Latest Triage Stories

2011-08-10 20:24:05

Should lower leg strains and sprains take up valuable ER time and resources?

2011-07-14 08:00:00

NEWTON, Mass., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rcadia Medical Imaging has achieved proof-of-concept with the first fully automated software that performs calcium scoring directly from a coronary CT angiography (cCTA) study.

2011-07-06 06:18:27

Junior doctors have no idea what they should be doing when a major incident, such as a terrorist attack or transport disaster occurs, according to this research.

2011-06-30 13:48:58

Will our junior doctors be ready for the next major incident?

2011-06-28 13:13:00

LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anyone who has recently visited a hospital emergency room knows that there is often a wait before non-urgent patients can be seen by a physician.

2011-06-21 08:00:00

BEIJING, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chinmax Medical Systems Inc., a leading cardiac biomarker distributor in China, announced today that it disclaims all liability in connection with an official letter it received from the China State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) on June 2, 2011, in which the SFDA confirmed that it has investigated Inverness Medical Beijing (IMB), a subsidiary of Alere Inc.

2011-06-17 12:12:00

NEW YORK, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 21st, ABC will debut Combat Hospital, the latest in a long tradition of medical series set in a war-zone. But such Hollywood productions would not be nearly as compelling without the real-life heroes that inspired them.

2011-06-05 00:02:41

Origins Recovery Centers, a nationally-recognized provider of inpatient drug and alcohol treatment, announced today that it has substantially expanded the scope of medical coverage provided to patients at its beachside campus in Texas. South Padre Island, Texas (PRWEB) June 04, 2011 Origins Recovery Centers announced today that it has entered into an agreement which significantly enhances the scope and frequency of physician coverage provided to patients at its Texas campus.

2011-06-02 12:57:02

An advanced imaging technique has revealed that some U.S. military personnel with mild blast-related traumatic brain injuries have abnormalities in the brain that have not been seen with other types of imaging.

2011-05-25 15:30:00

DENVER, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Managing your health just got easier with the launch of Emergency Room (ER) wait times for adult and pediatric HealthONE ERs throughout the Denver metro area.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.