Angela M Mills

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Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street
Department of Emergency Medicine
Ground Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2386
Fax: 215-662-3953
Education:
BS (Biology and Psychology)
Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, 1993.
MD (Medicine)
Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1997.
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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

Description of Itmat Expertise

Emergency research, treatment and evaluation of acute abdominal pain, disparities in emergency care, radiation risk and emergency radiologic imaging, electronic clinical decision support

Selected Publications

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, Apr 2014.

Martinez M, Cuker A, Mills AM, Crichlow A, Lightfoot RT, Chernysh N, Nagaswami C, Weisel JW, Ischiropoulos H.: Enhanced lysis and accelerated establishment of viscoelastic properties of fibrin clots are associated with pulmonary embolism. American Journal of Physiology Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology 306(5): 397-404, Mar 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, Mar 2014.

Arthur K, Kelz RR, Mills AM, Reinke CE, Robertson MP, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Reilly PM, Holena DN: Interhospital transfer: An independent risk factor for mortality in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. The American Surgeon 79(9): 909-13, Sep 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): 1179-85, May 2013.

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 Apr 2013 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

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): 1219-26, Nov 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 Oct 2012 Notes: doi: 10.1111/codi.12066 [Epub ahead of print]

Massey PR, Sakran JV, Mills AM, Sarani B, Aufhauser DD, Sims CA, Pascual JL, Kelz RR, Holena DN : Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in necrotizing soft tissue infections. Journal of Surgical Research 177(1): 146-51, Sep 2012.

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, Jul 2012.

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