Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting 2009: President's Message
The Annual Meeting: A Bright Spot in 2009
A Prospective, Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate Ketamine-Propofol vs. Ketamine Alone for Procedural Sedation in the Pediatric Emergency Department
Simulation Training for Central Venous Catheter Insertion on a Partial Task Trainer Improves Skills Transfer to the Clinical Setting
Plasma Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin to Assess the Risk of Developing Renal Dysfunction in Emergency Department Patients with Suspected Sepsis
Leaving the ED Without Being Seen and Risk of Subsequent Adverse Events: a Population-based Study
80 Lead ECG Body Surface Mapping Detects More High Risk ECG Abnormalities in ED Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: Results from the OCCULT MI Trial
Whole Blood Redox Potential Correlates with Total Body Oxygen Consumption during Hemorrhagic Shock and Resuscitation
Accuracy of Near Infrared Spectroscopy in Predicting Central Venous Mixed Oxygenation in the Emergency Department
Resuscitation with Balanced Electrolyte Solution Prevents Hyperchloremic Metabolic Acidosis in Patients with Diabetic Ketoacidosis; a Pilot Study
Resuscitation with a Hemoglobin Based Oxygen Carrier with and without L-Arginine in a Swine Model of Hemorrhagic Shock
Low Volume Resuscitation and Repayment of Oxygen Debt from Traumatic Shock
Effect of Continuous Insulin Infusion on Time to Shock Reversal among Patients with High Dose Vasopressor Dependent Septic Shock
Follow-up of Patients Treated with the Ottawa Aggressive Protocol for Acute Atrial Fibrillation or Flutter
Natriuretic Peptides Fail to Predict Short Term Mortality in Emergency Department Patients with Acute Heart Failure
ED Prediction of Short Term Mortality in Acute Heart Failure: Results of the International BACH Trial
One Year Outcomes of Young Adult Chest Pain Patients
Hemodynamic Changes as a Diagnostic Tool for Acute Heart Failure
Factors Affecting Dyspnea Reduction in Emergency Department Patients with Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Midazolam versus Diazepam for the Treatment of Status Epilepticus: a Meta-Analysis
Stroke Mimickers in the Overdiagnosis of Acute Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack by Emergency Physicians
The Relative Efficacy of Phenothiazines for the Treatment of Acute Migraine: A Meta-Analysis
Symptoms of Ischemic Stroke at Presentation to an ED Are Dependent on Sex and Race
Drive Time Analysis of North Carolina Stroke Deaths to Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Centers: Has Access Improved in 2 Years?
Randomized Controlled Trial for Prevention of Recurrent Seizures in the ED
Classification and Regression Tree (CART) Analysis: a Novel Method to Derive and Validate a Pretest Probability Prediction Rule for Pulmonary Embolism
Characterizing the Statistical Properties of the Sliding Dichotomy
Nonlinear Statistical Analysis of Bactericidal Activity of Serum from Septic Patients Using Delay Differential Equations
The Efficiency of Clinical Study Assistants in Screening for Research Subjects Is Affected by Patient Volume and Research Activity
Can Intraocular Pressure Measurements Be Used to Screen for Elevated Intracranial Pressure in Emergency Department Patients?
Use of the Emergency Department for Treatment of Musculoskeletal Back Pain
Do Emergency Department Patients with Vertigo Need Emergent Magnetic Resonance Imaging?
A Prospective Trial of IV Caffeine vs Placebo for Post-Dural-Puncture Headache in the Emergency Department
Frequency of Transfer to Tertiary Centers in Emergency Department Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage: a Population-based Study
Seasonal Variation in Occurrence of Emergency Department Visits for Cerebrovascular Accidents
The Association Between Emergency Department Crowding and Time to Head CT in Patients with Stroke Symptoms
Predictors of Poor Functional Outcome after Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Elevated Blood Glucose as a Predictor of 7-day Mortality in Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Incidence of Abnormal Coagulation Parameters in Patients without Prior Anticoagulation Presenting with Acute Ischemic Stroke
Does the Use of Tissue Plasminogen Activator Decrease the Incidence of Dysphagia in ED Patients Presenting with Acute Ischemic Stroke?
Discrepancy between Emergency Physicians and Radiologists in the Radiographic Diagnosis of Pneumonia
Contrast Induced Nephropathy in the Emergency Department Setting: Incidence, Risk-Factors and Outcomes
Comparison of Advanced Imaging Use in Adult and Pediatric Patients with Appendicitis
Does a Sample for Peripheral Serum Lactate Need to Be Taken without a Tourniquet?
Sonographic Measurements of IVC Correlate with Fluid Status Regardless of Blood Pressure
Abolition of Rectal Temperatures in an Adult ED: Does it Decrease the Recognition of Fever?
Emergency Provider's Ability to Stratify Risk of Renal Calculi Prior to CT Scan Confirmation
Interpretation Errors of CT Scans by Radiology Trainees and Their Clinical Consequences: A Systematic Review
The Anion Gap in Patients with Diabetic Ketoacidosis: iSTAT Versus Basic Metabolic Panel
Utility of the Cardiac Component of the FAST Examination in Blunt Trauma
Prospective Study of the Use of 2D Uniplanar versus 3D US for Emergency Cardiac Ultrasound
Emergency Physicians Accurately Identify Regional Wall Motion Abnormalities on Echocardiography
A Prospective Evaluation of Emergency Department Bedside Ultrasound for the Detection of Cholelithiasis and Acute Cholecystitis
Assessment of Echocardiography Image Acquisition and Image Interpretation Skills in Emergency Medicine Residents
Ultrasound Guidance Reduces Adverse Events during Femoral Vein Central Venous Cannulation
Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral IV Access: Patient Characteristics, Patient Satisfaction, and Admission Rate
Determining a Reference Standard for Sonographic Measurement of the Inferior Vena Cava and the Inferior Vena Cava/ Aorta Index in Euvolemic Emergency Department Patients
The Utility of Quantitative beta-hCG to Predict Patients with Ectopic Pregnancy after Indeterminate Bedside Pelvic Ultrasound in the Emergency Department
Prospective Evaluation of Respirophasic Inferior Vena Cava Variation in the Assessment of Acute Dyspnea
Visual Estimation of Inferior Vena Cava Collapse Index Is More Reliable and Accurate than Traditional Measured Values
Implementation of Bedside Transvaginal Ultrasound in an Emergency Medicine Residency Program: Accuracy of Resident Interpretation
Ultrasound Research Participation Can Alter Physician Perception and Practice
A Financial Incentive Program Increases Emergency Medicine Faculty Performance of Bedside Ultrasound
Using a Novel Picture-in-Picture Video Technique to Improve the Interpretation of Images from Bedside Ultrasound Performed in the Emergency Department
Needle Tip Visualization In Successful Ultrasound-Guided Internal Jugular Vein Cannulation
Patient Positioning and Inferior Vena Caval Indices
Incidence of Posterior Vessel Wall Puncture during Ultrasound-Guided Catheter Placement
Expectations and Job Satisfaction among Current and Former Ultrasound Fellows
A Novel Technique for Ultrasound Guided Supraclavicular Subclavian Venous Cannulation
The Effect of Hip Abduction and External Rotation on Femoral Vessel Overlap: An Ultrasonographic Study
Ultrasound Evaluation of Femoral Vessel Overlap: An Anatomic Study
A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Standardized Titration Protocol of Hydromorphone vs Usual Care in ED Adults with Acute Severe Pain
The Minimum Clinically Significant Difference in Pain in Older ED Patients Decreases Over Time
Sufentanil versus Morphine for Traumatic Severe Acute Pain in a Prehospital Setting: a Randomized Double-Blind Study.
Hot vs Cold Packs for Back and Neck Strains: A RCT
Does Non-English Speaking Status Affect Opioid Administration in the Emergency Department? A Retrospective Chart Review Study of Nephrolithiasis Cases
Does Non-English Speaking Status Affect Opioid Administration in the Emergency Department? A Retrospective Chart Review Study of Long Bone Fracture Cases
Validation of the Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire in an Emergency Department Setting
A Comparison of the Success Rate and Performance Characteristics of Three Different Versions of the GlideScope Video Laryngoscope in 280 Emergency Department Intubations
Comparison of Airway Devices in Standard and Limited Access Intubation Settings
Release of Cricoid Pressure Improves Laryngeal View and Success Rates of Intubation
Medical Knowledge Of Mass Casualty Incident Training Does Not Degrade Using Mixed Simulation Training
Competency Based Resident Physician Simulation Training on a Central Venous Catheter Partial Task Trainer
Role of M3 Students in Medical Resuscitation Simulations Does Not Significantly Affect Perceived Effectiveness
Emergency Medicine Interns Rate Simulation Sessions as the Most Useful Lecture Type during Orientation Month
Systems Based Practice in an EM Clerkship: Is High-Fidelity Simulation or Self-Directed Log Books a Better Teaching Tool?
