Description of Research Expertise:
Early detection systems to identify common clinical syndromes
Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation and Sedation
Russo R, Fitzgerald SP, Eveland JD, Fuchs BD, Redmon DP: Improving physician clinical documentation quality: evaluating two self-efficacy-based training programs Journal of Health Care Management 38 (1): 29-39,2013.
Mikkelsen ME, Christie JD, Abella BS, Kerlin MP, Fuchs BD, Schweickert WD, Berg RA, Mosesso VN, Shofer FS, Gaieski DF: Use of therapeutic hypothermia after in-house cardiac arrest Critical Care Medicine 41 (6): 1385-1395,2013.
Kerlin MP, Small DS, Cooney E, Fuchs BD, Bellini LM, Mikkelsen ME, Schweickert WD, Bakhru RN, Babler NB, Harhay MO, Hansen-Flaschen J, Halpern SD: A randomized clinical trial of nighttime physician staffing in an intensive care unit New Engl J of Med 368 (23): 2201-2209,2013.
Grossestreuer V, Albelda BS, Leary M, Fuchs BD, Kolansky DM, Beyline ME, Gaieski D: Time to arousal and neurologic outcome in therapeutic hypothermia-treated cardiac arrest patients Resuscitation 84 (12): 1741-1746,2013.
Freiman DB, Freiman AO, Meyer N, Fuchs BD: On the receiving End: A most irritating awakening Annals of the American Thoracic Society 10 (2): 175-177,2013.
Barbieri JS, Fuchs BD, Fishman N, Cutilli C, Umscheid CA, Kean C, Koshy S, Sullivan P, Brennan PJ, Kelz RR: The mortality review committee: A novel and scalable approach to reducing inpatient mortality Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety 2013 39 (9): 387-395,2013.
Whittaker SA, Mikkelsen ME, Gaieski DF, Koshy S, Kean C, Fuchs BD: Severe sepsis cohorts derived from claims-based strategies appear to be biased toward a more severely ill patient population Critical Care Medicine 41 (4): 945-953,2013.
Koenig HC, Finkel BB, Khalsa SS, Lanken PN, Prasad M, Urbani R, Fuchs BD: Performance of an automated electronic acute lung injury screening system in Intensive Care Unit patients Critical Care Medicine 39 (1): 98-104,2011.
Mato AR, Luger SM, Heitjan DF, Mikkelsen M, Olson E, Ojjani E, Jacobs S, Miltiades AN, Shah P, Loren AW, Fuchs BD: Elevation in serum lactate at the time of febrile neutropenia (FN) in hemodynamically-stable patients with hematologic malignancies (HM) is associated with the development of septic shock within 48 hours Cancer Biology & Therapy 9 (8): 585-589,2010.
Azzam HC, Khalsa SS, Urbani R, Shah CV, Christie, JD, Lanken PN, Fuchs BD: Validation study of an automated electronic acute lung injury screening tool Journal of the American Informatics Association 16 (4): 503-508,2009.