Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
The Division of Emergency Medicine and Trauma has faculty with diverse research interests such as: wilderness medicine, pre-hospital care, fatigue and sleep deprivation and its effects on physician performance, cardiac markers, health care delivery for pediatric, cardiac and trauma patients, wound healing, international healthcare delivery and clinical decision rules. The division is also actively involved in research involving simulator training.
Emergency Medicine News
IUD device aids contraception in India
Stanford researchers and their colleagues have tested a new contraceptive device that they say could provide broader access to long-acting contraception in developing countries.
Med school announces annual awards, honors
Faculty, staff, residents, students and volunteers were recognized for excellence in teaching and patient care and for other accomplishments.
Symposium addresses electronic health records
The daylong event touched on fixing inefficiencies in EHRs, harnessing data for population health management, building on successes and overcoming obstacles.
Howard Chang named HHMI investigator
Chang joins 23 other Stanford faculty as Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators. The seven-year appointment frees faculty to pursue the most innovative biomedical research.
PET tracer predicts success of cancer ‘vaccine’
With a radioactive tracer, scientists can use a PET scan to quickly tell whether a cancer immunotherapy will be effective or not, according to a new Stanford study.
Conferences and Workshops
International Humanitarian Aid Skills Course
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning & Knowledge, Stanford, CA
Stanford Advanced Airway Management and Fiberoptic Course
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, Stanford University
The 20th Stanford Symposium on Emergency Medicine
Marriott Wailea Beach Resort, Maui, Hawaii
New courses are added regularly— please check back often
- Introduction to Food and Health
- Optimizing Antimicrobial Therapy with Timeouts
- SonoDoc: Case-based Learning in Bedside Ultrasound
- Prescription Drug Misuse and Addiction: Compassionate Care for a Complex Problem
- Screening and Assessing Depression in Primary Care Settings: Clinical and Ethical Considerations
- Managing Atrial Fibrillation
- To Prescribe or Not To Prescribe? Antibiotics and Outpatient Infections
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Related Clinical Trials
Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.
Paramedic Treatment of Prolonged Seizures by Intramuscular Versus Intravenous Anticonvulsant MedicationsStanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.