John P Kress

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Etomidate, sepsis, and adrenal function: not as bad as we thought?
    Ryan Kamp
    University of Chicago Hospitals, S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Crit Care 11:145. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Sedation and mobility: changing the paradigm
    John P Kress
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Clin 29:67-75. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Medical and economic implications of physical disability of survivorship
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 33:339-47. 2012
  4. pmc Strategies to optimize analgesia and sedation
    William D Schweickert
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Crit Care 12:S6. 2008
  5. pmc Diagnostic utility of B-type natriuretic peptide in critically ill patients with pulmonary edema: a prospective cohort study
    Joseph E Levitt
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, MC 5236, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Crit Care 12:R3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Sedation and analgesia in the intensive care unit
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:1024-8. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Clinical trials of early mobilization of critically ill patients
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:S442-7. 2009
  8. pmc The complex interplay between delirium, sepsis and sedation
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland, MC 6026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care 14:164. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Delirium and sedation
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 6026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Clin 20:419-33, ix. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The long-term psychological effects of daily sedative interruption on critically ill patients
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1457-61. 2003

Research Grants

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Publications38

  1. pmc Etomidate, sepsis, and adrenal function: not as bad as we thought?
    Ryan Kamp
    University of Chicago Hospitals, S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Crit Care 11:145. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Sedation and mobility: changing the paradigm
    John P Kress
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Clin 29:67-75. 2013
    ..Mobilization of mechanically ventilated patients is feasible, safe, and carries the potential for tremendous benefit for our patients...
  3. doi request reprint Medical and economic implications of physical disability of survivorship
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 33:339-47. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Strategies to optimize analgesia and sedation
    William D Schweickert
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Crit Care 12:S6. 2008
    ..Ongoing investigations are evaluating the broad applicability of these types of protocols, and currently one may only speculate on whether one strategy is superior to another...
  5. pmc Diagnostic utility of B-type natriuretic peptide in critically ill patients with pulmonary edema: a prospective cohort study
    Joseph E Levitt
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, MC 5236, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Crit Care 12:R3. 2008
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) can effectively identify congestive heart failure in the emergency room setting but, despite increasing use, its diagnostic utility has not been validated in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sedation and analgesia in the intensive care unit
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:1024-8. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Clinical trials of early mobilization of critically ill patients
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:S442-7. 2009
    ..With preliminary studies demonstrating remarkable feasibility and successes, further prospective studies of early mobilization are needed to evaluate this intervention...
  8. pmc The complex interplay between delirium, sepsis and sedation
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland, MC 6026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care 14:164. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Delirium and sedation
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 6026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Clin 20:419-33, ix. 2004
    ..This article discusses delirium and sedation as it applies to dying patients, and provides recommendations for effective management strategies to optimize the experience of such patients at the end of life...
  10. ncbi request reprint The long-term psychological effects of daily sedative interruption on critically ill patients
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1457-61. 2003
    ..8 vs. 54.3, p=0.08). We conclude that daily sedative interruption does not result in adverse psychological outcomes, reduces symptoms of PTSD, and may be associated with reductions in posttraumatic stress disorder...
  11. doi request reprint Feasibility of physical and occupational therapy beginning from initiation of mechanical ventilation
    Mark C Pohlman
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:2089-94. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Rapidly reversible, sedation-related delirium versus persistent delirium in the intensive care unit
    Shruti B Patel
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 189:658-65. 2014
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Early physical and occupational therapy in mechanically ventilated, critically ill patients: a randomised controlled trial
    William D Schweickert
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Lancet 373:1874-82. 2009
    ..We assessed the efficacy of combining daily interruption of sedation with physical and occupational therapy on functional outcomes in patients receiving mechanical ventilation in intensive care...
  14. doi request reprint Sedation and analgesia for the mechanically ventilated patient
    David R Brush
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:131-41, ix. 2009
    ..Strategies that may help to improve patient outcomes include thoughtful selection of medications, use of objective sedation and pain scales, and implementation of protocolized sedation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sedation in the mechanically ventilated patient
    John P Kress
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:2541-6. 2006
    ..To discuss the approach to sedation of the mechanically ventilated patient...
  16. ncbi request reprint Daily interruption of sedative infusions and complications of critical illness in mechanically ventilated patients
    William D Schweickert
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1272-6. 2004
    ..Whether this sedation strategy reduces the incidence of complications commonly associated with critical illness is not known...
  17. ncbi request reprint The relationship between sedative infusion requirements and permissive hypercapnia in critically ill, mechanically ventilated patients
    Ajeet G Vinayak
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1668-73. 2006
    ..With increased attention to lung-protective ventilation, characterization of sedative requirements with PH and determination of sedative dose changes with PH are needed...
  18. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of intermittent lorazepam versus propofol with daily interruption in mechanically ventilated patients
    Shannon S Carson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 4134 Bioinformatics Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7020, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1326-32. 2006
    ..To compare duration of mechanical ventilation for patients randomized to receive lorazepam by intermittent bolus administration vs. continuous infusions of propofol using protocols that include scheduled daily interruption of sedation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Daily sedative interruption in mechanically ventilated patients at risk for coronary artery disease
    John P Kress
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:365-71. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of myocardial ischemia in mechanically ventilated patients with coronary risk factors and compare periods of sedative interruption vs. sedative infusion...
