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Amal Jubran
M.D.
  • Professor
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Locations
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Publications

Diaphragmatic neuromechanical coupling and mechanisms of hypercapnia during inspiratory loadingLaghi,F.; Shaikh,H. S.; Morales,D.; Sinderby,C.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 2014 ; ( ):

Has the twitching hour arrived for the ventilated patient?Jubran,A.AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2013 ;188(2):126-128

Effect of pressure support vs unassisted breathing through a tracheostomy collar on weaning duration in patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation: a randomized trialJubran,A.; Grant,B. J.; Duffner,L. A.; Collins,E. G.; Lanuza,D. M.; Hoffman,L. A.; Tobin,M. J.JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association 2013 ;309(7):671-677

Depressive disorders during weaning from prolonged mechanical ventilation.Jubran,A.; Lawm,G.; Kelly,J.; Duffner,L. A.; Gungor,G.; Collins,E. G.; Lanuza,D. M.; Hoffman,L. A.; Tobin,M. J.Intensive care medicine 2010 ;36(5):828-835

Narrative review: ventilator-induced respiratory muscle weaknessTobin,M. J.; Laghi,F.; Jubran,A.Annals of Internal Medicine 2010 ;153(4):240-245

Meta-analysis under the spotlight: focused on a meta-analysis of ventilator weaningTobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.Critical care medicine 2008 ;36(1):1-7

Pressure support ventilation: A significant confounding factor in the determination of the rapid shallow breathing indexTobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.Critical care medicine 2008 ;36(5):1693-1694

Four questions for Dr. MacIntyre on his editorialTobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.; Hines,E.,JrCritical care medicine 2008 ;36(9):2709-2709

Sternomastoid, rib cage, and expiratory muscle activity during weaning failure.Parthasarathy,S.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.Journal of applied physiology 2007 ;103(1):140-147

Critical illness and mechanical ventilation: effects on the diaphragm.[see comment]Jubran,A.Respiratory care 2006 ;51(9):1054-1061

Variable performance of weaning-predictor tests: role of Bayes' theorem and spectrum and test-referral bias.[see comment]Tobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.Intensive care medicine 2006 ;32(12):2002-2012

Weaning prediction: esophageal pressure monitoring complements readiness testing.Jubran,A.; Grant,B. J.; Laghi,F.; Parthasarathy,S.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(11):1252-1259

Respiratory and skeletal muscles in hypogonadal men with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.Laghi,F.; Langbein,W. E.; Antonescu-Turcu,A.; Jubran,A.; Bammert,C.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(6):598-605

Hypogonadism in men with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: prevalence and quality of life.Laghi,F.; Antonescu-Turcu,A.; Collins,E.; Segal,J.; Tobin,D. E.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(7):728-733

Fluctuations in end-expiratory lung volume during Cheyne-Stokes respiration.Brack,T.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2005 ;171(12):1408-1413

Effect of lung volume reduction surgery on diaphragmatic neuromechanical coupling at 2 years.Laghi,F.; Jubran,A.; Topeli,A.; Fahey,P. J.; Garrity,E. R.,Jr; de Pinto,D. J.; Tobin,M. J.Chest 2004 ;125(6):2188-2195

Pulse oximetryJubran,A.Intensive care medicine 2004 ;30(11):2017-2020

Is weaning failure caused by low-frequency fatigue of the diaphragm?[see comment].Laghi,F.; Cattapan,S. E.; Jubran,A.; Parthasarathy,S.; Warshawsky,P.; Choi,Y. S.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(2):120-127

Statement of the 4th International Consensus Conference in Critical Care on ICU-Acquired Pneumonia--Chicago, Illinois, May 2002Hubmayr,R. D.; Burchardi,H.; Elliot,M.; Fessler,H.; Georgopoulos,D.; Jubran,A.; Limper,A.; Pesenti,A.; Rubenfeld,G.; Stewart,T.; Villar,J.Intensive care medicine 2002 ;28(11):1521-1536

Dyspnea and decreased variability of breathing in patients with restrictive lung disease.Brack,T.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(9):1260-1264

Effect of endotoxin on ventilation and breath variability: role of cyclooxygenase pathway.Preas,H. L.,2nd; Jubran,A.; Vandivier,R. W.; Reda,D.; Godin,P. J.; Banks,S. M.; Tobin,M. J.; Suffredini,A. F.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(4):620-626

Patient-ventilator interactionTobin,M. J.; Jubran,A.; Laghi,F.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;163(5):1059-1063

Hypercapnic respiratory failure during weaning: neuromuscular capacity versus muscle loadsJubran,A.; Parthasarathy,S.Respiratory care clinics of North America 2000 ;6(3):385-405;

Effect of isocapnic hypoxia on variational activity of breathing.Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;162(4 Pt 1):1202-1209

Assessment of neural inspiratory time in ventilator-supported patients.Parthasarathy,S.; Jubran,A.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;162(2 Pt 1):546-552

Education
Medical School
  • University of Florida College of Medicine
Residency
  • University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Pulmonary Medicine