Faculty Detail

Mary G. Carey, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN

  • Associate Professor
  • Associate Director of Clinical Nursing Research Center
Mary G. Carey

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: 275-8876
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Education

PhD, 2001. University of California, San Francisco, CA, US

MS, 1993. University of California, San Francisco, CA, US

BS, 1990. SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, US

Experience

Professional Experience: 2012 - Current. Associate Director. Strong Memorial Hospital (Nursing Research Center). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2009 - 2012. Associate Professor. University of Buffalo School of Nursing (Nursing). Buffalo, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2003 - 2009. Assistant Professor. University at Buffalo School of Nursing (Nursing). Buffalo, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2003 - 2007. Clinical Nurse. Erie County Medical Center (Trauma ICU). Buffalo, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1999 - 2002. Clinical Assistant Faculty. San Francisco State School of Nursing (Nursing). San Francisco, CA, US.

Professional Experience: 1999 - 2001. Critical Care Educator. Nursing Department, University of California (Nursing). San Francisco, CA, US.

Professional Experience: 1999 - 2001. Research Assistant. University of California (IMMEDIATE Study (RO1)). San Francisco, CA, US.

Professional Experience: 1993 - 1999. Project Director. University of California (STAT Study (RO1)). San Francisco, CA, US.

Professional Experience: 1989 - 1991. Clinical Nurse. Erie County Medical Center (Trauma ICU). Buffalo, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1988 - 1989. Nurse Internship. Strong Memorial Hospital (Neurosurgical Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1986 - 1988. Nursing Assistant. Hill Haven Nursing Home (Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1986 - 1988. Nursing Assistant. University at Buffalo (Student Health). Buffalo, NY, US.

Research

Mental Stress Myocardial Induced Ischemia. 2012 - 2014. NIH, NINR.

Virtual Simulation to Improve Nurses' Behaviors in the Emergency Room. 2012 - 2013. University of Buffalo Garman Funds.

Practical Use of the Latest Standards for Electrocardiography. 2008 - 2013. NIH, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.

Identifying and Modifying Metabolic Syndrome in the SAFE Firefighters. 2009 - 2010. University at Buffalo Garman Funds.

Surveying & Assessing Firefighter Fitness and Electrocardiograms: The SAFFE Study. R21. 2008 - 2010. NIH, NINR.

Hibernating Myocardium and Sudden Cardiac Death. 2004 - 2009. NIH, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.

Feasibility of Obtaining High Quality Electrocardiograms on Firefighters. 2007 - 2008. University at Buffalo Garman Funds.

Advanced Education Nursing: Preparation of Clinical Nurse Specialists. 2003 - 2007. Department of Health & Human Services.

Heartstart Onsite Defibrillators for First Responders Community Contribution Program. 2004 - 2005. University of Buffalo.

Nursing Strategy for Cardiac Ischemia Monitoring. 1997 - 2001. National Institutes of Health, NINR.

Developing a Body Position Sensor, Graduate Division Research Award. - 2001. University of California, San Francisco.

Positional Effects of Body Position on the ECG. - 2000. Century Club Funds, University of California San Francisco.

Nursing Strategy for Cardiac Ischemia Monitoring. 1993 - 1996. National Institutes of Health, NINR.

Publications

Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Pelter MM, Carey MG. (2017). Global ST-T Wave Changes: Ischemic vs Nonischemic. Am J Crit Care, 26 (5), 425-426.

Carey, MG; Al-Zaiti, SS; Kozik, TM; Pelter, MM. (2017). Sources of QRS Couplets. Am J Crit Care, 26 (4), 349-350.

Kozik TM, Al-Zaiti SS, Carey MG, Pelter MM. (2017). Predictive Pattern for Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am J Crit Care, 26 (3), 257-258.

Pelter MM, Kozik TM, Al-Zaiti SS, Carey G.. (2017). Similar ECG Features in 2 Different Diagnoses. Am J Crit Care, 26 (2), 169-170.

O'Leary, S; Abbas, K; Carey, M. (2017). A Medical Oncology Acuity Scoring Tool to Quantify Patient Acuity . Oncology Nursing Forum, 44 (2), Meeting Abstract: 456 .

Kozik TM, Charos GS, Al-Zaiti SS, Carey MG, Pelter MM. (2016). Symptomatic Bradycardia in a Healthy Older Adult. American Journal Critical Care , 25 (2), 185-6.

Salah S. Al-Zaiti, Michele M. Pelter, Teri M. Kozik & Mary G. Carey. (2016). A Rare Disease With Cardiac Involvement. Am J Crit Care, 26 (1), 89-90.

Pelter, M. M. Loranger, D. Kozik, T. M. Fidler, R. Hu, X. Carey, M. G.. (2016). Recurrent Myocardial Ischemia & Symptoms Are Precursors to Unplanned Transfer from Telemetry to the Coronary Care Unit In Hospitalized Patients with Suspected Acute Coronary Syndrome. (6), 930-931.

Zegre-Hemsey JK, Garvey JL, Carey MG.. (2016). Cardiac Monitoring in the Emergency Department. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. , 28 (3), 331-45.

