Simon A. Mahler, M.D.
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine
atherosclerosis/thrombosis, cardiac function, cross(mult/tnslat/inter)discip, education outreach, health services, research/outc, information sciences, instrument development
Academic: 336-716-2189 | Department: 336-716-4626
Mahler SA, Riley RF, Hiestand BC, Russell GB, Hoekstra JW, Lefebvre CW, Nicks BA, Cline DM, Askew KL, Elliott SB, Herrington DM, Burke GL, Miller CD. The HEART pathway randomized trial: identifying emergency department patients with acute chest pain for early discharge
. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015;8(2):195-203.
Diercks DB, Mumma BE, Frank Peacock W, Hollander JE, Safdar B, Mahler SA, Miller CD, Counselman FL, Birkhahn R, Schrock J, Singer AJ, Nagurney JT. Incremental value of objective cardiac testing in addition to physician impression and serial contemporary troponin measurements in women
. Acad Emerg Med. 2013;20(3):265-270.
Mahler SA, Burke GL, Goff DC, Case LD, Miller CD. Potentially avoidable chest pain observation unit utilization: admission of very-low risk patients [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med. 2013;20(5 Suppl 1):S33.
Miller CD, Case LD, Little WC, Mahler SA, Burke GL, Harper EN, Lefebvre C, Hiestand B, Hoekstra JW, Hamilton CA, Hundley WG. Stress CMR reduces revascularization, hospital readmission, and recurrent cardiac testing in intermediate-risk patients with acute chest pain
. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013;6(7):785-794.
Mahler SA, Miller CD, Hollander JE, Nagurney JT, Birkhahn R, Singer AJ, Shapiro NI, Glynn T, Nowak R, Safdar B, Peberdy M, Counselman FL, Chandra A, Kosowsky J, Neuenschwander J, Schrock JW, Plantholt S, Diercks DB, Peacock WF. Identifying patients for early discharge: performance of decision rules among patients with acute chest pain
. Int J Cardiol. 2013;168(2):795-802.
Mahler SA, Riley RF, Burke GL, Hiestand BC, Miller CD. Real-time use of a chest pain risk stratification clinical decision rule: a cautionary tale [abstract]. Ann Emerg Med. 2013;62(4 Suppl):S112.
Mahler SA, Hiestand BC, Hoekstra JW, Goff DC, Miller CD. Length of stay for observation unit chest pain patients tested with coronary computed tomography angiography compared to stress testing depends on time of emergency department presentation [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med. 2012;19(Suppl 1):S152.
Askew K, Manthey D, Mahler S. Clinical reasoning: are we testing what we are teaching? [commentary]. Med Educ. 2012;46(6):540-542.
Miller CD, Hoekstra JW, Lefevbre C [sic] [Lefebvre C], Blumstein H, Hamilton CA, Harper EN, Mahler S, Diercks DB, Neiberg RH, Hundley WG. A randomized trial comparing stress cardiac MRI to conventional testing among observation unit patients with chest pain [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med. 2011;18(Suppl 1):S12.
Mahler SA, Nawanaji-Enwerem J, Miller CD, Hoekstra JW, Goff DC. Coronary computed tomography angiography decreases length of stay in patients with acute chest pain compared to stress testing: does time of patient presentation affect this relationship? [abstract]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(14 Suppl 1):E666.
Mahler SA. Valvular emergencies In: Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski JS, Ma OJ, Cline DM, Cydulka RK, Meckler GD, eds. Tintinalli's emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide. 7th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill;2011: 415-423.
McGauly PL, Mahler SA. Foodborne and waterborne diseases In: Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski JS, Ma OJ, Cline DM, Cydulka RK, Meckler GD, eds. Tintinalli's emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide. 7th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill;2011: 1062-1070.
Mahler SA, Goff DC, Hoekstra JW, Miller CD. Is the HEART score predictive of major adverse cardiac events in a cohort of emergency department patients with low-risk chest pain? [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med. 2011;18(5 Suppl 1):S17.
Mahler SA, Goff DC, Hoekstra JW, Miller CD. Variability of emergency physicians' utilization of chest pain units for 'very low risk' chest pain patients [abstract]. Ann Emerg Med. 2011;58(4 Suppl):S190.
Mahler SA, Chan HY, Carden DL, Wolcott C, Conrad SA. Emergency department activation of interventional cardiology to reduce door-to-balloon time. West J Emerg Med. 2010;11(4):363-366.
LoCascio EJ, Mahler SA, Arnold TC. Intestinal angioedema misdiagnosed as recurrent episodes of gastroenteritis. West J Emerg Med. 2010;11(4):391-394.
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