Yoanna Skrobik

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Protocolized intensive care unit management of analgesia, sedation, and delirium improves analgesia and subsyndromal delirium rates
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, 5415 blvd de l Assomption, Montreal, QC, Canada H1T 2M4
    Anesth Analg 111:451-63. 2010
  2. pmc The pain, agitation, and delirium practice guidelines for adult critically ill patients: a post-publication perspective
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Soins Intensifs, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Montreal, QC H1T 2M4, Canada
    Ann Intensive Care 3:9. 2013
  3. pmc Impact of quetiapine on resolution of individual delirium symptoms in critically ill patients with delirium: a post-hoc analysis of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, 360 Huntington Avenue, Mugar 206, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care 15:R215. 2011
  4. pmc Combined didactic and scenario-based education improves the ability of intensive care unit staff to recognize delirium at the bedside
    John W Devlin
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Crit Care 12:R19. 2008
  5. pmc Broadening our perspectives on ICU delirium risk factors
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Department of Medicine and Critical Care, Universite de Montreal, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Soins Intensifs 5415 boul, de l Assomption, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H1T 2M4
    Crit Care 13:160. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Delirium prevention and treatment
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care Clin 25:585-91, x. 2009
  7. pmc Pain may be inevitable; inadequate management is not
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, 5415 Boulevard de l Assomption, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care 12:142. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Prophylaxis against deep vein thrombosis in critically ill patients with severe renal insufficiency with the low-molecular-weight heparin dalteparin: an assessment of safety and pharmacodynamics: the DIRECT study
    James Douketis
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 168:1805-12. 2008
  9. doi request reprint I-SAVE study: impact of sedation, analgesia, and delirium protocols evaluated in the intensive care unit: an economic evaluation
    Don Kelena Awissi
    Pharmacy Department, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 46:21-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Nonleg venous thrombosis in critically ill adults: a nested prospective cohort study
    Francois Lamontagne
    Centre de Recherche Clinique Etienne Le Bel, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA Intern Med 174:689-96. 2014

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  1. ncbi request reprint Protocolized intensive care unit management of analgesia, sedation, and delirium improves analgesia and subsyndromal delirium rates
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, 5415 blvd de l Assomption, Montreal, QC, Canada H1T 2M4
    Anesth Analg 111:451-63. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that the likely reduction in iatrogenic coma would result in less delirium, because these 2 morbid conditions seem to be linked...
  2. pmc The pain, agitation, and delirium practice guidelines for adult critically ill patients: a post-publication perspective
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Soins Intensifs, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Montreal, QC H1T 2M4, Canada
    Ann Intensive Care 3:9. 2013
    ..The details of these recommendations, as well as more recent publications that complement the guidelines, are provided in this commentary...
  3. pmc Impact of quetiapine on resolution of individual delirium symptoms in critically ill patients with delirium: a post-hoc analysis of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, 360 Huntington Avenue, Mugar 206, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care 15:R215. 2011
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  4. pmc Combined didactic and scenario-based education improves the ability of intensive care unit staff to recognize delirium at the bedside
    John W Devlin
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Crit Care 12:R19. 2008
    ..We sought to measure the impact of a simple educational intervention on the ability of intensive care unit (ICU) nurses to clinically identify delirium and to use a standardized delirium scale correctly...
  5. pmc Broadening our perspectives on ICU delirium risk factors
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Department of Medicine and Critical Care, Universite de Montreal, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Soins Intensifs 5415 boul, de l Assomption, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H1T 2M4
    Crit Care 13:160. 2009
    ..Several potentially modifiable associations deserve prospective study: these include administration of sedatives and opiates; multiple catheters; as well as minimizing physical restraints and enabling visitors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Delirium prevention and treatment
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care Clin 25:585-91, x. 2009
    ..No nonpharmacologic approach or drug has been shown to be beneficial once delirium is established. Considering the importance and the consequences of delirium in the critical care setting, addiction studies are urgently needed...
  7. pmc Pain may be inevitable; inadequate management is not
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, 5415 Boulevard de l Assomption, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care 12:142. 2008
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  8. doi request reprint Prophylaxis against deep vein thrombosis in critically ill patients with severe renal insufficiency with the low-molecular-weight heparin dalteparin: an assessment of safety and pharmacodynamics: the DIRECT study
    James Douketis
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 168:1805-12. 2008
    ..To challenge this premise, we evaluated if deep vein thrombosis (DVT) prophylaxis with dalteparin sodium confers an excessive anticoagulant effect in critically ill patients with severe renal insufficiency...
  9. doi request reprint I-SAVE study: impact of sedation, analgesia, and delirium protocols evaluated in the intensive care unit: an economic evaluation
    Don Kelena Awissi
    Pharmacy Department, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 46:21-8. 2012
    ..Intensive care units (ICUs) account for considerable health care costs. Adequate pain and sedation management is important to clinical care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nonleg venous thrombosis in critically ill adults: a nested prospective cohort study
    Francois Lamontagne
    Centre de Recherche Clinique Etienne Le Bel, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA Intern Med 174:689-96. 2014
    ..The risk of nonleg deep venous thromboses (NLDVTs), predisposing factors, and the association between NLDVTs and pulmonary embolism (PE) or death are unclear...
  11. doi request reprint Evaluating pain, sedation, and delirium in the neurologically critically ill-feasibility and reliability of standardized tools: a multi-institutional study
    Amy Yu
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:2002-7. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Alcohol, nicotine, and iatrogenic withdrawals in the ICU
    Don Kelena Awissi
    Pharmacy Department, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:S57-68. 2013
    ..Description of nicotine withdrawal and related publications specific to the critically ill are also reviewed. A brief comment as to sedative and opiate withdrawal follows...
  13. doi request reprint Factors predisposing to coma and delirium: fentanyl and midazolam exposure; CYP3A5, ABCB1, and ABCG2 genetic polymorphisms; and inflammatory factors
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital and Université de Montréal, Intensive Care Unit, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:999-1008. 2013
    ..Both may be associated with sedative or opiate doses and pharmacokinetic or pharmacogenetic variables, such as drug plasma levels (exposure), drug metabolism, and/or their transport across the blood-brain barrier...
  14. doi request reprint Pain, sedation, and delirium management in the neurocritically ill: lessons learned from recent research
    Celine Gelinas
    Ingram School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 34:236-43. 2013
    ..Patients with neurological injury or illness are often excluded from ICU studies addressing pain, sedation, and delirium, but this need not be the case. We review what is understood in this area based on current evidence...
  15. ncbi request reprint A critical appraisal of sedation, analgesia and delirium in neurocritical care
    Jeanne S Teitelbaum
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 38:815-25. 2011
    ..Clearly, little information exists on analgesia, sedation and delirium in the NICU. Systematic evaluation of pain improves outcome. No evidence-based therapeutic recommendations can be proffered...
  16. ncbi request reprint Subsyndromal delirium in the ICU: evidence for a disease spectrum
    Sébastien Ouimet
    Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital and Université de Montréal, Intensive Care Unit, 5415 Boulevard del Assomption, H1T 2M4, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 33:1007-13. 2007
    ..The Intensive Care Delirium Screening Checklist (ICDSC) score ranges from 0 to 8, with a score of 4 or higher indicating clinical delirium. We investigated whether lower (subsyndromal) values affect outcome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Individual delirium symptoms: do they matter?
    Francois Marquis
    Intensive Care Unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care Med 35:2533-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the impact of individual manifestations of delirium on outcome, describe them in critically ill adults, and validate nurses' bedside item assessments from the Intensive Care Delirium Screening Checklist (ICDSC)...
