C D Newgard

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gunshot injuries in children served by emergency services
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, mailcode CR 114, Portland, OR 97239 3098
    Pediatrics 132:862-70. 2013
  2. pmc The trade-offs in field trauma triage: a multiregion assessment of accuracy metrics and volume shifts associated with different triage strategies
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1298-306; discussion 1306. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Establishing an emergency medicine education research network
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1468-75. 2012
  4. pmc Deciphering the use and predictive value of "emergency medical services provider judgment" in out-of-hospital trauma triage: a multisite, mixed methods assessment
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1239-48. 2012
  5. pmc Evaluating the use of existing data sources, probabilistic linkage, and multiple imputation to build population-based injury databases across phases of trauma care
    Craig Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:469-80. 2012
  6. pmc Electronic versus manual data processing: evaluating the use of electronic health records in out-of-hospital clinical research
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:217-27. 2012
  7. pmc Pretest probability assessment derived from attribute matching
    Jeffrey A Kline
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:26. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Advanced statistics: missing data in clinical research--part 2: multiple imputation
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:669-78. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The benefit of higher level of care transfer of injured patients from nontertiary hospital emergency departments
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, mail code CR 114, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma 63:965-71. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Developing a statewide emergency medical services database linked to hospital outcomes: a feasibility study
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:303-19. 2011

Detail Information

Publications69

  1. pmc Gunshot injuries in children served by emergency services
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, mailcode CR 114, Portland, OR 97239 3098
    Pediatrics 132:862-70. 2013
    ..To describe the incidence, injury severity, resource use, mortality, and costs for children with gunshot injuries, compared with other injury mechanisms...
  2. pmc The trade-offs in field trauma triage: a multiregion assessment of accuracy metrics and volume shifts associated with different triage strategies
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1298-306; discussion 1306. 2013
    ..Impact metrics included specificity and number of undertriaged and overtriaged patients compared with current triage practices...
  3. doi request reprint Establishing an emergency medicine education research network
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1468-75. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Deciphering the use and predictive value of "emergency medical services provider judgment" in out-of-hospital trauma triage: a multisite, mixed methods assessment
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1239-48. 2012
    ..We examine the use and independent predictive value of EMS provider judgment in identifying seriously injured persons...
  5. pmc Evaluating the use of existing data sources, probabilistic linkage, and multiple imputation to build population-based injury databases across phases of trauma care
    Craig Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:469-80. 2012
    ..The objective was to evaluate the process of using existing data sources, probabilistic linkage, and multiple imputation to create large population-based injury databases matched to outcomes...
  6. pmc Electronic versus manual data processing: evaluating the use of electronic health records in out-of-hospital clinical research
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:217-27. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Pretest probability assessment derived from attribute matching
    Jeffrey A Kline
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:26. 2005
    ..This report compares a novel attribute-matching method to generate a PTP for acute coronary syndrome (ACS). We compare the new method with a validated logistic regression equation (LRE)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Advanced statistics: missing data in clinical research--part 2: multiple imputation
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:669-78. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The benefit of higher level of care transfer of injured patients from nontertiary hospital emergency departments
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, mail code CR 114, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma 63:965-71. 2007
    ..We sought to assess whether the transfer of injured patients from nontertiary hospital emergency departments (EDs) is associated with improved survival...
  10. doi request reprint Developing a statewide emergency medical services database linked to hospital outcomes: a feasibility study
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:303-19. 2011
    ..Statewide emergency medical services (EMS) data linked to outcomes are critical for promoting high-quality emergency care; however, many states do not have such a resource...
  11. doi request reprint Establishing the need for trauma center care: anatomic injury or resource use?
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:451-8. 2008
    ..We investigated whether anatomic injury severity scores adequately explain hospital resource use...
  12. pmc The Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Epistry-Trauma: design, development, and implementation of a North American epidemiologic prehospital trauma registry
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, United States
    Resuscitation 78:170-8. 2008
    ..This data registry samples patients from 264 EMS agencies transporting to 287 acute care hospitals in both the United States and Canada...
  13. doi request reprint Defining the "older" crash victim: the relationship between age and serious injury in motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1498-505. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between age and serious injury (including injury patterns) for occupants involved in MVCs...
  14. ncbi request reprint The predictive value and appropriate ranges of prehospital physiological parameters for high-risk injured children
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:450-6. 2007
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Differences in the effectiveness of frontal air bags by body size among adults involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 9:432-9. 2008
    ..We sought to assess how occupant body size (measured through height and weight) affects air bag effectiveness in mitigating the risk of serious injury, after adjusting for important crash factors...
