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Congrats to Dr. Takacs for his recently published case report on V-A ECMO for PE! Extracorporeal Life Support as Salvage Therapy for Massive Pulmonary Embolus and Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy . Takacs ME, Damisch KE. J Emerg Med. 2018 May 5. pii: S0736-4679(18)30347-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2018...
Congratulations to Drs. Stilley, Denning, and Jennissen for their fascinating laboratory study on using vibration modeling to answer an important clinical question. Comparing the Efficacy of Methods for Immobilizing the Thoracic-Lumbar Spine . Rahmatalla S, DeShaw J, Stilley J, Denning G, Jennissen...
Congratulations to Dr. Sangil Lee for his recently awarded grant from the Injury Prevention Research Center for his project, “Mental Health and Substance Abuse Patients in the Emergency Department: Mobile Crisis Outreach and Healthcare Utilization for Suicidal Patients.” Nice work, Sangil!
Congratulations to Matt Negaard and Jon Van Heukelom on the recent publication in AEM Education and Training! Emergency Medicine Residency Selection Criteria: An Update and Comparison Matthew Negaard MD, Evangelia Assimacopoulos, Karisa Harland MPH, PhD, Jon Van Heukelom MD Abstract Objective The...
Examining teen driver crashes and the prevalence of distraction: Recent trends, 2007-2015 . Carney C, Harland KK, McGehee DV. J Safety Res. 2018 Feb;64:21-27. doi: 10.1016/j.jsr.2017.12.014. Epub 2017 Dec 28. PMID: 29636166 [PubMed - in process]
Clinical and epidemiological variability in severe sepsis: an ecological study . Vakkalanka JP, Harland KK, Swanson MB, Mohr NM. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2018 Apr 10. pii: jech-2018-210501. doi: 10.1136/jech-2018-210501. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29636401 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Congratulations to Chuck and Gerene on not one, but two publications! Playground slide-related injuries in preschool children: increased risk of lower extremity injuries when riding on laps . Jennissen CA, Koos M, Denning G. Inj Epidemiol. 2018 Apr 10;5(Suppl 1):13. doi: 10.1186/s40621-018-0139-x...
Congratulations to IPRC poster winner Morgan Swanson who presented her work during Research Week at The University of Iowa College of Public Health. Morgan compared the incidence of undertriage beween pediatric patients arriving at hospitals by emergency vehicle services versus private vehicles.
https://medicine.uiowa.edu/content/hans-house-md-niger
Nice article about Dr. Buresh's work in Haiti! https://medicine.uiowa.edu/content/chris-buresh-md-haiti