Publications

NEAR

Techniques, Success, and Adverse Events of Emergency Department Adult Intubations
Principal Author: Calvin A. Brown III, MD
Other Authors: Aaron E. Bair, MD, Daniel J. Pallin, MD, MPH, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Annals of Emergency Medicine (December 2014)

Powerpoint PDF: Techniques, Success, and Adverse Events of Emergency Department Intubations

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4,871 Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Medical Providers: A Report of the Air Transport Emergency Airway Management (NEAR VI: “A-TEAM”) Project
Principal Author: Calvin A. Brown III, MD
Other Authors: Kelly Cox, MD, Shelley Hurwitz, PhD, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine (March 2014)

Powerpoint: 4,871 Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Medical Providers

Link: 4,871 Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Medical Providers_A Report of the Air Transport Emergency Airway Management (NEAR VI_A-TEAM) Project

Two Hundred Sixty Pediatric Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Transport Personnel: A Report of the Air Transport Emergency Airway Management (NEAR VI: “A-TEAM”) Project
Principal Author: William Wallace Tollefsen, MD
Other Authors: Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Kelly L. Cox, MD, and Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Pediatric Emergency Care (September 2013)

Powerpoint: Two Hundred Sixty Pediatric Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Transport Personnel A Report of the Air Transport Emergency Airway Management (NEAR VI “A-TEAM”) Project

Link: Two Hundred Sixty Pediatric Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Transport Personnel

Improved Glottic Exposure With the Video Macintosh Laryngoscope in Adult Emergency Department Tracheal Intubations
Principal Author: Calvin A. Brown III, MD
Other Authors: Aaron E. Bair, MD, Daniel J. Pallin, MD, MPH, Erik G. Laurin, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Annals of Emergency Medicine (August 2010)

Powerpoint: Improved Glottic Exposure With the Video Macintosh Laryngoscope in Adult Emergency Department Tracheal Intubations

Link: Improved Glottic Exposure With the Video Macintosh Laryngoscope in Adult Emergency Department Tracheal Intubations

Clinical Controversies: Etomidate as an Induction Agent for Entotracheal Intubation in Patients with Sepsis
Principal Author: Ron M. Walls, MD
Others Authors: Micheal F. Murphy, MD
Journal/Conference: Annals of Emergency Medicine (July 2008)

Powerpoint: Clinical Controversies_Etomidate as an Induction Agent for Endotracheal Intubation in Patients with Sepsis

Link: Clinical Controversies_Etomidate as an Induction Agent for Endotracheal Intubation in Patients with Sepsis

Airway Management by US and Canadian Emergency Medicine Residents: A Multicenter Analysis of More than 6,000 Endotracheal Intubation Attempts
Principal Author: Mark J. Sagarin, MD
Other Authors: Erik D. Barton, MD, Yi-Mei Ching, MD, and Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Annals of Emergency Medicine (October 2005)

Powerpoint: Airway Management by US and Canadian Emergency Medicine Residents_ A Multicenter Analysis of More Than 6,000 Endotracheal Intubation Attempts

Link: Airway Management by US and Canadian Emergency Medicine Residents_A Multicenter Analysis of More than 6,000 Endotracheal Intubation Attempts

Does the Sedative Agent Facilitate Emergency Rapid Sequence Intubation?
Principal Author: Marco L.A. Sivilotti, MD, MSc
Other Authors: Micheal R. Filbin, MD, Heather E. Murray, MD, MSc, Peter Slasor, PhD, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Academic Emergency Medicine (June 2003)

Powerpoint: Does the Sedative Agent Facilitate Emergency Rapid Sequence Intubation

Link: Does the Sedative Agent Facilitate Emergency Rapid Sequence Intubation

Underdosing of Midazolam in Emergency Endotracheal Intubation
Principal Author: Mark J. Sagarin, MD
Other Authors: Erik D. Barton, MD, John C. Sakles, MD, Robert J. Vissers, MD, Vincent Chiang, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Academic Emergency Medicine (in press) (April 2003)

Powerpoint: Underdosing of Midazolam in Emergency Endotracheal Intubation

Link: Underdosing of Midazolam in Emergency Endotracheal Intubation

Rapid Sequence Intubation for Pediatric Airway Management
Principal Author: Mark J. Sagarin, MD
Other Authors: Vincent Chiang, MD, John Sakles, MD, Erik Barton, MD, Robert Vissers, MD, Richard E. Wolfe, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Pediatric Emergency Care, SAEM (December 2002)

