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Editors

Eric F. Reichman, PhD, MD, FAAEM, FACEP
Attending Physician
Assistant Residency Director
Director of Surgical Techniques and Skills Laboratory
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director of Surgical Techniques and Skills Laboratory
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois

Robert R. Simon, MD, FAAEM
Chairman
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital and Provident Hospital
Chairman
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chairman of the Board
International Medical Corps
Chicago, Illinois

Illustrators

With over 1500 illustrations by Susan Gilbert, CMI

Additional illustrations by Laurel Lhowe

Contributors

Ikem Ajaelo, MD
Attending Physician
Valley Emergency Physicians
Oakland, California
(Chapter 116)

Steven E. Aks, DO, FACMT
Fellowship Director
Medical Toxicology
Toxicon Consortium
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 50)

Joseph P. Allegretti, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 146)

Gary An, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Trauma Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 169)

Michael J. Armstrong, MD
Attending Physician, Emergency Department
St. Michael's Hospital
Attending Physician
Emergency Department
St. Francis Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
(Chapter 105)

Bashar M. Attar, MD
Chairman
Division of Gastroenterology
Cook County Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 51, 52)

Jamil D. Bayram, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 58)

Robert Bilkovski, MD, FAAEM
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Advocate Christ Medical Center
Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Illinois
Oak Lawn, Illlinois
(Chapters 42, 108)

David J. Bird, MA, DO
Attending Physician
Department of Anesthesiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 2, 10)

Katherine Blossfield
Tachyarrhythmia Field Engineer
Medtronic Incorporated
Downers Grove, Illlinois
(Chapter 24)

Faran Bokhari, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Trauma Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 31–35)

Brenna Born, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Holy Cross Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 130)

Michael Bourn, DO
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Grant/Riverside Methodist Medical Center
Westerville, Ohio
(Chapter 48)

Steven H. Bowman, MD, FACEP
Attending Physician
Program Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 84–86)

Dudley Brown, Jr., MD
Resident
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 110)

Jennifer A. Cabel, MD
Attending Physician
Northwestern University Medical School
Division of Emergency Medicine
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 13)

David D. Caldarelli, MD
Chairman
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Professor
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 148)

Angelique S. Kelly Campen, MD, FACEP
Emergency Physician
Southern California Permanente Medical Group
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Emergency Medicine
UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
(Chapter 68)

Kenneth D. Candido, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesiology
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 1, 17, 107)

John R. Canning, MD
Attending Urologist
Provident Hospital of Cook County
Professor of Urology
Department of Urology
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, Illinois
(Chapter 126)

Hazel Cebrun, MD
Attending Physician
West Houston Medical Center
Houston, Texas
(Chapter 78)

Austen Chai, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 104, 156, 157)

Steven Charous, MD
Director
Center for Voice Disorders
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Glenview, Illinois
(Chapter 149)

George Chiampas, DO
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 147)

Wendy A. Cole, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
Alameda County Medical Center/Highland Hospital
Oakland, California
(Chapter 120)

Jim Comes, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
UCSF–Fresno Medical Education Program
University Medical Center
Fresno, California
(Chapter 74)

Karen S. Cosby, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 8, 15, 53, 95)

Eileen Frances Couture, DO
Director of Emergency Services
Cermak Health Service
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 170)

Holly H. Cromwell, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Sturdy Memorial Hospital
West Warwick, Rhode Island
(Chapter 9)

M. Chris Decker, MD
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
(Chapter 29)

Mark Doucette, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Holy Cross Hospital
Denver, Colorado
(Chapter 129)

Rami Doukky, MD
Attending Physician
Division of Cardiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 20)

Martin Ehrlich, MD
Attending Emergency Physician
Ventura County Medical Center
Ventura, California
(Chapter 167)

Maher Fattouh, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 4)

Robert Feldman, MD
Attending Physician
Assistant Director
Adult Emergency Services
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 36–40)

Angela Flippin, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 115)

Ardena L. Flippin, MD, MT, ASCP, FAAEM, MBA
Attending Physician
Associate Director of Academic Affairs
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 77, 78)

Brian Fong, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Mary's Hospital and Medical Center
Long Beach, California
(Chapter 96)

Arani Forghani, DO
Resident Physician
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 111)

Cory Franklin, MD
Attending Physician
Division of Critical Care
Medical Intensive Care Unit
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 41)

Michael Friedman, MD, FACS
Chairman
Section of Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Chairman
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 147)

Bassen Ghaly, MD
Resident
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 3)

Yogesh Ghandi, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Neurosurgery
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 97, 98, 101, 102)

Rick Gimbel, MD
Attending Physician
Division of Emergency Medicine
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 12)

Jeffrey Gordon, MD, FACEP
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Resurrection Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 82)

Thomas P.Graham, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor of Medicine/Emergency Medicine
UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California
(Chapter 88)

Lauren S.Grossman, MD, MS
Attending Physician
Resident Research Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 99, 100)

David D.Gummin, MD, FACEP, ABMT
Attending Physician
Infinity Healthcare, Inc.
Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Associate Medical Director
Wisconsin Poison Center, Milwaukee
Elm Grove, Wisconsin
(Chapters 49, 50)

Samuel J. Gutman, MD, CCFP (EM)
Department of Family Practice
University of British Columbia
St. Paul's Hospital
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
(Chapters 81, 89)

David A. Harter, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 80)

Ronald F. Hayden, MD, FACEP
Medical Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Berkshire Medical Center
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
(Chapter 109)

Susan K. Hendricks, MD
Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rockford Memorial Hospital
Rockford, Illinois
(Chapters 110–115)

Heather Herbolsheimer, MS, DO
Resident Physician
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 112)

H. Gene Hern, Jr., MD, MS
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Attending Physician
Emergency Department
Highland Hospital
Alameda County Medical Center
Oakland, California
(Chapter 16)

Mark E. Hoffmann, MD
Attending Staff Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Cloud Hospital
St. Cloud, Minnesota
(Chapters 6, 44)

Teresita M. Hogan, MD, FACEP
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Illinois
Program Director
Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Resurrection Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 62, 71)

R. Harold Holbrook, Jr., MD
Associate Professor
Director, Prenatal Diagnosis
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, California
(Chapter 114)

Amy M. Hutson, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Kauai Medical Clinic
Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii
(Chapters 63, 64, 76)

Shawn Janes, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Royal Columbian Hospital
Westminister, British Columbia, Canada
(Chapter 66)

Mark E. Johnson, MD, PhD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Community Hospital
Munster, Indiana
(Chapter 75)

Michael P. Jones, MD
Attending Physician
Racine Emergency Physicians, SC
Department of Emergency Medicine
All Saints-St. Mary's Medical Center
Racine, Wisconsin
(Chapter 125)

Paul J. Jones, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Resident Education
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 143)

Kimberly T. Joseph, MD, FACS, CNSP
Attending Physician
Associate Director
Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Department of Trauma Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 28)

Iksoo Kang, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Western Medical Center, Santa Ana
Santa Ana, California
(Chapter 45)

Zach Kassutto, MD
Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Medical College of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(Chapter 73)

Stephen M. Kelanic, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Instructor
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 148)

Russell F. Kelly, MD
Attending Physician, Program Director
Division of Cardiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Cardiology
Rush Medical College
Attending Physician, Section of Cardiology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 41)

Kevin P. Kern, DO
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 154)

Mark P. Kling, MD, FAAEM, CSCS
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 69, 72)

Lacy Knight, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Community Hospital
Munster, Indiana
(Chapter 131)

Lukas Kolm, MD, MPH
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
Dover, New Hampshire
(Chapters 79, 171)

Anita Kulkarni, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Northwest Memorial Hospital
Houston, Texas
(Chapter 122)

Roy Landsberg, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Instructor
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 147)

Charles M. Lash, MD
Attending Physician
Division of Urology
Cook County Hospital
Clinical Instructor of Urology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 124, 127)

John K. Lee, MD
Attending Physician
Kansas City Cardiology Associates
Research Medical Office Tower
Kansas City, Missouri
(Chapter 24)

Moses S. Lee, MD, FACEP
Attending Physician
Director of Emergency Medical Services
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 172)

Robert R. Leschke, MD
Assistant Professor
Associate Program Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
(Chapters 47, 48)

David L. Levine, MD, FACEP
Associate Director Adult Emergency Services
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 118, 119)

John E. Lewis, Jr., MD, MS
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 113)

Krystaleah Lindsay, HBSc, MD, FACEP
Attending Physician
Associate Education Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Paul's Hospital
Clinical Instructor
Emergency Medicine
Department of Family Practice
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
(Chapter 117)

O. John Ma, MD
Research Director
Vice Chair for Academic Advancement
Department of Emergency Medicine
Truman Medical Center
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, Missouri
(Chapters 6, 44)

Ritu Malik, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
UCLA Medical Center
Instructor of Medicine/Emergency Medicine
Los Angeles, California
(Chapter 70)

Khursheed A. Mallick, MD
Senior Attending Physician
Division of Urology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Urology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 128)

James R. Markey, MD
Chairman, Division of Adult Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 2, 10)

Steve L. Meeks, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chairman and Medical Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Westlake Hospital
Melrose Park, Illinois
(Chapter 17)

Jehangir Meer, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
London Health Sciences Center
University of Western Ontario Hospital
London, Ontario, Canada
(Chapter 121)

Shayle Miller, MD
Attending Physician
Director, Adult Emergency Services
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 80)

Stephen E. Miller, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Alameda County Medical Center/Highland Hospital
Clinical Instructor in Emergency Medicine
University of California San Francisco
Oakland, California
(Chapter 166)

Mark Morocco, MD
Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
UCLA Emergency Medicine Center
Los Angeles, California
(Chapter 5)

Kimberly Nagy, MD, FACS
Director of Research and Education
Department of Trauma Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Associate Professor of General Surgery
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 14, 55)

Isam F. Nasr, MD
Attending Physician
Associate Director Adult Emergency Services
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 3, 4, 11)

Ned F. Nasr, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Anesthesiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 1, 3, 4, 11)

Jacqueline A. Nemer, MD, FACEP
Attending Physician
Division of Emergency Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
(Chapter 167)

Ann Nguyen, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Bellevue Hospital Center
New York, New York
(Chapter 127)

Flavia Nobay, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Division of Emergency Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
(Chapter 43)

Justin Onzuka, MD, Honours BSc
Chief Resident
Department of Emergency Medicine
McMaster University Medical Centre
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
(Chapters 163–165)

Charles Orsay, MD
Associate Chairman
Department of Surgery
Chairman
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 57, 59–61)

Lisa R. Palivos, MS, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 90, 91)

Sharad Pandit, MD
Attending Physician
Transport Director
Assistant Program Director
Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Medical College of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(Chapter 73)

Kenneth Pearlman, MD
Attending Physician
EMS Medical Director
Northwestern Memorial Hospital Division of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 9)

Eric L. Pedicini, DO, MHPE
Attending Anesthesiologist
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 1, 4, 107)

Don W. Penney, MD, MSC, FACEP
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Georgia
Neurological Surgeon
Gwinnett Medical Center
Lawrenceville, Georgia
(Chapters 97, 98, 101, 102)

Roland Petri, MD, MPH
Attending Physician
Division of Emergency Medicine
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 12)

Susan B. Promes, MD, FACEP
Residency Program Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina
(Chapter 54)

Margaret J. Provenza, MD
Member, Associates in Head and Neck Surgery, S.C.
Clinical Instructor of Otolaryngology
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 145)

Yanina Purim-Shem-Tov, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 124)

Ratnakar S. Rajanahally, MD, FACC
Attending Physician
Pacemaker Clinic Director
Division of Cardiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Cardiology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 20, 21, 23)

Paul S. Ray, DO
Chairman
Department of Urology
Cook County Hospital
Professor of Urology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 121, 124)

Eric F. Reichman, PhD, MD, FAAEM, FACEP
Attending Physician
Assistant Residency Director
Director of Surgical Techniques and Skills Laboratory
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director of Surgical Techniques and Skills Laboratory
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 5, 7, 11, 22, 45, 58, 65–67, 69, 75, 78, 79, 83, 104, 106, 144, 154, 157, 171)

Rebecca R. Roberts, MD
Attending Physician
Co-Director Research Division
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 138, 141, 142)

Roxanne Roberts, MD, FACS
Associate Director of Trauma Surgery
Director, Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Chair, Division of Clinical Services
Department of Trauma Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 27, 30)

Robert Rodriguez, MD, FACEP
Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Alameda County Medical Center
Oakland, California
(Chapter 46)

Mark Rolain, MD
General Ophthalmologist
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Pontiac, Michigan
(Chapter 135)

John S. Rose, MD
Associate Residency Director
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Emergency Medicine
University of California, Davis
Sacramento, California
(Chapter 168)

Daniel J. Ross, MD, DDS
Attending Physician and Clinical Faculty
Department of Emergency Medicine
Resurrection Medical Center
Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 155, 158–160)

