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Leading the Way with Science and Research

Our physicians, nurses, paramedics – indeed all of our staff – take great pride in being able to advance research in emergency medicine and pre-hospital care, in order to help improve outcomes using evidence based practice. See below for some of our recently published peer-reviewed articles:

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“UMass Life Flight: First in New England”; Adam C. Darnobid,MD, Cheryl Coyle, RN; Air medical journal 1 January 2013 (volume 32 issue 1 Pages 26-27 DOI: 10.1016/j.amj.2012.06.022) Read More
Daudelin DH, Sayah AJ, Kwong M, Restuccia MC, Porcaro WA, Ruthazer R, Goetz JD, Lane WM, Beshansky JR, Selker HP. Improving use of prehospital 12-lead ECG for early identification and treatment of acute coronary syndrome and ST-elevation myocardial infarction.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010 May;3(3):316-23.
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Weisberg S, Fitch J, Towner D, Darling CE. Transporting without infusions: effect on door-to-needle time for acute coronary syndrome patients.Prehosp Emerg Care. 2010 Apr-Jun;14(2):159-63
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Kue R, Ramstrom E, Weisberg S, Restuccia M. Evaluation of an emergency medical services-based social services referral program for elderly patients.Prehosp Emerg Care. 2009 Jul-Sep;13(3):273-9.
Kue R, Coyle C, Vaughan E, Restuccia M. Perimortem Cesarean section in the helicopter EMS setting: a case report.Air Med J. 2008 Jan-Feb;27(1):46-7. No abstract available.
Cukor J, Restuccia M. Carbon monoxide poisoning during natural disasters: the Hurricane Rita experience.J Emerg Med. 2007 Oct;33(3):261-4. Epub 2007 Jul 5.