What Emergency Medical Equipment Do You Carry With You? What Emergency Medical Equipment Do You Carry With You?
An emergency can pop up when you least expect it — on the side of the road, in a restaurant, while in line at the store. Do you keep supplies at the ready or stored in your personal vehicle?Medscape Reader Polls (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 31, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Dietary Nitrates Reduce Contrast-Induced Nephropathy in ACS Dietary Nitrates Reduce Contrast-Induced Nephropathy in ACS
The NITRATE-CIN trial also found a halving of long-term major cardiovascular and kidney outcomes, with the inorganic nitrates found in beetroot juice.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 29, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Number of Long COVID Cases Could Be Vastly Underestimated Number of Long COVID Cases Could Be Vastly Underestimated
Millions of people with long COVID but no confirmed diagnosis were likely exposed to the virus and should be accepted in COVID clinics and research studies, researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 28, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Does Mixing an SSRI With an Anti-amyloid Up Bleeding in AD? Does Mixing an SSRI With an Anti-amyloid Up Bleeding in AD?
Patients taking an SSRI antidepressant with lecanemab may need additional monitoring due to the potential for increased bleeding risk with concomitant use, researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 24, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Schizophrenia Still Linked to Early Mortality Schizophrenia Still Linked to Early Mortality
Long-term results still show higher mortality among patients with schizophrenia vs the general population. Substance use is a main predictor of mortality, and suicide accounted for 27.5% of all deaths.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 23, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Headpulse Analysis Can Detect Concussion Headpulse Analysis Can Detect Concussion
A digital biomarker derived from cranial accelerometry is noninvasive, easy to use, and promising for return-to-play decisions in sports.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 22, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Your Practice Was Bought Out by Private Equity: Now What? Your Practice Was Bought Out by Private Equity: Now What?
Is your practice or hospital considering a private equity buyout? Learn what ' s likely to happen and how your work life may change after the deal is done.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 15, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

In 133-Vehicle Pileup, Bleeding Paramedic Helps While Hurt In 133-Vehicle Pileup, Bleeding Paramedic Helps While Hurt
Limping and concussed after his SUV is flipped by a semi, a paramedic is the only medical professional on scene with six dead and dozens injured.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 2, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Class I Recall of GE Healthcare TruSignal SpO2 Sensors Class I Recall of GE Healthcare TruSignal SpO2 Sensors
The malfunctioning SpO2 sensors may reduce defibrillation energy, expose patients to unintended voltage, or give inaccurate readings.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - July 28, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Alert Source Type: news

Doctor Not Held Liable for Child's Necrotizing Pancreatitis Doctor Not Held Liable for Child's Necrotizing Pancreatitis
When a 9-year-old boy ended up with a 4-month, $2.5 million hospital stay, his parents sued the doctor for not diagnosing his condition sooner.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - July 25, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

ED Boarding Crisis: How to Reduce Patient Wait Times ED Boarding Crisis: How to Reduce Patient Wait Times
Robert Glatter, MD; Heidi C. Knowles, MD; and Jessica J. Kirby, DO, discuss the nationwide crisis of hospital boarding and the dire consequences it poses.Medscape Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - July 13, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Overdose Deaths, Gun Violence Steadily on the Rise Overdose Deaths, Gun Violence Steadily on the Rise
Deaths due to gun violence and drug overdoses have substantially increased over the past two decades, an analysis of national data found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - July 3, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Children of Color Get Less Testing, Diagnosis of Migraine Children of Color Get Less Testing, Diagnosis of Migraine
Children of color who presented to pediatric EDs with headache were less likely to receive a migraine diagnosis than non-Hispanic White children and underwent less testing and imaging in a retrospective study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - July 3, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Whistleblower Doc Sues Over Firing From Medical Board Post Whistleblower Doc Sues Over Firing From Medical Board Post
The former medical director of Maine ' s medical licensing board claims she was illegally fired as a result of pressure from her previous hospital employer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - June 26, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Sudden Bedtime Aneurysm Turns MD Couple Into Doctor –Patient Sudden Bedtime Aneurysm Turns MD Couple Into Doctor –Patient
What starts as a home medical emergency between married doctors is the beginning of a story of heroic measures and wanting to break all the rules to save a loved one.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - June 21, 2023 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news