12 oral abstracts and 17 ePosters from the BIDMC emergency department have been accepted to this year’s SAEM. We look forward to meeting our emergency medicine colleagues in San Diego on May 12-15. Our accepted SAEM research publications are below.


Oral Abstracts

Title 1st Author Other Authors
The Use of Sidestream Dark Field Imaging to Quantify Leukocyte Rolling and Adhesion Bjorn K. Fabian-Jessing Michael J. Massey, Michael R. Filbin, Peter C. Hou, Hans Kirkegaard, Henry E. Wang, Donald M. Yealy, John A. Kellum, Derek C. Angus, and Nathan I. Shapiro
Assessing The Added Value Of Inflammatory And Endothelial Biomarkers For Differentiating Infectious From Noninfectious Causes Of Abnormal Vital Signs Danielle E. Day Slava Kogan, Victor Novack, Leon D. Sanchez, Richard E. Wolfe, Nathan I. Shapiro, Daniel J. Henning.
Assessment of Post-Graduate Year Level and Unscheduled 72 Hour Return in the Emergency Department David T. Chiu Joshua Solano, Jonathan Fisher
National Board of Medical Examiners Advanced Clinical Examination 2014 Post-Examination Survey Results Emily Senecal Miller Jonathan Fisher and others
Initial Usage of the National Board of Medical Examiners Emergency Medicine Advanced Clinical Examination Emily Senecal Miller Jonathan Fisher and others
Changes in ED laboratory utilization impacts inpatient lab ordering practices Kathryn Volz Gary Horowitz, Daniel Henning, Leon Sanchez
Patient Complaints may be more Indicative of Physician Error than Physician Complaints Kiersten Gurley Shamai A Grossman, Richard E Wolfe, Jonathan Edlow, Jonathan Burstein
Time to Epinephrine and Mortality Following Pediatric In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Lars W. Andersen Katherine Berg,Brian Z. Saindon , Joseph M. Massaro , Tia T. Raymond, Robert A. Berg, Vinay M. Nadkarni, and Michael W. Donnino
How accurate are emergency physicians and nurses in assessing delirium motoric subtypes and delirium superimposed on dementia? Maura Kennedy Sarah P. Tadiri, Richard A. Enander, Richard E. Wolfe, Edward R. Marcantonio Nathan I. Shapiro
Thiamine as a Metabolic Resuscitator in Septic Shock – a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Pilot Trial Michael W. Donnino Lars W. Andersen, Maureen Chase, Katherine M. Berg, Tyler Giberson, Howard Smithline, Mark Tidswell, Richard Wolfe , Michael N. Cocchi
Long term impact of an Emergency Department Cellulitis Pathway on Admission Rates, Length of Stay and Bouncebacks Robert D. McArthur Maura Kennedy, Steven Lampert, Maile Blackburn, Gregory J. Lopez, Kathleen C. Grueter, Howard S. Gold, David S. Yassa, Richard E. Wolfe, Carrie D. Tibbles
Ubiquinol (Reduced Coenzyme Q0) in Patients with Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock – a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Pilot Trial Michael W. Donnino Sharri J. Mortensen, Lars W. Andersen, Maureen Chase, Katherine M. Berg, Julia Balkema, Jeejabai Radhakrishnan , Raúl J. Gazmuri, Xiaowen Liu, Michael N. Cocchi


Use of Simulation in Resident Evaluation Using Emergency Medicine Milestones Ed Ullman David Schoenfeld, Carrie Tibbles, Jon Fisher
Utility of Procedural Sedation as a Marker for Quality Assurance in Emergency Medicine Elizabeth M. Foley Jonathan Burstein, Richard E. Wolfe, Jonathan A. Edlow, Shamai A. Grossman
The influence of didactic interview dates on residents matched at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Jason Lewis Nicole Dubosh, Carlo Rosen, Nicole Bagg, Maile Blackburn, Jonathan Fisher, Edward Ullman
The Potential Use of appendix ultrasound to reduce Abdominal CT Scanning Jeremy Carey Eric Stashko, Nathan I. Shapiro, Carrie D. Tibbles, Robin Levenson, Carlo L. Rosen
Are the Medical Student Emergency Medicine Milestones Taught and Assessed in Clerkships? Joseph House Nicole Dubosh, Todd Peterson, Sally Santeen, Nicholas Kman, Aimee Blagovich, Sorabh Khandelwal
Mitochondrial Function in Post-Cardiac Arrest Patients Mathias J. Holmberg Lars W. Andersen, Sophia Montissol, Meredith Hurley, Maureen Chase, Michael Cocchi, Michael Donnino, Xiaowen Liu
A Bayesian Interpretation of Cardiac Standstill in Cardiac Arrest Matthew Wong Beatrice Hoffmann
Can We Use Statins to Treat Acute Influenza? : Targeting the Host Inflammatory Response Maureen Chase Xiaowen Liu, Christopher Sulmonte, Julia lkema, Parth Patel, Michael Michalczyk, Mary MacDonald, Lars W. Andersen, Sharri J. Mortensen, David Toomey,   Michael N. Cocchi, Michael W. Donnino
Do Emergency Department Patients with Influenza have a Distinct Metabolomic Profile? Maureen Chase Xiaowen Liu, Lars Andersen, Julia lkema, Christopher Sulmonte, Michael N. Cocchi, Michael W. Donnino,
Hydrocortisone for the Treatment of Post-cardiac Arrest Shock:
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial
Michael Donnino Katherine Berg, Maureen Chase, Lars W. Andersen, Peter Zimetbaum, Donald Cutlip, Howard Smithline, Robert Sherwin, Parth Patel, and Michael Cocchi
The Effect of Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessments on Clinical Practice Michael Stoker Kathyrn Volz, Emily Kaplan, Leon Sanchez
Assessment of Medical Student Milestones in Emergency Medicine Using Case-Based Simulation Nicole Dubosh Leslie Bilello, Jonathan Fisher, Jason Lewis, David Schoenfeld, Edward Ullman
Fourth-Year Medical Students Do Not Perform a Focused Physical Exam During a Case-Based Simulation Scenario Nicole Dubosh Leslie Bilello, Jonathan Fisher, Jason Lewis, Edward Ullman
Improving the Utility of Ed Observation in Identifying an Etiology of Syncope Oren J Mechanic Daniel Willner, Ronald Lavoie, Richard E. Wolfe, Nathan I. Shapiro, Carrie Tibbles, Shamai A. Grossman
Analysis of State-Level Guidance on the Implementation of Crisis Standards of Care in Hospitals in the United States Ritu R. Sarin Mick Molloy, Gregory R. Ciottone
Utilizing the Boston Syncope Management Observation Pathway to reduce hospital admission and decrease adverse outcomes Ronald Lavoie Oren Mechanic, Daniel Willner, Richard E Wolfe, Nathan I Shapiro, Carrie Tibbles, Shamai A Grossman
A Novel ED Observation Pathway for DKA Decreases Length of Stay and Hospital Charges Terrance Lee Peter Smulowitz, Maura Kennedy, Gregory Lopez, Lihini Keenawinna, Maile Blackburn, Osama Hay, Richard Wolfe, Carrie Tibbles