Mark A. Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS
Mark A. Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS

Mark A. Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS

Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pharmacy Practice

Position

  • Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • School of Medicine

Biography


Mark A. Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS
Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Medicine
Departments of Pharmacy Practice and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions
Creighton University
Omaha, Nebraska
 
 
Education: B.S. in Pharmacy, Creighton University, 1986; Pharm.D., Creighton University, 1988; Cardiovascular Research Fellowship, Creighton University Cardiac Center, 1989.
 
Current Positions: Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Medicine, Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist with the Pulmonary Medicine/Critical Care Service at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center Bergan Mercy.
 
Practice Achievements: Dr. Malesker is a clinician, researcher, and educator.  He has practiced as a clinical pharmacy coordinator and as a clinical pharmacy specialist with a practice interest in cardiopulmonary, critical care, and anticoagulation.  Dr. Malesker is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist, a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Critical Care Medicine, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, and the American Society Health-Systems Pharmacists.  He was awarded the 2009 Nebraska Pharmacy Association Health System Pharmacist of the Year.  For many years, he has been enthusiastically involved with interdisciplinary continuing education programs and has given hundreds of invited presentations to physicians, pharmacists, and nurses.
 
Dr. Malesker has published over 250 abstracts, journal articles, and book chapters and has served as a reviewer for several journals and scientific meetings. As an educator, he is actively involved in the training of pharmacy and medicine students, residents, and fellows, and he was recently acknowledged as ‘Educator of the Year’ by Creighton pharmacy students.  In addition, he is involved with numerous research projects and clinical trials.
 

Education

  • Creighton University,B.S. - Pharmacy,1986
  • Creighton University,Pharm D,1988