David Rovinsky, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Kauai Medical Clinic
Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii
(Chapters 63, 64, 76)

Dino P. Rumoro, DO, FACEP
Clinical Chairman
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 133, 136, 137)

Joseph A. Salomone III, MD, FAAEM
Residency Program Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Truman Medical Center
Associate Professor
University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, Missouri
(Chapter 18)

Steven Salzman, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Trauma Surgery
Christ Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 33)

Payman Sattar, MD, MS
Attending Physician
Director of Echocardiography
Director, Cardiology Clinics
Department of Adult Cardiology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 19, 26)

Eric Savitsky, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine/Emergency Medicine
UCLA Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Los Angeles, California
(Chapter 139)

Shari Schabowski, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 132)

Jeff Schaider, MD
Attending Physician, Associate Chairman
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 162)

Jeffrey S. Schlab, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Seton Medical Center
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Seton Northwest Hospital
Austin, Texas
(Chapter 140)

Peter T. Schubel, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Grand Strand Regional Medical Center
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
(Chapter 7)

Julio C. Silva, MD, FACEP
Associate Clinical Chairman
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 151–153)

Sanford Scot Sineff, MD
Attending Physician
Barnes–Jewish Hospital
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
(Chapter 67)

Andreas Skoubis, DO
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 129)

Erik Sloan, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Anthony Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 112)

Robert F. Smith, MD, MPH
Chair, Division of Prehospital Care and Prevention
Department of Trauma Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 25)

Eric R. Snoey, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco
Residency Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Alameda County Medical Center/Highland Hospital
Oakland, California
(Chapters 120, 166)

Steven J. Socransky, MDCM, FRCP
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Sudbury Regional Hospital
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
(Chapter 134)

Julia H. Sone, MD
Chairman, Section of Surgical Endoscopy
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cook County Hospital
Clinical Instructor of Surgery
University of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 56)

Sam Stokes III, MD
Attending Physician
The Urology Institute and Continence Center
Thomasville, Georgia
(Chapters 121–123)

Geraldine L. Stratton, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Torrance, California
(Chapter 70)

Susan Stroud, MD
Clinical Instructor, Department of Emergency Services
San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California
(Chapter 46)

Brian C. Sullivan, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Resurrection Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 87)

Mark Tanaka, MD
Emergency Medicine Resident
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 114)

James T. Thomas, MD
Fellow, Division of Cardiology
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 21, 23)

Alfred E. Tober, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Manitoba Health Science Center
St. Boniface Hospital
Winnipeg, Alberta, Canada
(Chapter 83)

Dedra R. Tolson, MD
Acting Instructor, Attending Physician
Emergency Medical Services
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, Washington
(Chapters 62, 106)

Neil Troost, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
St. Mary's Hospital
Evansville, Indiana
(Chapter 128)

Atilla B. Üner, MD
Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor
UCLA Emergency Medicine Center
Associate Medical Director
UCLA Center for Prehospital Care
Associate Medical Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
Coalinga Regional Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
(Chapters 103, 173)

Suneel Upadhye, BSc, MD, FRCP
Staff Emergency Physician
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
(Chapters 159–161)

Jeffrey M. VanBendegom, MD
Attending Physician
St. Mary's Hospital
Racine, Wisconsin
(Chapter 96)

Michelle M. Verplanck, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Michigan State University
Byrd Eye Clinic
Lincoln Park, Michigan
(Chapter 135)

Patricia Vidal, MD
Attending Physician
Division of Urology
Cook County Hospital
Assistant Professor of Urology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapters 125, 129–131)

Richard Waddell, MD, LT, USN
Staff Physician
Emergency Medicine Department
U.S. Naval Hospital Roosevelt Roads
Puerto Rico
(Chapter 65)

Anthony Waechter, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Kaiser-Walnut Creek Hospital
Walnut Creek, California
(Chapter 110)

David L. Walner, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush-Presbyterian–St. Luke's Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 150)

Paula L. Ward, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Emergency Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
(Chapters 92–94)

Daryl D. Wilson, MD
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Provident Hospital of Cook County
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 22)

Alon P. Winnie, MD
Chairman
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Cook County Hospital
Professor of Anesthesiology
Rush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois
(Chapter 107)

Daniel Wu, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Grady Memorial Hospital
Attending Physician
Department of Emergency Medicine
Crawford W. Long Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
(Chapter 123)

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