S B Bird

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Emergency medicine resident patient care documentation using a hand-held computerized device
    S B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1200-3. 2001
  2. pmc House officer procedure documentation using a Personal Digital Assistant: a longitudinal study
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:5. 2006
  3. pmc OpdA, a bacterial organophosphorus hydrolase, prevents lethality in rats after poisoning with highly toxic organophosphorus pesticides
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Toxicology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Toxicology 247:88-92. 2008
  4. pmc Journal impact factors, h indices, and citation analyses in toxicology
    Steven B Bird
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medical Toxicology, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Med Toxicol 4:261-74. 2008
  5. ncbi Early death due to severe organophosphate poisoning is a centrally mediated process
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:295-8. 2003
  6. ncbi Diazepam inhibits organophosphate-induced central respiratory depression
    Eric W Dickson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1303-6. 2003
  7. ncbi Diphenhydramine as a protective agent in a rat model of acute, lethal organophosphate poisoning
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:1369-72. 2002
  8. ncbi Multiple centrally acting antidotes protect against severe organophosphate toxicity
    Marco L A Sivilotti
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 13:359-64. 2006
  9. doi Productivity and career paths of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine research grant awards
    Kelly D Young
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:560-6. 2008

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi Emergency medicine resident patient care documentation using a hand-held computerized device
    S B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1200-3. 2001
    ..To determine whether emergency medicine (EM) resident documentation of procedures, patient encounters, and patient follow-ups improved after implementation of a personal digital assistant (PDA) hand-held recording system...
  2. pmc House officer procedure documentation using a Personal Digital Assistant: a longitudinal study
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:5. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether use of a PDA would improve emergency medicine house officer documentation of procedures and patient resuscitations...
  3. pmc OpdA, a bacterial organophosphorus hydrolase, prevents lethality in rats after poisoning with highly toxic organophosphorus pesticides
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Toxicology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Toxicology 247:88-92. 2008
    ..Our results demonstrate that OpdA is able to improve survival after poisoning by two chemically distinct and highly toxic OP pesticides...
  4. pmc Journal impact factors, h indices, and citation analyses in toxicology
    Steven B Bird
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medical Toxicology, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Med Toxicol 4:261-74. 2008
    ..Careful selection thus is an effective way to avoid "documentary chaos," a phrase coined by Samuel C. Bradford referring to the angst felt when trying to keep up to date with the information explosion...
  5. ncbi Early death due to severe organophosphate poisoning is a centrally mediated process
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:295-8. 2003
    ..To distinguish whether early death from severe organophosphate (OP) poisoning with dichlorvos is mediated through peripheral or central nervous system (CNS) actions...
  6. ncbi Diazepam inhibits organophosphate-induced central respiratory depression
    Eric W Dickson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1303-6. 2003
    ..However, the exact mechanism of OP-induced CRD is unknown. In these studies, the authors investigated the hypothesis that OP-induced CRD is the result of overstimulation of CNS respiratory centers...
  7. ncbi Diphenhydramine as a protective agent in a rat model of acute, lethal organophosphate poisoning
    Steven B Bird
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:1369-72. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of diphenhydramine chloride (DPH) on mortality in a rat model of acute, severe organophosphate poisoning (OP)...
  8. ncbi Multiple centrally acting antidotes protect against severe organophosphate toxicity
    Marco L A Sivilotti
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 13:359-64. 2006
    ..Diazepam is known to supplement atropine therapy, but its specific mechanism of action is uncertain...
  9. doi Productivity and career paths of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine research grant awards
    Kelly D Young
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:560-6. 2008
    ..The objective was to assess productivity of previous recipients of Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) grant awards...

Research Grants2

  1. fMRI Assessment of Organophosphate Neurotoxicity
    Steven Bird; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Bird with the facilities, equipment and expertise necessary to achieve the goals set forth in this proposal. ..
  2. Use of an Organophosphorus (OP) Hydrolase for Acute OP Poisoning
    Steven Bird; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our central hypothesis is that OpdA is safe and improves survival after poisoning with parathion. ..