In the Literature: New Research from Our Faculty, Dr. Arellano & Dr. Ralley

Thursday, August 28, 2014

New study: Off-label use of recombinant activated factor VII in surgical and non-surgical patients at 16 Canadian hospitals from 2007 to 2010 (Canadian Registry Report) … (Read More)

Join us tomorrow morning for Grand Rounds! Perioperative Hemodynamic Optimization

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Lecture: "Perioperative Hemodynamic Optimization" Dr. Jamal Alhashemi, MBBS, MSc, FRCPC, FCCP, FCCM Faculty Candidate Seminar Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 - 07:30 AM Location: UH Auditorium B (3rd Floor) … (Read More)

Media & IT Update from Brie

Thursday, August 21, 2014

City-wide: Department Website and Annual Report; UH Specific: Projector and A2-101. This department is a dynamic place, and as such there are many changes and updates on the horizon for the Department’s media, marketing and IT. … (Read More)

In the Literature: New Research from Faculty, Dr. Jason Chui

Friday, August 15, 2014

Cerebrovascular reactivity to carbon dioxide under anesthesia: a qualitative systematic review. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2014 Aug 7. [Epub ahead of print] … (Read More)

In the Literature: New Research from Our Faculty, Dr. Bainbridge, Dr. Jones, and Dr. Iglesias

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Transventricular crushing and extrication of embolized transcatheter aortic valve prosthesis. Can J Cardiol. [Epub ahead of print]...Valve embolization after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) occurs in up to 1% of cases and is often related to inadequate aortic annular visualization... … (Read More)

We're making history! Canada’s first pain medicine residency program is launched

Monday, July 28, 2014

Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry has launched Canada’s first Pain Medicine Residency program. The clinic is located at St Joseph’s Health Care in London and will train doctors how to relieve pain without relying on addiction-forming narcotics. … (Read More)

New Research from Our Faculty (Drs. Vishal Uppal, Rakesh Sondekoppam and Su Ganapathy)

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Effect of beam steering on the visibility of echogenic and non-echogenic needles: a laboratory study. Can J Anesth. 2014 Jul 23 [Epub ahead of print]. … (Read More)

Dr. Richard Cherry appointed as Associate Dean, Continuing Professional Development

Monday, July 7, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Richard Cherry, who has been appointed as Associate Dean, Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019 … (Read More)

New study: Ultrasound-guided greater palatine nerve block: a case series of anatomical descriptions and clinical evaluations

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

New article from our faculty, Dr. Sondekoppam and Dr. Ganapathy. The goal of the study is to investigate the feasibility of using ultrasound to locate and characterize the greater palatine foramen (GPF) … (Read More)

Obstetric Anesthesia fellow, Dr. Ramesh Vedagiri Sai wins best OB paper at CAS

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Dr. Ramesh Vedagiri Sai, Obstetric Anesthesia fellow, and co-authors Dr. Indu Singh, Dr. Philip Jones, and Dr. Kamal Kumar win best OB paper at CAS for SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF TRANEXAMIC ACID FOR BLEEDING IN CESAREAN SECTION (39201) … (Read More)