Elizabeth A Hunt

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Simulated pediatric trauma team management: assessment of an educational intervention
    Elizabeth 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
  2. doi request reprint Simulation of in-hospital pediatric medical emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrests: highlighting the importance of the first 5 minutes
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e34-43. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Survey of pediatric resident experiences with resuscitation training and attendance at actual cardiopulmonary arrests
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Medical, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 10:96-105. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Simulation: translation to improved team performance
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Johns Hopkins Simulation Center, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 904, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:301-19. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Resuscitation education: narrowing the gap between evidence-based resuscitation guidelines and performance using best educational practices
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 55:1025-50, xii. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Using the American Heart Association's National Registry of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation for performance improvement
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:13-20. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Delays and errors in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillation by pediatric residents during simulated cardiopulmonary arrests
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Resuscitation 80:819-25. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Simulation in medicine: addressing patient safety and improving the interface between healthcare providers and medical technology
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 40:399-404. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Simulation of pediatric trauma stabilization in 35 North Carolina emergency departments: identification of targets for performance improvement
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 117:641-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Transition from a traditional code team to a medical emergency team and categorization of cardiopulmonary arrests in a children's center
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Blalock 904, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:117-22. 2008

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Simulated pediatric trauma team management: assessment of an educational intervention
    Elizabeth 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...
  2. doi request reprint Simulation of in-hospital pediatric medical emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrests: highlighting the importance of the first 5 minutes
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e34-43. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Survey of pediatric resident experiences with resuscitation training and attendance at actual cardiopulmonary arrests
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Medical, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 10:96-105. 2009
    ..Our objective was to characterize the resuscitation training and CPA resuscitation experience of residents, including hands on experience with discharging a defibrillator...
  4. ncbi request reprint Simulation: translation to improved team performance
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Johns Hopkins Simulation Center, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 904, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:301-19. 2007
    ..This article reviews important concepts related to teamwork and discusses examples where simulation either could be or has been used to improve teamwork in medical disciplines to enhance patient safety...
  5. doi request reprint Resuscitation education: narrowing the gap between evidence-based resuscitation guidelines and performance using best educational practices
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 55:1025-50, xii. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Using the American Heart Association's National Registry of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation for performance improvement
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:13-20. 2009
    ..A rapid response system provides a new link at the beginning, and postresuscitation care provides a new link at the end of the Chain of Survival...
  7. doi request reprint Delays and errors in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillation by pediatric residents during simulated cardiopulmonary arrests
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Resuscitation 80:819-25. 2009
    ..However, little data exist regarding the quality of resuscitation delivered to children and factors associated with adherence to American Heart Association (AHA) resuscitation guidelines...
  8. ncbi request reprint Simulation in medicine: addressing patient safety and improving the interface between healthcare providers and medical technology
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 40:399-404. 2006
    ..Medical simulation and human factors engineering can be used to examine and enhance the interface between healthcare practitioners and medical technology, with the potential to make a significant contribution to patient safety...
  9. ncbi request reprint Simulation of pediatric trauma stabilization in 35 North Carolina emergency departments: identification of targets for performance improvement
    Elizabeth 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...
  10. doi request reprint Transition from a traditional code team to a medical emergency team and categorization of cardiopulmonary arrests in a children's center
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Blalock 904, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:117-22. 2008
    ..To study the effect of an intervention on prevention of respiratory arrest and cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA) and to characterize ward CPAs by preceding signs and symptoms and initial cardiac rhythm...
  11. doi request reprint Recognition and treatment of unstable supraventricular tachycardia by pediatric residents in a simulation scenario
    Nicole A Shilkofski
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Simul Healthc 3:4-9. 2008
    ..Study objectives were to: (1) establish time to recognition and cardioversion of simulated unstable SVT; and (2) document delays and mistakes made during cardioversion...
  12. ncbi request reprint The daily goals communication sheet: a simple and novel tool for improved communication and care
    Jamie M Schwartz
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:608-13, 561. 2008
    ..This tool directs the health care team to discuss specific goals of care and best-practice safety measures daily for each patient and to ensure goal understanding and implementation...
