Publications

Publications (Peer reviewed)

2021 Publications:

  • Wolfson J, Liaghat J,Liu H, and Chandler C. Intrathecal Hematoma and Sacral Radiculitis Following Repeat Epidural Blood Patch. J Biomed Res 2021 35(1): 68–71. (PMID: 33273149) DOI: 7555/JBR.34.20200076
  • Morey B, Liu H and Li D. How Does the SARS CoV-2 Pandemic Affect Cardiac Surgery Practice? Transl Perioper & Pain Med 2021;8(1): 315-321. doi: 10.31480/2330-4871/134 (http://www.transpopmed.org/articles/tppm/tppm-2021-8-134.pdf)
  • Peyton J, Park R, Staffa SJ, Sabato S, Templeton TW, Stein ML, Garcia-Marcinkiewicz AG, Kiss E, Fiadjoe JE, von Ungern-Sternberg B, Chiao F, Olomu P, Zurakowski D, Kovatsis PG; PeDI Collaborative Investigators. A comparison of videolaryngoscopy using standard blades or non-standard blades in children in the Paediatric Difficult Intubation Registry. Br J Anaesth. 2021 Jan;126(1):331-339. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2020.08.010. Epub 2020 Sep 17. PMID: 32950248.

2020 Publications:

  • Servis M, Fishman SM, Wallace MS, Henry SG, Ziedonis D, Ciccarone D, Knight KR, Shoptaw S, Dowling P, Suchard JR, Shah S, Singh N, Cedarquist LC, Alem N, Copenhaver DJ, Westervelt M, Willis BC. Responding to the Opioid Epidemic: Educational Competencies for Pain and Substance Use Disorder from the Medical Schools of the University of California. Pain Med. 2020 Dec 14:pnaa399. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnaa399. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33316051.
  • Fishman SM. Addressing the Public Health Crisis of Excessive Opioid Prescribing and Inadequate Pain Management Through Closing the Pain Education Gap. Pain Med. 2020 Dec 14:pnaa379. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnaa379. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33316037.
  • Bohringer C, Le D, and Liu H. Current Concepts in the Prevention of Perioperative Myocardial Injury. Transl Perioper & Pain Med 2020; 7(4):279-287. http://transpopmed.org/articles/tppm/tppm-2020-7-127.php
  • Maggio LA, Dameff C, Kanter SL, Woods B, Tully J. Cybersecurity Challenges and the Academic Health Center: An Interactive Tabletop Simulation for Executives. Acad Med. 2020 Nov 24. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003859. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33239532.
  • Fang Z, Li AI, Liu H, Pan T. Digital droplet infusion. Lab Chip. 2020 Nov 13. doi: 10.1039/d0lc00896f. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33185236.
  • Jones JH, Aldwinckle R. Interfascial Plane Blocks and Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery: A Narrative Review. Local Reg Anesth. 2020;13:159-169. https://doi.org/10.2147/LRA.S272694
  • Fishman SM, Copenhaver D, Lorenzen K, Schlingmann E, Chung C. UC Davis Train-the-Trainer Primary Care Pain Management Fellowship: Addressing the Pain Management Education Gap. Acad Med. 2020 Jun 23. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003554. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32590468.
  • Fishman SM, Copenhaver D, Mongoven JM, Lorenzen K, Schlingmann E, Young HM. Cancer pain treatment and management: an interprofessional learning module for prelicensure health professional students. MedEdPORTAL. 2020;16:10953. https://doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10953
  • Priem M, Ravula N, Nguyen L. Unexpected MRI Artifact Encountered Under Anesthesia [published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 13]. Paediatr Anaesth. 2020; https://doi.org/10.1111/pan.13998
  • Fleming NW, Singh A, Lee L, Applegate RL 2nd: Oxygen Reserve Index: Utility as an Early Warning for Desaturation in High-Risk Surgical Patients. Anesth Analg. 2020 Aug 12. Online ahead of print. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005109. PMID: 32815872
  • Jung MJ, Pritzlaff SG. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Treatment of Severe Refractory Upper Extremity Post-Amputation Pain [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 30]. Neuromodulation. 2020;10.1111/ner.13246. doi:10.1111/ner.13246
  • Jung, Michael J. MD, MBA*; Libaw, Justin S. MD*,†; Ma, Kevin MD*; Whitlock, Elizabeth L. MD, MS*; Feiner, John R. MD*; Sinskey, Jina L. MD*,† Pediatric Distraction on Induction of Anesthesia With Virtual Reality and Perioperative Anxiolysis, Anesthesia & Analgesia: June 30, 2020 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue - doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005004
  • Shah AS, O'Horo JC, Tang S, Bryson AL, Wengenack NL, Sampathkumar P. Fungal Diagnostic Stewardship in Bronchoscopy Specimens for Immunocompetent Patients in the Intensive Care Unit. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019;94(9):1781-1785. doi:10.1016/j.mayocp.2019.02.020
  • Li Y, Bohringer C, Liu H. Double standard: why electrocardiogram is standard care while electroencephalogram is not? [published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 6]. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2020; doi:10.1097/ACO.0000000000000902
  • Applegate II RL, Applegate PM, Cannesson M, Peiris P, Ladlie BL, Torp K: Multicenter comparison of three intraoperative hemoglobin trend monitoring methods. Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing 2019; epub ahead of print doi:10.1007/s10877-019-00428-3
  • Kim SY, Avila J, Lee S, Macres S, Lee T, Applegate RL, Wilson MD, Zhou J: Impact of preoperative pectoralis plane nerve blocks for mastectomy on perioperative opioid consumption: a retrospective study. Pain Management 2020 in press. doi: 10.2217/pmt 2019-0054
