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Anshuman Sharma, MD, MBA

Professor, Anesthesiology

Specialty Areas

Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Anesthesiology

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Education

Education

M.B.A.: Olin School of Business, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 2006
Fellowship: Anesthesiology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland 1994
M.D.: Anesthesiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India 1990
B.M.S.: Government Medical College, Patiala, India 1986
B.S: D.A.V. College, Jalandhar City, India 1981

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Opioid Sensitivity in Children with and without Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Montana MC, Juriga L, Sharma A, Kharasch ED
Anesthesiology. 2019 Mar 8; doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000002664.

PMID:
    30870164
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Study protocol for the Anesthesiology Control Tower-Feedback Alerts to Supplement Treatments (ACTFAST-3) trial: a pilot randomized controlled trial in intraoperative telemedicine.
Gregory S, Murray-Torres TM, Fritz BA, Ben Abdallah A, Helsten DL, Wildes TS, Sharma A, Avidan MS, ACTFAST Study Group.
F1000Res. 2018; 7623. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.14897.2.

PMID:
    30026931
    [PubMed - in process]
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Frailty Phenotypes and Relations With Surgical Outcomes: A Latent Class Analysis.
Sadiq F, Kronzer VL, Wildes TS, McKinnon SL, Sharma A, Helsten DL, Scheier LM, Avidan MS, Ben Abdallah A
Anesth Analg. 2018 Oct; 127(4)1017-1027. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000003695.

PMID:
    30113393
    [PubMed - in process]
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Tertiary Care Referrals for Fractures in Children.
Marsh JK, Murray DJ, Sharma A, Reddy KN, Naes A
J Perianesth Nurs. 2018 Jun; 33(3)325-329. doi: 10.1016/j.jopan.2016.12.008.

PMID:
    29784263
    [PubMed - in process]
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Using machine learning techniques to develop forecasting algorithms for postoperative complications: protocol for a retrospective study.
Fritz BA, Chen Y, Murray-Torres TM, Gregory S, Ben Abdallah A, Kronzer A, McKinnon SL, Budelier T, Helsten DL, Wildes TS, Sharma A, Avidan MS
BMJ Open. 2018 Apr 10; 8(4)e020124. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020124.

PMID:
    29643160
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: from clinical care to health policy.
Atun R, Davies JI, Gale EAM, Bärnighausen T, Beran D, Kengne AP, Levitt NS, Mangugu FW, Nyirenda MJ, Ogle GD, Ramaiya K, Sewankambo NK, Sobngwi E, Tesfaye S, Yudkin JS, Basu S, Bommer C, Heesemann E, Manne-Goehler J, Postolovska I, Sagalova V, Vollmer S, Abbas ZG, Ammon B, Angamo MT, Annamreddi A, Awasthi A, Besançon S, Bhadriraju S, Binagwaho A, Burgess PI, Burton MJ, Chai J, Chilunga FP, Chipendo P, Conn A, Joel DR, Eagan AW, Gishoma C, Ho J, Jong S, Kakarmath SS, Khan Y, Kharel R, Kyle MA, Lee SC, Lichtman A, Malm CP, Mbaye MN, Muhimpundu MA, Mwagomba BM, Mwangi KJ, Nair M, Niyonsenga SP, Njuguna B, Okafor OLO, Okunade O, Park PH, Pastakia SD, Pekny C, Reja A, Rotimi CN, Rwunganira S, Sando D, Sarriera G, Sharma A, Sidibe A, Siraj ES, Syed AS, Van Acker K, Werfalli M
Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2017 Aug; 5(8)622-667. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(17)30181-X.

PMID:
    28688818
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Changes in quality of life after elective surgery: an observational study comparing two measures.
Kronzer VL, Jerry MR, Ben Abdallah A, Wildes TS, McKinnon SL, Sharma A, Avidan MS
Qual Life Res. 2017 Aug; 26(8)2093-2102. doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1560-2.

