James A Gordon

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Simulation center accreditation and programmatic benchmarks: a review for emergency medicine
    Rosemarie Fernandez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1093-103. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in emergency care for joint dislocation in 53 US EDs
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1970-80. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Safety climate and medical errors in 62 US emergency departments
    Carlos A Camargo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:555-563.e20. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Quality of care for joint dislocation in 47 US EDs
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1105-13. 2012
  6. pmc Quality of care for acute myocardial infarction in 58 U.S. emergency departments
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:940-50. 2010
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. 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...
  2. doi request reprint Simulation center accreditation and programmatic benchmarks: a review for emergency medicine
    Rosemarie Fernandez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1093-103. 2010
    ..Finally, the work group uses this collective information to propose how an accreditation process, in concert with the SAEM Simulation Consultation Service, can enhance and advance EM simulation training...
  3. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in emergency care for joint dislocation in 53 US EDs
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1970-80. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate racial/ethnic differences in emergency care for patients with joint dislocation...
  4. doi request reprint Safety climate and medical errors in 62 US emergency departments
    Carlos A Camargo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:555-563.e20. 2012
    ..We describe the incidence and types of medical errors in emergency departments (EDs) and assess the validity of a survey instrument that identifies systems factors contributing to errors in EDs...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of care for joint dislocation in 47 US EDs
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1105-13. 2012
    ..We sought to determine concordance of ED management of dislocation with guideline recommendations and to assess whether higher concordance was associated with better patient outcomes...
  6. pmc Quality of care for acute myocardial infarction in 58 U.S. emergency departments
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:940-50. 2010
    ....
  7. 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)...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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
    ....
  15. 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
    ....
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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
  19. 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)...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint Web-conferenced simulation sessions: a satisfaction survey of clinical simulation encounters via remote supervision
    Emily M Hayden
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Telemed J E Health 18:525-9. 2012
    ..This study compared the impact of simulation sessions facilitated by in-person (IP) faculty versus those supervised remotely using Web-conferencing software (WebEx(®), Cisco [ www.webex.com/ ])...
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint Using immersive healthcare simulation for physiology education: initial experience in high school, college, and graduate school curricula
    Nancy E Oriol
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Adv Physiol Educ 35:252-9. 2011
    ..Particular areas of focus include critical-thinking and problem-solving behaviors and student reflections on the impact of the teaching approach...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint How we implemented a resident-led medical simulation curriculum in a large internal medicine residency program
    Susan K Mathai
    Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    Med Teach 36:279-83. 2014
    ..Utilizing residents as volunteer facilitators and program leaders allowed the implementation of a well-received mandatory simulation program in a large IM residency program and facilitated program sustainability...
  26. 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
    ....
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  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 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. ncbi request reprint A simulator-based medical education service
    James A Gordon
    Acad Emerg Med 9:865. 2002
  34. 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...