N B Hampson

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Mason Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Residential carbon monoxide alarm use: opportunities for poisoning prevention
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Environ Health 73:30-3. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Partnering with a medical specialty society to perform online public health surveillance
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 39:647-55. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Altitude exposures during commercial flight: a reappraisal
    Neil B Hampson
    Virginia Mason Medical Center, H4 CHM, 1100 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 84:27-31. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Practice recommendations in the diagnosis, management, and prevention of carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Department of Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, H4 CHM, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:1095-101. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Noninvasive pulse CO-oximetry expedites evaluation and management of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:2021-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Prospective assessment of outcomes in 411 patients treated with hyperbaric oxygen for chronic radiation tissue injury
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer 118:3860-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning do not correlate with the initial carboxyhemoglobin level
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 39:657-65. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a noninvasive pulse CO-oximeter to measure blood carboxyhemoglobin levels in bingo players
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Respir Care 51:758-60. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Stability of carboxyhemoglobin in stored and mailed blood samples
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:191-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence of carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:838-41. 2005

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Residential carbon monoxide alarm use: opportunities for poisoning prevention
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Environ Health 73:30-3. 2011
    ..Reasons for failure to use CO alarms related largely to lack of knowledge about the devices and motivation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Partnering with a medical specialty society to perform online public health surveillance
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 39:647-55. 2012
    ..Extensive epidemiologic information about CO poisoning in the United States has been collected, and the utility of partnering with a medical specialty society for disease-specific surveillance demonstrated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Altitude exposures during commercial flight: a reappraisal
    Neil B Hampson
    Virginia Mason Medical Center, H4 CHM, 1100 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 84:27-31. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to measure peak cabin altitudes during U.S. domestic commercial flights on a variety of aircraft...
  4. doi request reprint Practice recommendations in the diagnosis, management, and prevention of carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Department of Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, H4 CHM, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:1095-101. 2012
    ..Supporting data were drawn from the published, peer-reviewed literature on CO poisoning, placing emphasis on selecting studies that most closely mirror clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint Noninvasive pulse CO-oximetry expedites evaluation and management of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:2021-4. 2012
    ..This study examines whether use of pulse CO-oximetry shortens the time to diagnosis and treatment of patients with carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning...
  6. doi request reprint Prospective assessment of outcomes in 411 patients treated with hyperbaric oxygen for chronic radiation tissue injury
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer 118:3860-8. 2012
    ..The authors report prospectively collected patient outcomes from a single center's large experience using hyperbaric oxygen to treat chronic radiation injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning do not correlate with the initial carboxyhemoglobin level
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 39:657-65. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine whether prospectively collected symptoms correlate with specific COHB level ranges in a large population of CO-poisoned patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of a noninvasive pulse CO-oximeter to measure blood carboxyhemoglobin levels in bingo players
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Respir Care 51:758-60. 2006
    ..Though smokers are known to have elevated blood carboxyhemoglobin (COHb), due to inhalation of carbon monoxide (CO) in cigarette smoke, limited data exist regarding COHb levels in nonsmokers exposed to secondhand smoke...
  9. doi request reprint Stability of carboxyhemoglobin in stored and mailed blood samples
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:191-5. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to assess the stability of COHb in stored and mailed blood samples anticoagulated with heparin...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence of carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:838-41. 2005
    ..This study sought to examine trends in other potential indicators of the incidence of carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States...
  11. doi request reprint Carboxyhemoglobin levels in carbon monoxide poisoning: do they correlate with the clinical picture?
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:665-9. 2008
    ..However, the evidence supporting this concept is scanty. The present study was performed to analyze COHb measurements in a large population of patients with CO poisoning to determine whether clinically significant correlates exist...
  12. doi request reprint Risk factors for short-term mortality from carbon monoxide poisoning treated with hyperbaric oxygen
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Madsen Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:2523-7. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to 1) determine the short-term mortality risk for patients treated with hyperbaric oxygen for CO poisoning, and 2) determine whether any factors related to the poisoning episode are predictive of mortality...
  13. doi request reprint Increased long-term mortality among survivors of acute carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:1941-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze long-term mortality of a large population of CO-poisoned patients treated at one medical center over three decades...
