Michael G Fitzsimons

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Critical rebound methemoglobinemia after methylene blue treatment: case report
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Harvard Medical School, Departments of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 24:538-40. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Carinal resection requiring cardiopulmonary bypass in a pregnant patient
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1085-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Redo aortic valve replacement in a patient with immunoglobulin A deficiency and hemophilia A
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Division of Cardiac Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:311-3. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Random drug testing to reduce the incidence of addiction in anesthesia residents: preliminary results from one program
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:630-5. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia and cardiopulmonary bypass
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:273-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Left main coronary artery spasm: medical versus surgical management
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:834-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint ECG and thallium imaging abnormalities with normal coronary angiogram in a male flight surgeon
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Family Medicine, Martin Army Community Hospital and Division of Cardiac Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:749-52. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic implications of traumatic pulmonary hernia repair
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:627-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cricoid fracture after physical assault
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Masachusetts 02114, USA
    J Trauma 59:1237-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Two distinct clinical presentations in adult unicuspid aortic valve
    Arvind K Agnihotri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1169-70. 2006

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Critical rebound methemoglobinemia after methylene blue treatment: case report
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Harvard Medical School, Departments of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 24:538-40. 2004
    ..Clinicians need to be aware that a decreasing level of methemoglobin does not necessarily indicate that a crisis has passed and that further monitoring and treatment may be indicated...
  2. doi request reprint Carinal resection requiring cardiopulmonary bypass in a pregnant patient
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1085-7. 2013
    ..The patient underwent successful left carinal pneumonectomy and subsequently delivered a healthy baby. ..
  3. doi request reprint Redo aortic valve replacement in a patient with immunoglobulin A deficiency and hemophilia A
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Division of Cardiac Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:311-3. 2013
    ..We present a case of successful management of combined hemophilia A and IgA deficiency in a patient undergoing repeated sternotomy for aortic valve replacement. ..
  4. doi request reprint Random drug testing to reduce the incidence of addiction in anesthesia residents: preliminary results from one program
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:630-5. 2008
    ..Larger multi-institutional studies will be required to determine whether instituting a program of random urine testing decreases the incidence of substance abuse in anesthesiology residents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia and cardiopulmonary bypass
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:273-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Left main coronary artery spasm: medical versus surgical management
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:834-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint ECG and thallium imaging abnormalities with normal coronary angiogram in a male flight surgeon
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Family Medicine, Martin Army Community Hospital and Division of Cardiac Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:749-52. 2006
    ..We discuss the sensitivity of non-invasive screening studies in healthy young individuals and potential causes of "false-positive" thallium imaging...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic implications of traumatic pulmonary hernia repair
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:627-9. 2005
    ..Anesthetic management involves airway protection, lung isolation, and avoidance of distension of the herniated segment. We report the successful anesthetic management during surgical management of pulmonary herniation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cricoid fracture after physical assault
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Masachusetts 02114, USA
    J Trauma 59:1237-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Two distinct clinical presentations in adult unicuspid aortic valve
    Arvind K Agnihotri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1169-70. 2006
  11. doi request reprint Diagnosis of congenital unicuspid aortic valve in adult population: the value and limitation of transesophageal echocardiography
    John W Chu
    Cardiac Ultrasound Laboratory, Department of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Echocardiography 27:1107-12. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the accuracy of two-dimensional echocardiography (echo) in diagnosing unicuspid aortic valve (UAV) and to determine echo features that could improve the diagnosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia services during operation unified assistance, aboard the USNS Mercy, after the tsunami in Southeast Asia
    Michael G Fitzsimons
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Division of Cardiac Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Mil Med 172:227-31. 2007
    ..Anesthesiologists and certified nurse anesthetists provided care in >150 cases. We discuss the initial response, medical and cultural planning, logistical support, procedures, and lessons learned in this unique opportunity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cardiac evaluation for vascular surgery
    Hovig V Chitilian
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02214, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 43:1-14. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and CO2 removal in an adult after near drowning
    Ruben Peralta
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Extra Corpor Technol 37:71-4. 2005
    ..It may be especially successful in those victims with single organ injury. We report the use of ECMO in a young adult with ARDS and pneumonia after near drowning...