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Michael S Avidan, MBBCh

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

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

Use of the confusion assessment method in multicentre delirium trials: training and standardisation.
Green JR, Smith J, Teale E, Collinson M, Avidan MS, Schmitt EM, Inouye SK, Young J
BMC Geriatr. 2019 Apr 15; 19(1)107. doi: 10.1186/s12877-019-1129-8.

PMID:
    30991945
    [PubMed - in process]
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Dynamic Cortical Connectivity during General Anesthesia in Healthy Volunteers.
Li D, Vlisides PE, Kelz MB, Avidan MS, Mashour GA, ReCCognition Study Group.
Anesthesiology. 2019 Mar 28; doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000002656.

PMID:
    30946055
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Hypnotic depth and postoperative death: a Bayesian perspective and an Independent Discussion of a clinical trial.
Vlisides PE, Ioannidis JPA, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Apr; 122(4)421-427. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.01.012.

PMID:
    30857598
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Independent discussion sections for improving inferential reproducibility in published research.
Avidan MS, Ioannidis JPA, Mashour GA
Br J Anaesth. 2019 Apr; 122(4)413-420. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2018.12.010.

PMID:
    30857597
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pride and Prejudice in the Treatment of Depression and Anxiety in Acutely Ill Older Adults.
Lenze EJ, Avidan MS
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2019 Apr; 27(4)391-394. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2019.01.015.

PMID:
    30773457
    [PubMed - in process]
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Perioperative Epidural Use and Risk of Delirium in Surgical Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the PODCAST Trial.
Vlisides PE, Thompson A, Kunkler BS, Maybrier HR, Avidan MS, Mashour GA, PODCAST Research Group.
Anesth Analg. 2019 May; 128(5)944-952. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004038.

PMID:
    30768457
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effect of Electroencephalography-Guided Anesthetic Administration on Postoperative Delirium Among Older Adults Undergoing Major Surgery: The ENGAGES Randomized Clinical Trial.
Wildes TS, Mickle AM, Ben Abdallah A, Maybrier HR, Oberhaus J, Budelier TP, Kronzer A, McKinnon SL, Park D, Torres BA, Graetz TJ, Emmert DA, Palanca BJ, Goswami S, Jordan K, Lin N, Fritz BA, Stevens TW, Jacobsohn E, Schmitt EM, Inouye SK, Stark S, Lenze EJ, Avidan MS, ENGAGES Research Group.
JAMA. 2019 Feb 5; 321(5)473-483. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.22005.

PMID:
    30721296
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early Postoperative Actigraphy Poorly Predicts Hypoactive Delirium.
Maybrier HR, King CR, Crawford AE, Mickle AM, Emmert DA, Wildes TS, Avidan MS, Palanca BJA, ENGAGES Study Investigators.
J Clin Sleep Med. 2019 Jan 15; 15(1)79-87. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.7576.

PMID:
    30621829
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cognitive Change After Cardiac Surgery Versus Cardiac Catheterization: A Population-Based Study.
Whitlock EL, Diaz-Ramirez LG, Smith AK, Boscardin WJ, Avidan MS, Glymour MM
Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Apr; 107(4)1119-1125. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.10.021.

PMID:
    30578068
    [PubMed - in process]
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Relationship of critical dynamics, functional connectivity, and states of consciousness in large-scale human brain networks.
Lee H, Golkowski D, Jordan D, Berger S, Ilg R, Lee J, Mashour GA, Lee U, ReCCognition Study Group.
Neuroimage. 2019 Mar; 188228-238. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.12.011.

PMID:
    30529630
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reliability and accuracy of delirium assessments among investigators at multiple international centres.
Maybrier HR, Mickle AM, Escallier KE, Lin N, Schmitt EM, Upadhyayula RT, Wildes TS, Mashour GA, Palihnich K, Inouye SK, Avidan MS, PODCAST Research Group.
BMJ Open. 2018 Nov 21; 8(11)e023137. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023137.

PMID:
    30467132
    [PubMed - in process]
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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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Protocol for a multicentre, prospective cohort study of practice patterns and clinical outcomes associated with emergency department sedation for mechanically ventilated patients: the ED-SED Study.
Fuller BM, Mohr NM, Roberts BW, Carpenter CR, Kollef MH, Avidan MS
BMJ Open. 2018 Oct 21; 8(10)e023423. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023423.

PMID:
    30344178
    [PubMed - in process]
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Intraoperative ketamine for prevention of depressive symptoms after major surgery in older adults: an international, multicentre, double-blind, randomised clinical trial.
Mashour GA, Ben Abdallah A, Pryor KO, El-Gabalawy R, Vlisides PE, Jacobsohn E, Lenze E, Maybrier HR, Veselis RA, Avidan MS, PODCAST Research Group.
Br J Anaesth. 2018 Nov; 121(5)1075-1083. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2018.03.030.

PMID:
    30336852
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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We may be Homo sapiens, but anaesthetists are merely apes when evaluating risk.
Aranake-Chrisinger A, Whitlock EL, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2018 Oct; 121(4)702-705. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2018.07.022.

PMID:
    30236232
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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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Obstructive sleep apnea as an independent predictor of postoperative delirium and pain: protocol for an observational study of a surgical cohort.
Strutz P, Tzeng W, Arrington B, Kronzer V, McKinnon S, Ben Abdallah A, Haroutounian S, Avidan MS
F1000Res. 2018; 7328. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.14061.2.

PMID:
    30026927
    [PubMed]
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Reduce the burden of dementia now.
Hayden KM, Inouye SK, Cunningham C, Jones RN, Avidan MS, Davis D, Kuchel GA, Tang Y, Khachaturian AS
Alzheimers Dement. 2018 Jul; 14(7)845-847. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2018.06.3039.

PMID:
    29959910
    [PubMed - in process]
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Intraoperative electroencephalogram suppression at lower volatile anaesthetic concentrations predicts postoperative delirium occurring in the intensive care unit.
Fritz BA, Maybrier HR, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2018 Jul; 121(1)241-248. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2017.10.024.

PMID:
    29935578
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Auditing the national audit projects: impact and implementation.
Avidan MS, Myles PS
Br J Anaesth. 2018 Jul; 121(1)107-111. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2018.05.044.

PMID:
    29935558
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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