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Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Developing a Conversation Aid to Support Shared Decision Making: Reflections on Designing Anticoagulation ChoiceMayo Clinic Proceedings.  94:686-696. 2019
2019 Increasing Trends in the Use of Hospital Observation Services for Older Medicare Advantage and Privately Insured PatientsMedical care review.  76:229-239. 2019
2019 Computerized Clinical Decision Support System for Emergency Department-Initiated Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder: User-Centered Design.JMIR Human Factors.  6:e13121. 2019
2018 Factors Associated With Patient Involvement in Emergency Care Decisions: A Secondary Analysis of the Chest Pain Choice Multicenter Randomized TrialAcademic Emergency Medicine.  25:1107-1117. 2018
2018 With Great Power Comes Great ResponsibilityAcademic Emergency Medicine.  25:804-806. 2018
2018 Development of a Patient Decision Aid for Syncope in the Emergency Department: the SynDA ToolAcademic Emergency Medicine.  25:425-433. 2018
2018 Improving perceptions of empathy in patients undergoing low-yield computerized tomographic imaging in the emergency departmentPatient Education and Counseling.  101:717-722. 2018
2018 Access to primary care and computed tomography use in the emergency departmentBMC Health Services Research.  18. 2018
2018 Impact of a Shared Decision Making Intervention on Health Care Utilization: A Secondary Analysis of the Chest Pain Choice Multicenter Randomized TrialAcademic Emergency Medicine.  25:293-300. 2018
2018 Performance of Coronary Risk Scores Among Patients With Chest Pain in the Emergency DepartmentJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  71:606-616. 2018
2018 Shared Decision-Making as the Future of Emergency CardiologyCanadian Journal of Cardiology.  34:117-124. 2018
2018 Effectiveness of a Decision Aid in Potentially Vulnerable Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the Chest Pain Choice Multicenter Randomized TrialMedical Decision Making.  38:69-78. 2018
2018 Trends in opioid use in commercially insured and Medicare Advantage populations in 2007-16: Retrospective cohort studyBMJ.  362. 2018
2017 Improving trend in ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular tachycardia out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Rochester, Minnesota: A 26-year observational study from 1991 to 2016Resuscitation.  120:31-37. 2017
2017 Patient centred diagnosis: sharing diagnostic decisions with patients in clinical practiceBMJ.  359:j4218. 2017
2017 Shared Decisionmaking in the Emergency Department: A Guiding Framework for CliniciansAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  70:688-695. 2017
2017 How Do We Balance the Long-Term Health of a Patient With the Short-Term Risk to the Physician?Journal of Emergency Medicine.  53:583-585. 2017
2017 Tablet-Based Patient-Centered Decision Support for Minor Head Injury in the Emergency Department: Pilot Study.JMIR mHealth and uHealth.  5:e144. 2017
2017 Further Evaluation of Factors That May Predict Biphasic Reactions in Emergency Department Anaphylaxis PatientsJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.  5:1295-1301. 2017
2017 Increased computed tomography utilization in the Emergency Department and Its Association with Hospital AdmissionWestern Journal of Emergency Medicine : Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health.  18:835-845. 2017
2017 Patient-Centered Decision Support: Formative Usability Evaluation of Integrated Clinical Decision Support With a Patient Decision Aid for Minor Head Injury in the Emergency DepartmentJournal of Medical Internet Research.  19. 2017
2017 Observation Status or Inpatient Admission: Impact of Patient Disposition on Outcomes and Utilization Among Emergency Department Patients With Chest PainAcademic Emergency Medicine.  24:152-160. 2017
2017 Does gender bias in cardiac stress testing still exist? A videographic analysis nested in a randomized controlled trialAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  35:29-35. 2017
2017 Trends, characteristics, and incidence of anaphylaxis in 2001-2010: A population-based studyJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.  139:182-188.e2. 2017
2016 Adapting Conceptual Frameworks for Patient Engagement in Emergency Department ResearchAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1332-1336. 2016
2016 Development and Testing of Shared Decision Making Interventions for Use in Emergency Care: A Research AgendaAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1346-1353. 2016
2016 Funding Research in Emergency Department Shared Decision Making: A Summary of the 2016 Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference Panel DiscussionAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1340-1345. 2016
2016 Rate of recurrent anaphylaxis and associated risk factors among Olmsted County, Minnesota, residents: A population-based studyAnnals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.  117:655-660.e2. 2016
2016 State of the Science: Tools and Measurement for Shared Decision MakingAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1325-1331. 2016
2016 The 2016 Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference, Shared Decision Making in the Emergency Department: Development of a Policy-relevant Patient-centered Research Agenda
May 10, 2016, New Orleans, LAAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1313-1319. 2016
2016 The 2016 Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference, “Shared Decision Making in the Emergency Department: Development of a Policy-relevant Patient-centered Research Agenda” Diagnostic Testing Breakout Session ReportAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1354-1361. 2016
2016 What Is Shared Decision Making? (and What It Is Not)Academic Emergency Medicine.  23:1320-1324. 2016
