Steve J Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The out-of-hospital use of a domestic violence screen for assessing patient risk
    S Weiss
    University of California, Davis, Medical Center, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 4:24-7. 2000
  2. ncbi Development of a screen for ongoing intimate partner violence
    Steve J Weiss
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Violence Vict 18:131-41. 2003
  3. ncbi Emergency medical services screening of elderly falls in the home
    Steven J Weiss
    Division of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:79-84. 2003
  4. ncbi Repeat EMS transports among elderly emergency department patients
    Steven J Weiss
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:6-10. 2002
  5. ncbi Visits to home environments by emergency medical services: a statewide study
    S J Weiss
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 5:19-22. 2001
  6. ncbi Use, understanding, and beliefs about complementary and alternative medicines among emergency department patients
    S J Weiss
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:41-7. 2001
  7. ncbi The effect of prior hypothermia on the physiological response to norepinephrine
    S J Weiss
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Resuscitation 45:201-7. 2000
  8. ncbi Gender differences in state-wide EMS transports
    S J Weiss
    University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 18:666-70. 2000
  9. ncbi Comparison of three instruments for assessing ongoing intimate partner violence
    Amy A Ernst
    Medical Center, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR197-201. 2002
  10. ncbi Detecting ongoing intimate partner violence in the emergency department using a simple 4-question screen: the OVAT
    Amy A Ernst
    University of New Mexico Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 5246, USA
    Violence Vict 19:375-84. 2004

Collaborators

  • A A Ernst
  • M R Sills
  • Osei Kwame Asamoah
  • Diane Rimple
  • Eduardo Marvez
  • David P Sklar
  • Michael Richards
  • Meghan Brett
  • Debra E Houry

