E Brooke Lerner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic value of out-of-hospital emergency care: a structured literature review
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:515-24. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and EMS to state and local public health programs: application to public health programs
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Preparedness, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 46542, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:291-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest clusters using a geographic information system
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 655, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:81-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Is total out-of-hospital time a significant predictor of trauma patient mortality?
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University at Buffalo, State University of New York, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:949-54. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint A survey of first-responder firefighters' attitudes, opinions, and concerns about their automated external defibrillator program
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:120-4. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Law Enforcement Agency Defibrillation (LEA-D): position statement and best practices recommendations from the National Center for Early Defibrillation
    Mary M Newman
    National Center for Early Defibrillation, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:346-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of using EMS dispatch codes to identify low-acuity patients
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:24-31. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of first-responder automated external defibrillator (AED) application rates and characteristics of AED training
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 655, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:453-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Derivation of emergency medical services dispatch codes associated with low-acuity patients
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:434-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrests in skilled nursing facilities: continuing room for improvement?
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:350-4. 2006

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic value of out-of-hospital emergency care: a structured literature review
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:515-24. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to conduct a structured review of published economic evaluations of out-of-hospital emergency care to assess its economic value...
  2. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and EMS to state and local public health programs: application to public health programs
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Preparedness, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 46542, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:291-7. 2005
    ..The relevancy of these findings to public health, as well as the benefits from development of an interoperable infrastructure to public health, will be opined...
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest clusters using a geographic information system
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 655, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:81-4. 2005
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  4. ncbi request reprint Is total out-of-hospital time a significant predictor of trauma patient mortality?
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University at Buffalo, State University of New York, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:949-54. 2003
    ..To determine if there is an association between total out-of-hospital time and trauma patient mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint A survey of first-responder firefighters' attitudes, opinions, and concerns about their automated external defibrillator program
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:120-4. 2003
    ..To identify barriers to first-responder automated external defibrillator (AED) use by determining firefighter attitudes, opinions, and concerns about their AED program...
  6. ncbi request reprint Law Enforcement Agency Defibrillation (LEA-D): position statement and best practices recommendations from the National Center for Early Defibrillation
    Mary M Newman
    National Center for Early Defibrillation, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:346-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of using EMS dispatch codes to identify low-acuity patients
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:24-31. 2005
    ..To validate the predictive ability of previously derived emergency medical services (EMS) dispatch codes to identify patients with low-acuity illnesses...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of first-responder automated external defibrillator (AED) application rates and characteristics of AED training
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 655, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:453-7. 2003
    ..To determine whether there were associations between the characteristics of first-responder automated external defibrillator (AED) training and AED application rates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Derivation of emergency medical services dispatch codes associated with low-acuity patients
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:434-9. 2003
    ..To identify emergency medical services (EMS) dispatch codes associated with basic life support (BLS) level of prehospital care, a proxy for low illness acuity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrests in skilled nursing facilities: continuing room for improvement?
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:350-4. 2006
    ..To characterize the care received by skilled nursing facility (SNF/NF) patients suffering cardiac arrest and to evaluate the outcome of SNF/NF patients experiencing cardiac arrest...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrests in skilled nursing facilities: continuing room for improvement?
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:e27-31. 2007
    ..To characterize the care received by skilled nursing facility (SNF/NF) patients suffering cardiac arrest and to evaluate the outcome of SNF/NF patients experiencing cardiac arrest...
  12. doi request reprint Mass casualty triage: an evaluation of the science and refinement of a national guideline
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:129-37. 2011
    ..This article describes how the Model Uniform Core Criteria for Mass Casualty Triage were developed...
  13. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive framework for determining the cost of an emergency medical services system
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:304-13. 2007
    ..This framework can be used to standardize the calculation of EMS system costs to a community. Standardizing the calculation of EMS cost will allow for comparisons of costs between studies, communities, and interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Automated external defibrillator (AED) utilization rates and reasons fire and police first responders did not apply AEDs
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:378-82. 2002
    ..To determine the rate at which fire and police first responders (FRs) apply automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and to ascertain reasons for not applying them...
  15. ncbi request reprint Description and evaluation of a pilot physician-directed emergency medical services diversion control program
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:54-60. 2006
    ..To describe the characteristics and feasibility of a physician-directed ambulance destination-control program to reduce emergency department (ED) overcrowding, as measured by hospital ambulance diversion hours...
  16. doi request reprint Rearrest after prehospital resuscitation
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:50-4. 2011
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  17. pmc EMS Provider assessment of vehicle damage compared with assessment by a professional crash reconstructionist
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:483-9. 2011
    ..To determine the accuracy of emergency medical services (EMS) provider assessments of motor vehicle damage when compared with measurements made by a professional crash reconstructionist...
