Author: Physicians Weekly

ED Use Among Kids With Autism

Improvements to community-based psychiatric systems of care for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) could help divert psychiatric-related ED visits, according to findings from a large observational study. Among children...

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ED Crowding Worsens Outcomes

Periods of high ED crowding appear to increase inpatient mortality, lengths of stay (LOS), and costs, according to results of a review of nearly a million ED visits resulting in admission. Patients admitted during periods of...

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