J A Gordon

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cost-benefit analysis of social work services in the emergency department: a conceptual model
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114 2696, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:54-60. 2001
  2. pmc Does simulator-based clinical performance correlate with actual hospital behavior? The effect of extended work hours on patient care provided by medical interns
    James A Gordon
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 85:1583-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Early bedside care during preclinical medical education: can technology-enhanced patient simulation advance the Flexnerian ideal?
    James A Gordon
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 85:370-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Can a simulated critical care encounter accelerate basic science learning among preclinical medical students? A pilot study
    James A Gordon
    G S Beckwith Gilbert and Katharine S Gilbert Medical Education Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:13-7. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Perspective: fostering biomedical literacy among America's youth: how medical simulation reshapes the strategy
    James A Gordon
    Harvard Medical School, and Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 83:521-3. 2008
  6. doi request reprint As accessible as a book on a library shelf: the imperative of routine simulation in modern health care
    James A Gordon
    MGH Learning Laboratory, Division of Medical Simulation, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Zero Emerson Place, STE 3B, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Chest 141:12-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of simulation-based teaching versus traditional instruction in medicine: a pilot study among clinical medical students
    James A Gordon
    Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, MA, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 11:33-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The science of common sense: integrating health and human services in the hospital emergency department
    James A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, 02114, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:251-2. 2005
  9. pmc The State Children's Health Insurance Program: a multicenter trial of outreach through the emergency department
    James A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Clinics 115, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:250-3. 2005
  10. pmc Where health and welfare meet: social deprivation among patients in the emergency department
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
    J Urban Health 78:104-11. 2001

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Cost-benefit analysis of social work services in the emergency department: a conceptual model
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114 2696, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:54-60. 2001
    ..To describe an economic model for formal cost-benefit analysis of emergency department (ED)-based social services...
  2. pmc Does simulator-based clinical performance correlate with actual hospital behavior? The effect of extended work hours on patient care provided by medical interns
    James A Gordon
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 85:1583-8. 2010
    ..This study explored whether the effects of extended work hours on clinical performance, as reported in prior hospital-based studies, could be observed in a simulator-based testing environment...
  3. doi request reprint Early bedside care during preclinical medical education: can technology-enhanced patient simulation advance the Flexnerian ideal?
    James A Gordon
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 85:370-7. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Can a simulated critical care encounter accelerate basic science learning among preclinical medical students? A pilot study
    James A Gordon
    G S Beckwith Gilbert and Katharine S Gilbert Medical Education Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:13-7. 2006
    ..To explore whether a simulated critical care encounter can accelerate basic science learning among preclinical medical students...
  5. doi request reprint Perspective: fostering biomedical literacy among America's youth: how medical simulation reshapes the strategy
    James A Gordon
    Harvard Medical School, and Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 83:521-3. 2008
    ..Such efforts could catalyze a significant expansion of interest in biomedical science among students nationwide...
  6. doi request reprint As accessible as a book on a library shelf: the imperative of routine simulation in modern health care
    James A Gordon
    MGH Learning Laboratory, Division of Medical Simulation, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Zero Emerson Place, STE 3B, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Chest 141:12-6. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of simulation-based teaching versus traditional instruction in medicine: a pilot study among clinical medical students
    James A Gordon
    Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, MA, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 11:33-9. 2006
    ..To compare simulator-based teaching with traditional instruction among clinical medical students...
  8. ncbi request reprint The science of common sense: integrating health and human services in the hospital emergency department
    James A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, 02114, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:251-2. 2005
  9. pmc The State Children's Health Insurance Program: a multicenter trial of outreach through the emergency department
    James A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Clinics 115, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:250-3. 2005
    ..We evaluated emergency department (ED)-based outreach for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)...
  10. pmc Where health and welfare meet: social deprivation among patients in the emergency department
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
    J Urban Health 78:104-11. 2001
    ..As a safety net provider for many disadvantaged Americans, the emergency department (ED) may be an efficient site not only for providing acute medical care, but also for addressing serious social needs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Safety net research in emergency medicine: proceedings of the Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference on "The Unraveling Safety Net"
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1024-9. 2001
    ..The current system for safety net care is described, and the emergency department is conceptualized as a window on safety net patients and systems, uniquely positioned to help study and coordinate integrated processes of care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bringing good teaching cases "to life": a simulator-based medical education service
    James A Gordon
    G S Beckwith Gilbert and Katharine S Gilbert Medical Education Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Department of Medicine, Masschusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 79:23-7. 2004
    ..Moreover, the process outlined here suggests that simulation can be integrated into existing curricula of almost any medical school or teaching hospital in an efficient and cost-effective manner...
  13. ncbi request reprint Child health insurance outreach through the emergency department: a pilot study
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Institute for Health Policy, Partners HealthCare System, Division of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114 2696, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1088-90. 2001
    ..While such children are more likely to receive care in emergency departments (EDs), no national initiative has targeted EDs for child health insurance outreach...