Certifications

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Morrow, L.E. and Malesker, M.A.: Probiotic Agents in Critically Ill Patients. In: Rajendram R, Preedy V, Patel V, eds. Diet and Nutrition in Critical Care. Springer: New York, 2015, pages 1017-1024., Springer Publishing, 2015, 1017-1024, 2015
  • Gregory, P.J., Hein, D., Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Over the Counter Nutritional Supplements: Implications for Critically Ill Patients. In: Rajendram R, Preedy V, Patel V, eds. Diet and Nutrition in Critical Care. Springer: New York, 2015, pages 1005-1016., Springer Publishing, 2015, 1005-1016, 2015
  • Morrow, L.E., Suzuki, B., and Malesker, M.A.: Euvolemic Hyponatremia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 4th edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2016, McGraw-Hill, 4th Edition, 2016, 2015
  • Hershberger, D., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Hyperkalemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 4th edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2016, McGraw-Hill, 4th Edition, 2016, 2015
  • Wachira, J.K., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Hypovolemic Hyponatremia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 4th edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2016, McGraw-Hill, 4th Edition, 2016, 2015
  • Malesker, M.A., Hershberger, D., and Morrow, L.E.: Metabolic Alkalosis. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 4th edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2016, McGraw-Hill, 4th Edition, 2016, 2015
  • Morrow, L.E., Gogineni, V., and Malesker, M.A.: Protiotic Use in the Critically Ill (Chapter 5). In Clinical Insights: Prebiotics, Probiotics, and Gut Health, Floch MH and Kim A (eds). Future Science Group, London, UK, February 2014, pages 68-80. Doi: 10.2217/ebo.13.573., Future Science Group, 2014, 68-80, 2014
  • Malone, P.M Fagan, N.L., Malesker, M.A., Nelson, P.J.: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee (Chapter 12). In Malone, P.M., Kier, K., Stanovich, J.E. Drug Information. A Guide for Pharmacists, 5th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2014., McGraw-Hill, 5th Edition, 2014, Chapter 12, 2014
  • Malone, P.M, Fagan, N.L., Malesker, M.A., Nelson, P.J., Ohri, L.K.: Drug Evaluation Monographs (Chapter 13). In Malone, P.M., Kier, K., Stanovich, J.E. A Guide for Pharmacists, 5th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2014., McGraw-Hill, 5th Edition, 2014, Chapter 13, 2014
  • Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Fluids and Electrolytes. In: Chisholm-Burns, M.A., Wells, B.G., Schwinghammer, T.L., Malone, P.M., Kolesar, J.M., Rotschafer, J.C., DiPiro, J.T. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice 3rd edition. New York: McGraw Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd, 2013
  • Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Acid-Base Disturbances. In: Chisholm-Burns, M.A., Wells, B.G., Schwinghammer, T.L., Malone, P.M., Kolesar, J.M., Rotschafer, J.C., DiPiro, J.T. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice 3rd edition. New York: McGraw Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd Edition, 2013, 2013
  • Haase, J., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Hyperkalemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 3rd edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd Edition, 2013, 2013
  • Malesker, M.A., Morrow, L.E., and Gogineni, V.: Euvolemic Hyponatremia (SIADH). In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 3rd edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd Edition, 2013, 2013
  • Malesker, M.A., Morrow, L.E., and Gogineni, V.: Hyponatremic Hypovolemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 3rd edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd Edition, 2013, 2013
  • Morrow, L.E., Brimeyer, R., and Malesker, M.A.: Metabolic Acidosis. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 3rd edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd Edition, 2013, 2013
  • Morrow, L.E., Brimeyer, R., and Malesker, M.A.: Metabolic Alkalosis. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, 3rd edition, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013., McGraw-Hill, 3rd Edition, 2013, 2013
  • Malone, P.M Fagan, N.L., Malesker, M.A., Nelson, P.J.: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee (Chapter 12). In Malone, P.M., Kier, K., Stanovich, J.E. Drug Information. A Guide for Pharmacists, 4th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012., McGraw-Hill, 4th Edition, 2012, Chapter 12, 2012
  • Malone, P.M, Fagan, N.L., Malesker, M.A., Nelson, P.J., Ohri, L.K.: Drug Evaluation Monographs (Chapter 13). In Malone, P.M., Kier, K., Stanovich, J.E. A Guide for Pharmacists, 4th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012., McGraw-Hill, 4th Edition, 2012, Chapter 13, 2012
  • Malesker, M.A., Olsen, C.M., and Morrow, L.E.: Hyperkalemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011., McGraw-Hill, 2011
  • Malesker, M.A., Olsen, C.M., and Morrow, L.E.: Euvolemic Hyponatremia (SIADH). In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011., McGraw-Hill, 2011
  • Malesker, M.A., Olsen, C.M., and Morrow, L.E.: Hyponatremic Hypovolemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011., McGraw-Hill, 2011, 2011
  • Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Hypokalemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011., McGraw-Hill, 2011, 2011
  • Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Hypomagnesemia. In Katz, M.D., Matthias, K.R., Chisholm-Burns, M.A. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011., McGraw-Hill, 2011
  • Malesker, M. A., Morrow, L. E. Fluids and Electrolytes, Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice, 2010
  • Morrow, L. E., Malesker, M. A. Acid-Base Disturbances, Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice, 2010
  • Malesker, Mark A., Morrow, Lee E. Acid-Base Disturbances, Pharmacotherapy principles & practice, 419, 2008
  • Malesker, Mark A., Morrow, Lee E. Fluids and Electrolytes, Pharmacotherapy principles & practice, 403, 2008
  • Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Acid-Base Disturbances. In: Chisholm-Burns, M.A., Wells, B.G., Schwinghammer, T.L., Malone, P.M., Kolesar, J.M., Rotschafer, J.C., DiPiro, J.T. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice 4th edition. New York: McGraw Hill, in press., McGraw-Hill
  • Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Fluids and Electrolytes. In: Chisholm-Burns, M.A., Wells, B.G., Schwinghammer, T.L., Malone, P.M., Kolesar, J.M., Rotschafer, J.C., DiPiro, J.T. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice 4th edition. New York: McGraw Hill, in press., McGraw-Hill

Articles


  • Chan, L. Baack, K.A, McCann, D.A., Modrykamien, A.M., and Malesker, M.A.:  Recurrent Angioedema Following Repeat Exposure to NSAID, Journal of Pharmacy Technology, 2014;30(3):106.
     , Journal of Pharmacy Technology, 2014;30(3), 106, 2017

