Department Blog

Posted 11/15/2017 by Linda Kesselring

Balancing Patients' Health and Physicians' Risk

Amal Mattu, MD, co-authored the article titled “How Do We Balance the Long-Term Health of a Patient with the Short-Term Risk to the Physician?,” published in the October issue of The Journal of Emergency Medicine (2017;53:583-585). His collaborators in this consideration of the evaluation, disposition, and outcomes of patients with low-risk chest pain were Michael Weinstock, MD, from Wexner Medical Center, Ohio State University, and Erik Hess, MD, MSC, from the Mayo Clinic.