In emergency medicine, what does "STAT" mean?

Immediately
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What condition refers to a low oxygen level in the blood?
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Where was the first heart transplant performed in 1967?
South Africa
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Glasgow
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If you are getting rid of a disease, what are you doing to it?
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Which drug is a another name for diazepam?
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What condition is characterized by an imbalance of salts or chemicals in the blood?
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Distal
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What do the initials "CME" stand for in medical terms?
Chief Medical Examiner
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