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American Board of Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning Articles 2008

Oral Ondansetron for Gastroenteritis in Peds ED

Strategies for Reducing Door to Balloon Time in AMI

Acute Chemical Emergencies

Medical Treatment of Radiological Casualties

Sensitivity to Hymenopteral Stings

Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock

Surviving Sepsis Practice Guidelines

Spinal Epidural Abscess

Intracranial Pathology in Elders with Blunt Head Trauma

Arthrocentesis of the Knee

Broselow Tape Results in Underresuscitation of Children

Laryngeal View During Laryngoscopy

Limited Ultrasonography for Trauma

Preventing Nephropathy Induced by Contrast Medium

Procedural Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Department

Topical Anesthetics for Dermal Instrumentation

Future of Emergency Care in the US Health System


American Board of Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning Articles 2007

Guidelines for Unstable Angina Non-ST-Segment MI

Standard of Care for the Management of Patients

Are Blood Cultures Necessary in Adults with Cellulitis

MRSA in Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Attempted Suicide and Self-Inflicted Injury

Brief Motivational Interventions for ETOH Patients in MVA

Care of Renal Transplant Patient

Ultrasound Guided IV Access vs. Traditional Approaches

Clinical Assessment of Hypovolemia

Evaluation and Management of Patients in Early Pregnancy

Generalized Anxiety Disorder



American Board of Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning Articles 2006

Acute Infectious Diarrhea

Treatment of DVT

Women's Early Warning Symptoms of AMI


Herpes Zoster

Neuroimaging in Adult Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Single Doses of Oral Dexamethasone for Mild Croup

A Decision Rule for Identifying Children at Low Risk for Brain Injuries after Blunt Head Trauma

Critical Issues in the Evaluation of Acute Blunt Abd Trauma

Do Mammailan Bites Require Antibiotic Prophylaxis?

Effect of IV Corticosteriods on Death in Adults with Head Injury

Sterile vs. Non-sterile gloves for Uncomplicated Lacerations


American Board of Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning Articles 2005


Comparison of Angioplasty with Fibrinolytic Therapy in AMI

Use of ECG in AMI

Dexamethasone in Adults with Bacterial Meningitis

Head CT before LP in Adults with Suspected Meningitis

CAP in Children

Fomepizole for Treatment of Methanol Poisoning

Ingestion of Toxic Substances by Children

Management of Drug and Alcohol Withdrawl


American Board of Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning Articles 2004

Oral Agents for Type 2 DM

Heat Stroke

High Altitude Illness

Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Illness after International Travel

Low Back Pain

Management and Risk of CAP in Adults in the ED

Management of Tuberculosis in the United States

Major Radiation Exposure

Criteria to Rule Out C-Spine Injury in Blunt Trauma



American Board of Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning Articles

Acute Infectious Diarrhea

Blunt Head Trauma


Doctors and Drug Companies

Herpes Zoster

Mammal Bites and Prophylaxis

Treatment of DVT


NEJM Clinical Practice Articles

Acute Bacterial Sinusitis

Acute Exacerbations of COPD

Acute Infectious Diarrhea

Acute Pericarditis

Acute Renal Colic from Ureteral Calculus

Acute Uncomplicated UTI in Women

Adolescent Depression

Antibiotic Associated Diarrhea

Aortic Regurgitation

Aortic Stenosis

Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Coronary Events

Bells Palsy

Care of Patients Receiving Long-Term Anticoagulant Therapy


Cervical Radiculopathy

Chronic Stable Angina

Chronic Urticaria and Angioedema

Diastolic Heart Failure

Evaluation and Management of Chronic Mitral Regurgitation

Evaluation of Suspected Pulmonary Embolism

Extracranial Carotid Stenosis

Genital Chlamydial Infections

Genital Herpes


Herpes Zoster

Hypersensitivity to Hymenoptera Stings

Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy

Influenza Vaccination in Healthy Young Adults

Initial Management of Glycemia in Type 2 DM

Initial Treatment of Hypertension

Latent TB Infection

Management of Community Acquired Pneumonia

Microscopic Hematuria

Mild Asthma

Neurocardiogenic Syncope

Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation

Noninvasive Tests in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Occupational Exposure to HIV in Healthcare Settings

Office-based Treatment of Opoid Dependent Patients

Otitis Media

Peanut Allergy

Persistent Low Back Pain

Pertussis--Not Just for Kids

Plantar Fascitis

Pleural Effusion

Prophylaxis against Rabies

Selecting Asymptomatic Patients for Coronary CT or ECG Exercise Testing

Small Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Suspected Appendicitis

Transient Ischemic Attack

Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis

Vestibular Neuritis


Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia Clinical Vignette Poster

JNC7 -- Full Report

Medical Management of Biological Casualties

Medical Management of Radiological Casualties

Migraine Guidelines

NIH Stroke Scale

Outpatient treatment of Atrial Fibrillation


Seizure Disorders

The Role of Newer Fluroquinolones

Troponin in AMI

American Heart Association

CPR Guidelines 2005

Stable Tachycardias


EMS Resources

EMS Week 2003 Planning Kit

Kansas City EMS Design

Maryland State EMS Protocols

Biotel (UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX) EMS Protocols

Maryland EMS Education Agenda for the Future

Ambulance Diversion and Lost Hospital Revenues

Ambulances to Nowhere:  America's Shortfall in Preparedness for Terrorism

An Assessment of the Maine EMS System