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2013-06-07 20:20:45

Hiking, biking and auto travel can be fun during the summer, but the increased risk of injury presented by these activities often necessitates the expert attorneys at the Law Offices of Burg & Brock. LOS ANGELES, June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer brings a number of opportunities for fun, from swimming and biking to theme park rides and sports. However, besides being a great way to enjoy the outdoors, all of these activities have something else in common - an unusually high...

2011-10-14 10:21:26

African-American and Hispanic children are less likely to receive a cranial computed tomography (CT) scan in an emergency department (ED) following minor head trauma than white children, according to an abstract presented Friday, Oct. 14 at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference and Exhibition in Boston. While racial disparities in adult health care are well documented, less is known about the variations in pediatric, and specifically, ED care. Appropriate CT scan use...