Explore This IssueACEP News: Vol 30 – No 02 – February 2011
Dr. Hartman is a second-year resident in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago. Dr. Aldeen is Assistant Professor and Associate Residency Director in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Medical Editor Dr. Robert C. Solomon is an attending emergency physician at Southwest Regional Medical Center in Waynesburg, Pa., and clinical assistant professor of emergency medicine at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lewisburg.
Dr. Hartman, Dr. Aldeen, and Dr. Solomon have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial companies that pertain to this article.
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