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 and Practice Interests

UC Health Clinical Focus

Emergency Medicine

UC Health Specialities

Emergency Medicine

Certifications

American Board of Emergency Medicine

11/12/1997

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

Grant: #5115580 / U01MH110925 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory; Punches, Brittany 09-06-2019 -07-31-2020 National Institute of Mental Health Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes (U01) Role:Collaborator $8,401.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #5115581 / U01MH110925 Investigators:Fermann, Gregory; Punches, Brittany 09-06-2019 -07-31-2020 National Institute of Mental Health Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes (U01) Role:Collaborator $19,140.00 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

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