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Release date: March 2016
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Feras Khan, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore.
Christina Tupe, MD, University of Maryland, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore.
Dennis Hanlon, MD, FAAEM, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Quality Site Director, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.
Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Lead Primary Care Clinician
Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine
Associate Pediatric Medical Director, MedFlight
AHC Media Executive Editor: Shelly Morrow Mark
Authors Dr. Feras Khan, Dr. Christina Tupe, Peer Reviewer Dr. Dennis Hanlon, Editor in Chief Dr. Ann Dietrich, Nurse Reviewer Sue Behrens, Editorial and Continuing Education Director Lee Landenberger, Executive Editor Leslie Coplin, and Executive Editor Shelly Morrow Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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