- 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 PublicationsGrossestreuer Anne V, Abella Benjamin S, Leary Marion, Perman Sarah M, Fuchs Barry D, Kolansky Daniel M, Beylin Marie E, Gaieski David F: Time to arousal and neurologic outcome in therapeutic hypothermia-treated cardiac arrest patients. Resuscitation Aug 2013.
Mikkelsen Mark E, Shah Chirag V, Meyer Nuala J, Gaieski David F, Lyon Sarah, Miltiades Andrea N, Goyal Munish, Fuchs Barry D, Bellamy Scarlett L, Christie Jason D: The Epidemiology of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Severe Sepsis. Shock Jul 2013.
Salciccioli Justin D, Cocchi Michael N, Rittenberger Jon C, Peberdy Mary Ann, Ornato Joseph P, Abella Benjamin S, Gaieski David F, Clore John, Gautam Shiva, Giberson Tyler, Callaway Clifton W, Donnino Michael W: Continuous neuromuscular blockade is associated with decreased mortality in post-cardiac arrest patients. Resuscitation Jun 2013.
Gaieski 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.
Leary M, Cinousis M, Mikkelsen ME, Gaieski DF, Abella BS, Fuchs BD : The association of body mass index with time to target temperature and outcomes following post-arrest targeted temperature management. Resuscitation 2013 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 11/11/2013.
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 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.
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.
Gaulton TG, Weiner MG, Morales KH, Gaieski DF, Mehta J, Lautenbach E. : The effect of obesity on clinical outcomes in presumed sepsis: a retrospective cohort study. Intern Emerg Med 2013 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 09/27/2013