Erik P Hess

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Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of the head CT choice decision aid in parents of children with minor head trauma: study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial
    Erik P Hess
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, 55905 Rochester, MN, USA
    Trials 15:253. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of the Chest Pain Choice decision aid in emergency department patients with low-risk chest pain: study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial
    Ryan T Anderson
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Trials 15:166. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Transforming the emergency department observation unit: a look into the future
    Erik P Hess
    Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street Southwest, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiol Clin 30:501-21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The chest pain choice decision aid: a randomized trial
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:251-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Development of a clinical prediction rule for 30-day cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:115-25.e1. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department setting: a systematic review
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    CJEM 10:373-82. 2008
  7. pmc A study to derive a clinical decision rule for triage of emergency department patients with chest pain: design and methodology
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 8:3. 2008
  8. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of the TIMI risk score in patients with chest pain in the emergency department: a meta-analysis
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    CMAJ 182:1039-44. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in clinical presentation, management and outcome in emergency department patients with chest pain
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, United States of America
    CJEM 12:405-13. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Prospective validation of a modified thrombolysis in myocardial infarction risk score in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:368-75. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of the head CT choice decision aid in parents of children with minor head trauma: study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial
    Erik P Hess
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, 55905 Rochester, MN, USA
    Trials 15:253. 2014
    ..We describe the methods used to develop and test the effectiveness of a decision aid to facilitate shared decision-making with parents regarding whether to obtain a head CT scan or to further observe their child at home...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of the Chest Pain Choice decision aid in emergency department patients with low-risk chest pain: study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial
    Ryan T Anderson
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Trials 15:166. 2014
    ..Shared decision-making, including educating patients regarding their 45-day risk for acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and management options, might safely decrease healthcare utilization...
  3. doi request reprint Transforming the emergency department observation unit: a look into the future
    Erik P Hess
    Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street Southwest, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiol Clin 30:501-21. 2012
    ..The potential for the EDOU to provide the right care for the right patient at the right time is only beginning to be realized, with significant advances in health care delivery anticipated in the near future...
  4. doi request reprint The chest pain choice decision aid: a randomized trial
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:251-9. 2012
    ..We judged it unlikely that patient preferences were driving the decision to obtain stress testing...
  5. doi request reprint Development of a clinical prediction rule for 30-day cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:115-25.e1. 2012
    ..We seek to identify patients at low short-term risk for a cardiac event for whom additional ED investigations might be unnecessary...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department setting: a systematic review
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    CJEM 10:373-82. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in the emergency department (ED) setting...
  7. pmc A study to derive a clinical decision rule for triage of emergency department patients with chest pain: design and methodology
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 8:3. 2008
    ..Currently no methodologically robust clinical decision rule identifies patients safe for early discharge...
  8. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of the TIMI risk score in patients with chest pain in the emergency department: a meta-analysis
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    CMAJ 182:1039-44. 2010
    ..We sought to expand the clinical application of the TIMI risk score by assessing its prognostic accuracy in patients in the emergency department with potential acute coronary syndromes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in clinical presentation, management and outcome in emergency department patients with chest pain
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, United States of America
    CJEM 12:405-13. 2010
    ..We sought to assess sex differences in clinical presentation, management and outcome in emergency department (ED) patients with chest pain, and to measure the association between female sex and coronary angiography within 30 days...
  10. doi request reprint Prospective validation of a modified thrombolysis in myocardial infarction risk score in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:368-75. 2010
    ..The objectives were to determine the ability of the modified score to risk-stratify emergency department (ED) patients with chest pain and to identify patients safe for early discharge...
  11. ncbi request reprint Derivation of a clinical decision rule for chest radiography in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    CJEM 12:128-34. 2010
    ..We derived a clinical decision rule to determine which emergency department (ED) patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome (ACS) require chest radiography...
  12. pmc The Chest Pain Choice trial: a pilot randomized trial of a decision aid for patients with chest pain in the emergency department
    Meghan A Pierce
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Trials 11:57. 2010
    ..The aims of this study are (1) to develop a decision aid (CHEST PAIN CHOICE) that communicates the short-term risk of ACS and (2) to evaluate the impact of the decision aid on patient participation in decision-making and resource use...
  13. doi request reprint Outcomes in Canadian emergency department syncope patients--are we doing a good job?
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 44:321-8. 2013
    ..Little is known about the outcomes of adults with syncope seen in Canadian Emergency Departments (EDs)...
