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Journal Club 11.15.10.
November 2010 Journal Club Articles:
October 2010 Journal Club Articles:
September 2010 Journal Club Articles:The uncritical use of high-tech medical imaging. NEJM 2010; 363(1): 4-6
Supplemental Reading 2. Radiation dose associated with common computed tomography examinations and the associated lifetime attributable risk of cancer. Archives of Internal Medicine 2009; 169(22): 2078-86
June 2010 Journal Club Articles:ACEP Clinical Policy: Critical issues in the evaluation and management of adult patients presenting to the emergency department with syncope. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2007; 49: 431-44
Supplemental Reading 2. 10 Steps before you refer for syncope. British Journal of Cardiology 2010; 17: 28-31
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March 2010 Journal Club Articles:Does this dyspneic patient in the emergency department have congestive heart failure? JAMA 2005; 294: 1944-56.
Supplemental Reading 2. B-type natriuretic peptide testing, clinical outcomes, and health services use in emergency department patients with dyspnea: a randomized trial. Ann Int Med 2009; 150: 365-71
December 2009 Journal Club Articles:Seasonal medical myths that lack convincing evidence. BMJ 2008; 337: 1442-3
November 2009 Journal Club Articles:Emergency medicine and pain: a topography of influence. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2004; 43: 504-6
Supplemental Reading 2. Ultrasound-guided single shot femoral nerve block. NYSORA (Online content and video) and Femoral nerve block. Ultrasound for Regional Anesthesia (Online Content)
October 2009 Journal Club Articles:Emergency department utilization during outbreaks of influenza (ACEP Clinical Policy). Annals of Emergency Medicine 2005; 45: 686
Supplemental Reading 2. H1N1 Influenza, public health preparedness, and health care reform. NEJM 2009; 361: 843-5
September 2009 Journal Club Articles:
Does the addition
to standard therapy for acute migraine headache decrease the incidence
of recurrent headache for patients treated in the emergency department?
2008; 15: 1223-33
August 2009 Journal Club Articles:Southside Medical Homes Network: Linking emergency department patients to community care. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 2008; 23(3): 282-4
July 2009 Journal Club Articles: