Robert L Chatburn

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Computer control of mechanical ventilation
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Care Department, University Hospitals of Cleveland, and Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, 44106, USA
    Respir Care 49:507-17. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint An analysis of needs for respiratory therapists in northeast Ohio and development of strategies to meet increased recruitment demands
    Douglas K Orens
    Section of Respiratory Therapy, M 56, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1767-73. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Closed-loop control of mechanical ventilation: description and classification of targeting schemes
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, and with Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Respir Care 56:85-102. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint A new system for understanding nebulizer performance
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Care, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1037-50. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint High-frequency assisted airway clearance
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Therapy, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1224-35; discussion 1235-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Determining the basis for a taxonomy of mechanical ventilation
    Robert L Chatburn
    Cleveland Clinic, OH, USA
    Respir Care 57:514-24. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Which ventilators and modes can be used to deliver noninvasive ventilation?
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Care, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 54:85-101. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Respiratory care work assignment based on work rate instead of work load
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Therapy, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Respir Care 56:1785-90. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint How to find the best evidence
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Institute, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 54:1360-5. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Performance comparison of 4 portable oxygen concentrators
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Institute, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 55:433-42. 2010

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Computer control of mechanical ventilation
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Care Department, University Hospitals of Cleveland, and Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, 44106, USA
    Respir Care 49:507-17. 2004
    ..The operator-ventilator interface has received little attention in the literature, despite the fact that there is a whole science of human-computer interaction. This report suggests a methodology for the study of ventilator interfaces...
  2. ncbi request reprint An analysis of needs for respiratory therapists in northeast Ohio and development of strategies to meet increased recruitment demands
    Douglas K Orens
    Section of Respiratory Therapy, M 56, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1767-73. 2007
    ..At the Cleveland Clinic an expected hospital expansion of 350 beds by 2008 has increased the need for RT staff. This report describes a strategy by which we developed a plan, in concert with local RT colleges, to recruit RTs...
  3. doi request reprint Closed-loop control of mechanical ventilation: description and classification of targeting schemes
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, and with Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Respir Care 56:85-102. 2011
    ..Conversely, their descriptions may provide engineers with a means to better communicate to end users...
  4. ncbi request reprint A new system for understanding nebulizer performance
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Care, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1037-50. 2007
    ..This model should help researchers communicate more clearly and study planners to design experiments whose data may be more comparable and thus amenable to meta-analysis...
  5. ncbi request reprint High-frequency assisted airway clearance
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Therapy, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1224-35; discussion 1235-7. 2007
    ..Aside from patient preference and capability, cost-effectiveness studies based on existing clinical data are necessary to determine when a given technique is most practical...
  6. doi request reprint Determining the basis for a taxonomy of mechanical ventilation
    Robert L Chatburn
    Cleveland Clinic, OH, USA
    Respir Care 57:514-24. 2012
    ..One consequence is the creation of an unmanageable number of names to describe modes of ventilation. The proliferation of names makes education of end users difficult, potentially compromising the quality of patient care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Which ventilators and modes can be used to deliver noninvasive ventilation?
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Care, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 54:85-101. 2009
    ..This review provides the basis for a simple procedure for selecting the most appropriate NIV technology for the patient and the environment of care...
  8. doi request reprint Respiratory care work assignment based on work rate instead of work load
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Therapy, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Respir Care 56:1785-90. 2011
    ..We found that work rates were unachievable (ie, exceeded 1 hour of scheduled work per hour of available labor) for 75% of scheduled due times, despite presumed achievable average work load...
  9. ncbi request reprint How to find the best evidence
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Institute, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 54:1360-5. 2009
    ..Many medical journals, including Respiratory Care, are now available online. Finally, even generalized search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Ask, and Dogpile can provide a wealth of information on medical topics...
  10. ncbi request reprint Performance comparison of 4 portable oxygen concentrators
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Institute, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 55:433-42. 2010
    ..Several portable oxygen concentrators (POCs) have become available in the United States. Technical trade-offs are made in designing POCs, so their performance is expected to differ...
  11. ncbi request reprint Documentation issues for mechanical ventilation in pressure-control modes
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Therapy, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 55:1705-16. 2010
    ..We review the clinically relevant issues surrounding documentation of the patient-ventilator interactions related to airway pressure and provide suggestions for a standardized vocabulary...
