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Entry overload, emergency department overcrowding, and ambulance bypass
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    Emergency Department overcrowding

    Dear Editor

    The articles on the problems of Emergency Department (ED) overcrowding make interesting reading, as the problems outlined are familiar to us in the UK, and I am sure that we would all identify similar causes and both short and long term solutions.[1]

    The list of stopgap measures, in the article by Fatovich and Hirsch [1] is also familiar to us all. Ambulance diversion is difficult outside larg...

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