A recent study shows emergency departments provide almost half of medical care in the U.S.

According to a recent study by the International Journal of Health Services, EDs contributed an average of 47.7% of the hospital-associated medical care delivered in the United States, and this percentage increased steadily over the 14-year study period.

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