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Title: Morphine: Metabolites
Speaker: Mastoora Nasiri, MD
Date: June 11, 2019
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Upper extremity cutaneous innervation
Speaker: Mastoora Nasiri, MD
Date: April 09, 2019
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Predicting and Managing Postoperative Delirium
Speaker: Cliff Schmiesing, MD
Date: April 01, 2019
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Magnesium Toxicity: Signs
Speaker: Mastoora Nasiri, MD
Date: October 30, 2018
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Perioperative Troponin ‘Leak’ - What’s an Anesthesiologist to do?
Speaker: Cliff Schmiesing, MD
Date: May 06, 2018
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Pacemakers: Intraop Complications
Speaker: Elizabeth Koch, MD
Date: October 27, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Amiodarone Toxicity
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: April 25, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: SSRI – Drug Interactions
Speaker: Martin Angst, MD
Date: April 13, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Ables AZ, Nagubilli R. Prevention, recognition, and management of serotonin syndrome. Am Fam Physician. 2010;81(9):1139-42.

Title: GETA For Cesarean Delivery Risk of Aspiration
Speaker: Edward Riley, MD
Date: April 05, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Keyword: Central Venous Line Placement Technique
Speaker: Bassam Kadry, MD
Date: March 30, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: NPO Recommendation for Infants
Speaker: Becky Wong, MD
Date: March 29, 2017
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Spinal Anesthesia
Speaker: Andrea Traynor, MD
Date: March 24, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: MRI monitoring and complications
Speaker: Kristen Telischak, MD
Date: March 14, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Holzman, R and Mason, K: Anesthesia Delivery in the MRI Environment
  • Nazarian S, Roguin A, Zviman MM, et al: Clinical utility and safety of a protocol for noncardiac and cardiac magnetic resonance imag- ing of patients with permanent pacemakers and implantable-cardio- verter defibrillators at 1.5 Tesla, Circulation 114:1277–1284, 2006.
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Anesthetic Care for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Ehrenwerth J, Singleton MA, Bell C, et al: Practice advisory on anesthetic care for magnetic resonance imaging: a report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Anesthetic Care for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Anesthesiology 110:459–479, 2009.

Title: Phase II depolarizing blockade
Speaker: Jakob Louis Demant Thomsen, MD
Date: March 13, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia, chapters “neuromuscular physiology” and “neuromuscular monitoring”.
  • Thomsen et al, Br J Anaesth. 2015 Jul;115 Suppl 1:i78-i88. doi: 10.1093/bja/aev096.
    Awareness during emergence from anaesthesia: significance of neuromuscular monitoring in patients with butyrylcholinesterase deficiency

Title: Fibromyalgia Tender Points
Speaker: Rebecca McGoldrick, MD
Date: March 09, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • UpToDate: “Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis of Fibromyalgia in Adults”
  • “Fibromyalgia: A Primer for the Anesthesia Community.”
    Current Opinion Anaesthesiology. 2011 Oct; 24(5): 532–539.

Title: Autonomic Hyperreflexia
Speaker: Phillip Wang, MD
Date: March 08, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Bycroft, J, Shergill IS, Chung EA. Autonomic Dysreflexia: A Medical Emergency. Postgrad Med J. 2005;81 (954):232

Title: CV Effects of Vasopressin
Speaker: Erin Crawford, MD
Date: March 07, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Pelletier, J-S, Dicken, B, Bigam, D, Cheung, P-Y. 2014. Cardiac effects of vasopressin. Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology; 64 (1): 100-107.
  • Vincent, J-L, Su, F. 2008. Physiology and pathophysiology of the vasopressinergic system. Best Practice & Research Clinical Anaesthesiology; 22 (2): 243-52.
  • Holmes, CL, Landry, DW, Granton, JT. 2004. Vasopressin and the cardiovascular system part 2- clinical physiology. Critical Care; 8: 15-23.
  • Currigan, DA et al. 2014. Vasoconstrictor responses to vasopressor agents in human pulmonary and radial arteries. Anesthesiology; 121 (5): 930-36.

Title: Oxygen Delivery
Speaker: Amit Joseph, M.D.
Date: March 03, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Metabolic Effects of Septic Shock
Speaker: Sunita G. Sastry, M.D.
Date: March 02, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Metabolic Theory of Septic Shock. World J of Crit Care Med. 2014 May 4.
  • Surviving Sepsis Campaign: international guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock, 2012. Intensive Care Med. 2013 Feb.

Title: Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis: Periop Management
Speaker: Vicky Yin, M.D.
Date: March 01, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Negative Pressure Pulmonary Edema
Speaker: Sunita G. Sastry, M.D.
Date: February 27, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Predictors of Difficult Mask Ventilation
Speaker: Erin Bushell, M.D.
Date: February 24, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • El-Orbany M, Woehick H. Difficult Mask Ventilation. Anesth Analg 2009,109:1870-80.
  • Kheterpal S, healy D, Aziz M, Shanks AM, Freudlich RE, Linton F, Martin LD, Linton J, Epps JL, Fernandez-Bustamante A, Jameson LC, Tremper T, Tremper KK. Incidence, Predictors, and Outcome of Difficult Mask Ventilation Combined with Difficult Laryngoscopy. Anesthesiology 2013,119:1360-9.

Title: P50 of Hg & Factors Influencing
Speaker: Steve Lipman, M.D.
Date: February 23, 2017
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Title: Diuretics
Speaker: Suma D. Ramzan, M.D.
Date: February 22, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Retrobulbar vs. Peribulbar Blocks
Speaker: Scott Pritzlaff, M.D.
Date: February 21, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Side Effects of Neuraxial Opioids
Speaker: Edward T. Riley, M.D.
Date: February 16, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Morbid Obesity:
Body Composition, Blood Volume, Cardiac Output
Speaker: HJM Lemmens M.D. Ph.D.
Date: February 13, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Airway Anatomy and Innervation
Speaker: Amit Saxena, M.D.
Date: February 07, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Anesthesia for the Patient with Pulmonary Hypertension
A practical approach
Speaker: Adi Marty, MD
Date: February 03, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • http://www.frca.co.uk/SectionContents.aspx?sectionid=177
  • Meyer, Stephanie, Vallerie V. McLaughlin, Hans-Juergen Seyfarth, Todd M. Bull, Carmine D. Vizza, Mardi Gomberg-Maitland, Ioana R. Preston, et al. “Outcomes of Noncardiac, Nonobstetric Surgery in Patients with PAH: An International Prospective Survey.” European Respiratory Journal 41, no. 6 (June 2013): 1302–7. doi:10.1183/09031936.00089212.
  • Pritts, Chad D, and Ronald G Pearl. “Anesthesia for Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension:” Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology 23, no. 3 (June 2010): 411–16. doi:10.1097/ACO.0b013e32833953fb.
  • Forrest, P. “Anaesthesia and Right Ventricular Failure.” Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 37, no. 3 (2009): 370.

Title: Hypertension
Speaker: Larry Chu, MD, MS
Date: February 02, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Survey of cancellation rate of hypertensive patients undergoing anaesthesia and elective surgery. Dix, P., and Howell, S. British Journal of Anaesthesia 86 (6): 789-93 (2001)
  • Preoperative evaluation of patients with coexisting disease. Chapter 34, Miller, 7th Ed.
  • Studies of anesthesia in relation to hypertension. I: Cardiovascular response of treated and untreated patients. Prys-Roberts C, et al. Br. J. Anaesth 1971; 43:122.
  • The dilemma of immediate preoperative hypertension: To treat and operate, or to postpone surgery? Weksler et al., J Clin Anesth 2003; 15: 179-183.
  • Hypertension, hypertensive heart disease and perioperative cardiac risk. Howell et al., Br J. Anesthesia 2003.

Title: Perioperative Management of Pulmonary Aspiration
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: February 01, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Neelakanta G, Chikyarappa A: A review of patients with pulmonary aspiration of gastric contents during anesthesia reported to the Departmental Quality Assurance Committee.  J Clin Anesth  2006; 18:102-107.
  • Hilmi I, Sakai T, Planinsic R, The Incidence and Outcome of Perioperative Pulmonary Aspiration in a University Hospital: A 4 Year Retrospective Analysis. Critical Care and Trauma 2006; 103: 941-947.
  • Landsman, Ira. Cricoid Pressure: Indications and Complications. Pediatric Anesthesia 2004; 14:43-47 T. Engelhardt and N.R. Webster: Pulmonary aspiration of gastric contents in anesthesia.

Title: Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction - Drugs
Speaker: Kristen Telischak, MD
Date: January 31, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Brodsky. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiolgy 13:000-000. 2000
  • Cho et al. BMC Anesthesiology (2017) 17:9
  • Dorrington KL et al. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 273, H1126, 1997
  • Kelly NH et al. Br J Anesth 75: 578, 1995
  • Miller’s Anesthesia
  • Moudgil R et al. J Appl Physiol 98: 390, 2005
  • Reid CW et al Journal of Cardiothoracic Vascular Anesthesia 10: 860. 1996
  • Von Euler and Liljestrand. Acta Physiol Scand 12: 301, 1946
  • www.openanesthesia.org

Title: Bronchial Blockers: Advantages and Hands on Demo
Speaker: Chris Painter, MD
Date: January 25, 2017
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Title: Beach Chair (sitting) position
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: January 19, 2017
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Title: Vaporizer Output (…or, how to earn your lunch break from Dr. Jaffe)
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: January 18, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Hepatic Vascular Supply
Speaker: Amit Joseph, MD
Date: January 17, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Belghiti J et al. (1999). Continuous versus intermittent portal triad clamping for liver resection: A controlled study. Annals of Surgery 229 (3): 369-375.
  • Lautt WW. (1985). Mechanism and role of intrinsic regulation of hepatic arterial blood flow: Hepatic arterial buffer response. American Journal of Physiology 249 (5): G549-G556.
  • Eipel C, Abshagen K, Vollmar B (2010). Regulation of hepatic blood flow: The hepatic arterial buffer response revisited. World Journal of Gastroenterology 16(48): 6046-6057.
  • Pringle Maneuver. Medscape. Retrieved from: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1895599-overview
  • Couillard EK, Gumbs AA, Cherqui D (2010). Vascular clamping in liver surgery: Physiology, indications, and techniques. Annals of Surgical Innovation and Research. Retrieved from: https://asir-journal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1750-1164-4-2
  • Miller’s Anesthesia

Title: Acute Mountain Sickness: Rx
Speaker: Vicky Yin, MD
Date: January 11, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Indications for Plasma Transfusion
Speaker: Anil K. Panigrahi, MD, PhD
Date: January 10, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Koutrouvelis A, Abouleish A, Indrikovs A, Alperin J. Case scenario: emergency reversal of oral anticoagulation. Anesthesiology. 2010 Nov;113(5):1192-7.
  • Robac JD, editor. AABB Technical Manual. 17th edition. Bethesda, MD, USA: AABB; 2011. Chapter 6. Whole blood collection and component processing.
  • ASA Practice Guideline for Perioperative Blood Management, Anesthesiology. 2015 Feb; 122(2):241-75.
  • Silvergleid, AJ. Clinical use of plasma components. In: UpToDate, Post TW (Ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA. (Accessed on January 7, 2017.)
  • Sarode R, Milling TJ Jr, Refaai MA, Mangione A, Schneider A, Durn BL, Goldstein JN. Efficacy and safety of a 4-factor prothrombin complex concentrate in patients on vitamin K antagonists presenting with major bleeding: a randomized, plasma-controlled, phase IIIb study. Circulation. 2013 Sep;128(11):1234-43.
  • Holbrook A, Schulman S, Witt DM, Vandvik PO, Fish J, Kovacs MJ, Svensson PJ, Veenstra DL, Crowther M, Guyatt GH; American College of Chest Physicians. Evidence-based management of anticoagulant therapy: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. Chest, 2012 Feb;141(2 Suppl):e152S-84S.

Title: Bradycardia after Heart Transplant: Rx (and related pearls)
Speaker: Erin Crawford, MD
Date: January 06, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Thajudeen et al. 2012. Arrhythmias after heart transplantation: mechanisms and management. Journal of the American Heart Association; 1 (2): e001461.
  • Ramakrishna et al. 2009. Adult cardiac transplantation: A review of perioperative management Part - I. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia;12:71-78
  • Cheng, DCH, Ong, DD. 1993. Anaesthesia for non-cardiac surgery in heart-transplanted patients. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia; 40 (10): 981-86.
  • DiBiase et al. 1991. Frequency and mechanism of bradycardia in cardiac transplant recipients and need for pacemakers. American Journal of Cardiology; 67: 1385-1389.
  • Openanesthesia.org
  • Miller’s Anesthesia

Title: Test Dosing An Epidural Catheter
Speaker: Edward Riley, MD
Date: January 05, 2017
Powerpoint Slides


Title: ABA Keyword: Double Lumen ETT Placement
Speaker: Phillip Wang, MD
Date: January 03, 2017
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • G B Smith, N P Hirsch, J Ehrenwerth Placement of double-lumen endobronchial tubes. Correlation between clinical impressions and bronchoscopic findings. Br J Anaesth: 1986, 58(11);1317-20
  • C D Boucek, R Landreneau, J A Freeman, D Strollo, N G Bircher A comparison of techniques for placement of double-lumen endobronchial tubes. J Clin Anesth: 1998, 10(7);557-60

Title: Transnasal Humidified Rapid-Insufflation Ventilatory Exchange THRIVE
Speaker: Erin Bushell, MD
Date: December 23, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Frat JP, et al. Oxygen through Nasal Cannula in Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure. N Engl J Med 2015;372:2185-2196
  • Patel A, Nouraei SAR. Transnasal Humidified Rapid-Insufflation Ventilatory Exchange (THRIVE): a physiological method of increasing apnoea time in patients with difficult airways. Anaesthesia 2015;70:323-329
  • Gotera C, Lobato SD, Pinto T, Winck JC. Clinical evidence on high flow oxygen therapy and active humidification in adults. Rev Port Pneumol. 2013;19(5):217-227
  • Badgier S, John M, Fearnley RA, Ahmad I, Optimizing Oxygenation and Intubation Conditions During Awake Fibre-optic Intubations using High Flow Nasal Oxygen Delivery System. BJA. 2015;114(5):629-632
  • Miguel-Montanes R, et al. Use of High Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy to Prevent Desaturation During Tracheal Intubation of Intensive Care Unit Patients with Mild-Moderate Hypoxemia. www.ccmjournal.com 2015;43(3):574-583
  • Rittayamai N, Tscheikina J, Rujiwit P. High flow nasal cannula oxygen versus conventional oxygen therapy after endotracheal extubation: A Randomized Crossover Physiologic Study. Resp Care 2014;59(4):485-490

Title: Ulnar Neuropathy and closed claims database
Speaker: Kristen M. Telischak, MD
Date: December 22, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Bartels RHMA, Verbeek ALM. Risk factors for ulnar nerve compression at the elbow: a case control study. Acta Neurochirurgica. 2007;149(7):669-674. doi:10.1007/s00701-007-1166-5.
  • Cheney FW. The Americal Society of Anesthesiologists Closed Claims Project: what have we learned, how has it affected practice, and how will it affect practice in the future? Anesthesiology 1999; 91:552-6.
  • Mark A. Warner, M.D., Mary E. Warner, M.D., John T. Martin, M.D.; Ulnar Neuropathy: Incidence, Outcome, and Risk Factors in Sedated or Anesthetized Patients. Anesthesiology 1994;81(6):1332-1340.
  • Prielipp RC, Morell RC, Butterworth J. Ulnar nerve injury and perioperative arm positioning. Anesthesiology Clinics North America. 2002 Sep;20(3):589-603.

