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Original Contributions

Emergency Department Epidemiology of Pneumococcal Bacteremia in Children Since the Institution of Widespread PCV7 Vaccination
Rakesh D. Mistry, Tara Wedin, Fran Balamuth, Karin L. McGowan, Angela M. Ellison, Kyle A. Nelson, Robert J. McLoughlin, Elizabeth R. Alpern

Cardiac Complications of Adult Methamphetamine Exposures
Lesley A. Hawley, Jonathan D. Auten, Michael J. Matteucci, Lawrence Decker, Nicole Hurst, William Beer, Richard F. Clark

Clinical Communications: Adults

Seat Belt Injury to the Inguinal Region Presenting with Hemorrhagic Shock
Tetsuya Yumoto, Keiji Sato, Reiichiro Tanaka, Yoshihito Ujike

Primary Angioplasty in Patient with St-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in the Setting of Intentional Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Artur Dziewierz, Krzysztof Ciszowski, Tomasz Gawlikowski, Tomasz Rakowski, Paweł Kleczyński, Andrzej Surdacki, Dariusz Dudek

An Interesting Cause of Wide Complex Tachycardia: Ashman’s Phenomenon in Atrial Fibrillation
Richard A. Harrigan, Manish Garg

Clinical Communications: Pediatrics

Infantile Botulism: A Case Report and Review
Nicole Brown, Sameer Desai

Pediatric Tongue Laceration Repair Using 2-Octyl Cyanoacrylate (Dermabond®)
Massoud G. Kazzi, Mark Silverberg

Clinical Communications: OB/GYN

Severe Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Associated with Cerebral Venous Thrombosis in Early Pregnancy: A Case Report
Junkoh Yamamoto, Shingo Kakeda, Mayu Takahashi, Masaru Idei, Yoshiteru Nakano, Yoshiteru Soejima, Takeshi Saito, Daisuke Akiba, Eiji Shibata, Yukunori Korogi, Shigeru Nishizawa

Selected Topics: Prehospital Care

Evaluation of a Training Curriculum for Prehospital Trauma Ultrasound
Gregory M. Press, Sara K. Miller, Iman A. Hassan, Robert Blankenship, Deborah del Junco, Elizabeth Camp, John B. Holcomb

Selected Topics: Aeromedical Emergency

Mass Aeromedical Evacuation of Patients in an Emergency: Experience Following the 2010 Yushu Earthquake
Xu Liu, Yuan Liu, Lulu Zhang, Wannian Liang, Zenghong Zhu, Yan Shen, Peng Kang, Zhipeng Liu

Selected Topics: Emergency Radiology

The Flatness Index of Inferior Vena Cava is Useful in Predicting Hypovolemic Shock in Severe Multiple-Injury Patients
Yang Li, Lian-yang Zhang, Yi Wang, Wei-guo Zhang

The Diagnostic Accuracy of Böhler’s Angle in Fractures of the Calcaneus
Joseph D. Isaacs, Mohammed Baba, Phil Huang, Michael Symes, Maurice Guzman, Haren Nandapalan, Terence Moopanar, Steve Marchalleck, Zoltan Szomor

Selected Topics: Critical Care

Pyruvate Ringer's Solution Corrects Lactic Acidosis and Prolongs Survival during Hemorrhagic Shock in Rats
Sen Hu, Xiao Dong Bai, Xian Qi Liu, Hai Bin Wang, Yu Xian Zhong, Tiao Fang, Fang Qiang Zhou

Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine

Emergency Bedside Ultrasound Diagnosis of Superior Mesenteric Artery Dissection Complicating Acute Aortic Dissection
Christopher B. Davis, John L. Kendall

Bedside Ultrasound Diagnosis of Acute Embolic Femoral Artery Occlusion
Daniel M. Rolston, Turandot Saul, Tommy Wong, Resa E. Lewiss

Pharmacology in Emergency Medicine

Intramuscular Ziprasidone: Influence of Alcohol and Benzodiazepines on Vital Signs in the Emergency Setting
Michael P. Wilson, Kai MacDonald, Gary M. Vilke, Linda Ronquillo, David Feifel

Visual Diagnosis in Emergency Medicine

A Fish Tale: Flushing and Pruritis after Tuna Ingestion
Joshua T. Bucher, Diane P. Calello

Recurrent Scapular Dislocation
Deena Ibrahim, Bryan Sloane, Eric Mervis, Carrie Chandwani

Emergency Forum

The Emergence of Concierge Emergency Medicine
Richard F. Clark, Stephen R. Hayden


Ad Hominem
Peter Rosen

In Memoriam: To Ron Krome, My Hero and My Friend
Peter Rosen

Letters to the Editor

Procalcitonin as a Reliable Biomarker in Acute Coronary Syndromes: What Is Its Role?
Claudio Picariello, Chiara Lazzeri, Paola Attanà, Marco Chiostri, Gian Franco Gensini, Serafina Valente

Severe Orthopnea is not Always Due to Heart Failure: A Case of Bilateral Diaphragm Paralysis
Nizamettin Selcuk Yelgec, Ramazan Atak, Serkan Cay


Creation and Implementation of a National Emergency Medicine Fourth-Year Student Examination
Emily L. Senecal, Corey Heitz, Michael S. Beeson

Lifelong Learning and Self-assessment Is Relevant to Emergency Physicians
James H. Jones, Rebecca Smith-Coggins, J. Mark Meredith, Robert C. Korte, Earl J. Reisdorff, Chad M. Russ

Administration of Emergency Medicine

Patients Overwhelmingly Prefer Inpatient Boarding to Emergency Department Boarding
Peter Viccellio, Joseph A. Zito, Valerie Sayage, Jasmine Chohan, Gregory Garra, Carolyn Santora, Adam J. Singer

Satisfaction and Emergency Department Revisits in Patients With Possible Acute Coronary Syndrome
David A. Katz, Tom P. Aufderheide, Gary Gaeth, Peter S. Rahko, Stephen L. Hillis, Harry P. Selker

Research Abstracts at the Seventh Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress
Gary M. Gaddis, Colin A. Graham

American Academy of Emergency Medicine

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Volume 45 • Issue 6
December- 2013

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