William J. Brady, MD

Brady

Professor of Emergency Medicine, Medicine, & Nursing
The David A. Harrison Distinguished Educator
Chair, UVAHS Resuscitation Committee
Co-Chair, UVAHS Airway Committee
Medical Director, Emergency Management
Medical Director, Life Support Learning Center
Operational Medical Director, Albemarle County Fire Rescue, Madison County EMS, Seminole Trail Volunteer Fire Department, and Special Event Medical Management
Associate Editor, The American Journal of Emergency Medicine

P.O. Box 800699
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0699
Phone: (434) 924-8485
Fax: (434) 924-2877
E-mail: wb4z@virginia.edu

Education

  • BA, History, University of Virginia (1984)
  • MD, Medical College of Virginia (1988)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia (1991)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin (1994)
  • Chief Resident, Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin (1994)

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Resuscitation
  • Electrocardiography
  • Emergency Medical Systems
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Large Event and Disaster Medicine

Most Recent Publications

  • O’Connor RE, Al Ali AS, Brady WJ, et al:  Part 9: Acute Coronary Syndromes – 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. Circulation 2015;132:s483-500.
  • Nable JV, Tupe CL, Gehle BD, Brady WJ:  In-Flight Medical Emergencies During Commercial Travel.  New Engl J Med 2015;373:939-45.
  • Brady WJ, Laughrey TS, Ghaemmaghami CA:  Dysrhythmias.  in Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski J, Ma O et al (eds): Emergency Medicine:  A Comprehensive Study Guide.  8th ed. New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2015.
  • Sudhir A, Brady WJ:  Narrow Complex Tachycardia in Mattu A, Brady WJ, Bresler MJ, et al (eds):  Cardiovascular Emergencies.  American College of Emergency Physicians Publishing, Dallas, TX, 2015.
  • Sochor M, Pandit A, Brady W:  Serious Generalized Skin Disorders.  in Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski J, Ma O et al (eds): Emergency Medicine:  A Comprehensive Study Guide.  8th ed. New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2015.
  • Rushton W, Grover JM, Brady WJ:  Approach to Skin Disorders in the Emergency Department.  in Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski J, Ma O et al (eds): Emergency Medicine:  A Comprehensive Study Guide.  8th ed. New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2015.
  • Brady WJ, Berlat J:  Hands-on Defibrillation During Active Chest Compressions in the Management of Cardiac Arrest: Eliminating Another Interruption.  Am J Emerg Med 2016;34:2172-6.
  • Iftikhar S, Mattu A, Brady W:  ED evaluation and management of implantable cardiac defibrillator electrical shocks.  Am J Emerg Med 2016;34:1140-7.
  • Macias M, Peachey J, Mattu A, Brady WJ:  The ECG in the ACS Patient: High-Risk ECG Presentations Lacking Anatomically Oriented ST Segment Elevation.  Am J Emerg Med 2016;34:611-7.
  • Diduch KB, Hudson K, Resch JE, Shen F, Broshek DK, Brady WJ, et al:  Treatment of Head and Neck Injuries in the Helmeted Athlete.  J Bone Joint Surg Rev 2016;4:e2.
  • Thomas J, Brady WJ: Acute Coronary Syndromes.  In Marx         J, Hockberger R, Walls R (eds): Rosen’s Emergency Medicine – Concepts and Clinical Practice, 9th Ed.  St. Louis, MO, Mosby, Inc., 2016.
  • Williamson K, O’Connor RE, Brady WJ:  Deadly Arrhythmias: Recognition and Resuscitative Management. in Winters M, et al (eds) Emergency Department Resuscitation of the Critically Ill, 2nd ed. American College of Emergency Physician Publishing, Dallas, TX, 2016.
  • Brady WJ, Mattu A, Tabas J, Ferguson J:  The Differential Diagnosis of Wide QRS Complex Tachycardia.  Am J Emerg Med 2017;35:1525–9.
  • Tewelde SZ Mattu A, Brady WJ:  Pitfalls in Electrocardiographic Diagnosis of Acute Coronary Syndrome in Low-Risk Chest Pain.  West J Emerg Med 2017;18:601-6.
  • Nable JV, Tupe CL, Gehle BD, Brady WJ:  Is There a Doctor On-Board? In-Flight Medical Emergencies.  Cleveland Clin J Med 2017;84:457-62.
  • Brady WJ, Glass G, O’Connor RE:  A Better Understanding of Lay Providers’ CPR Performance during Resuscitation of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest, in response to Gyllenborg et al 2017: “Quality of bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation during real-life out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.  Resuscitation 2017;121:A10-A11.
  • Berberian J, Levine BJ, Brady WJ (eds): EMRA EKG Guide. Dallas, TX, Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association / American College of Emergency Physicians, 2017.
  • Leroux E, Houser C, Tabas J, Mattu A, Brady W, Davis JE:  Transient Prehospital ST-Segment Elevation.  Ann Emerg Med 2018;72:567-70.
  • Lipinski MJ, Mattu A, Brady WJ:  Evolving Electrocardiographic Indications for Emergent Reperfusion.  Cardiol Clin North Am 2018;36:13-26.
  • Nable JV, Brady WJ (eds):  Inflight Medical Emergencies.  Spring Nature Publishing, New York, NY; 2018.
  • Brady W, Sochor M, Pandit A:  Serious Generalized Skin Disorders.  in Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski J, Ma O et al (eds): Emergency Medicine:  A Comprehensive Study Guide.  9th ed. New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2018.
  • Brady WJ, Glass G:  Dysrhythmias.  in Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski J, Ma O et al (eds): Emergency Medicine:  A Comprehensive Study Guide.  9th ed. New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2018.
  • Rushton W, Brady WJ:  Approach to Skin Disorders in the Emergency Department.  in Tintinalli JE, Stapczynski J, Ma O et al (eds): Emergency Medicine:  A Comprehensive Study Guide.  9th ed. New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2018.
  • Mattu A, Tabas J, Brady WJ (eds), Electrocardiography in Emergency Medicine.  American College of Emergency Physicians Publishing, Dallas, TX, 2019.
  • Brady WJ, Tabas JA, Mattu A:  The ECG and Clinical Decision-Making in the Emergency Department.  in Mattu A, Tabas J, Brady WJ (eds), Electrocardiography in Emergency Medicine.  American College of Emergency Physicians Publishing, Dallas, TX, 2019.
  • Perron AD, Brady WJ:  Additional-Lead Testing in Electrocardiography.  in Mattu A, Tabas J, Brady WJ (eds), Electrocardiography in Emergency Medicine.  American College of Emergency Physicians Publishing, Dallas, TX, 2019.