Title: Magnesium toxicity: Signs
Speaker: Vicky Yin, MD
Date: December 19, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://www-uptodate-com.laneproxy.stanford.edu/contents/preeclampsia-management-and-prognosis?source=search_result&search=preeclampsia%20treatment&selectedTitle=1~150
  • https://www-uptodate-com.laneproxy.stanford.edu/contents/symptoms-of-hypermagnesemia?source=search_result&search=hypermagnesemia&selectedTitle=2~94
  • http://www.openanesthesia.org/magnesium_side_effects/
  • Hall et al. Anesthesia: a comprehensive review, 4th ed. Chapter 8: Obstetric Physiology and Anesthesia

Title: Tumescent Anesthesia
Speaker: Seth Christian, MD
Date: December 15, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Reporting a fatality during tumescent liposuction. Martinez MA, Ballesteros S, Segura LJ, Garcia M. Forensic Sci Int. 2008 June 10; 178(1).
  • Tumescent anesthesia with lidocaine. Ostad A, Kageyama N, Moy RL. Dermatol Surg. 1999; 340:1471.123
  • Liposuction: Anesthesia Challenges. Sood J, Jayaraman L, Sethi N. Indian J Anesth. 2011 May-Jun; 55(3): 220-227

Title: ABA Keyword: Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Speaker: Phillip Wang, MD
Date: December 14, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Schein M, Ivatury R. Intra-abdominal hypertension and the abdominal compartment syndrome. Br J Surg 1998; 85:1027.
  • Vidal MG, Ruiz Weisser J, Gonzalez F, et al. Incidence and clinical effects of intra-abdominal hypertension in critically ill patients. Crit Care Med 2008; 36:1823.

Title: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Speaker: Jessica R. Patterson, MD
Date: December 13, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Essentials of Clinical Anesthesia
  • Lange Clinical Anesthesiology
  • Stoelting's Coexisting Disease
  • Open Anesthesia
  • Up To Date

Title: Serotonin Syndrome
Speaker: Rebecca McGoldrick, MD
Date: December 09, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Hines, R. Marschall, K. Stoelting's Anesthesia and Co-existing Disease. 5th ed. Saunders Elsevier, Oxford, UK. 2008.
  • Serotonin Syndrome. Uptodate.com
  • Wolvetang, et al. Serotonin Syndrome After Methylene Blue Administration During Cardiac Surgery: A Case Report and Review. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 2016-08-01, Volume 30, Issue 4, Pages 1042-1045
  • Greenier, et al. Serotonin Syndrome: Fentanyl and Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Interactions. AANA Journal. October 2014 Vol. 82, No. 5

Title: Coronaries
Speaker: Amit Joseph, MD
Date: December 08, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: ABG’s in Pregnancy
Speaker: Mary Yurashevich, MD
Date: December 06, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • OpenAnesthesia Keyword
  • Morgan & Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology/ edited by John F. Butterworth et al. 5th edition. McGraw Hill.
  • Faust’s Anesthesiology Review/ edited by Michael J. Murray et al. 5th edition. Elsevier Saunders.

Title: Non-Obstetric Surgery in the Pregnant Patient
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: November 30, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Stanford guidelines for non-obstetric surgery during pregnancy
  • Reitman E and Flood P. Anaesthetic considerations for non-obstetric surgery during pregnancy. British Journal of Anaesthesia 2011;107(S1):i72-i78.
  • Question source: Connelly NR and Silverman DG, eds. Review of Clinical Anesthesia (4ed). Philadelphia; Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2006.

Title: Opioid Pharmacology
Speaker: David Drover, MD
Date: November 23, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: MH Perioperative Management
Speaker: Roya Saffary, MD
Date: November 22, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • MHAUS. http://www.mhaus.org/healthcare-professionals/professional-development/presentations/mh-syndrome [accessed 11/15/16]
  • Faust R. Anesthesiology Review. 2002.

Title: Renal Failure: Opioids
Speaker: Erin Crawford, MD
Date: November 21, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Dean, M. Opioids in Renal Failure and Dialysis Patients. J Pain Symptom Manage 2004; 28: 497-504.
  • Angst, MS, Buhrer, M, Lotsch, J. Insidious intoxication after morphine treatment in renal failure: delayed onset of morphine-6-glucuronide action. Anesthesiology 2000; 92: 1473-6.
  • Barash. Clinical Anesthesia, 7th ed.
  • Morgan & Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology, 5th ed.

Title: Febrile Transfusion Reactions
Speaker: Anil K. Panigrahi, MD, PhD
Date: November 18, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Hemovigilance Module Surveillance Protocol. http://www.cdc.gov/nhsn/pdfs/biovigilance/bv-hv-protocol-current.pdf
  • Chaffin, DJ. Transfusion Reactions. www.bbguy.org/pdf/2012_11_TX_RXNs.pdf
  • Heddle NM. Pathophysiology of febrile nonhemolytic transfusion reactions. Curr Opin Hematol. 1999 Nov;6(6):420-6.
  • King KE, Shirey RS, Thoman SK, Bensen-Kennedy D, Tanz WS, Ness PM. Universal leukoreduction decreases the incidence of febrile nonhemolytic transfusion reactions to RBCs. Transfusion. 2004 Jan;44(1):25-9.

Title: Misadventures in the Cath Lab
Speaker: Suma D. Ramzan, MD (Special thanks to Wendy Ma & Sandra Sacks)
Date: November 16, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Nicholson W, Nicholson WJ, Tolerico P, Taylor B, Solomon S, Schryver T, et al. Arch Intern Med 2010 Nov 8;170(20):1827-31.
  • DeRubertis B. Endovascular Today. Nov 2012; 69-73.
  • Iliescu B, Haskal ZJ. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2012;35(4):741-750.
  • Shah K, O’Neill M, Vakharia A, Baker R, Salsamendi J, Narayanan G. Vascular Disease Management 2015;12(1):E10-E16.
  • Dinglasan LA,Oh JC, Schmitt JE, Trerotola SO, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Stavropoulos SW. Radiology 2013 Jan;266(1):347-54.
  • Shennib H, Bowles B, Hickle K. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 20149:183.
  • Bodson L, Bouferrache K, Vieillard-Baron A. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2011 Oct;17(5):416-24.
  • Little W, Freeman G. Circulation 2006; 113: 1622-1632.
  • Odor P, Bailey A. Anaesthesia Tutorial of the Week. March 2013: 1-10.

Title: Postoperative Oliguria and Kidney Injury
Speaker: Natalya Hasan-Hill, MD
Date: November 14, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Errors in Anesthesia
Speaker: Samuel H. Wald, M.D., M.B.A.
Date: November 10, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Uterine Relaxation Techniques
Speaker: Edward Riley, MD
Date: November 09, 2016
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Title: Uterine Relaxation Techniques
Speaker: Edward Riley, MD
Date: November 09, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Harnett, M. J., and S. Segal. "Presence of Placental Tissue Is Necessary for Tng to Provide Uterine Relaxation." Anesth Analg 91, no. 4 (Oct 2000): 1043-4.
  • Pullen, K. M., E. T. Riley, S. A. Waller, L. Taylor, A. B. Caughey, M. L. Druzin, and Y. Y. El-Sayed. "Randomized Comparison of Intravenous Terbutaline Vs Nitroglycerin for Acute Intrapartum Fetal Resuscitation." Am J Obstet Gynecol 197, no. 4 (Oct 2007): 414 e1-6.
  • Riley, E. T., B. Flanagan, S. E. Cohen, and U. Chitkarat. "Intravenous Nitroglycerin: A Potent Uterine Relaxant for Emergency Obstetric Procedures. Review of Literature and Report of Three Cases." Int J Obstet Anesth 5, no. 4 (Oct 1996): 264-8.
  • Yoo, K. Y., J. C. Lee, M. H. Yoon, M. H. Shin, S. J. Kim, Y. H. Kim, T. B. Song, and J. Lee. "The Effects of Volatile Anesthetics on Spontaneous Contractility of Isolated Human Pregnant Uterine Muscle: A Comparison among Sevoflurane, Desflurane, Isoflurane, and Halothane." Anesth Analg 103, no. 2 (Aug 2006): 443-7, table of contents.

Title: Complications from Tumescent Anesthesia
Speaker: Vicky Yin, MD
Date: November 07, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • http://www.openanesthesia.org/tumescent_anesthesia_cx/
  • Grazer FM1, de Jong RH. Fatal outcomes from liposuction: census survey of cosmetic surgeons. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2000 Jan;105(1):436-46; discussion 447-8.
  • http://www.ebmconsult.com/articles/medications-inhibitors-cyp3a4-enzyme

Title: Lumbar Sympathetic Block
Speaker: Xiang Qian, MD, PhD
Date: November 01, 2016
PDF Slides


Title: Obturator Nerve Anatomy
Speaker: Jean-Louis Horn, MD
Date: October 31, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Feigl GC, Ulz H, Pixner T, Dolcet C, Likar R, Sandner-Kiesling A. Anatomical investigation of a new vertical obturator nerve block technique. Ann Anat 2013;195:82-7.
  • Manassero A, Bossolasco M, Ugues S, Palmisano S, De Bonis U, Coletta G. Ultrasound-guided obturator nerve block: interfascial injection versus a neurostimulation-assisted technique. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2012;37:67-71.
  • Paraskeuopoulos T, Saranteas T. Ultrasound-guided obturator nerve block: the importance of the medial circumflex femoral vessels. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2012;37:565-6.
  • Taha AM. Ultrasound-Guided Obturator Nerve Block: A Proximal Interfascial Technique. Anesth Analg 2012;114:236-9.
  • Lee SH, Jeong CW, Lee HJ, Yoon MH, Kim WM. Ultrasound guided obturator nerve block: a single interfascial injection technique. J Anesth 2011;25:923-6.
  • Snaith R, Dolan J. Ultrasound-guided interfascial injection for peripheral obturator nerve block in the thigh. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2010;35:314-5.
  • Akkaya T, Ozturk E, Comert A, Ates Y, Gumus H, Ozturk H, Tekdemir, Elhan A. Ultrasound-Guided Obturator Nerve Block: A Sonoanatomic Study of a New Methodologic Approach. Anesth Analg 2009;108:1037-41.
  • Fujiwara Y, Sato Y, Kitayama M, Shibata Y, Komatsu T, Hirota K. Obturator Nerve Block: From Anatomy to Ultrasound Guidance. Anesth Analg 2008;106:350-1.
  • Saranteas T, Paraskeuopoulos T, Alevizou A, Kouskouri A, Zogojiannis J, Anagnostopoulou S, Chantzi C. Identification of the obturator nerve divisions and subdivisions in the inguinal region: a study with ultrasound. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 2007;51:1404-1406.
  • Fujiwara Y, Sato Y, Kitayama M, Shibata Y, Komatsu T, Hirota K. Obturator nerve block using ultrasound guidance. Anesth Analg 2007;105:888-889.
  • Helayel P E, da Conceicao D B, Pavei P, Knaesel J A, Oliveira Filho G R. Ultrasound-guided obturator nerve block: a preliminary report of a case series. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2007;32:221-226.
  • Soong J, Schafhalter-Zoppoth I, Gray A T. Sonographic imaging of the obturator nerve for regional block. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2007;32:146-151.

Title: Transient Neurologic Symptoms
Speaker: Ryan Derby, MD
Date: October 28, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Pollock J. Transient Neurologic Symptoms: Etiology, Risk Factors, and Management. RAPM, vol 27 no 6, 2002: 581-586.
  • Zaric D, Pace NL. Transient neurologic symptoms (TNS) following spinal anaesthesia with lidocaine versus other local anaesthetics. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 2. Art No.: CD003006.. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003006.pub3.

Title: Emergence Delirium in CHildren
Speaker: Rita Agarwal, MD
Date: October 27, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Emergence agitation in children: risk factors, prevention, and treatment. Kanaya A. J Anesth. 2016 Apr;30(2):261-7. doi: 10.1007/s00540-015-2098-5.
  • Effects of Fentanyl on Emergence Agitation in Children under Sevoflurane Anesthesia: Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Shi F, Xiao Y, Xiong W, Zhou Q, Yang P, Huang X.PLoS One. 2015 Aug 14;10(8):e0135244. doi: 10.137
  • Does a prophylactic dose of propofol reduce emergence agitation in children receiving anesthesia? A systematic review and meta-analysis. van Hoff SL, O'Neill ES, Cohen LC, Collins BA.Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Jul;25(7):668-76.

Title: Prehospital airway management: implications for the anesthesiologist
Speaker: Amit Saxena, MD
Date: October 26, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Jacobs P E, Grabinsky A. Advances in prehospital airway management. Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 2014;4:57-64
  • Wang HE, Mann NC, Mears G, Jacobson K, Yealy D. Out-of-hospital airway management in the United States. Resuscitation. 2011;82:378–85.
  • Freund Y, Duchateau F-X, Devaud M-L, Ricard-Hibon A, Juvin P, Mantz J. Factors associated with difficult intubation in prehospital emergency medicine. European Journal of Emergency Medicine.2012;19(5):304–308
  • Klein L, Paetow G, Kornas R, Reardon R. Technique for exchanging the King Laryngeal Tube for an endotracheal tube. Acad Emerg Med 2016; 23: e2

Title: Pharmacology and Obesity
Speaker: HJM Lemmens, MD, PhD
Date: October 24, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: TEE Views – Perfusion Distribution
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: October 21, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Post-Dural Puncture Headache: Risks
Speaker: Andrea J. Traynor, MD
Date: October 20, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Oswald AL. Postdural Puncture Headache. In: Shnider and Levinson’s Anesthesia for Obstetrics, 5th Ed. Suresh MS, Segal BS, Preston RL, Fernando R, Mason CL, Eds. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2013.

