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Emergency Medicine Resident Research Forum Winners

The 2018 Maria Mandell Award Winners for the Best Research Presentation at the Department Research Forum are residents Whitney Robertson, MD, Georgia Baumann, MD, Ashley Guinn, MD, and Kurt Curtis, MD.


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Emergency Medicine Resident Research Forum

UA Emergency Medicine residents will present their research projects at the UA Department of Emergency Medicine Resident Research Forum Tuesday, April 17. 


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Laerdal Medical Donates Lifesaving Training Simulators to AEMRC's CPR University

The Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center's (AEMRC) CPR University at the UA College of Medicine - Phoenix received a $50,000 donation of state-of-the-art mannequins from Laerdal Medical.


Selected Recent Publications

Yee AM, Christensen DN, Waterbrook AL, Amini R. "Parapharyngeal abscess with tracheal deviation." Intern Emerg Med. 2017.
Marco CA, Nelson LS, Baren JM, et al. "American Board of Emergency Medicine Report on Residency and Fellowship Training Information (2016-2017)." Ann Emerg Med. 2017;69(5):640-652.
Dalen JE, Waterbrook AL. "Why Are Nearly All CT Pulmonary Angiograms for Suspected Pulmonary Embolism Negative?" Am. J. Med.. 2017;130(3):247-248.
Yousef KAndrew, Goshinska AJohn, Bailowitz ZP, Amini R. "Cactus thorn detection using bedside ultrasound." Intern Emerg Med. 2017;12(4):545-546.
Waterbrook AL, Balcik BJ, Goshinska AJohn. "Blood Glucose Levels After Local Musculoskeletal Steroid Injections in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus: A Clinical Review." Sports Health. 2017:1941738117702585.