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Faculty

Thomas J Abramo, M.D.

  • Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
  • Section Chief, Emergency Medicine

Sections

  • Emergency Medicine

Specialties

  • Emergency Medicine

Contact Information

  • Email: TJAbramo@uams.edu
    Phone: 501-364-1050
    Address: 1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202

Education

  • B.S., Canisius College, 1978
  • M.D., Meharry Medical College - Honors, 1982

Training

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship, Pediatrics, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, 1985-1988
  • Pediatric Residency , Pediatrics, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, 1982-1985

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL., Denson JL., Schwalm KS., Stoner AN., Kincaid JC., Abramo TJ., Thompson TM., Ulloa EM., Burchiel SW., Dinwiddie DL. Complete Genome Sequence of a Novel WU Polyomavirus Isolate from Arkansas USA, Associated with Acute Respiratory Infection. Genome Announc 2017 January; 5(2):pii:e01452-16.
  • Journal Article, Denson JL., Kennedy JL., Dehority WN., Eickman MW., Schwaim KS., Stoner AN., Kincaid JC., Abramo TJ., Thompson TM., Ulloa EM., Burchiel SW., Young SA., Dinwiddie DL. Complete Genome Sequences of Two Novel Isolates of Human Parainfluenza Virus 1 Associated with Acute Respiratory Infection. Genome Announc 2016 Oct; 13(4 (5)):e01154-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01154-16.
  • Journal Article, Taylor A Bagwell MD., Thomas J Abramo MD., Gregory W Albert MD., Jonathan W Orsborn MD., Elizabeth A Storm MD., Nicolas W Hobart-Porter DO., Tonya M Thompson MD., Eylem Ocal MS., Hu Z., Nick T. Cerebral oximetry with blood volume index and capnography in intubated and hyperventilated patients. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2016 June; 34(6):1102-7.
  • Journal Article, Abramo TJ., Harris ZL., Meredith M., Crossman K., Seupaul R., Williams A., McMorrow S., Dindo J., Gordon A., Melguizo-Castro M., Hu Z., Nick T. Cerebral oximetry with cerebral blood volume index in detecting pediatric stroke in a pediatric ED. Am J Emerg Med 2015 Nov; 33(11):1622-9.
  • Journal Article, Ladner TR., Mahdi J., Gindville MC., Gordon A., Harris ZL., Crossman K., Pruthi S., Abramo TJ., Jordan LC. Pediatric Acute Stroke Protocol Activation in a Children's Hospital Emergency Department. Stroke 2015 Aug; 46(8):2328-31.
  • Journal Article, Abramo TJ., Zhou C., Estrada C., Meredith M., Miller R., Pearson M., Tulipan N., Williams A. Innovative Application of Cerebral rSO2 Monitoring During Shunt Tap in Pediatric Ventricular Malfunctioning Shunts. Pediatr Emerg Care 2015 Jul; 31(7):479-86.
  • Journal Article, Lavin LR., Higby N., Abramo T. Newborn Screening: What Does the Emergency Physician Need to Know?. Pediatr Emerg Care 2015 Sep; 31(9):661-7; quiz 667-9. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000540. Review.
  • Journal Article, Travis R Ladner., Jasia Mahdi., Melissa C Gindville., Angela Gordon., Zena Leah Harris., Kristen Crossman., Sumit Pruthi., Thomas J Abramo., Lori C Jordan. Pediatric Acute Stroke Protocol Activation in a Children's Hospital Emergency Department. Stroke 2015 May; 46(8):2328-2331.
  • Journal Article, Dexheimer JW., Abramo TJ., Arnold DH., Johnson K., Shyr Y., Ye F., Fan KH., Patel N., Aronsky D. Implementation and evaluation of an integrated computerized asthma management system in a pediatric emergency department: a randomized clinical trial. Int J Med Inform 2014 Nov; 83(11):805-13.
  • Journal Article, Roofe LR., Resha DJ., Abramo TJ., Arnold DH. Noninvasive bedside assessment of acute asthma severity using single-breath counting. Pediatr Emerg Care 2014 Jan; 30(1):8-10.

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