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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.

Case 36-2017: A 30-Year-Old Man with Fatigue, Rash, Anemia, and Thrombocytopenia
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Amy E. Yuan (Medicine): A 30-year-old man was admitted to this hospital during the summer because of fatigue, rash, fevers, anemia, and thrombocytopenia. Three years before this admission, the patient was involved in a motor vehicle accident that resulted in a large…

Diuretic Treatment in Heart Failure
31/12/69 - Most accepted pharmacologic treatments for heart failure are supported by evidence from large clinical trials. In contrast, evidence from large, well-controlled clinical trials to guide the use of diuretics, among the most frequently used drugs in heart failure, is generally lacking. Fluid…

Sudden Cardiac Arrest during Participation in Competitive Sports
31/12/69 - The occurrence of sudden cardiac arrest in young persons during participation in competitive sports is a rare but tragic event. In numerous jurisdictions, preparticipation screening systems have been implemented on the assumption that most cases of sudden cardiac arrest that occur during sports…

Falciform Ligament Sign
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Methemoglobinemia Due to Antifreeze Ingestion
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Ingestion of antifreeze that contains ethylene glycol produces acidosis, nephropathy, coma, and cardiovascular collapse. Previously, minimal increases in methemoglobin levels (to as high as 6%; normal value, Our patient, a 62-year-old man with a history of depression, presented to an…

The Quiet Room
31/12/69 - At the end of an inconspicuous hallway and strategically placed far from the controlled chaos of the trauma room lies a dimly lit waiting area that we in the medical field call "the quiet room." It is a bland spot; a few soft chairs surround a table that holds a box of crisp institutional tissues.…

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…

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…

Compartment Syndrome
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The View from Puerto Rico ? Hurricane Maria and Its Aftermath
31/12/69 - Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on September 20 and caused unprecedented damage affecting the island?s 3.4 million inhabitants (see Figure 1). Though no one in Puerto Rico was spared at least some impact, the poor and vulnerable were disproportionately affected. Loss of communication and…

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