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Michael S Avidan, MBBCh

Professor, Anesthesiology and Surgery
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

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 Jun 12; pii: S0007-0912(19)30327-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.03.046.

PMID:
    31202561
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 Jun 12; doi: 10.1007/s12630-019-01418-4.

PMID:
    31190143
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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
    [PubMed]
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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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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 Apr 22; doi: 10.1097/YCT.0000000000000597.

PMID:
    31022045
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Anesthesiology Control Tower-Feasibility Assessment to Support Translation (ACTFAST): Mixed-Methods Study of a Novel Telemedicine-Based Support System for the Operating Room.
Murray-Torres T, Casarella A, Bollini M, Wallace F, Avidan MS, Politi MC
JMIR Hum Factors. 2019 Apr 23; 6(2)e12155. doi: 10.2196/12155.

PMID:
    31012859
    [PubMed]
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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 Jun; 130(6)870-884. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000002656.

PMID:
    30946055
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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