  • Castillo, S., Begley, K., Steinshouer, C., and Malesker, M.A.:  Sodium Oxybate:  A Primer for Pharmacists in the Treatment of Narcolepsy, The Consultant Pharmacist, 2014;29:547-54.
     , 2014;29, 547-54., 2017
  • French, C.T., Diekemper, R.L., Irwin, R.S., on behalf of CHEST Expert Panel (Malesker, M.A. et al):  Assessment of Intervention Fidelity and Recommendations for Researchers Conducting Studies on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Cough in the Adult: Chest Guideline and Exert Panel Review. 
     , Chest, 2015;148(1), 32-54, 2017
  • Chen, J., Nguyen, A., Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: High-Risk Smoking Behaviors and Barriers to Smoking Cessation Among Homeless Individuals., Respiratory Care, 2016;61(5), 640-5, 2015
  • Chan, L., Gregory, P., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Medication Therapy Management in Hospitalized Elderly Patients:  A Focus on OTC Agents, U.S. Pharmacist, 2016;41(10), HS16-HS20, 2015
  • Cotigula, L., Coover, K., Bewtra, A., and Malesker, M.A.: Advances in the Pharmacotherapy of Hereditary Angioedema., U.S. Pharmacist, 2015;40(10), HS17-HS21, 2015
  • Boulet, L.P., Coeytaux, R.R., McCrory, D.C., French, C.T., Chang, A.B., Birring, S.S., Smith J., Diekemper, R.L., Rubin, B, Irwin, R.S., and CHEST Expert Cough Panel (Malesker, MA, et al): Tools for Assessing Outcomes in Studies of Chronic Cough: Chest Guideline and Expert Panel Report. Chest 2015;147(3):804-814., Chest, 2015;147(3), 804-814, 2015
  • Au, T., Castillo S.L., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Continuous Positive Airway Pressure: A Primer for Pharmacists. U.S. Pharmacist, 2015;40(1):30-33., U.S. Pharmacist, 2015;40(1), 30-33, 2015
  • Malesker, M.A., Bruckner, A.L., Loggie, B., and Hilleman D.E: IV Acetaminophen: Assessment of Medication Utilization Evaluation Data in Peri-operative Pain Management. Journal of Surgery [Jurnalul de chirurgie] 2015; 10(4):230-234 doi: 10.7438/1584-9341-10-4-3, Journal of Surgery, 2015;10(4), 230-234, 2015
  • Begley, K. J., Castillo, S., Steinshouer, C. R., Malesker, M. A. Role of The Pharmacist in the treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness, Consultant Pharmacist : Journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, 2014;29, 741-752, 2014
  • Castillo, S., Begley, K., Steinshouer, C., and Malesker, M.A.: Sodium Oxybate: A Primer for Pharmacists in the Treatment of Narcolepsy, The Consultant Pharmacist, 2014;29:547-54., The Consultant Pharmacist, 2014;29, 547-554, 2014
  • Hilleman, D.E. and Malesker, M.A. Potential Benefits of Icosapent Ethyl on the Lipid Profile: Case Studies, Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology, 2014;8:13-15., Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology, 2014;8, 13-15, 2014
  • Lewis, S.Z., Diekemper, R., French, C.T., Gold, P., Irwin, R.S., and ACCP Cough Expert Panel (Malesker, M.A. et al): Methodologies for the Development of the Management of Cough: Chest Guidelines and Expert Panel Report. Chest 2014;146(5):1395-402., Chest, 2014;146(5), 1395-1402, 2014
  • Canning BJ, Chang AB, Bolser DC, Smith JA, Mazzone SB, McGarvey L, and ACCP Cough Expert Panel (Malesker, M.A. et al). Anatomy and Neurophysiology of Cough, Chest Guideline and Expert Panel. Chest 2014;146(6):1633-1648. PMID: 25188530., Chest, 2014;146(6), 1633-1648, 2014
  • Irwin R.S., French, C.T., Lewis, S.Z., Diekemper, R., Gold, P., and ACCP Cough Expert Panel (Malesker, M.A. et al): Overview of the Management of Cough: Chest Guidelines and Expert Panel Report. Chest 2014;146(4):885-889., Chest, 2014;146(4), 885-889, 2014
