Predictors of acute atrial fibrillation and flutter hospitalization across 7 U.S. emergency departments: a prospective study. 

Kea B, Warton EM, Ballard DW, Mark DG, Reed ME, Rauchwerger AS, Offerman SR, Chettipally UK, Ramos PC, Le DD, Glaser DS, Vinson DR. 

J Atrial Fib. 2021; in press.

Right ventricle assessment in patients with pulmonary embolism at low-risk for death based on clinical models. An individual patient data meta-analysis. 

Becattini C, Maraziti G, Vinson DR, Ng ACC, den Exter PL, Côté B, Vanni S, Doukky R,  Khemasuwan D, Weekes AJ, Soares TH, Ozsu S, Polo Friz H, Erol S, Agnelli G, Jiménez D. 

Eur Heart J. 2021; in press.

“Outpatient Management” of Pulmonary Embolism Defined in the Primary Literature: A Narrative Review.
Shan J, Isaacs D, Bath H, Johnson E, Julien D, Vinson D.
Perm J. 2021; in press.
Comprehensive management of acute pulmonary embolism in primary care using telemedicine in the COVID-era.

Chang JC, Isaacs DJ, Leung J, Vinson DR. 

BMJ Case Rep. 2021;14:e243083.

Lumbar puncture and clinical outcomes in febrile infants 29-60 days of age evaluated at community emergency departments.
Van Winkle P, Lee S, Chen Q, Baecker A, Ballard D, Greenhow T, Nguyen T, Young B, Shan J, Vinson D, Musigdilok V, Park S, Sharp A. 
J Hosp Med. 2021 May 26: abstract 148 [Epub].
Outcomes among acute heart failure emergency department patients by preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction.

Sax DR, Rana JS, Mark DG, Huang J, Collins SP, Liu D, Storrow AB, Reed ME.

ESC Heart Fail. 2021 May 12 [Epub ahead of print].

Primary care patients with acute pulmonary embolism managed without hospitalization: a retrospective cohort study.

Johnson EJ, Isaacs DJ, Hofmann ER, Rangarajan S, Huang J, Shan J, Wallace KL, Reed ME, Mark DG, Vinson DR. 

Am J Resp Crit Care Med. 2021;203;A1654.

Withholding anticoagulation from subsegmental pulmonary embolism on emergency department discharge: determining eligibility and facilitating continuity of care.

Isaacs DJ, Balasubramanian MJ, Taye E, Vinson DR.

Am J Resp Crit Care Med. 2021;203;A3500.

Comprehensive management of acute pulmonary embolism in primary care using telemedicine during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Chang J, Isaacs DJ, Leung J, Reed ME, Vinson DR. 

Am J Resp Crit Care Med. 2021;203;A3502.

Potential accuracy of prehospital NIHSS-based triage for selection of candidates for acute endovascular stroke therapy. 

Klingman JG, Alexander JG, Vinson DR, Klingman LE, Nguyen-Huynh MN.

J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open. 2021;2(3):e12441.

Incidence of 30-day venous thromboembolism in adults tested for SARS-CoV-2 infection in an integrated health care system.
Roubinian NH, Dusendang JR, Mark DG, Vinson DR, Liu VX, Schmittdiel JA, Pai AP. 
JAMA Intern Med. 2021 Apr 5 [Epub ahead of print].
Acute kidney injury after CT in emergency department patients with chronic kidney disease: a propensity score-matched analysis.
Kene MV, Arasu VA, Mahapatra AK, Huang J, Reed ME.
West J Emerg Med. 2021 Apr 2 [Epub ahead of print].
Prospective validation and comparative analysis of coronary risk stratification strategies among emergency department chest pain patients.

Mark DG, Huang J, Kene MV, Sax DR, Cotton DM, Lin JS, Bouvet SC, Chettipally UK, Anderson ML, McLachlan ID, Simon LE, Shan J, Rauchwerger AS, Vinson DR, Ballard DW, Reed ME. 

J Am Heart Assoc. 2021;10(7):e020082.

Third-generation cephalosporin-resistance and associated discordant antibiotic treatment in emergency department febrile urinary tract infections.

Mark DG, Hung YY, Salim Z, Tarlton NJ, Torres E, Frazee BW. 

Ann Emerg Med. 2021 Mar 27 [Epub ahead of print].  

Development of an ensemble machine learning prognostic model to predict 60-day risk of major adverse cardiac events in adults with chest pain. 

Kennedy CK, Mark DG, Huang J, Van Der Laan MJ, Hubbard AE, Reed ME. 

Preprint published Mar 8, 2021 on medRxiv: https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.03.08.21252615v1

Imaging in suspected ureteral colic: creating new decision rules based on multispecialty consensus.

Durant EJ, Vinson DR. 

Am J Emerg Med. 2021 Mar 15 [Epub ahead of print].

Should people be able to choose which vaccine they receive? The ethical and practical case for offering the public a choice of vaccines.

Ballard DW.

Psychology Today Blog. 2021 Feb 26. 

Long-haul COVID: A contested illness is born.

Ballard DW. 

Emerg Med News. 2021;43(3):1,5.

Effect of clinical decision support on diagnostic imaging for pediatric appendicitis: A cluster randomized trial.

Kharbanda AB, Vazquez-Benitez G, Ballard DW, Vinson DR, Chettipally UK, Dehmer SP, Ekstrom H, Rauchwerger AS, McMichael B, Cotton DM, Kene MV, Simon LE, Zhu J, Warton EM, O’Connor PJ, Kharbanda EO. 

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Feb 9 [Epub ahead of print].

Effect of using an age-adjusted d-dimer to assess for pulmonary embolism in community emergency departments.
Ghobadi A, Lin B, Musigdilok VV, Park SJ, Palmer-Toy DE, Gould MK, Vinson DR, Hutchison DM, Sharp AL.
Acad Emerg Med. 2021;28(1):60-69.


Overcoming barriers to outpatient management of emergency department patients with acute pulmonary embolism.

Vinson DR, Ballard DW, Mark DG.

Acad Emerg Med. 2021;28(3):377-378.

Use of machine learning to develop a risk stratification tool for emergency department patients with acute heart failure.

Sax DR, Mark DG, Huang J, Sofrygin OX, Rana JS, Collins SP, Storrow AB, Liu D, Reed ME.

Ann Emerg Med. 2021;77(2):237-248.

Expert Reviewers
CREST researchers have acted as peer reviewers for many clinical journals, including:
Academic Emergency Medicine,The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, American Journal of Managed Care, Annals of Internal Medicine, BMJ, Circulation, The Cochrane Collaboration, Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, Health Affairs, Journal of the American Medical Association, The Journal of Emergency Medicine, Journal of General Internal Medicine, Journal of Medical Toxicology, Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, Medical Care MedEdPORTAL, New England Journal of Medicine, Stroke