H E Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Admission hypothermia and outcome after major trauma
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1296-301. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint How many attempts are required to accomplish out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation?
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:372-7. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Tort claims and adverse events in emergency medical services
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:256-62. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Defining the learning curve for paramedic student endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:156-62. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An algorithmic approach to prehospital airway management
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:145-55. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Risk of cardiopulmonary arrest after acute respiratory compromise in hospitalized patients
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 79:234-40. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Ambulance stretcher adverse events
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia 15213, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:213-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation and outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:439-50. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Prehospital rapid-sequence intubation--what does the evidence show? Proceedings from the 2004 National Association of EMS Physicians annual meeting
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:366-77. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of out-of-hospital interventions on short- and long-term survival after cardiopulmonary arrest
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 67:69-74. 2005

Research Grants

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Publications69

  1. ncbi request reprint Admission hypothermia and outcome after major trauma
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1296-301. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the independent association between admission hypothermia and mortality after major trauma, with adjustment for clinical confounders...
  2. ncbi request reprint How many attempts are required to accomplish out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation?
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:372-7. 2006
    ..Clinical protocols limiting the number of ETI attempts may minimize harm, but this strategy also may reduce the frequency of successful ETI...
  3. doi request reprint Tort claims and adverse events in emergency medical services
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:256-62. 2008
    ..The objective of the study is to characterize the types, frequencies, and outcomes of adverse events associated with insurance tort claims against EMS providers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Defining the learning curve for paramedic student endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:156-62. 2005
    ..While the National Standard Paramedic Curriculum recommends that paramedic students (PSs) perform at least five live ETIs, these training opportunities are limited...
  5. ncbi request reprint An algorithmic approach to prehospital airway management
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:145-55. 2005
    ..The algorithm may be valuable as a tool for ensuring patient safety and reducing errors as well as for training rescuers in airway management...
  6. doi request reprint Risk of cardiopulmonary arrest after acute respiratory compromise in hospitalized patients
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 79:234-40. 2008
    ..We determined the characteristics and clinical course of hospitalized patients experiencing ARC as well as their risk of developing subsequent CPA...
  7. doi request reprint Ambulance stretcher adverse events
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia 15213, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:213-6. 2009
    ..Introduction: Ambulance personnel use wheeled stretchers for moving patients in the out-of-hospital setting. The nature of adverse events and associated injuries occurring during ambulance stretcher operation was characterised...
  8. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation and outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:439-50. 2004
    ..This study compares the effects of out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation versus emergency department (ED) endotracheal intubation on mortality and neurologic and functional outcome after severe traumatic brain injury...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prehospital rapid-sequence intubation--what does the evidence show? Proceedings from the 2004 National Association of EMS Physicians annual meeting
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:366-77. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of out-of-hospital interventions on short- and long-term survival after cardiopulmonary arrest
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 67:69-74. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint National estimates of severe sepsis in United States emergency departments
    Henry E Wang
    Departments of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:1928-36. 2007
    ..We sought to determine national estimates of the number, timing, ED length of stay, and case distribution of patients presenting to the ED with suspected severe sepsis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Paramedic endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    N C Med J 68:272-5. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Paramedic intubation errors: isolated events or symptoms of larger problems?
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:501-9. 2006
    ..These findings indicate frequent errors associated with this life-saving technique. These events might be emblematic of larger issues in the structure and delivery of out-of-hospital emergency care...
  14. ncbi request reprint How would minimum experience standards affect the distribution of out-of-hospital endotracheal intubations?
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:246-52. 2007
    ..The system-level influence of such limits is unknown. We seek to determine how minimum endotracheal intubation experience standards influence the number and distribution of out-of-hospital endotracheal intubations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Drug-assisted intubation in the prehospital setting (resource document to NAEMSP position statement)
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:261-71. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation: where are we?
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:532-41. 2006
    ..These studies highlight our limited understanding of out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation and the need for new strategies to improve airway support in the out-of-hospital setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cognitive control and prehospital endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:234-9. 2007
    ..We use Rasmussen's Skills-Rules-Knowledge (SRK) framework to highlight the cognitive complexities of prehospital ETI. These findings have important implications for prehospital education and care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patient status and time to intubation in the assessment of prehospital intubation performance
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System Newark, Delaware, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 5:10-8. 2001
    ..Assessment of paramedic endotracheal intubation (ETI) performance often does not account for varied clinical conditions or the time required to complete the procedure...
