Catherine Marco, MD, FACEP

Department:
Emergency Medicine
Title:
Professor, Emergency Medicine & Surgery
Address:
Cox Institute, 3525 Southern Blvd, Dayton, OH 45429-1221

Selected Presentations

  • Dermatology Jeopardy, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2010
  • Disclosure of Medical Errors, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2010
  • Against Medical Advice, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2010
  • Dermatology Jeopardy, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2010
  • Medical Errors, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2010
  • Against Medical Advice, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2010
  • Informed Consent in the Aged, Ethics for an Aging World, Columbus, Ohio, October 2011
  • Dermatology Jeopardy, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2011
  • Spot On! Dermatologic Therapies in the ED, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2011
  • We Are Family: Family Presence During Resuscitation, ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2013
  • Cutaneous Abscesses: ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2013Dermatology Jeopardy. ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2013
  • Smile for the Camera: Invasions of Privacy in the ED. ACEP Scientific Assembly, 2013
  • Smile for the Camera: Privacy and Confidentiality in the Emergency Department, University of Utah Emergency Medicine Conference, September 2014
  • Medical Errors, Johns Hopkins Hospital Emergency Medicine Conference, October 2014
  • Lytes On or Lytes Off?  Electrolyte Emergencies.  American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly, October 2014
  • Top Ten Adult and Pediatric Rashes, American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly, October 2014
  • We Are Family: Family Presence During Resuscitation, American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly, October 2014
  • The Toughest Cases: Ethical, Moral, and Legal Dilemmas.  Duke University Emergency Medicine Conference, September 2016, Durham, North Carolina.

    Against Medical Advice.   American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly.  October 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada.

    The Toughest Cases: Ethical, Moral, and Legal Dilemmas.  American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly.  October 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Fast Facts: Dermatology.  American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly.  October 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Family presence during procedures and resuscitation.  University of Texas Southwestern Bioethics Grand Rounds.  December 2016, Dallas, Texas.

    The Toughest Cases: Ethical, Moral, and Legal Dilemmas.  Kent Hospital Emergency Medicine Resident Conference, March 2017, Warwick, Rhode Island.

    The Toughest Cases: Ethical, Moral, and Legal Dilemmas.  Ohio ACEP Residents Assembly, August 2017, Columbus, Ohio.

    Privacy and Confidentiality, Doctor’s Hospital Residents Conference, September 2017, Columbus, Ohio.

    Fast Facts: High Yield Dermatology.  American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly.  October 2017, Washington, DC.

    Top Ten Adult and Pediatric Rashes.  American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly.  October 2017, Washington, DC.

    Skin on Fire: Stop the Burning!  American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly.  October 2017, Washington, DC.

Selected Bibliography

Marco CA, Larkin GL, Moskop JC, Derse AR: The determination of “futility” in emergency medicine. Ann Emerg Med 35:604-612, 2000.

Larkin GL, Marco CA, Abbott JT: Emergency Determination of Decision Making Capacity (DMC): Balancing Autonomy and Beneficence in the Emergency Department. Acad Emerg Med 2001; 8:282-4.

Marco CA:Guidelines for Research in Cooperation with Biomedical Industry Organizations. Acad Emerg Med 2001; 8:756.

Marco CA: Resuscitation Research: Future Directions and Ethical Issues. Acad Emerg Med 2001; 8:839-843.

Marco CAand Schears RM: Societal Preferences Regarding Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Am J Emerg Med 2002; 20:207-211.

Marco CA, Larkin GL, and Silbergleit R: Filming of Patients in Academic Emergency Departments. Acad Emerg Med 2002; 9:248-251.

Marco CAand Schears RM: Prehospital Resuscitation Practices: A Survey of Prehospital Providers. J Emerg Med 2003; 24:101-106.

Marco CA, Larkin GL: Public Education Regarding Resuscitation: Effects of a Multimedia Intervention. Ann Emerg Med 2003; 42:256-60.

