Today is Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017

Department of

Emergency Medicine

GRR Journal Club

Every Tuesday from 1:30-2:30pm students will break up into 4 small groups to discuss articles picked by a classmate. Each of the sessions will be run by the student who selected the article and will have a faculty advisor present to help facilitate discussion.

Although student leaders may choose any article, below are articles selected by the course directors for their impact on medicine and it is recommended the discussion center around one of the following articles.

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Do Opiates Affect the Clinical Evaluation of Patients with Acute Abdominal Pain?PDF189.39 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Dexamethasone for Acute Asthma Exacerbations in ChildrenPDF1021.12 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Comparison of the 20-Hour IV and 72-Hour PO Acetylcysteine Protocols for the Treatment of Acute Acetaminophen PoisoningPDF418.93 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Clinical value of the total white blood cell count and temperature in the evaluation of patients with suspected appendicitisPDF94.17 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Central Line Complication Rate Based on Insertion SitePDF476.62 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Chlorthalidone Versus Hydrochlorothiazide for the Treatment of Hypertension in Older AdultsPDF230.64 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
A Strategy of Escalating Doses of Benzodiazepines and Phenobarbital Administration Reduces the Need for Mechanical Ventilation in Delirium TremensPDF2.01 MB14 Jun, 2017 Download
A July Spike in Fatal Medication Errors: A Possible Effect of New Medical ResidentsPDF153.36 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
A Comparison of Rate Control vs Rhythm Control in Patients with Atrial FibrillationPDF176.46 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Mobile Phone Technologies Improve Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment in a Resource-Limited Setting: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Text Message RemindersPDF1.34 MB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Ticagrelor versus Clopidogrel in Patients with Acute Coronary SyndromesPDF355.20 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Long Term use of Ticagrelor in Patietn with Prior Myocardial InfarctionPDF509.90 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Effects of TXA in Trauma Patients with Significant HemorrhagePDF255.90 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Moderate Pulomary Embolsm Treated with ThrombolysisPDF248.38 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Association Between Early Surgical Intervention versus Watchful Waiting and Outcomes for Mitral RegurgPDF331.00 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
A Step-Up Approach or Open Necrosectomy for Necrotizing PancreatitisPDF242.12 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Surgery versus Physical Therapy for a Meniscal Tear and OsteoarthritisPDF530.55 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Rivaroxaban versus Warfarin in Nonvalvular Atrial FibrillationPDF734.62 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Radiation Exposure From CT Scans In Childhood and Subsequent Risk of Leukaemia and Brain Tumours: A Retrospective Cohort StudyPDF140.78 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Early Palliative Care for Patients with metastatic Non-Small-Cell Lung CancerPDF374.49 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Effects of Intensive Blood-Pressure Control in Type 2 Diabetes MellitusPDF588.53 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Early Goal-Directed Therapy in the Treatment of Severe Sepsis and Septic ShockPDF507.00 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Lactate Clearance vs Central Venous Oxygen Saturation as Goals of Early Sepsis TherapyPDF204.46 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Impact of Time to Antibiotics on Survival in Patients with Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock in Whom Early Goal-Directed Therapy was Initiated in the Emergency DepartmentPDF1.06 MB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Identification of children at very low risk of clinically important brain injuries after head trauma: a prospective cohort studyPDF289.57 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
Hydrocortisone Therapy for Patients with Septic ShockPDF346.50 KB14 Jun, 2017 Download
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