Volume 57

Noninvasive ventilation in acute exacerbation of COPD: Homer is close to shore

Umur Hatipoğlu, MD, MBA, Laith Ghazala, MD, Manshi Li, MS, Xiaofeng Wang, PhD, Abhijit Duggal, MD, MPH
Published online November 29, 2021

Students’ perceived self-efficacy, expectations, barriers, and support in enrolling in a master’s degree program in respiratory care

Vincent Showalter, MSRC, RRT-RCP, Chris Russian, PhD, RRT, RRT-NPS, RPSGT, RST, FAARC, Joshua Gonzales, DHSc RRT-NPS, RRT-SDS, Arzu Ari, PhD, RRT, PT, CPFT, FAARC, FCCP
Published online November 29, 2021

Relationship between potential barriers to early mobilization in adult patients during intensive care stay using the Perme ICU Mobility score

Esther C. Wilches Luna PT, MSc Christiane Perme PT, CCS, Ada Clarice Gastaldi PT, PhD
Published online November 22, 2021

Noninvasive ventilation duration as an outcome predictor in acute exacerbation of COPD and respiratory failure: The saga continues

Habib Md Reazaul Karim, MD, DNB, IDCCM, Maria João Araújo, MD, Antonio M Esquinas, MD, PhD, FCCP, FAARC
Published online October 29, 2021

Multimodal treatment for acute empyema based on the patient’s condition, including patients who are bedridden: A single center retrospective study

Tomoki Nishida, MD, Yuto Igarashi, MD, Yuma Suno, MD, Takaaki Murata, MD, Katsunori Miyake, MD, PhD, Naoko Isogai, MD, Rai Shimoyama, MD, Jun Kawachi, MD, Hiroyuki Kashiwagi, MD, Toshitaka Tsukiyama, MD, Ryuta Fukai, MD, PhD
Published online October 20, 2021

Evaluation of a novel endotracheal tube suctioning system incorporating an inflatable sweeper

John D. Davies, MA, RRT, Yuh Chin Huang, MD, MHS, Neil R. MacIntyre, MD
Published online October 12, 2021

Exploring the professionalization of respiratory therapy in Canada

Marco Zaccagnini, PhD(c), MSc, RRT-CCAA, FCSRT, André Bussières, DC, PhD, Peter Nugus, MA(Hons), PhD, Andrew West, EdD, FCSRT, Aliki Thomas, OT(c), PhD
Published online October 8, 2021

Call for emergency action to limit global temperature increases, restore biodiversity, and protect health

Lukoye Atwoli, Abdullah H. Baqui, Thomas Benfield, Raffaella Bosurgi, Fiona Godlee, Stephen Hancocks, Richard Horton, Laurie Laybourn-Langton, Carlos Augusto Monteiro, Ian Norman, Kirsten Patrick, Nigel Praities, Marcel GM Olde Rikkert, Eric J. Rubin, Peush Sahni, Richard Smith, Nick Talley, Sue Turale, Damián Vázquez
Published online September 6, 2021

Conceptual validation of an innovative remote pulmonary rehabilitation solution for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Andrea Méndez, Patricio Labra, Juan Pablo Guerrero, Carlos Nieto, Bárbara Martínez, Gonzalo Hidalgo, Iván Rodríguez-Núñez
Published online August 18, 2021

Telehealth: The role of respiratory therapists during the COVID-19 emergency

Mrudula M. Sawadkar, Varun R Nayak
Published online August 18, 2021

Duration of noninvasive ventilation is not a predictor of clinical outcomes in patients with acute exacerbation of COPD and respiratory failure

Laith Ghazala, Umur Hatipoğlu, Tanya Devnani, Erin Covert, Justin Hanks, Katelyn Edwards, Maeve Macmurdo, Manshi Li, Xiaofeng Wang, Abhijit Duggal
Published online August 18, 2021

Virtual mask fitting in pediatric patients during COVID-19: A case series

Tuyen Tran HBSc, RRT, Mika Nonoyama RRT, PhD, Nisha Cithiravel HBSc, RRT, Faiza Syed HBSc, RRT, Joanna Janevski RN, NP, Jackie Chiang MA MD, Reshma Amin MD MSc, FRCP
Published online July 23, 2021

Use of neurally adjusted ventilatory assist (NAVA) in a patient with severe SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia: A case report

Jeffrey M. Haynes RRT, RPFT, FAARC
Published online July 22, 2021

Incorporating remote patient monitoring in virtual pulmonary rehabilitation programs

Jenna V. Jangalee B.Sc., RRT, CRE, CTE, Pooneh Ghasvareh PhD, Jordan A. Guenette PhD, Jeremy Road MD
Published online July 22, 2021

Efficacy and safety of an open lung ventilation strategy with staircase recruitment followed by comparison on two different modes of ventilation, in moderate ARDS in cirrhosis: A pilot randomized trial

