- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Chronic Respiratory Failure
- Complications of Neurologic, Neuromuscular and Skeletal Disorders
Programs & Services
- COPD Program
- Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (Adult)
Education & Training
- Pennsylvania State University, BS
- Jefferson Medical College, MD
- University of Michigan Medical Center, Internal Medicine
- University of West Virginia Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine
- Boston University Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Teaching or Professional Positions
No current positions.
Industry Relationships & Collaborations
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Affiliations with the University of Colorado Denver
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine
American Thoracic Society
American College of Chest Physicians (Fellow)
Awards & Recognition
Editor, Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Ries A, Make, BJ, Reilly, J. Pulmonary rehabilitation in emphysema. Proc Am Thorac Soc 2008; 5:524-529.
Washko GR, Criner GJ, Mohsenifar Z, Sclurba FC, Sharafkhaneh A, Make BJ, Hoffman EA, Reilly, JJ. Computed tomographic-based quantification of emphysema and correlation to pulmonary function and mechanics. COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 2008;5:177-186.
Make B, Martinez F. Assessment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Proc Am Thorac Soc 2008:5:884-890.
McGhan R, Radcliff T, Fish R, Sutherland ER, Welsh C, Make B. Predictors of rehospitalization and death after a severe exacerbation of COPD. Chest 2007; 132: 1748-1755.
Make BJ. How can we assess outcomes of clinical trials: The MCID approach. COPD 2007; 4(3): 191-194.
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