Carey MG.. (2016). Cardiac Arrhythmias . Crit Car Nurs Clini North Am , doi: 10.1016/j.cnc.2016.06.001 .

Attin M, Tucker RG, Carey MG. (2016). In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: An Update on Pulseless Electrical Activity and Asystole. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am, 28 (3), 387-97.

Baldzizhar A, Manuylova E, Marchenko R, Kryvalap Y, Carey MG. (2016). Ventricular Tachycardias: Characteristics and Management. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am, 28 (3), 317-329.

Al-Zaiti SS, Pelter MM, Kozik TM, Carey MG. (2016). Syncope With Profound Bradycardia. Am J Crit Care, 25 (3), 281-2.

Carey MG, Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Schell-Chaple H, Pelter MM. (2016). QRS Amplitude Variation During Monitoring. American Journal of Critical Care, 25 (1), 97-8.

McMullen SL, Fioravanti ID, Brown K, Carey MG. (2016). Safe Sleep for Hospitalized Infants. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. , 41 (1), 43-50.

Al-Zaiti, SS, Kozik TM, Pelter, MM, Carey, MG. (2015). Prehospital 12-Lead ECGs and Delivery of Care. American Journal of Critical Care, 24 (2), 181-2. DOI:10.4037/ajcc2015308.

Pelter MM, Kozik TM, Al-Zaiti SS, Carey MG.. (2015). Bedside ECG Alarm Management. Am J Crit Care, 24 (6), 545-6.

Pelter MM, Loranger DL, Kozik TM, Kedia A, Ganchan RP, Ganchan D, Hu X, Carey MG.. (2015). Among Unstable Angina and Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing Infarction Patients, Transient Myocardial Ischemia and Early Invasive Treatment Are Predictors of Major In-hospital Complications. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.

Liao, LM; Carey, MG. (2015). Laboratory-induced Mental Stress, Cardiovascular Response, and Psychological Characteristics. Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine, 16 (1), 435-439.

Carey MG, Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Pelter MM. (2015). Post-myocardial infarction arrhythmias. American Journal Critical Care, 3, 269-70.

Al-Zaiti SS1, Carey MG. (2015). The prevalence of clinical and electrocardiographic risk factors of cardiovascular death among on duty professional firefighters . Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing , 35 (5), 440-446.

Edlund JE, Edlund AE, Carey MG. (2015). Patient Understanding of Potential Risk and Benefit With Informed Consent in a Left Ventricular Assist Device Population: A Pilot Study. Journal Cardiovase Nurse, 30 (5), 435-9.

Al-Zaiti SS, Crago EA, Hravnak M, Kozik TM, Pelter MM, Carey MG. (2015). ECG Changes During Neurologic Injury. Am J Crit Care, 24 (5), 453-4.

Al-Zaiti SS, Fallavollita JA, Canty JM, Carey MG. (2015). The prognostic value of discordant T waves in lead aVR: A simple risk marker of sudden cardiac arrest in ischemic cardiomyopathy. J Electrocardiol., 48 (5), 887-892.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Callaway C.W., Kozik T.M., Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2015). Clinical Utility of Ventricular Repolarization Dispersion for Real-Time Detection of Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Emergency Departments. J Am Heart Assoc, 24 (4), 7.

Carey M, Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Pelter MM. (2015). Drug Induced ECG Abnormalities. Am J Crit Care, 24 (4), 365-6.

Pickham D., Chan G., Carey M.. (2015). Pre-participation screening for athletes and the role of advanced practice providers . J Electrocardiol., 48 (3), 339-44.

Al-Zaiti, SS, Hostler, D., Kozik, TM, Pelter MM, Carey,l MG. (2014). Repolarization abnormalities in young athletes. American Critical Care, 23 (4), 345-6,DOI 10.4037/ajcc2014896.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Fallavollita J.A., Canty J.M., Carey M.G.. (2014). Electrocardiographic predictors of sudden and non-sudden cardiac death in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Heart Lung, 43, 527-33.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Fallavollita J.A., Wu Y., Tomita M., Carey M.G.. (2014). The Impact of Incorporating Quality Weight on the Magnitude & Precision of the Total Effect Size Estimate in Meta-Analysis: Results from 16 Meta-Analyses. JAMA.

McMullen S.L., Wu Y.Y., Austin-Ketch T.L., Carey M.G.. (2014). Transitioning the Premature Infant from the Nonsupine to the Supine Position Prior to Hospital Discharge. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, 33 (4), 194-8.

Liao L.M., Al-Zaiti S.S., Carey M.G.. (2014). Depression and heart rate variability in firefighters. SAGE Open Med, 28.

McMullen SL, Carey, MG. (2014). Predicting transition to the supine sleep position in preterm infants. ANS Adv Nurse Science, 37 (4), 350-356.

Carey M, Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Pelter MM. (2014). Electrocardiographic predictors of sudden cardiac death inpatients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Heart and Lung, 43 (6), 527-33.

