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Medicare/Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and the Allergist: Some Third Person Decides Your Fate

We all agree that with the escalating healthcare costs in the US, we must start to deliver healthcare in a more cost effective manner. However, I am NOT convinced that the ACO model as it is currently structured is THE answer or even a viable alternative. Read More

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Ask the Expert

This is the first in a series of questions and responses from our guest expert, Francis L. Counselman, MD, Chairman, Emergency Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia

Is epinephrine being administered in the ER?

Q. Recently published data (Emergency department diagnosis and treatment of anaphylaxis: a practice parameter) shows that epinephrine is frequently not administered for anaphylaxis presenting in the emergency department. What are some real world factors that contribute to that finding? Read more.

A. First, the authors are to be congratulated on their collaborative effort to develop evidence based guidelines regarding the diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis in the emergency department (ED). Anaphylaxis is a true medical emergency that requires immediate diagnosis and intervention. The recommendations put forth in this article should aid emergency physicians in their evaluation and management of anaphylaxis. Read more.

Link to Archived Questions and Answers

Disclaimer: This advice is not intended to diagnose or treat, but concerns general recommendations; the archived questions and answers may not reflect all of the current knowledge in our field. As always, consult with your own physician.
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