Candace McNaughton

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A randomized, crossover comparison of injected buffered lidocaine, lidocaine cream, and no analgesia for peripheral intravenous cannula insertion
    Candace McNaughton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:214-20. 2009
  2. pmc Low numeracy is associated with increased odds of 30-day emergency department or hospital recidivism for patients with acute heart failure
    Candace D McNaughton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:40-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint ED crowding and the use of nontraditional beds
    Candace McNaughton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1474-80. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Short, subjective measures of numeracy and general health literacy in an adult emergency department
    Candace McNaughton
    Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1148-55. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint A randomized, crossover comparison of injected buffered lidocaine, lidocaine cream, and no analgesia for peripheral intravenous cannula insertion
    Candace McNaughton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:214-20. 2009
    ..We compare pain and anxiety associated with peripheral intravenous (IV) cannula insertion after pretreatment with no local anesthesia, 4% lidocaine cream, or subcutaneously injected, buffered 1% lidocaine...
  2. pmc Low numeracy is associated with increased odds of 30-day emergency department or hospital recidivism for patients with acute heart failure
    Candace D McNaughton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:40-6. 2013
    ..More than 25% of Medicare patients hospitalized for heart failure are readmitted within 30 days. The contributions of numeracy and health literacy to recidivism for patients with acute heart failure (AHF) are not known...
  3. doi request reprint ED crowding and the use of nontraditional beds
    Candace McNaughton
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1474-80. 2012
    ..In an effort to compensate for crowding, many emergency departments (EDs) evaluate and treat patients in nontraditional settings such as gurneys in hallways and conference rooms. The impact of this practice on ED evaluation time is unknown...
  4. doi request reprint Short, subjective measures of numeracy and general health literacy in an adult emergency department
    Candace McNaughton
    Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1148-55. 2011
    ..The objective was to evaluate the reliability and validity of brief subjective measures of numeracy and general health literacy in the adult emergency department (ED) setting...