Gregory Fermann

Gregory J Fermann

Vice Chairman

Medical Sciences Building

1552

COM Emergency Medicine - 0769

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0769

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Saint Louis University 1988 (Chemisty)

Medical Degree, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 1992

Residency, Maricopa Medical Center 1996 (Emergency Medicine)

Research Support

Grant: #VUMC39090 / K23HL08587 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 07-01-2011 -04-30-2012 National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Treatment Endpoints in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Role:PI $23,205.08 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #5-47144 \ A11-1205 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 07-15-2013 -12-31-2013 Mayday Fund PREVENT PAIN: Propranolol to Reduce the Development of Persistent Pain Role:PI $5,753.00 Active Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #VUMC57784 / PCORI AD-1409-21656 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 10-15-2015 -10-14-2017 Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute GWTG Interventions to Reduce Disparities in AHF Patients Discharged from the ED (Guided HF) Role:PI $44,520.00 Active Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #5106118/U01MH110925 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 09-23-2016 -07-31-2021 National Institute of Mental Health Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes (U01) Role:PI $44,557.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #5106101/U01MH110925 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 09-23-2016 -07-31-2021 National Institute of Mental Health Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes (U01) Role:PI $8,586.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #U24NS100688-01 Investigators:Adeoye, Opeolu; Fermann, Gregory; Johannigman, Jay; McMullan, Jason 07-15-2017 -05-31-2022 National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Strategies to Innovate EmeRgENcy Care Clinical Trials Network (SIREN) Role:Collaborator $255,092.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #5111522 / U01MH110925 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 09-14-2018 -07-31-2019 National Institutes of Health Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes Role:PI $8,284.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #5111523 / U01MH110925 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory 09-14-2018 -07-31-2019 National Institute of Mental Health Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes Role:PI $59,813.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Collins, Sean P; Lindsell, Christopher J; Jenkins, Cathy A; Harrell, Frank E; Fermann, Gregory J; Miller, Karen F; Roll, Sue N; Sperling, Matthew I; Maron, David J; Naftilan, Allen J; McPherson, John A; Weintraub, Neal L; Sawyer, Douglas B; Storrow, Alan B (2012. )Risk stratification in acute heart failure: rationale and design of the STRATIFY and DECIDE studies.American heart journal, ,164 (6 ),825-34

Fermann, Gregory J; Lindsell, Christopher J; Storrow, Alan B; Hart, Kimberly; Sperling, Matthew; Roll, Susan; Weintraub, Neal L; Miller, Karen F; Maron, David J; Naftilan, Allen J; McPherson, John A; Sawyer, Douglas B; Christenson, Robert; Collins, Sean P (2012. )Galectin 3 complements BNP in risk stratification in acute heart failure.Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals, ,17 (8 ),706-13

Collins, Sean P; Hart, Kimberly W; Lindsell, Christopher J; Fermann, Gregory J; Weintraub, Neal L; Miller, Karen F; Roll, Susan N; Sperling, Matthew I; Sawyer, Douglas B; Storrow, Alan B (2012. )Elevated urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalcin after acute heart failure treatment is associated with worsening renal function and adverse events.European journal of heart failure, ,14 (9 ),1020-9

Collins, Sean P; Lindsell, Christopher J; Storrow, Alan B; Fermann, Gregory J; Levy, Phillip D; Pang, Peter S; Weintraub, Neal; Frank Peacock, W; Sawyer, Douglas B; Gheorghiade, Mihai (2012. )Early changes in clinical characteristics after emergency department therapy for acute heart failure syndromes: identifying patients who do not respond to standard therapy.Heart failure reviews, ,17 (3 ),387-94

McMullan, Jason T; Hinckley, William; Bentley, Jared; Davis, Todd; Fermann, Gregory J; Gunderman, Matthew; Hart, Kimberly Ward; Knight, William A; Lindsell, Christopher J; Miller, Chris; Shackleford, April; Gibler, W Brian (2012. )Ground emergency medical services requests for helicopter transfer of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients decrease medical contact to balloon times in rural and suburban settings.Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, ,19 (2 ),153-60

Avellino, Ariadne; Collins, Sean P; Fermann, Gregory J (2011. )Risk stratification and short-term prognosis in acute heart failure syndromes: a review of novel biomarkers.Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals, ,16 (5 ),379-92

