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Jeff Halter, MD

Lab Years: 2004-2006

Fellowship: Pediatric Surgery

                                Nationwide Children's Hospital

(Critical Care Lab) Publications:

1.      Steinberg JM, Schiller HJ, Halter JM, Gatto LA, Dasilva M, Amato M, McCann UG, Nieman GF. Tidal volume increase do not affect alveolar mechanics in normal lung but cause alveolar over-distension and exacerbate alveolar instability following surfactant deactivation. Crit Care Med. 2002. 30:2675-2683.


2.      Halter JM, Steinberg JM, Schiller HJ, DaSilva M, Gatto LA, Landas S, Nieman GF. Positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) after a recruitment maneuver prevents both alveolar collapse and recruitment/derecruitment. Am J Resp Crit Care Med. 2003. 167:1620-1626.


3.      Schiller HJ, Steinberg JM, Halter JM, McCann UG, Dasilva M, Gatto LA, Carney DE, Nieman GF. Alveolar inflation during generation of a quasi-static pressure/volume curve in the acutely injured lung. Crit Care Med. 2003. 31:1126-1133.


4.      Steinberg JM, Halter JM, Schiller HJ, DaSilva, Landas S, Gatto LA, Maisi P, Sorsa T, Rajamaki M, Lee H-M, Nieman GF. Metalloproteinase inhibition reduces lung injury and improves survival following cecal ligation and puncture in rats. J Surg Res. 2003. 111:185-195.


5.      Steinberg JM, Schiller HJ, Halter JM, Gatto LA, Lee H-M, Pavone LA, Nieman GF. Alveolar instability causes early ventilator-induced lung injury independent of neutrophils. Am J Resp Crit Care Med. 2004;169:57-63.


6.      Steinberg JM, Halter JM, Schiller H, Gatto LA, Nieman GF. The development of acute respiratory distress syndrome model after gut ischemia/reperfusion injury followed by fecal peritonitis in pigs: A clinically relevant model. Shock. 2005;23: 129-137.


7.      Steinberg JM, Halter JM, Schiller H, Gatto LA, Carney DE, Lee H-M, Golub L, Nieman GF. Chemically-modified tetracycline (COL-3) prevents the development of septic shock and acute respiratory distress syndrome in a clinically applicable porcine model. Shock. 2005;24:348-356.


8.      Swartz MF, Halter JM, Fink G, Pavone LA, Zaitsev A, Lee H-M, Steinberg JM, Lutz CJ, Sorsa T, Gatto LA, Landas S, Hare C, Jalife J, Nieman GF. Chemically-Modified Tetracycline Improves Contractility in Porcine Coronary Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury. J Cardiac Surgery. 2006;21:254-260.


9.      Halter JM, Steinberg JM, Fink G, Lutz CJ, Maybury R, Fedors N, DiRocco J, Lee H-M, Nieman GF. Evidence of Systemic Cytokine Release in Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass. J Extra Corpor Technol. 2006 Sep;37(3):272-7.


10.      Halter JM, Pavone LA, Steinberg JM, Gatto LA, DiRocco J, Landas S, Nieman GF. Chemically modified tetracycline (COL-3) improves survival if given 12 but 24 hours after cecal ligation and puncture. Shock. 2006;26:587-591.


11.      Pavone LA, Albert SP, Carney DE, Gatto LA, Halter JM, Nieman GF. Injurious mechanical ventilation in the normal lung causes a progressive pathologic change in dynamic alveolar mechanics. Crit Care. 2007;11:R64.

12.      Halter JM, Steinberg JM, Gatto LA, DiRocco J, Picone, LA, Schiller HJ, Albert SP, Lee H-M, Carney DE, Nieman GF. Effect of Positive End-expiratory Pressure (PEEP) and Tidal Volume on Alveolar Instability-Induced Lung Injury. Crit Care. 2007;11 (1):R20.