2015 Publications

Griggs CA, Weiner SG, Feldman JA. Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs: Examining Limitations and Future Approaches. West J Emerg Med. 2015 Jan;16(1):67-70. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2014.10.24197. PMID:25671011

Roseman DA, Schechter-Perkins EM, Bhatia JS. Treatment of life-threatening hyperkalemia with peritoneal dialysis in the ED. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Mar;33(3):473.e3-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.08.041. Case Report PMID:25241357

Duong DK, Oyama LC, Smith JL, Narang AT, Spector J. Medical student perceptions on the instruction of the emergency medicine oral case presentation. J Emerg Med. 2015 Mar;48(3):337-43. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2014.09.035. PMID:25453857

Weiner SG, Griggs CA, Langlois BK, Mitchell PM, Nelson KP, Friedman FD, Feldman JA. Characteristics of emergency department “doctor shoppers”. J Emerg Med. 2015 Apr;48(4):424-431.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2014.11.008. PMID:25638051

Wilcox SR, Seigel TA, Strout TD, Schneider JI, Mitchell PM, Marcolini EG, Cocchi MN, Smithline HA, Lutfy-Clayton L, Mullen M, Ilgen JS, Richards JB. Emergency medicine residents’ knowledge of mechanical ventilation. J Emerg Med. 2015 Apr;48(4):481-91. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2014.09.059. PMID: 25497896

Venkat A, Asher SL, Wolf L, Geiderman JM, Marco CA, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Otten EJ, Jesus JE, Kreitzer NP, Escalante M, Levine AC; Ethical Issues in the Response to Ebola Virus Disease in United States Emergency Departments: A Position Paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association, and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. American College of Emergency Physicians; Emergency Nurses Association; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Apr 22. doi: 10.1111/acem.12642. PMID: 25903144

Venkat A, Wolf L, Geiderman JM, Asher SL, Marco CA, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Otten EJ, Jesus JE, Kreitzer NP, Escalante M, Levine AC; American College of Emergency Physicians; Emergency Nurses Association; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. Ethical issues in the response to Ebola virus disease in US emergency departments: a position paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. J Emerg Nurs. 2015 Mar;41(2):e5-e16. doi: 10.1016/j.jen.2015.01.012. PMID: 25770003

Roseman DA, Schechter-Perkins EM, Bhatia JS. Peritoneal dialysis and potassium: pains and gains in ED-the authors’ reply. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Apr 23. pii: S0735-6757(15)00294-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.04.027. PMID:25940133

Carlson LC, Rogers TT, Kamara TB, Rybarczyk MM, Leow JJ, Kirsch TD, Kushner AL. Petroleum pipeline explosions in sub-Saharan Africa: A comprehensive systematic review of the academic and lay literature. Burns. 2015 May;41(3):497-501. doi: 10.1016/j.burns.2014.08.013. PMID: 25239846

Dwyer K, Walley AY, Langlois BK, Mitchell PM, Nelson KP, Cromwell J, Bernstein E. Opioid education and nasal naloxone rescue kits in the emergency department. West J Emerg Med. 2015 May; 16(3):381-84.doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.2.24909. PMID: 25987910; PMCID: PMC4427207.

Bernstein J, Cheng DM, Wang N, Trilla C, Samet J, Saitz R. Recreational drug use among primary care patients: Implications of a positive self-report. Ann Fam Med. 2015 May-Jun;13(3):257-60. doi: 10.1370/afm.1750. PMID: 25964404

Wachira BW, Tyler MD. Characterization of in-hospital cardiac arrest in adult patients at a tertiary hospital in Kenya. Afr J Emerg Med. 2015 Jun;5(2):70-4. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.afjem.2014.10.006

Nayak MB, Bond JC, Ye Y, Cherpitel CJ, Woolard R, Bernstein E, Bernstein J, Villalobos S, Ramos R. Readiness to Change and to Accept Help and Drinking Outcomes in Young Adults of Mexican Origin. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2015 Jul;76(4):602-6. PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4495078.

Uribe-Leitz T, Barmak LA, Park A, Howland J, Lee V, Lodato E, Driscoll C, Dechert T, Burke PA. Evaluating three methods to encourage mentally competent older adults to assess their driving behavior.J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jul;79(1):125-31. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000000695. PMID: 26091325

Woolard R, Liu J, Parsa M, Merriman G, Tarwater P, Alba I, Villalobos S, Ramos R, Bernstein J, Bernstein E, Bond J, Cherpitel CJ. Smoking Is Associated with Increased Risk of Binge Drinking in a Young Adult Hispanic Population at the US-Mexico Border. Subst Abus. 2015 Jul-Sep;36(3):318-24. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2014.987945. PMID: 25492554; PMCID: PMC4461552

