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Trial begins for Ketchikan fisherman charged in diver death

...her brother, contacted the Coast Guard and started performing CPR, Widmyer testified.Dr. Karl Richey, an emergency room physician, testified that both divers had high concentrations of carbon monoxide in their blood.___Information from...
'Angel fund' aim: link investors , new businesses

...Like many startups, the firm also has big visions of where this technology could take them in the future.Emergency room physician Bruce Welkovich said switching to a digital system like Call Dr. has long been in the hospital's stars. As...
Bartlett Hospital mulls smoking ban a "carrot at the end of a stick" to help subdue some unruly patients who come to the hospital for care, emergency room physician Nathan Peimann said. Sound off on the important issues at The Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors...
The New problem drugs: OxyContin

...Bartlett Regional Hospital emergency room sees its share of drug seekers. "It's a dilemma we face," said emergency room physician Ken Brown. "We want to give pain control to people with a legitimate need for it and we don't want to give...
Drugs of choice cycle in and out of popularity

...Far and away the thing that rips our town apart, same as every town across the country, is alcohol," said emergency room physician Ken Brown. "I can come in at night for a shift and be guaranteed to see three or four people totally incapacitated...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Juvenile Justice, the police department and state troopers are all involved, she said. Local pediatricians and emergency room physicians also will be linked to the center. "This is a huge collaborative effort in Juneau, a significant effort...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...scaring me!' He slid off the bed, dripping wet, and said, 'I feel terrible.' I called 911," Bobi said. Emergency room physicians at Bartlett Regional Hospital soon made a correct diagnosis and medevaced George to Harborview Medical Center...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...load carrying - he's good at it all. Even at 6-foot-4 and 160 pounds.'' Bartlett Regional Hospital emergency room physician Alan McPherson has climbed the Fairweather Range's Mount Logan - in North America, second in height only to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...on the back of the victim, 15, who appeared to have been drugged, according to a Bartlett Regional Hospital emergency room physician. Briseno, arrested May 23, has been in the Lemon Creek Correctional Center since then. Juneau Superior Court...
Alaska's medical centers go online to diagnose strokes

...being ramped up slowly to work out any technology issues in this system. Emergency medical technicians and emergency room physicians can administer stroke tests, but neurologists and stroke specialists can most accurately diagnose the patient...


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