Schulich school of Medicine and Dentistry logo Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry


Survey of the capacity for essential surgery and anaesthesia services in Papua New Guinea.
BMJ Open. 2015 Dec 16;5(12):e009841
Authors: Martin J, Tau G, Cherian MN, Vergel de Dios J, Mills D, Fitzpatrick J, Adu-Krow W, Cheng D

One-year outcome of the sevoflurane in acute myocardial infarction randomized trial. 
Can J Anaesth. 2015 Dec;62(12):1279-1286.
Authors: Lavi S, Alemayehu M, McCarty D, Warrington J, Lavi R.

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.
Authors: Arntfield R, Pace J, McLeod S, Granton J, Hegazy A, Lingard L. 

Tranexamic acid: When is enough (data) enough?
Can J Anesth. 2015 Nov;62(11):1149-1152.
Author: Ralley FE.

A systematic review of transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography in non-cardiac surgery: implications for point-of-care ultrasound education in the operating room.
Can J Anaesth. 2015 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Jasudavisius A, Arellano R, Martin J, McConnell B, Bainbridge D.

The real cost of care: focus on value for money, rather than price-tags. 
Can J Anaesth. 2015 Oct;62(10):1034-41. ;27(2):123-35.
Authors: Martin J, Cheng D. 

Heparin for cardiac surgery: old and forgotten? In Response to “Evaluation of a novel transfusion algorithm employing point-of-care coagulation assays in cardiac surgery: a retrospective cohort study with interrupted time-series analysis.” 
Anesthesiol. 2015 Oct;123(4):974-5.
Authors: Bulatovic R, Taneja R. 

Pudendal Nerve Blockade [chapter 56]. In: Jankovic D, Peng P. Regional Nerve Blocks in Anesthesia and Pain Therapy, 4th Ed.
2015 Oct. Springer. p.737-351.
Authors: Bellingham G, Peng P. 

Ultrasound in Obstetric Anesthesia [chapter 7]. In: Santos A, Epstein JN, Chaudhuri K. Clinical Anesthesiology Guide: Obstetric Anesthesia.
2015. McGraw Hill. 
Authors: Kamal K, Turkstra T. 

Cardiac output and cerebral blood flow: the integrated regulation of brain perfusion in adult humans.
Anesthesiology. 2015 Sep 24. [Epub ahead of print] 
Authors: Meng L, Hou W, Chui J, Han R, Gelb AW. 

Basal ganglia perfusion in fibromyalgia is related to pain disability and disease impact - An arterial spin labeling study.
Clin J Pain. 2015 Sep 3. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Shokouhi M, Davis KD, Moulin DE, Morley-Forster P, Nielson WR, Bureau Y, St Lawrence K.

Anatomical study of the infraorbital foramen: A basis for successful infraorbital nerve block.
Clin Anat. 2015 Sep;28(6):753-60.
Authors: Aggarwal A, Kaur H, Gupta T, Tubbs RS, Sahni D, Batra YK, Sondekoppam RV. 

Microvascular reactivity and clinical outcomes in cardiac surgery.
Crit Care. 2015 Sep 4;19(1):316.
Authors: Kim TK, Cho YJ, Min JJ, Murkin JM, Bahk JH, Hong DM, Jeon Y. 

Adaptive practices in heart failure care teams: implications for patient-centered care in the context of complexity.
J Multidiscip Healthc. 2015 Aug 19;8:365-76. 
Authors: Tait GR, Bates J, LaDonna KA, Schulz VN, Strachan PH, McDougall A, Lingard L. 

Successful hepatectomy using venovenous bypass in a patient with carcinoid heart disease with severe tricuspid regurgitation. 
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Aug 8. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Suphathamwit A, Dhir A, Dobkowski W, Quan D.

ISMICS Consensus Conference and Statements of Randomized Controlled Trials of Off-Pump versus Conventional Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.
Innovations (Phila). 2015 Jul-Aug;10(4):219-29. 
Authors: Puskas JD, Martin J, Cheng DC, Benussi S, Bonawtti JO, Diegeler A, Ferdinand FD, Kieser TM, Lamy A, Mack MJ, Patel NC, Ruel M, Sabik JF 3rd, Yanagawa B, Zamvar V. 

Extramural pilot project: designated on-call intensivist in tertiary care centre improves access to critical care consultation/referral and resources. 
Healthc Q. 2015 Jul;18(2):46-9.
Authors: Sharpe MD, Jeffreys C, Martin C, Barrett M, Priestap F, Pierce M, Kojlak J. 