  14. doi request reprint Failure of prospective validation and derivation of a refined clinical decision rule for chest radiography in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Joseph K Poku
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:E1004-10. 2012
    ..The aim of the investigation was to prospectively validate and refine the CDR for chest radiography in an independent patient population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Triple rule-out computed tomographic angiography for chest pain: a diagnostic systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Ayaram
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Acad Emerg Med 20:861-71. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint External validation of the San Francisco Syncope Rule in the Canadian setting
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 55:464-72. 2010
    ..Among the risk-stratification instruments available, only the San Francisco Syncope Rule is rigorously developed. We evaluate its performance in Canadian emergency department (ED) syncope patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Defining abnormal electrocardiography in adult emergency department syncope patients: the Ottawa Electrocardiographic Criteria
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 14:248-58. 2012
    ..We sought to identify specific emergency department (ED) ECG and cardiac monitor abnormalities that better predict cardiac outcomes within 30 days in adult ED syncope patients...
  18. doi request reprint External validation of the Glasgow-Blatchford Bleeding Score and the Rockall Score in the US setting
    Subhash Chandra
    Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:673-9. 2012
    ..We evaluated GBS and RS to determine the extent to which either score identifies patients with UGIB who could be safely discharged from the ED...
  19. doi request reprint Ventricular fibrillation in Rochester, Minnesota: experience over 18 years
    Dipti A Agarwal
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 80:1253-8. 2009
    ..7% to 39.9%, with only a few cities reporting rates higher than this. We report outcomes and incidence of VF OHCA over 18 years in a medium-sized city incorporating an aggressive approach to OHCA...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ventricular fibrillation is not provoked by chest compression during post-shock organized rhythms in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Erik P Hess
    Resident in Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 66:7-11. 2005
    ..If so this would have major implications for proposed changes in resumption of CC after defibrillation, regardless of rhythm. The aim of this study was to examine our defibrillation data for evidence of post-shock CC-induced VF...
  21. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of sustained return of spontaneous circulation following transition to biphasic waveform defibrillation
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, United States
    Resuscitation 77:39-45. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint A high peak current 150-J fixed-energy defibrillation protocol treats recurrent ventricular fibrillation (VF) as effectively as initial VF
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 79:28-33. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the frequency of shock success differs between initial and recurrent episodes of ventricular fibrillation (VF)...
  23. doi request reprint Peering into the black box: a meta-analysis of how clinicians use decision aids during clinical encounters
    Kirk D Wyatt
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St, SW, Rochester, MN, USA
    Implement Sci 9:26. 2014
    ..To quantify the extent to which clinicians use clinically-efficacious decision aids as intended during implementation in practice and how fidelity to usage instructions correlates with shared decision making (SDM) outcomes...
  24. ncbi request reprint A multifaceted intervention for patients with anaphylaxis increases epinephrine use in adult emergency department
    Veena Manivannan
    Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2:294-9.e1. 2014
    ..Studies have documented inconsistent emergency anaphylaxis care and low compliance with published guidelines...
  25. pmc Accuracy and quality of clinical decision rules for syncope in the emergency department: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Luis A Serrano
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:362-373.e1. 2010
    ..We assess the methodological quality and prognostic accuracy of clinical decision rules in emergency department (ED) syncope patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a three-phase model of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with ventricular fibrillation
    Ronna L Campbell
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, MN, United States
    Resuscitation 73:229-35. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between call-to-shock time, bystander CPR (BCPR), and cardiac arrest outcomes...
  27. pmc Effect of a physician assistant as triage liaison provider on patient throughput in an academic emergency department
    David M Nestler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1235-41. 2012
    ..Previous studies used physicians as TLPs. We evaluated whether a physician assistant (PA), acting as a TLP, would shorten LOS and decrease LWBS rates...
  28. pmc Critical pathways for post-emergency outpatient diagnosis and treatment: tools to improve the value of emergency care
    Jeremiah D Schuur
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:e52-63. 2011
    ..Increased use of critical pathways after emergency care is a potential way to improve the value of emergency care...
  29. doi request reprint Performance of a rectilinear biphasic waveform in defibrillation of presenting and recurrent ventricular fibrillation: a prospective multicenter study
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 82:685-9. 2011
    ..We tested the hypothesis that shock success differs with initial and recurrent episodes of ventricular fibrillation (VF)...
  30. doi request reprint Antihypertensive medication use is associated with increased organ system involvement and hospitalization in emergency department patients with anaphylaxis
    Sangil Lee
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:1103-8. 2013
    ..Studies evaluating the association between beta-blockers and severe anaphylaxis have been conflicting...
