Arvind Venkat

Summary

Affiliation: Allegheny General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Ethical issues in the response to Ebola virus disease in US emergency departments: a position paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
    Arvind Venkat
    Pittsburgh, PA Des Plaines, IL Los Angeles, CA Albany, NY Dayton, OH Boston, MA Milwaukee, WI Cincinnati, OH Wilmington, DE Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Emerg Nurs 41:e5-e16. 2015
  2. doi Racial disparities in insurance reimbursement for physician professional services in the ED
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:1060-7. 2014
  3. ncbi The threshold moment: ethical tensions surrounding decision making on tracheostomy for patients in the intensive care unit
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, West Penn Allegheny Health System, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Ethics 24:135-43. 2013
  4. doi Care of the patient with an autism spectrum disorder by the general physician
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Postgrad Med J 88:472-81. 2012
  5. ncbi Surrogate medical decision making on behalf of a never-competent, profoundly intellectually disabled patient who is acutely ill
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Ethics 23:71-8. 2012
  6. doi Perceptions of participating emergency nurses regarding an ED seasonal influenza vaccination program
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 38:22-9. 2012
  7. pmc Emergency department utilization by HIV-positive adults in the HAART era
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, 15212, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 1:287-96. 2008
  8. doi Feasibility of integrating a clinical decision support tool into an existing computerized physician order entry system to increase seasonal influenza vaccination in the emergency department
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Vaccine 28:6058-64. 2010
  9. doi An analysis of ED utilization by adults with intellectual disability
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:401-11. 2011
  10. doi Care of the HIV-positive patient in the emergency department in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:274-85. 2008

