Simon A Mahler

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reduction in observation unit length of stay with coronary computed tomography angiography depends on time of emergency department presentation
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:231-9. 2013
  2. pmc Can we make the basilic vein larger? maneuvers to facilitate ultrasound guided peripheral intravenous access: a prospective cross-sectional study
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 4:53. 2011
  3. pmc Can the HEART score safely reduce stress testing and cardiac imaging in patients at low risk for major adverse cardiac events?
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 10:128-33. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Techniques for teaching electrocardiogram interpretation: self-directed learning is less effective than a workshop or lecture
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Med Educ 45:347-53. 2011
  5. pmc Stress CMR reduces revascularization, hospital readmission, and recurrent cardiac testing in intermediate-risk patients with acute chest pain
    Chadwick D Miller
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 6:785-94. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Avoidable utilization of the chest pain observation unit: evaluation of very-low-risk patients
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 12:59-64. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Dedicated emergency department ultrasound rotation improves residents' ultrasound knowledge and interpretation skills
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
    J Emerg Med 43:129-33. 2012
  8. pmc Incremental value of objective cardiac testing in addition to physician impression and serial contemporary troponin measurements in women
    Deborah B Diercks
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:265-70. 2013
  9. pmc Identifying patients for early discharge: performance of decision rules among patients with acute chest pain
    Simon A Mahler
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:795-802. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The impact of emergency department overcrowding on resident education
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Emerg Med 42:69-73. 2012

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Publications14

  1. pmc Reduction in observation unit length of stay with coronary computed tomography angiography depends on time of emergency department presentation
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:231-9. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Can we make the basilic vein larger? maneuvers to facilitate ultrasound guided peripheral intravenous access: a prospective cross-sectional study
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 4:53. 2011
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  3. pmc Can the HEART score safely reduce stress testing and cardiac imaging in patients at low risk for major adverse cardiac events?
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 10:128-33. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the HEART score could safely reduce objective cardiac testing in patients with low-risk chest pain...
  4. doi request reprint Techniques for teaching electrocardiogram interpretation: self-directed learning is less effective than a workshop or lecture
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Med Educ 45:347-53. 2011
    ..Teaching 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation to students and residents is a challenge for medical educators. To date, few studies have compared the effectiveness of different techniques used for ECG teaching...
  5. pmc Stress CMR reduces revascularization, hospital readmission, and recurrent cardiac testing in intermediate-risk patients with acute chest pain
    Chadwick D Miller
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 6:785-94. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Avoidable utilization of the chest pain observation unit: evaluation of very-low-risk patients
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 12:59-64. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Dedicated emergency department ultrasound rotation improves residents' ultrasound knowledge and interpretation skills
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
    J Emerg Med 43:129-33. 2012
    ..Graduates of Emergency Medicine (EM) residency training programs are expected to be proficient in ultrasound. However, best practices for teaching residents ultrasonography has yet to be determined...
  8. pmc Incremental value of objective cardiac testing in addition to physician impression and serial contemporary troponin measurements in women
    Deborah B Diercks
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:265-70. 2013
    ..It is uncertain whether all women derive benefit from this process. The study aim was to determine the incremental value of objective cardiac testing after serial cardiac markers and physician risk assessment...
  9. pmc Identifying patients for early discharge: performance of decision rules among patients with acute chest pain
    Simon A Mahler
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:795-802. 2013
    ..This study compares the clinical utility of these decision rules combined with serial troponin determinations...
  10. doi request reprint The impact of emergency department overcrowding on resident education
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Emerg Med 42:69-73. 2012
    ..Few studies have evaluated the effect of Emergency Department (ED) overcrowding on resident education...
  11. doi request reprint Short- vs long-axis approach to ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access: a prospective randomized study
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:1194-7. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to determine if the short-axis approach and long-axis approach to ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access (USGPIV) differ in success rate, catheter insertion time, and number of needle sticks...
  12. doi request reprint Resuscitation with balanced electrolyte solution prevents hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, 71130, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:670-4. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to determine if balanced electrolyte solution (BES) prevents hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA)...
  13. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access in the emergency department using a modified Seldinger technique
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:325-9. 2010
    ..The utility of ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access (USGPIV) has been well described. However, few studies have investigated USGPIV techniques...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical sobriety assessment by emergency physicians in blunt trauma patients with acute alcohol exposure
    Simon A Mahler
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:685-90. 2010
    ..Alcohol use increases injury risk and severity. However, few studies have evaluated the ability of emergency physicians (EPs) to accurately determine sobriety...