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Michael Lyons, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine; Director, Early Intervention Program

Education/Credentials
  • Medical Degree: Duke University, School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Research/Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine

Contact Information
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Eden Ave & Albert Sabin Way, Holmes Hospital
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0769
  • Office 513-558-0890
  • Fax 513-558-6299
  • Email michael.lyons@uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

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Beauchamp, Gillian A; Hart, Kimberly W; Lindsell, Christopher J; Lyons, Michael S; Otten, Edward J; Smith, Carol L; Ward, Michael J; Wright, Stewart W 2013. Performance of a Multi-disciplinary Emergency Department Observation Protocol for Acetaminophen Overdose. Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology, ,

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Ruffner, Andrew H; Wayne, D Beth; Hart, Kimberly W; Sperling, Matthew I; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J 2013. Randomized Comparison of Universal and Targeted HIV Screening in the Emergency Department. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), ,

Sommers, Marilyn S; Lyons, Michael S; Bohn, Chad M; Ribak, Judith H; Fargo, Jamison D 2013. Health-compromising behaviors among young adults in the urban emergency department: opportunity for a teachable moment. Clinical nursing research, 22 3, 275-99

Sommers, Marilyn S; Lyons, Michael S; Fargo, Jamison D; Sommers, Benjamin D; McDonald, Catherine C; Shope, Jean T; Fleming, Michael F 2013. Emergency Department-Based Brief Intervention to Reduce Risky Driving and Hazardous/Harmful Drinking in Young Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research, ,

Fertel, Baruch S; Hart, Kimberly W; Lindsell, Christopher J; Ryan, Richard J; Lyons, Michael S 2012. Toward understanding the difference between using patients or encounters in the accounting of emergency department utilization. Annals of emergency medicine, 60 6, 693-8

Haukoos, Jason S; Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Hopkins, Emily; Bender, Brooke; Rothman, Richard E; Hsieh, Yu-Hsiang; Maclaren, Lynsay A; Thrun, Mark W; Sasson, Comilla; Byyny, Richard L 2012. Derivation and validation of the Denver Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) risk score for targeted HIV screening. American journal of epidemiology, 175 8, 838-46

Moak, James H; Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J 2012. Bedside renal ultrasound in the evaluation of suspected ureterolithiasis. The American journal of emergency medicine, 30 1, 218-21

Haukoos, Jason S; White, Douglas A E; Lyons, Michael S; Hopkins, Emily; Calderon, Yvette; Kalish, Brian; Rothman, Richard E 2011. Operational methods of HIV testing in emergency departments: a systematic review. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S96-103

Hudepohl, Nathan J; Lindsell, Christopher J; Hart, Kimberly W; Ruffner, Andrew H; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Lyons, Michael S 2011. Effect of an emergency department HIV testing program on the proportion of emergency department patients who have been tested. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S140-4

Kecojevic, Aleksandar; Lindsell, Christopher J; Lyons, Michael S; Holtgrave, David; Torres, Gretchen; Heffelfinger, James; Brown, Jeremy; Couture, Eileen; Jung, Julianna; Connell, Samantha; Rothman, Richard E 2011. Public health and clinical impact of increasing emergency department-based HIV testing: perspectives from the 2007 conference of the National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S151-9.e1

Lindsell, Christopher J; Hart, Kimberly W; Lyons, Michael S 2011. A simple method for estimating the prevalence of undiagnosed HIV infection in an emergency department. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S23-7

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Wayne, D Beth; Ruffner, Andrew H; Hart, Kimberly W; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Trott, Alexander T; Sullivan, Patrick S 2011. Comparison of missed opportunities for earlier HIV diagnosis in 3 geographically proximate emergency departments. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S17-22.e1

Moak, James H; Lyons, Michael S; Wright, Stewart W; Lindsell, Christopher J 2011. Needle and guidewire visualization in ultrasound-guided internal jugular vein cannulation. The American journal of emergency medicine, 29 4, 432-6

Rothman, Richard E; Hsieh, Yu-Hsiang; Harvey, Leah; Connell, Samantha; Lindsell, Christopher J; Haukoos, Jason; White, Douglas A E; Kecojevic, Aleksandar; Lyons, Michael S 2011. 2009 US emergency department HIV testing practices. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S3-9.e1-4

Rothman, Richard E; Lyons, Michael S 2011. HIV screening in emergency departments. Introduction. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S1

Sitlinger, Andrea P; Lindsell, Christopher J; Ruffner, Andrew H; Wayne, D Beth; Hart, Kimberly W; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Lyons, Michael S 2011. Preliminary program evaluation of emergency department HIV prevention counseling. Annals of emergency medicine, 58 1 Suppl 1, S120-5.e1-3

Sommers, Benjamin D; Fargo, Jamison D; Lyons, Michael S; Shope, Jean T; Sommers, Marilyn S 2011. Societal costs of risky driving: an economic analysis of high-risk patients visiting an urban emergency department. Traffic injury prevention, 12 2, 149-58

Ubhayakar, Nitin D; Lindsell, Christopher J; Raab, Dana L; Ruffner, Andrew H; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Lyons, Michael S 2011. Risk, reasons for refusal, and impact of counseling on consent among ED patients declining HIV screening. The American journal of emergency medicine, 29 4, 367-72

