May 2016

MON, MAY 9, 2016

Best of Both Worlds: Anesthesia & Emergency Medicine

In April of this year, The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) and the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) announced a new residency program that will combine training in anesthesiology and emergency medicine. Through this new program, residents can gain hands on experience in two fields that are extremely related.... Read More

MON, MAY 2, 2016

Are Colonoscopies Really Safer Without Anesthesia?

A recent study appearing in this month’s issue of Gastroenterology concluded that the risks of complications following a colonoscopy might increase when patients receive anesthesia – however the study lacks complete transparency. The results of this study have led others to claim that anesthesia causes direct complications during or after... Read More