• 238 Citations

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Research Interests

My research focuses on optimizing the safety and effectiveness of acute pain management in the emergency department.

Certifications and Licenses

Emergency Medicine

Training Experience

2015Residency, Denver Health
2017Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University

Education/Academic qualification

MS, Northwestern University

… → 2017

MD, Duke University

… → 2011

Research interests

  • Health Services Research

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  • Research Output

  • Take-Home Naloxone Program Implementation: Lessons Learned From Seven Chicago-Area Hospitals

    Eswaran, V., Allen, K. C., Bottari, D. C., Splawski, J. A., Bains, S., Aks, S. E., Swoboda, H. D., Moore, P. Q., Tran, T. H., Salisbury-Afshar, E., Lank, P. M., McCarthy, D. M. & Kim, H. S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Emergency Medicine.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A comparison of analgesic prescribing among ED back and neck pain visits receiving physical therapy versus usual care

    Kim, H. S., Kaplan, S. H., McCarthy, D. M., Pinto, D., Strickland, K. J., Courtney, D. M. & Lambert, B. L., Jul 2019, In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 37, 7, p. 1322-1326 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    A Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Patient Knowledge and Safe Use of Opioids: Results of the ED EMC2 Randomized Controlled Trial

    McCarthy, D. M., Curtis, L. M., Courtney, D. M., Cameron, K. A., Lank, P. M., Kim, H. S., Opsasnick, L. A., Lyden, A. E., Gravenor, S. J., Russell, A. M., Eifler, M. R., Hur, S. I., Rowland, M. E., Walton, S. M., Montague, E., Kim, K. Y. A. & Wolf, M. S., Dec 1 2019, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 26, 12, p. 1311-1325 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 1 Scopus citations

    A Quality Improvement Initiative Featuring Peer-Comparison Prescribing Feedback Reduces Emergency Department Opioid Prescribing

    Andereck, J. W., Reuter, Q. R., Allen, K. C., Ansari, S., Quarles, A. R., Cruz, D. S., VanZalen, L. A., Malik, S., McCarthy, D. M. & Kim, H., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle