Karen S Frush
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Evaluation of a method to reduce over-the-counter medication dosing errorKaren S Frush
Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:620-4. 2004....
- Imaging of acute appendicitis in children: EU versus U.S. ... or US versus CT? A North American perspectiveDonald P Frush
Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Pediatr Radiol 39:500-5. 2009..There still is a responsibility, though, for those involved with evaluation of patients with possible appendicitis to come to agreement about an appropriate diagnostic pathway that considers standards of care and available resources...
- Fundamentals of a patient safety programKaren S Frush
Department of Pediatrics and Surgery, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Pediatr Radiol 38:S685-9. 2008..Physicians, as leaders of the health care team, have a unique opportunity to foster the culture and commitment required to address the underlying systems causes of medical error and harm...
- 'Sleeping with the enemy?' Expectations and reality in imaging children in the emergency settingDonald P Frush
Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Pediatr Radiol 38:S633-8. 2008....
- Development and implementation of a hospital-based patient safety programKaren S Frush
Office of Patient Safety and Clinical Quality, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Pediatr Radiol 36:291-8. 2006....
- Enhancing pediatric safety: using simulation to assess radiology resident preparedness for anaphylaxis from intravenous contrast mediaAna Maria Gaca
Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Health Systems, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Radiology 245:236-44. 2007..To prospectively develop and test a simulation model for assessing radiology resident preparedness for pediatric life-threatening events in the radiology environment...
- Improved pediatric multidetector body CT using a size-based color-coded formatDonald P Frush
Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Rm 1905, Duke University Health System, Box 3808, Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27710, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:721-6. 2002..The purpose of this investigation was to compare variation (or error) occurrence and technologist preference for conventional and color-coded formats for pediatric multidetector body CT protocols...
- Pediatric patient safety in resuscitation simulations: lessons learned from studying clinician behaviorSusan M Hohenhaus
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 21:71-5. 2005
- Pediatric patient safety: common problems in the use of resuscitative aids for simplifying pediatric emergency careSusan M Hohenhaus
Department of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medical Services for Children Project, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Emerg Nurs 30:49-51. 2004
- Simulation of pediatric trauma stabilization in 35 North Carolina emergency departments: identification of targets for performance improvementElizabeth A Hunt
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Pediatrics 117:641-8. 2006..Thus, all EDs must be prepared to care for injured children. The objectives of this study were to (1) characterize the quality of trauma stabilization efforts in EDs and (2) identify targets for educational interventions...
- Simulated pediatric trauma team management: assessment of an educational interventionElizabeth A Hunt
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 23:796-804. 2007..Our objective was to assess effectiveness of an educational intervention on performance of emergency department (ED) teams during simulated pediatric trauma resuscitations...
- Patient- and family-centered care of children in the emergency departmentPatricia J O'Malley
Pediatrics 122:e511-21. 2008..This report is also supported by the Emergency Nurses Association...
- Medication errors in pediatric emergency care: developing a national standard?Karen S Frush
Ann Emerg Med 50:369-70. 2007