Scott Michael Dresden

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Personal profile

Research Interests

I am the director of Geriatric Emergency Department Innovations (GEDI). My primary research interests are in improving emergency department care and care coordination for vulnerable patients, particularly older adults and uninsured or underinsured patients.

Certifications and Licenses

Emergency Medicine

Training Experience

2008Internship, Boston University Medical Center
2011Residency, Boston University Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Loyola University/Stritch School of Medicine

… → 2007

Research interests

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Health Services Research

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Hospital Emergency Service Medicine & Life Sciences
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Medicine & Life Sciences
Geriatrics Medicine & Life Sciences
Inappropriate Prescribing Medicine & Life Sciences
Confidence Intervals Medicine & Life Sciences
Hospitalization Medicine & Life Sciences
Emergency Medical Services Medicine & Life Sciences
Nurses Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2012 2024

Research Output 2013 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Emergency Department-Based Palliative Interventions: A Novel Approach to Palliative Care in the Emergency Department

Reuter, Q., Marshall, A., Zaidi, H., Sista, P., Powell, E. S., McCarthy, D. M. & Dresden, S. M., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 6, p. 649-655 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Palliative Care
Hospital Emergency Service
Length of Stay
Terminal Care

Patient Versus Physician Perceptions of Frailty: A Comparison of Clinical Frailty Scale Scores of Older Adults in the Emergency Department

Dresden, S. M., Platts-Mills, T. F., Kandasamy, D., Walden, L. & Betz, M. E., Jan 1 2019, In : Academic Emergency Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)
Inappropriate Prescribing
Hospital Emergency Service
Opioid Analgesics
Inappropriate Prescribing
Hospital Emergency Service
Potentially Inappropriate Medication List
1 Citation (Scopus)

Common Medication Management Approaches for Older Adults in the Emergency Department

Dresden, S. M., Allen, K. & Lyden, A. E., Aug 1 2018, In : Clinics in Geriatric Medicine. 34, 3, p. 415-433 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Drug Interactions
Hospital Emergency Service
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Medication Therapy Management
Central Nervous System Depressants