Edward R Melnick

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Big vs. Small Data and the Generalizability of the Rate of CT Overuse in Minor Head Injury
    Edward R Melnick
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Acad Emerg Med . 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint CT overuse for mild traumatic brain injury
    Edward R Melnick
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:483-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Big vs. Small Data and the Generalizability of the Rate of CT Overuse in Minor Head Injury
    Edward R Melnick
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Acad Emerg Med . 2016
    ..sup>3 Specifically, overuse on the order of 1/3 is well-established for CT in ED patients with minor head injury. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  2. ncbi request reprint CT overuse for mild traumatic brain injury
    Edward R Melnick
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:483-9. 2012
    ..Yet, CT use is growing rapidly, potentially exposing patients to unnecessary ionizing radiation risk and costs. A study was conducted to quantify the overuse of CT in MTBI on the basis of current guideline recommendations...