Medical Board Charges Doctor for Spreading COVID Misinformation Medical Board Charges Doctor for Spreading COVID Misinformation
The Washington state medical board investigated a pathologist after complaints from the American Board of Pathology and several physicians.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - February 2, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Citing Workplace Violence, a Quarter of HCWs Are Ready to Quit Citing Workplace Violence, a Quarter of HCWs Are Ready to Quit
Data from 69 countries show the toll that violence in the workplace takes on our healthcare system.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 30, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Critical Care News Source Type: news

Novel CPR for Patients With Nonshockable Rhythms Novel CPR for Patients With Nonshockable Rhythms
Robert D. Glatter, MD; Paul E. Pepe, MD, MPH; and Ryan P. Quinn, BS, EMS, discuss and provide a demo of a novel resuscitation technique for patients with non-shockable rhythms in cardiac arrest.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Has the Move to Online Primary Care Visits Raised ED Visits? Has the Move to Online Primary Care Visits Raised ED Visits?
Additional studies should focus on long-term outcomes of virtual care as its popularity grows, according to researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

A Freak Impalement by a Model Rocket Has This Doctor Scrambling A Freak Impalement by a Model Rocket Has This Doctor Scrambling
Attending a model rocket festival by chance, a physician finds himself dealing with a surreal and shocking emergency.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 19, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Damar Hamlin's Cardiac Arrest: Key Lessons Damar Hamlin's Cardiac Arrest: Key Lessons
Robert D. Glatter, MD; Paul E. Pepe, MD, MPH; and Michael"Mick" Molloy, MB, MSc, MCh, discuss the emergency team ' s response to Damar Hamlin ' s cardiac arrest and possible causes.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 19, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Optimal Pad Position in Transcutaneous Pacing Optimal Pad Position in Transcutaneous Pacing
Pad placement significantly improves the odds of success.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 11, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Viewpoint Source Type: news

Five Thoughts on the Damar Hamlin Collapse Five Thoughts on the Damar Hamlin Collapse
The cardiac arrest of Buffalo Bills defensive back Damar Hamlin has led to speculation about commotio cordis and more, but one electrophysiologist sees an opportunity for education on CPR and AEDs.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 6, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Even With Insurance, EDs Can Cost a Bundle Even With Insurance, EDs Can Cost a Bundle
Even for people with private insurance who are employed by large companies, the average out-of-pocket cost of an ED visit can exceed their savings.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 4, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

Emergency Physicians Take Issue With AHRQ Errors Report Emergency Physicians Take Issue With AHRQ Errors Report
A systematic review suggested that 5.7% of emergency department patients are diagnosed incorrectly.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 4, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

ER Docs Need a Clearer Path to Outpatient Primary Care ER Docs Need a Clearer Path to Outpatient Primary Care
Emergency physicians are seeing more primary care complaints, effectively forcing them to double as PCPs on a regular basis, a fourth-year medical student contends.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 29, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Article Source Type: news

ED Docs Call Private Equity Staffing Practices Illegal, Seek Ban ED Docs Call Private Equity Staffing Practices Illegal, Seek Ban
Emergency physicians and consumer advocates in multiple states are pushing for stiffer enforcement of statutes that prohibit the ownership of medical practices by corporations not owned by doctors.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 29, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

What's Best for Treating Patients Who Are on Xylazine or'Tranq'? What's Best for Treating Patients Who Are on Xylazine or'Tranq'?
Robert D. Glatter, MD, and Joseph L. D ' Orazio, MD, discuss the growing epidemic and abuse of xylazine.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 28, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Babies Inadvertently Exposed to Opioids + Tranquilizer: Report Babies Inadvertently Exposed to Opioids + Tranquilizer: Report
A rise in the use of illegal opioids tainted with xylazine, an animal tranquilizer, is reaching drug users ' children, according to a new case report from Delaware.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 23, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

A Doctor Saves a Drowning Family in a Dangerous River A Doctor Saves a Drowning Family in a Dangerous River
A cardiologist finds a father and three sons struggling in deep water near his home ― one boy already floating face down. The only choice is to go in after them.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 21, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news