Michael D Menchine
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Improving Telephone Follow-up for Patients Discharged from the Emergency Department: Results of a Randomized Controlled TrialMichael Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, CA
Acad Emerg Med 20:456-62. 2013..Secondary outcomes included estimating successful postdischarge follow-up across demographic categories...
- Fragile health status of Latino patients with diabetes seen in the emergency department of an urban, safety-net hospitalMichael Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles CA 90033, USA
Ethn Dis 23:49-55. 2013..We hypothesized that decreased self-efficacy and primary care use would correlate with higher glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1C)...
- Trends in diabetes-related visits to US EDs from 1997 to 2007Michael D Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, Clinical Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Am J Emerg Med 30:754-8. 2012..The aims of the study were to describe temporal trends in the number, proportion, and per capita use of diabetes-related emergency department (ED) visits and to examine any racial/ethnic disparity in ED use for diabetes-related reasons...
- Prevalence of undiagnosed and suboptimally controlled diabetes by point-of-care HbA1C in unselected emergency department patientsMichael D Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 18:326-9. 2011..Secondary objectives include evaluating the prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes in high-risk groups of ED patients such as Hispanic patients, African Americans, and patients with body mass index (BMI) ≥ 30 kg/m(2) ...
- Diagnostic accuracy of venous blood gas electrolytes for identifying diabetic ketoacidosis in the emergency departmentMichael Menchine
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
Acad Emerg Med 18:1105-8. 2011....
- 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...
- 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...
- Prevalence, health and demographics of emergency department patients with diabetesMichael D Menchine
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Department of Emergency Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
West J Emerg Med 11:419-22. 2010..To determine the prevalence of diabetes in Southern California emergency department (ED) patients and describe the self-reported general health, demographic and social characteristics of these patients with diabetes...