Lee A Fleisher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Cardiac risk stratification for noncardiac surgery: update from the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association 2007 guidelines
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3400 Spruce Street, 6 Dulles Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:S9-15. 2009
  10. pmc Racial disparities in operative procedure time: the influence of obesity
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Anesthesiology 119:43-51. 2013

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Publications88

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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
  4. 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...
  5. 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
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiac risk stratification for noncardiac surgery: update from the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association 2007 guidelines
    Lee A Fleisher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3400 Spruce Street, 6 Dulles Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:S9-15. 2009
    ..The timing of surgery following percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) depends on whether a stent was used, the type of stent, and the antiplatelet regimen...
  10. pmc Racial disparities in operative procedure time: the influence of obesity
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Anesthesiology 119:43-51. 2013
    ..The authors also examine the relative contributions of surgical and anesthesia times...
  11. ncbi request reprint Acute kidney injury, renal function, and the elderly obese surgical patient: a matched case-control study
    Rachel R Kelz
    Departments of Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 258:359-63. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between obesity and perioperative acute kidney injury (AKI), controlling for preoperative kidney dysfunction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative pain to quality of recovery in the immediate postoperative period
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:516-22. 2005
    ..It is unclear whether the severity of postoperative pain may affect patients' quality of recovery in the immediate postoperative period (within 2 weeks of surgery)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality following surgery in medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:525-33; discussion 515-9. 2004
    ....
  14. pmc Obesity and readmission in elderly surgical patients
    Caroline E Reinke
    Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 152:355-62. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine whether causes for readmission differed between obese and nonobese patients, possibly allowing for targeted interventions...
  15. pmc Physiological complexity underlying heart rate dynamics and frailty status in community-dwelling older women
    Paulo H M Chaves
    Departments of cMedicine and dEpidemiology, Division of Geriatrics Medicine and Gerontology, Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1698-703. 2008
    ..For supporting validity, relationships between frailty and traditional linear indices of heart rate variability (HRV) were also assessed...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. pmc Medical and financial risks associated with surgery in the elderly obese
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 256:79-86. 2012
    ..To study the medical and financial outcomes associated with surgery in elderly obese patients and to ask if obesity itself influences outcomes above and beyond the effects from comorbidities that are known to be associated with obesity...
  20. 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...
  21. doi request reprint Changing access to emergency care for patients undergoing outpatient procedures at ambulatory surgery centers: evidence from Florida
    Mark D Neuman
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:247-58. 2011
    ..Further research defining the risks associated with these changes in access to emergency care is needed to inform future ASC policy development and regulation...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effect of pain on health-related quality of life in the immediate postoperative period
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:1078-85, table of contents. 2003
    ....
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after lung resection in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:515-20. 2006
    ..To perform an analysis of the Medicare claims database in patients undergoing lung resection to determine whether there is an association between postoperative epidural analgesia and mortality...
  26. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative epidural analgesia with morbidity and mortality following total knee replacement in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:524-7. 2008
    ..Postoperative epidural analgesia was not associated with lower incidence of mortality or major morbidity in Medicare patients who underwent elective total knee replacement...
  27. 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
    ....
  28. pmc Estimating anesthesia time using the medicare claim: a validation study
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Center for Outcomes Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Anesthesiology 115:322-33. 2011
    ..The authors sought to estimate procedure length through information obtained in the anesthesia claim submitted to Medicare to validate this method for future studies...
  29. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of regional versus general anesthesia for hip fracture surgery in adults
    Mark D Neuman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Anesthesiology 117:72-92. 2012
    ..Hip fracture is a common, morbid, and costly event among older adults. Data are inconclusive as to whether epidural or spinal (regional) anesthesia improves outcomes after hip fracture surgery...
  30. ncbi request reprint Nonoperative care for hip fracture in the elderly: the influence of race, income, and comorbidities
    Mark D Neuman
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Med Care 48:314-20. 2010
    ..Operative repair is the standard of care, maximizing the chances of functional recovery. Not receiving operative care may condemn patients to a lifetime of pain and potential immobility...
  31. doi request reprint Reducing perioperative cardiac morbidity and mortality: is this the right goal?
    Emily K Gordon
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 19:342-5. 2013
    ..As the number of people having surgery grows, our ability to risk stratify patients becomes more important, particularly in the setting of perioperative myocardial ischemia/necrosis...
  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 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
  34. doi request reprint The relationship between short-term mortality and quality of care for hip fracture: a meta-analysis of clinical pathways for hip fracture
    Mark D Neuman
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2046-54. 2009
    ..To assess the association between use of clinical pathways for hip fracture and changes in the rates of five inpatient complications and short-term mortality...
