Scott Michael Dresden

  • 264 Citations

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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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  • Research Output

    Concepts in Practice: Geriatric Emergency Departments

    Southerland, L. T., Lo, A. X., Biese, K., Arendts, G., Banerjee, J., Hwang, U., Dresden, S., Argento, V., Kennedy, M., Shenvi, C. L. & Carpenter, C. R., Feb 2020, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 75, 2, p. 162-170 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 4 Scopus citations

    Geriatric Emergency Department Innovations: The Impact of Transitional Care Nurses on 30-day Readmissions for Older Adults

    Dresden, S. M., Hwang, U., Garrido, M. M., Sze, J., Kang, R., Vargas-Torres, C., Courtney, D. M., Loo, G., Rosenberg, M. & Richardson, L., Jan 1 2020, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 27, 1, p. 43-53 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    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 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 6, p. 649-655 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 3 Scopus citations

    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., Sep 1 2019, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 26, 9, p. 1089-1092 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    3 Scopus citations

    Perceptions and expectations of health-related quality of life among geriatric patients seeking emergency care: A qualitative study

    Dresden, S. M., McCarthy, D. M., Engel, K. G. & Courtney, D. M., Aug 5 2019, In : BMC Geriatrics. 19, 1, 209.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 1 Scopus citations