EC Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
Publisher : ECronicon Open Access
Current Issue : Volume 4 Issue 2 - 2020
Publication Date : February 01, 2020
Frequency : Monthly
Language : English
Format : Online
Review : Double Blinded Peer Review
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Volume 4 Issue 2 - February 2020

Guest Editorial

  • The Role Physio Plays in Urinary Incontinence
  • Lizzie Woolley. 4(2): 01-02.

    Research Article

  • Triage Nurse - Activity Assessment, Errors Solutions
  • Horea L. 3(9): 717-725.

    Conceptual Paper

  • The Practice of Health Education with Caregivers: Reflections of their Theoretical-Practical Conceptions
  • Lilia Jannet Saldarriaga Sandoval, Maria Fabiana De Sena Neri and Francisca Elisângela Teixeira Lima. 3(10): 766-772.

    Short Communication

  • Do We Need a Physician in Prehospital EMS?- Poster
  • V Dobias and T Bulikova. 3(10): 781-784.

    Case Report

  • Case Report on Propafenone Toxicity: Terminal R Wave in Lead aVR and Wide QRS Not Specific for TCA Toxicity Only
  • Patrick Bruss. 3(11): 02-06.

    Research Article

  • Efficacy of T2-T3 Thoracic Sympathetic Block for Management of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome 1
  • Jayesh Thakrar. 3(11): 64-70.

    Case Report

  • Recurrent Massive Pulmonary Embolism Treated by Systemic Thrombolysis
  • Emídio Jorge Santos Lima, Vanessa Andrade Borges and André Rodrigues Duraes. 3(11): 107-112.

    Short Communication

  • Nurses Sharing their Experiences through Publications
  • Dorothy Chinwendu Osigwe Chanda. 3(12): 01-02.

    Research Article

  • Blood Transfusion Guided by Physiological Markers
  • Mario A Rodríguez Domínguez, Ana Maria Espinosa-Galindo, Luis Javier Marfil-Rivera and Dionisio Palacios-Ríos. 3(12): 01-06.

    Mini Review

  • Diwali in the ED: A Festival of Injuries
  • Harpreet Kaur and Indraneil Mukherjee. 4(1): 01-03.

    Research Article

  • Training the Specialists and Subspecialists, Responsive and Respect for Patients’ Family Dignity
  • Mohsen Savaie, Farhad Soltani and Fereshteh Amiri. 4(1): 01-06.

    Research Article

  • The Health Benefits in the Use of Solar Energy for Sustainable Development in Nigeria
  • Chioma Ajator, Benjamin Anabaraonye and Beatrice Ewa. 4(1): 01-06.

    Review Article

  • Drug Interactions Prevalence: A Review
  • Faisal Shakeel and Muhammad Aamir. 4(1): 01-07.

    Research Article

  • Side Effects and Surgeon-Patient Satisfaction with Total Intravenous Anaesthesia Using Propofol-Ketamine and Propofol-Fentanyl for Day-Case Surgery
  • Ahmed Mohammed Nuhu, Sandabe Fatima Kyari, Abubakar Adamu, Adamu Sadiq Abubakar and Ali Mohammed Ramat. 4(1): 01-07.

    Review Article

  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest in a Normal Heart- Approach to Evaluation
  • Surjya Prasad Upadhyay. 4(1): 01-10.

    Mini Review

  • Modern Trauma Care: Damage Control Surgery and Damage Control Resuscitation-Brief Report
  • Abdelkader Boukerrouche. 4(2): 01-04.

    Review Article

  • Heat Stroke Management in the E.D.: A Review Article
  • J Ashkar. 4(2): 01-06.

    Research Article

  • Criteria for Disaster Preparedness Assessed by Hospital Management in Lebanese Hospitals
  • Micheline Sarkis Dagher and Anders Rüter. 4(2): 01-09.

    Research Article

  • Volumetric Overload Shocks (VOS) Causing the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS): The Complete Evidence
  • Ahmed N Ghanem. 4(2): 01-08.

    Case Report

  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma with Extension into the Inferior Vena Cava: Case Report
  • Fadi Rayya and Zeina Aljarkas. 4(2): 01-08.

    Review Article

  • Myasthenia Gravis: Trend of Therapeutic Agents in the Management of the Disease
  • Chika J Mbah. 4(2): 01-06.

    Review Article

  • The Impact of Melatonin and Ionizing Radiation on Autophagy in Cancer Cells
  • Mu-Tai Liu and Russel J Reiter. 4(2): 01-16.

    Research Article

  • Assessment of Altered Expression of CD81 by Dendritic Cells in HCV-Infected Patients Under Interferon/Ribavirin Therapy
  • Rania M Saleh. 4(2): 01-13.


  • “Health Care Worker’s Perceived Competency in Disaster Management” - A Self Assessment Cross Sectional Survey
  • Nishan Kunnummal Purayil, Carl Shultz, Vamanjore Aboobaker Naushad, Prem Chandra, Osama Mohammad Hashim, Firjeet Paramba, Naseem Ambra and Sajid Chalihadhan. 4(2): 01-16.

    Research Article

  • The Etiology, Presentation, Treatment, and Clinical Outcome of Geriatric Patients Diagnosed with Severe Hyponatremia on Site in the Emergency Department
  • Esra Cengiz, İhsan Ates, Burak Furkan Demir, Fatih Dede and Nisbet Yilmaz. 4(2): 01-14.

    Research Article

  • Detection of Brain Tumor Based on Extraction Feature Vectors
  • Samir Kumar Bandyopadhyay. 4(2): 01-09.

    Case Report

  • Aortic Dissection. Case Report
  • Táňa Bulikova, V Dobias and J Hodosy. 4(2): 01-09.

    Research Article

  • Global No-Flow Ischemia and Chemical Stress Condition Effects on D-3-hydroxybutyrate and Glucose Utilization in the Isolated Perfused Heart
  • Abdurazzaq Mohammed Sultan, Qusai A Sultan, Abdulwahab H Bin Melaih, Tareq H Al Kaabi and Belal S Barogaan. 4(2): 01-15.


  • Explosions in the Mind: A Case Study of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Tammi McGill-Carter. 4(2): 01-02.

    Case Report

  • A Rare Association: Pierre Robin Sequence with HMG CoA Lyase Deficiency and Duplication of Short Arm of Chromosome 17
  • Amruta A Fulmali and Fauzia Akhtar Ali. 4(2): 01-02.

    Research Article

  • Assessment of Trauma Care in Tertiary Center, Addis Ababa Ethiopia: An Observational Study
  • Ayalew Zewdie. 4(2): 01-08.

    Research Article

  • Causes and Management of Hamstring Strain of Athletes in Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishthan
  • Minara Akter, Shamima Islam Nipa, Mohammad Habibur Rahman, Muhammad Millat Hossain and Ratan Kumar Das. 4(2): 01-05.

    Research Article

  • Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter in Retrobulbar Ultrasound as a Surrogate Measure for Intracranial Pressure Before and After Non-Invasive Strategies
  • Aldo Saad Diab, Benailim Martínez, Albana Gámez and Yvan Bucott. 4(2): 01-09.

    Research Article

  • The Effect of Heat on those Exposed to Hot and Humid Environment and their Awareness Regarding Heat Related Illness
  • Firjeeth C Paramba, Hany Ebeid, Osama H Mohammed, Vamanjore A Naushad, Nishan K Purayil and Naseem Ambra. 4(2): 01-13.

    PubMed Indexed Article

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