2016 Epinephrine Autoinjector Prescribing Trends: An Outpatient Population-Based Study in Olmsted County, MinnesotaJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.  4:1182-1186.e1. 2016
2016 PCI Choice Decision Aid for Stable Coronary Artery Disease: A Randomized TrialCirculation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  9:767-776. 2016
2016 Pilot Study of Kano “Attractive Quality” Techniques to Identify Change in Emergency Department Patient ExperienceAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  68:553-561. 2016
2016 A Comparison of Chest Compression Quality Delivered During On-Scene and Ground Transport Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.Western Journal of Emergency Medicine : Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health.  17:634-639. 2016
2016 Comparative Trends and Downstream Outcomes of Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography and Cardiac Stress Testing in Emergency Department Patients With Chest Pain: An Administrative Claims AnalysisAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:1022-1030. 2016
2016 Clinical judgment is not passé when it comes to identifying patients with acute myocardial infarctionEvidence Based Medicine.  21:117. 2016
2016 Incidence of adverse events in paediatric procedural sedation in the emergency department: A systematic review and meta-analysisBMJ Open.  6. 2016
2016 Patient-centered Outcomes Research in Emergency Care: Opportunities, Challenges, and Future DirectionsAcademic Emergency Medicine.  23:497-502. 2016
2016 Comparison of management and outcomes of ED patients with acute decompensated heart failure between the Canadian and United States’ settingsCanadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.  18:81-89. 2016
2016 Appropriateness of epinephrine use in ED patients with anaphylaxisAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  34:174-179. 2016
2016 Shared decision making in patients with low risk chest pain: Prospective randomized pragmatic trialBMJ.  355. 2016
2015 Failure to obtain computed tomography imaging in head trauma: A review of relevant case lawAcademic Emergency Medicine.  22:1493-1498. 2015
2015 Understanding overuse of computed tomography for minor head injury in the emergency department: A triangulated qualitative studyAcademic Emergency Medicine.  22:1474-1483. 2015
2015 Predicting risk of endocarditis using a clinical tool (PREDICT): Scoring system to guide use of echocardiography in the management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremiaClinical Infectious Diseases.  61:18-28. 2015
2015 Shared Decision-making in the Emergency Department: Respecting Patient Autonomy When Seconds CountAcademic Emergency Medicine.  22:856-864. 2015
2015 Accuracy of 'my gut feeling:' comparing system 1 to system 2 decision-making for acuity prediction, disposition and diagnosis in an academic emergency departmentWestern Journal of Emergency Medicine : Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health.  16:653-657. 2015
2015 Back to the Bedside: Developing a Bedside Aid for Concussion and Brain Injury Decisions in the Emergency Department.eGEMs.  3:1136. 2015
2015 Epinephrine in anaphylaxis: Higher risk of cardiovascular complications and overdose after administration of intravenous bolus epinephrine compared with intramuscular epinephrineJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.  3:76-80. 2015
2015 External validation of the Ottawa subarachnoid hemorrhage clinical decision rule in patients with acute headacheAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  33:244-249. 2015
2015 Lost in translation: Physician understanding and communication of risk to patients with possible acute coronary syndrome is unacceptable and in dire need of resuscitationAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  66:23-24. 2015
2015 Medically unnecessary advanced diagnostic imaging and shared decision-making in the emergency department: Opportunities for future researchAcademic Emergency Medicine.  22:475-477. 2015
2015 Part 7: Adult advanced cardiovascular life support: 2015 American Heart Association guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular careCirculation.  132:S444-S464. 2015
2015 Recurrent ventricular fibrillation: Experience with first responders prior to advanced life support interventionsResuscitation.  88:138-142. 2015
2015 Success of elective cholecystectomy treatment plans after emergency department visitJournal of Surgical Research.  193:95-101. 2015
2015 Time of Onset and Predictors of Biphasic Anaphylactic Reactions: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysisJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.  3:408-416.e2. 2015
2015 Validation of a decision rule for selective TSH screening in atrial fibrillationWestern Journal of Emergency Medicine : Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health.  16:195-202. 2015
2014 Genders of patients and clinicians and their effect on shared decision making: A participant-level meta-analysisBMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making.  14. 2014
2014 Effectiveness of the head CT choice decision aid in parents of children with minor head trauma: Study protocol for a multicenter randomized trialTrials.  15. 2014
2014 Effectiveness of the chest pain choice decision aid in emergency department patients with low-risk chest pain: Study protocol for a multicenter randomized trialTrials.  15. 2014
2014 Trends in computed tomography utilization rates: A longitudinal practice-based studyJournal of Patient Safety.  10:52-58. 2014
2014 Peering into the black box: A meta-analysis of how clinicians use decision aids during clinical encountersImplementation Science.  9. 2014
2014 Electronic medical records and physician stress in primary care: Results from the MEMO StudyJournal of the American Medical Informatics Association.  21. 2014
