Department Blog

Bradford E. Schwartz, MD, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, was:

 


Posted 9/24/2021 by Deborah Stein

Career Considerations in Critical Care Transport

Benjamin J. Lawner, DO, MS, EMT-P, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, presented on career considerations in critical care transport to the University of Pittsburgh’s Student Emergency Medical Services group in October 2020.

 


Posted 9/23/2021 by Deborah Stein

Moayedi Publications September 2020 to April 2021

Mak Moayedi, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, was:


Posted 9/22/2021 by Deborah Stein

Bradydysrhythmias Chapter in EM:RAP's CorePendium

Leen Alblaihed, MBBS, MHA, Assistant Professor and Semhar Z. Tewelde, MD, Assistant Professor, both of the Department of Emergency Medicine, coauthored the “Bradydysrhythmias” chapter in Emergency Medicine Reviews and Perspectives’ CorePendium online textbook, updated September 14, 2020.


Jennifer E. Guyther, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, coauthored the chapter “The Hard Truth of Constipation—Do Not Miss the Potentially Serious Causes” in Avoiding Common Errors in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, published by Wolters Kluwer August 24, 2020.


Rachel Wiltjer, DO, Resident, and Jennifer E. Guyther, MD, Assistant Professor, both of the Department of Emergency Medicine, coauthored the chapter “Just a Taste: Be Aware of Bad Tasting Medicines That Kids May Refuse to Take” in Avoiding Common Errors in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, published by Wolters Kluwer August 24, 2020.


Amal Mattu, MD, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, was featured on:

  • EM:RAP’s “Cardiology Corner” discussing:
  • “Lessons Learned as an Expert Witness” on ERcast in August 2020
  • Eagles Webinars on COVID-19:
    • “Post-Recovery Cardiac Dysfunction Associated With COVID-19” on August 4, 2020
    • “ECG Findings of STEMI vs. Acute Pericarditis” on September 29, 2020
    • “AHA Guidelines Update 2020” on November 3, 2020
    • “Hyperkalemia Mimicking STEMI” on December 1, 2020
    • “Post-COVID-19: Return to Sports, Return to Duty” on January 5, 2021
    • “Ventricular Fibrillation Storm in COVID-19” on January 26, 2021
    • “Electrocardiography of COVID-19” on February 16, 2021
    • “Electrical Storm” on March 9, 2021
    • “Return to Play for Athletes After COVID-19” on March 16, 2021
    • “VTach Mimics Part I: Really Wide Complex Tachycardias” on June 1, 2021
  • Did I Do the Right Thing? An ER Doctor on Ethics of the Pandemic” on On Point December 15, 2020
  • Acute Heart Failure” on TheCase.Report January 3, 2021

Leen Alblaihed, MBBS, MHA, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, was featured on:

  • “Managing Hypertension and Patients With Acute Stroke” on EMCast July 2, 2020
  • REBEL Core Cast discussing “Pyomyositis” on June 30, 2021, and “Hemophilia” on July 28, 2021

Posted 9/17/2021 by Deborah Stein

“ECG Abnormalities” in Atlas of Emergency Medicine

Maite A. Huis in 't Veld, MD, Adjunct Assistant Professor, and Amal Mattu, MD, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, both of the Department of Emergency Medicine, were among the authors of the “ECG Abnormalities” chapter in The Atlas of Emergency Medicine, 5th edition, published by McGraw Hill in 2021.

 


Brian J. Browne, MD, Professor, and Laura J. Bontempo, MD, MEd, Associate Professor, both of the Department of Emergency Medicine, coauthored the “Cutaneous Emergencies” chapter in Preparing for the Written Board Exam in Emergency Medicine, 10th edition, published by the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians in 2021.