Published Articles

These articles were written by UNMC Department of Anesthesiology Research faculty members and have been published in a variety of acclaimed industry publications in the past academic year. (July 1, 2017 - June 31, 2018)

Cooper JS, Thomas J, Singh S, Brakke T. Endoscopic Bubble Trouble: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Cerebral Gas Embolism During Upper Endoscopy. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2017 Jul;51(6):e48-e51. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000000614. PMID: 27479145

Becker BK, Wang H, Zucker IH.  Central TrkB blockade attenuates ICV angiotensin II-hypertension and sympathetic nerve activity in male Sprague-Dawley rats. Auton Neurosci. 2017 Jul;205:77-86. doi: 10.1016/j.autneu.2017.05.009. Epub 2017 May 19. PMID: 28549782

Kesherwani V, Shahshahan HR, Mishra PKCardiac transcriptome profiling of diabetic Akita mice using microarray and next generation sequencing. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 24;12(8):e0182828. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182828. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28837672

LeRiger M, Williams J, Duncan-Wiebe G, Shukry M. Paediatr Anaesth.  Acute masseter dystonia in a pediatric patient receiving aripiprazole and methylphenidate following induction of general anesthesia. 2017 Aug;27(8):863-864. doi: 10.1111/pan.13154. Epub 2017 Apr 17. PMID:  28419660

Markin N, Shillcutt SK, Chacon M. 3D Geometry of the AV: The Future of AV Repair or Just Another Measurement? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2017 Aug;31(4):1301-1303 DOI: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.04.009 PMID: 28800988

Kalil AC, Johnson DW, Cawcutt KA.  Vitamin C Is Not Ready for Prime Time in Sepsis but a Solution Is Close. Chest. 2017 Sep;152(3):676. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.025. PMID: 28889881

Hu G, Liao K, Yang L, Pendyala G, Kook Y, Fox HS, Buch S.  Tat-Mediated Induction of miRs-34a & -138 Promotes Astrocytic Activation via Downregulation of SIRT1: Implications for Aging in HAND. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2017 Sep;12(3):420-432. doi: 10.1007/s11481-017-9730-0. PMID: 28236278

Shillcutt SK, Chacon MM, Brakke TR, Roberts EK, Schulte TE, Markin N. Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: A Perioperative Review. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Oct;31(5):1820-1830. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.06.009. Epub 2017 Aug 30. PMID: 28869075

Wang HJ.  Mineralocorticoids: the secret of muscle reflex dysfunction in hypertension? Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2017 Nov 1;313(5):H931-H933. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00501.2017. Epub 2017 Aug 19. PMID: 28822968

LeRiger MM, Miler V, Tobias JD, Raman VT, Elmaraghy CA, Jatana KR. Potential for severe airway obstruction from pediatric retropharyngeal abscess. Int Med Case Rep J. 2017 Nov 23;10:381-384. doi: 10.2147/IMCRJ.S146661. eCollection 2017. PMID: 29200894

Sun K, Batra R, Markin NW, Suh M, Pipinos II, Roberts EK, Mactaggart JN, Baxter BT. Transesophageal Echocardiogram-Guided Stent Placement in Superior Vena Cava Syndrome Secondary to Granulomatous Lung Disease: A Case Series and Literature Review. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2017 Nov;51(8):562-566. doi: 10.1177/1538574417723157. Epub 2017 Oct 10. PMID: 29017434

Phillips B, Turco L, McDonald D, Mause A, Walters RW. Penetrating injuries to the duodenum: An analysis of 879 patients from the National Trauma Data Bank, 2010 to 2014. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Nov;83(5):810-817. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000001604. PMID: 28658014

Schulte TE. Endotracheal tube cuff inflation failure. J Clin Anesth. 2017 Nov;42:9. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2017.07.006. Epub 2017 Jul 24. PMID: 28962942

Shillcutt SK, Walsh DP, Thomas WR, Lyden E, Brakke TR, Ellis SJ, Lisco SJ, Markin NWThe Implementation of a Preoperative Transthoracic Echocardiography Consult Service by Anesthesiologists. Anesth Analg. 2017 Nov;125(5):1479-1481. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002156. PMID:  28640783