Title: Spinal Anesthesia Contraindications
Speaker: Roya Saffary, MD
Date: October 19, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • NYSORA. http://www.nysora.com/techniques/neuraxial-and-perineuraxial-techniques/landmark-based/3423-spinal-anesthesia.html. [accessed 10/14/16]
  • Barash et al. Clinical Anesthesia. 7th edition. Chapter 34

Title: Use of Point-of-Care Coagulation Testing: Blood Management in Obstetrics
Speaker: Alexander Butwick MBBS, FRCA, MS
Date: October 18, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Physiologic Effects of ECT
Speaker: Sunita G. Sastry, MD
Date: October 17, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Single Ventricle Physiology
Speaker: Amit Joseph, MD
Date: October 14, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Jolley M, Colan SD, Rhodes J, DiNardo J. Fontan physiology revisited. Anesthesia and Analgesia (2015); 121(1): 172-182.
  • Eagle SS, Daves SM. The adult with fontan physiology: Systematic approach to perioperative management for noncardiac surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia (2011); 25(2): 320-334.
  • Bailey PD, Jobes DR. The fontan patient. Anesthesiology Clinics. (2009); 27: 285-300.
  • McRae ME. Long-term issues after the Fontan procedure. AACN Advanced Critical Care 2013;24(3):264-282.
  • Jonas RA. Comprehensive Surgical Management of Congenital Heart Disease. (2004). Hotter Education: London.

Title: ABG – Pulmonary Embolism
Speaker: Brice Gaudilliere, MD
Date: October 12, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Cardiac Surface Anatomy - Cardiac Cycle ECG
Speaker: Eric R. Gross MD, PhD
Date: October 10, 2016
PDF Slides


Title: Keyword: Laparoscopy: Physiologic Changes
Speaker: Amit T. Joseph, MD
Date: October 06, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Demyttenaere S, Feldman LS, Fried GM. Effect of pneumoperitoneum on renal perfusion and function: a systematic review. Surg Endosc. 2007 Feb;21(2):152-60. Epub 2006 Dec 9. Review.
  • Joris JL. Chapter 68: Anesthesia for laparoscopic surgery. Miller’s Anesthesia (7th ed). 2010
  • O’Malley C, Cunningham A. Physiology changes during laparoscopy. Anesthesiol Clin North Am. 2001;19:1-19.
  • Perrin M, Fletcher A. Laparoscopic abdominal surgery. BJA: CEACCP. 2004; 4(4): 107-110.
  • Safran DB, Orlando R. Physiologic effects of pneumoperitoneum. 3rd Am J Surg. 1994 Feb; 167(2): 281-6.
  • Tanaka PP, Nguyen JH. Anesthesia for laparoscopic surgery. Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons

Title: ASA Keyword: Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve
Speaker: Meredith Kan, MD
Date: October 04, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Hui G and Peng P. Meralgia Paresthetica: What an Anesthesiologist Needs to Know. RAPM. March-April 2011.
  • Aszmann OC, Dellon ES, Dellon AL. Anatomical Course of the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve and its Susceptibility to Compression and Injury. Plast Recontr Surg. 1997. 100:600-604.
  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • USRA.ca
  • NYSORA.com

Title: Amphetamine use and anesthesia
Speaker: Kristen M Telischak, MD
Date: October 03, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Berman et al. Mol. Psychiatriatry. 2009 Feb. 12(2):123-142.
  • Stoelting et al. Anesthesia and co-existing disease. Third edition, p. 532.
  • Johnston RR, et al. Alteration of anesthetic requirements by amphetamine. Anesthesiology 1972; 36:357-63.

Title: Contraindications to Neuraxial Anesthesia
Speaker: Seth Christian, MD
Date: September 30, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Stoelting, RK and Miller, RD. Basics of Anesthesia. 6th Ed. Philadelphia, Churchill Livingstone. 2007.
  • Urman, RD and Ehrenfeld, JM. Pocket Anesthesia. 2rd Ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012.
  • Anticoagulation 3rd Edition. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine: January/February 2010 – Vol 35 – Issue 1 – pp 64-101.

Title: Transfusion: Indications for Type O RhD-Negative Blood
Speaker: Anil Panigrahi, MD, PhD
Date: September 28, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Drummond, JC, Petrovitch, CT, Lane, TA. (2009). Hemostasis and Transfusion Medicine In PG, Barash (Ed.), Clinical Anesthesia (pp. 369-410). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins.
  • Epps JE, Craft RM. Faust's Anesthesiology Review, 4th ed. St. Louis: W.B.Saunders Company; c2014. Chapter 101, Type, screen and crossmatch of red blood cells; p. 230-231.
  • Dutton RP, Shih D, Edelman BB, Hess J, Scalea TM. Safety of uncrossmatched type-O red cells for resuscitation from hemorrhagic shock. J Trauma. 2005 Dec;59(6):1445-9.
  • Boctor FN, Ali NM, Mohandas K, Uehlinger J. Absence of D- alloimmunization in AIDS patients receiving D-mismatched RBCs. Transfusion. 2003 Feb;43(2):173-6.
  • Casanueva M1, Valdes MD, Ribera MC. Lack of alloimmunization to D antigen in D-negative immunosuppressed liver transplant recipients. Transfusion. 1994 Jul;34(7):570-2.
  • Yazer MH, Triulzi DJ. Detection of anti-D in D– recipients transfused with D+ red blood cells. Transfusion. 2007 Dec;47(12):2197-201.

Title: Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: September 27, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Continuous SvO2: Monitoring Theory and Applications by Edwards Lifesciences LLC
  • Monitoring Blood Flow, Oxygenation, and Acid-Base Status by Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Understanding continousSVO2 with Swan Ganz oximetry TD system by Edward Lifesciences
  • Open Anesthesiology
  • Oxygen supply – demand balance: a monitoring challenge; Tanczos K,Molnar Z: Best practice&Research clinical anesthesiology 27(2013) 201-207.
  • Ether Stanford Anesthesia

Title: Obesity: Lung Volumes
Speaker: Erin Crawford, MD
Date: September 22, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Jones, RL, Nzekwu, MM. The effects of body mass index on lung volumes. Chest 2006; 130: 827-833.
  • Pelosi et al. The effects of body mass on lung volumes, respiratory mechanics, and gas exchange during general anesthesia. Anesth Analg 1998; 87: 654-660.
  • Salome et al. Physiology of obesity and effects on lung function. J Appl Phsiol 2010; 108: 206-211.
  • Schumann, R. Pulmonary physiology of the morbidly obese and the effects of anesthesia. Int Anes Clin 2013; 51: 41-51.
  • Porhomayon, J et al. Alteration in respiratory physiology in obesity for anesthesia-critical care physician. HRS Proc Intensive Care and Cardiovasc Anes 2011; 3: 109-118.

Title: ABA Keyword: Drowning
Speaker: Phillip Wang, MD
Date: September 21, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Szpilman D, Bierens JJ, Handley AJ, Orlowski JP. Drowning. N Engl J Med. 2012 May 31;366(22):2102-10.
  • ACLS Drowing Resource: https://acls.com/free-resources/miscellaneous/drowning
  • Watson RS, Cummings P. Cervical spine injuries among submersion victims. Trauma 2001 Oct;51 (4): 658-62.
  • Lyster T. The safe use of automated external defibrillators in a wet environment. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2003 Jul-Sep;7(3):307-11.

Title: Transsphenoidal Surgery: Diabetes Insipidus Diagnosis and Therapy
Speaker: Tim Angelotti, MD, PhD
Date: September 20, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Loh JH and Verbalis JG. Diabetes insipidus as a complication after pituitary surgery. Nature Clin Pract Endocrinol and Metab. 2007;3:489-494.
  • Berker M et. al. Complications of endoscopic surgery of the pituitary adenomas: analysis of 570 patients and review of the literature. Pituitary 2012;15:288-300.
  • Predictors of diabetes insipidus after transsphenoidal surgery: a review 881 patients. J Neurosurg. 2005;103:448-454.
  • Mehta GU and Lonser RR. Management of hormone-secreting pituitary adenomas. Neuro-Oncology. 2016;0:1-12.
  • Sterns RH. Disorders of plasma sodium – Causes, consequences, and correction. NEJM 2015;372;55-65.
  • Knepper MA et. al. Molecular physiology of water balance. NEJM 2015;372:1349-58.
  • Klibanski A. Prolactinomas. NEJM. 2010;362:1219-26.

Title: Laser ETTs: Tips and Tricks to Make Them Work
Speaker: Vladimir Nekhendzy, MD
Date: September 16, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Burns
Speaker: Naola Austin, MD
Date: September 15, 2016
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Chung KK, Lundy JB, Matson JR, et al. Continuous veno-venous hemofiltration in severely burned patients with acute kidney injury: A cohort study. Crit Care. 2009;13:R62.
  • Klein MB, Edwards JA, Kramer CB, et al. The beneficial effects of plasma exchange after severe burn injury. J Burn Care Res. 2009;30:243-248.
  • Baral L, Kowal-Vern A, Yogore M, et al. Transfusions in burn patients with/without comorbidities. J Burn Care Res. 2009;30:268-273.
  • Talon MD, Woodson LC, Sherwood ER, et al. Intranasal dexmedetomidine premedication is comparable with midazolam in burn children undergoing reconstructive surgery. J Burn Care Res. 2009;30:599-605.
  • Saffle JR. The phenomenon of "fluid creep" in acute burn resuscitation. J Burn Care Res. 2007;28(3):382-395.
  • Latenser BA. Critical care of the burn patient: The first 48 hours. Crit Care Med. 2009;37(10): 2819-2826.
  • Oda J, Kasai K, Noborio M, et al. Hypothermia during burn surgery and postoperative acute lung injury in extensively burned patients. J Trauma. 2009;66:1525-1529.
  • Pidcoke HF, Salinas J, Wanek SM, et al. Glucose variability is associated with high mortality after severe burn. J Trauma. 2009;67:990-995.
  • Smailes ST, Martin RV, Mcvicar AJ. The incidence and outcome of extubation failure in burn intensive care patients. J Burn Care Res. 2009; 30(3):393-394.
  • Mourot JM, Oliveira HM, Woodson LC, et al. Complications of femoral artery catheterization in pediatric burn patients. J Burn Care Res. 2009; 30:432-436.

Title: Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Speaker: Alex Macario, MD
Date: September 14, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: ABA Keyword: ASA Time Units
Speaker: Eric Sun, MD, PhD
Date: September 13, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Perioperative MI: Risk Factors
Speaker: Rebecca McGoldrick, MD
Date: September 12, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • http://www.riskcalculator.facs.org
  • http://www.surgicalriskcalculator.com/miorcardiacarrest
  • Fleisher  L.A., Fleischmann  K.E., Auerbach  A.D., et al; 2014 ACC/AHA guideline on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and management of patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol. ; 2014.
  • Hall,B. Chantigian, R. Anesthesia: A Comprehensive Review 4th ed. 2010.
  • “Evaluation of cardiac risk prior to noncardiac surgery” Uptodate.com
  • Yao, F. Yao & Artusio’s Anesthesiology: Problem oriented patient management. 6th ed. 2008.

Title: CXR: Central Line Position
Speaker: Victoria Yin, MD
Date: September 09, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Venous Air Embolism 2016
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: September 07, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Gordy. Vascular air embolism. International Journal of Critical Illness and Injury Science [2229-5151] 2013. Vol 3 Issue 1 pg. 73-76.
  • Mirski et al. Diagnosis and treatment of vascular air embolism. Anesthesiology: 2007, 106(1); 164-77.

Title: Neuromuscular Blockade Reversal
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: September 06, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Goldhill, Anaesthesia 1989; 44: 293-9.
  • Debaene, Anesthesiology 2003; 98: 1042-8.
  • Naguib, Anes Analg 2010; 110: 110-19.
  • Baraka, Br J Anaesth 1978; 50: 1075-77.
  • Todd, Anes Analg 2014; 119: 323-31.

Title: Dibucaine Number and Succinylcholine Apnea
Speaker: Jessica R. Patterson, MD
Date: August 31, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Kalow, W; Genest, K (1957). "A method for the detection of atypical forms of human serum cholinesterase." Can J Biochem.
  • Faust, R. Anesthesiology Review. pp135-138.
  • 2012 ASA ACE exams

Title: URIs and Airway Reactivity
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: August 30, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • http://www.openanesthesia.org/uri-airway-reactivity/
  • Describes methods to test airway reactivity: Dicpinigaitis PV. Effect of viral upper respiratory tract infection on cough reflex sensitivity. J Thoracic Dis 2014;6(S7):S708-S711.
  • Good concise review: Serafini G, Cavalloro F, Mori A, Rossi C, Tagliaferri C. Upper respiratory tract infections and pediatric anesthesia. Minerva Anestesiol. 2003 May;69(5):457-9.
  • Slightly different algorithm for ENT: Shemesh S, Tamir S, Goldfarb A, Ezri T, Roth Y. To proceed or not to proceed: ENT surgery in paediatric patients with acute upper respiratory tract infection. J Laryngol Otol 2016 Jul 25:1-5.

Title: Optic Nerve Injury
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Speaker: Sunita G. Sastry, MD
Date: August 29, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Laryngoscopic View
Grading Systems
Speaker: Erin Bushell, MD
Date: August 16, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Cormack, RS, Lehane, J. Difficult tracheal intubation in obstetrics. Anaesthesia 1984;39:1105-11.
  • Yentis, SM, Lee DJH. Evaluation of an improved scoring system for the grading of direct laryngoscopy. Anaesthesia 1998;53:1041-44.
  • Cook, TM. A grading system for direct laryngoscopy. Anaesthesia 1999;54:496-7.
  • Ochroch, EA et al. Assessment of laryngeal view: Percentage of glottic opening score vs. Cormack and Lehane grading. Can J Anesth 1999;46:987-990.
  • Krage, R, et al. Cormack-Lehane classification revisited. BJA 2010;105(2):220-7.
  • Loh, LKD, Kong, CF, Ip-Yam, PC. The Modified Cormack-Lehane score for the grading of direct laryngoscopy: Evaluation in the asian population. Anaesth Intesive Care 2002;30:48-51.
  • Hussain, KZ, Azarbakht, Z. A revision of the Coramck and Lehane grading system with special consideration to grade II laryngoscopic view. Tehran Univ Med J 2007;65(9):26-30.

Title: ASA Levels of Sedation
Speaker: Roya Saffary, MD
Date: August 09, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists. Continuum of Depth of Sedation/Analgesia. Accessed 8/1/16 [http://www.asahq.org/search?q=depth%20of%20sedation]
  • ASA. Practice Guidelines for Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists. Anesthesiology. 2002, 96:1004-17.

Title: Electrical Safety in the OR
What you are (probably) not checking
Speaker: Jerry Ingrande, MD, MS
Date: August 08, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Uptake of Volatile Anesthetics
Speaker: AG Doufas, MD
Date: August 05, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Carotid Endarterectomy
Keyword: CEA-ischemia monitoring
Speaker: Marianne Chen, MD
Date: August 04, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Anesthetic Uptake: Right to left Shunt
Speaker: Chris Painter, MD
Date: August 03, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Succinylcholine: Normal K+ Increase
Speaker: Kristen M. Telischak, MD
Date: August 01, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Barash, PG. (2009) Clinical Anesthesiology, Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Gronert, GA. Cardiac Arrest after Succinylcholine. Anesthesiology 2001; 94:523-9.
  • Martyn JA et al. Succinylcholine-induced Hyperkalemia in Acquired Pathologic States. Anesthesiology 2006; 104(1): 158-169.
  • Martyn JA et al. Up-and-down regulation of skeletal muscle acetylcholine receptors. Anesthesiology 1992; 76: 822-843.
  • Miller, RD. Miller's Anesthesia. 8th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.
  • Stevens RD. Neuromuscular Disorders and Anesthesia. Current Opinions in Anesthesiology 2001; 14:693-698.
  • Yao. (2013) Yao and Artusio’s Anesthesiology, Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Title: Celiac Plexus Blockade
Speaker: Scott Pritzlaff, MD
Date: June 30, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://selfstudyplus.openanesthesia.org/kw/entry/13404
  • Carroll I. Celiac plexus block for visceral pain. Current Science Inc Current Pain and Headache Reports. 2006;10:20–5.
  • Eisenberg E, Carr DB, Chalmers TC. Neurolytic Celiac Plexus Block for Treatment of Cancer Pain. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 1995;80:290–5.

