New research published on older adult care in the ED


Researchers in the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine and colleagues from across UW-Madison and UW Health have recently had the following articles published online or for early view ahead of print.

Alvarez Avendaño SA, Cochran AL, Patterson B, Shah M, Smith M, Zayas-Cabán G. The Average Effect of Emergency Department Admission on Readmission and Mortality for Older Adults With Chest Pain. Med Care. 2020 Oct;58(10):881-888. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001375. PMID: 32732782.

Patterson, B.W., Jacobsohn, G.C., Maru, A.P., Venkatesh, A.K., Smith, M.A., Shah, M.N. and Mendonça, E.A. (2020), Comparing Strategies for Identifying Falls in Older Adult Emergency Department Visits Using EHR Data. J Am Geriatr Soc. doi:10.1111/jgs.16831

Ivy Benjenk BSN, MPH,...Gwen C. Jacobsohn PhD, Nia Cayenne BS,...Rebecca K. Green MPH,...Michael Lohmeier MD,...Manish N. Shah MD, MPH. Academic Emergency Medicine 2020; 00: 1– 11.