2016 Publications

McGreevy J. In the Ethos of the Safety Net: An Expanded Role for Clinical Ethics Mediation. Journal of Clinical Ethics. Winter 2015; 26(4):336-8.

Pare JR, Langlois BK, Scalera SA, Husain LF, Douriez C, Chiu H, Carmody K. Revival of the use of ultrasound in screening for appendicitis in young adult men. J Clin Ultrasound. 2016 Jan;44(1):3-11. doi: 10.1002/jcu.22282. PMID: 26178008

Bernstein J, Bernstein E, Hudson D, Belanoff C, Cabral HJ, Cherpitel CJ, Bond J, Ye Y, Woolard R, Villalobos S, Ramos R. Differences by gender at twelve months in a brief intervention trial among Mexican-origin young adults in the emergency department. J Ethn Subst Abuse. 2016 Jan 28:1-18. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26821181

Weiner SG, Horton LC, Green TC, Butler SF. A comparison of an opioid abuse screening tool and prescription drug monitoring data in the emergency department. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Feb.1;159:152-7. Doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.12.007. PMID: 26743334

Buch K, Nguyen T, Mahoney E, Libby B, Calner P, Burke P, Norbash A, Mian A. Association between cervical spine and skull-base fractures and blunt cerebrovascular injury. Eur Radiol. 2016 Feb;26(2):524-31. PMID: 26113246

Sheng AY, Castro A, Lewis RL. Awareness, Utilization, and Education of the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria: A Review and Future Directions. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Feb;13(2):131-6. Doi: 10.1016/j.acr.2015.08.026. PMID: 26499160

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. 2016 Mar;51(2):154-163. PMID: 26243733

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. 2016 Mar. PMID: 26999582

Min PK, Park J, Isaacs S, Taylor BA, Thompson PD, Troyanos C, D’Hemecourt P, Dyer S, Chan SY, Baggish AL. Influence of statins on distinct circulating micro RNAs during prolonged aerobic exercise. J Apple Physiol (1985). 2016 Mar;120(6):711-20. PMID: 26472872

Ryan KM, Nathanson AT, Baird J, Wheelhouse J. Injuries and Fatalities on Sailboats in the United States 2000-2011: An Analysis of US Coast Guard Data. Wilderness Environ Med. 2016 Mar;27(1):10-8doi: 10.1016/j.wem.2015.09.022. PMID: 26674142

Samuels EA, Dwyer K, Mello MJ, Baird J, Kellogg A, Bernstein E. Emergency Department-Based Opioid Harm Reduction: moving physicians from willing to doing. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 Apr;23(4):455-65. PMID: 26816030

Sullivan RP, Baker WE, Byrne MW. Young Woman with Syncope. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 Apr;67(4):557-62. PMID: 27015924

Stern RA, Seichepine D, Tschoe C, Fritts NG, Alosco ML, Berkowitz O, Burke P, Howland J, Olshaker J, Cantu RC, Baugh CM, Holsapple JW. Concussion Care Practices and Utilization of Evidence-Based Guidelines in the Evaluation and Management of Concussion: A Survey of New England Emergency Departments. J Neurotrauma. 2016 Apr. PMID: 27112592

Schwamm LH, Jaff MR, Dyer KS, Gonzalez RG, Huck AE. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 12-2016. A 49-Year- Old Woman with Sudden Hemiplegia and Aphasia during a Transatlantic Flight. N Engl J Med. 2016 Apr;28;374(17):1671-80 PMID: 27119240

Finch JAM, Chiampas G, Mutharasan RK, Contursi M, D’Hemecourt P, Dyer S, Troyanos C, Baggish A. Electrocardiogram utilization in the marathon medical tent. JACC. 2016 Apr;67(5):1638.

Stefanescu A, Monteleone P, Wood M, Troyanos C, D’Hemecourt, Dyer S, Rosenfield K, Baggish A. Heart disease on heartbreak hill; A typical acute coronary syndrome during the Boston Marathon. JACC. 2016 Apr;13(5):1148.

Saucier CD, Zaller N, Macmadu A, Green TC. An initial evaluation of law enforcement overdose training in Rhode Island. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 May. 1;162:211-8. Doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.03.011. PMID: 27020323

Marshall BD, Green TC, Yedinak JL, Hadland SE. Harm reduction for young people who use prescription opioids extra-medically: Obstacles and opportunities. Int J Drug Policy. 2016 May;31:25-31. Doi: 10.1016/j. drugpo. 2016.01.022. ONUDL 26919826. PMID: 26919826

Becker TK, Hansoti B, Bartels S, Bisanzo M, Jacquet GA, Lunney K, Marsh R, Osei-Ampofo M, Trehan I, Lam C, Levine AC; Global Emergency Medicine Literature Review (GEMLR) Group. Global Emergency Medicine: A Review of the literature from 2015. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 May. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 27146277

Dahn CM, Milne WK, Carpenter CR. Hot off the Press: Do emergency department-based predischarge educational interventions for Adult Asthma Patients Improve Outcomes? Acad Emerg Med. 2016 May;23(5):650-2. PMID: 27120501

