Basem Abdelmalak

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Phenylephrine as an alternative to cocaine for nasal vasoconstriction before nasal surgery: A randomised trial
    Sawsan T Alhaddad
    Beachwood Ambulatory Surgicenter, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Indian J Anaesth 57:163-9. 2013
  2. pmc Electromagnetic interference in a cardiac pacemaker during cauterization with the coagulating, not cutting mode
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol 27:527-30. 2011
  3. ncbi Revisiting tight glycemic control in perioperative and critically ill patients: when one size may not fit all
    Basem B Abdelmalak
    Associate Director, Preoperative Anesthesia Consultation and Evaluation PACE Clinic, Departments of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Anesth 25:499-507. 2013
  4. doi Dexamethasone, light anaesthesia, and tight glucose control (DeLiT) randomized controlled trial
    B B Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anaesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102, USA www OR org
    Br J Anaesth 111:209-21. 2013
  5. doi Intraoperative tissue oxygenation and postoperative outcomes after major non-cardiac surgery: an observational study
    B B Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Br J Anaesth 110:241-9. 2013
  6. ncbi Anesthesia for bronchoscopy
    Basem B Abdelmalak
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 18:6314-24. 2012
  7. ncbi Fospropofol, a new sedative anesthetic, and its utility in the perioperative period
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, OH, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 18:6241-52. 2012
  8. ncbi Perioperative glycemic management in insulin pump patients undergoing noncardiac surgery
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Preoperative Anesthesia Consultation and Evaluation Clinic, Departments of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Director, Center for Sedation, Anesthesiology Institute, OH, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 18:6204-14. 2012
  9. doi Validation of the DeLiT Trial intravenous insulin infusion algorithm for intraoperative glucose control in noncardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology E31, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 58:606-16. 2011
  10. doi GlideScope® vs flexible fibreoptic scope for elective intubation in obese patients
    B B Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Researcht, Huron Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Health System, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Anaesthesia 66:550-5. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Phenylephrine as an alternative to cocaine for nasal vasoconstriction before nasal surgery: A randomised trial
    Sawsan T Alhaddad
    Beachwood Ambulatory Surgicenter, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Indian J Anaesth 57:163-9. 2013
    ..We compared cocaine with phenylephrine as an alternative to ascertain their relative efficacy as vasoconstrictors in nasal septoplasty...
  2. pmc Electromagnetic interference in a cardiac pacemaker during cauterization with the coagulating, not cutting mode
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol 27:527-30. 2011
    ..Clinicians should be aware that the coagulation mode of electrocautery can cause electromagnetic interference and hemodynamic instability. Heightened vigilance and preparedness can ensure a favorable outcome...
  3. ncbi Revisiting tight glycemic control in perioperative and critically ill patients: when one size may not fit all
    Basem B Abdelmalak
    Associate Director, Preoperative Anesthesia Consultation and Evaluation PACE Clinic, Departments of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Anesth 25:499-507. 2013
    ..Beneficial effects of tight glycemic control may be demonstrated when the appropriate glycemic targets are matched to the appropriate population. ..
  4. doi Dexamethasone, light anaesthesia, and tight glucose control (DeLiT) randomized controlled trial
    B B Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anaesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102, USA www OR org
    Br J Anaesth 111:209-21. 2013
    ..We tested the primary hypotheses that major perioperative morbidity is reduced by three potential anti-inflammatory interventions: (i) low-dose dexamethasone, (ii) intensive intraoperative glucose control, and (iii) lighter anaesthesia...
  5. doi Intraoperative tissue oxygenation and postoperative outcomes after major non-cardiac surgery: an observational study
    B B Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Br J Anaesth 110:241-9. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that perioperative in patients undergoing major non-cardiac surgery is inversely related to serious surgical outcomes...
  6. ncbi Anesthesia for bronchoscopy
    Basem B Abdelmalak
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 18:6314-24. 2012
    ..Special situations, such as tracheoesophageal fistula and mediastinal masses, are also considered...
  7. ncbi Fospropofol, a new sedative anesthetic, and its utility in the perioperative period
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, OH, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 18:6241-52. 2012
    ..In light of current shortages of many anesthetic drugs, whether forspropofol can take the place of propofol in ICUs and operating rooms remains to be determined...
  8. ncbi Perioperative glycemic management in insulin pump patients undergoing noncardiac surgery
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Preoperative Anesthesia Consultation and Evaluation Clinic, Departments of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Director, Center for Sedation, Anesthesiology Institute, OH, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 18:6204-14. 2012
    ..Here we propose a comprehensive algorithm for perioperative glycemic management in insulin pump patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. Where applicable, we discuss the rationale behind the algorithm...
  9. doi Validation of the DeLiT Trial intravenous insulin infusion algorithm for intraoperative glucose control in noncardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology E31, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 58:606-16. 2011
    ..We therefore report the validation of the DeLit Trial insulin infusion algorithm...
  10. doi GlideScope® vs flexible fibreoptic scope for elective intubation in obese patients
    B B Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Researcht, Huron Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Health System, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Anaesthesia 66:550-5. 2011
    ..For experienced users, the time required to intubate the trachea in anaesthetised obese patients is similar with the GlideScope and a flexible bronchoscope...
  11. doi The prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes in non-cardiac surgery patients, an observational study
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 57:1058-64. 2010
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  12. doi Dexmedetomidine for anesthetic management of anterior mediastinal mass
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Section of Anesthesia for Bronchoscopic Surgery, Department of General Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Anesth 24:607-10. 2010
    ..Maintaining spontaneous ventilation with dexmedetomidine as almost the sole anesthetic could be very advantageous and may reduce the risk of complete airway obstruction in the anesthetic management of AMMs...
  13. doi Dexmedetomidine supplemented with local anesthesia for awake laryngoplasty
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Departments of General Anesthesiology and Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Anesth 21:442-3. 2009
    ..Dexmedetomidine as a single agent for sedation and anxiolysis for awake laryngoplasty in a patient with unilateral vocal fold paralysis is presented...
  14. ncbi Dexmedetomidine as sole sedative for awake intubation in management of the critical airway
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Anesth 19:370-3. 2007
    ..Dexmedetomidine appears to be a useful agent for sedation during awake fiberoptic intubation in difficult airway patients...
  15. ncbi Respiratory arrest after successful neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser treatment of subglottic tracheal stenosis
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of General Anesthesiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 95:485-6, table of contents. 2002
    ..Respiratory arrest was caused, presumably, by airway narrowing due to delayed tissue edema secondary to thermal injury by deep penetration of the laser beam...
  16. doi Anesthesia and airway management for removing pulmonary self-expanding metallic stents
    D John Doyle
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Department of General Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Anesth 21:529-32. 2009
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  17. pmc Design and Organization of the Dexamethasone, Light Anesthesia and Tight Glucose Control (DeLiT) Trial: a factorial trial evaluating the effects of corticosteroids, glucose control, and depth-of-anesthesia on perioperative inflammation and morbidity from
    Basem Abdelmalak
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    BMC Anesthesiol 10:11. 2010
    ..We are studying three interventions that potentially modulate perioperative inflammation: corticosteroids, tight glucose control, and light anesthesia...
  18. ncbi Upper extremity arteriovenous fistula does not affect pulse oximetry readings
    Rafi Avitsian
    Department of General Anaesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:410-2. 2006
    ..The authors conducted a prospective case-control study to measure changes in these parameters in the upper extremity of patients who have had an AVF...