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Last Name

Christopher Baugh, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Womens Hospital
Emergency Med- Neville 226
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115

 awards and honors
1999 - Phi Beta Kappa
1999 - John Darre Leadership Award
2005 - Alpha Omega Alpha
2005 - Merck Manual Award
2010 - Shore Award

 selected publications
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  1. Baugh CW, Schuur JD. Observation care. N Engl J Med. 2013 Oct 10; 369(15):1474-5.
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  2. Baugh CW, Schuur JD. Observation care--high-value care or a cost-shifting loophole? N Engl J Med. 2013 Jul 25; 369(4):302-5.
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  3. Baugh CW, Schuur JD, Bohan JS. Observation units: the authors reply. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Dec; 31(12):2830.
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  4. Baugh CW, Venkatesh AK, Hilton JA, Samuel PA, Schuur JD, Bohan JS. Making greater use of dedicated hospital observation units for many short-stay patients could save $3.1 billion a year. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Oct; 31(10):2314-23.
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  5. Baugh CW, Reisner AT. QTc pseudoprolongation and hypokalemia-induced T-U fusion: the authors reply. Intern Emerg Med. 2012 Apr; 7(2):195.
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  6. Venkatesh AK, Geisler BP, Gibson Chambers JJ, Baugh CW, Bohan JS, Schuur JD. Use of observation care in US emergency departments, 2001 to 2008. PLoS One. 2011; 6(9):e24326.
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  7. Schuur JD, Baugh CW, Hess EP, Hilton JA, Pines JM, Asplin BR. Critical pathways for post-emergency outpatient diagnosis and treatment: tools to improve the value of emergency care. Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Jun; 18(6):e52-63.
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  8. Smulowitz PB, Lipton R, Wharam JF, Adelman L, Weiner SG, Burke L, Baugh CW, Schuur JD, Liu SW, McGrath ME, Liu B, Sayah A, Burke MC, Pope JH, Landon BE. Emergency department utilization after the implementation of Massachusetts health reform. Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Sep; 58(3):225-234.e1.
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  9. Baugh CW, Venkatesh AK, Bohan JS. Emergency department observation units: A clinical and financial benefit for hospitals. Health Care Manage Rev. 2011 Jan-Mar; 36(1):28-37.
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  10. Baugh CW, Reisner AT. QTc pseudoprolongation. Intern Emerg Med. 2011 Oct; 6(5):473-5.
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  11. Smulowitz P, Landon BE, Burke L, Baugh C, Gunn H, Lipton R. Emergency department use by the uninsured after health care reform in Massachusetts. Intern Emerg Med. 2009 Dec; 4(6):501-6.
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  12. Baugh CW, Brown DF, Nadel ES. Horner's syndrome, hoarseness, and unsteady gait. J Emerg Med. 2009 Feb; 36(2):176-80.
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  13. Baugh CW. Bohan JS. . Estimating Observation Unit Profitability with Options Modeling. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2008; 15(5):445-452.
  14. Baugh CW, Bohan JS. Estimating observation unit profitability with options modeling. Acad Emerg Med. 2008 May; 15(5):445-52.
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  15. Baugh CW, Thomas SH, Nadel ES, Brown DF. Complicated soft tissue infection. J Emerg Med. 2007 Aug; 33(2):181-5.
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  16. Baugh CW. Zane RD. Does the Hawthorne Effect Decrease Emergency Department Length of Stay?. SAEM North East Regional poster presentation, Boston MA. 2007.
  17. Baugh CW. Schildbach JF. Crystallization of TraY Conjugation Protein. Johns Hopkins University Provost Research Award poster presentation, Baltimore, MD. 2005.
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