Perceived Effectiveness of Simulation Compared with Traditional Didactics in an Emergency Medicine Training Program
Temporary Transvenous Pacing: Simulation Benefits Instruction of Critical but Rare Procedure
Focused Thoracic Ultrasound Training with Cadaver Simulation: an Assessment of Emergency Medicine Residents' Confidence and Comfort Level in Identifying a Pneumothorax
Pediatric Intern Performance on a Lumbar Puncture Simulator
Drug Information References Used by Emergency Medicine Clinicians to Make Prescribing Decisions in Pregnant Patients
Meeting Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical EducationCore Competencies: Development of a Novel Method to Assess Emergency Medicine Residents' “Systems Based Practice”
Importance of Spanish Language Skills in Emergency Department Physicians: Survey of Emergency Department Directors in Oregon and Southwestern Washington
Comparison of Peer and Self-assessments for Students in an EM Clerkship
Resident-Performed Central Venous Cannulation: CLEAR Differences of Opinion as to Occurrence of Procedural Supervision
Assessing Training and Comfort Level of Trauma Care Delivery among Emergency Care Providers at a Major Academic Teaching Hospital in Ghana, West Africa
The Current State of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Training and Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Requirements
Emergency Medicine Interns Rate Lectures Given by Physicians Higher than Lectures Given by Non-Physicians During Orientation Month
The Effect of the Addition of a PGY-1 Anesthesia Rotation on the Endotracheal Intubation Success in the ED during PGY-2
Outcome Measurements for Emergency Medicine Residency Graduates: Correlations of Resident Productivity with National ABEM Scores
Assessing Residency Review Committee Compliance with an Electronic Survey
Rashes in the Emergency Department: Descriptive Abilities of Emergency Physicians
Intern Perceptions of Bedside Teaching in the Emergency Department
Does the Standard Letter of Recommendation Help Predict Emergency Medicine Intern Performance?
Are Good Teachers Always Good Teachers?
Evaluating Emergency Medicine Faculty at End-of-Shift
Etiology and Disposition of Pediatric Consultations Requested by General Emergency Medicine Physicians
Effect of an Integrated Public Health Curriculum in an Emergency Medicine Residency
Indian and U.S. Paramedic Students: Comparison of Exam Performance for AHA ACLS Training
Educational Orphans: A Survey of EM Residency Directors on Didactics for Rotating Residents in the ED
Experience and Comfort in Pediatric Emergencies: a Comparison of Pediatric and Emergency Medicine Residents
Resident Performance on a July PGY1 Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) is Predictive of Future Clinical Performance in Postgraduate Training Using the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Core Competencies
Conference Attendance Predicts Clinical Performance for First Year Emergency Medicine Residents
Is the Number of Critical Care Medicine Fellowships Open to Emergency Physicians Increasing?
Using Learning Curves to Assess Deliberate Practice of Radiograph Interpretation
Emergency Medicine Interns Use of Objective Structured Clinical Examination in Emergency Medicine Training?
Resident Evaluation - Subjective versus Objective Measures
The Effect of Emergency Department Volume on Resident Workflow and Attending-Resident Teaching Interactions
Resident Education in Emergency Medical Services: Retention of Core Concepts over Time
A Mnemonic to Improve Knowledge of the Ottawa Ankle and Foot Rule; a Randomized Controlled Trial
Palliative Care Consultation Initiated in ED is Associated with Significant Reductions in Hospital Length of Stay
Patient Preferences of Emergency Department Physician Attire
A Comparison of Medical Student Satisfaction Between an Emergency Medicine Teaching Rotation and a Traditional Emergency Medicine Rotation
Medical Student Career Choices and Attitudes toward Emergency Medicine after a Required Emergency Medicine Rotation
Class Ranking Systems Reported on the Medical Student Performance Evaluations Are Inconsistent or Unavailable
Emergency Medicine Residents Cannot Predict Their Scores during a Mock Oral Boards Session with Their Own Faculty Members
Resident Perceptions of Palliative Care Training in the Emergency Department
Adaptation of the Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care in Emergency Medicine (EPEC-EM) Curriculum in a Residency Program Using Synchronous and Asynchronous Teaching Methodology
The Relationship of National In-Training Exam Scores, Faculty Evaluations and Level of Training of Emergency Medicine Residents
BLINK: Faculty First-Impressions of Emergency Medicine Residency Applicants Are Not Accurate
The Impact of Attending Physician Schedule on Emergency Physician Burnout, Stress and Job Satisfaction
Focused Board Intervention (FBI): Just The Facts
Resident Self-Assessment of Resuscitation Skills Based on Simulated Patient Encounter is Limited
What Do You Want To Learn Right Now? Mini-Interviews of Medical Students on Pediatric Emergency Department Rotation
Comparing Resident and Faculty Perceptions of the Impact of ED Crowding on Education
Does Curriculum Change to Address Performance Gaps Improve Emergency Medicine Residents' Performance of Communication Skills?
The Use and Retention of SBAR by Emergency Medicine Residents Learning Case Presentation Skills
New Attendings Have Significantly Greater Variance in Hospital Admission Rates than Experienced Practitioners
Do Medical Students Benefit from Ultrasound When Learning Peripheral IV Techniques?
The Learning Curve and Proficiency Attainment of Pre-clinical Medical Students in FAST Ultrasound Examination: A Prospective Study
Classification of Education Articles Published in Emergency Medicine Journals
Reliability of an In-house In-Training Exam
Evaluating Efficacy of Simulators and Multimedia Teaching Modalities in an International Setting
Does Clinical Productivity Affect Assessment of Teaching Effectiveness?
Emergency Medicine Residents and the Neurological Examination
Additional Resident Coverage Does Not Impact Emergency Department Attending Productivity
Residency Education in Fishhook Removal Techniques
A Prospective Randomized Comparison of Teaching Techniques for Electrocardiogram Interpretation
Do Direct Observation Core Competency Evaluations of EM Residents Provide Redundant Data Over That Provided by Quarterly Summarative Evaluations?
Emergency Medicine Grade, Standardized Letter of Recommendation, and Medical School Class Rank Correlate Positively with Placement of an Interviewee on an Emergency Medicine Residency's Rank Order List
Relative Value Units? RVU Ready? Preparing Emergency Medicine Resident Physicians in Documentation for a Pay for Performance Work Environment
The RVU Procedure Poster - Improved Billing and Documentation of Procedures Following the Creation of a Procedure Poster
Comparison of Standardized Patient vs. Faculty Evaluations of Resident Communication
Utility of the Standardized Letter of Recommendation (SLOR) to Predict Matching in an Emergency Medicine Residency
The Use of Social Networking Websites and Internet Search Engines in the Residency Applicant Screening Process
Factors Associated with Research Productivity in Emergency Medicine Residencies
National Study of Attrition among Physicians with Formal Training or Board Certification in Emergency Medicine
Outcomes of Near Syncope Parallel Syncope Patients in the Emergency Department
Refining the Definition of Abnormal Electrocardiogram to Better Predict Short-Term Cardiac Outcomes in Adult Syncope Patients
Knowledge Translation of the American College of Emergency Physicians Clinical Policy on Syncope Using a Computerized Clinical Decision Support System
Predictors of Cardiac Outcomes in Patients with Syncope
Predictors of 30-Day Delayed Cardiac Events in Geriatric Syncope
Cardiac Evaluation for Structural Abnormalities May Not Be Required in Patients Presenting with Syncope and a Normal Electrocardiogram
Does Time to Antibiotics Affect In-Hospital Mortality and ICU Length of Stay in Patients with Bacteremia?
Bloodstream Infections Associated with Central Venous Catheters Placed in the Emergency Department
Longitudinal MRSA Colonization Rates in Residents
How Common is MRSA in Adult Septic Arthritis?
Rapid Detection of Bacterial Meningitis Using a Broad Based PCR Assay
A Pilot Study to Evaluate Influenza Viral Loads in the Emergency Department for the Prediction of Inpatient Length of Stay
One Year Outcomes of Patients Following Coronary Computerized Tomographic Angiography in the Emergency Department
Clinical Assessment of Ischemia Modified Albumin and Heart Fatty Acid Binding Protein in Early Diagnosis of Non ST Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Emergency Department
Point-of-Care Measurement of Platelet Reactivity in the Emergency Department May Assist in the Early Risk Assessment of Potential Acute Coronary Syndromes
What is the Optimal Approach to Select Patients with Left Bundle Branch Block and Suspected AMI for Fibrinolytic Therapy?
