Pre-Hospital and Emergency Department Settings
N255B: Diagnosis and Management of Acutely Ill and Injured Patients
The first paper critiqued was “Low-dose Ketamine Improves Pain Relief in Patients Receiving Intravenous Opioids for Acute Pain in the Emergency Department: Results of a Randomized, Double-blind, and Clinical Trial,” published last year in the journal Academic Emergency Medicine. The title describes the study very well. The four researchers were represented by two medical doctors. One doctor also held a Master of Public Health degree (MPH) and a ScD (Science Doctorate), the latter is a research oriented academic degree similar to a PhD. The other doctor and Continue reading...