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Department of Internal Medicine

Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

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Mitchell Rashkin, MD

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, UC College of Medicine<br>Chief of Staff, Daniel Drake Center<br>Fellowship Director, Department of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interest

Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease


Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine

  • Bachelor's Degree: University of Michigan
  • Medical Degree: University of Michigan
  • Internship : University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  • Residency : University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  • Fellowship : University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Critical Care Medicine) 11/10/1987
  • American Board of Internal Medicine 09/09/1980
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease) 11/09/1982
Contact Information
  • Medical Sciences Building
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0564
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
  • Office 513-558-4831
  • Fax 513-558-4858
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

Mulhall, Aaron M; Rashkin, Mitchell C; Pina, Elsira M 2016. Bilateral Diaphragmatic Paralysis: A Rare Complication Related to Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Celiac Plexus Neurolysis. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 13 9, 1660-2

Sall, D; Wang, J; Rashkin, M; Welch, M; Droege, C; Schauer, D 2014. Orlistat-induced fulminant hepatic failure. Clinical obesity, 4 6, 342-7

Ali N, Wolf K, Hammersley J, Hoffman S, O'Brien J, Phillips G, Rashkin MC, et al. 2011. Continuity of Care in Intensive Care Units, a Cluster-Randomized Trial of Intensivist Staffing. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 184 June, 803

Ali, Naeem A; Hammersley, Jeffrey; Hoffmann, Stephen P; O'Brien, James M; Phillips, Gary S; Rashkin, Mitchell; Warren, Edward; Garland, Allan 2011. Continuity of care in intensive care units: a cluster-randomized trial of intensivist staffing. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, 184 7, 803-8

Seaman JC, Knepler JL, Bauer K, Rashkin MC 2010. The Mean Green Popsicle: Using Cryotherapy to Remove Aspirated Foreign Bodies Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, 17 October, 348

Seaman, Joseph C; Knepler, James L; Bauer, Karen; Rashkin, Mitchell 2010. The mean green popsicle: using cryotherapy to remove aspirated foreign bodies. Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology, 17 4, 348-50

Mueller, Eric W; Rockey, Michelle L; Rashkin, Mitchell C 2008. Sunitinib-related fulminant hepatic failure: case report and review of the literature. Pharmacotherapy, 28 8, 1066-70

Baughman, Robert P; Henderson, Rogene F; Whitsett, Jeffrey; Gunther, Karen L; Keeton, Deborah A; Waide, James J; Zaccardelli, David S; Pattishall, Edward N; Rashkin, Mitchell C 2002. Surfactant replacement for ventilator-associated pneumonia: a preliminary report. Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases, 69 1, 57-62

Baughman, R P; Spencer, R E; Kleykamp, B O; Rashkin, M C; Douthit, M M 2000. Ventilator associated pneumonia: quality of nonbronchoscopic bronchoalveolar lavage sample affects diagnostic yield. The European respiratory journal : official journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology, 16 6, 1152-7

Pesce, A J; Rashkin, M; Kotagal, U 1998. Standards of laboratory practice: theophylline and caffeine monitoring. National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry. Clinical chemistry, 44 5, 1124-8

Baughman, R P; Gunther, K L; Rashkin, M C; Keeton, D A; Pattishall, E N 1996. Changes in the inflammatory response of the lung during acute respiratory distress syndrome: prognostic indicators. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, 154 1, 76-81

Thornley-Brown, D; Galla, J H; Williams, P D; Kant, K S; Rashkin, M 1992. Lithium toxicity associated with a trichobezoar. Annals of internal medicine, 116 9, 739-40

Merigian, K S; Hedges, J R; Kaplan, L A; Roberts, J R; Stuebing, R C; Pesce, A; Rashkin, M C 1991. Plasma catecholamine levels in cyclic antidepressant overdose. Journal of toxicology. Clinical toxicology, 29 2, 177-90

Merigian, K S; Woodard, M; Hedges, J R; Roberts, J R; Stuebing, R; Rashkin, M C 1990. Prospective evaluation of gastric emptying in the self-poisoned patient. The American journal of emergency medicine, 8 6, 479-83

Ploysongsang, Y; Rashkin, M C; Ranganathan, V H 1990. Serial physiologic studies of a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patient in acute respiratory failure: clues for weaning? Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases, 57 2, 122-6

Baker, P B; Merigian, K S; Roberts, J R; Pesce, A J; Kaplan, L A; Rashkin, M C 1988. Hyperthermia, hypertension, hypertonia, and coma in a massive thioridazine overdose. The American journal of emergency medicine, 6 4, 346-9

Ploysongsang, Y; Baughman, R P; Loudon, R G; Rashkin, M C 1988. Factors influencing the production of wheezes during expiratory maneuvers in normal subjects. Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases, 54 1, 50-60

Ploysongsang, Y; Branson, R; Rashkin, M C; Hurst, J M 1988. Pressure flow characteristics of commonly used heat-moisture exchangers. The American review of respiratory disease, 138 3, 675-8

Baughman, R P; Thorpe, J E; Staneck, J; Rashkin, M; Frame, P T 1987. Use of the protected specimen brush in patients with endotracheal or tracheostomy tubes. Chest, 91 2, 233-6

Rashkin, M C; Youngs, C; Penovich, P 1987. Pentobarbital treatment of refractory status epilepticus. Neurology, 37 3, 500-3

Rashkin, M C; Davis, T 1986. Acute complications of endotracheal intubation. Relationship to reintubation, route, urgency, and duration. Chest, 89 2, 165-7

Rashkin, M C; Bosken, C; Baughman, R P 1985. Oxygen delivery in critically ill patients. Relationship to blood lactate and survival. Chest, 87 5, 580-4

Baughman, R P; Stein, E; MacGee, J; Rashkin, M; Sahebjami, H 1984. Changes in fatty acids in phospholipids of the bronchoalveolar fluid in bacterial pneumonia and in adult respiratory distress syndrome. Clinical chemistry, 30 4, 521-3

Baughman, R P; Solinger, A; Hurtubise, P; Dohn, M N; Walzer, P D; Rashkin, M C; Dortin, D . Bronchoalveolar lavage in patients with the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). AIDS research, 1 2, 91-7

Santiago, R; Rashkin, M C . Lithium toxicity and myxedema coma in an elderly woman. The Journal of emergency medicine, 8 1, 63-6