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Original Contributions

Acute Alcohol Intoxication in Adolescents: Frequency of Respiratory Depression
Melissa L. Langhan

The Prognostic Value of Cystatin C Compared with Trauma Scores in Multiple Blunt Trauma: A Prospective Cohort Study
Güldehen Özmen Şentürk, Erden Erol Ünlüer, Nergiz Vandenberk, Özcan Yavaşı, Orhan Eroglu, Nebi Sürüm, Füsün Üstüner, Kamil Kayayurt

First Responder for In-Hospital Resuscitation: 5-Year Experience with an Automated External Defibrillator-Based Program
Cordula Kloppe, Andre Jeromin, Axel Kloppe, Monika Ernst, Andreas Mügge, Christoph Hanefeld

Pre-Endoscopic Rockall and Blatchford Scores to Identify Which Emergency Department Patients with Suspected Gastrointestinal Bleed Do Not Need Endoscopic Hemostasis
Andrew C. Meltzer, Sarah Burnett, Carrie Pinchbeck, Angela L. Brown, Tina Choudhri, Kabir Yadav, David E. Fleischer, Jesse M. Pines

Clinical Communications: Adults

Transarterial Embolization for Traumatic Intractable Oronasal Hemorrhage
Chiu-Wai Wong, Wei-Chean Tan, Ying-Tung Yeh, Ming-Chih Chou, Chao-Bin Yeh

Gastric Volvulus Through Morgagni Hernia: An Easily Overlooked Emergency
Nikhil Sonthalia, Sayantan Ray, Dibbendhu Khanra, Avishek Saha, Subhasis Maitra, Manjari Saha, Arunansu Talukdar

Pulmonary Migration of a Fragment of Plastic Coating Sheared from a Stylet
Viviane Chalhoub, Freda Richa, Issam El-Rassi, Christine Dagher, Patricia Yazbeck

Selected Topics: Toxicology

Hemodialysis and Extracorporeal Removal after Pediatric and Adolescent Poisoning Reported to a State Poison Center
Michael A. Darracq, F. Lee Cantrell

Current “Legal Highs”
Lucas A. Johnson, Rebecca L. Johnson, Ray-Bernard Portier

Selected Topics: Prehospital Care

Early Detection and Treatment of Patients with Severe Sepsis by Prehospital Personnel
Wayne F. Guerra, Thomas R. Mayfield, Mary S. Meyers, Anne E. Clouatre, John C. Riccio

Selected Topics: Emergency Radiology

Pediatric Lateral Patellar Dislocation: Is There a Role for Plain Radiography in the Emergency Department?
Ernest A. Krause, Chia-Wei Lin, Henry W. Ortega, Samuel R. Reid

Selected Topics: Sports Medicine

Large-Volume Hypertonic Saline Therapy in Endurance Athlete with Exercise-Associated Hyponatremic Encephalopathy
Theodore F. Elsaesser, Peter S. Pang, Sanjeev Malik, George T. Chiampas

Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine

Pitfalls in the Use of Ocular Ultrasound for Evaluation of Acute Vision Loss
Meghan L. Schott, Jessica E. Pierog, Sarah R. Williams

Visual Diagnosis in Emergency Medicine

Imaging Abnormalities Associated with Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Jennifer L. Martindale

Male Patient with Throat Swelling and Painful Swallowing
Nathan Allen Stokes, John P. Lemos

Perforated Uterus with Displacement of Intrauterine Device
Bruce J. Derrick, Farrukh N. Jafri, Turandot Saul, Resa E. Lewiss

Medical Classics

Richard Lower: The Origins of Blood Transfusion
Eduardo Fastag, Joseph Varon, George Sternbach

Letters to the Editor

Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation Presenting Late in Life
Mirjana Spasić, Stevo Lukić, Zoran Perić, Dejan Savić, Bojko Bjelaković

Bougie Placement and the Hold-Up Sign
Scott D. Weingart

Kaushal Shah, Brian Kwong, David Newman


Components of the Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: A Survey of American Board of Emergency Medicine Diplomates
Michael S. Beeson, Catherine A. Marco, Richard N. Nelson, Robert C. Korte

Administration of Emergency Medicine

High-Frequency Users of Emergency Department Care
Eduardo J. LaCalle, Elaine J. Rabin, Nicholas G. Genes

International Emergency Medicine

Emergency Department Characteristics and Capabilities in Beijing, China
Leana S. Wen, Jun Xu, Anne P. Steptoe, Ashley F. Sullivan, Joseph H. Walline, Xuezhong Yu, Carlos A. Camargo

Pediatric Preparedness of Lebanese Emergency Departments
Rasha D. Sawaya, Peter Dayan, Martin V. Pusic, Hachem Nasri, Amin A. Kazzi

American Academy of Emergency Medicine

Brief Reports

Trauma Airway Management: Transition from Anesthesia to Emergency Medicine
Stephen Varga, Jeffrey W. Shupp, Dermot Maher, Ian Tuznik, Jack A. Sava

Enteroviral Testing and Length of Hospital Stay for Children Evaluated for Lyme Meningitis
Lise E. Nigrovic, Keri A. Cohn, Todd W. Lyons, Amy D. Thompson, Elizabeth M. Hines, Elizabeth J. Welsh, Samir S. Shah

Clinical Reviews

The Clinical Use of Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
Jason Ferreira, Marci DeLosSantos

Book and Other Media Reviews

Emergency Neurology
Edward J. Otten
Current issue

Volume 44 • Issue 6
June 2013

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