Jin H Han

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Delirium in older emergency department patients: recognition, risk factors, and psychomotor subtypes
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:193-200. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing delirium in older emergency department patients: validity and reliability of the delirium triage screen and the brief confusion assessment method
    Jin H Han
    Center for Quality Aging, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 62:457-65. 2013
  3. pmc Altered mental status in older patients in the emergency department
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Quality Aging, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 29:101-36. 2013
  4. pmc Delirium in older emergency department patients is an independent predictor of hospital length of stay
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine JHH, ABS, Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health JS, RSD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:451-7. 2011
  5. pmc The effect of cognitive impairment on the accuracy of the presenting complaint and discharge instruction comprehension in older emergency department patients
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 57:662-671.e2. 2011
  6. pmc Delirium in the older emergency department patient: a quiet epidemic
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 703 Oxford House, 1313 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 28:611-31. 2010
  7. pmc Delirium in the emergency department: an independent predictor of death within 6 months
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:244-252.e1. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The elder patient with suspected acute coronary syndromes in the emergency department
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:732-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Delirium in the nursing home patients seen in the emergency department
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 703 Oxford House, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:889-94. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Med 119:248-54. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Delirium in older emergency department patients: recognition, risk factors, and psychomotor subtypes
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:193-200. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing delirium in older emergency department patients: validity and reliability of the delirium triage screen and the brief confusion assessment method
    Jin H Han
    Center for Quality Aging, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 62:457-65. 2013
    ..This error results from a lack of available measures that can be performed rapidly enough to be incorporated into clinical practice. Therefore, we developed and evaluated a novel 2-step approach to delirium surveillance for the ED...
  3. pmc Altered mental status in older patients in the emergency department
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Quality Aging, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 29:101-36. 2013
    ..For patients with acute changes in mental status the ED evaluation should focus on searching for the underlying etiology. Infection is one of the most common precipitants of delirium, but multiple causes may exist concurrently...
  4. pmc Delirium in older emergency department patients is an independent predictor of hospital length of stay
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine JHH, ABS, Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health JS, RSD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:451-7. 2011
    ..The consequences of delirium in the emergency department (ED) remain unclear. This study sought to determine if delirium in the ED was an independent predictor of prolonged hospital length of stay (LOS)...
  5. pmc The effect of cognitive impairment on the accuracy of the presenting complaint and discharge instruction comprehension in older emergency department patients
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 57:662-671.e2. 2011
    ..We seek to determine how delirium and dementia affect the accuracy of the presenting illness and discharge instruction comprehension in older emergency department (ED) patients...
  6. pmc Delirium in the older emergency department patient: a quiet epidemic
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 703 Oxford House, 1313 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 28:611-31. 2010
    ..Once delirium is diagnosed, the ED evaluation should focus on searching for the underlying cause. Infection is one of the most common precipitants of delirium, but multiple causes may exist concurrently...
  7. pmc Delirium in the emergency department: an independent predictor of death within 6 months
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:244-252.e1. 2010
    ..As a result, we seek to determine whether delirium in the ED is independently associated with 6-month mortality in older patients and whether this relationship is modified by nursing home status...
  8. ncbi request reprint The elder patient with suspected acute coronary syndromes in the emergency department
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:732-9. 2007
    ..To describe the evaluation and outcomes of elder patients with suspected acute coronary syndromes (ACS) presenting to the emergency department (ED)...
  9. doi request reprint Delirium in the nursing home patients seen in the emergency department
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 703 Oxford House, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:889-94. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Med 119:248-54. 2006
    ..We examined the treatment and outcomes of patients with both non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes and moderate to severe chronic kidney disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of cardiac risk factor burden in diagnosing acute coronary syndromes in the emergency department setting
    Jin H Han
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:145-52, 152.e1. 2007
    ..We seek to determine whether cardiac risk factor burden (defined as the number of conventional cardiac risk factors present) is useful for the diagnosis of acute coronary syndromes in the emergency department (ED) setting...
  12. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting cardiac catheterization rates in elders with acute coronary syndromes
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:228-33. 2007
    ..Elder patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) are less likely to receive cardiac catheterization. The reasons for this are unclear...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Discordant cardiac biomarkers: frequency and outcomes in emergency department patients with chest pain
    Alan B Storrow
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4700, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:660-5. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Confusion Assessment Method for the Intensive Care Unit in older emergency department patients
    Jin H Han
    Center for Quality Aging, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
    Acad Emerg Med 21:180-7. 2014
    ..The study objective was to determine its validity and reliability in older ED patients...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. pmc Epidemiology and risk factors for delirium across hospital settings
    Eduard E Vasilevskis
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 26:277-87. 2012
    ..Future studies must work to understand the epidemiology across settings and focus upon modifiable risk factors that can be integrated into existing delirium prevention and treatment protocols...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes in cardiac troponin T measurements are associated with adverse cardiac events in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0769, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:468-73. 2005
    ..10 ng/mL. For in-hospital and 30-day ACE, a short-term increase in cTnT of 0.11 ng/mL had a positive likelihood ratio of 13.3 and 11.9, respectively. Long-term and short-term increases in cTnT are associated with an ACE...
  20. ncbi request reprint The burden of acute heart failure on u.s. Emergency departments
    Alan B Storrow
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee Electronic address
    JACC Heart Fail 2:269-77. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to examine 2006 to 2010 emergency department (ED) admission rates, hospital procedures, lengths of stay, and costs for acute heart failure (AHF)...
  21. doi request reprint An evaluation of statewide emergency department utilization following Tennessee Medicaid disenrollment
    Benjamin S Heavrin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1121-8. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the statewide effect of such a disenrollment on Tennessee emergency department (ED) utilization...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of stroke index using impedance cardiography: comparison with traditional vital signs for detection of moderate acute blood loss in healthy volunteers
    Joshua M Kosowsky
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:775-80. 2002
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