Jerry A Krishnan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Confirmatory spirometry for adults hospitalized with a diagnosis of asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation
    Valentin Prieto Centurion
    University of Illinios at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 12:73. 2012
  2. pmc The prevalence of clinically-relevant comorbid conditions in patients with physician-diagnosed COPD: a cross-sectional study using data from NHANES 1999-2008
    Kerry Schnell
    Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 12:26. 2012
  3. pmc Stakeholder priorities for comparative effectiveness research in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a workshop report
    Jerry A Krishnan
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:320-6. 2013
  4. pmc Adherence to inhaled corticosteroids: an ancillary study of the Childhood Asthma Management Program clinical trial
    Jerry A Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:112-8. 2012
  5. pmc The validity of International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification diagnosis codes for identifying patients hospitalized for COPD exacerbations
    Brian D Stein
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Chest 141:87-93. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The Asthma Control and Communication Instrument: a clinical tool developed for ethnically diverse populations
    Cecilia M Patino
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:936-943.e6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Hospitalizations for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: how you count matters
    Brian D Stein
    Rush University Medical Center, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    COPD 7:164-71. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Duration of vitamin K antagonist therapy for venous thromboembolism: a systematic review of the literature
    Michael B Streiff
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Hematol 81:684-91. 2006
  9. pmc Teaching the use of respiratory inhalers to hospitalized patients with asthma or COPD: a randomized trial
    Valerie G Press
    Section of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 5000, W328, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1317-25. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Perception of airflow obstruction in patients hospitalized for acute asthma
    Steven Q Davis
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:455-61. 2009

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Publications39

  1. pmc Confirmatory spirometry for adults hospitalized with a diagnosis of asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation
    Valentin Prieto Centurion
    University of Illinios at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 12:73. 2012
    ..This study was designed to determine the feasibility of spirometry and to determine its utility to confirm the diagnosis in patients hospitalized with a physician diagnosis of asthma or COPD exacerbation...
  2. pmc The prevalence of clinically-relevant comorbid conditions in patients with physician-diagnosed COPD: a cross-sectional study using data from NHANES 1999-2008
    Kerry Schnell
    Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 12:26. 2012
    ..The objective of this analysis was to estimate the prevalence of comorbidity in COPD using nationally-representative data...
  3. pmc Stakeholder priorities for comparative effectiveness research in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a workshop report
    Jerry A Krishnan
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:320-6. 2013
    ..The methodologies used, detailed in the online supplement, may also help to inform prioritization efforts for CER in other health conditions...
  4. pmc Adherence to inhaled corticosteroids: an ancillary study of the Childhood Asthma Management Program clinical trial
    Jerry A Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:112-8. 2012
    ..Information comparing subjective and objective measurements of adherence to study medications and the effects of adherence on treatment-related differences in asthma clinical trials are limited...
  5. pmc The validity of International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification diagnosis codes for identifying patients hospitalized for COPD exacerbations
    Brian D Stein
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Chest 141:87-93. 2012
    ..However, the validity of these algorithms remains unclear...
  6. doi request reprint The Asthma Control and Communication Instrument: a clinical tool developed for ethnically diverse populations
    Cecilia M Patino
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:936-943.e6. 2008
    ..The Asthma Control and Communication Instrument (ACCI) is a new tool that captures patient report of disease status during routine care...
  7. doi request reprint Hospitalizations for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: how you count matters
    Brian D Stein
    Rush University Medical Center, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    COPD 7:164-71. 2010
    ..To improve our understanding of the burden of AE-COPD and to ensure that quality of care initiatives are not misdirected, a validated approach to identifying patients hospitalized for AE-COPD is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Duration of vitamin K antagonist therapy for venous thromboembolism: a systematic review of the literature
    Michael B Streiff
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Hematol 81:684-91. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the evidence on the optimal duration of vitamin K antagonist (VKA) therapy for venous thromboembolism (VTE)...
