Stephen A. McClave, M.D.

Stephen A. McClave, M.D.

Stephen A. McClave, M.D.

Stephen A. McClave, M.D.

  • Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-6991 - Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Critical Care Nutrition; Monitoring Patients on Early Enteral Tube Feeding; Aspiration and Gastric Residual Volumes; Endoscopic Ultrasound

 

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists

Education and Training

  • Medical School: The Ohio State University
  • Residency: Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center
  • Fellowship: University of South Florida

 

Featured Publications

  • McClave SA, Patel J, Bhutiani N. Should fecal microbial transplantation be used in the ICU? Curr Opin Crit Care. 2018 Apr;24(2):105-111. doi: 10.1097/MCC.0000000000000489. PubMed PMID: 29432297.
  • Patel JJ, Rosenthal MD, McClave SA, Martindale RG. Tempering the Clinical Effects of Early Myeloid-derived Suppressor Cell Expansion in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Mar 1;197(5):677-678. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201708-1701LE. PubMed PMID: 28984471.
  • McClave SA, Lowen CC, Martindale RG. The 2016 ESPEN Arvid Wretlind lecture: The gut in stress. Clin Nutr. 2018 Feb;37(1):19-36. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2017.07.015. Epub 2017 Jul 29. Review. PubMed PMID: 28818344.
  • El-Kersh K, Jalil B, McClave SA, Cavallazzi R, Guardiola J, Guilkey K, Persaud AK, Furmanek SP, Guinn BE, Wiemken TL, Alhariri BC, Kellie SP, Saad M. Enteral nutrition as stress ulcer prophylaxis in critically ill patients: A randomized controlled exploratory study. J Crit Care. 2018 Feb;43:108-113. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.08.036. Epub 2017 Aug 26. PubMed PMID: 28865339.
  • Strollo BP, McClave SA, Miller KR. Complications of Home Enteral Nutrition: Mechanical Complications and Access Issues in the Home Setting [Formula: see text]. Nutr Clin Pract. 2017 Dec;32(6):723-729. doi: 10.1177/0884533617734529. Epub 2017 Oct 13. PubMed PMID: 29028447.
  • Kim S, McClave SA, Martindale RG, Miller KR, Hurt RT. Hypoalbuminemia and Clinical Outcomes: What is the Mechanism behind the Relationship? Am Surg. 2017 Nov 1;83(11):1220-1227. Review. PubMed PMID: 29183523.
  • Bhutiani N, Richey JS, Brown AN, Tierney J, McClave SA, Bahr MH, Vitale GC. Assessing the value of endoscopic ultrasound in predicting symptom severity and long-term clinical course in chronic pancreatitis. HPB (Oxford). 2017 Oct;19(10):868-873. doi: 10.1016/j.hpb.2017.05.012. Epub 2017 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 28716509.
  • Patel JJ, Lemieux M, McClave SA, Martindale RG, Hurt RT, Heyland DK. Critical Care Nutrition Support Best Practices: Key Differences Between Canadian and American Guidelines. Nutr Clin Pract. 2017 Oct;32(5):633-644. doi: 10.1177/0884533617722165. Epub 2017 Aug 18. PubMed PMID: 28820650.
  • Arabi YM, Casaer MP, Chapman M, Heyland DK, Ichai C, Marik PE, Martindale RG, McClave SA, Preiser JC, Reignier J, Rice TW, Van den Berghe G, van Zanten ARH, Weijs PJM. The intensive care medicine research agenda in nutrition and metabolism. Intensive Care Med. 2017 Sep;43(9):1239-1256. doi: 10.1007/s00134-017-4711-6. Epub 2017 Apr 3. Review. PubMed PMID: 28374096; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5569654.
  • Patel JJ, Martindale RG, McClave SA. Controversies Surrounding Critical Care Nutrition: An Appraisal of Permissive Underfeeding, Protein, and Outcomes. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2017 Jul 1:148607117721908. doi: 10.1177/0148607117721908. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28742432.