  18. pmc Delirium in critically ill patients
    Nicolas Bergeron
    Critical Care Division, University of Montreal Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Crit Care 6:181-2. 2002
    ..e. acute or fluctuating onset, inattention, disorganized thinking and altered level of consciousness). Its development for use in the critical care setting represents a significant advance that could lead to better care for such patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Why Candida sepsis should matter to ICU physicians
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, 5415 Boulevard de l Assomption, Montreal, Quebec H1T 2M4, Canada Respiratory Critical Care Group, Respiratory Health Network of the FRQS, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
    Crit Care Clin 29:853-64. 2013
    ..The epidemiology of the disease, its diagnostic challenges, and management strategies, including prophylactic, preemptive, and definitive therapeutic approaches, are presented herein. ..
  20. doi request reprint Alcohol withdrawal and delirium tremens in the critically ill: a systematic review and commentary
    Don Kelena Awissi
    Pharmacy Department, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, 5415 Boulevard de l Assomption, Montreal, PQ, H1T 2M4, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 39:16-30. 2013
    ..We reviewed published manuscripts for prevalence, risk factors, screening tools, prophylactic and treatment strategies, and outcomes for alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) and delirium tremens (DT) in the critically ill...
  21. pmc Venous thromboembolism and bleeding in critically ill patients with severe renal insufficiency receiving dalteparin thromboprophylaxis: prevalence, incidence and risk factors
    Deborah Cook
    Department of Medicine, 1200 Main Street, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Crit Care 12:R32. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence, incidence and predictors of DVT and the incidence of bleeding in intensive care unit (ICU) patients with estimated creatinine clearance <30 ml/min...
  22. doi request reprint Critically ill patients and end-of-life decision-making: the senior medical resident experience
    Stephane P Ahern
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 17:121-36. 2012
    ..Educational approaches that incorporate the telling of stories would allow students to express their feelings, doubts, and opinions about their work experiences and could thus foster personal and emotional learning in critical care...
  23. doi request reprint The development and validation of a novel questionnaire to measure patient and family satisfaction with end-of-life care: the Canadian Health Care Evaluation Project (CANHELP) Questionnaire
    Daren K Heyland
    Department of Medicine, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Palliat Med 24:682-95. 2010
    ..We conclude that the CANHELP Questionnaire is a valid and internally consistent instrument to measure satisfaction with end-of-life care...
  24. ncbi request reprint Incidence, risk factors and consequences of ICU delirium
    Sébastien Ouimet
    Department of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 33:66-73. 2007
    ..Delirium in the critically ill is reported in 11-80% of patients. We estimated the incidence of delirium using a validated scale in a large cohort of ICU patients and determined the associated risk factors and outcomes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Toronto Critical Care Medicine Symposium report
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Critical Care Division, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 49:513-6. 2002
  26. doi request reprint Ventilation strategy using low tidal volumes, recruitment maneuvers, and high positive end-expiratory pressure for acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
    Maureen O Meade
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 299:637-45. 2008
    ..Low-tidal-volume ventilation reduces mortality in critically ill patients with acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome. Instituting additional strategies to open collapsed lung tissue may further reduce mortality...
  27. doi request reprint Event adjudication and data monitoring in an intensive care unit observational study of thromboprophylaxis
    D Cook
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 24:168-75. 2009
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  28. ncbi request reprint Recognition and labeling of delirium symptoms by intensivists: does it matter?
    Catherine Z Cheung
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, M5G 2C4, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 34:437-46. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Intravenous phosphate in the intensive care unit: more aggressive repletion regimens for moderate and severe hypophosphatemia
    Thierry Charron
    Medical and Surgical Intensive Care Units, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital, University of Montreal, 5415 de l Assomption, H1T 2M4, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 29:1273-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate efficacy and safety of aggressive correction of hypophosphatemia with intravenous potassium phosphate in the ICU...
  30. ncbi request reprint Protocols, practice, and patients--the case of alcohol withdrawal
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Crit Care Med 35:955. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Scoring systems for the critically ill: use, misuse and abuse
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Can J Anaesth 53:432-6. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Is disturbance of consciousness an important feature of ICU delirium?
    Nicolas Bergeron
    Intensive Care Med 31:887. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Delirium as destiny: clinical precision and genetic risk
    Yoanna Skrobik
    Crit Care Med 35:304-5. 2007