- Faculty & Staff
David F. Gaieski, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Providence College, 1978.
Wesleyan University, 1981.
University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 1986.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1994.
Intern in Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1994-1995.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1995-1997.
Fellow, Non-Operative Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1997-1999.
Intern in Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE, 2001-2002.
Resident in Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE, 2002-2004.
Chief Resident in Emergency Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE, 2003-2004.
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1998.
Certificate of Additional Qualifications in Sports Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1999.
Diplomate, American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2005.
Description of Research ExpertiseSepsis; Early Goal-Directed Therapy; Post-Arrest Resuscitation and Hypothermia; Sports Medicine Injuries; Scurvy
Description of Clinical ExpertiseSepsis; Early Goal-Directed Therapy; Resuscitation; Post-Arrest Resuscitation and Hypothermia; Sports Medicine Injuries; Scurvy
Selected PublicationsGaieski DF, Edwards JM, Kallan MJ, Carr BG: Benchmarking the incidence and mortality of severe sepsis in the United States. Critical Care Medicine 41(5): 1167-74, May 2013 Notes: Published on-line, February, 2013.
Mikkelsen ME, Christie JD, Abella BS, Kerlin MP, Fuchs BD, M.D, Schweickert WD, Berg RA, Mosesso VN, Shofer FS, Gaieski DF : Use of Therapeutic Hypothermia after In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Critical Care Medicine 41(6): 1385-1395, 2013 Notes: Accepted for publication 11/2012.
Whittaker SA, Mikkelsen ME, Gaieski DF, Koshy S, Kean C, Fuchs BD: "Severe Sepsis Cohorts Derived from Claims-Based Strategies are Biased Towards a More Severely Ill Patient Population." Critical Care Medicine 41, 2013 Notes: Accepted for Publication, 9/8/2012.
Gaieski DF, Drumheller B, Fuchs B, Shofer FS, Zogby K, Goyal M: "Accuracy of Handheld Point-of-Care Fingertip Lactate Measurement in the Emergency Department" Western Journal of Emergency Medicine 14(1), 58-62 2013 Notes: Published on line, February, 2012.
Wallace S, Leary M, Shofer FS, Agarwal AK, Mechem C, Abella BS, Becker LB, Gaieski DF, Neumar RW, Band R: "Effect of Time of Day on Prehospital Care and Outcomes after Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest" Circulation 2013 Notes: Accepted for publication, March, 2013.
Wallace SK, Abella BS, Shofer FS, Leary M, Agarwal AK, Mechem CC, Gaieski DF, Becker LB, Neumar RW, Band RA: "Effect of Time of Day on Prehospital Care and Outcomes After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest." Circulation 127(15), 1591-1596 2013.
Starodub R, Abella BS, Grossestreuer AV, Shofer FS, Perman SM, Leary M, Gaieski DF: "Association of serum lactate and survival outcomes in patients undergoing therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest." Resuscitation 2013.
Blewer AL, Delfin G, Leary M, Gaieski DF, Abella BS. : A structured educational intervention to improve targeted temperature management utilization after cardiac arrest. Journal of Critical Care December 2012 Notes: 2012 Dec 19. doi:pii: S0883-9441(12)00366-8. 10.1016/j.jcrc.2012.10.010. [Epub ahead of print]
Leary M, Grossestreuer RV, Iannacone S, Gonzalez M, Shofer FS, Poveyc C, Wendell G, Archer SE, Gaieski DF, Abella BS: "Pyrexia and neurologic outcomes after therapeutic hypothermia for cardiac arrest" Resuscitation November 2012 Notes: Accepted for publication, September, 2012.
Johnson NJ, Salhi RA, Abella BS, Neumar RW, Gaieski DF, Carr BG: "Emergency department factors associated with survival after sudden cardiac arrest." Resuscitation October 2012.