Emergency medicine  focuses on care provided in the emergency department.

Category : Emergency medicine

12 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

Our Drunk-Driving Laws Aren't Strict Enough

A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine says that if we want to further curb drunk driving, we should lower the blood alcohol limit from .08 to 0.05 percent blood alcohol concentration (BAC). More broadly, the...

13 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

Emergency Medicine Specialist

Southland Hospital Permanent, Full timeSouthland Hospital has 181 beds and is the regional referral and teaching and trauma centre for a population of 105,000 and a rural catchment area that stretches from Stewart Island to Te Anau and Queenstown....

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(Steroids) in Septic Shock?

January 18, 2018 Background: A Cochrane review was published in 2015 evaluating 33 trials with 4,268 participants to evaluate the effects of corticosteroids on death at one month in patients with sepsis.  In that meta-analysis the auth...

17 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

Paramedics (Emergency Medical Services)

Available Emergency Care Paramedics are highly trained medical professionals that administer emergency care both in and out of the hospital. If you call 911 with a life-threatening emergency, paramedics will be one of the first people dispatched...