Emir Festic

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The utility of serum procalcitonin in distinguishing systemic inflammatory response syndrome from infection after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Emir Festic
    Departments of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL, 32224, USA
    Neurocrit Care 20:375-81. 2014
  2. pmc Prehospital use of inhaled corticosteroids and point prevalence of pneumonia at the time of hospital admission: secondary analysis of a multicenter cohort study
    Emir Festic
    Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 89:154-62. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Prehospital use of inhaled steroids and incidence of acute lung injury among patients at risk
    Emir Festic
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine and Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL Electronic address
    J Crit Care 28:985-91. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Blood transfusion is an important predictor of hospital mortality among patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Emir Festic
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 4500, San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurocrit Care 18:209-15. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Perspectives of physicians and nurses regarding end-of-life care in the intensive care unit
    Emir Festic
    Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 27:45-54. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute respiratory failure due to pneumocystis pneumonia in patients without human immunodeficiency virus infection: outcome and associated features
    Emir Festic
    Division of Primary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Chest 128:573-9. 2005
  7. pmc Predicting risk of postoperative lung injury in high-risk surgical patients: a multicenter cohort study
    Daryl J Kor
    From the Department of Anesthesiology D J K, Department of Health Sciences Research R K L, R E C, and Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine O G, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Surgery P K P and Department of Anesthesiology J M B, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Surgery H L A, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts P C H Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina J J H Departme nt of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts E K B Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina R R B Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas A A Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida E F Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York M N G and Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts D S T
    Anesthesiology 120:1168-81. 2014
  8. pmc Association of prehospitalization aspirin therapy and acute lung injury: results of a multicenter international observational study of at-risk patients
    Daryl J Kor
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:2393-400. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The influence of prehospital systemic corticosteroid use on development of acute respiratory distress syndrome and hospital outcomes
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    Division of Pulmonary and Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1679-85. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Prehospital amiodarone may increase the incidence of acute respiratory distress syndrome among patients at risk
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    J Crit Care 27:447-53. 2012

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint The utility of serum procalcitonin in distinguishing systemic inflammatory response syndrome from infection after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Emir Festic
    Departments of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL, 32224, USA
    Neurocrit Care 20:375-81. 2014
    ..Procalcitonin (PCT) has been studied among general critical care patients as a biomarker for infection. We hypothesized that PCT could be useful to distinguish SIRS from sepsis in aSAH patients...
  2. pmc Prehospital use of inhaled corticosteroids and point prevalence of pneumonia at the time of hospital admission: secondary analysis of a multicenter cohort study
    Emir Festic
    Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 89:154-62. 2014
    ..To address clinical concern regarding the use of inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) and the risk for pneumonia, particularly among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prehospital use of inhaled steroids and incidence of acute lung injury among patients at risk
    Emir Festic
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine and Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL Electronic address
    J Crit Care 28:985-91. 2013
    ..Inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) attenuated lung injury in animal studies. We investigated the association between prehospital ICS and incidence of acute lung injury (ALI) among patients at risk...
  4. doi request reprint Blood transfusion is an important predictor of hospital mortality among patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Emir Festic
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 4500, San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurocrit Care 18:209-15. 2013
    ..Red blood cell (RBC) transfusion after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH) has been associated with increased mortality but prior studies have not adequately adjusted for transfusion-indication bias...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perspectives of physicians and nurses regarding end-of-life care in the intensive care unit
    Emir Festic
    Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 27:45-54. 2012
    ..The delivery of end-of-life care (EOLC) in the intensive care unit (ICU) varies widely among medical care providers. The differing opinions of nurses and physicians regarding EOLC may help identify areas of improvement...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute respiratory failure due to pneumocystis pneumonia in patients without human immunodeficiency virus infection: outcome and associated features
    Emir Festic
    Division of Primary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Chest 128:573-9. 2005
    ..To examine outcome and associated factors of acute respiratory failure (ARF) in non-HIV-related Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) in patients admitted to a medical ICU between 1995 and 2002...
  7. pmc Predicting risk of postoperative lung injury in high-risk surgical patients: a multicenter cohort study
    Daryl J Kor
    From the Department of Anesthesiology D J K, Department of Health Sciences Research R K L, R E C, and Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine O G, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Surgery P K P and Department of Anesthesiology J M B, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Surgery H L A, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts P C H Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina J J H Departme nt of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts E K B Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina R R B Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas A A Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida E F Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York M N G and Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts D S T
    Anesthesiology 120:1168-81. 2014
    ..The authors tested and refined the previously reported surgical lung injury prediction (SLIP) model in a multicenter cohort of at-risk surgical patients...
