Edward R Mariano

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound and its evolution in perioperative regional anesthesia and analgesia
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 28:29-39. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Application of echogenic technology for catheters used in ultrasound-guided continuous peripheral nerve blocks
    Edward R Mariano
    MAS, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, 112A, Palo Alto, CA 94304 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 33:905-11. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Choice of loco-regional anesthetic technique affects operating room efficiency for carpal tunnel release
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Anesth 27:611-4. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of long-and short-axis imaging for in-plane ultrasound-guided femoral perineural catheter insertion
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 32:149-56. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of procedural times for ultrasound-guided perineural catheter insertion in obese and nonobese patients
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:1357-61. 2011
  6. pmc Comparative efficacy of ultrasound-guided and stimulating popliteal-sciatic perineural catheters for postoperative analgesia
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Can J Anaesth 57:919-26. 2010
  7. pmc Continuous interscalene brachial plexus block via an ultrasound-guided posterior approach: a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1688-94. 2009
  8. pmc The effects of local anesthetic concentration and dose on continuous infraclavicular nerve blocks: a multicenter, randomized, observer-masked, controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:345-50. 2009
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life after tricompartment knee arthroplasty with and without an extended-duration continuous femoral nerve block: a prospective, 1-year follow-up of a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, UCSD Center for Pain Medicine, 9300 Campus Point Dr MC 7651, La Jolla, CA 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1320-5. 2009
  10. pmc Continuous femoral versus posterior lumbar plexus nerve blocks for analgesia after hip arthroplasty: a randomized, controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Anesth Analg 113:897-903. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound and its evolution in perioperative regional anesthesia and analgesia
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 28:29-39. 2014
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Application of echogenic technology for catheters used in ultrasound-guided continuous peripheral nerve blocks
    Edward R Mariano
    MAS, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, 112A, Palo Alto, CA 94304 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 33:905-11. 2014
    ..Outcomes included visual echogenicity ranking, image quality, and scanning time, as assessed by 2 blinded investigators. The experimental catheter was found to be more echogenic than 2 of the 3 comparators. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Choice of loco-regional anesthetic technique affects operating room efficiency for carpal tunnel release
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Anesth 27:611-4. 2013
    ..01), but nerve blocks took 10 (5-28) min to perform. Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks performed preoperatively reduce anesthesia-controlled time compared to Bier block and may be a useful anesthetic modality in some practice environments...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of long-and short-axis imaging for in-plane ultrasound-guided femoral perineural catheter insertion
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 32:149-56. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that a long-axis in-plane technique for femoral perineural catheter insertion results in faster onset of sensory anesthesia compared to a short-axis in-plane technique...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of procedural times for ultrasound-guided perineural catheter insertion in obese and nonobese patients
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:1357-61. 2011
    ..We therefore tested the hypothesis that obese patients require more time for perineural catheter insertion compared to nonobese patients despite using ultrasound...
  6. pmc Comparative efficacy of ultrasound-guided and stimulating popliteal-sciatic perineural catheters for postoperative analgesia
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Can J Anaesth 57:919-26. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that popliteal-sciatic perineural catheter insertion relying exclusively on ultrasound guidance results in superior postoperative analgesia compared with stimulating catheters...
  7. pmc Continuous interscalene brachial plexus block via an ultrasound-guided posterior approach: a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1688-94. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc The effects of local anesthetic concentration and dose on continuous infraclavicular nerve blocks: a multicenter, randomized, observer-masked, controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:345-50. 2009
    ..We therefore tested the null hypothesis that providing ropivacaine at different concentrations and rates, but at an equal total basal dose, produces comparable effects when used in a continuous infraclavicular brachial plexus block...
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life after tricompartment knee arthroplasty with and without an extended-duration continuous femoral nerve block: a prospective, 1-year follow-up of a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, UCSD Center for Pain Medicine, 9300 Campus Point Dr MC 7651, La Jolla, CA 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1320-5. 2009
    ..However, it remains unknown if the extended infusion improves subsequent health-related quality of life between 7 days and 12 mo...
