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Brent Kidd, M.D.

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Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine
bkidd@kumc.edu

Professional Background

Dr. Brent Kidd is an assistant professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Dr. Kidd received his medical degree from the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in Huntington, WV and proceeded to complete a residency in Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). After residency he pursued additional training in Critical Care Medicine through Emory University in Atlanta, GA. He currently balances his time between practicing in the Cardiothoracic Surgical ICU (CTICU), Cardiac ICU (CICU), and operating room.

Dr. Kidd is an active participant in numerous clinical societies where he is an officer or member of various committees from the local to national levels. His research interest include mechanical circulatory support devices peri-cardiac surgery in addition to ICU quality improvement measures. He currently serves as the Medical Director of Sedation Services for the health system.

Education and Training
  • BS, Cellular/Molecular Biology, Marshall University, Huntington, WV
  • MD, Doctor of Medicine, Marshall University, Huntington, WV
  • Internship, Anesthesiology Base Year, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Birmingham, AL
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Birmingham, AL
  • Clinical Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Publications
  • Kidd, Brent, Flynn, Brigid. 2021. Pro: 24/7 In-House Intensivist Coverage in the CTICU. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
  • Kidd, Brent, Sutherland, Lauren, Jabaley, Craig, Flynn, Brigid. 2021. Efficacy, Safety, and Strategies for Recombinant-Activated Factor VII in Cardiac Surgical Bleeding: A Narrative Review. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
  • Abudan, A, Kidd, B, Hild, P, Gupta. 2021. Obstruction of the inferior vena cava following bicaval orthotopic heart transplantation: a case series . European Heart Journal Case Reports, Volume 5 (Issue 2)
  • Zaky, A, Younan, D., S, Meers, B, Davies, J, Pereira, S, Melvin, R., L, Kidd, B, Morgan, C, Tolwani, A, Pittet, J., F. 2020. End-of-Procedure Volume Responsiveness Defined by the Passive Leg Raise Test Is Not Associated With Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiopulmonary Bypass.. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
  • Kidd, B, Flynn, B., C. 2020. Repurposing in 2020: Teaching Old Drugs New Tricks.. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 34 (7), 1771-1773
  • Cotter, E., K, Kidd, B, Flynn, B., C. 2020. Elevation of Intraoperative Lactate Levels During Cardiac Surgery: Is There Power in This Prognostication?. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 34 (4), 885-887
  • Staab, J, Cotter, E, Kidd, B, Wallisch, W., J, Flynn, B., C. 2020. Review and Update: Hematologic Malignancies and Adult Cardiac Surgery.. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 34 (3), 759-771
  • Rice, K., M, Meduru, S, Kakarla, S., K, Katta, A, Mupparaju, S., P, Kidd, B, Goebel, L., J, Blough, E., R. 2012. Chronic paracetamol treatment influences indices of reactive oxygen species accumulation in the aging Fischer 344 X Brown Norway rat aorta.. Annals of clinical and laboratory science, 42 (2), 152-61