  • Au, T., Fagan, N.L., Schuller, D., and Malesker, M.A.: Drug Interactions Associated with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Therapy, U.S. Pharmacist, 2013;(Oct):HS21-24., U.S. Pharmacist, 2013;(Oct), HS21-24, 2013
  • Gogineni, V.K., Morrow, L.E., Gregory, P.J., and Malesker, M.A.: Probiotics: History and Evolution, Journal of Ancient Diseases & Preventive Remedies, 1: 107. doi:10.4172/ jadpr.1000107 (2013)., Journal of Ancient Diseases & Preventative Remedies, 2013, 2013
  • Gogineni, V., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Probiotics: Mechanisms of Action and Clinical Applications, J Prob Health 1: 101 doi:10.4172/jph.1000101 (2013)., Journal of Probiotics and Health, 2013, 2013
  • Fagan, N.L., Malone, P.M. Malesker, M.A: Applying Principles of Formulary Management to Blood Banking, Transfusion, [Invited Commentary] 2013;53:2094-2097., Transfusion, 2013;53, 2094-2097, 2013
  • Malesker, M.A. and Morrow, L.E.: Monitoring Immunosuppressive Medications for Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation: The Time is Now, Chest 2012;142(5):1081-2. [Invited Editorial], Chest, 2012;142(5), 1081-1082, 2012
  • Davis, E., Coover, K., Morrow, L.E. and Malesker, M.A.: Differentiating the Treatment of Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in the Elderly Patient, The Consultant Pharmacist, 2012;27(9):650-9., The Consultant Pharmacist, 2012;27(9), 650-659, 2012
  • Malesker, M.A. and Hilleman, D.E.: Intravenous Labetalol Compared to Intravenous Nicardipine in the Management of Hypertension in Critically Ill Patients, Journal of Critical Care, 2012;27(5):e7-e14., Journal of critical care, 2012;27(5), e7-e14, 2012
  • Morrow, L.E., Gogineni, V., and Malesker, M.A.: Probiotics in the Intensive Care Unit, Nutrition in Clinical Practice, 2012;27(2):235-41., Nutrition in Clinical Practice, 2012;27(2), 235-241, 2012
  • Morrow, L.E., Gogineni, V., and Malesker, M.A.: Probiotic, Prebiotic, and Symbiotic Use in Critically Ill Patients, Current Opinion in Critical Care, 2012;18:186-191., Current Opinions in Critical Care, 2012;18, 186-191, 2012
  • Morrow, L.E., Gogineni, V., and Malesker, M.A.: Symbiotics and Probiotics in the Critically Ill After the PROPATRIA Trial, Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care, 2012;15:147-150., Current Opinions in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care, 2012;15, 147-150, 2012
  • Lust, Elaine B., Barthold, Claudia, Malesker, Mark A., Wichman, Tammy O. Human health hazards of veterinary medications: Information for emergency departments, Journal of Emergency Medicine, 40, 198-207, 2011
  • Foral, P., Dewan, N., Malesker, M. Insomnia: a therapeutic review for pharmacists, Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, 26, 332-341, 2011
  • Foral, P., Knezevich, J., Dewan, N., Malesker, M. Medication-induced sleep disturbances, Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, 26, 414-425, 2011
  • Youngblood, F.E., Knaak, E., Rose, J., and Malesker, M.A.: Use of Dexmedetomidine to Discontinue High Dose Fentanyl, Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 2011;45:1589-1590., Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 45, 1589-1590, 2011
  • Fagan, N.L., Foral, P.A., Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Therapeutic Update on Drug-Induced Pulmonary Disorders, U.S. Pharmacist, 2011;36(7):HS3-HS8., U.S. Pharmacist, 36(7), 2011
  • Foral, P., Knezevich, J., Dewan, N., Malesker, M.A.: Medication-Induced Sleep Disturbances, The Consultant Pharmacist, 2011;26:414-25., The Consultant Pharmacist, 26, 414-425, 2011
