Micelle J. Haydel, MD

Residency Director, Section of Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

2021 Perdido Street
1542 Tulane Avenue
Room 452 Box T4M2
New Orleans, La. 70112
Phone   504-903-3594
Fax       504-903-4569


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LSU School of Nursing, 1988
Tulane School of Med, 1993                                                   
Univ Pitt, Emergency Medicine 1996
Teaching Fellowship, ACEP 1999

Research Interests Minor Head Injury
Facial Trauma
Selected Publications

Review: Success of a lumbar puncture is enhanced by reinserting
the stylet before removal of the needle. Haydel, MJ. ACP J Club.
2007 Mar-Apr;146(2):42.

Male victims of partner violence: prevalence and accuracy of
screening tools. Mills TJ, Avegno JL, Haydel MJ J Emerg Med.
2006 Nov;31(4):447-52.           

Conversion disorder presenting as hemiplegia and
hemianesthesia with loss of neurologic reflexes: a case report.
Hill, E. & Haydel, M. South Med J.  2006 Apr;99(4):380-2.                

Clinical decision instruments for CT scanning in minor head
injury.Haydel, M. JAMA. 2005 Sep 28;294(12):1551-3. Editorial                          

Louisiana motorcycle fatalities linked to statewide helmet law
repeal. Ho, E., & Haydel, M. J La State Med Soc. 2004 May-Jun;
156(3):151-2, 154-5, 157.

Endocarditis diagnosed as multilobar, community acquired
pneumonia.  Muntan, C & Haydel, M. Emerg Med J. 2004 Mar;

Prediction of intracranial injury in children aged five years and
older with loss of consciousness after minor head injury due
to nontrivial mechanisms. Haydel, M. & Shembaker, A. 
Ann Emerg Med 2003; 42: 507-14.            

The Use of Computed Tomography in Pediatric Patients with
Minor Head Injury, A Review. Haydel, M.   eMedHome.com
December 17, 2001                               

The Canadian CT Head Rule. Haydel, M. Lancet 2001; 358: 
1013 .2001 Correspondence  

CT in Patients with Minor Head Injury: Bedside Indications. 
Haydel, M. Medical Imaging International 11(1)1-2/2001                                                                    

Indications for Computed Tomography after Minor Head
Injury. Stein S.C., Stiell I. G., Laupacis A., Wells G. A.,
The Canadian CT Head and Cervical-Spine Study Group ,
Haydel M.J.N Engl J Med 2000;343:1570-1571, Nov 23, 2000

Clinical Indications for Computed Tomography in Minor Head
Injury Patients. Haydel, M., Preston, C, Mills, T, Luber, S,
Blaudeau, E, DeBlieux, P.  N Engl J Med 2000;343(2) 100-105.