Peter K Lindenauer
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. ..
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. ..
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. ..