G J Moran

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of pneumonia in the emergency department
    Gregory J Moran
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:53-72, vi. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Biological terrorism
    Gregory J Moran
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:145-87, vii. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Emergency management of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia: what is new since the 2007 Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society guidelines
    Gregory J Moran
    Olive View UCLA Medical Center, North Annex, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 31:602-12. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus as an etiology of community-acquired pneumonia
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, 91342, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:1126-33. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of rabies postexposure prophylaxis treatment for animal exposures. Emergency ID Net Study Group
    G J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Dr, North Annex, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    JAMA 284:1001-7. 2000
  6. doi request reprint Antimicrobial prophylaxis for wounds and procedures in the emergency department
    Gregory J Moran
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:117-43, vii. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Threats in bioterrorism. II: CDC category B and C agents
    Gregory J Moran
    University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, North Annex, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Drive, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:311-30. 2002
  8. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in community-acquired skin infections
    Gregory J Moran
    Olive View University of California at Los Angeles UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, California 91342, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:928-30. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint EMERGEncy ID NET: an emergency department-based emerging infections sentinel network. The EMERGEncy ID NET Study Group
    D A Talan
    Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 32:703-11. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Update on emerging infections: news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 41:148-51. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of pneumonia in the emergency department
    Gregory J Moran
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:53-72, vi. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Biological terrorism
    Gregory J Moran
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:145-87, vii. 2008
    ..It will also review organisms and toxins that could be used in biological terrorism, including clinical features, management, diagnostic testing, and infection control...
  3. doi request reprint Emergency management of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia: what is new since the 2007 Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society guidelines
    Gregory J Moran
    Olive View UCLA Medical Center, North Annex, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 31:602-12. 2013
    ..Furthermore, appreciation of the availability of new diagnostic testing and therapeutic options will help meet the demand for improved management of CAP...
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus as an etiology of community-acquired pneumonia
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, 91342, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:1126-33. 2012
    ..Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a common cause of skin infections. Recent case series describe severe community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) caused by MRSA, but the prevalence and risk factors are unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of rabies postexposure prophylaxis treatment for animal exposures. Emergency ID Net Study Group
    G J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Dr, North Annex, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    JAMA 284:1001-7. 2000
    ..Rabies postexposure prophylaxis (RPEP) treatments and associated costs have increased in the United States. The extent to which RPEP use is consistent with guidelines is not well understood...
  6. doi request reprint Antimicrobial prophylaxis for wounds and procedures in the emergency department
    Gregory J Moran
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:117-43, vii. 2008
    ..Prophylaxis to prevent infections related to invasive procedures in the emergency department is also addressed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Threats in bioterrorism. II: CDC category B and C agents
    Gregory J Moran
    University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, North Annex, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Drive, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:311-30. 2002
    ..The possibilities are limited only by the ingenuity and depravity of those individuals who would take part in such an attack...
  8. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in community-acquired skin infections
    Gregory J Moran
    Olive View University of California at Los Angeles UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, California 91342, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:928-30. 2005
    ..The proportion caused by MRSA increased from 29% in 2001 to 2002 to 64% in 2003 to 2004. No clinical or historical features reliably predict MRSA etiology...
  9. ncbi request reprint EMERGEncy ID NET: an emergency department-based emerging infections sentinel network. The EMERGEncy ID NET Study Group
    D A Talan
    Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 32:703-11. 1998
    ..Future plans include study of antimicrobial use, meningitis, and encephalitis, and consideration of other public health concerns such as injury and national and international network expansion...
  10. ncbi request reprint Update on emerging infections: news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 41:148-51. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Update on emerging infections:news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections among competitive sports participants--Colorado, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Los Angeles County, 2000-2003
    Tyler W Barrett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:43-5; discussion 45-7. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint Etiology of bloody diarrhea among patients presenting to United States emergency departments: prevalence of Escherichia coli O157:H7 and other enteropathogens
    D Talan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Los Angeles Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:573-80. 2001
    ..The prevalence of STEC infection varied by site from 0% to 6.2%. Hospital admissions resulted from 195 episodes (23.4%). These data support recommendations that stool samples be cultured for patients with acute bloody diarrhea...
  13. doi request reprint Management of skin and soft-tissue infections in the emergency department
    Fredrick M Abrahamian
    David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:89-116, vi. 2008
    ..Special emphasis is placed on the utility of wound and blood cultures, disposition, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections, animal and human bites, and necrotizing skin and soft-tissue infections...
  14. doi request reprint Urinary tract infections in the emergency department
    Fredrick M Abrahamian
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:73-87, vi. 2008
    ..It highlights the pitfalls and clinical dilemmas pertinent to emergency physicians that are not often encountered by infectious disease specialists...
  15. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factor analysis of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole- and fluoroquinolone-resistant Escherichia coli infection among emergency department patients with pyelonephritis
    David A Talan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Dr, North Annex, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1150-8. 2008
    ..High rates of resistance to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) among uropathogenic Escherichia coli are recognized, and concerns exist about emerging fluoroquinolone resistance...
  16. doi request reprint Severe sepsis and septic shock in the emergency department
    David A Talan
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:1-31, v. 2008
    ..This article reviews the initial evaluation and treatment considerations of sepsis in the ED setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use for emergency department patients with upper respiratory infections: prescribing practices, patient expectations, and patient satisfaction
    Samuel Ong
    Olive View University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Sylmar, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:213-20. 2007
    ..We evaluate the factors that physicians in the emergency department (ED) consider when prescribing antibiotics (eg, patient expectations) and the factors associated with patient satisfaction...
