Faculty and Fellows Publications

Faculty Publications

Aluko Hope, Akram Khan

Therapeutic Anticoagulation with Heparin in Critically Ill Patients with Covid-19. 

N Engl J Med. 2021 Aug 4. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2103417. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 3435172

Therapeutic Anticoagulation with Heparin in Noncritically Ill Patients with Covid-19. 

2021 Aug 4. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2105911. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34351721

Sonia Buist

Challenges in the Implementation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Guidelines in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report.

2021 Aug;18(8):1269-1277. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202103-284ST.

PMID: 34328399

Chronic airflow obstruction and ambient particulate air pollution. 

2021 May 11:thoraxjnl-2020-216223. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-216223. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33975927

Cumulative Occupational Exposures and Lung-Function Decline in Two Large General-Population Cohorts. 

2021 Feb;18(2):238-246. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202002-113OC.

PMID: 33090904

Elly Karamooz, Melanie Harriff, Stephen Smith

Construction and validation of an ultraviolet germicidal irradiation system using locally available components. 

2021 Jul 23;16(7):e0255123. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0255123. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 34297764 Free PMC article

C. Terri Hough, Akram Khan

Effectiveness of SARS-CoV-2 mRNA Vaccines for Preventing Covid-19 Hospitalizations in the United States. 

2021 Jul 8:2021.07.08.21259776. doi: 10.1101/2021.07.08.21259776. Preprint.

PMID: 34268515 Free PMC article

Variation in Early Management Practices in Moderate-to-Severe ARDS in the United States: The Severe ARDS - Generating Evidence Study. 

2021 Jun 4:S0012-3692(21)01078-3. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.05.047. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34089739 Free PMC article

ICU Bed Utilization During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic in a Multistate Analysis-March to June 2020. 

2021 Mar 12;3(3):e0361. doi: 10.1097/CCE.0000000000000361. eCollection 2021 Mar.

PMID: 33786437 Free PMC article

Christopher Slatore

Adherence to Follow-up Testing Recommendations in US Veterans Screened for Lung Cancer, 2015-2019. 

2021 Jul 1;4(7):e2116233. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.16233.

PMID: 34236409 Free PMC article

"It's Really Like Any Other Study": Rural Radiology Facilities Performing Low-Dose Computed Tomography for Lung Cancer Screening. 

2021 Jun 15. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202103-333OC. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34129451

The 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation on Lung Cancer Screening: The More Things Stay the Same…. 

2021 May 1;7(5):684-686. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.8376.

PMID: 33687430 No abstract available

Organizational Readiness for Lung Cancer Screening: A Cross-Sectional Evaluation at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center. 

2021 Jun;18(6):809-819. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2020.12.010. Epub 2021 Jan 7.

PMID: 33421372

Aluko Hope

Getting to Zero Sexual Harassment in the Workplace.

2021 Jul 1;30(4):250-252. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021198.

PMID: 34195775 No abstract available

Shelf Life of Critical Care Knowledge.

2021 May 1;30(3):169-171. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021169.

PMID: 34161975 No abstract available

Transitions of Care After Critical Illness-Challenges to Recovery and Adaptive Problem Solving. 

2021 Jun 5. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000005095. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34091486

A Case-Control Study of Prone Positioning in Awake and Nonintubated Hospitalized Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients. 

2021 Feb 11;3(2):e0348. doi: 10.1097/CCE.0000000000000348. eCollection 2021 Feb.

PMID: 33615236 Free PMC article

Testimonies From the Pandemic Shore.

2021 Mar 1;30(2):88-90. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021989.

PMID: 33644796 No abstract available

The Complex Issue of Race and Coronavirus Disease 2019 in the ICU. 

2021 Mar 1;49(3):532-535. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000004766.

PMID: 33616353 No abstract available

Benefits of Peer Support for Intensive Care Unit Survivors: Sharing Experiences, Care Debriefing, and Altruism. 

2021 Mar 1;30(2):145-149. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021702.

PMID: 33566086 Free PMC article

Establishing a Peer Support Program for Survivors of COVID-19: A Report From the Critical and Acute Illness Recovery Organization.

2021 Feb 15:e1-e5. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021675. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33566061 No abstract available

Bedside to Worldwide.

2021 Jan 1;30(1):4-6. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021734.

PMID: 33385194 No abstract available

Prehospital Frailty and Screening Criteria for Palliative Care Services in Critically Ill Older Adults: An Observational Cohort Study.

2021 Feb;24(2):252-256. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2019.0678. Epub 2020 Jun 23.

PMID: 32584639 Free PMC article

Jeffrey Gold

The future of medical scribes documenting in the electronic health record: results of an expert consensus conference. 

2021 Jun 29;21(1):204. doi: 10.1186/s12911-021-01560-4.

PMID: 34187457 Free PMC article

The Impact of Electronic Health Record-Based Simulation During Intern Boot Camp: Interventional Study. 

2021 Mar 9;7(1):e25828. doi: 10.2196/25828.

PMID: 33687339 Free PMC article

Safe use of the EHR by medical scribes: a qualitative study. 

2021 Feb 15;28(2):294-302. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocaa199.

PMID: 33120424 Free PMC article

Clinical Differences and Outcomes between Methamphetamine-associated and Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in the Pulmonary Hypertension Association Registry.

2021 Apr;18(4):613-622. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202007-774OC.

PMID: 33064950

Daniel Seifer, Jeffrey Gold

Sex Differences in Electronic Health Record Navigation Strategies: Secondary Data Analysis. 

2021 Jun 24;8(2):e25957. doi: 10.2196/25957.

PMID: 34184995 Free PMC article

C. Terri Hough

Patients' Adaptations After Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Qualitative Study. 

2021 May 1;30(3):221-229. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021825.

PMID: 34161982

Six-month and 12-month patient outcomes based on inflammatory subphenotypes in sepsis-associated ARDS: secondary analysis of SAILS-ALTOS trial.

2021 Jun 10:thoraxjnl-2020-216613. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-216613. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34112703

Delirium and long term cognition in critically ill patients. 

2021 Jun 8;373:n1007. doi: 10.1136/bmj.n1007.

PMID: 34103334 Review

How We Do It: How We Prevent and Treat Delirium in the ICU. 

2021 Jun 5:S0012-3692(21)01091-6. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.06.002. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34102141 Review

Association of imbalance between job workload and functional ability with return to work in ARDS survivors. 

2021 Apr 29:thoraxjnl-2020-216586. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-216586. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33927021

Variability in sedation assessment among intubated patients in the emergency department. 

2021 Mar 29. doi: 10.1111/acem.14259. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33780089 No abstract available

Long-term outcomes after critical illness: recent insights. 

2021 Mar 17;25(1):108. doi: 10.1186/s13054-021-03535-3.

PMID: 33731201 Free PMC article

Association of Job Characteristics and Functional Impairments on Return to Work After Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. 

2021 Mar 14:S0012-3692(21)00484-0. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.03.008. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33727035

Factors associated with employment outcome after critical illness: Systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression. 

2021 Feb;77(2):653-663. doi: 10.1111/jan.14631. Epub 2020 Nov 19.

PMID: 33210753 Review

Comparison of Clinical Features and Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19 versus Influenza. 

2021 Apr;18(4):632-640. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202007-805OC.

PMID: 33183067 Free PMC article

Lung-Protective Ventilation and Associated Outcomes and Costs Among Patients Receiving Invasive Mechanical Ventilation in the ED. 

2021 Feb;159(2):606-618. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.09.100. Epub 2020 Sep 20.

PMID: 32966812

Bishoy Zakhary

Implementation of new ECMO centers during the COVID-19 pandemic: experience and results from the Middle East and India. 

2021 Aug;47(8):887-895. doi: 10.1007/s00134-021-06451-w. Epub 2021 Jun 22.

PMID: 34156477 Free PMC article

Beyond Frontiers: Feasibility and Outcomes of Prolonged Veno-Venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.

2021 Mar 1;67(3):339-344. doi: 10.1097/MAT.0000000000001367.

PMID: 33627610

Anna Brady

Bronchoscopy teaching without a gold standard: attending pulmonologists' assessment of learners, supervisory styles, and variation in practice.

2021 Jun 11:S0012-3692(21)01105-3. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.06.006. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34126057

Pulmonary Critical Care Fellows' Use of and Self-reported Barriers to Learning Bedside Ultrasound During Training: Results of a National Survey.

2021 Jul;160(1):231-237. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.01.068. Epub 2021 Feb 1.

PMID: 33539836

Matthew Drake, Allison Fryer, David Jacoby

Protective effects of eosinophils against COVID-19: More than an ACE(2) in the hole? 

2021 Jun;9(6):2539-2540. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2021.02.062.

PMID: 34112482 Free PMC article. No abstract available

Airway Sensory Nerve Density Is Increased in Chronic Cough. 

2021 Feb 1;203(3):348-355. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201912-2347OC.

PMID: 32809840

Kelly Vranas, Christopher Slatore, Donald Sullivan, C. Terri Hough

The Influence of the COVID-19 Pandemic on ICU Organization, Care Processes, and Frontline Clinician Experiences: A Qualitative Study. 

