Maryann Mazer

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rising rates of proton pump inhibitor prescribing in US emergency departments
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:618-22. 2014
  2. pmc Trends in Emergency Department Resource Utilization for Poisoning-Related Visits, 2003-2011
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving St NW, Washington, DC, 20010, USA
    J Med Toxicol 12:248-54. 2016
  3. doi request reprint A review of newly approved antibiotics and antibiotics reserved for resistant infections: Implications for emergency medicine
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med . 2016
  4. doi request reprint Trends in opioid analgesic use for headaches in US emergency departments
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:1068-73. 2014
  5. doi request reprint The impact of pediatric labeling changes on prescribing patterns of cough and cold medications
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 165:1024-8.e1. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Effect of cough and cold medication restriction and label changes on pediatric ingestions reported to United States poison centers
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, DC Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC National Capital Poison Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1372-6. 2013
  7. pmc Intraperitoneal elemental mercury exposure from a mercury-weighted bougie
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Med Toxicol 9:270-3. 2013
  8. pmc Perspective on lead toxicity, a comparison between the United States and Iran
    Ali Pourmand
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Daru 20:70. 2012
  9. doi request reprint A review of pharmaceutical labeling for overdose treatment and toxicity data
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:319-23. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Medication history taking in emergency department triage is inaccurate and incomplete
    Maryann Mazer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:102-4. 2011

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Rising rates of proton pump inhibitor prescribing in US emergency departments
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:618-22. 2014
    ..There have been mounting safety concerns over increasing prescription rates for proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Trends in PPI use have not been studied in emergency departments (EDs). We characterize trends in PPI use in US EDs...
  2. pmc Trends in Emergency Department Resource Utilization for Poisoning-Related Visits, 2003-2011
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving St NW, Washington, DC, 20010, USA
    J Med Toxicol 12:248-54. 2016
    ..Poisoning-related ED visits increased over the 8-year study period; poisonings are resource-intensive visits and require increasingly longer lengths of ED stay or hospital admission. ..
  3. doi request reprint A review of newly approved antibiotics and antibiotics reserved for resistant infections: Implications for emergency medicine
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med . 2016
    ..This article reviews newly approved antibiotics and antibiotics used to treat resistant infections with a focus on implications for emergency medicine...
  4. doi request reprint Trends in opioid analgesic use for headaches in US emergency departments
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:1068-73. 2014
    ..Although not recommended as first line therapy by consensus guidelines, opioid analgesics are commonly used to treat headaches. This study evaluates trends in opioid use for headaches in US emergency departments (EDs)...
  5. doi request reprint The impact of pediatric labeling changes on prescribing patterns of cough and cold medications
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Department of Emergency Medicine, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 165:1024-8.e1. 2014
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  6. doi request reprint Effect of cough and cold medication restriction and label changes on pediatric ingestions reported to United States poison centers
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, DC Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC National Capital Poison Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1372-6. 2013
    ..To determine the impact of industry and Food and Drug Administration initiatives implemented to limit the use of over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold medications in children younger than 6 years of age...
  7. pmc Intraperitoneal elemental mercury exposure from a mercury-weighted bougie
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Med Toxicol 9:270-3. 2013
    ..Significant exposure to elemental mercury can occur if a mercury-weighted medical device is damaged during use. We report a case of an elemental mercury spill into the peritoneum of a patient undergoing laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery...
  8. pmc Perspective on lead toxicity, a comparison between the United States and Iran
    Ali Pourmand
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Daru 20:70. 2012
    ..In conclusion, we make recommendations that both the US and Iranian authorities can implement to eradicate lead as a public health hazard...
  9. doi request reprint A review of pharmaceutical labeling for overdose treatment and toxicity data
    Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:319-23. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine the quality of clinical toxicology data available for newly approved pharmaceuticals and time to labeling revisions...
  10. doi request reprint Medication history taking in emergency department triage is inaccurate and incomplete
    Maryann Mazer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:102-4. 2011
    ..The hypothesis was that there would be significant discrepancies between medications listed in triage and those the patient was actually taking...
  11. doi request reprint Medications from the web: use of online pharmacies by emergency department patients
    Maryann Mazer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Emerg Med 42:227-32. 2012
    ..Internet access and online pharmacies are a resource for purchasing medications. It is unclear if this venue is being used by emergency department (ED) patients to obtain medications...
  12. pmc A survey of poison control centers worldwide
    Ali Pourmand
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, Medical Center, Washington, DC, 20037, USA
    Daru 20:13. 2012
    ..Depending on the location, PCCs vary in terms of staffing model, services offered, and funding sources. In this article, we discuss a survey of poison control centers worldwide...
  13. doi request reprint The role of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine in the development of guidelines and performance measures
    Jesse M Pines
    Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:e130-40. 2010
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