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Congratulations to the PREVENT group for their paper published recently in JAMA Network Open. Race, Ethnicity, and Delayed Time to COVID-19 Testing Among US Health Care Workers. Baymon DE, Vakkalanka JP, Krishnadasan A, Mohr NM, Talan DA, Hagen MB, Wallace K, Harland KK, Aisiku IP, Hou PC;...
Congratulations to Dr Wubben and Dr Wittrock on their paper on ultrasound simulation. Hat trick today! Simulation Improves Emergency Medicine Residents' Clinical Performance of Aorta Point-of-Care Ultrasound. Wubben BM, Wittrock C. West J Emerg Med. 2024 Mar;25(2):205-208. doi: 10.5811/westjem...
Congratulations to Dr Wubben and Dr Wittrock on their paper on ultrasound simulation. Hat trick today! Simulation Improves Emergency Medicine Residents' Clinical Performance of Aorta Point-of-Care Ultrasound. Wubben BM, Wittrock C. West J Emerg Med. 2024 Mar;25(2):205-208. doi: 10.5811/westjem...
Congrats to Nathaniel Shekem on his paper on the impact of the Foundations curriculum. Foundations of Emergency Medicine: Impact of a Standardized, Open-access, Core Content Curriculum on In-Training Exam Scores. Jordan J, Wheaton N, Hartman ND, Loke D, Shekem N, Osborne A, Logan Weygandt P, Grabow...
Congratulations to Dr. Lee on his paper in WestJEM! Usability of the 4Ms Worksheet in the Emergency Department for Older Patients: A Qualitative Study. McKnight MA, Sheber MK, Liebzeit DJ, Seaman AT, Husser EK, Buck HG, Reisinger HS, Lee S. West J Emerg Med. 2024 Mar;25(2):230-236. doi: 10.5811/...
Congrats to Dr. Jennissen for his study highlighted on today’s IPRC blog. This is important work—thank you for your energy helping to improve child safety. https://iprc.public-health.uiowa.edu/2024/04/04/serious-child-injuries-from-lawn-mowers/
Congratulations to Dr. Wubben for his recently published paper on the use of ultrasound for hand infections. Haidar DA, Mintz D, Wubben B, Rizvi O, Adhikari S. Evaluation of hand infections in the emergency department using point-of-care ultrasound. World Journal of Emergency Medicine . 2024, 15(4...
Congratulations to Dr. Cyndari and to Libby White (one of our undergraduate students who has been doing work in our department) on their co-first author paper published in AEM Education & Training. This is work that Karen will be presenting at SAEM this year as well, and it has generated a lot...
Congratulations to Dr. Vakkalanka for her recently funded award from the American Public Health Association entitled “Investigating Rural Suicides in the National Violent Death Reporting System: Health Care Utilization and Evaluation of Risk Factors in Rural Areas.” Nice work, Priyanka!
Congratulations to Gigi and Sangil for their paper in Annals of Emergency Medicine! Does the Use of Sterile Gloves for the Repair of Wounds and Lacerations Reduce the Risk of Infection? Landal De Almeida Lobo G, Lee S. Ann Emerg Med. 2024 Mar 25:S0196-0644(24)00107-0. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed...