University of South Florida

Research

Abstracts

Schumann K, Derr C, Butterfield M, Wilson J. Assessing Comfort Level Amongst Residents in Performing Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks: Before and After Didactic Lecture and Cadaver Lab
Poster presented at Symposium By The Sea, August 2017

Smith J, Derr C, Wilson J, Mueller L. Individual Competition as a Novel Approach to Population Health Management: A Corporate Wellness Model Designed in an Emergency Department Residency Program.
Poster presented by J Smith at the ACEP Scientific Assembly Research Forum. Las Vegas, Nevada, October 17, 2016

Lefebre J, Grant A, Campbell T, Closser Z, MD, Boyette L, Miladinovic B, Derr C.
How Many Ultrasound Examinations Are Necessary To Gain Proficiency In Accurately Identifying The Femoral and Popliteal Nerves?
Poster presented by J Lefebre at University of South Florida Research Day, February 19, 2016
Poster presented by J Lefebre at Symposium By The Sea, Amelia Island, FL August 7, 2015

R. Merritt, S. Jackson, T Campbell, Z. Closser, L Boyette, B Miladinovic, C Derr. How Many Ultrasound Examinations Are Necessary To Gain Proficiency In Accurately Identifying The Nerves Of The Brachial Plexus?
Poster presented by Z Closser at Symposium By The Sea, Boca Raton, FL August 9, 2014
Poster presentation by R Merritt, USF Research Day, Feb 21, 2014

J. Gantner, C. Derr. Bedside Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Flank Pain.
Poster presentation by J. Gantner, INDUSEM Meeting, Thrissur, Kerala, October 25, 2013

S. Jackson, C. Paul, A. De Lucia, S. Harris, R. Mhaskar, B. Miladinovis, C. Derr. Sonographic Identification of Peripheral Nerves in the Upper Extremity.
Poster presentation by A De Lucia, SAEM Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, May 17, 2013
Oral presentation by A De Lucia, SAEM Mid-Atlantic Meeting, Washington, DC, February 2, 2013
Oral presentation by S Jackson, INDO-US EM Summit, Nashik, India, October 26-28, 2012

R. Merritt, C. Derr, E. Zevallos, K. Downes, L. Land, M. Lasseter, D. Denittis, R. Paula. Ultrasound Evaluation of the Effect of Head Rotation on the Relationship of the Internal Jugular Vein and Carotid Artery.
Oral presentation by R Merritt, Southeast Regional SAEM Meeting, February 2011, Jacksonville, FL
Oral and poster presentation by R Merritt, The Sixth Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress September 2011, Kos, Greece, September 2011
Poster presentation by R Merritt, Symposium By the Sea, August 2011, Naples, FL
Oral presentation by R Merritt, SAEM Annual Meeting, June 1, 2011, Boston, MA
Oral presentation by R Merritt, Western Regional SAEM Rocky Mountain Conference, March 2011, Keystone, CO
Poster presentation by R Merritt and L Land, USF research day, February 2011 and 2010, Tampa, FL
Poster presentation by R Merritt, INDO-US (India and United States) Emergency and Trauma Collaborative, September 2010, Baroda Medical School, Guajart, India
Poster presentation by R Merritt, ACEP Annual Research Forum at the Scientific Assembly, September 29, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada

Presentations

ACEP Scientific Assembly, Washington, DC, October 2017
Regional Anesthesia Ultrasound Skills Lab

ACEP Scientific Assembly, Las Vegas, Nevada, October, 2016
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Skills Lab

ACEP Scientific Assembly, Boston, Massachusetts, October, 2015
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Skills Lab