  20. doi request reprint Implementing early mobilization interventions in mechanically ventilated patients in the ICU
    William D Schweickert
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Chest 140:1612-7. 2011
    ..Future research to address the benefits of early mobilization in other patient populations is needed. In addition, the potential for early mobilization to impact long-term outcomes in ICU survivors requires further study...
  21. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of a paired sedation and ventilator weaning protocol for mechanically ventilated patients in intensive care (Awakening and Breathing Controlled trial): a randomised controlled trial
    Timothy D Girard
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    Lancet 371:126-34. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess a protocol that paired spontaneous awakening trials (SATs)-ie, daily interruption of sedatives-with spontaneous breathing trials (SBTs)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the external jugular vein examination in detecting abnormal central venous pressure in critically ill patients
    Ajeet G Vinayak
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2132-7. 2006
    ..Central venous pressure (CVP) provides important information for the management of critically ill patients. The external jugular vein (EJV) is easier to visualize than the internal jugular vein and may give a reliable estimate of CVP...
  23. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial evaluating postinsertion neck ultrasound in peripherally inserted central catheter procedures
    William D Schweickert
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:1217-21. 2009
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Improving the process of informed consent in the critically ill
    Nicole Davis
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Pritzker School of Medicine, and the Office of Risk Management, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 289:1963-8. 2003
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of intensivists in obtaining informed consent...
  25. doi request reprint Sedation and analgesia in the mechanically ventilated patient
    Shruti B Patel
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:486-97. 2012
    ..In this article, we review advances in the field of ICU sedation to provide an up-to-date perspective on management of the mechanically ventilated ICU patient...
  26. doi request reprint Excessive tidal volume from breath stacking during lung-protective ventilation for acute lung injury
    Mark C Pohlman
    Departments of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:3019-23. 2008
    ..Low tidal volume ventilation strategies for patients with respiratory failure from acute lung injury may lead to breath stacking and higher volumes than intended...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sedation in the intensive care unit
    Brian K Gehlbach
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 8:290-8. 2002
    ..Daily interruption of continuous sedative infusions is a simple and effective way of addressing this problem. A glossary of sedative drugs commonly used in the ICU is included in this review...
  28. doi request reprint Impact of ventilator adjustment and sedation-analgesia practices on severe asynchrony in patients ventilated in assist-control mode
    Gerald Chanques
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:2177-87. 2013
    ..The objective of this investigation was to evaluate 1) which interventions were used by managing clinicians to address severe breath stacking; and 2) how effective these measures were...
  29. doi request reprint Issues affecting the delivery of physical therapy services for individuals with critical illness
    Amy J Pawlik
    Department of Therapy Services, University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 1081, W109, Chicago, IL 60637 1470, USA
    Phys Ther 93:256-65. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article is to explore the issues that the physical therapy profession needs to address as the rehabilitation management of the patient with critical illness evolves...
  30. doi request reprint Role of analgesics, sedatives, neuromuscular blockers, and delirium
    Jesse B Hall
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Merion Station, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:S416-21. 2009
    ..This review surveys recent literature documenting these relationships and identifying approaches to minimize pharmacologic contributions to intensive care unit-acquired weakness...
  31. pmc Early cardiac arrest in patients hospitalized with pneumonia: a report from the American Heart Association's Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation Program
    Gordon E Carr
    Section of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Arizona Health Sciences Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 85724, USA
    Chest 141:1528-36. 2012
    ..Recent data suggest that cardiac arrest may also be common, yet few previous studies have addressed this. Accordingly, we sought to characterize early cardiac arrest in patients who are hospitalized with coexisting pneumonia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Correlates of prolonged hospitalization in inner-city ICU patients receiving noninvasive and invasive positive pressure ventilation for status asthmaticus
    Brian Gehlbach
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Chest 122:1709-14. 2002
    ..To describe the outcome of patients with status asthmaticus (SA) treated in a medical ICU with positive pressure ventilation (PPV), and to identify those factors associated with increased length of hospital stay...
  33. ncbi request reprint Randomized ICU trials do not demonstrate an association between interventions that reduce delirium duration and short-term mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nada S Al-Qadheeb
    1Department of Pharmacy Practice, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 2Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 3Departments of Pharmacy and Critical Care Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 4Department of Critical Care, Faculty of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada 5Department of Critical Care Medicine and Neuroscience Institute, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 6Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    Crit Care Med 42:1442-54. 2014
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Acute tachypnea during mechanical ventilation in a 62-year-old man with multiple myeloma involving the spinal cord
    Nuala J Meyer
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Chest 130:616-9. 2006
  35. pmc Immune dysfunction prior to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia is a determinant of long-term mortality
    Jared A Greenberg
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88197. 2014
    ..We undertook this study to identify characteristics of patients who are at high risk for death after surviving a common type of blood-stream infection...
  36. ncbi request reprint Skin necrosis after extravasation of low-dose vasopressin administered for septic shock
    Jeremy M Kahn
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:1899-901. 2002
    ..To describe a case of severe skin necrosis resulting from peripheral intravenous administration of low-dose vasopressin in a patient with catecholamine-resistant septic shock...
  37. ncbi request reprint The utility of albuterol nebulized with heliox during acute asthma exacerbations
    John P Kress
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:1317-21. 2002
    ..This is likely due to the low-density gas improving albuterol deposition in the distal airways...
  38. pmc Economic evaluation of propofol and lorazepam for critically ill patients undergoing mechanical ventilation
    Christopher E Cox
    Duke University, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:706-14. 2008
    ..Therefore, we aimed to determine the cost-effectiveness of the most commonly used sedatives prescribed for mechanically ventilated critically ill patients...

Research Grants1

  1. Strategies for Improving Sedation Outcomes in the ICU
    JOHN KRESS; Fiscal Year: 2005
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