Glenn J R Whitman

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cardiothoracic surgeon management of postoperative cardiac critical care
    Glenn J R Whitman
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Blalock 618, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Surg 146:1253-60. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Trends in repair of intact and ruptured descending thoracic aortic aneurysms in the United States: a population-based analysis
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1855-60. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Trends, clinical outcomes, and cost implications of mitral valve repair versus replacement, concomitant with aortic valve replacement
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 149:1614-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Hospital Bed Type, the Electronic Medical Record, and Safe Bed Elevation in the Intensive Care Setting
    Zachary W Fitch
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Am J Med Qual 31:69-72. 2016
  5. doi request reprint A Predictive Model and Risk Score for Unplanned Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit Readmissions
    J Trent Magruder
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    J Card Surg 30:685-90. 2015
  6. doi request reprint An easily calculable and highly predictive risk index for postoperative renal failure after heart transplantation
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:1099-104; discussion 1104-5. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Blood transfusions in cardiac surgery: indications, risks, and conservation strategies
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:726-34. 2014
  8. doi request reprint A protocol-driven approach to early extubation after heart surgery
    Zachary W Fitch
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1344-50. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Cardiac surgical ICU care: eliminating "preventable" complications
    Jay G Shake
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas 76508, USA
    J Card Surg 28:406-13. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Coronary bypass surgery: from variability to standardization?
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 29:547-52. 2014

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Cardiothoracic surgeon management of postoperative cardiac critical care
    Glenn J R Whitman
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Blalock 618, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Surg 146:1253-60. 2011
    ..To determine whether postoperative cardiac care by cardiothoracic surgeons in a semiclosed intensive care unit model could be distinguished from that given by intensivists who are not board certified in cardiothoracic surgery...
  2. doi request reprint Trends in repair of intact and ruptured descending thoracic aortic aneurysms in the United States: a population-based analysis
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1855-60. 2014
    ..To evaluate trends and outcomes of descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (DTAA) repair in the United States...
  3. doi request reprint Trends, clinical outcomes, and cost implications of mitral valve repair versus replacement, concomitant with aortic valve replacement
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 149:1614-9. 2015
    ..This study evaluated national trends, clinical outcomes, and cost implications of mitral valve (MV) repair, versus replacement, concomitant with aortic valve replacement (AVR)...
  4. doi request reprint Hospital Bed Type, the Electronic Medical Record, and Safe Bed Elevation in the Intensive Care Setting
    Zachary W Fitch
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Am J Med Qual 31:69-72. 2016
    ..Sixty-seven percent of nurses used the SBI; 27% used the UBI; 6% used estimation alone. Though compliance was suboptimal, compliance and EMR accuracy were significantly associated with bed type. Bedside indicators are underutilized. ..
  5. doi request reprint A Predictive Model and Risk Score for Unplanned Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit Readmissions
    J Trent Magruder
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    J Card Surg 30:685-90. 2015
    ..We sought to identify clinical and system-based factors associated with ICU bounce backs in order to generate a Bounce Back After Transfer (BATS) prediction score...
  6. doi request reprint An easily calculable and highly predictive risk index for postoperative renal failure after heart transplantation
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:1099-104; discussion 1104-5. 2014
    ..This study derived and validated a risk index for postoperative renal failure after orthotopic heart transplantation...
  7. doi request reprint Blood transfusions in cardiac surgery: indications, risks, and conservation strategies
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:726-34. 2014
    ..The review concludes with a discussion of randomized trials comparing restrictive versus liberal transfusion strategies and a consideration of blood conservation techniques. ..
  8. doi request reprint A protocol-driven approach to early extubation after heart surgery
    Zachary W Fitch
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1344-50. 2014
    ..We assessed the effectiveness of standardized protocols in decreasing postoperative mechanical ventilation time to <6 hours...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiac surgical ICU care: eliminating "preventable" complications
    Jay G Shake
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas 76508, USA
    J Card Surg 28:406-13. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint Coronary bypass surgery: from variability to standardization?
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 29:547-52. 2014
    ..The review summarizes recent literature on standardization of care in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), with particular attention to the impact of standardization on outcomes and resource utilization...
  11. doi request reprint Understanding variability in hospital-specific costs of coronary artery bypass grafting represents an opportunity for standardizing care and improving resource use
    Arman Kilic
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:109-15. 2014
    ..This study was undertaken to examine interhospital variability in inpatient costs of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...