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Joe DiRocco, MD

Lab Years: 2006-2008

Fellowship: Colorectal Surgery

                                NY Presbyterian Hospital

(Critical Care Lab) Publications:

1.      Carney DE, DiRocco J, Nieman GF. Dynamic alveolar mechanics and ventilator induced lung injury (VILI). Crit Care Medicine. 2005; 33 [Suppl]: S122-S128.

2.      Steinberg J, Schiller H, Tsvaygenbaum B, Mahoney G, DiRocco J, Gatto LA, Nieman GF. Wood smoke inhalation causes alveolar instability in a dose dependent fashion. Resp Care. 2005;50:1062-1070.

 

3.      DiRocco J, Pavone LA, Carney DE, Lutz CJ, Gatto LA, Landas SK, Nieman GF. Dynamic alveolar mechanics in four models of lung injury. Intensive Care Med. 2006;32:140-148.

 

4.      Halter JM, Steinberg J, 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.

 

5.      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.

 

6.      Pavone LA, DiRocco J, Carney DE, Gatto LA, McBride N-TD, Norton JA, Hession RM, Boubert F, Hojnowski KA,  LaFollette RL, Dries DJ, Nieman GF. Absence of Alveolar Tears in Rat Lungs with Significant Alveolar Instability. Respiration. 2007;74(4):439-446.

 

7.      Pavone LA, Albert SP, DiRocco J, Gatto LA, Nieman GF. Alveolar instability caused by mechanical ventilation initially damages the nondependent normal lung. Crit Care. 2007; 11: R104.

 

8.      LaFollette R, Hojnowski K, Norton J, DiRocco J, Carney DE, Nieman GF. Using the pressure volume (P/V) curve to set proper PEEP in acute lung injury. Nurs Crit Care. 2007;12(5): 231-241.

 

9.      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.

 

10.      DiRocco J, Carney DE, Nieman GF. Correlation of alveolar recruitment-derecruitment with inflection points on the pressure-volume curve. Intensive Care Med. 2007;33:1204-1211.

 

11.      Albert SP, DiRocco J, Allen GB, Bates JHT, Lofollette R, Kubiak BD, Fischer J, Maroney S, Nieman GF. The role of time and pressure on alveolar recruitment. J Appl Physiol. 2009;106:757-765. 

 

12.      Albert SP, Kubiak BD, Vieau CJ, DiRocco J, Gatto LA, Young JL, Tripathi S, Roy SK, Trikha G, Lopez C, Nieman GF. Comparison of “open lung" models with low tidal volumes in a porcine lung injury model. J Surg Res. 2011;166(1):e71-81.