Brigitte M Baumann

Summary

Affiliation: Cooper University Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergency department patient satisfaction: examining the role of acuity
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Cooper Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:162-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Emergency department initiated treatments for tobacco (EDITT): a pilot study
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:314-25. 2008
  3. pmc Management of pediatric skin abscesses in pediatric, general academic and community emergency departments
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ
    West J Emerg Med 12:159-67. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Use and efficacy of nebulized naloxone in patients with suspected opioid intoxication
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 31:585-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Building a better mousetrap for chest pain
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency MedicineCooper University HospitalCamden, of Emergency MedicineWake Forest School of MedicineWinston Salem, NC
    Acad Emerg Med 19:594-7. 2012
  6. pmc CLUE: a randomized comparative effectiveness trial of IV nicardipine versus labetalol use in the emergency department
    W Frank Peacock
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195 USA
    Crit Care 15:R157. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Patient perceptions of computed tomographic imaging and their understanding of radiation risk and exposure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 58:1-7.e2. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Volumetric bladder ultrasound performed by trained nurses increases catheterization success in pediatric patients
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:18-23. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic delayed facial nerve palsy
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS at Camden, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:115.e1-2. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation, management, and referral of elderly emergency department patients with elevated blood pressure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Blood Press Monit 14:251-6. 2009

