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What was considered the first occupation related disease? Answer: There are a number of candidates for the first occupation disease. It was noted in roman times that mine workers where often troubled by mercury vapours. It was also suggested … [Continue reading]
Ultrasound can be used in the emergency department to indentify patients with cholecysitis. How sensitive is USS for cholecysitis? In what situations is it less sensitive? Answer: Emergency physician USS has a pooled sensitiviy and … [Continue reading]
What ASA grade is associated with the highest risk of complications during procedural sedation in the emergency department? Answer: There is no association between ASA grading and risk of complications during ED sedation. (Thanks for the … [Continue reading]