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AHLS December Courses Provide Expertise in Emergency Medical Response

AHLS is hosting a series of courses in December to train emergency healthcare professionals to effectively treat people exposed to chemical spills, toxic terrorism, and other hazardous materials.


UA Study Reveals Arizona EMTs Face 39 Percent Greater Risk of Suicide

UA medical student creates resiliency website for emergency workers and develops partnership with forest firefighters to measure its effectiveness.


Dr. Art Sanders Recognized with ACEP's Tenure Award

Arthur B. Sanders, MD, professor of emergency medicine, is the recipient of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Tenure Award. 


Selected Recent Publications

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.
Amini R, Wyman MT, Hernandez NC, Guisto JA, Adhikari S. "Use of Emergency Ultrasound in Arizona Community Emergency Departments." J Ultrasound Med. 2017.