Lynn Mcnicoll Associate Professor of Medicine (Clinical)

Brown Affiliations

scholarly work

Brief Methodological Report: McNicoll L, Pisani MA, Ely EW, Gifford D, Inouye SK. Detection of Delirium in the ICU: Comparison of the CAM-ICU with CAM Ratings. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2005;53(3):495-500.

Letter to the Editor: Nachamie H, McNicoll L, Dosa D. Generalizability and First-Line Therapy Associated with Tramadol/Acetaminophen Studied for Osteoarthritis Add-on Therapy for Refractory Pain. J Am Geriatr Soc 2005;53(1):165.

Review Article: Pisani M, McNicoll L, Inouye SK. Cognitive Impairment in the ICU. Clinics in Chest Medicine: Nonpulmonary critical care. Dec 2003;24(4):727-37.

Original Article: Pisani M, Redlich C, McNicoll L, Ely EW, Inouye SK. Under-Recognition of Preexisting Cognitive Impairment by Physicians in Older Intensive Care Unit Patients Chest 2003;124(6:2267-74..

Brief Methodological Report: Pisani M, Inouye SK, McNicoll L, Redlich CA. Screening for Pre-existing Cognitive Impairment in Older Intensive Care Unit Patients: Use of Proxy Assessments. J Am Geriatr Soc 2003;51(5):689-93.

Original Article: McNicoll L, Pisani M, Zhang Y, Ely EW, Siegel M, Inouye SK. Delirium in the Intensive Care Unit: Occurrence and Clinical Course in Older Persons. J Am Geriatr Soc 2003;51(5):591-8.

research overview

Delirium
Hospitalized Care for older persons
Intensive care for older persons
Quality improvement
Falls
Pressure Ulcers

research statement

Clinical Interests
Geriatrics
Geriatric Syndromes
Dementia
Depression

funded research

Co-PI on the Rhode Island Intensive Care Unit Collaborative for the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based protocols to improve practices and patient safety in ICU statewide. Unrestricted funds provided by United Healthcare Insurance and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island Health Insurance companies.
Amount: $870,000 over 2 years.