Haukoos, Jason S; Lyons, Michael S 2009. Idealized models or incremental program evaluation: translating emergency department HIV testing into practice. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 16 11, 1044-8

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Haukoos, Jason S; Almond, Gregory; Brown, Jeremy; Calderon, Yvette; Couture, Eileen; Merchant, Roland C; White, Douglas A E; Rothman, Richard E ; Aldridge, Chris; Almond, Gregory; Andrade, Gregory; Arbelaez, Christian; Archinard, Tom-meka; Aronin, Steven I; Barrera, Susan; Bateganya, Moses; Bell-Merriam, Joanna; Bongiovanni, Bob; Brady, Kathleen; Branson, Bernard; Brosgart, Carol; Brown, Jeremy; Cadoff, Evan; Calderon, Yvette; Chaille-Arnold, Linda; Cheng, Ben; Chiang, William; Copeland, Brittney; Cousar, Rosalyn L; Couture, Eileen; Czarnogorski, Maggie; Delgado, Kit; Erbelding, Emily; Feldman, James; Garcia, Osvaldo; Gaydos, Charlotte A; Glick, Nancy; Gripshover, Barbara; Haukoos, Jason; Hayes, Alisa; Heffelfinger, James; Herrera, Laura; Hilley, Amy; Holtgrave, David; Hoots, Brooke; Hopkins, Emily; Houry, Debra; Howell, Debra; Hsieh, Yu-Hsiang; Hutchinson, Angela B; Jackson, Blanca; Jaker, Michael; Jones, Kerin; Jung, Juliana; Kampe, Linda; Kan, Virginia; Kass, Nancy; Kelen, Gabor D; Kroc, Karen; Kurth, Ann; Lampe, Margaret A; Leider, Jason; Lemanski, Michael; Lindsell, Christopher J; Lyons, Michael; McGovern, Sandra; Mercer, Seth; Merchant, Roland; Miertschin, Nancy; Miller, Joan; Mitchell, Patricia; Nelson, Sarah; Onaga, Linda; Paltiel, David; Paul, Sindy; Pollack, Harold; Raffanti, Stephen; Randall, Liisa; Rothman, Richard; Sabreen, Akhter; Sankoff, Jeffrey; Sasso, Vanessa; Saylor, Nathaniel Bernard; Schechter, Elissa; Schechtman, Barbara; Schrantz, Steven; Scribner, Alicia; Shahan, Judy; Skiest, Daniel; Spielberg, Freya; Stennett, Irijah S; Sullivan, Patrick; Teahan, Cathalene; Thompson, Susan; Torres, Gretchen; Totten, Vicken; Wagner, Krystn; Walensky, Rochelle; Waxman, Michael; Weddle, Andrea; White, Douglas; Widell, Tom; Wilde, James A; Wrenn, Keith; Yonek, Juliet 2009. Nomenclature and definitions for emergency department human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing: report from the 2007 conference of the National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 16 2, 168-77

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Raab, Dana L; Ruffner, Andrew H; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J 2009. Comparison of emergency department HIV testing data with visit or patient as the unit of analysis. Journal of medical screening, 16 1, 29-32

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Ruffner, Andrew H; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J 2009. Relationship of self-reported prior testing history to undiagnosed HIV positivity and HIV risk. Current HIV research, 7 6, 580-8

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; R N, Deanna A Hawkins; Rn, Dana L Raab; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J 2008. Contributions to early HIV diagnosis among patients linked to care vary by testing venue. BMC public health, 8 , 220

Lyons, Michael S; Raab, Dana L; Lindsell, Christopher J; Trott, Alexander T; Fichtenbaum, Carl J 2007. A novel emergency department based prevention intervention program for people living with HIV: evaluation of early experiences. BMC health services research, 7 , 164

Rothman, Richard E; Lyons, Michael S; Haukoos, Jason S 2007. Uncovering HIV infection in the emergency department: a broader perspective. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 14 7, 653-7

Bernard, Aaron W; Venkat, Arvind; Lyons, Michael S 2006. Best evidence topic report. Full blood count and reticulocyte count in painful sickle crisis. Emergency medicine journal : EMJ, 23 4, 302-3

Crenshaw, Libby A; Lindsell, Christopher J; Storrow, Alan B; Lyons, Michael S 2006. An evaluation of emergency physician selection of observation unit patients. The American journal of emergency medicine, 24 3, 271-9

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Ledyard, Holly K; Frame, Peter T; Trott, Alexander T 2005. Emergency department HIV testing and counseling: an ongoing experience in a low-prevalence area. Annals of emergency medicine, 46 1, 22-8

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Trott, Alexander T 2004. Emergency department pelvic examination and Pap testing: addressing patient misperceptions. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 11 4, 405-8

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Camargo, Carlos A . Interpreting and implementing the 2006 CDC recommendations for HIV testing in health-care settings. Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974), 122 5, 579-83

Lyons, Michael S; Lindsell, Christopher J; Ledyard, Holly K; Frame, Peter T; Trott, Alexander T . Health department collaboration with emergency departments as a model for public health programs among at-risk populations. Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974), 120 3, 259-65

Storrow, Alan B; Collins, Sean P; Lyons, Michael S; Wagoner, Lynne E; Gibler, W Brian; Lindsell, Christopher J . Emergency department observation of heart failure: preliminary analysis of safety and cost. Congestive heart failure (Greenwich, Conn.), 11 2, 68-72