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Simply the Most Enjoyable and Efficient Way to Keep Current Each Month With the EM Literature.

Sit back, relax and let Emergency Medical Abstracts keep you up-to-date. We review over 600 medical journals each month so you don't have to. Let our physician commentators do the heavy lifting and create a monthly evidence-based audio series that you'll come to trust and depend upon.

Each month you'll receive an up-beat and fast-paced audio program detailing the key aspects of 30 papers by one of our three panels of physician experts. Plus, you'll also receive interviews, audio essays, EMA course lectures and provocative commentaries.

Thousands of your colleagues count on the EMA physicians to provide them with the latest developments in emergency medicine in a format that drills down to the key information you need to stay on top of the challenging specialty of emergency medicine.

Listen to a brief introduction from one of our moderators, Ken Milne, MD

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The Smarter Way to Keep Up-to-Date.
You'll Never Look Back.

Here's What You'll Receive Every Month:

30 Key Papers
Abstracted and Reviewed

30 articles from refereed journals are chosen by our editors from the 600+ journals we survey. Original abstracts are written focusing on the essential "take home" points. Audio summaries of the abstracts are presented with critique and analysis by our commentators.

An Interview With an
EM Newsmaker

Whether it is an author of a key article or some other EM notable, each month you'll hear an in-depth interview by one of our commentators.

An Audio Essay on a
Leading-Edge EM Topic

Our commentators present a 20-30 minute audio essay, which includes a printed searchable summary.

A 30-Minute Evidence-Based Lecture

Taken from the annual Emergency Medicine & Acute Care course (now in its 35th year), you'll hear a literature-based review of a key topic each month to help round out your EMA experience (and you'll receive a copy of the detailed lecture notes).

Reflections of a Skeptic

Professor Emeritus at UCLA Jerry Hoffman, MD, past co-host of EMA for over 25 years, will provide a provocative look at a new topic each month. Renowned for his ability to dissect the sources of bias in the medical literature, Jerry always puts a thoughtful spin on medical information that causes us to think twice.

Plus, You'll Also Get:


Access to Our Comprehensive Database of Emergency Medicine Titles
Each month all article titles felt germane to emergency medicine from the 600+ journals we survey (currently over 175,000) are available in a searchable database.
Access to All Prior Issues
You'll have access to over 15,000 abstracts going back to 1978 (most with audio commentary), over 175,000 unabstracted citations and over 250 essays.
Up to 108 CME Credits Annually
Simply take a brief online quiz and evaluation and you'll earn up to 9 hours of ACCME, Category I CME credit monthly.
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Search Over 175,000 EM-Specific Abstracts With Our New iPhone App!

Since 1978 EM Abstracts has compiled a comprehensive searchable monthly listing of articles specifically pertinent to Emergency Medicine that have been published in a wide range of more than 600 medical journals. We've ensured that every major English language citation relating to emergency medicine is included in this list. With our new iPhone App, you can now access all of the PubMed abstracts for the listed titles (over 175,000) - a new feature of the EM Abstracts program that's available through the Apple App Store.

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CME Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Michigan State University and The Center for Medical Education, Inc. The Michigan State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Michigan State University designates this enduring material for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Both PA and NP organizations recognize AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ as approved CME.

Target Audience

This activity will be directed to physicians, PAs and NPs who provide emergency medicine services, and who are seeking an evidence-based, literature-focused update in controversial areas of emergency medicine.

Learning Objectives

After completing the monthly issues of Emergency Medical Abstracts, participants will be able to:

  • Apply literature-based recommendations to the provision of patient care and adjust their practices in order to promote improved patient outcomes