Esther K Choo

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The impact of state medical marijuana legislation on adolescent marijuana use
    Esther K Choo
    Division of Women s Health in Emergency Care and Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:160-6. 2014
  2. doi request reprint An agenda for increasing grant funding of emergency medicine education research
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1434-41. 2012
  3. doi request reprint High risk health behaviors and healthcare access among female adult entertainment club employees
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Women Health 52:646-57. 2012
  4. pmc Gender, violence and brief interventions for alcohol in the emergency department
    Esther K Choo
    Division of Women s Health in Emergency Care, Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 55 Claverick Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:115-21. 2013
  5. pmc Patient preferences for emergency department-initiated tobacco interventions: a multicenter cross-sectional study of current smokers
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 55 Claverick Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:4. 2012
  6. pmc Attitudes toward technology-based health information among adult emergency department patients with drug or alcohol misuse
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:397-401. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A systematic review of emergency department technology-based behavioral health interventions
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:318-28. 2012
  8. pmc Association between emergency department resources and diagnosis of intimate partner violence
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Eur J Emerg Med 19:83-8. 2012
  9. pmc Failure of intimate partner violence screening among patients with substance use disorders
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:886-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Emergency department patients' preferences for technology-based behavioral interventions
    Megan L Ranney
    Injury Prevention Center of Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:218-27.e48. 2012

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint The impact of state medical marijuana legislation on adolescent marijuana use
    Esther K Choo
    Division of Women s Health in Emergency Care and Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:160-6. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the impact of medical marijuana legalization across the United States by comparing trends in adolescent marijuana use between states with and without legalization of medical marijuana...
  2. doi request reprint An agenda for increasing grant funding of emergency medicine education research
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1434-41. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint High risk health behaviors and healthcare access among female adult entertainment club employees
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Women Health 52:646-57. 2012
    ..Prior studies of adult entertainment club employees have been qualitative and lacked information regarding a range of important health factors...
  4. pmc Gender, violence and brief interventions for alcohol in the emergency department
    Esther K Choo
    Division of Women s Health in Emergency Care, Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 55 Claverick Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:115-21. 2013
    ..Our objective was to examine the effectiveness of alcohol BIs in an ED population stratified by gender and violence...
  5. pmc Patient preferences for emergency department-initiated tobacco interventions: a multicenter cross-sectional study of current smokers
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 55 Claverick Street, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 7:4. 2012
    ..However, little is known about ED patient preferences for receiving smoking cessation interventions or correlates of interest in tobacco counseling...
  6. pmc Attitudes toward technology-based health information among adult emergency department patients with drug or alcohol misuse
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:397-401. 2012
    ..Cited barriers included confidentiality, complexity, and time. Our findings suggest that drug misusers in particular may wish to have reassurances about the confidentiality of technology-based interactions...
  7. doi request reprint A systematic review of emergency department technology-based behavioral health interventions
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:318-28. 2012
    ..This systematic review evaluated the evidence for use of computer technologies to assess and reduce high-risk health behaviors in emergency department (ED) patients...
  8. pmc Association between emergency department resources and diagnosis of intimate partner violence
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Eur J Emerg Med 19:83-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between a variety of resources and documented IPV diagnoses...
  9. pmc Failure of intimate partner violence screening among patients with substance use disorders
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:886-9. 2010
    ..This study examined the relationship between substance use disorder (SUD) and intimate partner violence (IPV) screening and management practices in the emergency department (ED)...
  10. doi request reprint Emergency department patients' preferences for technology-based behavioral interventions
    Megan L Ranney
    Injury Prevention Center of Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:218-27.e48. 2012
    ..To assess emergency department (ED) patients' preferences for technology-based behavioral interventions, and the demographic factors associated with these preferences...
  11. pmc Rural-urban disparities in child abuse management resources in the emergency department
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Rural Health 26:361-5. 2010
    ..To characterize differences in child abuse management resources between urban and rural emergency departments (EDs)...
  12. doi request reprint Focusing a gender lens on emergency medicine research: 2012 update
    Alyson J McGregor
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:313-20. 2013
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  13. pmc Qualitative Research in Emergency Care Part I: Research Principles and Common Applications
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Acad Emerg Med 22:1096-102. 2015
    ..We also discuss potential ethical considerations unique to qualitative research as it relates to emergency care research. ..
  14. doi request reprint Racial disparities in stress test utilization in an emergency department chest pain unit
    Anthony M Napoli
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 12:9-13. 2013
    ..However, little is known about possible disparities in stress test utilization in low-risk chest pain patients admitted to emergency department chest pain units...
  15. pmc Rural-urban disparities in emergency department intimate partner violence resources
    Esther K Choo
    Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    West J Emerg Med 12:178-83. 2011
    ..We assessed differences in availability of resources for IPV screening and management between rural and urban emergency departments (EDs) in Oregon...
  16. pmc "That's Where the Arguments Come in": A Qualitative Analysis of Booster Sessions Following a Brief Intervention for Drug Use and Intimate Partner Violence in the Emergency Department
    Esther K Choo
    Injury Prevention Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Division of Sex and Gender in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, RI, USA Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Subst Abuse 10:77-87. 2016
    ..Women with substance use disorders and in abusive relationships face specific barriers to reducing drug use and to seeking help after a brief intervention. ..
  17. pmc BSAFER: A Web-based intervention for drug use and intimate partner violence demonstrates feasibility and acceptability among women in the emergency department
    Esther K Choo
    a Division of Sex and Gender in Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Subst Abus 37:441-449. 2016
    ..Addressing violence along with drug use change goals is critical for women with coexisting intimate partner violence (IPV) and substance use disorders (SUDs)...
  18. pmc The intersecting roles of violence, gender, and substance use in the emergency department: a research agenda
    Esther K Choo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Acad Emerg Med 21:1447-52. 2014
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  19. pmc Acceptability, language, and structure of text message-based behavioral interventions for high-risk adolescent females: a qualitative study
    Megan L Ranney
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Injury Prevention Center of Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island Department of Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:33-40. 2014
    ..To elucidate key elements surrounding acceptability/feasibility, language, and structure of a text message-based preventive intervention for high-risk adolescent females...
  20. doi request reprint Gender and stress test use in an ED chest pain unit
    Anthony Napoli
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:890-5. 2012
    ..However, little is known about potential sex biases in the evaluation of patients with low-risk chest pain admitted to emergency department (ED) chest pain units...
  21. doi request reprint The DISPARITY Study: do gender differences exist in Surviving Sepsis Campaign resuscitation bundle completion, completion of individual bundle elements, or sepsis mortality?
    Tracy E Madsen
    Division of Women s Health in Emergency Care, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Crit Care 29:473.e7-11. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that women have lower SSC resuscitation bundle completion rates...
  22. doi request reprint Adolescents' preference for technology-based emergency department behavioral interventions: does it depend on risky behaviors?
    Megan L Ranney
    Injury Prevention Center of Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:475-81. 2013
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  23. pmc Tweet Now, See You In the ED Later? Examining the Association Between Alcohol-related Tweets and Emergency Care Visits
    Megan L Ranney
    Emergency Digital Health Innovation Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Acad Emerg Med 23:831-4. 2016
    ..Alcohol use is a major and unpredictable driver of emergency department (ED) visits. Regional Twitter activity correlates ecologically with behavioral outcomes. No such correlation has been established in real time...
  24. doi request reprint Twitter as a tool for communication and knowledge exchange in academic medicine: A guide for skeptics and novices
    Esther K Choo
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Med Teach 37:411-6. 2015
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  25. pmc Interview-based Qualitative Research in Emergency Care Part II: Data Collection, Analysis and Results Reporting
    Megan L Ranney
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Acad Emerg Med 22:1103-12. 2015
    ..We also discuss potential ethical considerations unique to qualitative research as it relates to emergency care research. ..
  26. pmc Systematic Review of ED-based Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Research
    Esther K Choo
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Sex and Gender in Emergency Care, Providence, Rhode Island
    West J Emerg Med 16:1037-42. 2015
    ..Our objectives were to identify ED IPV intervention studies and evaluate the presence of a consistently positive effect on the control groups...
  27. pmc Impact of gender on patient preferences for technology-based behavioral interventions
    David J Kim
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island
    West J Emerg Med 15:593-9. 2014
    ..However, the role of gender in ED patient preferences for technology-based interventions has not been examined. The objective was to assess whether patient preferences for technology-based interventions varies by gender...
  28. doi request reprint Gender disparities in stress test utilization in chest pain unit patients based upon the ordering physician's gender
    Anthony M Napoli
    From the Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 13:152-5. 2014
    ..Physicians' gender may impact test utilization in the diagnosis of acute cardiovascular disease. We sought to determine if physician gender affected stress test utilization by patient gender in a low-risk chest pain observation unit...
  29. pmc Lack of gender disparities in emergency department triage of acute stroke patients
    Tracy E Madsen
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island
    West J Emerg Med 16:203-9. 2015
    ..Our primary objective was to determine whether gender disparities exist in the triage of acute stroke patients as defined by Emergency Severity Index (ESI) levels and use of ED critical care beds...