  12. ncbi request reprint Respiratory controversies in the critical care setting. Should weaning protocols be used with all patients who receive mechanical ventilation?
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Therapy, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:609-19; discussion 619-21. 2007
    ..Weaning protocols might improve patient care and outcomes, but their implementation should be based on local clinical characteristics and needs, and accompanied by an intensive education effort and measurement of adherence and outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Understanding mechanical ventilators
    Robert L Chatburn
    Cleveland Clinic, Respiratory Therapy Department, M56, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Expert Rev Respir Med 4:809-19. 2010
    ..This taxonomy uses the equation of motion for the respiratory system as the underlying theoretical framework. All terms relevant to describing modes of mechanical ventilation are defined in an extensive appendix...
  14. ncbi request reprint Classification of ventilator modes: update and proposal for implementation
    Robert L Chatburn
    Section of Respiratory Therapy, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:301-23. 2007
    ..The classification system proposed in this article uses the equation of motion for the respiratory system as the underlying theoretical framework. All terms relevant to describing ventilation modes are defined in an extensive glossary...
  15. ncbi request reprint An analysis of features of respiratory therapy departments that are avid for change
    James K Stoller
    Section of Respiratory Therapy, the Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Respir Care 53:871-84. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of respiratory care workload with 2 different nebulizers
    Edward R Hoisington
    Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A90, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 54:495-9. 2009
    ..We studied the workload effect of adopting a faster nebulizer. We hypothesized that time saved by faster SVN treatment can be used by respiratory therapists for other patient-care activities...
  17. doi request reprint Tidal volume variability during airway pressure release ventilation: case summary and theoretical analysis
    Madhu Sasidhar
    Respiratory Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Respir Care 57:1325-33. 2012
    ..The important point of this case study and model analysis is that the application of APRV is more complex than it appears to be. It requires a lot more knowledge and skill than may be apparent from descriptions in the literature...
  18. doi request reprint High flow through a nasal cannula and CPAP effect in a simulated infant model
    Teresa A Volsko
    Children s Hospital Medical Center of Akron, Akron, OH, USA
    Respir Care 56:1893-900. 2011
    ..Limited data are available to describe the CPAP effects that can be expected when using high flow with a traditional nasal cannula...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of imposed resistance on tidal volume with 5 neonatal nasal continuous positive airway pressure systems
    Shannon E Cook
    Respiratory Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 55:544-8. 2010
    ..Nasal CPAP methods include electronic feedback control, underwater seal, flow opposition, and flow opposition with fluidic flow reversal on expiration. Few studies have compared those modes, and the results have been contradictory...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mid-frequency ventilation: unconventional use of conventional mechanical ventilation as a lung-protection strategy
    Eduardo Mireles-Cabodevila
    Respiratory Therapy, M 56, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 53:1669-77. 2008
    ..Studies have found that increasing the respiratory frequency during mechanical ventilation does not always improve alveolar minute ventilation and may cause air-trapping...
  21. ncbi request reprint A comparison of intrapulmonary percussive ventilation and conventional chest physiotherapy for the treatment of atelectasis in the pediatric patient
    Kathleen Deakins
    Department of Respiratory Care, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Respir Care 47:1162-7. 2002
    ..Compare intrapulmonary percussive ventilation (IPV) to conventional chest physiotherapy (CPT) and determine their effects on improving atelectasis and static compliance in pediatric patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Concordance of respiratory care plans generated by protocols from different hospitals: a comparative study
    James K Stoller
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, A90, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 52:1006-12. 2007
    ..Do protocols from different hospitals agree with regard to indications for respiratory care treatments and use of the Clinical Practice Guidelines from the American Association for Respiratory Care?..
  23. ncbi request reprint Performance comparison of two oscillating positive expiratory pressure devices: Acapella versus Flutter
    Teresa A Volsko
    University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA
    Respir Care 48:124-30. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that the Acapella and Flutter would produce similar mean PEP, oscillatory pressure amplitude, and frequency over a clinically relevant range of flows...
  24. ncbi request reprint Team-building and change management in respiratory care: description of a process and outcomes
    James K Stoller
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Respiratory Institute, A90, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 55:741-8. 2010
    ..This study describes an intervention that fostered teamwork among 4 separate respiratory therapy (RT) departments within a single hospital...
