News from the FDA/CDC
The DPP Ebola Antigen System can provide rapid results in locations where health care providers lack access to authorized Ebola virus nucleic acid...
Know the key strategies for obtaining resources and delegating care when managing mass casualties from disasters.
Some 40% of patients making ECSC-related ED visits are treated and discharged home or back to the community.
SAN DIEGO – Survey respondents were clinicians at two Chicago hospitals.
SAN DIEGO – Point-of-care ultrasound from a posterior approach is highly sensitive, specific, and faster than x-ray for evaluating shoulder...
SAN DIEGO – The findings have important implications, as a large health care insurer recently rolled out a program to deny coverage for ED visits...
CMS has delayed its proposed collapsing of E/M codes, while reducing documentation requirements for health providers in its 2019 fee schedule.
MONTREAL – The new EXTEND findings “will have a major impact” on using an extended time window for thrombolysis in U.S. practice.
From the Journals
Restrictions on semiautomatic weapons, better background checks added to 2014 policy.