  14. ncbi request reprint Inducing high levels of carbon monoxide in a tent
    Neil B Hampson
    Department of Medicine, Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:204; 207-8. 2005
  15. doi request reprint Residential carbon monoxide poisoning from motor vehicles
    Neil B Hampson
    Department of Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:75-7. 2011
    ..Although morbidity and mortality from accidental carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning are high in the United States, identification of common but poorly recognized sources should help prevention efforts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Outcome of patients experiencing cardiac arrest with carbon monoxide poisoning treated with hyperbaric oxygen
    N B Hampson
    Hyperbaric Medicine Department, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 38:36-41. 2001
    ..Opinions of hyperbaric medicine physicians regarding the treatment of such patients were also sought...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pulse oximetry in severe carbon monoxide poisoning
    N B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    Chest 114:1036-41. 1998
    ..To evaluate the accuracy and quantitate the error of pulse oximetry measurements of arterial oxygenation in patients with severe carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning...
  18. ncbi request reprint Carbon monoxide poisoning: interpretation of randomized clinical trials and unresolved treatment issues
    N B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 28:157-64. 2001
    ..Such a trial should attempt to determine the optimal number of HBO2 treatments and the maximum treatment delay from CO poisoning for HBO2 to provide efficacy in patients with specific risk factors for a poor outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive measurement of carboxyhemoglobin levels for adjustment of diffusion capacity measured during pulmonary function testing
    Anne M Mahoney
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue, C7 PUL, Seattle WA 98101, USA
    Respir Care 52:1741-3. 2007
    ..We sought to assess the utility of routine carboxyhemoglobin measurement and subsequent D(LCO) correction in patients referred for PFT...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of hyperbaric exposure on the integrity of the internal components of commercially available cochlear implant systems
    Douglas D Backous
    The Listen for Life Center at Virginia Mason, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue, X10 0N, Seattle, WA 98111, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 23:463-7; discussion 467. 2002
    ..This study investigated whether pressure changes common to scuba diving and to hyperbaric oxygen therapy would not cause crush damage or leakage from critical seals in commercially available cochlear implants...
  21. ncbi request reprint Carbon monoxide poisoning from portable electric generators
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:123-5. 2005
    ..This study sought to describe the population poisoned from CO produced by portable electric generators, and to determine the reasons that generators are operated in a hazardous fashion...
  22. ncbi request reprint Carboxyhemoglobin measurement by hospitals: implications for the diagnosis of carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Emerg Med 31:13-6. 2006
    ..Fewer than one-half of acute care hospitals in a four-state region have the capability to measure COHb levels. This has the potential to significantly impact diagnosis or treatment of patients with acute CO poisoning...
  23. ncbi request reprint Rate of delivery of hyperbaric oxygen treatments does not affect response in soft tissue radionecrosis
    N B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 34:329-34. 2007
    ..For various reasons, different hyperbaric facilities offer these treatments once or twice daily and from 5-7 days weekly. It is not known whether the clinical response differs as a result of the rate of administration of HBO2 treatments...
  24. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized clinical trial comparing two hyperbaric treatment protocols for carbon monoxide poisoning
    N B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center 1100 Ninth Avenue Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 33:27-32. 2006
    ..A pilot study was conducted to evaluate the feasibility of randomizing patients to different protocols and to determine whether any large differences in clinical outcome were present between the two most common protocols...
  25. ncbi request reprint Carbon monoxide poisoning: a new incidence for an old disease
    N B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 34:163-8. 2007
    ..This study was performed to estimate the number of emergency department (ED) visits annually in the USA for carbon monoxide poisoning...
  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment of gastrointestinal radiation injury with hyperbaric oxygen
    G T Marshall
    Section of General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 34:35-42. 2007
    ..Chronic radiation enteritis develops in 5-20% of patients following abdominal and pelvic radiation. Current treatments are largely ineffective...
  27. ncbi request reprint Near-infrared optical responses in feline brain and skeletal muscle tissues during respiratory acid-base imbalance
    N B Hampson
    Department of Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98111
    Brain Res 519:249-54. 1990
    ..These experiments demonstrate preferential distribution of oxygen to brain during hypercapnia and the ability of NIR spectroscopy to assess regional oxygenation in multiple tissues non-invasively...