Anatomical variations of the greater palatine nerve in the greater palatine canal.
J Can Dent Assoc. 2015 Jul;81:f14.
Authors: Galil KA, Hafeez NS, Ganapathy S, Sondekoppam R, Johnson M, Merrifield P. 

Management of labour and delivery in congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries.
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2015 Jul 14. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Dhir S, Racine J, Gratton R, Bergin L, de Vrijer B. 

Early extubation and fast-track management of off-pump cardiac patients in the intensive care unit.
Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Jun;19(2):163-8.
Authors: Bainbridge D, Cheng DC.

A prospective observational comparison between arm and wrist blood pressure during scheduled cesarean delivery.
Anesth Analg. 2015 Jun 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Sebbag I, Massey SR, Albert AY, Dube A, Gunka V, Douglas MJ. 

Long term outcome of the management of chronic neuropathic pain - A prospective observational study.
J Pain. 2015 Jun 12. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Moulin DE, Clark AJ, Gordon A, Lynch M, Morley-Forster PK, Nathan H, Smyth C, Toth C, VanDenKerkhof E, Gilani A, Ware MA. 

Supporting the use of health technology assessments by decision-makers. 
Healthc Policy. 2015 May;10(4):10-15.
Authors: Polisena J, Lavis JN, Juzwishin D, McLean-Veysey P, Graham ID, Harstall C, Martin J.

Pharmacologic Management of Acute Pain in Trauma [Chapter 15]. In: Trauma Anesthesia, 2nd Edition. 
Cambridge University Press. 2015 May 23. p. 244-266
Authors: Dhir S, Sondekoppam RV, Ganapathy S

Regional Anesthesia [Chapter 16]. In: Trauma Anesthesia, 2nd Edition.  
Cambridge University Press. 2015 May 23. p. 267-303.
Authors: Dhir S, Sharma R, Ganapathy S

In response to Admission after sleep surgery is unnecessary in patients without cardiovascular disease.
Laryngoscope. 2015 May;125(5):E191.
Authors: Rotenberg BW, Fuller J, Bureau Y.

In reference to Admission after sleep surgery is unnecessary in patients without cardiovascular disease.
Laryngoscope. 2015 May;125(5):E190.
Authors: Jones PM, Martin J.

Vital signs after haemorrhage - Caution is appropriate. 
Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care. Available online 29 April 2015. 
Authors: Schultz W, McConachie I

Salvaging catastrophe in transcatheter aortic valve implantation: rehearsal, preassigned roles, and emergency preparedness.
Can J Anaesth. 2015 Apr 29. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Tam DY, Jones PM, Kiaii B, Diamantouros P, Teefy P, Bainbridge D, Cleland A, Fernandes P, Chu MW.

Detection and visualization of dural pulsation for spine needle interventions. 
Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2015 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: McLeod AJ, Baxter JS, Ameri G, Ganapathy S, Peters TM, Chen EC. 

The RECITE Study: A Canadian prospective, multicenter study of the incidence and severity of residual neuromuscular blockade.
Anesth Analg. 2015 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Fortier LP, McKeen D, Turner K, de Médicis É, Warriner B, Jones PM, Chaput A, Pouliot JF, Galarneau A.

Cerebrovascular reactivity to carbon dioxide under anesthesia: a qualitative systematic review. 
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2015 Apr;27(2):123-35.
Authors: Mariappan R, Mehta J, Chui J, Manninen P, Venkatraghavan L. 

Peripheral thrombosis and necrosis after minimally invasive redo mitral valve replacement due to unknown etiology: Difficult diagnosis of heparin induced thrombocytopenia.
Case Rep Vasc Med. 2015;383104. [Epub 2015 Apr 14]
Authors: Nakamura Y, Bainbridge DT, Kiaii B.

Additional tip to facilitate GlideScope intubation.
Minerva Anestesiol. 2015 Apr 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Turkstra TP, Rachinsky M, Batohi P. 

Lessons from aviation - the role of checklists in minimally invasive cardiac surgery.
Perfusion. 2015 Apr 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Hussain S, Adams C, Cleland A, Jones PM, Walsh G, Kiaii B.

Cerebrovascular reactivity to carbon dioxide under anesthesia: a qualitative systematic review.
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2015 Apr;27(2):123-35.
Authors: Mariappan R, Mehta J, Chui J, Manninen P, Venkatraghavan L.

