Daniel Spaite, MD, Receives Best Abstract Award at AHA Resuscitation Science Symposium

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Congratulations to Daniel W. Spaite, MD, on receiving the Best Abstract Award of the Resuscitation Science Symposium at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Dr. Spaite is the Virginia Piper Distinguished Chair of Emergency Medicine and Director of EMS Research Collaboration.

Dr. Spaite presented on the "Evaluation of Prehospital Hypotension Depth-duration Dose and Mortality in Major Traumatic Brain Injury." During the presentation, Dr. Spaite said “this is the first time, to our knowledge, that anyone has been able to link detailed, timed prehospital blood pressured and comprehensive hospital data on injuries and outcomes in a large number of patients.”

The Resuscitation Science Symposium features the latest groundbreaking research in resuscitation science for both basic science and clinical audiences. Learn more from Science News coverage of AHA’s Scientific Sessions 2016.