Juan J. Guardiola-Sala, M.D.

Juan J. Guardiola-Sala, M.D.

Juan J. Guardiola-Sala, M.D.

Juan J. Guardiola-Sala, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, Robley Rex Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Director, Sleep Fellowship Program

VA Medical Center
800 Zorn Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206
502-852-5841 - Academic Office
502-287-4000 - VAMC


Clinical Expertise
Pulmonary Hypertension; Critical Care Medicine; Lung Cancer

 

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Pulmonary Disease / Sleep Medicine
  • American Board of Sleep Medicine
  • American Board of Examiners

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Central University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville

 

Featured Publications

  • Chaudhary D, Subhash A, Galvis J, Guardiola J. Bilateral thigh methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus necrotising fasciitis in a man with newly diagnosed Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). BMJ Case Rep. 2017 Jan 30;2017. pii: bcr2016218468. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2016-218468. PubMed PMID: 28137904.
  • Liu J, Song N, Guardiola J, Roman J, Yu J. Slowly Adapting Sensory Units Have More Receptors in Large Airways than in Small Airways in Rabbits. Front Physiol. 2016 Dec 9;7:588. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2016.00588. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 28018231; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5145901.
  • Moffett BK, Panchabhai TS, Nakamatsu R, Arnold FW, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, Guardiola J, Ramirez JA. Comparing posteroanterior with lateral and anteroposterior chest radiography in the initial detection of parapneumonic effusions. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Dec;34(12):2402-2407. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.09.021. Epub 2016 Sep 14. PubMed PMID: 27793503.
  • El-Kersh K, Guardiola J, Cavallazzi R, Wiemken TL, Roman J, Saad M. Open and closed models of intensive care unit have different influences on infectious complications in a tertiary care center: A retrospective data analysis. Am J Infect Control. 2016 Dec 1;44(12):1744-1746. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.04.240. Epub 2016 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 27397908.
  • Temprano A, Sembongi H, Han GS, Sebastián D, Capellades J, Moreno C, Guardiola J, Wabitsch M, Richart C, Yanes O, Zorzano A, Carman GM, Siniossoglou S, Miranda M. Redundant roles of the phosphatidate phosphatase family in triacylglycerol synthesis in human adipocytes. Diabetologia. 2016 Sep;59(9):1985-94. doi: 10.1007/s00125-016-4018-0. Epub 2016 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 27344312; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4969345.
  • El-Kersh K, Chaddha U, Sinha RS, Saad M, Guardiola J, Cavallazzi R. Predictive Role of Admission Lactate Level in Critically Ill Patients with Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. J Emerg Med. 2015 Sep;49(3):318-25. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.04.008. Epub 2015 Jun 22. PubMed PMID: 26113379.
  • El-Kersh K, Cavallazzi R, Saad M, Guardiola J. Unusual placement of a central venous catheter: left pericardiophrenic vein. West J Emerg Med. 2015 May;16(3):422-3. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.2.25656. Epub 2015 Apr 2. PubMed PMID: 25987919; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4427216.
  • Guardiola J, Moffett B, Li H, Punnakkattu R, Moldoveanu B, Liu J, Du L, Yu J. Airway mechanosensor behavior during application of positive end-expiratory pressure. Respiration. 2014;88(4):339-44. doi: 10.1159/000364947. Epub 2014 Aug 26. PubMed PMID: 25171767.
  • El-Kersh K, Rawasia WF, Chaddha U, Guardiola J. Rarity revisited: cryptococcal peritonitis. BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Jul 10;2013. pii: bcr2013009099. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-009099. Review. PubMed PMID: 23845672; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3736299.
  • Sarmiento X, Guardiola JJ, Soler M. [Alcohol and acute respiratory distress syndrome: casuality or causality?]. Med Clin (Barc). 2013 Jun 18;140(12):546-53. doi: 10.1016/j.medcli.2012.09.011. Epub 2012 Nov 21. Review. Spanish. PubMed PMID: 23177306.