90 Minute Rule-out for Acute Myocardial Infarction Using a Novel Ultrasensitive Troponin I Assay
Relationship between TIMI Risk Score and One Year Outcomes in Emergency Department Patients with Potential Acute Coronary Syndromes
Predicting the Need for a Trauma Surgeon in the Emergency Department: External Validation of a Clinical Decision Rule and Implications for Trauma Triage
Prospective Study on the Indications for Pelvic Imaging and Performance of Plain Pelvic Radiography in Patients with Blunt Trauma
Comparison of Serum GFAP and S100B in Assessing Severity of Injury in Patients with Mild and Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury
Does Mechanism of Injury Predict Trauma Center Need?
Prospective Multi-Center Assessment of Interobserver Agreement for Radiologist Interpretation of 64-Channel CT Angiography for Pulmonary Embolism
Frequency of Pulmonary Hypertension Six Months after Submassive Acute Pulmonary Embolism
Influence of Gender on the Clinical Presentation of Venous Thromboembolism: a Prospective, Multi-center, Observational Study of Emergency Department Patients
Which Criteria Should We Use to Stratify Admission Disposition of Patients with Acute Pulmonary Embolism?
Factors Associated with Positive D-dimer Results in Patients Evaluated for Pulmonary Embolism - A Prospective Multivariate Analysis
Variation in Therapy and Outcomes in Massive Pulmonary Embolism from the Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry (EMPEROR)
Validation and Properties of the Verbal Numeric Scale in Children with Acute Pain
Predicting C-Spine Injury (CSI) in Children: a Case-Control Analysis
Scene Motor Component of GCS Score Predicts Mortality in Pediatric Blunt Trauma Patients Comparably to Total GCS
Performance of the Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) Score in the Evaluation of Children with Blunt Head Trauma (BHT)
Emergency Department CT Scanning for Acute Appendicitis: IV Contrast Only vs. IV and Oral Contrast
Abdominal CT Limited to the Region of Tenderness Can Accurately Detect Acute Pathology While Substantially Reducing Radiation Exposure: a Prospective Double-Blinded Study
A Randomized, Blinded, Controlled Clinical Trial of 1000 cc versus 500 cc Oral Contrast in Adults Undergoing Abdominal CT Scans
Decreasing Radiology Turn-around Times in the ED: Does Limiting Oral Contrast Make a Difference?
S100A8/A9: A Sensitive Diagnostic Blood Marker for Acute Appendicitis
Interdisciplinary Initiative to Reduce Radiation Exposure in Children: Evaluation of Appendicitis Using a Staged US and CT Protocol
Increasing Wait Time to See a Physician among Children Presenting to US Emergency Departments, 1997-2005
Black, Poor, and Old: Risk Factors for Decreased Access to Urban and Rural Trauma Centers? A National Analysis of Trauma Centers in the U.S. from 2001-2005
Impact of Gender on Prehospital Management of Chest Pain
Gender-Based Disparities in Emergency Department Analgesia Administration
Gender Differences in Clinical Presentation and Outcomes in Emergency Department Patients with Non-traumatic Chest Pain
Racial Disparity in Analgesic Treatment of Emergency Department Patients with Back and Abdominal Pain
Computer Facilitated Chart Review for Studying Low Frequency Emergency Department Interventions
Does Knowledge of Treatment Group Bias Measurement of Time to Seizure in Animal Studies?
The Presence of Two Sets of Troponin Cardiac Biomarkers within 24 Hours of Emergency Department Registration Is Highly Sensitive and Specific for Initial Identification of Rule-Out Acute Coronary Syndrome Patient Cohorts in Clinical Research
Comparison of Prehospital Retrospective Chart Review to Prospectively Obtained Data
Research Perceptions of Patients in the Emergency Department
Parametric vs. Non-parametric Statistical Tests: the Length of Stay Example
Emergency Department Patients 60 Years of Age and Older Report Lower Pain Scores
Risk of Death in Senior Patients Needing Emergent Intubation in the ED
Validity of the Emergency Severity Index for Identifying Elderly Patients Requiring an Immediate Life Saving Intervention
Using Chief Complaint to Identify a Subset of Elder Emergency Department Patients with a Very High Admission Rate
Potentially Inappropriate Medication Administration during Emergency Department Visits By Geriatric Patients: 2000-2006
Characteristics of Frequent Geriatric Users of the Emergency Department
A Descriptive Study of Emergency Department Patients Subsequently Admitted to Palliative Care
The Use of a Computerized System to Improve Information Transfer during Patient Transition from a Skilled Nursing Facility to the Emergency Department
Computer Simulation Enriched Process Re-engineering in Antibiotic Delivery Cycle Time in Community Hospital Pneumonia in Geriatric Patients (>65 years of age)
Do Emergency Department Patients Admitted for Pneumonia Experience a Systematic Delay in Time to Antibiotics If They Have an Active Do-Not-Resuscitate Order?
A Comparison of Two Brief Screening Tools to Detect Cognitive Dysfunction in Older ED Patients
Single-Center Validation of Two Prognostic Screening Instruments for Older Emergency Department Patients
Use of A Novel Technology to Detect Mild Cognitive Impairment in Elderly Patients
Characteristics of Nursing Home Patients Who Visit the ED: An Analysis of the National Nursing Home Survey
Deriving a Brief Questionnaire to Identify Older Emergency Department Patients with Important Functional Deficits
Multi-faceted Intervention Increases Testing for Osteoporosis in Patients Treated in Emergency Departments for Wrist Fractures
Emergency Department Procedural Sedation of Elderly Patients: Is It safe?
Screening Older Adults in the ED for Depression and Cognitive Impairment: Stability of Symptoms after Two Weeks
Prehospital Screening for Late Life Depression and Cognitive Impairment: Are Patients at Risk?
Age-related Differences in Risk Factors Associated with Cervical Spine Injury (CSI) in Children
Can a Centralized Pediatric Transfer Center Impact Pediatric Emergency Department Physician Workload?
The Role of Abdominal X-rays in the Diagnosis of Intussusception When Interpreted by Pediatric Emergency Physicians
Utility of Prone and Left Lateral Decubitus Abdominal X-rays in Diagnosing Intussusception
Educational Opportunities in a Pediatric Emergency Department Parental Attitude and Perceptions of CPR
Use of Cervical Spine CT in Pediatric Blunt Trauma Patients
Bridging the Gap between Clinical and Community Research: Fracture Rates in Children and Neighborhood Characteristics
The Impact of Hospital Policies and Services on the Diagnosis of Child Abuse in the Emergency Department
Association between Risk of Upper Extremity Fracture and Weight Status among Children
Pediatric Ingestions Admitted to the Observation Unit of a Children's Hospital
The Influence of Insurance Coverage on the Severity of Injury-related Emergency Department Visits in California Children
Learning Curve of Pediatric Emergency Physicians Performing Bedside Ultrasound for Soft Tissue Infections
Hand Hygiene Evaluation in the Waiting Room: A Novel Approach to Patient Education
Prevalence of Obesity, Hypertension and Risk for Metabolic Syndrome In a Pediatric Emergency Department Based on Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference
The Relationship between Fever and Pulse Rate In Children Presenting to the Emergency Department
Use Only as Directed: A Survey of Opioid Pain Medication Disposal after Pediatric Fracture
Capnometry as a Predictor of Admissions in Bronchiolitis
Immediate Impact of Paper to Paperless Documentation on Productivity of Physicians in a Pediatric Emergency Department
VeinViewer Assisted Intravenous Catheter Placement in Children in a Pediatric Emergency Department
Outcomes of Children with Intraventricular Hemorrhage (IVH) on CT Scans after Blunt Head Trauma (BHT)
Surgical Consultation for Laceration Repair in a Recently Established Pediatric Emergency Department in the Country of Georgia: Do Initial Education Efforts by US Collaborators Lead to Sustainable Process Improvements?
Viral RNA from Nasal Washings Diluted in Universal Transport Medium at Room Temperature Declines Slowly over Time
Performance of a Rapid Respiratory Syncytial Virus Test in the Emergency Department
Ondansetron Use in a Pediatric Emergency Department: Are We Masking Serious Illness?
