Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

David Poch, M.D.

 

Associate Clinical Professor

CLINICAL INTERESTS:

  1. Pulmonary Hypertension
  2. Cardiopulmonary Physiology
  3. Critical Care

INVESTIGATIVE INTERESTS:

  1. Novel therapies for the treatment of pulmonary vascular disease
  2. New approaches to assessing disease severity and response to treatment of pulmonary vascular disease

RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

  1. Poch DS, Ost DE. What are the important risk factors for healthcare-associated pneumonia? Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2009 Feb;30(1):26-35. Epub 2009 Feb 6. Review
  2. Ost DE, Poch D, Fadel A, Wettimuny S, Ginocchio C, Wang XP. Mini-bronchoalveolar lavage quantitative polymerase chain reaction for diagnosis of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia. Crit Care Med. 2010 Jul;38(7):1536-41

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BOARD CERTIFICATION:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

For an appointment with Pulmonary Hypertension clinic, call 858-657-7100.

To contact Dr. Poch: dspoch@ucsd.edu