Lewis A Eisen

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Publications

  1. pmc Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in the intensive care unit: trends and perspectives
    Lewis Ari Eisen
    Jay B Langner Critical Care Service, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Crit Care Res Pract 2012:964158. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Barriers to ultrasound training in critical care medicine fellowships: a survey of program directors
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jay B Langner Critical Care Service, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:1978-83. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Time perception is distorted during responses to medical emergencies
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467 2401, USA
    Med Hypotheses 72:626-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender disparity in failure rate for arterial catheter attempts
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:166-72. 2007
  5. pmc Competency in chest radiography. A comparison of medical students, residents, and fellows
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:460-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical complications of central venous catheters
    Lewis A Eisen
    Beth Israel Medical Center, Pulmonary Division, 7 Dazian, 17th Street at 1st Avenue, NY, NY 10010, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 21:40-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Initial airway management skills of senior residents: simulation training compared with traditional training
    Pierre D Kory
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Ave and 16th St, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Chest 132:1927-31. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Online testing from Google Docs™ to enhance teaching of core topics in critical care: a pilot study
    Adam B Keene
    Department of Medicine, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA Email
    Med Teach 34:1075-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Non-invasive methods of estimating intracranial pressure
    Jamie B Rosenberg
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:599-608. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A program to improve the quality of emergency endotracheal intubation
    Paul H Mayo
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 26:50-6. 2011

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Publications19

  1. pmc Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in the intensive care unit: trends and perspectives
    Lewis Ari Eisen
    Jay B Langner Critical Care Service, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Crit Care Res Pract 2012:964158. 2012
    ..This may impact on patients' morbidity and mortality. This paper discusses methods for assessing LV diastolic function and the feasibility of their implementation for diagnosing HFNEF in the ICU...
  2. doi request reprint Barriers to ultrasound training in critical care medicine fellowships: a survey of program directors
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jay B Langner Critical Care Service, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:1978-83. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of teaching of critical care ultrasonography in fellowship programs. In addition, we hoped to identify barriers to establishment of ultrasound training programs...
  3. doi request reprint Time perception is distorted during responses to medical emergencies
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467 2401, USA
    Med Hypotheses 72:626-8. 2009
    ..This could have important implications for patient management both during and after medical emergencies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender disparity in failure rate for arterial catheter attempts
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:166-72. 2007
    ..The strongest predictor of failure was female gender. A possible explanation not explored here could be smaller arterial size in female patients...
  5. pmc Competency in chest radiography. A comparison of medical students, residents, and fellows
    Lewis A Eisen
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:460-5. 2006
    ..Accurate interpretation of chest radiographs (CXR) is essential as clinical decisions depend on readings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical complications of central venous catheters
    Lewis A Eisen
    Beth Israel Medical Center, Pulmonary Division, 7 Dazian, 17th Street at 1st Avenue, NY, NY 10010, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 21:40-6. 2006
    ..24%, P = .02). The complication rate increased with the number of percutaneous punctures, with a rate of 54% when more than 2 punctures were required...
  7. ncbi request reprint Initial airway management skills of senior residents: simulation training compared with traditional training
    Pierre D Kory
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Ave and 16th St, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Chest 132:1927-31. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint Online testing from Google Docs™ to enhance teaching of core topics in critical care: a pilot study
    Adam B Keene
    Department of Medicine, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA Email
    Med Teach 34:1075-7. 2012
    ..Recent evidence suggests that retrieval practice, or learning by testing, may lead to more effective knowledge retention than standard educational techniques...
  9. doi request reprint Non-invasive methods of estimating intracranial pressure
    Jamie B Rosenberg
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:599-608. 2011
    ..Ultrasound measurements of the optic nerve sheath diameter and Doppler flow are especially promising and may be useful in selected settings...
  10. doi request reprint A program to improve the quality of emergency endotracheal intubation
    Paul H Mayo
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 26:50-6. 2011
    ..To assess the results of a quality improvement (QI) project designed to improve safety of emergency endotracheal intubation (EEI)...
  11. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided catheterization of the radial artery: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Ariel L Shiloh
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Chest 139:524-9. 2011
    ..The goal of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to determine the utility of real-time two-dimensional ultrasound guidance for radial artery catheterization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Vascular access challenge on a patient with cerebral palsy and severe kyphoscoliosis
    Sharon Leung
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Vasc Access 11:66-8. 2010
    ..Therefore, severe chest wall deformity, a narrow thoracic inlet and inadequate positioning of the patient secondary to his contractures all contributed to the malposition of the PICC and CVCs...
  13. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided arterial catheterization: a narrative review
    Ariel L Shiloh
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jay B Langner Critical Care Service, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Intensive Care Med 36:214-21. 2010
    ..The technique is easy to learn, particularly if one is already familiar with USG for central venous catheter placement. More research, including formal analyses of cost effectiveness, is needed...
  14. doi request reprint What went right: lessons for the intensivist from the crew of US Airways Flight 1549
    Lewis A Eisen
    Department of Critical Care, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Chest 136:910-7. 2009
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Improving nurse-physician communication and satisfaction in the intensive care unit with a daily goals worksheet
    Mangala Narasimhan
    The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Crit Care 15:217-22. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of a standardized worksheet on physicians' and nurses' perceptions of their understanding of goals of care and on patients' length of stay in an intensive care unit...
  16. doi request reprint Improved performance of maternal-fetal medicine staff after maternal cardiac arrest simulation-based training
    Nelli Fisher
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:239.e1-5. 2011
    ..To determine the impact of simulation-based maternal cardiac arrest training on performance, knowledge, and confidence among Maternal-Fetal Medicine staff...
  17. doi request reprint Eye care in the intensive care unit: narrative review and meta-analysis
    Jamie B Rosenberg
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:3151-5. 2008
    ..Patients in the intensive care unit are at increased risk of exposure keratopathy. Untreated, this may progress to microbial keratitis and visual loss...
  18. ncbi request reprint Thoracentesis
    Lewis A Eisen
    N Engl J Med 356:641; author reply 641-2. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender disparity in radial and femoral arterial size: an ultrasound study
    Taro Minami
    Intensive Care Med 33:552-3. 2007