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Roger D. Yusen, MD, MPH, FCCP

Associate Professor, Medicine
Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and General Medical Sciences

Specialty Areas

Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Medicine
Lung Transplantation
Lung Volume Reduction
Venous Thromboembolism
COPD

Board Certifications

Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Diseases

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

COPD, lung volume reduction surgery, lung transplantation, venous thromboembolism, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Lung Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-454-8917
Fax: 314-454-5571

Education

Education

M.P.H.: Biostatistics, St. Louis University School of Public Health, St. Louis, Missouri 2002
Fellowship: Technology Assessment Program, Division of General Medical Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1999
Fellowship: Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
Residency: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 1993
Medical Degree: University Of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Serum IgG Levels and Risk of COPD Hospitalization: A Pooled Meta-analysis.
Leitao Filho FS, Mattman A, Schellenberg R, Criner GJ, Woodruff P, Lazarus SC, Albert RK, Connett J, Han MK, Gay SE, Martinez FJ, Fuhlbrigge AL, Stoller JK, MacIntyre NR, Casaburi R, Diaz P, Panos RJ, Cooper JA Jr, Bailey WC, LaFon DC, Sciurba FC, Kanner RE, Yusen RD, Au DH, Pike KC, Fan VS, Leung JM, Paul Man SF, Aaron SD, Reed RM, Sin DD
Chest. 2020 May 19; pii: S0012-3692(20)31409-4. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.04.058.

PMID:
    32439504
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Association of Guideline-Recommended COPD Inhaler Regimens With Mortality, Respiratory Exacerbations, and Quality of Life: A Secondary Analysis of the Long-Term Oxygen Treatment Trial.
Keller T, Spece LJ, Donovan LM, Udris E, Coggeshall SS, Griffith M, Bryant AD, Casaburi R, Cooper JA Jr, Criner GJ, Diaz PT, Fuhlbrigge AL, Gay SE, Kanner RE, Martinez FJ, Panos RJ, Shade D, Sternberg A, Stibolt T, Stoller JK, Tonascia J, Wise R, Yusen RD, Au DH, Feemster LC
Chest. 2020 Apr 9; pii: S0012-3692(20)30593-6. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.02.073.

PMID:
    32278779
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Intermediate-High Risk Pulmonary Embolism.
Mirambeaux R, León F, Bikdeli B, Morillo R, Barrios D, Mercedes E, Moores L, Tapson V, Yusen RD, Jiménez D
TH Open. 2019 Oct; 3(4)e356-e363. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-3401003.

PMID:
    31815247
    [PubMed]
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Donation after circulatory death in lung transplantation-five-year follow-up from ISHLT Registry.
Van Raemdonck D, Keshavjee S, Levvey B, Cherikh WS, Snell G, Erasmus M, Simon A, Glanville AR, Clark S, D'Ovidio F, Catarino P, McCurry K, Hertz MI, Venkateswaran R, Hopkins P, Inci I, Walia R, Kreisel D, Mascaro J, Dilling DF, Camp P, Mason D, Musk M, Burch M, Fisher A, Yusen RD, Stehlik J, Cypel M, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2019 Dec; 38(12)1235-1245. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2019.09.007.

PMID:
    31777330
    [PubMed - in process]
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Systolic blood pressure and mortality in acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism.
Quezada A, Jiménez D, Bikdeli B, Moores L, Porres-Aguilar M, Aramberri M, Lima J, Ballaz A, Yusen RD, Monreal M, RIETE investigators.
Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 1; 302157-163. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.11.102.

PMID:
    31761399
    [PubMed - in process]
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Hospital volume and outcomes for acute pulmonary embolism: multinational population based cohort study.
Jiménez D, Bikdeli B, Quezada A, Muriel A, Lobo JL, de Miguel-Diez J, Jara-Palomares L, Ruiz-Artacho P, Yusen RD, Monreal M, RIETE investigators.
BMJ. 2019 Jul 29; 366l4416. doi: 10.1136/bmj.l4416.

PMID:
    31358508
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Comparison of All-Cause Mortality Following VTE Treatment Between Propensity Score-Adjusted Observational Studies and Matched Randomized Controlled Trials: Meta-Epidemiologic Study.
Coscia C, Jaureguizar A, Quezada CA, Muriel A, Monreal M, Villén T, Barbero E, Chiluiza D, Yusen RD, Jimenez D
Chest. 2019 Apr; 155(4)689-698. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.10.016.

PMID:
    30961834
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Characteristics at the time of oxygen initiation associated with its adherence: Findings from the COPD Long-term Oxygen Treatment Trial.
Moy ML, Harrington KF, Sternberg AL, Krishnan JA, Albert RK, Au DH, Casaburi R, Criner GJ, Diaz P, Kanner RE, Panos RJ, Stibolt T, Stoller JK, Tonascia J, Yusen RD, Tan AM, Fuhlbrigge AL, LOTT Research Group.
Respir Med. 2019 Mar; 14952-58. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2019.02.004.

PMID:
    30803886
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Chest computed tomography imaging improves potential lung donor assessment.
Gauthier JM, Bierhals AJ, Liu J, Balsara KR, Frederiksen C, Gremminger E, Hachem RR, Witt CA, Trulock EP, Byers DE, Yusen RD, Aguilar PR, Marklin G, Nava RG, Kozower BD, Pasque MK, Meyers BF, Patterson GA, Kreisel D, Puri V
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Apr; 157(4)1711-1718.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.11.038.