Fox AA, Eaton MP, Shillcutt SK. Meeting Report for the 39th Annual Meeting and Workshops of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. Anesth Analg. 2017 Dec 11. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002715. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 29239941

Chacon MM, Cheruku SR, Neuburger PJ, Lester L, Shillcutt SK. Perioperative care of the obese cardiac surgical patient.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Dec 13. pii: S1053-0770(17)31010-8. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.12.025. PMID: 29358013

Markin NW, Swaminathan M, Cobey FC. Occam's Foil: When One Diagnosis Isn't Enough. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Dec;31(6):2134. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.05.019. Epub 2017 May 12. PMID: 29066148

Krishnan B, Massilamany C, Basavalingappa RH, Gangaplara A, Rajasekaran RA, Afzal MZ, Khalilzad-Sharghi V, Zhou Y, Riethoven JJ, Nandi SS, Mishra PK, Sobel RA, Strande JL, Steffen D, Reddy J. Epitope Mapping of SERCA2a Identifies an Antigenic Determinant That Induces Mainly Atrial Myocarditis in A/J Mice. J Immunol. 2018 Jan 15;200(2):523-537. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701090. PMID: 29229678

Russell RT, Christiaans SC, Nice TR, Banks M, Mortellaro VE, Morgan C, Duhachek-Stapelman A, Lisco SJ, Kerby JD, Wagener BM, Chen MK, Pittet JF.  Histone-Complexed DNA Fragments Levels are Associated with Coagulopathy, Endothelial Cell Damage, and Increased Mortality after Severe Pediatric Trauma. Shock. 2018 Jan;49(1):44-52. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000902. PMID: 2850968

Thompson SL, Lisco SJPostoperative Respiratory Failure. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2018 Winter;56(1):147-164. doi: 10.1097/AIA.0000000000000173. PMID: 29189437

Chacon MM, Schulte TE. Liver Dysfunction in Cardiac Surgery - What Causes It and Is There Anything We Can Do? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018 Feb 23. pii: S1053-0770(18)30141-1. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2018.02.037. PMID: 29573949

Chacon MM, Roberts EK. Dilemmas for the Cardiac Anesthesiologist: Managing Conflicting Fluid Management Strategies During Combined Heart-Kidney Transplantation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018 Feb;32(1):50-52. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.10.044. PMID: 29246692

Kwizera A, Baelani I, Mer M, Kissoon N, Schultz MJ, Patterson AJ, Musa N, Farmer JC, Dünser MW; Sepsis in Resource-Limited Settings Workgroup of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign. The long sepsis journey in low- and middle-income countries begins with a first step...but on which road?  Crit Care. 2018 Mar 9;22(1):64. doi: 10.1186/s13054-018-1987-z. PMID: 29523184

Markin NW. Navigating to the Goal: The Importance of Shared Mental Models in Complex Environments. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018 Mar 15. pii: S1053-0770(18)30209-X. doi:  0.1053/j.jvca.2018.03.019. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29731333

Dinkel D, Hanson C, Koehler K, Berry AA, Kyvelidou A, Bice M, Wallen J, Bagenda D, Jana L, Pressler J.  An overview of assessment methodology for obesity-related variables in infants at risk.  Nutr Health. 2018 Mar;24(1):47-59. doi: 10.1177/0260106017732268. Epub 2017 Sep 25. PMID: 28944717

Phillips B, Reiter S, Murray EP, McDonald D, Turco L, Cornell DL, Asensio JA.  Trauma to the Superior Mesenteric Artery and Superior Mesenteric Vein: A Narrative Review of Rare but Lethal Injuries. World J Surg. 2018 Mar;42(3):713-726. doi: 10.1007/s00268-017-4212-3. PMID: 28875279

Fayad A, Shillcutt SK. Perioperative transesophageal echocardiography for non-cardiac surgery. Can J Anaesth. 2018 Apr;65(4):381-398. doi: 10.1007/s12630-017-1017-7. Epub 2017 Nov 17. PMID: 29150779

Shillcutt SK. Rounds.  JAMA. 2018 May 8;319(18):1863. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.4307. No abstract available. PMID: 29801015