Title: Anaphylaxis
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: June 28, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia 7th Edition access on Expert Consult, Chapter 35: Anesthetic Implications of Concurrent Diseases “Anaphylaxis, AnaphylactoidResponses, and Allergic Disorders Other Than Those Related to Lung Diseases and Asthma” pp 1110-1111.
  • Sampson HA, Munoz-Furlong A, Campbell RL, et al. Second symposium on the definition and management of anaphylaxis: Summary report Second National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease/Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis network symposium. J. Allergy Clin Immunol 2006;117:391-7.
  • Goldhaber-Fiebert, Sara, and Loreta Grecu. "Postoperative ST-segment elevation: was vasospasm caused by anaphylaxis or by its treatment with epinephrine?." Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 97, no. 4 (2006): 449-453.
  • Payne, V., and P. C. A. Kam. "Mast cell tryptase: a review of its physiology and clinical significance." Anaesthesia 59, no. 7 (2004): 695-703.

Title: Conflict Resolution
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD
Date: June 26, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Conflict and Conflict Management” by Kenneth Thomas in The Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology, edited by Marvin Dunnette (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1976).
  • Corvette BAB. Conflict Management 2007 Chapter 3
  • Katz JD. Conflict and its resolution in the operating room. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 2007;19: 152-8.
  • Burns JP, Mello MM, Studdert DM, et al. Results of a clinical trial on care improvement for the critically ill. Crit Care Med 2003;31: 2107- 17.
  • Breen CM, Abernethy AP, Abbott KH, Tulsky JA. Conflict associated with decisions to limit life-sustaining treatment in intensive care units. J Gen Intern Med 2001; 16:283- 9.
  • 4-Word-Build: A Conflict Resolution and Teamwork Exercise, Communication and Conflict Website www.communicationandconflict.com
  • Fisher and Ury. Getting to Yes, 3rd ed. 2011, Random House, Part II (pg.15-81).

Title: PDPH Risk (in pregnancy)
Speaker: Alexander Butwick MBBS, FRCA, MS
Date: June 13, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: HIV Treatment and Anesthetic Drug Interactions
Speaker: Rebecca McGoldrick, MD
Date: June 10, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Hines RL, Marschall KE. Stoelting’s Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease, 6th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier-Saunders; 2012.
  • Bajwa SJ, Kulshrestha A. The potential anesthetic threats, challenges and intensive care considerations in patients with HIV infection. J Pharm Bioallied Sci 2013;5:10-6. 

Title: Board Style Question from ABA’s MOCA minute program
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: June 08, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Double-Lumen Tube Malposition
Speaker: Jessica R. Patterson, MD
Date: May 27, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Delayed Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions and The Role of Minor Antigens
Speaker: Cliff Schmiesing, MD
Date: May 18, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Physiologic Effects of Hypothermia
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: May 10, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Femoral Nerve: Anatomy
Speaker: Leeanne Park, PGY-1
Date: May 09, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Hadzic, Admir, et al, ed. Hadzic's Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Anatomy for Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw Hill, 2012. Print.
  • Kaye, Alan David, et al, ed. Essentials of Regional Anesthesia. New York: Spring Science Business Media, LLC, 2012. Print.
  • Mulroy, Michael F., ed. A Practical Approach to Regional Anesthesia. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2009. Print.
  • Chan, EY, and M. Fransen, et al. "Femoral Nerve Blocks for Acute Postoperative Pain after Knee Replacement Surgery." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2014): 1-35.
  • Paul JE, Arya A, et al. “Femoral nerve block improves analgesia outcomes after total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.” Anesthesiology (2010) 113(5):1144-62.
  • NYSORA.com

Title: Carcinoid Syndrome
Speaker: Amit Saxena, MD
Date: May 03, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Thyroidectomy: Complications and Anesthetic Considerations
Speaker: Erin Bushell, MD
Date: May 02, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Farling PA. Thyroid Disease. Br J Anaesth 2000; 85:15-28.
  • Hassan-Smith ZK, Gopinath P, Mihaimeed. A UK-Wide Survey of Life-Threatening Thyroidectomy Complications. J Thyroid Res. 2011; 2011: 329620
  • Yao, F. F., & Artusio, J. F. (2003). Yao & Artusio's anesthesiology: Problem-oriented patient management (5th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 589-90.

Title: Myasthenia Gravis: Risk for Postoperative Ventilation
Speaker: Jessica R. Patterson, MD
Date: April 28, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Leventhal SR, Orkin FK, Hirsh RA. Prediction of the need for postoperative mechanical ventilation in myasthenia gravis. Anesthesiology 1980; 53:26.
  • Kveraga R, Pawlowski J. Anesthesia for the patient with myasthenia gravis. UpToDate Jan 2016.
  • Hines RL, Marschall KE. Stoelting’s Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease. 5th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone; 2008:450-454.

Title: Board Style Question from ABA’s MOCA minute program
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: April 27, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: TURP Syndrome
Speaker: Rebecca McGoldrick, MD
Date: April 13, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Yao, F. Yao and Artusio’s Anesthesiology: Problem Oriented Patient Management, 6th ed. NY. 2008. 797-821.
  • “Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) Syndrome: A Review of the Pathophysiology and Management” Gravenstein, D. MD Anesthesia & Analgesia. Issue: Volume 84(2), February 1997, pp 438-446.
  • Faust, R. Anesthesiology Review, 3rd ed. 2002. 529-530.

Title: Transsphenoidal Hypophysectomy
Speaker: Erin Bushell, MD
Date: April 08, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Nemurgut EC, Dumont AS, Barry UT, Laws ER. Perioperative Management of Patients Undergoing Transsphenoidal Pituitary Surgery. Anesth Anal 2005;101:1170-81
  • Loh JA, Verbalis JG. Diabetes Insipidus as a Complications after Pituitary Surgery. Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 2007;3(6)489-494

Title: Myotonic Dystrophy
Speaker: Scott Pritzlaff, MD
Date: April 05, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Feedback Tool for Anesthesia Residents
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD PhD MACM
Date: April 04, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Anticoagulation and Neuraxial Techniques
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Butwick F.R.C.A.,
Date: March 30, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Basic TEE: Perfusion Distribution and Recognizing Pericardial Tamponade
Speaker: Sandra Sacks, MD
Date: March 17, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Propofol Infusion Syndrome
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: March 09, 2016
Powerpoint Slides


Title: Stellate Ganglion Block: Effects & Complications
Speaker: Jordan L. Newmark, M.D.
Date: Febuary, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Neal JM, Rathmell JP: Complications in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2nd Ed. 2013.
  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Youtube.com

Title: Methadone: Treatment Management and Side Effects
Speaker: Scott Pritzlaff, MD
Date: February 24, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Fredheim OM, Moksnes K, Borchgrevink PC, Kaasa S, Dale O. Clinical pharmacology of methadone for pain. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2008;52(7):879-89.
  • ME Lynch. A review of the use of methadone for the treatment of chronic noncancer pain. Pain Res Manage 2005;10(3):133-44.
  • Chen A, Ashburn MA. Cardiac Effects of Opioid Therapy. Pain Med. 2015;16 Suppl 1:S27-31.

Title: Pulmonary Hypertension Review
Speaker: Naola Austin, MD
Date: February 15, 2016
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Fischer LG, Van Aken H, Burkle H. Management of Pulmonary Hypertension: Physiological and Pharmacological Considerations for Anesthesiologists. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2003;96:1603-16.
  • Blaise G, Langleben D, Hubert B. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Pathophysiology and Anesthetic Approach. Anesthesiology. 2003;99(6):1415-32.
  • Farber H, Loscalzo J. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2004;351(16):1655-65.
  • Barash PG, Cullen BF, Stoelting RK. Clinical Anesthesia. Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wiklins. 2009.N
  • M. M. Hoeper. The new definition of pulmonary hypertension. European Respiratory Journal Oct 2009, 34 (4) 790-791;
  • G. Kovacs, A. Berghold, S. Scheidl, H. Olschewski. Pulmonary arterial pressure during rest and exercise in healthy subjects: a systematic review. European Respiratory Journal Oct 2009, 34 (4) 888-894;

Title: Venous Air Embolism (VAE)
Speaker: A.G. Doufas, MD
Date: February 02, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Esophageal Sphincter Tone and Anesthetic Drugs
Speaker: Amit Saxena, MD
Date: January 13, 2016
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • B R Cotton, G Smith The lower oesophageal sphincter and anaesthesia. Br J Anaesth: 1984, 56(1);37-46
  • Radu Tutuian, Clinical Lead Outpatient Services and Gastrointestinal Function Laboratory Adverse effects of drugs on the esophagus. Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol: 2010, 24(2);91-7
  • http://www.openanesthesia.org/esoph_sphincter_tone_anes_drugs/

Title: Preeclampsia - Placental Effects and Lab Abnormalities
Speaker: Anjum Anwar, MD
Date: January 11, 2016
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Management of pre-eclampsia: issues for anesthetists A. T. Dennis, Anaesthesia 2012, 67, 1009–1020.
  • Alteration of homocysteine catabolism in preeclampsia, HELLP syndrome and placental insufficiency. Clin Chem Lab Med. 2004;42(10): 1109-16.
  • Pathophysiology of placentation abnormalities in pregnancy-induced hypertension. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008 Dec; 4(6): 1301–1313.

Title: Aortic Stenosis
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: January 05, 2016
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller, RD et al. Miller's Anesthesia, 7th edition, Churchill Livingstone. 2009
  • Kaplan, JA et al. Essentials of Cardiac Anesthesia, 1st edition, Saunders. 2008
  • Kertai. AS. An underestimated Risk Factor for Perioperative Complications Non-Cardiac Surgery. Amer J Med 2004, 116:8-13.
  • Robert H Thiele, Edward C Nemergut, Carl Lynch. The clinical implications of isolated alpha(1) adrenergic stimulation. Anesth. Analg.: 2011, 113(2);297-304

Title: Positioning Problems
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: December 22, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Warner MA. Patient Positioning and Related Injuries. In Barash PG, Clinical Anesthesia 6th Edition.
  • Larry Chu, Manual of Clinical Anesthesia.

Title: Hemodynamics of Laryngoscopy
Speaker: Anjum Anwar, MD
Date: December 16, 2015
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Maassen RL, Pieters BM, Maathuis B, Serroyen J, Marcus MA, Wouters P, van Zundert AA. Acta Anaesthesiol Belg. 2012;63(4):181-6.
  • Qi DY, Wang K, Zhang H, Du BX, Xu FY, Wang L, Zou Z, Shi XY. Minerva Anestesiol. 2013 Dec;79(12):1423-35
  • A. Fassoulaki*, A. Melemeni, A. Paraskeva and G. Petropoulos. British Journal of Anaethesia 96 (6):769-73 (2006)

Title: Autonomic Hyperreflexia (AH)
Speaker: AG Doufas, MD
Date: December 15, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Factors Affecting Closing Capacity
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: December 03, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Title: Ketamine: side effects
Speaker: Vicky Yin, MD
Date: November 19, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller's Anesthesia, Chapter 30, 821-863.e9
  • Butterworth, John F., IV, et al. "Chapter 9. Intravenous Anesthetics." Morgan & Mikhail's Clinical Anesthesiology, 5e
  • Caddy, C et al. “Ketamine and other glutamate receptor modulators for depression in adults.” Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2015 Sep 23;9:CD011612. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011612.pub2.
  • https://www-uptodate-com.laneproxy.stanford.edu/contents/ketamine-drug-information

Factor V Leiden

Title: Factor V Leiden
Speaker: Victoria Yin, MD
Date: October 28, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Elevated FRC: Differential Diagnosis

Title: Elevated FRC: Differential Diagnosis
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: October 22, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Palecek F. Hyperinflation: Control of Functional Residual Lung Capacity. Physiol Res 2001; 50:221-230
  • Pellegrino R, Brusasco V. On the Causes of lung hyperinflation during bronchoconstriction. Eur Respir J 1997; 10: 468-475
  • Faust RJ. Anesthesiology Review 3rd Edition. Churchill Livingston 2002
  • Starr M. Anesthesiology Boards. A survival guide. Churchill Livingston 2000

ABA Geriatric Questions: We still have heart, it’s just that it is...

Title: ABA Geriatric Questions: We still have heart, it’s just that it is...
Speaker: Suma D. Ramzan, MD
Date: October 14, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


ABA Adult Questions: Mid life Crisis

Title: ABA Adult Questions: Mid life Crisis
Speaker: Suma D. Ramzan, MD
Date: October 14, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


ABA Pediatric Questions: They are just little adults right?

Title: ABA Pediatric Questions: They are just little adults right?
Speaker: Suma D. Ramzan, MD
Date: October 14, 2015
Powerpoint Slides

 

An Unstable Patient

Title: An Unstable Patient
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: September 16, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia 7th Edition access on Expert Consult, Chapter 35: Anesthetic Implications of Concurrent Diseases “Anaphylaxis, Anaphylactoid Responses, and Allergic Disorders Other Than Those Related to Lung Diseases and Asthma” pp 1110-1111.
  • Sampson HA, Munoz-Furlong A, Campbell RL, et al. Second symposium on the definition and management of anaphylaxis: Summary report Second National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease/Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis network symposium. J. Allergy Clin Immunol 2006;117:391-7.
  • Goldhaber-Fiebert, Sara, and Loreta Grecu. "Postoperative ST-segment elevation: was vasospasm caused by anaphylaxis or by its treatment with epinephrine?." Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 97, no. 4 (2006): 449-453.
  • Payne, V., and P. C. A. Kam. "Mast cell tryptase: a review of its physiology and clinical significance." Anaesthesia 59, no. 7 (2004): 695-703.

