Survey of over 1000 emergency physicians' opinions on the magnitude of problem caused by variable D-dimer threshold
Cost effectiveness analysis of clinical data from a randomized trial of quantitative pretest probability for patients with chest pain and dyspnea
This is a step-by-step guide in outline format to help health care providers set up an outpatient treatment protocol for PE and DVT in the emergency department setting using monotherapy oral anticoagulation.
A two-part review accepted (12-28-2014) for publication at Journal of Emergency Medicine. I and Chris Kabrhel attempt to define rational and safe standard in care for the evaluation of patients with possible pulmonary embolism in the emergency department.
Laboratory study done with post-doc Nathan Alves PhD characterizing the inhibition of a deletion mutant of plasmin (delta plasmin) with benzamidine derivatives. This knowledge is helping us design a carrier nanoparticle.
Outcomes of 105 ED prospective patients with VTE treated in our outpatient treatment protocol using rivaroxaban. Daren Beam first author
Case control analysis of VTE patients comparing 50 patients treated with rivaroxaban to 47 patients with LMWH-VKA. First author Zac Kahler.
Simple prediction rule for patietns at high risk of right ventricular dysfunction or overload after negative CTPA. Kline first author, supportive of strategy lead by Frances Russell to use cardiac ultrasound to detect untreated RV and LV dysfunction in the ED.
Survey of 116 emergency physicians about their attitudes, opinions and beliefs about outpatient treatment of PE