Researchers Probe'Systematic Error' in Gun Injury Data Researchers Probe'Systematic Error' in Gun Injury Data
Inaccurate coding in hospitals could be distorting our understanding of gun violence in the United States.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 16, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

New AHA Statement on Managing ACS in Older Adults New AHA Statement on Managing ACS in Older Adults
Aging may alter the diagnosis and treatment of acute coronary syndrome in older adults, the AHA notes in a new scientific statement.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 15, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Poison Centers Fielding More Calls About Teen Cannabis Use Poison Centers Fielding More Calls About Teen Cannabis Use
Cannabis recently topped the list of substances that were abused by adolescents, prompting calls to 24-hour helplines.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 9, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

A Beach Drowning and Car Crash Rescue ― Back to Back A Beach Drowning and Car Crash Rescue ― Back to Back
The patients had no vital signs, and the doctor had no tools except his two hands. Was it luck or fate?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 7, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Clinician Criticizes Germany's New Triage Legislation Clinician Criticizes Germany's New Triage Legislation
The law does not adequately consider a patient ' s chance of survival and increases the risk that changes to the therapeutic aim will result in a lawsuit, according to one physician.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 5, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

Perceived Discrimination Tied to Worse Recovery After MI in Young Perceived Discrimination Tied to Worse Recovery After MI in Young
Among adults aged 55 and younger who survived an MI, experiencing discrimination in day-to-day life was associated worse recovery — greater chest pain, worse quality of life — a year later.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 25, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

A Post –Super Bowl Airplane Emergency A Post –Super Bowl Airplane Emergency
When an airline passenger develops unexplainable life-threatening symptoms midflight, two physicians treat her while the clock ticks.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Opt-out HIV Testing in Emergency Rooms Helps Identify New Cases Opt-out HIV Testing in Emergency Rooms Helps Identify New Cases
' Notional consent testing ' can be an effective tool.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: HIV/AIDS News Source Type: news

Medical School Culinary Programs Grow Despite Limited Funding Medical School Culinary Programs Grow Despite Limited Funding
One doctor ' s mission to include training on cooking healthy meals in medical education grows, despite lack of funding.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 18, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Is Substance Abuse Among Physicians on the Rise Since COVID? Is Substance Abuse Among Physicians on the Rise Since COVID?
What ' s COVID got to do with substance use among physicians? Think stress, burnout, overwork, and higher rates of depression, anxiety, and PTSD.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 18, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

A Plane Crash Interrupts A Doctor's Vacation A Plane Crash Interrupts A Doctor's Vacation
When a small plane crashes into a lake, a doctor must literally dive in head-first to save a 5-year-old girl from drowning. The outcome is not what you ' d expect.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 16, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Patient Harm, Not Malpractice, Top of Mind for Emergency Medicine Physicians Patient Harm, Not Malpractice, Top of Mind for Emergency Medicine Physicians
A new study found that fears of patient harm and malpractice peak early in emergency medicine practice and may subside as providers gain more experience.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 15, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Source Type: news

The Clitoris Steps Into the Spotlight With New Scientific Discovery The Clitoris Steps Into the Spotlight With New Scientific Discovery
' I ask all of my patients about clitoral pain, and it is often the first time they have ever been asked about this, ' says Dr Julie Krapf, an ob/gyn who specializes in female sexual pain.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 10, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Is Opioid Abuse Leading to Ped Head Trauma? Is Opioid Abuse Leading to Ped Head Trauma?
As rates of traumatic injuries and opioid abuse in children increase in Appalachia, physicians have called for standardized protocols for drug testing of pediatric trauma patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 8, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Gout Too Often Treated Only in Emergency Department Gout Too Often Treated Only in Emergency Department
A study based on patients seen at an academic medical center reinforces the need for greater attention to gout during primary care visits.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - November 4, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news