Kevin A Kerber

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Vertigo and dizziness in the emergency department
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 27:39-50, viii. 2009
  2. pmc Use of BPPV processes in emergency department dizziness presentations: a population-based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5322, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 148:425-30. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Persistent ischemic stroke disparities despite declining incidence in Mexican Americans
    Lewis B Morgenstern
    Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Epidemiology, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI
    Ann Neurol 74:778-85. 2013
  4. pmc Nystagmus assessments documented by emergency physicians in acute dizziness presentations: a target for decision support?
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:619-26. 2011
  5. pmc Value of computed tomography scans in ED dizziness visits: analysis from a nationally representative sample
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:1030-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Rising annual costs of dizziness presentations to U.S. emergency departments
    Ali S Saber Tehrani
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:689-96. 2013
  7. pmc A prescription for the Epley maneuver: www.youtube.com?
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Neurology 79:376-80. 2012
  8. pmc Does intracerebral haemorrhage mimic benign dizziness presentations? A population based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Emerg Med J 29:43-6. 2012
  9. pmc Validation of the 12-item stroke-specific quality of life scale in a biethnic stroke population
    Kevin A Kerber
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1270-2. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Association of body mass index and mortality after acute ischemic stroke
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor and Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System and VA HSRD Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:64-9. 2014

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  1. pmc Vertigo and dizziness in the emergency department
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 27:39-50, viii. 2009
    ..An effective strategy for "ruling-out" a serious disorder, such as stroke, is "ruling-in" a peripheral vestibular disorder. In this article a focus is on the key features of these disorders...
  2. pmc Use of BPPV processes in emergency department dizziness presentations: a population-based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5322, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 148:425-30. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the use of these processes in emergency departments (EDs), assess for trends in use over time, and determine provider level variability in use...
  3. doi request reprint Persistent ischemic stroke disparities despite declining incidence in Mexican Americans
    Lewis B Morgenstern
    Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Epidemiology, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI
    Ann Neurol 74:778-85. 2013
    ..To determine trends in ischemic stroke incidence among Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic whites...
  4. pmc Nystagmus assessments documented by emergency physicians in acute dizziness presentations: a target for decision support?
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:619-26. 2011
    ..The authors sought to describe nystagmus documentation in routine ED care to determine if nystagmus assessments might be an important target in decision support efforts...
  5. pmc Value of computed tomography scans in ED dizziness visits: analysis from a nationally representative sample
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:1030-6. 2010
    ..The study aimed to assess measures of the clinical value of computed tomography (CT) scans in dizziness presentations at the aggregate level...
  6. doi request reprint Rising annual costs of dizziness presentations to U.S. emergency departments
    Ali S Saber Tehrani
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:689-96. 2013
    ..Little is known about the aggregate costs of ED evaluations for these patients. The authors sought to estimate the annual national costs associated with ED visits for dizziness...
  7. pmc A prescription for the Epley maneuver: www.youtube.com?
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Neurology 79:376-80. 2012
    ..However, the maneuver is underused in routine care. In this study, we aimed to describe and analyze the available information about the EM on youtube.com...
  8. pmc Does intracerebral haemorrhage mimic benign dizziness presentations? A population based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Emerg Med J 29:43-6. 2012
    ..A population based stroke database was used to assess the frequency with which ICH might mimic a benign dizziness presentation...
  9. pmc Validation of the 12-item stroke-specific quality of life scale in a biethnic stroke population
    Kevin A Kerber
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1270-2. 2013
    ..97). This study in patients with ischemic stroke from diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds found that the more efficient 12-item SSQOL is a valid alternative to the full 49-item SSQOL for the assessment of health-related quality of life...
  10. doi request reprint Association of body mass index and mortality after acute ischemic stroke
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor and Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System and VA HSRD Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:64-9. 2014
    ..Stroke patients with class 2 obesity had the lowest mortality risk. More research is needed to determine weight management goals among stroke survivors. ..
  11. pmc Emergency department documentation templates: variability in template selection and association with physical examination and test ordering in dizziness presentations
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:65. 2011
    ..We aimed to describe the selection of templates in ED dizziness presentations and to investigate the association between items on templates and process utilization...
  12. doi request reprint Potentially inappropriate medication utilization in the emergency department visits by older adults: analysis from a nationally representative sample
    William J Meurer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Michigan Medical School, and the Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:231-7. 2010
    ..The objectives were to determine the frequency of administration of potentially inappropriate medications (PIMs) to older emergency department (ED) patients and to examine recent trends in the rates of PIM usage...
  13. doi request reprint Choosing Wisely: highest-cost tests in outpatient neurology
    James F Burke
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor, VA, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:679-83. 2013
    ..5 billion), electromyography (EMG; 20% of expenditures; $2.6 billion), and electroencephalography (EEG; 8% of expenditures; $1.1 billion). MRI, EMG, and EEG should receive close scrutiny in the development of the neurology top 5 list...
  14. doi request reprint Vertigo presentations in the emergency department
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0322, USA
    Semin Neurol 29:482-90. 2009
    ..In this article, the author emphasizes the key elements of the bedside examination and describes a method for managing vertigo patients in the emergency department...
  15. doi request reprint Dizziness presentations in U.S. emergency departments, 1995-2004
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:744-50. 2008
    ..The objectives were to describe presentation characteristics and health care utilization information pertaining to dizziness presentations in U.S. emergency departments (EDs) from 1995 through 2004...
  16. doi request reprint The impact of MRI on stroke management and outcomes: a systematic review
    James F Burke
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:987-93. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the evidence that conventional MRI influences doctor management or patient outcomes in routine care...
  17. doi request reprint Time to stroke magnetic resonance imaging
    James F Burke
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:784-91. 2013
    ..We sought to estimate the proportion of stroke MRI that is performed within 12 hours...
  18. doi request reprint Community-based participatory research: a new approach to engaging community members to rapidly call 911 for stroke
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stroke 42:1862-6. 2011
    ..Using a community-based participatory research approach, we explored stroke self-efficacy, knowledge, and perceptions of stroke among a predominately African American population in Flint, Michigan...
  19. pmc The evidence base for the evaluation and management of dizziness
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health Systems KAK, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:186-91. 2010
    ..Dizziness presentations pose many clinical challenges. The objective of this study is to broadly summarize the evidence base that supports clinical decisions in dizziness presentations...
  20. pmc Stroke among patients with dizziness, vertigo, and imbalance in the emergency department: a population-based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Stroke 37:2484-7. 2006
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine the "real-world" proportion of stroke among patients presenting to the emergency department with these dizziness symptoms (DS)...
  21. doi request reprint Persistent positional nystagmus: a case of superior semicircular canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo?
    Katherine D Heidenreich
    Division of Otology and Neurotology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5312, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1818-20. 2011
    ..We present an unusual video case report believed to represent refractory SSC BPPV based on the pattern of nystagmus and the absence of any other central signs...
  22. ncbi request reprint The genetics of vertigo
    Kevin A Kerber
    Departments of Neurology and Otolaryngology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Semin Neurol 26:484-91. 2006
    ..This article provides an overview of the clinical features, genetic analyses, and treatment strategies for these disorders...
  23. ncbi request reprint Recurrent vertigo attacks cured by stenting a basilar artery stenosis
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neurology 65:962. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Late-onset pure cerebellar ataxia: differentiating those with and without identifiable mutations
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Neurol Sci 238:41-5. 2005
    ..Although only a third of these idiopathic late onset ataxia patients had a positive family history, this homogeneous syndrome probably represents a yet to be identified genetic disorder...