Gulfcoast Ultrasound:
Emergency Ultrasound Scan Only Workshop, June 7-8, 2018
Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia in the ED, May 4, 2018
Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia, March 23, 2018
Vascular Access Ultrasound Course, March 22, 2018
Introduction to Abdominal and Family Medicine Sonography, November 8, 2017
Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia, August 26, 2017
Vascular Access Ultrasound Course, August 25, 2017
Introduction to Abdominal and Family Medicine Sonography, June 7, 2017
Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia in the ED, April 22, 2017
Cases in Emergency Ultrasound, live webinar and publication of DVD, April 21, 2017
Vascular Access Ultrasound Course, April 21, 2017
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, November 9, 2016
Emergency and Critical Care Sonography, September 15-16, 2016
Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia, August 30, 2016
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, June 8, 2016
Introduction to Emergency Medicine Ultrasound, April 19, 2016
Trauma Sonography, February 9, 2016
Critical Care Sonography, September 17-18, 2015
Vascular Access Ultrasound Course, August 24, 2015
Scan with the Experts: Hands-on Ultrasound Course, June 25, 2015
Introduction to Abdominal and Family Medicine Sonography, April 15, 2015
Introduction to Abdominal and Family Medicine Sonography, November 12, 2014
Advanced Emergency Ultrasound Course, September 17-18, 2014
Webinar: Ultrasound-Guided Procedures, September 17, 2014
Scan with the Experts: Hands-on Ultrasound Course, June 27, 2014
Advanced Emergency Ultrasound Course, September 12-13, 2013
Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia in the ED, August 24, 2013
ACEP educational video collaboration- ďBenefits of an Ultrasound Program in Your Emergency DepartmentĒ created July 11, 2013, available viewing at acep.org
Scan with the Experts: Hands-on Ultrasound Course, June 26-26, 2013
Introduction to Abdominal and Family Medicine Sonography, March 20, 2013
Critical Care Sonography, October 24-26, 2012
Advanced Emergency Ultrasound Course, September 13-14, 2012
Introduction to Pediatric Ultrasound, August 16-17, 2012
Scan with the Experts: Hands-on Ultrasound Course, August 7, 2012
Scan with the Experts: Hands-on Ultrasound Course, May 25, 2012
Critical Care Sonography, April 11-13, 2012
Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound Course, March 21, 2012
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, March 7, 2012
Critical Care Sonography, November 16-18, 2011
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, November 9, 2011
Introduction to Pediatric Ultrasound, September 19-20, 2011
Advanced Emergency Ultrasound Course , September 15-16, 2011
Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound Course , September 12, 2011
Introduction to Pediatric Ultrasound, July 29-30, 2010
Introduction to Emergency Medicine Sonography, April 11, 2011
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, March 23, 2011
Critical Care Sonography, March 16-18, 2011
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, November 10, 2010
Critical Care Sonography, October 6-8, 2010
Advanced Emergency Ultrasound Course , September 17, 2010
Introduction to Pediatric Ultrasound, July 29-30, 2010
Critical Care Sonography, April 12-14, 2010
Critical Care Sonography, December 2-4, 2009
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, November 4, 2009
Advanced Emergency Ultrasound Course, September 17-18, 2009
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, June 10, 2009
Critical Care Sonography, May 27-29, 2009
Webinar: Ultrasound Guided Procedures, April 1, 2009
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, April 1, 2009
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, November 12, 2008
Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound Course, September 26, 2008
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, July 30, 2008
Webinar: Emergency Medicine Case Studies, April 30, 2008
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, April 30, 2008
Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound, March 5, 2008
Introduction to Abdominal Sonography, November 7, 2007

Community Hospitals:
Tennova Cleveland Hospital, Cleveland, Tennessee, November 17-18, 2016
Springs Memorial Hospital, Lancaster, SC, August 27, 2013
St Vincentís Hospital, Birmingham, AL, August 22-23, 2013
Hialeah Medical Center, Hialeah, FL, November 13-14, 2012
Ocala Regional Medical Center, Ocala, FL, October 17-18, 2012
Manatee Memorial Hospital, Bradenton, FL, December 16, 2011, January 12-13, 2012
Duke University Hospitalist Group, Durham, NC, June 11, 2011
James Haley, VA Hospital, Tampa, FL, September 2-3, 2010
Winn Army Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia, May 27, 2010
Blessing Hospital, Quincy, Illinois, May 11-12, 2010
Oschner Medical Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana April 29-30, 2009
South Pointe Hospital, Cleveland, OH, March 23-24, 2009
Bangor Medical Center, Bangor, Maine, April 15-16, 2008
Parrish Hospital, Titusville, FL, March 11, 2008
St. Vincentís Hospital, Jacksonville, FL, February 7-8, 2008
Buffalo Veteranís Administration Medical Center, Buffalo, NY, November 17-18, 2007
Pine Medical Center Sandstone, MN, June 26-27, 2007



Manuscripts

Butterfield M, Derr C, Keffeler J, Jelic T. Organized cardiac activity in an awake LVAD patient during ventricular fibrillation. Am J Emerg Med. 2017 Mar 2. PMID: 28291704.

Stolz LA et al. Emergency Medicine Resident Assessment of the Emergency Ultrasound Milestones and Current Training Recommendations. Accepted Sept 27, 2016. Academic Emerg Med. Publication pending. PMID: 27739636.

Jackson SA, Derr C, et al. Sonographic identification of peripheral nerves in the forearm. J Emerg Trauma Shock Nov 3, 2016;9:146-50. PMID: 27904260.

Nassar A, Talbot R, Grant A, Derr C. Rapid Diagnosis of Rhabdomyolysis with Point-of -Care Ultrasound. West J Emerg Med. Epub Nov 2, 2016. PMID: 27833692.

Ghaneie A, Grajo J, Derr C, Kumm T. Unusual ectopic pregnancies: Ultrasound imaging findings and implications for management. J Ultrasound Med 2015 Jun;34(6):951-62. PMID: 26014313.

Derr C, Henry M. Bedside ultrasound in the diagnosis of uterine rupture following surgical abortion. Emergency Radiolog. 2013 Apr;20(2):165-7.

Derr C, Drake J. A case of esophageal rupture diagnosed with bedside ultrasound. Am J Emerg Med. 2012 Nov;30(9):2093.e1-3.

Derr C, Shah A. Bedside Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Orbital Cellulitis and Orbital Abscess. Emergency Radiology. 2012;19(3):265-267.

Derr C, Fucarino M. Ultrasound in the diagnosis of small bowel obstruction secondary to an incarcerated jejunal loop in Morisonís pouch. Critical Ultrasound Journal. 2011;3(2)101-103.

Derr C, Goldner D. Post-Traumatic Appendicitis: Further
Extending the Extended Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma Exam. The Am J Emerg Med 2009;27(5)632.e5-7.