  19. ncbi request reprint The utilization of midazolam as a pharmacologic adjunct to endotracheal intubation by paramedics
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System The Medical Center of Delaware, Newark 19218, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 4:14-8. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the utility of intravenous midazolam for prehospital patients who require pharmacologic relaxation to facilitate ETI...
  20. doi request reprint Interruptions in cardiopulmonary resuscitation from paramedic endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:645-652.e1. 2009
    ..We quantified the frequency and duration of CPR chest compression interruptions associated with paramedic endotracheal intubation efforts during out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest...
  21. doi request reprint Outcomes after out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation errors
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Resuscitation 80:50-5. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between three key out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation (ETI) errors and patient outcomes...
  22. pmc Out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation experience and patient outcomes
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:527-537.e6. 2010
    ..Out-of-hospital tracheal intubation is a difficult procedure. We seek to determine the association between rescuer procedural experience and patient survival after out-of-hospital tracheal intubation...
  23. doi request reprint Effect of airway-securing method on prehospital endotracheal tube dislodgment
    Douglas F Kupas
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822 2005, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:26-30. 2010
    ..We compared the effectiveness of common airway-securing techniques in preventing endotracheal tube (ETT) dislodgment in the prehospital setting...
  24. ncbi request reprint Immediate defibrillation versus interventions first in a swine model of prolonged ventricular fibrillation
    James J Menegazzi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 59:261-70. 2003
    ..We also sought to determine the predictive value of the ScE in determining post-shock outcomes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of biphasic vs monophasic defibrillation on the scaling exponent in a swine model of prolonged ventricular fibrillation
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:771-80. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of biphasic defibrillation waveform (BDW) and monophasic defibrillation waveform (MDW) rescue shocks on ScE in a swine model of prolonged VF...
  26. ncbi request reprint Paramedic perceptions of challenges in out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation
    Jane Boyce Thomas
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:219-23. 2007
    ..Little is known about workforce perceptions of these events. We sought to identify paramedic and physician perceptions regarding the challenges and pitfalls of out-of-hospital ETI...
  27. ncbi request reprint Street drug toxicity resulting from opiates combined with anticholinergics
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center McKeesport Hospital, Pennsylvania 15238, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:351-4. 2002
  28. doi request reprint The emergency medical services safety attitudes questionnaire
    P Daniel Patterson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Med Qual 25:109-15. 2010
    ..Variation in safety culture scores across EMS agencies within a single geographic area, as well as variation across respondent characteristics, warrants further investigation...
  29. pmc Variation in emergency medical services workplace safety culture
    P Daniel Patterson
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Center for Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania, Inc, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:448-60. 2010
    ..Workplace attitude, beliefs, and culture may impact the safety of patient care. This study characterized perceptions of safety culture in a nationwide sample of emergency medical services (EMS) agencies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Multivariate predictors of failed prehospital endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:717-24. 2003
    ..This study sought to use multivariate logistic regression to identify a set of factors associated with failed adult out-of-hospital ETI...
  31. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of sternal intraosseous access by emergency medical technician students
    David D Miller
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:73-8. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to examine the feasibility of training EMT-B students to correctly place a commercial sternal IO infusion device (FAST-1)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Recommended guidelines for uniform reporting of data from out-of-hospital airway management: position statement of the National Association of EMS Physicians
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:58-72. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the use of pharmacologic agents to facilitate out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:1-9. 2004
    ..To identify a set of clinical factors most strongly associated with the use of drug-facilitated intubation (DFI) in the out-of-hospital setting...
  34. ncbi request reprint Preliminary experience with a prospective, multi-centered evaluation of out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 58:49-58. 2003
    ..We sought to evaluate the feasibility of performing a prospective, multi-centered evaluation of out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation (ETI) using a standardized data collection tool...
  35. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of basic emergency medical technicians to perform selected advanced life support interventions
    Francis X Guyette
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:518-21. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the feasibility of training EMT-B providers to provide additional cardiac resuscitation procedures using the laryngeal mask airway (LMA) and intraosseous (IO) access...