Kue RC, Temin ES, Weiner SG, Gates J, Coleman MH, Fisher J, Dyer S. Tourniquet Use in a Civilian Emergency Medical Services Setting: A Descriptive Analysis of the Boston EMS Experience. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2015 Jul-Sep;19(3):399-404. http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/10903127.2014.995842 (doi: 10.3109/10903127.2014.995842) PMID:25665102

Torben K, Becker TK, Bartels S, Hansoti B, Jacquet GA, Lunney K, Marsh R, Osei-Ampofo M, Lam C, Levine AC, on behalf of the Global Emergency Medicine Literature Review Group. Global Emergency Medicine: A review of the literature from 2014. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Aug;22(8):976-84. doi: 10.1111/acem.12733. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Liu SW, Obermeyer Z, Chang Y, Shankar KN. Frequency of ED revisits and death among older adults after a fall. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Aug;33(8):1012-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.04.023.

Sheng A, Eicken J, Horton CL, Nadel E, Takayesu J. Interactive format is favoured in case conference. Clin. Teach. 2015 Aug;12(4):241-5.

Manasco AT, Linden JA. Does My Mother Really Need That Central Line? JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Aug 1;175(8):1267. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.2296.

Cherpitel CJ, Ye Y, Bond J, Woolard R, Villalobos S, Bernstein J, Bernstein E, Ramos R. Brief Intervention in the Emergency Department Among Mexican-Origin Young Adults at the US-Mexico Border: Outcomes of a Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Using Promotores. Alcohol Alcohol. 2015 Aug 4. pii: agv084.

Green TC, Dauria EF, Bratberg J, Davis CS, Walley AY. Orienting patients to greater opioid safety: models of community pharmacy-based naloxone. Harm Reduct J. 2015 Aug; 12(1):25. doi: 10.1186/s12954-015-0058-x.

Hoppe JA, Nelson LS, Perrone J, Weiner SG; for the Prescribing Opioids Safely in the Emergency Department (POSED) Study Investigators. Opioid Prescribing in a Cross Section of US Emergency Departments. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Sep;66(3):253-259.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2015.03.026.

Davis CS, Green TC, Zaller ND. Addressing the overdose epidemic requires timely access to data to guide interventions. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2015 Sep 1. doi: 10.1111/dar.12321. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26382016

Park TW, Cheng DM, Lloyd-Travaglini CA, Bernstein J, Palfai T, Saitz R. Changes in health outcomes as a function of abstinence and reduction in illicit psychoactive drug use: a prospective study in primary care Addiction 2015 Sep;110(9):1476–83. doi: 10.1111/add.13020. PMID: 26075702

Bernstein SL, Feldman J. Incentives to participate in clinical trials: practical and ethical considerations. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Sep;33(9):1197-200. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.05.020.

Shankar KN. Social Outreach in the Emergency Department: Are We Doing Enough? Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Sep;66(3):3412-2. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2015.04.034.

Derrington T, Bernstein J, Belanoff C, Cabral HJ, Babakhanlou-Chase H, Diop H, Evans SR, Jacobs H, Kotelchuck M. Development of a grouping tool to identify women of child-bearing age with probable substance use disorders: the explicit-mention substance abuse need for treatment in women (EMSANT-W) algorithm. MCH J 2015: 2015 Oct; 19(10):2168-78. PMID: 25680703

Boudreaux ED, Haskins B, Harralson T, Bernstein E. The remote brief intervention and referral to treatment model: Development, functionality, acceptability, and feasibility.Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Oct 1;155:236-242. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.07.014

Tahouni MR, Liscord E, Mowafi H. Managing Law Enforcement Presence in the Emergency Department: Highlighting the Need for New Policy Recommendations. J Emerg Med. 2015 Oct;49(4):523-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.04.001. Epub 2015 Jun 19. PMID:26095221

Stolz LA, Muruganandan KM, Bisanzo MC, Sebikali MJ, Dreifuss BA, Hammerstedt HS, Nelson SW, Nayabale I, Adhikari S, Shah SP. Point-of-care ultrasound education for non-physician clinicians in a resource limited emergency department. Trop Med Int Health 2015 Aug;20(8): 1067-72.

Fuster D, Cheng DM, Wang N, Bernstein JA, Palfai TP, Alford DP, Samet JH, Saitz R. Brief intervention for daily marijuana users identified by screening in primary care: a subgroup analysis of the ASPIRE randomized clinical trial. Subst Abus. 2015 Oct 9:0. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26453188

McGreevy J, Isaacs E, Marill K, Venkat A; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Ethics Committee. Ethical Decision-making in the Emergency Department. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Oct;22(10):1196. doi: 10.1111/acem.12758 PMID: 26390121

Purtle J, Rich JA, Fein JA, James T, Corbin TJ. Hospital-Based Violence Prevention: Progress and Opportunities. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Nov 3;163(9):715-7. doi: 10.7326/M15-0586. Epub 2015 Aug 25. No abstract available. PMID: 26301734