Quest TE, Marco CA: Ethics Seminars: Vulnerable Populations in Emergency Medicine Research. Acad Emerg Med 2003; 10: 1294-8.

Marco CA and Perina DG: Mentoring in Emergency Medicine: Challenges and Future Directions. Acad Emerg Med 2004; 11:1329-30.

Moskop JC, Marco CA, Geiderman J et al: From Hippocrates to HIPAA: Privacy and Confidentiality in Emergency Medicine Part I: Conceptual, Moral, and Legal Foundations. Ann Emerg Med 2005; 45:53-9.

Moskop JC, Marco CA, Geiderman J et al: From Hippocrates to HIPAA: Privacy and Confidentiality in Emergency Medicine Part II: Challenges in the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med 2005; 45: 60-7.

Marco CA, Plewa MC, Buderer N, Black C, Roberts A: Comparison of Oxycodone and Hydrocodone for Treatment of Acute Pain Associated with Fractures: A Double-Blinded, Randomized, Controlled Trial. Acad Emerg Med 2005; 12:282-88

Marco CA, Vaughn J: Emergency Management of Agitation in Schizophrenia. Am J Emerg Med 2005; 23/6 : 767-776

Marco CA, Plewa MC, Buderer N, Hymel G, Cooper C: Self-reported pain scores in the emergency department: lack of association with vital signs. Acad Emerg Med 2006 13: 974-979

Marco CA, Marco AP, Plewa MC, Buderer N, Bowles J, Lee J: The Verbal Numeric Pain Scale: Effects of Patient Education on Self-Reports of Pain. Acad Emerg Med 2006 13: 853-859

Marco CA, Moskop JC, Solomon RC, Geiderman J, Larkin GL: Gifts to Physicians from the Biomedical Industry: An Ethical Analysis. Ann Emerg Med 2006; 48:513-21.

Marco CA, Larkin GL: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Knowledge and Opinions among the U.S. General Public: State of the Science-Fiction. Resuscitation 2008; 79:490-98.

Marco CA, Bessman E, Kelen GD: Ethical Issues of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Comparison of Emergency Physician Practices between 1995 and 2007. Acad Emerg Med 2009; 16:270-3.

Counselman FL, Marco CA, Patrick VC et al: A Study of the Workforce in Emergency Medicine: 2007. Am J Emerg Med 2009; 27:691-700.

Baehren DF, Marco CA, Droz D, Sinha S, Callan M, Akpunonu P: A Statewide Prescription Monitoring Program Affects ED Prescribing Behaviors. Ann Emerg Med 2010; 56:19-23

Marco CA, Nagel J, Klink E, Baehren D: Factors Associated with Self Reported Pain Scores
Among Emergency Department (ED) Patients. Am J Emerg Med 2012; 30:331-337.

Marco CA, Moskop JC, Schears RM, Stankus JL, Bookman KJ, Padela AI, Baine J, Bryant E: The Ethics of Health Care Reform: Impact on Emergency Medicine. Acad Emerg Med 2012; 19:461-68.

Marco CA, Kanitz W, Jolly M: Pain Scores among ED Patients: Comparison by ED Diagnosis. J Emerg Med 2013; Volume 44, Issue No. 1; 46-52.

Marco CA, Kowalenko T: Competence and Challenges of Emergency Medicine Training as Reported by Emergency Medicine Residents. J Emerg Med 2012; 43:1103-09

Beeson M, Marco CA, Nelson R: Components of the Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: A Survey of ABEM Diplomates. J Emerg Med 2013; 44:1153-66.

Marco CA, Counselman FL, Korte RC, Russ CM, Whitley C, Reisdorff EJ: Emergency Physicians Maintain Performance on the American Board of Emergency Medicine Continuous Certification (ConCert) Examination.  Acad Emerg Med 2014 May;21(5):532-7

Marco CA , McGervey M, Gekonde J, Martin C: Pain Scores Among ED Patients: Correlation with Desire for Pain Medication .  Translation: The UT Journal of Medical Sciences 2014; 1: 1-4.

