2010 Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Annual Meeting Abstracts
Change in Acuity of Emergency Department Visits in Ten Massachusetts Hospitals After Implementation of Health Care Reform
Neurorestorative Treatment of Acute Stroke with Thymosin Beta4
Performance of Routine Opt-Out Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department Still Identifies Patients Late in Their Disease Courses
The Likelihood of Acute Pulmonary Embolism in ED Patients Is Not Lower Among Patients Taking Warfarin
Post-Cardiac Arrest Combination Therapy with Intravenous Magnesium Sulfate and Hypothermia Does Not Improve Survival Compared To Hypothermia Alone
QTc Interval Is an Independent Predictor of Worse Functional Outcome After Hemorraghic Stroke in Men but Not Women
D-Dimer as a Potential Screening Tool in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Head CT Utilization and Intracranial Hemorrhage Rates
Cerebellar Involvement Is More Common in Women with Spontaneous Intra-Cerebral Hemorrhage
Emergency Department Blood Pressure Management in Acute Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Population-Based Study
Continued Volume Increase of Intraparenchymal Intracranial Hemorrhage and Its Association with Mortality
Cost-Effectiveness of an Emergency Department Based Early Sepsis Resuscitation Protocol: A Prospective Study
Cost-Effectiveness of Influenza Vaccination for Adults Over 50 in the Emergency Department Setting
Cost-Effectiveness of Targeted HIV Testing in the Emergency Department
Evaluating Cost-Awareness Education in U.S. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowships
Cost Awareness Among Physicians At an Academic Tertiary Care Hospital
Would Reducing Futile Care Delivered to Elderly Injured Patients At the End of Life Reduce Medicare Costs?
The Minimum Clinically Significant Difference in Pain Declines Over Time in Older Patients
The Effect of Cognitive Impairment on Pain Care for Older Adults in the Emergency Department
Older Age and Analgesia Administration in Emergency Department Patients With Back or Abdominal Pain
The Effect of Aging on the Clinical Presentation of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Adequacy of Hospital Antibiograms To Identify Antimicrobial Resistance Patterns in Genitourinary Infections Among Emergency Department Elders
Modification of Glasgow Coma Scale Score Criteria for Injured Elders
Normal Triage Vital Signs in Elderly Patients with Severe Illness and Injury
Hospitalizations of Older Adults with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection: Unique Characteristics Compared to a Non-Infected Cohort
Performance and Durability of Gelled Mineral Oil, A Low Cost Ultrasound Phantom Material for Simulation Training
Thoracic Ultrasound Can Be Used to Predict the Size of a Pneumothorax in a Cadaver Model
The Additional Utility of Emergency Bedside Transvaginal Ultrasound after Nondiagnostic Transabdominal Ultrasound in the Evaluation of First Trimester Pregnancy
Pregnancy Outcomes in Symptomatic First Trimester Pregnancies With Indeterminate Ultrasounds and Beta-HCG ≥1500 and ≤ 3000
Focused Ultrasound Didactics: Medical Students' Perceptions of Ultrasound Based Education
Prospective Evaluation of Biplanar and 3D US Probe Technology in AAA Ultrasound by Emergency Physicians
Standardized Patients Are Capable of Evaluating Trainee Performance in Medical Decision-Making in an Emergency Medicine Objective Structured Clinical Examination
ACEP Requires Twenty-Five Echocardiograms To Be Competent. Is This Enough?
How Many Intubations Are Necessary to Be Competent?
Inter-Rater Reliability of a FAST Competency Assessment Tool
Production of Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) in the Blood Perfused Heart at Repefusion
The Effects of a Combination of Simvastatin and Mesenchymal Stem Cells in a Rat Model of Myocardial Infarction
Near Infrared Spectroscopy of the Retina Estimates Cerebral Oxygenation during CPR: A Swine-Model of Cardiac Arrest Events
Limited Resuscitation with a Hemoglobin Based Oxygen Carrier with and without Nitroglycerine as a Nitric Oxide Donor in a Swine Model of Combined Uncontrolled Hemorrhage and Traumatic Brain Injury
Controlled Mild Hypothermia Prolongs Survival in a Rat Model of Large Scald Burns
Comparison of Chitogauze and Combat Gauze for Hemorrrhage Control in a Swine Model
Ischemic Injury Is Minimal Compared to Reperfusion Injury in Critical Limb Syndrome
Induction of Endothelial Inflammatory and Coagulation Pathways by Sphingosine-1-phosphate Receptor-2
Adipocyte-Mediated Endothelial Dysfunction Accentuates Sepsis Morbidity and Mortality in Obese Mice
L-Carnitine Increases Survival in a Murine Model of Severe Verapamil Toxicity
The Inhibitory Effects of MgSO4 on Neuronal Excitability Induces Apoptotic Cell Death
Carbenoxolone Rescues Mice from Lethal Sepsis by Inhibiting HMGB1 Release
Virtual Examination Is a Feasible Alternative to Traditional Mock Oral Examination for Emergency Medicine Residents
Implementation of a Knowledge Translation Shift for Senior Emergency Medicine Residents
The ED-Based Critical Care Rotation: A Two-year Experience at a Large Urban Hospital
Availability and Potential Impact of Rural Rotations in Emergency Medicine Residency Programs
Rapid Sequence Airway vs Rapid Sequence Intubation in a Simulated Trauma Airway by Flight Crews
Succinylcholine versus Rocuronium in Prehospital Air Medical Rapid Sequence Intubation
Improving Prehospital Endotracheal Intubation Psychomotor Skills Using High Fidelity Human Patient Simulators
Effect of ED/Prehospital Intubation on Ventilator Associated Pneumonia
Dialysis Patients Are Poorly Prepared for Disaster
Evaluation of County-Wide Mass Casualty Triage Training and Four Month Retention
Comparing Video-based Learning to Traditional Lecture for Instructing Emergency Medicine Residents in the Disaster Medicine Principles of Triage, Decontamination, and Personal Protective Equipment
Criteria for Allocation of Ventilators in Pandemic Influenza Varies by Physician Specialty
Assessing Quality of a Disaster Response by Measuring the Unmet Needs of a Disaster-affected Population - A Pilot Study from the 2007 Southern California Wildfires
Assessment of Hospital Disaster Preparedness for the 2010 FIFA World Cup Using an Internet Based Long Distance Table Top Drill
Comparison of ‘Immediate’ START and SORT Patients in Disaster Triage
Mass Gathering Medical Care: Mess, Miss, or Mass. Analysis of an Irish Mass Gathering and Comparison To A Previously Published Large US Study
Elevated Blood Urea Nitrogen to Creatinine Ratio Is Associated with Poor Clinical Outcome in ED Patients Presenting with Acute Ischemic Stroke
The Percent of Transient Ischemic Attack Emergency Department Patients Who Are Admitted Has Increased Since 2001
Meta-Analysis: The Effectiveness of a Triptan Plus a Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug for the Treatment of an Acute Migraine
Symptoms Associated with Missed Diagnosis of Ischemic Stroke in the Emergency Department
The Average Age of CVA Emergency Department Patients Is Decreasing
The Triglyceride Paradox in Stroke Survivors
Student Perceptions on Using Mobile Learning Technology in the Emergency Department Prior To Patient Encounters
Underrepresented Minorities in Academic Emergency Medicine
Comparison of Traditional Versus High-Fidelity Simulation in the Retention of Advanced Cardiac Life Support Knowledge
Effect of Group Size on the Effectiveness of a Resuscitation Simulation Curriculum for Medical Students