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi The out-of-hospital use of a domestic violence screen for assessing patient risk
    S Weiss
    University of California, Davis, Medical Center, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 4:24-7. 2000
    ....
  2. ncbi Development of a screen for ongoing intimate partner violence
    Steve J Weiss
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Violence Vict 18:131-41. 2003
    ..Because the OAS was still not accurate enough, we developed a new screen, based on the ISA, titled the Ongoing Violence Assessment Tool (OVAT)...
  3. ncbi Emergency medical services screening of elderly falls in the home
    Steven J Weiss
    Division of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:79-84. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi Repeat EMS transports among elderly emergency department patients
    Steven J Weiss
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:6-10. 2002
    ..The purposes of this study were to identify repeat transports of elderly patients to the authors' emergency department (ED) by emergency medical services (EMS), to identify demographics, and to compare chief complaints...
  5. ncbi Visits to home environments by emergency medical services: a statewide study
    S J Weiss
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 5:19-22. 2001
    ..Understanding out-of-hospital transport demographics would clarify the opportunities for injury surveillance and prevention...
  6. ncbi Use, understanding, and beliefs about complementary and alternative medicines among emergency department patients
    S J Weiss
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:41-7. 2001
    ..To describe the extent of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among emergency department (ED) patients, to evaluate patients' understanding of CAMs, and to determine gender differences in beliefs about CAMs...
  7. ncbi The effect of prior hypothermia on the physiological response to norepinephrine
    S J Weiss
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Resuscitation 45:201-7. 2000
    ..this study determines the effect of prior hypothermia on the cardiovascular responses to norepinephrine (NE) after rewarming...
  8. ncbi Gender differences in state-wide EMS transports
    S J Weiss
    University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 18:666-70. 2000
    ..The use of various medications and procedures may also be related to gender. Understanding these differences may help in preparing EMS professionals for patient management...
  9. ncbi Comparison of three instruments for assessing ongoing intimate partner violence
    Amy A Ernst
    Medical Center, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR197-201. 2002
    ..The hypothesis of this study was that the OAS represents a construct that is different from either the original AAS or a single question asking about ongoing IPV...
  10. ncbi Detecting ongoing intimate partner violence in the emergency department using a simple 4-question screen: the OVAT
    Amy A Ernst
    University of New Mexico Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 5246, USA
    Violence Vict 19:375-84. 2004
    ..In conclusion, four brief questions can detect ongoing IPV to aid in identifying the victim...
  11. ncbi Predicting adverse outcomes in a diagnosis-based protocol system for rapid sequence intubation
    Eduardo Marvez
    Louisiana State University Charity Hospital, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 21:23-9. 2003
    ..This could alert the physician to a population at higher risk for adverse outcomes. Variables available in a diagnosis-based protocol RSI system can be used to predict adverse outcome among patients requiring RSI...
  12. ncbi Development of a novel measure of overcrowding in a pediatric emergency department
    Steven J Weiss
    University of New Mexico Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:641-5. 2007
    ..Our primary objectives were to validate the NEDOCS model in our institution's pediatric ED and explore the possibility of another pediatric ED overcrowding model that would be better than the NEDOCS model...
  13. ncbi Witnessing intimate partner violence as a child does not increase the likelihood of becoming an adult intimate partner violence victim
    Amy A Ernst
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:411-8. 2007
    ..The authors also sought to determine whether there were differences in demographics in these two groups...
  14. ncbi An emergency department-based vaccination program: overcoming the barriers for adults at high risk for vaccine-preventable diseases
    Diane Rimple
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:922-30. 2006
    ..More than 10% of the population visit emergency departments (ED) every year. Many of these patients are not up-to-date on routine vaccinations that could prevent future illnesses. The ED could significantly impact these vaccination trends...
  15. ncbi Comparison of the National Emergency Department Overcrowding Scale and the Emergency Department Work Index for quantifying emergency department crowding
    Steven J Weiss
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:513-8. 2006
    ..Emergency department (ED) crowding is just beginning to be quantified. The only two scales presently available are the National Emergency Department Overcrowding Scale (NEDOCS) and the Emergency Department Work Index (EDWIN)...
  16. ncbi Automatic transport ventilator versus bag valve in the EMS setting: a prospective, randomized trial
    Steven J Weiss
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    South Med J 98:970-6. 2005
    ..The primary objective of this study was to compare Emergency Medical Technicians-Paramedics (EMT-P) perceptions of the usefulness of an automatic transport ventilator (ATV) compared with bag valve (BV) ventilation for intubated patients...
  17. ncbi Effect of a social services intervention among 911 repeat users
    Steven J Weiss
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:492-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether emergency medical services (EMS) 911 frequent users would benefit from social services intervention...
  18. ncbi Relationship between the National ED Overcrowding Scale and the number of patients who leave without being seen in an academic ED
    Steven J Weiss
    Department of Emergency, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 0001, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:288-94. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that the number of patients who leave without being seen is correlated with the simple-to-use National Emergency Department Overcrowding Scale (NEDOCS)...
  19. ncbi Development of a site sampling form for evaluation of ED overcrowding
    Steven J Weiss
    Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR549-53. 2002
    ..ED overcrowding is fast becoming a national crisis although no definition exists. The purpose of this study is to develop and pilot a sampling form that accurately reflects the concept of ED Overcrowding...
  20. ncbi Estimating the degree of emergency department overcrowding in academic medical centers: results of the National ED Overcrowding Study (NEDOCS)
    Steven J Weiss
    University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:38-50. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi Intimate partner violence from the emergency medicine perspective
    Amy A Ernst
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Women Health 35:71-81. 2002
    ..2%. Ongoing IPV may be an immediate cause of presentation for medical care, or it may not be readily apparent. Over the last two decades efforts to improve identification of IPV in the ED have been successful...
  22. doi A novel diversion protocol dramatically reduces diversion hours
    Osei Kwame Asamoah
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:670-5. 2008
    ..Ambulance diversion is a problem in many communities. When patients are diverted prompt and appropriate medical care may be delayed...