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Release date: May 2015
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Sara W. Nelson, MD, Department of Emergency Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine.
Scott C. McCorvey, MD, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME.
Ken Zafren, MD, FAAEM, FACEP, FAWM, Emergency Medical Services Medical Director, State of Alaska; Clinical Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA; Staff Emergency Physician, Alaska Native Medical Center, Anchorage, AK
Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Professor of Pediatrics
Ohio State University
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Associate Pediatric Medical Director
AHC Media executive editor: Shelly Morrow Mark
Authors Dr. Sara Nelson and Dr. Scott McCorvey, Peer Reviewer Dr. Ken Zafren, Editor in Chief Dr. Ann Dietrich, Nurse Reviewer Sue Behrens, Editorial and Continuing Education Director Lee Landenberger, and Executive Editor Shelly Morrow Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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