FDA Revokes Emergency Use of Solo Bamlanivimab for COVID FDA Revokes Emergency Use of Solo Bamlanivimab for COVID
The manufacturer sought the withdrawal, noting that the monoclonal antibody is no longer effective alone against COVID-19.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Brazil Scrambles for Sedatives as Hospitals Overwhelmed by COVID Brazil Scrambles for Sedatives as Hospitals Overwhelmed by COVID
An emergency shipment of sedatives needed to intubate severely ill COVID-19 patients arrived in Brazil late last week from China, as the South American country scrambles for supplies.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Management of patients presenting to the Emergency Department/ Acute Medicine with symptoms: Covid-19 Vaccine induced Thrombosis and Thrombocytopenia (VITT), RCEM/RCP/SAM
Guidance document on how to deal with a patient presenting to ED or acute medicine with COVID-19 vaccine-induced thrombosis and thrombocytopenia (VITT). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AstraZeneca side effects: Three symptoms that may accompany a headache - when to get help
ASTRAZENECA side effects can cause headaches which health experts state is perfectly normal. However, a headache accompanied with either blurred vision, nausea or vomiting could be a medical emergency. Why? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Greece lifts quarantine requirement for US, EU, others
Greece has lifted quarantine restrictions for travelers from most European countries, as well as Israel and the United States as it prepares to reopen tourism services next month despite an ongoing emergency in pandemic-related hospital care (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

‘Criminal cases dropped’ because of problems paying doctors for evidence
Police are being left without enough proof to charge suspects due to failings in the system for reporting medical evidence, senior emergency doctors have warned. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - April 19, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Sudan: Oxygen Shortage Forces Hospitals to Move Patients Between States
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -- A shortage of oxygen at hospitals in Sudan is compelling medical facilities to transfer patients between states, the federal Ministry of Health has confirmed. Dr Montasir Mohamed Osman, Deputy Director of the General Department of Emergencies and Epidemics at the Ministry of Health, acknowledged the lack of oxygen in some states which is resulting in the transfer of patients. This acknowledgement was a reference to the transfer of patients from El Gedaref to El Gezira. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Exclusive: Inside the Facilities Making the World ’s Most Prevalent COVID-19 Vaccine
If you’ve been vaccinated for COVID-19, chances are pretty high that you’re benefiting from a product made by BioNTech. The German biotech company, co-founded by a husband-and-wife team of scientists, developed the vaccine that became not only the first to earn authorization in the U.S. for COVID-19 in December but also the first ever based on a new technology involving the genetic material mRNA. In interviews in December and March, co-founders Ugur Sahin and Ozlem Tureci spoke about their whirlwind year and their partnership with U.S. pharmaceutical company Pfizer to test and manufacture the vaccine. Over thre...
Source: TIME: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park and Aryn Baker/Marburg, Germany Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Exclusive feature longform Magazine photography Source Type: news

A Growing New Health Crisis Focusing on Emergency Rooms, Medical History & Vaccines
Samah Ghalloussi, one of the entrepreneurs interviewed for the article with a worker of the French Red Cross. Credit: French Red CrossBy Angel MendozaPARIS, Apr 19 2021 (IPS) This year’s World Health Day on 7 April was an opportunity for three entrepreneurs to share their insights and reflections on a rather complex year due to the health crisis and comment on their experiences developing impactful products and services in this sector. Emeric Lemaire, co-founder of Arkhn, Samah Ghallousi, CEO of AALIA.tech and Antoine Noel, co-founder and director of Japet, are all either associates of Liberté Living-Lab, (a ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Angel Mendoza Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

UK Covid news: Boris Johnson cancels trip to India as pressure grows for it to be added to travel red list
Latest updates: PM ’s forthcoming trip to India cancelled as country’s total cases reach 15m‘If we catch Covid, we die’: UK shielders reflect on still feeling unsafeOxford trial to study effect of immune system on reinfectionCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage9.56amBSTOn the Today programme this morningProf Andrew Hayward, professor of infectious disease epidemiology at University College and a member of the government ’s Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage), said he thought India should be added to the government’s red list of countries with th...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Sparrow Tags: Coronavirus Politics UK news Boris Johnson Conservatives Scotland Scottish politics Infectious diseases NHS Microbiology Medical research Health India Source Type: news