Al-Zaiti SS, Fallavollita JA, Wu YW, Tomita MR, Carey MG. (2014). Electrocardiogram-based predictors of clinical outcomes: a meta-analysis of the prognostic value of ventricular repolarization. Heart Lung , 43 (6), 516-26.

Carey, MG, Al-Zaiti, SS, Kozik, TM, Pelter, MM. (2014). Asymptomatic irregular cardiac rhythm. American Journal Critical Care, 23 (5), 429-430.

Hollane, ML, Xia, Y., Kitzman, HJ, Dozier, AM, Olds, DL. (2014). Patterns of Visit Attendance in the Nurse-Family Partnership Program..

Kozik TM, Grewal GS, Pelter MM, Al-Zaiti SS, Carey MG. (2014). Chest pain after acute illness. American Journal Critical Care, 23 (3), 267-268.

Carey, MG, Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Pelter, M.. (2014). Holiday Heart Syndrome. American Journal of Critical Care, 23 (2), 171-172.

Kozik, TM, Carey MG, Al-Zaiti SS, Pelter MM. (2014). Heart-rate induced conduction defects. American Journal Critical Care, 24 (1), 93-94.

Kozik, TM, Pelter M, Al-Zaiti SS, Carey, MG. (2014). T-wave amplitude changes. American Journal of Critical Care, 23 (1), 85-86.

T-wave amplitude change. (2014). T-wave amplitude change. American Journal of Critical Care, 23 (1), 85-86.

Pelter, MM, Kozik TM, Al-Zaiti, SS, Carey, MG. (2013). Acute Coronary Syndrome ST-Segment Monitoring. American Journal of Critical Care, 23 (6), 503-504.

Carey MG, Fan T, Pillow MY, Al-Zaiti SS, Kozik TM, Pelter M. (2013). Emergency evaluation of 12-lead ECGs. American Journal Critical Care, 22 (3), 267-268.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Kozik T.M., Pelter M.M.. (2012). ECG screening of special populations. Am J Crit Care, 21 (3), 209-10.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Carey M.G., Pelter M.M. (2012). A new puzzler guide. American Journal of Critical Care, 21 (1), 68-70.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Canty Jr. J.M., Fallavollita J.A.. (2012). High-Risk Electrocardiographic Parameters are Ubiquitous in Patients with Ischemic Cardiomyopathy. Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology, 17 (3), 1-11.

Homish GG, Frazer BS, Carey MG. (2012). The influence of indirect collective trauma on first responders' alcohol use. Int J Emerg Ment Health, 14 (1), 21-28.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Kozik T.M., Pelter M.M.. (2012). ECG Interpretation Confounders. Am J Crit Care.

Yates B.C., Beckie T.M., Carey M.G., Steinbaugh K.C., McCabe P.J.. (2012). Council on Cardiovascular Nursing. J Cardiovasc Nurs, 27 (2), 93-5.

Pelter MM, Kozik TM, Loranger DL, Carey MG. (2012). A research method for detecting transient myocardial ischemia in patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome using continuous ST-segment analysis. Journal of Visualized Experiments, 70.

Pelter M.M., Kozik T.M., Al-Zaiti S.S., Carey M.G.. (2012). Congenital anomaly. American Journal of Critical Care, 21 (2), 131-2.

McMullen S.L., Carey M.G.. (2012). The Feasibility & Utility of The Score for Neonatal Acute Physiology II (SNAP-II) for Nursing Research. Maternal Child Nursing.

Pelter M.M., Kozik T.M., Al-Zaiti S.S., Carey M.G.. (2012). Impaired impulse formation. Am J Crit Care, 21 (4), 293-4.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2011). Exercise Stress Treadmill Testing. American Journal of Critical Care, 20 (3), 259-60.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Pelter M.M.. (2011). Computerized algorithms. American Journal of Critical Care, 20 (4), 339-40.

Beckie T.M., Carey M.G., Yates B.C.. (2011). AHA Council on Cardiovascular Nursing. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 26 (6), 435-8.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2011). Discordant T waves. American Journal of Critical Care, 20 (1), 85-6.

Pelter M.M., Al-Zaiti S.S., Carey M.G.. (2011). Coronary artery dominance. American Journal of Critical Care, 20 (5), 401-2.

Yates B.C., Carey M.G., Beckie T.M.. (2011). American Heart Association: Council on Cardiovascular Nursing. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 26 (2), 170-1.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Liano L.M., Martin H.N., Butler R.A.. (2011). A Low-Glycemic Nutritional Fitness Program to Reverse Metabolic Syndrome in Professional Firefighters: Results of a Pilot Study . Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 26 (4), 298-304.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Finnell D., Dean G., Sessanna L.. (2011). Sleep Problems, Depression, Substance Use, Social Bonding and Quality of Life in Professional Firefighters. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 53 (8), 928-33.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Runco K.N., Carey M.G.. (2011). Increased T wave complexity can indicate subclinical myocardial ischemia in asymptomatic adults. Journal of Electrocardiology, 44 (6), 684-8.

Carey M.G., Beckie T.M., Yates B.C.. (2011). American Heart Association: Council on Cardiovascular Nursing. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 26 (4), 285-7.

