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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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Fant A  Whose Note Is It Anyway?  Ann Emerg Med  2023 Dec;82(6):718-719. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2023.10.001
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. Goldberg EM, Dresden SM, Carpenter CR  Clin-STAR corner: Practice changing advances in prescribing for geriatric emergency department patients.  J Am Geriatr Soc  2023 Oct 06;. doi:10.1111/jgs.18619
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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  2023 Sep 18;. pii:S0196-0644(23)01138-1
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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;.
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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  2023 Jul 22;. pii:glad176
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. Klein MR  All good things.  AEM Educ Train  2023 Apr;7(2):e10859. pii:e10859
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. Rundle AG, Crowe RP, Wang HE, Lo AX  A methodology for the public health surveillance and epidemiologic analysis of outdoor falls that require an emergency medical services response.  Inj Epidemiol  2023 Jan 12;10(1):4. pii:4
  38. Perlis RH, Kendall-Taylor J, Hart K, Ganguli I, Berlin JA, Bradley SM, Haneuse S, Inouye SK, Jacobs EA, Morris A  et al.  Peer Review in a General Medical Research Journal Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic.  JAMA Netw Open  2023 Jan 03;6(1):e2253296. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.53296
  39. Majka ES, Trueger NS  Emergency Department Visits Among Patients With Cancer in the US.  JAMA Netw Open  2023 Jan 03;6(1):e2253797. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.53797
  40. Klein MR, Schmitz ZP, Adler MD, Salzman DH  Simulation-based Mastery Learning Improves Emergency Medicine Residents' Ability to Perform Temporary Transvenous Cardiac Pacing.  West J Emerg Med  2022 Dec 28;24(1):43-49. doi:10.5811/westjem.2022.10.57773
  41. Haidar DA, Peterson WJ, Minges PG, Carnell J, Nomura JT, Bailitz J, Boyd JS, Leo MM, Liu EL, Duanmu Y  et al.  A consensus list of ultrasound competencies for graduating emergency medicine residents.  AEM Educ Train  2022 Dec;6(6):e10817. pii:e10817
  42. Gottlieb M, Krzyzaniak SM, Natesan S, Quinn A, Robinson D, Fant A, Sherbino J, Chan TM  Education Theory Made Practical: Creating open educational resources via an apprenticeship model.  AEM Educ Train  2022 Dec;6(6):e10802. pii:e10802
  43. Slocum JD, Holl JL, Love R, Shi M, Mackersie R, Alam H, Loftus TM, Andersen R, Bilimoria KY, Stey AM  Defining obstacles to emergency transfer of trauma patients: An evaluation of retriage processes from nontrauma and lower-level Illinois trauma centers.  Surgery  2022 Dec;172(6):1860-1865. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2022.08.027
  44. Cloney MB, Kim HS, Dahdaleh NS  Risk Factors for Fracture Nonunion and Transverse Atlantal Ligament Injury After Isolated Atlas Fractures: A Case Series of 97 Patients.  Neurosurgery  2022 Dec 01;91(6):900-905. doi:10.1227/neu.0000000000002124
  45. Nord GA, Doty AM, Monick AJ, McCarthy DM, Casten RJ, Aldeen AZ, Nawrocki PS, Rising KL  Emergency Medicine Clinician Experiences Addressing Uncertainty in First-Trimester Bleeding.  J Patient Exp  2022;9:23743735221140698. pii:23743735221140698
  46. Lima RA, Karch LB, Lank PM, Allen KC, Kim HS  Feasibility of Emergency Department-based Fentanyl Test Strip Distribution.  J Addict Med  ;16(6):730-732. doi:10.1097/ADM.0000000000001008
  47. Gould Rothberg BE, Quest TE, Yeung SJ, Pelosof LC, Gerber DE, Seltzer JA, Bischof JJ, Thomas CR, Akhter N, Mamtani M  et al.  Oncologic emergencies and urgencies: A comprehensive review.  CA Cancer J Clin  2022 Nov;72(6):570-593. doi:10.3322/caac.21727
  48. Lo AX, Rundle AG  Everyone eventually goes to ground: Distinguishing true syncope from mimics for emergency department studies on syncope in older persons.  J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open  2022 Oct;3(5):e12841. pii:e12841
  49. Loftus TM, Wessling EG, Cruz DS, Schmidt MJ, Kim HS, McCarthy DM, Malik S  Impact of the COVID pandemic on emergency department CT utilization: where do we go from here?  Emerg Radiol  2022 Oct;29(5):879-885. doi:10.1007/s10140-022-02071-z
  50. Malik S, Cohen PR  Rosuvastatin-Induced Dizziness and Pruritus: A Case Report and Summary of Statin-Associated Dizziness and Pruritus.  Cureus  2022 Sep;14(9):e29014. pii:e29014

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