Emergency medicine in the medical school curriculum.

  title={Emergency medicine in the medical school curriculum.},
  author={David A. Wald and Michelle Xueqin Lin and David E. Manthey and Rob L Rogers and Leslie S. Zun and Theodore Christopher},
  journal={Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine},
  volume={17 Suppl 2},
Emergency medicine (EM) is a dynamic specialty that continues to define itself as a fertile training ground for medical students. Throughout the years, a number of U.S. medical schools have incorporated topics germane to EM training (basic cardiac life support, principles of wound care, splinting, basic procedural skills training, etc.) into the medical school curriculum. By virtue of their broad-based training and the unique patient care environment that they practice in, EM specialists can… CONTINUE READING
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