Paula L. Watson, M.D.

Assistant Professor

paula.l.watson@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Education
M.D., Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, ArkansasB.S., Biology, Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, Louisiana
Office Address
6100 MCE
Nashville, TN 2650
Publications
Watson PL, Ceriana P, Fanfulla F. Delirium: is sleep important?. Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2012 Sep; 26(3): 355-66. PMID: 23040286, PMCID: PMC3808245, PII: S1521-6896(12)00055-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.bpa.2012.08.005, ISSN: 1878-1608.

Weinhouse GL, Watson PL. Sedation and sleep disturbances in the ICU. Anesthesiol Clin. 2011 Dec; 29(4): 675-85. PMID: 22078916, PII: S1932-2275(11)00082-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.anclin.2011.09.007, ISSN: 1932-2275.

King MS, Render ML, Ely EW, Watson PL. Liberation and animation: strategies to minimize brain dysfunction in critically ill patients. Semin Respir Crit Care Med [print-electronic]. 2010 Feb; 31(1): 87-96. PMID: 20101551, DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1246284, ISSN: 1098-9048.

Weinhouse GL, Watson PL. Sedation and sleep disturbances in the ICU. Crit Care Clin. 2009 Jul; 25(3): 539-49, ix. PMID: 19576529, PII: S0749-0704(09)00037-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.ccc.2009.04.003, ISSN: 1557-8232.

Morandi A, Watson PL, Trabucchi M, Ely EW. Advances in sedation for critically ill patients. Minerva Anestesiol [print-electronic]. 2009 Jun; 75(6): 385-91. PMID: 18636058, PII: R02085354, ISSN: 1827-1596.

Weinhouse GL, Schwab RJ, Watson PL, Patil N, Vaccaro B, Pandharipande P, Ely EW. Bench-to-bedside review: delirium in ICU patients - importance of sleep deprivation. Crit Care [print-electronic]. 2009; 13(6): 234. PMID: 20053301, PMCID: PMC2811939, PII: cc8131, DOI: 10.1186/cc8131, ISSN: 1466-609X.

Watson PL, Shintani AK, Tyson R, Pandharipande PP, Pun BT, Ely EW. Presence of electroencephalogram burst suppression in sedated, critically ill patients is associated with increased mortality. Crit. Care Med. 2008 Dec; 36(12): 3171-7. PMID: 19020432, PMCID: PMC3768119, PII: 00003246-200812000-00007, DOI: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e318186b9ce, ISSN: 1530-0293.

Watson PL. Measuring sleep in critically ill patients: beware the pitfalls [editorial]. Crit Care. 2007; 11(4): 159. PMID: 17850679, PMCID: PMC2206493, PII: cc6094, DOI: 10.1186/cc6094, ISSN: 1466-609X.