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Browse the list below to catch up on the most recent faculty publications. For more information on our research, see the Emergency Medicine section on Northwestern Scholars.

  1. Klein MR, Leibowitz MK, Fant AL  Evidence-Informed Emergency Medicine Career Advising.  AEM Educ Train  2024 Jun;8(3):e10969. pii:e10969
  2. Kannam A, Cowett A, Caruso K, Lau K, Allen K, Lank PM, McCarthy DM, Kim HS  Fentanyl test strip distribution acceptability and use among substance-related emergency department visits.  Acad Emerg Med  2024 May 06;. doi:10.1111/acem.14934
  3. Pruitt P, Castillo R, Rogers A, Prabhakaran S, Muschong K, Scudder M, McCarthy DM, Holl JL, Courtney DM, Borczuk P  et al.  External Validation of a Tool to Identify Low-Risk Patients With Isolated Subdural Hematoma and Preserved Consciousness.  Ann Emerg Med  2024 May;83(5):421-431. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2023.08.481
  4. Yeung SJ, Qdaisat A, Bischof JJ, Caterino JM, Kyriacou DN, Coyne Md C  A case series of adrenal insufficiency (likely due to hypophysitis) in cancer patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors.  Am J Emerg Med  2024 Apr 30;. pii:S0735-6757(24)00204-3
  5. Klein MR, Loke DE, Barsuk JH, Adler MD, McGaghie WC, Salzman DH  Twelve tips for developing simulation-based mastery learning clinical skills checklists.  Med Teach  2024 Apr 26;:1-6. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2024.2345270
  6. Dirr MA, Ahmed A, Schlessinger DI, Haq M, Shi V, Koza E, Ma M, Christensen RE, Ibrahim SA, Schmitt J  et al.  Rosacea Core Domain Set for Clinical Trials and Practice: A Consensus Statement.  JAMA Dermatol  2024 Apr 24;. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2024.0636
  7. McHugh MC, Muschong KM, Bradley SM, Lo AX  Perspectives from persons living with dementia and their caregivers on emergency department visits, care transitions, and outpatient follow-up: A qualitative study.  Acad Emerg Med  2024 Apr 08;. doi:10.1111/acem.14898
  8. Serina PT, Xu C, Baird J, Wang HE, Donnelly JP, Amanullah S, Lo AX  Emergency department resource utilization among nursing home residents, a National Cross-Sectional Study.  Am J Emerg Med  2024 Apr;78:76-80. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2024.01.008
  9. Tran SD, Lin J, Galvez C, Rasmussen LV, Pacheco J, Perottino GM, Rahbari KJ, Miller CD, John JD, Theros J  et al.  Rapid identification of inflammatory arthritis and associated adverse events following immune checkpoint therapy: a machine learning approach.  Front Immunol  2024;15:1331959. pii:1331959
  10. Klein MR, Quarles AR, Fant AL  Help Me Help You: How to Request a Letter of Recommendation.  South Med J  2024 Feb;117(2):106-107. doi:10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001647
  11. Rundle AG, Crowe RP, Wang HE, Beard JR, Lo AX  A National Study on the Comparative Burden of Pedestrian Injuries from Falls Relative to Pedestrian Injuries from Motor Vehicle Collisions.  J Urban Health  2024 Feb;101(1):181-192. doi:10.1007/s11524-023-00815-x
  12. Wolf LA, Lo AX, Serina P, Chary A, Sri-On J, Shankar K, Sano E, Liu SW  Frailty assessment tools in the emergency department: A geriatric emergency department guidelines 2.0 scoping review.  J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open  2024 Feb;5(1):e13084. pii:e13084
  13. Miller A, Carney B, Shah S, Chen HW, Gougol A, Borhani A, Bataller R, Malik S, Rachakonda V  Liver surface nodularity and ascites are associated with mortality risk in acute alcohol-associated hepatitis.  Alcohol Clin Exp Res (Hoboken)  2024 Feb;48(2):273-282. doi:10.1111/acer.15248
  14. Won D, Workman C, Walker J, Zordani E, Bajaj P, Chen Z, Asthana S, Liu T, Christopher Malaisrie S, McCarthy DM  et al.  When the economy falters, hearts suffer: Economic recessions as a social determinant of health in cardiovascular emergencies.  Am J Emerg Med  2024 Feb;76:155-163. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2023.11.036
  15. Lo AX, Wadley VG, Brown CJ, Long DL, Crowe M, Howard VJ, Kennedy RE  Life-Space Mobility: Normative Values From a National Cohort of U.S. Older Adults.  J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci  2024 Feb 01;79(2). pii:glad176
  16. Reyes-Gibby CC, Caterino JM, Coyne CJ, Kyriacou DN, Qdaisat A, McQuade J, Owen DH, Bischof JJ, Shete S, Yeung SJ  Immune-related adverse event in the emergency department: methodology of the immune-related emergency disposition index (IrEDi).  Emerg Cancer Care  2024;3(1). pii:1
  17. Patel D, Bailitz J, Ymson S, Neichin J, Peksa GD, Gottlieb M  Diagnostic accuracy of real-time ultrasound for detecting pulmonary edema by lung region.  Am J Emerg Med  2024 Jan;75:181-182. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2023.07.005
  18. Jiang Y, Xu Y, Zhu C, Xu G, Xu L, Rao Z, Zhou L, Jiang P, Malik S, Fang J  et al.  STAT3 palmitoylation initiates a positive feedback loop that promotes the malignancy of hepatocellular carcinoma cells in mice.  Sci Signal  2023 Dec 05;16(814):eadd2282. doi:10.1126/scisignal.add2282
  19. Li-Sauerwine S, Weygandt PL, Smylie L, Williamson K, Burns W, Ordonez E, Hartman ND, Chung AS, Ketterer AR, Jordan J  The more things change the more they stay the same: Factors influencing emergency medicine residency selection in the virtual era.  AEM Educ Train  2023 Dec;7(6):e10921. pii:e10921
  20. Fant A  Whose Note Is It Anyway?  Ann Emerg Med  2023 Dec;82(6):718-719. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2023.10.001
  21. McNulty MC, Stanford KA, Eller D, Sha BE, Purim-Shem-Tov Y, Kishen E, Glick N, Hunt B, Lin JY, Maheswaran A  et al.  Concurrent Testing for COVID-19 and HIV Infection at 6 High-Volume Emergency Departments in a Priority Jurisdiction for Ending the HIV Epidemic in the United States.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr  2023 Dec 01;94(4):364-370. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000003287
  22. Goldberg EM, Dresden SM, Carpenter CR  Clin-STAR corner: Practice changing advances in prescribing for geriatric emergency department patients.  J Am Geriatr Soc  2023 Dec;71(12):3686-3691. doi:10.1111/jgs.18619
  23. Rundle AG, Crowe RP, Wang HE, Lo AX  Correction: A methodology for the public health surveillance and epidemiologic analysis of outdoor falls that require an emergency medical services response.  Inj Epidemiol  2023 Nov 03;10(1):56. pii:56
  24. Dresden SM  Optimizing the Care of Persons Living with Dementia in the Emergency Department.  Clin Geriatr Med  2023 Nov;39(4):599-617. doi:10.1016/j.cger.2023.06.004
  25. Trueger NS, Aly E, Haneuse S, Huang E, Berkwits M  Randomized Clinical Trial Visual Abstract Display and Social Media-Driven Website Traffic.  JAMA  2023 Oct 24;330(16):1583-1585. doi:10.1001/jama.2023.16839
  26. Huang J, Neill L, Wittbrodt M, Melnick D, Klug M, Thompson M, Bailitz J, Loftus T, Malik S, Phull A  et al.  Generative Artificial Intelligence for Chest Radiograph Interpretation in the Emergency Department.  JAMA Netw Open  2023 Oct 02;6(10):e2336100. pii:e2336100
  27. Gottlieb M, Patel D, Kayarian F, Peksa GD, Bailitz J  Effect of pleural depth and width on the accuracy of lung ultrasound for detecting pulmonary edema.  Am J Emerg Med  2023 Oct;72:210-212. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2023.08.003
  28. Vaidya R, Unger JM, Qian L, Minichiello K, Herbst RS, Gandara DR, Neal JW, Leal TA, Patel JD, Dragnev KH  et al.  Representativeness of Patients Enrolled in the Lung Cancer Master Protocol (Lung-MAP).  JCO Precis Oncol  2023 Sep;7:e2300218. pii:e2300218
  29. Lee S, Cavalier FR, Hayes JM, Doering M, Lo AX, Khoujah D, Howard MA, de Wit K, Liu SW  Delirium, confusion, or altered mental status as a risk for abnormal head CT in older adults in the emergency department: A systematic review and meta-analysis.  Am J Emerg Med  2023 Sep;71:190-194. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2023.06.034
  30. Nam M, Yang W, Kim HS, Park J, Park G, Kim S, Song S, Ock CY, Wang VG, Chuang JH  et al.  Papillary thyroid cancer immune phenotypes via tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte spatial analysis.  Endocr Relat Cancer  2023 Sep 01;30(9). pii:e230110
  31. Rundle AG, Crowe RP, Wang HE, Beard JR, Lo AX  A National Study on the Comparative Burden of Pedestrian Injuries from Falls Relative to Pedestrian Injuries from Motor Vehicle Collisions.  Res Sq  2023 Aug 07;.