  10. pmc Continuous femoral versus posterior lumbar plexus nerve blocks for analgesia after hip arthroplasty: a randomized, controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Anesth Analg 113:897-903. 2011
    ..We therefore tested the hypothesis that differing the catheter insertion site (femoral versus posterior lumbar plexus) after hip arthroplasty has no impact on postoperative analgesia...
  11. doi request reprint Electrical stimulation versus ultrasound guidance for popliteal-sciatic perineural catheter insertion: a randomized controlled trial
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 34:480-5. 2009
    ..Therefore, we tested the hypotheses that popliteal-sciatic perineural catheters placed via US guidance require less time for placement and produce equivalent results, as compared with catheters placed using ES...
  12. pmc A multicenter, randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled trial of the effect of ambulatory continuous femoral nerve blocks on discharge-readiness following total knee arthroplasty in patients on general orthopaedic wards
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, CA 92037 7651, USA
    Pain 150:477-84. 2010
    ..061). We conclude that a 4-day ambulatory cFNB decreases the time to reach three important discharge criteria by an estimated 20% following TKA compared with an overnight cFNB, primarily by improving analgesia...
  13. pmc Continuous femoral nerve blocks: varying local anesthetic delivery method (bolus versus basal) to minimize quadriceps motor block while maintaining sensory block
    Matthew T Charous
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Anesthesiology 115:774-81. 2011
    ..Whether the method of local anesthetic administration for continuous femoral nerve blocks--basal infusion versus repeated hourly bolus doses--influences block effects remains unknown...
  14. pmc Effects of local anesthetic concentration and dose on continuous interscalene nerve blocks: a dual-center, randomized, observer-masked, controlled study
    Linda T Le
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:518-25. 2008
    ..We therefore tested the null hypothesis that providing ropivacaine at different concentrations and rates--but at an equal total basal dose--produces similar effects when used in a continuous interscalene nerve block...
  15. doi request reprint Continuous peripheral nerve blocks: is local anesthetic dose the only factor, or do concentration and volume influence infusion effects as well?
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, UCSD Center for Pain Medicine, 9300 Campus Point Drive, La Jolla, California 92037 7651, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:347-54. 2010
    ..The main determinant of continuous peripheral nerve block effects--local anesthetic concentration and volume or simply total drug dose--remains unknown...
  16. doi request reprint A randomized comparison of infraclavicular and supraclavicular continuous peripheral nerve blocks for postoperative analgesia
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, UCSD Center for Pain Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9300 Campus Point Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037 7651, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 36:26-31. 2011
    ..We therefore compared supraclavicular with infraclavicular perineural local anesthetic infusion following distal upper-extremity surgery...
  17. pmc Ambulatory continuous posterior lumbar plexus nerve blocks after hip arthroplasty: a dual-center, randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled trial
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego Center for Pain Medicine, 9300 Campus Point Drive, MC 7651, La Jolla, California 92037 7651, USA
    Anesthesiology 109:491-501. 2008
    ....
  18. pmc The effects of varying local anesthetic concentration and volume on continuous popliteal sciatic nerve blocks: a dual-center, randomized, controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:701-7. 2008
    ..We therefore tested the null hypothesis that providing different concentrations and rates of ropivacaine, but at equal total doses, produces comparable effects when used in a continuous sciatic nerve block in the popliteal fossa...
  19. pmc Health-related quality of life after hip arthroplasty with and without an extended-duration continuous posterior lumbar plexus nerve block: a prospective, 1-year follow-up of a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, Center for Pain Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Anesth Analg 109:586-91. 2009
    ..However, it remains unknown whether the extended infusion improves subsequent health-related quality of life...
  20. pmc Bilateral infraorbital nerve blocks decrease postoperative pain but do not reduce time to discharge following outpatient nasal surgery
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Can J Anaesth 56:584-9. 2009
    ..We designed this study to test the hypothesis that infraorbital nerve blocks combined with a standardized general anesthetic decrease the duration of recovery following outpatient nasal surgery...