Al-Zaiti S.S., Khasawneh M.K., Carey M.G.. (2011). An Uncommon Presentation of Ischemic Cardiomyopathy. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 7 (5), 385-391.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S.. (2011). Bedside monitoring for transient myocardial ischemia. American Journal of Critical Care, 20 (2), 171-2.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Liao L., Butler R.A., Martin H.N.. (2011). Characteristics of the Standard 12-Lead Holter ECG in Professional Firefighters. Computing in Cardiology, 37, 655-658.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2011). New QRS criteria. American Journal of Critical Care, 20 (6), 485-6.

Khraim F.M., Scherer Y.K., Dorn J.M., Carey M.G.. (2010). Patient-surrogate agreement of predictors of decision delay among patients with acute myocardial infarction: A Questionnaire Survey. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 47 (11), 1418-24.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M., Al-Zaiti S.S.. (2010). Dynamic conduction defects. American Journal of Critical Care, 19 (3), 301-2.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G., Kasmani R., Irani F.. (2010). Adenosine during arrhythmia. American Journal of Critical Care, 19 (2), 189-190.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2010). Evolving myocardial infarction. American Journal of Critical Care, 19 (6), 557-8.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2010). Continuous ST Segment Monitoring. AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care, 430-7.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M., Cao P., Pillow M.T.. (2010). Pharmacological cardiosupression. American Journal of Critical Care, 19 (5), 463-4.

Carey M.G., Al-Zaiti S.S., Pelter M.M.. (2010). Asystole. American Journal of Critical Care, 19 (1), 84-5.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G., Stephens K.E., Anderson H., Yang W.. (2010). Improving nurses' ability to identify anatomic location and leads on 12-lead electrocardiograms and ST elevation myocardial infarction. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 9 (4), 218-25.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2010). Conduction system disease. Journal of Critical Care, 19 (4), 383-4.

Carey M.G., Luisi A.J., Baldwa S., Al-Zaiti S.S., Canty J.M., Fallavollita J.A.. (2010). The Selvester QRS score is more accurate than Q waves and fragmented QRS complexes using the Mason-Likar configuration estimating infarct volume in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Journal of Electrocardiology, 43 (4), 318-25.

Yates B., Carey M.G.. (2010). American Heart Association: Council on Myo Cardiovascular nursing department. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 25 (3), 172-4.

Khraim F.M., Carey M.G.. (2009). Predictors of pre-hospital delay among patients with acute myocardial infarction. Journal of Patient Education and Counseling, 75 (2), 155-161.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2009). Transient Arhythmia Revealed. American Journal of Critical Care, 18 (5), 483-4.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2009). Resting parasympathetic tone. American Journal of Critical Care, 18 (1), 81-2.

Carey M.G., Yates B.. (2009). American Heart Association: Council on cardiovascular nursing department. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 24 (3), 252-5.

Carey M.G.,Pelter M.M.. (2009). Complaints of skipped beats. American Journal of Critical Care, 18 (5), 483-4.

Carey M.G., Thevenin B.J.M.. (2009). High Resolution 12-lead Electrocardiograms of On-Duty Professional Firefights: A Pilot Feasibility Study. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 24 (4), 261-267.

Khraim F.M., Scherer Y.K., Dorn J.M., Carey M.G.. (2009). Predictors of decision delay to seeking health care among Jordanians with acute myocardial infarction. J Nurs Scholarsh, 41 (3), 260-7.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2009). Sinus node dysfunction. American Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 18 (6), 585-6.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2009). Long pause. American Journal of Critical Care, 18 (4), 381-2.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2009). Symptomatic bradycardia. American Journal of Critical Care, 18 (2), 173-4.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2008). ECG computer algorithms. American Journal of Critical Care, 17 (6), 581-2.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2008). Rapid ventricular response. American Journal of Critical Care, 17 (1), 83-4.

Carey M.G., Zimmerman L.. (2008). American Heart Association: Council on cardiovascular nursing department. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 23 (2), 100-2.

Pelter M.M., Bryant M., Carey M.G.. (2008). Abnormal conduction. American Journal of Critical Care, 17 (2), 173-4.

Carey M.G.. (2008). Electrocardiographic predictors of sudden cardiac death. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 23 (2), 175-82.

Nelwan S.P., Carey M.G.. (2008). Reduced and alternative lead sets: Clinical implications and technical challenges. Journal of Electrocardiology, 41 (6), 451-3.

Pelter M.M., Bryant M., Carey M.G.. (2008). Multilead monitoring. American Journal of Critical Care, 17 (4), 381-2.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2008). Cornell voltage criteria. American Journal of Critical Care, 17 (3), 273-4.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2008). Traumatic Injuries. American Journal of Critical Care, 17 (5), 477-8.

Zimmerman L., Carey M.G.. (2007). American Heart Association: Council on cardiovascular nursing department. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 22 (5), 422-4.

Stephens K.E., Anderson H., Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2007). Interpreting 12-lead electrocardiograms for acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: what nurses know?. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 22 (3), 186-93.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2007). Evaluating pacemaker function with full disclosure. American Journal of Critical Care, 16 (1), 93-4.

