Tom Ahrens

Summary

Affiliation: Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Severe sepsis management are we doing enough?
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 23:2-15; quiz 17. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Capnography application in acute and critical care
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 14:123-32. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Surviving severe sepsis: early recognition and treatment
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Crit Care Nurse . 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidenced-based practice: priorities and implementation strategies
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 16:36-42. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Will my patient survive this cardiac arrest?
    Lynn Schallom
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 21:62-3. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Monitoring carbon dioxide in critical care: the newest vital sign?
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 16:445-51, x. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics in sepsis
    Tom Ahrens
    Nursing Service, Barnes Jewish Hospital, MS 90 59 360, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AACN Adv Crit Care 17:435-45. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving family communications at the end of life: implications for length of stay in the intensive care unit and resource use
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Crit Care 12:317-23; discussion 324. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Early tracheostomy--has its time arrived?
    Tom Ahrens
    Crit Care Med 32:1796-7. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Severe sepsis management are we doing enough?
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 23:2-15; quiz 17. 2003
    ..Nurses play a major role in recognizing severe sepsis. By using the concepts introduced here, nurses can play a direct role in saving the lives of patients with sepsis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Capnography application in acute and critical care
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 14:123-32. 2003
    ..Finally, case studies are provided to help the reader apply the concepts of capnography to a variety of acute care settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surviving severe sepsis: early recognition and treatment
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Crit Care Nurse . 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidenced-based practice: priorities and implementation strategies
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 16:36-42. 2005
    ..This article illustrates steps in making EBP a reality by highlighting the management of outliers and severe sepsis and the implementation strategies for these conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Will my patient survive this cardiac arrest?
    Lynn Schallom
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 21:62-3. 2002
    ..The authors describe how capnography is used to predict patient outcomes during cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Monitoring carbon dioxide in critical care: the newest vital sign?
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 16:445-51, x. 2004
    ..This article describes the pathophysiology and clinical applications of the technologies and describes why they may well be "the newest vital signs."..
  7. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics in sepsis
    Tom Ahrens
    Nursing Service, Barnes Jewish Hospital, MS 90 59 360, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AACN Adv Crit Care 17:435-45. 2006
    ..This improved assessment should make it much easier to properly identify sepsis and initiate appropriate treatments in a timely manner...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving family communications at the end of life: implications for length of stay in the intensive care unit and resource use
    Tom Ahrens
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Crit Care 12:317-23; discussion 324. 2003
    ..This model has not been tested for its effect on patients' outcomes and resource utilization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Early tracheostomy--has its time arrived?
    Tom Ahrens
    Crit Care Med 32:1796-7. 2004