Michael D Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An emergency department guideline for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: an outcome study
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:20-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Implementation of an emergency department based transient ischemic attack clinical pathway: a pilot study in knowledge translation
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:1114-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay D-dimer test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a meta-analysis
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:133-44. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based emergency medicine/skills for evidence-based emergency care. Interval likelihood ratios: another advantage for the evidence-based diagnostician
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:292-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Turbidimetric D-dimer test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a metaanalysis
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
    Clin Chem 49:1846-53. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Asthma care and management before an emergency department visit in children in western Michigan: how well does care adhere to guidelines?
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, B 601 West Fee Hall, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S118-26. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Using billing data to describe patterns in asthma-related emergency department visits in children
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, B 601 West Fee Hall, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S106-17. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Does diffusion-weighted imaging predict short-term risk of stroke in emergency department patients with transient ischemic attack?
    J Adam Oostema
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:62-71.e1. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint CT lower extremity venography in suspected pulmonary embolism in the ED
    Jesse C Johnson
    Radiology Department, GRMERC MSU, 1000 Monroe NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
    Emerg Radiol 12:160-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a comprehensive asthma education program after an emergency department visit
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:44-51. 2006

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint An emergency department guideline for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: an outcome study
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:20-5. 2005
    ..To assess the clinical outcome of patients suspected of pulmonary embolism (PE) following implementation of an emergency department (ED) diagnostic guideline...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implementation of an emergency department based transient ischemic attack clinical pathway: a pilot study in knowledge translation
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:1114-9. 2007
    ..To assess the feasibility of implementing an emergency department (ED)-based transient ischemic attack (TIA) clinical pathway that uses computer-based clinical support, and to evaluate measures of quality, safety, and efficiency...
  3. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay D-dimer test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a meta-analysis
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:133-44. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the sensitivity and specificity of the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) D -dimer test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) in the adult emergency department population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based emergency medicine/skills for evidence-based emergency care. Interval likelihood ratios: another advantage for the evidence-based diagnostician
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:292-7. 2003
    ..Authors and journals need to be encouraged to report the results of studies of performance of diagnostic tests using interval ranges rather than simple dichotomization when the tests involve continuous variables...
  5. ncbi request reprint Turbidimetric D-dimer test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a metaanalysis
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
    Clin Chem 49:1846-53. 2003
    ..The study objective was to evaluate the diagnostic performance characteristics of the latex turbidimetric D-dimer test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) in the emergency department population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Asthma care and management before an emergency department visit in children in western Michigan: how well does care adhere to guidelines?
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, B 601 West Fee Hall, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S118-26. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to describe asthma care and management in children treated for asthma in 3 EDs located in an urban, suburban, or rural setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using billing data to describe patterns in asthma-related emergency department visits in children
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, B 601 West Fee Hall, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S106-17. 2006
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Does diffusion-weighted imaging predict short-term risk of stroke in emergency department patients with transient ischemic attack?
    J Adam Oostema
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:62-71.e1. 2013
    ..The objective of this review is to assess the ability of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to predict the short-term risk of stroke...
  9. ncbi request reprint CT lower extremity venography in suspected pulmonary embolism in the ED
    Jesse C Johnson
    Radiology Department, GRMERC MSU, 1000 Monroe NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
    Emerg Radiol 12:160-3. 2006
    ..The estimated charges for detecting the single case of isolated DVT was 206,400 US dollars. In our ED setting, the additional benefit of adding CTLV to the standard ED work-up of PE was minimal...
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a comprehensive asthma education program after an emergency department visit
    Michael D Brown
    Grand Rapids MERC Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:44-51. 2006
    ..Patients with asthma who visit the emergency department (ED) may benefit from education that optimizes self-management and treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based emergency medicine. Hypertonic versus isotonic crystalloid for fluid resuscitation in critically ill patients
    Michael D Brown
    Michigan State University Program in Emergency Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:113-4. 2002
  12. ncbi request reprint Estimating the pretest probability threshold to justify empiric administration of heparin prior to pulmonary vascular imaging for pulmonary embolism
    Kerstin E Hogg
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hope Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Thromb Res 118:547-53. 2006
    ..For these three time points, we estimate the pretest probability of pulmonary embolism to justify the empiric administration of heparin...
  13. pmc The effect of a quantitative resuscitation strategy on mortality in patients with sepsis: a meta-analysis
    Alan E Jones
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:2734-9. 2008
    ..Quantitative resuscitation consists of structured cardiovascular intervention targeting predefined hemodynamic end points. We sought to measure the treatment effect of quantitative resuscitation on mortality from sepsis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Graduate medical education and knowledge translation: role models, information pipelines, and practice change thresholds
    Barry M Diner
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:1008-14. 2007
    ..This article is not an attempt to provide a complete overview of KT and GME, but, instead, aims to create a starting point for future work and discussions in the realm of KT and GM...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based emergency medicine/critically appraised topic. Thrombolytic therapy for submassive pulmonary embolism?
    Andrew Worster
    Division of Emergency Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 50:78-84. 2007
    ..Patients with submassive pulmonary embolism were considered to be those with evidence of right ventricular dysfunction but without hemodynamic instability...
  16. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of diagnostic tests should include estimates for both sensitivity and specificity
    Michael D Brown
    Am Heart J 153:e1; author reply e3-4. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Procalcitonin test in the diagnosis of bacteremia: a meta-analysis
    Alan E Jones
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232 2861, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:34-41. 2007
    ..We seek to evaluate the diagnostic performance of the procalcitonin test for the diagnosis of bacteremia in the emergency department (ED) population...
  18. ncbi request reprint Test characteristics of C-reactive protein (CRP) for pediatric septic arthritis
    Michael D Brown
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:344; author reply 344. 2004
  19. pmc Parenteral dexamethasone for acute severe migraine headache: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials for preventing recurrence
    Ian Colman
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMJ 336:1359-61. 2008
    ..To examine the effectiveness of parenteral corticosteroids for the relief of acute severe migraine headache and prevention of recurrent headaches...
  20. doi request reprint Systematic review of emergency physician-performed ultrasonography for lower-extremity deep vein thrombosis
    Patrick R Burnside
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:493-8. 2008
    ..The authors performed a systematic review to evaluate published literature on diagnostic performance of emergency physician-performed ultrasonography (EPPU) for the diagnosis and exclusion of deep venous thrombosis (DVT)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Novel protein markers of acute coronary syndrome complications in low-risk outpatients: a systematic review of potential use in the emergency department
    Alice M Mitchell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28323, USA
    Clin Chem 51:2005-12. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint How relevant are the systematic reviews in the cochrane library to emergency medical practice?
    Stephen D Emond
    Department of Emergency Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:153-8. 2002
    ..We conducted a study of the CDSR to evaluate the relevance of this database to emergency medical practice...