Healthcare systems resemble microclimates, with a unique set of functions, resources, patients, vulnerabilities, and strengths. There is, however, a template for ED design that can account for these many variables, and guide all the stakeholders through the process of building an effective and efficient ED.
In the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq, at the Azadi Teaching Hospital, in Duhok, a native son of the region established a successful international collaboration to teach surgery and transplant medicine in a region still climbing out from under decades of political oppression.
The president of the International Federation for Emergency Medicine talks about the greatest challenges and opportunities ahead as the global organization switches into a new gear.
In this interview from 2017, the incoming president of the European Society for Emergency Medicine (EuSEM) looked forward to an innovative, interactive future in emergency medicine.
After years of work in global emergency medicine development, Terry Mulligan issues a call to rethink how we make (and remake) our systems.
EPI’s new editor Laura Plaster writes on the need for global emergency physicians to get real about their lives in the field.
Why maintaining core resuscitation skills is essential for emergency medicine specialists and how to do it.
Emergency medicine is growing in Sabah State. Despite its young age, emergency medicine in Malaysia has become a rapidly growing fraternity.
A novel heart rate variability (HRV) tool for predicting major adverse cardiac events (MACE) in chest pain patients.
This year DevelopingEM brings their concept of a supported and collaborative emergency medicine meeting to the Pacific, to the island of Fiji. Find out how you can get involved with this multi-national meeting.
Don’t miss ‘the emergency medicine conference with a conscience’ when it arrives in beautiful Fiji on December 1.
In August the 2nd Pan-American Forum in Emergency Care and Global Health will be held in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, a World Heritage Site that Travel and Leisure magazine has named the Best City in the World. Twice.