Side Effects Of Neuraxial Opioids

Title: Side Effects Of Neuraxial Opioids - Questions
Speaker: Edward Riley, MD
Date: August 17, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


Closing Capacity

Title: Closing Capacity
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: August 14, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Milic-Emili J, Torchio R, D’Angelo E. Closing volume: a reappraisal (1967-2007). Eur J Appl Physiol. 2007 ;99(6):567-83
  • Rothen HU, Sporre B, Engberg G, Wegenius G, Hedenstierna G. Airway closure, atelectasis and gas exchange during general anaesthesia. Br J Anaesth 1998; 81(5): 681-6
  • Gilmour I, Burnham M, Craig DB. Closing capacity measurement during general anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 1976 Nov ;45(5):477-82

Anesthetics and IOP

Title: Anesthetics and IOP
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: August 12, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Cardiac Transplant Patients and Non-cardiac Surgery

Title: Cardiac Transplant Patients and Non-cardiac Surgery
Speaker: Justin Pollock, MD
Date: August 11, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Stover, E. Price, and Lawrence C. Siegel. "Physiology of the transplanted heart." International anesthesiology clinics 33.2 (1995): 11-20.
  • Swami, Adarsh C., et al. "Anaesthesia for non-cardiac surgery in a cardiac transplant recipient." Indian journal of anaesthesia 55.4 (2011): 405.
  • Kaplan, Joel A., David L. Reich, and Steven N. Konstadt. Kaplan's Cardiac Anesthesia: Expert Consult Premium. Elsevier Health Sciences, 2011.
  • Stoelting, Robert K., and Ronald D. Miller. Basics of anesthesia. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone, 2000.

Causes of Late Decelerations(and a review of FHR tracings)

Title: Causes of Late Decelerations(and a review of FHR tracings)
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: May 13, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Aortic Cross Clamping: Complications

Title: Aortic Cross Clamping: Complications
Speaker: Sara Nikravan, MD
Date: May 04, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • R. Chiesa et al. (eds.), Thoraco-Abdominal Aorta: Surgical and Anesthetic Management. Springer –Verlag Italia 2011.
  • Gelman S. The pathophysiology of aortic cross-clamping and unclamping. Anesthesiology 1995; 82: 1026 – 1060.
  • Roizen MF, Beaupre PN, Alpert RA et al. Monitoring with two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography: comparison of myocardial function in patients undergoing supraceliac, suprarenal – infraceliac, or infrarenal aortic occlusion. J Vasc Surgery 1984; 1: 300 – 305.

Rib Fractures and Pain Control

Title: Rib Fractures and Pain Control
Speaker: Roy Esaki, MD
Date: April 28, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Duch P, Møller MH. Epidural analgesiacompared with other analgesic interventions inpatients with traumatic rib fractures. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica 2015
  • Flagel, B et al. Half-a-dozen ribs: The breakpoint for mortality. Surgery. Volume 138, Issue 4, October 2005, Pages 717–725
  • Gage, A. et al. The effect of epidural placement in patients after blunt thoracic trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Jan;76(1):39-45

Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

Title: Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Speaker: Ana Crawford, MD
Date: April 24, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


SIADH

Title: SIADH
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: April 03, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine.

PFTs: DLCO

Title: PFTs: DLCO
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: April 01, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • West JB. Pulmonary Pathophysiology: The Essentials. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.
  • Hughes JMB, Pride NB. Examination of the Carbon Monoxide Diffusing Capacity (DLCO) in relation to its KCO and VA components. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012; 186 (2):132-139.
  • McCormack MC. Facing the Noise: Addressing the Endemic Variability in DLCO Testing. Respir Care 2012;57(1):17–23.

PACU Adventures: When the road leads from PACU to ICU

Title: PACU Adventures: When the road leads from PACU to ICU
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: March 19, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


LIBERO: APGAR Score

Title: LIBERO: APGAR Score
Speaker: Bassam Kadry, MD
Date: March 17, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


Fentanyl Patches - Kinetics and Indications

Title: Fentanyl Patches - Kinetics and Indications
Speaker: Roy Esaki, MD
Date: March 16, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Ashburn MA, Ogden LL, Zhang J, et al. “The pharmacokinetics of transdermal fentanyl delivered with and without controlled heat.” The Journal of Pain 4: 291-297, 2003.
  • Grond S, Radbruch L, Lehmann K. “Clinical pharmacokinetics of transdermal opioids: Focus on transdermal fentanyl.” Clinical Pharmacokinetics 38: 59-89, 2000.
  • Solassol IF, et al. “Inter- and intra-individual variation in transdermal fentanyl absorption in cancer pain patients.” Oncology Reports 14:1029-1036, 2005.
  • Margetts, L et al. “Transdermal drug delivery: principles and opioid therapy.” Contin Educ Anaesth Crit Care Pain (2007) 7 (5): 171-176.

Hepatic Drug Clearance

Title: Hepatic Drug Clearance
Speaker: AG Doufas, MD
Date: March 05, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Tozer, T.N. and Rowland, M: Introduction to pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006.

Local Anesthetic Calculations and Systemic Toxicity

Title: Local Anesthetic Calculations and Systemic Toxicity
Speaker: Jonay Hill, MD
Date: March 03, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • www.openanesthesia.org
  • Neal JM, et al. ASRA Practice Advisory on Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2010;35(2):152-161.
  • Butterworth JF. Morgan and Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology. 5th ed. Local Anesthetics.16:263-276.
  • Weinberg GL. Treatment of Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity (LAST). Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 193.

Diabetes Insipidus

Title: Diabetes Insipidus
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: February 25, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Basic and Clinical Endocrinology by Greenspan.
  • Principals of Internal Medicine by Harrison.

Context Sensitive Half Times

Title: Context Sensitive Half Times
Speaker: Ahmed Zaafran, MD
Date: February 24, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


ACE-Inhibitors Contraindications

Title: ACE-Inhibitors Contraindications
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: February 23, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Clinical Anesthesia, 7th Edition. Barash.
  • Curr Pharm Des. 2005;11(14):1795-804.
  • Am Fam Physician 2002; 66: 461-8.
  • Circulation. 2001;104:1985-1991.

PEEP

Title: PEEP
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: February 20, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller, RD et al. Miller's Anesthesia, 7th edition, Churchill Livingstone: 2009.
  • Starr M. Anesthesiology Boards. A survival guide. Churchill Livingston 2000.
  • Thomas Luecke, Paolo Pelosi Clinical review: Positive end-expiratory pressure and cardiac output. Crit Care: 2005, 9(6);607-21.

Title: Femoral Nerve Block
Speaker: Jean-Louis Horn, MD
Date: February 11, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


Choosing Wisely Campaign: To Preop Test or Not to Test

Title: Choosing Wisely Campaign: To Preop Test or Not to Test
Speaker: Cliff Schmiesing, MD
Date: February 10, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


O2 Delivery to Fetus in Labor

Title: O2 Delivery to Fetus in Labor
Speaker: Steve Lipman, MD
Date: February 05, 2015
Powerpoint Slides


Fontan Single Ventricle Physiology

Title: Fontan Single Ventricle Physiology
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: February 04, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Mitochondrial Myopathies and the Anesthetic management

Title: Mitochondrial Myopathies and the Anesthetic management
Speaker: Suma D. Ramzan, MD
Date: January 26, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Morgan, P.G. et al. Mitochondrial Defects and Anesthetic Sensitivity. Anesthesiology: 96(5): 1268-1270. 2002.
  • Footitt EJ et al. Mitochondrial disorders and general anesthesia: a case series and review. BJA: 1-6. February 2008.
  • Dhananjay DN et al. Anaesthetic Challenges in a patient with Mitochondrial Cytopathy Undergoing Surgery. Indian J. Anaesth. 51(1): 47-49. 2007.
  • Cohen B.H. et al. Anesthesia and Mitochondrial Cytopathies. United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation. 1998.

Venous Air Embolism (VAE)

Title: Venous Air Embolism (VAE)
Speaker: A.G. Doufas, MD
Date: January 16, 2015
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia, 7th Edition.
  • Cottrell and Young's Neuroanesthesia, 5th Edition.
  • Anesthesia & Perioperative Complications. Benumof JL, Saidman LJ, Editors, 2nd Edition.
  • Clinical Neuroanesthesia: Cucchiara RF, Black S, Michenfelder JD, Editors, 2nd Edition.
  • Shubert et al. Precordial doppler probe placement for optimal detection of venous air embolism during craniotomy. Anesth Analg 2006; 102:1543-7.

Neuropathic Pain - Treatment

Title: Neuropathic Pain - Treatment
Speaker: Ofer M Wellisch, MD, MPH
Date: December 16, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Wall, P. & Melzack, R. (1988). The challenge of Pain. Penguin.
  • Review Neuropathic pain: a practical guide for the clinician ; Ian Gilron, C. Peter N. Watson, Catherine M. Cahill and Dwight E. Moulin.
  • Dworkin RH, Backonja M, Rowbotham MC, et al. Advances in neuropathic pain. Arch Neurol 2003;60:1524-34.
  • Humeau, Y., F. Doussau, et al. (2000). “How botulinum and tetanus neurotoxins block neurotransmitter release.” Biochimie 82: 427-446.

Lung:  Metabolic Functions

Title: Lung: Metabolic Functions
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: December 12, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • West JB Respiratory Physiology The Essentials 8th Ed ; 2008.
  • de Wet C, Moss J. Metabolic Function of the Lung Anesthesia Clinics of North America 1998; 16(1): 181-199.

Laryngospasm Mechanism

Title: Laryngospasm Mechanism
Speaker: Bassam Kadry, MD
Date: December 01, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Regional Anesthesia and Local Anesthetic Absorption

Title: Regional Anesthesia and Local Anesthetic Absorption
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: November 25, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • DiGregorio G, Neal J, Rosenquist RW, Weinberg G. Clinical Presentation of Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity: A Review of Published Cases, 1979 to 2009. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2010; 25(2):181-187.
  • Karmakar MK, Ho AM, Law BK, Wong AS, Shafer SL, Gin T. Arterial and venous pharmacokinetics of ropivacaine with and without epinephrine after thoracic paravertebral block. Anesthesiology. 2005 Oct;103(4):704-11.
  • Kitayama M, Wada M, Hashimoto H, Kudo T, Takada N, Hirota K..Effects of adding epinephrine on the early systemic absorption kinetics of local anesthetics in abdominal truncal blocks. J Anesth. 2014 Aug;28(4):631-4.
  • Miller RD, Eriksson LI, Fleisher LA, Wiener-Kronish JP, Young WL. Miller’s Anesthesia: Seventh Edition. Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone, Elsevier, 2009. (Chapter 30).
  • Neal JM, Mulroy MF, Weinberg GL; American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine checklist for managing local anesthetic systemic toxicity: 2012 version. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2012 Jan-Feb;37(1):16-8.
  • Physicians Desk Reference; pdr.net; PDR Network, LLC, Montvale, NJ 07645.
  • Pere P, Salonen M, Jokinen M, Rosenberg PH, Neuvonen PJ, Haasio J. Pharmacokinetics of ropivacaine in uremic and non uremic patients after axillary brachial plexus block. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2002; 96:563-569.
  • Rosenberg PH, Veering BH, Urmey WF. Maximum Recommended Doses of Local Anesthetics: A Multifactorial Concept. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2004; 29(6):564-575.

Aortic Stenosis

Title: Cardiovascular Changes in Laparoscopic Surgery
Speaker: AG Doufas, MD
Date: November 24, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Reed, A.P. Clinical Cases in Anesthesia.
  • Safran DB, Orlando R 3rd: Physiologic effects of pneumoperitoneum. Am J Surg 1994; 167:281–6.
  • Struthers AD, Cuschieri A: Cardiovascular consequences of laparoscopic surgery. Lancet 1998; 352:568–70.

Aortic Stenosis

Title: Aortic Stenosis
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: November 19, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller, RD et al. Miller's Anesthesia, 7th edition, Churchill Livingstone. 2009
  • Kaplan, JA et al. Essentials of Cardiac Anesthesia, 1st edition, Saunders. 2008
  • Kertai. AS: An underestimated Risk Factor for Perioperative Complications Non-Cardiac Surgery. Amer J Med 2004, 116:8-13.
  • Robert H Thiele, Edward C Nemergut, Carl Lynch. The clinical implications of isolated alpha(1) adrenergic stimulation. Anesth. Analg.: 2011, 113(2);297-304

Analgesia* Techniques: 1st Stage of Labor, Pain Pathways, & Common Treatment Options

Title: Analgesia* Techniques: 1st Stage of Labor, Pain Pathways, & Common Treatment Options
Speaker: Steve Lipman, MD
Date: November 13, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Wong, C, Glob. libr. women's med.,(ISSN: 1756-2228) 2009; DOI 10.3843/GLOWM.10216
  • Cheek TG, Gutsche BB, Gaiser RR: The pain of childbirth and its effect on the mother and fetus. In Chestnut DH [ed]: Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice, p 323. 2nd ed. St Louis, Mosby, 1999; as modified from Bonica JJ. The Management of Pain, 2nd ed. Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1990:1327.
  • Cousins MJ, Mather LE: Intrathecal and epidural administration of opioids. Anesthesiology 61: 276, 1984

Phantom Limb Pain Treatment

Title: Phantom Limb Pain Treatment
Speaker: Vanila M. Singh, MD
Date: November 12, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Bach, S., et al. Phantom limb pain in amputees during the first 12 months fol lowing limb amputation, after preoperative lumbar epidural blockade. Pain 1998; 33: 297-301.
  • Nikolajsen, et al. Randomised trial of epidural bupivacaine and morphine in prevention of stump and phantom pain in lower-limb amputation The Lancet 1997 350(9088): 1353-1357.
  • Jahangiri, et al. Prevention of phantom pain after major lower limb amputation by epidural infusion of diamorphine, clonidine and bupivacaine Ann R Coll Surg Engl 1994; 76: 324-326.
  • Jensen, T.S. and Nikolajsen, L. Phantom pain and other phenomena after amputation. In: P.D. Wall and R. Melzack (Eds.), Textbook of Pain. 4th ed. (1999) Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh, pp. 799-8.
  • For H et al. Phantom limb pain: a case of maladaptive CNS plasticity? Nature Reviews Neuroscience 2006  7: 873-881. 
  • Mirsha S. et al. Incidence and Management of Phantom Limb Pain According to World Health Organization Analgesic Ladder in Amputees of Malignant Origin. AM J HOSP PALLIAT CARE 2008 24: 455.
  • Nikolajsen, L and Jensen, T. Phantom limb pain. Br. J. Anaesth. (2001) 87 (1): 107-116.
  • Weeks, S. et al. Phantom limb pain: theories and therapies. The Neurologist. (2010) 16 (5): 277 -286.

Epidural Anesthetic Effects: Respiratory and Gastrointestinal

Title: Epidural Anesthetic Effects: Respiratory and Gastrointestinal
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: November 11, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • http://openanesthesia.org/ABA:Epidural_anesthetics_-_Respiratory_effects
  • http://openanesthesia.org/ABA:Epidural_local_anesthetic_-_GI_effect
  • Groeben H. Epidural anesthesia and pulmonary function. J Anesth. 2006;20(4):290-9.
  • Pöpping DM et al. Protective effects of epidural analgesia on pulmonary complications after abdominal and thoracic surgery: a meta-analysis. Arch Surg. 2008 Oct;143(10):990-9; discussion 1000.
  • Shi WZ et al. Recovery of gastrointestinal function with thoracic epidural vs. systemic analgesia following gastrointestinal surgery. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2014 Sep;58(8):923-32.
  • IV Lidocaine study:
    • Wongyingsinn M, Baldini G, Charlebois P, Libemran S, Stein B, Carli F. Intravenous lidocaine versus thoracic epidural analgesia: a randomized controlled trial in patients undergoing laparoscopic colorectal surgery using an enhanced recovery program. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2011 May-Jun;36(3):241-8.