  25. ncbi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of the Vortran Automatic Resuscitator Model RTM
    Mark D Babic
    Respiratory Care Services, Fairview Hospital, 18101 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland OH 44111, USA
    Respir Care 52:1718-27. 2007
    ..One device that has been proposed to address the need for emergency ventilation is the Vortran Automatic Resuscitator...
  26. doi request reprint A rational framework for selecting modes of ventilation
    Eduardo Mireles-Cabodevila
    Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 58:348-66. 2013
    ..The proposed model, utilizing a systematic nomenclature, provides a useful framework to address this unmet need...
  27. doi request reprint Airway pressure release ventilation: what do we know?
    Ehab G Daoud
    Respiratory Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Respir Care 57:282-92. 2012
    ..This paper reviews the different methods proposed for APRV settings, and summarizes the different studies comparing APRV and BIPAP, and the potential benefits and pitfalls for APRV...
  28. ncbi request reprint Work of breathing in adaptive pressure control continuous mandatory ventilation
    Eduardo Mireles-Cabodevila
    Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Respir Care 54:1467-72. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between ventilator work output and patient effort in adaptive pressure control...
  29. doi request reprint Radio-frequency tracking of respiratory equipment: rationale and early experience at the Cleveland Clinic
    James K Stoller
    Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M56, Cleveland OH 44195
    Respir Care 58:2069-75. 2013
    ..To optimize RTs' ability to quickly locate ventilators, we developed and implemented a radio-frequency identification (RFID) tagging system called eTrak...
  30. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency among internal medicine house officers and respiratory therapists: results of a survey
    Rachel M Taliercio
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Respiratory Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Respir Care 55:322-7. 2010
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Sudden development of right and left lung asymmetry in a pediatric patient following craniotomy
    Kathleen Deakins
    Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital of University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH, USA
    Respir Care 47:91-3. 2002
    ..There was no mediastinal shift. Another chest radiograph 3 hours later showed substantial improvement. We discuss the causes of acute lung volume asymmetry and possible interpretations of the radiographs...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparing surrogates of oxygenation and ventilation between airway pressure release ventilation and biphasic airway pressure in a mechanical model of adult respiratory distress syndrome
    Ehab G Daoud
    Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Respir Investig 52:236-41. 2014
    ..Herein, we tested this hypothesis when using a real ventilator and clinically relevant settings based on expiratory time constants...
  33. pmc Human versus Computer Controlled Selection of Ventilator Settings: An Evaluation of Adaptive Support Ventilation and Mid-Frequency Ventilation
    Eduardo Mireles-Cabodevila
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham Street, Slot 555, Little Rock, AR 77205, USA Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A90, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Crit Care Res Pract 2012:204314. 2012
    ..The ventilation outcomes are the result of the lung physiological characteristics and their interaction with the targeting scheme...
  34. ncbi request reprint Zen and the art of nomenclature maintenance: a revised approach to respiratory symbols and terminology
    Frank P Primiano
    Respiratory Therapy, M 56, Clevelnad Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Respir Care 51:1458-70. 2006
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  35. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal oxygenation using a pulsed-dose oxygen-conserving device compared to continuous flow
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Care Department, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Respir Care 51:252-6. 2006
    ..This study was designed to compare heart rate and oxygen saturation (measured via pulse oximetry [S(pO2)]) of sleeping patients using one brand of PDOCD versus continuous-flow oxygen...
  36. ncbi request reprint Advancing beyond the average: the importance of mentoring in professional achievement
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Care Department, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Respir Care 49:304-8. 2004
    ..The final aspect is, meaning that your practice of respiratory care reaches a level at which you meet challenges for which you feel you have no response in memory and yet you succeed...
  37. ncbi request reprint Procedure to normalize data for benchmarking
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respiratory Care Department, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Respir Care 51:145-57. 2006
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  38. ncbi request reprint Controversies in the critical care setting. Should adaptive pressure control modes be utilized for virtually all patients receiving mechanical ventilation?
    Richard D Branson
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Room 2457, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0558, USA
    Respir Care 52:478-85; discussion 485-8. 2007
    ..Clinicians should be aware of the limitations of adaptive pressure control and understand when other breath delivery techniques are more suitable...
  39. ncbi request reprint It hurts to say "Hertz"
    Robert L Chatburn
    Respir Care 47:1018. 2002