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Dr. Ahmed Hegazy

Assistant Professor


Director and Lead Instructor for the 2nd Annual Perioperative Ultrasound Western workshop. Dec. 3-4 2016, Western University.

Recent Publications

Hegazy AF. Book and New Media Reviews: Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Perioperative Medicine A-Z: An Encyclopaedia of Principles and Practice, 6th Edition. Can J Anesth Can d’anesthésie 2019; 66: 346–7 Available from:

Chui J, Lavi R, Hegazy AF, Jones PM, Arellano R, Yang H, Bainbridge D. Identifying barriers to the use of ultrasound in the perioperative period: a survey of southwestern Ontario anesthesiologists. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Apr 4;19(1):214. doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4040-2.

Polderman K, Hegazy A, Lundbye J, Watson N. Current Advances in the Use of Therapeutic Hypothermia. Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag. 2019 Mar;9(1):2-7. doi: 10.1089/ther.2018.29055.khp. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

Ludwig, N. and Hegazy, A. “Pulmonary Ultrasound" in Principles and Practice of Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery, Slinger, P. (Ed.). Springer International Publishing; 2019 p. 457–69.

Randhawa VK, Grunau BE, Debicki DB, Zhou J, Hegazy AF, McPherson T, Nagpal AD.Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Management of Patients After Cardiac Arrest: Now the Real Work Begins. Can J Cardiol. 2018 Feb;34(2):156-167. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2017.11.013.

Naiman MI, Gray M, Haymore J, Hegazy AF, Markota A, Badjatia N, et al. Esophageal Heat Transfer for Patient Temperature Control and Targeted Temperature ManagementJ. Vis. Exp. (129), e56579, doi:10.3791/56579 (2017).

Hegazy AF, Lapierre DM, Butler R, Martin J, Althenayan E. The esophageal cooling device: A new temperature control tool in the intensivist's arsenal. Heart Lung. 2017 Apr 11. [Epub Ahead of Print]

Hegazy AF, Lapierre DM, Butler R, Althenayan E. Temperature control in critically ill patients with a novel esophageal cooling device: a case series. BMC Anesthesiology. 2015 Oct 19;15(1):152.

Arntfield R, Pace J, McLeod S, Granton J, Hegazy A, Lingard L. Focused transesophageal echocardiography for emergency physicians-description and results from simulation training of a structured four-view examination. Crit Ultrasound J. 2015 Dec;7(1):27. doi: 10.1186/s13089-015-0027-3. Epub 2015 Jun 12.

Gebhardt C, Hegazy AF, Arntfield R. Valves [Chapter 16]. p. 119-125. In: Soni NJ, Arntfield R, Kory P, editors. Point-of-Care Ultrasound, Elsevier Saunders c2015. 

Hegazy AF, McConachie I. Oxygen therapy [Chapter 3]. p. 20-27. In: Fuller J, Granton J, McConachie I, editors. Handbook of ICU Therapy, 3rd Ed. United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press; c2015.