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Letter: People will still visit emergency rooms

Re: “Increasing access to doctors” (Editorial, May 27)

In Vaudreuil-Soulanges, we have a brand new CSSS, but I’ll never see the interior because it’s open from 9 a.m. 167 more words

Montreal Gazette


Child, male, 5 months old.

Pale, in respiratory distress. Ill appearing.

Code Bed.

IV, labs, X ray, and vitals stat

Accelerated heart and respiratory rate. 157 more words

Day To Day

Voices of Essentials - Episode 2

Can you imagine being in the Air Force, one year removed from residency and you’ve just been deployed to Haiti to provide assistance after a devastating earthquake. 47 more words

Emergency Medicine

The bleeding tracheostomy


On another shift, the 45 year old man with a tracheostomy from the prior case is brought back into the emergency room. This time, he is actively bleeding from his tracheostomy site… 650 more words

First10EM Cases

Respiratory distress in the patient with a tracheostomy


A 45 year old man, well known to your department because of a prior anoxic brain injury and multiple complications including a permanent tracheostomy, is brought in by ambulance from home in respiratory distress. 869 more words

First10EM Cases

science of mindfulness

Until recent years, the prevailing thought in scientific research was that once the human brain reached adulthood, very little adaptation and change occurred until the inevitable cognitive decline of old age. 674 more words

AKOSMED Perspectives

A general approach to resuscitation

The objective of First10EM is to review specific emergency medicine scenarios that require urgent action, allow little time for thought, and therefore benefit from a pre-thought out plan. 1,100 more words

First10EM Cases