Adit A Ginde

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of older age and nursing home residence on clinical outcomes of US emergency department visits for severe sepsis
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA Electronic address
    J Crit Care 28:606-11. 2013
  2. 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
  3. pmc The role of vitamin D in prevention and treatment of infection
    Cameron F Gunville
    Section of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Inflamm Allergy Drug Targets 12:239-45. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Health insurance status change and emergency department use among US adults
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:642-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Defining vitamin D status by secondary hyperparathyroidism in the U.S. population
    A A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Endocrinol Invest 35:42-8. 2012
  6. pmc Demographic differences and trends of vitamin D insufficiency in the US population, 1988-2004
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:626-32. 2009
  7. doi request reprint National study of the emergency physician workforce, 2008
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:349-59. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Prospective study of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level, cardiovascular disease mortality, and all-cause mortality in older U.S. adults
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, 12401 E 17th Avenue, B 215, Aurora, CO 80045
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1595-603. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Limited communication and management of emergency department hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:45-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Use of midlevel providers in US EDs, 1993 to 2005: implications for the workforce
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:90-4. 2010

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. pmc Impact of older age and nursing home residence on clinical outcomes of US emergency department visits for severe sepsis
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA Electronic address
    J Crit Care 28:606-11. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the impact of older age and nursing home residence on the incidence and morbidity of severe sepsis...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc The role of vitamin D in prevention and treatment of infection
    Cameron F Gunville
    Section of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Inflamm Allergy Drug Targets 12:239-45. 2013
    ..Given its influence on the immune system and inflammatory cascade, vitamin D may have an important future role in the prevention and treatment of infection. ..
  4. doi request reprint Health insurance status change and emergency department use among US adults
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:642-7. 2012
    ..Recent events have increased the instability of health insurance coverage. We compared emergency department (ED) use by newly insured vs continuously insured adults and by newly uninsured vs continuously uninsured adults...
  5. doi request reprint Defining vitamin D status by secondary hyperparathyroidism in the U.S. population
    A A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Endocrinol Invest 35:42-8. 2012
    ..Vitamin D is associated with a variety of health outcomes, but the exact definition of vitamin D sufficiency remains controversial...
  6. pmc Demographic differences and trends of vitamin D insufficiency in the US population, 1988-2004
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:626-32. 2009
    ..Vitamin D insufficiency is associated with suboptimal health. The prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency may be rising, but population-based trends are uncertain. We sought to evaluate US population trends in vitamin D insufficiency...
  7. doi request reprint National study of the emergency physician workforce, 2008
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:349-59. 2009
    ..We describe the characteristics of the US emergency physician workforce...
  8. doi request reprint Prospective study of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level, cardiovascular disease mortality, and all-cause mortality in older U.S. adults
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, 12401 E 17th Avenue, B 215, Aurora, CO 80045
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1595-603. 2009
    ..To evaluate the association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels and mortality in a representative U.S. sample of older adults...
  9. doi request reprint Limited communication and management of emergency department hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:45-9. 2009
    ..Hyperglycemia is often overlooked and unaddressed in hospitalized patients, and early and intensive management may improve outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint Use of midlevel providers in US EDs, 1993 to 2005: implications for the workforce
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:90-4. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate use of physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) in US emergency departments (EDs)...
  11. doi request reprint Attrition from emergency medicine clinical practice in the United States
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:166-71. 2010
    ..We estimate the annual attrition from emergency medicine clinical practice...
  12. pmc Vitamin D insufficiency in pregnant and nonpregnant women of childbearing age in the United States
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:436.e1-8. 2010
    ..We evaluated vitamin D insufficiency in a nationally representative sample of women and assessed the role of vitamin supplementation...
  13. doi request reprint Reevaluation of the effect of mandatory interpreter legislation on use of professional interpreters for ED patients with language barriers
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:204-6. 2010
    ..We sought to compare emergency department (ED) use of professional interpreters in 2008 to previously reported 2002 data...
  14. doi request reprint Vitamin D insufficiency and sepsis severity in emergency department patients with suspected infection
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine AAG, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:551-4. 2011
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between vitamin D status and sepsis severity and hypothesized that vitamin D insufficiency would be associated with increased sepsis severity...
  15. doi request reprint Motivations and barriers for recruitment of new emergency medicine residency graduates to rural emergency departments
    Luke C Helland
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:668-73. 2010
    ..We sought to understand the motivations and barriers for recruitment of new emergency medicine residency graduates to rural emergency departments (EDs)...
  16. doi request reprint Point-of-care glucose and hemoglobin A1c in emergency department patients without known diabetes: implications for opportunistic screening
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:1241-7. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Multicenter survey of emergency physician management and referral for hyperglycemia
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:264-70. 2010
    ..The Emergency Department (ED), with its high-risk and often disenfranchised patient population, presents a novel opportunity to identify patients as having undiagnosed or uncontrolled diabetes...