  31. ncbi request reprint Optimizing survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:590-5. 2010
    ..Optimizing cardiac arrest survival requires a team effort between EMS directors, emergency physicians, cardiologists, hospital leadership, and the public...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation of appendicitis: importance of the 3 √ó 2 table for outcome reporting
    Martin Fedko
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905
    Am J Emerg Med 32:346-8. 2014
    ..Despite a relatively high frequency of appendix nonvisualization when using ultrasound to diagnose appendicitis, many studies either fail to report these results or inconsistently analyze outcomes...
  33. doi request reprint Derivation and validation of a simple calculator to predict home discharge after surgery
    Joseph A Hyder
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:226-36. 2014
    ..For improved shared decision making, formal prediction of patient-centered outcomes is necessary. We derived and validated a simple, interview-based method to predict discharge home after surgery...
  34. doi request reprint "Sick" or "not-sick": accuracy of System 1 diagnostic reasoning for the prediction of disposition and acuity in patients presenting to an academic ED
    Jeffrey Wiswell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 31:1448-52. 2013
    ..We evaluated the performance of disposition and acuity prediction by emergency physicians (EPs) using a System 1 decision-making process...
  35. ncbi request reprint Survival of a neurologically intact patient with subarachnoid hemorrhage and cardiopulmonary arrest
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:1073-6. 2005
    ..Prompt defibrillation of SAH-induced ventricular fibrillation and timely neurologic intervention are essential for good neurologic outcome...
  36. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, trends, and outcome of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest of non-cardiac origin
    Erik P Hess
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 72:200-6. 2007
    ..Over the past decade, the incidence of VF OHCA has declined. The aims of this study were to describe the epidemiology of OHCA of non-cardiac origin in Olmsted County MN and to determine the trends that have occurred over time...
  37. ncbi request reprint Predictors of biphasic reactions in the emergency department for patients with anaphylaxis
    Sangil Lee
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2:281-7. 2014
    ..Biphasic reactions are uncommon and unpredictable, and risk factors for biphasic reactions are poorly understood...
  38. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmias in the office
    Luis H Haro
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Med Clin North Am 90:417-38, vii. 2006
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  39. doi request reprint The "good" dean's letter
    Christopher S Kiefer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Acad Med 85:1705-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether a correlation exists between the term "good" on the summative, comparative assessment of a student's Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) and his or her actual performance in medical school...
  40. doi request reprint Epidemiology of suspected wrist joint infection versus inflammation
    Kshamata Skeete
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:469-74. 2011
    ..To determine the cumulative prevalence of septic arthritis presenting to the emergency department of an academic medical center and evaluate the use of clinical data to diagnose infection versus inflammation...
  41. doi request reprint Trends in computed tomography utilization rates: a longitudinal practice-based study
    Erik P Hess
    From the Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Texas Medical Institute of Technology, Austin, Texas and Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    J Patient Saf 10:52-8. 2014
    ..Computed tomography (CT) use has increased dramatically over the past 2 decades, leading to increased radiation exposure at the population level. We assessed trends in CT use in a primary care (PC) population from 2000 to 2010...
  42. pmc A risk prediction index for amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis in adults with congenital heart disease
    Marius N Stan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thyroid Res 2012:210529. 2012
    ..We derived the first model to quantify the risk for developing AIT among adults with CHD. Before using it clinically to help selecting among alternative antiarrhythmic options, it needs validation in an independent population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Images in emergency medicine. Laryngeal papilloma
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:405, 419. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Images in emergency medicine. Acute leukemia with blast crisis, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and intraparenchymal hemorrhage
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:314, 322. 2005
  45. ncbi request reprint Recurrent ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest after defibrillation by police and firefighters: implications for automated external defibrillator users
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:S436-9. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence and frequency of recurrent ventricular fibrillation (VF) in patients defibrillated by police and firefighters only and to determine its relation to survival...
  46. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with cardiac amyloidosis: presenting rhythms, management and outcomes in four patients
    Erik P Hess
    Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 60:105-11. 2004
    ..We describe here our experience with four patients with AL who had an OHCA, including presenting rhythms, interventions, and outcomes...
  47. ncbi request reprint Defibrillator and dispatch center clock synchronization is essential for time-sensitive treatment of cardiac arrest
    Erik P Hess
    Resuscitation 68:435-6. 2006