Howland J, Shankar KN, Peterson EW, Taylor AA. Savings in acute care costs if all older adults treated for fall-related injuries completed matter of balance. Inj Epidemiol. 2015;2(1):25. PMID 26457239

Sullivan RP, Baker WE, Byrne MW. Images in Emergency Medicine: Hockey stick deformity in rheumatic mitral valve stenosis. Ann Emerg Med. 2015. (In Press)

Sheng AY, Castro A, Lewis RL. Awareness, Utilization, and Education of the ACR Appropriateness Criteria: A Review and Future Directions. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015. (In Press)

Lewis RL, Sheng A, et al. Diagnostic Imaging in the Emergency Department: A Research Agenda to Optimize Utilization. Training, Education, and Competency. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2015. (In Press)

Bernstein J, Dorfman D, Lunstead J, Topp D, Mamata H, Jaffer S, Bernstein E. Reaching Adolescents for Prevention (RAP): The role of Pediatric Emergency Department Health Promotion Advocates. Ped Emerg Care. 2015. (In Press)

Cherpitel CJ, Bond J, Ye Y, Woolard R, Bernstein J, Bernstein E, Villalobos S, Ramos R.Outcomes in a brief intervention trial among Mexican-origin young adults in the emergency department: Intervention reduces binge drinking. Doi: 10.1093/alcalc/agv084. Alcohol Alcoholism. 2015. (In Press)

Kim TW, Samet JH, Cheng DM, Bernstein J, Wang N, German J, Saitz R. The spectrum of unhealthy drug use and quality of care for hypertension and diabetes. BMJ open. 2015. (In Press)

Jacobs, N, Bernstein J, Pelton S, Belizaire M, Goff G, Horanieh NB, Freund K. Brief client centered motivational and behavioral intervention to promote HPV vaccination in a hard-to-reach population: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Clin Pediatr. 2015. (In Press)

Howland J, Treadway N, Taylor A, Peterson AW. A statewide baseline inventory of evidence-based fall prevention programs for older adults. Inj Epidemiol. 2015. (In Press)

McGreevy J. In the Ethos of the Safety Net: An Expanded Role for Clinical Ethics Mediation. J Clin Ethics. 2015. (In Press)

Sena AC, Hsu KK, Kellogg N, Girardet R, Christian CW, Linden J, Griffith W, Marchant A, Jenny C, Hammerschlag MR. Sexual Assault and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Adults, Adolescents, and Children. Clin Infect Dis. (2015) 61 (suppl 8): S856-S864. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ786

Hayward AS, Jacquet GA, Sanson T, Mowafi H, Hansoti B. Academic affairs and global health: how global health electives can accelerate progress towards ACGME milestones. Intnl J Emerg Med. 2015. 8:45. doi: 10.1186/s12245-015-0093-0

Lewiss RE, Chan W, Sheng AY, Soto J, Castro A, Meltzer AC, Cherney A, Kumaravel M, Cody D, Chen EH. Research Priorities in the Utilization and Interpretation of Diagnostic Imaging: Education, Assessment, and Competency. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Nov 14. doi: 10.1111/acem.12833

Sheng AY, Breaud AH, Schneider JI, Kadom N, Mitchell PM, Linden JA. Interactive Learning Module Improves Resident Knowledge of Risks of Ionizing Radiation Exposure from Medical Imaging. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2015 Nov. doi: 10.1067/j.cpradiol.2015.11.002


Zane R, Kosowky J, Sheng A, et al. Pocket Emergency Medicine 3rd ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Chapters 4, 11, 14, 15, 16. 2014.

Kahn JH, OConnor RE. Retropharyngeal Abscess in Medscape. 2015 Feb. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/764421-overview

Tyler M, Schafer J, Dahn C, Jacquet G are the authors & editors of AFEM Presentation Bank – an open-access bank of Power Point lectures, designed to parallel the AFEM Curriculum and supplement emergency care teaching and learning. 2015 May. http://www.afem.info/resources/afem-curriculum/?id=73%20; To date, over 8,000 copies of the AFEM Handbook have been donated to clinical sites in 33 African countries.

Baker WE, Medzon R. Thoracic Trauma. In: Brown editor. Scientific American emergency medicine. Hamilton (ON): Decker Intellectual Properties; Sept 2015. DOI: 10.2310/7900.4352

Schneider JI, Olshaker JS. Aortic Dissection. Thoracic in Rosen and Barkin’s Five Minute Emergency Medicine consult, 5th Edition. Schaider (Ed.), Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2015.

Olshaker JS. Influenza in Harwood-Nuss Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, 6th Edition. Wolfson (Ed.), Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2015.

Kue R. “Cruise Ship, Airline and Resort Medicine” in EMS Medicine: Physician Practice and Medical Oversight. Derek Cooney (Ed.), McGraw-Hill Publishing. (In Press)

Kue RC, Dyer KS, Blansfield JS, Burke PA. Tourniquet use at the Boston Marathon. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Oct;79(4):701-2. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000000802. PMID: 26402550