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Mucio Kit Delgado, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
Department of Emergency Medicine
933 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-8256
Fax: 215-573-2265
B.A. (Public/International Affairs)
Princeton University, 2001.
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)
Columbia University, 2006.
M.S. (Health Services Research)
Stanford University School of Medicine, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Delgado, MK, McDonald, CC, Winston, FK, Halpern, DC, Buttenheim, AM, Setubal, C, Huang, Y, Saulsgiver, KA, Lee, YC: Attitudes on Technological, Social, and Behavioral Economic Strategies to Reduce Cellphone Use While Driving in Teens. Traffic Injury Prevention April 2018.

Coupet Jr., E, Karp, D, Wiebe, D, Delgado, MK: Shift in U.S. payer responsibility for the acute care of violent injuries after the Affordable Care Act: Implications for prevention. American Journal of Emergency Medicine March 2018.

Kaufman, EJ, Ertefaie, A, Small, D, Delgado, MK: Comparative Effectiveness of Initial Treatment at a Trauma Center vs. Neurosurgery-capable Non-Trauma Center for Patients with Severe, Isolated Head Injury. Journal of the American College of Surgeons March 2018.

Delgado, MK, Shofer, FS, Patel, MS, Halpern, SD, Edwards, C, Meisel, ZF, Perrone, J: Association between electronic medical record implementation of default opioid prescription quantities on prescribing behavior in two emergency departments. Journal of General Internal Medicine January 2018.

Kauffman, EJ, Rising, KL, Wiebe, DJ, Ebler, DJ, Crandall, ML, Delgado, MK: Recurrent violent injury: magnitude, risk factors, and opportunities for intervention from a statewide analysis. American Journal of Emergency Medicine Sept 2016.

Kaufman, E, Karp, DN, Delgado, MK: U.S. emergency department encounters for law enforcement-associated injury, 2006-12. JAMA Surgery Apr 2017.

Newgard, CD, Yang, Z, Nishijima, D, McConnell, KJ, Trent, SA, Holmes, JF, Daya, M, Mann, NC, Hsia, RY, Rea, TD, Wang, NE, Staudenmayer, K, Delgado, MK: Cost-effectiveness of field trauma triage among injured adults served by emergency medical services. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 222(6): 1125-37, June 2016.

Delgado, MK, Wanner, KJ, McDonald, CM. : Adolescent cellphone use while driving: promising future directions for intervention. Media and Communication 4(3), June 2016.

Yokell, MA, Delgado, MK, Zaller, ND, Wang, NE, McGowan, AB, Green, TC: Prescription and non-prescription opioid overdose presentations to US emergency departments JAMA Internal Medicine 174(12): 2034-7, Dec 2014.

Delgado, MK, Yokell, MA, Staudenmayer, KL, Spain, DA, Hernandez-Boussard, Tina, Wang, NE: Factors associated with the disposition of severely injured patients initially seen at non–trauma center emergency departments: disparities by insurance status. JAMA Surgery 149(5): 422-30, May 2014.

Delgado, MK, Wang, NE, Owens, DK, Weir, SM, Goldhaber-Fiebert, JD: Cost-effectiveness of helicopter versus ground emergency medical services for trauma scene transport in the United States. Annals of Emergency Medicine 62(4): 351-364.e19, Apr 2013.

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