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Shashvat Sukhal, MD  

Specialty:

Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary
 

Location(s):

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital, Provident Hospital
 

Department/Division:

Lung Health (Pulmonary)
 

Faculty Rank:

Attending Staff
 

Board Certification:

Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, Testamur Advanced Critical Care Echocardiography
 

Medical Education:

Armed Forces Medical College, India
 

Residency:

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
 

Fellowship:

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
 

Clinical Expertise:

Lung Cancer Screening, Critical Care Ultrasound
 

Publications:

1. Sukhal S, Khalid M, Tulaimat A. Effect of Wakefulness-promoting Agents on Sleepiness in Patients with Sleep Apnea Treated with CPAP: A Meta-analysis. J Clin Sleep Med JCSM Off Publ Am Acad Sleep Med. 2015 Mar 27. 2. Sukhal S, Sethi J, Ganesh M, Villablanca PA, Malhotra AK, Ramakrishna H. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in severe influenza infection with respiratory failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Card Anaesth. 2017 Mar;20(1):14–21. 3. Nasim R, Sukhal S, Ramakrishna H. Management Strategies for Severe and Refractory Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Where Do We Stand in 2018? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2019 Sep 1;33(9):2589–94. 4. Quesada-Rodriguez N, Aldana N, Alhanoun E, Sukhal S, Harris G, Nafsi T, et al. Effect Of Pulmonary Rehabilitation On 6-Minute Walk Distance In Sarcoidosis And Other Interstitial Lung Diseases In Comparison With COPD: The Cook County Experience. In: A59 PULMONARY REHABILITATION: PATIENT EVALUATION AND REHABILITATION OUTCOMES. American Thoracic Society; 2014. p. A1934–A1934. 5. Sukhal S, Tulaimat A. Signs Associated With The Clinical Decision To Institute Mechanical Ventilation In Patients With Acute respiratory Failure: A Case-Control Study. In: B46 CRITICAL CARE: ICU EPIDEMIOLOGY AND OUTCOMES. American Thoracic Society; 2016. p. A3624–A3624. 6. Hakim R, Watanabe Tejada L, Sukhal S, Tulaimat A. Systematic Review of the Definition of Acute Respiratory Failure in Randomized Trials. In: C49 CRITICAL CARE: EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE-ACUTE RESPIRATORY FAILURE AND MECHANICAL VENTILATION. American Thoracic Society; 2018. p. A5130–A5130. 7. Hakim R, Watanabe Tejada L, Sukhal S, Tulaimat A. A Systematic Review of the Criteria for Endotracheal Intubation for Mechanical Ventilation in Randomized Trials. In: C49 CRITICAL CARE: EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE-ACUTE RESPIRATORY FAILURE AND MECHANICAL VENTILATION. American Thoracic Society; 2018. p. A5134–A5134. 8. Gupta S, Sukhal S, Agarwal R, Das K. Quick diagnosis units--an effective alternative to hospitalization for diagnostic workup: a systematic review. J Hosp Med. 2014 Jan;9(1):54–9.
 

Research Interests:

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) , Respiratory Failure, Lung Cancer Screening
 
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