EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago , 1989 , Chicago , IL

Internship

  • University of Chicago , 1990 , Chicago , IL

Residency

  • Massachusetts General Hospital , 1992 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1993 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

  • Massachusetts General Hospital , 1993 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Anesthesiology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Lessons from COVID-19: A reflection on the strengths and weakness of early consensus recommendations for pediatric difficult airway management during a respiratory viral pandemic using a modified Delphi method. Paediatr Anaesth. 2021 Aug 12. View abstract
  2. Hands-free continuous transthoracic echocardiography: A contemporary evolution of the precordial stethoscope. Paediatr Anaesth. 2021 05; 31(5):616-618. View abstract
  3. Aerosol barriers in pediatric anesthesiology: Clinical data supports FDA caution. Paediatr Anaesth. 2021 04; 31(4):461-464. View abstract
  4. Risk of Hypoxemia by Induction Technique Among Infants and Neonates Undergoing Pyloromyotomy. Anesth Analg. 2021 02 01; 132(2):367-373. View abstract
  5. Supraglottic airway and aerosol generation: Reality or simulation? Resuscitation. 2021 03; 160:172-173. View abstract
  6. First-attempt success rate of video laryngoscopy in small infants (VISI): a multicentre, randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2020 12 12; 396(10266):1905-1913. View abstract
  7. A comparison of videolaryngoscopy using standard blades or non-standard blades in children in the Paediatric Difficult Intubation Registry. Br J Anaesth. 2021 Jan; 126(1):331-339. View abstract
  8. Airway Abnormalities in Patients With Congenital Heart Disease: Incidence and Associated Factors. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021 Jan; 35(1):139-144. View abstract
  9. A Retrospective Analysis of Neuromuscular Blocking Drug Use and Ventilation Technique on Complications in the Pediatric Difficult Intubation Registry Using Propensity Score Matching. Anesth Analg. 2020 08; 131(2):469-479. View abstract
  10. Pediatric Airway Management in COVID-19 Patients: Consensus Guidelines From the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia's Pediatric Difficult Intubation Collaborative and the Canadian Pediatric Anesthesia Society. Anesth Analg. 2020 07; 131(1):61-73. View abstract
  11. More on Barrier Enclosure during Endotracheal Intubation. N Engl J Med. 2020 05 21; 382(21):e69. View abstract
  12. A Narrative Review of Oxygenation During Pediatric Intubation and Airway Procedures. Anesth Analg. 2020 04; 130(4):831-840. View abstract
  13. Emerging trends, techniques, and equipment for airway management in pediatric patients. Paediatr Anaesth. 2020 03; 30(3):269-279. View abstract
  14. Neonatal Airway Management. Clin Perinatol. 2019 12; 46(4):745-763. View abstract
  15. Cuffed versus uncuffed endotracheal tubes for general anaesthesia in children aged eight years and under. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017 Nov 17; 11:CD011954. View abstract
  16. The efficacy of GlideScope® videolaryngoscopy compared with direct laryngoscopy in children who are difficult to intubate: an analysis from the paediatric difficult intubation registry. Br J Anaesth. 2017 Nov 01; 119(5):984-992. View abstract
  17. Videolaryngoscopy versus Fiber-optic Intubation through a Supraglottic Airway in Children with a Difficult Airway: An Analysis from the Multicenter Pediatric Difficult Intubation Registry. Anesthesiology. 2017 09; 127(3):432-440. View abstract
  18. Incidence and predictors of massive bleeding in children undergoing liver transplantation: A single-center retrospective analysis. Paediatr Anaesth. 2017 Jul; 27(7):718-725. View abstract
  19. Continuous ventilation during flexible fiberscopic-assisted intubation via supraglottic airways. Paediatr Anaesth. 2016 Apr; 26(4):457-8. View abstract
  20. 'Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it'. Paediatr Anaesth. 2016 Apr; 26(4):333-4. View abstract
  21. Airway management complications in children with difficult tracheal intubation from the Pediatric Difficult Intubation (PeDI) registry: a prospective cohort analysis. Lancet Respir Med. 2016 Jan; 4(1):37-48. View abstract
  22. New pediatric airway devices, friends or foes? Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Jun; 25(6):648-9. View abstract
  23. A randomized multi-institutional crossover comparison of the GlideScope® Cobalt Video laryngoscope to the flexible fiberoptic bronchoscope in a Pierre Robin manikin. Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Aug; 25(8):801-806. View abstract
  24. Risks of fixed-angle supraglottic airways in infants. Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Apr; 25(4):432-3. View abstract
  25. GlideScope cobalt videolaryngoscope: mirrors and illusions. Anesthesiology. 2015 Feb; 122(2):436. View abstract
  26. Videolaryngoscopes in pediatric anesthesia: what's new? Minerva Anestesiol. 2014 Jan; 80(1):76-82. View abstract
  27. Blind intubation through the air-Q laryngeal mask in children - a word of caution. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Sep; 20(9):900-1. View abstract
  28. Blind intubation through the air-Q laryngeal mask in children – A word of caution. Pediatric Anesthesia. 2010; 20(9):900-901. View abstract
  29. Simple, reliable replacement of pilot balloons for a variety of clinical situations. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Jun; 20(6):490-4. View abstract
  30. Initial experience with the air-Q as a conduit for fiberoptic tracheal intubation in infants. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Feb; 20(2):205-6. View abstract
  31. An Endotracheal Tube as the “Circuit Connector” When Intubating Via Laryngeal Masks. 2009. View abstract
  32. Analysis of the Pre-induction Checkout of the Anesthesia Machine for Quality Assurance Before and After Implementation of a Feedback System. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Jacksonville, FL. 2009. View abstract
  33. Overcoming the Pilot Balloon “Blues”. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Jacksonville, FL. 2009. View abstract
  34. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2009. View abstract
