Resident Research

Congratulations to residents Drs. Jose Gallardo, Chike Okeagu, Brittni Lanoux, and Alex Pham who all presented at the 54th annual Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology conference in Chicago this past May! Resident obstetric research was spearheaded by our own Obstetric Anesthesthesiologist Dr. Corinne Weinstein!


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Congratulations to Alex Pham, M.D!

Alex Pham presented his research titled, "Dorsal Root Ganglion and Chronic Pain" at this

years ASIPP 2021, and won the Outstanding Abstract Achievement Award!


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Congratulations to Ken Ehrhardt, M.D. and John Cefalu, M.D.!

John's abstracts titled, "An Analysis of Responses to Adenosine in the Pulmonary Vascular Bed of the Cat" and "Ghana Laryngeal Airway in Clinical Practice: A Prospective Observational Study" were accepted for presentation at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists in Orlando, FL.

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Ken and John's abstract titled, "Recent Technological Advancements in Regional Anesthesia" was accepted for presentation at the 18th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting (ASRA) in New Orleans, LA.

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2017-2018 Anesthesiology Quality Improvement Projects

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Selected Resident Publications

Emelife PI, Eng MR, Menard BL, Meyers AS, Cornett EM, Urman RD, Kaye AD. Adjunct Medications for Peripheral and Neuraxial Anesthesia. Best Practice & Research Clinical Anaesthesiology. 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.bpa.2018.06.011.

Anyama BO, Viswanath O, De La Cuesta C, Kannan M, Wittels M, Xydas S, Kaye AD, Farcy DA. Emergent Surgical Embolectomy for Massive Pulmonary Embolism Causing Intraoperative Cardiac Arrest. Ochsner Journal. June 2018, 18 (2) 183-187. DOI: 10.31486/toj.17.0067.

Kata V, Novitch MB, Jones MR, Anyama BO, Helander EM, Kaye AD. Opioid addiction, diversion, and abuse in chronic and cancer pain. Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2018 Jun;12(2):124-130. PMID: 29465470. DOI: 10.1097/SPC.0000000000000333.

Ostling PS, Davidson KS, Anyama BO, Helander EM, Wyche MQ, Kaye AD. America's Opioid Epidemic: a Comprehensive Review and Look into the Rising Crisis. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2018 Apr 4;22(5):32. PMID: 29619569. DOI: 10.1007/s11916-018-0685-5.

Ehrhardt KP Jr, Mothersele SM, Brunk AJ, Green JB, Jones MR, Billeaud CB, Kaye AD. Spinal Cord Stimulation, MILD Procedure, and Regenerative Medicine, Novel Interventional Nonopioid Therapies in Chronic Pain. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2018 Mar 19;22(4):26. PMID: 29556832. DOI: 10.1007/s11916-018-0680-x.

Webb MP, Helander EM, Menard BL, Urman RD, Kaye AD. Tanezumab: a selective humanized mAb for chronic lower back pain. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2018 Feb 21;14:361-367. PMID: 29503555. PMCID: PMC5825994. DOI: 10.2147/TCRM.S144125.

Helander EM, Billeaud CB, Kline RJ, Emelife PI, Harmon CM, Prabhakar A, Urman RD, Kaye AD. Multimodal Approaches to Analgesia in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Pathways. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2017 Fall;55(4):51-69.

Kaye AD, Cornett EM2, Helander E, Menard B, Hsu E, Hart B, Brunk A. An Update on Nonopioids: Intravenous or Oral Analgesics for Perioperative Pain Management. Anesthesiol Clin. 2017 Jun;35(2):e55-e71. PMID: 28526161. DOI: 10.1016/j.anclin.2017.01.006.

Green JB, Hart B, Cornett EM, Kaye AD, Salehi A, Fox CJ. Pulmonary Vasodilators and Anesthesia Considerations. Anesthesiol Clin. 2017 Jun;35(2):221-232. PMID: 28526144. DOI: 10.1016/j.anclin.2017.01.008.

Kaye AD, Fox CJ, Padnos IW, Ehrhardt KP Jr, Diaz JH, Cornett EM, Chandler D, Sen S, Patil S. Pharmacologic Considerations of Anesthetic Agents in Pediatric Patients: A Comprehensive Review. Anesthesiol Clin. 2017 Jun;35(2):e73-e94. PMID: 28526162. DOI: 10.1016/j.anclin.2017.01.012.

Prabhakar A, Cefalu JN, Rowe JS, Kaye AD, Urman RD. Techniques to Optimize Multimodal Analgesia in Ambulatory Surgery. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2017 May;21(5):24. PMID: 28283811. DOI: 10.1007/s11916-017-0622-z.

Weiss AL, Ehrhardt KP, Tolba R. Atypical Facial Pain: a Comprehensive, Evidence-Based Review. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2017 Feb;21(2):8. doi: 10.1007/s11916-017-0609-9.

Helander EM, Menard BL, Harmon CM, Homra BK, Allain AV, Bordelon GJ, Wyche MQ, Padnos IW, Lavrova A, Kaye AD. Multimodal Analgesia, Current Concepts, and Acute Pain Considerations. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2017 Jan;21(1):3. PMID: 28132136. DOI: 10.1007/s11916-017-0607-y.

Jones MR, Ehrhardt KP, Ripoll JG, Sharma B, Padnos IW, Kaye RJ, Kaye AD. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2016 Apr;20(4):23. doi: 10.1007/s11916-016-0551-2. PMID: 26896947. DOI: 10.1007/s11916-016-0551-2.

Prabhakar A, Wyche MQ 3rd, Ehrhardt KP Jr, Ma JG, Elhassan AO, Urman RD, Kave AD. Novel improvements in perioperative sterility. J Med Pract Manage. 2015 Mar-Apr;30(6 Spec No):48-50. PMID: 26062318.