Publications by authors named "Bekele Afessa"

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Intensive care unit and hospital mortality in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.

J Crit Care 2015 Feb 8;30(1):178-80. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2014.10.001DOI Listing
February 2015

Transpulmonary hypothermia: a novel method of rapid brain cooling through augmented heat extraction from the lungs.

Resuscitation 2014 Oct 8;85(10):1405-10. Epub 2014 Jul 8.

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2014.05.041DOI Listing
October 2014

Predicting 1-year mortality rate for patients admitted with an acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to an intensive care unit: an opportunity for palliative care.

Mayo Clin Proc 2014 May 19;89(5):638-43. Epub 2014 Mar 19.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and the Mindful Breathing Laboratory, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2013.12.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4702502PMC
May 2014

Elevated cardiac troponin T levels in critically ill patients with sepsis.

Am J Med 2013 Dec 28;126(12):1114-21. Epub 2013 Sep 28.

Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn; Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2013.06.029DOI Listing
December 2013

The impact of rapid response team on outcome of patients transferred from the ward to the ICU: a single-center study.

Crit Care Med 2013 Oct;41(10):2284-91

1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 2Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e318291cccdDOI Listing
October 2013

A 51-year-old woman with dyspnea.

Cleve Clin J Med 2013 Aug;80(8):487-99

Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3949/ccjm.80a.12124DOI Listing
August 2013

Response.

Chest 2013 Mar;143(3):876

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Multidisciplinary Epidemiologic and Translational Research in Intensive Care (METRIC) group, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.12-2783DOI Listing
March 2013

Thrombocytopenia in adult patients with sepsis: incidence, risk factors, and its association with clinical outcome.

J Intensive Care 2013 30;1(1). Epub 2013 Dec 30.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2052-0492-1-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4373028PMC
March 2015

Diagnostic criteria for invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in critically ill patients.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012 Jul;186(1):8-10

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201204-0761EDDOI Listing
July 2012

Clinical spectrum, frequency, and significance of myocardial dysfunction in severe sepsis and septic shock.

Mayo Clin Proc 2012 Jul 8;87(7):620-8. Epub 2012 Jun 8.

Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2012.01.018DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3538477PMC
July 2012

Comparison of APACHE III, APACHE IV, SAPS 3, and MPM0III and influence of resuscitation status on model performance.

Chest 2012 Oct;142(4):851-858

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Multidisciplinary Epidemiology and Translational Research in Intensive Care (METRIC) group, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.11-2164DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3465106PMC
October 2012

Perceived effects of attending physician workload in academic medical intensive care units: a national survey of training program directors.

Crit Care Med 2012 Feb;40(2):400-5

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Brown/Alpert Medical School, Providence, RI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e318232d997DOI Listing
February 2012

Risk factors and outcome of pulmonary complications after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant.

Chest 2012 Feb 21;141(2):442-450. Epub 2011 Jul 21.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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February 2012

A scoring model of factors associated with Candida glabrata candidemia among critically ill patients.

Mycoses 2012 May 21;55(3):228-36. Epub 2011 Jul 21.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Sanford Health, Fargo, ND 58122, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0507.2011.02069.xDOI Listing
May 2012

Sepsis in critically ill patients with trauma.

Crit Care Med 2011 Apr;39(4):876-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e31820a4da0DOI Listing
April 2011

Nicotine replacement therapy in critically ill patients: a prospective observational cohort study.

Crit Care Med 2011 Jul;39(7):1635-40

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e31821867b8DOI Listing
July 2011

Septic shock: a multidisciplinary response team and weekly feedback to clinicians improve the process of care and mortality.

Crit Care Med 2011 Feb;39(2):252-8

Hospital Pharmacy Services, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181ffde08DOI Listing
February 2011

Significance of elevated cardiac troponin T levels in critically ill patients with acute respiratory disease.

Am J Med 2010 Nov;123(11):1049-58

Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2010.06.021DOI Listing
November 2010

Diagnostic evaluation of respiratory failure in patients with cancer: narrowing the evidence gap.

