J H Brice

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Single-item or two-item literacy screener to predict the S-TOFHLA among adult hemodialysis patients
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 94:71-5. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of low-level bridge jumping in Pittsburgh: a 10-year study
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medical Services, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:155-61. 2013
  3. doi request reprint EMS Provider and Patient Safety during Response and Transport: Proceedings of an Ambulance Safety Conference
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 16:3-19. 2012
  4. doi request reprint "Welcome to the world"
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:228-36. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among Spanish-speaking patients in the emergency department
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:1326-32. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Emergency medical services education, community outreach, and protocols for stroke and chest pain in North Carolina
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:366-71. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Accuracy of EMS-recorded patient demographic data
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:187-91. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Emergency preparedness in North Carolina: leading the way
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 27599 7594, USA
    N C Med J 68:276-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Study design and outcomes in out-of-hospital emergency medicine research: a ten-year analysis
    J H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 4:144-50. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke: from recognition by the public to management by emergency medical services
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:99-106. 2002

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Single-item or two-item literacy screener to predict the S-TOFHLA among adult hemodialysis patients
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 94:71-5. 2014
    ..We compared single-item (SILS) and two-item (TILS) literacy screeners in predicting Short Test of Functional Health Literacy in Adults (S-TOFHLA) scores...
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of low-level bridge jumping in Pittsburgh: a 10-year study
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medical Services, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:155-61. 2013
    ..Pittsburgh offers a unique setting in which to study these patients as the city has 41 major bridges, only four of which are above 70 feet...
  3. doi request reprint EMS Provider and Patient Safety during Response and Transport: Proceedings of an Ambulance Safety Conference
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 16:3-19. 2012
    ..Finally, the social environment refers to the social, legal, and cultural norms and practices in the society, such as peer pressure and a culture that discourages the use of safety equipment...
  4. doi request reprint "Welcome to the world"
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:228-36. 2009
    ..Orange County EMS initiated, in 1998, the "Welcome to the World" (WTTW) program, a home safety screening program for families with newborns...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among Spanish-speaking patients in the emergency department
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:1326-32. 2008
    ..Previous research suggests Spanish-speaking patients have low levels of health literacy. This study compares the functional health literacy (FHL) of Spanish- and English-speaking adult patients in a suburban emergency department (ED)...
  6. doi request reprint Emergency medical services education, community outreach, and protocols for stroke and chest pain in North Carolina
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:366-71. 2008
    ..We sought to describe the amount of education offered, community outreach implemented, and protocols established for stroke and for chest pain among North Carolina EMS agencies and personnel...
  7. doi request reprint Accuracy of EMS-recorded patient demographic data
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:187-91. 2008
    ..Linking EMS information with hospital outcome depends on essential identifying data. We sought to determine the accuracy of these data in patients who activated EMS for chest pain and to describe the types of errors committed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Emergency preparedness in North Carolina: leading the way
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 27599 7594, USA
    N C Med J 68:276-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Study design and outcomes in out-of-hospital emergency medicine research: a ten-year analysis
    J H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 4:144-50. 2000
    ..This study sought to determine whether similar gaps exist in the literature for out-of-hospital interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stroke: from recognition by the public to management by emergency medical services
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:99-106. 2002
    ..Overall, according stroke the same urgency as acute myocardial infarction, from both the public and the prehospital provider perspectives, might improve stroke patient outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Optimal prehospital cardiovascular care
    J H Brice
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 5:65-72. 2001
    ..Although evidence from investigational trials suggests that many of these procedures are effective, more research is required to ensure correct implementation and quality assurance at all emergency service levels...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of the violent patient
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:48-55. 2003
    ..Because few options are currently available to EMS personnel for managing violent patients outside of the hospital, more research regarding violence against emergency care providers is necessary...
  13. ncbi request reprint Essential resources for research: mentors, funding, and research tools
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:S28-31. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Welcome to the world: findings from an emergency medical services pediatric injury prevention program
    Eric R Hawkins
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:790-5. 2007
    ..Unintentional injuries are the most common cause of morbidity and mortality in young children, and most injuries occur in the home...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of emergency medical services times for stroke and myocardial infarction
    K R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 5:335-9. 2001
    ..To examine this hypothesis, EMS transport times were examined for both stroke and MI patients who used a paramedic-level, county-based EMS system for transportation to a single hospital during 1999...
  16. doi request reprint An unrecognized presentation of cocaine-associated pneumomediastinum in the prehospital setting
    Jose G Cabanas
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7594, USA jose
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:384-7. 2009
    ..We report a case of cocaine-induced pneumomediastinum in the prehospital environment that masqueraded as an allergic reaction. Prehospital providers should be alert for clinical manifestations suggestive of barotrauma in cocaine users...
  17. doi request reprint The North Carolina EMS Data System: a comprehensive integrated emergency medical services quality improvement program
    Greg D Mears
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:85-94. 2010
    ..Significant barriers, however, still exist to the standardization of EMS data systems and infrastructure nationally. Indeed, there is no comprehensive measurement of EMS service delivery or patient volume at the national level...
  18. ncbi request reprint Statewide survey of 911 communication centers on acute stroke and myocardial infarction
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:186-91. 2007
    ..We conducted a statewide survey of communication centers regarding practices, training, and outreach for stroke and myocardial infarction (MI) and explored differences for those that were Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) certified or not...