Complications in Thyroidectomy and Parathyroidectomy

Title: Complications in Thyroidectomy and Parathyroidectomy
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: November 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Heliox

Title: Heliox
Speaker: Chris Painter, MD
Date: November 07, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Smith SW, Biros M. Relief of imminent respiratory failure from upper airway obstruction by use of helium-oxygen: a case series and brief review. Acad Emerg Med 1999; 6:953.
  • Kemper KJ, Ritz RH, Benson MS, Bishop MS. Helium-oxygen mixture in the treatment of postextubation stridor in pediatric trauma patients. Crit Care Med 1991; 19:356.
  • Rodrigo GJ, Rodrigo C, Pollack CV, Rowe B. Use of helium-oxygen mixtures in the treatment of acute asthma: a systematic review. Chest 2003; 123:891.
  • Jaber S, Carlucci A, Boussarsar M, et al. Helium-oxygen in the postextubation period decreases inspiratory effort. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2001; 164:633.

Botulinum Toxin- Pain mechanisms

Title: Botulinum Toxin- Pain mechanisms
Speaker: Ofer M Wellisch, MD MPH
Date: October 29, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Montecucco & Schiavo. “Structure and Function of tetanus and botulinum neurotoxins.” Quarterly Reviews of Biophysics. 1995, 436 423-472.
  • Humeau, Y. F. Doussau, et al. “How botulinum and tetanus neurotoxins block neurotransmitter release.” Biochimie. 2000, 82: 427-446.
  • Dodick, D. W. et al. “OnabotulinumtoxinA for Treatment of Chronic Migraine: Pooled Results From the Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Phases of the PREEMPT Clinical Program.” Headache. 2010 Jun; 50 (6): 921-36.
  • Waseem. Z Botulinum toxin injections for low-back pain and sciatica. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 Jan 19; (1): CD008257.

Neurological  consequences of Anesthesia( Part 1 –POCD)

Title: Neurological consequences of Anesthesia( Part 1 –POCD)
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: October 28, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia 7th Edition
  • M.R.Nadelson, R.D.Sanders and M.S.Avidan “Perioperative cognitive trajectory in adults”. British Journal of Anesthesia advance access published January 2, 2014, page 1-12,doi:10.93/bja/aet420
  • Stanton Newman, Jan Stygall, Shashivadan Hirani, Shahzad Shaefi, Mervyn Maze “Postoperative cognitive dysfunction after non cardiac surgery” Anesthesiology 2007; 106:572-90
  • Zirka H. Anastasian, Eugene Ornstein, Eric J.Heyer “Delayed arousal” Anesthesiology clin 27(2009) 429-450
  • Frederick E.Sieber, Ronald Pauldine “Geriatric anesthesia” Miller’s Anesthesia 7th edition p2261-76
  • Dorre Nicholau “The Post anesthesia Care Unit” Miller’s Anesthesia 7th edition 2707-28
  • Lars Rasmussen, Jan Stygall, Stanton P. Newman “Cognitive dysfunction and other long term complications of surgery and anesthesia” Miller’s Anesthesia 7th edition p2805-20

Anesthetic management for patients with Aortic Stenosis/Regurgitation

Title: Anesthetic management for patients with Aortic Stenosis/Regurgitation
Speaker: Alex Tzabazis, MD
Date: October 24, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Nussmeier NA: Valvular Heart Disease in the Patient Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery, IARS 2010 Review Course Lectures
  • Telford R: Valvular Heart Disease, AnaesthesiaUK, www.frca.co.uk
  • www.openanesthesia.org

Neonatal Respiratory Physiology

Title: Neonatal Respiratory Physiology
Speaker: Becky Wong, MD
Date: October 22, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Dershwitz M, Walz JM. Anesthesiology Board Review. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2006.
  • Modak RK. Anesthesiology Keyword Review. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013.
  • Hall BA, Chantigian RC. Anesthesia A Comprehensive Review. Philadelphia: Mosby, 2003.
  • www.openanesthesia.org

Pain Transmission--Libero

Title: Pain Transmission--Libero
Speaker: Jordan L. Newmark, MD
Date: October 16, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


CA9 Storytime!

Title: CA9 Storytime!
Speaker: Karl Zheng, MD
Date: October 15, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Myasthenia Gravis

Title: Myasthenia Gravis
Speaker: Jeremy Collins MB ChB, FRCA
Date: October 14, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Baraka, A. Anaesthesia and Myasthenia Gravis.Can J Anaesth. 1992 May;39(5 Pt 1):476-86.
  • Hirsch, N. Neuromuscular junction in health and disease. Br J Anaesth. 2007 Jul;99(1):132-8].
  • Blichfeldt-Lauridsen L. Anaesthesia and Myasthenia GravisActa Anaesthesiol Scand. 2012 Jan;56(1):17-22.

Penicillin Allergy, Cross-reactivity to Cephalosporins

Title: Penicillin Allergy, Cross-reactivity to Cephalosporins
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: October 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Kelkar PS, Li Jt. Cephalosporin allergy. N Engl J Med 2001; 345(11): 804-9.
  • Dewachter P, Mouton-Faivre C. Anaphylaxis and anethesia: controversies and new insights. Anesthesiology 2009; 111: 1141-50.
  • Miller’s Anethesia
  • Davis J. Allergies and anaphylaxis; analysing the spectrum of clinical manifestations. EMPractice.net, 2007, Vol7, Nr 10.
  • Pichichero ME. A review of evidence supporting the American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation for prescribing cephalosporin antibiotics for allergic patients. Pediatrics 2005; 115:1048-57.

Laparoscopy

Title: Laparoscopy
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: October 09, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • General stress response to conventional and laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Glaser, F et al. Annals of Surgery. April 1995; 221(4): 372-380.
  • Systemic stress response after laparscopic or open cholecystectomy: a randomized trial. Karayiannakis AJ et al. Br. J. Surg. 1997 Apr 1997; 84 (4): 467-71.
  • Barash
  • Morgan and Mikhail

ICU and Enteral Nutrition

Title: ICU and Enteral Nutrition
Keyword: ICU – Enteral Nutrition and Enteral Nutrition-Complications
Speaker: Marianne Chen, MD
Date: October 08, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Desai VS, McClave SA, Rice TW. Nutrition in the ICU: An Evidence-based approach. Chest 2014; 145(5): 1148-1157.
  • McClave SA, Martindale RG, Rice TW, Heyland DK. Feeding the critically ill patient. Critical Care Medicine 2014. epub
  • McClave SA et al; Guidelines for the provision and assessment of nutrition support therapy in the adult critically ill patient: SCCM and ASPEN. 2009
  • Casaer MP et al. Early versus Late parenteral nutrition in critically ill adults. NEJM 2011; 365(6): 506-517.
  • Doig GS et al. Early enteral nutrition, provided within 24h injury or ICU admission: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Intensive Care Med. 2009; 35(12) 2018-2027.
  • Rice TW et al. Initial trophic vs full enteral feeding in patients with acute lung injury: the EDEN randomized trial. JAMA. 2012; 307(8): 795-803.

Child-Pugh Score (Factors)

Title: Child-Pugh Score (Factors)Anti-platelet drugs
Speaker: David Drover, MD
Date: October 06, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Anti-platelet drugs

Title: Anti-platelet drugs
Speaker: Ethan Mckenzie, MD
Date: October 03, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


The Mapleson Breathing systems. Are they useful or obsolete?

Title: The Mapleson Breathing systems.
Are they useful or obsolete?
Speaker: John G. Brock-Utne MD, PhD
Date: October 02, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Video Laryngoscopy and Airway Introducers

Title: Video Laryngoscopy and Airway Introducers
Speaker: Ahmed Zaafran, MD
Date: October 01, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Calcium

Title: Calcium
Speaker: Marianne Chen, MD
Date: September 30, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Bradycardia during spinal anesthesia

Title: Bradycardia during spinal anesthesia
Speaker: Lindsey Vokach-Brodsky, MB, ChB
Date: September 29, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Electrical Hazards

Title: Electrical Hazards
Speaker: Larry Chu, MD
Date: September 26, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Morbid Obesity - Pulmonary Function

Title: Morbid Obesity - Pulmonary Function
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: September 25, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p9pv1pfk89r/
  • Miller, RD et al. Miller's Anesthesia, 7th edition, Churchill Livingstone: 2009
  • Schumann R. Pulmonary Physiology of the Morbidly Obese and the effects of Anesthesia. Int Anesth Clin 2013;51(3):41-51.
  • Salome CM, King GG, Berend N. Physiology of Obesity and effects on Lung function. J App Phys 2010; 108(1):206-211.
  • Starr M. Anesthesiology Boards. A survival guide. Churchill Livingston: 2000.

Acetazolamide

Title: Acetazolamide
Speaker: Sara Nikravan, MD
Date: September 24, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Title: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Speaker: Ruth Fanning, MD
Date: September 23, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p8ke0nc7vtm/
  • Nicholas A Buckley, Geoffrey K Isbister, Barrie Stokes, David N Juurlink ?Hyperbaric oxygen for carbon monoxide poisoning : a systematic review and critical analysis of the evidence. ?Toxicology Review: 2005, 24(2);75-92.
  • Peter E. Wu, and David N. Juurlink. Carbon monoxide poisonong. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2014, 186 (8); 611.
  • Guzman JA. Carbon monoxide poisoning. Critical Care Clinics 2012, 28:537-48.

Tension Pneumothorax

Title: Tension Pneumothorax
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: September 22, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Slinger, Thoracic Anesthesia Textbook.(available in Anesthesia Dept Library)

ABA:AICD malfxn - Causes

Title: ABA:AICD malfxn - Causes
Speaker: Tatyana Travkina, MD
Date: September 19, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • John L. Atlee, M.D., Alan D. Bernstein, Eng.Sc.D. Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices (Part II) Perioperative Management. Anesthesiology 2001; 95:1492–1506

Anterior Mediastinal Mass: Effects and Flow/Volume Loops

Title: Anterior Mediastinal Mass: Effects and Flow/Volume Loops
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: September 18, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Test Dosing An Epidural Catheter

Title: Test Dosing An Epidural Catheter
Speaker: Edward Riley, MD
Date: September 17, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Child-Pugh Score

Title: Child-Pugh Score
Speaker: Tara Sullivan, MD
Date: September 16, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring

Title: Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring
Speaker: Timothy Angelotti MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Date: September 15, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Caesarean Section &  Maternal Morbidity

Title: Caesarean Section & Maternal Morbidity
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: September 12, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p81yg6dgj0v/
  • Beckmann, C. (2006). Obstetric Procedures. In Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fifth Edition (pp 233-238). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Fleisher, LA (2009). Obstetric Anesthesia. In Evidence-Based Practice of Anesthesiology (pp 445- 468). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Liu S, Liston RM, Joseph KS, Heaman M, Sauve R, Kramer MS. Maternal Mortality and Severe Morbidity associated with low-risk planned caesarean delivery versus planned vaginal delivery at term. CMAJ 2007; 176(4): 455-460.
  • Miller RD, Eriksson LI, Fleisher LA, Wiener-Kronish JP & Young WL. (2010) Miller’s Anesthesia. Seventh Edition. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone.
  • Silver RM et al. Maternal morbidity associated with multiple repeat caesarean deliveries. Obstet Gynecol 2006; 107(6): 1226-1232.
  • Openanesthesia.org

Negative Pressure Pulmonary Edema

Title: Negative Pressure Pulmonary Edema
Speaker: Periklis Panousis, MD, Ph.D
Date: September 11, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Asthma & Uterine Atony

Title: Asthma & Uterine Atony
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Butwick MBBS, FRCA, MS
Assistant Professor in Anesthesia
Date: September 09, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anesthetic Uptake: Right to left Shunt

Title: Anesthetic Uptake: Right to left Shunt
Speaker: Chris Painter, MD
Date: September 09, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Bronchodilation – Anes Drugs Bronchomotor tone - Catecholamines

Title: Bronchodilation – Anes Drugs
Bronchomotor tone - Catecholamines
Speaker: Ana M. Crawford, MD
Date: September 08, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Trigeminal Neuralgia

Title: Trigeminal Neuralgia
Speaker: Joseph Kwok, MD
Date: September 05, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p9bolyhtqhg/
  • Zakrzewska, J. Trigeminal Neuralgia. BMJ. 2014 Feb 17;348:g474.
  • Carroll, Ian. Pain and Anesthesia Board Review. 2014.
  • ACE 10B Questions.
  • Matthes, K. Comprehensive Review of Anesthesiology. 2013.

Placental Transfer

Title: Placental Transfer
Speaker: Kristen Telischak, MD
Date: September 03, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p1fr3myurpa/
  • Chestnut’s Obstetric Anesthesia: Chapter 4. The Placenta, Anatomy, Physiology and Transfer of Drugs.
  • Shnider and Levinson’s Anesthesia for Obstetrics: Chapter 3. Placental Transfer of Drugs and Perinatal Pharmacology pp. 47-55.
  • Hall (board review questions) p.214

Muscle Relaxants

Title: Muscle Relaxants
Speaker: Andrew J. Patterson, MD, PhD
Date: September 02, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Nerve Injury in the Surgical Patient

Title: Nerve Injury in the Surgical Patient
Speaker: Ahmed Zaafran, MD
Date: August 29, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


P50 of Hg & Factors Influencing

Title: P50 of Hg & Factors Influencing
Speaker: Steve Lipman, MD
Date: August 28, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Perioperative Management of Pulmonary Aspiration

Title: Perioperative Management of Pulmonary Aspiration
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: August 27, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p43tbbgmk9g/
  • Neelakanta G, Chikyarappa A: A review of patients with pulmonary aspiration of gastric contents during anesthesia reported to the Departmental Quality Assurance Committee.  J Clin Anesth  2006; 18:102-107.
  • Hilmi I, Sakai T, Planinsic R, The Incidence and Outcome of Perioperative Pulmonary Aspiration in a University Hospital: A 4 Year Retrospective Analysis. Critical Care and Trauma 2006; 103: 941-947.
  • Landsman, Ira. Cricoid Pressure: Indications and Complications. Pediatric Anesthesia 2004; 14:43-47 T. Engelhardt and N.R. Webster: Pulmonary aspiration of gastric contents in anesthesia.

A case of “What done it?”