  18. pmc Quality of emergency care provided by physician assistants and nurse practitioners in acute asthma
    Chu Lin Tsai
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:485-91. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the quality of care provided by physician assistants or nurse practitioners (ie, midlevel providers [MLPs]) in acute asthma, as compared with that provided by physicians...
  19. pmc Increasing critical care admissions from U.S. emergency departments, 2001-2009
    Andrew A Herring
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda County Medical Center, Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1197-204. 2013
    ..Little is known about how recent system-wide increases in demand for critical care have affected U.S. emergency departments (EDs). This study describes changes in the amount of critical care provided in U.S. EDs between 2001 and 2009...
  20. doi request reprint Referral of discharged emergency department patients to primary and specialty care follow-up
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Emerg Med 43:e151-5. 2012
    ..Emergency department (ED) patients often need urgent primary or specialty care follow-up, but access is particularly difficult for those without insurance...
  21. doi request reprint Body mass index and acute asthma severity among children presenting to the emergency department
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:480-8. 2010
    ..The results of this study support a positive association between obesity and asthma, and suggest that asthma exacerbations among obese children are very similar to those experienced by other children...
  22. doi request reprint Multicenter study of knowledge about human papilloma virus and attitudes among emergency department patients
    Jennifer C Millen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 22:356-9. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate knowledge of human papilloma virus (HPV) and attitudes toward the HPV vaccine among emergency department (ED) patients...
  23. doi request reprint Availability and quality of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging equipment in U.S. emergency departments
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:780-3. 2008
    ..S. emergency departments (EDs). The authors hypothesized that smaller, rural EDs have less availability and lower-quality equipment...
  24. doi request reprint Multicenter study of limited health literacy in emergency department patients
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:577-80. 2008
    ..The objective was to evaluate the prevalence of limited health literacy and its association with sociodemographic variables in emergency department (ED) patients...
  25. doi request reprint Predictors of patient length of stay in 9 emergency departments
    Jennifer L Wiler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1860-4. 2012
    ..Prolonged emergency department (ED) length of stay (LOS) is linked to adverse outcomes, decreased patient satisfaction, and ED crowding. This multicenter study identified factors associated with increased LOS...
  26. doi request reprint Supply and demand of board-certified emergency physicians by U.S. state, 2005
    Ashley F Sullivan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1014-8. 2009
    ..The objective was to estimate the emergency medicine (EM) board-certified emergency physician (EP) workforce supply and demand by U.S. state...
  27. doi request reprint Multicenter study of chronic asthma severity among emergency department patients with acute asthma
    Marion R Sills
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Asthma 47:920-8. 2010
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  28. pmc Language barriers among patients in Boston emergency departments: use of medical interpreters after passage of interpreter legislation
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:527-30. 2009
    ..Since 2001, Massachusetts state law dictates that emergency department (ED) patients with limited English proficiency have the right to a professional interpreter...
  29. pmc Value of risk stratification to increase the predictive validity of HbA1c in screening for undiagnosed diabetes in the US population
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1346-53. 2008
    ..Opportunistic screening using hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) may improve detection of undiagnosed diabetes but remains controversial...
  30. doi request reprint Regionalization of emergency care future directions and research: workforce issues
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1286-96. 2010
    ..This article discusses what is known about the current emergency medicine (EM) and non-EM workforce, future trends, and research opportunities...
  31. doi request reprint National study of barriers to timely primary care and emergency department utilization among Medicaid beneficiaries
    Paul T Cheung
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:4-10.e2. 2012
    ..We compare the association between barriers to timely primary care and emergency department (ED) utilization among adults with Medicaid versus private insurance...
  32. ncbi request reprint Estimated risk for undiagnosed diabetes in the emergency department: a multicenter survey
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:492-5. 2007
    ..One third of the 21 million Americans with diabetes remain undiagnosed. The emergency department (ED) is a novel setting for diabetes screening...
  33. pmc Salmeterol use and risk of hospitalization among emergency department patients with acute asthma
    Michael M Liao
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:478-84. 2010
    ..The safety of inhaled long-acting beta2-agonists (LABAs) in the treatment of chronic asthma remains controversial and has not been evaluated in emergency department (ED) patients with acute asthma...
  34. doi request reprint Viral pathogens in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Carlos A Camargo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Intern Emerg Med 3:355-9. 2008
    ..A putative viral etiology was identified in 25% of AECOPD presenting for emergency care, of which approximately one-third were RSV-related...
  35. doi request reprint Hospitalization and discharge education of emergency department patients with hypoglycemia
    Adit A Ginde
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:683-91. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the content and adequacy of emergency department (ED) discharge instructions and factors associated with hospitalization in patients presenting with hypoglycemia...
  36. doi request reprint Assessment of emergency physician workforce needs in the United States, 2005
    Carlos A Camargo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:1317-20. 2008
    ..The objective was to estimate emergency physician (EP) workforce needs, taking into account the diversity of U.S. emergency departments (EDs) and various projections of EP supply and demand...
