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EP43. Air Emergencies!

“Is there a doctor on board?”

Emergency physicians may be trained to expect the unexpected, but what if your next patient is riding with you in an airplane?  To gain some insight into what happens during a medical emergency on board a commercial flight, we turned to Dr. JV Nable, assistant professor of EM at Georgetown University.  A link to his NEJM publication can be found here.