L C Hampers

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Practice variation in the emergency management of croup
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine and the Children s Hospital Pediatric Urgent Care Network, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado 80218, USA
    Pediatrics 109:505-8. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of pediatric febrile seizures in the emergency department
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 29:83-93. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Fast track and the pediatric emergency department: resource utilization and patients outcomes
    L C Hampers
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 6:1153-9. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Setting-based practice variation in the management of simple febrile seizure
    L C Hampers
    Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 7:21-7. 2000
  5. pmc Febrile seizure: measuring adherence to AAP guidelines among community ED physicians
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:465-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Regional after-hours urgent care provided by a tertiary children's hospital
    Louis C Hampers
    Children s Hospital Pediatric Urgent Care Network, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80218, USA
    Pediatrics 110:1117-24. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Professional interpreters and bilingual physicians in a pediatric emergency department: effect on resource utilization
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colo 80218, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1108-13. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Language barriers and resource utilization in a pediatric emergency department
    L C Hampers
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Medical School, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 103:1253-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Children with first-time simple febrile seizures are at low risk of serious bacterial illness
    J L Trainor
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:781-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary care and emergency department decision making
    J E McNulty
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Campus Box 62, 2300 Children s Plaza, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:1266-70. 2001

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Practice variation in the emergency management of croup
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine and the Children s Hospital Pediatric Urgent Care Network, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado 80218, USA
    Pediatrics 109:505-8. 2002
    ..To explore the effect of physician training background on the emergency management of croup...
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of pediatric febrile seizures in the emergency department
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 29:83-93. 2011
    ..Care-givers should be informed that the risk of developing epilepsy after a simple febrile seizure is low, but that complex febrile seizures carry a significantly higher risk...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fast track and the pediatric emergency department: resource utilization and patients outcomes
    L C Hampers
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 6:1153-9. 1999
    ..To examine differences in the evaluation, management, and outcomes for patients seen in an on-site "fast track" (FT) vs the main ED...
  4. ncbi request reprint Setting-based practice variation in the management of simple febrile seizure
    L C Hampers
    Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 7:21-7. 2000
    ..To identify provider-based differences in the ED assessment and management of children presenting with uncomplicated, first-time febrile seizures...
  5. pmc Febrile seizure: measuring adherence to AAP guidelines among community ED physicians
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:465-9. 2006
    ..We sought to describe recent patterns of the emergency department (ED) evaluation of febrile seizures with respect to these parameters...
  6. ncbi request reprint Regional after-hours urgent care provided by a tertiary children's hospital
    Louis C Hampers
    Children s Hospital Pediatric Urgent Care Network, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80218, USA
    Pediatrics 110:1117-24. 2002
    ..Yet many primary care pediatricians (PCPs) desire after-hours urgent care for their patients as an alternative to extended office hours or care by general emergency medicine providers at community hospitals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Professional interpreters and bilingual physicians in a pediatric emergency department: effect on resource utilization
    Louis C Hampers
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colo 80218, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1108-13. 2002
    ..To determine the impact of interpreters and bilingual physicians on emergency department (ED) resource utilization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Language barriers and resource utilization in a pediatric emergency department
    L C Hampers
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Medical School, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 103:1253-6. 1999
    ..Although an inability to speak English is recognized as an obstacle to health care in the United States, it is unclear how clinicians alter their diagnostic approach when confronted with a language barrier (LB)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Children with first-time simple febrile seizures are at low risk of serious bacterial illness
    J L Trainor
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:781-7. 2001
    ..To describe the rates of serious bacterial illness (SBI) in children presenting to emergency departments (EDs) with first-time uncomplicated febrile seizures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary care and emergency department decision making
    J E McNulty
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Campus Box 62, 2300 Children s Plaza, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:1266-70. 2001
    ..To determine the effect of primary care status on decision making in the pediatric emergency department (ED)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Teaching Spanish to pediatric emergency physicians: effects on patient satisfaction
    Suzan S Mazor
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children s Plaza, Box 62, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:693-5. 2002
    ..Language barriers are known to negatively affect patient satisfaction...
  12. doi request reprint Management of pediatric trauma
    Steven E Krug
    Pediatrics 121:849-54. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Job market survey of recent pediatric emergency medicine fellowship graduates
    Tien T Vu
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, The Children s Hospital, Section of Emergency Medicine, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:304-7. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Correction of factitious hyperkalemia in hemolyzed specimens
    Heather Owens
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:872-5. 2005
    ..Values of serum K+ become falsely elevated secondary to release of intracellular contents. If a reliable correction factor existed for this factitious elevation, repeat K+ measurements might be avoided...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cecal retention of a swallowed penny mimicking appendicitis in a healthy 2 year old
    Jennifer S Betz
    The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:525-7. 2004
    ..We present the first report of cecal retention of a penny in a previously healthy 2 year old, ultimately resulting in surgical intervention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physician variation in test ordering in the management of gastroenteritis in children
    Elizabeth C Powell
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:978-83. 2003
    ..To describe the variation among physicians in test ordering when caring for children with gastroenteritis and to explore the effect of hospital charge information on such variation...
  17. ncbi request reprint The truth about language barriers: one residency program's experience
    Sonja C Burbano O'Leary
    Pediatric Residency Program, The Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e569-73. 2003
    ..To describe perceptions of how a lack of house staff Spanish proficiency adversely affects communication with Spanish-speaking families with limited English proficiency (LEP)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Performance of a decision rule for radiographs of pediatric knee injuries
    Brian R Moore
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Emerg Med 28:257-61. 2005
    ..No additional value to the rule was found by adding assessment of the ability to flex the knee or bony tenderness...
  19. doi request reprint Patient- and family-centered care of children in the emergency department
    Patricia J O'Malley
    Pediatrics 122:e511-21. 2008
    ..This report is also supported by the Emergency Nurses Association...