Smith-Coggins R,  Baren JM, Beeson MS, Counselman FL, Kowalenko T, Marco CA, Muelleman RL, Nelson LS, Wahl RP, Korte RC:  American Board of Emergency Medicine Report on Residency Training Information (2013-2014), American Board of Emergency Medicine.  Ann Emerg Med. 2014: 63:637-45.

Marco CA, Counselman FL, Korte RC, Purosky RG, Whitley C, Reisdorff EJ : Delaying the American Board of Emergency Medicine Qualifying Examination Is Associated with Poorer

Performance.  Acad Emerg Med 2014;21:688–693

Counselman FL, Borenstein MA, Chisholm CD, Epter ML, Khandelwal S, Kraus CK, Luber SD, Marco CA, Promes SB, Schmitz G: The 2013 Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine.  Acad Emerg Med 2014;  21:574-598.

Smith-Coggins R, Broderick K, Marco CA: Night Shifts in Emergency Medicine:  The ABEM Longitudinal Study of Emergency Physicians.  J Emerg Med 2014; Sep;47(3):372-8

Kline J, Marco CA: Women’s Health: Essential Curriculum in Emergency Medicine.  Acad Emerg Med 2014 2014 Dec;21(12):1318-9

Marco CA, Nelson S, Jolly M, Ritter S, Rudawsky A.: Communication with patients with trauma who were in spinal immobilization.  Am J Emerg Med. 2014 Feb;32(2)

Marco CA, Kowalenko T: Emergency Medicine Residents' Perspectives on Patient Safety and Duty Hours  Am J Emerg Med 2015; 33:459-60. PMID: 25662206

Geiderman JM, Marco CA, Moskop JC, Adams J, Derse AR: Ethics of Ambulance Diversion.  Am J Emerg Med 2015; Volume 33, issue 3, 822-27. PMID: 25616586

Venkat A, Wolf L, Geiderman JM, Asher SL, Marco CA, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Otten EJ, Jesus JE, Kreitzer NP, Escalante M, Levine AC: Ethical Issues in the Response to Ebola Virus Disease in US Emergency Department: A Position Paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  Acad Emerg Med 2015 May;22(5):605-15. PMID: 25903144

Venkat A, Wolf L, Geiderman JM, Asher SL, Marco CA, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Otten EJ, Jesus JE, Kreitzer NP, Escalante M, Levine AC: Ethical Issues in the Response to Ebola Virus Disease in US Emergency Department: A Position Paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  J Emerg Nursing 2015; 41: e5-16. PMID: 25770003

Smith-Coggins R,  Marco CA, Baren JM, Beeson MS, Carius ML, Counselman FL, Heller BN, Kowalenko T, Muelleman RL, Nelson LS, Wahl RP, Korte RC, Joldersma KB:  American Board of Emergency Medicine Report on Residency Training Information (2014-2015), American Board of Emergency Medicine.  Ann Emerg Med 2015;65:584-594, PMID: 25910762

Rando J, Broering D, Olson JE, Marco CA, Evans SB: Intranasal Naloxone Administration by Police First-Responders is Associated with Decreased Opioid Overdose Deaths.  Am J Emerg Med 2015; 33(9):1201-4, PMID: 26095132

Marco CA, Davis A, Chang S, Mann D, Olson JE: Emergency Department Patient Satisfaction:

Factors Associated with Satisfaction with Care.  Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Nov;33(11):1708-9. PMID: 26364146

Marco CA, Michael S, Bleyer J, Post A: Do Not Resuscitate Orders Among Trauma Patients.  Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Dec;33(12):1770-2. PMID: 26371832

