Episode 202: RADAR and Anti-racism in Anesthesiology with Matt Wixson

In this 202nd episode I welcome Dr. Matt Wixson, co-founder of RADAR (Raising Anesthesiology Diversity and Anti-Racism) to the show to discuss anti-racism in Anesthesiology.

RADAR’s website: https://radaranesthesia.org

Dr. Wixson’s email: mwixson@med.umich.edu

Dr. Wixson is on Twitter @WixsonMatt

Random Recs:

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Tiger Documentary: Link

Episode 201: The Simplified Adductor Canal Block with Jeff Swenson

In this 201st episode I welcome Dr. Jeff Swenson to the show to discuss his invention of the original adductor canal block and why he is now doing a simplified version.

Dr. Swenson’s email is: jeff.swenson@hsc.utah.edu

Random Recs:

Grant: https://www.amazon.com/Grant-Ron-Chernow/dp/159420487X

Depth of Anesthesia ETT size episode: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/21-should-smaller-endotracheal-tubes-be-used-for-elective/id1461664155?i=1000509350499

Episode 199: Pharmacology for the Neuro ICU with Salia Farrokh

In this 199th episode I welcome Salia Farrokh to the show to discuss pharmacology in the neuro ICU. We discuss treatment for status epilepticus, ICP crisis, reversal of anticoagulants in ICH, neurostimulants in TBI and BP management in stroke.

Salia is on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/salia-farrokh-pharm-d-bcps-bcccp-845b1b38/

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Episode 198: Non-Transvenous Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Technology

In this 198th episode I welcome Drs. Essandoh, Cody and Graul to the show to discuss new technology for non-transvenous cardiac devices such as subcutaneous ICDs, leadless pacemakers and wireless-CRT.

Dr. Cody’s email is: Joseph.Cody@osumc.edu

Abstract of their review article: https://www.jcvaonline.com/article/S1053-0770(21)00113-0/abstract

Random Recs:

Alarm Fatigue Article: https://neo.life/2021/02/alarm-fatigue-in-the-icu-a-huge-problem-made-worse-by-covid-19/

Riyria Revelations: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riyria_Revelations

The Office: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Office_(American_TV_series)

Pittsburgh’s 3 Rivers Kayaking: https://paddlingmag.com/trips/destinations/kayak-pittsburgh/

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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The White Coat Investor Podcast: https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/wci-podcast/

How It Happened: https://www.axios.com/podcasts/how-it-happened/

Pizza Dough: https://houseofnasheats.com/web-stories/best-homemade-pizza-crust-recipe/

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:

The body keeps the score: Link

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.

RANDOM RECS:

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies:

https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/9861/chocolate-crinkles-ii/

The Daily Podcast: https://www.nytimes.com/column/the-daily

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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A Woman of No Importance