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2014-06-30 16:27:04

CHICAGO, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, June 27, the American College of Surgeons (ACS) hosted the ACS Surgical Health Care Quality Forum Iowa, featuring a panel of health care leaders who shared insights into the unique health care issues that rural areas face today, including workforce shortages, quality education and training for the next generation of rural surgeons, and access to trauma care. Speakers at the forum highlighted how the trauma system has evolved...

2014-06-28 14:36:09

St. Michael's Hospital Study also finds 'brain waste' common Foreign-trained physicians feel there are not enough residency positions for them in countries such as Canada and the United States and this information was not communicated to them before they emigrated, a new study has found. Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital surveyed international medical graduates to better understand the concepts of "brain drain," the migration of health care workers from low- and middle-income...

2014-06-27 23:07:59

Celebrates Grand Opening with Donation to Cedar Hill High School Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room opened its new Cedar Hill facility at 7am today. The facility is First Choice Emergency Room’s 38th facility systemwide and 16th facility in Dallas – Fort Worth. The new Cedar Hill facility is located at 850 Highway 67 North, Cedar Hill, Texas 75104 and is open 24-7. “Our entire team is pleased to be a part of this new facility and look forward to...

2014-06-27 12:26:01

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A phenomenological study offers detailed insights into homeless, alcohol-dependent patients often stigmatized by the public and policymakers as drains on the health care system, showing the constellation of reasons they are incapable of escaping social circumstances that perpetuate and exacerbate their problems The study, published online yesterday in Annals of Emergency Medicine, was conducted at Bellevue Hospital in New York...

2014-06-27 08:25:02

Revolutionary technology that allows individuals with Spinal Cord Injury, such as paraplegia, to stand & walk receives clearance for personal use in the U.S. MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exoskeleton leader ReWalk Robotics announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the company's ReWalk Personal System for use at home and in the community. ReWalk is a wearable robotic exoskeleton that provides powered hip and knee motion to enable...

2014-06-26 23:17:20

First Choice Emergency Room’s Pearland- Silverlake Facility Opening in July Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, announced that it will open its new Pearland – Silverlake facility in July. “I am pleased to announce that we are expanding in Houston with our new Pearland- Silverlake facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice...

2014-06-26 12:30:51

LONDON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Wound Debridement Products Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/global_wound_debridement_products_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Wound Debridement Products in US$ Thousand. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of...

2014-06-25 23:16:27

Celebrates Briar Forest Facility with Donation to Westside High School Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room opened its new Briar Forest facility at 7 a.m. today. The facility is First Choice Emergency Room’s 37th facility systemwide and 14th facility in Houston. The new Briar Forest facility is located at 1717 Eldridge Parkway, Houston, Texas 77077 and is open 24-7. “Our experienced clinical team is committed to delivering the highest quality emergency...

2014-06-25 23:13:51

CareSTAT Urgent Care has provided patients with added convenience to receive affordable health care using its innovative smartphone app. The mobile app enables patients to check-in to a facility and track their place in line from a remote location, allowing people to carry on with their busy lives at home, work, or elsewhere until they are able to be seen by one of the medical professionals at the urgent care facility. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 CareSTAT Urgent Care has...

2014-06-24 23:15:32

Elliott Cohen, MD, FACEP Welcomed to His New Role Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Elliott Cohen, MD, FACEP as the Medical Director of its new Cedar Hill facility. “We are pleased to announce Dr. Cohen will be leading our Cedar Hill facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. Dr. Cohen received his...


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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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