Faisal N. Masud, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Education & Training

, Duke University Medical Center
, Monmouth Medical Center Program
, Frankford Hospital
, The Rawalpundi Medical College
Publications

Association of metabolic factors with dengue viral infection on admission triage which predict its clinical course during Lahore dengue epidemic
Mirza, AMB, Fida, M, Murtaza, G, Niazi, R, Hanif, A, Irfan, K & Masud, F 2016, Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, vol 66, no. 9, pp. 1102-1106.

The sepsis early recognition and response initiative (SERRI)
Jones, SL , Ashton, CM, Kiehne, L, Gigliotti, E, Bell-Gordon, C, Pinn, TT, Tran, SK, Nicolas, JC, Rose, AL, Shirkey, BA, Disbot, M, Masud, F & Wray, NP 2016, Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, vol 42, no. 3, pp. 122-131.

Metformin and pancreatic cancer: Is there a role?
De Souza, A, Khawaja, KI, Masud, F & Saif, MW 2016, Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology, vol 77, no. 2, pp. 235-242. DOI:

Outcomes and resource use of sepsis-associated stays by presence on admission, severity, and hospital type
Jones, SL , Ashton, CM, Kiehne, LB, Nicolas, JC, Rose, AL, Shirkey, BA, Masud, F & Wray, NP 2016, Medical Care, vol 54, no. 3, pp. 303-310. DOI:

Changes in body weight and lipid profile of mice treated with sodium butyrate and metformin
Masud, F, Shakoori, TA, Khawaja, KI, Ali, M & Ameer, F 2016, Pakistan Journal of Zoology, vol 48, no. 5, pp. 1343-1348.

Reductions in Sepsis Mortality and Costs After Design and Implementation of a Nurse-Based Early Recognition and Response Program
Jones, SL , Ashton, CM, Kiehne, L, Gigliotti, E, Bell-Gordon, C, Disbot, M, Masud, F, Shirkey, BA & Wray, NP 2015, Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety / Joint Commission Resources, vol 41, no. 11, pp. 483-491.

Reductions in Sepsis Mortality and Costs After Design and Implementation of a Nurse-Based Early Recognition and Response Program
Jones, SL , Ashton, CM, Kiehne, L, Gigliotti, E, Bell-Gordon, C, Disbot, M, Masud, F, Shirkey, BA & Wray, NP 2015, Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety / Joint Commission Resources, vol 41, no. 11, pp. 483-491.

Sepsis Screening and Treatment-a Quality Improvement Continuum
Masud, FN 2015, International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare, United States, 4/1/15 - 4/1/15, .

PERFORMANCE OF TWO DIFFERENT CLINICAL SCORING SYSTEMS IN DIAGNOSING DISTAL SENSORY POLYNEUROPATHY IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE-2 DIABETES
Khan, FFA, Numan, A, Khawaja, KIR, Atif, A, Fatima, A & Masud, F 2015, Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC, vol 27, no. 1, pp. 187-191.

Evaluation of the activated clotting time and activated partial thromboplastin time for the monitoring of heparin in adult extracorporeal membrane oxygenation patients
Atallah, S, Liebl, M, Fitousis, K, Bostan, F & Masud, F 2014, Perfusion, vol 29, no. 5, pp. 456-461. DOI:

Diabetes and pancreatic cancer
Burney, S, Irfan, K, Saif, MWA & Masud, F 2014, JOP : Journal of the pancreas, vol 15, no. 4, pp. 319-321. DOI:

Chemotherapy and metformin in pancreatic adenocarcinoma and neuroendocrine tumors
Burney, S, Khawaja, KIR, Saif, MWA & Masud, F 2014, JOP : Journal of the pancreas, vol 15, no. 4, pp. 313-316. DOI:

Comparison of dexmedetomidine versus propofol for sedation in mechanically ventilated patients after cardiovascular surgery
Wanat, M, Fitousis, K, Boston, F & Masud, F 2014, Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 10, no. 2, pp. 111-117.

Frequency of diastolic dysfunction in asymptomatic, normotensive type-2 diabetic patients
Randhawa, FAH, Hussnain, MTA, Nazir, S & Masud, F 2014, Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC, vol 26, no. 1, pp. 35-37.

ECMO for refractory hypoxia; current state of the art and future directions
Fetter, JE , Ratnani, I & Masud, F 2014, Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews, vol 10, no. 1, pp. 44-49. DOI:

Chemotherapy and metformin in pancreatic adenocarcinoma and neuroendocrine tumors
Burney, S, Khawaja, KI, Saif, MW & Masud, F 2014, Journal of the Pancreas, vol 15, no. 4, pp. 313-316. DOI:

Diabetes and pancreatic cancer
Burney, S, Irfan, K, Saif, MW & Masud, F 2014, Journal of the Pancreas, vol 15, no. 4, pp. 319-321. DOI:

Tibial tenderness identifies secondary hyperparathyroidism responding to high-dose vitamin D in pakistani women
Ali, B, Butt, A, Fatima, A, McDonnell, M & Masud, F 2013, Endocrine Practice, vol 19, no. 4, pp. 596-601. DOI:

Type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus: Are they mutually exclusive?
Fatima, A, Khawaja, KI, Burney, S, Minhas, K, Mumtaz, U & Masud, F 2013, Singapore Medical Journal, vol 54, no. 7, pp. 396-400. DOI:

Emergence and Diversification of Dengue 2 Cosmopolitan Genotype in Pakistan, 2011
Khan, MA, Ellis, EM, Tissera, HA, Alvi, MY, Rahman, FF, Masud, F, Chow, A, Howe, S, Dhanasekaran, V, Ellis, BR & Gubler, DJ 2013, PLoS ONE, vol 8, no. 3, e56391. DOI: