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In Practice

What Did You Expect? Free

Blogger Harrison Reed, a PA in emergency medicine, wonders whether clinicians could improve healthcare outcomes just by expecting them to be good — in the latest In Practice blog post

Guideline Watch

Recommendations for Cardiovascular Imaging in ED Patients with Chest Pain

A multidisciplinary group offers guidance on appropriate imaging for four common emergency department scenarios.

Updated Guidelines for Anticoagulation of Venous Thromboembolic Disease

Newer anticoagulants get a boost, while catheter-directed thrombolysis is no longer recommended.

Updated Guidelines for Care of STIs in Victims of Sexual Assault

Guidelines recommend expanded use of nonculture testing.

Medical News

CDC Proposes Updated Guidelines for Opioid Prescribing Free

The CDC has proposed 12 recommendations for clinicians prescribing opioids.