Provider Type and Patient Satisfaction with Procedural Pain Management in the ED
Traditional ACLS vs. Integrated Simulation-based ACLS during an Emergency Medicine Rotation for Third Year Medical Students
A New Method for Measuring Numeracy in Emergency Department Patients: The Subjective Numeracy Survey versus the Wide Range Achievement Test 4
Evaluation of a Multiple Modality Breaking Bad News Curriculum for Medical Students
An Electronic Health Record with an Integrated Resident Evaluation System Improves Faculty Evaluations of Residents
ED Physicians Use More Resources When Supervising Residents
Proctored Thoracic Ultrasound Exams with a Pneumothorax Pig Model Increases Emergency Medicine Residents' Ability to Detect a Pneumothorax by Ultrasound
The Effect of Evaluator Metrics on Emergency Medicine Resident Evaluations
Medical Student Perceptions of an End of Fourth Year Clinical Skills Program
The Effect of Resident Experience and Shift Length on Disposition Time for Emergency Department Patients
Use of an Embalming Machine to Create a Fascial Compartment Pressure Monitoring Model in Human Cadavers
EM Resident Competency in Simulated pRSI
Development of Geriatric Competencies for Emergency Medicine Residents Using an Expert Consensus Process
Air Medical Transport Curriculum Provides Effective Education for Medical Students
Effective Analysis of Faculty-Specific Teaching Evaluations: A Novel Use of the Funnel Plot
Evaluation and Retention of Paramedic Skills to Properly Utilize the I-LMA Device in High Fidelity Simulated Critical Care Scenarios
A Review of United States Critical Care Fellowships with Established Emergency Medicine Pathways
A Pilot Study to Assess the Acceptability and Feasibility of the Multiple Mini-Interview (MMI) for Emergency Medicine Residency Interviews
Effect of an Emergency Medicine Clerkship on Students' Perceptions of Emergency Medicine
Barriers to Curriculum Implementation
Effect of a Week-Long Intensive Course in Acute Care on Student Self-Perceptions of Ability To Manage Critical Patients
Use of Competency Cases to Assess Provider Knowledge of the Emergency Severity Index (Version 4): An Item Analysis
An Analysis of Required Medical School Emergency Medicine Clerkships and Their Effect on Residency Application Rates
Effects of Script-based Role-play in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Team Training
Emergency Department Ultrasound Rotation Improves Residents' Ultrasound Knowledge, Interpretation Accuracy, and Clinical Decision-Making
Analysis of Death Disclosure Skills in Emergency Medicine Using High Fidelity Simulation with Direct Observation and Self-Reflection
Agreement of Direct Observation Evaluations with Quarterly Evaluations of EM Residents Increases with the Number of Evaluations Performed
Toxicology Education in Emergency Medicine Residency and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Programs: Self-Assessment and Curriculum Needs
Web-conferenced Simulation Sessions: A Satisfaction Survey of Clinical Simulation Encounters via Remote Supervision
Does Simulation-based Deliberate Practice in Emergency Medicine Resident Training Improve Resident Management of Chief Complaint Based Scenarios?
Use of Audio Abstracts in Resident Education: An Innovative Learning Tool
Factors That Influence Residency Applicants' Rank Decisions: A Survey of Emergency Medicine Program Directors
Quantifying Effectiveness of Residency Recruiting Promotional Activities on a Resident-run Website using Google Analytics
The Implementation of an Audience Response System Improves Resident Attitudes Toward Required Weekly Conference
Educational Value of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) in EM Residency Training
Correlation of Advanced Life Support Written Scores with Skills Performance at 0, 3, and 6 Month Intervals
Requirements for Medical Informatics Training of Emergency Physicians
Use of Video Lectures in Resident Education
Increased Utilization of Ultrasound Guidance for Central Venous Catheters by Non-Emergency Medicine Residents Due to Emergency Medicine Related Programs
The Effect of Emergency Department Overcrowding on Emergency Medicine Resident Education
Medical Knowledge Outcome Assessment of an Emergency Medicine 1 (EM1) Resident Orientation Month
Needs Analysis of Emergency Medicine Residents in Informed Consent Utilizing a Hybrid Simulation and Written Exam
Impact of a Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine Course on Undergraduate and Post-Baccalaureate Student Acceptance into Medical School
The GlideScope Learning Curve for Emergency Medicine Residents
Needs Assessment and Stratification of Geriatric Emergency Medicine Education for Emergency Medicine Residents
Are We Training Emergency Physicians to Practice Women's Health and Gender Specific Medicine? A Needs Assessment
Creation of the Costa Rica Emergency Medicine Residency: A 10-year Follow-up
Evaluation of the Initial Years of Four Two-year Emergency Medicine Fellowship Programs in India
Ultrasound Diagnosis of Intussusception By Emergency Physicians
Prospective Derivation of Clinical Predictors of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Female Emergency Department Patients
Combination of Hydronephrosis and Hematuria as Predictors of Symptomatic Nephrolithiasis in Suspected Renal Colic
Evaluation of the Necessity of Urine Pregnancy Testing in Female Emergency Department Patients Presenting with Urinary Tract Symptoms
Comparison of Two Commercially Available Point-Of-Care Devices for Brain Natriuretic Peptide in Patients with Suspected Heart Failure
Systolic Blood Pressure Does Not Reliably Identify Hemodynamic Status in Emergency Department Patients
Does CK MB Add Additional Benefit To Troponin in the Evaluation of Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Emergency Department?
Is the Current Definition of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy After Abdominal CT Scans Reasonable?
Time to Obtain Bilateral Ureteral Jets with Color Power Doppler Sonography in Healthy Subjects
Urinalysis Is an Inadequate Screen for Rhabdomyolysis
Development of an Integrated Lab Chip for Point-of-care Infectious Disease Diagnostic
Hydronephrosis as a Predictor of Stone Size in Suspected Renal Colic
False Negative Rates and Failure Modes in Point of Care Urine hCG Testing in the ED
What Is the Utility of the Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (FAST) Exam in Penetrating Thoracoabdominal Trauma?
Differentiating Transaminase Elevations Caused by Rhabdomyolysis from Those Caused by Hepatic Disease
Time Commitment of Emergency Physicians Serving as Emergency Ultrasound Directors in United States Emergency Departments
A Pilot Study of a Radiology Curriculum Assessment Tool
Prospective Outcomes Study of Pregnant Emergency Department Patients with Documented Cardiac Activity on Ultrasound
Feasibility of Physician Assistant-Performed Ultrasound in the Emergency Department
Effect of Bedside Ultrasound on the Management of Septic Patients in the Emergency Department
Can Patients with a Non-diagnostic Abdominal Computed Tomography Scan Be Safely Discharged from the Emergency Department?
Alanine Aminotransferase and Aspartate Aminotransferase As Screening Tests for Rhabdomyolysis
Correlates of Disparate Abdominal CT Ordering Behavior Among Emergency Physicians
Does Switching D-dimer Assays Result in Changes in Need for Computed Tomography Angiogram and Emergency Department Length of Stay in Patients Being Evaluated for Pulmonary Embolism?
