Murray M Pollack

Summary

Affiliation: Phoenix Children's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric intensive care quality factors
    Murray M Pollack
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Trauma 63:S143-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Review of the acuity scoring systems for the pediatric intensive care unit and their use in quality improvement
    James P Marcin
    University of California, Davis Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA 35817, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:131-40. 2007
  3. pmc The ideal time interval for critical care severity-of-illness assessment
    Murray M Pollack
    Department of Child Health, University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:448-53. 2013
  4. pmc Functional Status Scale: new pediatric outcome measure
    Murray M Pollack
    Phoenix Children s Hospital, 1919 E Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016
    Pediatrics 124:e18-28. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of emergency department care factors with admission and discharge decisions for pediatric patients
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 149:644-649. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric Risk of Hospital Admission score: a second-generation severity-of-illness score for pediatric emergency patients
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 115:388-95. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric red blood cell transfusions increase resource use
    Allyson M Goodman
    Divisions of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Research Institute, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 142:123-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Physician team management affects goal achievement in the intensive care unit
    David C Stockwell
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:540-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences in severity-adjusted pediatric hospitalization rates are associated with race/ethnicity
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1319-24. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Recalibration of the pediatric risk of admission score using a multi-institutional sample
    James M Chamberlain
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Research Institute and Children s Hospital, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:461-8. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric intensive care quality factors
    Murray M Pollack
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Trauma 63:S143-5. 2007
    ..Other studies have demonstrated that the experience of the bedside caregiver is important in patient outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Review of the acuity scoring systems for the pediatric intensive care unit and their use in quality improvement
    James P Marcin
    University of California, Davis Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA 35817, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:131-40. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc The ideal time interval for critical care severity-of-illness assessment
    Murray M Pollack
    Department of Child Health, University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:448-53. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Functional Status Scale: new pediatric outcome measure
    Murray M Pollack
    Phoenix Children s Hospital, 1919 E Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016
    Pediatrics 124:e18-28. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of emergency department care factors with admission and discharge decisions for pediatric patients
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 149:644-649. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric Risk of Hospital Admission score: a second-generation severity-of-illness score for pediatric emergency patients
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 115:388-95. 2005
    ..This study was performed to develop and validate a score in a larger sample of diverse hospitals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric red blood cell transfusions increase resource use
    Allyson M Goodman
    Divisions of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Research Institute, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 142:123-7. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that red blood cell transfusions are associated with increased resource utilization and mortality in critically ill children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physician team management affects goal achievement in the intensive care unit
    David C Stockwell
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:540-5. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine whether there were perceived differences in management and leadership performance within a group of intensivists and to correlate these differences with processes of care outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences in severity-adjusted pediatric hospitalization rates are associated with race/ethnicity
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1319-24. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that severity-adjusted emergency department pediatric admission rates are associated with race/ethnicity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recalibration of the pediatric risk of admission score using a multi-institutional sample
    James M Chamberlain
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Research Institute and Children s Hospital, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:461-8. 2004
    ..We provide a multi-institutional recalibration and validation of the PRISA score and test its performance in 4 additional EDs, including patients with minor injuries and illnesses...
  11. ncbi request reprint Leadership and management training of pediatric intensivists: how do we gain our skills?
    David C Stockwell
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington DC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:665-70. 2005
    ..Intensivists manage a diverse team of health care professionals. For decades, business literature has recognized the value of leadership and management skills, yet this is relatively unexplored in critical care...
  12. ncbi request reprint MultiCenter outcome of pediatric oncology patients requiring intensive care
    Heidi J Dalton
    Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 20:643-9. 2003
    ..Additionally, resource use in terms of lengths of stay in the PICU is not different between cancer and noncancer patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Integrating the Institute of Medicine's six quality aims into pediatric critical care: relevance and applications
    Anthony D Slonim
    Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:264-9. 2005
    ..The Institute of Medicine's six aims provide a useful framework to advance the quality of care in this pediatric subspecialty and perhaps others...
  14. ncbi request reprint Need for shift in focus in research into quality of intensive care
    Murray M Pollack
    George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Lancet 359:95-6. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Association of outcomes with organizational characteristics of neonatal intensive care units
    Murray M Pollack
    Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:1620-9. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that neonatal intensive care unit managerial practices and organizational processes could affect outcomes of births 500-1499 g, and we assessed this in eight neonatal intensive care units...
  16. ncbi request reprint Level II pediatric intensive care units
    Murray M Pollack
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:606-7. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Pediatric hospitalists improve critical care outcomes
    Mary C Ottolini MD
    Crit Care Med 31:986-7. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Long-stay patients: are there any long-term solutions?
    Anthony D Slonim
    Crit Care Med 31:313-4. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Triage scoring systems, severity of illness measures, and mortality prediction models in pediatric trauma
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:S457-67. 2002
    ..As clinicians and researchers, it is imperative that we be knowledgeable of the methodologies and applications of these scoring and risk prediction systems to ensure their quality and appropriate utilization...
  20. ncbi request reprint Easy access to pediatric intensive care unit care: an urban legend?
    Jeanette R M White
    Crit Care Med 30:256-7. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint The volume-outcome relationship in pediatric intensive care units: a conceptual advance or a statistical novelty?
    Murray M Pollack
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:227-8. 2005