R Silverman

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital administration of albuterol for asthma by basic life support providers
    Neal J Richmond
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:396-403. 2005
  2. doi request reprint The use of rhDNAse in severely ill, non-intubated adult asthmatics refractory to bronchodilators: a pilot study
    Robert A Silverman
    Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore LIJ Health System, Manhasset, New York, USA
    Respir Med 106:1096-102. 2012
  3. pmc Association of ambient fine particles with out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in New York City
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, NS LIJ Health System, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:917-23. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The "vertical response time": barriers to ambulance response in an urban area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:772-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint FEV1 performance among patients with acute asthma: results from a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore LIJMC Health Care System, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 131:164-71. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship of plasma glucose and HbA1c Levels among emergency department patients with no prior history of diabetes mellitus
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:722-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fall school opening and emergency department asthma visits in a large metropolitan area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:818-23. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Zafirlukast treatment for acute asthma: evaluation in a randomized, double-blind, multicenter trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 270 05 76th Ave, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 126:1480-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Age-related seasonal patterns of emergency department visits for acute asthma in an urban environment
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, NY 11040, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:577-86. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking among asthmatic adults presenting to 64 emergency departments
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Chest 123:1472-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital administration of albuterol for asthma by basic life support providers
    Neal J Richmond
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:396-403. 2005
    ..Since the rapid availability of ALS units cannot always be assured, some individuals with acute asthma may receive only basic life support (BLS) measures in the field...
  2. doi request reprint The use of rhDNAse in severely ill, non-intubated adult asthmatics refractory to bronchodilators: a pilot study
    Robert A Silverman
    Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore LIJ Health System, Manhasset, New York, USA
    Respir Med 106:1096-102. 2012
    ..We test the hypothesis that rhDNAse, an agent that reduces viscoelasticity of sputum in patients with cystic fibrosis, has a therapeutic role in acute asthma...
  3. pmc Association of ambient fine particles with out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in New York City
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, NS LIJ Health System, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:917-23. 2010
    ..5) and out-of-hospital cardiac arrests. Since few individuals survive an arrest, air pollution control may help prevent future cardiovascular mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint The "vertical response time": barriers to ambulance response in an urban area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:772-8. 2007
    ..However, the often unmeasured "vertical response time" from arrival on-scene to arrival at the patient's side may be substantial, particularly in urban areas with high-rise buildings or other barriers to access...
  5. ncbi request reprint FEV1 performance among patients with acute asthma: results from a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore LIJMC Health Care System, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 131:164-71. 2007
    ..To determine the ability of patients seen for acute asthma exacerbations in the emergency department (ED) to perform good-quality FEV(1) measurements...
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship of plasma glucose and HbA1c Levels among emergency department patients with no prior history of diabetes mellitus
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:722-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether hyperglycemia in ED patients without a history of diabetes was associated with higher HbA1c levels...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fall school opening and emergency department asthma visits in a large metropolitan area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:818-23. 2005
    ..Asthma morbidity is seasonal, with the fewest exacerbations occurring in summer and the most exacerbations in early fall...
  8. ncbi request reprint Zafirlukast treatment for acute asthma: evaluation in a randomized, double-blind, multicenter trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 270 05 76th Ave, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 126:1480-9. 2004
    ..Acute asthma causes nearly 2 million hospital emergency department (ED) visits in the United States annually, and hospitalization after an ED visit and relapse after ED discharge are common...
  9. ncbi request reprint Age-related seasonal patterns of emergency department visits for acute asthma in an urban environment
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, NY 11040, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:577-86. 2003
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the relationship between age and seasonal asthma periodicity in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking among asthmatic adults presenting to 64 emergency departments
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Chest 123:1472-9. 2003
    ..The present study determined the prevalence of cigarette smoking among adults presenting to the ED with acute asthma and identified the factors associated with current smoking status...
  11. ncbi request reprint IV magnesium sulfate in the treatment of acute severe asthma: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 122:489-97. 2002
    ..In a multicenter cohort, this study tests the hypothesis that administration of magnesium sulfate improves pulmonary function in patients with acute severe asthma...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute asthma. A new look at the old and at the new
    R Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, USA
    Clin Chest Med 21:361-79. 2000
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