Richard R Riker

Summary

Affiliation: Maine Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Altering intensive care sedation paradigms to improve patient outcomes
    Richard R Riker
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 29:663-74. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Dexmedetomidine vs midazolam for sedation of critically ill patients: a randomized trial
    Richard R Riker
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, USA
    JAMA 301:489-99. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Altering intensive care sedation paradigms to improve patient outcomes
    Richard R Riker
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Crit Care Clin 25:527-38, viii-ix. 2009
  4. pmc Impact of quetiapine on resolution of individual delirium symptoms in critically ill patients with delirium: a post-hoc analysis of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, 360 Huntington Avenue, Mugar 206, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care 15:R215. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of quetiapine in critically ill patients with delirium: a prospective, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:419-27. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Benchmark data from more than 240,000 adults that reflect the current practice of critical care in the United States
    Craig M Lilly
    Department of Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Chest 140:1232-42. 2011
  7. pmc Randomized ICU trials do not demonstrate an association between interventions that reduce delirium duration and short-term mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nada S Al-Qadheeb
    1Department of Pharmacy Practice, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 2Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 3Departments of Pharmacy and Critical Care Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 4Department of Critical Care, Faculty of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada 5Department of Critical Care Medicine and Neuroscience Institute, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 6Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    Crit Care Med 42:1442-54. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Adverse drug events associated with the use of analgesics, sedatives, and antipsychotics in the intensive care unit
    John W Devlin
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S231-43. 2010
  9. pmc Combined didactic and scenario-based education improves the ability of intensive care unit staff to recognize delirium at the bedside
    John W Devlin
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Crit Care 12:R19. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Emergency neurological life support: airway, ventilation, and sedation
    David B Seder
    Department of Critical Care Services, Maine Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 17:S4-20. 2012

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Altering intensive care sedation paradigms to improve patient outcomes
    Richard R Riker
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 29:663-74. 2011
    ..Finally, screening survivors for cognitive impairments may allow clinicians to refer them for the focused rehabilitation they require...
  2. doi request reprint Dexmedetomidine vs midazolam for sedation of critically ill patients: a randomized trial
    Richard R Riker
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, USA
    JAMA 301:489-99. 2009
    ..Gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor agonist medications are the most commonly used sedatives for intensive care unit (ICU) patients, yet preliminary evidence indicates that the alpha(2) agonist dexmedetomidine may have distinct advantages...
  3. doi request reprint Altering intensive care sedation paradigms to improve patient outcomes
    Richard R Riker
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Crit Care Clin 25:527-38, viii-ix. 2009
    ..There are now reliable and valid ways to monitor pain and delirium in ICU patients. Dexmedetomidine reduces the incidence of delirium, reduces the duration of mechanical ventilation, and appears to be cost effective...
  4. pmc Impact of quetiapine on resolution of individual delirium symptoms in critically ill patients with delirium: a post-hoc analysis of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, 360 Huntington Avenue, Mugar 206, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care 15:R215. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of quetiapine in critically ill patients with delirium: a prospective, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:419-27. 2010
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of scheduled quetiapine to placebo for the treatment of delirium in critically ill patients requiring as-needed haloperidol...
  6. doi request reprint Benchmark data from more than 240,000 adults that reflect the current practice of critical care in the United States
    Craig M Lilly
    Department of Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Chest 140:1232-42. 2011
    ..Nationwide benchmarks representing current critical care practice for the range of ICUs are lacking. This information may highlight opportunities for care improvement and allows comparison of ICU practice data...
  7. pmc Randomized ICU trials do not demonstrate an association between interventions that reduce delirium duration and short-term mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nada S Al-Qadheeb
    1Department of Pharmacy Practice, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 2Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 3Departments of Pharmacy and Critical Care Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 4Department of Critical Care, Faculty of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada 5Department of Critical Care Medicine and Neuroscience Institute, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 6Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    Crit Care Med 42:1442-54. 2014
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Adverse drug events associated with the use of analgesics, sedatives, and antipsychotics in the intensive care unit
    John W Devlin
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S231-43. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Combined didactic and scenario-based education improves the ability of intensive care unit staff to recognize delirium at the bedside
    John W Devlin
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Crit Care 12:R19. 2008
    ..We sought to measure the impact of a simple educational intervention on the ability of intensive care unit (ICU) nurses to clinically identify delirium and to use a standardized delirium scale correctly...
  10. ncbi request reprint Emergency neurological life support: airway, ventilation, and sedation
    David B Seder
    Department of Critical Care Services, Maine Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 17:S4-20. 2012
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Delirium assessment in the critically ill
    John W Devlin
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, 360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Intensive Care Med 33:929-40. 2007
    ..To compare available instruments for assessing delirium in critically ill adults that have undergone validity testing and provide clinicians with strategies to incorporate these instruments into clinical practice...