Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- National study on the distribution, causes, and consequences of voluntarily reported medication errors between the ICU and non-ICU settingsAsad Latif
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Crit Care Med 41:389-98. 2013..To compare the distribution, causes, and consequences of medication errors in the ICU with those in non-ICU settings...
- Perceived benefit of a telemedicine consultative service in a highly staffed intensive care unitMark C Romig
Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins, University School of Medicine, Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, MD, USA
J Crit Care 27:426.e9-16. 2012..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether a nocturnal telemedicine service improves culture, staff satisfaction, and perceptions of quality of care in a highly staffed university critical care system...
- Incremental Cost of Emergency Versus Elective SurgeryAdil H Haider
Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics PMB, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
Ann Surg 262:260-6. 2015..To determine hospital costs and the adjusted risk of death associated with emergent versus elective surgery...
- Centralized triage for multiple intensive care units: the central intensivist physicianMark Romig
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Am J Med Qual 25:343-5. 2010..The authors conclude that the CIP program may improve overall critical care resource use while maintaining unit specialization within a large tertiary care hospital setting...
- Predictors of sepsis in moderately severely injured patients: an analysis of the National Trauma Data BankMehreen Kisat
Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:62-8. 2013..However, socio-demographic and clinical characteristics that may predict sepsis in injured patients are not well known. The objective of this study was to identify risk factors that may be associated with post-traumatic sepsis...
- Tele ICU: paradox or panacea?Adam Sapirstein
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 23:115-26. 2009..Tele-ICU is expensive to deploy and use, it may add burdens to existing intensivists, and it requires organizational and culture changes that can be difficult to accomplish...