Research

Current active research projects:

  • Inferior vena cava compression as a function of patient positioning in late pregnancy – Mudrakola, Morales-Torres, Little
  • Effectiveness of Traditional Teaching Methods versus “Flipped Classroom” – Mudrakola, Robinson, Fraser, Little, Lloyd, Casey
  • Model in Teaching Emergency Medicine Topics: A Prospective Study – Mudrakola, Robinson, Fraser, Little, Lloyd, Casey
  • The Effectiveness of Midline Catheter Use Versus Traditional Intravenous – Boydston, Silver, Little
  • ED Bounceback Rates When Compared by Year of EM Training – Curcio, Little
  • Evaluating Narcotic Prescription Medication use in a Community Emergency Department: Opioid Prescription Tracking Software versus Physician Gestalt in Patients with Pain Complaints – Hampton, Zackowski, Rukamp, Thai, Cunagin, Little, Bryant
  • Effect of the Opioid Epidemic on Emergency Department Healthcare Providers – Little, Fraser, Gabriel
  • Measuring the Effectiveness of Rehydration Methods Using Ultrasound as a Surrogate Marker During a Medical Mission to Ecuador – Meyer, Little, Morales-Torres
  • Ultrasound Guided Versus Standard Placement of a Subclavian Central Line: A Simulation Study – Moffitt, Shahrestrani, Little, Kalnow, Morales-Torres
  • Acute Surgical Intervention Rate of Patients with Intracranial Hemorrhage when Transferred to a Level 1 Trauma Center – Little, Lloyd
  • Providing Substance Abuse Education to High Risk Opiate Users and Its Effects on Return Visits to the Emergency Department for a Pain Complaint – Tanquary, Evans, Little
  • Acute Surgical Intervention Rate of Patients with Facial Fractures When Transferred to a Level 1 Trauma Center – Bryant, Jones, Little
  • The correlation between SVI scores and a applicants position on a rank list – Bowers, Little, Kalnow, Lloyd, Casey, Fraser, Hylkema
  • Traditional Versus an Intercostal Approach to Verify Gallbladder Anatomy by Emergency Medicine Residents – Smith, Staples, Morales-Torres, Little
  • Administration of Naloxone by Prehospital Personnel: A Retrospective Analysis – Bowers, Shelton, Cortez, Casey, Lowe, Little
  • Evaluation of a Low Alvarado Score in Appendicitis – Freeman, Little
  • Complication Rate of Endotracheal Intubations Performed by Prehospital Personnel: A multi-center study – Little, Kalnow, Gabriel, Spalding
  • The Use of Medical Podcasts by Resident Physician; a Multispecialty Analysis – Current, Little, Kalnow, Lloyd, Casey, Gronowski, Fraser
  • The Effect Simple Hands on CPR Training has on Bystanders Willingness to Respond – Podboy, Davis, Little, Lowe