Stavros Memtsoudis

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Affiliation: Hospital for Special Surgery
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc In-hospital complications and mortality of unilateral, bilateral, and revision TKA: based on an estimate of 4,159,661 discharges
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2617-27. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Blood transfusions in total hip and knee arthroplasty: an analysis of outcomes
    Thomas Danninger
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:623460. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Does limb preconditioning reduce pain after total knee arthroplasty? A randomized, double-blind study
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:1467-74. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Regional anesthesia in patients with significant comorbid disease
    O Stundner
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:1281-90. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea and total joint arthroplasty under various types of anesthesia: a population-based study of perioperative outcomes
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 38:274-81. 2013
  6. pmc Consensus statement from the consensus conference on bilateral total knee arthroplasty group
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2649-57. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Perioperative comparative effectiveness of anesthetic technique in orthopedic patients
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Anesthesiology 118:1046-58. 2013
  8. pmc Have bilateral total knee arthroplasties become safer? A population-based trend analysis
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:17-25. 2013
  9. pmc Epidemiology and risk factors for perioperative mortality after total hip and knee arthroplasty
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, 10021 NY, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1811-21. 2012
  10. pmc Utilization of critical care services among patients undergoing total hip and knee arthroplasty: epidemiology and risk factors
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Anesthesiology 117:107-16. 2012

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  1. pmc In-hospital complications and mortality of unilateral, bilateral, and revision TKA: based on an estimate of 4,159,661 discharges
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2617-27. 2008
    ..Outcomes for patients undergoing RTKA for most variables were similar to those for UTKA. BTKA, advanced age, and male gender were independent risk factors for complications and mortality after TKA...
  2. doi request reprint Blood transfusions in total hip and knee arthroplasty: an analysis of outcomes
    Thomas Danninger
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:623460. 2014
    ..In this study we attempted to determine the proportion of perioperative complications in the orthopedic population attributable to the use of a blood transfusion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Does limb preconditioning reduce pain after total knee arthroplasty? A randomized, double-blind study
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:1467-74. 2014
    ..Ischemic preconditioning of tissue before inducing procedure-related underperfusion may reduce the postoperative inflammatory response, which further may reduce associated pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Regional anesthesia in patients with significant comorbid disease
    O Stundner
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:1281-90. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea and total joint arthroplasty under various types of anesthesia: a population-based study of perioperative outcomes
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 38:274-81. 2013
    ..We studied the association of the type of anesthesia and perioperative outcomes in patients with SA undergoing joint arthroplasty...
  6. pmc Consensus statement from the consensus conference on bilateral total knee arthroplasty group
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2649-57. 2013
    ..Controversy exists regarding many aspects of decision making pertaining to same-day versus staged bilateral TKA (BTKAs), including patient selection, perioperative management decisions, and other important choices...
  7. doi request reprint Perioperative comparative effectiveness of anesthetic technique in orthopedic patients
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Anesthesiology 118:1046-58. 2013
    ..We studied a large national sample of primary joint arthroplasty recipients and hypothesized that neuraxial anesthesia favorably influences perioperative outcomes...
  8. pmc Have bilateral total knee arthroplasties become safer? A population-based trend analysis
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:17-25. 2013
    ..It remains unclear whether this development has reduced overall perioperative morbidity and mortality...
  9. pmc Epidemiology and risk factors for perioperative mortality after total hip and knee arthroplasty
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, 10021 NY, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1811-21. 2012
    ..Our data can be used to assess the risk for perioperative mortality and to develop targeted intervention to decrease such risk...
  10. pmc Utilization of critical care services among patients undergoing total hip and knee arthroplasty: epidemiology and risk factors
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Anesthesiology 117:107-16. 2012
    ..The authors sought to identify the incidence and risk factors for the use of CCS among these patients and compare the characteristics and outcomes of patients who require CCS to those who do not...
  11. pmc The effect of low versus high tidal volume ventilation on inflammatory markers in healthy individuals undergoing posterior spine fusion in the prone position: a randomized controlled trial
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Anesth 24:263-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of ventilation strategy on markers of inflammation in patients undergoing spine surgery in the prone position...
  12. pmc Metabolic syndrome and lumbar spine fusion surgery: epidemiology and perioperative outcomes
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:989-95. 2012
    ..Analysis of the National Inpatient Sample database from 2000 to 2008...
  13. pmc Factors influencing unexpected disposition after orthopedic ambulatory surgery
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Anesth 24:89-95. 2012
    ..To analyze whether patient characteristics, ambulatory facility type, anesthesia provider and technique, procedure type, and temporal factors impact the outcome of unexpected disposition after ambulatory knee and shoulder surgery...
  14. pmc Risk of postoperative hypoxemia in ambulatory orthopedic surgery patients with diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea: a retrospective observational study
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 4:9. 2010
    ..Our OSA patients undergoing ambulatory-type orthopedic procedures are monitored overnight in the PACU, thus we reviewed patient records to determine incidence of complications...
  15. pmc Risk factors for pulmonary embolism after hip and knee arthroplasty: a population-based study
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, USA
    Int Orthop 33:1739-45. 2009
    ..Our findings may be useful in stratifying the individual patient's risk of PE after surgery...
  16. doi request reprint Correlation between centrally versus peripherally transduced venous pressure in prone patients undergoing posterior spine surgery
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Departments of Anesthesiology, Division of Spine Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, NY 10021, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E643-7. 2008
    ..Prospective clinical observational study...
