Shamsuddin Akhtar

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Publications

  1. doi Scientific principles and clinical implications of perioperative glucose regulation and control
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:478-97. 2010
  2. ncbi Ischemic heart disease
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 3, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 24:461-85. 2006
  3. doi Preoperative beta-blocker use: impact of national guidelines on clinical practice
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    J Clin Anesth 20:122-8. 2008
  4. ncbi Survey of anesthesiologists as to the value of prior ECG in a patient with nonspecific ST-T wave changes
    Hossam Tantawy
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    Conn Med 71:453-6. 2007
  5. doi Perioperative glycemic management in 2011: paradigm shifts
    Linda L Maerz
    Department of Surgery, Section of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:370-5. 2011
  6. ncbi Preoperative beta-blocker use: is titration to a heart rate of 60 beats per minute a consistently attainable goal?
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:191-7. 2005
  7. ncbi Significance of beta-blockers in the perioperative period
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06455, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 15:27-35. 2002
  8. ncbi Assessment and management of patients with ischemic heart disease
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:S126-36. 2004
  9. doi Fat embolism
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 27:533-50, table of contents. 2009

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Publications9

  1. doi Scientific principles and clinical implications of perioperative glucose regulation and control
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:478-97. 2010
    ..Until further specific data are accumulated, it is prudent to maintain glucose levels <180 mg/dL in the perioperative period, and glycemic control should always be accompanied by close glucose monitoring...
  2. ncbi Ischemic heart disease
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 3, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 24:461-85. 2006
    ..Clearly, optimal care of the patient with IHD entails closely coordinated assessment and management throughout the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative phases, if one is to optimize short- and long-term outcomes...
  3. doi Preoperative beta-blocker use: impact of national guidelines on clinical practice
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    J Clin Anesth 20:122-8. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Survey of anesthesiologists as to the value of prior ECG in a patient with nonspecific ST-T wave changes
    Hossam Tantawy
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    Conn Med 71:453-6. 2007
    ..We surveyed anesthesiologists to determine if their concern about nonspecific ST-T (NSST) wave changes is influenced significantly by the availability of a prior ECG for comparison...
  5. doi Perioperative glycemic management in 2011: paradigm shifts
    Linda L Maerz
    Department of Surgery, Section of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:370-5. 2011
    ..This review distills clinically pertinent principles from the related literature published in the months since the NICE-SUGAR trial...
  6. ncbi Preoperative beta-blocker use: is titration to a heart rate of 60 beats per minute a consistently attainable goal?
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:191-7. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi Significance of beta-blockers in the perioperative period
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06455, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 15:27-35. 2002
    ..Although significant advances have been made, many specific questions still remain to be answered. We will review some of these developments and the current role of beta-blockers in peri-operative medicine...
  8. ncbi Assessment and management of patients with ischemic heart disease
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:S126-36. 2004
    ..Review the perioperative management of patients who are scheduled for noncardiac surgery...
  9. doi Fat embolism
    Shamsuddin Akhtar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8051, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 27:533-50, table of contents. 2009
    ..This article reviews the definition, epidemiology, etiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, management, and prognosis of FES...