  • J Tully, C Dameff, C Longhurst. Wave of Wearables- Clinical Management of Patients and the Future of Connected Medicine. Clinics in Laboratory Medicine. 2020 Mar;40(1):69-82. doi: 10.1016/j.cll.2019.11.004. Epub 2020 Jan 7
  • J Tully, A Coravos, M Doerr, C Dameff. Connected Medical Technology and Cybersecurity Informed Consent: A New Paradigm. Journal of Medical Internet Research  2020 Mar 30;22(3):e17612. doi: 10.2196/17612
  • J Tully, J Selzer, P O’Connor, J Phillips, C Dameff. Healthcare Challenges in the Era of Cybersecurity. Health Security. May/Jun 2020;18(3):228-231. doi: 10.1089/hs.2019.0123.
  • Maselli, R. A., van der Linden, H., & Ferns, M.(2020). Recessive congenital myasthenic syndrome caused by a homozygous mutation in SYT2 altering a highly conserved C-terminal amino acid sequence. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A182(7), 1744-1749. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.61579
  • RudellJC, Borges LS, Yarov-Yarovoy Y, Ferns M. (2020) The MX-helix of muscle nAChR subunits regulates receptor assembly and surface trafficking. Frontiers in Mol. Neurosci. 13(49):1-13.  2020 Mar 24. doi: 3389/fnmol.2020.00048
  • Zhang, D.M. and Lin Y.F.Functional Modulation of Sarcolemmal K ATP Channels by Atrial Natriuretic Peptide-Elicited Intracellular Signaling in Adult Rabbit Ventricular Cardiomyocytes. Am. J. Physiol. Cell Physiol. 319: C194-C207, 2020. doi: 10.1152/ajpcell.00409.2019. Epub 2020 May 20
  • Spas JJ, Buscemi J, Prasad R, Janke EA, Nigg CR. The Society of Behavioral Medicine supports an increase in funding for Medication-Assisted-Treatment (MAT) to address the opioid crisis. Transl Behav Med. 2020;10(2):486-488. doi:10.1093/tbm/ibz004
  • ChenJ, Perez R, de Mattos AR, Wang C, Li Z, Applegate RLiu H. Perioperative Dexmedetomidine improves Outcomes of Kidney Transplant. [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jun 7]. Clin Transl Sci. 2020;10.1111/cts.12826. doi:10.1111/cts.12826
  • Hu C, Wang G, Zhou D, Wang W, Qin Z, Wang Y, Chen J, Liu H, Li Q, Huang D. The Anesthetic Management of the First Lung Transplant for a Patient with COVID-19 Respiratory Failure. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Jun 10:S1053-0770(20)30517-6. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2020.06.011. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32653268; PMCID: PMC7286231.
  • Peng K; Liu H; Yan B, Meng X, Song S, Ji F, Xia Z. Inhibition of cathepsin S attenuates myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury by suppressing inflammation and apoptosis. J Cell Physiol. 2020;10.1002/jcp.29938
  • Tsymbal E, Ayala S, Singh A, Applegate RL 2nd, Fleming NW. Study of early warning for desaturation provided by Oxygen Reserve Index in obese patients [published online ahead of print, 2020 May 18]. J Clin Monit Comput. 2020;10.1007/s10877-020-00531-w. doi:10.1007/s10877-020-00531-w
  • Jones, J.H., Aldwinckle, R. Perioperative Dexmedetomidine for outpatient cataract surgery: a systematic review. BMC Anesthesiol20, 75 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12871-020-00973-4
  • Li D, Shirakawa N, Liu H. Embolic protection device, the next advancement in TAVR?. J Geriatr Cardiol. 2020;17(3):160‐163. doi:10.11909/j.issn.1671-5411.2020.03.010 (PMID: 32280333)
  • Yang L, Tautz T, Zhang S, Fomina A and Liu H. The current status of malignant hyperthermia research and diagnosis. J Biomed Res2020;34(2):75–85 (PMID: 32305961)
  • Yin W, Wang C, Peng Y, Yuan W, Zhang Z, Liu H, Xia Z, Ren C, Qian J. Dexmedetomidine Alleviates H2O2-induced Oxidative Stress and Cell Necroptosis through Activating of α2-adrenoceptor in H9C2 Cells. Mol Biol Rep. 2020 Apr 27.doi: 10.1007/s11033-020-05456-w
  • Maravilla E, Le DP, Tran JJ, Chiu MH, Prenner EJ, Weers PMM. Apolipophorin III interaction with phosphatidylglycerol and lipopolysaccharide: A potential mechanism for antimicrobial activity [published online ahead of print, 2020 Mar 21]. Chem Phys Lipids. 2020;229:104909. doi:10.1016/j.chemphyslip.2020.104909
  • Meng L, Qiu H, Wan L, Ai Y, Xue Z, Guo Q, Deshpande R, Zhang L, Meng J, Tong C, Liu H, Xiong L. Intubation and Ventilation amid the COVID-19 Outbreak: Wuhan's Experience. Anesthesiology. 2020 Jun;132(6):1317-1332. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000003296. PMID: 32195705; PMCID: PMC7155908.
  • Song N, Ma J, Meng X, Liu H, Wang H, Song S, Chen Q, Liu HY, Zhang J, Peng K, Ji F. Heat shock protein 70 protects the heart from ischemia/reperfusion injury through inhibition of p38 MAPK signaling. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2020;2020:3908641, doi:10.1155/2020/3908641
  • Pan W, Liu G, Li T, Sun Q, Jiang M, Liu G, Ma J, Liu H. Dexmedetomidine combined with ropivacaine in ultrasound‑guided tranversus abdominis plane block improves postoperative analgesia and recovery following laparoscopic colectomy. Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine. 2020; 19(4): 2535-42
  • Bohringer CCopeland Dand Liu H. A Contemporary Approach to the Treatment of Perioperative Bronchospasm. Transl Perioper & Pain Med 2020; 7(2):190-199
  • Bohringer C, Astorga C, Liu H. Response: Ketamine Hallucination & Dose Limits Rebutted. Transl Perioper & Pain Med 2020; 7(1):174-175
  • Bohringer C, Astorga CLiu H. The Benefits of Opioid Free Anesthesia and the Precautions Necessary when Employing It. Transl Perioper & Pain Med. 2020; 7 (1):152-157, PMID: 31712783; PMCID: PMC6844148

