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Edmond Hooker, MD, DrPH

Clinical Interest

Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine

  • Bachelor's Degree: Hampden-Sydney College
  • Medical Degree: Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Residency: University of Louisville
  • Doctor of Public Health: University of Kentucky
Board Certifications & Licenses
    American Board of Emergency Medicine (Certification Date: 10/24/1989) - (Recertification Date: 01/01/2020)
Contact Information
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way, MSB 1654
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0769
  • Office 513-558-5281
  • Fax 513-558-5791
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

Hooker, Edmond Anderson; Ulrich, David; Brooks, Dane 2020. Successful Removal of Clostridioides Difficile Spores and Pathogenic Bacteria From a Launderable Barrier Using a Commercial Laundry Process. Infectious diseases, 13 , 1178633720923657

Lane, Bennett H; Mallow, Peter J; Hooker, Maria B; Hooker, Edmond 2020. Trends in United States emergency department visits and associated charges from 2010 to 2016. The American journal of emergency medicine, 38 8, 1576-1581

Mudd, Philip A; Hooker, Edmond A; Stolz, Uwe; Hart, Kimberly W; Bernstein, Jonathan A; Moellman, Joseph J 2020. Emergency department evaluation of patients with angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor associated angioedema. The American journal of emergency medicine, ,

Browne, Frederick R; Zucchero, Renee' A; Hooker, Edmond A; Tunningley, Joan 2019. Longitudinal outcomes of a brief interprofessional educational experience with or without an interprofessional education course. Journal of interprofessional care, , 1-9

Hooker, Edmond A 2019. Increased time spent on terminal cleaning of patient rooms may not improve disinfection of high-touch surfaces. Infection control and hospital epidemiology, 40 9, 1086

Hooker, Edmond A; Faulkner, William J; Kelly, Lisa D; Whitford, Robert C 2019. Prospective study of the sensitivity of the Wood's lamp for common eye abnormalities. Emergency medicine journal : EMJ, 36 3, 159-162

Hooker, Edmond A; Mallow, Peter J; McKinney, Christine; Gnoni, Martin L; Fernandez Gonzales, Francisco 2019. Use of a Launderable Bed Barrier and Antibiotic Stewardship to Decrease Hospital Onset Clostridioides difficile Infections in an Acute Care Hospital: A Retrospective Pre-Post Case Study. Journal of health economics and outcomes research, 6 3, 196-202

Hooker, Edmond A; Mallow, Peter J; Oglesby, Michelle M 2019. Characteristics and Trends of Emergency Department Visits in the United States (2010-2014). The Journal of emergency medicine, 56 3, 344-351

Napier, Jarred; Rose, Lucas; Adeoye, Opeolu; Hooker, Edmond; Walsh, Kyle B 2019. Modulating acute neuroinflammation in intracerebral hemorrhage: the potential promise of currently approved medications for multiple sclerosis. Immunopharmacology and immunotoxicology, 41 1, 7-15

Penm, Jonathan; MacKinnon, Neil J; Connelly, Chloe; Mashni, Rebecca; Lyons, Michael S; Hooker, Edmond A; Winstanley, Erin L; Carlton-Ford, Steve; Tolle, Erica; Boone, Jill; Koechlin, Kathleen; Defiore-Hyrmer, Jolene 2019. Emergency Physicians' Perception of Barriers and Facilitators for Adopting an Opioid Prescribing Guideline in Ohio: A Qualitative Interview Study. The Journal of emergency medicine, 56 1, 15-22

Robbins, Nathan; Hooker, Edmond A; Hart, Kim W; Kapur, Sangita; Blomkalns, Andra 2019. Computed tomographic quantification of periaortic adipose tissue volume as a correlate of cardiovascular disease. Cardiology journal, 26 6, 802-804

Penm, Jonathan; MacKinnon, Neil J; Mashni, Rebecca; Lyons, Michael S; Hooker, Edmond A; Winstanley, Erin L; Carlton-Ford, Steve; Connelly, Chloe; Tolle, Erica; Boone, Jill; Koechlin, Kathleen; Defiore-Hyrmer, Jolene 2018. Statewide cross-sectional survey of emergency departments' adoption and implementation of the Ohio opioid prescribing guidelines and opioid prescribing practices. BMJ open, 8 6, e020477

Hooker, Edmond A; Bochan, Mark; Reiff, Troy T; Blackwell, Catherine; Webb, Kevin W; Hart, Kimberly W 2015. Decreasing Clostridium difficile health care-associated infections through use of a launderable mattress cover. American journal of infection control, 43 12, 1326-30

Alexander, J Wesley; Van Sweringen, Heather; Vanoss, Katherine; Hooker, Edmond A; Edwards, Michael J 2013. Surveillance of Bacterial Colonization in Operating Rooms. Surgical infections, ,

Hooker, Edmond A; Allen, Steven; Gray, Larry; Kaufman, Cynthia 2012. A randomized trial to evaluate a launderable bed protection system for hospital beds. Antimicrobial resistance and infection control, 1 1, 27

Zucchero, Renée A; Hooker, Edmond; Larkin, Shelagh 2010. An interdisciplinary symposium on dementia care improves student attitudes toward health care teams. International psychogeriatrics / IPA, 22 2, 312-20

Hooker, Edmond A 2008. Epidemiology in a health services administration curriculum: what topics are important to practicing healthcare administrators? The Journal of health administration education, 25 2, 127-43

Hooker, Edmond A; Drigalla, Dorian; O'Brien, Daniel J; Hignite, Jodie 2008. A prospective study of the impact of multiple patient transports on care provided during aeromedical transport. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 15 3, 294-7

Hooker, Edmond A; O'Brien, Daniel 2007. Ambulance transports from a state prison: a unique service staffed by prisoners. The Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 105 3, 119-24

Hooker, Edmond A; Carver, Laura 2005. Outpatient delayed screening for patients with suspected deep vein thrombosis. The American journal of emergency medicine, 23 2, 227-8

O'Brien, Daniel J; Hooker, Edmond A; Hignite, Jodie; Maughan, Eric 2004. Long-distance fixed-wing transport of obstetrical patients. Southern medical journal, 97 9, 816-8

Shafé, Michael; Blaivas, Michael; Hooker, Edmond; Straus, Leigh 2004. Noninvasive intracranial cerebral flow velocity evaluation in the emergency department by emergency physicians. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 11 7, 774-7

Hooker, Edmond A; Benoit, Taylor; Price, Timothy G . Reasons prehospital personnel do not administer aspirin to all patients complaining of chest pain. Prehospital and disaster medicine, 21 2, 101-3

Hooker, Edmond A; Danzl, Daniel F; O'Brien, Daniel; Presley, Michael; Whitaker, Ginger; Sharp, M Keith . Percutaneous transtracheal ventilation: resuscitation bags do not provide adequate ventilation. Prehospital and disaster medicine, 21 6, 431-5

Price, Timothy G; Hooker, Edmond A; Neubauer, Joshua . Prehospital provider prediction of emergency department disposition: implications for selective diversion. Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors, 9 3, 322-5