- EPIX releases two new CME courses for 2018: Recognizing and Treating Stroke in the ED and New Guidelines for Pediatric Fever and Sepsis.
- EPIX 2018 Annual Meeting is set for April 19 in Las Vegas, NV.
- EPIX 2017 CME: Pain Management Part II; Opioids in the ED has been released.
- EPIX Extra is one stop for all your insurance needs.
- Staffing needs? EPIX’s partner WorkforceMD can connect you to dedicated, experienced providers. (Click here to read more.)
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What's New in Stroke Part 2 – Lytics and Thrombectomy
By Dr. Stephen Colucciello
In What's New in Stroke Part 1 we looked at relatively non-controversial topics regarding system issues and supportive care surrounding the ED management of stroke. Now it is time to "bite the bullet" and address the contentious issues surrounding tPA. Since the original National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) study was published in 1995, the lytic controversy has roiled emergency medicine for almost a quarter century.
THE EPIX DIFFERENCE
|"Since becoming insured with EPIX in 2008 our group has benefited from a partnership that provides us with much more than malpractice insurance. As emergency physicians with a primary focus on patient safety our group appreciates the value of EPIX's risk management program on a daily basis." Read More|
Patrick Kelly, MD, FACEP
Roper Emergency Physicians