Publications list for Clinical Professor Anthony McLean

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Parnell, G., Tang, B., Nalos, M., Armstrong, N., Huang, S., Booth, D., McLean, A. (2013), Identifying key regulatory genes in the whole blood of septic patients to monitor underlying immune dysfunctions. Shock. 40(3), 166-174. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A. (2013), Editorial. Current Opinion in Critical Care. 19, 214. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A. (2013), Blood content analysis for evaluating cardiopulmonary function. Current Opinion in Critical Care. 19(3), 258-264. [Abstract]
  • Huang, S., Nalos, M., McLean, A. (2013), Is early ventricular dysfunction or dilatation associated with lower mortality rate in adult severe sepsis and septic shock? A meta-analysis. Critical Care. 17(3), R96. [Abstract]


  • Maslove, D., Tang, B., McLean, A. (2012), Identification of sepsis subtypes in critically ill adults using gene expression profiling. Critical Care. 16(5), R183. [Abstract]
  • Parnell, G., McLean, A., Booth, D., Armstrong, N., Nalos, M., Huang, S., Manak, J., Tang, W., Tam, O., Chan, S., Tang, B. (2012), A distinct influenza infection signature in the blood transcriptome of patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia. Critical Care. 16(4), R157. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A. (2012), Down but not out: myocardial depression in sepsis. Critical Care. 16, 132. [Abstract]
  • Whereat, S., McLean, A. (2012), Survey of the current status of intensive care teaching in Australia and New Zealand medical schools. Critical care medicine. 40(2), 430-4. [Abstract]
  • Nalos, M., Santner-Nanan, B., Parnell, G., Tang, B., McLean, A., Nanan, R. (2012), Immune effects of interferon gamma in persistent staphylococcal sepsis. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 185(1), 110-112. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A., Huang, S. (2012), Cardiac biomarkers in the intensive care unit. Annals of Intensive Care. 2, 8. [Abstract]
  • Huang, S., McLean, A. (2012), Appreciating the strengths and weaknesses of transthoracic echocardiography in hemodynamic assessments. Cardiology Research and Practice. 2012, 894308. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A., Huang, S. (2012), Critical Care Ultrasound Manual. Australia: Elsevier Australia.


  • Chew, M., Hawthorne, W., Bendall, J., Whereat, S., Huang, S., Ting, I., Simond, D., McLean, A. (2011), No beneficial effects of levosimendan in acute porcine endotoxaemia. Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 55(7), 851-61. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A., Huang, S., Kot, M., Rajamani, A., Hoyling, L. (2011), Comparison of cardiac output measurements in critically ill patients: FloTrac/Vigileo vs transthoracic Doppler echocardiography. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 39(4), 590-598. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A., Kot, M. (2011), Cardiac collapse associated with the ingestion of khat. Internal Medicine Journal. , 579-581. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A. (2011), Mind over matter!. Critical Care Medicine. 39(6), 1593-1594. [Abstract]
  • Follath, F., Yilmaz, M., Delgado, J., Parissis, J., Porcher, R., Gayat, E., Burrows, N., McLean, A., Vilas-Boas, F., Mebazaa, A. (2011), Clinical presentation, management and outcomes in the Acute Heart Failure Global Survey of Standard Treatment (ALARM-HF). Intensive Care Medicine. 37(4), 619-626. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A. (2011), International recommendations on competency in critical care ultrasound: pertinence to Australia and New Zealand. Critical Care and Resuscitation. 13(1), 56-58. [Abstract]
  • Parnell, G., McLean, A., Booth, D., Huang, S., Nalos, M., Tang, B. (2011), Aberrant cell cycle and apoptotic changes characterise severe influenza A infection--a meta-analysis of genomic signatures in circulating leukocytes. PloS One. 6(3), e17186. [Abstract]
  • Sutherland, A., Thomas, M., Brandon, R., Brandon, R., Lipman, J., Tang, B., McLean, A., Pascoe, R., Price, G., Nguyen, T., Stone, G., Venter, D. (2011), Development and validation of a novel molecular biomarker diagnostic test for the early detection of sepsis. Critical Care. 15(3), R149. [Abstract]


  • Parissis, J., Nikolaou, M., Mebazaa, A., Ikonomidis, I., Delgado, J., Vilas-Boas, F., Paraskevaidis, I., Mc Lean, A., Kremastinos, D., Follath, F. (2010), Acute pulmonary oedema: clinical characteristics, prognostic factors, and in-hospital management. European Journal of Heart Failure. 12(11), 1193-1202. [Abstract]
  • Tang, B., Huang, S., McLean, A. (2010), Genome-wide transcription profiling of human sepsis: a systematic review. Critical Care. 14(6), R237. [Abstract]
  • Huang, S., McLean, A. (2010), Do we need a critical care ultrasound certification program? Implications from an Australian medical-legal perspective. Critical Care. 14(3), 313. [Abstract]


  • Kloth, N., Weisbrodt, L., McLean, A., Nalos, M. (2009), [Impact of pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza virus on critical care in Australia: a single centre case series]. Vnitrni Lekarstvi. 55(12), 1141-1144. [Abstract]
  • Eslick, G., Thampan, B., Nalos, M., McLean, A., Sluyter, R. (2009), Circulating interleukin-18 concentrations and a loss-of-function P2X7 polymorphism in heart failure. International journal of cardiology. 137(0), 81-3. [Abstract]
  • Tang, B., Craig, J., Eslick, G., Seppelt, I., McLean, A. (2009), Use of corticosteroids in acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Critical Care Medicine. 37(5), 1594-1603. [Abstract]
  • Tang, B., McLean, A., Dawes, I., Huang, S., Lin, R. (2009), Gene-expression profiling of peripheral blood mononuclear cells in sepsis. Critical Care Medicine. 37(3), 882-888. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A. (2009), Procalcitonin: seeking a niche. Critical Care. 13, 149. [Abstract]
  • Tang, B., Huang, S., McLean, A. (2009), Rethinking Sepsis: New Insights from Gene Expression Profiling Studies. In: Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2009. (pp.3-13).Germany: Springer.


  • Nalos, M., Huang, S., Sluyter, R., Khan, A., Santner-Nanan, B., Nanan, R., McLean, A. (2008), "Host tissue damage" signal ATP impairs IL-12 and IFNgamma secretion in LPS stimulated whole human blood. Intensive care medicine. 34(10), 1891-7. [Abstract]
  • Tang, B., McLean, A., Dawes, I., Huang, S., Cowley, M., Lin, R. (2008), Gene-expression profiling of gram-positive and gram-negative sepsis in critically ill patients. Critical Care Medicine. 36(4), 1125-1128. [Abstract]
  • McLean, A., Huang, S., Salter, M. (2008), Bench-to-bedside review: The value of cardiac biomarkers in the intensive care patient. Critical care (London, England). 12(3), 215. [Abstract]