Melissa L McCarthy

Summary

Affiliation: The George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of methods for measuring crowding and its effects on length of stay in the emergency department
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Center for Healthcare Quality, Departments of Health Policy and Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1269-77. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Provider variation in fast track treatment time
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC 21209, USA
    Med Care 50:43-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Does providing prescription information or services improve medication adherence among patients discharged from the emergency department? A randomized controlled trial
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:212-23.e1. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency department variation in utilization and diagnostic yield of advanced radiography in diagnosis of pulmonary embolus
    Dana R Kindermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University Hospital, Washington, DC
    J Emerg Med 46:791-9. 2014
  5. doi request reprint The validity of self-reported primary adherence among Medicaid patients discharged from the emergency department with a prescription medication
    Ru Ding
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:225-34. 2013

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of methods for measuring crowding and its effects on length of stay in the emergency department
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Center for Healthcare Quality, Departments of Health Policy and Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1269-77. 2011
    ..The authors compare daily versus hourly measures, static versus dynamic measures, and the use of linear or logistic regression models versus survival analysis models to estimate the effect of crowding on an outcome...
  2. doi request reprint Provider variation in fast track treatment time
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC 21209, USA
    Med Care 50:43-9. 2012
    ..To examine the degree to which fast track (FT) treatment time varies among providers...
  3. doi request reprint Does providing prescription information or services improve medication adherence among patients discharged from the emergency department? A randomized controlled trial
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:212-23.e1. 2013
    ..We determine whether prescription information or services improve the medication adherence of emergency department (ED) patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency department variation in utilization and diagnostic yield of advanced radiography in diagnosis of pulmonary embolus
    Dana R Kindermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University Hospital, Washington, DC
    J Emerg Med 46:791-9. 2014
    ..There is growing pressure to measure and reduce unnecessary imaging in the emergency department...
  5. doi request reprint The validity of self-reported primary adherence among Medicaid patients discharged from the emergency department with a prescription medication
    Ru Ding
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:225-34. 2013
    ..We determine the validity of self-reported prescription filling among emergency department (ED) patients...