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WEDNESDAY, April 17 (HealthDay News) -- It was an uneventful early afternoon on Monday in the emergency departments at Boston area hospitals. Staffs were working purposefully, efficiently through routine caseloads.
Suddenly, the city's emergency management system burst alive: bombs had e...Full Article
THURSDAY, Dec. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Male pedestrians who are struck by a car are more than twice as likely as females to die as a result of the crash, a new study finds.
Data on U.S. travel and traffic for 2008 and 2009 showed that males and females walked just about the same distances ...Full Article
MONDAY, Nov. 26 (HealthDay News) -- Inflatable bounce houses and moonwalks are springboards for childhood fun, but they're also the source of an alarming number of children's injuries, a new report warns.
On average, 31 children a day are transported to U.S. emergency departments for tr...Full Article
MONDAY, Nov. 12 (HealthDay News) -- Over 16,000 American adults head to emergency rooms each year for genital injuries, a new study finds, but many of these incidents don't have to happen.
Researchers looked at U.S. National Electronic Injury Surveillance System data from 2002 to 2010, to...Full Article
MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- A test based on certain cardiac enzymes could help emergency department staff spot heart attacks in incoming patients within an hour, a new study finds.
The test, called high-sensitivity cardiac troponin (hs-cTn), would be used along with electrocardiog...Full Article