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Warren Isakow, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Medical Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit

Specialty Areas

Lung Disease
Pulmonary Medicine

Board Certifications

Pulmonary Disease
Critical Care
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Languages

Hebrew
Afrikaans

Areas of Clinical Interest

acute respiratory distress, ARDS, mechanical ventilation, ghronic obstructive airways disease, COPD, hemodynamic monitoring, pneumonia, critical care

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

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

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pulmonary and Critical Care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2006
Chief Residency: John Cochran St. Louis Veteran's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 2003
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2003
Medical Degree: University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa 1998

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Rituximab Induced Pulmonary Edema Managed with Extracorporeal Life Support.
Miller JR, Isakow W, Masood MF, Aguilar P, Sanfilippo KM, Balsara KR, Itoh A
Case Rep Crit Care. 2018; 20186039045. doi: 10.1155/2018/6039045.

PMID:
    29593914
    [PubMed]
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The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor agonist pioglitazone and 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor zileuton have no effect on lung inflammation in healthy volunteers by positron emission tomography in a single-blind placebo-controlled cohort study.
Chen DL, Huang HJ, Byers DE, Shifren A, Belikoff B, Engle JT, Arentson E, Kemp D, Phillips S, Scherrer DE, Fujiwara H, Spayd KJ, Brooks FJ, Pierce RA, Castro M, Isakow W
PLoS One. 2018; 13(2)e0191783. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191783.

PMID:
    29414995
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance of a Modern Glucose Meter in ICU and General Hospital Inpatients: 3 Years of Real-World Paired Meter and Central Laboratory Results.
Zhang R, Isakow W, Kollef MH, Scott MG
Crit Care Med. 2017 Sep; 45(9)1509-1514. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002572.

PMID:
    28640025
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Obliterative Bronchiolitis.
Aguilar PR, Michelson AP, Isakow W
Transplantation. 2016 Feb; 100(2)272-83. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000892.

PMID:
    26335918
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Identical Twins, Matching Symptoms: Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis.
Chen C, Isakow W
Am J Med. 2015 Dec; 128(12)1292-5. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.07.006.

PMID:
    26210641
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Imaging pulmonary inducible nitric oxide synthase expression with PET.
Huang HJ, Isakow W, Byers DE, Engle JT, Griffin EA, Kemp D, Brody SL, Gropler RJ, Miller JP, Chu W, Zhou D, Pierce RA, Castro M, Mach RH, Chen DL
J Nucl Med. 2015 Jan; 56(1)76-81. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.114.146381.

PMID:
    25525182
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Non-invasive stroke volume measurement and passive leg raising predict volume responsiveness in medical ICU patients: an observational cohort study.
Thiel SW, Kollef MH, Isakow W
Crit Care. 2009; 13(4)R111. doi: 10.1186/cc7955.

PMID:
    19586543
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography for lung antiinflammatory response evaluation.
Chen DL, Bedient TJ, Kozlowski J, Rosenbluth DB, Isakow W, Ferkol TW, Thomas B, Mintun MA, Schuster DP, Walter MJ
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009 Sep 15; 180(6)533-9. doi: 10.1164/rccm.200904-0501OC.

PMID:
    19574441
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Probiotics for the prevention of nosocomial pneumonia: current evidence and opinions.
McNabb B, Isakow W
Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2008 May; 14(3)168-75. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0b013e3282f76443.

PMID:
    18427239
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A retrospective analysis of possible renal toxicity associated with vancomycin in patients with health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia.
Jeffres MN, Isakow W, Doherty JA, Micek ST, Kollef MH
Clin Ther. 2007 Jun; 29(6)1107-15.

PMID:
    17692725
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Probiotics for preventing and treating nosocomial infections: review of current evidence and recommendations.
Isakow W, Morrow LE, Kollef MH
Chest. 2007 Jul; 132(1)286-94.

PMID:
    17625089
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predictors of mortality for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus health-care-associated pneumonia: specific evaluation of vancomycin pharmacokinetic indices.
Jeffres MN, Isakow W, Doherty JA, McKinnon PS, Ritchie DJ, Micek ST, Kollef MH
Chest. 2006 Oct; 130(4)947-55.

PMID:
    17035423
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extravascular lung water measurements and hemodynamic monitoring in the critically ill: bedside alternatives to the pulmonary artery catheter.
Isakow W, Schuster DP
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2006 Dec; 291(6)L1118-31.

PMID:
    16891389
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia: an evidence-based approach of modifiable risk factors.
Isakow W, Kollef MH
Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 Feb; 27(1)5-17.

PMID:
    16508876
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predictors of hospital mortality for patients with severe sepsis treated with Drotrecogin alfa (activated).
Micek ST, Isakow W, Shannon W, Kollef MH
Pharmacotherapy. 2005 Jan; 25(1)26-34.

PMID:
    15767217
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

pneumonia, mechanical ventilation, sepsis, assessment of volume responsiveness