  16. pmc The availability and use of out-of-hospital physiologic information to identify high-risk injured children in a multisite, population-based cohort
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:420-31. 2009
    ....
  17. pmc Emergency medical services intervals and survival in trauma: assessment of the "golden hour" in a North American prospective cohort
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:235-246.e4. 2010
    ..We evaluate the association between emergency medical services (EMS) intervals and mortality among trauma patients with field-based physiologic abnormality...
  18. doi request reprint Variation in the type, rate, and selection of patients for out-of-hospital airway procedures among injured children and adults
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine and the Department of the Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1269-76. 2009
    ..The objective was to compare the type, rate, and selection of injured patients for out-of-hospital airway procedures among emergency medical services (EMS) agencies in 10 sites across North America...
  19. pmc A critical assessment of the out-of-hospital trauma triage guidelines for physiologic abnormality
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Trauma 68:452-62. 2010
    ..We assessed whether more restrictive physiologic criteria would improve the specificity of this triage step without missing high-risk patients...
  20. doi request reprint Validation of length of hospital stay as a surrogate measure for injury severity and resource use among injury survivors
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:142-50. 2010
    ..This project sought to validate LOS as a proxy measure of injury severity and resource use in heterogeneous injury populations...
  21. pmc Trauma in the neighborhood: a geospatial analysis and assessment of social determinants of major injury in North America
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:669-77. 2011
    ..We sought to identify and characterize areas with high rates of major trauma events in 9 diverse cities and counties in the United States and Canada...
  22. pmc Out-of-hospital decision making and factors influencing the regional distribution of injured patients in a trauma system
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Trauma 70:1345-53. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the process of field triage decision making in an established trauma system...
  23. pmc A multisite assessment of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma field triage decision scheme for identifying seriously injured children and adults
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:709-21. 2011
    ..We estimate the diagnostic value of the Field Triage Decision Scheme for identifying major trauma patients (Injury Severity Score [ISS] ≥ 16) in a large and diverse multisite cohort...
  24. ncbi request reprint Secondary triage: early identification of high-risk trauma patients presenting to non-tertiary hospitals
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:154-63. 2007
    ..We sought to identify a combination of highly specific clinical variables that could be used to quickly identify a subset of high-need injured patients initially presenting to non-tertiary hospitals...
  25. ncbi request reprint The validity of using multiple imputation for missing out-of-hospital data in a state trauma registry
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:314-24. 2006
    ..e., complete case analysis) in a typical multivariable injury analysis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prospective validation of an out-of-hospital decision rule to identify seriously injured children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, mail code CR 114, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:679-87. 2005
    ..To prospectively validate a previously published out-of-hospital clinical decision rule to identify seriously injured children involved in motor vehicle crashes (MVCs)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Seat position and the risk of serious thoracoabdominal injury in lateral motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, mail code CR 114, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:668-74. 2005
    ..However, due to limitations in previous studies, the true association between seat position, side of lateral impact, and thoracoabdominal injury is unclear...
  28. ncbi request reprint Variability of trauma transfer practices among non-tertiary care hospital emergency departments
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:746-54. 2006
    ..To assess both the variability of interhospital trauma transfer practices and nonclinical factors associated with the transfer of injured patients from emergency departments (EDs) of non-tertiary care hospitals...
  29. ncbi request reprint Validation of probabilistic linkage to match de-identified ambulance records to a state trauma registry
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:69-75. 2006
    ..To validate the accuracy of using probabilistic linkage for matching de-identified ambulance records to a state trauma registry...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effects of child age and body size on serious injury from passenger air-bag presence in motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1579-85. 2005
    ..However, the age or body size required to allow a child to be seated safely in front of a passenger air bag is unknown...
  31. ncbi request reprint Steering wheel deformity and serious thoracic or abdominal injury among drivers and passengers involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:43-50. 2005
    ..We assess the relationship between steering wheel deformity and serious thoracic or abdominal injury among drivers and front seat passengers involved in motor vehicle crashes, while adjusting for important crash factors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Advanced statistics: the propensity score--a method for estimating treatment effect in observational research
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:953-61. 2004
    ..Graphical representations of the analyses are provided as well...
  33. pmc Derivation of a clinical decision rule to guide the interhospital transfer of patients with blunt traumatic brain injury
    C D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Emerg Med J 22:855-60. 2005
    ..To derive a clinical decision rule for people with traumatic brain injury (TBI) that enables early identification of patients requiring specialised trauma care...
  34. pmc Mortality benefit of transfer to level I versus level II trauma centers for head-injured patients
    K John McConnell
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:435-57. 2005
    ..To determine whether head-injured patients transferred to level I trauma centers have reduced mortality relative to transfers to level II trauma centers...