2019 Publications:

  • M Goebel, C Dameff, J Tully. Hacking 9-1-1: Infrastructure Vulnerabilities and Attack Vectors. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2019;21(7):e14383 
  • C Dameff, J Selzer, J Fisher, J Kileen, J Tully. Clinical Cybersecurity Training Through Novel High-Fidelity Simulations. The Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2019 56(2) 233-238. 2019 Feb;56(2):233-238.  doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2018.10.029. Epub 2018 Dec 12
  • Li Y, Shu S, Tirado C, Hess PE. Fentanyl and Epinephrine on the Minimum Local Analgesic Concentration of Epidural Bupivacaine for Labor Pain Relief. J Anesthesiologists Perioper Med. 2019, 6:8-14
  • Rudell JB, Maselli RA, Yarov-Yarovoy V, Ferns MJ. Pathogenic effects of agrin V1727F mutation are isoform specific and decrease its expression and affinity for HSPGs and LRP4. Human Molecular Genetics. 2019 Aug;28(16):2648-2658. DOI: 10.1093/hmg/ddz081
  • Jacobsen, PB, Prasad R, Villani J, Lee, CM, Rochlin, D, Scheuter, C, Kaplan, RM, Freedland, KE, Manber, R, Kanaan, J, Wilson, DK. The role of economic analyses in promoting adoption of behavioral and psychosocial interventions in clinical settings. Health Psychology.2019 August; 38(8): 680-688 https://doi.org/10.1037/hea0000774
  • Wandner LD, Prasad R, Ramezani A, Malcore SA, Kerns RD. Core competencies for the emerging specialty of pain psychology. Am Psychol. 2019;74(4):432-444. doi:10.1037/amp0000330
  • Jacobsen, PB, Prasad R, Villani J, Lee, CM, Rochlin, D, Scheuter, C, Kaplan, RM, Freedland, KE, Manber, R, Kanaan, J, Wilson, DK. The role of economic analyses in promoting adoption of behavioral and psychosocial interventions in clinical settings. Health Psychology.2019 August; 38(8): 680-688. https://doi.org/10.1037/hea0000774
  • Peng K, Chen W, Xia F, Liu H, Meng X, Zhang J, Liu HY, Xia Z, and Ji F. Dexmedetomidine post-treatment attenuates cardiac ischemia/reperfusion injury by inhibiting apoptosis through HIF-1α signaling. J Cell Mol Med. 2019;00:1–12. DIO: 10.1111/jcmm.14795
  • Peng K, Li D, Applegate II RL, Lubarsky DA,Ji F, Liu H. Effect of dexmedetomidine on cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury: a meta-analysis with trial sequential analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth.2019 Sep 16. pii: S1053-0770(19)30970-X. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2019.09.011. (PMID: 31587928)
  • Song SY, Meng XW, Xia Z, Liu H, Zhang J, Chen QC, Liu HY, Ji FH, Peng K. Cognitive impairment and transcriptomic profile in hippocampus of young mice after multiple neonatal exposures to sevoflurane. Aging (Albany NY) 2019:11(19):8386-8417
  • Huang L, Applegate II RL, Applegate PM, Gong L, Ocak U, Boling W, Zhang JH: Inhalation of high concentration hydrogen gas attenuates cognitive deficits in a rat model of asphyxia induced-cardiac arrest. Medical Gas Research 2019;9(3):122-126
  • Lee LK, Burns RA, Dhamrait RS, Carter HF, Vadi MG, Grogan TR, Elashoff DA, Applegate RL 2nd, Iravani M. Retrospective Cohort Study on the Optimal Timing of Orogastric Tube/Nasogastric Tube Insertion in Infants With Pyloric Stenosis. Anesth Analg 2019;129:1079–86
  • Bohringer C, Moua H, Liu H. Is There Still a Role for Succinylcholine in Contemporary Clinical Practice? Transl Perioper & Pain Med 2019; 6 (4):129-135
  • Ding Q, Zhang Z, Liu H, Nie H, Berguson M, Goldhammer J, Young N, Boyd D, Morris R, Sun J. Perioperative reninangiotensin system inhibitors and outcomes in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. A Cohort Study. Nature Communications. 2019:10:4202 https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11678-9
  • Godai K, Takahashi K, Kashiwagi Y, Liu CH, Yi H, Liu S, Dong C, Lubarsky DA, Hao S. Ryanodine Receptor to Mitochondrial Reactive Oxygen Species Pathway Plays an Important Role in Chronic Human Immunodeficiency Virus gp120MN-Induced Neuropathic Pain in Rats. Anesth Analg. 2019 Jul;129(1):276-286
  • Sinmyee S, Pandit VJ, Pascual JM, Dahan A, Heidegger T, Kreienbühl G, Lubarsky DA, Pandit JJ. Legal and ethical implications of defining an optimum means of achieving unconsciousness in assisted dying. Anaesthesia. 2019 May;74(5):630-637
  • Yuan M, Meng X, Ma J, Liu H, Song S, Chen Q, Liu HY, Zhang J, Song N, Ji FH, Peng K. Dexmedetomidine protects H9c2 cardiomyocytes against oxygen-glucose deprivation/reoxygenation-induced intracellular calcium overload and apoptosis through regulating FKBP12.6/RyR2 signaling. Drug Design, Development and Therapy 2019:13 3137-49
  • Bohringer C and Liu H. Is it always necessary to reverse the neuromuscular blockade at the end of surgery? J Biomed Res 2019 33(4): 217–220
  • Adler AC, Belon CA, Guffey DM, Minard CG, Patel NV, Chandrakantan A. Real Time Ultrasound Improves Accuracy of Caudal Block in Children. Anesth Analg.2019 Feb 27. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004067
  • Lele AV, Mills B, Qiu Q, Schloemerkemper N, Naik BI, Williams J, Venkat-Raghavan L, Vavilala MS; EVD Aware Study Collaborators. International Multicenter Survey of Perioperative Management of External Ventricular Drains: Results of the EVD Aware Study. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2019 Feb 11. doi: 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000580
  • Lubarsky DA, French M, Gitlow H, Rosen L, Ullmann SG. Why Money Alone Can't (Always) "Nudge" Physicians: The Role of Behavioral Economics in the Design of Physician Incentives. Anesthesiology. 2019; 130(1):154-170
  • Bohringer C, Duca J and Liu H. A synopsis of contemporary anesthesia airway management. Transl Perioper & Pain Med. 2019;6(1):5-16
  • Li D, Yao A and Liu H. Post thoracic surgery pain management: a novel regional approach beyond epidural catheter? Transl Perioper & Pain Med 2019; 6 (2):49-52

2018 Publications:

  • Koebner IJ, Fishman SM, Paterniti D, Sommer D, Ward D, Joseph JG. Curating Care: The Design and Feasibility of a Partnership Between an Art Museum and an Academic Pain Center. Curator: The Museum Journal. 2018: 61:3, 415-429
  • Tully J, Jarrett M, Savage S, Corman J, Dameff C. Digital Defenses for Hacked Hearts: Why Software Patching Can Save Lives. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018;72(1):126-127. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2018.03.540
  • Maselli, R. A., Vázquez, J., Schrumpf, L., Arredondo, J., Lara, M., Strober, J. B., Pytel, P., Wollmann, R. L., & Ferns, M. J.(Accepted/In press). Presynaptic congenital myasthenic syndrome with altered synaptic vesicle homeostasis linked to compound heterozygous sequence variants in RPH3A. Molecular Genetics and Genomic Medicinehttps://doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.370
  • Gatling J, Ramsingh D, Horricks J, Lauer R, Brauer S, Debooy J, Mascetti C, Applegate R: Blood Conservation Using Tranexamic Acid versus Epsilon Aminocaproic Acid in Cardiac Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine 2018; 5:169-175
  • Shi C, Weiss NA and Liu H. Perioperative statins and the outcomes of cardiac surgery. J Anesth Perioper Med 2018;5:241 - 248. doi:10.24015/JAPM.2018.0059
  • Chen J, Yang Y, Li D and Liu H. Treatment of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii ventilator-associated pneumonia with rifampin/sulbactam in a pediatric cardiac intensive care unit. J Anesth Perioper Med 2018; 5:176 - 185
  • Ma J, Wang X, Sun Q, Zhou J, Li T, Jiang M, Liu G and Liu H. Tranversus Abdominis Plain Block Reduces Remifentanil and Propofol Consumption Evaluated by Closed-Loop Titration Guided by Bispectral Index. Exp Ther Med. 2018;16:3897-902
  • Bohringer C and Liu H. Is it time for an expanded role of dexmedetomidine in contemporary anesthesia practice? – A clinician’s perspective. Transl Perioper & Pain Med. 2018; 5 (3):55-63
  • Li D and Liu H. Cognitive Function Assessment Should be Included in Preoperative Evaluation. J Biomed Res 32(3):161-163
  • Gelfand A, Johnson H, Lenaerts M, De Mesa C, Bogduk N, Goadsby P. Neck-Tongue Syndrome: A Systemic Review. Cephalalgia, 38(2): 374-382
  • Manoukian MAC, Migdal CW, Tembhekar AR, Harris JA, and De Mesa C. Topical Administration of Ibuprofen for Injured Athletes: Considerations, Formulations, and Comparison to Oral Delivery. Sports Medicine - Open, 3(1): 1-9
  • Hanna, A. H., Ramsingh, D., Sullivan-Lewis, W., Cano, S., Leiter, P., Wallace, D., Andrews, G., Austin, B., & Applegate, R. L. (Accepted/In Press). A comparison of midazolam and zolpidem as oral premedication in children, a prospective randomized double-blinded clincal trail. Paediatric Anaesthesia. https://doi.org/10.1111/pan.13501
  • Lee LK, Woodfin MY, Vadi MG, Grogan TR, Ross PJ, Applegate RL 2nd, Iravani M. A comparison of postoperative outcomes with PDA ligation in the OR versus the NICU: a retrospective cohort study on the risks of transport. BMC Anesthesiol. 2018 Dec 22;18(1):199. doi: 10.1186/s12871-018-0658-6
  • Ding Q, Liu H, Zhang Z, Yuen E, Li Z, Yao L, Goldhammer J, Young N, Boyd D, Weintraub W, Morris R, Sun J. Association between perioperative aspirin and long-term outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft and/or valve surgery. Scientific Reports2018 Nov 19;8(1):17051