Powerpoint: Rapid Sequence Intubation for Pediatric Airway Management

Link: Rapid sequence intubation for pediatric emergency airway management

The Failed Intubation Attempt in the Emergency Department: Analysis of Prevalence, Rescue Techniques, and Personnel
Principal Author: Aaron E. Bair, MD
Other Authors: Michael R. Filbin, MD, Raghavendra Kulkarni, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD
Journal/Conference: Journal of Emergency Medicine (August 2002)

Powerpoint: The Failed Intubation Attempt in the Emergency Department_Analysis of Prevalence, Rescue Techniques, and Personnel

Link: The Failed Intubation Attempt in the Emergency Department_Analysis of Prevalence, Rescue Techniques, and Personnel

Successful Cricothyrotomy After Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Report of Two Cases
Principal Author: Ron M. Walls, MD
Other Authors: Charles V. Pollack, Jr., MD, MA
Journal Conference: Annals of Emergency Medicine (February 2000)

Powerpoint: Successful cricothyrotomy after thrombolytic therapy for acute myocardial infarction A report of two cases

Link: Successful Cricothyrotomy After Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarction_A Report of Two Cases

NEAR4KIDS

Current Medication Practice and Tracheal Intubation Safety Outcomes From a Prospective Multicenter Observational Cohort Study
Principal Author: Keiko M. Tarquinio, MD
Other Authors: Joy D. Howell, MD, Vicki Montgomery, MD, David A.Turner, MD, Deyin D. Hsing, MD, Margaret M. Parker, MD, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, MS, Akira Nishisaki, MD, MSCE
Journal/Conference: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (March 2015)

Powerpoint PDF:  Current Medication Practice and Tracheal Intubation Safety Outcomes From a Prospective Multicenter Observation Cohort Study

Link: Current Medication Practice and Tracheal Intubation Safety Outcomes From A Prospective Multicenter Observational Cohort Study

Development of a Quality Improvement Bundle to Reduce Tracheal Intubation-Associated Events in Pediatric ICUs
Principal Author: Simon Li, MD, MPH
Other Authors: Kyle J. Rehder, MD, John S. Giuliano Jr, MD, Michael Apkon, MD, MBA, PhD, Pradip Kamat, MD, MBA, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, MS, Natalie Napolitano, MPH, RRT-NPS, FAARC, Anne E. Thompson, MD, Craig Tucker, BS, RRT-NPS, AE-C, Akira Nishisaki, MD-MSCE                                                                               Journal/Conference: American Journal of Medical Quality (August 2014)

Powerpoint: Development of a Quality Improvement Bundle to Reduce Tracheal Intubation-Associated Events in Pediatric ICUs

Link: Development of a Quality Improvement Bundle to Reduce Tracheal Intubation-Associated Events in Pediatric ICUs

Incidence and associated factors of difficult tracheal intubations in pediatric ICUs: a report from National Emergency Airway Registry for Children: NEAR4KIDS
Principal Author: Ana Lia Graciano, MD
Other Authors: Robert Tamburro, MD, Ann E. Thompson, MD, John Fiadjoe, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, Akira Nishisaki, MD
Journal/Conference: Intensive Care Medicine (July 2014)

Powerpoint: Incidence-and-associated-factors-of-difficult-tracheal-intubations-in-pediatric-ICUs_A-report-of-NEAR4KIDS

Link: Incidence and associated factors of difficult tracheal intubations in pediatric ICUs_A report of NEAR4KIDS

Site-Level Variance for Adverse Tracheal Intubation-Associated Events Across 15 North American PICUs: A Report From the National Emergency Airway Registry for Children
Principal Author: Sholeen Nett, MD, PhD
Other Authors: Guillaume Emeriaud, MD, PhD, J. Dean Jarvis, MBA, BSN, Vicki Montgomery, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, MS, Akira Nishisaki, MD, MSCE
Journal/Conference: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (May 2014)

Powerpoint PDF: Site_Level Variance for Adverse Tracheal Intubation_Associated Events Across 15 North American PICUs_A Report From the National Emergency Airway Registry for Children

Link: Site_Level Variance for Adverse Tracheal Intubation_Associated Events Across 15 North American PICUs_A Report From the National Emergency Airway Registry for Children

Level of Trainee and Tracheal Intubation Outcomes
Principal Author: Ronald C. Sanders, Jr., MD, MS
Other Authors: John S. Giuliano, Jr., MD, Janice E. Sullivan, MD, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay Nadkarni, MD, Akira Nishisaki, MD
Journal/Conference: Pediatrics (March 2013)

