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Name
Amal Jubran
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Professor
Primary Department
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
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Locations
Loyola Hospital
Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
Education
Medical School
University of Florida College of Medicine
Residencies
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowships
University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Pulmonary Medicine
Publications
Laghi,F.; Khan,N.; Schnell,T.; Aleksonis,D.; Hammond,K.; Shaikh,H.; Collins,E.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.New device for nonvolitional evaluation of quadriceps force in ventilated patients Muscle & nerve 2018 ;57(5):784-791
Mauri,T.; Yoshida,T.; Bellani,G.; Goligher,E. C.; Carteaux,G.; Rittayamai,N.; Mojoli,F.; Chiumello,D.; Piquilloud,L.; Grasso,S.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.; Magder,S.; Pesenti,A.; Loring,S.; Gattinoni,L.; Talmor,D.; Blanch,L.; Amato,M.; Chen,L.; Brochard,L.; Mancebo,J.; PLeUral pressure working Group (PLUG-Acute Respiratory Failure section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine)Esophageal and transpulmonary pressure in the clinical setting: meaning, usefulness and perspectives Intensive care medicine 2016 ; :
Jubran,A.Pulse oximetry Critical care (London, England) 2015 ;19:272-015-0984-8
Laghi,F.; Shaikh,H. S.; Morales,D.; Sinderby,C.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.Diaphragmatic neuromechanical coupling and mechanisms of hypercapnia during inspiratory loading Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 2014 ;198:32-41
Jubran,A.Has the twitching hour arrived for the ventilated patient? AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2013 ;188(2):126-128
Jubran,A.; Grant,B. J.; Duffner,L. A.; Collins,E. G.; Lanuza,D. M.; Hoffman,L. A.; Tobin,M. J.Effect of pressure support vs unassisted breathing through a tracheostomy collar on weaning duration in patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation: a randomized trial JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association 2013 ;309(7):671-677
Tobin,M. J.; Laghi,F.; Jubran,A.Narrative review: ventilator-induced respiratory muscle weakness Annals of Internal Medicine 2010 ;153(4):240-245
Jubran,A.; Lawm,G.; Kelly,J.; Duffner,L. A.; Gungor,G.; Collins,E. G.; Lanuza,D. M.; Hoffman,L. A.; Tobin,M. J.Depressive disorders during weaning from prolonged mechanical ventilation. Intensive care medicine 2010 ;36(5):828-835
Tobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.Meta-analysis under the spotlight: focused on a meta-analysis of ventilator weaning Critical care medicine 2008 ;36(1):1-7
Tobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.Pressure support ventilation: A significant confounding factor in the determination of the rapid shallow breathing index Critical care medicine 2008 ;36(5):1693-1694
Tobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.; Hines,E.,JrFour questions for Dr. MacIntyre on his editorial Critical care medicine 2008 ;36(9):2709-2709
Parthasarathy,S.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.Sternomastoid, rib cage, and expiratory muscle activity during weaning failure. Journal of applied physiology 2007 ;103(1):140-147
Jubran,A.Critical illness and mechanical ventilation: effects on the diaphragm.[see comment] Respiratory care 2006 ;51(9):1054-1061
Tobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.Variable performance of weaning-predictor tests: role of Bayes' theorem and spectrum and test-referral bias.[see comment] Intensive care medicine 2006 ;32(12):2002-2012
Laghi,F.; Langbein,W. E.; Antonescu-Turcu,A.; Jubran,A.; Bammert,C.; Tobin,M. J.Respiratory and skeletal muscles in hypogonadal men with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(6):598-605
Brack,T.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.Fluctuations in end-expiratory lung volume during Cheyne-Stokes respiration. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(12):1408-1413
Jubran,A.; Grant,B. J.; Laghi,F.; Parthasarathy,S.; Tobin,M. J.Weaning prediction: esophageal pressure monitoring complements readiness testing. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(11):1252-1259
Laghi,F.; Antonescu-Turcu,A.; Collins,E.; Segal,J.; Tobin,D. E.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.Hypogonadism in men with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: prevalence and quality of life. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(7):728-733
Laghi,F.; Jubran,A.; Topeli,A.; Fahey,P. J.; Garrity,E. R.,Jr; de Pinto,D. J.; Tobin,M. J.Effect of lung volume reduction surgery on diaphragmatic neuromechanical coupling at 2 years. Chest 2004 ;125(6):2188-2195
Jubran,A.Pulse oximetry Intensive care medicine 2004 ;30(11):2017-2020
Laghi,F.; Cattapan,S. E.; Jubran,A.; Parthasarathy,S.; Warshawsky,P.; Choi,Y. S.; Tobin,M. J.Is weaning failure caused by low-frequency fatigue of the diaphragm?[see comment]. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(2):120-127
Hubmayr,R. D.; Burchardi,H.; Elliot,M.; Fessler,H.; Georgopoulos,D.; Jubran,A.; Limper,A.; Pesenti,A.; Rubenfeld,G.; Stewart,T.; Villar,J.Statement of the 4th International Consensus Conference in Critical Care on ICU-Acquired Pneumonia--Chicago, Illinois, May 2002 Intensive care medicine 2002 ;28(11):1521-1536
Brack,T.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.Dyspnea and decreased variability of breathing in patients with restrictive lung disease. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(9):1260-1264
Preas,H. L.,2nd; Jubran,A.; Vandivier,R. W.; Reda,D.; Godin,P. J.; Banks,S. M.; Tobin,M. J.; Suffredini,A. F.Effect of endotoxin on ventilation and breath variability: role of cyclooxygenase pathway. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(4):620-626
Tobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.Patient-ventilator interaction American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;163(5):1059-1063
Parthasarathy,S.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.Assessment of neural inspiratory time in ventilator-supported patients. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;162(2 Pt 1):546-552
Jubran,A.; Parthasarathy,S.Hypercapnic respiratory failure during weaning: neuromuscular capacity versus muscle loads Respiratory care clinics of North America 2000 ;6(3):385-405;
Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.Effect of isocapnic hypoxia on variational activity of breathing. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;162(4 Pt 1):1202-1209