  32. Mehta CK, Chiu S, Hoel AW, Vassallo P, Whippo B, Andrei AC, Schmidt MJ, Pham DT, Johnston DR, Churyla A  et al.  Implementation of a direct-to-operating room aortic emergency transfer program: Expedited management of type A aortic dissection.  Am J Emerg Med  2023 Aug;70:113-118. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2023.05.036
  33. Gottlieb M, Patel D, Viars M, Tsintolas J, Peksa GD, Bailitz J  Comparison of artificial intelligence versus real-time physician assessment of pulmonary edema with lung ultrasound.  Am J Emerg Med  2023 Aug;70:109-112. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2023.05.029
  34. Kim HS, Strickland KJ, Seitz AL, McCarthy DM  Patient Perspectives on Seeking Emergency Care for Acute Low Back Pain and Access to Physical Therapy in the Emergency Department.  Ann Emerg Med  2023 Aug;82(2):154-163. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2022.12.028
  35. Jiang Y, Xu Y, Zheng C, Ye L, Jiang P, Malik S, Xu G, Zhou Q, Zhang M  Acetyltransferase from Akkermansia muciniphila blunts colorectal tumourigenesis by reprogramming tumour microenvironment.  Gut  2023 Jul;72(7):1308-1318. doi:10.1136/gutjnl-2022-327853
  36. Sheng AY, Gottlieb M, Bautista JR, Trueger NS, Westafer LM, Gisondi MA  The role of emergency physicians in the fight against health misinformation: Implications for resident training.  AEM Educ Train  2023 Jun;7(Suppl 1):S48-S57. doi:10.1002/aet2.10877
  37. Royan R, Pendergrast TR, Woitowich NC, Trueger NS, Wooten L, Jain S, Arora VM  Physician and Biomedical Scientist Harassment on Social Media During the COVID-19 Pandemic.  JAMA Netw Open  2023 Jun 01;6(6):e2318315. pii:e2318315
  38. Gottlieb M, Regan L, Jordan J, Westrick J, Bailitz J  Education Value Units in Medical Education: A Scoping Review.  Acad Med  2023 Jun 01;98(6):743-750. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000005130
  39. Liu SW, Lee S, Hayes JM, Khoujah D, Lo AX, Doering M, de Wit K,   Head computed tomography findings in geriatric emergency department patients with delirium, altered mental status, and confusion: A systematic review.  Acad Emerg Med  2023 Jun;30(6):616-625. doi:10.1111/acem.14622
  40. Choo EK, Strehlow M, Del Rios M, Oral E, Pobee R, Nugent A, Lim S, Hext C, Newhall S, Ko D  et al.  Observational study of organisational responses of 17 US hospitals over the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic.  BMJ Open  2023 May 08;13(5):e067986. pii:e067986
  41. Kyriacou DN, Greenland P, Mansournia MA  Using Causal Diagrams for Biomedical Research.  Ann Emerg Med  2023 May;81(5):606-613. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2022.08.014
  42. Lin S, Zimmerman E, Datta S, Selby M, Chan T, Fant A  Curated collections for educators: Nine key articles and article series for teaching qualitative research methods.  AEM Educ Train  2023 Apr;7(2):e10862. pii:e10862
  43. Klein MR  All good things.  AEM Educ Train  2023 Apr;7(2):e10859. pii:e10859
  44. Hassan S, Mohammed TO, Malik S, Abouchaleh N, Elston DM  Botanical Briefs: Primula obconica Dermatitis.  Cutis  2023 Mar;111(3):138-139. doi:10.12788/cutis.0721
  45. Rising KL, Cameron KA, Salzman DH, Papanagnou D, Doty AMB, Piserchia K, Leiby BE, Shimada A, McGaghie WC, Powell RE  et al.  Communicating Diagnostic Uncertainty at Emergency Department Discharge: A Simulation-Based Mastery Learning Randomized Trial.  Acad Med  2023 Mar 01;98(3):384-393. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000004993
  46. Lo AX, Kennedy M  It's time to mobilize: Moving mobility interventions for delirium from inpatient units to the emergency department.  J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open  2023 Feb;4(1):e12900. pii:e12900
  47. Sheng AY, Gottlieb M, Bautista JR, Trueger NS, Westafer LM, Gisondi MA  The Role of Graduate Medical Education in the Fight Against Health Misinformation.  J Grad Med Educ  2023 Feb;15(1):9-14. doi:10.4300/JGME-D-22-00383.1
  48. Gottlieb M, Bailitz J, Fix M, Shappell E, Wagner MJ  Educator's blueprint: A how-to guide for developing high-quality multiple-choice questions.  AEM Educ Train  2023 Feb;7(1):e10836. pii:e10836
  49. Shappell E, Wagner MJ, Bailitz J, Mead T, Ahn J, Eyre A, Maldonado N, Wallace B, Park YS  The test developer's dilemma: Evaluating the balance of feasibility and empiric performance of test development techniques for repeated written assessments.  Med Teach  2023 Feb;45(2):187-192. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2022.2118042
  50. Jiang P, Zheng C, Xiang Y, Malik S, Su D, Xu G, Zhang M  The involvement of TH17 cells in the pathogenesis of IBD.  Cytokine Growth Factor Rev  2023 Feb;69:28-42. doi:10.1016/j.cytogfr.2022.07.005

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