  18. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and outcomes of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Rochester, New York
    Rollin J Fairbanks
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, United States
    Resuscitation 72:415-24. 2007
    ..To characterize out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) and factors that affect survival in a medium sized city that uses system status management for dispatch...
  19. doi request reprint Use of a novel abdominal aortic tourniquet to reduce or eliminate flow in the common femoral artery in human subjects
    Matt Lyon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S103-5. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were (1) determine if AAT use in humans results in flow cessation in the CFA, (2) measure the pressure required to cease flow in the CFA, and (3) measure discomfort associated with application of the AAT...
  20. ncbi request reprint An emergency medical services program to promote the health of older adults
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:956-62. 2006
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and effect of an emergency medical services (EMS) program that screened, educated, and referred older adults with unmet needs...
  21. pmc Does EMS perceived anatomic injury predict trauma center need?
    E Brooke Lerner
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:312-6. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine the predictive value of the anatomic step of the 2011 Field Triage Decision Scheme for identifying trauma center need...
  22. doi request reprint An economic toolkit for identifying the cost of emergency medical services (EMS) systems: detailed methodology of the EMS Cost Analysis Project (EMSCAP)
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:210-6. 2012
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  23. ncbi request reprint Blast-related injuries from terrorism: an international perspective
    E Brooke Lerner
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:137-53. 2007
    ..This article describes these experiences and provides a summary of common findings that can be used by others in preparing for and responding to civilian casualties resulting from the detonation of explosive devices...
  24. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of emergency medical services use by older adults: an analysis of the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
    Manish N Shah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:441-7. 2007
    ..To characterize older adult emergency department (ED) visits arriving by emergency medical services (EMS) and to identify factors associated with those patient visits...
  25. pmc Comparison of the 1999 and 2006 trauma triage guidelines: where do patients go?
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:12-7. 2011
    ..It is unknown how this modified scheme will affect the number of patients identified by emergency medical services (EMS) for transport to a trauma center...
  26. pmc Do emergency medical services professionals think they should participate in disease prevention?
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:64-70. 2009
    ..A secondary objective was to determine the proportion of EMS professionals who had participated in disease prevention programs...
  27. doi request reprint Paramedic accuracy using SALT triage after a brief initial training
    Matthew R Deluhery
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:526-32. 2011
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  28. doi request reprint Risk adjustment measures and outcome measures for prehospital trauma research: recommendations from the emergency medical services outcomes project (EMSOP)
    Daniel L Beskind
    Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:988-1000. 2011
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  29. doi request reprint Mass casualty triage: an evaluation of the data and development of a proposed national guideline
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2:S25-34. 2008
    ..It incorporates aspects from all of the existing triage systems to create a single overarching guide for unifying the mass casualty triage process across the United States...
  30. doi request reprint Comparison of two packable hemostatic Gauze dressings in a porcine hemorrhage model
    Richard Bruce Schwartz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:477-82. 2011
    ..These products were selected because they are packable gauze that work via differing mechanisms of action (tissue adhesion versus procoagulant)...
  31. doi request reprint Priorities for pediatric prehospital research
    George L Foltin
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:773-7. 2010
    ..The Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) mission is to perform high-quality research for children, including prehospital research. Our objective was to develop a pediatric-specific prehospital research agenda...
  32. doi request reprint Tactical medicine--competency-based guidelines
    Richard Bruce Schwartz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:67-82. 2011
    ..As TEMS has grown, multiple training programs have emerged. A review of the existing programs demonstrated a lack of competency-based education...
  33. ncbi request reprint The time first-response fire fighters have to initiate care in a midsize city
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Emerg Med 25:171-4. 2003
    ..Utilization of densely staged first-response fire apparatus in a midsize city may be appropriate because firefighters frequently arrive before ambulances and may have adequate time to initiate lifesaving interventions...
  34. doi request reprint Use of SALT triage in a simulated mass-casualty incident
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:21-5. 2010
    ..To determine the accuracy of SALT (sort-assess-lifesaving interventions-treatment/transport) triage during a simulated mass-casualty incident, the average time it takes to make triage designations, and providers' opinions of SALT triage...
  35. ncbi request reprint Are EMS call volume predictions based on demand pattern analysis accurate?
    Lawrence H Brown
    Department of Emergency Medicine, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:199-203. 2007
    ..Many systems use historical data to calculate their anticipated call volumes, a method of prediction known as demand pattern analysis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Law Enforcement Agency Defibrillation (LEA-D): proceedings of the National Center for Early Defibrillation Police AED Issues Forum
    Vincent N Mosesso
    National Center for Early Defibrillation, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:273-82. 2002
    ..It is time for law enforcement agency defibrillation to become the rule, not the exception...
