Advancing Patient Care Standards in Critical Care Transport
Vasopressor Intravenous Push to Enhance Resuscitation (VIPER) (2018), David Olvera, AS, MREMT-P, FP-C, CMTE. This grant is currently in process.
Comparison of Portable Blood Warming Devices at Different Flow Rates for Prehospital Use (2015), Andrew Weatherall. Published in Anaesthesia 2019. View Here
Analysis of Temperature Variability in Medication Storage Compartments in EMS Transport Vehicles (2013), Margaret O’Donnell. Published in the Air Medical Journal 2016. View Here
Assessment of patient’s exposure to transport (2011). Design and Evaluation of a Multi-Sensor Unit for Measuring Physiological Stressors of Medical Transport, Andrew Reimer, PhD, RN
Pre-hospital Stroke Diagnosis Using Ultrasound and Wireless technology (2011), Thilo Hoelscher, MD, Published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013.
Pulmonary Vascular Responses to Air Transport (2011), Thomas Smith, MD, Published in Aerospace Medicine and Human Performance 2015. View Here
Pre-hospital Stroke Diagnosis Using Contrast-Enhanced Transcranial Ultrasound (2009), Diagnostic Accuracy of Stroke During Patient Transport with a Portable Ultrasound is Just the Beginning, Thilo Hölscher, MD. Published in Critical Ultrasound Journal 2014, American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013, Cerebrovascular Disease Journal 2012.
Time Savings by Rapid EMS Antibiotic Therapy for Fractures: CCT CORE Treat Fx Study (2009), EMS Can Save Time by Providing Rapid Antibiotic Therapy for Fractures, Stephen Thomas, MD, MPH. View Here
Does transport Induced Biophysical Impulse Cause Respiratory Deterioration by Inactive of Surfactant Proteins? (2008), Simulated transport alters surfactant homeostasis and causes dose-dependent changes in respiratory function in neonatal Sprague-Dawley rats, Shetal Shah, MD. Published in Journal of Perinatal Medicine 2010. View Here
HEMS Provider Use King LTS-D Airway in RSI patients (2008), The Use Of The King LTS-D In RSI Patients Was Comparable To Previously Reported Success Rates With The Device, R.J. Frascone, MD, FACEP. Published in Air Medical Journal 2013, Resuscitation 2012, Resuscitation 2011, Prehospital Emergency Care 2009. View Here
Establishment of the Critical Care Transport Collaborative Outcomes Research Effort (The CCT CORE Airway Project) (2007). Airway Management Study Results Demonstrate that the CCT World is Performing at an Exceedingly High Level in Terms of Patient Care and Quality, Stephen Thomas, MD. Published in Prehospital Emergency Care 2010. View Here
Sound Levels in Critical Care Transport Vehicles and the Neonatal Response During Transport (2006), Neonatal Patient Sound Exposure During Critical Care Transport, Greg Pippert, MD, FACEP
The Intubating Laryngeal Mask Airway for Failed–out–of–hospital Intubation (2006), Airway Management Device Successful for Air Medical Crew, Eric Swanson, MD