. The following two years, Fisher worked on graduate studies in Microbiology and received a Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Florida in 1975....

Annals of Emergency Medicine
2012-05-04 11:29:56

The Annals of Emergency Medicine is the official journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). It is a peer-reviewed medical journal founded in 1968 and published by Elsevier on behalf of the ACEP. The journal publishes original research, clinical reports, opinion, and educational information related to the practice, teaching, and research of emergency medicine. In addition to general emergency medicine topics, Annals of Emergency Medicine regularly publishes articles on...

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  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'