  • Russo R, Girda E, Chen H, Schloemerkemper N, Humphries M, Kennedy V: Management of High-Risk Obstetrical Patients with Morbidly Adherent Placenta in the Age of Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta Placenta, Ahmed RG, (ed), Placenta, Intech Open - online publication, London, United Kingdom. 2018 Nov 5. doi: 10.5772/intechopen.78753
  • Singh N, Nielsen AA, Copenhaver DJ, Sheth SJ, Li CS, Fishman SM. Advancing Simulation-Based Education in Pain Medicine.  Pain Med. 2018 Sep 1;19(9):1725-1736
  • Tentindo GS, Fishman SM, Li CS, Wang Q, Brass SD. The prevalence and awareness of sleep apnea in patients suffering chronic pain: an assessment using the STOP-Bang sleep apnea questionnaire.  Nat Sci Sleep. 2018 1;10:217-224.
  • Dexter F, Epstein RH, Thenuwara K, Lubarsky DA. Large Variability in the Diversity of Physiologically Complex Surgical Procedures Exists Nationwide Among All Hospitals Including Among Large Teaching Hospitals. Anesth Analg. 2018 Jul;127(1):190-197
  • Koebner IJFishman SM, Paterniti D, Sommer D, Witt CM, Ward D, Joseph JG. The Art of Analgesia: A Pilot Study of Art Museum Tours to Decrease Pain and Social Disconnection Among Individuals with Chronic Pain. Pain Medicine. 2019: 20(4):681-691 
  • Schloemerkemper N. Psychotic due to bath salts and methamphetamines: emergency cesarean section under general anesthesia.  J Biomed Res. 2018 Jul 23;32(4):311-313
  • Tobey R, Cheng H, Gao M, Li Z, Young N, Boyd D, Ji F and Liu H. Response:  Postoperative acute kidney injury and blood product transfusion after synthetic colloid use during cardiac surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018 Jun;32(3):e58-e60
  • Ligsay A, El-Deeb M, Salcedo-Arellano MJ, Schloemerkemper N, Grayson JS, Hagerman R. General Anesthetic Use in Fragile X Spectrum Disorders.  J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2018 May 4. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Dexter F, Epstein RH, Lubarsky DA. Hospitals with greater diversities of physiologically complex procedures do not achieve greater surgical growth in a market with stable numbers of such procedures. J Clin Anesth. 2018 May;46:67-73
  • McBride DW, Reis C, Zhang JH, Applegate RL 2nd, Tang J.  Remote Limb Ischemic Preconditioning Attenuates Cerebrovascular Depression During Sinusoidal Galvanic Vestibular Stimulation via α1-Adrenoceptor-Protein Kinase Cε-Endothelial NO Synthase Pathway in Rats.  J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Mar 24;7(7)
  • Clarke SO, Julie IM, Yao AP, et al. Longitudinal exploration of in situ mock code events and the performance of cardiac arrest skills. BMJ Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning Published Online First: 02 March 2018. doi: 10.1136/bmjstel-2017-000255
  • Fishman SM, Carr DB, Hogans B, Cheatle M, Gallagher RM, Katzman J, Mackey S, Polomano R, Popescu A, Rathmell JP, Rosenquist RW, Tauben D, Beckett L, Li Y, Mongoven JM, Young HM. Scope and Nature of Pain- and Analgesia-Related Content of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE). Pain Medicine, Oxford University Press. 2018. 19(3), 449-459
  • Maselli RA, Vázquez J, Schrumpf L, Arredondo J, Lara M, Strober JB, Pytel P, Wollmann RL, Ferns M. Presynaptic congenital myasthenic syndrome with altered synaptic vesicle homeostasis linked to compound heterozygous sequence variants in RPH3A.  Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2018 May;6(3):434-440. Epub 2018 Feb 14
  • Yi H, Liu S, Kashiwagi Y, Ikegami D, Huang W, Kanda H, Iida T, Liu C, Takahashi K, Lubarsky DA, Hao S. Phosphorylated CCAAT/enhancer binding protein β contributes to rat HIV-related neuropathic pain, in vitro and in vivo studies. J Neurosci. 2018 Jan 17;38(3):555-574