The Time-to-antibiotics Hospital Quality Pneumonia Metric Is Not Associated with Inpatient Mortality: Results of a Nationwide Cross-sectional Analysis
Real-Time Automated Body Temperature Surveillance and Reporting in the Emergency Department: A Practical Sentinel for Pandemics and Bioterrorism
Is Inadequate HIV Care Associated with Increased Emergency Department (ED) Utilization and Hospitalizations? A Prospective Study in HIV-Positive ED Patients
Patterns of Nasal and Extra-Nasal Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization in Emergency Department Patients
Rates of Undiagnosed HIV in Homosexual and Bisexual Male ED Patients
Association of Metformin Use with Hyperlactatemia and Mortality in Adult Patients Screened for Severe Sepsis
Factors Associated with Subsequent Linkage to Care in Newly Diagnosed HIV-1 Infected Patients Identified by Emergency Department (ED)-based Rapid HIV Screening Programs in Two Urban EDs
Making “Routine” Routine: A Novel Approach to HIV Testing in the Emergency Department
Validation of A Previously Reported Association Between Sepsis Syndrome and Organ Dysfunction with Mortality in ED Patients with Suspected Infection
Positive Blood Cultures in Patients Discharged from the Emergency Department
Absolute Lymphocyte Count in the Emergency Department Predicts a Low CD4 Count in Admitted HIV Positive Patients
Infants Less Than 3 Months of Age with Respiratory Syncytial Virus Have a Low Risk For Bacteremia or Meningitis
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome Criteria To Identify Low Risk Emergency Department Patients with Suspected Infection
Prevalence of Normal Inflammatory Markers in Pediatric Patients with Retropharyngeal Abscess
Use of E-mail to Increase Follow-up Rates in an ED-based HIV Testing Program
Emergency Department Visits for Asthma Exacerbations and Respiratory Infections During the 2005–2006 Influenza Season: A Retrospective Review Using an Electronic Medical Record
Association of Skin Temperature Gradient with Hyperlactatemia in Adult Patients with Suspected Infection
Odds of Testing for STD Co-Infection in NYC Public Hospitals: Roles of HIV Consent and PCP vs Care Limited to the ED
Sonographic Elastography but not Greyscale Imaging Lags Healing in Skin Abscesses
The Evaluation of Febrile Infants Less Than One Year of Age Between Emergency Medicine Physicians and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians
Collecting Blood Cultures Through Peripheral and Central Catheters Increases the Risk of Contamination
Rapid HIV Testing in Emergency Departments - Comparison of Results from Two Different Operational Programs in Inner-City and Urban Sites in Baltimore, Maryland
Patient Attitudes and Compliance While Wearing Surgical Masks to Prevent Disease Transmission
Is Morbid Obesity Associated with Severity of Skin and Soft Tissue Infection? A Pilot Study
A Novel Approach to Emergency Department HIV Testing - Conventional Testing Rapidly: 427 New Positives and 55,529 Tests in 16 Months
Effect of the H1N1 Outbreak on Emergency Department Rapid Flu Testing
HIV Testing in the Emergency Department: Pilot Testing and Qualitative Assessment of Patient Perceptions
Triggers in the ED: Identification of Patients with Abnormal Vital Signs Improves Time to Therapy
Prevalence of Proteus mirabilis in Skin Abscesses of the Axilla
Prevalence of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Colonization in a Random Sample of Emergency Department Patients as Determined by Ibis T5000 PCR ESI-MS PCR System
Accuracy and Feasibility of a Novel Approach to Emergency Medicine Text Processing of Emergency Department Chief Complaints
Outcomes Considered Most Important when Determining Emergency Department Patient Disposition - A Survey to Guide the Development of Clinical Decision Rules
Hemodynamic Time Series and Trends in the ED: An Exploratory Analysis in Acute Stroke Patients
Palliative Care Symptom Assessment in the Emergency Department: Validation of the Screening for Palliative Care Needs in the Emergency Department (SPEED) Instrument
Derivation of the Organ Donation Belief Index Using Modern Test Theory
Key Elements and Challenges in Introducing an Emergency Medicine Residency in Ghana
Creation and Implementation of a “Train-The-Trainers” Emergency Medical Training Course in Turkey
Epidemiology of Prehospital Obstetric Emergencies in India
A New Indian Pediatric Emergency Weight Estimation Tool: Prospective Population Specific Adjustment and Validation of the Broselow Tape
Characteristics and Outcomes of Prehospital Chest Pain Patients in India
Road Traffic Safety: Yerevan, Armenia
Can EKGs Be Transmitted Quickly and Reliably from the Field To the Emergency Department Using Smartphones?
Field Tissue Oxygenation Monitoring Predicts Mortality in Trauma Patients
Predicting Ambulance Time of Arrival To the Emergency Department Using Global Positioning Systems and GoogleTM Maps
Comparison of First Attempt Success Between Tibial and Humeral Intraosseous Insertions During Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest
The Effect of Point-of-Care Testing on Patient Management Decisions During Flight in a Rural Air Medical Transport Service
Paramedic King Airway Insertion Versus Endotracheal Intubation in Simulated Pediatric Respiratory Arrest
Bereavement Outcomes Associated with Family Witnessed Resuscitations in an Urban ED Setting
The Perceived Stress and Appropriateness of Simulated Death in Undergraduate Medical Education
Death in the Field: Teaching Paramedics to Deliver Effective Death Notifications
Effect of Linking a Simulated Failed Resuscitation to a Standardized Patient Interaction Involving Death Notification
The Effect of an ED Observation Unit Accelerated Diagnostic Protocol on Transient Ischemic Attack Patient Length of Stay in a University Hospital
Transient Ischemic Attack Stroke Prevention Measures in an ED Observation Unit Accelerated Diagnostic Protocol Are Comparable to Inpatients
Factors that Predict Positive Findings on a 64-Slice Coronary CTA “Triple Rule-Out” Protocol Performed on ED Observation Chest Pain Patients
Evaluating the Educational Impact of an Observation Unit Rotation for Emergency Medicine Residents on ACGME Core Competencies
Procedural Experience Among Incoming Emergency Medicine (EM) Interns
Integration of Sonography into the Medical School Anatomy Curriculum
Introduction of Focused Bedside Ultrasound Into the Medical School Physical Diagnosis (PD) Course
Transition to Life Curriculum -A Sendoff to the Real World for Graduating Medical Students
A Clinical Decision Rule to Identify Infants with Apparent Life-threatening Event Who Can Be Safely Discharged From the Emergency Department
The Hemodynamic Effects of Etomidate Over the First 24 Hours of ICU Care
Derivation of Clinical Prediction Rules for Severe Influenza Infection Incorporating Viral Loads for the Prediction of Hospitalization and Inpatient Length of Stay
Real-Time ED Information System Data Mining and Caregiver Notification Shorten Times to Key Interventions in Septic Patients
On-site Pharmacists in the Emergency Department Improve Errors
The Effect of Emergency Medical Services in the Care of Severe Sepsis Melanie Artho, Jonathan R. Studnek,
Effect of Therapeutic Hypothermia on Short-Term Neurological Outcome for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients with Asystole/PEA
Can EPs Use a Set of Guidelines to Quickly Identify Infections Caused by Resistant Organisms in Patients with Severe Sepsis and/or Septic Shock?
Contrast-Induced Nephropathy: Unrecognized Risk in Patients Discharged From the Emergency Department
Mandatory Formal Triage for Walk-in ED Patients Does Not Prevent Delays in Identifying Emergent Patients
Efficacy of Brief Interventions for Hazardous and Harmful Drinkers in the Emergency Department
Intussusception in Adults: What Predicts the Need for Surgical Management?
Ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase (UCH-L1): A Potential Serum Biomarker for Mild and Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury
Single-dose Etomidate for Intubation in the Trauma Patient
Violent and Fatal Trauma in Youth: Is There a Missed Opportunity?
Identification of Low-risk Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury and Intracranial Hemorrhage Who Do Not Need Intensive Care Unit Admission
Continuous Prehospital and ED Vital Signs Acquisition Identifies Increased Abnormalities and Alters TRISS Scores
Human Creatine Kinase Effect From Conducted Electrical Weapons
Optimal Fluid Resuscitation in Severe Pediatric Burn Injuries: A Pilot Study
A Comparison of Cervical Spine Injury Patterns in Patients Transported To the Emergency Department by EMS and Private Vehicle
Trauma in the Neighborhood: A Geospatial Analysis of Major Trauma Patients and Population Sociodemographics in Nine North American Sites
Injury Characteristics Associated with False Negative Focused Assessment with Sonography in Adult Trauma Patients
Trauma Outcomes and Insurance Status
Comparison of the Motor Component of the Glasgow Coma Scale Score with the Total Glasgow Coma Scale Score in Predicting the Severity of Injury in Trauma Patients
Clinical Heterogeneity in the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury at Level I Trauma Centers
Hospital Characteristics Associated with Mortality in Injured Patients in U.S. Trauma Centers
Prospective Evaluation of Biplanar and 3D Probe Technology in Trauma Ultrasound Imaging in the ED
The Use of the Revised Trauma Score as an Entry Criterion in Traumatic Hemorrhagic Shock Studies: Data From the DCLHb Clinical Trials
Standard Ring Cutters Are Ineffective for Removing Modern Hard Metal Rings
Using Home Location as a Proxy for Injury Location and the Implications for Trauma Planning
Management of Occult Pneumothorax: An Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine Review
Pregnancy and Maternal Trauma: Predictors of High Risk Behaviors and Assault
Prehospital Intubation and Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review
Analysis of Life-saving Interventions Performed by Out-of-Hospital Combat Medical Personnel
Reimaging of Head and Neck in Blunt Trauma Transfers: How Often Is There a Change in Initial Diagnosis?
