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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

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, Fritz BA, Dexter F, Pryor KO, Jacobsohn E, Glick DB, Willingham MD, Escallier KE, Winter AC, Avidan MS
Anesth Analg. 2016 Feb 8;

PMID:
    26859877
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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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Psychological sequelae of surgery in a prospective cohort of patients from three intraoperative awareness prevention trials.
Whitlock EL, Rodebaugh TL, Hassett AL, Shanks AM, Kolarik E, Houghtby J, West HM, Burnside BA, Shumaker E, Villafranca A, Edwards WA, Levinson CA, Langer JK, Fernandez KC, El-Gabalawy R, Zhou EY, Sareen J, Jacobsohn E, Mashour GA, Avidan MS
Anesth Analg. 2015 Jan; 120(1)87-95. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000498.

PMID:
    25383719
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mind the gap: attitudes towards intraoperative brain monitoring.
Avidan MS, Mashour GA
Anesth Analg. 2014 Nov; 119(5)1022-5. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000414.

PMID:
    25329019
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predicting geriatric falls following an episode of emergency department care: a systematic review.
Carpenter CR, Avidan MS, Wildes T, Stark S, Fowler SA, Lo AX
Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Oct; 21(10)1069-82. doi: 10.1111/acem.12488.

PMID:
    25293956
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Prevention of Delirium and Complications Associated with Surgical Treatments (PODCAST) study: protocol for an international multicentre randomised controlled trial.
Avidan MS, Fritz BA, Maybrier HR, Muench MR, Escallier KE, Chen Y, Ben Abdallah A, Veselis RA, Hudetz JA, Pagel PS, Noh G, Pryor K, Kaiser H, Arya VK, Pong R, Jacobsohn E, Grocott HP, Choi S, Downey RJ, Inouye SK, Mashour GA
BMJ Open. 2014 Sep 17; 4(9)e005651. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005651.

PMID:
    25231491
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neurological complications of surgery and anaesthesia.
Mashour GA, Woodrum DT, Avidan MS
Br J Anaesth. 2015 Feb; 114(2)194-203. doi: 10.1093/bja/aeu296.

PMID:
    25204699
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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