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Publications23

  1. doi Ethical issues in the response to Ebola virus disease in US emergency departments: a position paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
    Arvind Venkat
    Pittsburgh, PA Des Plaines, IL Los Angeles, CA Albany, NY Dayton, OH Boston, MA Milwaukee, WI Cincinnati, OH Wilmington, DE Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Emerg Nurs 41:e5-e16. 2015
    ..This paper will address areas of immediate and potential ethical concern to US emergency departments in how they approach preparation for and management of potential patients with EVD. ..
  2. doi Racial disparities in insurance reimbursement for physician professional services in the ED
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:1060-7. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that insured adult African American emergency department (ED) visits are reimbursed at a lower level than White visits...
  3. ncbi The threshold moment: ethical tensions surrounding decision making on tracheostomy for patients in the intensive care unit
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, West Penn Allegheny Health System, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Ethics 24:135-43. 2013
    ..This article will elucidate the ethical dilemmas that can arise surrounding the use of tracheostomy in critically ill patients and how ethics consultants and committees can approach these cases to allow resolution...
  4. doi Care of the patient with an autism spectrum disorder by the general physician
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Postgrad Med J 88:472-81. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi Surrogate medical decision making on behalf of a never-competent, profoundly intellectually disabled patient who is acutely ill
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Ethics 23:71-8. 2012
    ..A case is presented that exemplifies the ethical and legal tensions surrounding surrogate medical decision making for acutely ill, never-competent, profoundly intellectually disabled patients...
  6. doi Perceptions of participating emergency nurses regarding an ED seasonal influenza vaccination program
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 38:22-9. 2012
    ..However, no study has reported on the perceptions of participating emergency nurses regarding ED influenza vaccination programs...
  7. pmc Emergency department utilization by HIV-positive adults in the HAART era
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, 15212, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 1:287-96. 2008
    ..Noninfectious diagnoses were alone most prevalent in ED discharged, but not hospitalized, patients...
  8. doi Feasibility of integrating a clinical decision support tool into an existing computerized physician order entry system to increase seasonal influenza vaccination in the emergency department
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Vaccine 28:6058-64. 2010
    ..Compared to the comparable pre-protocol period, ED influenza vaccination rose by 17.5% with a resultant profit margin of 34.5%...
  9. doi An analysis of ED utilization by adults with intellectual disability
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:401-11. 2011
    ..We sought to identify factors increasing the odds of ED utilization among intellectually disabled (ID) adults and differentiate their discharge diagnoses from the general adult ED population...
  10. doi Care of the HIV-positive patient in the emergency department in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:274-85. 2008
    ..This review article will discuss the assessment and treatment of HIV-positive patients in the era of HAART, with an emphasis on the noninfectious and changing infectious complications that require emergency care...
  11. doi Delays in the administration of antimicrobials in the emergency department and the impact of an educational intervention to improve this administration
    Meghan E Groth
    Department of Pharmacy, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Eur J Emerg Med 20:339-43. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the factors associated with delays in emergency department (ED) antimicrobial administration and to determine whether an educational intervention would reduce the incidence of such delays...
  12. doi Pharmacist addition to the post-ED visit review of discharge antimicrobial regimens
    Kimberly Miller
    Department of Pharmacy, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 32:1270-4. 2014
    ..Our objective was to evaluate whether pharmacist addition to the postvisit review of discharged adult emergency department (ED) visits' prescriptions/cultures would reduce the prevalence of revised antimicrobial regimen inappropriateness...
  13. doi An ethical framework for the management of pain in the emergency department
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:716-23. 2013
    ..In this article, the authors propose an ethical framework based on a combination of virtue, narrative, and relationship theories that can be used to address the clinical dilemmas that arise in managing pain in ED patients. ..
  14. doi An analysis of discrepancy between point-of-care and central laboratory international normalized ratio testing in ED patients with cerebrovascular disease
    Sunanda Nanduri
    Department of Neurology, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:2025-9. 2012
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  15. doi Incorporating screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment into emergency nursing workflow using an existing computerized physician order entry/clinical decision support system
    Tamara Slain
    Pittsburgh, PA
    J Emerg Nurs 40:568-74. 2014
    ..We report demographic and operational factors associated with failure to initiate the protocol and revenue collection from SBIRT...
  16. doi Development and evaluation of educational materials for pre-hospital and emergency department personnel on the care of patients with autism spectrum disorder
    John J McGonigle
    Western Regional ASERT, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 44:1252-9. 2014
    ..This paper describes the development of educational materials on ASD and the results of training of emergency medical services and emergency department personnel. ..
  17. doi Inadequate provision of postintubation anxiolysis and analgesia in the ED
    Jordan B Bonomo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0769, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:469-72. 2008
    ..Patients intubated in the emergency department (ED) often have extended ED stays. We hypothesize that ED intubated patients receive inadequate postintubation anxiolysis and analgesia after rapid sequence induction (RSI)...
  18. doi Evaluation of a hospital admission prediction model adding coded chief complaint data using neural network methodology
    Neal Handly
    aDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania bCollege of Computing and Informatics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania cDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania dECI Health Partners, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Eur J Emerg Med 22:87-91. 2015
    ..Our objective was to apply neural network methodology to determine whether adding coded chief complaint (CCC) data to triage information would result in an improved hospital admission prediction model than one without CCC data...
  19. ncbi Care of the end-stage renal disease patient on dialysis in the ED
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0769, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:847-58. 2006
    ..This article reviews the common medical problems that bring patients with end-stage renal disease to the emergency department, and their evaluation and management...
  20. ncbi The impact of race on the acute management of chest pain
    Arvind Venkat
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1199-208. 2003
    ..African Americans with acute coronary syndromes receive cardiac catheterization less frequently than whites. The objective was to determine if such disparities extend to acute evaluation and non interventional treatment...
  21. ncbi Care of the renal transplant recipient in the emergency department
    K K Venkat
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:330-41. 2004
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  22. ncbi Care of the bariatric surgery patient in the emergency department
    Samuel D Luber
    Department of Surgery Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Emerg Med 34:13-20. 2008
    ..This article will review the most common bariatric surgery procedures, the complications that can arise post-operatively, and the approach to the assessment and management of the bariatric surgery patient in the Emergency Department...