Research Grants

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergency department patient satisfaction: examining the role of acuity
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Cooper Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:162-8. 2004
    ..The authors also expected overall ED satisfaction to be more strongly associated with perceived throughput times compared with actual throughput times, regardless of acuity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emergency department initiated treatments for tobacco (EDITT): a pilot study
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:314-25. 2008
    ..Emergency departments (EDs) have strong potential to initiate tobacco interventions with economically disadvantaged populations...
  3. pmc Management of pediatric skin abscesses in pediatric, general academic and community emergency departments
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ
    West J Emerg Med 12:159-67. 2011
    ..To compare the evaluation and management of pediatric cutaneous abscess patients at three different emergency department (ED) settings...
  4. doi request reprint Use and efficacy of nebulized naloxone in patients with suspected opioid intoxication
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 31:585-8. 2013
    ..To describe the use and efficacy of nebulized naloxone in patients with suspected opioid intoxication...
  5. ncbi request reprint Building a better mousetrap for chest pain
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency MedicineCooper University HospitalCamden, of Emergency MedicineWake Forest School of MedicineWinston Salem, NC
    Acad Emerg Med 19:594-7. 2012
    ..The authors discuss the challenges and future directions of the evaluation and identification of low-risk chest pain patients who are safe for discharge without additional diagnostic testing...
  6. pmc CLUE: a randomized comparative effectiveness trial of IV nicardipine versus labetalol use in the emergency department
    W Frank Peacock
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195 USA
    Crit Care 15:R157. 2011
    ..Our purpose was to compare the safety and efficacy of food and drug administration (FDA) recommended dosing of IV nicardipine versus IV labetalol for the management of acute hypertension...
  7. doi request reprint Patient perceptions of computed tomographic imaging and their understanding of radiation risk and exposure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 58:1-7.e2. 2011
    ..We describe patient perceptions of computed tomography (CT) and their understanding of radiation exposure and risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Volumetric bladder ultrasound performed by trained nurses increases catheterization success in pediatric patients
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:18-23. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to determine whether the use of volumetric ultrasound by trained pediatric emergency department (ED) nurses improves first-attempt urine collection success rates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic delayed facial nerve palsy
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS at Camden, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:115.e1-2. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation, management, and referral of elderly emergency department patients with elevated blood pressure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Blood Press Monit 14:251-6. 2009
    ..To determine blood pressure (BP) reassessment rates and to describe the evaluation and outpatient referral rates of elderly emergency department (ED) patients with elevated BP...
  11. doi request reprint Nurses using volumetric bladder ultrasound in the pediatric ED
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Division of Clinical Research, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Camden, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:73-6. 2008
    ..A painless method to guide the timing of catheterization...
  12. doi request reprint Differing prevalence estimates of elevated blood pressure in ED patients using 4 methods of categorization
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, UMDNJ RWJMS at Camden, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:561-5. 2008
    ..This study examined the variability of blood pressure measurements and prevalence estimates of elevated blood pressure in emergency department (ED) patients using 4 different methods of categorization...
  13. doi request reprint Provider self-report and practice: reassessment and referral of emergency department patients with elevated blood pressure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:604-10. 2009
    ..We attempted to identify patient factors associated with blood pressure (BP) reassessment and to compare health-care provider self-reported reassessment and referral to actual practice in an emergency department (ED) setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and referral of emergency department patients with elevated blood pressure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:779-84. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Caregiver and health care provider satisfaction with volumetric bladder ultrasound
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:903-7. 2007
    ..Given the advantage and disadvantages, the authors assessed caregiver and health care provider satisfaction with these two methods...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment of hypertension in the emergency department
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Camden, NJ, USA
    J Am Soc Hypertens 5:366-77. 2011
    ..The final section of this review outlines management strategies for specific hypertensive emergencies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pain assessments and the provision of analgesia: the effects of a templated chart
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:47-52. 2007
    ..The authors conducted a pre-post trial investigating the effects of introducing a templated chart on the documentation of pain assessments and the provision of analgesia to ED patients...
  18. pmc Intentions to quit smoking: causal attribution, perceived illness severity, and event-related fear during an acute health event
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lakeshore Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:350-5. 2010
    ..Experiencing a serious consequence related to one's health behavior may motivate behavior change...
  19. doi request reprint The impact of crowding on time until abdominal CT interpretation in emergency department patients with acute abdominal pain
    Angela M Mills
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:75-81. 2010
    ..We assessed the relationship between emergency department (ED) crowding and delays in care in patients presenting with abdominal pain who receive abdominal computed tomography (CT)...
  20. doi request reprint Topical anesthetic cream is associated with spontaneous cutaneous abscess drainage in children
    Tara Cassidy-Smith
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ RWJMS at Camden, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:104-9. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to determine whether use of topical anesthetic cream increases spontaneous drainage of skin abscesses and reduces the need for procedural sedation...
  21. ncbi request reprint The emergency department for routine healthcare: race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and perceptual factors
    Rick Hong
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:149-58. 2007
    ..Programs to reduce inappropriate ED use must be sensitive to an array of complex socioeconomic issues and may necessitate a substantial paradigm shift in how acute care is provided in low SES communities...
  22. doi request reprint Anaphylaxis knowledge and practice preferences of pediatric emergency medicine physicians: a national survey
    Sandra L Grossman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Miami Children s Hospital, Miami, FL, USA
    J Pediatr 163:841-6. 2013
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  23. ncbi request reprint Changes in smoking associated with an acute health event: theoretical and practical implications