  37. ncbi request reprint Can paramedics safely treat and discharge hypoglycemic patients in the field?
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Science, State University of New York at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 21:115-20. 2003
    ..These patients generally preferred discharge without transportation to an ED...
  38. ncbi request reprint The effect of an 18-hour electrical power outage on an urban emergency medical services system
    David A Rand
    Empress Emergency Medical Services, Yonkers, New York, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:391-7. 2005
    ..To describe the experience of an urban, commercial ambulance provider during the multistate August 2003 electrical power outage (EPO) and to identify how such an event can affect an emergency medical services (EMS) system...
  39. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital do-not-resuscitate orders by primary care physicians
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Emerg Med 23:425-8. 2002
    ..A majority felt intubation, mechanical ventilation, and cardioversion should not be performed for noncardiac arrest DNR patients with an indication, but not in cardiac arrest...
  40. ncbi request reprint Application of clinical criteria for ordering radiographs to detect cervical spine fractures
    Ronald M Moscati
    Department of Emergency Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:326-30. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to determine if spinal-immobilized patients met clinical criteria for x-rays and which clinical criteria were associated with cervical fractures...
  41. ncbi request reprint Assessment of emergency department health care professionals' behaviors regarding HIV testing and referral for patients with STDs
    Melissa Fincher-Mergi
    Daemen College School of Nursing, Department of Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 16:549-53. 2002
    ..Emergency department health care professionals frequently fail to provide HIV counseling, testing, and/or referral for patients with suspected STD...
  42. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of mild traumatic brain injury case ascertainment using ICD-9 codes
    Jeffrey J Bazarian
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:31-8. 2006
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  43. ncbi request reprint Conducting retrospective emergency medical services research
    E Brooke Lerner
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Emergency Medicine, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:S48-51. 2002
  44. ncbi request reprint Parent opinions about universal influenza vaccination for infants and toddlers
    Sharon G Humiston
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:108-12. 2005
    ..Parent and caregiver opinions on the feasibility of routine influenza vaccinations for infants and toddlers are unknown...
  45. ncbi request reprint Studies evaluating current field triage: 1966-2005
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:303-6. 2006
    ..This search found that there is insufficient evidence to support the overall ACS field triage criteria. However, of the various steps, the physiologic and anatomic steps had the best evidence to support them...
  46. doi request reprint The King LT versus the Combitube: flight crew performance and preference
    Elizabeth A Tumpach
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:324-8. 2009
    ..Air medical personnel frequently face the challenge of the emergency airway. The Combitube is an airway device commonly used by emergency medical services (EMS) providers as either a primary or rescue airway...
  47. ncbi request reprint Implementation of research in the out-of-hospital setting
    E Brooke Lerner
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Emergency Medicine, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:S24-7. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and emergency medical services to state and local public health programs: the role of interactive information systems for responding to events resulting in mass injury
    Robert E O'Connor
    Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware 19718, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:237-53. 2004
  49. doi request reprint Linking public health and the emergency care community: 7 model communities
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 1:142-5. 2007
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  50. ncbi request reprint Emergency physician practices and requirements regarding the medical screening examination of psychiatric patients
    Kerry B Broderick
    Emergency Department, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:88-92. 2002
    ..To describe the testing requirements and practices of emergency physicians (EPs) when conducting a medical screening examination of psychiatric patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest patients rarely receive chest compressions before ambulance arrival despite the availability of pre-arrival CPR instructions
    E Brooke Lerner
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, United States
    Resuscitation 77:51-6. 2008
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint SSM study & statistical significance
    Lawrence H Brown
    JEMS 31:16; author reply 16. 2006
  53. doi request reprint Guidelines for prehospital management of traumatic brain injury 2nd edition
    Neeraj Badjatia
    Columbia University Medical Center, Neurological Institute, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:S1-52. 2008
  54. doi request reprint Productivity and career paths of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine research grant awards
    Kelly D Young
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:560-6. 2008
    ..The objective was to assess productivity of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) grant awards...
  55. doi request reprint Performance of an algorithm for assessing smallpox risk among patients with rashes that may be confused with smallpox
    Sonja S Hutchins
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S195-203. 2008
    ..Use of the algorithm did not result in misclassification of AGVPR as high risk for smallpox. The algorithm is a highly specific tool for clinical evaluation of suspected smallpox disease...
  56. ncbi request reprint Prehospital care research--the basics
    David C Cone
    Yale University School of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519 1315, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:S2-8. 2002