  • Foral, P., Dewan, N., Malesker, M.A.: Insomnia: A Therapeutic Review for Pharmacists, The Consultant Pharmacist, 2011;26:332-341., The Consultant Pharmacist, 26, 332-341, 2011
  • Lust, E., Barthold, C.L., Wichman, T.O., and Malesker, M.A.: Human Health Hazards of Veterinary Medications: Information for Emergency Departments, The Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2011;40(2):198-207., The Journal of Emergency Medicine, 40(2), 198-207, 2011
  • Malesker, M. A., Hilleman, D. E. Comparison of amlodipine/valsartan fixed-dose combination therapy and conventional therapy, Managed Care, 19, 36-42, 2010
  • Burns, T. L., Ferry, B. A., Malesker, M. A., Morrow, L. E., Bruckner, A. L., Lee, D. L. Improvement in Appropriate Utilization of Recombinant Human Erythropoietin Pre- and Post-Implementation of a Required Order Form (May), Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 44, 832-837, 2010
  • Wear, R. E., Malesker, M. A., Morrow, L. E., Schuller, D., Fagan, Nancy L. Colchicine Overdose-The Need for a Specific Antidote, Hospital Pharmacy, 45, 49, 2010
  • Hilleman, D. E., Dewan, N., Malesker, M., Friedman, M. Pharmacoeconomic evaluation of COPD, Chest, 136, e30, 2009
  • Peitz, Gregory J., Malesker, Mark A., Sojka, S. G. Aliskiren-Induced QT Interval Prolongation, Southern Medical Journal, 102, 411-412, 2009
  • Hilleman, D. E., Malesker, M. A., Morrow, L. E., Schuller, D. A systematic review of the cardiovascular risk of inhaled anticholinergics in patients with COPD, International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, 4, 253-263, 2009
  • Malesker, Mark A. Optimizing Antidiabetic Treatment Options for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Cardiovascular Comorbidities, Pharmacotherapy, 28, 193-206, 2008
  • Malesker, M. A., Foral, P. A., McPhillips, A. C., Christensen, K. J., Chang, J. A., Hilleman, D. E. An efficiency evaluation of protocols for tight glycemic control in intensive care units, American Journal of Critical Care, 16, 589-598, 2007
  • Morrow, L. E., Wear, R. E., Schuller, D., Malesker, M. Acute isoniazid toxicity and the need for adequate pyridoxine supplies, Pharmacotherapy, 26, 1529-1532, 2006
  • Morrow, L. E., Wear, R., Malesker, M. A. Contemporary limitations in the management of acute isoniazid toxicity with pyridoxine, Pharmacotherapy, 26, 1529-1532, 2006
  • Morrow, L. E., Malesker, M. A., Tilleman, J. Management of pulmonary arterial hypertension, Hospital Pharmacist, 12, 18-38, 2005
  • Malesker, M. A., Sojka, S. G., Fagan, N. L. Flecainide-induced neuropathy, Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 39, 1580, 2005
  • Veligandla, S. R., Louie, K. R., Malesker, M. A., Smith, P. W. Muscle pain associated with daptomycin, Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 38, 1860-1862, 2004
  • Lenz, T. L., Foral, P. A., Malesker, M. A., Hunter, C. B., Hilleman, D. E. Impact of nesiritide on health care resource utilization and complications in patients with decompensated heart failure, Pharmacotherapy, 24, 1137-1146, 2004
  • Foral, P. A., Malesker, M. A., Huerta, G., Hilleman, D. E. Nebulized opioids use in COPD, Chest, 125, 691-694, 2004
  • Foral, P. A., Hopkins, H., Holstein, S., Wright, C., Malesker, M. A., Heineman, S. M. Medications as a cause of sleep disturbances, Consultant Pharmacist (USA), 17, 417-426, 2002
  • Malesker, M. A., Wargo, K. A., Chouinard, M. D., Murphy, S. K. Rhabdomyolysis associated with cerivastatin therapy, Consultant Pharmacist (USA), 17, 337-345, 2002
  • Hilleman, D. E., Dewan, N., Malesker, M., Friedman, M. Pharmacoeconomic evaluation of COPD, Chest, 118, 1278-1285, 2000

