Shireen Ahmad

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Status of anesthesiology resident research education in the United States: structured education programs increase resident research productivity
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 116:205-10. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of bispectral index monitoring on fast tracking of gynecologic patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Anesthesiology 98:849-52. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Complications of ophthalmologic nerve blocks: a review
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Anesth 15:564-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Sedation techniques in ophthalmic anesthesia
    Shireen Ahmad
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, 251 East Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 19:193-202. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Fentanyl HCl iontophoretic transdermal system versus intravenous morphine pump after gynecologic surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:251-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Postoperative hypoxemia in morbidly obese patients with and without obstructive sleep apnea undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, F5 704 Chicago, IL 0 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:138-43. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Office based--is my anesthetic care any different? Assessment and management
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 28:369-84. 2010
  8. doi request reprint A dose-ranging study of the effect of transversus abdominis block on postoperative quality of recovery and analgesia after outpatient laparoscopy
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, Feinberg 5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 113:1218-25. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Anesthesiology residency program director burnout
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Anesth 23:176-82. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The prevalence of burnout and depression and their association with adherence to safety and practice standards: a survey of United States anesthesiology trainees
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 E Huron St, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 117:182-93. 2013

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Status of anesthesiology resident research education in the United States: structured education programs increase resident research productivity
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 116:205-10. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of bispectral index monitoring on fast tracking of gynecologic patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Anesthesiology 98:849-52. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Complications of ophthalmologic nerve blocks: a review
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Anesth 15:564-9. 2003
    ..We review the complications that may occur during the placement of ophthalmologic blocks and their appropriate prompt treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sedation techniques in ophthalmic anesthesia
    Shireen Ahmad
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, 251 East Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 19:193-202. 2006
    ..Thorough preoperative screening and preparation of the patient is most important in obtaining cooperation and patient acceptance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fentanyl HCl iontophoretic transdermal system versus intravenous morphine pump after gynecologic surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:251-8. 2007
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of fentanyl iontophoretic transdermal system (ITS) with morphine intravenous patient-controlled analgesia (IV PCA) for pain management following gynecologic surgery...
  6. doi request reprint Postoperative hypoxemia in morbidly obese patients with and without obstructive sleep apnea undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, F5 704 Chicago, IL 0 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:138-43. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Office based--is my anesthetic care any different? Assessment and management
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 28:369-84. 2010
    ..The leadership of societies, along with support from the membership, must play a key role in this educational process; only then can OBA become as safe as the anesthesia care in traditional venues...
  8. doi request reprint A dose-ranging study of the effect of transversus abdominis block on postoperative quality of recovery and analgesia after outpatient laparoscopy
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, Feinberg 5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 113:1218-25. 2011
    ..Global QoR-40 scores range from 40 to 200, representing very poor to outstanding quality of recovery, respectively...
  9. doi request reprint Anesthesiology residency program director burnout
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Anesth 23:176-82. 2011
    ..To evaluate work-related stress as well as personal factors associated with professional burnout in program directors of anesthesiology...
  10. doi request reprint The prevalence of burnout and depression and their association with adherence to safety and practice standards: a survey of United States anesthesiology trainees
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 E Huron St, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 117:182-93. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that residents at high risk of burnout and/or depression would report more medical errors as well as a lower rate of following principles identified as the best practice of anesthesiology...
  11. doi request reprint Desflurane/fentanyl compared with sevoflurane/fentanyl on awakening and quality of recovery in outpatient surgery using a laryngeal mask airway: a randomized, double-blinded controlled trial
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Anesth 25:651-8. 2013
    ..To compare time to awakening and upper airway morbidity between desflurane and sevoflurane using a Laryngeal Mask Airway (LMA) and a balanced anesthetic regimen inclusive of opioids...
  12. doi request reprint Selection of obese patients undergoing ambulatory surgery: a systematic review of the literature
    Girish P Joshi
    From the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ambulatory Surgery Division, Hospital Corporation of America, Austin, Texas and Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesth Analg 117:1082-91. 2013
    ..In recent years, several studies have assessed perioperative outcomes in obese patients undergoing ambulatory surgery. However, this evidence has not been reviewed and evaluated systematically...
  13. doi request reprint High incidence of burnout in academic chairpersons of anesthesiology: should we be taking better care of our leaders?
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:181-93. 2011
    ..Burnout is a work-related psychologic syndrome characterized by emotional exhaustion, low personal accomplishment, and depersonalization...
  14. doi request reprint Intraoperative neuraxial anesthesia but not postoperative neuraxial analgesia is associated with increased relapse-free survival in ovarian cancer patients after primary cytoreductive surgery
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 36:271-7. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to find a possible association between intraoperative regional anesthesia and decreased cancer recurrence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thermal quantitative sensory testing to predict postoperative pain outcomes following gynecologic surgery
    Shireen Ahmad
    Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pain Med 15:857-64. 2014
    ..To evaluate the relationship of preoperative thermal quantitative sensory testing (QST) values with postoperative pain and opiate consumption in opiate-naïve patients following gynecologic surgery...
  16. doi request reprint Dexamethasone to prevent postoperative nausea and vomiting: an updated meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Gildasio S de Oliveira
    MsCI, Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 E Huron St, F5 704, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 116:58-74. 2013
    ..In this study, we evaluated the use of 4 mg to 5 mg and 8 mg to 10 mg IV doses of dexamethasone to prevent PONV when used as a single drug or as part of a combination preventive therapy...