D R Brown
Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
- What is preventable harm in healthcare? A systematic review of definitionsMohammed Nabhan
Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 12:128. 2012..A standardized and clear definition of preventable harm is the first step towards safer and more efficient healthcare delivery system. We aimed to summarize the definitions of preventable harm and its conceptualization in healthcare...
- A prospective trial of elective extubation in brain injured patients meeting extubation criteria for ventilatory support: a feasibility studyEdward M Manno
Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Crit Care 12:R138. 2008..The design is a single-blinded block randomised controlled trial. A single large academic medical centre is the setting...
- Weight loss is not associated with hyperleptinemia in humans with pancreatic cancerD R Brown
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:162-6. 2001..We conclude that a reduced appetite contributes to weight loss in patients with pancreatic cancer. High plasma leptin levels, however, do not appear to contribute to cachexia in these patients...
- Hypoglycemia associated with preoperative metoprolol administrationDaniel R Brown
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Anesth Analg 99:1427-8; table of contents. 2004..We postulate that an underlying abnormality in energy requirements or metabolism may allow for beta(1)-selective-adrenergic antagonists to precipitate hypoglycemia...
- Intrathecal anesthesia and recovery from radical prostatectomy: a prospective, randomized, controlled trialDaniel R Brown
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Anesthesiology 100:926-34. 2004..The authors tested the hypothesis that the addition of intrathecal analgesia to general anesthesia would improve long-term functional status and decrease pain in patients undergoing radical retropubic prostatectomy...
- Serum vasopressin concentrations during orthotopic liver transplantationM T Keegan
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Transplant Proc 42:2594-8. 2010..We report measurements of the temporal response of serum vasopressin concentrations in the period after reperfusion of the liver graft during orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT)...
- Changes in intensive care unit performance measures associated with opening a dedicated thoracic surgical progressive care unitMark T Keegan
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:347-53. 2008..To determine the effect of the introduction of a specialty-specific progressive care unit (PCU) on the intensive care unit (ICU) to which relatively low-acuity patients had previously been admitted...
- Thoracic cavity irrigation: an unusual cause of acute ST segment increaseMichael J Brown
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Anesth Analg 95:552-4, table of contents. 2002..Temperature-mediated alteration of myocyte repolarization should be considered in addition to myocardial ischemia when ST segment changes occur...
- Perioperative statin therapy and renal outcomes after major vascular surgery: a propensity-based analysisDaryl J Kor
Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:210-6. 2008..To evaluate how the presence and timing of statin therapy affect perioperative renal outcomes after major vascular surgery...
- Statin administration did not influence the progression of lung injury or associated organ failures in a cohort of patients with acute lung injuryDaryl J Kor
Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Multidisciplinary Epidemiology and Translational Research in Intensive Care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Intensive Care Med 35:1039-46. 2009..We evaluated whether statins are associated with attenuation of lung injury and prevention of associated organ failure in patients with ALI/ARDS...
- The acute physiology and chronic health evaluation III outcome prediction in patients admitted to the intensive care unit after pneumonectomyMark T Keegan
Department of Anesthesia, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:832-7. 2007..The purpose of this study was to determine if the APACHE III predicts hospital mortality after pneumonectomy...
- A comparison of intensive care unit physician staffing costs at the 3 Mayo Clinic sitesEric L Bloomfield
Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 4500 San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 81:1457-61. 2006..To determine the provider cost of administering intensive care unit (ICU) services, comparing 3 different staffing models for ICU coverage, and to compare the costs of using house staff vs nonphysician providers (NPPs)...
- Intraoperative tidal volume as a risk factor for respiratory failure after pneumonectomyEvans R Fernandez-Perez
Division of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Anesthesiology 105:14-8. 2006..The authors hypothesized that intraoperative mechanical ventilation with large tidal volumes (VTs) would be associated with increased risk of postpneumonectomy respiratory failure...
- Pain relief and functional status after vaginal hysterectomy: intrathecal versus general anesthesiaJuraj Sprung
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Can J Anaesth 53:690-700. 2006..We tested the hypothesis that the use of subarachnoid block (SAB) for vaginal hysterectomy produces superior postoperative analgesia and improves functional status at 12 weeks postoperatively...
- Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) III outcome prediction after major vascular surgeryMark T Keegan
Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:713-8. 2008..To investigate the performance of the Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) III scoring system in patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) after major vascular surgery...
- Tracheostomy after major vascular surgeryDaniel A Diedrich
Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:14-9. 2006..The authors hypothesized that tracheostomy after aortic reconstruction for aneurysmal disease was associated with poor outcomes...
- Appropriate ventilatory settings for thoracic surgery: intraoperative and postoperativeFrancis Theodore Lytle
Department of Anesthesia, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 12:97-108. 2008..Every ventilator strategy is associated with potential beneficial and adverse side effects. Understanding the impact of various ventilation strategies allows clinicians to provide optimal care for patients...
- Mechanical ventilation in patients with Guillain-Barré syndromeMohamed I Ali
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN 55905, USA
Respir Care 51:1403-7. 2006..Patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome are commonly exposed to prolonged mechanical ventilation. Specific data on ventilatory management of these patients have been limited...
- Acute coronary syndrome and myocardial infarction after orthopedic surgery in a patient with a recently placed drug-eluting stentMichael J Brown
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Clin Anesth 18:537-40. 2006..To our knowledge, this is the first case in the anesthesia literature to report postoperative cardiac morbidity after recent drug-eluting stent deployment...
- Evanescent-wave biosensor for field serodiagnosis of tortoise mycoplasmosisDaniel R Brown
Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 0880, USA
Vet Immunol Immunopathol 124:322-31. 2008....
- Evidence-based medicine: haute couture or the emperor's new clothes?Terese T Horlocker
Anesth Analg 100:1807-10. 2005
- Mycoplasmosis in green iguanas (Iguana iguana)Daniel R Brown
Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 326110880, USA
J Zoo Wildl Med 38:348-51. 2007..We conclude that M. iguanae is unlikely to be an agent of acute disease in iguanas and that M. insons can be considered as normal flora in the respiratory tract of iguanas...
- Seroprevalence of Mycoplasma alligatoris among free-ranging alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in Florida--2003Daniel R Brown
Department of Pathobiology, P O Box 110880, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611 0880, USA
J Zoo Wildl Med 36:340-1. 2005..These results show that alligators throughout Florida have a recent history of exposure to M. alligatoris and suggest that contact with free-ranging alligators may constitute a risk of lethal infection of susceptible crocodilians...