Publications

  • Foral, P., Knezevich, J., Dewan, N., Malesker, M.A.:  Medication-Induced Sleep Disturbances, The Consultant Pharmacist, 2011;26:414-25.
     , 2017
  • Monaghan, M.S., Malesker, M.A., Ryan Haddad, A.M., Packard, K.E., Elsasser, G.N., Iverson, L.M., Hawkins, K.S., Bredenkamp, N.D., Carrico, C., and Connelly, S.: Development and Assessment of an Interprofessional Education Simulation for Pharmacy and Nurse Practitioner Students. Am J Pharm Educ 2015;79(5)Article S4. Poster presentation at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, National Harbor, Maryland, July 13, 2015., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 2015;79(5), Article S4, 2015
  • Hilleman, D.E. and Malesker, M.A.: Utilization of Dabigatran in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: Impact of ACCP Guidelines and the SAMe-TT2R2 Score. Platinum Medal Award Abstract. Poster Presentation at Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Annual Meeting & Expo, San Diego, California, April 9, 2015., Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy, 21(4-a April 2015), 19, 2015
  • Mansour G., Al Ashary, H., Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Probable Propofol-Induced Angioedema. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2015;191:A4630., American Jounral of Respiratory and Critcal Care Medicine, 20415;191, A4630, 2015
  • Cotigula, L., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Vasopressin Infusion and the Incidence of Venothrombotic Events and Therapeutic Outcomes in Shock Patients. (Poster Board 3-281). Accepted for poster presentation at the 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, California, December 7-11, 2014., 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2014, Poster Board 3-281, 2014
  • Erixson, E., Smith, H., Baack, K., and Malesker, M.A.: Focused Analysis of Flumazenil Use in an Academic Medical Center. (Poster Board 2-134). Accepted for poster presentation at the 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, California, December 7-11, 2014., 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2014, Poster Board 2-134, 2014
  • Kinoshita, R.T., Weber, W.J., and Malesker, M.A.: Potential Case of Gabapentin-Induced Angioedema. (Poster Board 5-248). Accepted for poster presentation at the 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, California, December 7-11, 2014., 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2014, Poster Board 5-248, 2014
  • Uehara, L., Weber, W.J., and Malesker, M.A.: Acute Kidney Injury Secondary to Daptomycin. (Poster Board 5-252). Accepted for poster presentation at the 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, California, December 7-11, 2014., 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2014, Poster Board 5-252, 2014
  • Ased, S., Loggie, B., Morrow, L.E., Malesker, M.A., and Hilleman, D.E.: The Use of IV Acetaminophen in Post-Surgical Patients as Part of a Multimodal Analgesic Strategy (Poster Board 8-069). Accepted for poster presentation at the 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, California, December 7-11, 2014., 49th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2014, Poster Board 8-069, 2014
  • Au, T., Malesker, M.A., Walters, R.W., Wichman, C.S., Hilleman, D.E., and Morrow, L.E.: A Retrospective Analysis of Dexmedetomidine Use for Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome in Critical Care Patients. Chest 2014;146(4 Meeting/Abstracts): 225A. Poster Presentation at Chest 2014, Austin, Texas, October 29, 2014., Chest, 2014;146(4 Meeting Abstracts), 225A, 2014
  • Malesker, M.A., Hawkins, E., Hilleman, D.E., and Morrow, L.E.: Intermittent Bolus Dosing Vs Continuous Infusion Furosemide in ICU Patients with Diuretic Resistance. Crit Care Med 2013;41(12 Suppl):312. Poster presentation at Society of Critical Care Medicine, Critical Care Congress, San Francisco, California, January 12, 2014., Critical Care Medicine, 2013;41(12 Supp), 312, 2014
  • Chen, J., Nguyen, A.H., Wilson, S., Malesker, MA, and Morrow, L.E.: High-Risk Tobacco Behaviors and Barriers to Smoking Cessation Among Homeless Individuals. Chest 2014;146(4 Meeting/Abstracts): 966A., Chest, 2014;146(4), 966A, 2014
