It has been an incredibly productive few months at Highland! Here we highlight some of the exciting scholarly work from our community since July, from research publications to thoughtful articles! Congratulations to all authors.
Clattenburg EJ, Wroe PC, Gardner K, Schultz C, Gelber J, Singh A, Nagdev A. Implementation of the Cardiac Arrest Sonographic Assessment (CASA) Protocol for patient with cardiac arrest is associated with shorter CPR pulse checks. Resuscitation. 2018 Oct;131:69-73.
Frazee BW, Trivedi T, Montgomery M, Petrovic D, Yamaji R, Riley L. Emergency Department Urinary Tract Infections Caused by Extended β-lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae: Many Patients Have No Identifiable Risk Factor and Discordant Empiric Therapy Is Common. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2018 Oct;72(4):449-456.
Quinley KE, Chong D, Prager S, Wills CP, Nagdev A Kennedy S. Manual Uterine Aspiration: Adding to the Emergency Physician Stabilization Toolkit. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2018 Jul;72(1):86-92.
Trivedi TK, Glenn M, Hern G, Schriger DL, Sporer KA. Emergency Medical Services Use Among Patients Receiving Involuntary Psychiatric Holds and the Safety of an Out-of-Hospital Screening Protocol to "Medically Clear" Psychiatric Emergencies in the Field, 2011 to 2016. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2018 Sep;S0196-0644(18)31158-2.
Singh, A, Frazee B, Talan DA, Ng V, and Perez B. A Tricky Diagnosis. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2018 Oct;379:1364-9.
White DAE, Giordano TP, Pasalar S, Jacobson KR, Glick NR, Sha BE, Mammen PE, Hunt BR, Todorovic T, Moreno-Walton L, Adomolga V, Feaster DJ, Branson BM. Acute HIV Discovered During Routine HIV Screening With HIV Antigen-Antibody Combination Tests in 9 US Emergency Departments. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2018 Jul;72(1):29-40.
Wroe PC, Clattenburg EJ, Gardner K, Gelber J, Schultz C, Singh A, Nagdev A. Emergency department use of a mechanical chest compression device frequently causes unanticipated interruptions in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Resuscitation. 2018 Sept;S0300-9572(18):30880-3.
ACEP Now: Nagdev A, Brant-Zawadzki G, and Herring A. “The Block Bag” July 18, 2018.
New York Times: Goodnough A and Kang I. “At An Oakland Hospital, a New Way to Treat Opioid Addiction” Aug 20, 2018.
Lifeline: Breyre, A. “Why We Need a POLST E-Registry” Aug 2018.
ACEP Now: Thomas, B. “Don’t Let Bias Affect How You Treat Your Patients” Sept 19th, 2018.
ACEP Now: Luftig J, Mantuani D, Nagdev A. “How to Effectively Block An Acutely Fractured Distal Radius” Nov 4 2018.