Edwin Boudreaux

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pain assessments and the provision of analgesia: the effects of a templated chart
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:47-52. 2007
  2. pmc Smoking, cardiac symptoms, and an emergency care visit: a mixed methods exploration of cognitive and emotional reactions
    Karyn A Tappe
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Health Behavior Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emerg Med Int 2012:935139. 2012
  3. pmc The Emergency Department Safety Assessment and Follow-up Evaluation (ED-SAFE): method and design considerations
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:14-24. 2013
  4. pmc Patient preferences for emergency department-initiated tobacco interventions: a multicenter cross-sectional study of current smokers
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 55 Claverick Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:4. 2012
  5. pmc A randomized clinical trial of the health evaluation and referral assistant (HERA): research methods
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    The Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 35:87-96. 2013
  6. pmc The Computer-Assisted Brief Intervention for Tobacco (CABIT) program: a pilot study
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Emergency Medicine, Worcester, United States
    J Med Internet Res 14:e163. 2012
  7. pmc Motivation rulers for smoking cessation: a prospective observational examination of construct and predictive validity
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Departments of Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:8. 2012
  8. pmc When an event sparks behavior change: an introduction to the sentinel event method of dynamic model building and its application to emergency medicine
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:329-35. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Current practices for mental health follow-up after psychiatric emergency department/psychiatric emergency service visits: a national survey of academic emergency departments
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:631-3. 2011
  10. pmc Intentions to quit smoking: causal attribution, perceived illness severity, and event-related fear during an acute health event
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lakeshore Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:350-5. 2010

