Menu

Blog

In Case You Missed It: Week of Oct. 24, 2014

Posted on Fri, Oct 24, 2014
In Case You Missed It: Week of Oct. 24, 2014

“In Case You Missed It” is a weekly roundup of popular healthcare headlines.

Ebola: A New Way to Learn What's Going On, from Experts, Journalists and Locals. “It all depends on what we do in the next few weeks,” said infectious disease expert Chikwe Ihekweazu, speaking on Ebola at TEDGlobal" ... continue reading this article at TED.com.

[PODCAST] Commonly Missed Uncommon Orthopedic Injuries. We rarely discuss medico-legal issues on EM Cases because it misguides us a bit from good patient centered care – which is what emergency medicine is really all about... Listen at EmergencyMedicineCases.com.>>

[from ACP Hospitalist] Population health: what might it look like? There are 2 patients on the hospitalist service in this fine critical access hospital... Continue reading at ACPHospitalist.org

[Innovation] This Man’s Simple System Could Transform American Medicine. Katherine Carpenter couldn’t sleep. For more than a week she’d been coughing herself awake every night and then hacking until she retched. Finally, she decided to see a doctor. Continue reading at Wired.com.

[Mobile Health] Why we need to move up the value pyramid for health tech. Samsung, Withings, Fitbit, Garmin, and Jawbone are just some of the 75 most prominent companies entering the mobile health market... continue to VentureBeat.com.

Visit us at these upcoming events!

10/27: ACEP 2014 Booth 1611 

10/28: Residents-Only Happy Hour at #ACEP14

11/6: EmCare's Inaugural Cook County Crash Course (C4)

11/11: Proven Strategies to Advance your Emergency Department: 2-day Studer Group event featuring Dr. Kirk Jensen
 

Share    
Comments
Blog post currently doesn't have any comments.