Brenda Truman

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Monitoring delirium in critically ill patients. Using the confusion assessment method for the intensive care unit
    Brenda Truman
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 23:25-36; quiz 37-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Large-scale implementation of sedation and delirium monitoring in the intensive care unit: a report from two medical centers
    Brenda Truman Pun
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, and Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1199-205. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Delirium as a predictor of mortality in mechanically ventilated patients in the intensive care unit
    E Wesley Ely
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Health Services Research and the Veterans Affairs Tennessee Valley Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    JAMA 291:1753-62. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Consciousness monitoring in ventilated patients: bispectral EEG monitors arousal not delirium
    E Wesley Ely
    Tennessee Valley Veteran s Affairs Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:1537-43. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Current opinions regarding the importance, diagnosis, and management of delirium in the intensive care unit: a survey of 912 healthcare professionals
    E Wesley Ely
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:106-12. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Monitoring sedation status over time in ICU patients: reliability and validity of the Richmond Agitation-Sedation Scale (RASS)
    E Wesley Ely
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Tennessee Valley Veteran s Affairs Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Nashville 37232, USA
    JAMA 289:2983-91. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Six-month neuropsychological outcome of medical intensive care unit patients
    James C Jackson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Health Services Research and the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center of the Veterans Administration Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:1226-34. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Costs associated with delirium in mechanically ventilated patients
    Eric B Milbrandt
    CRISMA Laboratory Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:955-62. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Monitoring delirium in critically ill patients. Using the confusion assessment method for the intensive care unit
    Brenda Truman
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 23:25-36; quiz 37-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Large-scale implementation of sedation and delirium monitoring in the intensive care unit: a report from two medical centers
    Brenda Truman Pun
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, and Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1199-205. 2005
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  3. ncbi request reprint Delirium as a predictor of mortality in mechanically ventilated patients in the intensive care unit
    E Wesley Ely
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Health Services Research and the Veterans Affairs Tennessee Valley Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    JAMA 291:1753-62. 2004
    ..In the intensive care unit (ICU), delirium is a common yet underdiagnosed form of organ dysfunction, and its contribution to patient outcomes is unclear...
  4. ncbi request reprint Consciousness monitoring in ventilated patients: bispectral EEG monitors arousal not delirium
    E Wesley Ely
    Tennessee Valley Veteran s Affairs Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:1537-43. 2004
    ..e., arousal vs. content of consciousness) the BIS measures. This study compared BIS levels to well-validated clinical measures of arousal and the presence or absence of delirium...
  5. ncbi request reprint Current opinions regarding the importance, diagnosis, and management of delirium in the intensive care unit: a survey of 912 healthcare professionals
    E Wesley Ely
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:106-12. 2004
    ..The aim of this survey was to assess the medical community's beliefs and practices regarding delirium in the intensive care unit...
  6. ncbi request reprint Monitoring sedation status over time in ICU patients: reliability and validity of the Richmond Agitation-Sedation Scale (RASS)
    E Wesley Ely
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Tennessee Valley Veteran s Affairs Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Nashville 37232, USA
    JAMA 289:2983-91. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Six-month neuropsychological outcome of medical intensive care unit patients
    James C Jackson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Health Services Research and the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center of the Veterans Administration Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:1226-34. 2003
    ..To examine neuropsychological function, depression, and quality of life 6 months after discharge in patients who received mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unit...
  8. ncbi request reprint Costs associated with delirium in mechanically ventilated patients
    Eric B Milbrandt
    CRISMA Laboratory Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:955-62. 2004
    ..To determine the costs associated with delirium in mechanically ventilated medical intensive care unit patients...