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Blood Thinners Not a Firm Contraindication for tPA, Study Finds

PHILADELPHIA -- Current anticoagulant or antiplatelet use is not necessarily a contraindication

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Have a Story About Private Equity Ownership? The FTC Wants to Hear From You

PHILADELPHIA -- The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is interested in hearing from

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Acupuncture Effective for Some ED Patients With Intractable Pain

PHILADELPHIA -- Acupuncture can relieve pain and reduce return visits to the

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ED Clinicians Tackle Patients’ Food Insecurity, Homelessness

PHILADELPHIA -- Emergency departments trying to help patients with social problems such

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After-the-Fact Informed Consent for a Clinical Trial? It Can Work in Some Situations

PHILADELPHIA -- Can informed consent work after study participation has taken place?

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Risk of Contrast Media Causing Acute Kidney Injury Is Overblown, Study Finds

PHILADELPHIA -- The myth that certain patients need to avoid iodinated contrast

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Malpractice Suits Involving NPs and PAs Can Spell Trouble for Supervising Docs Too

PHILADELPHIA -- Doctors who supervise physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs)

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Seven C’s That Can Help on Your Next ED Shift

PHILADELPHIA -- Want to make better use of your brain on your

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