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Works from 2024

2024 MARC Award, 2nd place in Pain Category, Isabel Rao Shuai, Rishi Gaiha, and Evert Gonzalez (Award)

2024 MARC Award, 2nd place in Pain Category, Osman Syed, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Kishori Dhaku Bawdane, et al. (Award)

2024 MARC Award, 2nd place in Patient Safety Category, Trina Sircar, Ned F. Nasr, and N Nick Knezevic (Award)

2024 MARC Award, 3rd place in Regional Category, Osman Syed, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Aisha Patel, et al. (Award)

A dual-chamber leadless pacemaker complicated by migration into the pulmonary artery, Sadi Abukhalaf, Farzad Ebrahimi, Artush Grigoryan, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Anesthesia management in robot-assisted hernia diaphragmatic hernia repair with open right transverse colectomy, Jhazmin Griffith, Sahel Keshavarzi, and Tian Yu (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Anesthetic challenges in Subclavian Steal Syndrome, Dennis Kum, Ramsis F. Ghaly, Evelyn Yeh, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Anesthetic management and considerations in a myasthenia gravis patient, Trina Sircar, Afshin Heidari, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Anesthetic management in a suspected malignant hyperthermia patient with a difficult airway and chronic pain history undergoing right TMJ surgery, Trina Sircar, Ned F. Nasr, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Oral/Podium Presentation)

A single-chamber leadless pacemaker complicated by right ventricle perforation, cardiac tamponade, and death, Sadi Abukhalaf, Simin Saatee, Katayoun Aghajani, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Aspiration of transforaminal cyst under fluoroscopy, Isabel Rao Shuai, Rishi Gaiha, Evert Gonzalez, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Awake fiberoptic intubation in a patient with a peritonsillar abscess, Trina Sircar, Loue Nassar, Amit Jain, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Blind nasal intubation in a patient with facial gunshot wounds, Dennis Kum, Rachel Kim, Evelyn Yeh, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Diagnosis of pulmonary embolism in the perioperative period, Lucas Rizkalla, Aladino De Ranieri, and Moez K. Sumar (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Effectiveness of facet joint nerve blocks in managing chronic axial spinal pain of facet joint origin: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Laxmaiah Manchikanti, Emilija Knezevic, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, et al. (Article)

Examining sex discrepancies in pain intensity ratings and medication patterns among chronic pain individuals, Osman Syed, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Kishori Dhanku Bawdane, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Fluid resuscitation, Ramsis Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

High spinal in the parturient, Asher Le, Aladino De Ranieri, and Moez K. Sumar (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Identification, characterization, and ranking of candidate metrics for selection to anesthesiology residency: An iterative survey of program directors, Michael P. Hofkamp, Daniel Saddawi-Konefka, Emily G. Teeter, et al. (Article)

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Impact of fluid balance and opioid-sparing anesthesia within enchanced recovery pathway on postoperative morbidity after transthoracic esophagectomy for cancer, Marija Djukanovic, Ognjan Skrobic, Dejan Stojakov, et al. (Article)

Improving neuraxial labor analgesia and reducing catheter interventions: A quality improvement project, Isabel Rao Shuai, Ned F. Nasr, Kishori Bawdane, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Improving patient outcomes: Cosyntropin in post-dural puncture headache, Adib Alturkmani, Ned F. Nasr, Nelson Sham, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Journal club, Janhavi Dhargalkar and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Journal club, Clifton Rodrigues and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keyword review, Dennis Kum and Konstantin Inozemtsev (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keyword review, Alyeldin Elgamil and Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keyword review, Jhazmin Griffith and Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keyword review, Dennis Kum and Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Keyword review: Interscalene block, Vinicius Dasilvamoreira and Ned F. Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Keyword review: Intraopereative awareness, Nathan Cao and Ramsis F. Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Keyword review: Patient-controlled analgesia, Kannan Aravagiri and Ramsis F. Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Keyword review: Physiologic and dosing changes in the elderly, Moez K. Sumar and Ramsis F. Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, William Harrity and Ned Francis Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, Asher Le and Ned Francis Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, Evan Lian and Ned Francis Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, Trina Sircar and Ned Francis Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, Janhavi Dhargalkar and Chu-Yin Yeh (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, Lucas Rizkalla and Chu-Yin Yeh (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Keywords review, Jhazmin Griffith and Ned Francis Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Malpositioned tracheostomy tube, Jhazmin Griffith and Ramsis F. Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Mechanical ventilation review, Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Mock oral, Trina Sircar and Aladino De Ranieri (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Morbidity and mortality conference, Vinicius Da Silva Moreira and Chu-Yin Yeh (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Morbidity and mortality conference, Trina Sircar and Simin Saatee (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Morbidity and mortality conference, Adib Alturkmani and Chanannait Paisansathan (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Morbidity and mortality conference, Moez Sumar and Aladino De Ranieri (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Morbidity and mortality conference, Adib Alturkmani and Chanannait Paisansathan (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Multimodal analgesia in the complex chronic pain patient, Lucas Rizkalla, Chu-Yin Yeh, and Moez K. Sumar (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Navigating pneumocephalus and post-dural puncture headache, Adib Alturkmani, Ramsis F. Ghaly, Ned F. Nasr, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Pain catastrophizing: How far have we come, Katarina Simic, Boris Savic, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Article)

PBLD: anaphylaxis, Chu-Yin Yeh (Oral/Podium Presentation)

PBLD: Back on the block, Konstantin Inozemtsev (Oral/Podium Presentation)

PBLD: Lost in conversion: Intrathecal opioids, Rishi Gaiha (Oral/Podium Presentation)