Goel Vibha MD, Vandana Saluja MD, Mitra Lalita Gouri MD, Kumar Guresh MPhil PhD, Aggarwal Prashant MD, Maiwall Rakhi DM
Published online July 20, 2021

The Respiratory Therapy Practice-Based Outcomes Initiative(RT-PBOI): Developing a framework to explore the value added by respiratory therapists to health care in Alberta

Roberta Dubois RRT MA FCSRT, Rena Sorensen RRT MSc FCSRT CAE, Bryan Buell RRT BGS CTAJ, Tracey Telenko RRT BTech FCSRT, Andrew West EdD FCSRT
Published online July 20, 2021

Posters from the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists 2021 Annual Conference

Published online July 9, 2021

Factors affecting self-management in Iranian tuberculosis patients: A path analysis model

Tayebeh Fasihi Harandi, Zohreh Mahmoodi, Nooshin Ghavidel, Zhila Sharifipour
Published online June 23, 2021

Burnout in health care providers working in the intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital, South India—a questionnaire-based survey

Meghana Sanil BSc RT, Glevita Machado BSc RT, Varun R Nayak BSc RT, MSc RT
Published online June 4, 2021

Implementation of point-of-care blood gas testing at a large community hospital: Cost analysis, sepsis bundle compliance, and employee engagement

Robert A. Chase MD, Patricia A. DeJuilio MS, RRT, Jeffrey P. Huml MD, Alex P. Johnson APN, Ryan M. Kaminski RRT
Published online June 4, 2021

Correlation of Oxygenation and Radiographic Assessment of Lung Edema (RALE) Score to Lung Ultrasound Score (LUS) in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Patients in the Intensive Care Unit

Pratibha Todur MScRT, Souvik Chaudhuri FNB Critical Care, MD, MBBS, Vedaghosh Amara FNB Critical Care, DNB, MBBS, Srikant N MDS, BDS, Prabha Prakash BDS
Published online May 19, 2021

Aerosol drug delivery to tracheotomized patients with COVID-19: Pragmatic suggestions for clinicians

Arzu Ari, PhD, RRT, PT, CPFT, FAARC, FCCP, James B. Fink, PhD, RRT, FAARC, FCCP
Published online April 30, 2021

Kartagener syndrome: A case report

Rahaf Ibrahim MA, PD, Huda Daood, MD, CCP
Published online April 21, 2021

Organ procurement organization and university-based respiratory care program partnership to develop student internships

Nicholas R. Henry, MS, RRT-ACCS, RRT-NPS, AE-C, Christopher J. Russian, PhD, RRT-NPS, RPSGT, RST, FAARC, Micah Williams, BSN, RN, CPTC, Ann Marie Pezzuto, BSRC, RRT
Published online April 21, 2021

Proceedings from the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists Annual Conference May 5–7, 2021

Published online April 26, 2021

Pilot of a community-based interprofessional “student-infused” pulmonary rehabilitation program in Saint John, New Brunswick

John R. Doucet, BSc, RRT; Tammie A. Fournier, BEd, RRT, FCSRT, CRE, CTE; Christy M. Bishop, BSc, RRT; Derek J. Gaudet, MA; Daniel A. Nagel, RN, PhD
Published online March 17, 2021

How to deliver aerosolized medications through high flow nasal cannula safely and effectively in the era of COVID-19 and beyond: A narrative review

Arzu Ari, PhD, RRT, PT, CPFT, FAARC, FCCP, Gerald B. Moody, BSRC, RRT-NPS
Published online March 1, 2021

Alternative to traditional noninvasive ventilation using a modified snorkel mask in a patient with SARS-COV2: A case report

Raul Montalvo, Eyner Castro, Alvaro Chavez
Published online February 9, 2021

Burden of COPD among population above 30 years in India: protocol for a systematic review and proposed meta-analysis

Nachiket Gudi, Amreen Mahmood, Manas Pratim Roy, Ravishankar, Pradeepa Nayak, Ashwani Verma
Published online February 1, 2021

An evaluation of temperature stability and resistance in neonatal ventilator circuits

Jennifer A. Ruppert MPH, RRT, C-NPT, Neil L. McNinch MS, RN, PSTAT®, Teresa A. Volsko MBA, MHHS, RRT, CMTE, FAARC
Published online January 29, 2021

Posters from the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists 2020 E-Conference Series

Published online January 28, 2021

Volume 56


The CJRT is seeing some positive growth!

