Albert Einstein College of Medicine Jacobi/Montefiore Residency Program

Publications (2008)


BernsteinSL, Boudreaux ED, Cabral L, Cydulka RK, Schwegman D, Larkin GL, Adams AL,McCullough LB, Rhodes KV. Nicotinedependence, motivation to quit, and diagnosis among adult emergency departmentpatients who smoke: a national survey.  Nicotine Tob Res. 2008 Aug;10(8):1277-82.

BirnbaumA, Esses D, Bijur P, Wollowitz A, Gallagher EJ: Failure to Validate the SanFrancisco Syncope Rule in an Independent Emergency Department Population. Ann Emerg Med. 2008; Feb Aug;52(2):151-9.

 BijurP, Bérard A, Nestor J, Calderon Y, Davitt M, Gallagher EJ. No racial orethnic disparity in treatment of long-bone fractures.  Am J Emerg Med. 2008 Mar;26(3):270-4.

Bijur PE,Esses D,Birnbaum A,Chang AK,Schechter C,Gallagher EJ:Response to morphine in male and female patients: analgesia and adverse events.Clin J Pain. 2008;24(3):192-198.

BijurP, Bérard A, Esses D, Calderon Y, Gallagher EJ. Race, ethnicity,and management of pain from long-bone fractures: a prospective study of twoacademic urban emergency departments.  Acad Emerg Med. 2008 Jul;15(7):589-97.

FriedmanBW, Kapoor A, Friedman MS, Hochberg ML, Rowe BH. The relativeefficacy of meperidine for the treatment of acute migraine: a meta-analysis ofrandomized controlled trials.  Ann Emerg Med. 2008 Dec;52(6):705-13.


ColmanI, Friedman BW, Brown MD, Innes GD, Grafstein E, Roberts TE, Rowe BH. Parenteraldexamethasone for acute severe migraine headache: meta-analysis of randomisedcontrolled trials for preventing recurrence.  BMJ. 2008 Jun14;336(7657):1359-61. Epub 2008 Jun 9. Review.


MahonySO, Blank A, Simpson J, Persaud J, Huvane B, McAllen S, Davitt M, McHugh M,Hutcheson A, Karakas S, Higgins P, Selwyn P. Preliminaryreport of a palliative care and case management project in an emergencydepartment for chronically ill elderly patients.  J Urban Health. 2008 May;85(3):443-51.


FriedmanBW, Esses D, Solorzano C, Choi HK, Cole M, Davitt M, Bijur PE, Gallagher EJ. A randomizedplacebo-controlled trial of single-dose IM corticosteroid for radicular lowback pain.  Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2008 Aug 15;33(18):E624-9.


FriedmanBW, Hochberg ML, Esses D, Grosberg BM, Rothberg D, Bernstein B, Bijur PE,Lipton RB, Gallagher EJ. Recurrence ofprimary headache disorders after emergency department discharge: frequency andpredictors of poor pain and functional outcomes.  Ann Emerg Med. 2008 Dec;52(6):696-704.


FriedmanBW, Esses D, Solorzano C, Dua N, Greenwald P, Radulescu R, Chang E, Hochberg M,Campbell C, Aghera A, Valentin T, Paternoster J, Bijur P, Lipton RB, GallagherEJ. A randomizedcontrolled trial of prochlorperazine versus metoclopramide for treatment ofacute migraine.  Ann Emerg Med. 2008 Oct;52(4):399-406.


GoyalR, Harkin KE :Pneumothorax. Critical Decisions inEmergency Medicine2008; 24:6-12.


HarkinKE, Lemery J, Ghory,H : Mosquito Maladies. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine 2008;23:11-20.

LiSF, Jacob J, Feng J, Kulkarni M.  Vitamin deficiencies in acutelyintoxicated patients in the Emergency Department. Am J Emerg Med 2008; 26:792-5.

FazelatJ, Teperman SH, Touger M. Recurrenthemorrhage after western diamondback rattlesnake envenomation treated withcrotalidae polyvalent immune fab (ovine). Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2008 Nov;46(9):823-6.