PBLD: Pediatric trauma for the non-pediatric anesthesiologist, Chu-Yin Yeh (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Pediatric congenital heart disease, part 1, Sahel Keshavarzi (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Pediatric congenital heart disease, part 2, Sahel Keshavarzi (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Pediatric URI, Malini Velamati (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Perioperative analgesia effects on chronic pain post-total knee arthroplasty: Long-term RCT analysis, Osman Syed, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Aisha Patel, et al. (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Perioperative management and considerations of rocuronium-induced anaphylaxis, Trina Sircar, Ramsis F. Ghaly, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Post-thyroidectomy complications: Unilateral vocal cord paralysis and biphasic stridor, Asher M. Le, Aladino De Ranieri, and Konstantin Inozemtsev (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Substance P’s impact on chronic pain and psychiatric conditions—A narrative review, Charles Humes, Aleksandar Sic, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Article)

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Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness of radiofrequency ablation of the sacroiliac joint, Rajesh Naidu Janapala, Emilija Knezevic, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, et al. (Article)

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The impact of acute postoperative pain in developing chronic pain after total knee arthroplasty, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Osman Syed, Christopher Kabir, et al. (Article)

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The role of nitric oxide and hormone signaling in chronic stress, anxiety, depression and post traumatic stress disorder, Tamara Jankovic, Marko Bogicevic, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Article)

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The role of nitric oxide and neuroendocrine system in pain generation, Aayush Gupta, Maja Vejapi, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Article)

Tracheal stenosis recognition and management, William Harrity, Aladino De Ranieri, and Artush Grigoryan (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Trauma in anesthesiology, Daniela Ferrer Gonzalez and Konstantin Inozemtsev (Grand Rounds)

Usage of oral ketamine in sickle cell pain crisis, Isabel Rao Shuai, Rishi Gaiha, and Evert Gonzalez (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Valve-in-valve TAVR complicated by hemodynamically unstable aortic insufficiency and pulseless electrical activity, Sadi Abukhalaf, Farzad Ebrahimi, and Artush Grigoryan (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Valve-in-valve TAVR complicated by hemodynamically unstable aortic insufficiency and pulseless electrical activity, Artush Grigoryan, Hrayr Ghazaryan, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, et al. (Poster)

Works from 2023

2023 MARC Award, 3rd place in General Category, Vinicius Da Silva Moreira and Ned Francis Nasr (Award)

340: Management of Traumatic Brain Injury, Bharathram Vasudevan and Ned Nasr (Book Chapter)

60: Therapeutic Barbiturate Coma, Syed Rahmanm and Ned Nasr (Book Chapter)

66: Air Embolism, Samuel Linares and Ned Nasr (Book Chapter)

68: Intracranial Aneurysms and Arteriovenous Malformation, Kenan Alkhalili and Ned Nasr (Book Chapter)

69: Interventional Neuroradiology, Kenan Alkhalili and Ned Nasr (Book Chapter)

70: Pituitary Adenomas, Benjamin Mori and Ned Nasr (Book Chapter)

ABG intrepretation, Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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A case of patient with patent tracheostomy site from infancy presenting as adult for elective orchiectomy found to have undiagnosed subglottic stenosis, Evan Lian and Aladino De Ranieri (Poster)

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A case of urgent lumbar discectomy in patient with history of difficult intubation and tracheostomy in the past fails awake nasal fiberoptic converted to awake open tracheostomy, Evan Lian and Aladino De Ranieri (Poster)

Anesthesia for electrophysiology procedures, Katayoun Aghajani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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A review of recent pharmacological advances in the management of diabetes-associated peripheral neuropathy, Osman Syed, Predrag Jancic, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Article)

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A systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness of radiofrequency neurotomy in managing chronic neck pain, Laxmaiah Manchikanti, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Emilija Knezevic, et al. (Article)

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Bertolotti Syndrome, pain management and anesthetic considerations, Moez K. Sumar, Afshin Heidari, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Poster)

Blood gas interpretation, Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Blood pressure - Everything you wanted to know, Arjang Khorasani (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Botulinum toxin injections for ​facilitated abdominal wall closure, Tian Yu, Rishi Gaiha, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Poster)

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Botulinum toxin injections for facilitated abdominal wall closure, Tian Yu, Rishi Gaiha, and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Poster)

CA-1 lecture topic, Farzad Ebrahimi (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Cardiac event, Kannan Aravagiri and Ned Francis Nasr (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Central line workshop, Ramsis Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Central line workshop, Ramsis Ghaly (Oral/Podium Presentation)

Cervical spine injuries and intubation, Sahel Keshavarzi (Oral/Podium Presentation)

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Circadian pain patterns in human pain conditions - A systematic review, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, Anthony Nader, Iulia Pirvulescu, et al. (Article)

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Compelling evidence for effectiveness of cricoid pressure in occluding the esophageal entrance: Where do we go from here?, M Ramez Salem, Arjang Khorasani, Ahed Zeidan, et al. (Letter)

Comprehensive, evidence-based, consensus guidelines for prescription of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain from the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), Laxmaiah Manchikanti, Adam M. Kaye, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, et al. (Article)

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Conus medullaris tumor superimposed co-existing degenerative chronic lumbar spondyloarthropathy: A case report, Moez K. Sumar, Marina Issac, Ramsis Ghaly, et al. (Poster)

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Diffusion limitation of volatile anesthetic uptake: Comment, Artush Grigoryan, Arjang Khorasani, M Ramez Salem, et al. (Response or Comment)

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Drug metabolism, Theodore Jeske and Nebojsa Nick Knezevic (Book Chapter)

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Drug safety and suicidality risk of chronic pain medications, Osman Syed, Predrag Jancic, Adam B. Fink, et al. (Article)