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Effect of the Royal Wedding on emergency department attendance
  1. James Gagg
  1. Correspondence to Dr James Gagg, Emergency Department, Torbay Hospital, Lawes Bridge Road, Torquay TQ1 7AA, UK; gagg{at}

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The combination of the Easter weekend (EW) being followed by a further long weekend, due to the Royal Wedding (RW), led to concerns that emergency departments (EDs) may be overwhelmed. The main concern was the fact that there would …

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