Ednan K Bajwa

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Statin therapy as prevention against development of acute respiratory distress syndrome: an observational study
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:1470-7. 2012
  2. pmc Prognostic value of plasma N-terminal probrain natriuretic peptide levels in the acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:2322-7. 2008
  3. pmc The genetics of acute lung injury: looking back and pointing the way forward
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Crit Care 13:108. 2009
  4. pmc Plasma C-reactive protein levels are associated with improved outcome in ARDS
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Chest 136:471-80. 2009
  5. pmc Clinical characteristics and outcomes of sepsis-related vs non-sepsis-related ARDS
    Chau Chyun Sheu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chest 138:559-67. 2010
  6. pmc Prognostic significance of elevated cardiac troponin-T levels in acute respiratory distress syndrome patients
    Matthew B Rivara
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40515. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Pre-B-cell colony-enhancing factor gene polymorphisms and risk of acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:1290-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Biomarker evidence of myocardial cell injury is associated with mortality in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:2484-90. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Measurement of high-sensitivity troponin T in noncardiac medical intensive care unit patients. Correlation to mortality and length of stay
    Jason M Baron
    Bigelow Building, Room 504, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:488-93. 2014
  10. pmc The influence of infection sites on development and mortality of ARDS
    Chau Chyun Sheu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Intensive Care Med 36:963-70. 2010

