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Caroline E. Freiermuth, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Emergency Medicine | College of Medicine

  • Masters of Science: Duke University (Clinical Research)
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati (Emergency Medicine)
  • MD: University of Cincinnati
  • Bachelor of Science: Xavier University (Biology)
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Emergency Medicine (Certification Date: 20110608) - (Recertification Date: 20220101)


Emergency Medicine

Contact Information
Research Interests

Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine

Peer Reviewed Publications

Blomkalns, Andra L; O'Connell, Elise M; Eady, Caroline E; Lindsell, Christopher J; Gibler, W Brian 2006. Evaluation of dyslipidemia in the emergency department: impact of cholesterol testing on subsequent therapy. American heart journal, 152 6, 1182-6

Kopec K.;Freiermuth C.;Maynard S.;Beuhler M. 12-01-2018. Dinitrophenol (DNP) Fatality Associated with a Falsely Elevated Salicylate Level: a Case Report with Journal of Medical Toxicology, 14 4, 323-326

Freiermuth C.E.;Silva S.;Cline D.M.;Tanabe P. 09-01-2016. Shift in Emergency Department Provider Attitudes Toward Patients with Sickle Cell Disease Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 38 3, 199-212

Williams H.;Silva S.;Cline D.;Freiermuth C.;Tanabe P. 05-01-2018. Social and behavioral factors in sickle cell disease: Employment predicts decreased health care util Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 29 2, 814-829

Cline D.M.;Silva S.;Freiermuth C.E.;Thornton V.;Tanabe P. 03-01-2018. Emergency department (ED), ED observation, day hospital, and hospital admissions for adults with sic Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 19 2, 311-318

Tanabe P.;Freiermuth C.E.;Cline D.M.;Silva S. 03-01-2017. A prospective emergency department quality improvement project to improve the treatment of vaso-occl Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, 43 3, 116-126

Fulton J.J.;LeBlanc T.W.;Cutson T.M.;Porter Starr K.N.;Kamal A.;Ramos K.;Freiermuth C.E.;McDuffie J.R.;Kosinski A.;Adam S.;Nagi A.;Williams J.W. 02-01-2019. Integrated outpatient palliative care for patients with advanced cancer: A systematic review and met Palliative Medicine, 33 2, 123-134

Freiermuth C.E.;Lavonas E.J.;Anderson V.E.;Kleinschmidt K.C.;Sharma K.;Rapp-Olsson M.;Gerardo C.;Bush S.;Mullins M.;Greene S.;Toschlog E.;Quackenbush E.;Rutherford Rose S.;Schwartz R.;Charlton N.;Lewis B.;Brandehoff N. 01-01-2019. Antivenom Treatment Is Associated with Fewer Patients using Opioids after Copperhead Envenomation Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 20 3, 497-505

Hughes J.M.;Freiermuth C.E.;Shepherd-Banigan M.;Ragsdale L.;Eucker S.A.;Goldstein K.;Hastings S.N.;Rodriguez R.L.;Fulton J.;Ramos K.;Tabriz A.A.;Gordon A.M.;Gierisch J.M.;Kosinski A.;Williams J.W. 01-01-2019. Emergency Department Interventions for Older Adults: A Systematic Review Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, ,

Gunn A.H.;Smothers Z.P.W.;Schramm-Sapyta N.;Freiermuth C.E.;MacEachern M.;Muzyk A.J. 01-01-2018. The emergency department as an opportunity for naloxone distribution Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 19 6, 1036-1042

Dedert E.;McDuffie J.;Stein R.;McNiel J.;Kosinski A.;Freiermuth C.;Hemminger A.;Williams J. 01-01-2015. Electronic interventions for alcohol misuse and alcohol use disorders: A systematic review Annals of Internal Medicine, 163 3, 205-214

Freiermuth C.E.;Chandra A.;Peacock W.F. 01-01-2015. Characteristics of patients that do not initially respond to intravenous antihypertensives in the em Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 16 2, 276-283

Freiermuth C.;Haywood C.;Silva S.;Cline D.;Kayle M.;Sullivan D.;Thornton V.;Tanabe P. 01-01-2014. Attitudes toward patients with sickle cell disease in a multicenter sample of emergency department p Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 36 4, 335-347

Thornton V.;Holl J.;Cline D.;Freiermuth C.;Sullivan D.;Tanabe P. 01-01-2014. Application of a proactive risk analysis to emergency department sickle cell care Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 15 4, 446-458