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Charles John Gerardo, MD

Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine
Professor of Surgery
Office: Box 3096 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3096 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of California - Davis, 1994

Publications

Gerardo, Charles J., Eugenia Quackenbush, Brandon Lewis, S Rutherfoord Rose, Spencer Greene, Eric A. Toschlog, Nathan P. Charlton, et al. “The Efficacy of Crotalidae Polyvalent Immune Fab (Ovine) Antivenom Versus Placebo Plus Optional Rescue Therapy on Recovery From Copperhead Snake Envenomation: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Clinical Trial.” Ann Emerg Med 70, no. 2 (August 2017): 233-244.e3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.04.034.

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Krebs, Elizabeth, Charles J. Gerardo, Lawrence P. Park, Joao Ricardo Nickenig Vissoci, Jean Claude Byiringiro, Fidele Byiringiro, Stephen Rulisa, Nathan M. Thielman, and Catherine A. Staton. “Mortality-Associated Characteristics of Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury at the University Teaching Hospital of Kigali, Rwanda.” World Neurosurg 102 (June 2017): 571–82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.03.001.

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American College of Emergency Physicians Clinical Policies Subcommittee (Writing Committee) on the Adult Psychiatric Patient, Michael D., Devorah J. Nazarian, Joshua S. Broder, Molly E. W. Thiessen, Michael P. Wilson, Leslie S. Zun, and Michael D. Brown. “Clinical Policy: Critical Issues in the Diagnosis and Management of the Adult Psychiatric Patient in the Emergency Department.” Ann Emerg Med 69, no. 4 (April 2017): 480–98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.01.036.

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Staton, Catherine A., Daniel Msilanga, George Kiwango, Joao Ricardo Vissoci, Luciano de Andrade, Rebecca Lester, Michael Hocker, Charles J. Gerardo, and Mark Mvungi. “A prospective registry evaluating the epidemiology and clinical care of traumatic brain injury patients presenting to a regional referral hospital in Moshi, Tanzania: challenges and the way forward.” Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 24, no. 1 (March 2017): 69–77. https://doi.org/10.1080/17457300.2015.1061562.

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Gerardo, Charles J., Joao R Nickenig Vissoci, Michael W. J. Brown, and Sean P. Bush. “Coagulation parameters in copperhead compared to other Crotalinae envenomation: secondary analysis of the F(ab')2 versus Fab antivenom trial.” Clin Toxicol (Phila) 55, no. 2 (February 2017): 109–14. https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2016.1250275.

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American College of Emergency Physicians Clinical Policies Subcommittee (Writing Committee) on Carbon Monoxide Poisoning:, Michael D., Stephen J. Wolf, Gerald E. Maloney, Richard D. Shih, Bradley D. Shy, and Michael D. Brown. “Clinical Policy: Critical Issues in the Evaluation and Management of Adult Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Acute Carbon Monoxide Poisoning.” Ann Emerg Med 69, no. 1 (January 2017): 98-107.e6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2016.11.003.

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Anderson, Victoria, Malin Rapp-Olsson, Thomas King, Charles J. Gerardo, and Eric J. Lavonas. “Early FabAV treatment improves time to full limb function recovery in patients with copperhead envenomation.” In Clinical Toxicology, 55:692–692. TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Theophanous, Rebecca G., Joao R. Vissoci, Victoria E. Anderson, Eric J. Lavonas, and Charles J. Gerardo. “TELEPHONE ADMINISTRATION OF THE PATIENT SPECIFIC FUNCTIONAL SCALE (PSFS): A VALID, RELIABLE, AND PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOME IN GLOBAL SNAKEBITE RESEARCH.” In American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 97:157–58. AMER SOC TROP MED & HYGIENE, 2017.

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Gerardo, Charles J., and Eric J. Lavonas. “THE EFFICACY OF EARLY FAB ANTIVENOM VERSUS PLACEBO PLUS OPTIONAL RESCUE THERAPY ON RECOVERY FROM COPPERHEAD SNAKE ENVENOMATION.” In Toxicon, 117:104–104. PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2016.

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Mullins, M. E., C. J. Gerardo, and E. J. Lavonas. “Incidence of hypersensitivity reactions following copperhead snakebites treated with Fab AV or placebo.” In Clinical Toxicology, Vol. 8. Taylor & Francis: STM, Behavioural Science and Public Health Titles, 2016.

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