Study shows improved return of circulation following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest but not improved survival.
Following resuscitation with naloxone, clinicians commonly recommend an observation period to monitor for rebound apnea and other symptoms. Patient refusal of this recommendation is common, although rarely discussed in the literature.
Nurses certified in critical care also have higher perceived value of evidence-based practices.
Analgesics were given or prescribed at 63.9% of ED visits; percentage increased with age.
Numbers increased from 6.93 to 11.97 admissions per 100,000 children younger than 18 years.
Electronic health records may not correctly reflect review of systems and physical examination observations made by emergency physicians.
Researchers sought to estimate the level of burnout among nurses working in primary health care as well as assess the relationship between sociodemographic, employment-related, and personality variables and burnout syndrome.
The Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse National Injectable Opioid Agonist Treatment Steering Committee has released a new guideline on the use of injectable opioid agonist treatment for opioid use disorder.
The human gut microbiota has been identified as a metabolic organ having a significant effect on host metabolism.
ICU hospitalizations for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions have decreased during a 10-year period.
Moral distress levels vary with perceived use of care; higher levels of distress seen with less frequent use.
Investigators aimed to analyze whether forced sexual initiation resulted in adverse health outcomes among US women.
Children with asthma and anxiety, depression, or both have increased rates of asthma-linked ED use.
The USPSTF has made updates to the 2008 recommendations on screening for and treating asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnant and nonpregnant persons.
Women with endometriosis who experience chronic pelvic pain may benefit from botulinum toxin injections to reduce muscle spasms.
Just under half of HIV-positive patients in South African emergency departments virally suppressed.
Does soft drink consumption increase the risk of mortality?
Researchers sought to compare the effectiveness and cost-savings of the recombinant subunit zoster vaccine with that of the live attenuated zoster vaccine in individuals aged ≥50 years.
Investigators assessed whether glial fibrillary acidic protein and ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase may be effective biomarkers for detecting concussive, subconcussive, and nonconcussive injuries in pediatric and adult patients with normal mental status following trauma.
After recent use of marijuana oils in e-cigarettes, 5 patients in North Carolina were diagnosed with acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia.