Dustin W Ballard

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does primary stroke center certification change ED diagnosis, utilization, and disposition of patients with acute stroke?
    Dustin W Ballard
    Kaiser Permanente Department of Emergency Medicine San Rafael, CA 94901, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1152-62. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint EMTALA, two decades later: a descriptive review of fiscal year 2000 violations
    Dustin W Ballard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael, CA 94903, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:197-205. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Influence of patient costs and requests on emergency physician decisionmaking
    Dustin W Ballard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center, San Rafael, Fairfax, CA 94930, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:643-650. 2008
  4. pmc Risk of traumatic intracranial hemorrhage in patients with head injury and preinjury warfarin or clopidogrel use
    Daniel K Nishijima
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:140-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in the setting of negative cranial computed tomography results: external validation of a clinical and imaging prediction rule
    Dustin G Mark
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:1-10.e1. 2013
  6. pmc Immediate and delayed traumatic intracranial hemorrhage in patients with head trauma and preinjury warfarin or clopidogrel use
    Daniel K Nishijima
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:460-8.e1-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Validation of an algorithm for categorizing the severity of hospital emergency department visits
    Dustin W Ballard
    Emergency Department, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA
    Med Care 48:58-63. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Does primary stroke center certification change ED diagnosis, utilization, and disposition of patients with acute stroke?
    Dustin W Ballard
    Kaiser Permanente Department of Emergency Medicine San Rafael, CA 94901, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1152-62. 2012
    ..We examined the impact of primary stroke center (PSC) certification on emergency department (ED) use and outcomes within an integrated delivery system in which EDs underwent staggered certification...
  2. ncbi request reprint EMTALA, two decades later: a descriptive review of fiscal year 2000 violations
    Dustin W Ballard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael, CA 94903, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:197-205. 2006
    ..To determine to what extent cases sanctioned under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) reflect willful refusal of screening or stabilization...
  3. doi request reprint Influence of patient costs and requests on emergency physician decisionmaking
    Dustin W Ballard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center, San Rafael, Fairfax, CA 94930, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:643-650. 2008
    ..We examine emergency physician knowledge of, attitudes about, and responses to patient cost-sharing in the emergency department (ED)...
  4. pmc Risk of traumatic intracranial hemorrhage in patients with head injury and preinjury warfarin or clopidogrel use
    Daniel K Nishijima
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:140-5. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in the setting of negative cranial computed tomography results: external validation of a clinical and imaging prediction rule
    Dustin G Mark
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:1-10.e1. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Immediate and delayed traumatic intracranial hemorrhage in patients with head trauma and preinjury warfarin or clopidogrel use
    Daniel K Nishijima
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:460-8.e1-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to address these gaps in knowledge...
  7. doi request reprint Validation of an algorithm for categorizing the severity of hospital emergency department visits
    Dustin W Ballard
    Emergency Department, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA
    Med Care 48:58-63. 2010
    ..The New York University Emergency Department (NYU ED) visit severity algorithm attempts to classify visits to the ED based on diagnosis, but it has not been formally validated...