Meghan Brooks Lane-Fall, MD, MSHP, FCCM

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David E. Longnecker Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Graduate Group Affiliations

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423 Guardian Drive
309 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4865
Office: 215-573-7399
AB (Molecular and Cell Biology / Interdisciplinary Studies)
University of California, Berkeley, 2001.
Yale University School of Medicine, 2006.
MSHP (Health Policy Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Critical care medicine

Description of Research Expertise

I am a physician-researcher with a specific interest in acute care implementation science and improvement science. My areas of methodological expertise include mixed methods, qualitative research, and survey research. My areas of content expertise include patient handoffs and care transitions, human factors, critical care medicine, anesthesiology, and perioperative care.

Selected Publications

Neuman MD, Elkassabany NM, Ochroch J, Brensinger C, Newcomb C, Mehta S, Gaskins LJ, Lane-Fall MB: Incidence and predictors of regional anesthesia use for pain treatment after hip fracture: retrospective analysis. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 68(4): 835-840, April 2020.

Yao W, Wang T, Jiang B, Gao F, Wang L, Zheng H, Xiao W, Yao S, Mei W, Chen X, Luo A, Sun L, Cook T, Behringer E, Huitink JM, Wong DT, Lane-Fall M, McNarry AF, McGuire B, Higgs A, Shah A, Patel A, Zuo M, Ma W, Xue Z, Zhang LM, Li W, Wang Y, Hagberg C, O'Sullivan EP, Fleisher LA, Wei H: Emergency tracheal intubation in 202 patients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China: lessons learnt and international expert recommendations. British Journal of Anaesthesia April 2020 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print.

Lane-Fall M, Pascual J, Peifer H, Di Taranti L, Collard M, Jablonski J, Gutsche J, Halpern S, Barg F, Fleisher L, and the HATRICC study team (Allen K, Barry M, Buddai S, Chavez T, Choudhary M, George D, Linehan M, Torres Hernandez E, Vander Veen S, Watts J): A partially-structured postoperative handoff protocol improves communication in two mixed surgical intensive care units: findings from the Handoffs and Transitions in Critical Care (HATRICC) prospective cohort study. Annals of Surgery 271(3): 484-493, March 2020 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print in November 2018.

Woods-Hill CZ, Nelson EM, Papili KE, Lipinski L, Shea JA, Beidas RS, Lane-Fall MB: Harnessing implementation science to optimize harm prevention in critically ill children: a pilot study of bedside nurse CLABSI bundle performance. American Journal of Infection Control 2020 Notes: Accepted for publication.

Myers JS, Lane-Fall MB, Perfetti AR, Humphrey K, Sato L, Shaw K, Taylor A, Tess AV: Demonstrating the Value of Post-Graduate Fellowships for Physicians in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. BMJ Quality and Safety December 2019 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print.

Miles ME, Mueller D, Gay-Betton D, Baum Miller SH, Massa S, Lane-Fall M, Schlesinger JJ: OSCAR – Observational Study of Clinician Attentional Reserves. Critical Care Medicine December 2019 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print.

Vella M, Warshauer A, Tortorello G, Fernandez-Moure J, Giacolone J, Chen B, Cabulong A, Chreiman K, Sims C, Schwab C, Reilly P, Lane-Fall M, Seamon M: What happens to gunshot wound survivors? A comprehensive assessment of long-term outcomes after firearm injury. JAMA Surgery November 2019 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print.

Clapp J, Diraviam S, Lane-Fall M, Szymczak J, Muralidharan M, Chung J, Gutsche J, Curley M, Berns J, Fleisher L: Nephrology in the academic intensive care unit: a qualitative study of interdisciplinary collaboration. American Journal of Kidney Diseases September 2019 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print.

McDonald M, Henry M, Gallagher C, Lane-Fall M, Mackay E, Hadler R, Laudanski K, Usman A, Miano T, Gutsche J: The effect of sedation on long-term psychological impairment following extracorporeal life support. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia August 2019 Notes: Electronically published ahead of print.

Bhardwaj A, Miano T, Geller B, Milewski K, Williams M, Bermudez C, Vallabhajosyula P, Patel P, Mackay E, Vernick W, Lane-Fall M, Raiten J, McDonald M, Gutsche J: Veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for patients with return of spontaneous circulation after cardiac arrest due to ARDS. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 33(8): 2216-2220, August 2019.

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