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Contributors

Editors

C. Keith Stone, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
Texas A&M University Health Science Center
College of Medicine
Scott & White Healthcare
Temple, Texas

Roger L. Humphries, MD
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, Kentucky

Authors

Brian Adkins, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky
Genitourinary Trauma

Thomas W. Allen, DO, MPH
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Disaster Medicine

Zachary E. Armstrong, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Shah Ashfaq BS
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky
Pediatric Emergencies

Kavon Azadi, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Dermatologic Emergencies

Douglas J. Borys, PharmD
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Central Texas Poison Center, Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Kingsville, Texas
Poisoning

Rebecca C. Bowers, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Disorders Due to Physical & Environmental Agents

Jonathan C. Brantley, MD
Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Legal Aspects of Emergency Care

Eric J. Brown, MD, MS
Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Psychiatric Emergencies

Boyd Burns, DO, FACEP, FAAEM
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Dermatologic Emergencies

Craig Carter, DO
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky
Pediatric Emergencies

Royce Coleman, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Orthopedic Emergencies

Christopher Colvin, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Procedural Sedation & Analgesia

Justin Coomes, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Abdominal Pain

Kimrey J. Daniel, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Prehospital Emergency Services; Eye Emergencies

Daniel F. Danzl, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Metabolic & Endocrine Emergencies

Elizabeth Davis, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Gastrointestinal Emergencies

Sameer Desai, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Cardiac Emergencies

Colby Dorroh, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Emergency Procedures

Dorian Drigalla, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Scott & White Memorial Hospital and Clinic, Temple, Texas
Burns & Smoke Inhalation

Charles A. Eckerline, Jr, MD, FACEP
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky
Legal Aspects of Emergency Care

Bill Ewan, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, International EM Fellow, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Hand Trauma

S. Derrick Fowler, MD
Resident Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Vertebral Column & Spinal Cord Trauma

David A. Fritz, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Emergency Bedside Ultrasound; Vascular Emergencies

Jennifer Gemmill, MD
Resident Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Burns & Smoke Inhalation

Eric C. Goshorn, MD
University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Robert D. Greenberg, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Temple, Texas
Eye Emergencies

Marshall Hall, MD
Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Maxillofacial & Neck Trauma

Raymond G. Hart, MD, MPH
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
Hand Trauma

Joseph Heidenriech, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Cardiac Arrhrthmias; Genitourinary Emergencies

Martin R. Huecker, MD
Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Chest Pain; Metabolic & Endocrine Emergencies

Roger L. Humphries, MD
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky
Head Injuries

Jon Jaffe, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Temple, Texas
Infectious Disease Emergencies

Jonathon Jones, MD
Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Bay Medical Center, Panama City, Florida
Chest Trauma

Thomas R. Jones, MD, MDiv, FAAEM
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency, College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Approach to the Emergency Department Patient; Wound Care

Andrew Juergens, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Syncope

Justin A. Kan, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Justin Knowles MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Compromised Airway

Julia Martin, MD, FACEP
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
The Multiply Injured Patient

Dylan B. Medley, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Coma

Daniel E. Melville, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Abdominal Trauma

Sonya C. Melville, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Abdominal Trauma

David L. Morgan, MD
Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Temple, Texas
Nuclear, Biologic, & Chemical Agents, Weapons of Mass Destruction; Poinsoning

James E. Morris, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Temple, Texas
Coma; Fluid, Electrolyte, & Acid–Base Emergencies

M. Virginia Mustain, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Disorders Due to Physical & Environmental Agents

Daniel J. O'Brien, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisiville, Kentucky
Chest Pain

Christopher Ortiz, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Nuclear, Biologic, & Chemical Agents; Weapons of Mass Destruction

William Randall Partin, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Dept. of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Emergency Procedures

Melissa Platt, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Abdomial Pain; Obstetric & Gynecologic Emergencies & Rape

Kimberly J. Powers, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Gastrointestinal Emergencies

Timothy G. Price, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Allison Rains, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Compromised Airway

Taylor Ratcliff, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Infectious Disease Emergencies

Alison Reiland, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Orthopedic Emergencies

Jason Seamon, DO, MHS, FACEP, FAAEM
Program Director & Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Arthritis & Back Pain; Vertebral Column & Spinal Cord Trauma

Alicia A. Shirakbari, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky
Maxillofacial & Neck Trauma

David A. Smith, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Scott & White Healthcare, Temple, Texas
Pulmonary Emergencies

Timothy C. Stallard, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Sciences Center, Temple, Texas
Emergency Disorders of the Ear, Nose, Sinuses, Oropharynx, & Mouth

Gregory A. Starr, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Disaster Medicine

Seth Stearley, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Chest Trauma

Maria Stephan, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Pediatric Emergencies

Charles E. Stewart, MD, EMDM
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Disaster Medicine

C. Keith Stone, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Scott & White Healthcare, Temple, Texas
Respiratory Distress; Syncope; Seizures; Headache; Neurologic Emergencies

Margaret Strecker-McGraw, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Prehospital Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Temple, Texas
Prehospital Emergency Services; Syncope; Hematologic Emergencies

Ryan Tucker, MD
Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
Obstetric & Gynecologic Emergencies & Rape

Salvator J. Vicario, MD
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergecy Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Lori Whelan, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Psychiatric Emergencies

Mark Andrew Wilson, MD
Resident Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas
Hematologic Emergencies

Ryan P. Woods, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky
Arthritis & Back Pain

William F. Young, Jr. MD
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Shock

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