2017 Publications:

  • Neumann MD, Gaskins LJ, Ziolek T, REGAIN Investigators: Time to institutional review board approval with local versus central review in a multicenter pragmatic trial. Clinical Trials 2017 PMID: 28982261 doi/10.1177/1740774517735536
  • Applegate PM, Boyd WM, Applegate II RL, Liu H: Is it the time to reconsider the choice of valves for cardiac surgery: mechanical or bioprosthetic? J Biomed Research 2017 31(5): 373–376. doi:10.7555/JBR.31.20170027
  • Kanda H, Liu S, Kanao M, Yi H, Iida T, Huang W, Kunisawa T, Lubarsky DA, Hao S. Gene therapy with HSV encoding p55TNFR gene for HIV neuropathic pain: an evidence-based mini-review. Transl Perioper Pain Med. 2017;2(4):24-32
  • Ho WM, Reis C, Akyol O, Akyol GY, Applegate II RL, Stier G, Martin R, Zhang JH: Pharmacological Management Options to Prevent and Reduce Ischemic Hemorrhagic Transformation. Current Drug Targets 2017;18(12):1441-1459. PMID: 27538508 DOI: 10.2174/1389450117666160818115850
  • Reis C, Akyol O, Ho WM, Araujo C, Huang L, Applegate II R, Zhang JH: Phase I and Phase II Therapies for Acute Ischemic Stroke: An update on currently studied drugs in clinical research. Biomed Res Int. 2017;2017:4863079. doi: 10.1155/2017/4863079. PMID 28286764
  • Lubarsky DA, Ullman S, Tawwater J, Whitman M, Lo K, Messenger S, Rosen L, Birnbach D.  The Impact on the Rate of Adverse Events after Granting Private Physicians Sovereign Immunity at a Public Hospital. Health Policy, Management and Innovation. Volume 3, Issue 1. December 20, 2017
  • Liu H, Ji F, Peng K, Applegate RL 2ndFleming NW. In Response: Sedation After Cardiac Surgery With Propofol or Dexmedetomidine: Between Scylla and Charybdis?  Anesth Analg. 2017 Nov;125(5):1822-1823
  • Liu H, Ji F, Peng K, Applegate R II, and Fleming N. Sedation after Cardiac Surgery - Is One Drug Better Than Another? Anesth Analg 2017;124:1061–70
  • Li D, Bohringer C and Liu H. What is “normal” intraoperative blood pressure and do deviations from it really affect postoperative outcome? Journal of Biomedical Research 2017; 31(2): 79–81
  • Copenhaver DJ, Karvelas NB, Fishman SM. Risk Management for Opioid Prescribing in the Treatment of Patients With Pain From Cancer or Terminal Illness: Inadvertent Oversight or Taboo?  Anesth Analg. 2017 Nov;125(5):1610-1615
  • Sivanesan E, Lubarsky DA, Ranasinghe CT, Sarantopoulos CD, Epstein RH. Modified open-access scheduling for new patient evaluations at an academic chronic pain clinic increased patient access to care, but did not materially reduce their mean cancellation rate: A retrospective, observational study. J Clin Anesth. 2017 Sep;41:92-96
  • Dexter F, Epstein RH, Sun EC, Lubarsky DA, Dexter EU. Readmissions to Different Hospitals After Common Surgical Procedures and Consequences for Implementation of Perioperative Surgical Home Programs. Anesth Analg. 2017 Sep;125(3):943-951
  • Epstein RH, Dexter F, Gratch DM, Lubarsky DA. Intraoperative Handoffs Among Anesthesia Providers Increase the Incidence of Documentation Errors for Controlled Drugs. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017 Aug;43(8):396-402
  • Vora FM, Gates J, Gerard K, Hanson S, Applegate RL 2nd, Blood AB. Use of Esophageal Hemoximetry to Assess the Effect of Packed Red Blood Cell Transfusion on Gastrointestinal Oxygenation in Newborn Infants. Am J Perinatol. 2017 Jul;34(8):735-741
  • Vadi MG, Roddy KJ, Ghazal EA, Um M, Neiheisel AJ, Applegate RL 2nd. Comparison of the GlideScope Cobalt® and Storz DCI® Video Laryngoscopes in Children Younger Than 2 Years of Age During Manual In-Line Stabilization: A Randomized Trainee Evaluation Study. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2017 Jul;33(7):467-473
  • Tobey R, Cheng H, Gao M, Li Z, Young N, Boyd D, Ji F and Liu H. Postoperative AKI and blood product transfusion after synthetic colloid use during cardiac surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Jun;31(3):853-862. Epub 2016 Dec 28
  • Nielsen AA, Liyanage TA, Leiserowitz GS, Mayadev J. Optimal perioperative anesthesia management for gynecologic interstitial brachytherapy.J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2017 Jun;9(3):216-223
  • Chang E, Gatling JW, Bode S, Herrmann PC, Bull BS, Applegate II RL: Extreme Plasma Dilution Decreases Heparin and Protamine Cardiopulmonary Bypass Requirements: A Case Report on a Jehovah’s Witness Patient. Anesthesia & Analgesia Case Reports 2017 Jun 1;8(11):291-293. DOI: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000493. PubMed PMID: 28328588
  • Jones, J., Singh, N., Nidecker, A., Li, C., and Fishman, S. Predicting the Distance from the Skin to the Epidural Space for Cervical and Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections using Magnetic Resonance. Anesth Analg. 2017 May;124(5):1678-1685
  • Yi H, Iida T, Liu S, Ikegami D, Liu Q, Iida A, Lubarsky DA, Hao S. IL-4 mediated by HSV vector suppresses morphine withdrawal response and decreases TNFα, NR2B, and pC/EBPβ in the periaqueductal gray in rats. Gene Ther. 2017 Apr;24(4):224-233
  • Dexter F, Epstein RH, Dexter EU, Lubarsky DA, Sun EC. Hospitals with briefer than average lengths of stays for common surgical procedures do not have greater odds of either re-admission or use of short-term care facilities. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2017 Mar;45(2):210-219
  • Yang Y, Peng K, Liu H, Meng X, Zhang J and Ji F. Dexmedetomidine preconditioning for myocardial protection in ischemia–reperfusion injury in rats by downregulation of the HMGB1–TLR4–NF-κB signaling pathway. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2017 Mar;44(3):353-361
  • Kim CH, McBride DW, Raval R, Sherchan P, Hay KL, Gren EC, Kelln W, Lekic T, Hayes WK, Bull BS, Applegate R, Tang J, Zhang JH. Crotalus atrox venom preconditioning increases plasma fibrinogen and reduces perioperative hemorrhage in a rat model of surgical brain injury. Sci Rep. 2017 Jan 19;7:40821