Is There an Optimal Time From Injury for Laceration Primary Wound Closure to Minimize Wound Infection Rates?
Do Children and Senior Trauma Victims Need Alcohol Screening and Brief Interventions?
Relationship Between Annual Hospital Volume of Emergency Department Sepsis Cases and Sepsis Inpatient Mortality: A Nationwide Cross-sectional Study
Trends in Emergency Department CT Use and its Impact on Diagnosis and Hospital Admissions: 1996–2007
Increasing Attention to Communityacquired Pneumonia (CAP) Core Measures Was Not Associated with Increased Inappropriate Antibiotic Administration in Emergency Department (ED) Patients Admitted with Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Will Diversion of Less Urgent Patients Reduce Emergency Department Access Block?
Access to Primary Care as a Predictor for Unscheduled Return Visits to the Emergency Department Within 72 Hours: A Retrospective Case Control Study
Variability in Computed Tomography Utilization by Emergency Physicians in Three Urban Hospitals
The Association Between Hospital-Level Left-Without-Being Seen (LWBS) Rates and 90-Day Mortality Rates After LWBS
Assessment of ED Capacity in the Morning Using NEDOCS Accurately Predicts Overcrowding Later in the Day
Charge Awareness Among Emergency Medicine Physicians Influences Diagnostic Testing Orders
Prospective Validation of Relationship Between Inpatient Hospital Bed Occupancy and ED Overcrowding and Performance
The Effect of Hospital Census on Emergency Department Operations
Hallway Patients Reduce Overall ED Satisfaction Scores
Physician-led Care Team in Triage- A Golden Solution To Crowding
A Lean-based Process Redesign: Effect on Left Without Treatment (LWOT) Rate and Financial Implications -The SPEED Trial
How Do Medical Students Affect Attending Physician Productivity in the Emergency Department?
Does Fear of Malpractice Influence Risk Estimates and Admission Rates for Chest Pain Patients?
Influenza Vaccine Health Literacy and Attitudes Survey
National Overview of Boarding in Emergency Departments (NOBEDS) Part 1: Boarding Practices and Use of Strategies to Reduce Crowding and Boarding in U.S. Emergency Departments
Patients Presenting With Psychiatric Complaints Have Longer Emergency Department Lengths of Stay: Findings From the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
Physician Productivity and Satisfaction After Alterations in Patient Overflow Management
A Lean-based Process Redesign Intended to Expedite Patient Throughput Improves Door to Room Times and Decreases Patients at Triage
Randomized Controlled Trial To Improve Satisfaction in Emergency Department Patients Receiving Radiographic Imaging of the Extremities
Emergency Department Medication Reconciliation: How Reliable Are Patient-Completed Forms Compared To Pharmacy-Generated Lists?
The Relationship Between Health Insurance and Self-Reported Health Status in an Inner-City ED Population
Distribution of US Emergency Departments According to Annual Visit Volume and Urban-Rural Status - 2007
Ten Year Experience With Frequent Users in an Urban Emergency Department
Who Are the Children Leaving the Emergency Department Without Being Seen by a Physician?
Effect of a Nurse Rapid Intake Initiative on Patient Length of Stay and Satisfaction: A Project IMPACT Initiative
Emergency Department Consults: Assessment of Quality Measures Across Seven Hospitals
A Comparison of Resident and Physician Assistant Productivity in an Urgent Care Environment
Correlation of Physician Practice Experience With Admission Rates
Influence of Race on Hospital Admission for ED Patients over 45 with Chest Pain in the United States
Factors Associated With Ambulance Use in Patients Presenting To the Emergency Department With Acute Exacerbations of Bronchial Asthma
Demographic Data and the Effect of Electronic Discharge Instructions on 30-day Hospital Readmissions
Community and Hospital Determinants of ED Left Before Being Seen Rates
Age as a Predictor of Admission: A Linear Model
Redirecting Low-Acuity Pediatric Emergency Department Patients to a Hospital-based Federally Qualified Health Center
A Lean-Based Process Redesign to Expedite Throughput of Emergency Severity Index (ESI)-3 Patients Reduces the Percentage of Time Recommended Nurse to Patient Ratios Are Exceeded at Triage
Racial and Gender Differences in Troponin Ordering 1999–2008
Application of Statistical Process Control to Physician-Specific Emergency Department Patient Satisfaction Scores: A Novel Use of the Funnel Plot
Collaborative Patient Assessment: A Teamwork Tool to Improve Patient and Staff Communication in the Emergency Department
Crowding Does Not Adversely Affect Time to Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Acute Myocardial Infarction
Emergency Department Crowding Is Not Correlated With Time to Antibiotics in Septic Patients Treated with EGDT
Multidisciplinary Discharge Rounds May Reduce ED Overcrowding by Facilitating Hospital Throughput
Inpatient Length of Stay Calculations Are Altered When Midnight Is Spent in the Emergency Department
Insufficient Clinician Documentation of Significant Electrocardiographic Findings in Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department with Dysrhythmias or Conduction Disorders
Comparing Throughput of Physician Extenders in Various Volume EDs
Socioeconomic Disparities in the Knowledge of Basic Life Support Techniques
Effect of Physicians' Characteristics on the Risk of Admission Among Children Visiting a Pediatric Emergency Department
Difficult IV Access: Incidence and Delays in Care
HIV Test Type Preferences in an Urban Hospital Emergency Department
The Effects of Simplifying the Delivery of Vancomycin in Septic Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department
Are There Still Differences in Understanding Discharge Instructions after Utilizing a Language Interpreter Service?
Reducing Emergency Department Admit Bed-hold Hours Using the SAFECON High Census Early Warning System
National Overview of Boarding in Emergency Departments (NOBEDS) Part 2: Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of Patients Boarding in U.S. Emergency Departments
Solutions for “Opening the Back Door” of the Emergency Department to Speed Patient Arrival to Inpatient Beds
Perceptions of Specialty Consultation in Academic Emergency Departments: A Two Way Street
The Effect of a Brief Emergency Medicine Educational Intervention on the Number of Shifts Worked by Physicians in the Emergency Department
Differences in Delivery of Psychiatric Care After the Institution of a Dedicated Psychiatric Emergency Services Department
An Intervention to Improve Care and Reduce Costs for Medicaid Patients with Frequent Hospital Admissions: Effect on Emergency Department Use
Cost-Related Medication Non-Adherence Among Emergency Department Patients
Evaluation of Emergency Department (ED) Resource Utilization for Visits of Uncomplicated Alcohol Intoxication (UEtOH)
Lactate Clearance Predicts 28-Day Survival Among Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock
The Significance of Intermediate Range Blood Lactate Elevation in Emergency Department Patients with Infection: A Systematic Review
Serum Lactate Stratified by C-Reactive Protein for Mortality Prediction in Adult Emergency Department Patients Screened for Severe Sepsis
Computed Tomography (CT) Findings in Post Cardiac Arrest Patients
In vivo Measurement of Coronary Perfusion Pressure During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation by an Active Mechanical Compression-decompression Device (LUCAS) in a Porcine Model of Asphyxial Cardiac Arrest
Mortality Prediction Using the New Sepsis Staging Model PIRO in Patients Meeting Criteria for Early Goal-directed Therapy and the Severe Sepsis Resuscitation Bundle
Vascular Occlusion Testing as a Predictor of Future Need for Intensive Care Unit Treatment in Patients Admitted to the Hospital From the Emergency Department
Prognostic Value of Serum Zinc Levels in Critically III Patients
Relationship Between Hemoglobin Measured on Presentation and Neurologic Outcome in Cardiac Arrest Survivors Undergoing Therapeutic Hypothermia as Part of a Comprehensive Post-Resuscitation Program
Post-Cardiac Arrest Therapeutic Hypothermia Is Not Associated with Increased Bleeding in Coagulopathic Patients
ICU Care in Traumatized Adults: Mortality Variation Based on Age, Initial Blood Pressure, and Glasgow Coma Scale Score
Evaluation of Renal Function in Cardiac Arrest Survivors Undergoing Therapeutic Hypothermia as Part of a Comprehensive Post-Resuscitation Program
Comparing Methods of Community Consultation for Emergency Research that Qualifies for an Exception from Informed Consent: Initial Findings from the Community VOICES (Views on Informed Consent in Emergency Situations) Study
Factors Influencing Presence of Advance Directives in Geriatric Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department
Do Patients Want Informed Consent Prior To Undergoing the Radiation Risk of Computed Axial Tomography? An Emergency Department Survey
Simplifying the Assessment of Activities of Daily Living in Older ED Patients: An Exploratory Factor Analysis
Delirium in the Emergency Department Is an Independent Predictor of Hospital Length of Stay
Emergency Department-based Geriatric Screening Is Reproducible at Home
Emergency Department Geriatric Technician Case-Finding: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Driving Patterns of the “Old-old:” Results from the Second Injury Control and Risk Survey (ICARIS-2)
Epidemiology, Resource Utilization, and Diagnosis of Delirious ED Patients
Palliative Care Needs of Seriously III, Older Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department
Does Cognitive Impairment in the Emergency Department Affect the Accuracy of the History of Present Illness?
