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Review articles published by our anesthesiology faculty, residents, fellows, and staff.

Our clinicians and researchers are published leaders in the fields of anesthesiology, pain medicine, and perioperative medicine.

peer-reviewed publications in 2023
abstracts presented at professional meetings over the past year
academic journals published our work in the past year

Research News & Highlights

Our recent publications are listed below by category. You can also view a complete collection of all University of Kansas Medical Center Anesthesiology publications (2003-present).

Recent Publications

Feasibility and Pilot Study of Passive Heat Therapy on Cardiovascular Performance and Laboratory Values in Older Adults
Brigid Flynn, Michelle Vitztum, Joshua Miller, Abigail Houchin, Jaromme Kim, Jianghua He, Paige Geiger
Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2023; 9(1): 86.

Off-label Use of Recombinant Activated Factor VII for Cardiac Surgical Bleeding
Brigid C. Flynn, Marie E. Steiner, Michael Mazzeffi
Anesthesiology. 2023. Online ahead of print.

Sex-Specific Associations of Reservoir-Excess Pressure Parameters with Age and Subclinical Vascular Remodeling
Colin J. Gimblet, Matthew K. Armstrong, Virginia R. Nuckols, Lyndsey E. DuBose, Seth W. Holwerda, Rachel E. Luehrs, Abbi D. Lane, Michelle W. Voss, Gary L. Pierce
J Hypertens. 2023; 41(4): 624-631.

 All archived Cardiac & Cardiothoracic publications

Anesthesiology Critical Care: Current State and Future Directions
Brigid C. Flynn
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2023; 37(8): 1478-1484.

Prospective Evaluation of a Multibeat Analysis Cardiac Index Estimation in Patients with Cardiogenic Shock
Abigail Kee, Brian Kirchhoff, Joel Grigsby, Katherine Proch, Yoon Ji, Harshavardhan Agashe, Brigid C. Flynn
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2023; 37(8): 1377-1381.

Benchmarking Hospital Practices and Policies on Intrahospital Neurocritical Care Transport: The Safe-Neuro-Transport Study
Kapil G. Zirpe, Bhunyawee Alunpipatthanachai, Nassim Matin, Bernice G. Gulek, Patricia A. Blissitt, Katherine Palmieri, et al.
J Clin Med. 2023; 12(9): 3183.

Health and Well-Being of Intensive Care Unit Physicians: How to Ensure the Longevity of a Critical Specialty
John C. Klick, Madiha Syed, Ron Leong, Haley Miranda, Elizabeth K. Cotter
Anesthesiol Clin. 2023; 41(1): 303-316.

Coagulopathy and Emergent Reversal of Anticoagulation
William John Wallisch, Brent Kidd, Liang Shen, Rachel Hammer, Jordan Siscel
Anesthesiol Clin. 2023; 41(1): 249-261.

All archived Critical Care publications

Ketolysis is Required for the Proper Development and Function of the Somatosensory Nervous System
Jonathan Enders, Jarrid Jack, Sarah Thomas, Paige Lynch, Sarah Lasnier, Xin Cao, M. Taylor Swanson, Janelle M. Ryals, John P. Thyfault, Patrycja Puchalska, Peter A. Crawford, Douglas E. Wright
Exp Neurol. 2023; 365: 114428.

Abnormal Intraepidermal Nerve Fiber Density in Disease: A Scoping Review
Sarah Thomas, Jonathan Enders, Andrew Kaiser, Luke Rovenstine, Lana Heslop, Will Hauser, Andrea Chadwick, Douglas Wright
Front Neurol. 2023; 14: 1161077. 

Emerging Nonpharmacologic Interventions to Treat Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
Jonathan Enders, Daniel Elliott, Douglas E. Wright
Antioxid Redox Signal. 2023; 38(13-15): 989-1000.

Genetic Variation, Stress, and Physiological Stress Response in Adults with Food Allergy or Celiac Disease
Anne L. Ersig, Erin E. Young, Roger L. Brown, Kristen Malecki
Biol Res Nurs. 2022. Online ahead of print.

All archived Pain Basic Science publications

Interventional Pain Physician Burnout During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Survey from the American Society of Pain and Neuroscience
Alaa Abd-Elsayed, Adam Rupp, Ryan S. D 'Souza, Nasir Hussain, Adam J. Milam, Natalie Strand, Omar Viswanath, Steven Falowski, Dawood Sayed, Timothy Deer
Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2023. Online ahead of print.

The Prevalence and Nature of Eating and Swallowing Problems in Adults with Fibromyalgia: A Systematic Review
Orla Gilheaney, Andrea Chadwick
Dysphagia. 2023. Online ahead of print.

Low Dose Naltrexone's Utility for Non-Cancer Centralized Pain Conditions - A Scoping Review
Adam Rupp, Erin Young, Andrea L. Chadwick
Pain Med. 2023. Online ahead of print.

