Elissa M. Schechter-Perkins, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Emergency Medicine

MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Infectious Diseases in the Emergency Department, Hepatitis C Virus screening in the Emergency Department, HIV Screening in the Emergency Department, Influenza Virus Testing in the Emergency Department, Abscess Management in the Emergency Department

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Boston Medical Center
Emergency Medicine

Point of Care Liat Influenza A/B Testing in the Emergency Department
11/02/2016 - 11/01/2019 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

LIA-MRSA-375 Clinical Utility
08/23/2017 - 08/23/2019 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

LIA-CDIF-373 Clinical Utility
06/22/2016 - 06/22/2019 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

FOCUS Program - BMC HCV Screening, Confirmation and Linkage Initiative
04/01/2016 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
Gilead Sciences

Invitro Diagnostic Devices for the Detection of Influenza
11/07/2014 - 05/05/2016 (PI)

HIV CTR in the Boston Medical Center Emergency Department
02/03/2009 - 11/30/2013 (PI)
Gilead Sciences

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  1. Altawil Z, Gendron BJ, Schechter-Perkins EM. Case report: Topical use of tranexamic acid for the management of post-procedural rectal bleeding. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Sep 25. PMID: 30343959.
  2. Schechter-Perkins EM, Mitchell PM, Nelson KP, Liu JH, Shannon A, Ahern J, Orr B, Miller NS. Point-of-care influenza testing does not significantly shorten time to disposition among patients with an influenza-like illness. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Aug 07.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30107967.
  3. Schechter-Perkins EM, Miller NS, Hall J, Hartman JJ, Dorfman DH, Andry C, Linas BP. Implementation and Preliminary Results of an Emergency Department Nontargeted, Opt-out Hepatitis C Virus Screening Program. Acad Emerg Med. 2018 May 31.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29851238; DOI: 10.1111/acem.13484;.
  4. Gibson J, Schechter-Perkins EM, Mitchell P, Mace S, Tian Y, Williams K, Luo R, Yen-Lieberman B. Multi-center evaluation of the cobas® Liat® Influenza A/B & RSV assay for rapid point of care diagnosis. J Clin Virol. 2017 Oct; 95:5-9.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28818691.
  5. Mari-Lynn Drainoni, Elisa Koppelman, Patricia Mitchell, Monica Malowney, Gina Sang Lee, Mahima Mangla, and Elissa Schechter-Perkins. Why do patients refuse HIV testing in the emergency department? Perspectives from a qualitative study. Journal Of HIV/AIDS & Social Services. 2016.
  6. Schechter-Perkins EM, Jenkins D, White LF, Mitchell PM. Treatment of Cases of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis in Emergency Department Patients. Sex Transm Dis. 2015 Jul; 42(7):353-7.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26222746; DOI: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000299;.
  7. Roseman DA, Schechter-Perkins EM, Bhatia JS. Peritoneal dialysis and potassium: pains and gains in ED-the authors' reply. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Jul; 33(7):980.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25940133; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.04.027;.
  8. Roseman DA, Schechter-Perkins EM, Bhatia JS. Treatment of life-threatening hyperkalemia with peritoneal dialysis in the ED. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Mar; 33(3):473.e3-5.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25241357; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.08.041;.
  9. Pare JR, Schechter-Perkins EM. Temperate pyomyositis: a pain in the belly. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Feb; 33(2):306.e3-4.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25171794; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.07.016;.
  10. Schechter-Perkins EM, Koppelman E, Mitchell PM, Morgan JR, Kutzen R, Drainoni ML. Characteristics of patients who accept and decline ED rapid HIV testing. Am J Emerg Med. 2014 Sep; 32(9):1109-12.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24993683; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.05.034;.
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