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Brian M Fuller, MD, MSCI

Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology -- Critical Care

Specialty Areas

Emergency Medicine
Critical Care Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Critical care medicine, mechanical ventilation, acute respiratory distress syndrome, sepsis, pulmonary embolism

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

1 Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-758-6787
Fax: 314-362-0478

Education

Education

Critical Care Fellowship: Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey 2009
Chief Fellow: Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey 2009
Chief Resident: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 2007
MD: University of Alabama School of Medicine 2003
Residency: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 2007
MSCI: Washington University, St. Louis, MO 2013
BS - Biology: University of Alabama at Birmingham 1998

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Partial pressure of arterial carbon dioxide and survival to hospital discharge among patients requiring acute mechanical ventilation: A cohort study.
Fuller BM, Mohr NM, Drewry AM, Ferguson IT, Trzeciak S, Kollef MH, Roberts BW
J Crit Care. 2017 Apr 26; 4129-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.04.033.

PMID:
    28472700
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Lung-Protective Ventilation Initiated in the Emergency Department (LOV-ED): A Quasi-Experimental, Before-After Trial.
Fuller BM, Ferguson IT, Mohr NM, Drewry AM, Palmer C, Wessman BT, Ablordeppey E, Keeperman J, Stephens RJ, Briscoe CC, Kolomiets AA, Hotchkiss RS, Kollef MH
Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Mar 1; pii: S0196-0644(17)30028-8. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.01.013.

PMID:
    28259481
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Antipyretic Therapy in Critically Ill Septic Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Drewry AM, Ablordeppey EA, Murray ET, Stoll CRT, Izadi SR, Dalton CM, Hardi AC, Fowler SA, Fuller BM, Colditz GA
Crit Care Med. 2017 May; 45(5)806-813. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002285.

PMID:
    28221185
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Quasi-Experimental, Before-After Trial Examining the Impact of an Emergency Department Mechanical Ventilator Protocol on Clinical Outcomes and Lung-Protective Ventilation in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.
Fuller BM, Ferguson IT, Mohr NM, Drewry AM, Palmer C, Wessman BT, Ablordeppey E, Keeperman J, Stephens RJ, Briscoe CC, Kolomiets AA, Hotchkiss RS, Kollef MH
Crit Care Med. 2017 Apr; 45(4)645-652. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002268.

PMID:
    28157140
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Blood product transfusion in emergency department patients: a case-control study of practice patterns and impact on outcome.
Beyer A, Rees R, Palmer C, Wessman BT, Fuller BM
Int J Emerg Med. 2017 Dec; 10(1)5. doi: 10.1186/s12245-017-0133-z.

PMID:
    28155184
    [PubMed - in process]
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Diagnostic Accuracy of Central Venous Catheter Confirmation by Bedside Ultrasound Versus Chest Radiography in Critically Ill Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Ablordeppey EA, Drewry AM, Beyer AB, Theodoro DL, Fowler SA, Fuller BM, Carpenter CR
Crit Care Med. 2017 Apr; 45(4)715-724. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002188.

PMID:
    27922877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inter-hospital transfer is associated with increased mortality and costs in severe sepsis and septic shock: An instrumental variables approach.
Mohr NM, Harland KK, Shane DM, Ahmed A, Fuller BM, Torner JC
J Crit Care. 2016 Dec; 36187-194. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2016.07.016.

PMID:
    27546770
    [PubMed - in process]
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Rural Patients With Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock Who Bypass Rural Hospitals Have Increased Mortality: An Instrumental Variables Approach.
Mohr NM, Harland KK, Shane DM, Ahmed A, Fuller BM, Ward MM, Torner JC
Crit Care Med. 2017 Jan; 45(1)85-93.

PMID:
    27611977
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Experimental river delta size set by multiple floods and backwater hydrodynamics.
Ganti V, Chadwick AJ, Hassenruck-Gudipati HJ, Fuller BM, Lamb MP
Sci Adv. 2016 May; 2(5)e1501768. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1501768.

PMID:
    27386534
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lung-protective ventilation initiated in the emergency department (LOV-ED): a study protocol for a quasi-experimental, before-after trial aimed at reducing pulmonary complications.
Fuller BM, Ferguson I, Mohr NM, Stephens RJ, Briscoe CC, Kolomiets AA, Hotchkiss RS, Kollef MH
BMJ Open. 2016 Apr 11; 6(4)e010991. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010991.

PMID:
    27067896
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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No Decrease in Early Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia After Early Use of Chlorhexidine.
Wong T, Schlichting AB, Stoltze AJ, Fuller BM, Peacock A, Harland KK, Ahmed A, Mohr N
Am J Crit Care. 2016 Mar; 25(2)173-7. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2016823.

PMID:
    26932921
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Interhospital Transfer Delays Appropriate Treatment for Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: A Retrospective Cohort Study.
Faine BA, Noack JM, Wong T, Messerly JT, Ahmed A, Fuller BM, Mohr NM
Crit Care Med. 2015 Dec; 43(12)2589-96. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000001301.

PMID:
    26491865
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The authors reply.
Drewry AM, Fuller BM, Skrupky LP, Hotchkiss RS
Crit Care Med. 2015 Nov; 43(11)e529-30. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000001235.

PMID:
    26468720
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sepsis-associated pulmonary complications in emergency department patients monitored with serial lactate: An observational cohort study.
Dettmer MR, Mohr NM, Fuller BM
J Crit Care. 2015 Dec; 30(6)1163-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.07.031.

PMID:
    26362864
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Importance of Decision Support Implementation in Emergency Department Vancomycin Dosing.
Faine B, Mohr N, Harland KK, Rolfes K, Porter B, Fuller BM
West J Emerg Med. 2015 Jul; 16(4)557-64. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.4.25760.

PMID:
    26265968
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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What's New in Shock? August 2015.
Fuller BM
Shock. 2015 Aug; 44(2)99-100. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000407.

PMID:
    26176942
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prehospital tidal volume influences hospital tidal volume: A cohort study.
Stoltze AJ, Wong TS, Harland KK, Ahmed A, Fuller BM, Mohr NM
J Crit Care. 2015 Jun; 30(3)495-501. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.02.013.

PMID:
    25813548
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vancomycin Use in Patients Discharged From the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Observational Cohort Study.
Mueller K, McCammon C, Skrupky L, Fuller BM
J Emerg Med. 2015 Jul; 49(1)50-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.01.001.

PMID:
    25802166
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The presence of hypothermia within 24 hours of sepsis diagnosis predicts persistent lymphopenia.
Drewry AM, Fuller BM, Skrupky LP, Hotchkiss RS
Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun; 43(6)1165-9. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000000940.

PMID:
    25793436
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanical Ventilation and ARDS in the ED: A Multicenter, Observational, Prospective, Cross-sectional Study.
Fuller BM, Mohr NM, Miller CN, Deitchman AR, Levine BJ, Castagno N, Hassebroek EC, Dhedhi A, Scott-Wittenborn N, Grace E, Lehew C, Kollef MH
Chest. 2015 Aug; 148(2)365-74. doi: 10.1378/chest.14-2476.

PMID:
    25742126
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Early mechanical ventilation, acute respiratory distress syndrome, sepsis