Alan L Nager

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disaster management among pediatric surgeons: preparedness, training and involvement
    Nikunj K Chokshi
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 3:5-14. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of nasogastric and intravenous methods of rehydration in pediatric patients with acute dehydration
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    Pediatrics 109:566-72. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Emergency department surge: models and practical implications
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, and the Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Trauma 67:S96-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of ultrarapid and rapid intravenous hydration in pediatric patients with dehydration
    Alan L Nager
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California and the Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:123-9. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Urine specific gravity and other urinary indices: inaccurate tests for dehydration
    Michael J Steiner
    Department of Pediatrics, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:298-303. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Dehydration treatment practices among pediatrics-trained and non-pediatrics trained emergency physicians
    Jeranil Nunez
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:322-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Going viral: adapting to pediatric surge during the H1N1 pandemic
    Sarita Chung
    From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC Children s Emergency Services, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland OH Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Division of Emergency Medicine, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:1159-65. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Competency-based pediatric disaster training
    Solomon Behar
    Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Los Angeles County USC Medical Center and Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Departments of Emergency Medicine LAC USC, Los Angeles, California Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine CHLA, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    Am J Disaster Med 9:5-16. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Occult psychosocial impairment in a pediatric emergency department population
    Ilene Claudius
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:1334-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint State trait anxiety in the emergency department: an analysis of anticipatory and life stressors
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:897-901. 2010

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Disaster management among pediatric surgeons: preparedness, training and involvement
    Nikunj K Chokshi
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 3:5-14. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to determine the baseline experience, preparedness, willingness, and availability of pediatric surgeons to participate as activated first receivers...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of nasogastric and intravenous methods of rehydration in pediatric patients with acute dehydration
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    Pediatrics 109:566-72. 2002
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Emergency department surge: models and practical implications
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, and the Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Trauma 67:S96-9. 2009
    ..To achieve this, we sought to analyze models of surge; review regional and national data outlining surge challenges and factors that impact surge; and to outline potential solutions...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of ultrarapid and rapid intravenous hydration in pediatric patients with dehydration
    Alan L Nager
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California and the Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:123-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to test the efficacy of ultrarapidly infused vs rapidly infused intravenous (IV) hydration in pediatric patients with acute gastroenteritis and moderate dehydration...
  5. ncbi request reprint Urine specific gravity and other urinary indices: inaccurate tests for dehydration
    Michael J Steiner
    Department of Pediatrics, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:298-303. 2007
    ..The study was designed to evaluate the accuracy of urinary indices as diagnostic tests to identify acute dehydration...
  6. doi request reprint Dehydration treatment practices among pediatrics-trained and non-pediatrics trained emergency physicians
    Jeranil Nunez
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:322-8. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Going viral: adapting to pediatric surge during the H1N1 pandemic
    Sarita Chung
    From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC Children s Emergency Services, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland OH Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Division of Emergency Medicine, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:1159-65. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess hospital and emergency department (ED) pediatric surge strategies utilized during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic as well as compliance with national guidelines...
  8. ncbi request reprint Competency-based pediatric disaster training
    Solomon Behar
    Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Los Angeles County USC Medical Center and Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Departments of Emergency Medicine LAC USC, Los Angeles, California Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine CHLA, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    Am J Disaster Med 9:5-16. 2014
    ..To assess whether participation in a competency-based pediatric disaster educational curriculum increases participants' knowledge of how to manage pediatric disaster victims...
  9. doi request reprint Occult psychosocial impairment in a pediatric emergency department population
    Ilene Claudius
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:1334-7. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint State trait anxiety in the emergency department: an analysis of anticipatory and life stressors
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:897-901. 2010
    ..To determine the relationship between stress indicators and state anxiety among pediatric emergency department (ED) patients, as a background to develop appropriate psychoeducational and behavioral interventions...
  11. pmc Traditional nurse triage vs physician telepresence in a pediatric ED
    Greg P Marconi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:325-9. 2014
    ..The objective of the study is to compare traditional nurse triage (TNT) in a pediatric emergency department (PED) with physician telepresence (PTP)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Holocaust student tour: the impact on spirituality and health
    Alan L Nager
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, U S A
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 48:186-94. 2011
    ..March of the Living' is a 2-week excursion to Poland and Israel for high school students to learn and experience sites of Holocaust destruction...
  13. doi request reprint Pediatric fingertip injuries: do prophylactic antibiotics alter infection rates?
    Caroline Altergott
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:148-52. 2008
    ..Our goal was to compare the rate of bacterial infections among subgroups treated with and without prophylactic antibiotics. The study hypothesis was that infection rates were similar in the 2 groups...
  14. doi request reprint Pediatric myocarditis: presenting clinical characteristics
    Yamini Durani
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Thomas Jefferson University, Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:942-7. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize the clinical profiles of pediatric patients with acute myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) before diagnosis...
  15. doi request reprint Delayed diagnosis of injuries in pediatric trauma: the role of radiographic ordering practices
    Emily L Willner
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:115-23. 2012
    ..We sought to describe the use of radiographic studies in pediatric major trauma patients and determine the extent to which a selective, clinically guided use of imaging contributes to delayed diagnosis of injury (DDI)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Teaching residents established guidelines and standards of care to strengthen their cost-containment practices
    Greg P Marconi
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, USA
    Manag Care 19:46-51. 2010
    ..This small-scale, preliminary study was intended to evaluate the effectiveness of a structured educational intervention designed to enhance cost-awareness in medicine residents...
  17. doi request reprint March of the living, a holocaust educational tour: effect on adolescent Jewish identity
    Alan L Nager
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 4650 Sunset Blvd, Mailstop 113, Los Angeles, CA, 90027, USA
    J Relig Health 52:1402-14. 2013
    ..Results suggest that Jewish identity did not substantially increase overall or from one time period to the next. ..
  18. doi request reprint An upsurge in pertussis: epidemiology and trends
    Greg P Marconi
    Divisions of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:215-9. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to review the 2010 pertussis upsurge occurring within California and recent experiences at a large tertiary care children's hospital within California...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pediatric disaster preparedness in the medical setting: integrating mental health
    Jeffrey I Gold
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 4:137-46. 2009
    ..Mental health needs should be considered throughout the entire disaster response process, especially when caring for children, adolescents, and their families...
  20. ncbi request reprint The utility of safety counseling in a pediatric emergency department
    Ilene A Claudius
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e423-7. 2005
    ..We attempted to demonstrate the efficacy of counseling families who presented to a pediatric emergency department with unrelated medical complaints...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pediatric traumatic brain injury: the utility of beta-natriuretic peptide
    Todd P Chang
    Division of Emergency Medicine and Transport Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    J Trauma 68:1401-5. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that serum BNP levels would be elevated in patients with intracranial bleeding on head CT...
  22. doi request reprint Diagnosing pediatric appendicitis: usefulness of laboratory markers
    Karen Y Kwan
    Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California and the Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:1009-15. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the utility of C-reactive protein (CRP), procalcitonin (PCT), D-lactate, and white blood cell (WBC) count as an aid to distinguish appendicitis from other diagnoses...