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Jarone Lee, MD, MPH

Quality Director, Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery

Associate Medical Director, Blake 12 Intensive Care Unit

  • Phone: 617-643-2418
Department of Emergency Medicine


  • Critical Care Center
  • Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • Blake 12 Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
  • Heart Center
  • Trauma Center
Clinical Interests
Critical Care Medicine
Emergency medicine
Severe Respiratory Failure
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Sepsis and Septic Shock
Traumatic injuries
Major Traumatic Injuries
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MPH, Drexel University School of Public Health
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


View my most recent publications at PubMed

Selected Publications:

  1. Shah K, Quaas J, Rolston D, Bansal S, Bania T, Newman D, Wiener D, Lee J. Magnitude of D-dimer Matters for Diagnosing Pulmonary Embolism. Am J Emerg Med. 2013 Jun;31(6):942-5.
  2. Walker G, Runde D, Rolston D, Wiener D, Lee J.  Retrospective observational study of emergency department rectal temperatures over 10 years.  World J Emerg Med. 2013 June;4(2):107-112.
  3. Lee J, et al.  Head Computed Tomography Utilization and Intracranial Hemorrhage Rates.  Emerg Radiol. 2013 June;20(3):219-223.
  4. Lee J, Waak K, Grosse-Sundrup M, Xue F, Lee J, et al.  Global assessment of skeletal muscle strength but not grip strength predicts mortality in SICU patients. Phys Ther. 2012 Dec;92(12):1546-55.
  5. Horiana G, Lee Y, Lee J, et al. Diaphragm Muscle Thinning in Mechanically Ventilated Patients.  CHEST. 2012;142(6):1455-60.
  6. Godbout BJ, Lee J, et al.  Yield of head CT in the alcohol-intoxicated patient in the emergency department.  Emerg Radiol. 2011 Oct;18(5):381-4.
  7. Lee J, et al.  Computed tomography use in the adult emergency department of an academic urban hospital from 2001 to 2007.  Ann Emerg Med. 2010 Dec;56(6):591-6. Erratum in: Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Mar;57(3):256. 
  8. Lee J, et al.  Transplantation trends in primary biliary cirrhosis.  Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2007 Nov;5(11):1313-5.

Trauma , Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-643-2418
Fax: 617-726-9121

Emergency Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-4100