Title: A case of “What done it?”
Speaker: Sara Nikravan, MD
Date: August 26, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Magnesium

Title: Magnesium
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD, PhD
Date: August 25, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Fetal Heart Rate Patterns: Normal Labor

Title: Fetal Heart Rate Patterns: Normal Labor
Speaker: Lindsey Ralls, MD
Date: August 22, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Neuromuscular Blocking Agents and Liver Disease

Title: Neuromuscular Blocking Agents and Liver Disease
Speaker: Jerry Ingrande, MD, MS
Date: August 21, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anesthetic Management of WPW

Title: Anesthetic Management of WPW
Speaker: Divya Chander, MD, PhD
Date: August 20, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p20b8gvg3se/
  • Wolff L, Parkinson J, White PD. Bundle branch block with a short P-R interval in healthy young people prone to paroxysmal tachycardia. American Heart Journal 5:685-, 1930.
  • Obeyesekere, Manoj, et al. “Risk of sudden death in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome: how high is the risk?” Circulation 125.5 (2012): 659-660.
  • Miller JM. Therapy of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome and concealed bypass tracts: Part I. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 1996; 7:85.
  • Zachariah JP, Walsh EP, Triedman JK, et al. Multiple accessory pathways in the young: the impact of structural heart disease. Am Heart J 2013; 165:87.
  • Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES), Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF), et al. PACES/HRS expert consensus statement on the management of the asymptomatic young patient with a Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW, ventricular preexcitation) electrocardiographic pattern: developed in partnership between the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES) and the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS). Endorsed by the governing bodies of PACES, HRS, the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF), the American Heart Association (AHA), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and the Canadian Heart Rhythm Society (CHRS). Heart Rhythm 2012; 9:1006.
  • Gollob MH, Seger JJ, Gollob TN, et al. Novel PRKAG2 mutation responsible for the genetic syndrome of ventricular preexcitation and conduction system disease with childhood onset and absence of cardiac hypertrophy. Circulation 2001; 104:3030.
  • European Heart Rhythm Association, Heart Rhythm Society, Zipes DP, et al. ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Society of Cardiology Committee for Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Develop Guidelines for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death). J Am Coll Cardiol 2006; 48:e247.
  • Rosner MH, Brady WJ, Jr, Kefer MP, Martin ML. Electrocardiography in patient with the WPW syndrome: Diagnostic and initial therapeutic issues. Am J Emerg Med. 1999;17:705–14.
  • Gaita F, Giustetto C, Riccardi R, Brusca A. Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. Identification and management. Drugs.1992 Feb;43(2):185-200.
  • German LD, Gallagher JJ. Functional properties of accessory atrioventricular pathways in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. Clinical implications. Am J Med.1984 Jun;76(6):1079-86.

2013 ITE Keyword Phrases: “Chronic Opioids: Side Effects”

Title: 2013 ITE Keyword Phrases: “Chronic Opioids: Side Effects”
Speaker: Jordan Newmark, MD
Associate Fellowship Director, Pain Medicine
Clinical Instructor, Anesthesia & Pain Medicine
Date: August 19, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Hemodialysis Effects

Title: Hemodialysis Effects
Speaker: Ethan Mckenzie, MD
Date: August 18, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Lung Compliance and Pressures

Title: Lung Compliance and Pressures
Speaker: Javier Lorenzo, MD
Date: August 15, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • https://medmeeting.stanford.edu/p5j7nebfhwp/
  • Morgan, Edward G., Maged Mikhail and Michael Murry. Clinical Anesthesiology, Fourth edition, 2006. McGraw Hill, Philadelphia. Pg. 82
  • Moon, Richard and Enrico Camporesi “Respiratory Monitoring”. Miller’s Anesthesia, Sixth edition, Ronald Miller (Ed), 2005, Elsiever, New York. Pg.1466.

Uterine Relaxation and Nitroglycerin

Title: Uterine Relaxation and Nitroglycerin
Speaker: Natalya Hasan-Hill, MD
Date: August 14, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


PFT Findings with Ascites

Title: PFT Findings with Ascites
Speaker: Cliff Schmiesing, MD
Date: August 12, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Cardiac Surface Anatomy - Cardiac Cycle ECG

Title: Cardiac Surface Anatomy - Cardiac Cycle ECG
Speaker: Eric R. Gross MD, PhD
Date: August 11, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Hypothermia in the OR

Title: Hypothermia in the OR
Speaker: Brice Gaudilliere, PhD, MD
Date: August 07, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


EEG Monitoring

Title: EEG Monitoring
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: August 06, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Succinylcholine and Neuromuscular Diseases

Title: Succinylcholine and Neuromuscular Diseases
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: August 05, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Pregnancy – Hematologic Changes

Title: Pregnancy – Hematologic Changes
Speaker: Alexander Butwick MBBS, FRCA, MS
Assistant Professor in Anesthesia
Date: June 27, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Oxytocic Agents

Title: Oxytocic Agents
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: June 24, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ABA MC Questions – Pain Medicine

Title: ABA MC Questions – Pain Medicine
Speaker: Jordan L. Newmark, MD
Associate Fellowship Director
Clinical Instructor, Anesthesia & Pain Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Date: June 19, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

Title: Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: June 18, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Acetaminophen

Title: Acetaminophen
Speaker: Tatyana Travkina, MD
Date: June 16, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Neuraxial Anesth - Cardiovascular Effects

Title: Neuraxial Anesth - Cardiovascular Effects
Speaker: Brendan Carvalho, MD
Date: June 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Fetal heart rate and maternal hypotension

Title: Fetal Heart Rate and Maternal Hypotension
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: June 03, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Chesnut’s OB Anesthesia

Substance abuse by anesthesiologists

Title: Substance Abuse by Anesthesiologists
Speaker: Ryan Derby, MD, MPH
Date: May 29, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Doxorubicin Toxicity

Title: Doxorubicin Toxicity
Speaker: Tara Sullivan, MD
Date: May 27, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Stoelting, Robert. Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease 4th Ed. Churchill Livingstone. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2002
  • Niederhuber. Abeloff’s Clinical Oncology 5th Ed. USA, Saunders 2013
  • Sahai, Sun, et al. Perioperative Evaluation of the Oncology Patient. Med Clinics of North America March 2010(94)

Functional Residual Capacity and Closing Capacity in Pregnancy

Title: Functional Residual Capacity and Closing Capacity in Pregnancy
Speaker: Steve Lipman, MD
Date: May 22, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Vaporizer Output (…or, how to earn your lunch break from Dr. Jaffe)

Title: Vaporizer Output (…or, how to earn your lunch break from Dr. Jaffe)
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: March 20, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ABG – Pulmonary Embolism

Title: ABG – Pulmonary Embolism
Speaker: Brice Gaudilliere, MD
Date: May 15, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Cerebral blood flow and oxygen consumption: Anesthesia implications

Title: Cerebral Blood Flow and Oxygen Consumption: Anesthesia Implications
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: May 14, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Yao and Artusio

Addison’s Disease

Title: Addison’s Disease
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: May 12, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia
  • Pharmacology and Physiology in Anesthetic Practice by Robert K. Stoelting
  • Faust’s Anesthesiology Review

Fresh Frozen Plasma

Title: Fresh Frozen Plasma
Speaker: Erin Hennessey, MD
Date: May 07, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Torsade de Pointes

Title: Torsade de Pointes
Speaker: HJM Lemmens, MD
Date: May 05, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ASA Physical Status

Title: ASA Physical Status
Speaker: Natalya Hasan-Hill, MD
Date: May 01, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Intravenous Regional Anesthesia aka “Bier Block”

Title: Intravenous Regional Anesthesia aka “Bier Block”
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: April 29, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


N2O and intraocular gas

Title: N2O and Intraocular Gas
Speaker: Loren Riskin, MD
Date: April 30, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Bronchopleural  fistula

Title: Bronchopleural Fistula
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: April 25, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Slinger PD , Campos JH. Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery. 2011, Ch 59

The Autonomic Nervous System & Heart Transplantation

Title: The Autonomic Nervous System & Heart Transplantation
Speaker: Vivianne Tawfik, MD, PhD
Date: April 21, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


ABA Part 2 examination: Simulation, insight, and what you can do now to prepare

Title: ABA Part 2 examination: Simulation, Insight, and What You Can Do Now to Prepare
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: April 17, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Von Willebrand Disease: Treatment

Title: Von Willebrand Disease: Treatment
Speaker: Lindsey Ralls, MD
Date: April 15, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Spinal anesthesia spread - Factors

Title: Spinal anesthesia spread - Factors
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD, PhD
Date: April 14, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Preoperative Anxiolysis in Children

Title: Preoperative Anxiolysis in Children
Speaker: Kevin Malott, MD
Date: April 11, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller, RD et al. Miller's Anesthesia, 7th ed, Churchill Livingstone: p 2575, 2009.

Opioids and the Elderly

Title: Opioids and the Elderly
Speaker: Jerry Ingrande, MD
Date: April 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Pergolizzi J. et al. Opioids and the Management of Chronic Severe Pain in the Elderly: Consensus Statement of an International Expert Panel with Focus on the Six Clinically Most Often Used World Health Organization step III Opioids (Buprenorphine, Fentanyl, Hydromorphone, Methadone, Morphine, Oxycodone). Pain Practice. July 2008

Context Sensitive Half Time

Title: Context Sensitive Half Time
Speaker: Ethan Mckenzie, MD
Date: April 09, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


MISCONDUCT The Clinical Consequences

Title: MISCONDUCT The Clinical Consequences
Speaker: Steven L. Shafer, MD
Date: April 07, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Compound A

Title: Compound A
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali MD
Date: April 03, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Postoperative Oliguria and Kidney Injury

Title: Postoperative Oliguria and Kidney Injury
Speaker: Natalya Hasan-Hill, MD
Date: April 02, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Electroconvulsive Therapy: anesthetic drugs, side effects, contraindications

Title: Electroconvulsive Therapy: Anesthetic Drugs, Side Effects, Contraindications
Speaker: Alex Tzabazis, MD
Date: March 31, 2014
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:


Femoral Nerve Block Anatomy

Title: Femoral Nerve Block Anatomy
Speaker: Jean-Louis Horn, MD
Date: March 27, 2014
PDF Slides


Therapeutic Hypothermia

Title: Therapeutic Hypothermia
Speaker: Ana M. Crawford, MD
Date: March 26, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency

Title: Butyrylcholinesterase Deficiency
Speaker: Tara Sullivan, MD
Date: March 25, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Barash, PG, et al. Clinical Anesthesia 6th edition.Philadelphia, PA 2009,pg 506
  • Faust, RJ, et al. Anesthesiology Review 3rd edition. Philadelphia, PA 2002
  • Hall, BA, et al. Anesthesia, A Comprehensive Review 4th edition. Maryland Heights, Missouri 2010

Liberation

Title: Liberation
Speaker: Karl Zheng, CA8
Date: March 21, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Venous Air Embolism

Title: Venous Air Embolism
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: March 19, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anesthetic consideration for Mediastinal mass

Title: Anesthetic Consideration for Mediastinal mass
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: March 18, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ARDS

Title: ARDS
Speaker: Ana M. Crawford, MD
Date: March 13, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia treatment

Title: Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia treatment
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: March 12, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Contraindications to Succinylcholine

Title: Contraindications to Succinylcholine
Speaker: Kristen M. Telischak, MD
Date: March 11, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


One Lung Ventilation (OLV) - Management of Hypoxemia

Title: One Lung Ventilation (OLV) - Management of Hypoxemia
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni MD PhD
Date: March 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Mendelson’s Syndrome

Title: Mendelson’s Syndrome
Speaker: Kevin Malott, MD
Date: March 07, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anesthesia for ECT

Title: Anesthesia for ECT
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: March 04, 2014
PDF Slides


Citrate Intoxication

Title: Citrate Intoxication
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: February 28, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Preoperative COPD: Assessment and Management

Title: Preoperative COPD: Assessment and Management
Speaker: Cliff Schmiesing, MD
Date: February 25, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Statistics for Anesthesiologists (in 15 minutes) Part II

Title: Statistics for Anesthesiologists (in 15 minutes) Part II
Speaker: Vivianne Tawfik, MD, PhD
Date: February 24, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Gross JB, Gipson KE. Statistics for Anesthesiologists. ASA Workshop. 2013.

Statistics for Anesthesiologists (in 15 minutes) Part I

Title: Statistics for Anesthesiologists (in 15 minutes) Part I
Speaker: Vivianne Tawfik, MD, PhD
Date: October 28, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Gross JB, Gipson KE. Statistics for Anesthesiologists. ASA Workshop. 2013.

Neuromuscular blockers

Title: Neuromuscular Blockers
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: February 26, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Big Blue Volume 1
  • Hall: Anesthesia Comprehensive Review
  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Yale Anesthesia Media Lab

Abnormal Electrolytes-Prolonged Emergences

Title: Abnormal Electrolytes-Prolonged Emergences
Speaker: Ahmed Zaafran, MD
Date: February 21, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller, Basics of Anesthesia.
  • Anesthesiology Keywords Review, Modak.