Authors:
Bekele Afessa

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2010 Oct;182(8):992-3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201005-0825EDDOI Listing
October 2010

Severity of illness scoring systems in the intensive care unit.

Crit Care Med 2011 Jan;39(1):163-9

Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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January 2011

Hospitalized patients with 2009 H1N1 influenza infection: the Mayo Clinic experience.

Mayo Clin Proc 2010 Sep 27;85(9):798-805. Epub 2010 Jul 27.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4065/mcp.2010.0166DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2931615PMC
September 2010

Critical care support of patients with nicotine addiction.

Crit Care 2010 17;14(3):155. Epub 2010 May 17.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/cc8955DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2911683PMC
January 2011

Economic burden of ventilator-associated pneumonia based on total resource utilization.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 May;31(5):509-15

Veterans Evidence-Based Research Dissemination Implementation Center, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229-4404, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/651669DOI Listing
May 2010

Activity of a silver-coated endotracheal tube in preclinical models of ventilator-associated pneumonia and a study after extubation.

Crit Care Med 2010 Apr;38(4):1135-40

Joan XXIII University Hospital, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias (CIBERes), University Rovira i Virgili, IISPV, Tarragona, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181cd12b8DOI Listing
April 2010

Tele-intensive care unit: the horse out of the barn.

Authors:
Bekele Afessa

Crit Care Med 2010 Jan;38(1):292-3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181b9d4dcDOI Listing
January 2010

Critical care of the hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient.

Crit Care Clin 2010 Jan;26(1):133-50

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccc.2009.09.001DOI Listing
January 2010

Outcome of critically ill patients with influenza virus infection.

J Clin Virol 2009 Nov 20;46(3):275-8. Epub 2009 Aug 20.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2009.07.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7108217PMC
November 2009

Association between ICU admission during morning rounds and mortality.

Chest 2009 Dec 8;136(6):1489-1495. Epub 2009 Jun 8.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.09-0529DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3026582PMC
December 2009

Physician staffing models and patient safety in the ICU.

Chest 2009 Apr;135(4):1038-1044

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.08-1544DOI Listing
April 2009

The importance of fluid management in acute lung injury secondary to septic shock.

Chest 2009 Jul 24;136(1):102-109. Epub 2009 Mar 24.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.08-2706DOI Listing
July 2009

The impact of adding 1 month of intensive care unit training in a categorical internal medicine residency program.

Crit Care Med 2009 Apr;37(4):1223-8

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e31819cc170DOI Listing
April 2009

Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) III outcome prediction after major vascular surgery.

J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2008 Oct 28;22(5):713-8. Epub 2008 Mar 28.

Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2008.01.009DOI Listing
October 2008

Comparison of community and referral intensive care unit patients in a tertiary medical center: evidence for referral bias in the critically ill.

Crit Care Med 2008 Oct;36(10):2779-86

Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ccm.0b013e318186ab1bDOI Listing
October 2008

The association between nighttime transfer from the intensive care unit and patient outcome.

Crit Care Med 2008 Aug;36(8):2232-7

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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August 2008

Changes in intensive care unit performance measures associated with opening a dedicated thoracic surgical progressive care unit.

J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2008 Jun 12;22(3):347-53. Epub 2008 Mar 12.

Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2007.12.015DOI Listing
June 2008

Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in critically ill patients with sepsis.

J Intensive Care Med 2008 May-Jun;23(3):178-83. Epub 2008 Apr 28.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885066608315838DOI Listing
September 2008

Risk factors for the development of acute lung injury in patients with septic shock: an observational cohort study.

Crit Care Med 2008 May;36(5):1518-22

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clini), Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

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May 2008

The Stability and Workload Index for Transfer score predicts unplanned intensive care unit patient readmission: initial development and validation.

