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Relationship Between Nutrition Intake and Outcome After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Results From the International Nutritional Survey.

Neeraj Badjatia, Alice Ryan, H Alex Choi, Gunjan Y Parikh, Xuran Jiang, Andrew G Day, Daren K Heyland,

<h4>Background</h4>A previous study suggested an association between low caloric intake(CI), negative nitrogen balance, and poor outcome after subarachnoid hemorrhage(SAH). Objective of this multinational, multicenter study was to investigate whether clinical outcomes vary by protein intake(PI) or CI in SAH patients adjusting for the nutritional risk as judged by the modified ... Read more >>

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[2021, 36(10):1141-1148]

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Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Outcomes of Pneumomediastinum in Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Case-Control Study.

Alexandra E Reis, Nader Emami, Sudham Chand, Funmilola Ogundipe, Daniel L Belkin, Kenny Ye, Adam B Keene, Jeffrey M Levsky,

<b>Background:</b> Since the beginning of the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, pneumomediastinum has been reported in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome. It has been suggested that pneumomediastinum may portend a worse outcome in such patients although no investigation has established this association definitively. <b>Research Question:</b> ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211040417]

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Rapidly Growing Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Form of Empyema Necessitans: A Case Report.

Stephanie H Chang, June Choe, Sara Ghandehari, George E Chaux, Alice P Chung, Danny Ramzy, Dominick J Megna, Jeremy A Falk, Phillip C Zakowski,

We present a case of rapidly growing disseminated <i>Mycobacterium tuberculosis</i> (MTB) that presented as an empyema necessitans (EN) in a 65-year-old woman with a single right lung transplant admitted for progressive dyspnea. While hospitalized, she had daily fevers and was found to have a right-sided chest wall abscess and pleural ... Read more >>

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Solumedrol Treatment for Severe Sepsis in Humans with a Blunted Adrenocorticotropic Hormone-Cortisol Response: A Prospective Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Pilot Clinical Trial.

Divya Birudaraju, Sajad Hamal, John A Tayek,

<h4>Purpose</h4>To test the benefits of Solumedrol treatment in sepsis patients with a blunted adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)-cortisol response (delta <13 µg/dL) with regard to the number of days on ventilator, days on intravenous blood pressure support, length of time in an intensive care unit (ICU), 14-day mortality, and 28-day mortality. The trial ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211038883]

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Brain Natriuretic Peptide as a Marker of Adverse Neurological Outcomes Among Survivors of Cardiac Arrest.

Abhishek Dutta, Zaid Alirhayim, Youssef Masmoudi, John Azizian, Lawson McDonald, Hanumantha R Jogu, Waqas T Qureshi, Nasir Majeed,

<h4>Background</h4>Neurological prognosis after cardiac arrest remains ill-defined. Plasma brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) may relate to poor neurological prognosis in brain-injury patients, though it has not been well studied in survivors of cardiac arrest.<h4>Methods</h4>We performed a retrospective review and examined the association of BNP with mortality and neurological outcomes at discharge ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211034728]

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Weekend Admission Does Not Confer an Increased Risk of Mortality in Septic Shock.

Saqib H Baig, David A Oxman, Erika J Yoo,

<b>Purpose:</b> To investigate the impact of weekend admission on mortality for patients with septic shock. <b>Material and Methods:</b> Retrospective cohort study of adults in the 2017 to 2018 National Inpatient Sample coded as R65.21 (severe sepsis with septic shock) within the first 3 diagnosis codes according to the 10th revision ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211038549]

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The Psychological Effects of Coronavirus Disease 2019 on Health Care Workers in Israel-A Personal Experience.

Reut Kassif Lerner,

The pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has had an ongoing global influence with high prevalence of psychological effects on both patients and health-care workers. The effect of anxiety and depression on medical professionals was substantial, as most medical resources have been used for treatment of patients; therefore, the availability ... Read more >>

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Acute Kidney Injury During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: VA ECMO Versus VV ECMO.

Zhixiang Mou, Jinxuan He, Tianjun Guan, Lan Chen,

<h4>Purpose</h4>Acute kidney injury (AKI) has been reported to be one of the most common complications in patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), yet variations in AKI between different types of ECMO remain unclear. This meta-analysis systematically compares AKI/severe AKI in adult patients requiring different types of ECMO.<h4>Methods</h4>Two authors independently performed ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211035323]

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Survival of COVID-19 Patients With Respiratory Failure is Related to Temporal Changes in Gas Exchange and Mechanical Ventilation.

Victoria J Ende, Gurinder Singh, Ioannis Babatsikos, Wei Hou, Haifang Li, Henry C Thode, Adam J Singer, Tim Q Duong, Paul S Richman,

<b>Background:</b> Respiratory failure due to coronavirus disease of 2019 (COVID-19) often presents with worsening gas exchange over a period of days. Once patients require mechanical ventilation (MV), the temporal change in gas exchange and its relation to clinical outcome is poorly described. We investigated whether gas exchange over the first ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, 36(10):1209-1216]

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In-Hospital Mortality and Related Outcomes for Elevated Risk Acute Pulmonary Embolism Treated With Mechanical Thrombectomy Versus Routine Care.

