Up to date by: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Drugs, Division of Basic Drugs, Division of Drugs, College of Washington Faculty of Drugs. Additionally reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial staff. Editorial replace 11/03/2020.
For minor, stable fractures, usually only pain relievers and walking For severe fractures, an external device or surgery to immobilize the pelvis If needed, procedures to stop bleeding When people have been in a major accident are taken to an emergency department, serious injuries must be […]
What is a salicylates level test? This test measures the amount of salicylates in the blood. Salicylates are a type of drug found in many over-the-counter and prescription medicines. Aspirin is the most common type of salicylate. Popular brand name aspirins include Bayer and Ecotrin. Aspirin and other salicylates are most often used to reduce […]