Chris L Moore
Affiliation: Yale University
- Tissue Doppler of early mitral filling correlates with simulated volume loss in healthy subjectsChristopher L Moore
Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Acad Emerg Med 17:1162-8. 2010....
- Performance, training, quality assurance, and reimbursement of emergency physician-performed ultrasonography at academic medical centersChristopher L Moore
Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
J Ultrasound Med 23:459-66. 2004..To determine the current state of bedside emergency physician-performed ultrasonography in terms of prevalence, training, quality assurance, and reimbursement at emergency medicine residency programs...
- Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in asymptomatic at-risk patients using emergency ultrasoundChris L Moore
Department of Surgery, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Am J Emerg Med 26:883-7. 2008..We sought to examine the prevalence and feasibility of screening for AAA in at-risk patients presenting for unrelated complaints using emergency physician-performed bedside ultrasound...
- Ultrasonography in community emergency departments in the United States: access to ultrasonography performed by consultants and status of emergency physician-performed ultrasonographyChristopher L Moore
Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Ann Emerg Med 47:147-53. 2006..We seek to determine the state of ultrasonography in community EDs in terms of access to ultrasonography by other specialists and performance of ultrasonography by emergency physicians...
- Free fluid in Morison's pouch on bedside ultrasound predicts need for operative intervention in suspected ectopic pregnancyChris Moore
Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Acad Emerg Med 14:755-8. 2007..Ectopic pregnancies are frequently present in women who present to the emergency department with pregnancy and abdominal pain or bleeding, a subset of whom may require operative intervention...
- Current issues with emergency cardiac ultrasound probe and image conventionsChris Moore
Department of Surgery, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Acad Emerg Med 15:278-84. 2008..While there is no perfect solution to merging the differing conventions, it is important that those performing and teaching bedside US and echo have a thorough understanding of the issues involved, and adopt a consistent approach...
- Simulation training in central venous catheter insertion: improved performance in clinical practiceLEIGH V EVANS
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
Acad Med 85:1462-9. 2010..To determine whether simulation training of ultrasound (US)-guided central venous catheter (CVC) insertion skills on a partial task trainer improves cannulation and insertion success rates in clinical practice...
- Diagnosis and guided reduction of forearm fractures in children using bedside ultrasoundLei Chen
Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 23:528-31. 2007....
- Utility of bedside bladder ultrasound before urethral catheterization in young childrenLei Chen
Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York St, WP143, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Pediatrics 115:108-11. 2005..Consequently, this relatively invasive and uncomfortable procedure often needs to be repeated. The newly available technology of portable ultrasound may be useful in reducing the number of unsuccessful procedures...
- Determination of left ventricular function by emergency physician echocardiography of hypotensive patientsChristopher L Moore
Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
Acad Emerg Med 9:186-93. 2002..other patients (25 +/- 10% vs. 48 +/- 17%, p < 0.001). CONCLUSIONS: Emergency physicians with focused training in echocardiography can accurately determine LVF in hypotensive patients...
- Clinical features from the history and physical examination that predict the presence or absence of pulmonary embolism in symptomatic emergency department patients: results of a prospective, multicenter studyD Mark Courtney
Department of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Ann Emerg Med 55:307-315.e1. 2010..The objective of this study is to measure the predictive value of 13 implicit variables...
- Factors associated with positive D-dimer results in patients evaluated for pulmonary embolismChristopher Kabrhel
Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 17:589-97. 2010..To help clinicians better target testing, this study sought to quantify the effect of risk factors for a positive quantitative D-dimer in patients evaluated for PE...
- Major vascular injury after laparoscopic tubal ligationChristopher L Moore
Department of Surgery, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
J Emerg Med 29:67-71. 2005..The prevalence, diagnosis, pathophysiolgy and management of major vascular injury after laparoscopic surgery is discussed...
- Identifying Unnecessary Irradiation of Patients with Suspected Renal ColicChristopher L Moore; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study seeks to identify a subset of patients with suspected kidney stones who may be safely diagnosed and treated without the use of CT scanning, potentially saving both money and lives. ..