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Emergency Medicine During Coronavirus, Doctor Q&A

The emergency room entrance to Grant Medical Center in downtown Columbus.
David Holm
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WOSU
The emergency room entrance to Grant Medical Center in downtown Columbus.

Before the 1970s, emergency wards were typically staffed with junior doctors from different fields. Critical illnesses and injuries often were treated by first year resident surgeons.

Then, the specialty of emergency medicine was developed and now, textbooks, advanced training programs and treatment algorithms are in play. And that’s a good thing in the age of COVID-19.

Today on All Sides with Fisher, bring your questions to a conversation about emergency medicine and how it works.

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