2021 May 29:S0012-3692(21)01069-2. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.05.041. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34062115 Free PMC article

Raju Reddy

Pre-Existing Psychiatric Illness Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Delirium in Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.

2021 May 27:8850666211019009. doi: 10.1177/08850666211019009. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34041934

Pulmonary hypertension in eosinophilic versus noneosinophilic COPD. 

2021 Mar 8;7(1):00772-2020. doi: 10.1183/23120541.00772-2020. eCollection 2021 Jan.

PMID: 33718496 Free PMC article

Vitamin C, Thiamine, and Hydrocortisone in the Treatment of Sepsis: A Meta-Analysis and Trial Sequential Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.

2021 Jan 29:885066620987809. doi: 10.1177/0885066620987809. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33511898

Akram Khan

Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness for Prevention of Severe Influenza-Associated Illness among Adults in the United States, 2019-2020: A test-negative study.

2021 May 20:ciab462. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab462. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34014274

Modeling the impacts of clinical influenza testing on influenza vaccine effectiveness estimates. 

2021 May 20:jiab273. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiab273. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34013330

Adults Hospitalized With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)-United States, March-June and October-December 2020: Implications for the Potential Effects of COVID-19 Tier-1 Vaccination on Future Hospitalizations and Outcomes.

2021 Jul 15;73(Suppl 1):S32-S37. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab319.

PMID: 33977301 Free PMC article

Effectiveness of Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna Vaccines Against COVID-19 Among Hospitalized Adults Aged ≥65 Years - United States, January-March 2021.

2021 May 7;70(18):674-679. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7018e1.

PMID: 33956782

Effect of Vitamin C, Thiamine, and Hydrocortisone on Ventilator- and Vasopressor-Free Days in Patients With Sepsis: The VICTAS Randomized Clinical Trial.

2021 Feb 23;325(8):742-750. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.24505.

PMID: 33620405 Clinical Trial

Inferior vena cava dilation predicts global cardiac dysfunction in acute respiratory distress syndrome: A strain echocardiographic study.

2021 Feb;38(2):238-248. doi: 10.1111/echo.14970. Epub 2021 Jan 11.

PMID: 33428265

Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Profiling of Minocycline for Injection following a Single Infusion in Critically Ill Adults in a Phase IV Open-Label Multicenter Study (ACUMIN).

2021 Feb 17;65(3):e01809-20. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01809-20. Print 2021 Feb 17.

PMID: 33168615

Incorporating Real-time Influenza Detection Into the Test-negative Design for Estimating Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness: The Real-time Test-negative Design (rtTND).

2021 May 4;72(9):1669-1675. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1453.

PMID: 32974644

Allison Fryer, David Jacoby, Zhenying Nie

Pioglitazone prevents obesity-related airway hyperreactivity and neuronal M2 receptor dysfunction. 

2021 Jul 1;321(1):L236-L247. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00567.2020. Epub 2021 May 19.

PMID: 34009030

Stephen Smith

Enhanced excitability of cortical neurons in low-divalent solutions is primarily mediated by altered voltage-dependence of voltage-gated sodium channels.

2021 May 11;10:e67914. doi: 10.7554/eLife.67914.

PMID: 33973519 Free PMC article

Large, Stable Spikes Exhibit Differential Broadening in Excitatory and Inhibitory Neocortical Boutons. 

2021 Jan 12;34(2):108612. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.108612.

PMID: 33440142 Free PMC article

Donald Sullivan

Attention to the Principles of Exercise Training in Exercise Studies of Persons With Lung Cancer: A Systematic Review. 

2021 May 7:1-11. doi: 10.1123/japa.2020-0269. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33963092

Asian American Medicare Beneficiaries Disproportionately Receive Invasive Mechanical Ventilation When Hospitalized at the End-of-Life. 

2021 Apr 26:1-8. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06794-6. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33904035 Free PMC article

Feasibility and potential benefits of partner-supported yoga on psychosocial and physical function among lung cancer patients. 

2021 May;30(5):789-793. doi: 10.1002/pon.5628. Epub 2021 Feb 4.

PMID: 33452752

Trends in Noninvasive and Invasive Mechanical Ventilation Among Medicare Beneficiaries at the End of Life. 

2021 Jan 1;181(1):93-102. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5640.

PMID: 33074320

Informed Consent in Radiation Oncology.

2021 Jan 1;109(1):29-35. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2020.08.064. Epub 2020 Sep 7.

PMID: 32911020 Review. No abstract available

Trajectories of Self-reported Physical Functioning and Symptoms in Lung Cancer Survivors. 