  18. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant S. aureus infections among patients in the emergency department
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, Calif 91342, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:666-74. 2006
    ..Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is increasingly recognized in infections among persons in the community without established risk factors for MRSA...
  19. pmc Neurocysticercosis in radiographically imaged seizure patients in U.S. emergency departments
    Samuel Ong
    Olive View University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, Sylmar, California 91342, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:608-13. 2002
    ..This disease appears to be widely distributed and highly prevalent in certain populations (e.g., Hispanic patients) and areas (e.g., Southwest)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Severe sepsis and septic shock: review of the literature and emergency department management guidelines
    H Bryant Nguyen
    Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:28-54. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation and bacteriologic analysis of infected human bites in patients presenting to emergency departments
    David A Talan
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Olive View University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, Sylmar, California 91342, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1481-9. 2003
    ..Many strains of Prevotella and S. aureus were beta-lactamase producers. Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid and moxifloxacin demonstrated excellent in vitro activity against common isolates...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bacteriologic analysis of infected dog and cat bites. Emergency Medicine Animal Bite Infection Study Group
    D A Talan
    Department of Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center and UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:85-92. 1999
    ..Wound specimens were cultured for aerobic and anaerobic bacteria at a research microbiology laboratory and, in some cases, at local hospital laboratories...
  23. doi request reprint The association of antimicrobial resistance with cure and quality of life among women with acute uncomplicated cystitis
    F M Abrahamian
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Olive View University of California Los Angeles UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Drive, North Annex, Sylmar, CA 91342 1437, USA
    Infection 39:507-14. 2011
    ..The association of in vitro resistance with bacteriologic, clinical, and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) outcomes for acute uncomplicated cystitis is unclear...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of ciprofloxacin (7 days) and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (14 days) for acute uncomplicated pyelonephritis pyelonephritis in women: a randomized trial
    D A Talan
    Department of Medicine, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles 91342, USA
    JAMA 283:1583-90. 2000
    ..The optimal antimicrobial regimen and treatment duration for acute uncomplicated pyelonephritis are unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint Respiratory hygiene in the emergency department
    Richard E Rothman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:570-82. 2006
    ..This brief synopsis should help clinicians and administrators understand, develop, and implement appropriate policies and procedures to address respiratory hygiene in the ED...
  26. doi request reprint Emergency department management of meningitis and encephalitis
    Michael T Fitch
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:33-52, v-vi. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Smallpox vaccination for emergency physicians: joint statement of the AAEM and the SAEM
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Division of Infectious Diseases, Olive View UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Emerg Med 24:351-2. 2003
  28. doi request reprint Decision instrument for the isolation of pneumonia patients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis admitted through US emergency departments
    Gregory J Moran
    Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, Olive View University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Sylmar, CA 91342, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:625-32. 2009
    ..We created a decision instrument to predict which pneumonia patients do not need admission to a TB isolation bed...
  29. doi request reprint Integrated results of 2 phase 3 studies comparing tigecycline and levofloxacin in community-acquired pneumonia
    Cristina Tanaseanu
    Department of Internal Medicine, St Pantelimon Clinical Emergency Hospital, Bucharest OP 22, Romania
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:329-38. 2008
    ..6% TGC versus 6.9% LEV) were significantly higher in LEV. Discontinuations for AEs were low (TGC, 26 patients [6.1%]; LEV, 34 patients [8.1%]). TGC appeared safe and achieved cure rates similar to LEV in hospitalized patients with CAP...
  30. ncbi request reprint Blood cultures for community-acquired pneumonia: can we hit the target without a shotgun?
    Gregory J Moran
    Ann Emerg Med 46:407-8. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Emergency physicians' perspectives on smallpox vaccination
    Nancy Kwon
    Bellevue Hospital NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:599-605. 2003
    ..To evaluate emergency physician (EP) attitudes toward smallpox vaccination, the treatment of patients with suspected smallpox, and the threat of a bioterrorist attack...
  32. ncbi request reprint A multicenter, open-label, randomized comparison of levofloxacin and azithromycin plus ceftriaxone in hospitalized adults with moderate to severe community-acquired pneumonia
    Elliott Frank
    Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Ther 24:1292-308. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use for emergency department patients with acute diarrhea: Prescribing practices, patient expectations, and patient satisfaction
    David J Karras
    Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:835-42. 2003
    ..We evaluated factors emergency physicians consider in prescribing antibiotics to patients with diarrhea and examined patient expectations, physician-perceived patient expectations, and patient satisfaction...
  34. ncbi request reprint Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: is it in your community and should it change practice?
    Gregory J Moran
    Ann Emerg Med 45:321-2. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections
    Fredrick M Abrahamian
    N Engl J Med 357:2090; author reply 2090. 2007
  36. ncbi request reprint Tetanus immunity and physician compliance with tetanus prophylaxis practices among emergency department patients presenting with wounds
    David A Talan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, Olive View University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Sylmar 91342, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:305-14. 2004
    ..We determine tetanus seroprotection rates and physician compliance with tetanus prophylaxis recommendations among patients presenting with wounds...
  37. doi request reprint Infectious disease emergencies. Preface
    David A Talan
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:ix-xi. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint Dogs, cats, raccoons, and bats: where is the real risk for rabies?
    Gregory J Moran
    Ann Emerg Med 39:541-3. 2002
  39. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of animal exposures presenting to emergency departments
    Mark T Steele
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:398-403. 2007
    ..To describe the epidemiology of emergency department mammalian animal exposures and to compare adult and pediatric exposure characteristics...
  40. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired bacterial meningitis
    Fredrick M Abrahamian
    N Engl J Med 354:1429-32; author reply 1429-32. 2006