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Martin J. Tobin
M.D.
  • Professor
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
Specialties
Acute Respiratory Failure, Neuromuscular Control of Breathing, Mechanical Ventilation
Locations
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease - Subspecialty 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 ; ( ):

Generalizability and Singularity. The Crossroads between Science and Clinical PracticeTobin,M. J.AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2014 ;189(7):761-762

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

Contrasting pressure-support ventilation and helium-oxygen during exercise in severe COPD.Hussain,O.; Collins,E. G.; Adiguzel,N.; Langbein,W. E.; Tobin,M. J.; Laghi,F.Respiratory medicine 2011 ;105(3):494-505

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

The respiratory muscles in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Introducing the highlighted topic series.De Troyer,A.; Tobin,M. J.Journal of applied physiology 2009 ;107(1):308

Hippocrates is alive and weaning in BrazilAdiguzel,N.; Gungor,G.; Tobin,M. J.Critical care (London, England) 2009 ;13(3):142

Endocrinological derangements in COPDLaghi,F.; Adiguzel,N.; Tobin,M. J.European Respiratory Journal 2009 ;34(4):975-996

Role of the respiratory muscles in acute respiratory failure of COPD: lessons from weaning failureTobin,M. J.; Laghi,F.; Brochard,L.Journal of applied physiology 2009 ;107(3):962-970

Can ventilation-feedback training augment exercise tolerance in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?[see comment].Collins,E. G.; Langbein,W. E.; Fehr,L.; O'Connell,S.; Jelinek,C.; Hagarty,E.; Edwards,L.; Reda,D.; Tobin,M. J.; Laghi,F.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2008 ;177(8):844-852

Counterpoint: evidence-based medicine lacks a sound scientific baseTobin,M. J.Chest 2008 ;133(5):1071-1074

Rebuttal from dr. TobinTobin,M. J.Chest 2008 ;133(5):1076-1077

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

Remembrance of weaning past: the seminal papersTobin,M. J.Intensive care medicine 2006 ;32(10):1485-1493

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

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 closed unit policy and appointing an intensivist in a developing countryTopeli,A.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.Critical care medicine 2005 ;33(2):299-306

Update in pulmonary diseasesTobin,M. J.Annals of Internal Medicine 2005 ;142(4):283-288

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

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

Incidence, risk factors and outcome of barotrauma in mechanically ventilated patients.Anzueto,A.; Frutos-Vivar,F.; Esteban,A.; Alia,I.; Brochard,L.; Stewart,T.; Benito,S.; Tobin,M. J.; Elizalde,J.; Palizas,F.; David,C. M.; Pimentel,J.; Gonzalez,M.; Soto,L.; D'Empaire,G.; Pelosi,P.Intensive care medicine 2004 ;30(4):612-619

Sleep in the intensive care unitParthasarathy,S.; Tobin,M. J.Intensive care medicine 2004 ;30(2):197-206

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

Asthma, airway biology, and nasal disorders in AJRCCM 2003Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;169(2):265-276

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pollution, pulmonary vascular disease, transplantation, pleural disease, and lung cancer in AJRCCM 2003Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;169(2):301-313

Critical care medicine in AJRCCM 2003Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;169(2):239-253

Mentoring: seven roles and some specificsTobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;170(2):114-117

Pediatrics, surfactant, and cystic fibrosis in AJRCCM 2003Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;169(2):277-287

Sleep-disordered breathing, control of breathing, respiratory muscles, pulmonary function testing in AJRCCM 2003Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;169(2):254-264

Tuberculosis, lung infections, interstitial lung disease, social issues and journalology in AJRCCM 2003Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2004 ;169(2):288-300

Outcome of older patients receiving mechanical ventilation.Esteban,A.; Anzueto,A.; Frutos-Vivar,F.; Alia,I.; Ely,E. W.; Brochard,L.; Stewart,T. E.; Apezteguia,C.; Tobin,M. J.; Nightingale,P.; Matamis,D.; Pimentel,J.; Abroug,F.Intensive care medicine 2004 ;30(4):639-646

Asthma, airway biology, and nasal disorders in AJRCCM 2002Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(3):319-332

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pollution, pulmonary vascular disease, transplantation, pleural disease, and lung cancer in AJRCCM 2002Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(3):356-370

