- Reverberations. Fogarty, Colleen T. // Journal of Family Practice;Mar2001, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p281
The article recounts the impact of the death of a patient on the practice of a physician. The author was only 5 months in practice at a community health center as a family physician. She was called by the emergency department physician because of a patient, Carmen, who was discharged a day...
- An Accident and Emergency Department experience. Chapman, M. A. S. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1993, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p3
The article presents the author's experiences of working in the Accident and Emergency Department of a teaching hospital in London, England. The author demonstrates the pathetic condition of the department and the patients. The author grew enough in the medical environment of the department and...
- The Truth Behind My ER. Espinoza, Eddie // Teen Ink;Apr2004, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p14
The article discusses the author's experience of being a volunteer in an emergency room (ER) at a hospital. He says that the first problems for patients starts right with admission and registration. The staff in those departments often neglect the important rule "Do not disclose any patient's...
- When enough is enough. McDowell, Kate // Emergency Nurse;Apr2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p5
The author recounts her efforts to return to work as an emergency nurse after being assaulted by a patient. She was on night duty in an accident and emergency department when an ambulance crew brought in a noisy, alcohol intoxicated man who shouted abuse at crew members and on her. The man hit...
- Illness disrupts dreamy Christmas tradition. Amsden, Patti // Collinsville Herald;1/11/2012, Vol. 54 Issue 2, pA7
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of having their traditionally memorable family gathering disrupted and waking up from the fantasy of yesteryears when her grandson was rushed to the emergency room the day after Christmas.
- An O.D. In the ER. Bacigalupi, Michael // Review of Optometry;10/15/2008 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 145 Issue 10, p38
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of realizing the importance of the presence of optometrists in the emergency room.
- Code blue. Dixit, Radhika // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/29/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 3, p261
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's first experience of code blue in the emergency room.
- Accepting Reality. Holzinger, Michele // Teen Ink;Dec2002, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p24
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of spending a day in a hospital emergency room.
- VITAL SIGNS. Dajer, Tony // Discover;Mar2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p30
The author gives an account of a woman who almost died from high potassium levels in the emergency room of the hospital in which he works. A son brought his mother to the hospital after she complained of pain in her legs and disorientation. The doctors determined her condition was from high...