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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

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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

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. 2018 Nov 26; pii: S0002-9149(18)32090-3. 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 DE, 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. 2018 Sep 25; pii: S1053-2498(18)31663-2. 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. 2018 Aug 29; 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. 2018 Aug 29; 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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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.

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    29724918
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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
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2018 Jul; 37(7)803-823. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2018.03.005.

PMID:
    29709440
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Human leukocyte antigens antibodies after lung transplantation: Primary results of the HALT study.
Hachem RR, Kamoun M, Budev MM, Askar M, Ahya VN, Lee JC, Levine DJ, Pollack MS, Dhillon GS, Weill D, Schechtman KB, Leard LE, Golden JA, Baxter-Lowe L, Mohanakumar T, Tyan DB, Yusen RD
Am J Transplant. 2018 Sep; 18(9)2285-2294. doi: 10.1111/ajt.14893.

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    29687961
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Performance of Early Prognostic Assessment Independently Predicts the Outcomes in Patients with Acute Pulmonary Embolism.
Barbero E, Bikdeli B, Chiluiza D, Barrios D, Morillo R, Quezada A, Monreal M, Yusen RD, Jimenez D
Thromb Haemost. 2018 Apr; 118(4)798-800. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1637746.

PMID:
    29554702
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Assessment of coexisting deep vein thrombosis for risk stratification of acute pulmonary embolism.
Quezada CA, Bikdeli B, Barrios D, Morillo R, Nieto R, Chiluiza D, Barbero E, Guerassimova I, García A, Yusen RD, Jiménez D, PROTECT investigators., Investigators of the PROTECT study.
Thromb Res. 2018 Apr; 16440-44. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2018.02.140.

PMID:
    29476988
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Acute graft-versus-host disease following lung transplantation in a patient with a novel <i>TERT</i> mutation.
Brestoff JR, Vessoni AT, Brenner KA, Uy GL, DiPersio JF, Blinder M, Witt CA, Byers DE, Hachem RR, Truclock EP, Early DS, Anadkat MJ, Musiek A, Javidan-Nejad C, Balfe DM, Rosman IS, Liu C, Zhang L, Despotis GJ, Ruzinova MB, Sehn JK, Amarillo I, Heusel JW, Swat W, Kim BS, Wartman LD, Yusen RD, Batista LFZ
Thorax. 2018 May; 73(5)489-492. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-211121.

PMID:
    29382801
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Diclofenac for reversal of right ventricular dysfunction in acute normotensive pulmonary embolism: A pilot study.
Jimenez D, Nieto R, Corres J, Fernández-Golfín C, Barrios D, Morillo R, Quezada CA, Huisman M, Yusen RD, Kline J
Thromb Res. 2018 Feb; 1621-6. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2017.12.002.

PMID:
    29247809
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Outpatient therapy for acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism diagnosed in the emergency department: Time to improve the evidence base.
Jiménez D, Yusen RD
Thromb Res. 2018 Jan; 161117-118. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2017.11.022.

PMID:
    29198735
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Efficacy and safety outcomes of recanalisation procedures in patients with acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism: systematic review and network meta-analysis.
Jimenez D, Martin-Saborido C, Muriel A, Zamora J, Morillo R, Barrios D, Klok FA, Huisman MV, Tapson V, Yusen RD
Thorax. 2018 May; 73(5)464-471. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-210040.

PMID:
    29133351
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The Long-Term Oxygen Treatment Trial for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Rationale, Design, and Lessons Learned.
Yusen RD, Criner GJ, Sternberg AL, Au DH, Fuhlbrigge AL, Albert RK, Casaburi R, Stoller JK, Harrington KF, Cooper JAD Jr, Diaz P, Gay S, Kanner R, MacIntyre N, Martinez FJ, Piantadosi S, Sciurba F, Shade D, Stibolt T, Tonascia J, Wise R, Bailey WC, LOTT Research Group * ., LOTT Research Group.
Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Jan; 15(1)89-101. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201705-374SD.

PMID:
    29087741
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The role of C4d deposition in the diagnosis of antibody-mediated rejection after lung transplantation.
Aguilar PR, Carpenter D, Ritter J, Yusen RD, Witt CA, Byers DE, Mohanakumar T, Kreisel D, Trulock EP, Hachem RR
Am J Transplant. 2018 Apr; 18(4)936-944. doi: 10.1111/ajt.14534.

PMID:
    28992372
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Report of the ISHLT Working Group on Primary Lung Graft Dysfunction, part I: Definition and grading-A 2016 Consensus Group statement of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation.
Snell GI, Yusen RD, Weill D, Strueber M, Garrity E, Reed A, Pelaez A, Whelan TP, Perch M, Bag R, Budev M, Corris PA, Crespo MM, Witt C, Cantu E, Christie JD
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Oct; 36(10)1097-1103. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2017.07.021.

PMID:
    28942784
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Pulmonary embolism severity assessment and prognostication.
Barrios D, Morillo R, Yusen RD, Jiménez D
Thromb Res. 2018 Mar; 163246-251. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2017.09.007.

PMID:
    28911787
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Impact of Delayed Chest Closure on Surgical Site Infection After Lung Transplantation.
Aguilar PR, Bemiss BC, Witt C, Byers DE, Kreisel D, Puri V, Meyers B, Patterson GA, Krupnick AS, Yusen RD, Trulock EP, Hachem RR
Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Oct; 104(4)1208-1214. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.05.023.

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    28821338
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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