emergency medicine

January 17, 2018

The outreach was led by nurse Maria Paulsen, who manages Washington's "Stop the Bleed" program, and Dr. Eileen Bulger, chief of trauma at Harborview Medical Center. The was sponsored by the American College of Surgeons.

October 2, 2017

If someone in cardiac arrest needs CPR, don’t waste time trying to move the person’s tongue out of the way, experts say. A study found that this consideration unnecessarily slows response when every moment counts.

September 19, 2017

Dr. Eileen Bulger discusses being prepared for natural disasters and responding to an emergent situation in which someone is bleeding badly.

Officials at Airlift Northwest are and UW Medicine are suggesting that residents of the region confirm whether their medical insurance will cover an emergency medical airlift.

I did my best to make small talk with the Uber driver even though the pain in my gut was making it difficult.

A newly developed machine-learning technique examines electronic medical records to predict the danger of severe sepsis in emergency department patients.   

When someone is hospitalized shortly after having been treated and discharged from the emergency department (ED), common sense suggests that some aspect of the initial care, or the decision to discharge the patient, was inappropriate or even uns


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