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cancer Institute of New Jersey at Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    Ann Behav Med 33:189-99. 2007
    ..Experiencing a serious adverse behavior-related consequence may motivate behavior change...
  24. ncbi request reprint Knowledge translation of the American College of Emergency Physicians clinical policy on hypertension
    Jill F Lehrmann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:1090-6. 2007
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Diagnostic characteristics of S100A8/A9 in a multicenter study of patients with acute right lower quadrant abdominal pain
    Angela M Mills
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:48-55. 2012
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Smoking stage of change and interest in an emergency department-based intervention
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:211-8. 2005
    ..To examine factors associated with motivation to quit smoking and interest in an emergency department (ED)-based intervention...
  27. doi request reprint Purchase and use patterns of heroin users at an inner-city emergency department
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    J Emerg Med 42:93-9. 2012
    ..Many consider heroin abuse a problem of the inner city, but suburban patients may also be at risk...
  28. pmc The Dynamic Assessment and Referral System for Substance Abuse (DARSSA): development, functionality, and end-user satisfaction
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 99:37-46. 2009
    ..Future studies are planned to establish its efficacy at promoting treatment initiation and abstinence...
  29. ncbi request reprint The disconfirmation paradigm: throughput times and emergency department patient satisfaction
    Tara N Cassidy-Smith
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:7-13. 2007
    ..42 to 0.64, p < 0.001). Consistent with the DP, when throughput times exceeded expectations, dissatisfaction with those throughput times arose, leading to general dissatisfaction with the ED visit...
  30. ncbi request reprint An evidence based alcohol screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) curriculum for emergency department (ED) providers improves skills and utilization
    Edward Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Dowling 1 South, One Boston Medical Center Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Subst Abus 28:79-92. 2007
    ..We describe here the implementation at 14 Academic EDs of a structured SBIRT curriculum to determine if this learning experience improves provider beliefs and practices...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory dysfunction due to unrecognized pernicious anemia
    Robert W Malizia
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:302-7. 2010
    ..Furthermore, in women of reproductive age, there is the potential for significant fetal and infant morbidity...
  32. ncbi request reprint The use of performance improvement methods to enhance emergency department patient satisfaction in the United States: a critical review of the literature and suggestions for future research
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cooper Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:795-802. 2006
    ..The authors reviewed the evidence on performance improvement methods for increasing emergency department (ED) patient satisfaction to provide evidence-based suggestions for clinical practice...
  33. doi request reprint Poor sensitivity of a modified Alvarado score in adults with suspected appendicitis
    Andrew C Meltzer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:126-31. 2013
    ..We hypothesize that a low modified Alvarado score will have a sufficiently high sensitivity to rule out acute appendicitis...
  34. doi request reprint Necrotizing fasciitis in a woman with a diabetic foot infection and peripheral neuropathy
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:213-7. 2010
    ..We discuss the spectrum of infectious processes in diabetic foot infections and discuss the management of patients with necrotizing fasciitis...
  35. pmc Respiratory sound energy and its distribution patterns following clinical improvement of congestive heart failure: a pilot study
    Zhen Wang
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    BMC Emerg Med 10:1. 2010
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to examine respiratory sound patterns of CHF patients using acoustic-based imaging technology. Lung vibration energy was examined during acute exacerbation and after clinical improvement...
  36. ncbi request reprint Bladder ultrasound increases catheterization success in pediatric patients
    Michael Witt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:371-4. 2005
    ..To determine whether volumetric bladder ultrasound (VBUS) determinations improve the rate of successful pediatric catheterizations and caregiver satisfaction...
  37. doi request reprint Efficacy of ShotBlocker in reducing pediatric pain associated with intramuscular injections
    Lisa A Drago
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Medical School at Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:536-43. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the efficacy of ShotBlocker (Bionix, Toledo, Ohio) in reducing pediatric pain with intramuscular (IM) injections...
  38. ncbi request reprint The incremental benefit of a shortness-of-breath biomarker panel in emergency department patients with dyspnea
    Adam J Singer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:488-94. 2009
    ..The objective was to determine the incremental benefit of a shortness-of-breath (SOB) point-of-care biomarker panel on the diagnostic accuracy of emergency department (ED) patients presenting with dyspnea...
  39. ncbi request reprint Impact of a teaching attending physician on medical student, resident, and faculty perceptions and satisfaction
    Tara N Cassidy-Smith
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    CJEM 13:259-66. 2011
    ..To determine if a dedicated teaching attending for medical student education improves medical student, attending physician, and resident perceptions and satisfaction...
  40. doi request reprint A rare incidental finding in a case of painless jaundice
    Sundip N Patel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Camden, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:516.e1-2. 2008
    ..The different etiologies of portal vein thrombosis, along with diagnosis and treatment options will be discussed and highlighted...
  41. doi request reprint Homespun remedy, homespun toxicity: baking soda ingestion for dyspepsia
    Keyur Ajbani
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    J Emerg Med 40:e71-4. 2011
    ..The patient was successfully treated after cessation of the oral bicarbonate, initiation of intravenous hydration, and correction of electrolyte abnormalities...
  42. ncbi request reprint Impact of delayed transfer of critically ill patients from the emergency department to the intensive care unit
    Donald B Chalfin
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:1477-83. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine the association between emergency department "boarding" (holding admitted patients in the emergency department pending intensive care unit transfer) and outcomes for critically ill patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Overly optimistic emergency medicine gender trends?
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Acad Emerg Med 15:490; author reply 490-1. 2008
  44. ncbi request reprint Emergency medicine research directors and research programs: characteristics and factors associated with productivity
    David J Karras
    Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:637-44. 2006
    ..Periodic surveys of research directors (RDs) in emergency medicine (EM) are useful to assess the specialty's development and evolution of the RD role...

Research Grants1

  1. ED Screening and Interventions for Hazardous Alcohol Use
    Brigitte Baumann; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The intent of this proposal is to join with 12 other participating EDs in a joint effort of SBIRT training and ED patient intervention. ..