Emergency Medicine

Nicholas M. Mohr, MD, MS

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Assistant Fellowship Director, Critical Care Fellowship
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Anesthesia

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1008 RCP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-353-6360

Email: nicholas-mohr@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University
MD, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
MS, Clinical Investigation, University of Iowa

Residency, Emergency Medicine, Indiana University
Fellowship, Multidisciplinary Critical Care, Washington University in St. Louis

Licensure and Certifications

Physician Medical License, State of Iowa
Board Certification, Neurocritical Care, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties
Board Certification, Internal Medicine-Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine
Board Certification, Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine

All Publications

Mohr N, Harland K, Shane D, Miller S, Torner J.  Potentially Avoidable Pediatric Interfacility Transfer Is a Costly Burden for Rural Families: A Cohort Study..  Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  2016 August 1. 23(8):885-94.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Harland K, Shane D, Ahmed A, Fuller B, Torner J.  Inter-hospital transfer is associated with increased mortality and costs in severe sepsis and septic shock: An instrumental variables approach..  Journal of critical care.  2016 July 26. 36:187-194.
[PubMed]

Bobb M, Van Heukelom P, Faine B, Ahmed A, Messerly J, Bell G, Harland K, Simon C, Mohr N.  Telemedicine Provides Noninferior Research Informed Consent for Remote Study Enrollment: A Randomized Controlled Trial..  Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  2016 July 1. 23(7):759-65.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Ferguson I, Mohr N, Stephens R, Briscoe C, Kolomiets A, Hotchkiss R, Kollef M.  Lung-protective ventilation initiated in the emergency department (LOV-ED): a study protocol for a quasi-experimental, before-after trial aimed at reducing pulmonary complications..  BMJ open.  2016 April 11. 6(4):e010991.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Harland K, Crabb V, Mutnick R, Baumgartner D, Spinosi S, Haarstad M, Ahmed A, Schweizer M, Faine B.  Urinary Squamous Epithelial Cells Do Not Accurately Predict Urine Culture Contamination, but May Predict Urinalysis Performance in Predicting Bacteriuria..  Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  2016 March 1. 23(3):323-30.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Wong T, Faine B, Schlichting A, Noack J, Ahmed A.  Discordance Between Patient and Clinician Experiences and Priorities in Rural Interhospital Transfer: A Mixed Methods Study..  The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association.  2016 January 1. 32(1):25-34.
[PubMed]

Faine B, Noack J, Wong T, Messerly J, Ahmed A, Fuller B, Mohr N.  Interhospital Transfer Delays Appropriate Treatment for Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: A Retrospective Cohort Study..  Critical care medicine.  2015 December 1. 43(12):2589-96.
[PubMed]

Dettmer M, Mohr N, Fuller B.  Sepsis-associated pulmonary complications in emergency department patients monitored with serial lactate: An observational cohort study..  Journal of critical care.  2015 December 1. 30(6):1163-8.
[PubMed]

Feazel L, Schlichting A, Bell G, Shane D, Ahmed A, Faine B, Nugent A, Mohr N.  Achieving regionalization through rural interhospital transfer..  The American journal of emergency medicine.  2015 September 1. 33(9):1288-96.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Miller C, Deitchman A, Levine B, Castagno N, Hassebroek E, Dhedhi A, Scott-Wittenborn N, Grace E, Lehew C, Kollef M.  Mechanical Ventilation and ARDS in the ED: A Multicenter, Observational, Prospective, Cross-sectional Study..  Chest.  2015 August 1. 148(2):365-74.
[PubMed]

Faine B, Mohr N, Harland K, Rolfes K, Porter B, Fuller B.  Importance of Decision Support Implementation in Emergency Department Vancomycin Dosing..  The western journal of emergency medicine.  2015 July 1. 16(4):557-64.
[PubMed]

Faine B, Harland K, Porter B, Liang S, Mohr N.  A clinical decision rule identifies risk factors associated with antimicrobial-resistant urinary pathogens in the emergency department: a retrospective validation study..  The Annals of pharmacotherapy.  2015 June 1. 49(6):649-55.
[PubMed]

Stoltze A, Wong T, Harland K, Ahmed A, Fuller B, Mohr N.  Prehospital tidal volume influences hospital tidal volume: A cohort study..  Journal of critical care.  2015 June 1. 30(3):495-501.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Skrupky L, Fowler S, Kollef M, Carpenter C.  The use of inhaled prostaglandins in patients with ARDS: a systematic review and meta-analysis..  Chest.  2015 June 1. 147(6):1510-22.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Stoltze A, Harland K, Van Heukelom J, Hogrefe C, Ahmed A.  An evidence-based medicine curriculum implemented in journal club improves resident performance on the Fresno test..  The Journal of emergency medicine.  2015 February 1. 48(2):222-229.e1.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Graetz T, Lynch I, Dettmer M, Cullison K, Coney T, Gogineni S, Gregory R.  The impact of cardiac dysfunction on acute respiratory distress syndrome and mortality in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsis and septic shock: an observational study..  Journal of critical care.  2015 February 1. 30(1):65-70.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Stoltze A, Harland K, Van Heukelom J, Hogrefe C, Ahmed A.  An evidence-based medicine curriculum implemented in journal club improves resident performance on the Fresno test.  J Emerg Med.  2014 November 1. 
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N.  Limiting acute respiratory distress syndrome in the emergency department: a survey of US academic emergency medicine physicians.  Eur J Emerg Med.  2014 October. 21(5):387-8.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N.  Limiting acute respiratory distress syndrome in the emergency department: a survey of US academic emergency medicine physicians..  European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine.  2014 October 1. 21(5):387-8.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Graetz T, Lynch I, Dettmer M, Cullison K, Coney T, Gogineni S, Gregory R.  The impact of cardiac dysfunction on acute respiratory distress syndrome and mortality in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsis and septic shock: An observational study.  J Crit Care.  2014 August. 
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Harland K, Skeete D, Pearson K, Choi K.  Duration of prehospital intubation is not a risk factor for development of early ventilator-associated pneumonia..  Journal of critical care.  2014 August 1. 29(4):539-44.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Hotchkiss R, Kollef M.  Reducing the burden of acute respiratory distress syndrome: the case for early intervention and the potential role of the emergency department.  Shock.  2014 May. 41(5):378-87.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Hotchkiss R, Kollef M.  Reducing the burden of acute respiratory distress syndrome: the case for early intervention and the potential role of the emergency department..  Shock (Augusta, Ga.).  2014 May 1. 41(5):378-87.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Collier J, Hassebroek E, Groth H.  Characterizing critical care physician staffing in rural America: a description of Iowa intensive care unit staffing..  Journal of critical care.  2014 April 1. 29(2):194-8.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Harland K, Skeete D, Pearson K, Choi K.  Duration of prehospital intubation is not a risk factor for development of early ventilator-associated pneumonia..  J Crit Care.  2014. 29(4):539-44.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Doerschug K.  Point: Should antipyretic therapy be given routinely to febrile patients in septic shock? Yes..  Chest.  2013 October 1. 144(4):1096-8; discussion 1101-3.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Dettmer M, Kennedy S, Cullison K, Bavolek R, Rathert N, McCammon C.  Mechanical ventilation and acute lung injury in emergency department patients with severe sepsis and septic shock: an observational study..  Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  2013 July 1. 20(7):659-69.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Carpenter C.  Protective ventilation for patients without acute respiratory distress syndrome.  JAMA.  2013 February 20. 309(7):654-5.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Collier J, Hassebroek E, Groth H.  Characterizing critical care physician staffing in rural America: a description of Iowa intensive care unit staffing..  J Crit Care.  2013. 29(2):194-8.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Wessman B.  Continuous capnography should be used for every emergency department procedural sedation..  Ann Emerg Med.  2013. 61(6):697-8.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Drewry A, Carpenter C.  Lower tidal volume at initiation of mechanical ventilation may reduce progression to acute respiratory distress syndrome - a systematic review..  Crit Care.  2013. 17(1):R11.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Dettmer M, Kennedy S, Cullison K, Bavolek R, Rathert N, McCammon C.  Mechanical ventilation and acute lung injury in emergency department patients with severe sepsis and septic shock: an observational study..  Acad Emerg Med.  2013. 20(7):659-69.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Doerschug K.  Point: Should Antipyretic Therapy Be Given Routinely to Febrile Patients in Septic Shock? Yes..  Chest.  2013. 144(4):1096-1098.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Stilley J, Walsh A.  The ICU Rotation.  McGraw-Hill.  2013. 

Fuller B, Mohr N, Dettmer M, Kennedy S, Cullison K, Rathert N.  Use of mechanical ventilation in the emergency department.  2013. 

Fuller B, Skrupky L, Mohr N, McCammon C.  Emergency department vancomycin use: Dosing practices and associated outcomes.  J Emerg Med.  2012 December 20. 12:01208-5.
[PubMed]

Draus K, Faine B, Mohr N.  Vancomycin use in the emergency department, the variability in dosing still remains.  2012 December 2. 

Mohr N, Faine B.  Increased mortality with early therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest – a case study in allocation bias.  Resuscitation.  2012 December. 83(12):e221.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Drewry A, Carpenter C.  Does lower tidal volume ventilation prevent acute lung injury in mechanically ventilated patients? A systematic review.  2012 October 31. 

Mohr N, Skrupky L, Fuller B, Moy H, Alunday R, Wallendorf M, Micek S, Fagley R.  Early antipyretic exposure does not increase mortality in patients with gram-negative severe sepsis: a retrospective cohort study.  Intern Emerg Med.  2012 October. 7(5):463-70.
[PubMed]

Dierks K, Mohr N.  Development of a formal critical care curriculum is essential in emergency medicine residency training.  2012 September 29. 

