Thomas Blackwell

Summary

Affiliation: Carolinas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interfacility transports
    Thomas H Blackwell
    The Center for Prehospital Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232 2861, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 23:11-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Response time effectiveness: comparison of response time and survival in an urban emergency medical services system
    Thomas H Blackwell
    Center for Prehospital Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232 2861, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:288-95. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of an innovative design mobile hospital in the medical response to Hurricane Katrina
    Thomas Blackwell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 29232 2861, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:580-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Lack of association between prehospital response times and patient outcomes
    Thomas H Blackwell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232 2861, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:444-50. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Prehospital emergency care in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Scott Sasser
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:51-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Bioterrorism preparedness. II: The community and emergency medical services systems
    Lynn K Flowers
    Center for Prehospital Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, 1000 Blythe Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:457-76. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Body weight does not affect defibrillation, resuscitation, or survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest treated with a nonescalating biphasic waveform defibrillator
    Roger D White
    The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:S387-92. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Transthoracic impedance does not affect defibrillation, resuscitation or survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest treated with a non-escalating biphasic waveform defibrillator
    Roger D White
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 64:63-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and EMS to state and local public health programs: application to public health programs
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Preparedness, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 46542, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:291-7. 2005

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Interfacility transports
    Thomas H Blackwell
    The Center for Prehospital Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232 2861, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 23:11-8. 2002
    ..Personnel configurations and capabilities, physiological limitations, inherent requirements for equipment and patient preparation, and legal issues involved with transferring patients are also outlined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Response time effectiveness: comparison of response time and survival in an urban emergency medical services system
    Thomas H Blackwell
    Center for Prehospital Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232 2861, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:288-95. 2002
    ..One component scrutinized is the response time (RT) interval between call receipt and arrival on scene. While reducing RTs may improve survival, this remains speculative and unreported...
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of an innovative design mobile hospital in the medical response to Hurricane Katrina
    Thomas Blackwell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 29232 2861, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:580-8. 2007
    ..The use of a mobile hospital may be advantageous for future deployments to large-scale disasters, especially when integrated with specialty teams...
  4. doi request reprint Lack of association between prehospital response times and patient outcomes
    Thomas H Blackwell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232 2861, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 13:444-50. 2009
    ..Objective. We tested the hypothesis that patient outcomes do not differ substantially based on an explicitly chosen advanced life support (ALS) RT upper limit of 10 minutes 59 seconds (10:59 minutes)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prehospital emergency care in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Scott Sasser
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:51-7. 2004
    ..However, the recent advancements in health care, and a developing practice of and interest in EM, may lead to improved EMS and prehospital care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bioterrorism preparedness. II: The community and emergency medical services systems
    Lynn K Flowers
    Center for Prehospital Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, 1000 Blythe Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:457-76. 2002
    ..Expansion of federal and state programs to assist communities in system development 6. Increased public awareness and education programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Body weight does not affect defibrillation, resuscitation, or survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest treated with a nonescalating biphasic waveform defibrillator
    Roger D White
    The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:S387-92. 2004
    ..This is a study of the influence of body weight on defibrillation, resuscitation, and survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest treated with a nonescalating impedance-compensating 150-J biphasic waveform defibrillator...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transthoracic impedance does not affect defibrillation, resuscitation or survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest treated with a non-escalating biphasic waveform defibrillator
    Roger D White
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 64:63-9. 2005
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  9. ncbi request reprint Linkages of acute care and EMS to state and local public health programs: application to public health programs
    E Brooke Lerner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Preparedness, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 46542, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:291-7. 2005
    ..The relevancy of these findings to public health, as well as the benefits from development of an interoperable infrastructure to public health, will be opined...