Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology

Resident Scholarly Activity

MARC Meeting

Residents are encouraged to present research projects at national meetings of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, International Anesthesia Research Society, Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference and other subspecialty societies, such as the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology, Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia and American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

Resident Published Manuscripts

Burjek NE,  Jagannathan N, ,et al. Videolaryngoscopy versus Fiber-optic Intubation through a Supraglottic Airway in Children with a Difficult Airway: An Analysis from the Multicenter Pediatric Difficult Intubation Registry. PeDI Collaborative Investigators. Anesthesiology. 2017 Sep;127(3):432-440. PMID: 28650415

Lange EMS, Rao S, Toledo P. Racial and ethnic disparities in obstetric anesthesia. Semin Perinatol. 2017 Aug;41(5):293-298. doi: 10.1053/j.semperi.2017.04.006. Epub 2017 Jun 7. PMID: 28600029

Hu LQ1, Leavitt OS, Malwitz C, Kim H, Doty RA Jr, McCarthy RJ. Comparison of laryngeal mask airway insertion methods, including the external larynx lift with pre-inflated cuff, on postoperative pharyngolaryngeal complications: A randomised clinical trial. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2017 Jul;34(7):448-455. PMID: 28590309.

Javaid AQ, Ashouri H, Dorier A, Etemadi M, Heller JA, Roy S, Inan OT. Quantifying and Reducing Motion Artifacts in Wearable Seismocardiogram Measurements During Walking to Assess Left Ventricular Health. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2017 Jun;64(6):1277-1286.. PMID: 27541330

McCormick ZL1, Korn M2, Reddy R3, Marcolina A4, Dayanim D5, Mattie R6, Cushman D7, Bhave M2, McCarthy RJ2, Khan D2, Nagpal G2, Walega DR2. Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation of the Genicular Nerves for Chronic Pain due to Knee Osteoarthritis: Six-Month Outcomes. Pain Med. 2017 Apr 19. PMID: 28431129

Bauchat JR, McCarthy R, Fitzgerald P, Kolb S, Wong CA. Transcutaneous Carbon Dioxide Measurements in Women Receiving Intrathecal Morphine for Cesarean Delivery: A Prospective Observational Study. Anesth Analg. 2017 Mar;124(3):872-878. PMID: 28099291

Toledo P, Duce L, Adams J, Ross VH, Thompson KM, Wong CA. Diversity in the American Society of Anesthesiologists Leadership. Anesth Analg. 2017 Mar 8. PMID: 28277321

Gerlach B, Shah AM, Lee MT, Wong CA, Sullivan JT, Toledo P. Publication Rate of Abstracts Presented at the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology Annual Meetings 2010-2014. Anesth Analg. 2017 Mar;124(3):887-889. PMID: 28151821

Gostine A. Letter to the Editor for "Evaluating the effectiveness of ultraviolet-C lamps for reducing keyboard contamination in the intensive care unit: A longitudinal analysis". Am J Infect Control. 2017 Mar 1;45(3):339-340. PMID: 28017377

Tolly BT, Kosky JL, Koht A, Hemmer LB. A Case Report of Onyx Pulmonary Arterial Embolism Contributing to Hypoxemia During Awake Craniotomy for Arteriovenous Malformation Resection. A A Case Rep. 2017 Feb 15;8(4):86-88. PMID: 28195862

Eskander JP1, Zaks J2, Christian SI2. Anesthesiology residency combined with an MBA degree. J Anesth. 2017 Feb 1. doi: 10.1007/s00540-017-2313-7. PMID: 28150042

Tolly BT, Kosky JL, Koht A, Hemmer LB. A Case Report of Onyx Pulmonary Arterial Embolism Contributing to Hypoxemia During Awake Craniotomy for Arteriovenous Malformation Resection. A A Case Rep. 2016 Nov 2. PMID: 27811496

Gostine A, Gostine D, Donohue C, Carlstrom L. Evaluating the effectiveness of ultraviolet-C lamps for reducing keyboard contamination in the intensive care unit: A longitudinal analysis. Am J Infect Control. 2016 Oct 1;44(10):1089-1094. PMID: 27524258

Dalesio NM, Hendrix CW, McMichael DH, Thompson CB, Lee CK, Pho H, Arias RS, Lynn RR, Galinkin J, Yaster M, Brown RH, Schwartz AR. Effects of Obesity and Leptin Deficiency on Morphine Pharmacokinetics in a Mouse Model. Anesth Analg. 2016 Dec;123(6):1611-1617. PMID: 27782940

McMichael DH. Applied Anatomy for Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. Anesthesiology. 2016 Aug;125(2):442. PMID: 27433770

Cheon EC1, Palac HL, Paik KH, Hajduk J, De Oliveira GS, Jagannathan N, Suresh S. Unplanned, Postoperative Intubation in Pediatric Surgical Patients: Development and Validation of a Multivariable Prediction Model. Anesthesiology. 2016 Nov;125(5):914-928. PMID: 27617685

Lange EMS, Rao S, Toledo P. Racial and ethnic disparities in obstetric anesthesia. Semin Perinatol. 2017 Jun 6. pii: S0146-0005(17)30048-4. PMID: 28600029

Toledo P, McLean S, Duce L, Wong CA, Schubert A, Ward DS. Evaluation of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship Program Participants' Scholarly Activity and Career Choices. Anesthesiology. 2016 May;124(5):1168-73. PMID: 26928347

Jagannathan N1,2, Shivazad A1,2, Kolan M1,2. Tracheal extubation in children with difficult airways: a descriptive cohort analysis.Paediatr Anaesth. 2016 Apr;26(4):372-7. doi: 10.1111/pan.12837. Epub 2015 Dec 30. PMID: 26715011

