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Original Contributions

Impact of Sepsis Bundle Strategy on Outcomes of Patients Suffering from Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock in China
Zhen Wang, Yingxia Xiong, Christa Schorr, R.P. Dellinger

Severe Sepsis in Do-not-resuscitate Patients: Intervention and Mortality Rates
Emilie S. Powell, Kori Sauser, Navneet Cheema, Matthew J. Pirotte, Erin Quattromani, Umakanth Avula, Rahul K. Khare, D. Mark Courtney

Videolaryngoscopy with Glidescope Reduces Cervical Spine Movement in Patients with Unsecured Cervical Spine
Clemens Kill, Joachim Risse, Pascal Wallot, Philipp Seidl, Thorsten Steinfeldt, Hinnerk Wulf

Clinical Communications: Adults

Bilateral Spontaneous Dissecting Common Iliac Artery Aneurysms: A Rare Presentation
Kevin D. Goodman, Harsh P. Sule

Rare Cause of Knee Pain after Martial Arts Demonstration: A Case Report
Marc B. Armstrong, Jalil Thurber

Fresh Frozen Plasma for Progressive and Refractory Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor-induced Angioedema
Getaw Worku Hassen, Hossein Kalantari, Monica Parraga, Roger Chirurgi, Carlos Meletiche, Christopher Chan, Jacque Ciarlo, Farhad Gazi, Christopher Lobaito, Siamak Tadayon, Selamawit Yemane, Carolina Velez

Clinical Communications: Pediatrics

A Rare Case of Appendicitis-Like Syndrome: Prompt Laparoscopic Diagnosis and Management
Renato Costi, Alban Le Bian, Claude Smadja, Vincenzo Violi

Clinical Communications: OB/GYN

Fatal Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome from an Intrauterine Device
Elizabeth E. Cho, Dinali Fernando

Selected Topics: Toxicology

A Case of Near-fatal Flecainide Overdose in a Neonate Successfully Treated with Sodium Bicarbonate
David H. Jang, Robert S. Hoffman, Lewis S. Nelson

Selected Topics: Prehospital Care

A Comparison of the Speed, Success Rate, and Retention of Rescue Airway Devices Placed by First-responder Emergency Medical Technicians: A High-fidelity Human Patient Simulation Study
Christopher Voscopoulos, Tobias Barker, Todd Listwa, Steve Nelson, Charles Pozner, Xiaoxia Liu, Richard Zane, Jill A. Antoine

Walking between the Drops: Israeli Defense Forces’ Fluid Resuscitation Protocol
Ari M. Lipsky, Ori Ganor, Amir Abramovich, Udi Katzenell, Elon Glassberg

The Oregon Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Registry: A Preliminary Study of Emergency Medical Services Utilization
Terri A. Schmidt, Elizabeth A. Olszewski, Dana Zive, Erik K. Fromme, Susan W. Tolle

Selected Topics: Emergency Radiology

Motorized Dirt Bike Injuries in Children
Raghu H. Ramakrishnaiah, Chetan Shah, Donna Parnell-Beasley, Bruce S. Greenberg

Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine

Prehospital Chest Ultrasound by a Dutch Helicopter Emergency Medical Service
Rein Ketelaars, Nico Hoogerwerf, Gert Jan Scheffer

Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Training: How Much Is Enough?
Christopher B. Chisholm, William R. Dodge, Ray R. Balise, Sarah R. Williams, Laleh Gharahbaghian, Anne-Sophie Beraud

Pharmacology in Emergency Medicine

Age-related Differences in Propofol Dosing for Procedural Sedation in the Emergency Department
Asad E. Patanwala, Anna C. Christich, Karalea D. Jasiak, Christopher J. Edwards, Hanna Phan, Eric M. Snyder

Trauma Reports

Massive Transfusion in Traumatic Shock
Jonathan Elmer, Susan R. Wilcox, Ali S. Raja

Case Presentations of the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residencies

Acute Painless Vision Loss in a Young Person
Matthew Bivens, John Jesus, Carrie Tibbles, Anil Shukla, Ashleigh Hegedus

Medical Classics

Physical Examination Myths: Assessing Range of Motion of an Acutely Injured Extremity before Imaging
Joe Nemeth

Visual Diagnosis in Emergency Medicine

Compartment Syndrome of the Hand from Prolonged Immobilization Secondary to Drug Overdose
Rahul Sharma, Rama B. Rao, Jason Chu

Subacute Infrarenal Aortic Occlusion
Marcio Sommer Bittencourt

Fall from Horse with Left Shoulder Pain
Daniel G. Conway

Letters to the Editor

Atypical Presentation of a Wandering Spleen in Niemann-Pick Disease
Antonella Centonze, Aurelio Mazzei, Pasquale Castaldo, Giuseppe Raiola, Domenico Salerno, Ilaria Prosperi Porta, Emanuele Baldassarre

The Use of Computed Tomography Scan in the Diagnosis of Medication Overdose
Hossein Sanaei-Zadeh

Administration of Emergency Medicine

An Emergency Department-initiated, Web-based, Multidisciplinary Approach to Decreasing Emergency Department Visits by the Top Frequent Visitors Using Patient Care Plans
Malford Tyson Pillow, Shaneen Doctor, Stephen Brown, Keme Carter, Robert Mulliken

Public Health in Emergency Medicine

Increased Detection of Alcohol Consumption and At-risk Drinking with Computerized Alcohol Screening
Shahram Lotfipour, James Howard, Samer Roumani, Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont, Bharath Chakravarthy, Craig L. Anderson, Jie W. Weiss, Victor Cisneros, Brad Dykzeul

American Academy of Emergency Medicine

Brief Reports

Restraint Use in the Elderly Emergency Department Patient
Connie Swickhamer, Cameron Colvig, Shu B. Chan

A Survey of the Prevalence of Cell Phones Capable of Receiving Health Information among Patients Presenting to an Urban Emergency Department
Nancy S. Kwon, Ashley Colucci, Rajneesh Gulati, Lauren Shawn, Yusaku Kasahara, Amal El Bakhar, Erica Simons, Stephen P. Wall
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Volume 44 • Issue 4
April 2013

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