L A Fleisher

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disseminating information using an anesthesiology consultant report: impact on patient perceptions of quality of care
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Clin Anesth 11:380-5. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Perioperative cost-finding analysis of the routine use of intraoperative forced-air warming during general anesthesia
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesthesiology 88:1357-64. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Is outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy safe and cost-effective? A model to study transition of care
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesthesiology 90:1746-55. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Perioperative- and long-term mortality rates after major vascular surgery: the relationship to preoperative testing in the medicare population
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesth Analg 89:849-55. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Injectable versus topical anesthesia for cataract surgery: patient perceptions of pain and side effects. The Study of Medical Testing for Cataract Surgery study team
    J Katz
    Department of International Health, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2103, USA
    Ophthalmology 107:2054-60. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint The methodologic quality of clinical trials on regional anesthesia for cataract surgery
    D S Friedman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 108:530-41. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint A decision analysis of anesthesia management for cataract surgery
    S W Reeves
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N. Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 132:528-36. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of the literature on the effectiveness of regional anesthesia for cataract surgery
    D S Friedman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 108:519-29. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics and emergence profile of remifentanil versus fentanyl prospectively compared in a large population of surgical patients
    R S Twersky
    Department of Anesthesiology, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Long Island College Hospital, 339 Hicks Street, Brooklyn, NY 11202, USA
    J Clin Anesth 13:407-16. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Perioperative maintenance of normothermia reduces the incidence of morbid cardiac events. A randomized clinical trial
    S M Frank
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 277:1127-34. 1997

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Disseminating information using an anesthesiology consultant report: impact on patient perceptions of quality of care
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Clin Anesth 11:380-5. 1999
    ..To determine if providing an Anesthesiology Consultant Report (ACR) to patients would result in enhanced patients' perceptions of their knowledge about their care and improve their perception of the quality of their care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perioperative cost-finding analysis of the routine use of intraoperative forced-air warming during general anesthesia
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesthesiology 88:1357-64. 1998
    ..The authors did a prospective cost-finding study comparing FAW with routine thermal care in patients at low risk for perioperative complications who were undergoing general anesthesia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy safe and cost-effective? A model to study transition of care
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesthesiology 90:1746-55. 1999
    ..The aim of the current trial was to determine the safety and cost savings of performing laparoscopic cholecystectomy in an outpatient setting using a "mock" outpatient setting...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perioperative- and long-term mortality rates after major vascular surgery: the relationship to preoperative testing in the medicare population
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesth Analg 89:849-55. 1999
    ..The reduced long-term mortality in patients who had previously undergone preoperative testing and coronary revascularization reinforces the need for a prospective evaluation of these practices...
  5. ncbi request reprint Injectable versus topical anesthesia for cataract surgery: patient perceptions of pain and side effects. The Study of Medical Testing for Cataract Surgery study team
    J Katz
    Department of International Health, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2103, USA
    Ophthalmology 107:2054-60. 2000
    ..To compare patient reports of intraoperative pain and postoperative side effects by different anesthesia strategies for cataract surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint The methodologic quality of clinical trials on regional anesthesia for cataract surgery
    D S Friedman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 108:530-41. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Greater attention to methodologic quality and detailed reporting of study results will improve the ability of readers to interpret the results of clinical trials assessing regional anesthesia for cataract surgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint A decision analysis of anesthesia management for cataract surgery
    S W Reeves
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N. Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 132:528-36. 2001
    ..For some surgeries, substantial cost savings may be available for a small change in preference...
  8. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of the literature on the effectiveness of regional anesthesia for cataract surgery
    D S Friedman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 108:519-29. 2001
    ..Data are needed on patient preferences to determine the optimal strategies for anesthesia management during cataract surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics and emergence profile of remifentanil versus fentanyl prospectively compared in a large population of surgical patients
    R S Twersky
    Department of Anesthesiology, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Long Island College Hospital, 339 Hicks Street, Brooklyn, NY 11202, USA
    J Clin Anesth 13:407-16. 2001
    ..To compare the responses to, and hemodynamics associated with surgical stress, recovery profiles, and anesthesiologists' satisfaction following balanced general anesthesia using either remifentanil or fentanyl in a large-scale population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perioperative maintenance of normothermia reduces the incidence of morbid cardiac events. A randomized clinical trial
    S M Frank
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 277:1127-34. 1997
    ..To assess the relationship between body temperature and cardiac morbidity during the perioperative period...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adverse intraoperative medical events and their association with anesthesia management strategies in cataract surgery
    J Katz
    Department of International Health, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205-2103, USA
    Ophthalmology 108:1721-6. 2001
    ..However, cataract surgery is a safe procedure with a low absolute risk of medical complications with either topical or injection anesthesia. Clinicians should weigh the risks and benefits of their use for individual patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adrenergic, respiratory, and cardiovascular effects of core cooling in humans
    S M Frank
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Physiol 272:R557-62. 1997
    ..The respiratory and cardiovascular responses to core cooling are characterized by a shivering-induced increase in metabolic rate, norepinephrine-mediated peripheral vasoconstriction, and increased arterial blood pressure...
  13. pmc Prostate-specific antigen testing of older men
    H B Carter
    Department of Urology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287 2101, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:1733-7. 1999
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  14. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of coronary artery disease in patients undergoing elective surgery for peripheral arterial disease
    C M Nass
    School of Medicine, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Vasc Med 6:35-41. 2001
    ..Preoperative examination of vascular patients is an important opportunity to assess and implement neglected secondary prevention measures...
  15. pmc Preoperative evaluation of the cardiac patient for noncardiac surgery
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Yale J Biol Med 66:385-95. 1993
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  16. ncbi request reprint Does functional ability in the postoperative period differ between remifentanil- and fentanyl-based anesthesia?
    L A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 13:401-6. 2001
    ..To compare patients' functional ability in the 24-hour postoperative period following a remifentanil compared to a hypnotic-fentanyl-treated anesthesia regimen using a 24-Hour Functional Ability Questionnaire...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of local anesthetics on patient recovery after transrectal biopsy
    C L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Urology 57:925-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Injection of lidocaine lateral to the seminal vesicles before prostate biopsy did not diminish biopsy-associated pain...
  18. pmc Patient preferences for anaesthesia management during cataract surgery
    D S Friedman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:333-5. 2004
    ..To assess patient preferences for different anaesthesia management strategies during cataract surgery...