Justin Sorge, RRT FCSRT MPH
Published online December 9, 2020

In vitro investigation of the Flusso™ Bypass adapter efficiency upon ventilator circuit disconnect in a clinical simulated environment

Rym Mehri PhD, Abubakar Alatrash PhD, Nick Ogrodnik BASc, Edgar A. Matida PhD, Frank Fiorenza RRT, BHSc
Published online December 8, 2020

Pre-operative patient optimization to prevent postoperative pulmonary complications—Insights and roles for the respiratory therapist: A narrative review

Jonathon Schwartz MSE, MD, Darian Parsey BS, Tichaendepi Mundangepfupfu MRes MD, Steven Tsang DO, Robert Pranaat MD, James Wilson DO, Peter Papadakos MD
Published online December 4, 2020

Association of COVID-19 and other viral infections with interstitial lung diseases, pulmonary fibrosis, and pulmonary hypertension: A narrative review

Elham Atabati, Amir Dehghani-Samani, Sayyed Gholamreza Mortazavimoghaddam
Published online November 26, 2020

Work of breathing during arm bracing in normal male subjects

Tomoyuki Ogino, RPT, MSc, PhD, Kyoshi Mase, RPT, PhD, Shigefumi Murakami, RPT, MSc, Kazuhisa Domen, MD, PhD
Published online November 26, 2020

Cough peak flow to predict the extubation outcome: Comparison between three cough stimulation methods

Christiane Melo Almeida, MSc, Agnaldo José Lopes, PhD, Fernando Silva Guimarães, PhD
Published online November 20, 2020

Publication of study protocols in the CJRT

Justin Sorge, RRT, FCSRT, MPH
Published online November 10, 2020

Respiratory therapists: the unnoticed warriors during COVID-19 pandemic in India

Mrudula M. Sawadkar, MSc RT, Varun R. Nayak, MSc RT
Published online October 30, 2020

Adjunct low level laser therapy (LLLT) in a morbidly obese patient with severe COVID-19 pneumonia: A case report

Scott A. Sigman MD, Soheila Mokmeli MD, Mariana A. Vetrici MD, PhD
Published online September 28, 2020

Design and performance testing of a novel emergency ventilator for in-hospital use

Jacob M. Knorr BS, Megan M. Sheehan BS, Daniel C. Santana BA, Sergey Samorezov MSME, Ibrahim Sammour MD FAAP CHSE, Michael Deblock PhD, Barry Kuban BSEE, Neal Chaisson MD, Robert L. Chatburn MHHS RRT-NPS FAARC
Published online September 28, 2020

Features of scholarly practice in health care professionals: A scoping review protocol

Marco Zaccagnini, RRT/CCAA, FCSRT, MSc, André Bussières, DC, PhD, Andrew West, EdD, FCSRT, Jill Boruff, MLIS, AHIP, Aliki Thomas, OT(c), erg, PhD
Published online September 10, 2020

Unintended consequences of COVID-19: Opportunities for respiratory therapists’ involvement in developing respiratory-related technologies

Patricia McClurg RRT, MEd, Nikolay Moroz RRT, MD, Marco Zaccagnini, RRT/CCAA, FCSRT, MSc
Published online September 10, 2020

Selection bias may explain the relationship between coronavirus diagnosis and the odds of prior influenza vaccination

Justin Sorge, RRT, FCSRT, MPH
Published online July 23, 2020

Helmet CPAP revisited in COVID-19 pneumonia: A case series

Aniket S. Rali, Christopher Howard, Rachel Miller, Christopher K. Morgan, Dennis Mejia, John Sabo, James P. Herlihy, Sunjay R. Devarajan
Published online July 21, 2020

Low level laser therapy as a modality to attenuate cytokine storm at multiple levels, enhance recovery, and reduce the use of ventilators in COVID-19

Soheila Mokmeli MD, Mariana Vetrici MD, PhD
Published online July 21, 2020

Effect of humidified versus nonhumidified CPAP on inflammatory response and nasopharyngeal symptoms in healthy participants

Hajed M. Al-Otaibi, PhD, Mohammed D. Alahmari, PhD, Thekra N. Al-Maqati, MSc, Abdullah Ghazwani, MRes
Published online July 24, 2020

Go with the flow—clinical importance of flow curves during mechanical ventilation: A narrative review

Natsumi T. Hamahata, MD, Ryota Sato, MD, Ehab G. Daoud, MD, FACP, FCCP
Published online July 22, 2020

Sex- and gender-based analysis and the CJRT: What can we do to combat bias in health research?

Justin Sorge, RRT, FCSRT, MPH
Published online May 8, 2020

Variability in expiratory flow requirements among oscillatory positive expiratory pressure devices

Sherwin E. Morgan, RRT, Steven Mosakowski, RRT, MBA, Brenda L. Giles, MD, Edward Naureckas, MD, Avery Tung, MD, FCCM
Published online March 4, 2020

High-flow nasal cannula for bronchiolitis in an ICU and step-down unit

Madeleine M. Genereux MD, Morgan J. Sims MD, Bethany J. Wolf PhD, Ian D. Kane MD
Published online February 28, 2020

Endotracheal cuff pressures in the PICU: Incidence of underinflation and overinflation

Richard W. Wettstein MMEd, RRT, FAARC, Donna D. Gardner DrPH, RRT, FAARC, Sadie Wiatrek MSRC, RRT, Kristina E. Ramirez MPH, RRT, CHES, Ruben D. Restrepo MD, RRT, FAARC
Published online January 21, 2020

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