Michael D Menchine
Affiliation: University of California
- Trends in midlevel provider utilization in emergency departments from 1997 to 2006Michael D Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, Irvine, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 16:963-9. 2009..S. emergency departments (EDs) over the past decade. Specifically, we sought to quantify the absolute number of patients seen by MLPs, the annual growth rate of patients seen by MLPs, and the expansion in the proportion of EDs using MLPs...
- On-call specialists and higher level of care transfers in California emergency departmentsMichael D Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 15:329-36. 2008....
- A prospective evaluation of emergency department bedside ultrasonography for the detection of acute cholecystitisShane M Summers
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, USA
Ann Emerg Med 56:114-22. 2010..We assess the diagnostic accuracy of emergency physician-performed bedside ultrasonography and radiology ultrasonography for the detection of cholecystitis, as determined by surgical pathology...