Recent Faculty Publications

Updated December 2017

Articles

2018

  • Koch RA, Tomaszewski CA. Scombroid Poisoining. Critical Decisions 32(1):24, 2018.

2017

  • Alfaraj DN, Vilke GM. Tripartite Fracture of the Ulnar Sesamoid Bone of the Thumb. J Emerg Med. 2017 Nov;53(5):758-759.
  • Beri N, Marston NA, Daniels LB, Nowak RM, Schreiber D, Mueller C, Jaffe A, Diercks DB, Wettersten N, DeFilippi C, Peacock WF, Limkakeng AT, Anand I, McCord J, Hollander JE, Wu AH, Apple FS, Nagurney JT, Berardi C, Cannon CM, Clopton P, Neath SX, Christenson RH, Hogan C, Vilke G, Maisel A. Necessity of hospitalization and stress testing in low risk chest pain patients. Am J Emerg Med. 2017 Feb;35(2):274-280.
  • Blewer AL, Ibrahim SA, Leary M, Dutwin D, McNally B, Anderson ML, Morrison LJ, Aufderheide TP, Daya M, Idris AH, Callaway CW, Kudenchuk PJ, Vilke GM, Abella BS. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Disparities in the United States. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 May 17;6(5). 
  • Carstairs SD, Koh C, Qian L, Qozi M, Seivard G, Cantrell FL.  Sticky situations: cyanoacrylate exposures reported to a poison control system.  Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2017 May 23:1-3. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Carstairs SD, Kwek W.  Shipboard trauma care in the Republic of Singapore Navy: Lessons learned from Exercise CARAT 2015.  (Oral presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Chin W, Joo E, Popa D, Covington D, Ninokawa S. Efficacy of the U.S. Navy Treatment Tables in Treating DCS in 103 Cases. Undersea Hyperb Med. Accepted 2017
  • Chidi OO, Perman SA, Ginde AA. Characteristics of Short-stay Critical Care Admissions from Emergency Departments in Maryland. Academy of Emergency Medicine. 2017 Mar 21. doi: 10.1111/acem.13188. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Clark AT, Clark RF, Cantrell FL. A Retrospective Review of the Presentation and Treatment of Stingray Stings Reported to a Poison Control System. Am J Ther. 2017 Mar/Apr;24(2):e177-e180. 
  • Corbett B, Tomaszewski C: Volatile substance abuse. Critical Decisions 31(7);24, 2017.
  • Coyne CJ, Le V, Brennan JJ, Castillo EM, Shatsky RA, Ferran K, Brodine S, Vilke GM. Application of the MASCC and CISNE Risk-Stratification Scores to Identify Low-Risk Febrile Neutropenic Patients in the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Jun;69(6):755-764.
  • Evans CS, Platts-Mills TF, Fernandez AR, Grover JM, Cabanas JG, Patel MD, Vilke GM, Brice JH. Repeated Emergency Medical Services Use by Older Adults: Analysis of a Comprehensive Statewide Database. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 70(4). doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.03.058 
  • Granata RT, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Safety of deferred CT imaging of intoxicated patients presenting with possible traumatic brain injury. Am J Emerg Med. 2017 Jan;35(1):51-54
  • Henderson GS, Carstairs SD.  Initial experience with a transgender service member in the U.S. Marine Corps.  (Oral presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Koch R, Tomaszewski C: Ciguatera Poisoning. Critical Decisions 31 (8):24, 2017.
  • Kudenchuk PJ, Leroux BG, Daya M, Rea T, Vaillancourt C, Morrison LJ, Callaway CW, Christenson J, Ornato JP, Dunford JV, Wittwer L, Weisfeldt ML, Aufderheide TP, Vilke GM, Idris AH, Stiell IG, Colella MR, Kayea T, Egan D, Desvigne-Nickens P, Gray P, Gray R, Straight R, Dorian P; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Investigators. Antiarrhythmic Drugs for Nonshockable-Turned-Shockable Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: The ALPS Study (Amiodarone, Lidocaine, or Placebo). Circulation. 2017 Nov 28;136(22):2119-2131.
  • Lasoff DR, Koh CH, Corbett B, Minns AB, Cantrell FL. Loperamide Trends in Abuse and Misuse Over 13 Years: 2002–2015. Pharmacotherapy: The Journal of Human Pharmacology and Drug Therapy. 2017;37:249-53.