Jennifer R Buckley, Brandt C Wible,

<h4>Purpose</h4>To compare in-hospital mortality and other hospitalization related outcomes of elevated risk patients (Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index [PESI] score of 4 or 5, and, European Society of Cardiology [ESC] classification of intermediate-high or high risk) with acute central pulmonary embolism (PE) treated with mechanical thrombectomy (MT) using the Inari FlowTriever ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211036446]

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Combined Percutaneous Tracheostomy and Endoscopic Gastrostomy Tubes in COVID-19: A Prospective Series of Patient Outcomes.

Catherine L Oberg, Colleen Keyes, Tanmay S Panchabhai, Muhammed Sajawal Ali, Scott S Oh, Tristan R Grogan, James Mojica, Hugh Auchincloss, Natalie Pulido, Kelsey Brait, Erik E Folch,

<b>Background:</b> A significant number of patients with severe respiratory failure related to COVID-19 require prolonged mechanical ventilation. Minimal data exists regarding the timing, safety, and efficacy of combined bedside percutaneous tracheostomy and endoscopy gastrostomy tube placement in these patients. The safety for healthcare providers is also in question. This study's ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211038875]

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Characterization of Secondary Bacterial Infections and Antibiotic Use in Mechanically Ventilated Patients With COVID-19 Induced Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.

Erik Risa, David Roach, Jehan Z Budak, Christopher Hebert, Jeannie D Chan, Nandita S Mani, Chloe Bryson-Cahn, James Town, Nicholas J Johnson,

<h4>Background</h4>COVID-19 has a widely variable clinical syndrome that is difficult to distinguish from bacterial sepsis, leading to high rates of antibiotic use. Early studies indicate low rates of secondary bacterial infections (SBIs) but have included heterogeneous patient populations. Here, we catalogue all SBIs and antibiotic prescription practices in a population ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, 36(10):1167-1175]

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Mortality Trends of Oncology and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients Supported on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

R R Pravin, Benjamin Xiongzheng Huang, Rehena Sultana, Chuen Wen Tan, Ken Junyang Goh, Mei-Yoke Chan, Heng Joo Ng, Ghee Chee Phua, Jan Hau Lee, Judith Ju-Ming Wong,

<h4>Background</h4>There is an increasing frequency of oncology and hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) patients seen in the intensive care unit and requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), however, prognosis of this population over time is unclear.<h4>Methods</h4>MEDLINE, EMBASE, Cochrane and Web of Science were searched from earliest publication until April 10, 2020 ... Read more >>

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Impact of ABCDE Bundle Implementation in the Intensive Care Unit on Specific Patient Costs.

Olufisayo T Otusanya, S Jean Hsieh, Michelle Ng Gong, Hayley B Gershengorn,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To measure the impact of full versus partial ABCDE bundle implementation on specific cost centers and related resource utilization.<h4>Design</h4>Retrospective cohort study.<h4>Setting</h4>Two medical ICUs within Montefiore Health System (Bronx, NY).<h4>Patients</h4>Four hundred and seventy-two mechanically ventilated patients admitted to the medical ICUs during a hospitalization which began and ended between January 1, ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211031813]

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Developing an Innovative System of Open and Flexible, Patient-Family-Centered, Virtual Visiting in ICU During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Collaboration of Staff, Patients, Families, and Technology Companies.

Kathleen A S Thomas, Bernadine F O'Brien, Agatha T Fryday, Ellen C Robinson, Marissa J L Hales, Sofia Karipidis, Aaron Chadwick, Kimberley J Fleming, Alan P Davey-Quinn,

Few challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic strike at the very core of our humanity as the inability of family to sit at the bedside of their loved ones when battling for their lives in the ICU. Virtual visiting is one tool to help deal with this challenge. When introducing virtual ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, 36(10):1130-1140]

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The Safety and Efficacy of Desmopressin in Patients With Intracranial Hemorrhage and a History of Alcohol Use.

Michelle Gunther, Corey J Witenko, Morgan Prust, David Salerno, Karen Berger,

<h4>Background</h4>Patients with a history of alcohol use disorder are at an increased risk of hematoma expansion following intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) due to the effects of alcohol on platelet aggregation. Desmopressin (DDAVP) improves platelet aggregation and may decrease hematoma expansion in patients with ICH. However, DDAVP may also increase the risk ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211031494]

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Preoperative Vitamin D Deficiency Is Associated With Postoperative Delirium in Critically Ill Patients.

Yuwei Qiu, Daniel I Sessler, Liang Chen, Sven Halvorson, Barak Cohen, Mauro Bravo, Ilker Ince, Kamal Maheshwari, Andrea Kurz,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Postoperative delirium is common, with a reported incidence of 11% to 80% in critically ill patients. Delirium is an independent prognostic factor for poor hospital outcomes. Low vitamin D concentrations are associated with a decline in cognitive function. We therefore tested the hypothesis that low preoperative serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211021330]

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Utilization of Airway Pressure Release Ventilation as a Rescue Strategy in COVID-19 Patients: A Retrospective Analysis.

