Month: October 2014

ACEP 14: Triage-Leveling & ED Crowding

The Particulars: Triage classification systems commonly assign five levels to patients. In these systems, level 1 and 2 patients are often given priority for ED bed assignment and level 4 and 5 patients are seen in designated...

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ACEP 14: Alcohol Use & Repeat ED Visits

The Particulars: Research indicates that patients with recurrent ED visits for trauma represent an important target for injury prevention efforts. If has not been well defined whether a history of alcohol use at initial...

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