William D Schweickert, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care
3400 Spruce Street
5038 Gates Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-5478
Fax: 215-662-2856
B.S. (Biology)
Wake Forest University, 1995.
M.D. (Medicine)
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 1999.
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Selected Publications

Giannini Heather M, Ginestra Jennifer C, Chivers Corey, Draugelis Michael, Hanish Asaf, Schweickert William D, Fuchs Barry D, Meadows Laurie, Lynch Michael, Donnelly Patrick J, Pavan Kimberly, Fishman Neil O, Hanson C William, Umscheid Craig A: A Machine Learning Algorithm to Predict Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: Development, Implementation, and Impact on Clinical Practice. Critical care medicine Aug 2019.

Mikkelsen Mark E, Anderson Brian J, Bellini Lisa, Schweickert William D, Fuchs Barry D, Prasad Kerlin Meeta: Burnout, and Fulfillment, in the Profession of Critical Care Medicine. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine Jun 2019.

Ginestra Jennifer C, Giannini Heather M, Schweickert William D, Meadows Laurie, Lynch Michael J, Pavan Kimberly, Chivers Corey J, Draugelis Michael, Donnelly Patrick J, Fuchs Barry D, Umscheid Craig A: Clinician Perception of a Machine Learning-Based Early Warning System Designed to Predict Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Critical care medicine May 2019.

Bakhru Rita N, Basner Mathias, Kerlin Meeta Prasad, Halpern Scott D, Hansen-Flaschen John, Rosen Ilene M, Dinges David F, Schweickert William D: Sleep and Work in ICU Physicians During a Randomized Trial of Nighttime Intensivist Staffing. Critical care medicine 47(7): 894-902, Apr 2019.

Balas Michele C, Pun Brenda T, Pasero Chris, Engel Heidi J, Perme Christiane, Esbrook Cheryl L, Kelly Tamra, Hargett Ken D, Posa Patricia J, Barr Juliana, Devlin John W, Morse Alexandra, Barnes-Daly Mary Ann, Puntillo Kathleen A, Aldrich J Matthew, Schweickert William D, Harmon Lori, Byrum Diane G, Carson Shannon S, Ely E Wesley, Stollings Joanna L: Common Challenges to Effective ABCDEF Bundle Implementation: The ICU Liberation Campaign Experience. Critical care nurse 39(1): 46-60, Feb 2019.

Stollings Joanna L, Devlin John W, Pun Brenda T, Puntillo Kathleen A, Kelly Tamra, Hargett Ken D, Morse Alexandra, Esbrook Cheryl L, Engel Heidi J, Perme Christiane, Barnes-Daly Mary Ann, Posa Patricia J, Aldrich J Matthew, Barr Juliana, Carson Shannon S, Schweickert William D, Byrum Diane G, Harmon Lori, Ely E Wesley, Balas Michele C: Implementing the ABCDEF Bundle: Top 8 Questions Asked During the ICU Liberation ABCDEF Bundle Improvement Collaborative. Critical care nurse 39(1): 36-45, Feb 2019.

Girard Timothy D, Exline Matthew C, Carson Shannon S, Hough Catherine L, Rock Peter, Gong Michelle N, Douglas Ivor S, Malhotra Atul, Owens Robert L, Feinstein Daniel J, Khan Babar, Pisani Margaret A, Hyzy Robert C, Schmidt Gregory A, Schweickert William D, Hite R Duncan, Bowton David L, Masica Andrew L, Thompson Jennifer L, Chandrasekhar Rameela, Pun Brenda T, Strength Cayce, Boehm Leanne M, Jackson James C, Pandharipande Pratik P, Brummel Nathan E, Hughes Christopher G, Patel Mayur B, Stollings Joanna L, Bernard Gordon R, Dittus Robert S, Ely E Wesley: Haloperidol and Ziprasidone for Treatment of Delirium in Critical Illness. The New England journal of medicine 379(26): 2506-2516, Oct 2018.

Palakshappa Jessica A, Reilly John P, Schweickert William D, Anderson Brian J, Khoury Viviane, Shashaty Michael G, Fitzgerald David, Forker Caitlin, Butler Kelly, Ittner Caroline A, Feng Rui, Files D Clark, Bonk Michael P, Christie Jason D, Meyer Nuala J: Quantitative peripheral muscle ultrasound in sepsis: Muscle area superior to thickness. Journal of critical care 47: 324-330, Oct 2018.

Pun Brenda T, Balas Michele C, Barnes-Daly Mary Ann, Thompson Jennifer L, Aldrich J Matthew, Barr Juliana, Byrum Diane, Carson Shannon S, Devlin John W, Engel Heidi J, Esbrook Cheryl L, Hargett Ken D, Harmon Lori, Hielsberg Christina, Jackson James C, Kelly Tamra L, Kumar Vishakha, Millner Lawson, Morse Alexandra, Perme Christiane S, Posa Patricia J, Puntillo Kathleen A, Schweickert William D, Stollings Joanna L, Tan Alai, D'Agostino McGowan Lucy, Ely E Wesley: Caring for Critically Ill Patients with the ABCDEF Bundle: Results of the ICU Liberation Collaborative in Over 15,000 Adults. Critical care medicine 47(1): 3-14, Oct 2018.

Barnes-Daly Mary Ann, Pun Brenda T, Harmon Lori A, Byrum Diane G, Kumar Vishakha K, Devlin John W, Stollings Joanna L, Puntillo Kathleen A, Engel Heidi J, Posa Patricia J, Barr Juliana, Schweickert William D, Esbrook Cheryl L, Hargett Ken D, Carson Shannon S, Aldrich J Matthew, Ely E Wesley, Balas Michele C: Improving Health Care for Critically Ill Patients Using an Evidence-Based Collaborative Approach to ABCDEF Bundle Dissemination and Implementation. Worldviews on evidence-based nursing 15(3): 206-216, Jun 2018.

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