Pelter M.M., Bryant M., Carey M.G.. (2007). ECG characteristics of a genetic disorder. American Journal of Critical Care, 16 (6), 621-2.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2007). ECG marker of nontransmural myocardial infarction. American Journal of Critical Care, 16 (5), 513-4.

Carey M.G.. (2007). Smoked out: Emergency evacuation of an ICU. American Journal of Nursing, 107 (9), 54-7.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2007). Cardiac arrhythmias after traumatic amputation. American Journal of Critical Care, 16 (3), 199-200.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2007). P wave alterations. American Journal of Critical Care, 16 (2), 187-8.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2006). Long QT syndrome. American Journal of Critical Care, 15 (4), 437-8.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2006). ST segment changes in right ventricular paced rhythms. American Journal of Critical Care, 15 (2), 231-2.

Pelter M.M., Kozik T.M., Carey M.G.. (2006). ECG changes during induced hypothermia after cardiac arrest. American Journal of Critical Care, 15 (6), 631-2.

Carey M.G.. (2006). Basic Cardiac Monitoring. Critical Care Nursing Secrets, 14-20.

Carey M.G.. (2006). Arrhythmias. Critical Care Nursing Secrets, 21-7.

Carey M.G., Ponivas S.J., Pelter M.M.. (2006). Differentiating ST segment strain pattern from acute ischemia. American Journal of Critical Care, 15 (3), 321-2.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2006). Resynchronization therapy. American Journal of Critical Care, 15 (1), 103-4.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2006). No sustained ventricular tachycardia in the elderly. American Journal of Critical Care, 15 (5), 519-20.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2005). ST segment changes in right bundle branch block. American Journal of Critical Care, 14 (4), 341-2.

Deboor S.S., Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2005). Nonrespiratory sinus arrhythmia. American Journal of Critical Care, 14 (2), 161-2.

Carey M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2005). Rhythmic premature ventricular contractions. American Journal of Critical Care, 14 (5), 441-2.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2005). Relative refractory period. American Journal of Critical Care, 14 (3), 129-30.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2005). Bedside monitoring of spinal cord injuries. American Journal of Critical Care, 14 (1), 85-6.

Pelter M.M., Carey M.G.. (2005). Enhanced automaticity of his bundle. American Journal of Critical Care, 14 (6), 559-60.

Adams M.G.. (2005). Continuous ST Segment Monitoring. AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care, 430-7.

Carey M.G., Lakso M.. (2005). Perspectives: Acute stages of spinal cord injuries. Saxe Communications, 6 (30), 1-8.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2004). Premature beats. American Journal of Critical Care, 13 (6), 519-20.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2004). Retrograde atrial conduction. American Journal of Critical Care, 13 (3), 251-2.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2004). Electrolyte imbalances. American Journal of Critical Care, 13 (1), 85-6.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2004). Wide QRS duration. American Journal of Critical Care, 13 (4), 355-6.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2004). An evolving myocardial infarction. American Journal of Critical Care, 13 (5), 437-8.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2004). Nonischemic ST segment elevation. American Journal of Critical Care, 13 (2), 167-8.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2003). Ventricular escape rhythms. American Journal of Critical Care, 12 (5), 477-8.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2003). Non-conducted P waves. American Journal of Critical Care, 12 (6), 381-2.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2003). Interpreting a postoperative 12-lead ECG waveform. American Journal of Critical Care, 12 (3), 267-8.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2003). Low amplitude QRS. American Journal of Critical Care, 12 (2), 171-2.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2003). Heart blocks. American Journal of Critical Care, 12 (1), 77-8.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2003). In-Hospital Cardiac Monitoring. Understanding Electrocardiography, 431-43.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2003). Increased automaticity of the AV node. American Journal of Critical Care, 12 (4), 381-2.

Adams M.G., Caldwell M.A., Stotts N.A., Drew B.J.. (2003). Factors to consider when analyzing the 12-lead electrocardiogram for acute myocardial ischemia. American Journal of Critical Care, 9 (16).

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2002). Bradycardic ECG monitoring alarms. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (6), 577-8.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2002). A Class III antiarrhythmic agent. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (4), 395-6.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2002). Intermittent conduction disturbances. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (5), 487-8.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2002). Inverted P waves. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (2), 173-4.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2002). ST elevation myocardial infarction. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (1), 87-8.

Drew B.J., Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2002). Frequency, characteristics, and clinical significance of transient ST segment elevation in patients with acute coronary syndromes. European Heart Journal, 23 (12), 941-7.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G., Drew B.J.. (2002). Association of transient ischemia with adverse in-hospital outcomes for angina patient treated in a telemetry unit or a coronary care unit. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (4), 318-25.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2002). Reperfusion arrhythmias. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (4), 397-9.

Drew B.J., Pelter M.M., Brodnick D.E., Yadav A.V., Dempel D., Adams M.G.. (2002). Comparison of a new reduced lead set with the standard ECG for diagnosing cardiac arrhythmias and myocardial ischemia. Journal of Electrocardiology, 35 (4), 13-21.