PMID:
    30772037
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Association between Allosensitization and Waiting List Outcomes among Adult Lung Transplant Candidates in the United States.
Tague LK, Witt CA, Byers DE, Yusen RD, Aguilar PR, Kulkarni HS, Bain KB, Fester KA, Puri V, Kreisel D, Mohanakumar T, Trulock EP, Hachem RR
Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jul; 16(7)846-852. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201810-713OC.

PMID:
    30763122
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The rationale, design, and methods of a randomized, controlled trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of an active strategy for the diagnosis and treatment of acute pulmonary embolism during exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Jiménez D, Agustí A, Monreal M, Otero R, Huisman MV, Lobo JL, Quezada A, Jara-Palomares L, Hernando A, Tabernero E, Marcos P, Ruiz-Artacho P, Ballaz A, Bertoletti L, Couturaud F, Yusen R, SLICE investigators.
Clin Cardiol. 2019 Mar; 42(3)346-351. doi: 10.1002/clc.23161.

PMID:
    30706520
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Technical Considerations for Lung Transplantation in Kartagener's Syndrome.
Gauthier JM, Takahashi T, Bierhals AJ, Brody SL, Hachem RR, Witt CA, Byers DE, Yusen RD, Trulock EP, Aguilar PR, Nava RG, Kozower BD, Meyers BF, Patterson GA, Kreisel D, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 May; 107(5)e337-e339. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.08.095.

PMID:
    30612988
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Meta-Analysis of Prevalence and Short-Term Prognosis of Hemodynamically Unstable Patients With Symptomatic Acute Pulmonary Embolism.
Quezada CA, Bikdeli B, Barrios D, Barbero E, Chiluiza D, Muriel A, Casazza F, Monreal M, Yusen RD, Jiménez D
Am J Cardiol. 2019 Feb 15; 123(4)684-689. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.11.009.

PMID:
    30528278
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Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome-free survival after lung transplantation: An International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Thoracic Transplant Registry analysis.
Kulkarni HS, Cherikh WS, Chambers DC, Garcia VC, Hachem RR, Kreisel D, Puri V, Kozower BD, Byers DE, Witt CA, Alexander-Brett J, Aguilar PR, Tague LK, Furuya Y, Patterson GA, Trulock EP 3rd, Yusen RD
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2019 Jan; 38(1)5-16. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2018.09.016.

PMID:
    30391193
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The 2018 ISHLT/APM/AST/ICCAC/STSW Recommendations for the Psychosocial Evaluation of Adult Cardiothoracic Transplant Candidates and Candidates for Long-term Mechanical Circulatory Support.
Dew MA, DiMartini AF, Dobbels F, Grady KL, Jowsey-Gregoire SG, Kaan A, Kendall K, Young QR, Abbey SE, Butt Z, Crone CC, De Geest S, Doligalski CT, Kugler C, McDonald L, Ohler L, Painter L, Petty MG, Robson D, Schlöglhofer T, Schneekloth TD, Singer JP, Smith PJ, Spaderna H, Teuteberg JJ, Yusen RD, Zimbrean PC
Psychosomatics. 2018 Sep - Oct; 59(5)415-440. doi: 10.1016/j.psym.2018.04.003.

PMID:
    30197247
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Intracellular C3 Protects Human Airway Epithelial Cells from Stress-associated Cell Death.
Kulkarni HS, Elvington ML, Perng YC, Liszewski MK, Byers DE, Farkouh C, Yusen RD, Lenschow DJ, Brody SL, Atkinson JP
Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2019 Feb; 60(2)144-157. doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2017-0405OC.

PMID:
    30156437
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Accuracy and Interobserver Reliability of the Simplified Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index Versus the Hestia Criteria for Patients With Pulmonary Embolism.
Quezada CA, Bikdeli B, Villén T, Barrios D, Mercedes E, León F, Chiluiza D, Barbero E, Yusen RD, Jimenez D
Acad Emerg Med. 2019 Apr; 26(4)394-401. doi: 10.1111/acem.13561.

PMID:
    30155937
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Epidemiology, patterns of care and mortality for patients with hemodynamically unstable acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism.
Jiménez D, Bikdeli B, Barrios D, Quezada A, Del Toro J, Vidal G, Mahé I, Quere I, Loring M, Yusen RD, Monreal M, RIETE investigators.
Int J Cardiol. 2018 Oct 15; 269327-333. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.07.059.

PMID:
    30025658
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Test Performance Characteristics of the AIR, GAD-7, and HADS-Anxiety Screening Questionnaires for Anxiety in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Baker AM, Holbrook JT, Yohannes AM, Eakin MN, Sugar EA, Henderson RJ, Casper AS, Kaminsky DA, Rea AL, Mathews AM, Que LG, Ramsdell JW, Gerald LB, Wise RA, Hanania NA, American Lung Association Airways Clinical Research Centers.
Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Aug; 15(8)926-934. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201708-631OC.

PMID:
    29986152
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Management appropriateness and outcomes of patients with acute pulmonary embolism.
Jiménez D, Bikdeli B, Barrios D, Morillo R, Nieto R, Guerassimova I, Muriel A, Jara-Palomares L, Moores L, Tapson V, Yusen RD, Monreal M, RIETE investigators.
Eur Respir J. 2018 May; 51(5)pii: 1800445. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00445-2018.

PMID:
    29724918
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Areas of Research Interest

Clinical research, technology assessment, outcomes, quality of life, thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, emphysema, COPD - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung transplant