  • Allen, B., Baack, K., Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Metoclopramide-Induced Temporary Blindness. (Poster Board 4-279). Accepted for poster presentation at the 48th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Orlando, Florida, December 10, 2013., 48th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2013, Poster Board 4-279, 2013
  • Malesker, M.A., Boldt, D., Ling, H., Burns. T., and Hilleman, D.E.: Impact of the ACCP Antithrombotic Guidelines on Potential Utilization of Dabigatran in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Chest 2013;144(4 Meeting/Abstracts):161A. Poster presentation at Chest 2013, Chicago, Illinois, October 30, 2013., Chest, 2013;144(4), 161A, 2013
  • Moore, D., Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Prolonged Extrication as a Risk Factor for Pneumonia in Trauma Patients Involved in a Motor Vehicle Accident. Chest 2013;144(4 Meeting/Abstracts):379A., Chest, 2013;144(4), 379A, 2013
  • Teply, R., Campbell, J., Malesker, M.A., Mooss, A., and Hilleman, D.E.: Impact of Grapefruit Juice on the Antiplatelet Activity of Loading and Maintenance Dose of Clopidogrel in Healthy Volunteers. Pharmacotherapy 2013,33(10):e248(219)., Pharmacotherapy, 2013;33(10), e248(219), 2013
  • Au, T., Wichman, T.O., and Malesker, M.A.: Ventricular Fibrillation Secondary to Citalopram (Poster Board 2-239). Accepted for poster presentation at the 47th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, December 3, 2012., 47th Annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2012, 2012
  • Hawkins, E., Malesker, M.A., Hilleman, D.E., and Morrow, L.E.: A Retrospective Analysis of Intermittent Bolus Dosing Versus Continuous Infusion of Furosemide in Critical Care Patients with Diuretic Resistance. Chest 2012;142(4 Meeting/Abstracts):402A. Poster presentation at Chest 2012, Atlanta, Georgia, October 24, 2012., Chest, 2012;142(4), 402A, 2012
  • Malesker, M.A. and Hilleman, D.E.: Intravenous Labetalol Compared to Intravenous Nicardipine in the Management of Hypertension in Critically Ill Patients. Crit Care Med 2011;39(12 Suppl):255. Poster presentation at Society of Critical Care Medicine, Critical Care Congress, Houston, Texas, February 5, 2012., Critical Care Medicine, 2011;39(12 Suppl), 255, 2012
  • Morrow, L.E., Sharma, P., Warrier, R., and Malesker, M.A.: Epidemiology of Renal Insufficiency in Patients with Ventilator Associated Pneumonia. Chest 2012;142(4 Meeting/Abstracts):393A., Chest, 2012;142(4), 393A, 2012
  • Knaak, E., Malesker, M.A., and Krajicek, B.: Possible Case of Cyclobenzaprine-Induced Angioedema. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2011;46(Dec):3-106., ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2011, 3-106, 2011
  • Morrow, L.E., Peitz, G.J., Sugimoto, M., and Malesker, M.A.: Utility of the Initial INR Value as a Predictor of Death in Critically Ill Patients. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011;183:A5832. Poster presentation at American Thoracic Society International Conference, Denver, Colorado, May 18, 2011., American Journal of Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, 2011;183, A5832, 2011
  • Warlaumont, M., Dhaliwal, A., Malesker, M.A., and Morrow, L.E.: Predictors of Clinical Failure in Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia. Crit Care Med 2011;39(12 Suppl):581., Critical Care Medicine, 39(12), 581, 2011
  • Morrow, L.E., Deutz, C., Desai, K, Holweger, J, Moore, D., and Malesker, M.A.: Changes in the Clinical Pulmonary Infection Score Are Associated With Clinical Outcomes in Health-Care Associated Pneumonia. Chest 2011;140:899A., Chest, 140, 899A, 2011
  • Price, P.L., Fagan, N.L., Malesker, M.A. and Holland, M.: Potential Aripiprazole-Induced Acute Dystonic Reaction in a Ten Year Old. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2011;46(Dec):5-191., Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 46, 5-191, 2011
  • Morrow, L.E., Moore, D., and Malesker, M.A.: Homelessness as a Risk Factor for Infection With Drug-Resistant Pathogens. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011;183:A3927., American Journal of Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, 2011;183, A3927, 2011
  • Tilleman, JA, Biehle E, Gonitzke AM, Morrow, L.E., and Malesker, M.A.: Analysis of Student Reflections in an Acute Care Rotation, JAPHA 2011;51(2):Abstract 318., Journal of American Pharmacists' Association, 2011;51(2), Abstract 318, 2011

