Alan C Heffner

Summary

Affiliation: Carolinas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of the complication of postintubation hypotension during emergency airway management
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
    J Crit Care 27:587-93. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Regionalization of post-cardiac arrest care: Implementation of a cardiac resuscitation center
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC Electronic address
    Am Heart J 164:493-501.e2. 2012
  3. pmc Prognostic value and agreement of achieving lactate clearance or central venous oxygen saturation goals during early sepsis resuscitation
    Michael A Puskarich
    Department of Emergency Medicine Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:252-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The frequency and significance of postintubation hypotension during emergency airway management
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Crit Care 27:417.e9-13. 2012
  5. pmc Outcomes of patients undergoing early sepsis resuscitation for cryptic shock compared with overt shock
    Michael A Puskarich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Resuscitation 82:1289-93. 2011
  6. pmc The effect of a quantitative resuscitation strategy on mortality in patients with sepsis: a meta-analysis
    Alan E Jones
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:2734-9. 2008
  7. pmc Etiology of illness in patients with severe sepsis admitted to the hospital from the emergency department
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:814-20. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The association between intra-arrest therapeutic hypothermia and return of spontaneous circulation among individuals experiencing out of hospital cardiac arrest
    John S Garrett
    Carolinas Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Resuscitation 82:21-5. 2011

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of the complication of postintubation hypotension during emergency airway management
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
    J Crit Care 27:587-93. 2012
    ..Our aim was to identify factors associated with postintubation hypotension after emergency intubation...
  2. doi request reprint Regionalization of post-cardiac arrest care: Implementation of a cardiac resuscitation center
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC Electronic address
    Am Heart J 164:493-501.e2. 2012
    ..Given that regionalization of time-dependent high-acuity illness is an emerging paradigm, the aim of the present study was to develop and implement a regionalized approach to post-cardiac arrest care...
  3. pmc Prognostic value and agreement of achieving lactate clearance or central venous oxygen saturation goals during early sepsis resuscitation
    Michael A Puskarich
    Department of Emergency Medicine Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:252-8. 2012
    ..The authors sought to determine the agreement and prognostic value of achieving ScvO(2) or LC goals in septic shock patients undergoing emergency department (ED)-based early resuscitation...
  4. doi request reprint The frequency and significance of postintubation hypotension during emergency airway management
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Crit Care 27:417.e9-13. 2012
    ..Our aim was to identify the incidence of postintubation hypotension (PIH) after emergency intubation and to determine its association with inhospital mortality...
  5. pmc Outcomes of patients undergoing early sepsis resuscitation for cryptic shock compared with overt shock
    Michael A Puskarich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Resuscitation 82:1289-93. 2011
    ..We sought to compare the outcomes of patients with cryptic versus overt shock treated with an emergency department (ED) based early sepsis resuscitation protocol...
  6. pmc The effect of a quantitative resuscitation strategy on mortality in patients with sepsis: a meta-analysis
    Alan E Jones
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:2734-9. 2008
    ..Quantitative resuscitation consists of structured cardiovascular intervention targeting predefined hemodynamic end points. We sought to measure the treatment effect of quantitative resuscitation on mortality from sepsis...
  7. pmc Etiology of illness in patients with severe sepsis admitted to the hospital from the emergency department
    Alan C Heffner
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:814-20. 2010
    ..Our aim was to describe the etiology of illness in patients identified and treated for severe sepsis in the emergency department...
  8. doi request reprint The association between intra-arrest therapeutic hypothermia and return of spontaneous circulation among individuals experiencing out of hospital cardiac arrest
    John S Garrett
    Carolinas Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Resuscitation 82:21-5. 2011
    ..Animal data suggest intra-arrest induction of therapeutic hypothermia (IATH) improves frequency of return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC). Our objective was to evaluate the association between IATH and ROSC...