Crit Care Med 2008 Mar;36(3):676-82

Department of Internal Medicine and the Mayo Epidemiology and Translational Research in Intensive Care Program, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0B013E318164E3B0DOI Listing
March 2008

Noninfectious pneumonitis after blood and marrow transplant.

Curr Opin Oncol 2008 Mar;20(2):227-33

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCO.0b013e3282f50ff5DOI Listing
March 2008

Elevated cardiac troponin is an independent risk factor for short- and long-term mortality in medical intensive care unit patients.

Crit Care Med 2008 Mar;36(3):759-65

Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA.

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March 2008

The acute physiology and chronic health evaluation III outcome prediction in patients admitted to the intensive care unit after pneumonectomy.

J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2007 Dec 6;21(6):832-7. Epub 2007 Mar 6.

Department of Anesthesia, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2006.12.005DOI Listing
December 2007

Low baseline serum creatinine concentration predicts mortality in critically ill patients independent of body mass index.

Crit Care Med 2007 Oct;35(10):2420-3

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Epidemiology and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ccm.0000281856.78526.f4DOI Listing
October 2007

Six-month survival of patients with acute lung injury: prospective cohort study.

Crit Care Med 2007 Oct;35(10):2303-7

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ccm.0000284505.96481.24DOI Listing
October 2007

Liberal vs. conservative vasopressor use to maintain mean arterial blood pressure during resuscitation of septic shock: an observational study.

Intensive Care Med 2008 Jan 9;34(1):157-62. Epub 2007 Oct 9.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester 55905, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00134-007-0862-1DOI Listing
January 2008

Severity of illness and organ failure assessment in adult intensive care units.

Crit Care Clin 2007 Jul;23(3):639-58

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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July 2007

Impact of introducing multiple evidence-based clinical practice protocols in a medical intensive care unit: a retrospective cohort study.

BMC Emerg Med 2007 Aug 8;7:10. Epub 2007 Aug 8.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-227X-7-10DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1965465PMC
August 2007

Transfusion from male-only versus female donors in critically ill recipients of high plasma volume components.

Crit Care Med 2007 Jul;35(7):1645-8

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA.

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July 2007

Toward the prevention of acute lung injury: protocol-guided limitation of large tidal volume ventilation and inappropriate transfusion.

Crit Care Med 2007 Jul;35(7):1660-6; quiz 1667

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000269037.66955.F0DOI Listing
July 2007

The association of nicotine replacement therapy with mortality in a medical intensive care unit.

Crit Care Med 2007 Jun;35(6):1517-21

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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June 2007

Outcome of patients with small-vessel vasculitis admitted to a medical ICU.

Chest 2007 Apr;131(4):972-6

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.06-2464DOI Listing
April 2007

Predicting mortality in intensive care unit survivors using a subjective scoring system.

Crit Care 2007 ;11(1):109

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2151885PMC
May 2007

Chronic cough from the patient's perspective.

Mayo Clin Proc 2007 Jan;82(1):56-60

Sleep Disorders Center, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA.

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January 2007

The incidence of relative adrenal insufficiency in patients with septic shock after the administration of etomidate.

Crit Care 2006 ;10(4):R105

Department of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/cc4979DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1751010PMC
November 2006

Is there a role for inhaled nitric oxide as a rescue therapy in respiratory failure associated with hematologic malignancies?

Am J Hematol 2006 Oct;81(10):729-34

Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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October 2006

Adult intensive care unit use at the end of life: a population-based study.

Mayo Clin Proc 2006 Jul;81(7):896-901

Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA.

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July 2006

Major complications following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2006 Jun;27(3):297-309

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-2006-945530DOI Listing
June 2006

Demographic and clinical variation of adult intensive care unit utilization from a geographically defined population.

Crit Care Med 2006 Aug;34(8):2113-9

Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000227652.08185.A4DOI Listing
August 2006

Bronchoscopy in ventilator-associated pneumonia: agreement of calibrated loop and serial dilution.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2006 Jun 9;173(11):1229-32. Epub 2006 Mar 9.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.200512-1899OCDOI Listing
June 2006

The initial Mayo Clinic experience using high-frequency oscillatory ventilation for adult patients: a retrospective study.