Adams M.G., Drew B.J.. (2002). Efficacy of two strategies to detect body position ST segment changes during continuous 12-lead electrocardiographic monitoring. Journal of Electrocardiology, 35 (4), 193-200.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (2001). Stable tachycardias. American Journal of Critical Care, 10 (5), 365-6.

Adams M.G.. (2001). Arrhythmias. Critical Care Nursing Secrets , 16-20.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2001). Giant inverted T waves. American Journal of Critical Care, 10 (6), 449-50.

Drew B.J., Adams M.G.. (2001). Clinical consequences of ST segment changes caused by body position mimicking transient myocardial ischemia: Hazards of ST segment monitoring. Journal of Electrocardiology, 34 (3), 261-4.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G.. (2001). Continuous ST Segment Monitoring. AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care.

Drew B.J., Pelter M.M., Wung S.F., Adams M.G., Taylor C.A., Evans G., Foster E.. (1999). Accuracy of the EASI 12-lead electrocardiogram compared to the standard 12-lead electrocardiogram for diagnosing multiple cardiac abnormalities. Journal of Electrocardiology, 32, 38-47.

Drew B.J., Krucoff M.W., Adams M.G.. (1999). Multilead ST-segment monitoring patients with acute coronary syndromes: a consensus statement for healthcare professionals. ST-segment monitoring practice guideline international working group. American Journal of Critical Care, 8 (6), 372-86.

Adams M.G., Pelter M.M., Wung S.F., Taylor C.A., Drew B.J.. (1999). Frequency of silent myocardial ischemia with 12-lead ST segment monitoring in the coronary care unit: Are there sex related differences?. Heart & Lung, 28 (2), 81-6.

Lau K.Y., Wung S.F., Adams M.G., Zellner C., Drew B.J.. (1999). Frequency of ischemia during intracoronary ultrasound in women with and without coronary artery disease. Critical Care Nurse, 19 (5), 48-56.

Drew B.J., Pelter M.M., Adams M.G., Wung S.F., Chou .M., Wolfe C.L.. (1998). 12 lead ST segment monitoring vs single-lead maximum ST-segment monitoring for detecting ongoing ischemia in patients with unstable coronary syndromes. American Journal of Critical Care, 7 (5), 355-63.

Pelter M.M. Adams M.G., Wung S.F., Paul S.M., Drew B.J.. (1998). Peak time of occurrence of myocardial ischemia in the coronary care unit. American Journal of Critical Care, 7 (6), 411-7.

Drew B.J., Wung S.F., Adams M.G., Pelter M.M.. (1998). Bedside diagnosis of myocardial ischemia with ST segment monitoring technology: measurement issues for real-time clinical decision making and trial designs. Journal of Electrocardiology, 30, 157-65.

Adams M.G., Drew B.J.. (1997). Body position effects on the ECG: Implications for ischemia monitoring. Journal of Electrocardiology, 30 (4), 285-91.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G., Drew B.J.. (1997). Computer verses manual measurement of ST segment deviation. Journal of Electrocardiology, 30 (2), 151-6.

Drew B.J., Adams M.G., McEldowney D.K., Lau K.Y., Wung S.F., Wolfe C.L., Ports T.A., Chou T.M.. (1997). Frequency, duration,magnitude and consequences of myocardial ischemia during intracoronary ultrasonography. American Heart Journal, 134 (3), 474-8.

Drew B.J., Adams M.G., Pelter M.M., Wung S.F., Caldwell M.A.. (1997). Comparison of standard and derived 12-lead electrocardiograms for diagnosis of coronary angioplasty induced myocardial ischemia. American Journal of Cardiology, 79 (5), 639-44.

Drew B.J., Adams M.G., Pelter M.M., Wung S.F.. (1996). ST segment monitoring with a derived 12-lead electrocardiogram is superior to routine cardiac care unit monitoring. American Journal of Critical Care, 5 (3), 198-206.

Pelter M.M., Adams M.G., Drew B.J.. (1996). ST segment deviation during myocardial ischemia: Are there gender differences?. Progress in Cardiovascular Nursing, 11 (3), 4-9.

Drew B.J., Adams M.G., Wung S.F., Dower G.E.. (1995). Value of a derived 12-lead ECG for detecting transient myocardial ischemia. Journal of Electrocardiology, 28, 211.

Drew B.J., Koops R.R., Adams M.G., Dower G.E.. (1994). Derived 12-lead ECG: Comparison with the standard electrocardiogram during myocardial ischemia and its potential application for continuous ST segment monitoring. Journal of Electrocardiology, 27 (1), 249-55.