  8. pmc Association of prehospitalization aspirin therapy and acute lung injury: results of a multicenter international observational study of at-risk patients
    Daryl J Kor
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:2393-400. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between prehospitalization aspirin therapy and incident acute lung injury in a heterogeneous cohort of at-risk medical patients...
  9. doi request reprint The influence of prehospital systemic corticosteroid use on development of acute respiratory distress syndrome and hospital outcomes
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    Division of Pulmonary and Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1679-85. 2013
    ..Use of prehospital systemic corticosteroid therapy may prevent the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome and improve hospital outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint Prehospital amiodarone may increase the incidence of acute respiratory distress syndrome among patients at risk
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    J Crit Care 27:447-53. 2012
    ..This study aims to estimate whether prehospital amiodarone also increases the risk of ALI/ARDS...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ventilator-associated lung injury in patients without acute lung injury at the onset of mechanical ventilation
    Ognjen Gajic
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1817-24. 2004
    ..We tested the hypothesis that acute lung injury, which develops after the initiation of mechanical ventilation, is associated with known risk factors for ventilator-induced lung injury such as ventilation with large tidal volume...
  12. ncbi request reprint When less is more in the intensive care unit; lessons learned
    Emir Festic
    Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Bosn J Basic Med Sci 9:54-8. 2009
    ..However, they have to be sensitive to individual circumstances, patient and family preferences, and avoidance of harm...
  13. pmc Airway pepsin levels in otherwise healthy surgical patients receiving general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation
    J Kyle Bohman
    Department of Anesthesia, and Multidisciplinary Epidemiology and TranslationalResearch in Intensive Care Study Group, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Chest 143:1407-13. 2013
    ..This study attempts to define normal levels of airway pepsin in adults and distinguish between pepsin A (exclusive to stomach) and pepsin C (which can be expressed by pneumocytes)...
  14. doi request reprint Methylene blue-associated serotonin syndrome: a 'green' encephalopathy after parathyroidectomy
    Michael Rowley
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurocrit Care 11:88-93. 2009
    ..Several recent reports suggest neurological toxicity and post-operative altered mental state typically after large dose infusions. The mechanism by which MB has neurotoxic effects in some patients remains uncertain...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of therapeutic hypothermia on gas exchange and respiratory mechanics: a retrospective cohort study
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    1 Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida
    Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag 4:88-95. 2014
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  16. doi request reprint Emerging pharmacological therapies for prevention and early treatment of acute lung injury
    Enrique Ortiz-Diaz
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 34:448-58. 2013
    ..Randomized, controlled trials are currently being designed and implemented to address their efficacy in populations at risk for ALI. ..
  17. pmc Obstructive sleep apnea, obesity, and the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    Division of Pulmonary and Department of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:657-62. 2014
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may increase the risk of respiratory complications and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) among surgical patients. OSA is more prevalent among obese individuals; obesity can predispose to ARDS...
  18. doi request reprint Intraventricular nicardipine for aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage related vasospasm: assessment of 90 days outcome
    Na Lu
    Clinical Research Internship Study Program, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Neurocrit Care 16:368-75. 2012
    ..We evaluated the safety of intraventricular nicardipine (IVN) for vasospasm (VSP) in aSAH patients, and outcomes compared with a control population...
  19. pmc Early identification of patients at risk of acute lung injury: evaluation of lung injury prediction score in a multicenter cohort study
    Ognjen Gajic
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:462-70. 2011
    ..Accurate, early identification of patients at risk for developing acute lung injury (ALI) provides the opportunity to test and implement secondary prevention strategies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications in survivors of cardiac arrest admitted to the medical intensive care unit
    Ognjen Gajic
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 60:65-9. 2004
    ..To describe the incidence, associated factors and outcome of infectious complications in patients admitted to the medical intensive care unit (MICU) after cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Retrocardiac herniation of atelectatic lung into the opposite chest
    John E Moss
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:662. 2012
    ..Postoperatively he was found with increasing dyspnea and oxygen requirements. Computed tomography of the chest showed retrocardiac herniation of atelectatic lung into the contralateral hemithorax...
  22. doi request reprint Stress-induced cardiomyopathy complicating a stroke caused by an air embolism
    Lioudmila V Karnatovskaia
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 19:224-7. 2012
    ..Prompt recognition of air embolism-induced cerebrovascular events and stress cardiomyopathy by clinicians is imperative to the timely initiation of appropriate management and a successful treatment outcome...