Marco CA, Wahl RP, Counselman FL,  Heller BN, Kowalenko T, Harvey AL, Joldersma KB, Reisdorff EJ: Physician preparation for the American Board of Emergency Medicine ConCert examination.  Acad Emerg Med 2016 2016 Feb;23(2):191-6.  PMID: 26802600

Marco CA, Fagan C, Eggers C, Trautman W, Mann D, Olson JE: Self-assessment of hunger among ED patients with abdominal pain: Lack of association with disease severity

Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Jan;34(1):104-6. PMID: 26521194

Marco CA, Edgell A, Eggers C, Fagan C, Olson JE:  Altered Mental Status Among Geriatric Trauma Patients.  Emergency Medicine 2016 (Jan)

Baker EF, Moskop JC, Geiderman JM, Iserson KV, Marco CA, Derse AR: Law Enforcement and Emergency Medicine: An Ethical Analysis.  Ann Emerg Med 2016:1-9. PMID: 27157455

Marco CA, Wahl RP, Counselman FL, Heller BN, Harvey AL, Joldersma KB, Kowalenko T, Coombs AB, Reisdorff EJ: The American Board of Emergency Medicine ConCert™ Examination: Emergency physicians’ perceptions of learning and career benefits.  Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23: 1082-5.  PMID: 27018239

Marco CA, Baren JM, Beeson MS, Carius ML, Counselman FL, Gausche-Hill M, Goyal DG, Kowalenko T, Muelleman RL, Wahl RP, Joldersma KB: American Board of Emergency Medicine Report on Residency Training Information (2015-2016).  Ann Emerg Med 2016; 67:654-66. PMID: 27106370

Marco CA, Venkat A, Baker EF, Jesus JE, Geiderman JM: Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs: Ethical Issues in the Emergency Department.  Ann Emerg Med 2016; 68:589-598.  

PMID:27181079

Kowalenko T, Marco C : Faculty Development in ACGME Training Programs: The Challenge.  American Association of Internal Medicine:  Insight. 2016: 10.

Counselman FL, Kowalenko T, Marco CA, Joldersma KB, Korte RC, Reisdorff EJ : The Relationship Between ACGME Duty Hour Requirements and Performance on the American Board of Emergency Medicine Qualifying Examination.   J Grad Med Education 2016: 558-62.  PMID 27777667

Kraus CK, Marco CA: Shared Decision-Making in the Emergency Department: Ethical Considerations.  Am J Emerg Med 2016 May 24. PMID:27260552

Hawk A, Marco CA, Chow B, Huang M: Helicopter Scene Response for Stroke Patients:  A Five Year Experience.  Air Medical Journal 2016 Nov - Dec;35(6):352-354.  PMID:27894558

Marco CA, Broderick K, Smith-Coggins R, Goyal DG, Joldersma KB, Coombs AB:

Health and Wellness Among Emergency Physicians: Results of the 2014 ABEM Longitudinal Study.  Amer J Emerg Med. 2016.  16)30231-5. PMID:27321937

Koroscil M, Marco CA: Utility of thyroid testing in the ED.  Am J Emerg Med 2016 Oct;34(10):2029-2030..  PMID: 27510471

Marco CA, Cook A, Whitis J, Xidas J, Marmora B, Mann D, Olson JE: Pain Scores for Venipuncture Among Emergency Department Patients.  Am J Emerg Med 2017 Jan;35(1):183-184. PMID:28153677

Marco CA, Cook A, Whitis J, Xidas J, Marmora B, Mann D, Olson JE: Variable Self Reports of Pain from Blood Pressure Measurement Among Emergency Department Patients.  Am J Emerg Med 2017.   Feb;35(2):349-350.   PMID:27979418

Counselman FL, Beeson M, Marco C: Evolution of the Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine: 1979 to Present.  Acad Emerg Med 2017; 24:257-64.  PMID:27859987