Inter-observer Agreement for Clinical Findings in Children at Risk of Cervical Spine Injury
Trends in Hospital Utilization for US Children with Respiratory Conditions, 1993-2006
Vitamin D Insufficiency and Bone Mineral Density in African American Children with Forearm Fractures
Topical Anesthetic Creams Promote Spontaneous Skin Abscess Drainage and Decrease Procedural Sedation Rates In Pediatric Emergency Department Patients
Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the Emergency Department: Incidence and Trends of Pediatric Data from the NHAMCS
Single Breath Counting for Evaluation of Pediatric Asthma: Development of a Normogram
Validation of the Wong Baker Faces Pain Rating Scale in Pediatric ED Patients
Is Physician Adjustment of the Broselow Tape Measurement an Accurate Estimate of Pediatric Patients Weights?
Evaluation of a Strategy to Reduce Door to ECG Times in Patients Presenting with Chest Pain to the Emergency Department in a Chilean Academic Center
Emergency Physician Practice and the Acceptable Error Rate in Discharging Patients with Potential Acute Coronary Syndrome
Clinical Use of Coronary CT Angiogram in Emergency Department Chest Pain Patients
Why Are Some Emergency Department Patients with Acute Atrial Fibrillation Not Treated with the Ottawa Aggressive Protocol for Rapid Rhythm Control?
A Pilot Study Evaluating the Use of Ultrafiltration in Emergency Department Observation Unit Patients Presenting with Acute Heart Failure
Cost Effectiveness of Stress MRI for Evaluation of Chest Pain Patients in the Emergency Department Observation Unit
How Accurate Are Emergency Physicians in Predicting the Development of an Adverse Cardiac Event within 30 Days?
Is There Disparity in Emergency Department STEMI Patients Needing Urgent PTCA?
Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure
Eating High Salt Foods Does Not Increase the Short Term Risk of Presenting to the Emergency Department with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure
Comparison of Three Aspirin Formulations
Prolonged QTc as a Predictor of Myocardial Infarction and Death within a Year of Transient Ischemic Attack
Efficacy and Safety of Electrical Cardioversion of Atrial Fibrillation following Treatment with Vernakalant Hydrochloride Injection
Efficacy of Non-nursing Triage Personnel in the Evaluation of Acute ST Elevation MI: A Retrospective Review
Detectable Troponin Levels in Low Risk Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Increase Risk for Acute Coronary Syndrome
The Decline of Emergency Department Intubation Rates for Congestive Heart Failure from 1996 to 2008
Hyperglycemia on Admission in an Emergency Department as a Predictive Factor for Diagnosis of Non-ST Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome
Helicopter Transferred ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients Exceed 90-Minute Medical Contact to Balloon Times and Few Receive Fibrinolytics
Relationship between Information Available in the ED Regarding Prior Cardiac Catheterization Results and Actual Prior Cardiac Catheterization Results
Association between Emergency Department Triage and Outcomes for Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients
The Value of T-wave Inversion In the Diagnosis of an Acute Coronary Syndrome
Relationship between Timeliness of Clopidogrel Administration and Patient Outcomes in Acute Myocardial Infarction
Discordance between Knowledge and Self-care in Underserved Heart Failure Population in an Inner-city Emergency Department Setting
The Association between Frontal Plane QRS/T Angle and Short-term Adverse Events in ED Patients with Chest Pain
Prevalence and Predictors of Preclinical Cardiac Dysfunction in Asymptomatic Hypertensive Patients in an Urban Emergency Department
New Left Bundle Branch Block in STEMI Patients Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Value of High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein in Low Risk Chest Pain Observation Unit Patients
The Effect of a Rapid Cardiac Disposition Protocol on Resource Utilization
Function of Electron Transport Chain of Nodose Ganglia Is Impaired in Heart Failure
A Novel Approach to Normalize the Blunted Baroreflex in Diabetes
Does the Early Administration of Betablockers Improve the Outcome of Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome?
Cost-effectiveness of Telemetry for Hospitalized Patients with Low-Risk Chest Pain
Getting It Right: A Comparison of Diagnostic Standards in Acute Heart Failure
Exogenous Plasminogen Increases tPA Lytic Efficacy in in-vitro Human Clot
INO-4885, a Peroxynitrite Decomposition Catalyst, Protects the Heart against Reperfusion Injury in Mice
Could Cell Phone Images of Electrocardiograms Be Used to Activate the Cardiac Catheterization Lab?
False Activation of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory for Treatment of ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Does Emergency Department Volume Matter?
Induction of Endothelial Inflammation by the Sphingosine-1-phosphate Receptor-2
Prospective Audit of Real-Time Use of the Pulmonary Embolism Rule-Out Criteria: Need for More Complete Documentation
Heme Oxygenase Activity Is Increased in Rat Liver after Experimental Pulmonary Embolism
Diagnostic Utility of MMP9 and MPO in Predicting Severe Outcomes from DVT
Empiric Systemic Anticoagulation in Patients with Suspected Pulmonary Embolism
Simultaneous T-wave Inversions in the Anteroseptal and Inferior Leads: A Sign of Pulmonary Embolism
12-Lead Electrocardiogram Findings of Pulmonary Hypertension Occur More Frequently in Emergency Department Patients with Pulmonary Embolism than in Patients without Pulmonary Embolism
Magnitude of D-Dimer Matters for Diagnosing Pulmonary Embolus
High Frequency of Repeated Negative Computerized Tomographic Pulmonary Angiography in Emergency Department Patients
Right Ventricular Strain on Focused Emergency Physician Echocardiography Predicts Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Infiltrates Revealed on CT in Patients with Negative Evaluation for Pulmonary Embolism
Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute PE from the Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry (EMPEROR)
Testing Low-Risk Patients for Suspected Pulmonary Embolism: A Decision Analysis
Infrequent Use of Empiric Anticoagulation for Severe Acute Pulmonary Embolism
History of Anxiety Significantly Decreases the Probability of Pulmonary Embolism in Symptomatic Emergency Department Patients
Resident Performance in the Setting of Indeterminate First Trimester Ultrasounds
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Do Not Discriminate; First Trimester Vaginal Bleeding Is Not Always a Threatened Abortion
A Novel ED-based Sexual Assault Center in Western Kenya: Description of Patients and Analysis of Treatment Patterns
Plan B Availability in Philadelphia Pharmacies
Examining the Impact of a Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) on Delivery of Emergency Department Healthcare to Survivors of Sexual Assault
Use of Computed Tomography in Patients with Prior and No Prior History of Nephrolithiasis: Does History Matter?
Correlation between Patient Satisfaction and Physician Management
Effect of Tamsulosin on Stone Expulsion and Pain Resolution in ED Patients with Ureterolithiasis
Urine Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin Predicts Acute Kidney Injury in a Hypotensive Patient Population
A Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial Comparing Ondansetron, Metoclopramide and Promethazine for Treatment of Nausea and Vomiting in the Adult Emergency Department
Emergency Department Patient Evaluation of Internet and Email Access for Healthcare Information
Validation of Data from an Emergency Department Electronic Tracking System
Maximizing Interpretable Heart Sounds in the Emergency Department Using Digital Auscultation and Computerized Analysis
Significantly Reducing Laboratory Specimen Labeling Errors by Implementation of an Electronic Ordering System Paired with a Bar Code Specimen Labeling Process
Advance Directives in Decompensated Heart Failure Patients
End of Life Terminology: Understanding among Emergency Department Patients
Recognition of Imminent Death in a Cohort of Palliative Care Eligible Patients in the ED
Treatment Guidelines for Asthma Care Has Lasting Affects for Type of Bronchodilator Used but Not Treatment Times, Education or Recidivism
Evaluation of ST2 for Risk Stratification in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Dyspnea
Is a Low-Normal Pulse Oximetry Reading at Triage Really “Normal”?
Factors Associated with Quality of Life Measures in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department for Asthma Exacerbation
Can A Restraint Chair Cause Respiratory or Ventilatory Compromise?
Patterns of Ultrasound Utilization in US Emergency Departments by Time of Day and Day of Week: Implications for Emergency Physician Ultrasound
Assessing the Inter-Rater Reliability of Emergency Physicians Performing Bedside Optic Nerve Sonographic Measurements in Healthy Volunteers
Tissue Doppler by Emergency Physician Echocardiography Correlates with Preload Reduction during Simulated Hypovolemia in a Lower Body Negative Pressure Model
Ultrasound Guidance Improves Success of Central Venous Catheterization by Junior Residents
Emergency Physician Compression Ultrasonography for the Detection of Lower Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis
Focused Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Training: Assessment for Tendon Lacerations
An Educational Intervention Improves Resident Satisfaction with Real-time Feedback in the Emergency Department
Does Conference Attendance Correlate with In-Service Exam Scores during EM Residency?