Bienia S1, Feider A2, Griauzde R3, Patel KD4, Minhaj MM5. Minimally Invasive Left Ventricular Assist Device Insertion Without Cardiopulmonary Bypass. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Dec 24. PMID: 27397859

Patel SK, Gordon EJ, Wong CA, Grobman WA, Goucher H, Toledo P. Readability, Content, and Quality Assessment of Web-Based Patient Education Materials Addressing Neuraxial Labor Analgesia. Anesth Analg. 2015 Nov;121(5):1295-300. PMID: 26252170

Dalesio NM1,2, McMichael DH1, Benke JR2, Owens S1, Carson KA3, Schwengel DA1, Schwartz AR4, Ishman SL5,6,7,8. Are nocturnal hypoxemia and hypercapnia associated with desaturation immediately after adenotonsillectomy? Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Aug;25(8):778-85. 24797607PMID: 26149770

Goucher H, Wong CA, Patel SK, Toledo P. Anesth Analg. 2015 Aug;121(2):465-8. Cell Salvage in Obstetrics. Review. PMID: 26197375

Lange EM, Shah AM, Braithwaite BA, You WB, Wong CA, Grobman WA, Toledo P. Readability, content, and quality of online patient education materials on preeclampsia. Hypertens Pregnancy. 2015;34(3):383-90. Epub 2015 Jul 8. PMID: 26153628

Malik KM, Nelson A, Benzon H. Disease-modifying Antirheumatic Drugs for the Treatment of Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Pain Pract. 2015 Jun 1. PMID:26032559

Jagannathan N, Ramsey MA, White MC, Sohn L. An update on newer pediatric supraglottic airways with recommendations for clinical use. Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Apr;25(4):334-45.   PMID: 25585975

McCormick ZL, Marshall B, Walker J, McCarthy R, Walega DR. Long-Term Function, Pain and Medication Use Outcomes of Radiofrequency Ablation for Lumbar Facet Syndrome. Int J Anesth Anesth. 2015;2(2). pii: 028. PMID: 26005713

Carabini LM, Navarre WJ, Ault ML, Bebawy JF, Gupta DK. A comparison of hemoglobin measured by co-oximetry and central laboratory during major spine fusion surgery. Anesth Analg. 2015 Jan;120(1):60-5. PMID: 25185592

Nelson AM, Walega DR, McCarthy RJ. The Incidence and Severity of Physical Pain Symptoms in Marfan Syndrome: A Survey of 993 Patients. Clin J Pain. 2015 Jan 6. PMID: 25565586

Jagannathan N, Sohn L, Ramsey M, Huang A, Sawardekar A, Sequera-Ramos L, Kromrey L, De Oliveira GS. A randomized comparison between the i-gel™ and the air-Q™ supraglottic airways when used by anesthesiology trainees as conduits for tracheal intubation in children. Can J Anaesth. 2014 Dec 24. PMID: 25537736

Walega D, Roussis C. Pain Pract. Third-degree burn from cooled radiofrequency ablation of medial branch nerves for treatment of thoracic facet syndrome. 2014 Jul;14(6):e154-8. 2. PMID: 24796394

Suresh S, Schaldenbrand K, Wallis B, De Oliveira GS Jr. Regional anaesthesia to improve pain outcomes in paediatric surgical patients: a qualitative systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Br J Anaesth. 2014 Jun 6. PMID: 24907283

McCormick ZL, Walker J, Marshall B, McCarthy R, Walega DR. A Novel Modality for Facet Joint Denervation: Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation for Lumbar Facet Syndrome. A Case Series. Phys Med Rehabil Int. 2014;1(5):5. PMID: 25866845

Burjek NE, Wagner CE, Hollenbeck RD, Wang L, Yu C, McPherson JA, Billings FT. Early bispectral index and sedation requirements during therapeutic hypothermia predict neurologic function at intensive care unit discharge. Critical Care Medicine. 2014 May;42(5):1204-12. PMID: 24365859

Rodriguez MP, Emond ZM, Wang Z, Martinez J, Jiang Q, Kibbe MR Role of metabolic environment on nitric oxide mediated inhibition of neointimal hyperplasia in type 1 and type 2 diabetes.. Nitric Oxide. 2014 Jan 30;36:67-75. PMID: 24333562

Singh M, Guth JC, Liotta E, Kosteva AR, Bauer RM, Prabhakaran S, Rosenberg N, Bendok BR, Maas MB, Naidech AM. Neurocrit Predictors of 30-day readmission after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Care. 2013 Dec;19(3):306-10. PMID: 24037248

Liotta EM1, Singh M, Kosteva AR, Beaumont JL, Guth JC, Bauer RM, Prabhakaran S, Rosenberg NF, Maas MB, Naidech AM. Predictors of 30-day readmission after intracerebral hemorrhage: a single-center approach for identifying potentially modifiable associations with readmission. Crit Care Med. 2013 Dec;41(12):2762-9. PMID: 23963121

Young AB, Shivazad A, Kryscio R, St. Clair W, Bush HM. Long-term Outcome of High Dose Gamma Knife Radiosurgery in Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2013 Nov;119(5):1166-75 PMID: 23600932

Rodriguez MP, Emond ZM, Varu VN, Ahanchi SS, Martinez J, Kibbe MR Nitric oxide differentially affects ERK and Akt in type 1 and type 2 diabetic rats..J Surg Res. 2013 Aug;183(2):944-51. PMID: 23608617

The Midwestern Anesthesiology Residents Conference (MARC) is the second largest yearly anesthesiology meeting in the country next to the ASA. Learn about resident involvement and recognition at these meetings below.