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Guidance for Domestic Abuse & Violence in the ED

The ethics committee of EUSEM has written guidelines on Domestic Abuse and Violence. The recommendations aim to help Emergency Physicians detect and identify domestic abuse and violence in relation to children, intimate partners and elders. Read the document

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Update on Emergency Medicine as primary specialty in Spain

On 25 October 2018 the Spanish Senate has supported the establishment of Emergency Medicine as a primary specialty in Spain, the initiation of the official procedure was asked to the Government by the majority of the political parties. The Parliament, the Senate, majority of the National Communities, the Medical Council…

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EUSEM supports World Restart a Heart day (WRAH)

On 16 October 2018, we will be celebrating the first ever World Restart a Heart (WRAH) initiative with events all around the world taking place on or around that date. To do this, we are using ‘World Restart a Heart’ to increase awareness and encourage training, particularly of school children. This initiative…

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2018 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of syncope

The Task Force for the diagnosis and management of syncope of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Developed with the special contribution of the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) Endorsed by: European Academy of Neurology (EAN), European Federation of Autonomic Societies (EFAS), European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM), European Union…

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Ultrasound Workshops 17th of October by IAEM

IAEM 2018 will take place in the Castleknock Hotel & Country Club with pre-conference ultrasound workshops on Wednesday 17 October followed by a 2-day conference covering issues such as changing hearts and minds and female leaders in EM.  For more info: www.IAEM.ie. Follow the conference on social media using #18IAEM. Watch @AssocEmergMedIE for…

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