Critical care medicine in AJRCCM 2002Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(3):294-305

Pediatrics, surfactant, and cystic fibrosis in AJRCCM 2002Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(3):333-344

Sleep-disordered breathing, control of breathing, respiratory muscles, and pulmonary function testing in AJRCCM 2002Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(3):306-318

Tuberculosis, lung infections, interstitial lung disease, and journalology in AJRCCM 2002Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;167(3):345-355

Weaning failure, muscle injury, and fatigue.Road,J.; Jiang,T. X.; Reid,W. D.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;168(12):1539-40

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

Disorders of the respiratory musclesLaghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2003 ;168(1):10-48

Searching for evidence: don't forget the foundationsBrochard,L.; Mancebo,J.; Tobin,M.Intensive care medicine 2003 ;29(12):2109-2111

Can diaphragmatic contractility be assessed by airway twitch pressure in mechanically ventilated patients?.Cattapan,S. E.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.Thorax 2003 ;58(1):58-62

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 ventilator mode on sleep quality in critically ill patients.Parthasarathy,S.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;166(11):1423-1429

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pollution, pulmonary vascular disease, transplantation, pleural disease, and lung cancer in AJRCCM 2001Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(5):642-662

Critical care medicine in AJRCCM 2001Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(5):565-583

Pediatrics, surfactant, and cystic fibrosis in AJRCCM 2001Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(5):619-630

Sleep-disordered breathing, control of breathing, respiratory muscles, and pulmonary function testing in AJRCCM 2001Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(5):584-597

Tuberculosis, lung infections, interstitial lung disease, and socioeconomic issues in AJRCCM 2001Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(5):631-641

Asthma, airway biology, and nasal disorders in AJRCCM 2001Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2002 ;165(5):598-618

Advances in mechanical ventilationTobin,M. J.New England Journal of Medicine 2001 ;344(26):1986-1996

Asthma, airway biology, and allergic rhinitis in AJRCCM 2000Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(9):1559-1580

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pollution, pulmonary vascular disease, transplantation, pleural disease, and lung cancer in AJRCCM 2000Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(10 Pt 1):1789-1804

Critical care medicine in AJRCCM 2000Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(8 Pt 1):1347-1361

Sleep-disordered breathing, control of breathing, respiratory muscles, pulmonary function testing, nitric oxide, and bronchoscopy in AJRCCM 2000Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(8 Pt 1):1362-1375

Tuberculosis, lung infections, and interstitial lung disease in AJRCCM 2000Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;164(10 Pt 1):1774-1788

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

The voluntary drive to breathe is not decreased in hypercapnic patients with severe COPD.Topeli,A.; Laghi,F.; Tobin,M. J.European Respiratory Journal 2001 ;18(1):53-60

Improvement in aerosol delivery with helium-oxygen mixtures during mechanical ventilation.Goode,M. L.; Fink,J. B.; Dhand,R.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;163(1):109-114

Effect of imposed inflation time on respiratory frequency and hyperinflation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.Laghi,F.; Segal,J.; Choe,W. K.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2001 ;163(6):1365-1370

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

Respiratory monitoring, part IIAlex,C. G.; Tobin,M. J.Clinical Pulmonary Medicine 2000 ;7(1):30-40

How is mechanical ventilation employed in the intensive care unit? An international utilization review.Esteban,A.; Anzueto,A.; Alia,I.; Gordo,F.; Apezteguia,C.; Palizas,F.; Cide,D.; Goldwaser,R.; Soto,L.; Bugedo,G.; Rodrigo,C.; Pimentel,J.; Raimondi,G.; Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;161(5):1450-1458

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

1999 Donald F Egan Scientific Lecture. Weaning from mechanical ventilation: what have we learned?Tobin,M. J.Respiratory care 2000 ;45(4):417-431

Authors, authors, authors-follow instructions or expect delayTobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;162(4 Pt 1):1193-1194

Introducing the "Update in Nonpulmonary Critical Care" series.Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;161(4 Pt 1):1069

Reporting research, retraction of results, and responsibility.Tobin,M. J.American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine 2000 ;162(3 Pt 1):773-774

Education
Medical School
  • University College Dublin
Residency
  • Trinity College Hospitals, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh, Internal Medicine: Critical Care Medicine
  • King's College Hospital, Pulmonary Medicine