Publications

ECMO, MCS, and ARDS related publications by Emory ECMO Center Faculty:
 
Nguyen DQ, Das GS, Grubbs BC, Bolman RM III, Park SJ.  Transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale for hypoxemia during left ventricular assist device support.  J Heart Lung Transplant 1999;18:1021-3.

Nguyen DQ, Kulick DM, Bolman RM III, Dunitz JM, Hertz MI, Park SJ.  Temporary ECMO support following lung and heart-lung transplantation.  J Heart Lung Transplant 2000;19:313-6.

Park SJ, Nguyen DQ, Bank AJ, Ormaza S, Bolman RM III.  Left ventricular assist device bridge therapy for acute myocardial infarction.  Ann Thorac Surg 2000;69:1146-51
 
Bank AJ, Mir SH, Nguyen DQ, Bolman RM III, Shumway S, Miller L, Kaiser DR, Ormaza S, Park SJ.  Effects of left ventricular assist devices on outcomes and cost in status I heart transplantation patients.  Ann Thorac Surg 2000;69:1369-75.

Park PK, Blum JM, Napolitano LM, Annich G, Haft JW, Bartlett RH.  Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in patients with Influenza A (H1N1).  ATS Critical Care Website.  2010 Mar.  http://www.thoracic.org/clinical/critical-care/salvage-therapies-h1n1/pages/ecmo.php

Blum JM, Blank R, Rochlen LR.  Anesthesia for patients requiring advanced ventilatory support.  Anesthesiol Clin. 2010;28(1):25-38. Review.

Blum JM, Fetterman DM, Park PK, Morris M, Rosenberg AL.  A description of intraoperative ventilator management and ventilation strategies in hypoxic patients.  Anesth Analg.  2010;11(6):1616-22

Nguyen DQ, Thourani VH.  Third generation continuous flow left ventricular assist devices.  Innovations 2010;5(4):250-8.

Tripathi RS, Blum JM, Rosenberg AL, Tremper KK. Pulse oximetry saturation to fraction inspired oxygen ratio as a measure of hypoxia under general anesthesia and the influence of positive end-expiratory pressure.  J Crit Care. 2010;25(3):542.e9-13.

Blum JM. Mechanical ventilation for acute lung injury in the neurosurgical patient.  In Case Studies in Neuroanesthesia and Neurocritical Care, eds: G.A. Mashour and E. Farag, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2011, pp. 257-259

Blum JM, Maile M, Park PK, Morris M, Jewell E, Dechert R, Rosenberg AL.  A description of intraoperative ventilator management in patients with acute lung injury and the use of lung protective ventilation strategies.  Anesthesiology.  2011;115(1):75-82.

Kor DJ, Erlich J, Gong MN, Malinchoc M, Carter RE, Gajic O, Talmore DS; U.S. Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group: Lung Injury Prevention Study Investigators.  Association of prehospitalization aspirin therapy and acute lung injury: results of a multicenter international observational study of at-risk patients. Crit Care Med. 2011;39(11):2393-400.

Blum JM, Park PK.  In reply.  [Lung protective ventilation in the intraoperative period.] Anesthesiology. 2012;116(4):965-6.

Engoren M, Blum JM. A comparison of the rapid shallow breathing index and complexity measures during spontaneous breathing trials after cardiac surgery. J Crit Care. 2012 Nov 14 

Blum JM, Stentz MJ, Dechert R, Jewell E, Engoren M, Rosenberg AL, Park PK.  Preoperative and Intraoperative Predictors of Postoperative Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in a General Surgical Population. Anesthesiology 2013 Jan;118(1):19-29

Chang SY, Dabbagh O, Gajic O, Patrawalla A, Elie MC, Talmor D, Malhotra A, Blum JM, Park PK, Gong MN. Contemporary ventilator management in patients with and at risk of ALI/ARDS. Respir Care. 2013 Apr;58(4):578-88.

Blum JM, Woodcock BJ, Dubovoy AV, Dubovoy T, Masood M, Change C, Lin J, Haft JW. Perioperative Management of Bridge to Lung Transplant using ECMO ASAIO J. 2013 May-Jun;59(3):331-5.

Blum JM, Stentz  MJ, Maile MD, Jewell E, Raghavendran K, Engoren M, Ehrenfeld JM. Automated Alerting and Recommendations for the Management of Patients with Preexisting Hypoxia and Potential Acute Lung Injury: A Pilot Study. Anesthesiology. 2013 Aug;119(2):295-302.

Nguyen DQ, Vega JD.  Ventricular assist devices and cardiac transplantation.  In Lubin MF, Dodson TF, Winawer NH (eds):  Medical Mangement of the Surgical Patient.  5th edn.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2013: 578-581.

Wanderer JP, Blum JM, Ehrenfeld JM. Intraoperative low-tidal-volume ventilation. N Engl J Med. 2013 Nov 7;369(19):1861

Blum JM. Gas dialysis: a new perspective on extracorporeal ventilation. Anesthesiology. 2014 Feb;120(2):266-7

Blum JM, Davila V, Stentz MJ, Dechert R, Jewell E, Engoren M.  Replacement of anesthesia machines improves intraoperative ventilation parameters associated with the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome. BMC Anesthesiol. 2014 Jun 10;14:44

Kor DJ, Lingineni RK, Gajic O, Park PK, Blum JM, Hou PC, Hoth JJ, Anderson HL 3rd, Bajwa EK, Bartz RR, Adesanya A, Festic E, Gong MN, Carter RE, Talmor DS. Predicting risk of postoperative lung injury in high-risk surgical patients: a multicenter cohort study. Anesthesiology. 2014 May;120(5):1168-81.