Interrelationship of preoperative anemia, intraoperative anemia, and red blood cell transfusion as potentially modifiable risk factors for acute kidney injury in cardiac surgery: a historical multicentre cohort study. 
Can J Anaesth. 2015 Apr;62(4):377-384. 
Authors: Karkouti K, Grocott HP, Hall R, Jessen ME, Kruger C, Lerner AB, MacAdams C, Mazer CD, de Medicis É, Myles P, Ralley F, Rheault MR, Rochon A, Slaughter MS, Sternlicht A, Syed S, Waters T. 

Videolaryngoscopy - for all intubations? In Response to "Videolaryngoscopy as a new standard of care." Zaouter C, Calderon J, Hemmerling TM.
Br J Anaesth. Br J Anaesth. 2015 Mar;114(2):181-183. [eLetters]
Authors: Bulatovic R, Taneja R. 

Tissue microcirculation measured by vascular occlusion test during anesthesia induction. 
J Clin Monit Comput. 2015 Mar 8. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Kim TK, Cho YJ, Min JJ, Murkin JM, Bahk JH, Hong DM, Jeon Y.

Continuous cardiac output measurement by un-calibrated pulse wave analysis and pulmonary artery catheter in patients with septic shock.
J Clin Monit Comput. 2015 Feb 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Ganter MT, Alhashemi JA, Al-Shabasy AM, Schmid UM, Schott P, Shalabi SA, Badri AM, Hartnack S, Hofer CK.

Postoperative pain management in patients with chronic kidney disease.
J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol. 2015;31(1):6-13.
Authors: Tawfic QA, Bellingham G.

Long-term quit rates after a perioperative smoking cessation randomized controlled trial.
Anesth Analg. 2015 Mar;120(3):582-587.
Authors: Lee SM, Landry J, Jones PM, Buhrmann O, Morley-Forster P.

Robotic coronary artery bypass surgery in a patient with haemophilia A.
Haemophilia. 2015 Mar;21(2):e128-30.
Authors: German M, Minuk L, Adams C, Diamantouros P, Iglesias I, Jones PM, Kiaii B.

Effect of ascorbate on plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 expression and release from platelets and endothelial cells in an in-vitro model of sepsis.
Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2015 Feb 27. [Epub ahead of print] 
Authors: Swarbreck SB, Secor D, Ellis CG, Sharpe MD, Wilson JX, Tyml K.

Admission after sleep surgery is unnecessary in patients without cardiovascular disease.
Laryngoscope. 2015 Feb;125(2):498-502.
Authors: Rotenberg B, Theriault J, Cheng H, Fuller J.

Early detection and treatment of an air embolism during cardiac surgery.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Feb 4. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Weiner MM, Wicker J, Fischer GW, Adams DH, Bronster D, Evans AS, Murkin JM, Grocott HP

Percutaneous superior vena cava drainage during minimally invasive mitral valve surgery: a randomized, crossover study.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Feb;29(1):101-6.
Authors: Bainbridge D, Chu MW, Kiaii B, Cleland A, Murkin J.

Effectiveness of diagnostic strategies in suspected delayed cerebral ischemia: a decision analysis.
Stroke. 2015 Jan;46(1):77-83.
Authors: Rawal S, Barnett C, John-Baptiste A, Thein HH, Krings T, Rinkel GJ. 

Unilateral postoperative pulmonary edema after minimally invasive cardiac surgical procedures: a case-control study.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jan;99(1):115-22.
Authors: Tutschka MP, Bainbridge D, Chu MW, Kiaii B, Jones PM.

A randomized controlled trial of adaptive support ventilation mode to wean patients after fast-track cardiac valvular surgery.
Anesthesiology. 2015 Jan 7. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Zhu F, Gomersall CD, Ng SK, Underwood MJ, Lee A.

Injectate spread following ultrasound-guided lateral to medial approach for dual transversus abdominis plane blocks.
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2015 Jan 13. [Epub ahead of print]
Authors: Sondekoppam RV, Brookes J, Morris L, Johnson M, Ganapathy S.

Acute pain service: past, present and future.
Pain Manag. 2015 Jan;5(1):47-58.
Authors: Tawfic QA, Faris AS.

Anesthetic management of patients undergoing intracranial bypass procedures.
Anesthes Analg. 2015 Jan;120(1):193-203.
Authors: Chui J, Manninen P, Sacho RH, Venkatraghavan L.

Last Updated: January 27, 2016