Ghada Bourjeily

Summary

Affiliation: Women and Infants' Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Obstetric disorders in the ICU
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, Women and Infants Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:89-102, viii. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism in pregnancy
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Lancet 375:500-12. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Pregnancy and fetal outcomes of symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing
    G Bourjeily
    Dept of Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, 100 Dudley Street, 3rd Floor, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Eur Respir J 36:849-55. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Neonatal thyroid function: effect of a single exposure to iodinated contrast medium in utero
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI, USA
    Radiology 256:744-50. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in pregnancy
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 100 Dudley Street, Suite 1100, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Clin Chest Med 32:175-89, x. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Outcomes of negative multidetector computed tomography with pulmonary angiography in pregnant women suspected of pulmonary embolism
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Women s Medicine Collaborative of Lifespan, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Lung 190:105-11. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness in late pregnancy may not always be normal: results from a cross-sectional study
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Women s Medicine Collaborative of Lifespan, The Miriam Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 146 West River Street, Suite 11 C, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:735-40. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Patient and provider perceptions of sleep disordered breathing assessment during prenatal care: a survey-based observational study
    Ghada Bourjeily
    The Miriam Hospital, Women s Medicine Collaborative of Lifespan, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 146 West River Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 6:211-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of severity-of-illness scores in critically ill obstetric patients: a 6-year retrospective cohort
    José Rojas-Suarez
    1Intensive Care Unit, Gestion Salud S A, Cartagena, Colombia 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Grupo de Investigación en Cuidados Intensivos y Obstetricia, GRICIO, Universidad de Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia 3Department of Medicine, Women s Medicine Collaborative, The Miriam Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Crit Care Med 42:1047-54. 2014
  10. pmc Validation of the Apnea Risk Evaluation System (ARES) Device Against Laboratory Polysomnography in Pregnant Women at Risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
    Katherine M Sharkey
    Department of Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Sleep Disorders Center of Lifespan Hospitals, Providence, RI
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:497-502. 2014

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Obstetric disorders in the ICU
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, Women and Infants Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:89-102, viii. 2009
    ..This article reviews obstetric disorders leading to intensive care unit admissions...
  2. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism in pregnancy
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Lancet 375:500-12. 2010
    ..Appropriate prophylaxis should be weighed against the risk of complications and offered according to risk stratification...
  3. doi request reprint Pregnancy and fetal outcomes of symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing
    G Bourjeily
    Dept of Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, 100 Dudley Street, 3rd Floor, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Eur Respir J 36:849-55. 2010
    ..Symptoms of SDB are common in pregnancy and associated with a higher likelihood of gestational hypertensive disorders, gestational diabetes and unplanned Caesarean deliveries...
  4. doi request reprint Neonatal thyroid function: effect of a single exposure to iodinated contrast medium in utero
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI, USA
    Radiology 256:744-50. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of in utero exposure to a single dose of water-soluble intravenous iodinated contrast medium on thyroid function at birth...
  5. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in pregnancy
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 100 Dudley Street, Suite 1100, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Clin Chest Med 32:175-89, x. 2011
    ..Treatment strategies are similar to the nonpregnant population, however, pregnancy-specific scenarios may arise and these subtleties are addressed in this review...
  6. doi request reprint Outcomes of negative multidetector computed tomography with pulmonary angiography in pregnant women suspected of pulmonary embolism
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Women s Medicine Collaborative of Lifespan, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Lung 190:105-11. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate outcomes of negative multidetector computed tomography with pulmonary angiography (MDCT-PA) for the diagnosis of PE in pregnancy in the absence of such measures...
  7. doi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness in late pregnancy may not always be normal: results from a cross-sectional study
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Women s Medicine Collaborative of Lifespan, The Miriam Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 146 West River Street, Suite 11 C, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:735-40. 2013
    ..However, given that pregnancy may also predispose to the development of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), we sought to investigate whether EDS may be associated with snoring, gasping, or apneas, further suggesting SDB...
  8. doi request reprint Patient and provider perceptions of sleep disordered breathing assessment during prenatal care: a survey-based observational study
    Ghada Bourjeily
    The Miriam Hospital, Women s Medicine Collaborative of Lifespan, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 146 West River Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 6:211-9. 2012
    ..However, it is unclear how often SDB is screened for in pregnancy. The objective of this study was to evaluate whether, and how, symptoms of SDB are assessed during prenatal care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of severity-of-illness scores in critically ill obstetric patients: a 6-year retrospective cohort
    José Rojas-Suarez
    1Intensive Care Unit, Gestion Salud S A, Cartagena, Colombia 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Grupo de Investigación en Cuidados Intensivos y Obstetricia, GRICIO, Universidad de Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia 3Department of Medicine, Women s Medicine Collaborative, The Miriam Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Crit Care Med 42:1047-54. 2014
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  10. pmc Validation of the Apnea Risk Evaluation System (ARES) Device Against Laboratory Polysomnography in Pregnant Women at Risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
    Katherine M Sharkey
    Department of Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Sleep Disorders Center of Lifespan Hospitals, Providence, RI
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:497-502. 2014
    ..To assess the validity of using the Apnea Risk Evaluation System (ARES) Unicorder for detecting obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in pregnant women...
  11. doi request reprint Predictors of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms in pregnant women screened for sleep disordered breathing: a secondary analysis
    Fadlallah Habr
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Gastroenterology, 593, Eddy Street, APC 414, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 37:93-9. 2013
    ..The cause is multifactorial, including a decreased or transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation, increased intra-abdominal pressure, and gastrointestinal motility disturbances...
  12. doi request reprint Peripartum pulmonary embolism
    Margaret A Miller
    Division of Obstetric and Consultative Medicine, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 100 Dudley Street, Suite 1100, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Clin Chest Med 32:147-64, ix-x. 2011
    ..Therapy for VTE is complicated by pregnancy physiology affecting medication pharmacokinetics and bioavailability, and the unpredictable occurrence of labor during therapeutic anticoagulation...
  13. ncbi request reprint The use of botox in the treatment of post cardiac surgery paradoxical vocal cord movement
    Michel Chalhoub
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Heart Lung Circ 20:602-4. 2011
    ..He was successfully treated with bronchoscopic injection of Botulinum toxin type A into his vocal cords. He was decannulated one week after the injection, and was doing well at six weeks follow up...
  14. ncbi request reprint Airflow limitations in pregnant women suspected of sleep-disordered breathing
    Ghada Bourjeily
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:550-5. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate whether pregnant women suspected of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) are more likely to have airflow limitations compared to non-pregnant controls...
  15. doi request reprint Epworth sleepiness scale scores and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Ghada Bourjeily
    Department of Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:1179-86. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess whether excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) assessed by Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) increases the risk of these complications further...
  16. doi request reprint The use of the PleurX catheter in the management of non-malignant pleural effusions
    Michel Chalhoub
    Pulmonary and Critical Care, Staten Island University Hospital, NY, USA
    Chron Respir Dis 8:185-91. 2011
    ..Conclusion: The Denver catheter was effective in achieving pleurodesis in non-malignant pleural effusions. The complication rate was low and patient satisfaction was high...