Edward R Mariano

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. ncbi 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
  6. 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
  7. ncbi 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
  8. ncbi 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
  9. ncbi Scheduling elective pediatric procedures that require anesthesia: the perspective of parents
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:1426-31. 2006
  10. ncbi Successful thoracoscopic repair of esophageal atresia with tracheoesophageal fistula in a newborn with single ventricle physiology
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California 92103 8770, USA
    Anesth Analg 101:1000-2, table of contents. 2005

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  1. 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...
  2. doi 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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)...
  5. ncbi 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...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi 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...
  8. ncbi 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...
  9. ncbi Scheduling elective pediatric procedures that require anesthesia: the perspective of parents
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:1426-31. 2006
    ..72, P < 0.0001). Surprisingly, parents did not show a preference for scheduling cases during vacation or summer months...
  10. ncbi Successful thoracoscopic repair of esophageal atresia with tracheoesophageal fistula in a newborn with single ventricle physiology
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California 92103 8770, USA
    Anesth Analg 101:1000-2, table of contents. 2005
    ..Careful monitoring and good communication were critical to the safe management of this single ventricle patient during thoracoscopic EA/TEF repair...
  11. ncbi A comparison of three methods for estimating appropriate tracheal tube depth in children
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 15:846-51. 2005
    ..We evaluated three methods commonly used by anesthesiologists to determine which one most reliably results in appropriate positioning...
  12. ncbi Anesthetic management of infants with palliated hypoplastic left heart syndrome undergoing laparoscopic nissen fundoplication
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, University of CA at San Diego Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8770, USA
    Anesth Analg 100:1631-3. 2005
    ..There were no intraoperative or postoperative complications. In patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication can be safely performed with careful patient selection and close intraoperative monitoring...
  13. 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
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. doi 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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
    ....
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. doi 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...
  25. doi 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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
    ....
  28. 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
    ....
  29. doi 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...
  30. ncbi 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...
  31. doi 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...
  32. doi 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 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
    ....
  34. ncbi 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...
  35. 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
    ....
  36. doi 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...
  37. ncbi 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...
  38. ncbi An analysis of factors influencing postanesthesia recovery after pediatric ambulatory tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
    Alice A Edler
    Department of Anesthesia, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Anesth Analg 104:784-9. 2007
    ..Many factors contribute to prolonged length of stay (LOS) for pediatric patients in the postanesthesia care unit (PACU). We designed this prospective study to identify the pre- and postoperative factors that prolong LOS...
  39. ncbi 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...
  40. ncbi 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...
  41. 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...
  42. ncbi 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...
  43. doi 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...
  44. doi 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
    ....
  45. ncbi Anesthetic concerns for robot-assisted laparoscopy in an infant
    Edward R Mariano
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr H3580, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Anesth Analg 99:1665-7, table of contents. 2004
    ..Advance preparation is required to maximize patient safety during robotic surgery...
  46. ncbi Transesophageal echocardiography assessment of severe aortic regurgitation in type a aortic dissection caused by a prolapsed circumferential intimal flap
    John L Chow
    Department of Anesthesia, Divisions of Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:85-7. 2007
  47. pmc Conflicting results in clinical research: is the proof in the P value, the study design, or the pudding?
    Brian M Ilfeld
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 32:179-82. 2007
  48. ncbi "Going fishing"--the practice of reporting secondary outcomes as separate studies
    Edward R Mariano
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 32:183-5. 2007