The majority of cases emergency room physicians see on Halloween are alcohol or drug intoxication and trauma, Dr. Robert Glatter, an emergency physician at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, told ABC News.
Police are investigating a potential suspicious package that supposedly burned two adults in Frederick and shut down a hospital emergency room.
Many people still face a painfully long wait before they are seen by a physician or properly diagnosed.
Dr. Terry Jodrie, an ER physician with Washington Adventist Hospital, says the hospital is seeing a surge in activity as the area returns to life after the blizzard.
WASHINGTON — More Americans than ever have health coverage, either through private insurance or government programs like Medicaid. But cutting the ranks of the uninsured — a chief goal of health care reform — has apparently not…
Summer weekends are time to have fun. But some people\’s revelry
can land them in the emergency room.
WTOP\’s Michelle Murillo reports.
Dr. Leana Wen\’s memories of the Boston Marathon bombing are fresh in her mind, a year after the life-changing tragedy.
Emergency room doctors report a skyrocketing number of pedestrians being hurt while walking and texting, which accounts for more injuries per mile than distracted driving.
If you\’re having a heart attack, or even think you are, don\’t mess around.
An app shows you how long it takes, on average, to see a doctor or other licensed professional at hospitals near you, plus the time it takes to drive there.
There\’s a certain booze that lands people in the ER the most often.
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