Description of Research Expertise:
Dean AJ.: Bedside ultrasound as an adjunct in the evaluation of critically ill patients. Chapter 8 in Ultrasound in Emergency Care. : 59-75,2004.
Dean AJ, Vining DK: Procedural applications of emergency bedside ultrasound. Chapter 13 in Ultrasound in Emergency Care. : 114-134,2004.
Dean AJ, Gronczewski CA, Costantino TG: Technique for emergency medicine bedside ultrasound identification of a radiolucent foreign body. Journal of Emergency Med 24 (3): 303 – 8,2003.
Dean AJ. Lafferty K. Villanueva TC.: Emergency medicine bedside ultrasound diagnosis of intussusception in a patient with chronic abdominal pain and unrecognized Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. Journal of Emergency Medicine 24 (2): 203-10,2003.
Costantino TG, Satz WA, Stahmer SA, Dean AJ:: Predictors of success in emergency medicine ultrasound education. Academic Emergency Medicine. 10 (2): 180 – 3,,2003.
Vining DK, Dean AJ: Learning curves in emergency medicine resident-performed bedside ultrasound. Oral presentation, Second Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress, Sitges, Spain. : 2003.
Dean AJ, Shofer FS, Davies S: Accuracy of resident-performed limited compression ultrasonography for the diagnosis of lower extremity deep venous thrombosis. Poster presentation, Second Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress, Sitges, Spain. : 2003.
Dean AJ, Artz K:: Emergency medicine bedside ultrasonography in the diagnosis of inflammatory soft tissue conditions. Oral presentation, Second Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress, Sitges, Spain : 2003.
Fojtik JP, Handly N, Dean AJ, Costantino TG: The prevalence of pericardial effusion in patients presenting to two urban emergency departments. Research Forum Abstract, American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly. : 2002.
Hendrickson RG, Dean A, Costantino TG:: A Novel Use of Ultrasound in Pulseless Electrical Activity: The Diagnosis of an Acute Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture. J Emerg Med 21 (2): 141-4,2001.