  37. pmc Prevalence of undiagnosed and suboptimally controlled diabetes by point-of-care HbA1C in unselected emergency department patients
    Michael D Menchine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:326-9. 2011
    ..Secondary objectives include evaluating the prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes in high-risk groups of ED patients such as Hispanic patients, African Americans, and patients with body mass index (BMI) ≥ 30 kg/m(2) ...
  38. pmc Observational studies of patients in the emergency department: a comparison of 4 sampling methods
    Morgan A Valley
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:139-45.e1. 2012
    ..We evaluate the ability of 4 sampling methods to generate representative samples of the emergency department (ED) population...
  39. pmc Multicenter analysis of quality indicators for children treated in the emergency department for asthma
    Marion R Sills
    Department Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e325-32. 2012
    ..To test the hypothesis that an association exists between process and outcome measures of the quality of acute asthma care provided to children in the emergency department...
  40. doi request reprint Availability and potential effect of rural rotations in emergency medicine residency programs
    Brad E Talley
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:297-300. 2011
    ..This study sought to characterize the availability and types of rural rotations in EM residency programs and to correlate rotation type with rural practice after graduation...
  41. doi request reprint Compliance with recommended cancer screening among emergency department patients: a multicenter survey
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:483-6. 2008
    ..The objectives were to measure compliance with, and possible sociodemographic disparities for, cancer screening among emergency department (ED) patients...
  42. pmc Improved overall trends but persistent racial disparities in emergency department visits for acute asthma, 1993-2005
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colo, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:313-8. 2008
    ..Emergency department (ED) visits for acute asthma provide an important marker of morbidity...
  43. doi request reprint Demographic disparities in numeracy among emergency department patients: evidence from two multicenter studies
    Adit A Ginde
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:350-6. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence and demographic disparities in limited numeracy among emergency department (ED) patients...
  44. doi request reprint National study of emergency department observation services
    Jennifer L Wiler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:959-65. 2011
    ..The objective was to describe patient and facility characteristics of emergency department (ED) observation services in the United States...
  45. ncbi request reprint Positive predictive value of ICD-9-CM codes to detect acute exacerbation of COPD in the emergency department
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:678-80. 2008
    ..A study was undertaken to validate ICD-9-CM coding for accurate identification of AECOPD visits...
  46. doi request reprint The challenge of CT and MRI imaging of obese individuals who present to the emergency department: a national survey
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2549-51. 2008
    ..For patients who weigh >450 lb, access to emergent CT and MRI is limited, even at academic and bariatric surgery centers. Animal facilities are not a viable alternative for diagnostic imaging of human patients...
  47. doi request reprint Variations in crowding and ambulance diversion in nine emergency departments
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:941-6. 2011
    ..The primary study aim was to examine the variations in crowding when an emergency department (ED) initiates ambulance diversion...
  48. doi request reprint Availability and potential impact of international rotations in emergency medicine residency programs
    Reneé A King
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Emerg Med 44:499-504. 2013
    ..Numerous accounts have been published voicing the educational benefits of international rotations (IRs). As such, many residencies now offer opportunity for IRs...
  49. doi request reprint Update on midlevel provider utilization in U.S. emergency departments, 2006 to 2009
    Jennifer L Wiler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:986-9. 2012
    ..S. emergency department (ED) visits in 2005. The authors sought to reevaluate utilization and visit acuity for these midlevel providers (MLPs) in U.S. EDs from 2006 to 2009...
  50. doi request reprint Impact of computerized physician order entry on ED patient length of stay
    Shaun C Spalding
    Denver Health and Hospitals, Residency in Emergency Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:207-11. 2011
    ..We evaluated whether implementation of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) reduces length of stay (LOS) for discharged emergency department (ED) patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Trends and disparities in U.S. emergency department visits for hypoglycemia, 1993-2005
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:511-3. 2008
    ..To characterize the epidemiology of hypoglycemia in U.S. emergency departments...
  52. doi request reprint National study of health insurance type and reasons for emergency department use
    Roberta Capp
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 12401 E 17th Avenue, B 215, Aurora, CO, 80045, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:621-7. 2014
    ..The rates of emergency department (ED) utilization vary substantially by type of health insurance, but the association between health insurance type and patient-reported reasons for seeking ED care is unknown...
  53. doi request reprint The effect of removal of point-of-care fecal occult blood testing on performance of digital rectal examinations in the emergency department
    Nathan J Cleveland
    Denver Health Medical Center, CO, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:135-41. 2010
    ..We determine whether removing point-of-care fecal occult blood testing from the emergency department (ED) is associated with a decrease in documented digital rectal examinations...
  54. doi request reprint Fatal toxic shock syndrome from an intrauterine device
    Cameron D Klug
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:701-3. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case in the medical literature of fatal toxic shock syndrome related to an intrauterine device...
  55. ncbi request reprint National study of U.S. emergency department visits with diabetic ketoacidosis, 1993-2003
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, One Deaconess Road, WCC 2, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2117-9. 2006