Do Race or Insurance Disparities Exist for Seniors Suffering Trauma?
Correlation of Emergency Department Urinalysis and Urine Culture Results in the Elderly
Simulation and Analysis of the St. Louis VA Medical Center Emergency Department
Increases in Emergency Medical Services Use Across the Life Span: Analysis of North Carolina's Comprehensive Emergency Department Database
Two Views of a Critical Transition: Hospital and Emergency Department Transfers among Nursing Home Residents: United States, 2004–2006
Variability in the Rate of Hospital Admission in Patients With Community-Acquired Pneumonia By Emergency Physicians in a Single Hospital Practice
Emergency Department Use of Nebulized Budesonide as an Adjunct to Standard Therapy in Acutely III Adults with Refractory Asthma: A Randomized, Doubleblinded, Placebo-controlled Trial
Comparison of VRI Patterns in Acute Asthmatic Patients and Non-asthmatic Patients in the ED
Pneumonia Core Measures Identify a Clinically Distinct Subset of Patients
How Have Stricter Documentation Rules for Diagnostic Uncertainty for Patients with Community-acquired Pneumonia (CAP) Affected Emergency Physicians?
Can a Brief Patient Education Session by a Clinical Pharmacist Reduce Emergency Department (ED) Asthma Re-Visit Rates?
Sensitivity and Predictors of Positive Lower Extremity Venous Duplex Ultrasound in the Setting of Pulmonary Embolism
Do All Alleged Pediatric Sexual Assaults Require Immediate Initial Emergency Department Evaluation?
Failure to Screen for Partner Violence Among Patients with Substance Abuse Presenting to the Emergency Department
How Often Is Domestic Violence Reported to the Police and Does Gender and Referral Source Matter?
Associations Between Social Support and Intimate Partner Violence Among African-American Women Seen in the Emergency Department
Can Pediatric Emergency Nurses Use a Modified Alvarado Score to Accurately Predict Appendectomy?
An Examination of Nursing Resources Required to Care for Severe Sepsis Patients in the Emergency Department (ED)
Triage Nurses' Counselling Influences Return Visits of Children Leaving the Emergency Department Before Being Seen by a Physician
Focused Ultrasound Simulation Training: An Assessment of Emergency Medicine Nurses' Confidence, Comfort Level, and Competency in Performing US Guided Vascular Access
Emergency Department (ED) Management of Patients with a Discharge Diagnosis of ‘Influenza’ in an Inner-city Academic Adult ED Before and During the 2009 H1N1 Pandemic
Emergency Department Screening for Influenza-like Illness (ILI): Real-Time Screening During the Novel H1N1 Pandemic
Hospital Employees' Concerns About the H1N1 Virus and Attitudes Towards Government Mandated Vaccination Programs
Experience in Handling of H1N1 Outbreak Visits in an Emergency Department
Economic Impact of Novel H1N1 Influenza on Hospitals: A Model
Pandemic Flu Dispatch Protocol Poorly Identifies and Improperly Risk Stratifies Flu Patients
The Effect of a Regional STEMI Transfer Protocol on Improving the Time to Primary Percutaneous Angioplasty
EMS or Hospital Process, a Determining Factor in Regionalization?
Statewide EMS Protocols: Opportunity for Regionalization and Standardization of Care
Developing a Statewide Emergency Medical Services Database Linked to Hospital Outcomes: A Feasibility Study
Publicity of Primary Stroke Center Status: Does It Affect the Time of Stroke Symptom Onset to Emergency Department Arrival?
A Feasibility Study for Linking Emergency Medical Services and Hospital Stroke Registry Quality of Care Data
Ventricular Fibrillation and Other Terminal Cardiac Rhythms in a Porcine Model of Asphyxial Cardiac Arrest
Factors Influencing Emergency Department Length of Stay for Patients Undergoing Successful DC Cardioversion for Acute Atrial Fibrillation: A Prospective Cohort Study
The Response to Emergent Scenarios Utilizing Simulation (RESUS) Training Program: The Effect of Multimodal Simulation on Dysrhythmia Recognition and Treatment Proficiency in Fourth-year Medical Students
Variation in Emergency Department Management of Recent-Onset Atrial Fibrillation and Flutter (RAFF)
One-year Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Electrical Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation in the Emergency Department: A Prospective Analysis
Marked Reduction in Emergency Department Length of Stay for Patients with Psychiatric Emergencies after Implementation of a Co-Management Model
A Lean-based Process Redesign Improves Length of Stay: The SPEED Trial
Novel Approach to Triage Decreases Left Without Being Seen and Average Length of Stay in Lower Acuity Patients
The End of Ambulance Diversion: Effects on Emergency Department Length of Stay and Workscore at an Urban, Academic Emergency Department
Rushing, Cheating, or Better Flow: Is the Ability to Meet the Four-Hour Throughput Target Associated With Increased Disposal Activity Just Before the Deadline?
The Effect of Diagnostic Triage Standing Orders on Emergency Department Treatment Time
Evaluation of Pediatric Foreign Body Ingestion: Are Nose-to-Rectum Radiographs Routinely Necessary?
Comparative Accuracy of Point-of-Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) versus Auscultation by Stethoscope for the Diagnosis of Pneumonia in Children
The Bronchiolitis Clinical Assessment Score as a Predictor for Admission in ED Patients with Bronchiolitis
External Validation of the Luscombe Pediatric Weight Estimation Formula
Rapid Identification of Blood Stream Infection Causing Bacterial Pathogens in Blood Using a Broad-based PCR Assay Coupled with High-resolution Melt Analysis
Effect of Blood Pressure Variance on Early Mortality After Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Towards Prevention of Acute Lung Injury: Identification of Emergency Department Patients At Risk
Compliance With a Sepsis Bundle Improves Mortality in Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Across an Integrated Regional Health Care System: A Multi-Hospital Study
The Effect of Attending Physician Schedule on Emergency Physician Burnout, Stress, and Job Satisfaction
Differences in Minority vs. Non-minority Physicians Reported Practice Challenges and Career Satisfaction in Emergency Medicine: Results from the ABEM Longitudinal Study
The Incidence of Emergency Physician Turnover: A Prospective Cohort Study Within the INSTINCT Trial
EM Faculty Teaching Scores Are Not Influenced By Clinical Productivity, Level of Experience, or Clinical Workload
CLEAR - A Systematic, Customizable Tool for Evaluating Academic Faculty
The Distribution of the H-Index Among Academic Emergency Physicians in the United States
Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy Predicts Organ Dysfunctions and Mortality in Sepsis
Association of Endothelial Cell Markers with Organ Function and Severity of Sepsis
Relationship Between End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide and Lactate in Emergency Department Patients With Suspected Sepsis
Use of ScVO2/Lactate Ratio at Emergency Department Discharge Accurately Predicts Mortality in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Patients
Proof of Principle: The Predisposition, Infection, Response, Organ Failure (PIRO) Sepsis Staging System
The Shock Index as a Predictor of Vasopressor Dependance in Patients With Severe Sepsis
Do Conducted Electrical Weapon Probes Carry Bacteria?
