Allan J. Walkey, MD, MSc

Associate Professor, Medicine

Allan Walkey
617.638.4860
72 E. Concord St Housman (R)

Biography

Dr. Walkey investigates epidemiology and clinical outcomes of complications that occur in patients who are critically ill. Using clinical and administrative data, Dr. Walkey focuses on interations between organ systems during critical illness and seeks to find effective health care provider practice patterns that are associated with better patient outcomes. His research interests include sepsis, acute lung injury, and atrial fibrillation that occurs during critical illness.

Other Positions

  • Associate Professor, Health Law, Policy & Management, Boston University School of Public Health
  • Co-Director, Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences (CIIS) , Boston University School of Medicine
  • Active Staff Privileges, Medicine, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, MD
  • Tufts University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 11/4/2019

    Bosch NA, Teja B, Wunsch H, Walkey AJ. Characterization and validation of a novel measure of septic shock severity. Intensive Care Med. 2019 Nov 04. PMID: 31686128.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2019

    Law AC, Stevens JP, Walkey AJ. National Trends in Timing of Death Among Patients With Septic Shock, 1994-2014. Crit Care Med. 2019 Nov; 47(11):1493-1496. PMID: 31397713.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2019

    Mehta AB, Walkey AJ, Curran-Everett D, Douglas IS. One-Year Outcomes Following Tracheostomy for Acute Respiratory Failure. Crit Care Med. 2019 Nov; 47(11):1572-1581. PMID: 31397716.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2019

    Bosch NA, Massaro JM, Winter MR, Quinn EK, Chon KH, McManus DD, Walkey AJ. New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation as a Sepsis-Defining Organ Failure. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Oct; 16(10):1332-1334. PMID: 31242401.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/27/2019

    Karamchandani K, Khanna AK, Bose S, Fernando RJ, Walkey AJ. Atrial Fibrillation: Current Evidence and Management Strategies During the Perioperative Period. Anesth Analg. 2019 Sep 27. PMID: 31569164.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/1/2019

    Law AC, Stevens JP, Walkey AJ. Hospital Variation in Gastrostomy Tube Use among the Critically Ill. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Sep; 16(9):1201-1203. PMID: 31109178.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/28/2019

    Ding EY, Albuquerque D, Winter M, Binici S, Piche J, Bashar SK, Chon K, Walkey AJ, McManus DD. Novel Method of Atrial Fibrillation Case Identification and Burden Estimation Using the MIMIC-III Electronic Health Data Set. J Intensive Care Med. 2019 Oct; 34(10):851-857. PMID: 31354020.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/1/2019

    Crable EL, Drainoni ML, Walkey AJ. Communicating to Collaborate: Overlooked Requirements for Implementation Success. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jul; 16(7):822-824. PMID: 31259632.

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  • Published on 6/15/2019

    Law AC, Walkey AJ. Long-Term Outcomes after Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation: What of Those Cast Away? Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2019 Jun 15; 199(12):1579-1580. PMID: 30860862.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/1/2019

    Law AC, Stevens JP, Walkey AJ. Gastrostomy Tube Use in the Critically Ill, 1994-2014. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jun; 16(6):724-730. PMID: 31104470.

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