  14. ncbi request reprint "Practicing" medicine without risk: students' and educators' responses to high-fidelity patient simulation
    J A Gordon
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, CLN 115, Boston, MA 02114 2696, USA
    Acad Med 76:469-72. 2001
    ..To understand the responses of medical students and educators to high-fidelity patient simulation, a new technology allowing "practice without risk."..
  15. doi request reprint Simulation in graduate medical education 2008: a review for emergency medicine
    Steve McLaughlin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:1117-29. 2008
    ..In the future, the health care system will likely follow the example of the airline industry, nuclear power plants, and the military, making rigorous simulation-based training and evaluation a routine part of education and practice...
  16. doi request reprint Long-term educational impact of a simulator curriculum on medical student education in an internal medicine clerkship
    Nancy M Brim
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, G S Beckwith Gilbert and Katharine S Gilbert Medical Education Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Simul Healthc 5:75-81. 2010
    ..We report the first long-term experience of mannequin simulation in an internal medicine clerkship...
  17. ncbi request reprint A simulator-based curriculum to promote comparative and reflective analysis in an internal medicine clerkship
    Graham T McMahon
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, 221 Longwood Avenue, Second Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Med 80:84-9. 2005
    ..To develop and evaluate a novel curricular framework using high-fidelity patient simulation in an internal medicine clerkship...
  18. doi request reprint A pilot study examining undesirable events among emergency department-boarded patients awaiting inpatient beds
    Shan W Liu
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:381-5. 2009
    ..We describe the frequency of undesirable events among patients boarding at a single, urban, tertiary, teaching emergency department (ED) through retrospective chart abstraction...
  19. ncbi request reprint The National Emergency Department Safety Study: study rationale and design
    Ashley F Sullivan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:1182-9. 2007
    ..NEDSS is the first comprehensive national study of the frequency and types of medical errors in EDs. This article describes the methods used to develop and implement the study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a clinical performance evaluation tool for use in a simulator-based testing environment: a pilot study
    James A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Acad Med 78:S45-7. 2003
    ..This study assessed a clinical performance evaluation tool for use in a simulator-based testing environment...
  21. doi request reprint National growth in simulation training within emergency medicine residency programs, 2003-2008
    Yasuharu Okuda
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:1113-6. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe the current role of simulation training in emergency medicine (EM) residency programs and to quantify growth in use of the technology over the past 5 years...
  22. doi request reprint Millennium conference 2005 on medical simulation: a summary report
    Grace C Huang
    Office of Educational Technology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Simul Healthc 2:88-95. 2007
    ..This document summarizes the proceedings of that conference...
  23. pmc A survey of workplace violence across 65 U.S. emergency departments
    Susan M Kansagra
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:1268-74. 2008
    ..Healthcare workers represent a significant portion of the victims, especially those who work in the emergency department (ED). The objective of this study was to examine ED workplace violence and staff perceptions of physical safety...
  24. ncbi request reprint See one, do one, teach one: advanced technology in medical education
    John Vozenilek
    Evanston Northwestern Health Care Center for Simulation Technology Academics and Research, Division of Emergency Medicine, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1149-54. 2004
    ..High-fidelity simulation: Emergency medicine residency programs should consider the use of high-fidelity patient simulators to enhance the teaching and evaluation of core competencies among trainees...
  25. doi request reprint Scholarship in emergency medicine in an environment of increasing clinical demand: proceedings from the 2007 Association of American Medical Colleges annual meeting
    Chet Schrader
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:567-72. 2008
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint The use of simulation in emergency medicine: a research agenda
    William F Bond
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network Affiliated with Pennsylvania State University School of Medicine, Allentown, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:353-63. 2007
    ..Outcomes-based research and multicenter efforts will serve to advance simulation techniques and encourage their adoption...
  27. pmc Quality of care for acute asthma in 63 US emergency departments
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:354-61. 2009
    ..Little is known about the quality of acute asthma care in the emergency department (ED)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Education on-demand: the development of a simulator-based medical education service
    James A Gordon
    Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Acad Med 77:751-2. 2002
    ..We hoped to mitigate the inherent variability of standard clinical teaching, and to augment areas of deficiency...
  29. ncbi request reprint The role of the emergency department in the care of homeless and disadvantaged populations
    David M Morris
    Department of Emergency Medicine, MetroWest Medical Center, Framingham Union Hospital, Framingham, MA 01702, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:839-48. 2006
    ..Current research on the value of socio-medical integration in the ED setting is discussed, with emphasis on selected initiatives that have demonstrated feasibility, cost-effectiveness, and impact...
  30. ncbi request reprint Does parental report of insurance status agree with hospital administrative data for children presenting to the ED?
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:890-2. 2006
    ..We also examined the relationship of patient characteristics with any observed discordance...
  31. ncbi request reprint A simulator-based medical education service
    James A Gordon
    Acad Emerg Med 9:865. 2002