Browsing: October 2018

The treatment of choice for a pneumothorax is a chest tube, and when the small pig-tail catheter doesn’t do the job, the answer is to replace it with a larger bore – right? Not so fast.
As EMRA prepared for its 45th anniversary in the year ahead, we honor our roots and look forward to building on those accomplishments.
With current trends toward increased boarding time in the ED, emergency care has become a multi-stage event that encompasses a lot more than procedures and decision trees.
Phone calls and letters from physicians significantly cut future emergency visits
In the Program Director Interview Series, David Snow, MD, shares what makes Loyola Emergency Medicine Residency Program unique.
In the Program Director Interview Series, Andrew Perron, MD, shares what makes Maine Medical Center Emergency Medicine Residency Program unique.