2021 Mar-Apr 01;44(2):E83-E89. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000765.

PMID: 32022778

Matthew Drake

Onset of Skin, Gut, and Genitourinary Prodromal Parkinson's Disease: A Study of 1.5 Million Veterans. 

2021 May 3. doi: 10.1002/mds.28636. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33942370

Mark Deffebach

Predicting Lymph Node Metastasis in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Prospective External and Temporal Validation of the HAL and HOMER Models.

2021 Apr 28:S0012-3692(21)00856-4. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.04.048. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33932466

Kelly Vranas, C. Terri Hough

Variation in Initial U.S. Hospital Responses to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic. 

2021 Jul 1;49(7):1038-1048. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000005013.

PMID: 33826584

Daniel Seifer

Tofacitinib as a Steroid-Sparing Therapy in Pulmonary Sarcoidosis, an Open-Label Prospective Proof-of-Concept Study. 

2021 Apr;199(2):147-153. doi: 10.1007/s00408-021-00436-8. Epub 2021 Apr 7.

PMID: 33825964 Free PMC article

Aluko Hope, C. Terri Hough, Akram Khan

Effect of Early High-Dose Vitamin D3 Repletion on Cognitive Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults. 

2021 Apr 2:S0012-3692(21)00659-0. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.03.046. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33819472

Kelly Vranas

Actions Taken by US Hospitals to Prepare for Increased Demand for Intensive Care During the First Wave of COVID-19: A National Survey. 

2021 Mar 11;160(2):519-28. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.03.005. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33716038 Free PMC article

Looking to the Past, Learning From the Present, and Preparing for the Future: Toward Understanding Critical Care Strain During a Global Pandemic.

2021 Feb;159(2):469-470. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.10.035.

PMID: 33563430 Free PMC article. No abstract available

Shyam Joshi

Safety and efficacy of direct two-step penicillin challenges with an inpatient pharmacist-driven allergy evaluation. 

2021 Mar 1;42(2):153-159. doi: 10.2500/aap.2021.42.200128.

PMID: 33685561 Free PMC article

Maintaining penicillin allergy delabeling: A quality improvement initiative. 

2021 May;9(5):2104-2106.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2021.01.005. Epub 2021 Jan 20.

PMID: 33482418 No abstract available

Allison Fryer, David Jacoby

Mini review: Neural mechanisms underlying airway hyperresponsiveness. 

2021 Apr 23;751:135795. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2021.135795. Epub 2021 Mar 2.

PMID: 33667601 Review

Stephen Hall

Changes in membrane elasticity caused by the hydrophobic surfactant proteins correlate poorly with adsorption of lipid vesicles. 

2021 Mar 28;17(12):3358-3366. doi: 10.1039/d0sm02223c. Epub 2021 Feb 25.

PMID: 33630985

Suppression of Lα/Lβ Phase Coexistence in the Lipids of Pulmonary Surfactant. 

2021 Jan 19;120(2):243-253. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2020.12.008. Epub 2020 Dec 19.

PMID: 33347885

The Anionic Phospholipids of Bovine Pulmonary Surfactant.

2021 Jan;56(1):49-57. doi: 10.1002/lipd.12273. Epub 2020 Sep 7.

PMID: 32895935

Zhenying Nie

Insulin acutely increases agonist-induced airway smooth muscle contraction in humans and rats. 

2021 Apr 1;320(4):L545-L556. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00232.2020. Epub 2021 Jan 27.

PMID: 33501891

Matthew Drake, Zhenying Nie

Interactions of Eosinophils with Nerves.

2021;2241:161-181. doi: 10.1007/978-1-0716-1095-4_14.

PMID: 33486736

Melanie Harriff

Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion Provides New Insights into Human Lung-Resident Immune Cell Localization and Functional Interactions. 

2021 May 15;203(10):1207-1208. doi: 10.1164/rccm.202012-4358ED.

PMID: 33357022 No abstract available

Lakshmi Mudambi

Matthew G. Drake, Emily D. Blum, Katherine M. Lebold, Zhenying Nie, Allison D. Fryer and David B. Jacoby

A. Lammers, Chris Slatore, E.K. Fromme, Kelly Vranas, Donald Sullivan

Kelly Vranas, MD & Chris Slatore, MD

Mark Deffebach, MD & Chris Slatore, MD

Patient-clinician communication among patients with stage I lung Cancer. Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer

Allison Fryer, PhD & David Jacoby, MD

Matt Drake, MD

Brenda Marsh, MD, PhD & Matt Drake, MD

Stephanie Nonas, MD

Pulmonary Manifestations of Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders. Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America

Fellows Publications