2014 Shared decision making in atrial fibrillation where we are and where we should be goingCirculation.  129:704-710. 2014
2014 An observational study of emergency department utilization among enrollees of Minnesota Health Care Programs: Financial and non-financial barriers have different associationsBMC Health Services Research.  14. 2014
2014 Derivation and validation of a simple calculator to predict home discharge after surgeryJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  218:226-236. 2014
2014 Development and validation of the emergency department assessment of chest pain score and 2h accelerated diagnostic protocolEmergency Medicine Australasia.  26:34-44. 2014
2014 A Multifaceted Intervention for Patients With Anaphylaxis Increases Epinephrine Use in Adult Emergency DepartmentJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.  2:294-299.e1. 2014
2014 Compassion fatigue is similar in emergency medicine residents compared to other medical and surgical specialtiesWestern Journal of Emergency Medicine : Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health.  15:629-635. 2014
2014 Derivation of a risk scale and quantification of risk factors for serious adverse events in adult emergency department syncope patientsCanadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.  16:120-130. 2014
2014 Impact of sociodemographic patient characteristics on the efficacy of decision aids a patient-level meta-analysis of 7 randomized trialsCirculation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  7:360-367. 2014
2014 Implementation of shared decision making in cardiovascular care past, present, and futureCirculation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  7:797-803. 2014
2014 Patient throughput benefits of triage liaison providers are lost in a resource-neutral model: A prospective trialAcademic Emergency Medicine.  21:794-798. 2014
2014 Predictors of Biphasic Reactions in the Emergency Department for Patients With AnaphylaxisJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.  2:281-287. 2014
2014 Research priorities for the influence of gender on diagnostic imaging choices in the emergency department settingAcademic Emergency Medicine.  21:1431-1437. 2014
2014 Ultrasound evaluation of appendicitis: Importance of the 3 × 2 table for outcome reportingAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  32:346-348. 2014
2013 "Sick" or "not-sick": Accuracy of System 1 diagnostic reasoning for the prediction of disposition and acuity in patients presenting to an academic EDAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  31:1448-1452. 2013
2013 What is an acceptable risk of major adverse cardiac event in chest pain patients soon after discharge from the Emergency Department? A clinical surveyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  166:752-754. 2013
2013 Antihypertensive medication use is associated with increased organ system involvement and hospitalization in emergency department patients with anaphylaxisJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.  131:1103-1108. 2013
2013 Outcomes in Canadian Emergency Department syncope patients-are we doing a good job?Journal of Emergency Medicine.  44:321-328. 2013
2012 Shared Decision Making in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease: PCI ChoicePLoS ONE.  7. 2012
2012 A risk prediction index for amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis in adults with congenital heart diseaseJournal of Thyroid Research.  2012. 2012
2012 Effect of a physician assistant as triage liaison provider on patient throughput in an academic emergency departmentAcademic Emergency Medicine.  19:1235-1241. 2012
2012 Transforming the Emergency Department Observation Unit. A Look Into the FutureCardiology Clinics.  30:501-521. 2012
2012 Engaging patients in health care decisions in the emergency department through shared decision-making: A systematic reviewAcademic Emergency Medicine.  19:959-967. 2012
2012 Defining abnormal electrocardiography in adult emergency department syncope patients: The Ottawa Electrocardiographic CriteriaCanadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.  14:248-258. 2012
2012 Evaluation of patients with possible cardiac chest pain: A way out of the jungleJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  59:2099-2100. 2012
2012 External validation of the Glasgow-Blatchford bleeding score and the Rockall score in the US settingAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  30:673-679. 2012
2012 Decision Aid for Chest Pain in ED Engages PatientsEmergency Medicine -New York-.  44. 2012
2012 The chest pain choice decision aid: A randomized trialCirculation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  5:251-259. 2012
2012 Automated external defibrillationCritical Care Clinics.  28:143-153. 2012
2012 What is the role of chest compression depth during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation?Critical Care Medicine.  40:1192-1198. 2012
2012 Development of a clinical prediction rule for 30-day cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndromeAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  59. 2012
2012 Failure of prospective validation and derivation of a refined clinical decision rule for chest radiography in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndromeAcademic Emergency Medicine.  19:1004-1010. 2012
2011 Increasing AED use by lay responders: Implementation challenges and opportunities for knowledge translationResuscitation.  82:967-968. 2011
2011 Critical pathways for post-emergency outpatient diagnosis and treatment: Tools to improve the value of emergency careAcademic Emergency Medicine.  18. 2011
2011 Performance of a rectilinear biphasic waveform in defibrillation of presenting and recurrent ventricular fibrillation: A prospective multicenter studyResuscitation.  82:685-689. 2011