  36. ncbi request reprint The use of diltiazem for treating rapid atrial fibrillation in the out-of-hospital setting
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 37:38-45. 2001
    ..We sought to evaluate the use of intravenous diltiazem for treatment of rapid atrial fibrillation or flutter (RAF) in the out-of-hospital setting...
  37. doi request reprint How much force is required to dislodge an alternate airway?
    Jestin N Carlson
    University of Pittsburgh Affiliated Residency in Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:31-5. 2010
    ..Newer alternate airway devices-esophageal-tracheal Combitube (ETC), King laryngeal tube disposable airway (King LT), and laryngeal mask airway (LMA)-are easier to insert, but their relative extubating forces remain unknown...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prehospital airway management complicated by reported pseudocholinesterase deficiency
    Allyson J Whyte
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:343-5. 2007
    ..We describe the case of a patient with a reported pseudocholinesterase deficiency requiring emergent prehospital airway management. Knowledge of the reported condition influenced airway management decisions...
  39. doi request reprint Effect of emergency medical technician-placed Combitubes on outcomes after out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest
    Charles E Cady
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:495-9. 2009
    ..We compared the associations between initial EMT ETC placement and initial paramedic endotracheal intubation (ETI) on patient survival after out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest...
  40. ncbi request reprint Reliability of paramedic ratings of laryngoscopic views during endotracheal intubation
    Jeremiah K O'Shea
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:167-71. 2005
    ..However, the reliability of paramedic C-L ratings has not been formally studied...
  41. ncbi request reprint Procedural experience with out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1718-21. 2005
    ..Out-of-hospital rescuers likely need regular clinical experience to perform endotracheal intubation (ETI) in a safe and effective manner. We sought to determine the frequency of ETI performed by individual out-of-hospital rescuers...
  42. ncbi request reprint Intraosseous infusion
    Brian G LaRocco
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:280-5. 2003
    ..The authors review the history, anatomy, technique, and clinical application of IOI. They also highlight the use of IOI in the prehospital setting...
  43. ncbi request reprint Failed prehospital intubations: an analysis of emergency department courses and outcomes
    H E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 5:134-41. 2001
    ..To examine the reasons for failed prehospital endotracheal intubation (ETI) and to identify how the airway was subsequently managed in the emergency department (ED)...
  44. doi request reprint Opportunities for Emergency Medical Services care of sepsis
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 19th Street South, JTN 266 Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Resuscitation 81:193-7. 2010
    ..EMS often provides care for sepsis, a life-threatening sequelae of infection. In this study of Emergency Department patients admitted to the hospital with an infection, we characterized the patients receiving initial care by EMS...
  45. ncbi request reprint Paramedic rapid sequence intubation for severe traumatic brain injury: perspectives from an expert panel
    Daniel P Davis
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8676, and Trauma Services, Inova Regional Trauma Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, VA, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:1-8. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Does the type of out-of-hospital airway interfere with other cardiopulmonary resuscitation tasks?
    Benjamin N Abo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 72:234-9. 2007
    ..We compared the effects of TI versus esophageal tracheal combitube (ETC) insertion on the accomplishment of other interventions during simulated cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Drug-assisted effects on protective airway reflexes during out-of-hospital endotracheal intubation (preliminary report)
    Christopher D Cole
    University of Pittsburgh Affiliated Residency in Emergency Medicine CDC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:472-5. 2006
    ..We sought to describe the relationship between the depression or ablation of protective airway reflexes and DAI success...
  48. pmc Post-resuscitation hemodynamics and relationship to the duration of ventricular fibrillation
    James J Menegazzi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 78:355-8. 2008
    ..We sought to characterize the time-course of these patterns, and to determine whether these differed based on duration of the VF insult...
  49. pmc National variation in United States sepsis mortality: a descriptive study
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:9. 2010
    ..We defined sepsis deaths as deaths attributed to an infection, classified according to the International Classification of Diseases, Version 10. We calculated national and state age-adjusted sepsis-attributed mortality rates...
  50. ncbi request reprint Ventricular fibrillation scaling exponent can guide timing of defibrillation and other therapies
    James J Menegazzi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circulation 109:926-31. 2004
    ..The scaling exponent (ScE) of the ventricular fibrillation (VF) waveform correlates with duration of VF and predicts defibrillation outcome. We compared 4 therapeutic approaches to the treatment of VF of various durations...
