Episode 197: Environmental Sustainability in Anesthesia with Shreya Aggarwal

In this 197th episode I welcome Dr. Shreya Aggarwal to the show to discuss the environmental impact of healthcare in general and anesthesiology specifically. We discuss what the impact is and what we can do to mitigate it.

Dr. Aggarwal is available at: shreya.aggarwal@northwestern.edu

References:

https://www.asahq.org/about-asa/governance-and-committees/asa-committees/committee-on-equipment-and-facilities/environmental-sustainability

https://www.who.int/teams/environment-climate-change-and-health/air-quality-and-health/health-care-activities

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Episode 196: Keywords part 16: Urologic surgery and Renal Failure

In this 196th episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA keyword. We discuss urologic surgery and renal failure.

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Random Recs:

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Black Klansman: Link

Axios Today: https://www.axios.com/podcasts/today/

Episode 195: Invention and Device Development in Anesthesiology with Trevor Gibbs

In this 195th Episode I welcome Dr. Trevor Gibbs to the show to discuss the process of taking an idea all the way to market as a new device. He talks through how he came up with his novel idea for a unique anesthesia stand, the long process of developing a company, getting a patent and bringing it to market, and how others can learn from his experience if they want to do something similar.

Dr. Gibbs website: Anestand.com

Dr. Gibbs email: info@anestand.com

Dr. Gibbs is on Twitter @Anestand_Inc

Random Recs:

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

Electric Warming Blanket: Link

Episode 194: COVID in kids with Anna Sick-Samuels

In this 194th episode I welcome Dr. Anna Sick-Samuels, a pediatric infectious disease specialist, to the show to discuss COVID in kids.

Dr. Sick-Samuels is on Twitter @asicksamuels

References:

Feldstein LR, Rose EB, Horwitz SM, Collins JP, Newhams MM, Son MBF, et al. Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in U.S. Children and Adolescents. N Engl J Med. 2020;383(4):334-46.

Godfred-Cato S, Bryant B, Leung J, Oster ME, Conklin L, Abrams J, et al. COVID-19-Associated Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children – United States, March-July 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020;69(32):1074-80.

Jiang L, Tang K, Levin M, Irfan O, Morris SK, Wilson K, et al. COVID-19 and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and adolescents. Lancet Infect Dis. 2020;20(11):e276-e88.

Dufort EM, Koumans EH, Chow EJ, Rosenthal EM, Muse A, Rowlands J, et al. Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children in New York State. N Engl J Med. 2020;383(4):347-58.

Diorio C, Henrickson SE, Vella LA, McNerney KO, Chase J, Burudpakdee C, et al. Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and COVID-19 are distinct presentations of SARS-CoV-2. J Clin Invest. 2020;130(11):5967-75.

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Episode 193: Keywords Part 15: Pharmacology of Inhaled Anesthetics

In this 193rd episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA Key Word topic. This time we discuss the pharmacology of inhaled anesthetic agents.

Outline by Dr. Brian Park

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

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Episode 191: Preop assessment for ambulatory surgery with Bobbie Sweitzer

In this episode I welcome Dr. Bobbie Sweitzer to the show to discuss how to identify high risk patients for ambulatory surgery in order to reduce the risk of postop complications. We review important perioperative guidelines and how the patient population for ambulatory surgery is changing.

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Malcolm X Biography: Link

Dr. Sweitzer’s book:

Episode 190: NORA (Non-OR Anesthesia) with Yasmeen Beg

In this 190th episode I welcome Dr. Yasmeen Beg to the show to discuss how Non-OR Anesthesia (NORA) differs from traditional OR anesthesia and what practitioners should keep in mind for these cases.

Dr. Beg is on twitter @yasmeenb2

Episode 189: Timing of Surgery After Recovery From COVID-19 with Jason Chi

In this 189th episode I welcome Dr. Jason Chi to the show to discuss what we know about how to plan for surgery in patients who have recovered from COVID-19.

Show Notes by Dr. Kashkooli 

Jason’s email: jasonchi1000@gmail.com

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Episode 188: Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery

In this 188th episode I discuss the approach to Anesthesia for patients having thoracic surgery including highly tested concepts for board exams.

Reference:

Clinical Anesthesia. 2017. 8th Ed. Barash, Paul G.; Cullen, Bruce F.; Stoelting, Robert K.; Cahalan, Michael K.; Stock, M. Christine; Ortega, Rafael; Sharar, Sam R.; Holt, Natalie F.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW).