John M Oropello, MD
- PROFESSOR | Surgery
- PROFESSOR | Medicine
Specialties:Surgical Critical Care - Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
- Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
- Bronchoscopy, Diagnostic
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation For Adults
- Intubation And Mechanical Ventilation
BA, Bernard Baruch College
MD, St. George's University School of Medicine
MD, St. George's University
Coney Island Hospital
Coney Island Hospital
The Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, Coney Island Hospital
Fellowship, Pulmonary, Coney Island Hospital
Fellowship, Critical Care Med., Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellow-of-the-Year Award Critical Care Fellowship
Consistent outstanding clinical performance during Internal Medicine Residency and Pulmonary Fellowship
The Abdool Islami Award for Overall Academic Excellence
The President's Excellency Award for the
The Muriel Lee Winokur Biology Scholarship
Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Biology
Research Projects Current:
- Efficacy & Safety of Drotrecogin Alfa (Activated) in Adult Patients with Septic Shock
The purpose of this research study is to examine the safety and effectiveness of the drug Xigris [drotrecogin alfa (activated)] in patients who have been diagnosed with septic shock. Septic shock is a critical condition caused by an infection in which blood pressure falls dang...
Oropello JM, Weiner L, Benjamin E. Hypertensive, hypervolemic, hemodilutional therapy for aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: Is it efficacious?--No. Crit Care Clin 1996; 12: 709-730.
Manasia A, Kang H, Hannon E, Lu Y, Oropello JM, Leibowitz A, Stein J, Benjamin E. : Effects of the stable prostacyclin analogue iloprost on mesenteric blood flow in porcine endotoxic shock. Crit Care Med 1997; 25: 1222-1227.
Benjamin E, Griffin K, Leibowtiz A, Manasia A, Oropello JM, Geffroy V, DelGuidice R, Hufanda J, Rosen S, Goldman M. Goal-Directed Transesophageal Echocardiography performed by intensivists to assess left ventricular function: comparison with pulmonary artery catheterization. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 1998; 12: 10-15.
Oropello JM, Leibowitz A, Geffroy V, Murgolo V, Ezeugwu C, Benjamin E. Hemodynamic waveform detection from pulmonary artery catheters in the ICU. Journal Intensive Care Med 1999 January; 14(1): 46-51.
Naik S, Oropello JM, Benjamin E. Neurological complications of intensive care. Clinics In Chest Medicine 1999 June; 20(2): 423-434.
Liolios A, Oropello JM, Benjamin E. Gastrointestinal complications of intensive care. Clinics in Chest Medicine 1999 June; 20(2): 329-345.
Spencer KT, Goldman M, Cholley B, Hultman J, Benjamin E, Oropello JM, Harris KM, Bednarz J, Manasia A, Leibowitz A, Connor B, Lang RM. Multicenter experience using a new prototype transnasal transesophageal echocardiography probe. Echocardiography 1999; 16(8): 811-817.
Kohli-Seth R, Oropello JM. The future of bedside monitoring. Crit Care Clin 2000 Oct; 16(4): 557-578.
Barlas I, Oropello JM, Benjamin E. Neurological complications in the intensive care unit. Current Opinion in Critical Care 2001; 7: 68-73.
Kang H, Manasia A, Rajamani S, Rajaram SS, Hannon E, Lu Y, Oropello JM, Benjamin E. Intravenous Iloprost increases mesenteric blood flow in experimental acute nonocclusive mesenteric ischemia. Crit Care Med 2002 Nov; 30(11): 2528-2534.