  13. doi request reprint The use of cognitive AIDS during simulated pediatric cardiopulmonary arrests
    Kristen L Nelson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Simul Healthc 3:138-45. 2008
    ..Use of cognitive aids may assist in making rapid decisions in these crises; however, there are no known published reports on whether these aids are actually used during arrest management and whether they impact quality of care...
  14. doi request reprint A survey of anesthesiologists' knowledge of American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support Resuscitation Guidelines
    Eugenie S Heitmiller
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Resuscitation 79:499-505. 2008
    ..Determine anesthesiologists' knowledge of the 2005 American Heart Association (AHA) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) recommendations...
  15. doi request reprint Delayed time to defibrillation after intraoperative and periprocedural cardiac arrest
    Jill M Mhyre
    Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Anesthesiology 113:782-93. 2010
    ..Delay in defibrillation (more than 2 min) is associated with worse survival in patients with a cardiac arrest because of ventricular fibrillation or pulseless ventricular tachycardia in intensive care units and inpatient wards...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of defibrillation energy dose during in-hospital pediatric cardiac arrest
    Peter A Meaney
    Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e16-23. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that (1) an initial shock dose of 2 ± 10 J/kg would be less effective for terminating fibrillation than suggested in published historical data and (2) a 4 J/kg shock dose would be more effective...
  17. doi request reprint Temperature patterns in the early postresuscitation period after pediatric inhospital cardiac arrest
    Melania M Bembea
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 11:723-30. 2010
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  18. ncbi request reprint Lightning, sudden cardiac death, simulation and an automated external defibrillator: the perfect storm
    Kristen L Nelson
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, United States
    Resuscitation 74:567-71. 2007
    ..This child is alive and well today because of these well-trained camp counselors. Their system of using simulation to maintain emergency readiness serves as an example for lay and professional medical providers alike...
  19. pmc Characteristics of medication use during pediatric medical emergency team events and the role of a pharmacist-provided medication supply
    Melania M Bembea
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther 17:236-45. 2012
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  20. ncbi request reprint A pediatric medical emergency team manages a complex child with hypoxia and worried parent
    Nicole A Shilkofski
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:236-41, 185. 2007
    ..As demonstrated in this case report, parental concern can serve as an important and effective call trigger...
  21. ncbi request reprint Rapid response systems: a systematic review
    Bradford D Winters
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:1238-43. 2007
    ..Rapid response systems have been advocated as a potential model to identify and intervene in patients who are experiencing deterioration on general hospital wards...
  22. ncbi request reprint Simulated pediatric resuscitation use for personal protective equipment adherence measurement and training during the 2009 influenza (H1N1) pandemic
    Christopher M Watson
    Department of Pediatrics, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:515-23. 2011
    ..Simulation was used as an educational tool to measure adherence with PPE use and pediatric resuscitation guidelines during simulated cardiopulmonary arrests of 2009 influenza A patients...
  23. doi request reprint In situ simulation in continuing education for the health care professions: a systematic review
    Michael A Rosen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 32:243-54. 2012
    ..This article provides a systematic review of the in situ simulation literature and compares the state of the science and practice against principles of effective education and training design, delivery, and evaluation...
  24. doi request reprint "ABC-SBAR" training improves simulated critical patient hand-off by pediatric interns
    Michael Conor McCrory
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:538-43. 2012
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  25. doi request reprint Pediatric residents do not feel prepared for the most unsettling situations they face in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Chris P Yang
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:25-30. 2011
    ..New approaches are needed to optimize the preparation and professionalism of postgraduate medical trainees when managing crisis management scenarios...
  26. doi request reprint Team training: implications for emergency and critical care pediatrics
    Walter J Eppich
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:255-60. 2008
    ..This paper provides a review of the literature on team training with specific emphasis on the perspectives of emergency and critical care pediatricians...
  27. doi request reprint Pediatric residents' clinical and educational experiences with end-of-life care
    Megan E McCabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e731-7. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of procedural sedation and analgesia of emergency medicine physicians
    Emily N Maher
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:869-76. 2007
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  29. pmc Phenytoin in traumatic brain injury
    Elizabeth A Hunt
    PICU, Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, USA
    Arch Dis Child 86:62-3. 2002