Emergency Medicine

Emergency medicine specialists care for patients with serious injury or illness necessitating immediate medical attention. In recent decades emergency medicine has been recognized as its own specialty with dedicated training and posts1

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Addressing Healthcare Inequities in Stroke Care: How Can We Play an Active Role in Improving Outcomes for All Patients?

CME: 1.5

Addressing Healthcare Inequities is a video-based program in which 3 experts discuss health disparities that negatively impact patients with stroke. This engaging format is designed to help clinicians better recognize and take steps to address ethnic and racial disparities in stroke, thereby forwarding progress to improve patient outcomes.

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Treatment-Related Adverse Events in Advanced Urothelial Carcinoma

CME: 1.0

This interactive case-based activity requires clinicians to make real-world decisions as they optimize therapeutic strategies for patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma. Throughout the activity, practitioners will have the opportunity to immediately implement expert guidance and evaluate performance while addressing challenging questions about the latest clinical data and evidence-based recommendations.

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Water Birth Death

Despite a lack of thorough statistics, home water births seem to be not only increasingly prevalent in both the US and the UK, but also gaining traction in Australia and Europe.

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Procalcitonin as a Predictor for ICU Admission in Pneumonia Patients

SYNOPSIS: This prospective cohort study finds that high serum calcitonin levels upon admission are associated with elevated risk of invasive respiratory or vasopressor support (IRVS) within three days. Such findings allowed more accurate disease severity scores and improved the process for identifying high risk patients.

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