Presentations

Inter-rater Agreement in the Identification of Pathological Q Waves and QRS Complexes on the Electrocardiogram.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Hospital Wide Infant Safe Sleep Initiative.
Annual Conference, New York State Perinatal Association 28th

Implementing American Academy of Pediatrics Safe to Sleep Recommendations for Infants.
Conferenc, Pediatric Nursing, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

A Brief Video Intervention to Promote Understanding of the Neurobiological base of Hazardous Alcohol Use and Treatments.
Research Society on Alcoholism,

Cardiac Health & Wellness.
Erie County Division of Fire Safety,

Novel Technical Solutions for ECG Transmission: Clinical Perspectives.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

ECG Predictors of Mortality among Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Candidates for the Primary Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death.
American College of Cardiology,

The Prognostic Value of Positive T waves in Lead a VR: A Simple Risk Marker of Sudden and Non-Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients with Ischemic Cardiomyopathy and Poor Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction .
American Heart Association Conference

Perspectives on Translational Teamwork. A Panel Discussion Core Curriculum/Seminar Series for the Buffalo Translational Consortium (CTSA).
Roswell Park Cancer Institute,

Improving the Diagnostic and Predictive Value of the Electrocardiogram: A Program of Research.
University of Rochester, School of Nursing,

12 Lead Overview: Arrhythmia & Ischemia Detection for Critical Care Nurses.
University of Rochester Medical Center,

Moving the Bar: Designing an RO1 Grant Based on the SAFFE Results (R21).
University at Buffalo, SUNY, School of Nursing,

Results from SAFFE & SAFFE Study.
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, SUNY,

Grant Writing and the Review Process.
Faculty Brown Bag,

Challenging Arrhythmias: A Case-Based Approach.
American Heart Association,

Preparing your Dossier: A Perspective from Advancement, Placement and Promotion.
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, SUNY,

Tackling Challenging Arrhythmias using Evidence Based Knowledge.
American Heart Association,

Designing a Mental Stress Protocol to Induce Myocardial Ischemia.
School of Medicine, University at Buffalo, SUNY,

Characteristics of the Standard 12-lead ECG in Professional Firefighters.
Computers in Cardiology,

Quantification of physiologic regulation of ventricular repolarization.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Reducing metabolic syndrome among professional firefighters with a low-glycemic nutritional fitness program.
The Council of the Advancement of Nursing,

Sleep Quality and Sleep Patterns of On-Duty Professional Firefighters.
SLEEP 2010 24th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies,

Rewards and Challenges of a Mentor-Mentee Relationship.
American Heart Association,

Sudden Cardiac Death: Noninvasive Risk-Stratification Techniques for Identifying Patients at Risk.
American Heart Association, Scientific Session,

Sudden Cardiac Death: Noninvasive Risk-Stratification Techniques for Identifying Patients at Risk.
School of Medicine, University at Buffalo, SUNY,

Computer versus Manual Calculations of the Spatial QRS-T Angle.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Feasibility of obtaining high resolution 12-lead electrocardiograms of on-duty professional firefighters.
The Council of the Advancement of Nursing,

Assessment of Habitual Dietary Intake of Firefighters: A Pilot Study.
School of Public Health, Youngstown State University,

The presence of Q waves, QRS fragmentation or QRS duration does not correlate with scar volume in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy.
American Heart Association, Scientific Session,

Validation and User Manual Creation for Super ECG Program.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Reducing Metabolic Syndrome among Professional Firefighters with a Low-Glycemic Nutritional Fitness Program.
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, SUNY,

Feasibility of Obtaining High Quality ECGs and Oxygen Consumption of Firefighters.
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, SUNY,

Designing a Pilot Study for Monitoring ECGs on Firefighters while on duty.
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo,

Translational Research: Analyzing Swine ECGs.
School of Nursing,

Characteristics of the 12-Lead Holter ECG in Patients with LV Failure.
American Heart Association Scientific Session,

Identifying Electrocardiographic (ECG) Markers of Sudden Cardiac Death.
16th International Nursing Research Congress,

Is Total Ischemic Burden Predictive of Sudden Cardiac Death?.
School of Medicine, University at Buffalo,

Electrocardiographic Risk Stratification of Sudden Cardiac Death.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Association of Sustained Ventricular Arrhythmias with Transient Myocardial Ischemia in Patients Hospitalized with Acute Coronary Syndrome.
The International Society for Computerized ECG,

Heart Healthy Month.
Universal School,

Do Automatic External Defibrillators Really Save Lives?.
World Lecture Series, University at Buffalo,

How to Optimize ECG Monitoring of Patients in Hospital Settings.
American Heart Association Scientific Session,

Launching a Cardiovascular Lab.
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo,

Detection of Ischemia using ST and T-wave Vector Magnitude and Angle Characteristics that Reject Body Positional Change Effects.
The International Society for Computerized ECG,

Methods to Distinguish Positional form Ischemic ECG Changes using Vector Changes in Magnitude and Angle over Segments of the QRS, ST and the T Wave.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Comparison of a 12-lead ECG Constructed from Frontal and Chest Leads with the Standard ECG for Diagnosing Arrhythmias & Ischemia.
The International Society for C omputerized Electrocardiology,

Comparison of a 12-lead ECG Constructed from Frontal and Chest Leads with the Standard ECG for Diagnosing Arrhythmias & Ischemia.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Efficacy of Two Strategies to Detect Body Position ST Segment Change during Continuous 12-lead Electrocardiographic Monitoring.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Evaluating the effectiveness of an educational strategy in ECG interpretation.
American Association of Critical Care National Teaching Institute,