Remote Instruction Using Videoconferencing Technology Is Equivalent to Live Instruction to Train Novice Users in the FAST Exam
Implementing Interdisciplinary Teamwork Training: Does the Method Matter?
Faculty Participation and Perceptions in a Novel Human Factors Directed Resident Evaluation Tool
A New Tool to Assess the Clinical Reasoning of Medical Students in the Context of Uncertainty: The Development and Implementation of a Script Concordance Test in an Emergency Medicine Clerkship
Risk Factors for Septic Shock and Death in Hemodynamically Stable Emergency Department Patients with Sepsis
Long-Term Survival Benefit from an Emergency Department Based Early Sepsis Resuscitation Protocol: A Prospective Study
Value of Noninvasive Hemodynamic Assessment to Predict Mortality in Emergency Department Patients Undergoing Early Goal Directed Therapy for Severe Sepsis
Multi-Center Randomized Controlled Trial of Lactate Clearance versus Central Venous Oxygen Saturation as the Endpoint of Early Sepsis Resuscitation
Murine Sepsis Is Associated with Elevated Plasma Leptin Levels
Initial BNP Predicts Adverse Outcome in ED Patients with Sepsis
Follow-up Care and Adverse Outcomes in a Population-Based Cohort of 799,454 Emergency Department Patients Who Left without Being Seen
ED Super Users: Pain Protocol Implementation Reduces Emergency Department Visits
Increasing Return Visits to US Emergency Departments, 2001-2006
Emergency Department Overcrowding Is Associated with Reduced Patient Satisfaction Scores
The Effect of Emergency Department Crowding on Analgesia Administration in Acute Abdominal Pain Patients
A Hospital-Wide Approach to Decreasing Emergency Department Congestion: Matching Supply with Demand
Clinical Effectiveness of Routine Opt-Out Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department: A Prospective Controlled Clinical Trial
Successful Linkage to Care and Follow-Up for Patients Diagnosed with HIV in the Emergency Department
Cost Effectiveness of Routine Opt-Out Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department: Results from a Prospective Controlled Clinical Trial
Outcomes and Cost Analysis of Three Operational Models for Rapid HIV Testing Services in an Academic Inner-City Emergency Department
Risk Stratification of Patients with Acute Pulmonary Embolism Using the Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index Score from the Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry (EMPEROR)
Early CT without LP Reliably Excludes Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Neurologically Intact ED Patients with Acute Headache
Voluntary Use of NEXUS Criteria in an Electronic Emergency Department Information System Is Not Associated with Decreased Use of Cervical Spine Imaging
Multicenter Prospective Validation of the ABCD2 Rule for Predicting Outcomes of Transient Ischemic Attack Patients in the ED
A Risk Stratification Rule for Hospitalization among Emergency Department Patients with Acute Asthma: The CHOP Classification Tree
Development of an Improved Rule to Predict Short-Term Serious Outcomes in Emergency Department Patients with Syncope
Prehospital Hypothermia Speeds Time to Goal Temperature in Comatose Patients Resuscitated from Out-Of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
A Trial to End Ambulance Diversion In Boston
Predictors of Survival from Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Do Not Change with Age
Injury Hospitalization Is a Marker for Increased Emergency Medical Services Utilization and Costs in a Cohort of Medicare Patients
Should the Deeply Comatose Pediatric Blunt Trauma Patient Be Intubated by EMS?
Injury Adjusted Mortality of Patients Transported by Police Following Penetrating Trauma
Hydroxocobalamin and Sodium Thiosulfate versus Sodium Nitrite and Sodium Thiosulfate in the Treatment of Acute Cyanide Toxicity in a Swine (Sus Scrofa) Model
Pharmacokinetics of OpdA, an Organophosphorus Hydolyase, in the African Green Monkey
Derivation of the Prognostic Utility of Lactate for Drug Overdose Fatality
Does the Infusion Rate of Intravenous Fat Emulsion in Severe Verapamil Toxicity Affect Survival and Hemodynamic Parameters?
Retrospective Review of Computed Tomography in the Evaluation of Pediatric Hemophiliacs with Minor Head Trauma
Patient Perceptions of Computed Tomographic Imaging and Their Understanding of Radiation Risk and Exposure
Knowledge and Concerns About Radiation Risk from Computed Tomography: An Emergency Department Survey
Charges and Radiation Exposure Associated with Whole Body Computed Tomography Imaging in Low Risk Blunt Trauma Patients
Medication Reconciliation in Emergency Department Triage Is Limited
Reevaluation of the Effect of Mandatory Interpreter Legislation on Use of Professional Interpreters for ED Patients with Language Barriers
Supply and Demand of Board-certified Emergency Physicians by US State
Impact of Mandated Nurse-Patient Ratios on ED Medication Delivery
The Effects of Arrival Intensity, Patient Acuity, ED Boarding, and Hourly ED Census On Patient Waiting Times
Quality of Acute Asthma Care Provided by Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners in 63 US Emergency Departments
Does ETCO2 Monitoring during ED PSA with Propfol Lower the Rate of Hypoxia? A Randomized, Controlled Trial
Pupillary Response to Light Is Preserved in Patients Undergoing Pharmacologic Neuromuscular Blockade for Rapid Sequence Intubation
Five-Step Cricothyrotomy Technique Using Gum Elastic Bougie Is Faster than Standard Technique in Anesthetized Sheep
Comparison of the Success and Perceived Ease of Use of Bougie-Assisted Endotracheal Intubation with Traditional Endotracheal Intubation in a Simulated Difficult Airway
Comparison of the RIFL Airway Scope and Levitan FPS Scope in Simulated Difficult Tracheal Intubation
The Association of Sub-Clinical Respiratory Depression with Clinical Interventions during Procedural Sedation
Barrier Precautions Adherence in the Emergency Department
Hemodynamic Changes in Patients with Sepsis
The Changing Epidemiology of Retropharyngeal Abscesses
Management of Pediatric Skin Abscesses in Academic versus Community Emergency Departments
Association of Time to Antibiotic with Mortality for Emergency Department Patients Entering an Early Goal Directed Treatment Pathway after Adjustment for Severity of Illness
MRSA Rates and Antibiotic Susceptibilities from Skin and Soft Tissue Cultures in a Suburban ED
Who Prefers CDC-recommended Streamlined Methods for HIV Testing?
