Craig L. Anderson

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Research Specialist, Emergency Medicine
School of Medicine
Ph.D., UCLA, 1996, Epidemiology
M.P.H., Loma Linda University, 1981, Epidemiology
Phone: (714) 456-7571
University of California, Irvine
333 The City Boulevard West, Suite 640, RT 128-01
Mail Code: 4064
Irvine, CA 92697
Langdorf MI, Medak A, Hendey GW, Nishijima D, Mower W, Raja A, Bauman B, Anderson CL, Lotfipour S, Zuabi N, Khan NA, Bithell C, Rodriguez RM. Prevalence and Clinical Import of Thoracic Injury Identified by Chest CT but not Chest X-ray in Blunt Trauma: Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study," accepted for publication in Annals of Emergency Medicine.
Turner EE, Fox JC, Rosen M, Allen A, Rosen S, Anderson C. Implementation and Assessment of a Curriculum for Bedside Ultrasound Training. J Ultrasound Med. 2015 May;34(5):823-8. doi: 10.7863/ultra.34.5.823.
Connolly K, Beier L, Langdorf MI, Anderson CL, Fox JC. Ultrafest: a novel approach to ultrasound in medical education leads to improvement in written and clinical examinations. West J Emerg Med. 2015 Jan;16(1):143-8. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2014.11.23746. Epub 2014 Dec 15. PMID: 25671024.
Harrison C, Hoonpongsimanont W, Anderson CL, Roumani S, Weiss J, Chakravarthy B, Lotfipour S. Readiness to Change and Reasons for Intended Reduction of Alcohol Consumption in Emergency Department versus Trauma Population. West J Emerg Med. 2014 May;15(3):337-44. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2013.8.15829. PubMed PMID: 24829617; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4018185.
Chakravarthy B, Toohey S, Rezaimehr Y, Anderson CL, Hoonpongsimanont W, Menchine M, Lotfipour S. National differences between ED and ambulatory visits for suicidal ideation and attempts and depression. Am J Emerg Med. 2014 May;32(5):443-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2013.12.044. Epub 2013 Dec 26. PubMed PMID: 24637133.
Langdorf MI, Strom SL, Yang L, Canales C, Anderson CL, Amin A, Lotfipour S. High-fidelity simulation enhances ACLS training, Teach Learn Med. 2014;26(3):266-73. doi: 10.1080/10401334.2014.910466. PMID: 25010238.
Chakravarthy B, Hoonpongsimanont W, Anderson CL, Habicht M, Bruckner T, Lotfipour S. Depression, suicidal ideation, and suicidal attempt presenting to the emergency department: differences between these cohorts. West J Emerg Med. 2014 Mar;15(2):211-6. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2013.11.13172. PubMed PMID: 24672614; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3966461.
Kahn CA, Stratton SJ, Anderson CL. Characteristics of hospitals diverting ambulances in a California EMS system. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2014 Feb;29(1):27-31. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X13009242. Epub 2014 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 24451265.
Lotfipour S, Cisneros V, Anderson CL, Roumani S, Hoonpongsimanont W, Weiss J, Chakravarthy B, Dykzeul B, Vaca F. Assessment of Alcohol Use Patterns Among Spanish-Speaking Patients. Subst Abus. 2013; 34:155-161.
McCoy CE, Menchine M, Sampson S, Anderson C, Kahn C. Emergency medical services out-of-hospital scene and transport times and their association with mortality in trauma patients presenting to an urban Level I trauma center. Ann Emerg Med. 2013; 61:167-74.
Chin EJ, Chan CH, Mortazavi R, Anderson CL, Kahn CA, Summers S, Fox JC. A pilot study examining the viability of a Prehospital Assessment with UltraSound for Emergencies (PAUSE) protocol. J Emerg Med. 2013; 44:142-149.
Anderson CL, Dominguez KM, Hoang TV, Rowther AA, Carroll MC, Lotfipour S, Hoonpongsimanont W, Chakravarthy B. An analysis of distance from collision site to pedestrian residence in pedestrian versus automobile collisions presenting to a Level 1 trauma center. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2012; 56:31-36.
Rudkin SE, Kahn CA, Oman JA, Dolich MO, Lotfipour S, Lush S, Gain M, Firme C, Anderson CL, Langdorf MI. Prospective correlation of arterial vs venous blood gas measurements in trauma patients. Am J Emerg Med. 2012; 30:1371-1377.
Lotfipour S, Cisneros V, Chakravarthy B, Barrios C, Anderson C, Fox JC, Roumani S, Hoonpongsimanont W, Vaca FE. Assessment of readiness to change and relationship to AUDIT score in a trauma population utilizing computerized alcohol screening and brief intervention. Subst Abus. 2012; 33:378-386.
Chakravarthy B, Anderson CL, Ludlow J, Lotfipour S, Vaca FE. A geographic analysis of collisions involving child pedestrians in a large southern California county. Traffic Inj Prev. 2012; 13:193-198.
Vaca FE, Anderson CL. Crash injury risk behavior in adolescent Latino males: the power of friends and relational connections. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2011; 55:41-50.
Vaca FE, Winn DG, Anderson CL, Kim D, Arcila M. Six-month follow-up of computerized alcohol screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment in the emergency department. Subst Abus. 2011; 32:144-152.
Fox JC, Boysen M, Gharahbaghian L, Cusick S, Ahmed SS, Anderson CL, Lekawa M, Langdorf Test characteristics of focused assessment of sonography for trauma (FAST) for clinically significant abdominal free fluid in pediatric blunt abdominal trauma. Acad Emerg Med. 2011; 18:477-482.
Vaca FE, Winn DG, Anderson CL, Kim D, Arcila M. Feasibility of Emergency Department Bilingual Computerized Alcohol Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment. Subst Abus. 2010; 31:264-269.
Tsai VW, Anderson CL, Vaca FE. Alcohol-involvement among young female drivers in US fatal crashes: unfavourable trends. Inj Prev. 2010; 16:17-20.
Rice TM, Anderson CL, Lee AS. The association between booster seat use and death risk among motor vehicle occupants ages 4-8: a matched cohort study. Inj Prev. 2009; 15:379-383.
Vaca F, Anderson CL. U.S. motor vehicle fatality trends in young Latino males. Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med. 2009; 53:77-82.
Rudkin SE, Langdorf MI, Oman JA, Kahn CA, White H, Anderson CL. The worsening of ED on-call coverage in California: 6-year trend. Am J Emerg Med. 2009 Sep;27:785-791.
Kahn CA, Schultz CH, Miller KT, Anderson CL. Does START Triage Work? An Outcomes Assessment After a Disaster. Ann Emerg Med. 2009 Sep;54:424-30, 430.e1.
Rice TM, Anderson CL. The effectiveness of child restraint systems for children aged 3 years or younger during motor vehicle collisions: 1996 to 2005. Am J Public Health. 2009; 99:252-257.
Scruggs W, J Fox JC, Potts B, Zlidenny A, McDonough J, Anderson CL, Larson J, Barajas G, Langdorf MI. Accuracy of ED Bedside Ultrasound for identification of gallstones: retrospective analysis of 575 studies. West J Emerg Med. 2008; 9:1-5.
Research Centers
Center for Traffic Injury Prevention and Research
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