The Prevalence of Bacterial Contamination of Standard Versus Washable Keyboards in an Urban Emergency Department
Ultrasound Probe Contamination and Cleaning Strategies: Do We Care?
Prevalence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus in EMS Personnel
Detection of Cocaethylene in the Emergency Department Patients Tested Positive for Cocaine in Urine
Effects of Limiting Community Pseudoephedrine Supply on Methamphetamine-related Emergency Department Visits to an Urban Academic Emergency Department
In-Vitro Interference Between Dextromethorphan, Ketamine, and Venlafaxine with Urine Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicology Assays
Chronic Cocaine Use Is Not Associated With Development of Coronary Artery Disease
Outcomes of Patients Following a Negative Coronary Computerized Tomographic Angiography (CTA) in the Emergency Department
Relationship Between Prior Cardiac Catheterization Results, Emergency Department Disposition, and 30-Day Outcomes
The Retrospective Evaluation of an Accelerated Emergency Department Protocol with Outpatient Stress Testing in Low-risk Chest Pain Patients
The High False Positive Stress Test Rate in Emergency Department Chest Pain Patients
Patient Preference for Cardiac Diagnostic Testing
Lack of Utility of Stress Testing in Young Patients With Potential Acute Coronary Syndromes
Including Gender in Emergency Medicine Research
Electronic Versus Manual Data Processing in Out-of-Hospital Trauma Research: Validation of an All-electronic Approach
The Use of Delayed Telephone Informed Consent for Observational Emergency Medicine Research is Ethical and Effective
Development and Implementation of a Data Collection Instrument to Analyze FDA Adverse Event Reports
Assessing the Informed Consent Skills of Emergency Medicine Resident Physicians
Variations in Local Institutional Review Board (IRB) Responses to a Standard, Multi-center, Emergency Department-based Genetic Research Protocol
Recombinant Human Hyaluronidase-facilitated Subcutaneous Rehydration Therapy Compared With Intravenous Therapy in Infants and Children
Treating Headache Recurrence After ED Discharge: An RCT of Naproxen Versus Sumatriptan
Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing the “1+1” IV Hydromorphone Protocol to Usual Care in the Management of ED Patients With Acute Severe Pain
Combination of Analgesics for Pain Management of Children Presenting to the Emergency Department for an Acute Musculoskeletal Trauma
Randomized Clinical Trial of Alfentanil versus Propofol for Procedural Sedation in the Emergency Department
Inhaled Loxapine (AZ-004, Staccato Loxapine) for Rapid and Acute Treatment of Agitation in Patients with Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder
Bypassing Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients to Specialty Centers Results in Improved Survival
Cardiocerebral Resuscitation Improves Survival and Neurological Outcome From Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Ability of Emergency Medical System Providers to Use the Emergency Severity Index as a Triage Tool
Point-of-Care Visensia (Biosign) Index Predicts Life-saving Interventions in Prehospital Trauma Patients
The Effect of a State Wide Moratorium on Diversion on Ambulance Arrivals: A Level I Trauma Center Experience
Efficacy of Ultrasound-guided Upper Extremity Intravenous Cannulation by Emergency Department Nurses on an Inanimate Model
Short Versus Long Axis Approach to Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Intravenous Access: A Prospective Randomized Study
A Randomized, Controlled, Crossover Trial of Video Glasses as an Adjunct for Ultrasound-guided Vascular Access
Prevalence of Clinically Relevant Non-Thrombotic Findings on Lower Extremity Venous Duplex Ultrasound Examination: Implications for Bedside Compression Ultrasonography
Ultrasound Measurements of the Saphenous Vein in the Pediatric Emergency Department Population with Comparison to IV Catheter Size
Is the Long-axis (LA) View Superior to the Short-axis (SA) View in Ultrasound (US) guided Central Venous Access?
Ultrasound Evaluation of Cranial and Long Bone Fractures in a Cadaver Model
Bedside Ultrasound Measurement of the IVC Correlates to CVP
Title: Can Emergency Physicians Accurately Identify Appendicitis with Ultrasound?
Detection of CHF in Dyspneic Patients Using Focused Cardiac, IVC, and Pleural Ultrasound
Ureteral Jet Evaluation in the ED Diagnosis of Ureterolithiasis
Inter-rater Agreement in Evaluating Severity of Pulmonary Edema Using Bedside Ultrasound
Carbon Monoxide Administration Ameliorates Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Following Acute Experimental PE
Pulmonary Vascular Endothelial Cell Dysfunction During Experimental Pulmonary Embolism
Objectively Quantified Level of Dyspnea Is Not Associated with Large Clot Burden in Patients with Acute PE
Early Diagnosis of Acute Pulmonary Embolism Is Associated with Reduced Mortality
Validation of a Tool to Identify Emergency Department Pulmonary Embolism Patients Potentially Eligible for Outpatient Therapy
Risk Factors Associated with Delayed Diagnosis of Acute Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Department
Pulmonary Magnetic Resonance Angiography for Evaluation of Pulmonary Embolism
Effect of Adopting a Quantitative D-Dimer Assay on Imaging Utilization and Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism
Determination of Clinical Criteria to Rule Out Intracranial Abnormality in Patients Without Evidence of Trauma
Emergency Department Concussion Patients Are Significantly More Likely to Be Admitted at Trauma Centers and Teaching Hospitals in the United States
The Value of Mechanism of Injury in Predicting Severity and Outcome for Victims of Motor Vehicle Accidents
Can Patients with Blunt Abdominal Trauma and Normal Abdominal CT Scans Be Safely Discharged from the ED?
The Effect of Rapid Triage to a Closed Burn Unit on the Cost and Quality of a Burn Victim's Care
Repeat CT Imaging in Blunt Trauma Transfers: Is the Initial Diagnosis Any Different?
Delay From ED to OR in Trauma Patients: Don't Blame the Radiologist
Outcomes of Geriatric Trauma Patients at a Level I Trauma Center
Polymorphisms in the Beta-2-adrenoreceptor Predict Response to Inhaled Therapy in Latino Asthmatics in the Emergency Department
Characteristics of 8,937 Emergency Department Intubations: The National Emergency Airway Registry NEAR II
Comparison of Video Laryngoscopy With Traditional Direct Laryngoscopy for Endotracheal Intubation Using a Simulated Difficult Airway Model
Steroids for Back Pain: A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial
Characterization of Airway Device Cuff Volumes at Simulated Altitude
Analgesic Prescribing for Patients Who Are Discharged From an Emergency Department with Musculoskeletal Diagnoses
Assessment of Face-Mask Ventilation Using an Airway Simulation Model, Phase 2
The Respiratory, Metabolic, and Neuroendocrine Effects of a New Generation Electronic Control Device
Palliative Care Patients in the Emergency Department Treated for Breakthrough Pain Are Frequently Underdosed and Rarely Assessed for Response to Therapy
Use of Sedative Agents in Paralyzed and Intubated Emergency Department Patients, 2000–2006
Can EMS Personnel Effectively Ventilate and Intubate Using the SALT Airway Device in a Cadaveric Model?
Physiologic Stress from Unperceived Pain: The Change in Serum Catecholamines in Patients Undergoing Procedural Sedation in the Emergency Department with Propofol with and without Supplemental Alfentanil
The Effect of Environmental Factors on Endotracheal Intubation of the Simulated Helmeted Athlete
Diagnostic Accuracy of A Contemporary TnI Assay for Myocardial Infarction at 3 Hours of Serial Testing in Early Presentors to the Emergency Department With Chest Pain
Prospective Evaluation of the Diagnostic Accuracy of NT-proBNP in Dyspneic Emergency Department Patients
Association of Diabetes and Endothelial Cell Markers and Organ Function in Sepsis
Are Emergency Physicians Initiating Long-term Anticoagulation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and High CHADS Scores?
