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Christiane Perme, PT, CCS

Instructor in Physical and Occupational Therapy, Institute for Academic Medicine
Instructor, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Areas Of Expertise

Physical medicine Critical care
Publications

Exploring the scope of post-intensive care syndrome therapy and care: engagement of non-critical care providers and survivors in a second stakeholders meeting
Elliott, D, Davidson, JE, Harvey, MA, Bemis-Dougherty, A, Hopkins, RO, Iwashyna, TJ, Wagner, J, Weinert, C, Wunsch, H, Bienvenu, OJ, Black, G, Brady, S, Brodsky, MB, Deutschman, C, Doepp, D, Flatley, C, Fosnight, S, Gittler, M, Gomez, BTE, Hyzy, R, Louis, D, Mandel, R, Maxwell, C, Muldoon, SR, Perme, CS, Reilly, C, Robinson, MR, Rubin, E, Schmidt, DM, Schuller, J, Scruth, E, Siegal, E, Spill, GR, Sprenger, S, Straumanis, JP, Sutton, P, Swoboda, SM, Twaddle, ML & Needham, DM 2014, Critical Care Medicine, vol 42, no. 12, pp. 2518-2526. DOI:

A tool to assess mobility status in critically ill patients: the Perme Intensive Care Unit Mobility Score
Perme, C, Nawa, RK, Winkelman, C & Masud, FN 2014, Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 10, no. 1, pp. 41-49.

Initial interrater reliability for a novel measure of patient mobility in a cardiovascular intensive care unit
Nawa, RK, Lettvin, C, Winkelman, C, Evora, PRB & Perme, C 2014, Journal of Critical Care, vol 29, no. 3. DOI:

Safety and Efficacy of Mobility Interventions in Patients with Femoral Catheters in the ICU: A Prospective Observational Study
Perme, C, Nalty, T, Winkelman, C, Kenji Nawa, R & Masud, F 2013, Cardiopulmonary physical therapy journal, vol 24, no. 2, pp. 12-7.

Improving long-term outcomes after discharge from intensive care unit: Report from a stakeholders' conference
Needham, DM, Davidson, J, Cohen, H, Hopkins, RO, Weinert, C, Wunsch, H, Zawistowski, C, Bemis-Dougherty, A, Berney, SC, Bienvenu, OJ, Brady, SL, Brodsky, MB, Denehy, L, Elliott, D, Flatley, C, Harabin, AL, Jones, C, Louis, D, Meltzer, W, Muldoon, SR, Palmer, JB, Perme, C, Robinson, M, Schmidt, DM, Scruth, E, Spill, GR, Storey, CP, Render, M, Votto, J & Harvey, MA 2012, Critical Care Medicine, vol 40, no. 2, pp. 502-509. DOI:

Updates on critical care management of cardiovascular patients.
Masud, F , Zainab, A , Ratnani, I , Perme, C & Vykoukal, D 2011, Houston Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 7, no. 4, pp. 28-32.

Early mobility and walking program for patients in intensive care units: Creating a standard of care
Perme, C & Chandrashekar, R 2009, American Journal of Critical Care, vol 18, no. 3, pp. 212-221. DOI:

Respiratory Failure
Dekerlegand, RL, Cahalin, LP & Perme, C 2007, . in Physical Rehabilitation. Elsevier, pp. 689-717. DOI:

Early mobilization of LVAD recipients: Who require prolonged mechanical ventilation
Perme, CS, Southard, RE, Joyce, DL, Noon, GP & Loebe, M 2006, Texas Heart Institute Journal, vol 33, no. 2, pp. 130-133.