McMullan, Jason T; Hinckley, William; Bentley, Jared; Davis, Todd; Fermann, Gregory J; Gunderman, Matthew; Hart, Kimberly Ward; Knight, William A; Lindsell, Christopher J; Shackleford, April; Gibler, W Brian (2011. )Reperfusion is delayed beyond guideline recommendations in patients requiring interhospital helicopter transfer for treatment of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.Annals of emergency medicine, ,57 (3 ),213-220.e1

Pines, Jesse M; Fee, Christopher; Fermann, Gregory J; Ferroggiaro, Anthony A; Irvin, Charlene B; Mazer, Maryann; Frank Peacock, W; Schuur, Jeremiah D; Weber, Ellen J; Pollack, Charles V (2010. )The role of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine in the development of guidelines and performance measures.Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, ,17 (11 ),e130-40

O'Neil, Brian J; Hoekstra, James; Pride, Yuri B; Lefebvre, Cedric; Diercks, Deborah; Frank Peacock, W; Fermann, Gregory J; Michael Gibson, C; Pinto, Duane; Giglio, James F; Chandra, Abhinav; Cairns, Charles B; Clark, Carol; Massaro, Joe; Krucoff, Mitchell (2010. )Incremental benefit of 80-lead electrocardiogram body surface mapping over the 12-lead electrocardiogram in the detection of acute coronary syndromes in patients without ST-elevation myocardial infarction: Results from the Optimal Cardiovascular Diagnostic Evaluation Enabling Faster Treatment of Myocardial Infarction (OCCULT MI) trial.Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, ,17 (9 ),932-9

Fermann, Gregory J; Collins, Sean P (2010. )Observation units in the management of acute heart failure syndromes.Current heart failure reports, ,7 (3 ),125-33

Hoekstra, James W; O'Neill, Brian J; Pride, Yuri B; Lefebvre, Cedric; Diercks, Deborah B; Peacock, W Frank; Fermann, Gregory J; Gibson, C Michael; Pinto, Duane; Giglio, Jim; Chandra, Abhinav; Cairns, Charles B; Konstam, Marvin A; Massaro, Joe; Krucoff, Mitchell (2009. )Acute detection of ST-elevation myocardial infarction missed on standard 12-Lead ECG with a novel 80-lead real-time digital body surface map: primary results from the multicenter OCCULT MI trial.Annals of emergency medicine, ,54 (6 ),779-788.e1

Fermann, Gregory J; Lindsell, Christopher J; O'Neil, Brian J; Gibler, W Brian (2009. )Performance of a body surface mapping system using emergency physician real-time interpretation.The American journal of emergency medicine, ,27 (7 ),816-22

Fermann, Gregory J; Raja, Ali S; Peterson, Eric D; Roe, Matthew T; Hoekstra, James W; Milford-Beland, Sarah; Diercks, Deborah B; Pollack, Charles V; Peacock, W Frank; Summers, Richard; Ohman, E Magnus; Gibler, W Brian (2009. )Early treatment for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome is associated with appropriate discharge care.Clinical cardiology, ,32 (9 ),519-25

Miller, C D; Fermann, G J; Lindsell, C J; Mahaffey, K W; Peacock, W F; Pollack, C V; Hollander, J E; Diercks, D B; Gibler, W B; Hoekstra, J W (2008. )Initial risk stratification and presenting characteristics of patients with evolving myocardial infarctions.Emergency medicine journal : EMJ, ,25 (8 ),492-7

Ma, Marek; Boyd, J Todd; Trinh, Hien T; Coombs, Jeremy W; Fermann, Gregory J (2007. )Fatal myocarditis due to Clostridium novyi type B in a previously healthy woman: case report and literature review.Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases, ,39 (1 ),77-80

Fermann, Gregory J; Suyama, Joe (2002. )Point of care testing in the emergency department. The Journal of emergency medicine, ,22 (4 ),393-404

Wakai, Abel; McCabe, Aileen; Kidney, Rachel; Brooks, Steven C; Seupaul, Rawle A; Diercks, Deborah B; Salter, Nigel; Fermann, Gregory J; Pospisil, Caroline (2013. )Nitrates for acute heart failure syndromes.The Cochrane database of systematic reviews, ,8 ,CD005151

Fermann, Gregory J; Collins, Sean P (2013. )Initial management of patients with acute heart failure.Heart failure clinics, ,9 (3 ),291-301, vi

