Lee A Fleisher

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta blockade: where do we go from here?
    Lee A Fleisher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Lancet 371:1813-4. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2006 guideline update on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery: focused update on perioperative beta-blocker therapy--a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guideli
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 104:15-26. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta-blockade: how best to translate evidence into practice
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 104:1-3. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Case 2-2006: Catastrophic cardiovascular collapse during carotid endarterectomy
    James G Hecker
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6112, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:259-68. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Perioperative myocardial ischemic injury in high-risk vascular surgery patients: incidence and clinical significance in a prospective clinical trial
    William C Mackey
    Department of Surgery, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:533-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Intermittent cardiac troponin-I screening is an effective means of surveillance for a perioperative myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth A Martinez
    The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:577-82. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of zoniporide, an Na/H exchange ion inhibitor, for reducing perioperative cardiovascular events in vascular surgery patients
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:570-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative interventions: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Lawrence L Creswell
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 11155 Dunn Rd, Suite 204N, St Louis, MO 63136, USA
    Chest 128:28S-35S. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Methodological approach: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 128:17S-23S. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, mechanisms, and risks: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Charles W Hogue
    Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, Box 8054, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Chest 128:9S-16S. 2005

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta blockade: where do we go from here?
    Lee A Fleisher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Lancet 371:1813-4. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2006 guideline update on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery: focused update on perioperative beta-blocker therapy--a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guideli
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 104:15-26. 2007
    ..The ultimate judgment regarding care of a particular patient must be made by the healthcare provider and patient in light of all the circumstances presented by that patient...
  3. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta-blockade: how best to translate evidence into practice
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 104:1-3. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Case 2-2006: Catastrophic cardiovascular collapse during carotid endarterectomy
    James G Hecker
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6112, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:259-68. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Perioperative myocardial ischemic injury in high-risk vascular surgery patients: incidence and clinical significance in a prospective clinical trial
    William C Mackey
    Department of Surgery, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:533-8. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Intermittent cardiac troponin-I screening is an effective means of surveillance for a perioperative myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth A Martinez
    The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:577-82. 2005
    ..The authors undertook a prospective evaluation of the perioperative incidence of myocardial infarction (MI) and evaluated surveillance strategies for the diagnosis of MI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of zoniporide, an Na/H exchange ion inhibitor, for reducing perioperative cardiovascular events in vascular surgery patients
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:570-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether a novel Na+/H+ exchange ion inhibitor, zoniporide, is associated with reduced perioperative myocardial ischemic injury in high-risk surgery patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative interventions: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Lawrence L Creswell
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 11155 Dunn Rd, Suite 204N, St Louis, MO 63136, USA
    Chest 128:28S-35S. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Methodological approach: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 128:17S-23S. 2005
    ..The panel derived recommendations that were based on this review of evidence and were formulated according to the ACCP protocol for grading evidence and strength of recommendations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, mechanisms, and risks: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Charles W Hogue
    Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, Box 8054, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Chest 128:9S-16S. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Strategies to reduce cardiac risk in noncardiac surgery: where are we in 2005?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology 102:881-2. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint A novel index of elevated risk of inpatient hospital admission immediately following outpatient surgery
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Surg 142:263-8. 2007
    ..Patients with increasing comorbidities are at increased risk of admission to an inpatient facility after outpatient surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preparation of the cardiac patient for noncardiac surgery
    Christopher Flood
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am Fam Physician 75:656-65. 2007
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Obstetric anesthesia. Foreword
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 26:xi. 2008
  15. doi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and care for noncardiac surgery: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 106:685-712. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 Guidelines on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation and Care for Noncardiac Surgery: Executive Summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise
    Lee A Fleisher
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1707-32. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and care for noncardiac surgery: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise the 2002 Guideline
    Lee A Fleisher
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:e159-241. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and care for noncardiac surgery: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise the 2002 Guideline
    Lee A Fleisher
    Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Circulation 116:e418-99. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 Guidelines on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation and Care for Noncardiac Surgery: Executive Summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise
    Lee A Fleisher
    Circulation 116:1971-96. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Should troponin and creatinine kinase be routinely measured after vascular surgery?
