Events with sudden onset and threatening viability or life integrity of the subject are referred as emergency health conditions. According to International Federation of Emergency Medicine, acute diseases or injuries are referred as conditions requiring intervention of emergency medicine, but the common problem of many countries is the patient density in emergency medicine department.
Dear mothers and fathers; your baby was born, whom you have been yearning for. Congratulations.Your only target is to maintain level of care provided to your baby who had a perfect care during intra-uterine life.
The critically ill patients, who were previously losing their lives due to fatal medical reasons such as sepsis (the inflammation disseminated to the body), shock, and organ deficiency, have now the chance to recover their health, thanks to the specialized care and treatment methods applied in Intensive Care Units.
Emergency services are dynamic areas where not only tragic but also funny events often take place. Following my graduation from the Medical Faculty of Ankara University, I experienced numerous funny events within the five year period of my employment as an Assistant Attending Physician of Emergency Medicine in my hometown, Trabzon, between 1999 and 2004.
Packages were always kept in the crystal cigarette box on the table of the living room.. They were gifts for the guests.. Regular cigarettes were unacceptable; they must have been smuggled cigarettes as the foreign brand cigarettes were not even legally sold in the country then. The friends of my father had used to come to visit us.