Collins, Sean; Storrow, Alan B; Albert, Nancy M; Butler, Javed; Ezekowitz, Justin; Felker, G Michael; Fermann, Gregory J; Fonarow, Gregg C; Givertz, Michael M; Hiestand, Brian; Hollander, Judd E; Lanfear, David E; Levy, Phillip D; Pang, Peter S; Peacock, W Frank; Sawyer, Douglas B; Teerlink, John R; Lenihan, Daniel J (2014. )Early Management of Patients With Acute Heart Failure: State of the Art and Future Directions. A Consensus Document From the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine/Heart Failure Society of America Acute Heart Failure Working Group.Journal of cardiac failure, ,

Fermann G.; Pollack C.V. J. (01-01-1997. )Erratum: Respiratory pearls, pitfalls, and updates (Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America (May .Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America, ,15 (4 ),

Fermann G.; Pollack C.V. J. (01-01-1997. )Respiratory pearls, pitfalls, and updates.Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America, ,15 (2 ),315-326

Blomkalns A.; Collins S.; Fermann G.; Gibler W.; Goldsmith B.; Lindsell C.; Storrow A.; Williams J. (09-01-2006. )Emergency department multimarker point-of-care testing reduces time to cardiac marker results withou.Point of Care, ,5 (3 ),132-136

Antman E.; Aylward P.; Banerjee A.; Califf R.; Ferguson J.; Fermann G.; Goodman S.; Hoekstra J.; Kontos M.; Mahaffey K.; Miller C.; Pollack C.; Santos R. (05-01-2007. )Treatment and outcomes of patients with evolving myocardial infarction: Experiences from the SYNERGY.European Heart Journal, ,28 (9 ),1079-1084

Fermann G.; Jacobus C.; Kressel A.; Leach S.; Lindsell C.; Rue L. (10-31-2007. )Prevalence and demographics of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in culturable skin and so.BMC Emergency Medicine, ,7 ,

Deledda J.; Fermann G.; Gibler W.; Lindsell C.; Rohlfing R. (03-01-2011. )Cardiac point-of-care testing: Impact on emergency department door to disposition time is modified b.Point of Care, ,10 (1 ),1-6

Collins S.; Fermann G.; Henry-Okafor Q.; Jenkins C.; Maron D.; McPherson J.; Menon S.; Miller K.; Naftilan A.; Sawyer D.; Storrow A.; Weintraub N. (05-11-2012. )Soluble ST2 as a diagnostic and prognostic marker for acute heart failure syndromes.Open Biomarkers Journal, ,5 (1 ),1-8

Collins S.; Fermann G.; Henry-Okafor Q.; Jenkins C.; Maron D.; Mcpherson J.; Menon S.; Miller K.; Naftilan A.; Sawyer D.; Storrow A.; Weintraub N. (08-22-2012. )Relationship between uric acid levels and diagnostic and prognostic outcomes in acute heart failure.Open Biomarkers Journal, ,5 (1 ),9-15

Chandra A.; Char D.; Collins S.; Der Sahakian G.; Ding L.; Dunbar L.; Fermann G.; Fonarow G.; Garrison N.; Hu M.; Jourdain P.; Laribi S.; Levy P.; Mebazaa A.; Möckel M.; Mueller C.; Peacock W.; Ray P.; Singer A.; Ventura H.; Weiss M. (01-01-2014. )Clevidipine in acute heart failure: Results of the A Study of Blood Pressure Control in Acute Heart .American Heart Journal, ,167 (4 ),629-636

Albert N.; Butler J.; Collins S.; Ezekowitz J.; Felker G.; Fermann G.; Fonarow G.; Givertz M.; Hiestand B.; Hollander J.; Lanfear D.; Lenihan D.; Levy P.; Pang P.; Peacock W.; Sawyer D.; Storrow A.; Teerlink J. (09-02-2014. )Early Management of Patients With Acute Heart Failure: State of the Art and Future Directions. A Con.Journal of Cardiac Failure, ,

Albert N.; Butler J.; Collins S.; Ezekowitz J.; Fermann G.; Fonarow G.; Frank Peacock W.; Givertz M.; Hiestand B.; Hollander J.; Lanfear D.; Lenihan D.; Levy P.; Michael Felker G.; Pang P.; Sawyer D.; Storrow A.; Teerlink J. (01-01-2015. )Early management of patients with acute heart failure: State of the art and future directions - A co.Academic Emergency Medicine, ,22 (1 ),94-112