Powerpoint: Level of Trainee and Tracheal Intubation Outcomes

Link: Level of Trainee and Tracheal Intubation Outcomes

A National Emergency Airway Registry for Children: Landscape of Tracheal Intubation in 15 PICUs
Principal Author: Akira Nishisaki, MD
Other Authors: David A. Turner, MD, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD
Journal/Conference: (March 2013)

Powerpoint: A-National-Emergency-Airway-Registry-for-Children_Landscape-of-Tracheal-Intubation-in-15-PICUs

Link: A National Emergency Airway Registry for Children_Landscape of Tracheal Intubation in 15 PICUs

Development of an Instrument for a Primary Airway Provider’s Performance with an ICU Multidisciplinary Team in Pediatric Respiratory Failure Using Simulation
Principal Author: Akira Nishisaki, MD, MSCE
Other Authors: Aaron J. Donoghue, MD, MSCE, Shawn Colborn RRT-NPS, Christine Watson, RN, Andrew Meyer, MD, Dana Niles, MSc, CCRC, Ran Bishnoi, MBBS, Roberta Hales, RRT-NPS NRN, Larissa Hutchins, RN, Mark A. Helfaer, MD, Calvin A Brown III, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, John R. Boulet, PhD
Journal/Conference: Respiratory Care (July 2012)

Powerpoint: Development of an Instrument for a Primary Airway Provider’s Performance With an ICU Multidisciplinary Team in Pediatric Respiratory Failure Using Simulation

Link: Development of an Instrument for a Primary Airway Provider’s Performance With an ICU Multidisciplinary Team in Pediatric Respiratory Failure Using Simulation

Characterization of Tracheal Intubation Process of Care and Safety Outcomes in a Tertiary Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Principal Author: Akira Nishisaki, MD
Other Authors: Susan Ferry, BA, RRT-NPS, CCRC, Shawn Colborn, RRT-NPS, Cheryl DeFalco, BA, RRT-NPS, Troy Dominguez, MD, MSCE, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Mark A. Helfaer, MD, Robert A. Berg, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD
Journal/Conference: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: A Journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies (January 2012).

Powerpoint: Characterization of tracheal intubation process of care and safety outcomes in a tertiary pediatric intensive care unit

Link: Characterization of tracheal intubation process of care and safety outcomes in a tertiary pediatric intensive care unit

Evaluation of Multidisciplinary Simulation Training of Clinical Performance and Team Behavior During Tracheal Intubation in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Principal Author: Akira Nishisaki, MD
Other Authors: Joan Nguyen, MD, Shawn Colborn, RRT, Christine Watson, RN, Dana Niles, MS, Roberta Hales, MHA, Sujatha Devale, MBBS, Ram Bishnoi, MBBS, Lindsay D. Nadkarni, Aaron J. Donoghue, MD, Andrew Meyer, MD, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Mark A. Helfaer, MD, John Boulet, PhD, Robert A. Berg, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD
Journal/Conference: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: A Journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies (July 2011)

Powerpoint: Evaluation of multidisciplinary simulation training on clinical performance and team behavior during tracheal intubation in a pedatric intensive care unit

Link: Evaluation of multidisciplinary simulation training on clinical performance and team behavior during tracheal intubation procedures in a pediatric intensive care unit

Airway Management in pediatric patients at referring hospitals compared to a receiving tertiary pediatric ICU. 
Principal Author: Akira Nishisaki, MD
Other Authors: Nitin Marwaha, MD, Vasantha Kasinathan, MD, Peter Brust, MD, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Robert A. Berg, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Nicholas Tsarouhas, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD
Journal/Conference: Resuscitation (November 2010)

Powerpoint: Airway Management in pediatric patients at referring hospitals compared to a receiving tertiary pediatric ICU

Link: Airway management in pediatric patients at referring hospitals compared a receiving tertiary pediatric ICU

Effect of Just-in-time Simulation Training on Tracheal Intubation Procedure Safety in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Principal Author: Akira Nishisaki, MD
Other Authors: Aaron J. Donoghue, MD, MSCE, Shawn Colborn, RRT, Christine Watson, RN, Andrew Meyer, MD, Calvin A. Brown III, MD, Mark A. Helfaer, MD, Ron M. Walls, MD, Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD
Journal/Conference: Anesthesiology (July 2010)

Powerpoint: Effect of Just-in-time Simulation Training on Tracheal Intubation Procedure Safety in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Link: Effect of Just_in_time Simulation Training on Tracheal Intubation Procedure Safety in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit