Dominik Aronsky

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Electronic screening of dictated reports to identify patients with do-not-resuscitate status
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:403-9. 2004
  2. pmc The prevalence and inaccessibility of Internet references in the biomedical literature at the time of publication
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:232-4. 2007
  3. pmc Accuracy of references in five biomedical informatics journals
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:225-8. 2005
  4. pmc Supporting patient care in the emergency department with a computerized whiteboard system
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:184-94. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of administrative data for identifying patients with pneumonia
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics and Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:319-28. 2005
  6. pmc Forecasting emergency department crowding: a prospective, real-time evaluation
    Nathan R Hoot
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:338-45. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Tracking workload in the emergency department
    Scott Levin
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 2044 Convent Pl, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Hum Factors 48:526-39. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Shifting toward balance: measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams
    Scott Levin
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University School of Engineering, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:419-23. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Forecasting emergency department crowding: a discrete event simulation
    Nathan R Hoot
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:116-25. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The effect of physician triage on emergency department length of stay
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 4700, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:227-33. 2010

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. pmc Electronic screening of dictated reports to identify patients with do-not-resuscitate status
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:403-9. 2004
    ..The authors developed and validated a simple computerized search method, which screens dictated reports to detect patients with DNR status...
  2. pmc The prevalence and inaccessibility of Internet references in the biomedical literature at the time of publication
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:232-4. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence and inaccessibility of Internet references in the bibliography of biomedical publications when first released in PubMed...
  3. pmc Accuracy of references in five biomedical informatics journals
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:225-8. 2005
    ..To determine the rate and type of errors in biomedical informatics journal article references...
  4. pmc Supporting patient care in the emergency department with a computerized whiteboard system
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:184-94. 2008
    ..As an information center, the computerized whiteboard supports our ED environment not only for providing patient care, but also for operational, educational, and research activities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of administrative data for identifying patients with pneumonia
    Dominik Aronsky
    Department of Biomedical Informatics and Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:319-28. 2005
    ..ICD-9-based algorithms did not influence patient variables in our population. Identifying pneumonia patients with DRG codes is significantly less precise...
  6. pmc Forecasting emergency department crowding: a prospective, real-time evaluation
    Nathan R Hoot
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:338-45. 2009
    ..The authors sought to implement and validate the previously developed ForecastED discrete event simulation for real-time forecasting of emergency department crowding...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tracking workload in the emergency department
    Scott Levin
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 2044 Convent Pl, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Hum Factors 48:526-39. 2006
    ..The primary objective of this study was to create a methodology for measuring transient levels of physician workload in a live emergency department (ED) environment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Shifting toward balance: measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams
    Scott Levin
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University School of Engineering, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:419-23. 2007
    ..A secondary aim was to demonstrate how ED demand patterns and the timing of shift changes influence the balance of workload among a physician team...
  9. doi request reprint Forecasting emergency department crowding: a discrete event simulation
    Nathan R Hoot
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:116-25. 2008
    ..To develop a discrete event simulation of emergency department (ED) patient flow for the purpose of forecasting near-future operating conditions and to validate the forecasts with several measures of ED crowding...
  10. doi request reprint The effect of physician triage on emergency department length of stay
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 4700, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:227-33. 2010
    ..Emergency Department (ED) overcrowding is a serious public health issue, but few solutions exist...
  11. pmc A computerized pneumococcal vaccination reminder system in the adult emergency department
    Judith W Dexheimer
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    Vaccine 29:7035-41. 2011
    ..We examined whether an information technology supported approach would provide a feasible and sustainable method to increase vaccination rates in an adult ED...
  12. doi request reprint Placing physician orders at triage: the effect on length of stay
    Stephan Russ
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:27-33. 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to assess the effect of order placement by a triage physician on length of stay for patients ultimately treated in a bed within the ED...
  13. doi request reprint Decreasing lab turnaround time improves emergency department throughput and decreases emergency medical services diversion: a simulation model
    Alan B Storrow
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:1130-5. 2008
    ..Furthermore, such models may suggest the advantage of bedside or point-of-care testing and how they might affect efficiency measures...
  14. ncbi request reprint The life and death of URLs in five biomedical informatics journals
    Randy J Carnevale
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, 2209 Garland Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    Int J Med Inform 76:269-73. 2007
    ..To determine the decay rate of Uniform Record Locators (URLs) in the reference section of biomedical informatics journals...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of emergency department expansion on emergency department overcrowding
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:338-43. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of emergency department (ED) expansion on ambulance diversion at an urban, academic Level 1 trauma center...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the microbiology of soft-tissue abscesses in the era of community-associated strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: an argument for empirical contact precautions
    Thomas R Talbot
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:730-2. 2007
    ..7%) of 182 culture samples from episodes in the pediatric cohort. Thus, empirical use of contact precautions for patients with skin abscesses should be strongly considered...
  17. ncbi request reprint Measuring and forecasting emergency department crowding in real time
    Nathan R Hoot
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:747-55. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint Comparing decision support methodologies for identifying asthma exacerbations
    Judith W Dexheimer
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:880-4. 2007
    ..Population: All patients 2-18 years of age presenting to a pediatric emergency department during a 2-month study period...
  19. pmc Forecasting emergency department crowding: an external, multicenter evaluation
    Nathan R Hoot
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:514-522.e19. 2009
    ..We apply a previously described tool to forecast emergency department (ED) crowding at multiple institutions and assess its generalizability for predicting the near-future waiting count, occupancy level, and boarding count...
  20. doi request reprint Factors affecting stress in emergency medicine residents while working in the ED
    Keith Wrenn
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:897-902. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to identify factors other than work hours in the emergency department (ED) work environment contributing to resident stress...
  21. doi request reprint Systematic review of emergency department crowding: causes, effects, and solutions
    Nathan R Hoot
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:126-36. 2008
    ..This structured overview of the literature may help to identify future directions for the crowding research agenda...
  22. pmc Prompting clinicians about preventive care measures: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Judith W Dexheimer
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:311-20. 2008
    ..Despite increased implementation of electronic health records, randomized controlled trials evaluating computerized reminder systems are infrequent...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' perceptions of clinical decision support integrated into computerized provider order entry
    S Trent Rosenbloom
    Tennessee Technological Institute, Cookeville, TN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 73:433-41. 2004
    ..There were no significant differences between subspecialties and by advancing years of training among housestaff. Respondents agreed that the integrated clinical decision support enhanced their medical training...
  24. pmc Development of an asthma management system in a pediatric emergency department
    Judith W Dexheimer
    Dept of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:142-6. 2009
    ..The system was developed in conjunction with the pediatric ED multidisciplinary care team. The computerized system is entirely automatic and a prospective evaluation of the diagnostic component is ongoing...
  25. ncbi request reprint Providers' beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors before implementing a computerized pneumococcal vaccination reminder
    Judith W Dexheimer
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1312-8. 2006
    ..The emergency department (ED) has been recommended as a suitable setting for offering pneumococcal vaccination; however, implementations of ED vaccination programs remain scarce...
  26. pmc Exploring the frontier of electronic health record surveillance: the case of postoperative complications
    Fern Fitzhenry
    Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Med Care 51:509-16. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to build electronic algorithms using a combination of structured data and natural language processing (NLP) of text notes for potential safety surveillance of 9 postoperative complications...
  27. pmc Relationships among initial hospital triage, disease progression and mortality in community-acquired pneumonia
    Samuel M Brown
    Department of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Respirology 17:1207-13. 2012
    ..Worse outcomes from delayed intensive care unit (ICU) admission have long been suspected but have not been verified...
  28. ncbi request reprint Emergency physicians' behaviors and workload in the presence of an electronic whiteboard
    Daniel J France
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Medicine, S1108 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2668, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:827-37. 2005
    ..Information technology (IT) solutions are beginning to find their place in the emergency department (ED) and it is time to begin understanding how these systems are effecting physician behavior, communication and workload...
  29. ncbi request reprint Identifying asthma exacerbations in a pediatric emergency department: a feasibility study
    David L Sanders
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, United States
    Int J Med Inform 76:557-64. 2007
    ..The goal of the study was to examine the accuracy of an algorithm to identify asthma patients at triage in real-time using only electronically available data...
  30. pmc Biomedical informatics applications for asthma care: a systematic review
    David L Sanders
    Dept of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:418-27. 2006
    ..Few studies demonstrated evidence of computerized applications improving clinical outcomes. Further research is needed to prospectively evaluate the impact of using biomedical informatics to improve care of asthmatic patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint The emergency department occupancy rate: a simple measure of emergency department crowding?
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 51:15-24, 24.e1-2. 2008
    ..We examine the validity of the emergency department (ED) occupancy rate as a measure of crowding by comparing it to the Emergency Department Work Index Score (EDWIN), a previously validated scale...
  32. ncbi request reprint The Frontlines of Medicine Project progress report: standardized communication of emergency department triage data for syndromic surveillance
    Edward N Barthell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St Mary s Hospital Ozaukee, Mequon, WI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 44:247-52. 2004
    ..An initial retrospective validation of the codified chief complaint values is provided, and prospective study of the proposed Frontlines' standards is encouraged...
  33. doi request reprint The challenge of predicting demand for emergency department services
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:337-46. 2008
    ..The objective was to develop methodology for predicting demand for emergency department (ED) services by characterizing ED arrivals...
  34. ncbi request reprint The measurement of daily surge and its relevance to disaster preparedness
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1138-41. 2006
    ..A better understanding of daily ED surge capacity and influencing factors will improve our ability to simulate the potential impact that different types of catastrophic events may have on the surge capacity of hospital EDs nationwide...
  35. doi request reprint Computer-based decision support for critical and emergency care
    Tze Yun Leong
    J Biomed Inform 41:409-12. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint Validation of the 2001 American Thoracic Society criteria for severe community-acquired pneumonia
    Peter D Riley
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:2398-402. 2004
    ..Ewig et al. proposed a new definition of severe community-acquired pneumonia in 1999, which was adopted by the American Thoracic Society in 2001. We evaluated this definition in an independent population of emergency department patients...
  37. doi request reprint Performance of an algorithm for assessing smallpox risk among patients with rashes that may be confused with smallpox
    Sonja S Hutchins
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S195-203. 2008
    ..Use of the algorithm did not result in misclassification of AGVPR as high risk for smallpox. The algorithm is a highly specific tool for clinical evaluation of suspected smallpox disease...