Robert Gerhardt

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Analysis of life-saving interventions performed by out-of-hospital combat medical personnel
    Robert T Gerhardt
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, The Department of Emergency, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam, Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 71:S109-13. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Postdischarge secobarbital after ED migraine treatment decreases pain and improves resolution
    Robert T Gerhardt
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:86-90. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Out-of-hospital combat casualty care in the current war in Iraq
    Robert T Gerhardt
    San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:169-74. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Panel synopsis: pre-hospital combat health support 2010: what should our azimuth be?
    Robert T Gerhardt
    J Trauma 62:S15-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of emergency medicine specialists in tactical pre-hospital and en route care: what does the available data say?
    Robert Gerhardt
    Brooke Army Medical Center, USA
    J Trauma 62:S11-2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Performance of ethical military research is possible: on and off the battlefield
    John McManus
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers Ave B, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 6513, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:297-303. 2007
  7. doi request reprint An experimental predeployment training program improves self-reported patient treatment confidence and preparedness of Army combat medics
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:359-65. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Derivation of a clinical guideline for the assessment of nonspecific abdominal pain: the Guideline for Abdominal Pain in the ED Setting (GAPEDS) Phase 1 Study
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:709-17. 2005
  9. doi request reprint The effect of systemic antibiotic prophylaxis and wound irrigation on penetrating combat wounds in a return-to-duty population
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:500-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Diagnostic and predictive values of thirst, angiotensin II, and vasopressin during trauma resuscitation
    Robert T Gerhardt
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:317-23. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Analysis of life-saving interventions performed by out-of-hospital combat medical personnel
    Robert T Gerhardt
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, The Department of Emergency, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam, Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 71:S109-13. 2011
    ..To analyze casualties from the Camp Eagle Study, focusing on life-saving interventions (LSI) and potentially survivable deaths...
  2. doi request reprint Postdischarge secobarbital after ED migraine treatment decreases pain and improves resolution
    Robert T Gerhardt
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:86-90. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to determine whether the addition of postdischarge oral secobarbital to standard emergency department (ED) migraine headache therapy improves pain relief and headache resolution compared with placebo...
  3. doi request reprint Out-of-hospital combat casualty care in the current war in Iraq
    Robert T Gerhardt
    San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 53:169-74. 2009
    ..The setting was a forward base in central Iraq, with units engaged in urban combat operations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Panel synopsis: pre-hospital combat health support 2010: what should our azimuth be?
    Robert T Gerhardt
    J Trauma 62:S15-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of emergency medicine specialists in tactical pre-hospital and en route care: what does the available data say?
    Robert Gerhardt
    Brooke Army Medical Center, USA
    J Trauma 62:S11-2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Performance of ethical military research is possible: on and off the battlefield
    John McManus
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers Ave B, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 6513, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:297-303. 2007
    ..This paper discusses historical background, regulatory oversight, ethical implications and release of information as it pertains to research conducted by the US Military...
  7. doi request reprint An experimental predeployment training program improves self-reported patient treatment confidence and preparedness of Army combat medics
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:359-65. 2008
    ..To develop and assess impact of a focused review of International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) and combat casualty care with hands-on procedure training for U.S. Army medics deploying to Iraq...
  8. ncbi request reprint Derivation of a clinical guideline for the assessment of nonspecific abdominal pain: the Guideline for Abdominal Pain in the ED Setting (GAPEDS) Phase 1 Study
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:709-17. 2005
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  9. doi request reprint The effect of systemic antibiotic prophylaxis and wound irrigation on penetrating combat wounds in a return-to-duty population
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:500-4. 2009
    ..Systemic antibiotic prophylaxis (SAP) for combat wounds is controversial. Current military practice favors its use, despite scant supporting evidence...
  10. doi request reprint Diagnostic and predictive values of thirst, angiotensin II, and vasopressin during trauma resuscitation
    Robert T Gerhardt
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:317-23. 2010
    ..Thirst perception involves neurochemical signals attributed to acute elevation of arginine vasopressin (AVP) and angiotensin II (AT2) levels, and may accompany acute hemorrhage...
  11. ncbi request reprint Satellite and mobile wireless transmission of focused assessment with sonography in trauma
    Christofer A Strode
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 6200, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1411-4. 2003
    ..This study evaluates vest-mounted microwave, satellite, and LifeLink communications technology for image clarity and diagnostic accuracy during remote transmission of FAST examinations...
  12. ncbi request reprint An association between Emergency Medicine residencies and improved trauma patient outcome
    Shawn F Taylor
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Emerg Med 29:123-7. 2005
    ..94 days, SD +/- 8.74 vs. 6.35 days, SD +/- 11.22, respectively, p < 0.0001) than EMRP- hospitals. The presence of Emergency Medicine residency programs at ACS Level I Trauma Centers is associated with improved trauma patient outcomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Wireless and satellite transmission of prehospital focused abdominal sonography for trauma
    Christofer A Strode
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234 6200, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:375-9. 2003
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST) examinations in a field environment with real-time images sent wireless to an antenna and over satellite...
  14. ncbi request reprint Takayasu arteritis presenting as a recurrent respiratory tract infection: a diagnosis facilitated by bedside echocardiography and increased erythrocyte sedimentation rate
    Robert T Gerhardt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio Uniformed Services, Health Education Consortium, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Mil Med 167:170-1. 2002
    ..It also serves to remind clinicians to maintain a high index of suspicion for unusual disease processes in patients who fail to respond to empiric therapy for recurrent subacute illnesses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nontraumatic acute abdominal pain: unenhanced helical CT compared with three-view acute abdominal series
    Andrew B MacKersie
    Department of Radiology, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Tex, USA
    Radiology 237:114-22. 2005
    ..To prospectively evaluate and compare the diagnostic accuracy of unenhanced helical computed tomography (CT) for patients with nontraumatic acute abdominal pain with that of traditional abdominal radiography...