Success of Spinal Anesthesia Lower for Preterm Parturients

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Einhorn and a team of Duke researchers whose study was published in Anesthesiology News! Their study reviewed more than 5,000 patient records and concluded that women undergoing preterm cesarean delivery have a significantly higher risk for failed spinal anesthesia than women undergoing the procedure at full...

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Dr. Thompson Receives Commendation from the AHA/ACC

Congratulations to Dr. Annemarie Thompson who received a formal commendation from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association joint Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines for her “outstanding performance and leadership” in writing the 2014 AHA/ACC Guideline on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation and Management of Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery....

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Release of our 2014 BluePrint Publication

Dear Duke Anesthesiology Alumni and Friends, I am pleased to announce the release of our 2014 issue of BluePrint. Like last year’s publication, you will be able to read about the incredible work and progress being made in the department through the BluePrint News & Updates website as well as...

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