Robert A Silverman

Summary

Affiliation: Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Increased A1C among adult emergency department patients with type 2 diabetes
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 57:575-81. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Age-related association of fine particles and ozone with severe acute asthma in New York City
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Queens, NY 11040, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:367-373.e5. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fall school opening and emergency department asthma visits in a large metropolitan area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:818-23. 2005
  4. pmc Association of ambient fine particles with out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in New York City
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, NS LIJ Health System, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:917-23. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The impact of acute illness on HbA(1c) determination of undiagnosed diabetes
    Urvi Thakker
    Emergency Medicine, North Shore LIJ Health System, Queens, NY, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 28:603-7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint FEV1 performance among patients with acute asthma: results from a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore LIJMC Health Care System, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 131:164-71. 2007
  7. pmc Hemoglobin A1c as a screen for previously undiagnosed prediabetes and diabetes in an acute-care setting
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Long Island, NY, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1908-12. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint The "vertical response time": barriers to ambulance response in an urban area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:772-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Zafirlukast treatment for acute asthma: evaluation in a randomized, double-blind, multicenter trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 270 05 76th Ave, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 126:1480-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Age-related seasonal patterns of emergency department visits for acute asthma in an urban environment
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, NY 11040, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:577-86. 2003

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Increased A1C among adult emergency department patients with type 2 diabetes
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 57:575-81. 2011
    ..Our objectives are to determine the frequency of poorly controlled type 2 diabetes among adults presenting to an ED and to identify characteristics associated with poor control...
  2. doi request reprint Age-related association of fine particles and ozone with severe acute asthma in New York City
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Queens, NY 11040, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:367-373.e5. 2010
    ..There is little documentation determining whether children are more vulnerable to the effects of ambient pollution than adults, or whether pollution causes life-threatening episodes requiring intensive care unit (ICU) admission...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fall school opening and emergency department asthma visits in a large metropolitan area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:818-23. 2005
    ..Asthma morbidity is seasonal, with the fewest exacerbations occurring in summer and the most exacerbations in early fall...
  4. pmc Association of ambient fine particles with out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in New York City
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, NS LIJ Health System, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:917-23. 2010
    ..5) and out-of-hospital cardiac arrests. Since few individuals survive an arrest, air pollution control may help prevent future cardiovascular mortality...
  5. doi request reprint The impact of acute illness on HbA(1c) determination of undiagnosed diabetes
    Urvi Thakker
    Emergency Medicine, North Shore LIJ Health System, Queens, NY, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 28:603-7. 2012
    ..To address this, we evaluated for intra-patient differences in HbA(1c) assessed in the emergency department (ED) and after recovery from the acute illness...
  6. ncbi request reprint FEV1 performance among patients with acute asthma: results from a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore LIJMC Health Care System, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 131:164-71. 2007
    ..To determine the ability of patients seen for acute asthma exacerbations in the emergency department (ED) to perform good-quality FEV(1) measurements...
  7. pmc Hemoglobin A1c as a screen for previously undiagnosed prediabetes and diabetes in an acute-care setting
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Long Island, NY, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1908-12. 2011
    ..Using follow-up fasting blood glucose (FBG) and the 2-h oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) as the criterion gold standard, we determined optimal HbA(1c)-screening cutoffs for undiagnosed dysglycemia in the emergency department setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint The "vertical response time": barriers to ambulance response in an urban area
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:772-8. 2007
    ..However, the often unmeasured "vertical response time" from arrival on-scene to arrival at the patient's side may be substantial, particularly in urban areas with high-rise buildings or other barriers to access...
  9. ncbi request reprint Zafirlukast treatment for acute asthma: evaluation in a randomized, double-blind, multicenter trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 270 05 76th Ave, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 126:1480-9. 2004
    ..Acute asthma causes nearly 2 million hospital emergency department (ED) visits in the United States annually, and hospitalization after an ED visit and relapse after ED discharge are common...
  10. ncbi request reprint Age-related seasonal patterns of emergency department visits for acute asthma in an urban environment
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, NY 11040, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:577-86. 2003
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the relationship between age and seasonal asthma periodicity in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED)...
  11. ncbi request reprint The relationship of plasma glucose and HbA1c Levels among emergency department patients with no prior history of diabetes mellitus
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:722-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether hyperglycemia in ED patients without a history of diabetes was associated with higher HbA1c levels...
  12. pmc Seropositivity for influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus among frontline health care personnel
    Kumar Alagappan
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, New Hyde Park, New York 11040, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:140-3. 2013
    ..4, 95% CI 0.8-2.4). Working in an acute care setting did not substantially increase risk for virus infection above risk conferred by community-based exposures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking among asthmatic adults presenting to 64 emergency departments
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Chest 123:1472-9. 2003
    ..The present study determined the prevalence of cigarette smoking among adults presenting to the ED with acute asthma and identified the factors associated with current smoking status...
  14. ncbi request reprint IV magnesium sulfate in the treatment of acute severe asthma: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Robert A Silverman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11042, USA
    Chest 122:489-97. 2002
    ..In a multicenter cohort, this study tests the hypothesis that administration of magnesium sulfate improves pulmonary function in patients with acute severe asthma...