Original Article

Risk factors for occupational violence and aggression in the emergency department

Pouryahya P, Lim A. Risk factors for occupational violence and aggression in the emergency department. Med Emergency, MJEM 2020; 28:29-32. DOI: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM28.2020/PP.OAE.060320 Key words: emergency department, emergency services, occupational aggresion, occupational violence Full Article

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Establishment of a national catastrophe burn plan for the delivery of care for burn patients in Lebanon

Deghayli L, Moufarrij S, Frangieh M, Assaad S, Souaiby N. Establishment of a national catastrophe burn plan for the delivery of care for burn patients in Lebanon. Med Emergency, MJEM 2020; 28:21-8. DOI: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM28.2020/SM.OAE.190220 Key words: burns; burn victims; emergency response; mass casualties; big bang incident; national catastrophe Full Article

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Severe traumatic brain injury

Ismail N. Severe traumatic brain injury. Med Emergency, MJEM 2020; 28:33-42. DOI: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM28.2020/NI.RAE.100719 Keywords: brain trauma, Glasgow Coma Scale, TBI, traumatic brain injury Full Article

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Prospective evaluation of two emergency triage scales: the French Emergency Nurses Classification in Hospitals (FRENCH) and the Emergency Severity Index (ESI)

Clanet R, Aubrion A, Guigne A, Lecadet N, Audigie S, Creveuil Ch, Roupie E, Macrez R. Prospective evaluation of two emergency triage scales: the French Emergency Nurses Classification in Hospitals (FRENCH) and the Emergency Severity Index (ESI). Med Emergency. MJEM 2020; 28:8-12. DOI: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM28.2020/AA.OAE.130319 Keywords: Accident and Emergency department, Emergency, ESI, FRENCH, Triage Full Article

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Point-of-care peripheral venous blood gas in the elderly demographic in the emergency department; a pilot study

Pouryahya P, Luo J, Graudins A, Meyer A McR. Point-of-care peripheral venous blood gas in the elderly demographic in the emergency department; a pilot study. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 27:17-22. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/PP.OAE.270618 Keywords: elderly, emergency department, point of care testing, re-presentation, venous blood gas

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The suppressive effect on the number of patients with the introduction of off-hours medical expenses in Japan

MITSUNAGA T, OHTAKI Y, KIRIYAMA N, OHTANI K, YAJIMA W, HIBI T, TAKEDA S. The suppressive effect on the number of patients with the introduction of off-hours medical expenses in Japan. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 27:11-6. doi: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/TM.OAE.080518 Key words: emergency department, Japan, off-hours medical fees, overcrowding, university hospital

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Use of non-invasive continuous blood pressure monitoring in prehospital settings; a feasibility study

MAURIN O, FRATTINI B, JOST D, BOUKHARI H, DUWAT A, JOUFFROY R, HERVAULT N, TRICHEREAU J, LEFORT H, TRAVERS S, TOURTIER JP. Use of non-invasive continuous blood pressure monitoring in prehospital settings; a feasibility study. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 7:10. doi:10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/OM.OAE.140318 Key words: blood pressure monitors, plethysmography, prehospital emergency care.

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Prehospital ultrasound: incidence of realization and impact on patient management

GONZVA J, DERKENNE C, ROBERT J, ALLONNEAU A, GELÉ V, HERVAULT N, MATHON A, LEFORT H, JOST D, TOURTIER JP. Prehospital ultrasound: incidence of realization and impact on patient management. Med Emergency, MJEM 2019; 27:4-6.doi: 10.26738/MJEM.2017/MJEM27.2019/JG.OAE.210218 Key words: Advanced life support, prehospital emergency care, pre-hospital ultrasound, ultrasound

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Evaluation des pratiques professionnelles suite à l’actualisation du protocole de prise en charge des syndromes coronariens avec sus-décalage du segment ST adapté à un département rural

OBERLIN M, DELORME L, VUILLERMOZ F, FOLLY-ADJON J, DEBREUX TH, CHARPENTIER S. Professional practices evaluation after the update of ST- elevation myocardial infarction protocol suitable to a rural department. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:14-8.  DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/MO.OAF.011117Mots clés : évaluation des pratiques professionnelles, syndrome coronarien avec sus décalage du segment ST, Service d’aide médicale urgente Key words: emergency department, professional practices ...

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Influential factors on urban and rural response times for emergency ambulances in Qatar

WILSON P, ALINIER G, REIMANN T, MORRIS B. Influential factors on urban and rural response times for emergency ambulances in Qatar. Med Emergency, MJEM 2018; 26:8-13. DOI 10.26738/MJEM.2017/mjem26.2018/GA.OAE.070617 Key words: ambulance response times, communication technology, rural, urban Full article 

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