Phillip D Levy
Affiliation: Wayne State University
- Asymptomatic hypertension in the emergency department: a matter of critical public health importancePhillip D Levy
Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Acad Emerg Med 16:1251-7. 2009....
- Subclinical hypertensive heart disease in black patients with elevated blood pressure in an inner-city emergency departmentPhillip Levy
Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
Ann Emerg Med 60:467-74.e1. 2012..We examine the point prevalence of subclinical hypertensive heart disease in a cohort of urban emergency department (ED) patients with elevated blood pressure...
- Factors associated with neurologically intact survival for patients with acute heart failure and in-hospital cardiac arrestPhillip D Levy
Department of Emergency Medicine and the Cardiovascular Research Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Circ Heart Fail 2:572-81. 2009..The ability to predict who may survive such an event with or without neurological deficit would enhance the information on which patients and providers establish resuscitative preferences...
- Does aspirin use adversely influence intermediate-term postdischarge outcomes for hospitalized patients who are treated with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers? Findings from Organized Program to Facilitate Life-SaviPhillip D Levy
Department of Emergency Medicine and the Cardiovascular Research Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4201 St Antoine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Am Heart J 159:222-230.e2. 2010..How such an interaction may be influenced by underlying etiology of HF and whether it extends to patients treated with angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs), however, are not known...
- Early changes in clinical characteristics after emergency department therapy for acute heart failure syndromes: identifying patients who do not respond to standard therapySean P Collins
Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 47232, USA
Heart Fail Rev 17:387-94. 2012..Future clinical trials may need to consider targeting these patients, as they may be the most likely to benefit from experimental therapy...
- Therapy of hypertension in African AmericansJohn M Flack
Department of Medicine, Division of Translational Research and Clinical Epidemiology, Wayne State University and the Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 11:83-92. 2011..The preferred combination is a calcium antagonist/angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor or, alternatively, in edematous and/or volume overload states, a thiazide diuretic/angiotensin-converting inhibitor...
- Relationship of resistant hypertension and treatment outcomes with total arterial compliance in a predominantly African American hypertensive cohortOmid Bakhtar
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Translational Research and Clinical Epidemiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:618-22. 2012..TACI provides prognostic information that is clinically and perhaps pathophysiologically relevant in RH...
- An evidenced-based approach to radiographic assessment of cervical spine injuries in the emergency departmentJason Greenbaum
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Detroit Receiving Hospital Emergency Medicine Residency, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
J Emerg Med 36:64-71. 2009..This case-based review highlights current available evidence and provides a framework to guide emergency medicine providers in the treatment of patients with trauma to the cervical spine...
- The effect of clinical experience on the error rate of emergency physiciansWilliam A Berk
Emergency Department, Detroit Receiving Hospital and Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Ann Emerg Med 52:497-501. 2008..We assess the effect of emergency physicians' clinical experience on the propensity to commit a patient care error...
- Treatment of massive fluid overload as a result of constrictive pericarditis with ultrafiltration in the emergency departmentPhillip D Levy
Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Ann Emerg Med 51:247-50. 2008..This report highlights the challenges associated with the treatment of such individuals and the potential benefits of ultrafiltration in the ED setting...
- Selective nonoperative management of blunt abdominal traumaDouglas Everett Gibson
Department of Emergency Medicine, Detroit Receiving Hospital-Emergency Medicine Residency, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
J Emerg Med 31:215-21. 2006..This case-based review highlights critical aspects of non-operative management and provides a framework for the role of the emergency medicine provider...