Description of Research Expertise:
Emergency research, treatment and evaluation of acute abdominal pain, disparities in emergency care, radiation risk and emergency radiologic imaging, electronic clinical decision support
Soremekun OA, Shofer FS, Grasso D, Mills AM, Moore J, Datner EM: The impact of an emergency department dedicated Mid-Track area on patient flow Annals of Emergency Medicine 21 (4): 434-439,2014.
Raja AS, Gupta A, Ip IK, Mills AM, Khorasani R: The use of clinical decision support to measure adherence to a national imaging quality measure Academic Radiology 21 (3): 378-383,2014.
Meltzer A, Baumann BM, Chen EH, Shofer FS, Mills AM: Poor sensitivity of a modified Alvarado score in adults with suspected appendicitis Annals of Emergency Medicine 37 (7): 995-1000,2013.
Kerner C, Carey K, Baillie C, Mills AM, Yang W, Hilton S, Synnestvedt MB, Weiner MG, Lewis JD: Clinical predictors of urgent findings on abdominopelvic CT in emergency department patients with Crohn’s disease Journal of Inflammatory Bowel Disease 19 (6): 1179-1185,2013.
Crichlow A, Cuker A, Mills AM: Overuse of CT pulmonary angiography in the evaluation of patients with suspected pulmonary embolism in the emergency department Academic Emergency Medicine 19 (11): 1219-1226,2012.
Mills AM, Holena DN, Kallan MJ, Carr BG, Reinke CE, Kelz RR: The effect of insurance status on patients admitted for acute diverticulitis Colorectal Disease 15 (5): 613-620,2013.
Martinez M, Cuker A, Mills AM, Lightfoot R, Fan Y, Tang WH, Hazen SL, Ischiropoulos H: Nitrated fibrinogen is a biomarker of oxidative stress in venous thromboembolism Free Radical Biology & Medicine 53 (2): 230-36,2012.
Mills AM, Huckins DS, Kwok H, Baumann BM, Ruddy RM, Rothman RE, Schrock JW, Lovecchio F, Krief WI, Hexdall A, Caspari R, Cohen B, Lewis RJ: Diagnostic characteristics of S100A8/A9 in a multicenter study of patients with right lower quadrant abdominal pain Academic Emergency Medicine 19 (1): 48-55,2012.
Kerner C, Carey K, Mills AM, Yang W, Synnestvedt MB, Hilton S, Weiner M, Lewis JD: Use of abdominopelvic computed tomography in emergency departments and rates of urgent diagnoses in Crohn's disease Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 10 (1): 52-57,2012.
Baumann BM, Chen EH, Mills AM, Glaspey L, Thompson NM, Jones MK, Farner MC: Patient perceptions of computed tomographic imaging and their understanding of radiation risk and exposure Annals of Emergency Medicine 58 (1): 1-7,2011.