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David L. Bowton, M.D.

David L. Bowton, M.D.

Section Head, Critical Care
Professor, Critical Care

Clinical Specialties

Nosocomial Infections, Clinical Reasoning, Neurologic Emergencies, Sepsis, Critical Care, Behavioral Disturbances Associated with Cognitive Impairment

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2011

Email: dbowton@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1975
  • B.S., University of Illinois Administration, 1971
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1979
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1976
  • Fellowship, WFU School of Medicine, 1980

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease

Memberships

  • Soc Of Critical Care Medicine
  • Amer Coll Of Chest Physicians
  • Am Coll Of Critical Care Medic
  • American Thoracic Society

NPI Number

  • 1487639357
David L. Bowton, M.D.

David L. Bowton, M.D.

Section Head, Critical Care
Professor, Critical Care

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-6533 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: dbowton@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Bowton DL, Hite RD, Martin RS, Sherertz R. The impact of hospital-wide use of a tapered-cuff endotracheal tube on the incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Respir Care. 2013;58(10):1582-1587.

Sarwal A, Bringolf K, Cartwright M, Hsu FC, Berry M, Bowton D, Dhar S, Morris P. Early serial changes on diaphragm muscle ultrasound may predict duration of mechanical ventilation [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(12 Suppl 1):A89-A90.

Bowton DL, Hite RD. Ventilator mechanics In: Truwit JD, Epstein SK, eds. Practical guide to mechanical ventilation. Chichester (UK): Wiley-Blackwell;2011: 133-139.

Jain RK, Antonio BL, Bowton DL, Houle TT, MacGregor DA. Variability in central venous pressure measurements and the potential impact on fluid management. Shock. 2010;33(3):253-257.


Chatterjee A, DePriest K, Blair R, Bowton D, Chin R. Results of a survey of blood pressure monitoring by intensivists in critically ill patients: a preliminary study. Crit Care Med. 2010;38(12):2335-2338.

Atkinson HH, Sink KM, Miller DP, Anderson R, Bowton D, Lawlor J, Furberg CD. A web-based interactive curriculum to teach physicians rational prescribing principles for older adults [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2009;57(Suppl 1):S178-S179.

Miller DP, Anderson RT, Atkinson HH, Bowton DL, Sink KM, Lawlor JS, Furberg CD. Smartprescribe: a web-based curriculum to teach rational prescribing [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24(Suppl 1):265-266.

Seeds MC, Peachman KK, Bowton DL, Sivertson KL, Chilton FH. Regulation of arachidonate remodeling enzymes impacts eosinophil survival during allergic asthma. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2009;41(3):358-366.

Miano TA, Reichert MG, Houle TT, MacGregor DA, Kincaid EH, Bowton DL. Nosocomial pneumonia risk and stress ulcer prophylaxis: a comparison of pantoprazole vs ranitidine in cardiothoracic surgery patients. Chest. 2009;136(2):440-447.

Harvey RC, Miller P, Lee JA, Bowton DL, MacGregor DA. Potential mucosal injury related to continuous aspiration of subglottic secretion device. Anesthesiology. 2007;107(4):666-669.

Porzecanski I, Bowton DL. Diagnosis and treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Chest. 2006;130(2):597-604.

Beardsley JR, Williamson JC, Johnson JW, Ohl CA, Karchmer TB, Bowton DL. Using local microbiologic data to develop institution-specific guidelines for the treatment of hospital-acquired pneumonia. Chest. 2006;130(3):787-793.

All Publications

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Professor, Critical Care

Clinical Specialties

Nosocomial Infections, Clinical Reasoning, Neurologic Emergencies, Sepsis, Critical Care, Behavioral Disturbances Associated with Cognitive Impairment