Autonomic Hyperreflexia

Title: Autonomic Hyperreflexia
Speaker: Jody Leng, MD, MS
Date: February 18, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ABG’s in Pregnancy

Title: ABG’s in Pregnancy
Speaker: Steve Lipman, MD
Date: February 17, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Transfusion – Bacterial Sepsis

Title: Transfusion – Bacterial Sepsis
Speaker: Brice Gaudillière, Ph.D., MD
Date: February 14, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Central Sleep Apnea (CSA)

Title: Central Sleep Apnea (CSA)
Speaker: A.G. Doufas, MD
Date: February 13, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Asthma and Bronchospasm: Anesthesia Management

Title: Asthma and Bronchospasm: Anesthesia Management
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: February 11, 2014
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:


Rhabdomyolysis

Title: Rhabdomyolysis
Speaker: HJM Lemmens, MD
Date: February 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Herbal Supplements

Title: Herbal Supplements
Speaker: Natalya Hasan-Hill, MD
Date: February 04, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Bupivacaine Toxicity: Treatment

Title: Bupivacaine Toxicity: Treatment
Speaker: Lindsey Ralls, MD
Date: January 31, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Functional Residual Capacity (FRC)

Title: Functional Residual Capacity (FRC)
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Date: January 30, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Difficult Airway Algorithm

Title: Difficult Airway Algorithm
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD
Date: January 28, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Axillary Block

Title: Axillary Block
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: January 27, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Morbid Obesity: Postoperative Complications

Title: Morbid Obesity: Postoperative Complications
Speaker: Jerry Ingrande, M.D., M.S.
Date: January 23, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ACC/AHA Perioperative CV Guidelines

Title: ACC/AHA Perioperative CV Guidelines
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: January 22, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Big Blue Volume 2
  • ACC/AHA 2007 Guidelines

Carcinoid Syndrome and Crisis

Title: Carcinoid Syndrome and Crisis
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: January 21, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Stellate Ganglion Block: Effects & Complications

Title: Stellate Ganglion Block: Effects & Complications
Speaker: Jordan Newmark, MD
Date: January 17, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Neal JM, Rathmell JP: Complications in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2nd Ed. 2013.
  • OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Youtube.com

Smoking cessation: acute physiology, p50 effects

Title: Smoking Cessation: Acute Physiology, p50 Effects
Speaker: Alex Tzabazis, MD
Date: January 16, 2014
PDF Slides
Additional Reading:


TEE-diagnosis-hypovolemia and LV failure

Title: TEE-diagnosis-hypovolemia and LV Failure
Speaker: Tatyana Travkina, MD
Date: January 15, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Pathophysiology of Pneumoperitoneum

Title: Pathophysiology of Pneumoperitoneum
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: January 14, 2014
PDF Slides


Multiple Sclerosis Perioperative Management

Title: Multiple Sclerosis Perioperative Management
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: January 13, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ABG & Pregnancy

Title: ABG & Pregnancy
Speaker: Kevin Malott, MD
Date: January 10, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • OpenAnesthesia Keyword
  • Chestnut’s Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice / edited by Chestnut, DH, et al. 4th edition. 2009. Mosby Elsevier.
  • Shnider and Levinson’s Anesthesia for Obstetrics / edited by Hughes SC, Levinson G, and Rosen MA. 2002. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Diagnosis of Cardiac Tamponad

Title: Diagnosis of Cardiac Tamponade
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: January 08, 2014
Powerpoint Slides


Suspected Malignant Hyperthermia Conditions that mimic MH

Title: Suspected Malignant Hyperthermia Conditions that mimic MH
Speaker: Javier Lorenzo, MD.
Date: January 07, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Electrical Hazards

Title: Electrical Hazards
Speaker: Larry Chu, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Anesthesia,
Director, Stanford AIM Lab.
Date: January 01, 2014
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia, 7th Edition, Chapter 100
  • Faust’s Anesthesiology Review, 3rd Edition

Total knee replacement - Regional anesthesia techniques

Title: Total Knee Replacement
Regional Anesthesia Techniques
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD
Date: December 23, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Differential Diagnosis of Delayed Emergence

Title: Differential Diagnosis of Delayed Emergence
Speaker: Karl Zheng, MD
Date: December 20, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Lab Assessment of Renal Function

Title: Lab Assessment of Renal Function
Speaker: Clifford Schmiesing, MD
Date: December 18, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Hypo-ventilation in PACU

Title: Hypo-ventilation in PACU
Speaker: Brice Gaudillière, Ph.D., M.D.
Date: December 17, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Indications for Preoperative ECG

Title: Indications for Preoperative ECG
Speaker: Clifford Schmiesing, MD
Date: December 16, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Tetralogy of Fallot

Title: Tetralogy of Fallot
Speaker: Becky Wong, MD
Date: December 13, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Implications

Title: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Implications
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: December 12, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Principles of Ultrasound

Title: Principles of Ultrasound
Speaker: Ryan Derby, MD
Date: December 10, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Bronchial Blockers: Advantages & Complications

Title: Bronchial Blockers: Advantages & Complications
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni MD PhD
Date: December 05, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Fat Embolism

Title: Fat Embolism
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD
Date: December 04, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Preoperative Evaluation for Lung Resection

Title: Preoperative Evaluation for Lung Resection
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: December 03, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Congestive Heart Failure and the Frank-Starling Curve

Title: Congestive Heart Failure and the Frank-Starling Curve
Speaker: Javier Lorenzo, MD
Date: November 27, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Title: Myofascial Pain Syndrome (MPS)—Diagnosis
Speaker: Jordan L. Newmark, MD
Associate Fellowship Director, Pain Medicine
Dept. of Anesthesiology, Pain & Perioperative Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Date: November, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Aspirated Foreign Bodies

Title: Aspirated Foreign Bodies
Speaker: Kevin Malott, MD
Date: November 22, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM)

Title: Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM)
Speaker: Karl Zheng, MD
Date: November 21, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


COPD and ABGs

Title: COPD and ABGs
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: November 20, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Title: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: November 18, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


When, how, why

Title: When, How, Why
Speaker: HJM Lemmens, MD
Date: November 12, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Vasopressin: Pharmacology, Diabetes Insipidus, Septic Shock

Title: Vasopressin: Pharmacology, Diabetes Insipidus, Septic Shock
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: November 11, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Traumatic Brain Injury

Title: Traumatic Brain Injury
Speaker: Vijay K Ramaiah, MD
Date: November 05, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

Regional/Neuraxial Anesthesia and Anticoagulation: To Block or Not to Block

Title: Regional/Neuraxial Anesthesia and Anticoagulation: To Block or Not to Block
Speaker: Jody Leng, MD, MS
Date: November 04, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Epidural Anatomy

Title: Epidural Anatomy
Speaker: Vivekanand Kulkarni MD PhD
Date: October 31, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Bromage PR. Anatomy. In Bromage PR ed. Epidural Analgesia. Philadelphia: WB Saunders 1978, 8-20
  • Starr M. Anesthesiology Boards: A Survival Guide. Churchill-Livingstone: 2000
  • Richardson J, Groen GJ. Applied Epidural Anatomy. Continuing Education in Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain. 2005: 5(3):98-100
  • AnesthesiaUK ( Figures)

Pheochromocytoma 101

Title: Pheochromocytoma 101
Speaker: Sara Nikravan, MD
Date: October 30, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Bronchospasm

Title: Bronchospasm
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD
Date: October 29, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Morgan GE, Jr., Mikhail MS, Murray MJ, "Chapter 23. Anesthesia for Patients with Respiratory Disease" (Chapter). Morgan GE, Jr., Mikhail MS, Murray MJ: Clinical Anesthesiology, 4e.
  • Sdrales LM, Miller R. Miller’s Anestehsia Review. “Chapter 24. Chronic pulmonary disease”. 2e.

Eaton-Lambert Syndrome

Title: Eaton-Lambert Syndrome- Mechanism, Physiology & NMB’s
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: October 25, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Nitric Oxide

Title: Nitric Oxide
Speaker: Ahmed Zaafran, MD
Date: October 24, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Modak, Anesthesiology Keywords Review
  • Mark J.D. Griffiths, M.R.C.P., Ph.D., and Timothy W. Evans, M.D., Ph.D. (December 22, 2005). "Inhaled Nitric Oxide Therapy in Adults". N Engl J Med 353 (25): 2683–2695.
  • Question: AnesthesiaPrep

Autonomic Hyperreflexia (AH)

Title: Autonomic Hyperreflexia (AH)
Speaker: AG Doufas, MD
Date: October 22, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Renal Failure Platelet Function

Title: Renal Failure Platelet Function
Speaker: HJM Lemmens, MD
Date: October 21, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Epiglottitis

Title: Epiglottitis
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS, MD, FCCP
Date: October 17, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Anterior Mediastinal Mass

Title: Anterior Mediastinal Mass
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: October 16, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anticholinesterase Poisoning: Treatment

Title: Anticholinesterase Poisoning: Treatments
Speaker: Lindsey Ralls, MD
Date: October 15, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Esophageal Foreign Bodies

Title: Esophageal Foreign Bodies
Speaker: Kevin Malott, MD
Date: October 4, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Rabinowitz, David, Intensive Pediatric Review, SPA 2013
  • Smith’s Anesthesia for Infants and Children. Davis, Cladis and Motoyama editors 8th Edition, Elsevier Mosby 2011

Post Operative Nausea

Title: Post Operative Nausea
Speaker: Bassam Kadry, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Co-Director OR Management Fellowship
Co-Director of Physician Entrepreneurship Fellowship
Core Faculty Anesthesia Informatics & Media Lab
Date: October 10, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Thyrotoxicosis

Title: Thyrotoxicosis
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: October 9, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Beach Chair (sitting) position

Title: Beach Chair (sitting) position
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: October 7, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Pacemakers: Designation, DDD Management, and Electrocautery

Title: Pacemakers: Designation, DDD Management, and Electrocautery
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: October 4, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


ICP and You

Title: ICP and You
Speaker: Karl Zheng, CA8
Date: October 02, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Double Lumen Tube Placement

Title: Double Lumen Tube Placement
Speaker: Ankeet Udani, MD
Date: October 01, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Transfusion mortality

Title: Transfusion mortality
Speaker: Tatyana Travkina, MD
Date: September 27, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Laryngeal Innervation And Laryngospasm

Title: Laryngeal Innervation And Laryngospasm
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: September 26, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia 7th edition
  • Open Anesthesia
  • Clinical Anesthesiology – Morgan and Mikhail

Renin-Angiotensin – Aldosteron System Inhibitors and Angioedema

Title: Renin-Angiotensin – Aldosteron System Inhibitors and Angioedema
Speaker: HJM Lemmens, MD
Date: September 23, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Airway Innervation

Title: Airway Innervation
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD
Date: September 20, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • http://www.nysora.com
  • Atlas of Regional Anesthesia, 4th Edition, By David L. Brown, MD
  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Peri-Operative Pain Relief, 2nd Edition, By Dominic Harmon, FFARCS(I), FRCA, MD, Available through www.expertconsultbook.com

Opioid Effects

Title: Opioid Effects
Speaker: Steven L. Shafer, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University
Adjunct Associate Professor of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, UCSF
Editor in Chief, Anesthesia & Analgesia
Date: September 16, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Glasgow Coma Scale

Title: Lung Isolation
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: September 13, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Lung Isolation

Title: Lung Isolation
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: September 12, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • One Lung Ventilation. OpenAnesthesia.org
  • Whyte RI et al. Section 5.0: Thoracic Surgery. In: Anesthesiologist’s Manual of Surgical Procedures (4ed). Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, 2009.
  • ACE questions/answers: Volume 7A (2010)

Methemoglobinemia

Title: Methemoglobinemia
Speaker: Suma Ramzan, MD
Date: September 11, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia
  • Pharmacology and Physiology in Anesthetic Practice by Robert K. Stoelting

Hyperthyroidism-Signs

Title: Hyperthyroidism-Signs
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: September 10, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Uptake of Volatile Anesthetics

Title: Uptake of Volatile Anesthetics
Speaker: AG Doufas, D
Stanford University School of Medicine
Date: September 9, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


ITE Keyword Presentation

Title: ITE Keyword Presentation
1. Addiction, Definition
2. Addiction, Risk Factors
Speaker: Jordan L. Newmark, MD
Associate Fellowship Director, Pain Medicine
Clinical Instructor, Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Date: September 6, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


MH-associated disorders & Succinylcholine induced hyperkalemia

Title: “MH-associated disorders” & “Succinylcholine induced hyperkalemia”
Speaker: Alex Tzabazis, MD
Date: September 5, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Uptake and distribution – Infant vs. Adult (ABA Keyword)

Title: Uptake and distribution – Infant vs. Adult (ABA Keyword)
Speaker: Kevin Malott, MD
Date: September 4, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Surgery Risk During Pregnancy

Title: Surgery Risk During Pregnancy
Speaker: Lindsey Ralls, MD
Date: September 3, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anesthetic Management: Penetrating Eye Injury

Title: Anesthetic Management: Penetrating Eye Injury
Speaker: Lindsey Ralls, MD
Date: August 30, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Non Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis (NAGMA)

Title: Non Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis (NAGMA)
Speaker: Sara Nikravan, MD, Clinical Instructor
Date: August 29, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Factors Influencing Local Anesthetic Onset

Title: Factors Influencing Local Anesthetic Onset
Speaker: Rachel Outterson, MD
Date: August 27, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Sodium Nitroprusside

Title: Sodium Nitroprusside
Speaker: Harry Lemmens, MD, Professor of Anesthesia at Stanford University Medical Center.
Date: August 26, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Transient Neurologic Symptoms

Title: Transient Neurologic Symptoms
Speaker: Ryan Derby, MD
Date: August 23, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Ankle Block - Anatomy

Title: Ankle Block - Anatomy
Speaker: Pedro Tanaka, MD, PhD
Date: August 22, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Minimum Alveolar Concentration (MAC)

Title: Minimum Alveolar Concentration (MAC)
Speaker: Anthony G. Doufas, MD, PhD
Date: August 21, 2013
Powerpoint Slides (PDF file)
Additional Reading:

  • Miller’s Anesthesia 7th Edition

Nitrous oxide absorption into closed spaces

Title: Nitrous Oxide Absorption into Closed Spaces
Speaker: Jeremy Collins, MD
Date: August 20, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Anaphylaxis: Diagnosis and Treatment

Title: Anaphylaxis: Diagnosis and Treatment
Speaker: Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD
Date: August 16, 2013
Powerpoint Slides (PDF file)
Additional Reading:


Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity

Title: Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity
Speaker: Jennifer Basarab-Tung, MD
Date: August 15, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Clinical Case-2013

Title: Clinical Case - 2013
Speaker: Ahmed Zaafran, MD
Stanford University SOM, Anesthesiology
Date: August 14, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Rheumatoid Arthritis Complications

Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis Complications
Speaker: Meredith Kan, MD
Date: August 13, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Laser Safe Endotracheal Tubes

Title: Laser Safe Endotracheal Tubes
Speaker: Maeve Hennessy, MD
Date: August 12, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Anesthesia Board Review: Fun With Nerves - the upper half

Title: Anesthesia Board Review: Fun With Nerves - the upper half
Speaker: Jennifer W. Lee, MD
Date: August 8, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


Reliability

Title: Reliability
Speaker: Ruth Fanning, MD
Date: August 7, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Arterial waveform - Peripheral vs. Central

Title: Arterial waveform - Peripheral vs. Central
Speaker: Ana M. Crawford, MD
Date: August 6, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:

  • Mark JB: Atlas of Cardiovascular Monitoring. New York, Churchill Livingstone, 1998: Figs. 9–9 and 9–10.
  • Hensley FA: A Practical Approach to Cardiovascular Anesthesia. Philidelphia, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2003: pages 103-114.

Ventilation settings Atelectasis

Title: ABA-Keyword: Ventilation settings Atelectasis
Speaker: Alimorad Djalali, MD
Date: August 5, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


2013 ITE Keyword Phrases: “Chronic Opioids: Side Effects”

Title: 2013 ITE Keyword Phrases: “Chronic Opioids: Side Effects”
Speaker: Jordan L. Newmark, MD, Clinical Instructor Anesthesia & Pain Medicine
Date: August 2, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


The-Pharmacology-and-Physiology-of-Liposuction

Title: Preoperative Hypertension: Cancel or Proceed?
Speaker: Larry Chu, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Anesthesia, Director, Stanford AIM Lab.
Date: August 1, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Opioid metabolites

Title: Active Opioid Metabolites
Speaker: Martin Angst, MD, Professor of Anesthesia at the Stanford University Medical Center.
Date: August 1, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Mixed-Venous-Oxygen-Saturation

Title: Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation
Speaker: Praveen Kalra, MBBS MD FCCP
Date: July 30, 2013
Powerpoint Slides
Additional Reading:


Pheochromocytoma 202

Title: Pheochromocytoma 202
Speaker: Sara Nikravan, MD
Date: March 05, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


ABA:TEE – Tamponade vs. Hypovolemia

Title: ABA:TEE – Tamponade vs. Hypovolemia
Speaker: Tatyana Travkina, MD
Date: February 19, 2013
Powerpoint Slides


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