S T Wilber

Summary

Affiliation: Summa Health System
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The bronchodilator effect of intravenous glucagon in asthma exacerbation: a randomized, controlled trial
    S T Wilber
    Departments of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, of Medicine, Akron, OH, 44304, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 36:427-31. 2000
  2. doi request reprint The Six-Item Screener to detect cognitive impairment in older emergency department patients
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine Akron, Ohio, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:613-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Geriatric emergency medicine and the 2006 Institute of Medicine reports from the Committee on the Future of Emergency Care in the U.S. health system
    Scott T Wilber
    Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1345-51. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Does functional decline prompt emergency department visits and admission in older patients?
    Scott T Wilber
    Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH 44309, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:680-2. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Altered mental status in older emergency department patients
    Scott T Wilber
    Emergency Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, 4209 Street Route 44, Rootstown, OH 44272, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:299-316, vi. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of two screening tools for cognitive impairment in older emergency department patients
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:612-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Reclining chairs reduce pain from gurneys in older emergency department patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System NEOUCOM, Akron, OH 44304, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:119-23. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A research agenda for geriatric emergency medicine
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH 44309, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:251-60. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Short-term functional decline and service use in older emergency department patients with blunt injuries
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Akron City Hospital, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:679-86. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of ultrasound to identify pertinent landmarks for lumbar puncture
    Kirk A Stiffler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44309 2090, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:331-4. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint The bronchodilator effect of intravenous glucagon in asthma exacerbation: a randomized, controlled trial
    S T Wilber
    Departments of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, of Medicine, Akron, OH, 44304, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 36:427-31. 2000
    ..Previous studies suggested glucagon may have bronchodilator effects. We sought to determine whether intravenous glucagon produces clinically important immediate bronchodilation in emergency department patients with asthma exacerbation...
  2. doi request reprint The Six-Item Screener to detect cognitive impairment in older emergency department patients
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine Akron, Ohio, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:613-6. 2008
    ..To prevent errors, emergency physicians (EPs) should use brief, sensitive tests to evaluate older patient's mental status. Prior studies have shown that the Six-Item Screener (SIS) meets these criteria...
  3. ncbi request reprint Geriatric emergency medicine and the 2006 Institute of Medicine reports from the Committee on the Future of Emergency Care in the U.S. health system
    Scott T Wilber
    Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1345-51. 2006
    ..This report focuses on the emergency care of older patients, with the intent to provide information that will help shape discussions on this issue...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does functional decline prompt emergency department visits and admission in older patients?
    Scott T Wilber
    Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH 44309, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:680-2. 2006
    ..Older patients may visit the emergency department (ED) when their illness affects their function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Altered mental status in older emergency department patients
    Scott T Wilber
    Emergency Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, 4209 Street Route 44, Rootstown, OH 44272, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:299-316, vi. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of two screening tools for cognitive impairment in older emergency department patients
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:612-6. 2005
    ..Briefer alternatives include the Six-Item Screener (SIS) and the Mini-Cog. The objective of this study was to describe the test characteristics of the SIS and the Mini-Cog compared with the MMSE when administered to older ED patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reclining chairs reduce pain from gurneys in older emergency department patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System NEOUCOM, Akron, OH 44304, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:119-23. 2005
    ..Pain related to the gurney is a frequent complaint of older emergency department (ED) patients. The authors hypothesized that these patients may have less pain and higher satisfaction if allowed to sit in a reclining hospital chair...
  8. ncbi request reprint A research agenda for geriatric emergency medicine
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH 44309, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:251-60. 2003
    ..This paper presents a summary of the research agenda for emergency medicine...
  9. doi request reprint Short-term functional decline and service use in older emergency department patients with blunt injuries
    Scott T Wilber
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Akron City Hospital, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:679-86. 2010
    ..Although injuries in older patients can be serious, 75% of these patients are discharged home after their ED visit. These patients may be at risk for short-term functional decline related to their injuries or treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of ultrasound to identify pertinent landmarks for lumbar puncture
    Kirk A Stiffler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44309 2090, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:331-4. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of emergency medicine residents' computer knowledge and computer skills: time for an upgrade?
    Sharhabeel Jwayyed
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44304, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:138-45. 2002
    ..To describe emergency medicine residents' (EMRs') personal computer (PC) use and educational needs and to compare their perceived and actual PC skills...
  12. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Thoughtful practice and the older emergency department patient
    Scott T Wilber
    Acad Emerg Med 14:567-8. 2007
  13. doi request reprint Productivity and career paths of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine research grant awards
    Kelly D Young
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:560-6. 2008
    ..The objective was to assess productivity of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) grant awards...