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Link of the WeekNew Anticoagulant Test in Back of Ambulance



Quick thinking saved stroke victim’s life

New York Rescuers Deliver 3 Babies in Transit

Alabama’s Infant Mortality Rate Increases In 2007

Older Patients Less Likely to Be Taken to Trauma Centers


Tip/Trick of the Week — Geriatric Trauma

Geriatric Trauma Article by Dr. Thomas Scalea

Australian and New Zealand Anaesthetists on Geriatric Trauma


Med of the Week– Geriatric Polypharmacy Considerations

Polypharmacy Online Article from Geriatric Times Magazine

Polypharmacy in the Elderly (ppt download)

Walgreens Article on Polypharmacy Guidelines (pdf download)


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