Presentations

  • Management of VTE and New Agents, 5th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium, Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, December 6, 2013., 2013
  • O’Neill, SC., Malesker, M.A., Morrow, L.E., and Clifton, J.: Effect of an Educational Intervention on the Incorporation of Ignatian Values into Health Sciences Continuing Education at a Jesuit University, AEA Development Grant Series Luncheon, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, November 5, 2013., 2013
  • Antidotes and Reversal Agents, Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Grand Rounds, Creighton University Medical Center, August 30, 2013., 2013
  • New Medication Update, 18th Annual Pharmacological Conference for Advanced Practice Nurses, Omaha, Nebraska, July 19, 2013., 2013
  • Metformin: Falsely Accused, (Panelist). Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Creighton University Medical Center, April 24, 2013., 2013
  • Pharmacy Update 2013, 9th Annual Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Conference,, Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, April 19, 2013., 2013
  • Highlights of Chest 2012 Meeting, Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Grand Rounds, Creighton University Medical Center, November 11, 2012., 2012
  • Focus on Emerging Oral Anticoagulants, Nebraska Chapter, American College of Physicians, Nebraska, City, Nebraska, October 5, 2012., 2012
  • Pharmacologic Options for Depression in Pregnancy, Midyear Lyceum, Creighton University School of Medicine and Health Science Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, July 13, 2012., 2012
  • COPD 2012, Nebraska Pharmacists Association, Lincoln, Nebraska, June 9, 2012., 2012
  • Immune-Mediated Coagulopathy in Surgical Patients, California Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Sacramento Chapter, Sacramento, California, May 30, 2012., 2012
  • Review of Electrolyte Replacement and Medications Used in Acid Base Disorders, Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Grand Rounds, Creighton University Medical Center, April 13, 2012., 2012
  • Immune-Mediated Coagulopathy in Surgical Patients, Heartland Health Department of Pharmacy, Saint Joseph, Missouri, April 12, 2012., 2012
  • Immune-Mediated Coagulopathy in Surgical Patients, Association of periOperative Registered Nurses, (Local AORN Chapter), Saint Joseph, Missouri, April 12, 2012., 2012
  • 2012. Pulmonary and Critical Care Prescribing Update 2012, 8th Annual Integrating Evidence-Based Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine into Clinical Practice 2011, Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, March 30, 2012., 2012
  • Con Debate: Neuromuscular Blockers in ARDS, 8th Annual Integrating Evidence-Based Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine into Clinical Practice 2011, Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, March 30, 2012., 2012
  • Emerging Anticoagulant Therapy: Focus on Safety and Reversal, Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, February 27, 2012., 2012
  • Psychotropic Drug Interactions in the Primary Care Setting, Psychiatry in Primary Care: An Essential Update, Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, February 3, 2012., 2012
  • O’Neill, S.C., Morrow, L.E., Malesker, M.A., and Clifton, J.: Effect of An Educational Intervention on Incorporation of Ignatian Values into Continuing Medical Education at a Jesuit Medical School, All Things Ignatian Poster Session, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska Feb 2, 2012., 2012
  • Pharmacy Impact on Outcomes and Costs in the Surgical Suite: Focus on Optimal Hemostatic Practices, Pharmacy Learning Network Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, November 12, 2011., 2011
  • Pharmacy Impact on Outcomes and Costs in the Surgical Suite: Focus on Optimal Hemostatic Practices, Pharmacy Learning Network Conference, San Francisco, California, September 24, 2011., 2011
  • Alternatives to Warfarin in Atrial Fibrillaton, Alegent Health 20th Annual Cardiology Update, Omaha, Nebraska, September 16, 2011., 2011
  • Balancing Sedation, Patient Comfort and Mechanical Ventilation in the ICU, Omaha, Nebraska, September 14, 2011., 2011
  • Pharmacy Impact on Outcomes and Costs in the Surgical Suite: Focus on Optimal Hemostatic Practices, Pharmacy Learning Network Conference, Houston, Texas, July 23, 2011., 2011
  • Top 10 New Medications and Medication Errors, 16th Annual Pharmacological Conference for Advanced Practice Nurses, Omaha, Nebraska, July 21, 2011., 2011
  • Pharmacy Impact on Outcomes and Costs in the Surgical Suite: Focus on Optimal Hemostatic Practices, Pharmacy Learning Network Conference, Newark, New Jersey, May 21, 2011., 2011
  • Pharmacy Impact on Outcomes and Costs in the Surgical Suite: Focus on Optimal Hemostatic Practices, Pharmacy Learning Network Conference, Chicago, Illinois, May 14, 2011., 2011
  • Bisphosphonates Dosing and Side Effects, Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Creighton University Medical Center, April 6, 2011., 2011
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Prescribing Update 2011, 7th Annual Integrating Evidence-Based Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine into Clinical Practice 2011, Creighton University School of Medicine Continuing Education, Omaha, Nebraska, March 25, 2011., 2011
  • Review of Pain Medications, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Creighton University Medical Center, March 16, 2011., 2011
  • Hilleman, D.E. and Malesker, M.A. Advanced Critical Care On-Line Certificate Program for Pharmacists, 2010 – present., 2010
  • Hilleman, D.E. and Malesker, M.A. Advanced Critical Care On-Line Continuing Education Program for Pharmacists (28 CEUs), 2010 – present., 2010

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Critical care and cardiopulmonary topics

Awards and Honors

  • Fellow Status - American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2011
  • Fellow Status - American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists, 2011