K V Iserson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vertical hospital evacuations: a new method
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona and the AZ 1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team, Tucson, AZ, USA
    South Med J 106:37-42. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Nairobi fly (Paederus) dermatitis in South Sudan: a case report
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Division of Global Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Juba, South Sudan
    Wilderness Environ Med 23:251-4. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Challenges in international medicine: ethical dilemmas, unanticipated consequences, and accepting limitations
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Arizona, and REEME Project, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:683-92. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Fight or flight: the ethics of emergency physician disaster response
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Arizona Bioethics Program of the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:345-53. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethical principles--emergency medicine
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Arizona Bioethics Program, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:513-45. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Has emergency medicine research benefited patients? An ethical question
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program, The University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, P O Box 245057, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:289-95. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint From creatures to corpsicles: man's search for immortality
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson 85724, USA
    HEC Forum 16:160-72. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The REEME project: a cooperative model for sharing international medical education materials
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Arizona Bioethics Program, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Emerg Med 35:95-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Triage in medicine, part I: Concept, history, and types
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, POB 245057, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:275-81. 2007
  10. doi request reprint X-ray view box: on-site manufacture
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Trop Doct 41:144-5. 2011

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Vertical hospital evacuations: a new method
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona and the AZ 1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team, Tucson, AZ, USA
    South Med J 106:37-42. 2013
    ..This method also can be used in nonhealthcare facilities for less-than-fully ambulatory individuals...
  2. doi request reprint Nairobi fly (Paederus) dermatitis in South Sudan: a case report
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Division of Global Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Juba, South Sudan
    Wilderness Environ Med 23:251-4. 2012
    ..Treatment includes rapidly washing the affected area, applying cold, wet compresses, and possibly treating with antibiotics, steroids, and antihistamines...
  3. doi request reprint Challenges in international medicine: ethical dilemmas, unanticipated consequences, and accepting limitations
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Arizona, and REEME Project, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:683-92. 2012
    ..It is hoped that this overview may help prepare those involved with international medicine for the challenges and dilemmas they may face and help frame their responses to these situations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fight or flight: the ethics of emergency physician disaster response
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Arizona Bioethics Program of the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:345-53. 2008
    ..Preparations for the next pandemic or disaster should include policies that encourage emergency physicians, who are inevitably among those at highest risk, to "stay and fight."..
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethical principles--emergency medicine
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Arizona Bioethics Program, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:513-45. 2006
    ..This article provides an overview of ethical considerations and guidelines for emergency clinicians...
  6. doi request reprint Has emergency medicine research benefited patients? An ethical question
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program, The University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, P O Box 245057, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:289-95. 2007
    ..Perhaps the greatest moral lapse has been the lack of attention to key populations within emergency medicine research, and the patients most needing acute intervention are the ones who suffer...
  7. ncbi request reprint From creatures to corpsicles: man's search for immortality
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson 85724, USA
    HEC Forum 16:160-72. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The REEME project: a cooperative model for sharing international medical education materials
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Arizona Bioethics Program, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Emerg Med 35:95-9. 2008
    ..The REEME Project demonstrates the power of the Internet as a means to achieve international cooperation in medical education, and can serve as a model for similar projects in other specialties and languages...
  9. ncbi request reprint Triage in medicine, part I: Concept, history, and types
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, POB 245057, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:275-81. 2007
    ..Part II identifies and examines the moral values and principles underlying the practice of triage...
  10. doi request reprint X-ray view box: on-site manufacture
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Trop Doct 41:144-5. 2011
    ..We designed and built an inexpensive radiographic view box using commonly available materials and local craftsmen. If they break, they can be easily repaired by hospital staff. This design can be replicated anywhere in the world...
  11. ncbi request reprint The ethics of applying new medical technologies
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program and the Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Semin Laparosc Surg 9:222-9. 2002
    ..This is simply another reason why ethics education is vital for physicians-and other health practitioners and healthcare administrators...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nonstandard advance directives: a pseudoethical dilemma
    K V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson 85724, USA
    J Trauma 44:139-42. 1998
    ..The patient gives her perspective on why she wore the directive and on the surgeons' actions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ethical dilemmas in hematologic/oncologic emergencies
    K V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 11:531-43. 1993
    ..This article describes those values, basic ethical systems, a rapid ethical decision-making model, and specific ethical dilemmas faced by emergency physicians who treat patients with hematologic and oncologic emergencies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Terrorism and the ethics of emergency medical care
    N Pesik
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 37:642-6. 2001
    ..It is for this reason that emergency care providers, personnel, hospital administrators, religious leaders, and medical ethics committees need to engage in bioethical decision making before an acute bioterrorist event...
  15. ncbi request reprint Teaching without harming the living: performing minimally invasive procedures on the newly dead
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program, University of Arizona College of Medicine, USA
    J Health Care Law Policy 8:216-31. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Ethical resource distribution after biological, chemical, or radiological terrorism
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Program in Bioethics, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:455-65. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint J.-F.-B. Charrière: the man behind the "French" gauge
    K V Iserson
    Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson 85724
    J Emerg Med 5:545-8. 1987
    ..In addition to the development of the French gauge, Charrière made significant advances in ether administration, urologic, and other surgical instruments, and the development of the modern syringe...
  18. ncbi request reprint The three faces of "yes": consent for emergency department procedures
    Kenneth V Iserson
    University of Arizona, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:42-5; discussion W3-4. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Bioethics and graduate medical education: the great match
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Program in Bioethics, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:61-5. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Who's buying lunch: are gifts to surgeons from industry bad for patients?
    David C Grant
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 15:533-42. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint Politely refuse the pen and note pad: gifts from industry to physicians harm patients
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Arizona Bioethics Program, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1077-84. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Patient and surrogate autonomy: good idea--in theory
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Acad Emerg Med 9:866. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Triage in medicine, part II: Underlying values and principles
    John C Moskop
    Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University and the University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Greenville, NC, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:282-7. 2007
    ..We conclude with an analysis of three principles of distributive justice that have been proposed to guide triage decisions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Spectator sport: observing a pediatric resuscitation
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Acad Emerg Med 14:826-7. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint "Do not attempt resuscitation" (DNAR) in the out-of-hospital setting
    Raquel M Schears
    Ann Emerg Med 44:68-70. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Single fascia iliaca compartment block for post-hip fracture pain relief
    Daniel Godoy Monzon
    Servicio de Ortopedia y Traumatologia, Instituto Carlos E Ottolenghi, Hospital Italiano, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Emerg Med 32:257-62. 2007
    ..This rapid, effective, and safe method of achieving excellent pain control in ED patients with hip fractures can be performed using standard ED equipment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prehospital advance directives--a better way
    Kenneth V Iserson
    J Emerg Med 23:419-20. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Is informed consent required for the administration of intravenous contrast and similar clinical procedures?
    Kenneth V Iserson
    Ann Emerg Med 49:231-3. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint Emergency medicine in México
    Carlos Garcia-Rosas
    Mexican Board of Emergency Medicine, Rio Churubusco 230 Edif, A 6 Col del Carmen Coyoacan, Mexico City, México DF 04120
    J Emerg Med 31:441-5. 2006
    ..This article discusses the current condition of and prospects for Emergency Medicine in México within the context of its medical system, and outlines objectives and guidelines for future developments...