Counselman FL, Babu K, Edems MA, Gorgas DL, Hobgood C, Marco CA, Katz E, Marco CA, Rodgers K, Stallings LA, Wadman MC, Beeson MS, Keehbauch JM: The 2016 Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine.  J Emerg Med 2017 .  52:846-49.  PMID 28351510

Marco CA, Brenner J, Krauss C, McGrath N, Derse A: Refusal of Emergency Medical Treatment: Case Studies and Ethical Foundations.  Ann Emerg Med 2017 (in press).  PMID:28559033

Marco CA, Nelson LS, Baren JM, Beeson MS, Carius ML, Chudnofsky CR, Gausche-Hill M, Goyal DG, Keim SM, Kowalenko T, Muelleman RL; Research Committee, American Board of Emergency Medicine., Joldersma KB; American Board of Emergency Medicine.

American Board of Emergency Medicine Report on Residency and Fellowship Training Information (2016-2017).  Ann Emerg Med. 2017 May;69(5):640-652. PMID: 28442084

Book Chapters

Marco CA and Broderick K: Sexually transmitted diseases and Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. Chapter in: Emergency Medicine Secrets, Markovchick VJ and Pons PT, eds, Philadelphia: Mosby, Inc., Fourth Edition, 2006.

Marco CA: Acute Visual Loss. Chapter in: Harwood Nuss et al, eds: The Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, Fifth Edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 352-57.

Rothman R, Marco CA, Kelen GD: HIV Infection and AIDS. Chapter in: Rosen et al: eds: Emergency Medicine: Current Concepts and Clinical Practice, 7th edition, 1732-50.

Rothman R, Marco CA, Kelen GD: HIV Infection and AIDS. Chapter in: Tintinalli et al, eds: Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 7th edition,New York: The Mc-Graw-Hill Companies.

Rothman R, Marco CA: Endocarditis. Chapter in: Tintinalli et al, eds: Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 7th edition,New York: The Mc-Graw-Hill Companies, 2010.

Marco CA: Ethical issues of resuscitation. Chapter in: Tintinalli et al, eds: Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 7th edition,New York: The Mc-Graw-Hill Companies, 2010.

Jetley AV, Marco CA: Medical Procedures on the Newly or Nearly Dead. Chapter in: Jesus J et al, eds: Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-based Review. Wiley-Blackwell. 2012.

Tricoci M, Marco CA: Decisional Capacity. Chapter in: Jesus J et al, eds: Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-based Review. Wiley-Blackwell. 2012.

Derse A, Marco CA: Patient Refusal of Life Sustaining Medical Treatment. Chapter in: Jesus J et al, eds: Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-based Review. Wiley-Blackwell. 2012.

Marco CA, Lint VR: Death and Dying. Chapter in: Chanmugam A, Triplett P, Kelen G, eds: Emergency Psychiatry. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. 257-267.

 

Education History: 

B.S., Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982

M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, 1986

Internship, Internal Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, 1986-1987

Residency, Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, 1987-1990

Professional

Professional Affiliations/Memberships: 

American College of Emergency Physicians
Member, 1987 to present
Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP), April 1995
Ethics Committee, 1997 to present
Councillor, 2004 to present

American Medical Association
Member, 1990 to present

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Board of Directors, 2010 to present
Oral Examiner, 2011 to present
Research Committee, 2010 to present
EM Model Task Force, 2012 to present
Chair, Credentials Committee, 2012 to present

Awards/Recognition: 

Spencer W. Kimball Scholarship, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1978-1982.

Distinguished Alumni Award, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, June 2001

Heroes of Emergency Medicine Award, American College of Emergency Physicians, May 2008.

American College of Emergency Physicians Horizon Award, October 2008

Bill Hall Award for Service to Ohio ACEP, June 2010

Brigham Young University Distinguished Service Alumni Award, October 2010

Emergency Physician of the Year, University of Toledo Residency Award, June 2012

Emergency Physician of the Year, University of Toledo Residency Award, June 2013

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