    Emile R Mohler
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Vasc Med 12:175-81. 2007
    ..9%) for predicting a CVE. The optimum time for measuring cTn-I after surgery with the highest positive predictive value was 24 hours. In conclusion, these data support routine serial measurement of cTn-I after vascular surgery...
  21. pmc The preoperative electrocardiogram: what is the role in 2007?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Ann Surg 246:171-2. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification
    William Vernick
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 22:1-21. 2008
    ..However, evidence is mounting that with the use of perioperative beta-blockers, the majority of intermediate and high-risk patients can safely undergo even major vascular surgery without further cardiac testing...
  23. ncbi request reprint Advancing perioperative prediction of cardiac risk after vascular surgery: does postoperative N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide do the trick?
    John Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 106:1080-2. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Coronary revascularization before vascular surgery
    Giora Landesberg
    N Engl J Med 352:1492-5; author reply 1492-5. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Challenging patients in an ambulatory setting
    Tracey Stierer
    The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 600 North Wolfe Street, Carnegie 280, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:243-61, viii. 2003
    ..Our goal is to define those patients who would benefit in having care in an inpatient setting or those who require more intensive medical evaluation or preparation prior to outpatient surgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin I predicts short-term mortality in vascular surgery patients
    Lauren J Kim
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    Circulation 106:2366-71. 2002
    ..We evaluated the association between postoperative cTnI levels and 6-month mortality and perioperative myocardial infarction (MI) after vascular surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Should my outpatient center have a beta-blocker protocol?
    Lee A Fleisher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:526-30. 2007
    ..Knowledge about application of this treatment modality to the ambulatory surgery population is poor...
  28. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation: what have we learned over the past 6 years to warrant an update?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 94:1378-9. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA Guideline Update for Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation for Noncardiac Surgery--Executive Summary. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee to Update the 1996 Guide
    Kim A Eagle
    Anesth Analg 94:1052-64. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Preoperative evaluation of the patient with hypertension
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Joint Appointments in Biomedical Information Sciences, Medicine, and Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA 287:2043-6. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the patient with cardiac disease undergoing noncardiac surgery: an update on the original AHA/ACC guidelines
    Lee A Fleisher
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 40:109-20. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint The value of preoperative pharmacologic stress testing before vascular surgery using ACC/AHA guidelines: a prospective, randomized trial
    Rita A Falcone
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 17:694-8. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Inpatient hospital admission and death after outpatient surgery in elderly patients: importance of patient and system characteristics and location of care
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Surg 139:67-72. 2004
    ..Surgery at different outpatient care locations in the higher-risk elderly (age >65 years) population is associated with similar rates of inpatient hospital admission and death...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of differing perioperative beta-blockade strategies in vascular surgery patients
    Lee A Fleisher
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:7-13. 2004
    ..To determine the incremental value of different strategies of both oral and intravenous beta-blockade during the perioperative period in high-risk vascular patients in reducing costs and improving outcomes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Platelet gene polymorphisms and cardiac risk assessment in vascular surgical patients
    Nauder Faraday
    Critical Care Medicine and Department of Surgery Vascular, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesthesiology 101:1291-7. 2004
    ..The authors hypothesized that platelet genotype would be an independent predictor of postoperative myocardial ischemia and would improve risk assessment when added to clinical factors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Perioperative risk: how can we study the influence of provider characteristics?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology 96:1039-41. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Strategies in the high-risk cardiac patient undergoing non-cardiac surgery
    Robert D Stevens
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St Meter 8 140, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 18:549-63. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Preoperative evaluation
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Dulles 680, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 22:XI-XII. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cardiac evaluation
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Dulles 680, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 22:59-75. 2004
    ..Coronary intervention should be reserved for those patients who warrant intervention independent of the noncardiac surgery...
