Emir Festic

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 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
  2. doi 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
  3. 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
  4. doi 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint 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...
  2. doi 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...
  3. 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...
  4. doi 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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)...
  11. 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...
  12. 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. ..
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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)...
  16. 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
    ..Objectives: To determine the frequency and outcome of ALI development in patients at risk and validate a lung injury prediction score (LIPS)...
  17. doi 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...
  18. 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...