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On "unnecessary" ED visits: background reading

Here are a bunch of very informative pieces on why trying to blame excessive costs or busy-ness on low acuity patients in the ED is, at be...

November 29, 2012

Guest Glossary Term: Unparalyzed

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from Steve Carroll (@embasic):


rocuropenia - noun

In need of endotracheal intubation, and, more to the point, paralysis.

That trauma patient was being rowdy with signs of rocuropenia...

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