Robert Dittus
Faculty Member

  1. Delirium as a predictor of long-term cognitive impairment in survivors of critical illness. Girard TD, Jackson JC, Pandharipande PP, Pun BT, Thompson JL, Shintani AK, Gordon SM, Canonico AE, Dittus RS, Bernard GR, Ely EW (2010) Crit Care Med 38(7): 1513-20
    › Primary publication · 20473145 (PubMed) · PMC3638813 (PubMed Central)
  2. Delirium and sedation in the intensive care unit: survey of behaviors and attitudes of 1384 healthcare professionals. Patel RP, Gambrell M, Speroff T, Scott TA, Pun BT, Okahashi J, Strength C, Pandharipande P, Girard TD, Burgess H, Dittus RS, Bernard GR, Ely EW (2009) Crit Care Med 37(3): 825-32
    › Primary publication · 19237884 (PubMed) · PMC3719180 (PubMed Central)
  3. Risk factors for post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms following critical illness requiring mechanical ventilation: a prospective cohort study. Girard TD, Shintani AK, Jackson JC, Gordon SM, Pun BT, Henderson MS, Dittus RS, Bernard GR, Ely EW (2007) Crit Care 11(1): R28
    › Primary publication · 17316452 (PubMed) · PMC2151865 (PubMed Central)
  4. Colorectal cancer screening among men and women in the United States. Peterson NB, Murff HJ, Ness RM, Dittus RS (2007) J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16(1): 57-65
    › Primary publication · 17324097 (PubMed)
  5. Near misses and research subjects. Murff HJ, Dittus RS (2006) Qual Saf Health Care 15(4): 228-9
    › Primary publication · 16885243 (PubMed) · PMC2564016 (PubMed Central)
  6. Lorazepam is an independent risk factor for transitioning to delirium in intensive care unit patients. Pandharipande P, Shintani A, Peterson J, Pun BT, Wilkinson GR, Dittus RS, Bernard GR, Ely EW (2006) Anesthesiology 104(1): 21-6
    › Primary publication · 16394685 (PubMed)
  7. Labor characteristics and program costs of a successful diabetes disease management program. Rothman RL, So SA, Shin J, Malone RM, Bryant B, Dewalt DA, Pignone MP, Dittus RS (2006) Am J Manag Care 12(5): 277-83
    › Primary publication · 16686585 (PubMed)
  8. Improving blood pressure control through provider education, provider alerts, and patient education: a cluster randomized trial. Roumie CL, Elasy TA, Greevy R, Griffin MR, Liu X, Stone WJ, Wallston KA, Dittus RS, Alvarez V, Cobb J, Speroff T (2006) Ann Intern Med 145(3): 165-75
    › Primary publication · 16880458 (PubMed)
  9. Delirium and its motoric subtypes: a study of 614 critically ill patients. Peterson JF, Pun BT, Dittus RS, Thomason JW, Jackson JC, Shintani AK, Ely EW (2006) J Am Geriatr Soc 54(3): 479-84
    › Primary publication · 16551316 (PubMed)
  10. Volatility: a new vital sign identified using a novel bedside monitoring strategy. Grogan EL, Norris PR, Speroff T, Ozdas A, France DJ, Harris PA, Jenkins JM, Stiles R, Dittus RS, Morris JA (2005) J Trauma 58(1): 7-12; discussion 12-4
    › Primary publication · 15674143 (PubMed)