2011 Epidemiology of suspected wrist joint infection versus inflammationJournal of Hand Surgery (American Volume).  36:469-474. 2011
2010 Part 8: Adult advanced cardiovascular life support: 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular CareCirculation.  122. 2010
2010 Part 6: Defibrillation: 2010 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations.Circulation.  122:S325-S337. 2010
2010 Diagnostic accuracy of the TIMI risk score in patients with chest pain in the emergency department: A meta-analysisCMAJ.  182:1039-1044. 2010
2010 The Chest Pain Choice trial: A pilot randomized trial of a decision aid for patients with chest pain in the emergency departmentTrials.  11. 2010
2010 Optimizing survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: Clinical reviewJournal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology.  21:590-595. 2010
2010 Prospective validation of a modified thrombolysis in myocardial infarction risk score in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndromeAcademic Emergency Medicine.  17:368-375. 2010
2010 Survival After Application of Automatic External Defibrillators Before Arrival of the Emergency Medical System. Evaluation in the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Population of 21 MillionJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  55:1713-1720. 2010
2010 Accuracy and quality of clinical decision rules for syncope in the emergency department: A systematic review and meta-analysisAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  56. 2010
2010 Derivation of a clinical decision rule for chest radiography in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndromeCanadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.  12:128-134. 2010
2010 External validation of the San Francisco syncope rule in the Canadian settingAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  55:464-472. 2010
2010 Sex differences in clinical presentation, management and outcome in emergency department patients with chest painCanadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.  12:405-413. 2010
2010 The "good" dean's LetterAcademic Medicine.  85:1705-1708. 2010
2009 Ventricular fibrillation in Rochester, Minnesota: Experience over 18 yearsResuscitation.  80:1253-1258. 2009
2008 A high peak current 150-J fixed-energy defibrillation protocol treats recurrent ventricular fibrillation (VF) as effectively as initial VFResuscitation.  79:28-33. 2008
2008 Septic thrombophlebitis with acute osteomyelitis in adolescent children: a report of two cases and review of the literature.International Journal of Emergency Medicine.  1:155-159. 2008
2008 A study to derive a clinical decision rule for triage of emergency department patients with chest pain: Design and methodologyBMC Emergency Medicine.  8. 2008
2008 Increased prevalence of sustained return of spontaneous circulation following transition to biphasic waveform defibrillationResuscitation.  77:39-45. 2008
2008 Diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department setting: A systematic reviewCanadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.  10:373-382. 2008
2007 Development of the Capacity Necessary to Perform and Promote Knowledge Translation Research in Emergency MedicineAcademic Emergency Medicine.  14:978-983. 2007
2007 Knowledge Translation Consensus Conference: Research MethodsAcademic Emergency Medicine.  14:991-995. 2007
2007 Assessment of a three-phase model of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with ventricular fibrillationResuscitation.  73:229-235. 2007
2007 Epidemiology, trends, and outcome of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest of non-cardiac originResuscitation.  72:200-206. 2007
2006 Arrhythmias in the officeMedical Clinics of North America.  90:417-438. 2006
2006 Clinical policy: Critical issues in the evaluation and management of adult patients with asymptomatic hypertension in the emergency departmentAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  47:237-249. 2006
2006 Defibrillator and dispatch center clock synchronization is essential for time-sensitive treatment of cardiac arrest [4]Resuscitation.  68:435-436. 2006
2005 Ventricular fibrillation is not provoked by chest compression during post-shock organized rhythms in out-of-hospital cardiac arrestResuscitation.  66:7-11. 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicineAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  46. 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicineAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  46. 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicineAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  46. 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicineAnnals of Emergency Medicine.  46. 2005
2005 Survival of a neurologically intact patient with subarachnoid hemorrhage and cardiopulmonary arrestMayo Clinic Proceedings.  80:1073-1076. 2005
2004 Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with cardiac amyloidosis: Presenting rhythms, management and outcomes in four patientsResuscitation.  60:105-111. 2004
2004 Recurrent ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest after defibrillation by police and firefighters: implications for automated external defibrillator users.Critical Care Medicine.  32. 2004

Chapter

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2017 Bringing the patient voice into emergency care.  46-56. 2017

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2002
  • Mayo Clinic, Residency 2005
  • University of Ottawa, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2008
  • Mayo Clinic, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2006
  • Full Name

  • Erik Hess
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