Omar Mahmoud, Deep Patadia, James Salonia,

<h4>Background</h4>Airway Pressure Release Ventilation (APRV) is a pressure controlled intermittent mandatory mode of ventilation characterized by prolonged inspiratory time and high mean airway pressure. Several studies have demonstrated that APRV can improve oxygenation and lung recruitment in patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). Although most patients with COVID-19 meet ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, 36(10):1194-1200]

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Early Lactate-Guided Resuscitation of Elderly Septic Patients.

Hui Chen, Jiangqing Xu, Xia Wang, Yaxuan Wang, Fei Tong,

<h4>Background</h4>Early lactate-guided resuscitation was endorsed in the guidelines of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign as a key strategy to decrease the mortality of patients admitted to the ICU department with septic shock. However, its effectiveness in elderly Asian patients is uncertain.<h4>Method</h4>We conducted a single-center trial to test the effectiveness of the ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211023347]

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Relationship Between Body Mass Index and Survival Among Critically Ill Patients With Cirrhosis.

Chansong Choi, Ryan J Lennon, Dae Hee Choi, Laura Piccolo Serafim, Alina M Allen, Patrick S Kamath, Vijay H Shah, Alice Gallo de Moraes, Douglas A Simonetto,

<h4>Background</h4>Obesity paradox is a phenomenon in which obesity increases the risk of obesity-related chronic diseases but paradoxically is associated with improved survival among obese patients with these diagnoses.<h4>Objectives</h4>The aim of this study was to explore the obesity paradox among critically ill patients with cirrhosis admitted to the Intensive Care Unit.<h4>Methods</h4>A ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211029827]

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The Impact of Corticosteroids on Secondary Infection and Mortality in Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients.

Lindsay A Ritter, Noel Britton, Emily L Heil, William A Teeter, Sarah B Murthi, Jonathan H Chow, Emily Ricotta, Daniel S Chertow, Alison Grazioli, Andrea R Levine,

<h4>Background</h4>Corticosteroids are part of the treatment guidelines for COVID-19 and have been shown to improve mortality. However, the impact corticosteroids have on the development of secondary infection in COVID-19 is unknown. We sought to define the rate of secondary infection in critically ill patients with COVID-19 and determine the effect ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, 36(10):1201-1208]

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Intensive Care Unit Volume of Sepsis Patients Does Not Affect Mortality: Results of a Nationwide Retrospective Analysis.

Leon Naar, Majed W El Hechi, Ander Dorken Gallastegi, B Christian Renne, Jason Fawley, Jonathan J Parks, April E Mendoza, Noelle N Saillant, George C Velmahos, Haytham M A Kaafarani, Jarone Lee,

<h4>Background</h4>There is little research evaluating outcomes from sepsis in intensive care units (ICUs) with lower sepsis patient volumes as compared to ICUs with higher sepsis patient volumes. Our objective was to compare the outcomes of septic patients admitted to ICUs with different sepsis patient volumes.<h4>Materials and methods</h4>We included all patients ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211024184]

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Practices and Patterns of Hourly Neurochecks: Analysis of 8,936 Patients With Neurological Injury.

Jamie Nicole LaBuzetta, Brian R Hirshman, Atul Malhotra, Robert L Owens, Biren B Kamdar,

<h4>Background</h4>Patients experiencing acute neurological injury often receive hourly neurological assessments ("neurochecks") to capture signs of deterioration. While commonly utilized in the intensive care unit (ICU) setting, little is known regarding practices (i.e., variations by age and ordering services) and patterns (i.e., duration and post-discontinuation plans) of hourly neurochecks. To inform ... Read more >>

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[2021, :8850666211029220]

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Vitamin D Status and Clinical Outcomes in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Secondary Analysis From the Assessment of Low Tidal Volume and Elevated End-Expiratory Volume to Obviate Lung Injury (ALVEOLI) Trial.

Sadeq A Quraishi, Ishir Bhan, Michael A Matthay, Boyd T Thompson, Carlos A Camargo, Ednan K Bajwa,

<h4>Background</h4>Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a highly morbid condition that has limited therapeutic options. Optimal vitamin D status has been linked to immunological effects that may benefit critically ill patients. Therefore, we investigated whether admission 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels (25OHD) are associated with clinical outcomes in ARDS patients.<h4>Methods</h4>We performed a ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, :8850666211028139]

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Errors of Commission in Cardiac Arrest Care in the Intensive Care Unit.

Harman Singh Gill, Elsa Lindgren, Alexander D Steele, Gouri Chakraborti, Dylan A Calhoun, Pankaj Bharati, Sathvik Srikanth, Sholeen T Nett, Matthew S Braga,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Cardiopulmonary arrests (CPAs) are common in the intensive care unit (ICU). However, effects of protocol deviations on CPA outcomes in the ICU are relatively unknown.<h4>Objectives</h4>To establish the frequency of errors of commission (EOCs) during CPAs in the ICU and their relationship with CPA outcomes.<h4>Methods</h4>Retrospective analysis of data entered into institutional ... Read more >>

J Intensive Care Med (Journal of intensive care medicine)
[2021, 36(7):749-757]

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