Allan J Walkey

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute respiratory distress syndrome: epidemiology and management approaches
    Allan J Walkey
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Epidemiol 4:159-69. 2012
  2. pmc Utilization patterns and outcomes associated with central venous catheter in septic shock: a population-based study
    Allan J Walkey
    The Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1450-7. 2013
  3. pmc Atrial fibrillation among Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized with sepsis: incidence and risk factors
    Allan J Walkey
    Pulmonary Center and the Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am Heart J 165:949-955.e3. 2013
  4. pmc Use of noninvasive ventilation in patients with acute respiratory failure, 2000-2009: a population-based study
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, R 304, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Ann Am Thorac Soc 10:10-7. 2013
  5. pmc Risk factors for underuse of lung-protective ventilation in acute lung injury
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Crit Care 27:323.e1-9. 2012
  6. pmc Macrolide antibiotics and survival in patients with acute lung injury
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Chest 141:1153-9. 2012
  7. pmc Utilization patterns and patient outcomes associated with use of rescue therapies in acute lung injury
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1322-8. 2011
  8. pmc Plasma adiponectin and mortality in critically ill subjects with acute respiratory failure
    Allan J Walkey
    Department of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:2329-34. 2010
  9. pmc Linezolid vs glycopeptide antibiotics for the treatment of suspected methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial pneumonia: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, 715 Albany St, R 304, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Chest 139:1148-55. 2011
  10. pmc Incident stroke and mortality associated with new-onset atrial fibrillation in patients hospitalized with severe sepsis
    Allan J Walkey
    Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, R 304, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    JAMA 306:2248-54. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Acute respiratory distress syndrome: epidemiology and management approaches
    Allan J Walkey
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Epidemiol 4:159-69. 2012
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  2. pmc Utilization patterns and outcomes associated with central venous catheter in septic shock: a population-based study
    Allan J Walkey
    The Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1450-7. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate nationwide trends in: 1) central venous catheter utilization and 2) the association between early central venous catheter insertion and mortality in patients with septic shock...
  3. pmc Atrial fibrillation among Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized with sepsis: incidence and risk factors
    Allan J Walkey
    Pulmonary Center and the Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am Heart J 165:949-955.e3. 2013
    ..However, the prevalence, incidence, and risk factors associated with AF during the sepsis syndromes are unclear...
  4. pmc Use of noninvasive ventilation in patients with acute respiratory failure, 2000-2009: a population-based study
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, R 304, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Ann Am Thorac Soc 10:10-7. 2013
    ..Although evidence supporting use of noninvasive ventilation (NIV) during acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is strong, evidence varies widely for other causes of acute respiratory failure...
  5. pmc Risk factors for underuse of lung-protective ventilation in acute lung injury
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Crit Care 27:323.e1-9. 2012
    ..We assessed factors associated with underuse of lung-protective ventilation (LPV) in patients with acute lung injury (ALI)...
  6. pmc Macrolide antibiotics and survival in patients with acute lung injury
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Chest 141:1153-9. 2012
    ..We investigated the association between receipt of macrolide antibiotics and clinical outcomes in patients with ALI...
  7. pmc Utilization patterns and patient outcomes associated with use of rescue therapies in acute lung injury
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1322-8. 2011
    ..To investigate the practice patterns and clinical outcomes associated with use of rescue therapies in patients with acute lung injury...
  8. pmc Plasma adiponectin and mortality in critically ill subjects with acute respiratory failure
    Allan J Walkey
    Department of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:2329-34. 2010
    ..We examined the association between plasma adiponectin and clinical outcomes in critically ill patients with acute respiratory failure...
  9. pmc Linezolid vs glycopeptide antibiotics for the treatment of suspected methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial pneumonia: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center, 715 Albany St, R 304, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Chest 139:1148-55. 2011
    ..Societal guidelines suggest linezolid may be the preferred treatment of MRSA nosocomial pneumonia. We investigated the efficacy of linezolid compared with glycopeptide antibiotics (vancomycin or teicoplanin) for nosocomial pneumonia...
  10. pmc Incident stroke and mortality associated with new-onset atrial fibrillation in patients hospitalized with severe sepsis
    Allan J Walkey
    Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, R 304, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    JAMA 306:2248-54. 2011
    ..Chronic AF is a known risk factor for stroke and death, but the clinical significance of new-onset AF in the setting of severe sepsis is uncertain...
  11. doi request reprint Two decades of mortality trends among patients with severe sepsis: a comparative meta-analysis*
    Elizabeth K Stevenson
    1The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 2Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 3Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 4Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hospital, Bedford, MA 5The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH
    Crit Care Med 42:625-31. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Epidemiology of ventilator-associated pneumonia in a long-term acute care hospital
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:319-24. 2009
    ..To characterize the epidemiology and microbiology of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) in a long-term acute care hospital (LTACH)...
  13. doi request reprint Impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy followed by surgical resection on node-negative T3 and T4 non-small cell lung cancer
    Benedict D T Daly
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:1392-7. 2011
    ..This study examined the impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy and concurrent high-dose radiation therapy on survival in patients with node-negative T3 and T4 non-small cell lung cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Use of airway pressure release ventilation is associated with a reduced incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia in patients with pulmonary contusion
    Allan J Walkey
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Trauma 70:E42-7. 2011
    ..We investigated whether APRV might be associated with a decreased risk for VAP in patients with pulmonary contusion...
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes of a ventilator-associated pneumonia bundle on rates of ventilator-associated pneumonia and other health care-associated infections in a long-term acute care hospital setting
    Carol A Sulis
    Section of Infectious Disease, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Department of Medicine, Radius Specialty Hospital, Boston, MA
    Am J Infect Control 42:536-8. 2014
    ..This outcome also may decrease certain other health care-associated infections. ..
  16. doi request reprint The accuracy of the central venous blood gas for acid-base monitoring
    Allan J Walkey
    Boston University Pulmonary Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 25:104-10. 2010
    ..Routine use of central venous blood gases (VBGs) may reduce complications from prolonged arterial cannulation. We investigated the reliability of the VBG as a substitute for arterial blood gas (ABG) in multiple care settings...
  17. doi request reprint Cardiopulmonary exercise testing with right-heart catheterization in patients with systemic sclerosis
    Allan J Walkey
    Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, R 304, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1871-7. 2010
    ..To examine the role of cardiopulmonary exercise testing with right-heart catheterization (CPET/RHC) in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) with potentially multifactorial exertional limitation...
  18. doi request reprint Differential response to intravenous prostacyclin analog therapy in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Allan J Walkey
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, R 304, Boston, MA 02118 2394, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:421-5. 2011
    ..Few studies have compared the pharmacodynamics and effectiveness of treprostinil and epoprostenol in patients with high-risk PAH...