- Does mentoring new peer reviewers improve review quality? A randomized trial
Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
BMC Med Educ 12:83. 2012
..We hypothesized that a manuscript-specific and more extended intervention pairing new reviewers with high-quality senior reviewers as mentors would improve subsequent review quality...
- Violence-inflicted injuries: reporting laws in the fifty states
Emergency Medicine Residency, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
Ann Emerg Med 39:56-60. 2002
..The objective of this study was to review the reporting laws for violence-inflicted injuries in adults in the 50 states and the District of Columbia, with particular emphasis on domestic violence...
- Evaluation of a residency program's experience with a one-week emergency medicine resident rotation at a medical liability insurance company
Emergency Medicine Residency and the Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
Acad Emerg Med 8:765-7. 2001
..The authors' residency program implemented a one-week rotation at the office of a medical liability insurance company. Residents examined 30 closed malpractice claims cases and sat in on settlement discussions...
- Does participation in the electronic residency application service (ERAS) affect the quality of applications to a residency program?
Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
Acad Med 76:72-5. 2001
..To determine whether the quality of applicants to an emergency medicine (EM) residency would improve during a year that the program did not participate in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)...
- Emergency department documentation in cases of intentional assault
Denver Health Medical Center Residency in Emergency Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
Ann Emerg Med 34:715-9. 1999
..However, documentation regarding intentional assault has not been studied and may be suboptimal. The purpose of this study was to analyze physician documentation of assailant, site, and object used in intentional assault...
- Mandatory reporting laws do not deter patients from seeking medical care
Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, CO 80202 4507, USA
Ann Emerg Med 34:336-41. 1999
..We hypothesized that these laws would deter DV victims from seeking medical care...
- Lifetime sexual assault prevalence rates and reporting practices in an emergency department population
K M Feldhaus
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80204 4507, USA
Ann Emerg Med 36:23-7. 2000
..The purpose of this study was to determine lifetime prevalence rates of SA in an emergency department population and to assess reporting patterns to police, physicians, and social service agencies...
- Domestic violence awareness and prevalence in a first-year medical school class
A A Ernst
Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
Acad Emerg Med 5:64-8. 1998
..To determine knowledge about domestic violence (DV), the effectiveness of formal instruction about DV, and the prevalence of DV in a first-year medical school class...
- Does sharing process differences reduce patient length of stay in the emergency department?
Rose Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
Ann Emerg Med 38:533-40. 2001
..We assess the ability of the best demonstrated processes (BDP) methodology to decrease emergency department patient length of stay (LOS) in EDs in a large multihospital system...
- Physician's knowledge of and attitudes toward a domestic violence mandatory reporting law
Kim M Feldhaus
Ann Emerg Med 41:159. 2003
- Emergency contraception: what do our patients know?
Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA
Ann Emerg Med 43:376-81. 2004
..We perform this study to measure knowledge, attitudes, practices, and perceived needs about emergency contraception in a sample of women seeking emergency department (ED) care...
- Characteristics of household addresses that repeatedly contact 911 to report intimate partner violence
Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Acad Emerg Med 11:662-7. 2004
- Arrests for intimate partner violence in female detention patients
Am J Emerg Med 23:96-7. 2005
- Does screening in the emergency department hurt or help victims of intimate partner violence?
Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Ann Emerg Med 51:433-42, 442.e1-7. 2008
- The epidemiology of female rape victims who seek immediate medical care: temporal trends in the incidence of sexual assault and acquaintance rape
David J Magid
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, CO, USA
J Interpers Violence 19:3-12. 2004
..In contrast, the annual incidence of reported stranger assaults was similar in the two study years...