Posterior Intra-articular Fixation Stabilizes Both Primary and Secondary Sacroiliac Joints: A Cadaveric Study and Comparison to Lateral Trans-articular Fixation Literature
Dawood Sayed, Kasra Amirdelfan, Corey Hunter, Oluwatodimu Richard Raji
J Orthop Surg Res. 2023; 18(1): 406.

Low- and High-frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation and Arterial Blood Pressure in Patients with Chronic Pain and Hypertension: A Retrospective Study
Kimia Memar, Sunita N. Varghese, Austin G. Morrison, Davina A. Clonch, Christopher M. Lam, Seth W. Holwerda
Clin Auton Res. 2023. Online ahead of print.

All archived Clinical Pain publications

The Use of Dissemination and Implementation to Improve Multimodal Analgesia in Head and Neck Surgery
Yelizaveta Shnayder, Maraya M. Baumanis, Adam Brown, Adam Reese, Andrés M. Bur, Kiran Kakarala, Kevin J. Sykes
Laryngoscope. 2022. Online ahead of print.

Recommendations for Effective Documentation in Regional Anesthesia: An Expert Panel Delphi Consensus Project
Hassan M. Ahmed, Benjamin P. Atterton, Gillian G. Crowe…John-Paul Pozek, et al.
Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2022; 47(5): 301-308.

Periocular Manifestation of Obstructive Sleep Apnea as a Novel Perioperative Screening Tool
Megan Folsom, James Gigantelli, Brent Timperley, Kurtis Johnson, Danstan Bagenda, Huiling Pang, Sheila Ellis
Obes Surg. 2022; 32(4): 1103-1109.

Evaluation of Liposomal Bupivacaine at Split-Thickness Skin Graft Donor Sites Through a Randomized, Controlled Trial
Katie G. Egan, Rachel Guest, Lauren M. Sinik, Niaman Nazir, Martin De Ruyter, Satish Ponnuru, Dhaval Bhavsar
J Burn Care Res. 2021; 42(6): 1280-1285.

Effects of Pre-Operative Isolation on Postoperative Pulmonary Complications After Elective Surgery: An International Prospective Cohort Study
COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative (Megan Folsom)
Anaesthesia. 2021; 76(11): 1454-1464.

All archived Perioperative publications

Noise Levels During Cesarean Delivery: A Prospective Observational Study
Hilary Sheridan, Erin Plaza, Gina Hendren, Jinxiang Hu, Amy J. Ortman
Int J Obstet Anesth. 2021; 48: 103211.

Beat-to-Beat Blood Pressure Variability in the First Trimester Is Associated With the Development of Preeclampsia in a Prospective Cohort: Relation With Aortic Stiffness  
Virginia R. Nuckols, Seth W. Holwerda, Rachel E. Luehrs, Lyndsey E. DuBose, Amy K. Stroud, Debra Brandt, Alexandria M. Betz, Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Sabrina M. Scroggins, Donna A. Santillan, Justin L. Grobe, Curt D. Sigmund, Mark K. Santillan, Gary L. Pierce
Int J Obstet Anesth. 2020; 44: 53-55.

Cesarean Delivery in a Parturient with a Left Ventricular Assist Device
Sajjan Gayam, Jared Staab, Grace Shih, Shea Stoops
Int J Obstet Anesth. 2020; 44: 53-55.

All archived Obstetric publications

Efficacy of an Automated, Temperature-controlled Underbody Water Blanket for Preventing Perioperative Hypothermia in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Surgical Patients
Kelsey N. Harder, Nicole R. Ost, Niaman Nazir, Jennifer K. Hansen
J Perinatol. 2022. Online ahead of print.

A Predictive Model for Pediatric Postoperative Respiratory Failure: A National Inpatient Sample Study
Sarah L. Nizamuddin, Atul Gupta, Usman Latif, Junaid Nizamuddin, Avery Tung, Mohammed M. Minhaj, Jeffrey Apfelbaum, Sajid S. Shahul
J Intensive Care Med. 2021; 36(7): 798-807.

The Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group (PCCG) Consensus Conference Methodology
Courtney K. Derderian, Christopher A. Derderian, Allison Fernandez, Chris D. Glover, Susan Goobie, Jennifer K. Hansen, et al.
Paediatr Anaesth. 2021; 31(2): 145-149.

All archived Pediatric publications

Addressing Burnout Among Women Residents: Results from Focus Group Discussions
Jeff Norvell, Greg Unruh, Timothy Norvell, Kimberly J. Templeton
Kans J Med. 2023; 16: 83-87.
Integrating Simulation and Interpretive Description to Explore Operating Room Leadership: Critical Event Continuing Education
Julie Broski, Stephen Tarver, Kelli Krase, Shariska Petersen, Amy Wolverton, Mae Winchester, German Berbel, Taylor Zabel, Hannah Warren, Matthew Lineberry
Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2023. Online ahead of print.

Physician Perception of the Importance of Medical Genetics and Genomics in Medical Education and Clinical Practice
Emilie Logan French, Leena Kader, Erin E. Young, Joseph D. Fontes
Med Educ Online. 2023; 28(1): 2143920.

All archived Other Topics publications

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