Analysis of Risk Factors and Effectiveness of Emergency Department Based Multimedia HIV Testing and Counseling in an Adolescent Cohort
Emergency Department Staff Satisfaction with Rapid HIV Screening
CD4 Counts and Viral Loads of HIV Positive Patients Detected through a Routine Emergency Department HIV Screening Program
Rapid Opt-Out HIV Screening: Translation into Practice in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Characteristics of ED Patients Newly-Diagnosed with HIV Using a Rapid HIV test
Feasibility and Acceptance of Routine Screening for HIV in Adolescents in the Emergency Department
Differences in HIV Testing among Academic and Non-Academic Emergency Departments in the United States: A National Survey
The Importance of Ethnic Matching and Emotional Content in Video Systems Used for HIV Prevention Education and Testing of Emergency Department Patients
Systematic Assessment of the Frequency and Reason for Inability to Offer HIV Testing in the Emergency Department Setting
Patients Who Consent for Free Routine Opt-Out Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department Are More Often Uninsured than the General Population
A Validation Study of High Volume, Rapid HIV Testing in a Community Hospital Emergency Department
The Impact of a Brief Educational Intervention on Adolescent Driving Behaviors
The Middle Seat: The Safest Seat in the Vehicle
Comparison of Second vs Third Row Seating for Fatal Injury in Vehicular Collisions
Community Assessment and Initial Treatment of Opioid Overdose
The Correlation between Self-Reported and Observed Adolescent Driving Behaviors
Dependent Smokers Are Interested in Smoking Cessation Interventions in the ED
The Dog Bite Epidemic: An Under-Recognized Prevention Topic
Sweet? HbA1C Screening in Low Risk Chest Pain Patients Admitted to the Emergency Department Observation Unit
Infection Control for Influenza: Improving ED Use of Droplet Precautions
Cognitive Function of Firefighters following Work in Thermal Protective Clothing
Brief Emergency Department Intervention about Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence: Victims Improved Knowledge Attitudes and Practice More than Non-Victims
Persistence of the Anomaly to the Latino Epidemiologic Paradox
Using the SF-12 to Assess the Self-Perceived Physical and Mental Health of Emergency Department Patients
Dating Aggression and Risk Behaviors among Teenage Girls Seeking Gynecologic Care
The Impact of a High Body Mass Index on Injury and Illness in Marathon/Half-Marathon Participants
Automobile Safety Restraints Do Not Increase the Chance of Fetal Complications following Motor Vehicle Collision
An Endogenous Molecule, Spermine, Protects Mice against Lethal Sepsis by Enhancing “Early” but Attenuating “Late” Cytokine Responses
The Prevalence and Prognostic Value of Hyperglycemia and APACHE II Scores among Sepsis Patients in the Emergency Department
Correlation of Peripheral and Central Venous Oxygen Saturation
Lactate Measurement As an Independent Predictor of Death after Adjustment for the Mortality in Emergency Department Sepsis (MEDS) Score in ED Patients with Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock
External Validation of the Mortality in Emergency Department Sepsis (MEDS) Score; Subset Evaluation in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock
Referral of Potential Organ Donors from the Emergency Department Is Associated with Greater Likelihood of Successful Organ Retrieval
Perfluorocarbon Emulsion Does Not Impact Coagulation and Platelet Function In Vitro
Prospective Multicenter Cohort Study of the Relationship between Global Tissue Hypoxia and Coagulation Activation during Early Sepsis Resuscitation
Bolus Dose Insulin in the Treatment of Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Retrospective Analysis
Ninety-day Functional Status, Living Independence, and Mortality in Older Adults Seen in the ED with Possible Sepsis: A Prospective Case-control Study
Classical and Alternative Complement Pathway Activation in Severe Sepsis Is Profound at Clinical Presentation and Does Not Resolve with Early Quantitative Resuscitation
Defect in Serum Bacterial Killing in Severely Septic Patients Identified Using Transgenic Luminescent Bacteria
The Impact of Prior Statin Use on Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Septic Shock Treated with Early Goal-Directed Therapy
The Significance of Hypotension in Emergency Department Patients with Sepsis
Impact of Triage Classification on Time to Treatment Variables in Patients with Severe Sepsis
Bioreactance Predictors of Hospitalization in Patients with Suspected Sepsis
Rate of Cardiopulmonary Arrest before and after Implementing Rapid Response Teams Using Emergency Medicine Residents
Assessing Performance in Simulated In-Hospital Ventricular Fibrillation Cardiac Arrest
CPR Feedback Improves the Quality of Chest Compression Provided by Hospital Healthcare Professionals
Bridging the Training Gap in Cardiac Arrest: Identification of Cardiac Arrest Decision-making Deficits in Lay Rescuers
Non-medical Responders Are Not Accurate at Identifying Agonal Respirations?
Depression and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms in Family Members of Cardiac Arrest Victims
The Utility of a Novel Portable Computerized EEG Device as an Early Predictor of Neurologic Outcome after Cardiac Arrest
Witnessed versus Unwitnessed In-Hospital Cardiorespiratory Arrest: Features and Outcome
The Utility of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in the Prehospital Evaluation of Trauma Patients
Assessment of Trauma/Emergency Care in Public and Private Sectors in Two Districts of Sindh, Pakistan
Paramedic and Emergency Medical Technician Views on Opportunities and Challenges When Forgoing and Halting Resuscitation in the Field
Prehospital Medical Clearance of Intoxicated Patients without Medical Complaints
What Is the Optimal Strategy for Triaging Field ST Segment Myocardial Infarction Patients?
The Safety and Efficacy of Prehospital Diltiazem
AirTraq (Optical Laryngoscope) Use in HEMS - A Pilot Trial
The Availability and Use of Out-of-Hospital Physiologic Information to Identify High-risk Injured Children in a Multisite, Population-Based Cohort
Assessment of Inter-rater Reliability for the Recognition of Agonal Breathing and Cardiac Arrest by 9-1-1 Dispatchers
Selective Spine Immobilization of the Prehospital Emergency Medical Services Patient: Current Practices and Standards
Evaluation of a Modified Sign-Out on Emergency Department Documentation of Medications Administered by Critical Care Transport Teams
When Conducted Energy Weapons Are Combined with Other Force Options: When Does It Happen and Is It Fatal?
Prevalence and Presentation of Septic Shock in the Prehospital Environment
Evaluation of Prehospital IV Fluid Warming Techniques
The Role of Prehospital Electrocardiograms in the Recognition of ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarctions and Reperfusion Times
Patterns of Pediatric Trauma Transfers to a Level I Trauma Center in California: 2000-2007
Who Gets Treatment and Transport First in a Disaster? Predicting Mortality in the “Urgent” Triage Category
Should Out-of-Hospital EKGs Be Used To Activate the Cardiac Catherization Team?
Physicians Are Unaware of Treatments and Procedures Done by Prehospital Providers
Quality of Cervical Collar Placement by Prehospital Providers
Mode of Arrival as an Indicator of Myocardial Infarction in Patients Who Present to the ED with Chest Pain
Cerebral and Somatic Tissue Oxygenation Monitoring in Major Trauma Patients during Air Medical Transport
Evaluating the Process of Out-of-Hospital Trauma Triage and Choice of Hospital Destination in a Broad Injury Population
Degradation with Fragment Formation of Prehospital Succinylcholine by Mass Spectrometry
Implementation of an EMS Screening Tool on Patients Refusing Ambulance Transport and Effects on Requests for On-Line Medical Direction
Assessment of the Diagnostic and Predictive Values of Thirst Perception, Plasma Arginine Vasopressin and Angiotensin-2 during Initial Trauma Resuscitation
Use of Midazolam for Chemical Restraint of Agitated Patients
Analysis of Automated External Defibrillator Device Failures Reported to the Food and Drug Administration
King LT-D Placement Skills Are Retained One Year after Initial Training
Use of Geographic Information Systems to Compare the Location of Automated External Defibrillators versus Actual Sudden Cardiac Deaths Sites in One Suburban/Rural North Carolina County
Incidence and Outcomes of Transcardiac TASER Probe Deployments
Ventilator Tidal Volume Settings during Air Transport in Mechanically Ventilated Patients
EMS Use of Chemical Restraints Improves Patients' Agitation
Prehospital Analgesic Protocols in the United States: A National Survey
Electronic Transmission Of EKGs Through a Cell Phone: Is It Feasible?
Utilization of Emergency Medical Services by Limited English Proficient Parents - Survey at an Inner-City Pediatric Emergency Department
A Comparison of EMS Provider Assessment of Mechanism of Injury Criteria in a Motor Vehicle Crash with Expert Measurement of Motor Vehicle Damage
Police Use of Force, Injuries and Death: Prospective Evaluation of Outcomes For All Police Use of Force/Restraint Including Conducted Energy Weapons in a Large Canadian City
Prevalence of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization in EMS providers
Association between Ambient Fine Particles and Respiratory EMS Calls in New York City
Availability of Automated External Defibrillators in Major US Airports
Comparison of the Philips HeartStart MRx Simplified Acute Myocardial Infarction Classification with the ACI-TIPI Score for STEMI Detection
Effectiveness and Safety of Fentanyl Versus Morphine or Out-Of-Hospital Analgesia
Improved Rates of Successful Prehospital Intubations with Metal Versus Plastic Laryngoscope Blades
Comparison of the SALT and Smart Triage Systems Using a Virtual Reality Simulator with Paramedic Students
Disaster Preparedness Perceptions of EMS Providers: Are They Ready?
Pilot Test of the SALT Mass Casualty Triage System
The Evaluation of a Telemedicine Model in Acute Wound Management: Phase I of an Alternate Medical Treatment Site Disaster Plan
How Good is the Pediatric JumpSTART Triage Algorithm at Predicting Patients with High Mortality?
Randomized Controlled Trial of High Fidelity Patient Simulators Compared to Actor Patients in a Drill Scenario
Hurricane Ike and the Storm Surge: Changes in Emergency Department Patient Arrival Patterns during Anticipated Natural Disasters
A Simulation Methodology for Optimizing Emergency Department Triage Nurse Staffing
Implementation of an Emergency Department Physician in Triage System Decreases Patient Wait Times and “Left Without Being Seen” Rates
Access Block Occupancy “Boarder Count” as a Measure Of Overcrowding
Effect of Delayed ICU Transfer and Critical Intervention on Patient Mortality and Length of Stay
Impact of Prescriptions of Contact Isolation, Supplemental Oxygen, and Cardiac Monitor on Length of Stay in the Emergency Department for Patients Admitted to Hospital Ward
Emergency Department Crowding Is Associated with Delays in Pain Control in Pediatric Sickle Cell Vaso-occlusive Crises
Emptying the “Corridors Of Shame” - Organizational Challenges in Meeting an Imposed Four-Hour Throughput Target for Emergency Departments in the UK
Equivalent Treatment Times and Patient Satisfaction Seen When Physician in Triage Program Staffed by Junior and Senior Physicians
Emergency Department Crowding and Analgesia in Patients with Back Pain
The Association between ED Crowding and Delays in Time to OR in Acute Appendicitis
Predictors of Intensive Care Unit Admissions
The Emergency Department Frequent User: Case Management as a Method of Reducing Emergency Department Visits and Radiation Risk from Computed Tomography Scans
Food, Shelter, and Safety Needs Motivating Homeless Persons' Visits to an Urban Emergency Department
Identification of the Predisposing Factors for Diagnosis Errors in the Emergency Department?