Helpful Hints: Distinguishing between non-cardiac from cardiac chest pain.
Annual Medical Surgical Conference,

Evaluating the effectiveness of an educational strategy in ECG interpretation.
American Association of Critical Care National Teaching Institute,

Small Group ECG Session. Update in Electrocardiography.
University of California, San Francisco, Dept of Medicine,

Evaluation of a Website Electrocardiogram Training Program.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

ST Segment Monitoring.
1st Annual Adv Practice Critical Care Symposium Hospital Consortium Ed Network,

A Novel Approach to Identify False Positives due to Body Position Changes during ST Segment Monitoring.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Is there more information about acute ischemia in the BSPM estimated from standard leads than in the standard 12-lead ECG alone?.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology,

Frequency Characteristics, and Clinical Significance of Transient ST Elevation in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes.
American Heart Association Scientific Session,

Detection of Silent Ischemia with ST Segment Monitoring in the Coronary Care Unit.
Annual Graduate Student Association Career & Research Day,

Frequency of silent ischemia in the coronary care unit: Are there gender differences?.
American Heart Association Scientific Session,

ST segment shifts due to body position changes are infrequent in patients with heart disease.
American Association of Critical Care National Teaching Institute,

Body Position Effects on the Electrocardiogram: Implications for Ischemia Monitoring.
The International Society for Computerized Electrocardiography,

Peak time of occurrence of myocardial ischemia in the coronary care unit .
American Association of Critical Care National Teaching Institute,

Accurate cardiac monitoring: strategy for improving clinical practice.
American Heart Association Scientific Sessions,

Accurate cardiac monitoring: Strategy for improving clinical practice.
American Heart Association Scientific Sessions,

Awards

Nurse of the Year.
March of Dimes, 2012

Nurse of Distinction.
Professional Nurses Association of Western NY, 2012

Teaching Apple of Excellence.
SUNY at Buffalo, 2012

Teaching Apple of Excellence.
SUNY at Buffalo, 2011

Discretionary Salary Increase.
United University Professions, 2011

Individual Development Award.
United University Professions, 2010

Excellence Through Teamwork.
Buffalo Fire Department, 2010

Teaching Apple of Excellence.
SUNY at Buffalo, 2010

Discretionary Salary Increase.
United University Professions, 2010

Scholarly Writing Retreat Participant.
National League for Nursing, 2009

Individual Development Award.
United University Professions, 2009

Dean's First Annual Mentorship Award.
SUNY at Buffalo, 2008

Dean's Excellence in Research Award.
SUNY at Buffalo, 2008

Discretionary Salary Increase.
United University Professions, 2008

Individual Development Award.
United University Professions, 2008

Individual Development Award.
United University Professions, 2007

Discretionary Salary Increase.
United University Professions, 2007

Discretionary Salary Increase.
United University Professions, 2006

Individual Development Award.
United University Professions, 2006

Individual Development Award.
United University Professions, 2005

Graduate Faculty Member.
SUNY at Buffalo, 2005

Discretionary Salary Increase.
United University Professions, 2005

Council Cardiovascular Nursing Fellowship.
American Heart Association, 2003

Jos Willems Young Investigator Competition finalist.
International Society for Computerized Electrocardiography, 2002

Outstanding Staff Performance Award.
University of California, 2000

Outstanding Staff Performance Award.
University of California, 1997

Outstanding Staff Performance Award.
University of California, 1996

Outstanding Staff Performance Award.
University of California, 1995

Outstanding Staff Performance Award.
University of California, 1994

Professional Nurse Traineeship.
University of California, 1992

Dean's List.
SUNY at Buffalo, 1988

Memberships

New York State Nurses Association, Member

American Heart Association, Member

Sigma Theta Tau International/Alpha Eta Chapter, Member

International Society for Computerized Electrocardiography, Member

American Nurses Association, Member

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Member

National League for Nursing, Member

Council of the Advancement of Nursing, Member

California Nurses Association, Member

Community Service

Blessed John Paul Parish, Grant Writer

Buffalo Fire Department Training Bureau, Volunteer Consultant

American Heart Association, Co-Editor

International Society for Computerized Electrocardiography, Abstract reviewer

Friend of Evangola State Park, NY, Member

American Heart Association, Abstract reviewer

American Heart Association/NE Affiliate, Volunteer

Shirley D. DeVoe Nursing Research Support Fund, Reviewer

Research and Garman Fund, Reviewer

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Reviewer

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Reviewer

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Reviewer

Research and Garman Fund, Reviewer

Lake Erie Beach Fire Department, Volunteer

National Teaching Institute Practice Standards for ECG, Panel member

Research and Garman Fund, Reviewer

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Monitoring in Hospital Settings

American Heart Association, Committee Member

ECG Training and Certification Program, Reviewer

ECG Training and Certification Program, Reviewer

American Heart Association/San Francisco, Volunteer

St. Ignatius/San Francisco, Volunteer

American Association of Critical Care Nurses/San Francisco, President

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Reviewer

American Heart Association, Panel Member

American Heart Association, Panel Member