Dr. Sikka and Pourmand author E-scooter Injury Case Report in American Journal of Emergency Medicine

June 26, 2019

Dr. Neal SikkaDr. Ali PourmandSharing the sidewalk: A case of E-scooter related pedestrian injury. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. June 2019. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2019.06.017

Dr. Sikka and Dr. Pourmand "present a case involving a sixty-year-old female pedestrian who presented to the emergency department with an acute lumbar compression fracture after a collision with an electric scooter."  Additionally, they review prior studies of electric vehicle-related injury, current legislative policies, and electric scooter company use policies.

Other recent articles:

  • Perim D, Mazer-Amirshahi M, Trvalik A, Pourmand A. Approach to Complications of Ventricular Assist Devices: A Clinical Review for the Emergency Provider. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2019;56(6):611-623. doi:10.1016/j.jemermed.2019.03.012
  • Elovic A, Pourmand A. MDCalc Medical Calculator App Review. J Digit Imaging. April 2019. doi:10.1007/s10278-019-00218-y
  • Pourmand A, Whiteside T, Yamane D, Rashed A, Mazer-Amirshahi M. The controversial role of corticosteroids in septic shock. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2019;37(7):1353-1361. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2019.04.045
  • Elovic A, Pourmand A. Lexicomp App Review. J Digit Imaging. May 2019. doi:10.1007/s10278-019-00219-x
  • Sikka N, Shu L, Ritchie B, Amdur RL, Pourmand A. Virtual Reality-Assisted Pain, Anxiety, and Anger Management in the Emergency Department. Telemedicine and e-Health. February 2019. doi:10.1089/tmj.2018.0273
  • Lew SQ, Sikka N. Operationalizing Telehealth for Home Dialysis Patients in the United States. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2019;74(1):95-100. doi:10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.01.023