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Football is the sport most likely to cause neck injury

Football is the sport most likely to cause neck injury

Level I trauma centers boost head injury survival

Level I trauma centers boost head injury survival

Winning triggers violence in sport

Winning triggers violence in sport

$3.2 million for two shock-related studies

$3.2 million for two shock-related studies

Children should not operate motorbikes until they are old enough to obtain a driver's license

Children should not operate motorbikes until they are old enough to obtain a driver's license

Emergency room intervention for problem drinkers in ten minutes

Emergency room intervention for problem drinkers in ten minutes

Dramatic evidence of how psychiatric disorders are underdiagnosed in hospital emergency departments

Dramatic evidence of how psychiatric disorders are underdiagnosed in hospital emergency departments

Protective equipment used in rugby union has only limited effectiveness

Protective equipment used in rugby union has only limited effectiveness

Study supports giving dehydrated children fluids by mouth, oral rehydration therapy

Study supports giving dehydrated children fluids by mouth, oral rehydration therapy

Study shows that pilots who drink and drive are at higher risk to crash planes

Study shows that pilots who drink and drive are at higher risk to crash planes

Most alcohol-related plane crashes occur at night and in poor weather

Most alcohol-related plane crashes occur at night and in poor weather

Night-time splinting can effectively improve discomfort from early symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome

Night-time splinting can effectively improve discomfort from early symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome

For uncomplicated colds antibiotics are not necessary

For uncomplicated colds antibiotics are not necessary

Emergency room patients with substance abuse treatment need incur higher health care costs

Emergency room patients with substance abuse treatment need incur higher health care costs

UK A & E departments face new staffing crisis as doctors leave to become GPs

UK A & E departments face new staffing crisis as doctors leave to become GPs

British Government report declares NHS accident and emergency, the envy of the world

British Government report declares NHS accident and emergency, the envy of the world

Black Sea coastal area of Turkey is prone to bouts of an unusual type of food poisoning from "mad" honey

Black Sea coastal area of Turkey is prone to bouts of an unusual type of food poisoning from "mad" honey

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

CT use has actually decreased imaging costs by 22% per patient

CT use has actually decreased imaging costs by 22% per patient

Therapeutic hypothermia improves the chances of recovery among those who suffer from cardiac arrest

Therapeutic hypothermia improves the chances of recovery among those who suffer from cardiac arrest