Emergency Medicine

Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis after Surgery: A Case Report and Literature Review

Cécile Wouters, Melvin Willems*, Annelies Mullens and Agnes Meersman

Airport Personnel and Coronavirus Disease-2019: A Seroprevalence Study in Taiwan

Chien-Chang Lee*, Chih-Hung Wang, Shih-Tien Hsu, Shih-Hung Liu, Tse-Hua Lo, Yen-Hsing Liu, Alexa Papaila and Shan-Chwen Chang

The Effect of Complexity of Ambulance Missions on Shared Mental Models in Virtual Teams

Bjørn H. Johnsen*, Guttorm Brattebø, Roar Espevik, Sigurd W. Hystad, Øyvind Østerås, Live Vatsøy and Jarle Eid

Vertebral Artery Dissection Mimicking Migraine: A Case Report

Rahalkar Kshitij*, Hong K. Lau and R Ponampalam

Ultra-Early Cord Decompression in the Emergency Setting and its Impact on Outcome

Ali Ahmadvand, Mohammad J. Behzadnia, Amin Jahanbakhshi and Mohammad R. Zarei*

Wound Care and Healthcare

Lydia A. Corum*

Prothrombin Complex Concentrates in Post-traumatic Hemorrhage: A Review

Ozgur Karcioglu*, Ebru Yilmaz, Selman Yeniocak and Hakan Topacoglu

Long Working Hour Related Medical Errors and Patient Outcomes among Physicians: A Systematic Review

Wei-Yo Chao*, Shyr-Chyr Chen, Emma Geerdes, Jo-Ching Hsiung, Cheng-Han Li, Chien-Chang Lee, Haruna Tanoue and Mai Yamazaki

An Overview of Animal-Related Injuries

Elif Ozturk, Bulut Demirel, Sema Avcı* and Ali Cihat Yıldırım

Significant Reduction of Emergency Department Wait Time Correlates to Improvements in Patient Satisfaction and Yelp Ratings

Phillip A. Cohen, John Chon, Rachele Hwong, Ching-Che Chiu, Meng-Yin Wu*, Wen-Ta Chiu, Matthew Lin and Jonathan Wu

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: To Intubate or Not to Intubate

Chien-Chang Lee*, Jon Wolfshohl and Eric H Chou

Serum Urea and Creatinine Levels are Better Predictors of Mortality than Serum Potassium Levels in Chronic Digoxin Toxicity

Turgay Yılmaz Kilic*, Murat Yesilaras, Ibrahim Toker, Ozge Duman Atilla, Feriyde Caliskan and Selim Ekinci

Understanding Headaches Classification

Erin K. Purdy-Payne* and Larry B. Mellick

Aurora Bridge Bus Crash Review of a Mass Casualty Event Pre-hospital and Hospital Response, Lessons Learned

Stephen C. Morris*, Joshua Jauregui, Andrew M. McCoy and Steven H. Mitchell

Obstruction of Small Bowel Caused by Unconscious Trichotillomania: Rapunzel Syndrome

Naruki Higashidate*, Yasushi Iinuma, Yutaka Hirayama, Hisataka Iida and Naoko Komatsuzaki

“Oldie But Goodie”: Pediatric Clinical Concepts

Irina AngelLarry B. Mellick*, Jennifer Tucker and James Hamm

A Case of Cervical Spine Tuberculosis

Gökhan Perincek and Sema Avcı*

Is Bedside Ultrasound Useful for Chest Tube Removal? Description of an Initial Experience

Alcir Escocia Dorigatti*, Marina Zaponi Melek, Bruno P. Schmid, Bruno M. Peireira and Gustavo Pereira Fraga

Ventricular Septal Rupture Secondary to Inferior Myocardial Infarction

Alp Yildirim, Sema Avci*, Berihat Kizilgöz, Abdussamed Vural, Mehmet Eren Altınbaş and Ferdi Kahraman

Improving the Care of Fall Injured Elders in U.S. Emergency Departments

David C. Schwartz, William Dalsey and Patrick Hardigan*

Unusual Rash Development in a 7-Year-Old Male

CPT. Katherine D. Percy*, Lt. Col. Massimo D. Federico and Larry B. Mellick

Ultrasonographic Diagnosis of Intussusception in the Emergency Department

CPT. Katherine D. Percy*, Lt. Col. Massimo D. Federico and Larry B. Mellick

Cardiac Complaints Encountered After Use of Street Drugs: A Review of their Cardiac Toxicity Mechanism

