Chad Cannon, MD

Associate Professor and Director of Research
Department of Emergency Medicine

Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Clinical Focus: Emergency Medicine


Seamus O Murphy, Bradley E Barth, Elizabeth F Carlton, Molly Gleason, Chad M Cannon. Does an ED Flow Coordinator Improve Patient Throughput? J Emerg Nurs, J Emerg Nurs 2014 Nov 26;40(6):605-12. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

Joseph Varon, Karina M Soto-Ruiz, Brigitte M Baumann, Pierre Borczuk, Chad M Cannon, Abhinav Chandra, David Martin Cline, Deborah B Diercks, Brian Hiestand, Amy Hsu, Preeti Jois-Bilowich, Brian Kaminski, Phillip Levy, Richard M Nowak, Jon W Schrock, W Frank Peacock. The management of acute hypertension in patients with renal dysfunction: labetalol or nicardipine? Postgrad Med 2014 Jul;126(4):124-30

Bristol N Brandt, Amanda B Gartner, Michael Moncure, Chad M Cannon, Elizabeth Carlton, Carol Cleek, Chris Wittkopp, Steven Q Simpson. Identifying Severe Sepsis via Electronic Surveillance, Am J Med Qual 2014 Jun 26. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

Bryan F Imhoff, Nia J Thompson, Michael A Hastings, Niaman Nazir, Michael Moncure, Chad M Cannon. Rapid Emergency Medicine Score (REMS) in the trauma population:a retrospective study. BMJ Open 2014 2;4(5):e004738. Epub 2014 May 2.

Chad M Cannon, Christopher V Holthaus, Emanuel P Rivers. Response from the authors. J Intensive Care Med 2014 Jan-Feb;29(1):54. Epub 2013 Feb 19.

Chad M Cannon, Christopher V Holthaus, Marc T Zubrow, Pat Posa, Satheesh Gunaga, Vipul Kella, Ron Elkin, Scott Davis, Bonnie Turman, Jordan Weingarten, Truman J Milling, Nathan Lidsky, Victor Coba, Arturo Suarez, James J Yang, Emanuel P Rivers. The GENESIS project (GENeralized Early Sepsis Intervention Strategies): a multicenter quality improvement collaborative. J Intensive Care Med 2013 Nov-Dec;28(6):355-68. Epub 2012 Aug 17.

Brian Selig, Michael Hastings, Chad Cannon, Dennis Allin, Susan Klaus, Francisco J Diaz. Effect of weather on medical patient volume at Kansas Speedway mass gatherings. J Emerg Nurs 2013 Jul 26;39(4):e39-44. Epub 2011 Dec 26.

Alan Maisel, Christian Mueller, Sean-Xavier Neath, Robert H Christenson, Nils G Morgenthaler, James McCord, Richard M Nowak, Gary Vilke, Lori B Daniels, Judd E Hollander, Fred S Apple, Chad Cannon, John T Nagurney, Donald Schreiber, Christopher deFilippi, Christopher Hogan, Deborah B Diercks, John C Stein, Gary Headden, Alexander T Limkakeng, Inder Anand, Alan H B Wu, Jana Papassotiriou, Oliver Hartmann, Stefan Ebmeyer, Paul Clopton, Allan S Jaffe, W Frank Peacock. Copeptin helps in the early detection of patients with acute myocardial infarction: primary results of the CHOPIN trial (Copeptin Helps in the early detection Of Patients with acute myocardial INfarction). J Am Coll Cardiol 2013 Jul 30;62(2):150-60. Epub 2013 Apr 30.

Emanuel P. Rivers, Mohammad Katranki, Kathrina Anja Jaehne, Samantha Brown, Gilber Abou Dagher, Chad
Cannon, Victor Coba. Early Interventions in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: A Review of the Evidence One
Decade Later. Minerva Anesthesiol. 2012 March 23.

Chad M Cannon, Phillip Levy, Brigitte M Baumann, Pierre Borczuk, Abhinav Chandra, David M Cline, Deborah B Diercks, Brian Hiestand, Amy Hsu, Preeti Jois, Brian Kaminski, Richard M Nowak, Jon W Schrock, Joseph Varon, W Frank Peacock. Intravenous nicardipine and labetalol use in hypertensive patients with signs or symptoms suggestive of end-organ damage in the emergency department: a subgroup analysis of the CLUE trial. BMJ Open 2013 26;3(3). Epub 2013 Mar 26.

Rivers EP, Elkin R, Cannon CM. Counterpoint: should lactate clearance be substituted for central venous oxygen saturation as goals of early severe sepsis and septic shock therapy? No. Chest. 2011 Dec;140(6):1408-13; discussion 1413-9.

Peacock WF, Varon J, Baumann BM, Borczuk P, Cannon CM, Chandra A, Cline DM, Diercks D, Hiestand B, Hsu A,
Jois-Bilowich P, Kaminski B, Levy P, Nowak RM, Schrock JW. CLUE: a randomized comparative effectiveness trial
of IV nicardipine versus labetalol use in the emergency department. Crit Care. 2011;15(3):R157. Epub 2011 Jun

Cannon CM, Braxton CC, Kling-Smith M, Mahnken JD, Carlton E, Moncure M. Utility of the shock index in
predicting mortality in traumatically injured patients. J Trauma. 2009 Dec;67(6):1426-30.

Holthaus CV, Cannon C, Elkin R, Nguyen HB. Can my severe sepsis and septic shock patients wait any longer?
Ann Emerg Med. 2009 Jul;54(1):135-6.

Cannon CM, et al, Improving Outcomes in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock:Results of a Multicenter Severe
Sepsis and Multicenter Collaborative. Critical Care Medicine Dec. 2008 Vol 36, No. 12 (Suppl) A164

C.M. Cannon, K. Marzluf, M. Hastings, C. Cleek, N. Nazir, S.Q. Simpson, D. Allin, C. Braxton, M. Moncure.
Lactate Levels Predict In-Hospital Mortality in Transferred Patients With Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock. Annals
of Emergency October 2008 (Vol. 52, Issue 4, Pages S70-S71); Presented as Poster at 2008 ACEP Research

Early Sepsis Management: A meta-analysis of published studies. Garcia AJ, Doshi, P, Otero RM, Cannon, CM,
Rivers, EP. Annals of Emergency Medicine October 2008 (Vol. 52, Issue 4, Page S59).

Cleek C. Hastings M, Cannon CM, Simpson SQ. Improved Sepsis Recognition and Survival Following Initiation
of a Sepsis Team. Crit Care Med. 2007; 35:A171.

Last modified: Dec 09, 2014


Chad Cannon, MD
Associate Professor and Director of Research