1. Pines J, Carpenter CR, Raja A, Schuur J. Evidence-Based Emergency Care: Diagnostic Testing and Clinical Decision Rules 2nd Edition, Oxford UK, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.

Book Chapters

  1. Carpenter CR: Toxicology. Caterino J, Kahan S (eds): Emergency Medicine in a Page Malden, Massachusetts, Blackwell Science, 2003; 161-184.
  2. Carpenter CR, Kahan, S: Terrorism and Disaster Medicine. Caterino JM, Kahan S (eds): Emergency Medicine in a Page Malden, Massachusetts, Blackwell Science, 2003; 199-204.
  3. Carpenter CR, Gingrich K, Wilberger JE, Warren L, Shah SM: Traumatic Brain Injury, Shah S, Kelly K (eds): Emergency Neurology Principles and Practice Companion Handbook. New York, Cambridge University Press 2003; 279-285.
  4. Katz E, Carpenter CR: Fever and Immune Function in the Elderly. Meldon S, Ma OJ, Woolard R (eds): Geriatric Emergency Medicine. New York, McGraw Hill, 2004; 55-69.
  5. Carpenter CR, Gerson L; Geriatric Emergency Medicine. LoCicero J, Rosenthal RA, Katlic, MR, Pompei P (eds): A Supplement to New Frontiers in Geriatrics Research: An Agenda for Surgical and Related Medical Specialties, New York, American Geriatrics Society and John A. Hartford Foundation, 2008; 45-71.
  6. Carpenter CR; Alcoholic Ketoacidosis. Adams J (ed): Emergency Medicine. Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2008; 1735-1738.
  7. Carpenter CR, Stern M, Sanders AB; Caring for the Elderly. Rowe BH, Lang ES, Houry D, Newman DH, Wyer PC, (eds): Evidence Based Emergency Medicine. Oxford UK, Wiley-Blackwell, 2009; 260-270.
  8. Carpenter CR; Teaching Lifelong Learning Skills: Journal Club and Beyond. Rogers RL, Mattu A. Winter M, Martinez J (eds): Practical Teaching in Emergency Medicine 2nd Edition. Oxford UK, Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
  9. Carpenter CR; Falls and Fall Prevention in the Elderly. Kahn JH, Olshaker J, Magauran B (eds): Geriatric Emergency Medicine. Cambridge University Press 2014.
  10. Hunter B, Carpenter CR; The Development of Clinical Prediction Rules. Guluma KZ, Wilson MP, Hayden S; Research in the Acute Setting. Wiley (2014)

Peer-Reviewed Publications (since 2011)