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Pain assessments and the provision of analgesia: the effects of a templated chart
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:47-52. 2007
    ..The authors conducted a pre-post trial investigating the effects of introducing a templated chart on the documentation of pain assessments and the provision of analgesia to ED patients...
  2. pmc Smoking, cardiac symptoms, and an emergency care visit: a mixed methods exploration of cognitive and emotional reactions
    Karyn A Tappe
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Health Behavior Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emerg Med Int 2012:935139. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that future studies of event-related perceptions and emotional reactions should consider using multi-item and multidimensional assessment methods rated serially over the event chronology...
  3. pmc The Emergency Department Safety Assessment and Follow-up Evaluation (ED-SAFE): method and design considerations
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:14-24. 2013
    ..Due to the concentration of individuals at-risk for suicide, an emergency department visit represents an opportune time for suicide risk screening and intervention...
  4. pmc Patient preferences for emergency department-initiated tobacco interventions: a multicenter cross-sectional study of current smokers
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 55 Claverick Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:4. 2012
    ..However, little is known about ED patient preferences for receiving smoking cessation interventions or correlates of interest in tobacco counseling...
  5. pmc A randomized clinical trial of the health evaluation and referral assistant (HERA): research methods
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    The Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 35:87-96. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc The Computer-Assisted Brief Intervention for Tobacco (CABIT) program: a pilot study
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Emergency Medicine, Worcester, United States
    J Med Internet Res 14:e163. 2012
    ..Technological advances hold much potential for addressing the barriers preventing the integration of brief interventions for tobacco cessation into the health care setting...
  7. pmc Motivation rulers for smoking cessation: a prospective observational examination of construct and predictive validity
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Departments of Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:8. 2012
    ..Although popular clinically, the psychometric properties of motivation rulers for tobacco cessation are unknown. This study examined the psychometric properties of rulers assessing importance, readiness, and confidence in tobacco cessation...
  8. pmc When an event sparks behavior change: an introduction to the sentinel event method of dynamic model building and its application to emergency medicine
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:329-35. 2012
    ..This paper presents the tenets underlying the Sentinel Event Method, describes the steps comprising the process, and illustrates its application to EM through an example of a cardiac-related ED visit and tobacco use...
  9. doi request reprint Current practices for mental health follow-up after psychiatric emergency department/psychiatric emergency service visits: a national survey of academic emergency departments
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:631-3. 2011
    ..The objective was to describe continuity of care approaches for psychiatric emergencies in the emergency department...
  10. pmc Intentions to quit smoking: causal attribution, perceived illness severity, and event-related fear during an acute health event
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lakeshore Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:350-5. 2010
    ..Experiencing a serious consequence related to one's health behavior may motivate behavior change...
  11. doi request reprint Conceptual models of health behavior: research in the emergency care settings
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Departments of Emergency Medicine and Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1120-3. 2009
    ..A priori hypothesis generation grounded in conceptual models of health behavior, followed by empirical validation of these hypotheses, is needed to improve preventive and public health-related interventions in emergency care settings...
  12. pmc The Psychiatric Emergency Research Collaboration-01: methods and results
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Emergency Medicine and Psychiatry, Cooper University Hospital and UMDNJ RWJMS, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:515-22. 2009
    ..To describe the Psychiatric Emergency Research Collaboration (PERC), the methods used to create a structured chart review tool and the results of our multicenter study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Interest in smoking cessation among emergency department patients
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Cooper University Hospital, Newark, NJ 08103, USA
    Health Psychol 24:220-4. 2005
    ..Because many underinsured Americans use the ED as a source of regular health care, the public health implications of increasing screening, counseling, and referral for smokers are substantial...
  14. doi request reprint The interaction of locus of control, self-efficacy, and outcome expectancy in relation to HbA1c in medically underserved individuals with type 2 diabetes
    Erin L O'Hea
    La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Behav Med 32:106-17. 2009
    ..Future research examining perceived control constructs may benefit from investigating the interacting effects of such variables when evaluating health behaviors...
  15. doi request reprint NIH Roundtable on Opportunities to Advance Research on Neurologic and Psychiatric Emergencies
    GAIL D'ONOFRIO
    Department of Emergency Medicine, 464 Congress Ave, Ste 260, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:551-64. 2010
    ..We identify key research questions essential to advancing the science of emergency care and discuss the barriers and strategies to advance research by exploring the collaboration between NIH and the emergency care community...
  16. doi request reprint Differing prevalence estimates of elevated blood pressure in ED patients using 4 methods of categorization
    Brigitte M Baumann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, UMDNJ RWJMS at Camden, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:561-5. 2008
    ..This study examined the variability of blood pressure measurements and prevalence estimates of elevated blood pressure in emergency department (ED) patients using 4 different methods of categorization...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control interventions in the emergency department: a joint statement of emergency medicine organizations
    Steven L Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 32:370-81. 2006
    ..ED-based tobacco control would allow the specialty to help fulfill the Healthy People 2010 mandate to reduce the prevalence of smoking among US citizens...
  18. ncbi request reprint Smoking stage of change and interest in an emergency department-based intervention
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital, One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:211-8. 2005
    ..To examine factors associated with motivation to quit smoking and interest in an emergency department (ED)-based intervention...
  19. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control interventions in the emergency department: a joint statement of emergency medicine organizations
    Steven L Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:e417-26. 2006
    ..ED-based tobacco control would allow the specialty to help fulfill the Healthy People 2010 mandate to reduce the prevalence of smoking among US citizens...
  20. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnicity and asthma among children presenting to the emergency department: differences in disease severity and management
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e615-21. 2003
    ..To investigate racial/ethnic differences in acute asthma among children who present to the emergency department (ED)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Congruence of readiness to change, self-efficacy, and decisional balance for physical activity and dietary fat reduction
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital in Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Health Promot 17:329-36. 2003
    ..The current study examines the relations between decisional balance and self-efficacy variables on stage of change between the behaviors of avoiding dietary fat and increasing exercise...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of emergency department patient satisfaction: stability over 17 months
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Cooper Hospital and UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:51-8. 2004
    ..The authors examined the stability of predictors of ED patient satisfaction across multiple assessments over 17 months...
  23. ncbi request reprint Emergency department patient satisfaction: examining the role of acuity
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Cooper Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:162-8. 2004
    ..The authors also expected overall ED satisfaction to be more strongly associated with perceived throughput times compared with actual throughput times, regardless of acuity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predicting smoking stage of change among emergency department patients and visitors
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, MDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Cooper Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:39-47. 2006
    ..The authors hypothesized that several variables would be associated with stage of change, including nicotine dependence, self-efficacy, presence of a smoking-related illness, and anticipated cessation-related health improvement...
  25. ncbi request reprint The use of performance improvement methods to enhance emergency department patient satisfaction in the United States: a critical review of the literature and suggestions for future research
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cooper Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:795-802. 2006
    ..The authors reviewed the evidence on performance improvement methods for increasing emergency department (ED) patient satisfaction to provide evidence-based suggestions for clinical practice...
  26. pmc An evidence based alcohol screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) curriculum for emergency department (ED) providers improves skills and utilization
    Edward Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Dowling 1 South, One Boston Medical Center Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Subst Abus 28:79-92. 2007
    ..We describe here the implementation at 14 Academic EDs of a structured SBIRT curriculum to determine if this learning experience improves provider beliefs and practices...
  27. ncbi request reprint The disconfirmation paradigm: throughput times and emergency department patient satisfaction
    Tara N Cassidy-Smith
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:7-13. 2007
    ..42 to 0.64, p < 0.001). Consistent with the DP, when throughput times exceeded expectations, dissatisfaction with those throughput times arose, leading to general dissatisfaction with the ED visit...
  28. ncbi request reprint Changes in smoking associated with an acute health event: theoretical and practical implications
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cancer Institute of New Jersey at Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    Ann Behav Med 33:189-99. 2007
    ..Experiencing a serious adverse behavior-related consequence may motivate behavior change...
  29. ncbi request reprint Emergency department initiated treatments for tobacco (EDITT): a pilot study
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:314-25. 2008
    ..Emergency departments (EDs) have strong potential to initiate tobacco interventions with economically disadvantaged populations...
  30. pmc The Dynamic Assessment and Referral System for Substance Abuse (DARSSA): development, functionality, and end-user satisfaction
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 99:37-46. 2009
    ..Future studies are planned to establish its efficacy at promoting treatment initiation and abstinence...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of household children on adult ED smokers' motivation to quit
    Angela M Mills
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:757-62. 2008
    ..We hypothesized adult parenting smokers in the emergency department (ED) have a higher interest in quitting and may be more amenable to tobacco cessation counseling than smokers without children...
  32. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and referral of emergency department patients with elevated blood pressure
    Brigitte M Baumann
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, NJ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:779-84. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction data as a quality indicator: a tale of two emergency departments
    Edwin D Boudreaux
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:261-8. 2003
    ..Using two EDs as examples, the authors describe practical strategies designed to identify priority areas for potential improvement...

Research Grants3

  1. The Sentinel Events Model: A Dynamic Model of Substance Use Cessation
    Edwin Boudreaux; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will inform the development of new interventions designed to translate the teachable moment afforded by a healthcare encounter into lasting behavior change. ..
  2. The Sentinel Events Model: A Dynamic Model of Substance Use Cessation
    Edwin Boudreaux; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The model and approach are innovative, because they involve not only validating a new dynamic model of health behavior, but because of the use of a novel measurement strategy -- cell phone-based ecological momentary assessment. ..
  3. The Sentinel Events Model: A Dynamic Model of Substance Use Cessation
    Edwin D Boudreaux; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such an expansion of the model to a second clinical population will allow the establishment of stronger, more reliable evidence about the theoretical underpinnings described in the SEM. ..