Affiliation: University of California
- The feasibility of a regional cardiac arrest receiving systemDaniel P Davis
University of California San Diego, Department of Emergency Medicine, San Diego, CA 92103 8676, United States
Resuscitation 74:44-51. 2007..The safety of bypassing non-designated facilities with such a regional system is not known...
- Accuracy of stroke recognition by emergency medical dispatchers and paramedics--San Diego experiencePrasanthi Ramanujam
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 0208, USA
Prehosp Emerg Care 12:307-13. 2008....
- Feasibility study to assess the use of the Cincinnati stroke scale by emergency medical dispatchers: a pilot studyPrasanthi Govindarajan
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Emerg Med J 29:848-50. 2012..The goal of this pilot study was to determine the feasibility of an EMD applying the Cincinnati stroke scale tool during a 911 call, and to report the time required to administer the tool...
- Patient-centered integrated networks of emergency care: consensus-based recommendations and future research prioritiesPrasanthi Govindarajan
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 17:1322-9. 2010..The set of research priorities based on these recommendations was created to promote research and advance knowledge in this dimension of clinical care...
- Comparative evaluation of stroke triage algorithms for emergency medical dispatchers (MeDS): prospective cohort study protocolPrasanthi Govindarajan
Department of Emergency Medicine, 505 Parnassus Avenue L 126 Mail Code 0208, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0208, USA
BMC Neurol 11:14. 2011..The objective of this study is to determine whether the addition of CSS improves diagnostic accuracy of stroke triage...
- Practice variability among the EMS systems participating in Cardiac Arrest Registry to Enhance Survival (CARES)Prasanthi Govindarajan
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, L 126, Mail Code 0208, San Francisco, CA 94143 0208, USA
Resuscitation 83:76-80. 2012..To describe the demographic, organizational and provider characteristics of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agencies participating in the Cardiac Arrest Registry to Enhance Survival (CARES)...
- Progesterone as a predictor of ectopic pregnancy when the ultrasound is indeterminateRobert Dart
Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
Am J Emerg Med 20:575-9. 2002..In the 2 subclasses, the progesterone cutpoint was both sensitive and specific in identifying abnormal pregnancy and was sensitive but only moderately specific for identifying ectopic pregnancy...
- Nonoccupational postexposure HIV prevention: emergency physicians' current practices, attitudes, and beliefsJulie B McCausland
Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Ann Emerg Med 42:651-6. 2003..We surveyed emergency physicians to determine current practices, knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs regarding nonoccupational postexposure prevention practices...
- Central venous access by air medical personnelDaniel P Davis
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92103 8676, USA
Prehosp Emerg Care 11:204-6. 2007..The success and complication rates for the procedure in the hands of flight air medical personnel must be considered in the decision to institute a central venous access procedure...