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1 Definitions for sepsis and organ failure and guidelines for the use of innovative therapies in sepsis. The ACCP/SCCM Consensus Conference Committee. American College of Chest Physicians/Society of Critical Care Medicine. 1992 47.46
2 Prevention of venous thromboembolism: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition). 2008 16.17
3 The APACHE III prognostic system. Risk prediction of hospital mortality for critically ill hospitalized adults. 1991 16.06
4 Revisions in the International System for Staging Lung Cancer. 1997 15.68
5 Refining clinical risk stratification for predicting stroke and thromboembolism in atrial fibrillation using a novel risk factor-based approach: the euro heart survey on atrial fibrillation. 2009 14.06
6 Prevention of venous thromboembolism: the Seventh ACCP Conference on Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy. 2004 11.84
7 Antithrombotic therapy for VTE disease: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 10.75
8 A novel user-friendly score (HAS-BLED) to assess 1-year risk of major bleeding in patients with atrial fibrillation: the Euro Heart Survey. 2010 10.29
9 The influence of inadequate antimicrobial treatment of bloodstream infections on patient outcomes in the ICU setting. 2000 9.51
10 The Salmeterol Multicenter Asthma Research Trial: a comparison of usual pharmacotherapy for asthma or usual pharmacotherapy plus salmeterol. 2006 8.43
11 Apical and midventricular transient left ventricular dysfunction syndrome (tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy): frequency, mechanisms, and prognosis. 2007 8.08
12 Pharmacology and management of the vitamin K antagonists: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition). 2008 7.94
13 Relevance of lung ultrasound in the diagnosis of acute respiratory failure: the BLUE protocol. 2008 7.79
14 Methylprednisolone infusion in early severe ARDS: results of a randomized controlled trial. 2007 7.49
15 Inadequate antimicrobial treatment of infections: a risk factor for hospital mortality among critically ill patients. 1999 7.40
16 Antithrombotic therapy for venous thromboembolic disease: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition). 2008 7.12
17 Inadequate literacy is a barrier to asthma knowledge and self-care. 1998 6.93
18 Clinical utility of thoracoscopy. 1992 6.34
19 The new lung cancer staging system. 2009 6.30
20 Prospective trial of supranormal values of survivors as therapeutic goals in high-risk surgical patients. 1988 6.29
21 Does central venous pressure predict fluid responsiveness? A systematic review of the literature and the tale of seven mares. 2008 6.25
22 Epidemiology and outcomes of ventilator-associated pneumonia in a large US database. 2002 6.13
23 Prevention of VTE in orthopedic surgery patients: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 5.99
24 The use of continuous i.v. sedation is associated with prolongation of mechanical ventilation. 1998 5.98
25 Antithrombotic therapy for venous thromboembolic disease: the Seventh ACCP Conference on Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy. 2004 5.96
26 Management of spontaneous pneumothorax: an American College of Chest Physicians Delphi consensus statement. 2001 5.94
27 Tracheobronchial foreign bodies: presentation and management in children and adults. 1999 5.93
28 Epidemiology and outcomes of health-care-associated pneumonia: results from a large US database of culture-positive pneumonia. 2005 5.91
29 Proinflammatory cytokines. 2000 5.89
30 Executive summary: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 5.88
31 The global burden of asthma. 2006 5.74
32 Linezolid vs vancomycin: analysis of two double-blind studies of patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial pneumonia. 2003 5.64
33 Prevention of venous thromboembolism. 2001 5.59
34 Evidence-based management of anticoagulant therapy: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 5.57
35 Translating research to clinical practice: a 1-year experience with implementing early goal-directed therapy for septic shock in the emergency department. 2006 5.31
36 The six-minute walk test predicts peak oxygen uptake and survival in patients with advanced heart failure. 1996 5.29
37 Perioperative management of antithrombotic therapy: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 5.29
38 Antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 5.27
39 The measurement of dyspnea. Contents, interobserver agreement, and physiologic correlates of two new clinical indexes. 1984 5.19
40 Regional lymph node classification for lung cancer staging. 1997 5.13
41 Left superior vena cava persistence in patients undergoing pacemaker or cardioverter-defibrillator implantation: a 10-year experience. 2001 5.12
42 Tumors of the mediastinum. 2005 5.12
43 Prevention of VTE in nonsurgical patients: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 5.02
44 Pulmonary Rehabilitation: Joint ACCP/AACVPR Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2007 5.01
45 Influenza and COPD mortality protection as pleiotropic, dose-dependent effects of statins. 2007 4.96
46 Clinical antecedents to in-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest. 1990 4.94
47 Screening for lung cancer: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. 2013 4.83
48 Oral anticoagulant therapy: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. 2012 4.82
49 Grading strength of recommendations and quality of evidence in clinical guidelines: report from an american college of chest physicians task force. 2006 4.77
50 Anti-inflammatory cytokines. 2000 4.74
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