Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 What is the effect of a decision aid in potentially vulnerable parents? Insights from the head CT choice randomized trial 2020
2020 Shared Decision Making for Syncope in the Emergency Department: A Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trial 2020
2020 Shared Decision Making in Patients With Suspected Uncomplicated Ureterolithiasis: A Decision Aid Development Study 2020
2019 Evaluation of emergency department derived delirium prediction models using a hospital-wide cohort 2019
2019 Quality Is Not the only Part of the Emergency Department-Based Intensive Care Unit Value Equation 2019
2019 User-centred clinical decision support to implement emergency department-initiated buprenorphine for opioid use disorder: Protocol for the pragmatic group randomised EMBED trial 2019
2019 Developing a Conversation Aid to Support Shared Decision Making: Reflections on Designing Anticoagulation Choice 2019
2019 Increasing Trends in the Use of Hospital Observation Services for Older Medicare Advantage and Privately Insured Patients 2019
2019 Computerized clinical decision support system for emergency department–initiated buprenorphine for opioid use disorder: User-centered design 2019
2019 Predictors of linkage to care for a nontargeted emergency department hepatitis C screening program 2019
2018 Factors Associated With Patient Involvement in Emergency Care Decisions: A Secondary Analysis of the Chest Pain Choice Multicenter Randomized Trial 2018
2018 Effect of the Head Computed Tomography Choice Decision Aid in Parents of Children With Minor Head Trauma: A Cluster Randomized Trial 2018
2018 With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility 2018
2018 Development of a Patient Decision Aid for Syncope in the Emergency Department: the SynDA Tool 2018
2018 Improving perceptions of empathy in patients undergoing low-yield computerized tomographic imaging in the emergency department 2018
2018 Access to primary care and computed tomography use in the emergency department 2018
2018 Impact of a Shared Decision Making Intervention on Health Care Utilization: A Secondary Analysis of the Chest Pain Choice Multicenter Randomized Trial 2018
2018 Performance of Coronary Risk Scores Among Patients With Chest Pain in the Emergency Department 2018
2018 Shared Decision-Making as the Future of Emergency Cardiology 2018
2018 Effectiveness of a Decision Aid in Potentially Vulnerable Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the Chest Pain Choice Multicenter Randomized Trial 2018
2018 Trends in opioid use in commercially insured and Medicare Advantage populations in 2007-16: Retrospective cohort study 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 2016 2017
2017 Patient centred diagnosis: sharing diagnostic decisions with patients in clinical practice 2017
2017 Shared Decisionmaking in the Emergency Department: A Guiding Framework for Clinicians 2017
2017 How Do We Balance the Long-Term Health of a Patient With the Short-Term Risk to the Physician? 2017
2017 Tablet-Based Patient-Centered Decision Support for Minor Head Injury in the Emergency Department: Pilot Study. 2017
2017 Further Evaluation of Factors That May Predict Biphasic Reactions in Emergency Department Anaphylaxis Patients 2017
2017 Increased computed tomography utilization in the Emergency Department and Its Association with Hospital Admission 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 Department 2017
2017 Observation Status or Inpatient Admission: Impact of Patient Disposition on Outcomes and Utilization Among Emergency Department Patients With Chest Pain 2017
2017 Does gender bias in cardiac stress testing still exist? A videographic analysis nested in a randomized controlled trial 2017
2017 Trends, characteristics, and incidence of anaphylaxis in 2001-2010: A population-based study 2017
2016 Adapting Conceptual Frameworks for Patient Engagement in Emergency Department Research 2016
2016 Development and Testing of Shared Decision Making Interventions for Use in Emergency Care: A Research Agenda 2016
2016 Funding Research in Emergency Department Shared Decision Making: A Summary of the 2016 Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference Panel Discussion 2016
2016 Rate of recurrent anaphylaxis and associated risk factors among Olmsted County, Minnesota, residents: A population-based study 2016
2016 State of the Science: Tools and Measurement for Shared Decision Making 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, LA 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 Report 2016
2016 What Is Shared Decision Making? (and What It Is Not) 2016
2016 Epinephrine Autoinjector Prescribing Trends: An Outpatient Population-Based Study in Olmsted County, Minnesota 2016
2016 PCI Choice Decision Aid for Stable Coronary Artery Disease: A Randomized Trial 2016
2016 Pilot Study of Kano “Attractive Quality” Techniques to Identify Change in Emergency Department Patient Experience 2016
2016 A Comparison of Chest Compression Quality Delivered During On-Scene and Ground Transport Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. 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 Analysis 2016
2016 Clinical judgment is not passé when it comes to identifying patients with acute myocardial infarction 2016
2016 Incidence of adverse events in paediatric procedural sedation in the emergency department: A systematic review and meta-analysis 2016
2016 Patient-centered Outcomes Research in Emergency Care: Opportunities, Challenges, and Future Directions 2016
2016 Comparison of management and outcomes of ED patients with acute decompensated heart failure between the Canadian and United States’ settings 2016
2016 Appropriateness of epinephrine use in ED patients with anaphylaxis 2016
2016 Shared decision making in patients with low risk chest pain: Prospective randomized pragmatic trial 2016