  1. Carpenter CR, Heard K, Wilber S, Ginde AA, Stiffler K, Gerson LW, Wenger NS, Miller DK; Research priorities for high quality geriatric emergency care: medication management, screening and prevention, and functional assessment, Acad Emerg Med 2011; 18: 644-654.
  2. Carpenter CR, Shah MN, Hustey FM, Heard K, Gerson LW, Miller DK; High yield research opportunities in geriatric emergency medicine: prehospital care, delirium, adverse drug events, and falls; J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2011; 66: 775-783.
  3. Carpenter CR, Bassett ER, Fischer GM, Shirshekan J, Galvin JE, Morris JC; Four sensitive screening tools to detect cognitive dysfunction in geriatric emergency department patients: Brief Alzheimer’s Screen, Short Blessed Test, Ottawa3DY, and the Caregiver Administered AD8, Acad Emerg Med 2011; 18: 374-384.
  4. Carpenter CR, Griffey RT, Stark S, Coopersmith CM, Gage BF; Physician and Nurse Acceptance of Geriatric Technicians to Screen for Geriatric Syndromes in the Emergency Department, Western J Emerg Med 2011; 12: 489-495.
  5. Carpenter CR, Schuur JD, Everett WW, Pines JM; Evidence based diagnostics: Septic arthritis, Acad Emerg Med 2011; 18: 782-796.
  6. Carpenter CR; ACP Journal Club: Which medications are associated with incident delirium? Ann Intern Med 2011; 154: JC6-10
  7. Worster A, Kulasegaram M, Carpenter CR, Vallera T, Upadhye S, Sherbino J, Haynes RB; Inter-rater reliability assessment of the Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine (BEEM) Rater Scale, a medical literature rating tool for emergency physicians, Acad Emerg Med 2011; 18: 1193-2000.
  8. Carpenter CR; Which medications are associated with incident delirium? Ann Emerg Med 2012; 59: 321-322.
  9. Carpenter CR, Keim S, Worster A, Rosen P; BNP in the evaluation of emergency department dyspnea. Is there a role? J Emerg Med 2012; 42: 197-205.
  10. Powell BJ, McMillen JC, Proctor EK, Carpenter CR, Griffey RT, Bunger AC, Glass JE, York JL: A compilation of strategies for implementing clinical innovations in health and mental health, Med Care Res Rev 2012; 69: 123-157.
  11. Carpenter CR, Platts-Mills TF; Evolving prehospital, emergency department, and “inpatient” management models for geriatric emergencies, Clin Geriatr Med 2013; 29: 31-47.
  12. Fuller B, Mohr NM, Carpenter CR; Protective ventilation for patients without acute respiratory distress syndrome, JAMA 2013; 309: 654-655.
  13. Fuller B, Mohr N, Drewry AM, Carpenter CR; Lower tidal volume at initiation of mechanical ventilation may reduce progression to acute respiratory distress syndrome: A systematic review. Crit Care Med 2013; 17(1): R11.
  14. Carpenter CR, Pines JM; The end of x-rays for suspected small bowel obstruction? Using evidence based diagnostics to inform best practices in emergency medicine, Acad Emerg Med 2013; 20: 618-620.
  15. Marschall J, Carpenter CR, Fowler S, Trautner BA; Antibiotic prophylaxis for urinary tract infection after urinary catheter removal: a meta-analysis, BMJ 2013; 346: f3147.
  16. Carpenter CR, Sarli CC, Fowler SA, Kulasegaram K, Vallera T, Lapaine P, Schalet G, Worster A; BEEM Rater Scores Correlate with Publications’ Future Citations, Acad Emerg Med 2013; 20: 1004-1012.
  17. Carpenter CR; Ultrasound Imaging Reduces Failed Lumbar Punctures and Epidural Catheterizations, Ann Intern Med 2013; 159: JC10
  18. Kohn MA, Carpenter CR, Newman TB; Understanding the direction of bias in studies of diagnostic test accuracy, Acad Emerg Med (in press)
  19. Carpenter CR, Cone D; Promoting Stewardship of Academic Productivity in Emergency Medicine: Using the h-index to Advance Beyond the Impact Factor, Acad Emerg Med 2013; 20: 1067-1069.
  20. Carpenter CR, Pines JM, Schuur JS, Calfee RC, Muir M, Raja AS; Evidence Based Diagnostics: Adult scaphoid fracture, Acad Emerg Med (in press)
  21. Carpenter CR; Deteriorating Functional Status in Older Adults Following Emergency Department Evaluation of Minor Trauma – Opportunities and Pragmatic Challenges, J Am Geriatr Soc 2013; 61: 1806-1807.
  22. Powell BJ, Proctor EK, Glisson CA, Kohl PL, Raghavan R, Brownson RC, Stoner BP, Carpenter CR, Palinkas LA; A mixed methods multiple case study of implementation as usual in children’s social service organizations: Study protocol, Implement Sci 2013; 8: 92.
  23. Carpenter CR, Kaphingst KA, Goodman MS, Lin MJ, Melson A, Griffey RT; Diagnostic accuracy of brief health literacy and health numeracy screening instruments in an urban emergency department, Acad Emerg Med (2013)
  24. Hogan TM, Olade TO, Carpenter CR; A Profile of Acute Care in an Aging America: Snowball Sample Identification and Characterization of United States Geriatric Emergency Departments in 2013, Acad Emerg Med (2013)
  25. Griffey RT, Melson AT, Lin MJ, Carpenter CR, Goodman MS, Kaphingst KA; Does Numeracy Correlate with Measures of Health Literacy in the Emergency Department? Acad Emerg Med (2013)
  26. Hwang U, Shah MN, Han JH, Carpenter CR, Siu AL, Adams JG; At the Crossroads of the Emergency Department and the Aging Population: Navigating Emergency Care for Older Patients, Health Affairs (2013)