Annals Update 8.2013

This month focuses on clinical decision rules, health policy, and imaging.

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Volume 62, Issue 2 (August, 2013)

A13-A14 Voluntary Guidelines for Emergency Physicians
Huffman A PDF
A14-A20 Some Research Wants to Be Free, Some Follows the Money
Millard WB PDF
A22-A22 Information for Readers
No Author PDF
107-116 Identifying Children at Very Low Risk of Clinically Important Blunt Abdominal Injuries
Holmes JF PDF
117-124 Comparison of the Unstructured Clinician Gestalt, the Wells Score, and the Revised Geneva Score to Estimate Pretest Probability for Suspected Pulmonary Embolism
Penaloza A PDF
125-125 Man With Right Eye Pain
Patterson J PDF
126-131 Poor Sensitivity of a Modified Alvarado Score in Adults With Suspected Appendicitis
Meltzer AC PDF
132-135 When Do Clinical Decision Rules Improve Patient Care?
Green SM PDF
136-144 Factors Associated With Short-Term Bounce-Back Admissions After Emergency Department Discharge
Gabayan GZ PDF
145-150 Emergency Department Visits After Hospital Discharge: A Missing Part of the Equation
Rising KL PDF
150-150 Correction
No Author PDF
151-159 What Drives Frequent Emergency Department Use in an Integrated Health System? National Data From the Veterans Health Administration
Doran K PDF
160-161 How Frequent Emergency Department Use by US Veterans Can Inform Good Public Policy
Pines JM PDF
162-169 Automated Detection Using Natural Language Processing of Radiologists Recommendations for Additional Imaging of Incidental Findings
Dutta S PDF
170-175 Diagnostic Accuracy of Ultrasonographic Examination in the Management of Shoulder Dislocation in the Emergency Department
Abbasi S PDF
176-179 Dynamic Changes of Common Bile Duct Diameter During an Episode of Biliary Colic, Documented by Ultrasonography
Jafari D PDF
180-181 Does the Absence of Cardiac Activity on Ultrasonography Predict Failed Resuscitation in Cardiac Arrest?
Cohn B PDF
182-183 Impact of Implementing a Primary Seat Belt Enforcement Law in Florida: A Case Study
No Author PDF
183-184 Commentary: The Primary Seat Belt Survey
Kahn CA PDF
185-186 The Perils of the Good Samaritan
Ngabirano AA PDF
187-193 Continuing Care for Patients Choosing the Emergency Department as a Site for Primary Care: Feasibility, Benefits, and EMTALA Considerations
Schriger DL PDF
194-194 Two Patients With Frostbite
Dolbec KW PDF
195-196 Effect of Cricoid Pressure on Laryngeal View With the Pentax-AWS
Xue FS PDF
196-197 In reply
Oh J PDF
197-197 Precautions With PERC
Schwartz DT PDF
197-198 In reply
Parsaik AK PDF
198-199 Use of Observation Units Growing
Suri P PDF
199-200 Clinician-Performed Ultrasonography During the Boston Marathon Bombing Mass Casualty Incident
Kimberly HH PDF
201-201 Book Review
Wills B PDF
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