College of Medicine, USA
*Corresponding author:Isabel de Fátima Alvim Braga, Physician, lawyer and Master in collective health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation-Human Resources Directory, Brazil
Submission: March 11, 2019; Published: March 20, 2019
ISSN 2639-0531Volume1 Issue5
Medical urgency is defined as the unforeseen occurrence of a health problem with or without a potential risk of death. Medical emergency is the condition that implies an imminent risk of death or intense suffering. In both cases, need for medical care is immediate . Efficient care in the above situations in the emergency room is of paramount importance for life and death situations. Nevertheless, problems in these establishments generate disorders in various spheres of human well-being. Incidence of errors in situations requiring fast thinking is highly dependent on the experience of the emergency physician , but the analysis of this professional in this type of situation lacks the history of the patient and information that may be essential for the correct diagnosis . Emergency situations, due to their very nature, have been presented with a wide range of errors and have been linked to a large contingent of cases due to medical error, both in the civil and criminal spheres . It is allied to the fact that the search for these places of care is not always done by individuals in a condition of emergency and in fact urgent, with a large contingent of situations in these places that could be solved in an outpatient way.