Allan Garland

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes up to 5 years after severe, acute respiratory failure
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 126:1897-904. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving the ICU: part 1
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 127:2151-64. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving the ICU: part 2
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 127:2165-79. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Physician-attributable differences in intensive care unit costs: a single-center study
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:1206-10. 2006
  5. pmc Effectiveness trial of an intensive communication structure for families of long-stay ICU patients
    Barbara J Daly
    Case Western Reserve University School of Nursing, Cleveland, OH 44106 4904, USA
    Chest 138:1340-8. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effect of decisions to withhold life support on prolonged survival
    Yen Yuan Chen
    Department of Bioethics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Chest 133:1312-8. 2008
  7. pmc An intervention to improve procedure education for internal medicine residents
    Amanda Lenhard
    Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University at MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:288-93. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Acquired weakness, handgrip strength, and mortality in critically ill patients
    Naeem A Ali
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Ohio State University, 473 W 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43221, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:261-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Physicians' influence over decisions to forego life support
    Allan Garland
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine, Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Palliat Med 10:1298-305. 2007

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes up to 5 years after severe, acute respiratory failure
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 126:1897-904. 2004
    ..To use an existing database from a large cohort study with follow-up as long as 5.5 years to assess the extended prognosis of patients who survived their hospitalizations for severe acute respiratory failure (ARF)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving the ICU: part 1
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 127:2151-64. 2005
    ..This is the first part of a two-part treatise. It discusses existing problems in ICU care, and the methods for defining and measuring ICU performance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving the ICU: part 2
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 127:2165-79. 2005
    ..This second part of a two-part treatise establishes a practical framework for performance improvement and examines specific strategies to improve ICU performance, including the use of information systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physician-attributable differences in intensive care unit costs: a single-center study
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:1206-10. 2006
    ..Variation in practice and outcomes, not explained by patient or illness characteristics, is common in health care, including in intensive care units (ICUs)...
  5. pmc Effectiveness trial of an intensive communication structure for families of long-stay ICU patients
    Barbara J Daly
    Case Western Reserve University School of Nursing, Cleveland, OH 44106 4904, USA
    Chest 138:1340-8. 2010
    ..We examined patient outcomes before and after implementation of an intensive communication system (ICS) to test the effect of regular, structured formal family meetings on patient outcomes among long-stay ICU patients...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of decisions to withhold life support on prolonged survival
    Yen Yuan Chen
    Department of Bioethics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Chest 133:1312-8. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that mortality 60 days after ICU admission is not influenced by a decision to withhold use of LST in the context of otherwise providing all indicated care...
  7. pmc An intervention to improve procedure education for internal medicine residents
    Amanda Lenhard
    Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University at MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:288-93. 2008
    ..Internists commonly perform invasive procedures, but serious deficiencies exist in procedure training during residency...
  8. doi request reprint Acquired weakness, handgrip strength, and mortality in critically ill patients
    Naeem A Ali
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Ohio State University, 473 W 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43221, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:261-8. 2008
    ..However, it is unclear whether ICUAP is independently associated with mortality, as sicker patients are more prone and existing studies have not adjusted for this...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physicians' influence over decisions to forego life support
    Allan Garland
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine, Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Palliat Med 10:1298-305. 2007
    ..To quantify the association between individual physicians and decisions to limit use of life supporting therapies for critically ill patients...