  35. Prolonged Idle Times for Drager Apollo® Anesthesia Machines Improve Isoflurane Washout. Anesthesiology. 2008; 109:A258. View abstract
  36. An Improved Washout Procedure for the Drager Apollo® Anesthesia Machine. Anesthesiology. 2008; 109:A1574. View abstract
  37. Prolonged Idle Times for Drager Apollo® Anesthesia Machines Improve Isoflurane Washout. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, San Diego, CA. 2008. View abstract
  38. Managing The Difficult Pediatric Airway: Attending And Trainee Preferences For Education And Training. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, San Diego, CA. 2008. View abstract
  39. An Improved Washout Procedure For The Drager Apollo® Anesthesia Machine. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, San Diego, CA. 2008. View abstract
  40. Managing The Difficult Pediatric Airway: Attending And Trainee Practice Patterns . Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, San Diego, CA. 2008. View abstract
  41. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2008. View abstract
  42. Transplantation Anesthesia. 3rd ed. 2007. View abstract
  43. Lacrimal Duct Probe and Irrigation. Pediatric Anesthesia Practice, Ronald S Litman, ed. 2007. View abstract
  44. Splenectomy. Pediatric Anesthesia Practice, Ronald S Litman, ed. 2007. View abstract
  45. Open Globe Injury Repair. Pediatric Anesthesia Practice, Ronald S Litman, ed. 2007. View abstract
  46. Anesthetic Implications of Pallister-Hall Syndrome. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Phoenix, Arizona. 2007; CR60. View abstract
  47. Delayed Inhalation Induction? Comparing the Rate of Rise of Inspired Sevoflurane in an Older (Narkomed 2B) and a New Generation (Dräger Apollo) Anesthesia Machine. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Phoenix, Arizona. 2007. View abstract
  48. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2007. View abstract
  49. Urgent fiberoptic intubation through a laryngeal mask airway in neonate with Pierre Robin Sequence outside of an operating room environment. Proceedings of the American Society of Anesthesiology, Chicago, IL. 2006. View abstract
  50. Laparoscopic surgery in a patient with Fontan physiology. Anesth Analg. 2006 Oct; 103(4):856-8. View abstract
  51. Anesthesia for Open Globe Repair. Strategies in Pediatric Anesthesia, RS Litman, ed. 2006. View abstract
  52. Anesthesia for Splenectomy. Strategies in Pediatric Anesthesia, RS Litman, ed. 2006. View abstract
  53. Anesthesia for Lacrimal Duct Probe and Irrigation. Strategies in Pediatric Anesthesia, RS Litman, ed. 2006. View abstract
  54. Anesthetic management of a patient with Hepatopulmonary Syndrome, prolonged QTc interval and panhypopituitarism for liver transplantation. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Florida. 2006. View abstract
  55. Urgent fiberoptic intubation through a laryngeal mask airway in neonate with Pierre Robin Sequence outside of an operating room environment. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Florida. 2006. View abstract
  56. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2006. View abstract
  57. Postoperative Green Urine. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Florida. 2005. View abstract
  58. Laparoscopic Surgery in a Patient with Fontan Physiology. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Florida. 2005. View abstract
  59. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2005. View abstract
  60. Complete Cleft Sternum and Tetralogy of Fallot in a Newborn. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Arizona. 2004. View abstract
  61. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2004. View abstract
  62. Failure of the Arndt Endobronchial Blocker Due to an Anatomical Variant of the Right Main Bronchus. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, Florida. 2003. View abstract
  63. Anesthesia for Transplantation Digital Reference Library. 2003. View abstract
  64. E-cylinder-powered mechanical ventilation may adversely impact anesthetic management and efficiency. Anesth Analg. 2002 Jul; 95(1):148-50, table of contents. View abstract
  65. Anesthesia for Lacrimal Duct Probe and Irrigation. Strategies in Pediatric Anesthesia, RS Litman, ed. 2002. View abstract
  66. Anesthesia for Splenectomy. Strategies in Pediatric Anesthesia, RS Litman, ed. 2002. View abstract
  67. Anesthesia for Open Globe Repair. Strategies in Pediatric Anesthesia, RS Litman, ed. 2002. View abstract
  68. Catecholamine Surges during Pheochromocytoma Resection have a Stimulatory Effect on the Bispectral Index. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, California. 2001. View abstract
  69. Formula to Prevent Overdoses of Muscle Relaxants. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia and American Academy of Pediatrics, California. 2001. View abstract
  70. Pediatric Airway Management and the PeriAnesthesia Nurse. Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing. 2001; 16:231. View abstract
  71. Is there a Controversy Over Propofol for Strabismus Surgery?. Proceedings of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Mid-Winter Meeting, Texas. 1997. View abstract
  72. Unrecognized Electrocardiographic Events in Children During Anesthesia. Proceedings of the 50th Postgraduate Assembly in Anesthesiology of the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, New York. 1996. View abstract
  73. Specific Considerations with Renal Disease. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures of the Massachusetts General Hospital, Davison JK, Eckhardt III WF, Perese DA, eds. 1993; 43-58. View abstract
  74. Automated entry of radiology requisition information with artificial-intelligence techniques. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1989 Nov; 153(5):1085-8. View abstract
  75. Radiology "Order Entry" Using Artificial-Intelligence Techniques. VII International Congress of Radiology, France. 1989. View abstract
  76. Amphiphilic Beta-strand Segment of Apolipoprotein E. The 43rd Annual Senior Scientific Session, University of Chicago. 1989. View abstract
  77. Life at Pritzker. 1989. View abstract
  78. Heterobifunctional Structure of Apolipoprotein E. International Symposium on Atherosclerosis, Italy. 1988. View abstract