  51. doi request reprint Neurocognitive function of emergency department patients with mild traumatic brain injury
    Shane E Peterson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:796-803.e1. 2009
    ..We characterize the neurocognitive function of patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with mild traumatic brain injury...
  52. ncbi request reprint Limited opportunities for paramedic student endotracheal intubation training in the operating room
    Bradford D Johnston
    University of Pittsburgh Affiliated Residency in Emergency Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1051-5. 2006
    ..Training in the controlled operating room (OR) setting is a common method for learning basic ETI technique...
  53. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled comparison of cardiopulmonary resuscitation performed on the floor and on a moving ambulance stretcher
    John A Kim
    Affiliated Residency in Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:68-70. 2006
    ..Recent studies have demonstrated that cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) of poor quality is associated with worsened outcomes...
  54. ncbi request reprint Alternate airways in the prehospital setting (resource document to NAEMSP position statement)
    Francis X Guyette
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:56-61. 2007
  55. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and EMS to state and local public health programs: application to public health programs
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Preparedness, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 46542, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:291-7. 2005
    ..The relevancy of these findings to public health, as well as the benefits from development of an interoperable infrastructure to public health, will be opined...
  56. doi request reprint Direct paramedic transport of acute myocardial infarction patients to percutaneous coronary intervention centers: a decision analysis
    Henry E Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:233-240. 2009
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint A case of conversion disorder presenting as a severe acute stroke
    Phoebe S C Tobiano
    Department of Family Practice, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center McKeesport Hospital, McKeesport, PA, USA
    J Emerg Med 30:283-6. 2006
    ..This report highlights the dramatic clinical presentations that may result from conversion disorders as well as the benefits of rapid medical evaluation by specialty stroke centers...
  58. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of manual, mechanical and high-impulse chest compression in a porcine model of prolonged ventricular fibrillation
    Amy E Betz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Resuscitation 69:495-501. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that HI (very rapid acceleration of the down-stroke) would produce greater CPPs than MAN or MECH, and that HI would also produce a higher rate of ROSC...
  59. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital endotracheal Intubation--it's time to stop pretending that problems don't exist
    Henry E Wang
    Acad Emerg Med 12:1245; author reply 1245-6. 2005
  60. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital rapid sequence intubation: is this really the "success" we envisioned?
    Henry E Wang
    Ann Emerg Med 40:168-71. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint An ideal model for out-of-hospital airway management?
    Henry E Wang
    Acad Emerg Med 14:100; author reply 100-1. 2007
  62. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital rapid-sequence intubation for trauma patients
    Henry E Wang
    J Trauma 56:722-3. 2004
  63. ncbi request reprint The challenge of defining the "science" of airway management--what is the right outcome measure?
    Henry E Wang
    Acad Emerg Med 10:644-5. 2003
  64. ncbi request reprint Program accreditation effect on paramedic credentialing examination success rate
    Philip Dickison
    National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians, Columbus, Ohio 43229, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:224-8. 2006
    ..This study examined if there is a relationship between completion of an accredited paramedic education program and achieving a passing score on the National Registry Paramedic Certification Examination...
  65. ncbi request reprint Clinical policy on pediatric procedural sedation
    Henry E Wang
    Ann Emerg Med 45:564-5; author reply 565. 2005
  66. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and emergency medical services to state and local public health programs: the role of interactive information systems for responding to events resulting in mass injury
    Robert E O'Connor
    Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware 19718, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:237-53. 2004
  67. ncbi request reprint Human patients or simulators for teaching endotracheal intubation: whom are we fooling?
    Henry E Wang
    Acad Emerg Med 13:232; author reply 232-3. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Ten years of clinical experience with adult meningitis at an urban academic medical center
    Anthony F Pizon
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Emerg Med 30:367-70. 2006
    ..A higher percentage of bacterial meningitis cases seem to be caused by Gram-negative rods and Streptococcus species other than Streptococcus pneumoniae. The classic meningitis triad occurred in fewer cases than previously described...
  69. ncbi request reprint Emergency medical services system research: challenges and opportunity
    Henry E Wang
    Ann Emerg Med 50:643-4. 2007

Research Grants4

  1. Effect of Paramedic Airway Experience on Patient Outcomes
    Henry Wang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These findings would also confirm this linkage method as a new, powerful tool to evaluate the earliest portion of acute medical care - that begun in the out-of-hospital setting. ..