2015 Failure to obtain computed tomography imaging in head trauma: A review of relevant case law 2015
2015 Understanding overuse of computed tomography for minor head injury in the emergency department: A triangulated qualitative study 2015
2015 Part 7: Adult advanced cardiovascular life support: 2015 American Heart Association guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care 2015
2015 Predicting risk of endocarditis using a clinical tool (PREDICT): Scoring system to guide use of echocardiography in the management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia 2015
2015 Shared Decision-making in the Emergency Department: Respecting Patient Autonomy When Seconds Count 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 department 2015
2015 Back to the Bedside: Developing a Bedside Aid for Concussion and Brain Injury Decisions in the Emergency Department. 2015
2015 Epinephrine in anaphylaxis: Higher risk of cardiovascular complications and overdose after administration of intravenous bolus epinephrine compared with intramuscular epinephrine 2015
2015 External validation of the Ottawa subarachnoid hemorrhage clinical decision rule in patients with acute headache 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 resuscitation 2015
2015 Medically unnecessary advanced diagnostic imaging and shared decision-making in the emergency department: Opportunities for future research 2015
2015 Recurrent ventricular fibrillation: Experience with first responders prior to advanced life support interventions 2015
2015 Success of elective cholecystectomy treatment plans after emergency department visit 2015
2015 Time of Onset and Predictors of Biphasic Anaphylactic Reactions: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis 2015
2015 Validation of a decision rule for selective TSH screening in atrial fibrillation 2015
2014 Genders of patients and clinicians and their effect on shared decision making: A participant-level meta-analysis 2014
2014 Effectiveness of the head CT choice decision aid in parents of children with minor head trauma: Study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial 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 trial 2014
2014 Trends in computed tomography utilization rates: A longitudinal practice-based study 2014
2014 Peering into the black box: A meta-analysis of how clinicians use decision aids during clinical encounters 2014
2014 Electronic medical records and physician stress in primary care: Results from the MEMO Study 2014
2014 Shared decision making in atrial fibrillation where we are and where we should be going 2014
2014 An observational study of emergency department utilization among enrollees of Minnesota Health Care Programs: Financial and non-financial barriers have different associations 2014
2014 Derivation and validation of a simple calculator to predict home discharge after surgery 2014
2014 Development and validation of the emergency department assessment of chest pain score and 2h accelerated diagnostic protocol 2014
2014 A Multifaceted Intervention for Patients With Anaphylaxis Increases Epinephrine Use in Adult Emergency Department 2014
2014 Compassion fatigue is similar in emergency medicine residents compared to other medical and surgical specialties 2014
2014 Derivation of a risk scale and quantification of risk factors for serious adverse events in adult emergency department syncope patients 2014
2014 Impact of sociodemographic patient characteristics on the efficacy of decision aids a patient-level meta-analysis of 7 randomized trials 2014
2014 Implementation of shared decision making in cardiovascular care past, present, and future 2014
2014 Patient throughput benefits of triage liaison providers are lost in a resource-neutral model: A prospective trial 2014
2014 Predictors of Biphasic Reactions in the Emergency Department for Patients With Anaphylaxis 2014
2014 Research priorities for the influence of gender on diagnostic imaging choices in the emergency department setting 2014
2014 Ultrasound evaluation of appendicitis: Importance of the 3 × 2 table for outcome reporting 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 ED 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 survey 2013
2013 Antihypertensive medication use is associated with increased organ system involvement and hospitalization in emergency department patients with anaphylaxis 2013
2013 Outcomes in Canadian Emergency Department syncope patients-are we doing a good job? 2013
2012 Shared Decision Making in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease: PCI Choice 2012
2012 A risk prediction index for amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis in adults with congenital heart disease 2012
2012 Effect of a physician assistant as triage liaison provider on patient throughput in an academic emergency department 2012
2012 Transforming the Emergency Department Observation Unit. A Look Into the Future 2012
2012 Engaging patients in health care decisions in the emergency department through shared decision-making: A systematic review 2012
2012 Evaluation of patients with possible cardiac chest pain: A way out of the jungle 2012
2012 External validation of the Glasgow-Blatchford bleeding score and the Rockall score in the US setting 2012
2012 Decision Aid for Chest Pain in ED Engages Patients 2012
2012 The chest pain choice decision aid: A randomized trial 2012
2012 Automated external defibrillation 2012
2012 What is the role of chest compression depth during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation? 2012
2012 Defining abnormal electrocardiography in adult emergency department syncope patients: The Ottawa Electrocardiographic Criteria 2012
2012 Development of a clinical prediction rule for 30-day cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome 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 syndrome 2012
2011 Increasing AED use by lay responders: Implementation challenges and opportunities for knowledge translation 2011
