Affiliation: Albany Medical College
- Associated factors for recommending HBV vaccination to children among Georgian health care workersMaia Butsashvili
National Center for Disease Control and Public Health, 9 Asatiani st, Tbilisi, 0177, Georgia
BMC Infect Dis 12:362. 2012..The purpose of this study was to ascertain the factors associated with health care worker recommendations regarding newborn HBV vaccination...
- Exception from informed consent enrollment in emergency medical research: attitudes and awarenessWayne Triner
Department of Emergency Medicine, Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, USA
Acad Emerg Med 14:187-91. 2007..In addition, the authors sought to determine the level of awareness of such an ongoing study among potential subjects, as defined by their presence in an emergency department (ED)...
- Patient satisfaction as a function of emergency department previsit expectationsGhazwan Toma
University at Albany, School of Public Health, Albany, NY, USA
Ann Emerg Med 54:360-367.e6. 2009..This study measures the effect of meeting emergency department (ED) patients' expectations for diagnostic and therapeutic interventions on patient satisfaction...
- The nature of emergency department interruptions and their impact on patient satisfactionRebecca Jeanmonod
Department of Emergency Medicine, St Luke s Hospital and Health Network, Bethlehem, PA 18015, USA
Emerg Med J 27:376-9. 2010..We determined the frequency, duration and type of interruptions that occurred. We then determined the impact on patient satisfaction of those interruptions occurring at the bedside...
- Keynote address: Toward a pragmatic model for community consultation in emergency researchGlenn McGee
Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, USA
Acad Emerg Med 12:1019-21. 2005..A pragmatic approach to community consultation would establish benchmarks for such measures, and it is argued that such an approach is possible given the correct empirical measures...
- Impact of outside regulatory investigation on opiate administration in the emergency departmentMara McErlean
Department of Emergency Medicine, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York 12208, USA
J Pain 7:947-50. 2006..PERSPECTIVE: This study indicates that factors outside of the provider-patient relationship influence the likelihood of receiving opiates during an ED visit. Awareness of this phenomenon might serve to reduce oligoanalgesia...