  21. pmc Continuous adductor canal blocks are superior to continuous femoral nerve blocks in promoting early ambulation after TKA
    Seshadri C Mudumbai
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:1377-83. 2014
    ..A promising alternative is adductor canal CPNB that delivers a primarily sensory blockade; however, the differential effects of these two techniques on functional outcomes after TKA are not well established...
  22. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound guidance versus electrical stimulation for femoral perineural catheter insertion
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 28:1453-60. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that ultrasound guidance alone requires less time for femoral perineural catheter insertion and produces equivalent results compared with ES alone...
  23. pmc Long-term pain, stiffness, and functional disability after total knee arthroplasty with and without an extended ambulatory continuous femoral nerve block: a prospective, 1-year follow-up of a multicenter, randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled tria
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 36:116-20. 2011
    ....
  24. pmc Interscalene perineural catheter placement using an ultrasound-guided posterior approach
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 34:60-3. 2009
    ..We present a technique to place an interscalene perineural catheter that potentially decreases neuraxial involvement with the use of ultrasound guidance...
  25. ncbi request reprint A trainee-based randomized comparison of stimulating interscalene perineural catheters with a new technique using ultrasound guidance alone
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:329-36. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that an ultrasound-guided technique would require less time and produce equivalent results compared to electrical stimulation (ES) when trainees attempt interscalene perineural catheter placement...
  26. pmc Ultrasound-guided (needle-in-plane) perineural catheter insertion: the effect of catheter-insertion distance on postoperative analgesia
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 36:261-5. 2011
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound guidance versus electrical stimulation for infraclavicular brachial plexus perineural catheter insertion
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, 92103 8770, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 28:1211-8. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that infraclavicular catheters placed via ultrasound guidance alone require less time for placement and produce equivalent results compared with catheters placed solely via ES...
  28. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane catheters and ambulatory perineural infusions for outpatient inguinal hernia repair
    Justin W Heil
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 35:556-8. 2010
    ..We present our experience with ultrasound-guided TAP perineural catheter insertion and subsequent management of ambulatory TAP local anesthetic infusions after inguinal hernia repair...
  29. ncbi request reprint Preliminary experience with a novel ultrasound-guided supraclavicular perineural catheter insertion technique for perioperative analgesia of the upper extremity
    Justin W Heil
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:1481-5. 2010
    ..We present our experience with ultrasound-guided supraclavicular perineural catheters for distal upper extremity surgery...
  30. pmc Feasibility of ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve block catheters for pain control on pediatric medical missions in developing countries
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 18:598-601. 2008
    ..We present a series of successful cases employing ultrasound-guided CPNB for postoperative analgesia on medical missions and discuss the impact of this technology on present and future patients in underserved countries...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prepuncture ultrasound imaging to predict transverse process and lumbar plexus depth for psoas compartment block and perineural catheter insertion: a prospective, observational study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, UCSD Center for Pain Medicine, 9300 Campus Point Dr, MC 7651, La Jolla, CA 92037 7651, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:1725-8. 2010
    ..We assessed the accuracy of ultrasound in estimating transverse process depth before needle insertion and prediction of actual needle-to-plexus intercept depth for psoas compartment nerve blocks and perineural catheter insertion...
  32. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided perineural catheter and local anesthetic infusion in the perioperative management of pediatric limb salvage: a case report
    Vanessa J Loland
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 19:905-7. 2009
    ..2% ropivacaine maintained for 24 days. The resultant sympathectomy was integral to providing distal limb perfusion despite partial restenosis of the surgical revascularization...
  33. pmc Treating intractable phantom limb pain with ambulatory continuous peripheral nerve blocks: a pilot study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8770, USA
    Pain Med 14:935-42. 2013
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint An in vitro study to evaluate the utility of the "air test" to infer perineural catheter tip location
    Jack M Kan
    Department of Anesthesia, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 32:529-33. 2013
    ..The air test improved the expert clinician's assessment of catheter tip position compared to chance, but there was no difference when compared to direct visualization of the catheter without air injection...
  35. pmc Anesthesia-controlled time and turnover time for ambulatory upper extremity surgery performed with regional versus general anesthesia
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    J Clin Anesth 21:253-7. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that regional anesthesia (RA) employing a block room reduces anesthesia-controlled time for ambulatory upper extremity surgery compared with general anesthesia (GA)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of ergonomic behavior during simulated ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia using a head-mounted display
    Ankeet D Udani
    Department of Anesthesia, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1277-80. 2012
    ..Head-mounted display technology may offer potential advantages during ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia...
  37. ncbi request reprint Continuous lesser palatine nerve block for postoperative analgesia after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
    Nathaniel A Ponstein
    Department of Anesthesia Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Clin J Pain 29:e35-8. 2013
    ..We present the use of a continuous lesser palatine nerve block catheter as a part of the multimodal postoperative pain management for UPPP...
  38. pmc Ambulatory continuous femoral nerve blocks decrease time to discharge readiness after tricompartment total knee arthroplasty: a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Anesthesiology 108:703-13. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Pneumothorax following infraclavicular brachial plexus block for hand surgery
    Hugo B Sanchez
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    Orthopedics 31:709. 2008
    ..This information could be valuable in determining anesthesia modalities used for orthopedic upper extremity surgeries in patient populations with problematic follow-up or limited access to health care...
  40. ncbi request reprint Thoracic and lumbar paravertebral blocks for outpatient lithotripsy
    Brian D Jamieson
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    J Clin Anesth 19:149-51. 2007
    ..Postoperatively, both patients reported pain scores of zero (Visual Analog Scale) for 24 hours and required no opioid rescue analgesia...
  41. doi request reprint Making it work: setting up a regional anesthesia program that provides value
    Edward R Mariano
    Division of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 26:681-92, vi. 2008
    ..A successful regional anesthesia service promotes effective communication among all members of the perioperative team...
  42. doi request reprint Inpatient falls after total knee arthroplasty: the role of anesthesia type and peripheral nerve blocks
    Stavros G Memtsoudis
    From the Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York S G M, T D, and O S Department of Public Health, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York R R, J P, and M M Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York P G and Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California E R M
    Anesthesiology 120:551-63. 2014
    ..The aim of the study is to characterize cases of IFs, identify risk factors, and study the role of PNB and anesthesia technique in IF risk in total knee arthroplasty patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Peripheral nerve catheters and local anesthetic infiltration in perioperative analgesia
    Christopher K Merritt
    Department of Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 28:41-57. 2014
    ..LIA represents a promising yet under-investigated method of postoperative pain control. ..
  44. pmc Hospitalization costs of total knee arthroplasty with a continuous femoral nerve block provided only in the hospital versus on an ambulatory basis: a retrospective, case-control, cost-minimization analysis
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 32:46-54. 2007
    ..This study quantified the hospitalization costs for 10 TKA patients receiving ambulatory CFNB versus a matched cohort of 10 patients who received CFNB only during hospitalization...
  45. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided continuous median nerve block to facilitate intensive hand rehabilitation
    Bryan G Maxwell
    Department of Anesthesia, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Clin J Pain 29:86-8. 2013
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Regional anaesthesia in the obese patient: lost landmarks and evolving ultrasound guidance
    Jay B Brodsky
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 25:61-72. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to determine optimal regional anaesthesia techniques, local anaesthetic dosage and perioperative outcomes in obese patients...
  47. doi request reprint Vascular surgery patients prescribed preoperative β-blockers experienced a decrease in the maximal heart rate observed during induction of general anesthesia
    Seshadri C Mudumbai
    Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:414-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the association of preoperative β-blocker usage and maximal heart rates observed during the induction of general anesthesia...