A Structured, Computer-order Entry Algorithm for Emergency Department Patients with Potential Ischemic Chest Pain Reduces Missed Diagnoses of Acute Coronary Syndrome and Decreases Unneccessary Admissions
Hemodynamic Changes Differentiate Acute Decompensated Heart Failure From Other Causes of Dyspnea
Performance of a Sensitive Troponin Assay in the Early Diagnosis of Acute Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Detectable Troponin Levels in Low-risk Patients Are Associated With Increased Risk for Acute Coronary Syndrome
Disparity of Care in the Acute Care of Patients With Dyspnea From Suspected Heart Failure
Accuracy and Quality of Clinical Decision Rules for Syncope in the Emergency Department: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Predictors of 30-Day Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Prior Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) or Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG)
Acutely Decompensated Heart Failure Patients With a Prolonged Inpatient Length of Stay Have Increased Microvascular Oxygen Extraction
Effect of an Emergency Department Directed Cardiac Catheterization Lab Activation on Door-to-Balloon Times and Functional Outcomes for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Utility of Uric Acid Levels in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Evaluation
Renal Dysfunction Increases Risk for an Adverse Cardiac Event in Observation Unit Setting
Which Patients Don't Receive Therapeutic Hypothermia Post Cardiac Arrest: One Hospital's Experience
Elevated Emergency Department Triage Blood Pressure as a Marker for Metabolic Syndrome in Patients With No Previous History of Hypertension
Opportunistic Screening for Previously Undiagnosed Pre-diabetes and Diabetes with Plasma Glucose in an Emergency Department Setting
Correlation Between the Results of Oral Health Screening Exams Done on Patients in the Emergency Department by Emergency Physicians and a Dental Hygienist
Using Hemoglobin A1c to Screen for Undiagnosed Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes in an Emergency Department Population
Prevalence of Poorly Controlled Diabetes in an Adult Emergency Department Population
Effectiveness of a Problem-targeted Distribution of Informational Materials Among African-American Women Screened in an ED Waiting Room via a Computerbased System
Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Teens at an Inner-city Emergency Department: Relationship with Violent Behaviors and Substance Use
Caffeinated Cocktails: Risk-taking Personality Does Not Fully Account For Increased Injury Risk
The Preventive Health Knowledge of Obtaining a Flu Shot in Queens, NY
Patient Understanding of Triage-Based Kiosks for Obtaining Opt-Out Consent for Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department
Home Telephone-related Fall Injuries in the Elderly Presenting to US Emergency Departments from 1998 to 2007
Processes of Care Are Not Affected by Performing Routine Opt-Out Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department
Runners' Training Profiles and Risk of Lower Extremity Injury: A Two Year Experience
The Relationship Between Knowledge and Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke
Use of Triage-based Kiosks for Obtaining Opt-out Consent for Rapid HIV Screening in the Emergency Department
Increasing Rate of Patients Who Are Homeless or Have Unstable Living Situations Presenting to the Emergency Department at an Urban County Hospital between 2007 and 2009
Suicide and Homicide Risk Related to Household Firearm Ownership and Manner of Storage
Pediatric Alcohol-related Injuries…Does Insurance or Race Matter?
The Sentinel Events Model: A Mixed-Methods Exploration of a Novel Model of Health Behavior Change
Interobserver Agreement in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Case Finding
A Simple Quick-Launch Dispatch Protocol Decreases Call Processing and EMS Response Times for Immediate Life-Threatening Calls
Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Survival Improves With Chest Compression Depth Exceeding the Guideline Recommendation
End-tidal CO2 as a Predictor of Survival in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Pediatric Educational Needs Assessment for Urban and Rural Emergency Medical Technicians
Are Paramedics Needed When Dispatched For Stroke Patients?
Wilderness Preparedness in High-Altitude Sojourners in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks
9–1-1 Lift Assistance After a Minor Fall: Pilot Study of Patient Outcomes With Police Officer First Responders
Variation in the Statewide Use of Prehospital Electrocardiography for Patients with Suspected Acute Cardiac Disease
Ethnicity and Age Differences Exist Among Prehospital Patients Receiving Morphine in Blunt Trauma
The Association Between EMS Response Interval and the Rapid Acute Physiology Score
Burn Bed Availability
Tactical EMS Programs: A Comprehensive Statewide Assessment
Prevalence of Hyperventilation in Intubated Patients with Closed Head Injuries in the Prehospital Setting
A Novel Approach to Evaluating the Implementation of a Prehospital Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Protocol Change
Pain Management Education Effect on EMS Provider Self-efficacy
EMS Providers Perceptions of Safety Climate and Compliance With Safe Work Practices
Factors Associated With Ambulance Use for Low-acuity Conditions in an Urban Emergency Department
Safety of Prehospital Single-Dose Fentanyl in Adult Trauma Patients
Can Trauma Registries Help Demonstrate Different Management Strategies of Polytrauma Patients?
The Increasing Rate of the Experience of Hunger Among Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department of an Urban, County Medical Center
Agreement on Disposition Between the Emergency Physician and Psychiatry Consultant in Emergency Department Psychiatric Patients
A Prospective Study of Occult Suicidality in the Emergency Department
Social Factors Affecting Super-Users at an Urban Emergency Department
Burden of Alcohol-related ED Visits 2002 - 2006
A Pilot Practice Change Project Evaluating Health Literacy in the Emergency Department
Approaches to Promoting Continuity of Care for Patients with Psychiatric Emergencies: A National Survey of Academic Emergency Departments
Effect of Creatine on Serum Creatinine
Classification and Regression Tree (CART) Analysis for the Prediction of Development of Severe Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) on Aconcagua
A Weather Model Predicting Heat Deaths Among US-Mexico Undocumented Border Crossers
Hypoglycemia Following Sulfonylurea Ingestions
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Supratheraputic INR in the ED: Incidence, Clinical Characteristics, Reversal, and Outcomes
Lack of Coagulopathy Following Copperhead Snakebites in an Adult and Pediatric Population
The Clinical Management of Acetaminophen Poisoning: Factors Associated with Hospital Length of Stay
Agreement Between Arterial And Transcutaneous pCO2 Measurement in Patients Undergoing Non-invasive Ventilation: A Pilot Study
Validating the Acute Heart Failure Index for Low-risk Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Decompensated Heart Failure
Applying the Boston Syncope Criteria to Near Syncope
Emergency Physican Survey of United States and Canadian Emergency Department Mangagement of Recent-Onset Atrial Fibrillation
Intensive Implementation Strategy of Treatment Guidelines for Pneumonia Increases Compliance with National Guidelines
Defining Optimal Cut-off Points in Febrile Children With Suspected Pneumonia
The Genetics of Warfarin Sensitivity in an Emergency Department Population With Thromboembolic Disease
Would the Addition of Genetic Testing Improve the Utility of Clinical Decision Rules for Pulmonary Embolism and Deep Vein Thrombosis?
The Effect of Sepsis Bundle Strategy on the Outcomes of the Patients Suffering From Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock
Factors Associated with Cervical Spine Injuries (CSI) in Children Participating in Sports and Recreational Activities (SRA)
Effect of Race and Insurance in Outcome of Pediatric Trauma
Interobserver Agreement in Clinical Assessment of Children With Blunt Abdominal Trauma
A Prospective Assessment of Practice Pattern Variation in the Treatment of Pediatric Gastroenteritis
Faster and Cheaper: Comparing an After Hours Clinic to a Pediatric ED
Prevalence of Trichomonas Vaginalis Infection in Symptomatic Adolescent Females Presenting to an Urban Pediatric Emergency Department
Effect of an Immunization Registry on FWS in Children Aged 6–24 Months Who Present to the Pediatric Emergency Department
Randomized Trial of the Collision Avoidance Training Program in Naive Teenage Drivers
Unusual Volumes, Typical Flu: A Comparison of the H1N1 Influenza Pandemic to Baseline Seasonal Volumes and Recent Influenza Outbreaks in the Pediatric Emergency Department
Parental Health Literacy and Asthma Education During an Emergency Department Visit: A Pilot Study
Development and Validation of Quality Metrics in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Are Parental Assessments of Pediatric Illness Acuity Accurate Compared to Nurse Triage Assessments?