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Publications23

  1. pmc Statin therapy as prevention against development of acute respiratory distress syndrome: an observational study
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:1470-7. 2012
    ..We investigated whether previous statin therapy affects outcomes in patients at risk for acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  2. pmc Prognostic value of plasma N-terminal probrain natriuretic peptide levels in the acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:2322-7. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether N-terminal probrain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) levels are elevated in acute respiratory distress syndrome and whether they can serve as a marker of prognosis in this setting...
  3. pmc The genetics of acute lung injury: looking back and pointing the way forward
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Crit Care 13:108. 2009
    ..Their results demonstrate that while important advances have been made in this area, attention should be paid to improving the methodology of future studies in order to minimize the chances of publishing false-positive results...
  4. pmc Plasma C-reactive protein levels are associated with improved outcome in ARDS
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Chest 136:471-80. 2009
    ..We sought to examine plasma levels of CRP in patients with ARDS and their relationship to outcome and measures of illness severity...
  5. pmc Clinical characteristics and outcomes of sepsis-related vs non-sepsis-related ARDS
    Chau Chyun Sheu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chest 138:559-67. 2010
    ..ARDS may occur after either septic or nonseptic injuries. Sepsis is the major cause of ARDS, but little is known about the differences between sepsis-related and non-sepsis-related ARDS...
  6. pmc Prognostic significance of elevated cardiac troponin-T levels in acute respiratory distress syndrome patients
    Matthew B Rivara
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40515. 2012
    ..We investigated elevated cardiac troponin T (cTnT) levels and their relationship with outcome in patients with ARDS...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pre-B-cell colony-enhancing factor gene polymorphisms and risk of acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:1290-5. 2007
    ..There are several suspected functional polymorphisms of the corresponding PBEF gene. We hypothesized that variations in PBEF gene polymorphisms alter the risk of developing acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Biomarker evidence of myocardial cell injury is associated with mortality in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:2484-90. 2007
    ..We investigated the association of elevated troponin and creatine phosphokinase isoenzyme levels with mortality and organ failure in subjects with acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  9. doi request reprint Measurement of high-sensitivity troponin T in noncardiac medical intensive care unit patients. Correlation to mortality and length of stay
    Jason M Baron
    Bigelow Building, Room 504, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:488-93. 2014
    ..To assess the frequency, magnitude, and prognostic significance of elevations in cardiac troponin T in noncardiac critically ill patients, including elevations at levels below the limit of detection of traditional assays...
  10. pmc The influence of infection sites on development and mortality of ARDS
    Chau Chyun Sheu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Intensive Care Med 36:963-70. 2010
    ..However, little is known about the influence of infection sites on ARDS. This study aimed to assess the associations of infection sites with ARDS development and mortality in critically ill infected patients...
  11. pmc Prognostic and diagnostic value of plasma soluble suppression of tumorigenicity-2 concentrations in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Ednan K Bajwa
    1Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 2Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 3Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 4Department of Anesthesia, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 5Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    Crit Care Med 41:2521-31. 2013
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  12. pmc An NFKB1 promoter insertion/deletion polymorphism influences risk and outcome in acute respiratory distress syndrome among Caucasians
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19469. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that a known functional polymorphism in the promoter of the NFKB1 gene may affect susceptibility to and outcome from ARDS...
  13. pmc Plasma Concentrations of Soluble Suppression of Tumorigenicity-2 and Interleukin-6 Are Predictive of Successful Liberation From Mechanical Ventilation in Patients With the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    Jehan W Alladina
    1Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 2Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 3Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 4Department of Anesthesia, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Crit Care Med 44:1735-43. 2016
    ..We determined whether soluble suppression of tumorigenicity-2 and interleukin-6 levels can be used as prognostic biomarkers to guide weaning from mechanical ventilation and predict the need for reintubation...
  14. doi request reprint High-flow oxygen therapy and other inhaled therapies in intensive care units
    Sean D Levy
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Lancet 387:1867-78. 2016
    ..Use of aerosolised antibiotics for ventilator-associated pneumonia and ventilator-associated tracheobronchitis shows promise, but the delivered dose can be highly variable if proper attention is not paid to the delivery method. ..
  15. doi request reprint ST2 Predicts Mortality and Length of Stay in a Critically Ill Noncardiac Intensive Care Unit Population
    Joseph W Rudolf
    From the Department of Pathology and Divisions of Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Am J Clin Pathol 145:203-10. 2016
    ..Here, we sought to evaluate the prognostic value of ST2 in critically ill medical intensive care unit (MICU) patients without primary cardiac illness...
  16. doi request reprint Late-onset moderate to severe acute respiratory distress syndrome is associated with shorter survival and higher mortality: a two-stage association study
    Ruyang Zhang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 665 Hunting Avenue, Building I Room 1401, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Intensive Care Med . 2016
    ..To evaluate the association between acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) onset time and prognosis...
  17. pmc Predictors of Circulating Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Binding Protein-3 in Critical Illness
    Amy M Ahasic
    1Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 2Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 3Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 4Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    Crit Care Med 43:2651-9. 2015
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  18. pmc Role of diabetes in the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Shun Yu
    1Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jay B Langner Critical Care Service, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 2Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 3Environmental Health Department, Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 4Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
    Crit Care Med 41:2720-32. 2013
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  19. pmc Augmenting communication and decision making in the intensive care unit with a cardiopulmonary resuscitation video decision support tool: a temporal intervention study
    Jessica B McCannon
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:1382-7. 2012
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  20. pmc Biomarkers of sleep apnea
    Sydney B Montesi
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Bulfi nch 148, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Chest 142:239-45. 2012
    ..This article reviews the literature related to potential biomarkers of OSA with the recognition that an ideal biomarker does not exist at this time...
  21. doi request reprint Diagnostic and Prognostic Utility of Procalcitonin in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Dyspnea
    George A Alba
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston
    Am J Med 129:96-104.e7. 2016
    ..A secondary objective was to evaluate the prognostic value of PCT for death to 1 year...
  22. doi request reprint ST2 in Pulmonary Disease
    Ednan K Bajwa
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 115:44B-7B. 2015
    ..This report summarizes the current body of clinical data suggesting the potential role of the ST2 pathway in clinical disease, including evidence that sST2 could be a useful biomarker in both allergic and nonallergic pulmonary disease. ..
  23. pmc Predicting risk of postoperative lung injury in high-risk surgical patients: a multicenter cohort study
    Daryl J Kor
    From the Department of Anesthesiology D J K, Department of Health Sciences Research R K L, R E C, and Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine O G, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Surgery P K P and Department of Anesthesiology J M B, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Surgery H L A, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts P C H Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina J J H Departme nt of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts E K B Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina R R B Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas A A Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida E F Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York M N G and Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts D S T
    Anesthesiology 120:1168-81. 2014
    ..The authors tested and refined the previously reported surgical lung injury prediction (SLIP) model in a multicenter cohort of at-risk surgical patients...