P J Pronovost

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Organizational characteristics of intensive care units related to outcomes of abdominal aortic surgery
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    JAMA 281:1310-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit nurse staffing and the risk for complications after abdominal aortic surgery
    P J Pronovost
    Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine, and Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:199-206. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit physician staffing is associated with decreased length of stay, hospital cost, and complications after esophageal resection
    J B Dimick
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 29:753-8. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital volume is related to clinical and economic outcomes of esophageal resection in Maryland
    J B Dimick
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287-4605, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:334-9; discussion 339-41. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel analysis of clinically relevant diagnostic errors in point-of-care devices: a reply to a rebuttal
    K M Shermock
    Department of Pharmacy, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 10:322-3. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Sickness Impact Profile Score versus a Modified Short-Form survey for functional outcome assessment: acceptability, reliability, and validity in critically ill patients with prolonged intensive care unit stays
    P A Lipsett
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 49:737-43. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Bundle-branch block as a risk factor in noncardiac surgery
    T Dorman
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1149-52. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine in anesthesiology
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21289 7294, USA
    Anesth Analg 92:787-94. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of nurse-to-patient ratio in the intensive care unit on pulmonary complications and resource use after hepatectomy
    J B Dimick
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Crit Care 10:376-82. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of critical care physician workforce for intensive care unit physician staffing
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 7:456-9. 2001

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Organizational characteristics of intensive care units related to outcomes of abdominal aortic surgery
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    JAMA 281:1310-7. 1999
    ..Morbidity and mortality rates in intensive care units (ICUs) vary widely among institutions, but whether ICU structure and care processes affect these outcomes is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit nurse staffing and the risk for complications after abdominal aortic surgery
    P J Pronovost
    Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine, and Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:199-206. 2001
    ..We hypothesized that having fewer nurses increases the risk for medical complications...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit physician staffing is associated with decreased length of stay, hospital cost, and complications after esophageal resection
    J B Dimick
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 29:753-8. 2001
    ..Healthcare providers and policymakers should use this information to help improve quality of care and reduce costs for patients undergoing high-risk surgical procedures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital volume is related to clinical and economic outcomes of esophageal resection in Maryland
    J B Dimick
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287-4605, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:334-9; discussion 339-41. 2001
    ..Conclusions. Hospitals that perform high volumes of esophageal resection have superior clinical and economic outcomes. By referring these patients to high volume centers, we may improve quality and reduce costs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel analysis of clinically relevant diagnostic errors in point-of-care devices: a reply to a rebuttal
    K M Shermock
    Department of Pharmacy, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 10:322-3. 2012
    ..J Thromb Haemost 2011; 9: 1769-75; and Holland L. Novel analysis of clinically relevant diagnostic errors in point-of-care devices: a rebuttal. This issue, pp 321-2...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sickness Impact Profile Score versus a Modified Short-Form survey for functional outcome assessment: acceptability, reliability, and validity in critically ill patients with prolonged intensive care unit stays
    P A Lipsett
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 49:737-43. 2000
    ..The Sickness Impact Profile Score (SIP) has been validated in critically ill patients, but the Modified Short-Form (MSF) has not been directly compared with it...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bundle-branch block as a risk factor in noncardiac surgery
    T Dorman
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1149-52. 2000
    ..Despite extensive data examining perioperative risk in patients with coronary artery disease, little attention has been devoted to the implications of conduction system abnormalities...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine in anesthesiology
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21289 7294, USA
    Anesth Analg 92:787-94. 2001
    ..Future studies to critically evaluate the practice of EBM in anesthesiology and critical care would be helpful...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of nurse-to-patient ratio in the intensive care unit on pulmonary complications and resource use after hepatectomy
    J B Dimick
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Crit Care 10:376-82. 2001
    ..005) in total hospital costs. CONCLUSIONS: Fewer nurses at night is associated with increased risk for specific postoperative pulmonary complications and with increased resource use in patients undergoing hepatectomy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of critical care physician workforce for intensive care unit physician staffing
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 7:456-9. 2001
    ..We then discuss supply and demand for critical care physicians considering emerging issues such as the Leapfrog standard that may impact estimates of the supply and demand for critical care physicians...
  11. ncbi request reprint Developing and implementing measures of quality of care in the intensive care unit
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology CCM, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 7:297-303. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Using online and offline change models to improve ICU access and revenues
    P J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 26:5-17. 2000
    ..The offline component borrows from an earlier tradition of change management that offers guidelines for individuals or teams desiring to be change agents...
  13. doi request reprint Novel analysis of clinically relevant diagnostic errors in point-of-care devices
    K M Shermock
    Department of Pharmacy, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 9:1769-75. 2011
    ..To ensure proper clinical decision-making and avoid preventable harm, the quality of point-of-care (POC) device measures is routinely assessed. Traditional analyses may not reveal clinically important diagnostic errors...
  14. pmc What is the patient really taking? Discrepancies between surgery and anesthesiology preoperative medication histories
    S A Burda
    Department of Pharmacy, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:414-6. 2005
    ..Surgical patients may be at risk for medication discrepancies that may lead to medication errors because both the anesthesiologist and the surgeon write separate preoperative medication histories...