  • Leung A, Zun L, Nordstrom K, Wilson MP. Psychiatric Emergencies for Physicians: Clinical Management and Approach to Distinguishing Pheochromocytoma From Psychiatric and Thyrotoxic Diseases in the Emergency Department. J Emerg Med. 2017 Nov;53(5):712-716.
  • Li, K, Lasoff DR, Smollin C, and Ly B. "Perampanel overdose causing a prolonged dissociated state." In CLINICAL TOXICOLOGY, 2017;55:436-437
  • Masom C, Tomaszewski C: Tricyclic Antidepressants. Critical Decisions 31(11):24, 2017.
  • McMillan ZM, Tainter CR. An Improvement on Central Line Dressings Using an "Omental" Technique. Anesth Analg. 2017 May;124(5):1739.
  • Meurer WJ, Barth BE, Gaddis G, Vilke GM, Lam SH. Rapid Systematic Review: Intra-Arterial Thrombectomy ("Clot Retrieval") for Selected Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke. J Emerg Med. 2017 Feb;52(2):255-261.
  • Murphy, C. E., Raja, A. S., Baumann, B. M., Medak, A. J., Langdorf, M. I., Nishijima, D. K., . . . Rodriguez, R. M. (2017). Rib Fracture Diagnosis in the Panscan Era. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 70(6), 904 909.doi:10.1016/ j.annemergmed. 2017.04.011
  • Nene RV, Coyne CJ. Management of Cancer-Associated Venous Thromboembolism in the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Jun;69(6):768-776. 
  • Pasic J, Zarkowski P, Nordstrom K, Wilson MP. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Management of Cocaine-Related Presentations. J Emerg Med. 2017 Sep;53(3):383-387.
  • Pepa PA, Lee KC, Huynh HE, Wilson MP. Safety of Risperidone for Acute Agitation and Alcohol Intoxication in EmergencyDepartment Patients. J Emerg Med. 2017 Oct;53(4):530-535.
  • Perry A, Neath SX, Kreshak A, Malone M. Assessment of the dementia patients in the emergency department. "Geriatric Fast Facts".  Medical College of Wisconsin, n.d. Web. 05 Dec 2017
  • Perry A, Neath SX, Kreshak A, Malone M.  Creating a dementia-friendly emergency department.  "Geriatric Fast Facts". Medical College of Wisconsin, n.d. Web. 05 Dec 2017
  • Pokrajac N, Corbett-Detig J, Ly BT. Computed Tomography Imaging and Risk Factors for Clinically Important Diagnoses in Patients Presenting with Flank Pain. J Emerg Med. 2017 Jan;52(1):98-100.
  • Popa, DA and Binkley, MD. Hyperbaric Medicine Literature Highlights presented at the UHMS ASM Meeting June 2017 in Naples, Florida. ACEP Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Newsletter. 2017 Sep
  • Popa D, Chin W, Huchim-Lara O, Grover I. Spinal decompression sickness in an artisanal diving fisherman in Yucatán, Mexico: a case report. Undersea Hyperb Med. 2017 Sept-Oct;44(5):415-419.
  • Puening SE, Wilson MP, Nordstrom K. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Management of Benzodiazepine Withdrawal. J Emerg Med. 2017 Jan;52(1):66-69.
  • Reinders M, Wardi G, Bettencourt R, Bouland D, Bazick J, Mendler M, Vodkin I, Kalmaz D, Savides T, Brenner D, Sell R, Loomba R. "Increased Risk of Death, in Hospital and Outside the Intensive Care Unit, for Patients with Cirrhosis After Cardiac Arrest." Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2017.
  • Riddle M, Tomaszewski C: Buproprion Overdose. Critical Decisions 31 (9):24, 2017.
  • Ross, D. L., & Vilke, G. M. (2017). Guidelines for investigating officer-involved shootings, arrest-related deaths, and deaths in custody. New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Schneir A, Metushi IG, Sloane C, Benaron DJ, Fitzgerald RL. Near death from a novel synthetic opioid labeled U-47700: emergence of a new opioid class. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2017 Jan;55(1):51-54
  • Seethala RR, Blackney K, Hou P, Kaafarani HMA, Yeh DD, Aisiku I, Tainter C, deMoya M, King D, Lee J. The Association of Age With Short-Term and Long-Term Mortality in Adults Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. J Intensive Care Med. 2017 Oct;32(9):554-558
  • Sell RE, Meier A, Sundararajan R, Beitler JR. Leadership in Medical Emergencies Is "Highly Teachable". Crit Care Med. 2017emcastillo Dec;45(12):e1300-e1301.
  • Sherwin R, Winters ME, Vilke GM, Wardi G. Does Early and Appropriate Antibiotic Administration Improve Mortality in Emergency Department Patients with Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock? J Emerg Med. 2017 Oct;53(4):588-595.
  • Starks MA, Schmicker RH, Peterson ED, May S, Buick JE, Kudenchuk PJ, Drennan IR, Herren H, Jasti J, Sayre M, Stub D, Vilke GM, Stephens SW, Chang AM, Nuttall J, Nichol G; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC). Association of Neighborhood Demographics With Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Treatment and Outcomes: Where You Live May Matter. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Oct 1;2(10):1110-1118.
  • Stuck AR, Wilson MP, Chalmers CE, Lucas J, Sarkin A, Choi K, Center K. Health Care Usage and Suicide Risk Screening within 1 Year of Suicide Death. J Emerg Med. 2017 Dec;53(6):871-879.
  • Stuck AR, Crowley C, Killeen J, Castillo EM. National Survey of Emergency Physicians Concerning Home-Based Care Options as Alternatives to Emergency Department-Based Hospital Admissions. J Emerg Med. 2017 Nov;53(5):623-628.
  • Stuck A, Crowley C, Martinez T, Wittgrove A, Brennan JJ, Chan TC, Castillo EM. Perspectives on Home-based Healthcare as an Alternative to Hospital Admission after Emergency Treatment. West J Emerg Med, West J 2017;18(4):761-769.
  • Sun C, Tomaszewski C: Carisoprodol Poisoning. Critical Decisions 31(12):24, 2017
  • Tainter CR, Nguyen AP, Pollock KA, O'Brien EO, Lee J, Schmidt U, Jahanasouz F, Owens RL, Meier A. The impact of a daily "medication time out" in the Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Critical Care, 2017.
  • Tainter CR, Wong NL, Cudemus-Deseda GA, Bittner EA. The "Flipped Classroom" Model for Teaching in the ICU: Rationale, Practical Considerations and an Example of Successful Implementation. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine. 2017 Mar;32(3):187-196
  • Tainter CR, Gentges JA, Thomas SH, Burns BD. Can Emergency Medicine Residents Predict Cost of Diagnostic Testing? West J Emerg Med. 2017 Jan;18(1):159-162.
  • Tolia V, Castillo E, Guss D. EDTITRATE (Emergency Department Telemedicine Initiative to Rapidly Accommodate in Times of Emergency). J Telemed Telecare. 2017;23(4):484-488.
  • Tomaszewski C: Hydrogen sulfide poisoning. Critical Decisions 31 (10);24, 2017. 
  • Wardi G, Wali A, Villar J, Tolia V, Tomaszewski C, Sloane C, Fedullo P, Beitler J, Nolan M, Lasoff D, Sell R. "Unexpected intensive care transfer of admitted patients with severe sepsis." Journal of Intensive Care. 2017.
  • Wardi G, Villar J, Nguyen T, Vyas A, Pokrajac N, Minokadeh A, Lasoff D, Tainter C, Beitler JR, Sell RE. Factors and outcomes associated with inpatient cardiac arrest following emergent endotracheal intubation. Resuscitation. 2017 Dec;121:76-80.
  • Wardi G, Wouden J, Thomas JE, Sweeney DA. A Patient with a Subarachnoid Hemorrhage After Endovascular Coiling and a Malfunctioning Ventriculostomy. Chest. 2017 Apr;151(4):e81-e84.
  • Wardi G, Wali AR, Villar J, Tolia V, Tomaszewski C., Sloane C, Fedullo P, Beitler JR, Nolan M, Lasoff D, Sell RE. Unexpected intensive care transfer of admitted patients with severe sepsis. Journal of Intensive Care. 2017 Dec;5(1):43.
  • Wilson MP, Nordstrom K, Hopper A, Porter A, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Risperidone in the Emergency Setting is Associated with More Hypotension in Elderly Patients. J Emerg Med. 2017 Nov;53(5):735-739.
  • Winters M. E., Sherwin R., Vilke G. M., & Wardi G. What is the Preferred Resuscitation Fluid for Patients with Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock? The Journal of emergency medicine, 2017 Dec;53(6):928-939.
  • Winters ME, Sherwin R, Vilke GM, Wardi G. What is the Preferred Resuscitation Fluid for Patients with Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock? J Emerg Med. 2017 Dec;53(6):928-939.
  • Winters ME, Sherwin R, Vilke GM, Wardi G. Does Early Goal-Directed Therapy Decrease Mortality Compared with Standard Care in Patients with Septic Shock? J Emerg Med. 2017 Mar;52(3):379-384.

2016

  • Abraham MK, Perkins J, Vilke GM, Coyne CJ. Influenza in the Emergency Department: vaccination, diagnosis, and treatment: Clinical Practice paper Approved by American Academy of Emergency Medicine Clinical Guidelines Committee. J Emerg Med. 2016;50(3):536-542.
  • Allen CH, Anders J, Ishimine P, Roskind C, Shook J; PEM Fellowship Directorsʼ Writing Group. Essentials of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Part 7: Careers in PEM. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Nov;32(11):807-811.
  • Anderson RJ, Corbett B, Ly BT. A Case of Acute Pericarditis Following Intravenous Injection of Crushed Morphine Tablets. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2016 Nov-Dec;48(5):355-358. 
  • Arora S, Ford K, Terp S, Abramson T, Ruiz R, Camilon M, Coyne CJ, Lam CN, Menchine M, Burner E. Describing the evolution of mobile technology usage for Latino patients and comparing findings to national mHealth estimates. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2016 Sep;23(5):979-83.
  • Cantrell L, Wardi G, O'Connell C. Propofol Use for Toxin-Related Seizures. Pharmacotherapy. 2016 May 6. 
  • Carstairs SD. Ondansetron use in pregnancy and birth defects: a systematic review.  Obstet Gynecol 2016; 127:878-83.
  • Carstairs SD, Arnold D, Morales W.  Initial experience with an Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS) in the U.S. Pacific Fleet.  (Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Chan TC, Surlin C. Abdominal Pain in a Young Man with Oral Pigmentations. J Emerg Med. 2016;50(2): 335-336.
  • Clark AT, Clark RF, Cantrell FL. A Retrospective Review of the Presentation and Treatment of Stingray Stings Reported to a Poison Control System. Am J Ther. 2016 Feb 5. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Corbett B, Nordstrom K, Vilke GM, Wilson MP. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Diagnosis and Management of Steroid Psychosis. J Emerg Med. 2016 Nov;51(5):557-560.
  • Corbett BM, O'Connell C, Boutin MA, Fatayerji NI, Sauer CW. Inadvertent Methylergonovine Administration to a Neonate. Am J Case Rep. 2016 Oct 21;17:770-773.
  • Coyne CJ, Abraham MK, Perkins J, Vilke GM. Influenza in the Emergency Department: Vaccination, Diagnosis, and Treatment. J Emerg Med. 2016 Dec;51(6):735-736.
  • Crowley C, Stuck AR, Martinez T, Wittgrove AC, Zeng F, Brennan JJ, Chan TC, Killeen JP, Castillo EM. Survey and Chart Review to Estimate Medicare Cost Savings for Home Health as an Alternative to Hospital Admission Following Emergency Department Treatment. J Emerg Med. 2016;51(6):643-647.
  • Darracq MA, Thornton SL, Minns AB, Gerona RR. A Case of 3,4-Dimethoxyamphetamine (3,4-DMA) and 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) Toxicity with Possible Metabolic Interaction. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2016 Nov-Dec;48(5):351-354. 
  • Degner NR, Joshua A, Padilla R, Vo HH, Vilke GM. Comparison of Digital Chest Radiography to Purified Protein Derivative for Screening of Tuberculosis in Newly Admitted Inmates. J Correct Health Care. 2016 Oct;22(4):322-330.
  • Glober N, Burns BD, Tainter CR. Rapid Electrocardiogram Evolution in a Dialysis Patient. J Emerg Med. 2016;50(30: 497-500.
  • Glober NK, Sporer KA, Guluma KZ, Serra JP, Barger JA, Brown JF, Gilbert GH, Koenig KL, Rudnick EM, Salvucci AA. Acute Stroke: Current Evidence-based Recommendations for Prehospital Care. West J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;17(2):104-28. Epub 2016 Mar 2.
  • Hayden SR, Valderrama CM, Xu M, Curran MA, Mazondo R, Soliman MA. Development of an International Elective in Emergency Medicine Residency. J Emerg Med. 2016; 50(1): 153-158.
  • Healy ME, Kozubal DE, Horn AE,Vilke GM, Chan TC, Ufberg JW. Care of the Critically Ill Pregnant Patient and Perimortem Cesarean Delivery in the Emergency Department. J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug;51(2):172-7
  • Frazer EE, Badillo CP, Lam SHF. Rapid Detection of Intracardiac Thrombus with Bedside Echocardiography. J Emerg Med. 2016;50(3): 501-503.
  • Kahn CA. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Notes. Ann Emerg Med. 2016; 67(2):283-285.
  • Kudenchuk PJ, Brown SP, Daya M, Rea T, Nichol G, Morrison LJ, Leroux B, Vaillancourt C, Wittwer L, Callaway CW, Christenson J, Egan D, Ornato JP, Weisfeldt ML, Stiell IG, Idris AH, Aufderheide TP, Dunford JV, Colella MR, Vilke GM, Brienza AM, Desvigne-Nickens P, Gray PC, Gray R, Seals N, Straight R, Dorian P; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Investigators. Amiodarone, Lidocaine, or Placebo in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. N Engl J Med. 2016 May 5;374(18):1711-22. 
  • Kreshak A, Villano J, Clark A, Deak P, Clark R, Miller C.  A descriptive regional study of drug and alcohol use in pregnant women using results from urine drug testing by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry.  Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2016;Jan 25: 1-9 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Koh C, Minns A, Rosen P. A Practical Approach to the Ethanol-Intoxicated Patient in the Emergency Department. J Emerg Med. 2016 Oct;51(4):463-464.
  • Lam SH, Majlesi N, Vilke GM. Use of Intravenous Fat Emulsion in the Emergency Department for the Critically Ill Poisoned Patient. J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar 10. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Lasoff DR, Schneir A. Ventricular Dysrhythmias from Loperamide Misuse. J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;50(3):508-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.11.017. Epub 2016 Jan 19.
  • Lasoff D, Vilke G, Nordstrom K, Wilson M. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Detection and Management of Anti-N-Methyl-D-Asparate Receptor Encephalitis. J Emerg Med. 2016 Nov;51(5):561-563. 
  • Lev R, Petro S, Lee O, Lucas J, Stuck A, Vilke GM, Castillo EM. A description of Medical Examiner prescription-related deaths and prescription drug monitoring program data. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;34(3):510-4. Epub 2015 Dec 14.
  • Maisel AS, Wettersten N, van Veldhuisen DJ, Mueller C, Filippatos G, Nowak R, Hogan C, Kontos MC, Cannon CM, Müller GA, Birkhahn R, Clopton P, Taub P, Vilke GM, McDonald K, Mahon N, Nuñez J, Briguori C, Passino C, Murray PT. Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin for Acute Kidney Injury During Acute Heart Failure Hospitalizations: The AKINESIS Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Sep 27;68(13):1420-1431.
  • Marin JR, Abo AM, Arroyo AC, Doniger SJ, Fischer JW, Rempell R, Gary B, Holmes JF, Kessler DO, Lam SH, Levine MC, Levy JA, Murray A, Ng L, Noble VE, Ramirez-Schrempp D, Riley DC, Saul T, Shah V, Sivitz AB, Tay ET, Teng D, Chaudoin L, Tsung JW, Vieira RL, Vitberg YM, Lewiss RE. Pediatric emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound: summary of the evidence. Crit Ultrasound J. 2016 Dec;8(1):16.
  • Meurer WJ, Walsh B, Vilke GM, Coyne CJ. Clinical Guidelines for the Emergency Department Evaluation of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. J Emerg Med. 2016; 50(4):696-701.
  • Mittiga MR, Nagler J, Eldridge CD, Ishimine P, Zuckerbraun NS, McAneney CM; PEM Fellowship Directors' Writing Group. Essentials of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship: Part 3: Clinical Education and Experience. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Jul;32(7):479-85.
  • Motov S, Rosenbaum S, Vilke GM, Nakajima Y. Is There a Role for Intravenous Subdissociative-Dose Ketamine Administered as an Adjunct to Opioids or as a Single Agent for Acute Pain Management in the Emergency Department? J Emerg Med. 2016 Dec;51(6):752-757.
  • Mueller N, Murthy S, Tainter CR, Lee J, Richard K, Fintelmann F, Grabitz S, Timm FP, Levi B, Kurth T, Eikermann M.  Can Sarcopenia Quantified by Ultrasound of the Rectus Femoris Muscle Predict Adverse Outcome of Surgical Intensive Care Unit Patients as well as Frailty? A Prospective, Observational Cohort Study. Ann  Surg  2016 Dec;264(6):1116-1124.
  • Nordstrom K, Vilke GM, Wilson MP. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Management of Serotonin Syndrome. J Emerg Med. 2016; 50(1):89-91.
  • Popa D, Van Hoesen K. A "Shark Encounter": Delayed Primary Closure and Prophylactic Antibiotic Treatment of a Great White Shark Bite. J Emerg Med. 2016 Nov;51(5):552-556.
  • Raja AS, Mower WR, Nishijima DK, Hendey GW, Baumann BM, Medak AJ, Rodriguez RM. Prevalence and Diagnostic Performance of Isolated and Combined NEXUS Chest CT Decision Criteria. 2016 Aug;23(8):863-9.
  • Rosen P, Hayden S. Parental Induction of Disease. J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug;51(2):178-9.
  • Schneir A, Rentmeester L. Carbon monoxide poisoning and pulmonary injury from the mixture of formic and sulfuric acids. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2016 Jun;54(5):450-3. Epub 2016 Mar 21.
  • Simpson SA, Wilson MP, Nordstrom K. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Management of Alcohol Withdrawal. J Emerg Med. 2016 Sep;51(3):269-73. 
  • Sharp CS, Wilson MP, Nordstrom K. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Management of Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome. J Emerg Med. 2016 Oct;51(4):401-404.
  • Sharp CS, Wilson MP, Nordstrom K. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: The Emergency Department Management of Thyroid Storm. J Emerg Med. 2016 Aug;51(2):155-8.
  • Villarreal J, Kahn CA, Dunford JV, Castillo EM, Clark RF. Prehospital activated charcoal use in antipsychotic overdose. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Feb;34(2):316-7. Epub 2015 Nov 9.
  • Wilson MP, Vilke GM, Hayden SR, Nordstrom K. Psychiatric Emergencies for Clinicians: Emergency Department Management of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome. J Emerg Med. 2016 Jul;51(1):66-9.
  • Woodruff SI, McCabe CT, Hohman M, Clapp JD, Shillington A, Eisenberg K, Sise CB, Castillo E, Chan T, Sise M. Characteristics of cannabis-only and other drug users who visit the emergency room.  Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. 2016;1(1):149-153.

 

Abstracts

2017

  • Brennan J, Vilke GM, Hsia R, Killeen JP, Castillo EM. Emergency department visits following hospital admissions. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S159. 
  • Brennan JJ, Chan TC, Vilke GM, Killeen JK, Hsia RY, Castillo EM. ED Revisits within 3 Days of an ED Discharge for Urinary Tract Infection among Geriatric Patients. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S85.
  • Brennan JJ, Chan TC, Vilke GM, Hsia RY, Killeen JK, Castillo EM. Geriatric visits to California Emergency Department from 2008 through 2014. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S158-S159.
  • Carstairs SD, Arnold D, Morales W.  Initial experience with an Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS) in the U.S. Pacific Fleet.  (Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Carstairs SD, Kwek W.  Shipboard trauma care in the Republic of Singapore Navy: Lessons learned from Exercise CARAT 2015.  (Oral presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Carstairs SD, Lappan C.  Medical teleconsultation for deployed U.S. Navy ships afloat.  (Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Carstairs SD, Lappan C.  Toxicology teleconsultation for deployed U.S. military personnel: a 12-year experience.  (Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Castillo EM, Brennan J, Hsia R, Chalmers C, Howard J, Ko K. Factors Associated With Geriatric Frequent Users of Emergency Department Resources. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S139-140. 
  • Castillo EM, Ko K, Howard J, Vilke GM, Hsia R, Killeen JP, Brennan J. The Rate and Patient Characteristics of 7-Day ED Revisits among Senior Patients. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S37-S38. 
  • Caterino JM, Bernstein SL, Coyne CJ, et al. Presentation and Treatment of Patients with Active Cancer Presenting to the Emergency Departments of the Comprehensive Oncologic Emergencies Research Network (CONCERN-1). Academic Emergency Medicine. May 2017. 24 (1): S408
  • Coyne CJ, Ence T, Smyres C, Brennan J, Castillo E, Vilke GM. The relationship between medication knowledge, perceived importance, and medication adherence. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S169.
  • Coyne C, Li D, Brennan J, Castillo E, Vilke GM. Evaluating cancer-related pain management in the emergency department setting. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S148-S149. 
  • Coyne CJ, Brennan J, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Conducting Meaningful Population-Based Research on Patients with Cancer Who Present To the Emergency Department - A Study on The Methodology of Categorization. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S223. 
  • Glober NK, Tainter CR, Brennan J, Darocki M, Klingfus M, Derksen B, Choi M, Rudolf F, Castillo E, Chan T. D-dimer Assay-Guided Moderation of Adjusted Risk (DAGMAR) Score: Improving the Specificity of the D-dimer for Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S161.
  • Henderson GS, Carstairs SD.  Initial experience with a transgender service member in the U.S. Marine Corps.  (Oral presentation, Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange, Singapore, May 2017)
  • Hornbeak K, Castillo EM, Sloane C, Vilke GM. Injuries Associated with Law Enforcement Use-of-force Incidents with and without Subject Intoxication. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S131. 
  • Killeen JP, Castillo EM, Vilke GM, Chan TC, Dunford JK, Kahn C, Powell R, Sparks J, Pringle J, Chavez DJ, Branning MD. Prehospital to Emergency Department Data Exchange- a SAFR Transition of Care. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S2.
  • Kreshak, Tolia VT, Chan TC, Killeen JP, Vilke GM, Castillo EM. A Four-Year Descriptive Analysis of Geriatric Patients’ Visits to the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S97.
  • Lam SH, Alade K, Doniger S, Levine M, Rabiner J, Sivitz A, Brennan J, Castillo EM. Accuracy and inter-rater agreement of pediatric soft tissue point-of-care ultrasound images. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S40. 
  • Miller A, Brennan J, Vilke GM, Castillo EM. Knowledge and Concern over Ingredients in Packaged Food and Personal Hygiene Products among Emergency Department Patients. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S248.
  • Minns AB, Kreshak AA, Tolia VT, Killeen JP. The Prevalence of Benzodiazepine Use in a Geriatric Emergency Department Population. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S85.
  • Myatt T, Nguyen B, Clark R, Coffey C, O’Connell C. A Prospective Study of Stingray Injury and Envenomation Outcomes. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S127.
  • Nakajima Y, Brennan JJ, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Factors Associated with Ambulance Use in Emergency Department Patients. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S102.
  • Nolan, M, Wardi G, McGlone S, Kreshak A, Sell R.  Comparison of SIRS and qSOFA in screening for patients with severe sepsis or septic shock in the emergency department.  Poster presentation at the American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting.  Washington DC. May 2017
  • Popa D, Chin W, Huchim O. Healthy fisheries need healthy fishermen: an overview of the work-related health problems of the artisanal diving fishermen of Yucatan, Mexico. Gulf Coast and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Conference 2017.
  • Popa DA, Waterhouse L, Duchnick JJ, Witucki PJ. Performance of the Uni-Vent Eagle™ Model 754 Ventilator Under Hyperbaric Conditions. UHMS, Annual Scientific Meeting 2017.
  • Signorelli J, Berngard SC, Reinders M, Sell R, Montgrain P, Wardi G. Frozen Coffee Beverages Leading to Shock and Encephalopathy. American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting. Washington DC. May 21st, 2017.
  • Stuck AR, Crowley C, Tolia VT, Kreshak AA, Killeen JP, Castillo EM, Agha Z, Morita T. Initiating and Improving ED-based processes for Acute Care at Home as an Alternative to Admission. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S4-5.
  • Sloane C, Mash DC, Chan TC, Kolkhorst F, Neuman T, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Assessment of Stress Markers in Restrained Individuals Following Physical Stress with and Without a Sham TASER Activation. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S41.
  • Tolia VT, Crowley C, Stuck AR, Kreshak AA, Killeen JP, Castillo EM, Morita T, Agha Z, Chan TC. Initiating and Improving ED-based processes for Acute Care at Home as an Alternative to Admission.  Poster presentation at the American College of Emergency Physicians Annual Meeting.  Washington DC, October 2017.
  • Tolia VT, Chan TC, Killeen JP, Vilke GM, Kreshak AA, Castillo EM. Evaluation of Mobility and Fall Risk among Seniors Presenting to the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S102.
  • Tolia VT, Chan TC, Killeen JP, Vilke GM, Kreshak AA, Castillo EM. Identification of Unrecognized Delirium in Senior Emergency Department Patients. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S105.
  • Tolia VT, Kreshak AK, Stuck AR, Casale MB, Crowley C, Killeen JP, Castillo EM. Initial Results from an Acute Care at Home Program as an Alternative to Admission. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S137-138. 
  • Vilke GM, Holman M, Brennan B, Castillo EM. Evaluation of the Risk of Carotid Artery Injury in Strangulation. Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24 (S1):S211-S212. 
  • Wardi G, Villar J, Gross E, Lava M, Seethala R, Owens R, Tolia V, Sell R, Beitler J. Analysis of a multi-center survey to assess fluid resuscitation practice in patients with sepsis and heart failure. Ann Emerg Med 2017; 70(4): S50.
  • Wardi G, Nguyen T, Pokrajac N, Sell R. Inpatient Peri-Intubation Cardiac Arrest: A Retrospective Cohort Analysis. American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting. Washington DC. May 2017.
  • Wardi G, Villar J, Lava, Gross E, Seethala R, Tolia V, Owens R, Beitler JR. Results of a Multi-Center Survey Designed to Assess Fluid Resuscitation Behaviors, Attitudes, and Knowledge in Patients with Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock and Systolic Heart Failure. American Council of Emergency Physicians Annual Meeting. Washington DC. October 2017.

2016

  • Brennan JJ, Vilke GM, Killeen JP, Hsia RY, Castillo EM. Trends among Emergency Department Visits for Suicide-Related Diagnoses, 2008-2014. Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68 (4): S85. 
  • Carstairs SD, Miller AD, Minns AB, Duchnick J, Riffenburgh RH, Clark RF, Tomaszewski CA. Single Versus Multiple Hyperbaric Sessions for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in a Murine Model. J Med Toxicol. 2016 Dec;12(4):386-390.
  • Chalmers CE, Wilson MP, Mullinax SZ, Brennan JJ. An Evaluation of Screening Tools to Predict Opioid Misuse in the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68 (4): S48. 
  • Castillo EM, Morgan AO, Vilke GM, Killeen JP, Hsia RY, Brennan JJ. Characteristics of Frequent Users of Emergency Departments with Pain-Related Diagnoses. Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68 (4): S56–S57. S85. 
  • Coyne CJ, Brennan JJ, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Cancer-Related Emergency Department Bounce Backs: Describing the Population and Assessing Outcomes. Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68 (4): S87. 
  • Stuck AR, Crowley C, Casale MB, Castillo EM. National Survey of Emergency Physicians Concerning Home-Based Care Options as Alternatives to Emergency Department-Based Hospital Admissions. Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68 (4): S87.
  • Benaron D, Castillo E, Vilke G, Guluma K. Emergency Department Patient Perception of Stroke: A Comparison of Elderly and Nonelderly Knowledge of Stroke. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S256.
  • Brennan JJ, Vilke GM, Chan TC, Killeen JP, Hsia RY, Castillo EM. ED Revisits Within 3 Days of an ED Discharge Among Elderly Patients. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S169.
  • Castillo EM, Vilke GM, Killeen JP, Hsia RY, Wilson MP, Brennan JJ. ED Utilization Prior to a Suicide and Self-Inflicted Injury Related ED Visit. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S17.
  • Castillo EM, Brennan JJ, Shah S, Vilke GM, Hsia RY, Nguyen M. Asthma and Asthma-Mimicking Pediatric ED Revisit Within Three Days of an ED Discharge. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S120.
  • Castillo EM, Brennan JJ, Chan TC, Killeen JP, Hsia RY, Vilke GM. ED Utilization 3-Days Prior to a Fall-Related ED Visit Among Elderly Patients. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S139.
  • Chan TC, Brennan JJ, Vilke GM, Hsia RY, Killeen JP, Castillo EM. The Changing Landscape of Emergency Department Visits in California. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S15
  • Coyne CJ, Chiu C, Brennan JJ, Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Medication Adherence in the Emergency Department: What are the Barriers? Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S41.
  • Coyne CJ, Le V, Brennan JJ, Castillo EM, Shatsky RA, Vilke GM. Low-Risk febrile Neutropenia: Can These Patients be Safely Discharged from the Emergency Department? Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S161.
  • Nakajima Y, Vilke GM, Castillo EM, Brennan JJ, Hsia R. Asthma Bouncebacks Emergency Department Discharges Who Return as Admission Within Three Days. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S202.
  • Spinosa DL, Brennan JJ, Castillo EM, Hsia RY, Vilke GM. Multivariate Analysis of 30-Day Readmission for Acute Myocardial Infarction. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S118.
  • Supat B, Brennan JJ, Vilke GM, Ishimine P, Shah S, Hsia RY, Castillo EM. Assessing Factors Associated with Pediatric Frequent Emergency Department Utilization. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23:S32.
  • Vilke GM, Castillo EM, Brennan JJ, Killeen JP. What Happens to Emergency Patients Who Leave Without Being Seen by a Physician? Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68 (4): S33. 

Books and Book Chapters

2018

  • Tomaszewski C: Trauma and Envenomation from Marine Fauna. In Tintinalli's (ed) Emergency Medicine Manual, Eighth Edition. McGraw-Hill, NY, 2018.
  • Tomaszewski C: "Dysbarism and Complications of Diving" for Tintinalli's (ed) Emergency Medicine Manual, Eighth Edition. McGraw-Hill, NY, 2018.

2017

  • Coyne CJ, Ly BT, Vilke GM. Excited Delirium Syndrome (ExDS). In: Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths and Deaths in Custody.  Ross DL, Vilke GM (Eds.); New York and London: Routledge. 2017.
  • Holman M, Vilke GM. Neck Holds. In: Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths and Deaths in Custody.  Ross DL, Vilke GM (Eds.); New York and London: Routledge. 2017.
  • Kreshak, A.  "Ethanol", in Olson KR, Anderson IB, Benowtiz NL, Blanc P, Clark RF, Kearney TE, Kim-Katz SY, Wu AH. (Editors) Poisoning and Drug Overdose, 7th Edition. McGraw Hill: New York, NY;2017.      
  • Kreshak A.  "Hydrocarbons and Volatile Substances", in Cydulka RK, Cline DM, MA J, Fitch MT, Joing S, Wang VJ (Editors).   Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine Manual, 8th Edition., McGraw Hill: New York; 2017.
  • Kreshak A.  "Phosphorous", in Olson KR, Anderson IB, Benowtiz NL, Blanc P, Clark RF, Kearney TE, Kim-Katz SY, Wu AH. (Editors) Poisoning and Drug Overdose, 7th Edition. McGraw Hill: New York, NY; 2017.
  • Nakajima Y, Vilke GM, Use of Force in the Prehospital Environment. In: The Diagnosis and Management of Agitation. Zeller SL, Nordstrom KD and Wilson MP (Eds.) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. pp 173-188.
  • Savaser, Chan TC: Positional and Restraint Asphyxia. In: Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody. Ross DL, Vilke GM (Eds.); New York: Routledge, 2018, pp 149-162.
  • Sloane C, Vilke GM. Less Lethal Weapons, Not Including TASER. In: Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths and Deaths in Custody.  Ross DL, Vilke GM (Eds.); New York and London: Routledge. 2017.
  • Wardi G and Tainter C. "CPR with Chest Compression Alone or with Rescue Breathing." In: 50 Studies Every Intensivist Should Know. Bittner E. Oxford University Press USA, 2017. 

2016

  • Castillo EM, Vilke GM. Road Traffic Accidents: Air Bag-Related Injuries and Deaths. Encyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine(Second Edition), 2016; 162-174.
  • Kreshak A., Munday S. "Flumazenil", in Brent J, et al. (Editors) Critical Care Toxicology ,2nd Edition. SpringerLink. 2016. 
  • Schneir A, Clark RF. Bites and Stings. In:Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide (eight edition). Tintinally JE(Eds); New York: McGraw-Hill, 2016, pp 1371-1379
  • Vilke GM, Castillo EM. Restraint Techniques, Injuries, and Death: Use of Force Techniques. Encyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine (Second Edition), 2016; 142-147.


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