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Irene Q. Swift, MD

 

Irene Q. Swift, MD

 

 

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Email: irene.swift@tuhs.temple.edu

 

 

Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

 

Educational Background:

 

 

MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

 

Internship, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

 

Residency (Internal Medicine), Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

 

Fellowship (Sleep medicine), Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

 

Fellowship (Pulmonary/critical care Medicine), Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

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clinical Interests:

 

  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Sleep disorders
  • Lung cancer

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board certification(s):

 

  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

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professional affiliations:

 

  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians

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research interests:

 

  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Sleep disorders
  • Lung cancer

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PUBMED PUBLICATIONS :


Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

21513441. Krachman SL, Chatila W, Martin UJ, Permut I, D'Alonzo GE, Gaughan JP, Sternberg AL, Ciccolella D, Criner GJ, Physiologic correlates of sleep quality in severe emphysema. COPD 8:3(182-8)2011 Jun

20572416. Permut I, Diaz-Abad M, Chatila W, Crocetti J, Gaughan JP, D'Alonzo GE, Krachman SL, Comparison of positional therapy to CPAP in patients with positional obstructive sleep apnea. J Clin Sleep Med 6:3(238-43)2010 Jun 15

18618242. Krachman SL, D'Alonzo GE, Permut I, Chatila W, Treatment of sleep disordered breathing in congestive heart failure. Heart Fail Rev 14:3(195-203)2009 Sep