Wilcox SR, Strout TD, Schneider JI, Mitchell PM, Smith J, Lutfy-Clayton L, Marcolini EG, Aydin A, Siegel TA, Richards JB. Academic Emergency Medicine Physicians’ Knowledge of Mechanical Ventilation. West J Emerg Med. 2016 May;17(3):271-9. PMID: 27330658

Palermo NE, Modzelewski KL, Farwell AP, Fosbroke J, Shankar KN, Alexanian SM, Baker WE, Simonson DC, McDonnell ME. Open access to diabetes center from the emergency department reduces hospitalizations in the subsequent year. Endocr Pract. 2016 Jun;[Epub] PMID: 27295016

Drainoni ML, Koppelman E, Mitchell PM, Schechter-Perkins EM. Why do patients refuse HIV test in the emergency department? Perspectives from a qualitative survey. Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services. 2016 Jun: Doi:10.1080/15381501.2016.1166091

Evans TI, Hadland SE, Clark MA, Green TC, Marshall BD. Factors associated with knowledge of a Good Samaritan Law among young adults who use prescription opioids non-medically. Harm Reduct J. 2016 Jul;13(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s12954-016- 0113-2. PMID: 27455957 PMCID: 4960738

Anderson ES, Lippert Sm Newberry J, Bernstein E, Alter HJ, Wang NE. Addressing Social Determinants of Health from the Emergency Department through Social Emergency Medicine. West J Emerg Med. 2016 Jul;17(4):49709. doi:10.5811/westjem.2016.5.30240. PMID: 27429706

Dworkis DA, Peak DA, Ahn J, Joseph TA, Bernstein E, Nadel ES. Reaching out of the box: Effective emergency care requires looking outside the emergency department. West J Emerg Med. 2016 Jul;17(4)484-6 doi: 10.5811/westjem.2016.5.30244. PMID: 27429705

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. 2016 Jul-Aug;45(4):258-64. PMID: 26657346

Manasco AT, Griggs C, Leeds R, Langlois BK, Breaud AH, Mitchell PM, Weiner SG. Characteristics of state prescription drug monitoring programs: a state-by- state survey. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2016 Jul;25(7):847-51. doi: 10.1002/pds.4003. PMID: 27061342

Davis CS, Green TC, Zaller ND. Addressing the overdose epidemic requires timely access to data to guide interventions. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2016 July;35(4):383-6. doi: 10.1111/dar.12321. PMID: 26382016

Reske-Nielsen C, Schlosser K, Pascucci RC, Feldman JA. Is it exertional heat stroke or something more? A Case Report. J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug51(2):e1-5 PMID: 27041490

Dahn CM, Manasco AT, Breaud AH, Kim S, Rumas N, Moin O, Mitchell PM, Nelson KP, Baker WF, Feldman JA. A critical analysis of unplanned ICU transfer within 48 hours from ED admission as a quality measure. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug;34(8):1505-10. PMID: 27241571

Jung CF, Breaud AH, Sheng AY, Byrne MW, Muruganandan KM, Dhanani M, Leo MM. Delphi Method validation of a procedural performance checklist for insertion of an ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug; (Epub ahead of print) PMID: 27645813

Nelson M, Abdi A, Adhikari S, Boniface M, Bramante RM, Egan DJ, Fields JM, Leo MM, Liteplo AS, Liu R, Nomura JT, Pigott DC, Raio CC, Ruskis J, Strony R, Thom C, Lewiss RE. Goal Directed Focused Ultrasound Milestones Revised: A Multi-organizational Consensus. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 Aug 13. doi: 10.1111/acem.13069. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27520068

Ellison J, Walley AY, Feldman JA, Bernstein E, Mitchell PM, Kopelman EA, Drainoni ML. Identifying patients for overdose prevention with ICD-9 classification in the emergency department, Massachusetts, 2013-2014. Public Health Rep 0033354916661981. First published August 2016. Doi:10.1177/0033354916661981

Rybarczyk MM, Schafer JM, Elm CM, Sarvepalli S, Vaswani PA, Balhara KS, Carlson LC, Jacquet GA. Prevention of burn injuries in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review. Burns. 2016 Sep;42(6):1183-92. doi: 10.1016/j.burns.2016.04.014. PMID: 27161088

Lim JK, Bratberg JP, Davis CS, Green TC, Walley AY. Prescribe to Prevent: Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Rescue Kits for Prescribers and Pharmacists. J Addict Med. 2016 Sep-Oct;10(5):300- 8. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000223. PMID: 27261669

Wijesekera O, Reed A, Chastain PS, Biggs S, Clark EG, Kole T, Chakrapani AT, Ashish N, Rajhans P, Breaud AH, Jacquet GA. Epidemiology of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Utilization in Four Indian Emergency Departments. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Sep. 19:1-5. (Epub ahead of print) PMID: 27640552