  17. pmc Trends in bilateral total knee arthroplasties: 153,259 discharges between 1990 and 2004
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1568-76. 2009
    ..Level of Evidence: Level II, prognostic study. See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  18. ncbi request reprint Critical care issues in the patient after major joint replacement
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:92-104. 2007
    ..Procedure-specific complications such as fat embolism and acrylic bone cement-related issues are reviewed...
  19. pmc Bilateral total knee arthroplasty: risk factors for major morbidity and mortality
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Anesth Analg 113:784-90. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine the incidence and patient-related risk factors for major morbidity and mortality among patients undergoing BTKA...
  20. pmc Changes in anesthesia-related factors in ambulatory knee and shoulder surgery: United States 1996-2006
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 36:327-31. 2011
    ..We sought to characterize temporal changes in factors surrounding ambulatory orthopedic surgery and anesthesia...
  21. doi request reprint Perioperative pulmonary outcomes in patients with sleep apnea after noncardiac surgery
    Stavros Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Anesth Analg 112:113-21. 2011
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Demographics, outcomes, and risk factors for adverse events associated with primary and revision total hip arthroplasties in the United States
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 39:E72-7. 2010
    ..Additional studies are warranted to determine causal relationships...
  23. ncbi request reprint Trends in lung surgery: United States 1988 to 2002
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Chest 130:1462-70. 2006
    ..To elucidate temporal changes in the demographics of lung resections, we analyzed nationally representative data that were collected for the National Hospital Discharge Survey from 1988 to 2002...
  24. doi request reprint Perioperative mortality in patients with pulmonary hypertension undergoing major joint replacement
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:1110-6. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluated the incidence and risks of perioperative morbidity and mortality in patients with PHTN undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  25. pmc Increased in-hospital complications after primary posterior versus primary anterior cervical fusion
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:649-57. 2011
    ..Since for some patients either approach might be reasonable it is important to know the relative perioperative risks for decision-making...
  26. ncbi request reprint Perioperative inflammatory response in total knee arthroplasty patients: impact of limb preconditioning
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 35:412-6. 2010
    ....
  27. pmc Perioperative pulmonary circulatory changes during bilateral total hip arthroplasty under regional anesthesia
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 35:417-21. 2010
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Do race, gender, and source of payment impact on anesthetic technique for inguinal hernia repair?
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:328-33. 2006
    ..To evaluate the potential differences in the type of anesthesia provided to patients of different race, gender, and source of payment undergoing inguinal hernia repair (IHR)...
  29. pmc Perioperative morbidity and mortality after anterior, posterior, and anterior/posterior spine fusion surgery
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1867-77. 2011
    ..Analysis of population-based national hospital discharge data collected for the National Inpatient Sample...
  30. doi request reprint Perioperative comparative effectiveness research
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 25:535-47. 2011
    ..Finally, we assess the role of CER in perioperative research and provide some thoughts on future paths...
  31. doi request reprint Association of perioperative use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with postoperative myocardial infarction after total joint replacement
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, and Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 37:45-50. 2012
    ..Thus, we performed this single-center observational cohort study to determine any association between NSAID use and postoperative myocardial infarction (POMI)...
  32. pmc Perioperative morbidity and mortality of same-day bilateral TKAs: incidence and risk factors
    Lazaros Poultsides
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:111-20. 2014
    ..Controversy persists regarding the safety of same-day bilateral TKAs, and indications for same-day versus staged bilateral surgery need to be clarified...
  33. pmc Trends in mortality, complications, and demographics for primary hip arthroplasty in the United States
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Int Orthop 33:643-51. 2009
    ..Multiple temporal changes in outcomes and demographics for THA were found. These changes have implications for clinical care and allocation of health resources...
  34. pmc Comparative in-hospital morbidity and mortality after revision versus primary thoracic and lumbar spine fusion
    Yan Ma
    Department of Public Health, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Spine J 10:881-9. 2010
    ....
  35. doi request reprint National trends in anterior cervical fusion procedures
    Satyajit Marawar
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Spine Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1454-9. 2010
    ..Population-based database analysis...
  36. doi request reprint Trends in demographics, comorbidity profiles, in-hospital complications and mortality associated with primary knee arthroplasty
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Arthroplasty 24:518-27. 2009
    ..Despite a decrease in mortality from the first to the second study period (0.50% vs 0.21%), a slight increase was noticed more recently (0.28%). We identified significant changes in most variables studied...
  37. pmc Perioperative outcomes after unilateral and bilateral total knee arthroplasty
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 111:1206-16. 2009
    ..The authors sought to study differences in perioperative outcomes between unilateral and BTKA and to further compare BTKAs performed during the same versus different operations during the same hospitalization...
  38. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary thrombectomy in a patient with hemoglobin Nottingham
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Division of Cardiac Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Perfusion 22:299-301. 2007
    ..We describe a successful, multidisciplinary approach to the problems associated with this disease, particularly with the use of cardiopulmonary bypass and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest...
  39. doi request reprint Risk factors for perioperative mortality after lower extremity arthroplasty: a population-based study of 6,901,324 patient discharges
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:19-26. 2010
    ..Our results can be used to identify patients at risk for fatal outcome and implement interventions to reduce such risk...
  40. ncbi request reprint Successful management of a trauma patient with pulmonary hemorrhage using a wire-guided bronchial blocker
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Trauma 63:E127-9. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of transesophageal echocardiography during intraoperative cardiac arrest in noncardiac surgery
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 102:1653-7. 2006
    ..Thus, TEE may provide additional diagnostic information in patients with intraoperative cardiac arrest and may directly guide specific, potentially life-saving therapy...