The Schwartz/Reisman Emergency Centre

Stories of the life-saving care and research from Sinai Health's emergency department

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Studying a pandemic from inside the ED

Dr. Rohit Mohindra explains the value of emergency department research during a global pandemic.

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Preparing for baby’s arrival in the emergency department

Labour can rapidly progress and Sinai Health’s care team needs to be ready whenever and wherever baby arrives.

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Looking at social isolation and loneliness in seniors

Inspired by a patient, Dr. Lee is studying if trained hospital volunteers can ease loneliness for older persons.

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Five tips for older adults needing emergency care

No one wants to think about taking a trip to the emergency department, but Sinai Health experts say it is important to prepare in the event of an urgent medical concern.

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Creating a safe haven for older adults in the emergency department

The Geriatric Emergency Medicine team works to fill the shoes of a patient’s loved ones to provide compassionate support.

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Pregnancy Care and the Emergency Department

EDs play a crucial role in caring for pregnant people, including helping them navigate early pregnancy loss, or miscarriage.

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Looking beyond the broken wrist with Dr. Don Melady

The case of a broken wrist illustrates the stark differences in care required for older adults compared to younger patients.

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Pathway to Peers program celebrates its 100th patient

The RBC Pathway to Peers program helps young people navigate the emergency department in an Ontario first.

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Emergency physician nabs awards for research on patient care

Sinai Health is celebrating Dr. Keerat Grewal, an emergency physician whose work has landed her five prestigious awards.

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How a game could be used to diagnose delirium in older persons

For Dr. Jacques Lee, inaugural SREMI Research Chair in Geriatric Medicine, it’s all about looking past the blue gown.