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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Emergency Medicine
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Emergency Medicine. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Adjunctive Glucocorticoid Therapy in Patients with Septic Shock
31/12/69 - Sepsis, which has been identified by the World Health Organization as a global health priority, has no proven pharmacologic treatment, other than the appropriate antibiotic agents, fluids, and vasopressors as needed; reported death rates among hospitalized patients range between 30% and 45%.…

Toxic Alcohols
31/12/69 - Poisonings by the toxic alcohols (methanol, ethylene glycol, isopropanol, diethylene glycol, and propylene glycol) can cause cellular dysfunction and death, but symptoms may be nonspecific. Delays in diagnosis increase the risk of irreversible organ damage and death. In this review, we discuss the…

Hepatitis A Outbreak in California ? Addressing the Root Cause
31/12/69 - On October 13, 2017, Governor Jerry Brown of California declared a state of emergency in response to a hepatitis A outbreak that began in the homeless population in San Diego. In the past year, more than 649 people throughout California have been infected, 417 have been hospitalized, and 21 have…

In the Balance
31/12/69 - A 71-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a 3-day history of changes in mental status. His partner noted that the patient had become more irritable than usual and was behaving as if other people were in the room with him when no one else was present. The patient had also had…

Butterfly Glioma
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Thrombectomy 6 to 24 Hours after Stroke with a Mismatch between Deficit and Infarct
31/12/69 - Previous randomized trials that involved patients with acute stroke showed that endovascular thrombectomy had a clinical benefit when it was performed within 6 hours after the onset of stroke symptoms and that the benefit diminished as the interval between the time that the patient was last known…

Going from A to Z
31/12/69 - Foreword. In this Journal feature, information about a real patient is presented in stages (boldface type) to an expert clinician, who responds to the information, sharing his or her reasoning with the reader (regular type). The authors? commentary follows. Stage. A 70-year-old man presented to the…

Favism and Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
31/12/69 - Pythagoras of Samos, a great mathematician rather than a physician, may have been first in stating emphatically, in the 5th century b.c. that fava beans could be dangerous and even lethal for humans. This gives him a place in nutrition science but not in nutrogenomics: it seems he did not realize…

A New DAWN for Imaging-Based Selection in the Treatment of Acute Stroke
31/12/69 - Two years ago, the publication of the MR CLEAN trial (Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial of Endovascular Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke in the Netherlands), which investigated endovascular mechanical thrombectomy for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke, was called "a first step in the…

Pneumomediastinum Associated with Influenza A Infection
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