Feriyde Çalışkan Tur*, Ibrahim Toker, Orkun Unek, Turgay Yilmaz Kilic, Murat Yesilaras and Ozgur Karcioglu

A LEAN Approach to Emergency Department Crowding in a Southern California Health System

Ching Che J. Chiu, Tina T. Tsai*, Rachele Hwong, JJ Stewart, Su-yen Wu, Sasha Yu, Nicole Chorvat, Spencer Liu, William Huang, Michael Agron, Jon Aquino, Eing-Min Chang, Steve Giordano, Donald Lorack, Howard Ternes, Matthew Lin, Jonathan Wu and Wen-Ta Chiu

A Distal Clavicle Fracture With Unusual Displacement of the Medial Part: A Case Report

Suzanne F. Van Rijn*, Laurens Kaas, Annechien Beumer and Ronald Boer

Acute Flank Pain, Flank Mass and Hypovolemic Shock due to Kidney Cysts Rupture: An Emblematic Case of Wunderlich Syndrome

Giovanni Cacciamani*, Salvatore Siracusano, Maria Angela Cerruto, Silvia Bassi, Alessandro Tafuri, Vincenzo de Marco, Antonio Benito Porcaro and Walter Artibani

High Fidelity Simulation Improves Provider Confidence During ACLS Training Even Among Experienced Staff: Are We Missing an Opportunity?

Kathleen E. Zavotsky, Jonathan V. McCoy*, Sandia Royal, Kathy Sackett, Linda M. Tamburri, Jennifer M. Joiner and Pamela A. Ohman-Strickland

Emergency Medicine Critical Care Certification: Challenges Ahead

Imoigele P. Aisiku*, Peter C. Hou and Raghu R. Seethala

Landmark Central Venous Catheterization is Effective but Ultrasound Helps Even in Experienced Hands

Bruno Monteiro T. Pereira*, Guilherme Vieira Meirelles, Carl I. Schulman, Renan Carlos Colombari, Arthur S. Magnani and Gustavo Pereira Fraga

Non-Invasive Characterization of Oxygen Transport in Sickle Cell Disease: A Pilot Study

Imoigele P. Aisiku*, Osama R. Kandalaft, Wally R. Smith, Lynne T. Penberthy, Raghu R. Seethala, Peter C. Hou and Kevin R. Ward

An Overview of Musculoskeletal Injuries for Emergency Physicians

Bruno M. Pereira*, Luis G. Fernandez, George D. Garcia, Supparerk Prichayudt, William Sánchez, Marcela dos S. Martins, Juan P. Herrera-Escobar, Taichiro Tsunoyama, Carlos Ordoñez and Gustavo Pereira Fraga

Factors Affecting Burnout and Job Satisfaction in Turkish Emergency Medicine Residents

İbrahim Toker*, Cüneyt Ayrık, Seyran Bozkurt, Feriyde Çalışkan Tür, Ayşe Devrim Başterzi, Serkan Hacar and Didem Ovla

Primary Intra-Abdominal Hypertension and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment

AP Zbar, L Wun, Antonio Chiappa*, Michela Monteleone, M. Al-Hashemy and S. Parkes

Debunking Medical Myths: The Eyebrow Shaving Myth

Thomas White* and Larry B. Mellick

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome without Skin Lesions: A Rare and Clinically Challenging Disease in the Urgent Setting

Ursula M. Anders, Elise J. Taylor, Victoria Kravchuk, Joseph R. Martel and James B. Martel*

Cost-Effectiveness of the Sucralfate Technetium 99m isotope Labelled Esophageal Scan to Assessesophageal Injury in Children after Caustic Ingestion

Ties Lukas Janssen , Monique Van Dijk, Arjan Sebastiaan Van As*, Alastair John Ward Millar , Alp Numanoglu and Anita Brink

Life Threatening Airway Angioedema Secondary to Captopril

Feriyde Çalışkan Tür*, Murat Yeşilaras , Şule Cömert and Serkan Hacar

Assessment of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index among Physician’s Speciality Who Work Night Shifts

Feriyde Çalışkan Tür*, İbrahim Toker , Bamsı Tür , Serkan Hacar and Burcu Türe

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