Central Africa: Millions in West, Central Africa Facing Hunger Emergency - WFP
[VOA] Geneva -- The United Nations World Food Program warns that millions of people in West and Central Africa are facing catastrophic levels of hunger driven by conflict and soaring food prices. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Persistent and widespread pain among Blacks six weeks after MVC: emergency department-based cohort study - Beaudoin FL, Zhai W, Merchant RC, Clark MA, Kurz MC, Hendry P, Swor RA, Peak D, Pearson C, Domeier R, Ortiz C, McLean SA.
INTRODUCTION: Blacks in the United States experience greater persistent pain than non-Hispanic Whites across a range of medical conditions, but to our knowledge no longitudinal studies have examined the risk factors or incidence of persistent pain among Bl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Coding of sexual assault by emergency physicians: a nationally representative study - Murugan V, Holzer KJ, Vaughn MG, Carbone JT, Jackson DB, Bitter CC.
INTRODUCTION: Sexual assault is a public health problem that affects many Americans and has multiple long-lasting effects on victims. Medical evaluation after sexual assault frequently occurs in the emergency department, and documentation of the visit play... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Suicide among the emergency medical systems occupation in the United States - Vigil NH, Beger S, Gochenour KS, Frazier WH, Vadeboncoeur TF, Bobrow BJ.
INTRODUCTION: Suicide claimed 47,173 lives in 2017 and is the second leading cause of death for individuals 15-34 years old. In 2017, rates of suicide in the United States (US) were double the rates of homicide. Despite significant research funding toward ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Rising trends in wrestling-associated injuries in females presenting to US emergency departments - Hoge C, Pirruccio K, Cohen OG, Kelly JD.
In this study we describe historical and projected national estimates of female wrestling ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Pain after a motor vehicle crash: the role of socio-demographics, crash characteristics and peri-traumatic stress symptoms - Beaudoin FL, Kessler RC, Hwang I, Lee S, Sampson NA, An X, Ressler KJ, Koenen KC, McLean SA.
Background The vast majority of individuals who come to the emergency department (ED) for care after a motor vehicle collision (MVC) are diagnosed with musculoskeletal strain only and are discharged to home. A significant subset of this population will sti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Poor outcome in camel-related eye trauma with ruptured globe - Albazei AI, Ahmed OH, AlAli NM, Alselaimy RM, Alreshidi SO, Magliyah MS, Albalawi HB.
PURPOSE: To report the poor visual outcome of ruptured globe caused by camel bites. OBSERVATIONS: A 48-year-old camel caregiver presented to the emergency department after being bitten by a camel in the left side of his face. Ophthalmic examination reveale... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Development of a pre-hospital emergencies protocol for the management of suicidal patients in Iran - Shirzad F, Gholamzad S, Shafiee M, Shariat SV.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a painful consequence of many psychiatric disorders and one of the most frequent psychiatric emergencies. Generally, pre-hospital technician is the first person in the treatment chain who attends the situation; hence, his/her sound c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Emergency physician survey on firearm injury prevention: where can we improve? - Farcy DA, Doria N, Moreno-Walton L, Gordon H, S ánchez J, Cubeddu LX, Ranney ML.
INTRODUCTION: Firearm injury and death is increasingly prevalent in the United States. Emergency physicians (EP) may have a unique role in firearm injury prevention. The aim of this study was to describe EPs' beliefs, attitudes, practices, and barriers to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology and cost-analysis of emergency department patients treated following traffic accidents in Iran: a retrospective cross-sectional study - Behzadi A, Shahba M, Etemadi S, Mohamadi B, Karvar M, Jafari Y, Hedayatipour M.
This study was aimed to determine the epidemiological characteristics of patients with RTAs.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Commentary on underrecognition of nonfatal intimate partner strangulation within the emergency health care setting: reasons and opportunities for change - Sampsel K.
The incidence of nonfatal intimate partner strangulation (NF-IPS) is an underrecognized phenomenon within the health care system in North America. In their article in this issue, Patch et al undertake a large database population review of coded episodes of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factors associated with hurricane evacuation: a statistical meta-analysis of studies, 1999-2018 - Karaye IM, Taylor N, Perez-Patron M, Thompson C, Horney JA.
OBJECTIVE: Hurricane evacuation is one of the strategies employed by emergency management and other agencies to reduce morbidity and mortality associated with hurricanes. However, factors associated with residents' evacuation decision-making have been inco... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Mass-casualty training exercise using high-fidelity computerized simulators and involving time and resource limitation - Jacobson PA, Severin PN, Rumoro DP, Shah S.
PURPOSE: Training emergency department (ED) personnel in the care of victims of mass-casualty incidents (MCIs) is a highly challenging task requiring unique and innovative approaches. The purpose of this study was to retrospectively explore the value of hi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Elder abuse-a guide to diagnosis and management in the emergency department - Cimino-Fiallos N, Rosen T.
Elder abuse affects many older adults and can be life threatening. Older adults both in the community and long-term care facilities are at risk. An emergency department visit is an opportunity for an abuse victim to seek help. Emergency clinicians should b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Fall-related eye injury among older adults in the United States - Halawa O, Mitchell W, Zebardast N.
PURPOSE: To identify common causes of emergency department-treated eye injury among older adults in the United States (US), and to characterize of fall-related ocular trauma in this population. DESIGN: Retrospective cohort study METHODS: Data from ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Child abuse in times of crises: lessons learned - Agrawal N, Kelley M.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created conditions which heighten risk for child abuse. As key players in times of crisis, pediatric emergency medicine providers must be equipped with the tools to recognize, respond to, and mitigate risk of child abuse. An explo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Child sexual abuse and COVID-19 pandemic: another side effect of lockdown in Morocco - Mekaoui N, Aouragh H, Jeddi Y, Rhalem H, Dakhama BSB, Karboubi L.
The World Health Organization has declared SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) a pandemic in March 11, 2020 [1]. The Kingdom of Morocco declared a state of health emergency from March 20 to June 24, 2020 and strict containment measures have been implemented including sc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Robotic infrastructure elements proposed to bolster performance of infectious hospitals
(Kazan Federal University) In December 2019, a new viral infection was detected in Wuhan, China. On January 30, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak a public health emergency of international concern, and on March 11, the COVID-19 pandemic. In light of the danger that the infection poses to human personnel, the idea to utilize automation in hospitals is one of the natural solutions in healthcare. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

