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Christopher Richards, MD, MS

Clinical Interest

Emergency Medicine

Specialties

Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • BS: Georgetown University
  • MD: Stanford University
  • MS: Northwestern University
  • Residency: Northwestern
  • Fellowship: Northwestern/Chicago EMS
Board Certifications & Licenses
    American Board of Emergency Medicine (Emergency Medical Services) (Certification Date: 12/23/2015)
    American Board of Emergency Medicine (Certification Date: 06/13/2013)
Contact Information
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Medical Sciences Building Room 1654
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0769
  • Office 513-558-5281

Peer Reviewed Publications

Colton, Katharine; Richards, Christopher T; Pruitt, Peter B; Mendelson, Scott J; Holl, Jane L; Naidech, Andrew M; Prabhakaran, Shyam; Maas, Matthew B 2020. Early Stroke Recognition and Time-based Emergency Care Performance Metrics for Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 29 2, 104552

Garcia, Roxanna M; Prabhakaran, Shyam; Richards, Christopher T; Naidech, Andrew M; Maas, Matthew B 2020. Race, Socioeconomic Status, and Gastrostomy after Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 29 2, 104567

Huebinger, Ryan M; Zaidi, Hashim Q; Tataris, Katie L; Weber, Joseph M; Pearlman, Kenneth S; Markul, Eddie; Stein-Spencer, Leslee; Richards, Christopher T 2020. Retrospective Study of Midazolam Protocol for Prehospital Behavioral Emergencies. The western journal of emergency medicine, 21 3, 677-683

Rosenman, Marc B; Oh, Elissa; Richards, Christopher T; Mendelson, Scott; Lee, Julia; Holl, Jane L; Naidech, Andrew M; Prabhakaran, Shyam 2020. Risk of stroke after emergency department visits for neurologic complaints. Neurology. Clinical practice, 10 2, 106-114

Smith, Matthew S; Bonomo, Jordan; Knight, William A; Prestigiacomo, Charles J; Richards, Christopher T; Ramser, Evan; Adeoye, Opeolu; Bertsch, Stuart; Shirani, Peyman; Vagal, Achala; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Housholder, Anne; Khatri, Pooja; Kleindorfer, Dawn O; Broderick, Joseph P; Grossman, Aaron W 2020. Endovascular Therapy for Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Proposed Algorithm. Stroke, 51 6, 1902-1909

Eisenstein, Amy R; Song, Sarah; Mason, Maryann; Kandula, Namratha R; Richards, Christopher; Aggarwal, Neelum T; Prabhakaran, Shyam K 2018. A Community-Partnered Approach to Inform a Culturally Relevant Health Promotion Intervention for Stroke. Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education, 45 5, 697-705

Mendelson, Scott J; Aggarwal, Neelum T; Richards, Christopher; O'Neill, Kathleen; Holl, Jane L; Prabhakaran, Shyam 2018. Racial disparities in refusal of stroke thrombolysis in Chicago. Neurology, 90 5, e359-e364

McElroy, Lisa M; Schmidt, Kathryn A; Richards, Christopher T; McHugh, Megan C; Holl, Jane L; Adams, James G; Ladner, Daniela P 2016. Reducing Hospital Readmissions via Optimization of Emergency Department Care. Transplantation, 100 4, 886-8

Richards, Christopher T; Lindeman, Patricia; Stein-Spencer, Leslee 2016. CHICAGO-STYLE TEMS. JEMS : a journal of emergency medical services, 41 4, 20-3

Callese, Tyler E; Richards, Christopher T; Shaw, Pamela; Schuetz, Steven J; Paladino, Lorenzo; Issa, Nabil; Swaroop, Mamta 2015. Trauma system development in low- and middle-income countries: a review. The Journal of surgical research, 193 1, 300-7

McElroy, Lisa M; Schmidt, Kathryn A; Richards, Christopher T; Lapin, Brittany; Abecassis, Michael M; Holl, Jane L; Adams, James; Ladner, Daniela P 2015. Early Postoperative Emergency Department Care of Abdominal Transplant Recipients. Transplantation, 99 8, 1652-7

Richards, Christopher T; Adams, James G; Prabhakaran, Shyam 2015. Recent Evidence for Endovascular Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke. Annals of emergency medicine, 66 4, 441-2

Callese, Tyler E; Richards, Christopher T; Shaw, Pamela; Schuetz, Steven J; Issa, Nabil; Paladino, Lorenzo; Swaroop, Mamta 2014. Layperson trauma training in low- and middle-income countries: a review. The Journal of surgical research, 190 1, 104-10

Richards, Christopher T; Gisondi, Michael A; Chang, Chih-Hung; Courtney, D Mark; Engel, Kirsten G; Emanuel, Linda; Quest, Tammie 2011. Palliative care symptom assessment for patients with cancer in the emergency department: validation of the Screen for Palliative and End-of-life care needs in the Emergency Department instrument. Journal of palliative medicine, 14 6, 757-64

Richards, Christopher T; Crawley, LaVera M; Magnus, David 2009. Use of neurodevelopmental delay in pediatric solid organ transplant listing decisions: inconsistencies in standards across major pediatric transplant centers. Pediatric transplantation, 13 7, 843-50

Fishe, Jennifer N; Crowe, Remle P; Cash, Rebecca E; Nudell, Nikiah G; Martin-Gill, Christian; Richards, Christopher T . Implementing Prehospital Evidence-Based Guidelines: A Systematic Literature Review. Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors, 22 4, 511-519

Nash, Christopher J; Richards, Christopher T; Schwieger, Gina; Malik, Sanjeev; Chiampas, George T . Medical Care at a Large Vertical Running Event. Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors, 22 1, 22-27

Richards, Christopher T; Huebinger, Ryan; Tataris, Katie L; Weber, Joseph M; Eggers, Laura; Markul, Eddie; Stein-Spencer, Leslee; Pearlman, Kenneth S; Holl, Jane L; Prabhakaran, Shyam . Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale Can Identify Large Vessel Occlusion Stroke. Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors, 22 3, 312-318

Richards, Christopher T; Wang, Baiyang; Markul, Eddie; Albarran, Frank; Rottman, Doreen; Aggarwal, Neelum T; Lindeman, Patricia; Stein-Spencer, Leslee; Weber, Joseph M; Pearlman, Kenneth S; Tataris, Katie L; Holl, Jane L; Klabjan, Diego; Prabhakaran, Shyam . Identifying Key Words in 9-1-1 Calls for Stroke: A Mixed Methods Approach. Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors, 21 6, 761-766

Tataris, Katie L; Richards, Christopher T; Stein-Spencer, Leslee; Ryan, Stephanie; Lazzara, Pete; Weber, Joseph M . EMS Provider Perceptions on Termination of Resuscitation in a Large, Urban EMS System. Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors, 21 5, 610-615