Phillips B, Turco L, McDonald D, Mause E, Walters RW.  A subgroup analysis of penetrating injuries to the pancreas: 777 patients from the National Trauma Data Bank, 2010-2014.  J Surg Res. 2018 May;225:131-141. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2018.01.014. Epub 2018 Feb 21. PMID: 29605023

Rudd KE, Seymour CW, Aluisio AR, Augustin ME, Bagenda DS, Beane A, Byiringiro JC, Chang CH, Colas LN, Day NPJ, De Silva AP, Dondorp AM, Dünser MW, Faiz MA, Grant DS, Haniffa R, Van Hao N, Kennedy JN, Levine AC, Limmathurotsakul D, Mohanty S, Nosten F, Papali A, Patterson AJ, Schieffelin JS, Shaffer JG, Thuy DB, Thwaites CL, Urayeneza O, White NJ, West TE, Angus DC; Sepsis Assessment and Identification in Low Resource Settings (SAILORS) Collaboration. Association of the Quick Sequential (Sepsis-Related) Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) Score With Excess Hospital Mortality in Adults With Suspected Infection in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.  JAMA. 2018 Jun 5;319(21):2202-2211. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.6229. PMID: 29800114

Shillcutt SK, Silver JK. Social Media and Advancement of Women Physicians. N Engl J Med. 2018 Jun 14;378(24):2342-2345. doi: 10.1056/NEJMms1801980. No abstract available. PMID: 29897857

Urayeneza O, Mujyarugamba P, Rukemba Z, Nyiringabo V, Ntihinyurwa P, Baelani JI, Kwizera A, Bagenda D, Mer M, Musa N, Hoffman JT, Mudgapalli A, Porter AM, Kissoon N, Ulmer H, Harmon LA, Farmer JC, Dünser MW, Patterson AJ, Sepsis in Resource-Limited Nations Workgroup of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign. Increasing Evidence-Based Interventions in Patients with Acute Infections in a Resource-Limited Setting: A Before-and-After Feasibility Trial in Gitwe, Rwanda.  Crit Care Med. 2018 Jun 27. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003227. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29957715

Urayeneza O, Mujyarugamba P, Rukemba Z, Nyiringabo V, Ntihinyurwa P, Baelani JI, Kwizera A, Bagenda D, Mer M, Musa N, Hoffman JT, Mudgapalli A, Porter AM, Kissoon N, Ulmer H, Harmon LA, Farmer JC, Dünser MW, Patterson AJ; Sepsis in Resource-Limited Nations Workgroup of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign. Increasing evidence-based interventions in patients with acute infections in a resource-limited setting: a before-and-after feasibility trial in Gitwe, Rwanda. Intensive Care Med. 2018 Jun 28. doi: 10.1007/s00134-018-5266-x. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29955924

Shanks J, Xia Z, Lisco SJ, Rozanski GJ, Schultz HD, Zucker IH, Wang HJ. Sympatho-excitatory response to pulmonary chemosensitive spinal afferent activation in anesthetized, vagotomized rats.  Physiol Rep. 2018 Jun;6(12):e13742. doi: 10.14814/phy2.13742. PMID: 29906340

Fayad A, Shillcutt S, Meineri M, Ruddy TD, Ansari MT. Comparative Effectiveness and Harms of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography in Noncardiac Surgery: A Systematic Review. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018 Jun;22(2):122-136. doi: 10.1177/1089253218756756. PMID: 29441818

Shillcutt S, Peterson-Layne C. More than the Money: Work Culture Challenges for Women Anesthesiologists. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2018 Summer;56(3):44-58. doi: 10.1097/AIA.0000000000000191. PMID: 29889124

Anderson JB, Chowdhury D, Connor JA, Daniels CJ, Fleishman CE, Gaies M, Jacobs J, Kugler J, Madsen N, Beekman RH, Lihn S, Stewart-Huey K, Vincent R, Campbell R. Optimizing patient care and outcomes through the congenital heart center of the 21st century. Congenit Heart Dis. 2018;13(2):167-180. doi: 10.1111/chd.12575. PMID: 29400005

Nandi SS, Mishra PK. Targeting miRNA for Therapy of Juvenile and Adult Diabetic Cardiomyopathy. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2018;1056:47-59. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-74470-4_4. PMID: 29754174