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SCCM COVID-19 Journal Articles

Below are all recently-published articles from the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s journals, Critical Care Medicine, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, and Critical Care Explorations, relating to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As articles are accepted and published, this list will be updated with citations and links.

For other articles and other COVID-19 related resources, please visit sccm.org/disaster.

Perspective of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign on the Management of Pediatric Sepsis in the Era of Coronavirus Disease 2019
Weiss SL, Peters MJ, Agus MSD, et al.  Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Editorial: Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Tsunami of Data and a Plethora of Unanswered Questions
Kissoon N. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Point-of-Care Lung Ultrasound for Detecting Severe Presentations of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Analysis
Favot M, Malik A, Rowland J, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Evaluation of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Severity Using Urine Biomarkers
Katagiri D, Ishikane M, Asai Y, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Treatment for Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019 With the Seraph-100 Microbind Affinity Blood Filter
Olson SW, Oliver JD, Collen J, et al.  Crit Care Explor 2020.

Relocating IV Pumps for Critically Ill Isolated Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients From Bedside to Outside the Patient Room
Shah AG, Taduran C, Friedman S, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Preparedness and Reorganization of Care for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients in a Swiss ICU: Characteristics and Outcomes of 129 Patients
Primmaz S, Le Terrier C, Suh N, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Thromboprophylaxis in Critically Ill Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients
Piagnerelli M, Cauchie P, Vancutsem M, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Leveraging Tele-Critical Care Capabilities for Clinical Trial Consent
Ieronimakis KM, Cain JA, Switzer MS, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Financial Toxicity After Hospitalization; Considerations in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Recovery*
See H, Slonim AD. Crit Care Med 2020.

Editorial: Lessons Learned From the Front Line: Outcomes of Noninvasive Ventilation for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pneumonia in China*
Cerceo E, Fraimow H. Crit Care Med 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Optimizing the Risk-Benefit Balance of Thromboprophylaxis in Critically Ill Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019
Piagnerelli M, Cauchie P, Wautrecht J-C. Crit Care Med 2020.

The Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic on U.S. and Canadian PICUs
Sachdeva R, Rice TB, Reisner B, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Venous Thromboembolism Events Following Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Based on CT Scans 
Parzy G, Daviet F, Puech B, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Clinical Features of Critical Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Children
Bhumbra S, Malin S, Kirkpatrick L, et al.  Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic Measures: Reports From a National Survey of 9,120 ICU Clinicians
Kleinpell R, Ferraro DM, Maves RC, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Pediatric Resuscitation Practices During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
Morgan RW, Kienzle M, Sen AI, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Letter to the Editor: Coronavirus Disease 2019: Understanding Immunopathogenesis Is the “Holy Grail” to Explain Why Children Have Less Severe Acute Disease
Lanziotti VS, de Souza DC, Marques, ETA. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Thromboelastography Profiles of CritNormalically Ill Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019
Yuriditsky E, Horowitz JM, Merchan C, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Editorial: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
Mikkelsen ME, Vernick W, Gutsche J. Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism in Critically Ill Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients Receiving Prophylactic Anticoagulation
Trigonis RA, Holt DB, Yuan R, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Barrier Techniques to Reduce Aerosolization During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Paroya AA, Patel KM, Ahmad S. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Barrier Techniques to Reduce Aerosolization During Extubation
Patel KM, Patel RB, Ahmad S. Crit Care Explor 2020.

A Centrally Acting Antihypertensive, Clonidine, Sedates Patients Presenting With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Evoked by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus 2
Petitjeans F, Martinez J-Y, Danguy des Déserts M, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Factors Associated With Pulmonary Embolism Among Coronavirus Disease 2019 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Multicenter Study Among 375 Patients
Soumagne T, Lascarrou J-P, Hraiech S, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Clinical Features of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients With Mechanical Ventilation: A Nationwide Study in China
Wang T, Tang C, Chen R, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Inflammation Profiling of Critically Ill Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients
Fraser DD, Cepinskas G, Slessarev M, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Gender Difference Is Associated With Severity of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Infection: An Insight From a Meta-Analysis
Ueyama H, Kuno T, Takagi H, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Less Can Be More When Targeting Interleukin-6-Mediated Cytokine Release Syndrome in Coronavirus Disease 2019
Betts BC; Young JW. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Subcutaneous Enoxaparin Safely Facilitates Bedside Sustained Low-Efficiency Hemodialysis in Hypercoagulopathic Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients—A Proof-of-Principle Trial
Neumann-Haefelin E, Widmeier E, Bansbach J, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Corticosteroid Administration Is Associated With Improved Outcome in Patients With Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2-Related Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Chopra A, Chieng HC, Austin A, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Design for Implementation of a System-Level ICU Pandemic Surge Staffing Plan
Harris GH, Baldisseri MR, Reynolds BR, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Review of Viral Testing (Polymerase Chain Reaction) and Antibody/Serology Testing for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus-2 for the Intensivist
Motley MP, Bennett-Guerrero E, Fries BC, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

The Combination of Tocilizumab and Methylprednisolone Along With Initial Lung Recruitment Strategy in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients Requiring Mechanical Ventilation: A Series of 21 Consecutive Cases
Hazbun ME, Faust AC, Ortegon AL, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Adult Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Patient Selection During Coronavirus Disease 2019: The Value of a Review Panel During Coronavirus Disease 2019
Crowley J, Raz Y, Funamoto M, et al.  Crit Care Med 2020.

Simulation: Keeping Pace With Pandemics
Alessi LJ, Fiedor Hamilton M. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Paved With Good Intentions: Hospital Visitation Restrictions in the Age of Coronavirus Disease 2019
Andrist E, Clarke RG, Harding M. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Strategies to Optimize ICU Liberation (A to F) Bundle Performance in Critically Ill Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019
Devlin JW, O’Neal HR, Thomas C, et al.  Crit Care Explor 2020.

Pandemic-Related Submissions: The Challenge of Discerning Signal Amidst Noise
Bleck TP, Buchman TG, Dellinger RP, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Online Letter to the Editor: Coronavirus Disease 2019: Withdrawing Mechanical Ventilation to Reallocate Life Support Under Crisis Standards of Care—Nonequivalence of the Equivalence Thesis
Maldonado F, Rafael Fr. J; Shinall MC Jr, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Online Letter to the Editor: Bronchiolitis and Potential Pathophysiological Implications in Coronavirus Disease 2019 ARDS Patients With Near-Normal Respiratory Compliance
Huang CF, Sun P-T, Tay CK. Crit Care Med 2020.

Consideration of Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019 As Viral Sepsis and Potential Use of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors
Odabasi Z; Cinel I. Crit Care Explor 2020.
 
Statewide Real-Time Tracking of Beds and Ventilators During Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Beyond
Merkel MJ; Edwards R, Ness J, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.
 
Case Report: Acute Limb Ischemia Due to Arterial Thrombosis Associated With Coronavirus Disease 2019
Warrior K, Chung PA, Ahmed N, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.
 
Letter to the Editor: Ultrasound Teleguidance to Reduce Healthcare Worker Exposure to Coronavirus Disease 2019
Gibson LE, Low SA, Bittner EA, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Coronavirus Disease 2019: Harnessing Healthy Fear via Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behavior
O’Neal HR Jr, Lin C, Devlin JW, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine in the COVID-19 Pandemic
Kochanek PM, Kudchadkar SR, Kissoon N. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Editorial: Mechanical Ventilation During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: Combating the Tsunami of Misinformation From Mainstream and Social Media
Savel RH, Shiloh AL, Saunders PC, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Coagulopathy of Coronavirus Disease 2019
Iba T, Levy JH, Levi M, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Children in Critical Care Due to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infection
Experience in a Spanish Hospital

García-Salido A, Leoz-Gordillo I, Martínez de Azagra-Garde A, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Using Social Media for Rapid Information Dissemination in a Pandemic: #PedsICU and Coronavirus Disease 2019
Kudchadkar SR, Carroll CL. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Just-in-Time Simulation to Guide Workflow Design for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Difficult Airway Management
Daly Guris RJ, Doshi A, Boyer DL, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Editorial: Finding the Right Ethical Framework for PICU Resource Allocation During a Pandemic*
Miller KE, Toltzis P. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.
 
Routine Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis May Be Inadequate in the Hypercoagulable State of Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019
Maatman T, Jalali F, Feizpour C, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Implications of Obesity for the Management of Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pneumonia
Lemyze M, Courageux N, Maladobry T, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

ICU and Ventilator Mortality Among Critically Ill Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019
Auld SC, Caridi-Scheible M, Blum JM, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Letter to the Editor: The Role of the Pediatric Intensivist in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
Rodriguez-Rubio M, Camporesi A, de la Oliva, P. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Percutaneous Tracheostomy With Apnea During Coronavirus Disease 2019 Era: A Protocol and Brief Report of Cases
Niroula A, Van Nostrand KM, Khullar OV, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Letter to the Editor: The Importance of Universal Preprocedural Testing for the Novel Coronavirus 2019
Zhang F, Chapman 2, Bochicchio G, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Coronavirus Disease 2019-Induced Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Multicenter Descriptive Study
Yang X, Cai S, Luo Y, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Editorial: Saving Lives Versus Saving Dollars: The Acceptable Loss for Coronavirus Disease 2019
Ashkenazi I; Rapaport C. Crit Care Med 2020.

Editorial: Coronavirus Disease 2019 Triage Teams: Death by Numbers
Zivot J. Crit Care Med 2020.

Letter to the Editor: The Role of Lung Ultrasound in Diagnosis and Follow-Up of Children With Coronavirus Disease 2019
Musolino AM, Supino, MC. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Pediatric Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019–Related Illness
MacGregor RM, Antiel RM, Najaf T, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Frequency of Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Use Early in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
Baduashvili A, Oberle LP, Devitt J. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Well-Being During Coronavirus Disease 2019: A PICU Practical Perspective
Donnelly PD, Davidson M, Dunlop N, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

Dealing With the CARDS of COVID-19
Marini JJ. Crit Care Med 2020.

Proposal for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Management
Downs JB, Weled B; Räsänen J, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Letter to the Editor: Evidence of Steroids in Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Coronavirus Disease 2019
Escarramán-Martínez D, Guerrero Gutiérrez MA, Pérez-Nieto OR, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Critical Care Clinician Reports on Coronavirus Disease 2019: Results From a National Survey of 4,875 ICU Providers
Kaplan LJ, Kleinpell R, Maves RC, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

​Personalized Ventilation to Multiple Patients Using a Single Ventilator: Description and Proof of Concept
Han JS, Mashari A, Singh D, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

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Adult ICU Triage During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: Who Will Live and Who Will Die? Recommendations to Improve Survival
Sprung CL, Joynt GM, Christian MD, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Time Course of Evolving Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury: The “Shrinking Baby Lung”
Marini J,  Gattinoni L. Crit Care Med 2020.

Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II Score as a Predictor of Hospital Mortality in Patients of Coronavirus Disease 2019
Zou X, Li S, Fang M, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Caring for Critically Ill Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019 in a PICU: Recommendations by Dual Trained Intensivists
Remy KE, Verhoef PA, Malone JR, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020

Editorial: Caring for Critically Ill Adults in PICUs Is Not “Child’s Play”
Christian MD; Kissoon N. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020

Editorial: Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Children: An Invisible Threat Which We Cannot Ignore
Biban P. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020

Prediction of Pediatric Critical Care Resource Utilization for Disaster Triage
Killien EY; Mills B; Errett NA, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020

Clinical Distancing and Mitigation of Coronavirus Disease 2019
Scott BK, Hravnak M, Pamplin JC. Crit Care Explor 2020

The Viral Infection and Respiratory Illness Universal Study (VIRUS): An International Registry of Coronavirus 2019-Related Critical Illness
Walkey AJ, Kumar VK, Harhay MO, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020

 

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Potential for Lung Recruitment and Ventilation-Perfusion Mismatch in Patients With the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome From Coronavirus Disease 2019
Mauri T, Spinelli E, Scotti E, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

Rationale for Prolonged Corticosteroid Treatment in the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Caused by Coronavirus Disease 2019
Villar J, Confalonieri M, Pastores SM, Meduri, GU. Crit Care Explor 2020.

The Clinical Presentation and Immunology of Viral Pneumonia and Implications for Management of Coronavirus Disease 2019
Darden DB, Hawkins RB, Larson SD, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

A Conceptual and Adaptable Approach to Hospital Preparedness for Acute Surge Events Due to Emerging Infectious Diseases
Anesi GL, Lynch Y, Evans L. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Fact Versus Science Fiction: Fighting Coronavirus Disease 2019 Requires the Wisdom to Know the Difference
Ingraham NE, Tignanelli, CJ. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Using the Surviving Sepsis Coronavirus Disease 2019 Guidelines—Anything New Yet?
Rimawi RH. Crit Care Explor 2020.

Misinformation During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak: How Knowledge Emerges From Noise
Rochwerg B, Parke R, Murthy S, et al. Crit Care Explor 2020.

COVID-19 in Critically Ill Children: A Narrative Review of the Literature
Ong JSM, Tosoni A, Kim YJ, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2020.

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Neurologic Manifestations of Severe Respiratory Viral Contagions
Robinson C, Busl K. Crit Care Explor 2020.

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Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Alhazzani W, Møller MH, Arabi YM, et al. Crit Care Med 2020.

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