DEBRA ELAINE HOURY

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Violence prevention in the emergency department: future research priorities
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Injury Control, Emory University, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1089-95. 2009
  2. pmc Does screening in the emergency department hurt or help victims of intimate partner violence?
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:433-42, 442.e1-7. 2008
  3. pmc Development of a brief mental health screen for intimate partner violence victims in the emergency department
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:202-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of household addresses that repeatedly contact 911 to report intimate partner violence
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:662-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms in women experiencing intimate partner violence
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:1467-77. 2005
  6. pmc Intimate partner violence and mental health symptoms in African American female ED patients
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:444-50. 2006
  7. pmc Differences in female and male victims and perpetrators of partner violence with respect to WEB scores
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, USA
    J Interpers Violence 23:1041-55. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical and personal intimate partner violence training experiences of U.S. medical students
    Erica Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:1071-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint A positive domestic violence screen predicts future domestic violence
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, Georgia, USA
    J Interpers Violence 19:955-66. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Uterine artery pseudoaneurysm rupture: a life-threatening presentation of vaginal bleeding
    Ajay Bhatt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:460-3. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Violence prevention in the emergency department: future research priorities
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Injury Control, Emory University, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1089-95. 2009
    ..The work group emphasized the critical need and role of ED-based research to impact surveillance and prevention of future violence-related injury...
  2. pmc Does screening in the emergency department hurt or help victims of intimate partner violence?
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:433-42, 442.e1-7. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Development of a brief mental health screen for intimate partner violence victims in the emergency department
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:202-9. 2007
    ..In addition, research has demonstrated a strong association between IPV victimization and mental health symptoms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of household addresses that repeatedly contact 911 to report intimate partner violence
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:662-7. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms in women experiencing intimate partner violence
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:1467-77. 2005
    ..These four items can be used as a brief screen in the ED to detect female patients positive for IPV at increased risk for suicidal behavior...
  6. pmc Intimate partner violence and mental health symptoms in African American female ED patients
    Debra Houry
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:444-50. 2006
    ..Intimate partner violence (IPV) victims often seek care in the ED, whether for an injury from abuse or other sequelae such as mental health symptoms...
  7. pmc Differences in female and male victims and perpetrators of partner violence with respect to WEB scores
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, USA
    J Interpers Violence 23:1041-55. 2008
    ..Depressive symptoms, symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder, African American race, and IPV victimization were independently associated with higher WEB scores...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical and personal intimate partner violence training experiences of U.S. medical students
    Erica Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:1071-9. 2006
    ..To learn about U.S. medical students' attitudes, experiences, and practices regarding intimate partner violence (IPV)...
  9. ncbi request reprint A positive domestic violence screen predicts future domestic violence
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, Georgia, USA
    J Interpers Violence 19:955-66. 2004
    ..3 times more likely to experience physical violence and 7.3 times more likely to experience verbal aggression. The study's screen identified women at high risk for subsequent physical violence and verbal aggression...
  10. doi request reprint Uterine artery pseudoaneurysm rupture: a life-threatening presentation of vaginal bleeding
    Ajay Bhatt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:460-3. 2010
    ..Definitive treatment by selective arterial embolization was performed to achieve hemostasis. This article discusses options available in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of uterine artery pseudoaneurysm hemorrhage...
  11. doi request reprint A pilot study of an exposure-based intervention in the ED designed to prevent posttraumatic stress disorder
    Barbara Olasov Rothbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:326-30. 2008
    ..Results also offer evidence that the intervention did not appear to harm participants and in fact may be helpful...
  12. pmc Stages of change as a correlate of mental health symptoms in abused, low-income African American women
    Tiffany A Edwards
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:1531-43. 2006
    ..These findings contribute to the growing body of literature supporting the TM as applied to IPV. Results are discussed in terms of applicability to intervention design...
  13. doi request reprint Characteristics of patients who present to the emergency department with molar pregnancy
    Robert Murphy
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    South Med J 101:797-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine presenting signs/symptoms and risk factors in emergency department (ED) patients ultimately diagnosed with molar pregnancy...
  14. pmc Nomenclature and definitions for emergency department human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing: report from the 2007 conference of the National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium
    Michael S Lyons
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:168-77. 2009
    ..These definitions are designed to facilitate discussion, increase comparability of future reports, and potentially accelerate wider implementation of ED HIV testing...
  15. pmc Unrecognized suicidal ideation in ED patients: are we missing an opportunity?
    Robin S Kemball
    Emory University Department of Emergency Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:701-5. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of victims coarrested for intimate partner violence
    Debra Houry
    Emory University, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:1483-92. 2006
    ..Although coarrest occurred in a minority of cases, it may deter victims from contacting police for future incidents of police...

Research Grants3

  1. Intimate Partner Violence and Mental Health Symptoms
    Debra Houry; Fiscal Year: 2007
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