J & J seeks permission for phase-3 trial of its single-shot COVID vaccine in India, import licence
This comes close to the heels of the central government last week deciding to fast-track emergency approvals for all foreign produced coronavirus jabs that have been given a similar nod by the World Health Organization or regulators in the United States, Europe, Britain or Japan. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - April 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The impact of emergency responder musculoskeletal injuries in the State of Ohio - Hanson B, Steele Cooper S, Tegarden T, Tipton L, Freeman AG, Davis KG, Gillespie GL, Huston T.
BACKGROUND: Emergency personnel operate in environments that put them at higher risk of injury to the musculoskeletal system. These injuries result in lost workdays, medical costs, and decreased productivity, all which impact emergency response systems. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Head over wheels: traumatic head and neck injuries secondary to mountain biking - Kshirsagar RS, Xiao C, Chou DW, Krishnan S, Christian AB, Labadie KP, Brodsky MA, Liang J.
OBJECTIVES: The popularity of mountain biking (MTB) in the United States has risen in recent years. We sought to identify the prevalence and distribution of MTB associated head and neck injuries presenting to emergency departments across the U.S. and ident... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Examining the underlying exposures of hit-and-run and non-hit-and-run crashes - Jiang X, Han M, Guo R, Zhang G, Fan Y, Li X, Bai W, Wei M, Liang Q.
Introduction Hit-and-run crashes occur when the driver at fault leaves the scene without reporting, which could delay emergency response for the victims who are left. For this reason, it is assumed that hit-and-run crashes lead to more serious injuries; h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effects of mobile messenger counseling on case management success for individuals engaging in self-harm or suicide attempts who were discharged from emergency departments - Seong JM, Cho Y, Cho GC, Lee J, Kim IY, Seo H, Kim J.
OBJECTIVE: Postdischarge case management for self-harm or suicide attempters often fails; therefore, this study aimed to investigate the effects of mobile messenger counseling (MMC) on the postdischarge case management results among this patient group. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Integration of in situ simulation into an emergency department code orange exercise in a tertiary care trauma referral center - Carmichael H, Mastoras G, Nolan C, Tan H, Tochkin J, Poulin C, Willmore A, Posner G.
OBJECTIVES: Disaster-preparedness and response are a commonly overlooked aspect of hospital policy and can frequently be outdated and undertested. Simulation-based education has become a core education modality within Canadian medical training programs. We... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Evaluating simulations as preparation for health crises like CoViD-19: insights on incorporating simulation exercises for effective response - Reddin K, Bang H, Miles L.
Today's health emergencies are increasingly complex due to factors such as globalization, urbanization and increased connectivity where people, goods and potential vectors of disease are constantly on the move. These factors amplify the threats to our heal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

