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Michael S Avidan, MBBCh

Professor, Anesthesiology and Surgery
Head, Department of Anesthesiology
Chief, Division of Clinical and Translational Research

Specialty Areas

Anesthesiology
Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Anesthesiology

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Adult Intensive Care: King's College Hospital, United Kingdom 2000
Residency: Anesthesiology and Intensive Care: University of Witwatersrand, South Africa 1996
MBBCh (MD equivalent): University of Witwatersrand, South Africa 1991

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A cricket with no legs cannot hear.
Avidan MS
Anaesthesia. 2019 Dec 5; doi: 10.1111/anae.14907.

PMID:
    31808146
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Critical appraisal of ENGAGES: cognitive dissonance and anesthesia research.
Wildes TS, Avidan MS
Ann Transl Med. 2019 Oct; 7(20)599. doi: 10.21037/atm.2019.09.48.

PMID:
    31807580
    [PubMed]
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Assessing method agreement for paired repeated binary measurements administered by multiple raters.
Wang W, Lin N, Oberhaus JD, Avidan MS
Stat Med. 2019 Dec 1; doi: 10.1002/sim.8398.

PMID:
    31788847
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Association between postoperative complications and lingering post-surgical pain: an observational cohort study.
Willingham M, Rangrass G, Curcuru C, Ben Abdallah A, Wildes TS, McKinnon S, Kronzer A, Sharma A, Helsten D, Hall B, Avidan MS, Haroutounian S
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Nov 23; pii: S0007-0912(19)30800-1. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.10.012.

PMID:
    31771788
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Central-Positive Complexes: A Novel Characterization of Ictal Markers Induced During Electroconvulsive Therapy.
Hogan RE, Trammel ER, Farber NB, Avidan MS, Palanca BJA
J ECT. 2019 Dec; 35(4)e39-e45. doi: 10.1097/YCT.0000000000000597.

PMID:
    31764454
    [PubMed - in process]
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Three blind mice: a tail of discordant trials.
Whitlock EL, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Oct 29; pii: S0007-0912(19)30742-1. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.09.035.

PMID:
    31676036
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Protocol for a prospective, observational cohort study of awareness in mechanically ventilated patients admitted from the emergency department: the ED-AWARENESS study.
Pappal RD, Roberts BW, Mohr NM, Ablordeppey E, Wessman BT, Drewry AM, Yan Y, Kollef MH, Avidan MS, Fuller BM
BMJ Open. 2019 Oct 7; 9(10)e033379. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033379.

PMID:
    31594905
    [PubMed - in process]
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Protocol for the electroencephalography guidance of anesthesia to alleviate geriatric syndromes (ENGAGES-Canada) study: A pragmatic, randomized clinical trial.
Deschamps A, Saha T, El-Gabalawy R, Jacobsohn E, Overbeek C, Palermo J, Robichaud S, Dumont AA, Djaiani G, Carroll J, Kavosh MS, Tanzola R, Schmitt EM, Inouye SK, Oberhaus J, Mickle A, Ben Abdallah A, Avidan MS, Clinical Trials Group CPA
F1000Res. 2019; 81165. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.19213.1.

PMID:
    31588356
    [PubMed - in process]
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Deep-learning model for predicting 30-day postoperative mortality.
Fritz BA, Cui Z, Zhang M, He Y, Chen Y, Kronzer A, Ben Abdallah A, King CR, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Nov; 123(5)688-695. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.07.025.

PMID:
    31558311
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The relationship between obstructive sleep apnoea and postoperative delirium and pain: an observational study of a surgical cohort.
Strutz PK, Kronzer V, Tzeng W, Arrington B, McKinnon SL, Ben Abdallah A, Haroutounian S, Avidan MS
Anaesthesia. 2019 Dec; 74(12)1542-1550. doi: 10.1111/anae.14855.

PMID:
    31531850
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Obstructive sleep apnoea, positive airway pressure treatment and postoperative delirium: protocol for a retrospective observational study.
King CR, Escallier KE, Ju YS, Lin N, Palanca BJ, McKinnon SL, Avidan MS
BMJ Open. 2019 Aug 26; 9(8)e026649. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026649.

PMID:
    31455698
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Intraoperative Awareness With Recall: A Descriptive, Survey-Based, Cohort Study.
Bombardieri AM, Mathur S, Soares A, Sharma A, Ben Abdallah A, Wildes TS, Avidan MS
Anesth Analg. 2019 Nov; 129(5)1291-1297. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004358.

PMID:
    31453869
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Uncovering covert stroke in surgical patients.
Vlisides PE, Avidan MS, Mashour GA
Lancet. 2019 Sep 21; 394(10203)982-984. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(19)31770-2.

PMID:
    31422896
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The ED-SED Study: A Multicenter, Prospective Cohort Study of Practice Patterns and Clinical Outcomes Associated With Emergency Department SEDation for Mechanically Ventilated Patients.
Fuller BM, Roberts BW, Mohr NM, Knight WA 4th, Adeoye O, Pappal RD, Marshall S, Alunday R, Dettmer M, Goyal M, Gibson C, Levine BJ, Gardner-Gray JM, Mosier J, Dargin J, Mackay F, Johnson NJ, Lokhandwala S, Hough CL, Tonna JE, Tsolinas R, Lin F, Qasim ZA, Harvey CE, Bassin B, Stephens RJ, Yan Y, Carpenter CR, Kollef MH, Avidan MS
Crit Care Med. 2019 Nov; 47(11)1539-1548. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003928.

PMID:
    31393323
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Cognitive Training for Optimizing Perioperative Brain Health.
Lenze EJ, Bowie CR, Avidan MS
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2019 Nov; 27(11)1228-1231. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2019.06.009.

PMID:
    31326344
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Electroencephalography-Guided Anesthetic Administration and Postoperative Delirium-Reply.
Wildes TS, Mickle AM, Avidan MS
JAMA. 2019 Jun 25; 321(24)2471-2472. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.5161.

PMID:
    31237637
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Duration of EEG suppression does not predict recovery time or degree of cognitive impairment after general anaesthesia in human volunteers.
Shortal BP, Hickman LB, Mak-McCully RA, Wang W, Brennan C, Ung H, Litt B, Tarnal V, Janke E, Picton P, Blain-Moraes S, Maybrier HR, Muench MR, Lin N, Avidan MS, Mashour GA, McKinstry-Wu AR, Kelz MB, Palanca BJ, Proekt A, ReCCognition Study Group.
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Aug; 123(2)206-218. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.03.046.

PMID:
    31202561
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Post-traumatic stress in the postoperative period: current status and future directions.
El-Gabalawy R, Sommer JL, Pietrzak R, Edmondson D, Sareen J, Avidan MS, Jacobsohn E
Can J Anaesth. 2019 Nov; 66(11)1385-1395. doi: 10.1007/s12630-019-01418-4.

PMID:
    31190143
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General Anesthesia Does Not Have Persistent Effects on Attention in Rodents.
Hambrecht-Wiedbusch VS, LaTendresse KA, Avidan MS, Nelson AG, Phyle M, Ajluni RE, Mashour GA
Front Behav Neurosci. 2019; 1376. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2019.00076.

PMID:
    31057375
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Association of Preoperative Functional Performance With Outcomes After Surgical Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer: A Clinical Severity Staging System.
Sindhar S, Kallogjeri D, Wildes TS, Avidan MS, Piccirillo JF
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2019 May 2; doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2019.1035.

PMID:
    31045219
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