Peter K Lindenauer



  1. Lindenauer P, Bernheim S, Grady J, Lin Z, Wang Y, Wang Y, et al. The performance of US hospitals as reflected in risk-standardized 30-day mortality and readmission rates for medicare beneficiaries with pneumonia. J Hosp Med. 2010;5:E12-8 pubmed publisher
  2. Dinino E, Stefan M, Priya A, Martin B, Pekow P, Lindenauer P. The Trajectory of Dyspnea in Hospitalized Patients. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016;51:682-689.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..The trajectory of dyspnea is associated with the underlying disease process. These findings may help set expectations for the resolution of dyspnea symptoms in hospitalized patients with acute cardiopulmonary diseases. ..
  3. Cohen D, Winter M, Lindenauer P, Walkey A. Echocardiogram in the Evaluation of Hemodynamically Stable Acute Pulmonary Embolism: National Practices and Clinical Outcomes. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings support the 2016 American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for management of PE, which recommend selective, rather than routine, use of TTE to risk-stratify patients with hemodynamically-stable PE. ..
  4. Lindenauer P, Stefan M, Johnson K, Priya A, Pekow P, Rothberg M. Prevalence, treatment, and outcomes associated with OSA among patients hospitalized with pneumonia. Chest. 2014;145:1032-1038 pubmed publisher
    ..98). Among patients hospitalized for pneumonia, OSA is associated with higher initial rates of mechanical ventilation, increased risk of clinical deterioration, and higher resource use, yet a modestly lower risk of inpatient mortality. ..
  5. Lindenauer P, Shieh M, Stefan M, Fisher K, Haessler S, Pekow P, et al. Hospital Procalcitonin Testing and Antibiotic Treatment of Patients Admitted for COPD Exacerbation. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Implementation research is necessary in order to translate the promising outcomes from PCT testing observed in randomized trials into clinical practice. ..
  6. Donovan L, Rise P, Carson S, Feemster L, Griffith M, Kapur V, et al. Sleep Disturbance in Smokers with Preserved Pulmonary Function and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Non-respiratory symptoms, such as depression, were associated with sleep disturbance in both groups, whereas the relationship of sleep disturbance with FEV1 differed. Primary Source of Funding: AHRQ R13 HS017894, NIH/NHLBI RC2 HL101618. ..