Effect of ED Crowding on Intervals of Care for Patients Admitted with Pneumonia
Is There an Association between Occupancy Rates and Rates of Violence in the Emergency Department?
A Multicenter Study of the Association between ED Crowding and Laboratory Turnaround Times
Increased Chest Compression Fraction Is Associated with Increased Return of Spontaneous Circulation in Non-Ventricular Fibrillation Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Victims
A Statewide Network of Cardiac Arrest Centers Significantly Improves Outcomes from Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest
A Geospatial Assessment of Transport Distance and Survival to Discharge in Out Of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients: Implications for Resuscitation Centers
Cardiocerebral Resuscitation Improves Survival from Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in the Elderly
Therapeutic Hypothermia following Cardiac Arrest: An Analysis of Protocolized Care on Therapeutic End Points
Outcome Measures Utilized in Clinical Trials of Interventions for Post-Cardiac Arrest Syndrome: A Systematic Review
The Association between Exposure to Hyperoxia and Mortality after Resuscitation from Cardiac Arrest
Coronary Artery Disease Is Prevalent in Post-Arrest Patients without Acute STelevation Myocardial Infarction
Delirium in the Emergency Department Is Associated with Six Month Mortality
The Optimum Period for Assessing Mortality Outcomes in Injured Elders
Detrimental Effects of Boarding on Elder Patients
Elderly Patients with Potentially Inappropriate Medications in the Emergency Department
Community Attitudes about Research without Consent
Community VOICES: Developing Educational Modules to Improve Community Consultation for Emergency Research Conducted with an Exception from Informed Consent
Is the Enrollment of Racial and Ethnic Minorities in Research in the Emergency Setting Equitable?
The Effect of Race and Sex on the Decision to Decline Research Participation in the Emergency Department
Duration of Observation Predictors in Pediatric Overdose
High-Dose Insulin Treatment Recommendations by United States Poison Centers
Incidence of Methemoglobinemia from Intentional Motor Vehicle Exhaust Exposure
Is Dental Pain a Risk Factor for Accidental Overdose of Acetaminophen?
The Impact of Fire-Related Air Pollution on ED Admissions
Coral Snake Bites in the United States: 2000-2007
Recombinant Protein Antidotes for the Treatment of Succinylcholine Apnea and Organophosphate Poisoning
The Efficacy of Nebulized Naloxone in Comparison to Intravenous and Intranasal Formulations
Is Treatment of “Severely” Afflicted Pediatric Carbon Monoxide Patients Standardized?
Impact of Methamphetamine Use on Emergency Department Recidivism
Two Doses of Octreotide Is an Effective Treatment for Sulfonylurea-Induced Hypoglycemia
Quantitative Insulin, C-peptide, and Drug Levels for the Diagnosis of Sulfonylurea-induced Hypoglycemia
Effect of a Conducted Electrical Weapon Exposure on a Methamphetamine Intoxicated Animal Model
Changes in the Frequency and Lethality of Multiple-agent Toxic Exposure over Time
Apnea from Acute Dichlorvos Poisoning Does Not Involve the Cerebral Hemispheres
A Meta-analysis of Animal Studies Using Benzodiazepines to Prevent Death from Cocaine Toxicity
A Novel Circumferential Compression Device Delays Onset of Systemic Toxicity after Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake Envenomation to the Torso of an Animal Model
Emergency Physician Recognition of Drug-Related Visits to the Emergency Department
Effects of Initiating Short-Term Methadone Detoxification on Electrocardiogram QT Interval
Prevalence of Prolonged QTc in Methamphetamine Users Presenting with Chest Pain
Are Patients Aware of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor Associated Side Effects?
Female Sex and Obesity Are Associated with Decreased Odds of Successful Intramuscular Epinephrine
The Effect of Intravenous Fat Emulsions in Nifedipine Toxicity
Performance of the Rad-57TM Pulse Co-oximeter Compared to Standard Lab Blood Carboxyhemoglobin Measurements
Adenosinergic Signaling Limits Acute Acetaminophen Toxicity
Fine Particles and Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest in New York City: The Role of Traffic Exposure
Association of Ambient Fine Particles with Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrests in New York City
Venomous and Non-Venomous Snakebites in the United States: 2000-2007
Spatial-temporal Relationships between Violence and Alcohol Outlets in Boston
Injuries Associated with Law Enforcement Use of Conducted Electrical Weapons
Utility of the Digital Rectal Exam in Diagnosing Injury in Pediatric Trauma Patients
The Effect of the 2003 EMTALA Update on Trauma Care
Urinalysis in Blunt Trauma Patients; Is It Relevant Today?
Can Computed Tomography Be Excluded in Low Bisk Blunt Abdominal Trauma Patients?
Emergency Department Length of Stay Is Not Associated with Mortality in Trauma Patients
Injuries Associated with Law Enforcement Use of Force
Triage Serum Glucose Levels as a Prognostic Indicator of Major Injury
Non-Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring in the Acute Phase of Trauma Resuscitation
Overutilization of Medical Evacuation Helicopters for Trauma
Prevalence and Physical Examination Findings in Patients with Occult Pneumothoraces
Comparison of Direct Laryngoscopy to GlideScope Video Laryngoscopy in Trauma Intubations at an Academic Level 1 Trauma Center
Impact of Cocaethylene Formation on Outcome of Trauma Patients
Comparison of Early and Late Inhibition of TNF-Alphain Restoring Chondroprotection by Lubricin in the ACL Transection Injury Model
Physiologically Focused Pediatric Trauma Activation Criteria Improve Resource Utilization and Safely Reduce Overtriage
Emergent Reversal of Anticoagulation and Platelet Dysfunction in Patients with Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage
The Association between Levels of a Novel Serum Biomarker and Severity of Injury in Patients with Mild and Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury
Trauma Morbidity and Mortality: The Impact of an Emergency Medicine Residency
Identification of Predictors of Acute Renal Insufficiency in Trauma Patients
Preliminary Evidence for a Direct Effect of Low Volume Hypertonic Saline Resuscitation on Clot Structure and Function during Hemorrhagic Shock
The Variability in Outcomes of Injured Patients in Level I Trauma Centers: A Statewide Analysis
Plain Pelvic Radiographs versus Abdominopelvic Computed Tomography Scan in Children with Major Trauma
Injuries While Bicycling under the Influence of Alcohol
Cytokines Predict Organ Failure in Trauma Patients at Presentation
Validation of Length of Hospital Stay as a Surrogate Measure for Injury Severity and Resource Use among Injury Survivors
Patterns of Use of Topical Skin Adhesives in the ED
Hypoxia Induced Effects in Co-Culture of Cutaneous Keratinocytes and Fibroblasts
Superior Performance of a Novel Non-Adherent Hemostatic Wound Dressing in a Prospective, Randomized Controlled Standardized Human Model of Cutaneous Hemorrhage
Emergency Department Burn Resuscitation: Opportunities for Improvement
Activated Chlorine Dioxide Solution Can Be Used as a Biocompatible Antiseptic Wound Irrigant
Human Adult Dermal Fibroblasts Die by Necrosis in Response to High Levels of Oxidative Stress
The Effects of Diabetes on the Healing of Excisional Wounds in a Porcine Model
Does Time of Admission Influence Outcomes in Burn Patients?
Healing of Partial Thickness Burns in a Diabetic Porcine Model
Impact of Physician Variability on Emergency Department Patient Flow, Part I: Measurement of Physician Variability
Increasing CT Scan Utilization Rates in an Academic Urban Hospital
The Effect of a Novel Restructuring of the Pediatric Emergency Department
Neurosurgical Availability: An Analysis of Requests for Transfer to a Tertiary Care Facility
A Web-based Standardized, Prospective, Epidemiologic Study of Medical Emergencies in India: An Analysis of the One Year Pilot Phase of Project EMcounter
The Changing Profile of Patients Who Used Emergency Department Services in the US: 1996-2005
Nurse-Administered Propofol for Procedural Sedation in Emergency Departments in the State of Oregon
Participation Rates and Emergency Medicine Provider Perceptions of an Error Reporting System With User-Centered Design
The Effect of the 2003 EMTALA Rule Change on the Cost of Emergency Care
Access to Appointments in the District of Columbia Based on Insurance Status
A Lean-Based Triage Redesign Process Improves Patient Satisfaction in the Emergency Department
Impact of Scribes on Performance Indicators in the Emergency Department
Implications of the Consensus SCCM/ACP Definition for Sepsis on Proposed Time-based Performance Measures
Malpractice Claims Against Emergency Physicians In Colorado: 2002-2007
Factors Associated with Community Clinic Follow-up from an ED Internet-based Referral System
Medical Tourism Revisited - Describing the Frequency and Types of Health Services Received by Patients Who Receive Care across the Border
Health Care Disparities: Language and Likelihood of Left Without Being Seen
Evaluation of a Hospital-Wide Capacity Alert Message on Emergency Department and Hospital Wide Capacity Variables
Correlation between Emergency Department and Final Discharge Diagnosis of Pneumonia Is Poor Despite Use of the “Diagnostic Uncertainty” Documentation
The Shortage of On-Call Coverage: Understanding the Issue
Differences in Age Distribution May Explain the Majority of the Discrepancy in Hospital Admission Rates between Insured and Uninsured Emergency Department Patients
Implementation and Evaluation of an Asynchronous Physician Sign-out for ED Admissions
Financial Implications for Facilities Receiving Higher Level of Care Transfers
The Effects of a New Psychiatric Institute on Emergency Department Patient Flow
Data from the Emergency Department Observation Unit Benchmark Alliance (EDOBA): Characteristics of High Volume Teaching Hospital Observation Units
Do Age, Race, Sex, or Payor Category Predict Whether Discharged Emergency Department Patients Receive and Keep Clinic Appointments?
Reviewers Tend to Disagree on the Presence of Errors, Adverse Events, and Opportunities for Improvement in 72-hour Return Visits to the Emergency Department
The Utilization of CT Scans in the Emergency Department Based on Physician Experience
Comparing Experiences and Impressions of Routine Health Services Received Abroad with Routine Health Services Received inside the United States
Clinically Significant Changes in Nausea as Measured on a Validated Visual Analog Scale
What Happens to Patients Who Leave without Treatment from Two Busy San Francisco Emergency Departments?
Automated Dispensing Cabinet Alert Improves Compliance with Obtaining Blood Cultures Prior to Antibiotic Administration for Patients Admitted with Pneumonia
Patients with Medicaid or No Insurance Wait Longer for Emergency Department Care: Findings from the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
National Trends in Emergency Department Waiting Times for Patients with Sepsis from 1997 to 2006
Emergency Department Use by Patients with Asthma or Upper Respiratory Tract Infection after Health Care Reform in Massachusetts
The Effect of Bedside Presentations on Patient Satisfaction in the Emergency Department
Patient Satisfaction in the Diagnostic Evaluation by ED Physicians: A Vicious Cycle?
The Economic Impact of Recidivism among Emergency Department Patients Who Abuse Substances
One-Day Hospital Admissions from the ED in Medicare Patients: Unnecessary Admission or Premature Discharge?
The Effect of Admitting Team Resident Turnover on Emergency Department Patient Flow
A Comprehensive Approach to Achieving Near 100% Compliance with Joint Commission Core Measures for Pneumonia (PN5c)
Discrepancies in Reporting and Payment in the CMS EM PQRI Program in an Academic Medical Center
Are There Order Surges during Discreet Shift Change Intervals?
Effects of Manipulating Sleep: Life Enhancement for Emergency Physicians (EMSLEEP)
Intervention to Improve Accuracy of Treating Physician Identification for CMS Pneumonia Core Measures
Counting Emergency Department Time toward Hospital Lendth of Stay
Use of Separate Venipunctures for IV Access and Laboratory Studies Decreases Hemolysis Rates and Overall ED Length of Stay
Many Emergency Health Care Workers Do Not Verify Patient Identity Prior to Performing Common Tasks
Do ED Patients Who Return Satisfaction Surveys Adequately Represent All Discharged ED Patients?
Financial Review of a Medical Scribe Program to Improve Emergency Medicine Resident Documentation at an Academic Medical Center: 15 Months after Implementation
Eliminating Amylase from the Evaluation of Pancreatitis in the Emergency Department
Disparities in Triage Assessment: Differences in Triage Acuity Scores Result in Longer Waits for African-Americans
Physician Assistant Productivity in the Emergency Department
The REST Study: Rectal Exams Should Be Terminated Prior to Initiating Anticoagulation in the Emergency Department
National Survey of Neurologists Regarding the Need and Sensitivity for a Clinical Decision Rule to Predict High Risk TIA Patients
Identifying Emergency Department Patients At Risk of Clinical Deterioration and ICU Transfer
Does a Low CURB-65 Score Predict an Uncomplicated Hospital Course for Emergency Department Community-Acquired Pneumonia Patients?
Strong-Ion Gap Compared to Anion Gap in Critically ILL Patients
The Health Literacy of Adults Presenting to an Urban County Emergency Department
Emergency Department Resource Utilization by Methadone and Heroin Overdose Patients
Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Outcomes for Patients Who Present to the Emergency Department with Mental Health Concerns: A 6-year Review
Racial Bias May Increase during Emergency Medicine Residency Training
Effect of Maternal Mental Health on Children's Emergency Department Utilization
Are Sexual Assault Victims Presenting to the ED in a Timely Manner?
Suicidal Behavior among Older Adults Seeking Non-psychiatric Emergency Care
Adolescent Suicide Risk Screening in the Emergency Department
Longtitudinal Analysis of the Minnesota Homeless Survey Data: 1991-2006
Does a Brief Intervention Reduce Repeat Visits to the Emergency Department for Suicide Attempts? A Randomized Controlled Trial
Alcohol Related ED Visits Associated with Collegiate Football Games
Computerized Screening and Brief Intervention for Teens At-Risk for Violence
As a Brief Intervention, a Computer-Based Simulation of Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration Improves Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice Better than Instruction Alone
The Impact of Hospital Policies and Services on the Diagnosis of Intimate Partner Violence in the Emergency Department
Clean Your Bell: A Quick Method of Decontaminating Your Stethoscope of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
A Pilot Study: Predicting Retaliatory Intent and Examining Victimization at the University Hospital of the West Indies
Smoking Cessation in the Two Weeks after an ED Visit: Testing a New Health Behavior Model
Physician in Triage Improves Patient Treatment Times Over Nurse-Initiated Protocols for All Acuity Levels
Effect of a Triage Doctor on Length of Stay in a Crowded Urban Emergency Department
When Is a Physician in Triage a Financially Viable Option?
Resident Triage - Impact on Patient Satisfaction
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Emergency Department Triage
Multivariate Analysis Demonstrates Persistent Disparities in Triage Assessment
A Novel Approach to Teaching Periocardiocentesis
Receiving: The Use of Web 2.0 to Create a Dynamic Learning Forum to Enrich Resident Education
A Model for Ultrasound-Assisted Lumbar Puncture
“Sim Wars”: A New Edge to Academic Residency Competitions
Use of Simulation Technology in Forensic Medical Education
The Thanksgiving Turkey Tap: A New and Simple Model for Teaching Ultrasound-guided Thoracentesis
Geriatric Emergency Medicine Educational Module: Abdominal Pain in the Older Adult
The Emergency Informatics Transition Course: A Flexible, Online Course in Health Informatics for Emergency Medicine Clinicians and Trainees
The ED of the Future: an Interdisciplinary Graduate Course in Healthcare Design
Teamwork Training for Interdisciplinary Applications
Skin Abscess Model for Incision and Drainage
Model for Ultrasound-Assisted Lumbar Puncture Training
Geriatric Emergency Medicine with Integrated Simulation Curriculum
An Inexpensive, Easily Constructed, Reusable Task Trainer for Simulating Ultrasound-Guided Pericardiocentesis
Multimedia Emergency Bedside Ultrasound Quality Assurance Feedback
The E.R. Game
Effect of an Integrated Public Health Curriculum in an Emergency Medicine Residency
Basic Emergency Medicine Skills Workshop as the Introduction to the Medical School Clinical Skills Curriculum
Use of an Embalming Machine to Create a Central Venous Access Model in Human Cadavers
Competency Testing Using a Novel Eye Tracking Device