Francis M Fesmire

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of baseline ST-vector magnitude to identify electrocardiographic injury in patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 20:535-40. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The Erlanger chest pain evaluation protocol: a one-year experience with serial 12-lead ECG monitoring, two-hour delta serum marker measurements, and selective nuclear stress testing to identify and exclude acute coronary syndromes
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga 37405, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:584-94. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Early use of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in the ED treatment of non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: a local quality improvement initiative
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Medicine, University of Tennesee College of Medicine, Chattanooga Unit, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 21:302-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Vectorcardiography risk stratifies emergency department chest pain patients with left ventricular hypertrophy on the initial 12-lead ECG
    Francis M Fesmire
    Heart Stroke Center, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 9:149-55. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Improving risk stratification in patients with chest pain: the Erlanger HEARTS3 score
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 37403, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1829-37. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Utilization of ST-segment deviation sum and change scores to identify acute myocardial infarction
    Francis M Fesmire
    Emergency Heart Center, Erlanger Medical Center and Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee Chattanooga College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:790-7. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Delta creatine kinase-MB outperforms myoglobin at two hours during the emergency department identification and exclusion of troponin positive non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Francis M Fesmire
    Heart and Stroke Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:12-9. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Risk stratification in chest pain patients undergoing nuclear stress testing: the Erlanger Stress Score
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, TN, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 11:171-6. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved identification of acute coronary syndromes with second generation cardiac troponin I assay: utility of 2-hour delta cTnI > or = +0.02 ng/mL
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Heart Stroke Center, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, 37405, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    J Emerg Med 22:147-52. 2002
  10. doi request reprint A new electrocardiographic criteria for emergent reperfusion therapy
    Jacob R Hennings
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, Chattanooga TN 37403, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:994-1000. 2012

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of baseline ST-vector magnitude to identify electrocardiographic injury in patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 20:535-40. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The Erlanger chest pain evaluation protocol: a one-year experience with serial 12-lead ECG monitoring, two-hour delta serum marker measurements, and selective nuclear stress testing to identify and exclude acute coronary syndromes
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga 37405, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:584-94. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Early use of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in the ED treatment of non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: a local quality improvement initiative
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Medicine, University of Tennesee College of Medicine, Chattanooga Unit, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 21:302-8. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Vectorcardiography risk stratifies emergency department chest pain patients with left ventricular hypertrophy on the initial 12-lead ECG
    Francis M Fesmire
    Heart Stroke Center, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 9:149-55. 2004
    ..The prognostic value of ST-VM and QRS-VD in ED chest pain patients with LVH on the initial 12-lead ECG has not been previously investigated...
  5. doi request reprint Improving risk stratification in patients with chest pain: the Erlanger HEARTS3 score
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 37403, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1829-37. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Utilization of ST-segment deviation sum and change scores to identify acute myocardial infarction
    Francis M Fesmire
    Emergency Heart Center, Erlanger Medical Center and Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee Chattanooga College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:790-7. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Delta creatine kinase-MB outperforms myoglobin at two hours during the emergency department identification and exclusion of troponin positive non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Francis M Fesmire
    Heart and Stroke Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:12-9. 2004
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Risk stratification in chest pain patients undergoing nuclear stress testing: the Erlanger Stress Score
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, TN, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 11:171-6. 2012
    ..In this study, we investigate the interplay of all these factors on the incidence of acute coronary syndromes to develop a tool that may assist physicians in the selection of appropriate chest pain patients for stress testing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved identification of acute coronary syndromes with second generation cardiac troponin I assay: utility of 2-hour delta cTnI > or = +0.02 ng/mL
    Francis M Fesmire
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Heart Stroke Center, Erlanger Medical Center, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, 37405, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
    J Emerg Med 22:147-52. 2002
    ..02 ng/mL in 2 h, as measured by the Stratus CS immunoassay, should receive consideration for aggressive anti-ischemic therapy and further diagnostic testing prior to making an exclusionary diagnosis of non-ischemic chest pain...
  10. doi request reprint A new electrocardiographic criteria for emergent reperfusion therapy
    Jacob R Hennings
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, Chattanooga TN 37403, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:994-1000. 2012
    ..In this report, we present 3 such patients to heighten the awareness of the emergency physician to this phenomenon...
  11. doi request reprint Cardiac injury due to accidental discharge of nail gun
    Alton D Temple
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 37403, USA
    J Emerg Med 44:e161-3. 2013
    ..The vast majority of injuries involve the extremities, but injuries have been reported to occur in virtually every area of the body...
  12. ncbi request reprint Influence of timing of troponin elevation on clinical outcomes and use of evidence-based therapies for patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Matthew T Roe
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:355-62. 2005
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of early eptifibatide for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Matthew T Roe
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 146:993-8. 2003
    ..The acute benefits of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTE ACS) remain unclear...
  14. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic ST-segment elevation: a source of error or burden for EPs [corrected]?
    Francis M Fesmire
    Am J Emerg Med 22:120-2. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical policy: critical issues in the evaluation and management of adult patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Francis M Fesmire
    Ann Emerg Med 48:270-301. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical policy: indications for reperfusion therapy in emergency department patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction. American College of Emergency Physicians Clinical Policies Subcommittee (Writing Committee) on Reperfusion Therapy in Emergen
    Francis M Fesmire
    Ann Emerg Med 48:358-83. 2006
  17. doi request reprint Clinical policy: critical issues in the evaluation and management of adult patients presenting to the emergency department with acute headache
    Jonathan A Edlow
    Ann Emerg Med 52:407-36. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines for the management of patients with unstable angina/non-ST-Elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise th
    Jeffrey L Anderson
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:e1-e157. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines for the management of patients with unstable angina/non ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise th
    Jeffrey L Anderson
    Circulation 116:e148-304. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA clinical performance measures for adults with ST-elevation and non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures (Writing Committee to Develop Perfo
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Circulation 113:732-61. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Standardized reporting guidelines for studies evaluating risk stratification of emergency department patients with potential acute coronary syndromes
    Judd E Hollander
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:589-98. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Relationship between risk stratification by cardiac troponin level and adherence to guidelines for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Matthew T Roe
    Division of Cardiology and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1870-6. 2005
    ..The threshold of troponin elevation that stimulates changes in clinical decision making for patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTE ACSs) has not been previously evaluated...
  23. ncbi request reprint Are we putting the cart ahead of the horse: who determines the standard of care for the management of patients in the emergency department?
    Francis M Fesmire
    Ann Emerg Med 46:198-200. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA clinical performance measures for adults with ST-elevation and non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures (Writing Committee to Develop Perfo
    Harlan M Krumholz
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:236-65. 2006