2016 Publications:

  • Applegate RL 2nd, Dorotta IL, Wells B, Juma D, Applegate PM. The Relationship Between Oxygen Reserve Index and Arterial Partial Pressure of Oxygen During Surgery. Anesth Analg. 2016 Sep;123(3):626-33
  • Fishman SM and Young H. Driving Needed Change in Pain Education. Pain Medicine 2016; 0: 1–3
  • Applegate RL 2nd, Lenart J, Malkin M, Meineke MN, Qoshlli S, Neumann M, Jacobson JP, Kruger A, Ching J, Hassanian M, Um M. Advanced Monitoring Is Associated with Fewer Alarm Events During Planned Moderate Procedure-Related Sedation: A 2-Part Pilot Trial. Anesth Analg. 2016 Apr;122(4):1070-8
  • Solberg J, Copenhaver D, and Fishman SM. Medial branch nerve block and ablation as a novel approach to pain related to vertebral compression fracture. Curr Opin Anesthesiol 2016, 29:596–599
  • Gao M, Rejaei D and Liu H. Ketamine Use in Current Clinical Practice. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2016; 37(7):865-72
  • Gao M, Sun J, Young N, Boyd D, Atkins Z, Li Z, Ding Q, Diehl J and Liu H. Impact of body mass index on the outcomes in cardiac surgery. JCVA 2016 Oct;30(5):1308-16
  • Ke P, Liu HY, Wu SR, Liu H, Zhang ZC, Fuhai Ji. Does propofol anesthesia lead to less postoperative pain compared with inhalation anesthesia? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Anesth Analg 2016 Oct;123(4):846-58
  • Geng J, Qian J, Cheng H, Ji F, Liu H. The influence of perioperative dexmedetomidine on the patients undergoing cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis. PLOS ONE 2016 Apr 6;11(4):e0152829
  • Singh, N., DeMesa, C. Unusual Hypersensitivity Reaction to Iohexol during Epidural Steroid Injection Resulting in Lipoma Development-A Case Report. PM R. 2016 Jun 9. pii: S1934-1482(16)30179-4
  • Rejaei, D., Singh, N., Sheth, S., Koebner, I., and Fishman, S. A Novel Approach to the Treatment of Sacroiliac Joint Complex Pain: Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation Applied in a Palisade Pattern. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2016 May-Jun;41(3):416-7
  • McBride DW, Reis C, Frank E, Klebe DW, Zhang JH, Applegate R 2nd, Tang J. An Experimental Model of Vasovagal Syncope Induces Cerebral Hypoperfusion and Fainting-Like Behavior in Awake Rats. PLoS One. 2016 Sep 22;11(9):e0163280
  • Vadi MG, Ghazal EA, Malkin MR, Ayodeji A, Applegate RL 2nd. Continuous Noninvasive Hemodynamic Monitoring in an Infant With Tetra-Amelia. A A Case Rep. 2016 Sep 15;7(6):123-4
  • Vadi MG, Ghazal EA, Halverson B, Applegate RL. Comparison of Indirect Video Laryngoscopes in Children Younger than two years of age: A Randomized Trainee Evaluation Study. Middle East J Anaesthesiol. 2016 Feb;23(4):401-10
  • Carter HF, Lau C, Juma D, Wells B, Applegate RL 2nd. Intraoperative Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Infant Heart Transplant Patients Is Not Associated with Worsened Outcomes. Anesth Analg. 2016 May;122(5):1567-77
  • Vadi MG, Malkin MR, Lenart J, Stier GR, Gatling JW, Applegate RL 2nd. Comparison of web-based and face-to-face interviews for application to an anesthesiology training program: a pilot study. Int J Med Educ. 2016 Apr 3;7:102-8
  • Wong CM, Ghazal EA, Dyleski RA, Applegate RL 2nd. Management of Near-Complete Airway Obstruction Caused by a Vallecular Cyst in an Infant Using a Tongue Tip Traction Suture. A A Case Rep. 2016 Jan 15;6(2):31-3
  • Kowalczyk AK, Bachar BJ, Liu H. Neuromonitoring during adult cardiac surgery. J Biomed Res. 2016;30(3):171-173. doi:10.7555/JBR.30.20150159
  • Pakkianathan C, Benggon M, Khatibi NH, Chen H, Marcantonio S, Applegate R 2nd, Tang J, Zhang J. Propofol Pretreatment Fails to Provide Neuroprotection Following a Surgically Induced Brain Injury Rat Model. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2016;121:323-7
  • Komanapalli ES, Sherchan P, Rolland W 2nd, Khatibi N, Martin RD, Applegate RL 2nd, Tang J, Zhang JH. Epsilon Aminocaproic Acid Pretreatment Provides Neuroprotection Following Surgically Induced Brain Injury in a Rat Model. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2016;121:311-5
  • Zhao J, Yu W, Tong C, Xie Z, Sun J, Zhou SF, Liu H, Meng L. Adopting the American Anesthesia Oral Board in China: Value and Roadblocks. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 2016; 30: 42–45
  • Huang L, Woo W, Sherchan P, Khatibi NH, Krafft P, Rolland W, Applegate RL 2nd, Martin RD, Zhang J. Valproic Acid Pretreatment Reduces Brain Edema in a Rat Model of Surgical Brain Injury. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2016;121:305-10
  • Benggon M, Chen H, Applegate RL 2nd, Zhang J. Thrombin Preconditioning in Surgical Brain Injury in Rats. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2016;121:299-304
  • Cheng H, Li Z, Young N, Boyd D, Atkins Z, Ji F and Liu H. The effect of dexmedetomidine on outcomes of cardiac surgery in elderly patients. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2016 Dec;30(6):1502-1508

