Department of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine | Education

Academic Associate Involvement in Clinical Research


AA runs BNP test in the lab
AA runs BNP test in the lab

The Emergency Department at HUP has a variety of ongoing clinical research projects which include:

  • Early diagnosis of Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Early diagnosis of sepsis
  • Domestic violence
  • Early diagnosis of stroke
  • Cocaine related heart disease
  • Pregnancy-related complications
  • Emotional consequences of traumatic injury
  • Community wide interventions to decrease the relapse rate in asthmatics
  • Various intra-abdominal catastrophes