Lauralyn A McIntyre

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prolonged therapeutic hypothermia after traumatic brain injury in adults: a systematic review
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Division of Intensive Care, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 289:2992-9. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Fluid Resuscitation with 5% albumin versus Normal Saline in Early Septic Shock: a pilot randomized, controlled trial
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Department of Medicine Division of Critical Care, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute OHRI, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 27:317.e1-6. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Is a restrictive transfusion strategy safe for resuscitated and critically ill trauma patients?
    Lauralyn McIntyre
    Centre for Transfusion and Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ontario
    J Trauma 57:563-8; discussion 568. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Fluid resuscitation in the management of early septic shock (FINESS): a randomized controlled feasibility trial
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    University of Ottawa Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 55:819-26. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Resuscitating patients with early severe sepsis: a Canadian multicentre observational study
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Department of Medicine critical care, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 54:790-8. 2007
  6. pmc A survey of Canadian intensivists' resuscitation practices in early septic shock
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    University of Ottawa Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Clinical Epidemiology Unit of the Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Rd Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L6
    Crit Care 11:R74. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of a liberal versus restrictive transfusion strategy on mortality in patients with moderate to severe head injury
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Critical Care Program, University of Ottawa and Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
    Neurocrit Care 5:4-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Can we safely restrict transfusion in trauma patients?
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Department of Medicine, Division of Critical Care, Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Ottawa Health Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:575-83. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada
    Crit Care Med 33:2778-85. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Treatment of new-onset atrial fibrillation in noncardiac intensive care unit patients: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Salmaan Kanji
    Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:1620-4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Prolonged therapeutic hypothermia after traumatic brain injury in adults: a systematic review
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Division of Intensive Care, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 289:2992-9. 2003
    ..The benefits of therapeutic hypothermia as a treatment for traumatic brain injury (TBI) remain unclear...
  2. doi request reprint Fluid Resuscitation with 5% albumin versus Normal Saline in Early Septic Shock: a pilot randomized, controlled trial
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Department of Medicine Division of Critical Care, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute OHRI, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 27:317.e1-6. 2012
    ..We describe the Fluid Resuscitation with 5% albumin versus Normal Saline in Early Septic Shock (PRECISE) pilot trial study design and report feasibility of patient recruitment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is a restrictive transfusion strategy safe for resuscitated and critically ill trauma patients?
    Lauralyn McIntyre
    Centre for Transfusion and Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ontario
    J Trauma 57:563-8; discussion 568. 2004
    ..An analysis from the prospective multicenter randomized controlled trial (Transfusion Requirements in Critical Care Trial) compared the use of restrictive and liberal transfusion strategies with resuscitated critically ill trauma patients...
  4. doi request reprint Fluid resuscitation in the management of early septic shock (FINESS): a randomized controlled feasibility trial
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    University of Ottawa Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 55:819-26. 2008
    ..This randomized controlled trial determined the feasibility of conducting a large trial testing resuscitation with pentastarch vs normal saline in early septic shock, powered for a difference in mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Resuscitating patients with early severe sepsis: a Canadian multicentre observational study
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Department of Medicine critical care, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 54:790-8. 2007
    ..We sought to examine associations of the quantity and type of fluid administered in the first six hours after identification of severe sepsis and hospital mortality, intensive care unit (ICU) mortality, and organ failure...
  6. pmc A survey of Canadian intensivists' resuscitation practices in early septic shock
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    University of Ottawa Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Clinical Epidemiology Unit of the Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Rd Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L6
    Crit Care 11:R74. 2007
    ..The objective of this survey was to characterize reported resuscitation practices of Canadian physicians caring for adult critically ill patients with early septic shock...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of a liberal versus restrictive transfusion strategy on mortality in patients with moderate to severe head injury
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Critical Care Program, University of Ottawa and Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
    Neurocrit Care 5:4-9. 2006
    ..To compare a restrictive versus a liberal transfusion strategy in patients with moderate to severe closed head injury following multiple trauma in 13 Canadian intensive care units (ICUs)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Can we safely restrict transfusion in trauma patients?
    Lauralyn A McIntyre
    Department of Medicine, Division of Critical Care, Centre for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Ottawa Health Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:575-83. 2006
    ..The question is how much and when? It is important to weigh the risks and benefits of red blood cell transfusions, as well alternatives to transfusion as these products are not benign...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada
    Crit Care Med 33:2778-85. 2005
    ..Therefore, it is imperative that bedside glucose testing methods be safe and accurate...
  10. doi request reprint Treatment of new-onset atrial fibrillation in noncardiac intensive care unit patients: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Salmaan Kanji
    Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:1620-4. 2008
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the efficacy of pharmacologic rhythm control of new-onset atrial fibrillation in noncardiac, critically ill adults...
  11. ncbi request reprint Standardization of intravenous insulin therapy improves the efficiency and safety of blood glucose control in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 30:804-10. 2004
    ..This study evaluates the efficiency and safety of a nurse-managed insulin protocol in critically ill adults...
  12. doi request reprint Inappropriate Medication Administration Practices in Canadian Adult ICUs: A Multicenter, Cross-Sectional Observational Study
    Salmaan Kanji
    The Ottawa Hospital, Associate Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 47:637-43. 2013
    ..Coadministration of multiple medications through the same port of a venous access device often is necessary but requires an assessment of compatibility...
  13. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: intravenous immunoglobulin in critically ill adult patients with sepsis
    Alexis F Turgeon
    Center for Transfusion and Critical Care Research, Ottawa Health Research Institute, the University of Ottawa and the Canadian Blood Service, Ottawa, Ontario, Cananda
    Ann Intern Med 146:193-203. 2007
    ..Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy has been proposed as an adjuvant treatment for sepsis. Yet, its benefit remains unclear, and its use is not currently recommended...
  14. ncbi request reprint Transfusion rates vary significantly amongst Canadian medical centres
    Brian Hutton
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 52:581-90. 2005
    ..To document variation of transfusion practice following repair of hip fracture or cardiac surgery, as well as those requiring intensive care following a surgical intervention or multiple trauma (high risk patients)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Revisiting transfusion practices in critically ill patients
    Paul C Hebert
    Centre for Transfusion and Clinical Epidemiology Program, University of Ottawa, 501 Smyth Road, Box 201, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L6, Canada
    Crit Care Med 33:7-12; discussion 232-2. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize contemporary red cell transfusion practice in the critically ill and to examine changes in practice over time...