Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Adnan Begovic, MD

Associate Professor
Medical Director, Southwest Healthcare System ICU

CLINICAL AND INVESTIGATIVE INTERESTS:

  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • Medical treatment for drug dependence
  • Staffing in intensive care unit
  • Intensive care unit telemedicine

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

  • Mason BJ, Quello S, Goodell V, Shadan F, Kyle M, Begovic A. Gabapentin treatment for alcohol dependence: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jan 1; 174(1):70-7. PMID: 24190578.
  • Mason BJ, Crean R, Goodell V, Light JM, Quello S, Shadan F, Buffkins K, Kyle M, Adusumalli M, Begovic A, Rao S. A proof-of-concept randomized controlled study of gabapentin: effects on cannabis use, withdrawal and executive function deficits in cannabis-dependent adults. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2012 Jun; 37(7):1689-98. PMID: 22373942.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Attending of the year award
             Scripps Green hospital
             San Diego, California
             2007

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine