Usage note
This phrase may also be written "sala de emergencias."
sala de emergencia
1. (general) (Latin America) 
a. emergency room (United States) 
En cuanto llegó al hospital, lo llevaron a la sala de emergencia.As soon as he got to the hospital, he was taken to the emergency room.
b. ER (United States) 
Tuvieron que llevar a mi abuela a la sala de emergencia cuando se cortó el dedo.My grandmother had to be taken to the ER when she cut her finger.
c. accident and emergency (United Kingdom) 
Tuve que esperar horas en la sala de emergencia antes de recibir atención médica.I had to wait for hours in accident and emergency before I was given medical attention.
d. accident and emergency department (United Kingdom) 
Marina es enfermera en la sala de emergencia.Marina works as a nurse in the accident and emergency department.
e. A&E (United Kingdom) 
Los heridos fueron trasladados a sala de emergencia.The wounded were taken to A&E.
f. A&E department (United Kingdom) 
El adolescente llegó a la sala de emergencia doblado de dolor.The teenager arrived at the A&E department doubled up with pain.
g. casualty (United Kingdom) 
Más vale llevar a la niña a la sala de emergencia visto que no le baja la fiebre.We should take the baby to casualty as her temperature isn't going down.
h. casualty department (United Kingdom) 
Me desmayé y tuvieron que llevarme a la sala de emergencia más cercana.I fainted and they had to take me to the nearest casualty department.
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