PMID:
    28357679
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Preoperative Falls Predict Postoperative Falls, Functional Decline, and Surgical Complications.
Kronzer VL, Jerry MR, Ben Abdallah A, Wildes TS, Stark SL, McKinnon SL, Helsten DL, Sharma A, Avidan MS
EBioMedicine. 2016 Oct; 12302-308. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2016.08.039.

PMID:
    27599969
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Preoperative Falls and Their Association with Functional Dependence and Quality of Life.
Kronzer VL, Tang RD, Schelble AP, Ben Abdallah A, Wildes TS, McKinnon SL, Sadiq F, Lin N, Helsten DL, Sharma A, Stark SL, Avidan MS
Anesthesiology. 2016 Aug; 125(2)322-32. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001167.

PMID:
    27362869
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Methodologic Considerations for Collecting Patient-reported Outcomes from Unselected Surgical Patients.
Helsten DL, Ben Abdallah A, Avidan MS, Wildes TS, Winter A, McKinnon S, Bollini M, Candelario P, Burnside BA, Sharma A
Anesthesiology. 2016 Sep; 125(3)495-504. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001217.

PMID:
    27355128
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Convergent Validity of Three Methods for Measuring Postoperative Complications.
Fritz BA, Escallier KE, Ben Abdallah A, Oberhaus J, Becker J, Geczi K, McKinnon S, Helsten DL, Sharma A, Wildes TS, Avidan MS
Anesthesiology. 2016 Jun; 124(6)1265-76. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001108.

PMID:
    27028469
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Echocardiography of Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery.
Christensen JL, Singh GK, Aubuchon J, Sharma A
Anesth Analg. 2015 Nov; 121(5)1143-6. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000932.

PMID:
    26484455
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sedation and Anesthesia in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Catheterization: A Prospective Multicenter Experience.
Lin CH, Desai S, Nicolas R, Gauvreau K, Foerster S, Sharma A, Armsby L, Marshall AC, Odegard K, DiNardo J, Vincent J, El-Said H, Spaeth J, Goldstein B, Holzer R, Kreutzer J, Balzer D, Bergersen L
Pediatr Cardiol. 2015 Oct; 36(7)1363-75. doi: 10.1007/s00246-015-1167-8.

PMID:
    25991570
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The hematological effects of nitrous oxide anesthesia in pediatric patients.
Duma A, Cartmill C, Blood J, Sharma A, Kharasch ED, Nagele P
Anesth Analg. 2015 Jun; 120(6)1325-30. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000642.

PMID:
    25658315
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Case scenario: Hypotonia in infancy: anesthetic dilemma.
Saettele AK, Sharma A, Murray DJ
Anesthesiology. 2013 Aug; 119(2)443-6. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31829c2dc8.

PMID:
    23845921
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Congenital lumbar hernia: 20 years' single centre experience.
Sharma A, Pandey A, Rawat J, Ahmed I, Wakhlu A, Kureel SN
J Paediatr Child Health. 2012 Nov; 48(11)1001-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2012.02581.x.

PMID:
    23039934
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric airway management: current practices and future directions.
Sunder RA, Haile DT, Farrell PT, Sharma A
Paediatr Anaesth. 2012 Oct; 22(10)1008-15. doi: 10.1111/pan.12013.

PMID:
    22967160
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tetralogy of Fallot: anatomic variants and their impact on surgical management.
Sharkey AM, Sharma A
Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2012 Jun; 16(2)88-96. doi: 10.1177/1089253211434566.

PMID:
    22275348
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Perioperative pharmacokinetics of methadone in adolescents.
Sharma A, Tallchief D, Blood J, Kim T, London A, Kharasch ED
Anesthesiology. 2011 Dec; 115(6)1153-61. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e318238fec5.

PMID:
    22037641
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nitrous oxide anesthesia and plasma homocysteine in adolescents.
Nagele P, Tallchief D, Blood J, Sharma A, Kharasch ED
Anesth Analg. 2011 Oct; 113(4)843-8. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0b013e31822402f5.

PMID:
    21680854
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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