Linnstaedt SD, Hu J, Liu AY, Soward AC, Bollen KA, Wang HE, Hendry PL, Zimny E, Lewandowski C, Velilla MA, Damiron K, Pearson C, Domeier R, Kaushik S, Feldman J, Rosenberg M, Jones J, Swor R, Rathlev N, McLean SA. Methodology of AA CRASH: a prospective observational study evaluating the incidence and pathogenesis of adverse post-traumatic sequelae in African-Americans experiencing motor vehicle collision. BMJ Open. 2016 Sep;6(9): e012222. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016- 012222. PMID: 27601501

Sjogren AR, Leo MM, Feldman J. Gwinn JT. Image Segmentation and Machine Learning for the Detection of Abdominal Free Fluid in FAST Exams: A Pilot Study. J Ultrasound Med. 2016;35:e43-e51. doi:10.7863/ultra.15.11017

Green TC, Gilbert M. Counterfeit Medications and Fentanyl. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Oct 1;176(10):1555-1557. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.4310. PMID: 27533891

Doe-Simkins M, Banta-Green C, Davis CS, Green TC, Walley AY. Comments on Strang et al. (2016): 'Clinical provision of improvised nasal naloxone without experimental testing and without regulatory approval: imaginative shortcut or dangerous bypass of essential safety procedures?' Addiction. 2016 Oct;111(10):1879-80. doi:10.1111/add.13399. PMID: 27412451

Van Meter M, Williams M, Banuelos R, Carlson P, Schneider JI, Shy BD, Babcock C, Spencer M, Chathampally Y. Does the National Resident Match Program Rank List Predict Success in Emergency Medicine Residency Programs? J Emerg Med. 2016 Sep; pii: S0736-4679(16)30387- 0. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2016.06.059. PMID: 27692649

Walley AY, Green TC. Mainstreaming Naloxone through Coprescription to Patients Receiving Long-Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Aug;165(4):292-3. doi: 10.7326/M16-1348. Epub 2016 Jun 28. No abstract available. PMID: 27367047

Clark EG, Watson J, Leemann A, Breaud AH, Feeley FG, Wolff J, Kole T, Jacquet GA. Acute care needs in an Indian emergency department: A retrospective analysis. World J Emerg Med. 2016;7(3):191-5. PMID: 27547278

Jacquet GA, Kirsch T, Durrani A, Sauer L, Doocy S. Health Care Access and Utilization after the 2010 Pakistan Floods. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Oct;31(5):485-91. PMID: 27573278

Palermo NE, Modzelewski KL, Farwell AP, Fosbroke J, Shankar KN, Alexanian SM, Baker WE, Simonson DC, McDonnell ME. Open Access to Diabetes Center from the Emergency Department Reduces Hospitalizations in the Subsequent Year. Endocrine Practice. 2016 Oct; 22(10):1161-69. PMID: 27732094

Hern HG, Wills CP, Alter HJ, Bowman SH, Burns BD, Loyd J, Schneider JI, Yarris LM. Residency Applicant Preferences of Online Systems for Scheduling Interviews. J Grad Med Educ. 2016 Dec.

Wijesekera O, Reed A, Chastain PS, Biggs S, Clark EG, Kole T, Chakrapani AT, Ashish N, Rajhans P, Breaud AH, Jacquet GA. Epidemiology of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Utilization in Four Indian Emergency Departments. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016 Dec; 31(6): 675-679. PMID: 27640552.


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

Suicide Prevention Resource Center. (2015). (Bernstein E. Consensus Panel Member). Caring for adult patients with suicide risk: A consensus guide for emergency departments. Waltham, MA: Education Development Center, Inc. available at www.sprc.org/ed-guide

Bernstein E, Bernstein J, Weiner S, D’Onofrio G: Substance Use Disorders Chapter 292: In Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski JS, Ma OJ, Yealy D, Meckler GD, Cline DM. Eds. Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine: Comprehensive Study Guide 8th Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill. 2015

Shankar KN, Magauran BG Jr, Kahn JH eds. Geriatric Emergencies. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2016 Aug;34(3):xvii-xviii. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2016.06.001. PMID: 27475023

Kahn JH, Magauran BG Jr, Olshaker JS, Shankar KN. Current Trends in Geriatric Emergency Medicine. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2016 Aug;34(3):435-52. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2016.04.014. Review. PMID: 27475008

Reske-Nielsen C, Medzon R. Geriatric Trauma. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2016 Aug;34(3):483-500. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2016.04.004. Review. PMID: 27475011

Nentwich LM, Grimmnitz B. Neurologic Emergencies in the Elderly. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2016 Aug;34(3):575-99. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2016.04.004. Review. PMID: 27475016

Nentwich LM. Diagnosis of Acute Ischemic Stroke. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2016 Nov;34(4):837-59.

Kue R. in Cooney’s EMS Medicine. Special Operations in Disaster Medicine. Ch: 73 Cruise Ship, Airline and Resort Medicine. Derek Cooney (Ed). Nesw York: McGraw-Hill. 2016. ISBN 978-0-07-177564-9