  19. ncbi request reprint An analysis of paramedic verbal reports to physicians in the emergency department trauma room
    Lancer A Scott
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:247-51. 2003
    ..To measure the verbal communication between emergency medical technician-paramedics (EMT-Ps) and physicians in an emergency department trauma room (EDTR) before and after an educational intervention...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of ED diagnosis to determine medical necessity of EMS transports
    P Daniel Patterson
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:488-93. 2006
    ..To examine interrater agreement for classifying emergency medical services transports as medically unnecessary using emergency department diagnosis as the sole determining factor...
  21. ncbi request reprint Calling emergency medical services for acute stroke: a study of 9-1-1 tapes
    Wayne D Rosamond
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:19-23. 2005
    ..To obtain a better understanding of how stroke events are communicated to 9-1-1 telecommunicators, and how telecommunicators and emergency medical services (EMS) personnel respond to such calls...
  22. ncbi request reprint Determination of infant-safe homes in a community injury prevention program
    Jane H Brice
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:397-402. 2006
    ..To address this problem, Orange County Emergency Management developed the novel "Welcome to the World" program to provide paramedic-delivered home safety inspections and interventions to improve early childhood safety...
  23. ncbi request reprint Do EMS personnel identify, report, and disclose medical errors?
    Cherri Hobgood
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:21-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate self-reports of prehospital providers' error frequency, disclosure, and reporting in their actual practice and in hypothetical scenarios...
  24. ncbi request reprint A simulation trial of traditional dispatcher-assisted CPR versus compressions--only dispatcher-assisted CPR
    Jefferson G Williams
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:247-53. 2006
    ..We compared time to delivery of first compression in traditional CPR with ventilations and compressions to compression-only CPR performed by untrained laypersons assisted by a mock 911 dispatcher...
  25. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of visual estimation of body weight in the ED
    Bradley L Anglemyer
    School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7594, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 22:526-9. 2004
    ..When available, the patient's own estimate can be used as their actual weight. When the patient is incapacitated, measurement of the patient's weight is the proven method to avoid this type of dosage error...
  26. ncbi request reprint Directed use of the Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale by laypersons
    Amy S Hurwitz
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill 27599 7594, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:292-6. 2005
    ..However, assessment of the patient earlier in the chain of care, specifically by a 9-1-1 telecommunicator, may improve stroke outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Ability of laypersons to use the Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale
    Aisha T Liferidge
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:384-7. 2004
    ..The study's goal was to determine whether laypersons could be instructed to use the CPSS over the telephone...
  28. doi request reprint Utilization of emergency medical transports and hospital admissions among persons with behavioral health conditions
    Gary Cuddeback
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:412-5. 2010
    ..Administrative data were used to examine medical transports and hospital admissions among persons with behavioral health conditions...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-reported discharge instruction adherence among different racial groups seen in the emergency department
    Tiencia D James
    Department of Emergency Medicine, CB 7594, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7594, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:931-6. 2010
    ..To compare emergency department (ED) discharge instructions adherence rates and barriers faced by white, black, and Hispanic patients...
  30. pmc Personal disaster preparedness of dialysis patients in North Carolina
    Mark Foster
    School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2478-84. 2011
    ..Although thorough preparation could mitigate disaster effects, we hypothesized that dialysis patients' personal and medical disaster preparedness was inadequate...
  31. doi request reprint Fire jumpers: description of burns and traumatic injuries from a spontaneous mass gathering and celebratory riot
    Eric R Hawkins
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:182-7. 2010
    ..As crowds rejoiced and intensified into a celebratory riot, many participants lit dozens of bonfires and expressed themselves by jumping through the flames...
  32. ncbi request reprint Method for determining automatic external defibrillator need at mass gatherings
    Tracy M Motyka
    University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Resuscitation 65:309-14. 2005
    ..A method for determining the number of automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) required for a 3-min response at mass gatherings has been described previously. Our study sought to modify the method, replicate it, then validate the results...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest patients rarely receive chest compressions before ambulance arrival despite the availability of pre-arrival CPR instructions
    E Brooke Lerner
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, United States
    Resuscitation 77:51-6. 2008
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  34. ncbi request reprint Use of an emergency department by nonurgent patients
    William E Northington
    University of Pittsburgh Affiliated Residency in Emergency Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:131-7. 2005
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  35. ncbi request reprint Launching online education for 911 telecommunicators and EMS personnel: experiences from the North Carolina Rapid Response to Stroke Project
    Julie C Lellis
    Department of Marketing Communication, Emerson College, Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:298-306. 2007
    ..We describe the development and implementation of the North Carolina Rapid Response to Stroke (NCRRS) project--a community-based online education project developed for 911 telecommunicators and EMS personnel...
  36. ncbi request reprint Research and evaluation in out-of-hospital emergency medical services
    Herbert G Garrison
    Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, USA
    N C Med J 68:246-8. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Impact of critical bed status on emergency department patient flow and overcrowding
    Stephen Liu
    Stanford Kaiser Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:382-5. 2003
    ..To compare measurements of emergency department (ED) patient flow during periods of acute ED overcrowding and times of normal patient volume (NPV)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and out-of-hospital delay
    Jane H Brice
    Ann Emerg Med 41:491-3. 2003