  35. ncbi request reprint Statewide assessment of injury and death rates among riders of off-road vehicles treated at trauma centers
    Richard J Mullins
    Department of Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:216-24. 2007
    ..Injuries and deaths among riders of off-road motorized all-terrain vehicles are increasing in the US. We hypothesized that serious injuries in Oregon have increased among riders of both four-wheel and two-wheel vehicles...
  36. doi request reprint Level I versus Level II trauma centers: an outcomes-based assessment
    Michael T Cudnik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Trauma 66:1321-6. 2009
    ..Level II hospitals) remains unclear. We sought to determine whether there was a difference in the patient outcome in trauma victims taken to Level I versus Level II trauma centers...
  37. doi request reprint Racial disparities in mortality among adults hospitalized after injury
    Melanie Arthur
    Department of Sociology, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Med Care 46:192-9. 2008
    ..Although racial disparities in healthcare access and health outcomes are well documented for medical conditions, the influence of race on access to emergent care after injury has received little scrutiny...
  38. doi request reprint Distance impacts mortality in trauma patients with an intubation attempt
    Michael T Cudnik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:459-66. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether patients injured farther from the hospital benefit more from OOH-ETI than those injured closer...
  39. ncbi request reprint Use of out-of-hospital variables to predict severity of injury in pediatric patients involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:481-91. 2002
    ..We sought to create a clinical decision rule, on the basis of variables available to out-of-hospital personnel, that could be used to accurately predict severe injury in pediatric patients involved in motor vehicle crashes as occupants...
  40. doi request reprint Early neurosurgical procedures enhance survival in blunt head injury: propensity score analysis
    Jerris R Hedges
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Emerg Med 37:115-23. 2009
    ..Traditional observational outcome studies have been biased because injury severity and clinical prognosis are associated with use of such interventions...
  41. doi request reprint A population-based survival assessment of categorizing level III and IV rural hospitals as trauma centers
    Melanie Arthur
    Department of Sociology, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
    J Rural Health 25:182-8. 2009
    ..Patients injured in rural areas are hypothesized to have improved outcomes if statewide trauma systems categorize rural hospitals as Level III and IV trauma centers, though evidence to support this belief is sparse...
  42. doi request reprint Proportion of seriously injured patients admitted to hospitals in the US with a high annual injured patient volume: a metric of regionalized trauma care
    Brian S Diggs
    Department of Surgery, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:212-9. 2008
    ..Reliable measures are needed to evaluate the implementation of regionalized care nationally. The goal of this study was to measure the proportion of seriously injured patients treated at high injury-volume hospitals...
  43. ncbi request reprint Use of pulse oximetry to predict in-hospital complications in normotensive patients with pulmonary embolism
    Jeffrey A Kline
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28323 2861, USA
    Am J Med 115:203-8. 2003
    ..A simple method is needed to risk stratify normotensive patients with pulmonary embolism. We studied whether bedside clinical data can predict in-hospital complications from pulmonary embolism...
  44. pmc Effectiveness and safety of fentanyl compared with morphine for out-of-hospital analgesia
    Ross J Fleischman
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:167-75. 2010
    ..Fentanyl has several potential advantages for out-of-hospital analgesia, including rapid onset, short duration, and less histamine release. Objective. To compare the effectiveness and safety of fentanyl with that of morphine...
  45. pmc Injury hospitalization as a marker for emergency medical services use in elderly patients
    Ross J Fleischman
    The Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:425-32. 2010
    ..The elderly utilize emergency medical services (EMS) at a higher rate than younger patients, yet little is known about the influence of injury on subsequent EMS utilization and costs...
  46. pmc The optimum follow-up period for assessing mortality outcomes in injured older adults
    Ross J Fleischman
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1843-9. 2010
    ..To compare mortality rates of hospitalized injured aged 67 and older across commonly used follow-up periods (e.g., in-hospital, 30-day, 1-year) and to determine the postinjury time after which mortality rates stabilize...
  47. ncbi request reprint Is it possible to safely triage callers to EMS dispatch centers to alternative resources?
    Terri Schmidt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:368-74. 2003
    ..To develop guidelines allowing emergency medical services (EMS) dispatchers to safely match callers to an EMS response or, alternatively, to a nontraditional resource...
  48. doi request reprint Soft tissue infections and emergency department disposition: predicting the need for inpatient admission
    Alfredo Sabbaj
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1290-7. 2009
    ..This study's objective was to generate a clinical decision rule to predict the need for greater than 24-hour hospital admission for patients presenting to the ED with soft tissue infection...
  49. ncbi request reprint The incidence and burden of ladder, structure, and scaffolding falls
    Brian S Diggs
    Department of Surgery, L223A, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:267-70. 2005
    ..The national morbidity and mortality associated with falls from a height is incompletely described. The authors estimated the rates of injury, hospitalization, and mortality due to these falls for subgroups of the U.S. population...
  50. ncbi request reprint Association between a positive ED FAST examination and therapeutic laparotomy in normotensive blunt trauma patients
    Mark Moylan
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201 3098, USA
    J Emerg Med 33:265-71. 2007
    ..Among normotensive blunt trauma patients, there was a strong association between a positive FAST and the need for therapeutic laparotomy. Very few normotensive patients with a negative FAST required therapeutic laparotomy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Crash scene photography in motor vehicle crashes without air bag deployment
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:924-9. 2002
    ..To determine whether vehicle characteristics, measured using crash scene photography, are associated with anatomic patterns of injury and severity of injury sustained in motor vehicle crashes (MVCs) without air bag deployment...
  52. doi request reprint Changes in the cost and management of emergency department on-call coverage: evidence from a longitudinal statewide survey
    K John McConnell
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:635-642. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act and trauma triage
    Jerris R Hedges
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health Science University, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Rural Trauma Study Group, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:332-9. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Endotracheal intubation increases out-of-hospital time in trauma patients
    Michael T Cudnik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:224-9. 2007
    ..We sought to assess the difference in OOH time among trauma patients with and without OOH-ETI after accounting for distance and other clinical variables...
  55. ncbi request reprint The on-call crisis: a statewide assessment of the costs of providing on-call specialist coverage
    K John McConnell
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:727-33, 733.e1-18. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to survey Oregon hospitals about the prevalence and magnitude of stipends for taking emergency call and to assess the ways in which hospitals are limiting services...
  56. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in outcomes for hospitalized injured patients
    Richard J Mullins
    Department of Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239, USA
    J Trauma 60:691-8; discussion 699-700. 2006
    ..Our goal was to use a hospital population-based data set that was a sample of all injured patients admitted to a hospital in the United States to develop universal measures of outcome and processes of care...
  57. ncbi request reprint Search is a time-critical event: when search and rescue missions may become futile
    Annette L Adams
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3089, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 18:95-101. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to derive and validate a rule for duration of search (ie, search time) that maximizes survivors and after which a search and rescue (SAR) mission may be considered for termination...
  58. pmc A geospatial assessment of transport distance and survival to discharge in out of hospital cardiac arrest patients: Implications for resuscitation centers
    Michael T Cudnik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    Resuscitation 81:518-23. 2010
    ..We sought to assess the survival of OOHCA patients by transport distance and hospital proximity...
  59. ncbi request reprint Advanced statistics: missing data in clinical research--part 1: an introduction and conceptual framework
    Jason S Haukoos
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:662-8. 2007
    ..In part 2, the authors will describe in detail multiple imputation, a more sophisticated and valid method for handling missing data...
  60. ncbi request reprint Statistical methods for prehospital care research
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:S9-17. 2002
  61. doi request reprint The impact of rapid sequence intubation on trauma patient mortality in attempted prehospital intubation
    Michael T Cudnik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:175-81. 2010
    ..Rapid sequence intubation (RSI) has been instituted in some prehospital settings to improve the success of endotracheal intubation (ETI); whether RSI improves outcomes is unclear...
  62. ncbi request reprint Emergency medicine leadership in industry-sponsored clinical trials
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:169-74. 2003
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in fatal motorcycle crashes: an update
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:193-6. 2007
  64. pmc Institutional variability in a minimal risk, population-based study: recognizing policy barriers to health services research
    Craig D Newgard
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1247-58. 2005
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Septic thromboembolism from unrecognized deep venous thrombosis in a child
    Craig D Newgard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Torrance, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:192-6. 2002
  66. pmc Local media influence on opting out from an exception from informed consent trial
    Maria J Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:1-8. 2010
    ..We assessed the number of callers requesting opt-out bracelets after each local media report and described the errors and content within each media report...
  67. pmc A geospatial analysis of persons opting out of an exception from informed consent out-of-hospital clinical trial
    Maria J Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA
    Resuscitation 80:89-95. 2009
    ..We tested for geospatial clustering of opt-out requests and the associated census tract characteristics in one study region...
  68. doi request reprint Hypertonic resuscitation: design and implementation of a prehospital intervention trial
    Karen J Brasel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:220-32. 2008
    ..Trauma is the leading cause of death among North Americans between the ages of 1 and 44 years. Resuscitation with hypertonic saline (7.5%) solutions can reduce mortality in hypotensive and brain-injured patients...
  69. ncbi request reprint Long-term global health deficits: yet another adverse outcome from motor vehicle crashes
    Craig D Newgard
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