Sean P Keenan

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Weaning protocols: here to stay
    Sean P Keenan
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Columbian Hospital, BC V3L 5E7, New Westminster, Canada
    Lancet 359:186-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation for postextubation respiratory distress: a randomized controlled trial
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    JAMA 287:3238-44. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving end-of-life care: targeting what we can
    Sean P Keenan
    Crit Care Med 32:1230-1. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Moving beyond numbers ... the next step forward in improving patient care
    Sean P Keenan
    Crit Care Med 35:960-1. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Missed opportunities for noninvasive positive pressure ventilation: a utilization review
    David D Sweet
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 23:111-7. 2008
  6. pmc Wean Earlier and Automatically with New technology (the WEAN study): a protocol of a multicentre, pilot randomized controlled trial
    Karen E A Burns
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 10:81. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation for patients presenting with acute respiratory failure: the randomized controlled trials
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    Respir Care 54:116-26. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Which patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease benefit from noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation? A systematic review of the literature
    Sean P Keenan
    Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia V3L 5E7, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 138:861-70. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Interhospital variability in satisfaction with withdrawal of life support: room for improvement?
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 31:626-31. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Health services research rounds: patient-centered outcomes
    Sean P Keenan
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Crit Care 17:221-34. 2002

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Weaning protocols: here to stay
    Sean P Keenan
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal Columbian Hospital, BC V3L 5E7, New Westminster, Canada
    Lancet 359:186-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation for postextubation respiratory distress: a randomized controlled trial
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    JAMA 287:3238-44. 2002
    ..It is also used for patients who develop acute respiratory distress after extubation, but there are no randomized controlled trials that address its effectiveness in this population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving end-of-life care: targeting what we can
    Sean P Keenan
    Crit Care Med 32:1230-1. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Moving beyond numbers ... the next step forward in improving patient care
    Sean P Keenan
    Crit Care Med 35:960-1. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Missed opportunities for noninvasive positive pressure ventilation: a utilization review
    David D Sweet
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 23:111-7. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Wean Earlier and Automatically with New technology (the WEAN study): a protocol of a multicentre, pilot randomized controlled trial
    Karen E A Burns
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 10:81. 2009
    ..Automated Weaning holds promise as a strategy to reduce the time spent on the ventilator, decrease ICU length of stay, and improve clinically important outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation for patients presenting with acute respiratory failure: the randomized controlled trials
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    Respir Care 54:116-26. 2009
    ..For other groups, such as patients with asthma, pneumonia, or acute lung injury, RCT-level evidence is lacking or does not suggest benefit. Clearly, major gaps remain in our evidence base...
  8. ncbi request reprint Which patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease benefit from noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation? A systematic review of the literature
    Sean P Keenan
    Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia V3L 5E7, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 138:861-70. 2003
    ..Although several trials have been published on the relative effectiveness of this treatment, apparent inconsistencies in study results remain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interhospital variability in satisfaction with withdrawal of life support: room for improvement?
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 31:626-31. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Health services research rounds: patient-centered outcomes
    Sean P Keenan
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Crit Care 17:221-34. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of ultrasound to place central lines
    Sean P Keenan
    New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    J Crit Care 17:126-37. 2002
    ..The use of real-time ultrasound to guide line placement has been developed in hopes of avoiding this morbidity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation for patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure?
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    Expert Rev Respir Med 2:55-62. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation in patients with milder chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations: a randomized controlled trial
    Sean P Keenan
    Sean P Keenan MD, Suite 103, 250 Keary Street, New Westminster, British Columbia, V3L 5E7, Canada
    Respir Care 50:610-6. 2005
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Length of ICU stay for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease varies among large community hospitals
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital 620B 1081 Burrard and University of British Columbia, V6Z 1Y6, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 29:590-5. 2003
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of transport intervals in outcomes for critically ill patients who are transferred to referral centers
    Dean Belway
    Program of Critical Care Medicine and Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Providence Health Care and University of BC, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Crit Care 23:287-94. 2008
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Structure, process, and outcome of all intensive care units within the province of British Columbia, Canada
    Peter M Dodek
    Program in Critical Care Medicine, St Paul s Hospital and University of BC, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Intensive Care Med 25:149-55. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint Does noninvasive positive pressure ventilation improve outcome in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure? A systematic review
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia
    Crit Care Med 32:2516-23. 2004
    ..The results of studies on noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) for acute hypoxemic respiratory failure unrelated to cardiogenic pulmonary edema have been inconsistent...
  18. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit survivors have fewer hospital readmissions and readmission days than other hospitalized patients in British Columbia
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Crit Care Med 32:391-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the association between ICU admission and number of readmissions to the hospital and number of readmission days...
  19. ncbi request reprint Variation in length of intensive care unit stay after cardiac arrest: where you are is as important as who you are
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Crit Care Med 35:836-41. 2007
    ..To determine whether hospital site is independently associated with length of intensive care unit (ICU) stay in those patients who die in hospital after experiencing a cardiac arrest...
  20. doi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure near the end of life
    Tasnim Sinuff
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:789-94. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint In-hospital death of critically ill patients who have congestive heart failure: does size of hospital matter?
    Janet Dubord
    St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Med Qual 25:95-101. 2010
    ..08 (95% CI = 0.96-1.20; P = .21). The conclusion is that the adjusted rate of in-hospital deaths for this patient group does not differ significantly based solely on the number of acute hospital beds...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guideline for the use of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in COPD patients with acute respiratory failure
    Tasnim Sinuff
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    J Crit Care 19:82-91. 2004
    ..This paper presents a guideline for the use of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in the setting of acute ventilatory failure in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  23. doi request reprint Intensive care unit admissions for community-acquired pneumonia are seasonal but are not associated with weather or reports of influenza-like illness in the community
    Peter M Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6Z1Y6
    J Crit Care 26:228-33. 2011
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Attitudes regarding organ donation from non-heart-beating donors
    Sean P Keenan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia
    J Crit Care 17:29-36; discussion 37-8. 2002
    ..To determine the attitudes toward organ donation from non-heart-beating cadaver donors in a sample of the general public and health care workers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit admission has minimal impact on long-term mortality
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Crit Care Med 30:501-7. 2002
    ..To measure the association between intensive care unit (ICU) admission and both hospital and long-term mortality, separate from the effect of hospital admission alone...
  26. ncbi request reprint Do specialist transport personnel improve hospital outcome in critically ill patients transferred to higher centers? A systematic review
    Dean Belway
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 21:8-17; discussion 17-8. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether the use of specialist transport personnel improves patient outcome at the receiving hospital for critically ill patients transferred to higher centers...
  27. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in critical and palliative care settings: understanding the goals of therapy
    J Randall Curtis
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:932-9. 2007
    ..Therefore, the Society of Critical Care Medicine charged this Task Force with developing an approach for considering use of NPPV for patients who choose to forego endotracheal intubation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation: trying to minimize harm?
    Sean P Keenan
    Crit Care Med 36:2937-9. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint Adjustment of intensive care unit outcomes for severity of illness and comorbidity scores
    Monica Norena
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 21:142-50. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the value of these scores as adjustment variables in statistical models of hospital mortality and hospital and ICU length of stay after adjustment for other covariates...