R M Rodriguez

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A Prospective, Randomized Trial in the Emergency Department of Suggestive Audio-Therapy under Deep Sedation for Smoking Cessation
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    West J Emerg Med 8:79-83. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Food, shelter and safety needs motivating homeless persons' visits to an urban emergency department
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:598-602. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A prospective study of primary surrogate decision makers' knowledge of intensive care
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:1633-6. 2008
  4. pmc An evaluation of the core physical exam in patients with minor peripheral chief complaints
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, Room 1E21, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Emerg Med J 24:820-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of emergency medicine residents' malpractice fear and defensive medicine
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:569-73. 2007
  6. pmc An evaluation of emergency medicine investigators' views on open access to medical literature
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Emerg Med J 23:895-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A pilot study to derive clinical variables for selective chest radiography in blunt trauma patients
    Robert M Rodriguez
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:415-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on esophageal Doppler hemodynamic assessment in the ED
    Robert M Rodriguez
    University of California San Francisco, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:658-63. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic criteria for detecting acute myocardial infarction in patients with left bundle branch block: a meta-analysis
    Jeffrey A Tabas
    Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:329-336.e1. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint The ability of emergency medical dispatch codes of medical complaints to predict ALS prehospital interventions
    Karl A Sporer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:192-8. 2007

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Publications18

  1. pmc A Prospective, Randomized Trial in the Emergency Department of Suggestive Audio-Therapy under Deep Sedation for Smoking Cessation
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    West J Emerg Med 8:79-83. 2007
    ..In a sample of patients undergoing procedural deep sedation in the emergency department (ED), we conducted a prospective, randomized, single-blinded trial of audio-therapy for smoking cessation...
  2. doi request reprint Food, shelter and safety needs motivating homeless persons' visits to an urban emergency department
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:598-602. 2009
    ..We determine whether homeless persons present to the emergency department (ED) for food, shelter, and safety and whether the availability of alternative sites for provision of these needs might decrease their ED presentations...
  3. doi request reprint A prospective study of primary surrogate decision makers' knowledge of intensive care
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:1633-6. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc An evaluation of the core physical exam in patients with minor peripheral chief complaints
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, Room 1E21, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Emerg Med J 24:820-2. 2007
    ..We sought to determine (1) how often and why emergency medicine resident physicians perform core physical exams in patients with minor peripheral chief complaints (MCCs); and (2) the clinical impact this practice...
  5. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of emergency medicine residents' malpractice fear and defensive medicine
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:569-73. 2007
    ..To determine the baseline level and evolution of defensive medicine and malpractice concern (MC) of emergency medicine (EM) residents...
  6. pmc An evaluation of emergency medicine investigators' views on open access to medical literature
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Emerg Med J 23:895-8. 2006
    ..Scientists and governmental agencies have called for free universal access to research publications via the internet--open access...
  7. ncbi request reprint A pilot study to derive clinical variables for selective chest radiography in blunt trauma patients
    Robert M Rodriguez
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:415-8. 2006
    ..The goal of this pilot study was to determine whether clinical criteria can identify blunt trauma patients with significant acute intrathoracic injury on chest radiograph...
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on esophageal Doppler hemodynamic assessment in the ED
    Robert M Rodriguez
    University of California San Francisco, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:658-63. 2006
    ..Physician assessments of hemodynamic variables were moderately accurate. We conclude that EDP hemodynamic profiles change assessments and increase confidence in assessments but may not alter treatment...
  9. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic criteria for detecting acute myocardial infarction in patients with left bundle branch block: a meta-analysis
    Jeffrey A Tabas
    Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:329-336.e1. 2008
    ..To clarify the utility of the Sgarbossa ECG algorithm, we perform a systematic review and meta-analysis of these trials...
  10. ncbi request reprint The ability of emergency medical dispatch codes of medical complaints to predict ALS prehospital interventions
    Karl A Sporer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:192-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values of selected MPDS dispatch codes to predict the need for ALS medication or procedures...
  11. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider attitudes toward commercial television film crews in the emergency department
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda County Medical Center, Highland Campus, Oakland, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:740-5. 2001
    ..One of the most successful reality-based television shows is The Learning Channel's "Trauma-Life in the ER," in which patients are filmed prior to being consented and camera crews are intimately intertwined in resuscitations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nutritional deficiencies and blunted erythropoietin response as causes of the anemia of critical illness
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Highland General Hospital, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Crit Care 16:36-41. 2001
    ..Even at an early point of critical illness, most patients had iron studies consistent with anemia of chronic disease (ACD), as well as a blunted EPO response that may contribute to this ACD-like anemia of critical illness...
  13. ncbi request reprint Delayed emergency department presentation in critically ill patients
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Highland General Hospital, Oakland, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 29:2318-21. 2001
    ..Education on warning symptom recognition for serious illnesses may be warranted not only for patients themselves but also for family members and caregivers...
  14. ncbi request reprint An emergency department-based randomized trial of nonbronchoscopic bronchoalveolar lavage for early pathogen identification in severe community-acquired pneumonia
    R M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Highland Hospital Campus, Alameda County Medical Center, Oakland, CA, 94602, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 38:357-63. 2001
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of cytokine levels and white blood cell counts in the diagnosis of necrotizing fasciitis
    Robert M Rodriguez
    Department of Emergency Services, San Francisco General Hospital, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:58-61. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint A case series of patients with black tar heroin-associated necrotizing fasciitis
    Seamus Lonergan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda County Medical Center, Oakland, California 94602, USA
    J Emerg Med 26:47-50. 2004
    ..Tests and traditional teaching regarding the "classic" findings of NF should be amended to reflect differences seen in the setting of injection drug use with black tar heroin...
  17. ncbi request reprint EMS activation in a cohort of critically ill patients
    Molly A Phelps
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Highland General Hospital, Oakland, California 94602, USA
    J Emerg Med 22:127-31. 2002
    ..Patient education about warning sign recognition for serious illnesses and about the potential benefits derived from EMS should be improved...