Journal of Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care

Editor in Chief

Dr. Judith Andersen an Assistant Professor of Psychology and Affiliated Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto Mississauga. She is the Director of the Health, Adaptation, and Research on Trauma Laboratory at the University of Toronto. Her research specialty includes the psychophysiology of extreme stress and impact on health and performance among first responders. She currently works…

Name : Judith Andersen
University : University of Toronto

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Recent Articles

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    Use of Neuromuscular Blocking Agents in Adult ICU Patients: A Retrospective Analysis

    Sedatives, analgesics, and neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs) are drugs commonly used in the intensive care unit (ICU), mainly in patients requiring mechanical ventilation [1,2]. NMBAs are shown to correlate with protracted neuromuscular weakness syndromes [3] and the subsequent presence of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms.

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    International Ties: Why It Matters?

    The Journal of Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care is a humble step towards the goal of building a stronger International Emergency Medicine Community in this world. An open platform where teachers and clinician from different corners of the world can exchange ideas/research and experiences. An online tool to help learn and teach.Published Date:…

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    Clinical Profile of Patient Presenting with Shortness of Breath at Patan Hospital Emergency

    Shortness of breath is a common complaint among patients presenting to the emergency department, yet differentiating between many potential causes of dyspnea is a complicated process. Careful clinical judgment is necessary when evaluating the patient with dyspnea. The clinical diagnosis becomes more complex when pulmonary and cardiac causes coincide…

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PubMed Indexed Articles

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    Newborn Hearing Screenings in Human Immunodeficiency Virus- Exposed Uninfected Infants

    Perinatal HIV infection and congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection may increase the risk for hearing loss. We examined 1,435 infants enrolled in the Surveillance Monitoring of ART Toxicities (SMARTT) study of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) network, a prospective study of the safety of in utero antiretroviral (ARV) exposures. We determined…

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    Health Literacy and Education Predict Nutrient Quality of Diet of Socioeconomically Diverse, Urban Adults

    Health literacy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions”. To be health literate, comprehensions as well as numeracy are needed. Health numeracy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity…

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    Optimization of a Clinically Relevant Model of White Matter Stroke in Mice: Histological and Functional Evidences

    White matter (WM) injury during stroke increases the risk of disability and gloomy prognosis of post-stroke rehabilitation. However, modeling of WM loss in rodents has proven to be challenging. We report improved WM injury models in male C57BL/6 mice. Mice were given either endothelin-1 (ET-1) or L-N5-(1-iminoethyl)ornitine (L-NIO) into the periventricular…

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