  35. pmc Neuraxial anesthesia decreases postoperative systemic infection risk compared with general anesthesia in knee arthroplasty
    Jiabin Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Anesth Analg 117:1010-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that NA would decrease postoperative infectious complications compared with general anesthesia (GA) among knee arthroplasty patients...
  36. 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after total hip replacement surgery in medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Carnegie 280, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:271-8. 2003
    ..systemic analgesia) on patient outcomes is unclear. Available randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have focused on the intraoperative period and not properly examined the effect of postoperative epidural analgesia (EA) on outcomes...
  38. 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 side effects, specifically postoperative nausea and vomiting, was less frequent with propofol...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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
  42. doi request reprint Revised Cardiac Risk Index (Lee) and perioperative cardiac events as predictors of long-term mortality in patients undergoing endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Sylvia Archan
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:84-90. 2010
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Global health outreach during anesthesiology residency in the United States: a survey of interest, barriers to participation, and proposed solutions
    Maureen McCunn
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6112, USA
    J Clin Anesth 24:38-43. 2012
    ..To assess the interest in and barriers to pursuing global health outreach (GHO) experiences for anesthesiology residents in the United States...
  44. 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)...
  45. ncbi request reprint The effect of multidisciplinary care teams on intensive care unit mortality
    Michelle M Kim
    Department of Health Care Management and Economics, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:369-76. 2010
    ..Critically ill patients are medically complex and may benefit from a multidisciplinary approach to care...
  46. pmc Association between reduced heart rate variability and cognitive impairment in older disabled women in the community: Women's Health and Aging Study I
    Dae Hyun Kim
    Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1751-7. 2006
    ..To examine the independent association between heart rate variability (HRV), a marker of cardiac autonomic function, and cognitive impairment...
  47. 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...
  48. ncbi request reprint The association of intraoperative neuraxial anesthesia on anticipated admission to the intensive care unit
    Sandra C Kaufmann
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 1410, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 14:432-6. 2002
    ..To determine whether use of intraoperative neuraxial anesthesia would decrease the frequency of ICU admission postoperatively in orthopedic patients...
  49. 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...
  50. 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
    ....
  51. 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...
  52. 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
  53. pmc Airway trauma in a high patient volume academic cardiac electrophysiology laboratory center
    Zhe Yan
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesth Analg 116:112-7. 2013
    ..We report our experience of several cases of reported airway trauma including tongue and pharyngeal hematoma and vocal cord paralysis in this setting...
  54. 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
  55. 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...
  56. 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
  57. 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
  58. 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
  59. doi request reprint An organized, comprehensive, and security-enabled strategic response to the Haiti earthquake: a description of pre-deployment readiness preparation and preliminary experience from an academic anesthesiology department with no preexisting international dis
    Maureen McCunn
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:1438-44. 2010
    ..The focus of this article is the pre-deployment readiness process, and is not a post-deployment report describing the medical care provided in Haiti...
  60. ncbi request reprint Strategies to reduce cardiac risk in noncardiac surgery: where are we in 2005?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology 102:881-2. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Coronary revascularization before vascular surgery
    Giora Landesberg
    N Engl J Med 352:1492-5; author reply 1492-5. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Perioperative risk: how can we study the influence of provider characteristics?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology 96:1039-41. 2002
  63. 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
  64. 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
  65. 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
  66. 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
    ....
  67. pmc The preoperative electrocardiogram: what is the role in 2007?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Ann Surg 246:171-2. 2007
  68. 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
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta-blockade: how best to translate evidence into practice
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesth Analg 104:1-3. 2007
  70. 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...
  71. 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
  72. 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
  73. 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
  74. 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
  75. 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
  76. 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
    ....
  77. 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
  78. doi request reprint The future for B-type natriuretic peptide in preoperative assessment
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 108:332-3. 2008
  79. 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
  80. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting coronary stents: what are the risks?
    Judy R Kersten
    Anesthesiology 106:898-900. 2007
  81. 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
  82. ncbi request reprint The preoperative evaluation: an opportunity for education and other strategies to improve care
    Lee A Fleisher
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  83. 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
  84. 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
  85. ncbi request reprint Implications of preoperative heart failure: the next frontier in perioperative medicine?
    Lee A Fleisher
    Anesthesiology 108:551-2. 2008
  86. 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
  87. 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...
  88. ncbi request reprint Retrospective analysis: looking backward to point the way forward
    E Andrew Ochroch
    Anesthesiology 105:643-4. 2006