  28. doi request reprint Dying to play video games: carbon monoxide poisoning from electrical generators used after hurricane Ike
    Caroline E Fife
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 6431 Fannin St, MSB 1 247, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e1035-8. 2009
    ..Although it is typically believed that generators were used to power air conditioning and refrigeration, this report demonstrates an unsuspected reason for their use...
  29. ncbi request reprint Storm-related carbon monoxide poisoning: lessons learned from recent epidemics
    N B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 33:257-63. 2006
    ..It is hoped that each of these lessons are used to develop public programs designed to prevent storm-associated CO poisoning in the future...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hyperbaric treatment of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States
    N B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 32:21-6. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to determine numbers of patients treated with HBO2 annually over the past decade in the US and whether there is a consensus about the number of treatments per patient...
  31. pmc Carbon monoxide epidemic among immigrant populations: King County, Washington, 2006
    Reena K Gulati
    Communicable Disease Epidemiology and Immunization Section, Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1687-92. 2009
    ..We investigated an outbreak of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning after a power outage to determine its extent, identify risk factors, and develop prevention measures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen treatment protocols for mandibular osteoradionecrosis
    C E Wreford-Brown
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 30:175-9. 2003
    ..There are no clinical data to support that any one treatment protocol is superior in out come to any other...
  33. ncbi request reprint Treatment of radiation induced hemorrhagic cystitis with hyperbaric oxygen
    John M Corman
    Section of Urology and Renal Transplantation, and the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Urol 169:2200-2. 2003
    ..Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is now a widely accepted treatment option for radiation induced hemorrhagic cystitis. We assess the efficacy of hyperbaric oxygen for treatment of hemorrhagic cystitis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen does not accelerate latent in vivo prostate cancer: implications for the treatment of radiation-induced haemorrhagic cystitis
    Kian Tai Chong
    Section of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    BJU Int 94:1275-8. 2004
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  35. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of headache associated with acute carbon monoxide poisoning
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Headache 42:220-3. 2002
    ..To evaluate systematically the characteristics of headache due to acute exposure to carbon monoxide...
  36. ncbi request reprint Early hyperbaric oxygen therapy improves outcome for radiation-induced hemorrhagic cystitis
    Kian Tai Chong
    Section of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98111, USA
    Urology 65:649-53. 2005
    ..HBO2 therapy is an effective treatment for radiation-induced hemorrhagic cystitis, with reported response rates ranging from 76% to 100%...
  37. ncbi request reprint Partial seizure provoked by hyperbaric oxygen therapy: possible mechanisms and implications
    Michael J Doherty
    Swedish Epilepsy Center, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98122, USA
    Epilepsia 46:974-6. 2005
    ..Mechanisms and implications are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Carboxyhemoglobin elevation due to hemolytic anemia
    Neil B Hampson
    Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Emerg Med 33:17-9. 2007
    ..With the availability of new non-invasive measurement technology to detect COHb elevations, emergency clinicians are likely to see COHb elevation as a manifestation of hemolytic anemia...
  39. ncbi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for radiation induced proctopathy in men treated for prostate cancer
    Marc A Dall'Era
    Section of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Virginia Mason Medical Center and Department of Urology, University of Washington, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    J Urol 176:87-90. 2006
    ..We reviewed our experience with hyperbaric oxygen therapy for radiation induced proctitis in patients undergoing radiation treatment for prostate cancer...
  40. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive CO measurement by first responders. A suggested management algorithm
    Neil B Hampson
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, USA
    JEMS 31:S10-2. 2006
  41. ncbi request reprint Response to review article on acute carbon monoxide poisoning and the role of hyperbaric oxygen
    Neil B Hampson
    Emerg Med Australas 16:481; discussion 481-2. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint "Therapeutic" carbon monoxide may be toxic
    Stephen R Thom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1318. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint In response to the negative randomized controlled hyperbaric trial by Annane et al in the treatment of mandibular ORN
    John J Feldmeier
    Undersea Hyperb Med 32:141-3. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint "Low-level" carbon monoxide administration may carry risk
    Neil B Hampson
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:784; author reply 784-5. 2005