Mohr N, Fuller  B.  Low tidal volume ventilation should be the routine ventilation strategy of choice for all emergency department patients.  Ann Emerg Med.  2012 August. 60(2):215-6.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Fuller B, McCammon C, Bavolek R, Cullison K, Dettmer M, Gadbaw K, Hassebroek E, Kennedy S, Rathert N, Taylor C.  Antipyretic use does not increase mortality in emergency department patients with severe sepsis.  2012 April. 19(Suppl 1):S161-2.

Mohr N, Fuller B, McCammon C, Bavolek R, Cullison K, Dettmer M, Gadbaw J, Kennedy S, Rathert N, Taylor C.  Lung protective ventilation is uncommon among ED patients.  2012 April. 19(Suppl 1):S93.

Mohr N, Skrupky L, Fuller B, Moy H, Alunday R, Wallendorf M, Micek S, Fagley R.  Early antipyretic exposure does not increase mortality in patients with gram-negative severe sepsis: a retrospective cohort study..  Intern Emerg Med.  2012. 7(5):463-70.
[PubMed]

Fuller B, Mohr N, Skrupky L, Mueller K, McCammon C.  Emergency Department vancomycin use: dosing practices and associated outcomes..  J Emerg Med.  2012. 44(5):910-8.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Moreno-Walton  L, Smith-Coggins  R, Mills  A, Larrabee  H, Brunett  P, Dyne  P, Clem  K, Promes  S.  Generational differences in emergency medicine.  New York: McGraw-Hill.  2012. 

Mohr N, Faine B.  Increased mortality with early therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest - a case study in allocation bias..  Resuscitation.  2012. author reply e22(author reply e22):author reply e223.
[PubMed]

Collier J, Mohr N, Hassebroek E.  Intensivist coverage in Iowa intensive care units: Identifying current staffing models.  2012. 

Mohr N, Fuller B.  Low tidal volume ventilation should be the routine ventilation strategy of choice for all emergency department patients..  Ann Emerg Med.  2012. 60(2):215-6.
[PubMed]

Fuller  B, Skrupky  L, Mohr N, McCammon  C.  Increasing weight is predictive of vancomycin dosing inaccuracy in patients admitted to the intensive care unit.  2011 December. 39(12 (Suppl)):33.

Mohr N, Fuller  B, Skrupky  L, Moy  H, Alunday  R, Micek  S, Fagley  R.  Clinical and Demographic Factors Associated with Antipyretic Use in Gram-Negative Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock.  Ann Pharmacother.  2011 October. 45(10):1207-16.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Hotchkiss  R, Micek  S, Durrani  S, Fuller  B.  Change in temperature profile may precede fever and be an early indicator of sepsis: A case series.  Shock.  2011 September. 36(3):318-20.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Smith-Coggins  R, Larrabee  H, Dyne  P, Promes  S.  Generational influences in academic emergency medicine: Structure, function, and culture (Part II).  Acad Emerg Med.  2011 February. 18(2):200-7.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Moreno-Walton  L, Mills  A, Brunett  P, Promes  S.  Generational Influences in academic emergency medicine: Teaching and learning, mentorship, and technology (Part I).  Acad Emerg Med.  2011 February. 18(2):190-9.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Hotchkiss R, Micek S, Durrani S, Fuller B.  Change in temperature profile may precede fever and be an early indicator of sepsis: a case report..  Shock.  2011. discussion 320-(discussion 320-):discussion 320-1.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Fuller B, Skrupky L, Moy H, Alunday R, Micek S, Fagley R.  Clinical and demographic factors associated with antipyretic use in gram-negative severe sepsis and septic shock..  Ann Pharmacother.  2011. 45(10):1207-16.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Smith-Coggins R, Larrabee H, Dyne P, Promes S.  Generational influences in academic emergency medicine: structure, function, and culture (Part II)..  Acad Emerg Med.  2011. 18(2):200-7.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Moreno-Walton L, Mills A, Brunett P, Promes S.  Generational influences in academic emergency medicine: teaching and learning, mentoring, and technology (part I)..  Acad Emerg Med.  2011. 18(2):190-9.
[PubMed]

Mohr N, Sherman  D, Brody  S.  Toxicology.  Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health.  2011. 

Mohr N.  Hypoxia probably doesn’t tell the whole story: Ventilatory drive and acclimatization to high altitude.  ACEP Critical Care Medicine Section Newsletter.  2009 September. 10(1):5-6.

Mohr N.  SAEM Update: The role of CPR in cardiac resuscitation.  ACEP Critical Care Medicine Section Newsletter.  2008 September. 9(3):6-8.

Okeke  C, Hunt  D, Mohr N, Medwick  T, Sheinin  E, Williams  R.  Packaging Systems: Compendial Requirements.  New York: CRC Press.  2007. 

Okeke  C, Mohr N, Medwick  T, Sheinin  E, Williams  R.  Packaging Systems: Compendial Requirements.  New York: Marcel Dekker.  2004. 

Mohr N, Bobb M, Van Heukelom P, Faine B, Ahmed A, Messerly J, Bell G, Harland K, Simon C.  Telemedicine Provides Non-Inferior Research Informed consent for Remote Study Enrollment: A Randomized Controlled Trial..  Acad Emerg Med 2016. 

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