Research and Publications

Uche Blackstock, MD, RDMS

NYU Medical Center PrMeir Grant Awardee 2011-2012 (A Bedside Ultrasound Simulation-Based Curriculum For Medical Students on the Department of Emergency Medicine Elective and Selective Rotation)”Teaching Emergency Medicine Residents about Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks” (study submitted for IRB review June 2011, approved July 11, 2011, data collection to begin in August)

Blackstock, U, Saul T, and Lewiss R, “Does bedside ultrasound training in 4th-year medical students improve the accuracy of vertical liver span measurements?”, manuscript in progress as of June 2011, poster presentation given at CORD Academic Assembly March 2011, oral presentation given at SAEM National Assembly June 2011.

Blackstock U, Wu S, Lewiss R, Saul T and Bagley W. Focus On: Biliary Ultrasound. ACEP News. November 2010

Wu S, Blackstock U, Lewiss R, Saul T and Bagley W. Focus On: Bedside Ultrasound of the Abdominal Aorta. ACEP News. May 2010.

Blackstock U, Stone M. Emergency Ultrasonography and Error Reduction. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2009; 54:53-55.

Kristin Carmody, MD, RDMS, RDCS

Handbook of Critical Care and Emergency Ultrasound. Carmody, K, Moore, C, Feller-Kopman, D. Mc- Graw-Hill, July 2011. (Lead Editor and Author)

Procedural Ultrasound Abscess Evaluation. Carmody K, Grimm L. eMedicine – Medscape: Online Textbook of Emergency Medicine, 2011.

Ocular Ultrasound. Carmody K, Grimm L. eMedicine – Medscape: Online Textbook of Emergency Medicine, 2011.

Mumps. Carmody K, Sinert R. eMedicine – Medscape: Online Textbook of Emergency Medicine, 2011.

Right ventricular dilatation on bedside echocardiography performed by emergency physicians aids in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism. Dresden S, Leo M, Sullivan A, Carmody K. January 2014; Annals of Emergency Medicine.

Sonographic Diagnosis of Pneumothorax. Husain L, Hagopian L, Wayman D, Baker W, Carmody K. J Emerg, Trauma and Shock. 2012;5:76-81.

Sonography Assessment of Acute Ocular Pathology. Leo M, Carmody K. Ultrasound Clinics of North America, April 2011; 6(2):227-234.

Sonographic Detection of Interstitial Lung Fluid Predicts Serum B-type Natriuretic Peptide Level. Manson W, Bonz J, Carmody K, Osborne M, Moore C. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, February 2011; 12(1):102-106.

The association of coagulopathy and traumatic brain injury in patients with isolated head trauma. Zehtabchi S, Soghoian S, Liu Y, Carmody K, Shah L, Whittaker B, Sinert R. Resuscitation, January 2008; 76(1):52-56.

Identifying traumatic brain injury in patients with isolated head trauma: are arterial lactate and base deficit as helpful as in polytrauma? Zehtabchi S, Sinert R, Soghoian S, Liu Y, Carmody K, Shah L, Kumar M, Lucchesi M. Emergency Medicine Journal, January 2007; 24(5): 333-335.

Optic Neuritis Diagnosed on Bedside Ultrasound: A Case Report. Carmody K, Wayman D. In Press; The Journal of Emergency Medicine, Oct 2013.

The Man With the Persistently Runny Nose. Carmody K, Minak J. In Press; American Journal of Emergency Medicine, Sept 2013.

Paget Schroetter Syndrome Diagnosed on Emergency Physician Bedside Performed Ultrasound: A Case Report. Carmody K, O’Keefe S. The Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2013; 45(1): 74-77.

Case Management: Lyme Carditis. Lim S, Saijwani S, Carmody K. MACEP Newsletter, January 2013.

Case Management: Bacterial Meningitis. Dwyer K, Saijwani S, Carmody K. MACEP Newsletter, November 2012: 9-12.

Extrauterine Migration of An Intrauterine Device: A Case Report. Carmody K, Schwartz B, Chang A. Journal of Emergency Medicine, August 2011; 41(2):161.

Marsia Vermeulen, DO, RDMS, RDCS

Sonography in cardiac arrest: Real-time assessment and evaluation with sonography-outcomes network (reason)
Gaspari, R; Adhikari, S; Noble, V; Nomura, J; Raio, C; Theodoro, D; Weekes, A; Woo, M; Atkinson, P; Blehar, D; Brown, S; Caffery, T; Crimmins, A; Lam, S; Lanspa, M; Lewis, M; Liebmann, O; Limkakeng, A; Lopez, F; Platz, E; Mendoza, M; Minnigan, H; Moore, C; Novik, J; Rang, L; Scruggs, W; Shogilev, D; Sierzenski, P; Vermeulen, M. Sonography in cardiac arrest: Real-time assessment and evaluation with sonography-outcomes network (reason) [Meeting Abstract]. Academic emergency medicine. 2015 May 2015;22(5):S40-S40 (1600642)

Emergency physician-performed bedside ultrasound in patients with undifferentiated abdominal pain
Kurkowski, E; Blackstock, U; Menlove, S; Chandra, A; Vermeulen, M; Carmody, K. Emergency physician-performed bedside ultrasound in patients with undifferentiated abdominal pain [Meeting Abstract]. Annals of emergency medicine. 2015 October 2015;66(4):S106-S107 (1840812)

Inter-rater reliability between expert emergency physician sonographers reviewing deep venous thrombosis ultrasound studies
Novik, J; Zakharchenko, S; Vermeulen, M; Berkowitz, R; Blackstock, U; Menlove, S. Inter-rater reliability between expert emergency physician sonographers reviewing deep venous thrombosis ultrasound studies [Meeting Abstract]. Annals of emergency medicine. 2014 October;64(4):S54-S54 (1362582)

Coneybeare D., Vermeulen M. Finding the Invisible: Using Ultrasound to Combat Fournier’s. EM Resident. Vol 42; issue 5:31-32

Kim A., Vermeulen M. Using Point of Care Ultrasound to Aid Shoulder Reduction. EM Resident. Vol 42; issue 1

Otterness K, Vermeulen M. Block The Pain. Practical Tips: When and How to Use a Femoral Nerve Block. EM Resident. Vol 41; issue 2:36-38

Akala O, Vermeulen M. Rush-ing for a Diagnosis. EM Resident. Vol 40; issue 5:38-39

Ng C, Vermeulen M. Sound Diagnosis: Detecting Pediatric Appendicitis Through Ultrasound. EM Resident. Vol 40; issue 5:44-45

Arroyo A, Duprey K, Vermeulen M. What is the cause of this infant’s projectile vomiting? Consultant for Pediatricians. 2012;11:115-117