Initial and Recurring Costs of Pediatric Preparedness Guidelines for Emergency Departments
The Relative Bioavailability and Pharmacokinetics of Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate for Injection Administered Orally Compared To Dexamethasone Oral Concentrate in Healthy Adult Volunteers
Variability in Hospital Admission Rates for Neonates (0–28 days) with Fever in North Carolina
Bacteremia in Febrile Pediatric Sickle Cell Patients in the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine 7 Era
Emergency Department Crowding and Time to Antibiotic Administration in Febrile Infants
Cervical Spine Injuries (CSI) in Children Sustained During Sports and Recreational Activities (SRA)
Lactate Levels as a Marker of Illness Severity in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients with Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Subsequent Mortality in Non-critical Infants Presenting with a First ALTE
The Accuracy of the Rapid Influenza Test in Children During the 2009 Influenza A H1N1 Virus Epidemic
Racial Disparities in Documentation of Sexual Histories Among Adolescent Females in a Pediatric Emergency Department
Long-term Effects of a Mock Code Curriculum on Pediatric Resident Education
Infection With Influenza Is Not Associated With Serious Bacterial Infections in Children Less Than 2 Years of Age
Hospital Characteristics Affect ED Outcomes for Children
Incidence and Recognition of Elevated Triage Blood Pressure in the Pediatric Emergency Department
Effect of a Standard, Computerized Order Set on Compliance With Current CDC Guidelines for the Treatment of Victims of Sexual Assault
Validation of a Web-based, Real-time Electronic Notification System to Identify Potentially Eligible Subjects for Emergency Department Research Studies
Quality of Neuroimaging Obtained Using a Cell Phone and Neurosurgical Transfer Decisions
Detecting Emergency Department Patients with Repeat CT Scans by Linking Databases from Nearby Unaffiliated Hospitals
Follow-Up Findings From an Ongoing Preventive Medicine Study: The New York Journal of Style and Medicine on www.nyjsm.com.
Difficult Airway Management in the Emergency Department: GlideScope Videolaryngoscopy Compared to Direct Laryngoscopy
Airway-Related Complication Rate as a Function of Number of Attempts During Tracheal Intubation in the Emergency Department
Comparison of Standard Direct Laryngoscopy versus Pediatric King LT-D in a Simulated Difficult Pediatric Airway
Utility of Bedside Ultrasound in the Prediction of Difficult Airway
Correlation of STEMI in Resuscitated, Non-traumatic Out-of-hospital Cardiopulmonary Arrest Patients with Initial Rhythm and Cardiac Catheterization Findings
Effect of Prehospital ECGs on Door-toballoon Time in ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction: First Year of Implementation in a County-wide STEMI Alert System
The Myeloperoxidase in the Diagnosis of Acute Coronary Syndromes (MIDAS) Trial
For Diagnosis of Acute Anterior Myocardial Infarction Due to Left Anterior Descending Artery Occlusion in Left Bundle Branch Block, High ST/S Ratio Is More Accurate than Convex ST Segment Morphology
Teaching Emergency Medicine Residents Transvenous Cardiac Pacing: Simulation Technology versus Traditional Methods
Use of High Fidelity Patient Simulation as a Resident Evaluation Tool
Implementation of a Lumbar Puncture Simulation Teaching Module
High-Risk Obstetric Delivery Scenarios: Benefits of Simulation Training of Rare but Critical Procedures for Emergency Medicine Residents
Clinical Observation Before the Decision to Obtain a Computed Tomography (CT) for Children with Blunt Head Trauma
Clinician Assessment versus a Prediction Rule for Identifying Children with Clinically-important Traumatic Brain Injuries After Blunt Head Trauma
Post Traumatic Seizures (PTS) After Blunt Head Trauma in Children
Clinical Presentations and Outcomes of Children with Basilar Skull Fractures After Blunt Head Trauma
Critical Care Bed Capacity in the United States: Implications for Pandemic Planning
Medical Errors Occur Most Often in ED Patients Admitted to ICUs
Effect of Process Flow Tool on Wait Times From Emergency Department to ICU
Critical Care Reimbursement in the Emergency Department: An Undertapped Revenue Source
Does the Initiation of Automatic Electronic Follow-up Increase Practice-Based Learning and Improvement in Residents Rotating Through an Academic Emergency Department?
The Effect of Level of Training on Emergency Medicine Residents' Health, Lifestyle, Wellness, and Professional Satisfaction
Emergency Medicine Resident Physicians Reported Satisfaction, Identified Stressors, and Well-being Activities: Results from the ABEM Longitudinal Study of Emergency Medicine Residents
Senior Teaching Resident Effect on Emergency Medicine Resident Learning
Is Confidence Everything? Insight into Residents' Self-Confidence and Medical Knowledge (MK) of Low-acuity (LA) Presentations
What Skills and Knowledge Are Important for Being a Successful Resident? What Do the EM Residents and Students Think?
Ultrasound-guided needle Aspiration vs Incision and Drainage in Skin Abscesses: Effect of MRSA
The LOOP Trial: A Randomized Prospective Study Comparing the Efficacy of a Novel Skin Abscess Drainage Technique versus Traditional Incision and Drainage in the Emergency Department
Effect of MRSA on Sonographic Characteristics of Skin Abscesses
Incision and Drainage: Does Size Matter?
Differences in the Quantity of Information Available to Emergency Department Providers During the Evaluation of Nursing Home Patients Based on Nursing Home Revenue Source
Four Brief Screening Instruments to Identify Cognitive Dysfunction in Older Emergency Department Patients
The Implementation of an Internet-based Communication Network for Information Transfer During Patient Transitions From a Skilled Nursing Facility to the Emergency Department
Should Seniors Be Considered for ‘Immediate’ Transport During a Disaster Simply Based on Age?
2010 Innovations in Emergency Medicine Education (IEME)
Sight for Sore Eyes: A New and Simple Model for Teaching Lateral Canthotomy
Thoracotomy Training Without the Live Animal - Development of a Pre-fabricated Fiberglass Torso for Training EM Residents on Multiple Invasive Truncal Procedures
Cadaveric Models for Training Emergency Medicine Residents in Ultrasound-guided Peripheral Nerve Blocks
Sending Video Feedback To Learners Is Easy and Inexpensive
Variation in Health Care: Recognition Is the First Step of Education-based Quality Improvement Category - Approaches To Evidence-based Learning
Deliberate Practice of Serial ECGs Taken From a Pediatric Emergency Department
Pandemic Flu Patient Surge Planning and Practice in a Virtual Environment
Novel Simulation Curriculum in Wilderness Medicine Training
Integrating Issues of Diversity and Health Care Disparities in an Emergency Medicine Resident Curriculum: A Novel Approach
A Novel Application of 2-Dimensional Computer Simulation for Clinical Decision-making
A Simply Constructed, Economical, and Reusable Task Trainer for Simulating Intracompartmental Pressure Measurements
BLAST: A Novel Presentation Format To Encourage Focused Rapid-Fire Knowledge Transmission
Resident Experience Mapping: A Novel Use of Graphical Analytic Tools and Electronic Medical Records for the Evaluation of Resident Clinical Experience
APLS: A Novel Adaptation for Emergency Medicine Residency Training
Development of a Low-Cost Transvenous Pacemaker Placement Simulator for Resident Training
Board Review Educational Bytes: One Tweet at a Time
Competency-based Video Modules for Educating Emergency Medicine Residents in Disaster Medicine
Use of Just-In-Time Training to Teach EM Physicians New Stabilization Techniques for Dental Avulsions and Fractures
Novel Risk Management-Focused Tool for Evaluating the Documentation of Emergency Medicine Residents
Faculty Blogging: An Innovative Approach To Teaching in the Web 2.0 Era