Katrina F Hurley
Affiliation: Dalhousie University
- Probing the effect of OSCE checklist length on inter-observer reliability and observer accuracyKatrina F Hurley
Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
Med Educ Online 20:29242. 2015..In the drive toward comprehensive assessment, OSCE stations and checklists may become increasingly complex. The objective of this study was to probe inter-observer reliability and observer accuracy as a function of OSCE checklist length...
- The Supplemental Instruction Project: peer-devised and delivered tutorialsKatrina F Hurley
Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Med Teach 25:404-7. 2003..Student and tutor perceptions of SIP were positive. It is concluded that the SIP is an acceptable, practical and effective method to supplement delivery of challenging material to first-year medical students...
- Emergency department patients' opinions of screening for intimate partner violence among womenK F Hurley
Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
Emerg Med J 22:97-8. 2005..One such obstacle is the perception by emergency personnel that patients might be offended by such screening if they presented to the ED for problems unrelated to trauma...
- Perceptual reasons for resistance to change in the emergency department use of holding chambers for children with asthmaKatrina F Hurley
Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Ann Emerg Med 51:70-7. 2008..We explore perceptions surrounding use of portable inhalers and holding chambers (spacers) for delivery of beta-agonist respiratory medications to children in the emergency department (ED) and factors influencing practice change...
- Advocacy and activism in emergency medicineKatrina F Hurley
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
CJEM 9:282-5. 2007
- The utility of multiple imaging modalities to diagnose acute aortic dissectionKatrina F Hurley
Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
CJEM 10:75-80. 2008..Subsequent transesophageal echocardiography demonstrated a Stanford classification type A dissection. This case demonstrates the utility of multiple imaging modalities for identifying aortic dissection in high-risk patients...
- Lost in translation or just lost?Joan Sargeant
Ann Emerg Med 52:575-6; author reply 576-7. 2008