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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 2021
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

Myocardial Bridge: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Challenges
Tristan P. Freiling, Richa Dhawan, Husam H. Balkhy, Javier Castillo, Elizabeth K. Cotter, Mark A. Chaney
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022; 36(10): 3955-3963.[WO1] 

Kounis Syndrome or Allergic Angina: An Elusive Entity
Ioannis Mastoris, Brigid Flynn
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022; 36(7): 2077-2079.

Hybrid Repair of Acute Type B Dissection with Aberrant Right Subclavian Artery and Bicarotid Trunk
Peter S. Downey, Axel Thors, Phillip Johnson, Kamal Gupta, William J. Wallisch, Omar Almoghrabi, Gregory F. Muehlebach, George L. Zorn 3rd
J Vasc Surg Cases Innov Tech. 2022; 8(2): 214-217.

 All archived Cardiac & Cardiothoracic publications

Comparing the Associations of Central Venous Pressure and Pulmonary Artery Pulsatility Index with Postoperative Renal Injury
Johnny Wei, Abigail Houchin, Niaman Nazir, Vincent Leonardo, Brigid C. Flynn
Front Cardiovasc Med. 2022; 9: 967596.

Percutaneous Mechanical Circulatory Support for the Anesthesiologist: Indications, Management, and Basic Physiological Principles
Elizabeth K.H. Cotter, Shea Stoops, Chinwe Dryer
Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2022; 60(4): 31-38.

Nationwide Clinical Practice Patterns of Anesthesiology Critical Care Physicians: A Survey to Members of the Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists
Shahzad Shaefi, Ameeka Pannu, Ariel L. Mueller, Brigid Flynn, Adam Evans, Craig S. Jabaley, Domagoj Mladinov, Michael Wall, Shahla Siddiqui, David J. Douin, M. Dustin Boone, Erika Monteith, Vivian Abalama, Mark E. Nunnally, Miguel Cobas, Matthew A. Warner, Robert D. Stevens
Anesth Analg. 2022. Online ahead of print.

Stepwise Ventilator Waveform Assessment to Diagnose Pulmonary Pathophysiology
Brigid C. Flynn, Haley G. Miranda, Aaron M. Mittel, Vivek K. Moitra
Anesthesiology. 2022. 137(1): 85-92.

Efficacy, Safety, and Strategies for Recombinant-Activated Factor VII in Cardiac Surgical Bleeding: A Narrative Review
Brent Kidd, Lauren Sutherland, Craig S. Jabaley, Brigid Flynn
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022; 36(4): 1157-1168.

All archived Critical Care publications

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.

Editorial: The Impact of Micro RNA-320a Serum Level on Severity of Symptoms and Cerebral Processing of Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia
Leena Kader, Adam Willits, Erin E. Young
Pain Med. 2022. Online ahead of print.

Comprehensive Phenotyping of Cutaneous Afferents Reveals Early-onset Alterations in Nociceptor Response Properties, Release of CGRP, and Hindpaw Edema following Spinal Cord Injury
Olivia C. Eller, Rena N. Stair, Christopher Neal, Peter S.N. Rowe, Jennifer Nelson-Brantley, Erin E. Young, Kyle M. Baumbauer
Neurobiol Pain. 2022; 12: 100097.[WO1] 

Identifying Genetic Determinants of Inflammatory Pain in Mice Using a Large-scale Gene-targeted Screen
Janine M. Wotton, Emma Peterson, Ann M. Flenniken…Erin E. Young, et al.
Pain. 2022; 163(6): 1139-1157.

All archived Pain Basic Science publications

Three-Year Durability of Restorative Neurostimulation Effectiveness in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain and Multifidus Muscle Dysfunction
Christopher Gilligan, Willem Volschenk, Marc Russo, Matthew Green, Christopher Gilmore, Vivek Mehta, Kristiaan Deckers, Kris De Smedt, Usman Latif, Dawood Sayed, et al.
Neuromodulation. 2022. Online ahead of print.

Autonomic Nervous System Markers of Music-elicited Analgesia in People with Fibromyalgia: A Double-blind Randomized Pilot Study
Rebecca J. Lepping, Miranda L. McMillan, Andrea L. Chadwick, Zaid M. Mansour, Laura E. Martin, Kathleen M. Gustafson
Front Pain Res (Lausanne). 2022; 3: 953118.

Cost-effectiveness of 10-kHz Spinal Cord Stimulation Therapy Compared with Conventional Medical Management Over the First 12 Months of Therapy for Patients with Nonsurgical Back Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial
Naresh P. Patel, Chengyuan Wu, Shivanand P. Lad, Jessica Jameson, Peter Kosek, Dawood Sayed, Erik I. Waldorff, Laura C. Shum, Rose Province-Azalde, Leonardo Kapural
J Neurosurg Spine. 2022. Online ahead of print.

Best Practice Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Vertebrogenic Pain with Basivertebral Nerve Ablation from the American Society of Pain and Neuroscience
Dawood Sayed, Ramana K. Naidu, Kiran V. Patel, Natalie H. Strand, Pankaj Mehta, Christopher M. Lam, Vinicius Tieppo Francio, Samir Sheth, Anthony Giuffrida, Brian Durkin, Nasir Khatri, Shashank Vodapally, Christopher O. James, Benjamin D. Westerhaus, Adam Rupp, Newaj M. Abdullah, Kasra Amirdelfan, Erika A. Petersen, Douglas P. Beall, Timothy R. Deer
J Pain Res. 2022; 15: 2801-2819.    

Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines from the American Society of Pain and Neuroscience for the Use of Implantable Peripheral Nerve Stimulation in the Treatment of Chronic Pain
Natalie Strand, Ryan S. D'Souza, Jonathan M. Hagedorn, Scott Pritzlaff, Dawood Sayed, Nomen Azeem, Alaa Abd-Elsayed, Alexander Escobar, Mark A. Huntoon, Christopher M. Lam, Timothy R. Deer
J Pain Res. 2022; 15: 2483-2504.

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

Factors Involved in Applicant Interview Selection and Ranking for Chronic Pain Medicine Fellowship
Vinicius Tieppo Francio, Benjamin Gill, Jonathan M. Hagedorn, Robert Pagan Rosado, Scott Pritzlaff, Timothy Furnish, Lynn Kohan, Dawood Sayed
Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2022; 47(10): 592-597.

Anesthesiology Residency Recruitment: A Prospective Study Comparing In-Person and Virtual Interviews
Sarah L. Nizamuddin, Shiragi Patel, Junaid Nizamuddin, Usman Latif, Sang Mee Lee, Avery Tung, Allison Dalton, Jerome M. Klafta, Michael O'Connor, Sajid S. Shahul
J Educ Perioper Med. 2022; 24(1): E681.

Physician and Executive Collaboration on Rapid Development of Pandemic Needs Response to Support Physicians and Medical Staff During the COVID-19 Pandemic in an Academic Medical Center: A Descriptive Review
Becky N. Lowry, Terry T. Tsue, Walter N. Orr, Talal W. Khan
Psychol Health Med. 2022; 27(9): 1918-1923.

All archived Other Topics publications

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