A systematic review of health sector responses to the coincidence of disasters and COVID-19 - Sohrabizadeh S, Yousefian S, Bahramzadeh A, Vaziri MH.
BACKGROUND: In December 2019, the Chinese city of Wuhan reported a novel pneumonia caused by COVID-19. While the COVID-19 pandemic has been increasingly affecting the world, the occurrence of disasters resulted in complex emergencies. The present review is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Brooklyn Center issues emergency curfew, police disperse demonstrators as protests escalate
Brooklyn Center has issued an emergency curfew on Friday after protests escalated, leading police to disperse a crowd outside the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One - Fourth of HIV Patients Report Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence
Authors say screening and linkage to supportive services needed for HIV patients (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 17, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, AIDS, Journal, Source Type: news

Europe Surpasses 1 Million COVID - 19 Deaths
WHO wants to emphasize the need for Europe to maintain social distancing and speed up vaccinations (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - April 17, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Low Risk of Brain Bleed in Older People on DOAC Therapy Low Risk of Brain Bleed in Older People on DOAC Therapy
There is a low risk of delayed intracranial hemorrhage in older patients on direct oral anticoagulant therapy who fall and hit their head, according to a new study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

Americans Still Avoiding ERs in Pandemic, But Uptick Seen in Mental Health Crises
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Nursing, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, News, Source Type: news

FDA revokes emergency use authorization for monoclonal antibody Bamlanivimab
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration revoked the emergency use authorization (EUA) that allowed for the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab, when administered alone, to be used for the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 in adults and certain pediatric patients. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - April 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured FDA Regulatory Affairs Source Type: news

Florida Gov. DeSantis bans agencies and businesses from requiring vaccine passports
(Natural News) Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an emergency order banning coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine passports on April 2, preventing all state-run organizations and private businesses from demanding that their staff or customers show a vaccine passport to work there or gain services. In a March 29 press conference at the Florida State Capitol, DeSantis talked about the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Revokes Emergency Use Authorization for Monoclonal Antibody Bamlanivimab
Today, the FDA revoked the emergency use authorization that allowed for the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab, when administered alone, to be used for the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 in adults and certain pediatric patients. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - April 16, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Is Sending My Suicidal Teen Patient to the ED Enough? Is Sending My Suicidal Teen Patient to the ED Enough?
After eliciting the teen's realistic suicide plan, you send him to the ED with his parent for crisis mental health evaluation. Have you done enough to prevent this child from dying at his own hand?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics Commentary Source Type: news

Stethoscope, Doppler May Outperform Newer Fetal Monitoring Tools Stethoscope, Doppler May Outperform Newer Fetal Monitoring Tools
For fetal monitoring during labor, use of a Pinard stethoscope and handheld Doppler was associated with a lower risk for emergency cesarean delivery in a new study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Covid-19: The Makings of a Third World War
By Selim JahanApr 16 2021 (IPS-Partners) When we were growing up in the sixties during the time of the Cold War between the USA and the then Soviet Union, we would often hear about a possible Third World War. Sometimes, the situation would get so heated that people would fear the Third World War might not be far away. I still remember the events in 1961, when the threats and counter-threats between President John Kennedy and Prime Minister Nikita Khrushchev over the Bay of Pigs reached such an extreme level that a Third World War seemed imminent. Sixty years have passed since then—and no, there hasn’t been a T...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Selim Jahan Tags: Health Humanitarian Emergencies Source Type: news

It ’ s a Scream: Human Brains Alert to Positive Shrieks
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Americans Still Avoiding ERs in Pandemic, But Uptick Seen in Mental Health Crises
FRIDAY, April 16, 2021 -- While ER visits have stayed below normal levels as the coronavirus pandemic continues, the number of people showing up in the emergency department with mental woes is increasing, new federal government data shows. Between... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Adolescent Substance Use and the COVID-19 Pandemic Adolescent Substance Use and the COVID-19 Pandemic
During the past year, adolescents had to press forward through many challenges and stressors with adaptability. We ask ourselves how children are coping emotionally with the unprecedented changes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news