  9. pmc Teaching the use of respiratory inhalers to hospitalized patients with asthma or COPD: a randomized trial
    Valerie G Press
    Section of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 5000, W328, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1317-25. 2012
    ..Hospitalized patients frequently misuse their respiratory inhalers, yet it is unclear what the most effective hospital-based educational intervention is for this population...
  10. doi request reprint Perception of airflow obstruction in patients hospitalized for acute asthma
    Steven Q Davis
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:455-61. 2009
    ..Little is known about the perception of airflow obstruction in patients hospitalized for acute asthma...
  11. pmc Tailored education may reduce health literacy disparities in asthma self-management
    Michael K Paasche-Orlow
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:980-6. 2005
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  12. pmc Misuse of respiratory inhalers in hospitalized patients with asthma or COPD
    Valerie G Press
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Instructor, Section of Hospital Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:635-42. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, medications dispensed via respiratory inhalers to patients with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can be difficult to use...
  13. pmc Patient-related factors associated with hospital discharge to a care facility after critical illness
    Brian K Gehlbach
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa, USA
    Am J Crit Care 20:378-86. 2011
    ..Many critically ill patients are transferred to other care facilities instead of to home at hospital discharge...
  14. pmc Mortality in patients hospitalized for asthma exacerbations in the United States
    Vidya Krishnan
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:633-8. 2006
    ..Hospitalizations for asthma exacerbations are common in the United States, but there are no national estimates of outcomes in this population. It is also not known if race disparities in asthma deaths exist among hospitalized patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Asthma-related health status determinants of environmental control practices for inner-city preschool children
    Nadia N Hansel
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:409-17. 2006
    ..Asthma guidelines recommend environmental control practices (ECPs) to improve asthma health. In the inner city, where asthma morbidity is high, it is not known whether children's health status affects the use of ECPs...
  16. pmc An umbrella review: corticosteroid therapy for adults with acute asthma
    Jerry A Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Med 122:977-91. 2009
    ..Combinations of oral and inhaled corticosteroids on emergency department/hospital discharge might minimize the risk of relapse...
  17. doi request reprint Endobronchial biopsy: a guide for asthma therapy selection in the era of bronchial thermoplasty
    Ilyssa O Gordon
    Department of Pathology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Asthma 50:634-41. 2013
    ..In addition, we correlated invasive and non-invasive inflammatory markers in severe persistent asthma...
  18. pmc Maternal asthma and microRNA regulation of soluble HLA-G in the airway
    Jessie Nicodemus-Johnson
    Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:1496-503. 2013
    ..The implicated single nucleotide polymorphism at +3142 disrupted a target site for the microRNA (miR)-152 family. We hypothesized that the interaction effect might be mediated by these miRs...
  19. pmc High frequency chest wall oscillation for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations: a randomized sham-controlled clinical trial
    Amit K Mahajan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S, Wood Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Respir Res 12:120. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the use of HFCWO early in the treatment of adults hospitalized for acute asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  20. pmc Effect of a community-wide asthma intervention on appropriate use of inhaled corticosteroids
    Steven Q Davis
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Urban Health 88:144-55. 2011
    ..These findings suggest an effect of a large multifaceted asthma intervention in improving medication use in the targeted age group. This methodology might also prove useful in the future for assessing the effect of similar interventions...
  21. doi request reprint Safety and feasibility of bronchial thermoplasty in asthma patients with very severe fixed airflow obstruction: a case series
    Diana C Doeing
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Asthma 50:215-8. 2013
    ..Bronchial thermoplasty (BT) can provide relief for patients with severe, uncontrolled asthma despite maximal medical therapy. However, it is unclear whether BT is safe in patients with very severe airflow obstruction...
  22. doi request reprint Type II diabetes mellitus is associated with decreased measures of lung function in a clinical setting
    Oana L Klein
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
    Respir Med 105:1095-8. 2011
    ..We investigated if this relationship is maintained in a clinical setting, independent of respiratory infections and heart failure...
  23. doi request reprint Outcomes associated with tiotropium use in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Todd A Lee
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1403-10. 2009
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the comparative effectiveness of regimens containing tiotropium bromide vs other medication regimens for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in real-world clinical settings...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms and adherence to therapy in inner-city children with asthma
    Susan J Bartlett
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 113:229-37. 2004
    ..Little is known about how depressive symptoms in mothers affects illness management in inner-city children with asthma...
