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Original Contributions

Difficult Airway Management in the Emergency Department: GlideScope Videolaryngoscopy Compared to Direct Laryngoscopy
Jarrod M. Mosier, Uwe Stolz, Stephen Chiu, John C. Sakles

Diagnostic Pitfalls at Admission in Patients with Acute Superior Mesenteric Artery Occlusion
Stefan Acosta, Tomas Block, Steinarr Björnsson, Timothy Resch, Martin Björck, Torbjörn Nilsson

Stress-Only Tc-99m Myocardial Perfusion Imaging in an Emergency Department Chest Pain Unit
William L. Duvall, Melanie N. Wijetunga, Thomas M. Klein, Rittu Hingorani, Benoit Bewley, Shahid M. Khan, Luke K. Hermann, Milena J. Henzlova

Clinical Communications: Adults

Myocardial Infarction and Stroke as the Presenting Symptoms of Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Antonio E. Muñiz

Rhabdomyolysis in MDMA Intoxication: A Rapid and Underestimated Killer. “Clean” Ecstasy, a Safe Party Drug?
Herve Vanden Eede, Leon J. Montenij, Daan J. Touw, Elizabeth M. Norris

Penile Incarceration Secondary to an S-shaped Lead Pipe: Removal With Dremel Moto-Tool
Sangeeta Lamba, Nitin N. Patel, Sandra R. Scott

Selected Topics: Toxicology

Accidental Poisoning after Ingestion of “Aphrodisiac” Berries: Diagnosis by Analytical Toxicology
Panagiota Nikolaou, Ioannis Papoutsis, Maria Stefanidou, Artemis Dona, Constantinos Maravelias, Chara Spiliopoulou, Sotirios Athanaselis

Selected Topics: Prehospital Care

Understanding of Sepsis among Emergency Medical Services: A Survey Study
Christopher W. Seymour, David Carlbom, Ruth A. Engelberg, Jonathan Larsen, Eileen M. Bulger, Michael K. Copass, Thomas D. Rea

Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine

Retinal Detachment Due to Facial Gunshot Wound: The Utility of Ultrasonography in a Medically Austere Environment
Denise A. Whitfield, Steven J. Portouw

Clinical Laboratory in Emergency Medicine

Performance of Three Point-of-care Urinalysis Test Devices for Drugs of Abuse and Therapeutic Drugs Applied in the Emergency Department
Milly E. Attema-de Jonge, Suzanne Y.G. Peeters, Eric J.F. Franssen

Visual Diagnosis in Emergency Medicine

Cardiac Tamponade as the Initial Manifestation of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Michael M. Mohseni, Ethan R. Rogers

Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis and Aortic Calcification with Near-total Occlusion
Sung-Hua Chuang, Wu-Chang Yang, Chih-Yu Yang, Szu-Yuan Li

Fleischner’s Sign in a Massive Pulmonary Embolism
Timothy Cooksley, Belkys Husein, Javaid Iqbal, John Bright

Letters to the Editor

Benidipine Hydrochloride Intoxication in a Child
Sinan Akbayram, Cihangir Akgün, Murat Doğan, Hadi Geylani, Nesim Sarı, Alparslan Gökmen Taşkın, Hüseyin Çaksen

Emergency Department Workload Increase: Dependence on Primary Care?
Gerald Kierzek, Valeria Rac, Jean-Louis Pourriat

Why Go Blind When You Can See?
Adrian A. Matioc, Harald V. Genzwuerker


Consultation in the Emergency Department: A Qualitative Analysis and Review
Chad Kessler, Bradley M. Kutka, Christian Badillo

Administration of Emergency Medicine

Use of an Administrative Data Set to Determine Optimal Scheduling of an Alcohol Intervention Worker
Timothy A. Peterson, Jeffrey S. Desmond, Rebecca Cunningham

A Budget Impact Analysis of Rapid Human Immunodeficiency Virus Screening in Veterans Administration Emergency Departments
Risha Gidwani, Matthew Bidwell Goetz, Gerald Kominski, Steven Asch, Kristin Mattocks, Jeffrey H. Samet, Amy Justice, Neel Gandhi, Jack Needleman

International Emergency Medicine

Violence and Abuse Faced by Junior Physicians in the Emergency Department from Patients and Their Caretakers: A Nationwide Study from Pakistan
Nabil Mahmood Mirza, Ali Imran Amjad, Abu Bakar Hafeez Bhatti, Fatimatuz Zahra Mirza, Kashif Shakoor Shaikh, Jawad Kiani, Muhammad Muneeb Yusuf, Muhammad Umair Khan, Muhammad Enoos Nazir, Qazi Assad, Ayesha Humayun, Ismaa Ghazanfar Kiani, Sami Imran Amjad, Sardar Zakariya Imam

American Academy of Emergency Medicine

Brief Reports

Emergency Department Triage: Do Experienced Nurses Agree on Triage Scores?
Clémence Dallaire, Julien Poitras, Karine Aubin, André Lavoie, Lynne Moore

Serum Intestinal Fatty Acid Binding Protein and Phosphate Levels in the Diagnosis of Acute Intestinal Ischemia: An Experimental Study in Rabbits
Zerrin Defne Dundar, Basar Cander, Mehmet Gul, Keziban Ucar Karabulut, Sedat Kocak, Sadik Girisgin, İdris Mehmetoglu, Hatice Toy


Association between Hospitals Caring for a Disproportionately High Percentage of Minority Trauma Patients and Increased Mortality: A Nationwide Analysis of 434 Hospitals: Haider AH, Sharon A, Efron DT, et al. Arch Surg 2012;147:63–70.
Omeed Saghafi

A National Study of Trauma Level Designation and Renal Trauma Outcomes: Hotaling JM, Voelzke BB, Wang J, et al. J Urol 2012; 187:536–41.
Nir Harish

CT-Based Determination of Maximum Ureteral Stone Area: A Predictor of Spontaneous Passage: Demehri S, Steigner ML, Sodickson AD, et al. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2012;198:603&nda sh;8.
Douglas Melzer

Influence of Diabetes Mellitus on Clinical Outcomes Following Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Jensen LO, Maeng M, Thayssen P, et al. Am J Cardiol 2012;109:629–35.
Omeed Saghafi

Association of Mild to Moderate Kidney Dysfunction with Coronary Artery Calcification in Patients with Suspected Coronary Artery Disease: Cao X, Yan L, Li D, et al. Cardiology 2011;120:211–6.
Nir Harish

Dehydration in Children with Diabetic Ketoacidosis: a Prospective Study: Sottosanti M, Morrison GC, Singh RN, et al. Arch Dis Child 2012;97:96–100.
Douglas Melzer
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Volume 42 • Issue 6
June 2012

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