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Michael S Avidan, MBBCh

Professor, Anesthesiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Anesthesiology

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Residency: Anesthesiology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
DA: Diploma in Anesthesia, South African College of Medicine, South Africa 1994
MBBCh: University of Witwatersrand, South Africa 1991

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Preventing postoperative delirium: all that glisters is not gold.
Kronzer VL, Avidan MS
Lancet. 2016 Aug 16; pii: S0140-6736(16)31353-8. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31353-8.

PMID:
    27542301
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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In Reply.
Avidan MS, Evers AS
Anesthesiology. 2016 Aug; 125(2)428-9. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001181.

PMID:
    27433761
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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Protocol for the Electroencephalography Guidance of Anesthesia to Alleviate Geriatric Syndromes (ENGAGES) study: a pragmatic, randomised clinical trial.
Wildes TS, Winter AC, Maybrier HR, Mickle AM, Lenze EJ, Stark S, Lin N, Inouye SK, Schmitt EM, McKinnon SL, Muench MR, Murphy MR, Upadhyayula RT, Fritz BA, Escallier KE, Apakama GP, Emmert DA, Graetz TJ, Stevens TW, Palanca BJ, Hueneke RL, Melby S, Torres B, Leung J, Jacobsohn E, Avidan MS
BMJ Open. 2016 Jun 15; 6(6)e011505. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011505.

PMID:
    27311914
    [PubMed - in process]
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In Reply.
Willingham MD, Kheterpal S, Avidan MS
Anesthesiology. 2016 Jun; 124(6)1411-2. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001088.

PMID:
    27187122
    [PubMed - in process]
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Trajectories of depressive symptoms after hip fracture.
Cristancho P, Lenze EJ, Avidan MS, Rawson KS
Psychol Med. 2016 May; 46(7)1413-25. doi: 10.1017/S0033291715002974.

PMID:
    27032698
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - in process]
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Amnesia of the Operating Room in the B-Unaware and BAG-RECALL Clinical Trials.
Chen Y, Cai A, Dexter F, Pryor KO, Jacobsohn EM, Glick DB, Willingham MD, Escallier K, Winter A, Avidan MS
Anesth Analg. 2016 Apr; 122(4)1158-68.

PMID:
    26859877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Fallacy of Persistent Postoperative Cognitive Decline.
Avidan MS, Evers AS
Anesthesiology. 2016 Feb; 124(2)255-8. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000958.

PMID:
    26785428
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intraoperative Electroencephalogram Suppression Predicts Postoperative Delirium.
Fritz BA, Kalarickal PL, Maybrier HR, Muench MR, Dearth D, Chen Y, Escallier KE, Ben Abdallah A, Lin N, Avidan MS
Anesth Analg. 2016 Jan; 122(1)234-42. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000989.

PMID:
    26418126
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ketamine infusion for patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support: a case series.
Tellor B, Shin N, Graetz TJ, Avidan MS
F1000Res. 2015; 416. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.6006.1.

PMID:
    26309726
    [PubMed]
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Concurrence of Intraoperative Hypotension, Low Minimum Alveolar Concentration, and Low Bispectral Index Is Associated with Postoperative Death.
Willingham MD, Karren E, Shanks AM, O'Connor MF, Jacobsohn E, Kheterpal S, Avidan MS
Anesthesiology. 2015 Oct; 123(4)775-85. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000822.

PMID:
    26267244
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The diving bell and the butterfly.
Avidan MS, Stevens TW
Br J Anaesth. 2015 Jul; 115 Suppl 1i8-i10. doi: 10.1093/bja/aev143.

PMID:
    26174306
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resting-state Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Correlates of Sevoflurane-induced Unconsciousness.
Palanca BJ, Mitra A, Larson-Prior L, Snyder AZ, Avidan MS, Raichle ME
Anesthesiology. 2015 Aug; 123(2)346-56. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000731.

PMID:
    26057259
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intraoperative awareness: controversies and non-controversies.
Mashour GA, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2015 Jul; 115 Suppl 1i20-i26. doi: 10.1093/bja/aev034.

PMID:
    25735710
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intraoperative awareness risk, anesthetic sensitivity, and anesthetic management for patients with natural red hair: a matched cohort study.
Gradwohl SC, Aranake A, Abdallah AB, McNair P, Lin N, Fritz BA, Villafranca A, Glick D, Jacobsohn E, Mashour GA, Avidan MS
Can J Anaesth. 2015 Apr; 62(4)345-55. doi: 10.1007/s12630-014-0305-8.

PMID:
    25681040
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effects of regional versus general anesthesia on outcomes after total hip arthroplasty: a retrospective propensity-matched cohort study.
Helwani MA, Avidan MS, Ben Abdallah A, Kaiser DJ, Clohisy JC, Hall BL, Kaiser HA
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2015 Feb 4; 97(3)186-93. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.N.00612.

PMID:
    25653318
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neurotoxicity of general anaesthesia is hypothetical.
Nadelson MR, Sanders RD, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2015 Feb; 114(2)344-5. doi: 10.1093/bja/aeu476.

PMID:
    25596222
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Systematic review of falls in older adults with cancer.
Wildes TM, Dua P, Fowler SA, Miller JP, Carpenter CR, Avidan MS, Stark S
J Geriatr Oncol. 2015 Jan; 6(1)70-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2014.10.003.

PMID:
    25454770
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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