Erkens P.; Fermann G.; Lensing A.; Pap Á.; Prins M.; Wells P. (01-01-2015. )Treatment of pulmonary embolism with rivaroxaban: Outcomes by simplified pulmonary embolism severity.Academic Emergency Medicine, ,22 (3 ),299-307

Collins S.; Fermann G.; Harrell F.; Jenkins C.; Lindsell C.; Liu D.; Maron D.; McPherson J.; Miller K.; Naftilan A.; Roll S.; Sawyer D.; Sperling M.; Storrow A.; Weintraub N. (01-01-2015. )Identification of Emergency Department Patients With Acute Heart Failure at Low Risk for 30-Day Adve.JACC: Heart Failure, ,3 (10 ),737-747

Fermann G.; Hart K.; Korfhagen J.; Lindsell C.; Meunier J.; Shaw G.; Wayne B. (01-01-2015. )Randomized controlled noninferiority trial comparing daptomycin to vancomycin for the treatment of c.Journal of Emergency Medicine, ,49 (6 ),928-936

Bunz T.; Coleman C.; Crivera C.; Fermann G.; Kohn C.; Peacock W.; Schein J. (01-01-2016. )External validation of the In-hospital Mortality for PulmonAry embolism using Claims daTa (IMPACT) m.International Journal of Clinical Practice, ,70 (1 ),82-88

Barrett T.; Bergmann A.; Collins S.; Fermann G.; Hartmann O.; Maisel A.; Self W.; Storrow A.; Struck J. (02-01-2016. )Plasma bioactive adrenomedullin as a prognostic biomarker in acute heart failure.American Journal of Emergency Medicine, ,34 (2 ),257-262

Coleman C.; Crivera C.; Fermann G.; Kohn C.; Peacock W.; Rozjabek H.; Schein J.; Weeda E. (05-01-2016. )Effect of vital sign measurement timing on Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI) and simplified P.Thrombosis Research, ,141 ,8-10

Collins S.; Desouza I.; Diercks D.; Fermann G.; Hiestand B.; Levy P.; Martindale J.; Sinert R.; Wakai A. (03-01-2016. )Diagnosing Acute Heart Failure in the Emergency Department: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.Academic Emergency Medicine, ,23 (3 ),223-242

Coleman C.; Crivera C.; Fermann G.; Kohn C.; McGrath D.; Peacock W.; Schein J.; Tanner C.; Weeda E. (03-14-2016. )External validation of prognostic rules for early post-pulmonary embolism mortality: Assessment of a.Thrombosis Journal, ,14 (1 ),

Albert N.; Butler J.; Collins S.; Dunlap M.; Felker G.; Fermann G.; Fonarow G.; Givertz M.; Hollander J.; Lanfear D.; Lenihan D.; Levy P.; Lindenfeld J.; Martindale J.; Pang P.; Peacock W.; Sawyer D.; Storrow A.; Teerlink J. (10-12-2015. )Clinical and Research Considerations for Patients With Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure: A Consensus.Journal of Cardiac Failure, ,

Ashton V.; Bunz T.; Coleman C.; Crivera C.; Fermann G.; Peacock W.; Schein J.; Weeda E.; Wells P.; Wildgoose P. (06-20-2016. )Outcomes associated with observation stays versus inpatient admissions for pulmonary embolism.Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, ,1-7

Burton J.; Collins S.; deSouza I.; Diercks D.; Fermann G.; Hiestand B.; Levy P.; Martindale J.; Sinert R.; Wakai A. (07-01-2016. )In Reply.Academic Emergency Medicine, ,23 (7 ),843

Ashton V.; Baugh C.; Coleman C.; Crivera C.; Fermann G.; Peacock W.; Schein J.; Weeda E.; Wells P.; Wildgoose P. (11-01-2016. )Outcomes associated with observation status versus inpatient management of pulmonary embolism patien.International Journal of Cardiology, ,222 ,846-849

Albert N.; Butler J.; Collins S.; Dunlap M.; Felker G.; Fermann G.; Fonarow G.; Givertz M.; Hiestand B.; Hollander J.; Lanfear D.; Lenihan D.; Levy P.; Lindenfeld J.; Martindale J.; Pang P.; Peacock W.; Sawyer D.; Storrow A.; Teerlink J. (08-01-2016. )Clinical and Research Considerations for Patients With Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure: A Consensus.Academic Emergency Medicine, ,23 (8 ),922-931

Research and Practice Interests

Contact Information

Academic - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267-0769
Phone: 513-558-8087
Fax: 513-558-5791
gregory.fermann@uc.edu