2015 Publications:

  • Huang L, Sherchan P, Wang Y, Reis C, Applegate RL 2nd, Tang J, Zhang JH. Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase Gamma Contributes to Neuroinflammation in a Rat Model of Surgical Brain Injury. J Neurosci. 2015 Jul 22;35(29):10390-401
  • Wang Y, Xu X, Liu H, Ji Effects of Dexmedetomidine on T Helper Lymphocytes and Inflammatory Response in Patients Undergoing Radical Gastrectomy. J Surg Res. 2015, 194: 147-53
  • Wang Y, Reis C, Applegate R 2nd, Stier G, Martin R, Zhang JH. Ischemic conditioning-induced endogenous brain protection: Applications pre-, per- or post-stroke. Experimental neurology. 2015; 272:26-40
  • Yao L, Young N, Liu H, Li Z, Sun W, Goldhammer J, Tao L, He J, Diehl J and Sun J. Evidence for preoperative aspirin improving major outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease undergoing cardiac surgery, a cohort study. Ann Surg. 2015 Jan;261(1):207-12
  • Judge O, Ji F, Fleming N and Liu H. The Current Use of Pulmonary Artery Catheter for Hemodynamic Monitoring in Cardiac Surgery: a Survey from Members of Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015, 29(1);69-75
  • Santosa CM, Rose DD, Fleming NW. The Utility of 3D Left Atrial Volume and Mitral Flow Velocities as Guides for Acute Volume Resuscitation. Biomed Res Int. 2015;2015:697327
  • Huang J, Donneyong M, Trivedi J, Barnard A, Chaney J, Dotson A, Raymer S, Cheng A, Liu H and Slaughter MS. Preoperative Aspirin Use and its Effect on Adverse Events in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery. Ann Thoracic Surg. 2015;99:1975–82
  • Sun J, Dong H, Yao L and Liu H. Preventing Perioperative Cardiovascular Complications in Patients with Diabetes. J Anesth Perioper Med 2015;2(2):96-106
  • Chen J and Liu H. Is perioperative surgical home the future of surgical patient care? The Journal of Biomedical Research, 2015, 29(3):173-175
  • Wang C, Hu SM, Xie H, Qiao SG, Liu H, Liu CF. Role of mitochondrial ATP-sensitive potassium channel-mediated PKC-ε in delayed protection against myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury in isolated hearts of sevoflurane-preconditioned rats. Braz J Med Biol Res. 2015 Jun;48(6):528-36
  • Ji F, Li J, Fleming N, Rose D and Liu H. Reliability of a new 4th generation FloTrac algorithm to track cardiac output changes in patients receiving phenylephrine. J Clin Monit Comput. 2015 Aug;29(4):467-73