BMC Emerg Med 2006 Feb 7;6. Epub 2006 Feb 7.

Intensive Care Unit, Saint Alexius Medical Center, 900 East Broadway, Bismarck, ND, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1456987PMC
February 2006

Suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia in cardiac patients admitted to the coronary care unit.

Mayo Clin Proc 2006 Jan;81(1):32-5

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn. 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4065/81.1.32DOI Listing
January 2006

Introduction of a 14-hour work shift model for housestaff in the medical ICU.

Chest 2005 Dec;128(6):3910-5

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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December 2005

The intensive care support of patients with malignancy: do everything that can be done.

Intensive Care Med 2006 Jan 25;32(1):3-5. Epub 2005 Nov 25.

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January 2006

Fresh frozen plasma transfusion in critically ill medical patients with coagulopathy.

Crit Care Med 2005 Nov;33(11):2667-71

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ccm.0000186745.53059.f0DOI Listing
November 2005

Chronic lung disease after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Clin Chest Med 2005 Dec;26(4):571-86, vi

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccm.2005.06.012DOI Listing
December 2005

Acute lung injury after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Clin Chest Med 2005 Dec;26(4):561-9, vi

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccm.2005.06.009DOI Listing
December 2005

The influence of missing components of the Acute Physiology Score of APACHE III on the measurement of ICU performance.

Intensive Care Med 2005 Nov 5;31(11):1537-43. Epub 2005 Oct 5.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00134-005-2751-9DOI Listing
November 2005

Pulmonary complications in adult blood and marrow transplant recipients: autopsy findings.

Chest 2005 Sep;128(3):1385-92

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.128.3.1385DOI Listing
September 2005

Cardiovascular collapse induced by position-dependent pulmonary vein occlusion in a patient with fibrosing mediastinitis.

Anesthesiology 2005 Sep;103(3):661-3

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00000542-200509000-00032DOI Listing
September 2005

Intensivist-to-bed ratio: association with outcomes in the medical ICU.

Chest 2005 Aug;128(2):567-72

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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August 2005

Internal medicine resident education in the medical intensive care unit: the impact on education and patient care of a scheduling change for didactic sessions.

Crit Care Med 2005 Jul;33(7):1534-7

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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July 2005

Agreement between bedside blood and plasma glucose measurement in the ICU setting.

Chest 2005 May;127(5):1749-51

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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May 2005

Evaluating the performance of an institution using an intensive care unit benchmark.

Mayo Clin Proc 2005 Feb;80(2):174-80

Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA.

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February 2005

Identifying potentially ineffective care in the sickest critically ill patients on the third ICU day.

Chest 2004 Dec;126(6):1905-9

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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December 2004

Outcome of patients with end-stage renal disease admitted to the intensive care unit.

Mayo Clin Proc 2004 Nov;79(11):1385-90

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA.

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November 2004

The hospital mortality of patients admitted to the ICU on weekends.

Chest 2004 Oct;126(4):1292-8

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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October 2004

Underweight is independently associated with mortality in post-operative and non-operative patients admitted to the intensive care unit: a retrospective study.

BMC Emerg Med 2004 Oct 5;4(1). Epub 2004 Oct 5.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA.

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October 2004

The clinical utility of flexible bronchoscopy in the evaluation of chronic cough.

Chest 2004 Jul;126(1):268-72

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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July 2004

Mortality rate and length of stay of patients admitted to the intensive care unit in July.

Crit Care Med 2004 May;32(5):1161-5

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May 2004

The clinical course of patients with septic abortion admitted to an intensive care unit.

Intensive Care Med 2004 Jun 9;30(6):1097-102. Epub 2004 Mar 9.

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June 2004

Infectious complications in survivors of cardiac arrest admitted to the medical intensive care unit.

Resuscitation 2004 Jan;60(1):65-9

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January 2004