  40. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA guideline update for perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery---executive summary a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee to Update the 1996 Guide
    Kim A Eagle
    Circulation 105:1257-67. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer screening with helical computed tomography in older adult smokers: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Parthiv J Mahadevia
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 289:313-22. 2003
    ..Encouraged by direct-to-consumer marketing, smokers and their physicians are contemplating lung cancer screening with a promising but unproven imaging procedure, helical computed tomography (CT)...
  42. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA guideline update for perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery--executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee to Update the 1996 Guide
    Kim A Eagle
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:542-53. 2002
  43. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and analysis of postdischarge symptoms after outpatient surgery
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:994-1003. 2002
  44. doi request reprint Perioperative beta-blocker and statin therapy
    Geraldine Daumerie
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 21:60-5. 2008
    ..This review evaluates recent articles published on the cardioprotective effects of perioperative therapy with these medications...
  45. doi request reprint The future for B-type natriuretic peptide in preoperative assessment
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 108:332-3. 2008
  46. ncbi request reprint Implications of preoperative heart failure: the next frontier in perioperative medicine?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology 108:551-2. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint What sample sizes are required for pooling surgical case durations among facilities to decrease the incidence of procedures with little historical data?
    Franklin Dexter
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:1230-6. 2002
    ..The authors examined sample size requirements for pooling case duration data from several facilities to create a 90% chance of having case duration data for almost all procedures...
  48. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting coronary stents: what are the risks?
    Judy R Kersten
    Anesthesiology 106:898-900. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis of four screening strategies
    Wanda K Nicholson
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Phipps 247, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1482-4. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of continuous local anesthetic infusion for postoperative pain after radical retropubic prostatectomy
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Urology 66:366-70. 2005
    ..To determine whether a subfascial continuous infusion of local anesthetic in patients undergoing radical retropubic prostatectomy would result in a reduction in postoperative opioid requirements and an improvement in pain scores...
  51. ncbi request reprint Comparison of recovery profile after ambulatory anesthesia with propofol, isoflurane, sevoflurane and desflurane: a systematic review
    Anil Gupta
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesth Analg 98:632-41, table of contents. 2004
    ..The incidence of nausea and vomiting were less frequent with propofol...
  52. ncbi request reprint Is there value in obtaining a patient's willingness to pay for a particular anesthetic intervention?
    Alex Macario
    Anesthesiology 104:906-9. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2006 guideline update on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery: focused update on perioperative beta-blocker therapy: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guideli
    Lee A Fleisher
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2343-55. 2006
  54. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2006 guideline update on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery: focused update on perioperative beta-blocker therapy: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guideli
    Lee A Fleisher
    Circulation 113:2662-74. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Retrospective analysis: looking backward to point the way forward
    E Andrew Ochroch
    Anesthesiology 105:643-4. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after colectomy in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:594-9. 2006
    ..To examine, with a large database, the effect of postoperative epidural analgesia (vs systemic analgesia) on mortality after colectomy is unclear...
  57. ncbi request reprint Risks and benefits of anticoagulant and antiplatelet medication use before cataract surgery
    Joanne Katz
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2103, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:1784-8. 2003
    ..To estimate the risks and benefits associated with continuation of anticoagulants or antiplatelet medication use before cataract surgery...
  58. ncbi request reprint Does the routine prophylactic use of antiemetics affect the incidence of postdischarge nausea and vomiting following ambulatory surgery?: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Anil Gupta
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 99:488-95. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiography: the ECG
    A D John
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 4904, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 24:697-715, v-vi. 2006
    ..To assess accurately the information presented, hemodynamic information and cardiac-risk analysis should be integrated to have a complete picture...
  60. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass and the hypothesis from which it grew: is it yet to be tested? What are the downsides of the lingering questions?
    Thomas Floyd
    Anesthesiology 102:3-5. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Bronchodilator premedication does not decrease respiratory adverse events in pediatric general anesthesia
    Tom Elwood
    Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Can J Anaesth 50:277-84. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that autonomically-mediated complications seen during emergence from anesthesia would be predicted by capnometry and reduced with preoperative bronchodilator administration...
  62. ncbi request reprint The preoperative evaluation: an opportunity for education and other strategies to improve care
    Lee A Fleisher
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:323-4. 2007