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2014-08-04 23:08:11

First Choice Emergency Room Expanding in Colorado Springs Area Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, announced that it will open its new Fountain facility in August. “I am pleased to announce that we are continuing to grow in Colorado with a new facility in Fountain,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. First Choice...

2014-08-04 16:26:49

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients who were admitted to hospitals in the vicinity of a hospital that had closed its emergency department had 5 percent greater odds of inpatient mortality than patients admitted to unaffected hospitals. The risk of death was more pronounced for non-elderly patients and patients with time-sensitive conditions such as acute myocardial infarction (AMI or heart attack), stroke and sepsis. The results of the California study are...

2014-08-04 16:25:39

DALLAS, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers "Ventilators Market to 2020 - TechnicalAdvances and Hospital Expansion Serve as Distinct Regional Growth Drivers", which is an August 2014 publication discussing the market, competitive landscape, and trends for three ventilator market segments: Adult/pediatric, neonatal and transport ventilators. It provides comprehensive information on the key trends affecting these segments, and key analytical content on the...

2014-08-04 12:28:25

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Wound Healing Partnering 2009-2014 http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/wound_healing_partnering_2007_2013.html The report will be delivered in PDF format within 3 working days of receipt of order. If print or CD-Rom version purchased, the report will be sent by courier using express service. Wound Healing Partnering 2009-2014 report provides understanding...

2014-08-01 23:07:06

Celebrates Spring - Gleannloch Grand Opening with Donation to Klein High School Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room opened its new Spring- Gleannloch facility at 7am today. The facility is located at 8929 Spring Cypress Road, Spring, Texas and is open 24-7. “On behalf of our entire leadership team, we are pleased to be a part of the Spring community and look forward to providing the highest quality emergency medical care to Spring and the surrounding...

2014-08-01 16:24:10

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- So far this year, 18 children, including one in the Tampa Bay area, have died from heatstroke after being left inside of a hot car. On National Heatstroke Prevention Day, St. Joseph's Children's Hospital's Child Advocacy Team showed how hot a parked car gets in the summer sun by baking cookies inside a vehicle. It only took minutes for the cookie dough to spread and within about two hours the cookies were complete. It was about 98 degrees...

2014-08-01 12:26:08

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New data from Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) helps prove that written care protocols can significantly improve the overall emergency care pathway for stroke, the nation's fourth leading cause of death in the US. The findings were announced this week at the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) 11(th) Annual Meeting in Colorado Springs, CO. Over the last decade, an accumulation of evidence has...

2014-08-01 12:23:58

--Accelerated specialists among a few trained to teach it in Chicagoland-- CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that summer is in full swing, runners are gearing up for races and triathlons. However, while running is good for overall health, it can put stress on ligaments and joints, which often results in overuse injuries. A recent study by Harvard University showed that up to 75 percent of middle and long distance runners suffer at least one injury in a year....

2014-08-01 08:25:34

Momentum Grows as More States Modernize PA Practice Laws Offering Patients Greater Access to Quality Healthcare ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a year of unprecedented improvements to physician assistant (PA) scope-of-practice laws, legislators across 44 states and the District of Columbia have continued to modernize PA laws and regulations during the first half of 2014, according to the American Academy of Physician Assistants. "With millions of...

2014-07-31 23:12:43

Employers and their employees may visit the Perris facility for all of their Occupational Medicine needs. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Healthpointe Medical Group, one of Southern California’s leading healthcare providers, strives in maintaining the highest standards in health and safety for clients and employers. That is why Healthpointe is offering Occupational Medicine Services at their Perris facility to surrounding employers, employees and patients. They also accept...


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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