Scott E McIntosh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mountaineering medical events and trauma on Denali, 1992-2011
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 13:275-80. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Demographic, geographic, and expedition determinants of reaching the summit of denali
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 11:223-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Physiological profile of world-record-holder Sherpas
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:65-71. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Search and rescue activity on Denali, 1990 to 2008
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 21:103-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Air medical transport of prisoners
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine and the Air Medical Research Institute, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Air Med J 29:121-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Ultraviolet keratitis among mountaineers and outdoor recreationalists
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:144-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of frostbite
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:156-66. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Location of airway management in air medical transport
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:438-42. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Cricothyrotomy in air medical transport
    Scott E McIntosh
    University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Trauma 64:1543-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Mountaineering fatalities on Denali
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 9:89-95. 2008

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Mountaineering medical events and trauma on Denali, 1992-2011
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 13:275-80. 2012
    ..This ideally will decrease the incidence of morbidity on both Denali and other high altitude mountaineering destinations...
  2. doi request reprint Demographic, geographic, and expedition determinants of reaching the summit of denali
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 11:223-9. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Physiological profile of world-record-holder Sherpas
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:65-71. 2011
    ..In doing so, we describe certain physiological aspects of these individuals that may contribute to their abilities at altitude...
  4. doi request reprint Search and rescue activity on Denali, 1990 to 2008
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 21:103-8. 2010
    ..To describe search and rescue activity performed by the National Park Service (NPS) on Denali, the highest point in North America...
  5. doi request reprint Air medical transport of prisoners
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine and the Air Medical Research Institute, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Air Med J 29:121-6. 2010
    ..The transport of this population, however, can be logistically challenging because of the potentially dangerous nature of the patients and requirements for accompanying security personnel...
  6. doi request reprint Ultraviolet keratitis among mountaineers and outdoor recreationalists
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:144-7. 2011
    ..We examined the cases of UV keratitis that have occurred on National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) courses in order to better understand its epidemiology and to help prevent this affliction on wilderness expeditions...
  7. doi request reprint Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of frostbite
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:156-66. 2011
    ..These recommendations are graded based on the quality of supporting evidence and balance between the benefits and risks/burdens for each modality according to methodology stipulated by the American College of Chest Physicians...
  8. doi request reprint Location of airway management in air medical transport
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:438-42. 2008
    ..This study examines flight crew success rate and circumstances surrounding airway management in different locations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cricothyrotomy in air medical transport
    Scott E McIntosh
    University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Trauma 64:1543-7. 2008
    ..The endpoint of airway maneuvers is a cricothyrotomy which may be live-saving if other measures fail. We reviewed cricothyrotomy cases in our AMT program to evaluate the success rate and the circumstances surrounding the procedure...
  10. doi request reprint Mountaineering fatalities on Denali
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 9:89-95. 2008
    ..Certain groups have a significantly higher chance of dying. Registration systems and screening methods provide ways to target at-risk groups and improve safety on high altitude mountains such as Denali...
  11. ncbi request reprint Medical incidents and evacuations on wilderness expeditions
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 18:298-304. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to provide the medical community with a better understanding of the specific injuries and illnesses that occur on wilderness expeditions...
  12. doi request reprint Helicopter emergency medical services utilization for winter resort injuries
    Christy Lee Hopkins
    Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 15:261-70. 2011
    ..Helicopter and ground emergency medical services (EMS) units are frequently called to transport patients from winter resorts to area trauma centers...
  13. doi request reprint Mountain research and rescue on Denali: a short history from the 1980s to the present
    George W Rodway
    University of Utah College of Nursing and School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 12:277-83. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Injuries related to hiking with a pack during National Outdoor Leadership School courses: a risk factor analysis
    Matthew T Hamonko
    Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:2-6. 2011
    ..To determine if packweight, anthropometry, and individual characteristics are related to acute musculoskeletal and soft tissue injuries while wearing backpacks on wilderness expeditions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Avalanche safety practices in Utah
    Natalie A Silverton
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 18:264-70. 2007
    ..Avalanche fatalities occur on a yearly basis in Utah. The purpose of this study was to assess avalanche safety practices of different backcountry users in Utah and to identify groups that can be targeted for avalanche safety education...
  16. doi request reprint Air ambulance transport times and advanced cardiac life support interventions during the interfacility transfer of patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Scott T Youngquist
    Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, and the Air Medical Research Institute, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:292-9. 2010
    ....
  17. doi request reprint An analysis of skiing and snowboarding injuries on Utah slopes
    Chad C Wasden
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Trauma 67:1022-6. 2009
    ..An additional goal of this study is to provide a description of the demographics and hospitalizations for these patients...
  18. doi request reprint Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the treatment of acute pain in remote environments
    Katie W Russell
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT Drs Russell and Scaife
    Wilderness Environ Med 25:41-9. 2014
    ..Recommendations are graded based on the quality of supporting evidence as defined by criteria put forth by the American College of Chest Physicians. ..
  19. doi request reprint Kite skier's toe: an unusual case of frostbite
    Katie White Russell
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84123, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 24:136-40. 2013
    ..Future kite skier expeditions should focus on specific prevention methods including properly fitting boots, adequate boot insulation, and frequent rest periods to inspect and warm toes...
  20. doi request reprint Risk assessment in winter backcountry travel
    Natalie A Silverton
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:269-74. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine and compare the ability of backcountry travelers to accurately estimate the avalanche danger for their destination and time of travel...
  21. ncbi request reprint Search and rescue in the Intermountain West states
    Katie W Russell
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    Wilderness Environ Med 24:429-33. 2013
    ..Minimal data exist regarding the activity, membership, training, and medical oversight of search and rescue (SAR) teams...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cause of death in avalanche fatalities
    Scott E McIntosh
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 18:293-7. 2007
    ..Avalanches pose a life-threatening risk to participants of outdoor winter activities. Determining the causes of death in avalanche fatalities can aid rescue and resuscitation strategies and hopefully improve survival...
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk determinants of acute mountain sickness in trekkers in the nepali himalaya: a 24-year follow-up
    Marion McDevitt
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    Wilderness Environ Med 25:152-9. 2014
    ..We surveyed AMS prevalence and potential risk factors in trekkers crossing a 5400-m pass in Nepal and compared the results with those of 2 similar studies conducted 12 and 24 years earlier...