D J Pierson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The physiology of dinosaurs: circulatory and respiratory function in the largest animals ever to walk the earth
    David J Pierson
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Respir Care 54:887-911. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Translating evidence into practice
    David J Pierson
    Department of Respiratory Care, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 54:1386-401. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Oxygen in respiratory care: a personal perspective from 40 years in the field
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 58:196-204. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The top 10 reasons why manuscripts are not accepted for publication
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 49:1246-52. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Tracheostomy and weaning
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 50:526-33. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a review and comparison of current resources
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 51:277-88. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Respiratory considerations in the patient with renal failure
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 51:413-22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint History and epidemiology of noninvasive ventilation in the acute-care setting
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 54:40-52. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint How to read a case report (or teaching case of the month)
    David J Pierson
    Department of Respiratory Care, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 54:1372-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Patient-ventilator interaction
    David J Pierson
    Department of Respiratory Care, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Respir Care 56:214-28. 2011

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint The physiology of dinosaurs: circulatory and respiratory function in the largest animals ever to walk the earth
    David J Pierson
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Respir Care 54:887-911. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Translating evidence into practice
    David J Pierson
    Department of Respiratory Care, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 54:1386-401. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Oxygen in respiratory care: a personal perspective from 40 years in the field
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 58:196-204. 2013
    ..Although some additions and modifications have emerged, much of what we understand today about oxygen in respiratory care is owed to the pioneering work of Thomas L Petty more than 40 years ago...
  4. ncbi request reprint The top 10 reasons why manuscripts are not accepted for publication
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 49:1246-52. 2004
    ..This special issue of Respiratory Care and other cited publications offer practical resources for authors to use in overcoming each of these problems...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tracheostomy and weaning
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 50:526-33. 2005
    ..Tracheotomy probably does aid in liberating some patients from ventilatory support, but this may be as much from its effect on clinician behavior as from any physiologic impact...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a review and comparison of current resources
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 51:277-88. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Respiratory considerations in the patient with renal failure
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 51:413-22. 2006
    ..An increasing body of evidence also supports the notion that the kidneys, like the lungs, are susceptible to injury induced as a result of positive-pressure mechanical ventilation...
  8. ncbi request reprint History and epidemiology of noninvasive ventilation in the acute-care setting
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 54:40-52. 2009
    ..This article reviews the history of NIV as applied in acutely ill patients and summarizes the studies of NIV outside the research setting during the last decade...
  9. ncbi request reprint How to read a case report (or teaching case of the month)
    David J Pierson
    Department of Respiratory Care, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 54:1372-8. 2009
    ..This article discusses factors to consider in evaluating individual case reports, and provides a practical semi-quantitative scheme for assessing their potential validity and educational value...
  10. doi request reprint Patient-ventilator interaction
    David J Pierson
    Department of Respiratory Care, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Respir Care 56:214-28. 2011
    ..The papers arising from these discussions represent the most thorough examination of this important aspect of respiratory care yet published...
  11. ncbi request reprint How to write an abstract that will be accepted for presentation at a national meeting
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 49:1206-12. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Case reports in respiratory care
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 49:1186-94. 2004
    ..After submission, authors should view the receipt of reviewers' comments and subsequent manuscript revision as necessary and positive steps toward successful publication...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology and clinical effects of chronic hypoxia
    D J Pierson
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Respir Care 45:39-51; discussion 51-3. 2000
    ..There is reason to believe that continuous, 24-hours-per-day oxygen use in appropriately selected patients would produce a survival benefit even greater than that shown in the NOTT and MRC studies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Translating new understanding into better care for the patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359762, Seattle WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 49:99-109. 2004
    ..Appropriate palliative care can greatly benefit patients and their families in the terminal phase of COPD and needs to be more widely applied...
  15. ncbi request reprint Indications for mechanical ventilation in adults with acute respiratory failure
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Respir Care 47:249-62; discussion 262-5. 2002
    ..The use of IPPV may improve outcomes in patients with severe cardiogenic shock. However, IPPV has not proven to be beneficial in traumatic brain injury and flail chest, in the absence of other indications...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of hypoxemia
    N R Henig
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5236, USA
    Respir Care Clin N Am 6:501-21. 2000
    ..An algorithm is proposed for diagnosing patients who present with hypoxia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Implications of extubation delay in brain-injured patients meeting standard weaning criteria
    W M Coplin
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Neurology, Neurological Surgery, and Respiratory Care, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1530-6. 2000
    ..A randomized trial of extubation at the time brain-injured patients fulfill standard weaning criteria is justifiable...
  18. doi request reprint Impact of offering continuing respiratory care education credit hours on staff participation in a respiratory care journal club
    Carl R Hinkson
    Respiratory Care Department, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Respir Care 56:303-5. 2011
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint The future of respiratory care
    D J Pierson
    Respiratory Care, Department of Medicine, Harbor View Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Respir Care 46:705-18. 2001
    ..10) A continued and enlarging role for the journal Respiratory Care in disseminating research findings, clinical practice guidelines, protocols, and practical educational materials in all areas of the field...
  20. ncbi request reprint Practice variation in respiratory therapy documentation during mechanical ventilation
    Saadia R Akhtar
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Chest 124:2275-82. 2003
    ..One of the key factors in this communication is complete and accurate RT documentation of ventilator settings. Few studies have explored the quality and variability of this documentation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Tracheostomy from A to Z: historical context and current challenges
    David J Pierson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Respir Care 50:473-5. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Tracheal rupture resulting in life-threatening subcutaneous emphysema
    Cynthia J Gries
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 52:191-5. 2007
    ..Decompression with subcutaneous vents immediately reversed the life-threatening circulatory and respiratory compromise and stabilized the patient until surgical correction of the tracheal tear could be accomplished...
  23. ncbi request reprint Trauma critical care
    L M Gentilello
    Departments of Surgery and Medicine, and Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:604-7. 2001
    ..Prompt correction is necessary not only to allow expeditious completion of required surgical procedures, but because this triad, unless interrupted, invariably leads to death during resuscitation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Interruption of oxygen therapy during intrahospital transport of non-ICU patients: elimination of a common problem through caregiver education
    C R Stubbs
    Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104
    Respir Care 39:968-72. 1994
    ..For some, interruption of oxygen therapy during transport could lead to serious complications. In our institution, non-ICU patient transport is done mainly by nonclinical personnel from an independent transport service...
  25. ncbi request reprint Changing pattern of ventilator settings in patients without acute lung injury: changes over 11 years in a single institution
    Phunsup Wongsurakiat
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Chest 126:1281-91. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Acute inhalation injury with evidence of diffuse bronchiolitis following chlorine gas exposure at a swimming pool
    Tanyalak Parimon
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359762, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Respir Care 49:291-4. 2004
    ..The patient was treated with oral corticosteroids and an inhaled beta(2) agonist, to which he responded well, with full clinical recovery occurring over 5 months. This manifestation of chlorine gas exposure at a swimming pool is unusual...
  27. ncbi request reprint Research and publication in respiratory care
    David J Pierson
    Respir Care 49:1145-8. 2004