2011 Critical pathways for post-emergency outpatient diagnosis and treatment: Tools to improve the value of emergency care 2011
2011 Performance of a rectilinear biphasic waveform in defibrillation of presenting and recurrent ventricular fibrillation: A prospective multicenter study 2011
2011 Epidemiology of suspected wrist joint infection versus inflammation 2011
2010 Part 8: Adult advanced cardiovascular life support: 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2010
2010 Part 6: Defibrillation: 2010 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations. 2010
2010 Diagnostic accuracy of the TIMI risk score in patients with chest pain in the emergency department: A meta-analysis 2010
2010 The Chest Pain Choice trial: A pilot randomized trial of a decision aid for patients with chest pain in the emergency department 2010
2010 Optimizing survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: Clinical review 2010
2010 Prospective validation of a modified thrombolysis in myocardial infarction risk score in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome 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 Million 2010
2010 Accuracy and quality of clinical decision rules for syncope in the emergency department: A systematic review and meta-analysis 2010
2010 Derivation of a clinical decision rule for chest radiography in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome 2010
2010 External validation of the San Francisco syncope rule in the Canadian setting 2010
2010 Sex differences in clinical presentation, management and outcome in emergency department patients with chest pain 2010
2010 The "good" dean's Letter 2010
2009 Ventricular fibrillation in Rochester, Minnesota: Experience over 18 years 2009
2008 A high peak current 150-J fixed-energy defibrillation protocol treats recurrent ventricular fibrillation (VF) as effectively as initial VF 2008
2008 Septic thrombophlebitis with acute osteomyelitis in adolescent children: a report of two cases and review of the literature. 2008
2008 A study to derive a clinical decision rule for triage of emergency department patients with chest pain: Design and methodology 2008
2008 Increased prevalence of sustained return of spontaneous circulation following transition to biphasic waveform defibrillation 2008
2008 Diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department setting: A systematic review 2008
2007 Development of the Capacity Necessary to Perform and Promote Knowledge Translation Research in Emergency Medicine 2007
2007 Knowledge Translation Consensus Conference: Research Methods 2007
2007 Assessment of a three-phase model of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with ventricular fibrillation 2007
2007 Epidemiology, trends, and outcome of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest of non-cardiac origin 2007
2006 Arrhythmias in the office 2006
2006 Clinical policy: Critical issues in the evaluation and management of adult patients with asymptomatic hypertension in the emergency department 2006
2006 Defibrillator and dispatch center clock synchronization is essential for time-sensitive treatment of cardiac arrest [4] 2006
2005 Ventricular fibrillation is not provoked by chest compression during post-shock organized rhythms in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicine 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicine 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicine 2005
2005 Images in emergency medicine 2005
2005 Survival of a neurologically intact patient with subarachnoid hemorrhage and cardiopulmonary arrest 2005
2004 Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with cardiac amyloidosis: Presenting rhythms, management and outcomes in four patients 2004
2004 Recurrent ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest after defibrillation by police and firefighters: implications for automated external defibrillator users. 2004

Chapter

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

Principal Investigator On

  • EMBED: Pragmatic Trial of User-Centered Clinical Decision Support to Implement EMergency Department-Initiated BuprenorphinE for Opioid Use Disorder  awarded by Yale University 2019 - 2023
  • Initiating Medication Assisted Treatment of Opioid Addiction in the Emergency Department: The ED MAT Protocol  awarded by Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration 2019 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by Gilead Sciences 2018 - 2021
  • Emergency Medical Service for Children Network Development  awarded by University of California, Davis 2019 - 2020
  • Implementation of a Shared Decision Making Intervention in Practice: The Chest Pain Choice Pathway  awarded by PATIENT CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2018 - 2020
  • Using Short Stay Units (SSU) Instead of Routine Admission to Improve Patient Centered Health Outcomes for Acute Heart Failure (AHF) Patients  awarded by Indiana University 2019 - 2020
  • The Life STORRIED Study: Life Stories For Opioid Risk Reduction In The Emergency Department (ED)  awarded by University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2018 - 2019
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Brain Injury Treatment Trial (HOBIT)  awarded by Oregon Health & Science University 2017 - 2019
  • Embed: Pragmatic Trial Of User-Centered Clinical Decision Support To Implement Emergency Department-Initiated Buprenorphine For Opioid Use Disorder  awarded by Yale University 2018 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by Gilead Sciences 2018
  • Facilitating HIV/AIDS and HIV Testing Literacy for Emergency Department Patients  awarded by RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL - NEW 2018
  • 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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  • 205-934-9155