  26. doi request reprint Asthma outcomes: symptoms
    Jerry A Krishnan
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:S124-35. 2012
    ..Respiratory symptoms are commonly used to assess the impact of patient-centered interventions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship of physician estimate of underlying asthma severity to asthma outcomes
    Gregory B Diette
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:546-52. 2004
    ..Implementation of national guidelines for the treatment of asthma requires physician estimates of patients' underlying asthma severity. Asthma severity is commonly assigned based on respiratory symptoms...
  28. pmc Effects of positive airway pressure treatment on clinical measures of hypertension and type 2 diabetes
    Bharati Prasad
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:481-7. 2012
    ..We examined the effectiveness of OSA treatment on clinical blood pressure and diabetes control measures in men with preexisting systemic hypertension or type 2 diabetes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pathologic quantification of connective tissue disease-associated versus idiopathic usual interstitial pneumonia
    Nicole A Cipriani
    Departments of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:1253-8. 2012
    ..Some studies suggest that CTD-UIP has a better prognosis than I-UIP. The histologic differences between CTD-UIP and I-UIP are not clearly defined...
  30. pmc Tidal volume reduction in patients with acute lung injury when plateau pressures are not high
    David N Hager
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1241-5. 2005
    ..We could not identify a safe upper limit for plateau pressures in patients with ALI/ARDS...
  31. ncbi request reprint A prospective, controlled trial of a protocol-based strategy to discontinue mechanical ventilation
    Jerry A Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:673-8. 2004
    ..146 hours), and rates of reinstituting mechanical ventilation (10.3% vs. 9.0%) was similar. We conclude that protocol-directed weaning may be unnecessary in a closed ICU with generous physician staffing and structured rounds...
  32. ncbi request reprint Nebulized beta2-agonist use in high-risk inner-city adults with asthma
    Jerry A Krishnan
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Asthma 40:367-73. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint In-hospital mortality following acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Susheel P Patil
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 7110 A, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1180-6. 2003
    ..Our objective was to obtain a generalizable estimate of in-hospital mortality from acute exacerbation of COPD in the United States and to identify predictors of in-hospital mortality using administrative data...
  34. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of clinical prediction rules for the diagnosis of venous thromboembolism: a systematic review
    Leonardo J Tamariz
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med 117:676-84. 2004
    ..To summarize the evidence on the predictive value of clinical prediction rules for the diagnosis of venous thromboembolism...
  35. ncbi request reprint Low caloric intake is associated with nosocomial bloodstream infections in patients in the medical intensive care unit
    Lewis Rubinson
    Johns Hopkins University, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:350-7. 2004
    ..To determine whether caloric intake is associated with risk of nosocomial bloodstream infection in critically ill medical patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Asthma in older patients: factors associated with hospitalization
    Gregory B Diette
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Room 301, 1830 E Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1123-32. 2002
    ..Although older adults (> or =65 years) with asthma have higher rates of hospitalization and death from asthma than younger adults, the reasons for this are not known...
  37. pmc A call for action: Comparative effectiveness research in asthma
    Jerry A Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:123-7. 2011
    ..We discuss the urgent need to define the appropriate methodologies for CER and to develop and prioritize a research agenda for CER studies in asthmatic subjects with the help of a diverse group of stakeholders...
  38. ncbi request reprint Outpatient therapy with low molecular weight heparin for the treatment of venous thromboembolism: a review of efficacy, safety, and costs
    Jodi B Segal
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med 115:298-308. 2003
    ..To summarize the evidence comparing the efficacy, safety, and costs of outpatient and inpatient treatment of venous thromboembolism...
  39. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of bosentan treatment in idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with the scleroderma spectrum of diseases
    Reda E Girgis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1626-31. 2005
    ..Scant data are available regarding PAH associated with the scleroderma spectrum of diseases (APAH-SSD). Here we review our experience with bosentan in these 2 groups...