Congratulations to Niccolò Terrando, PhD, on receiving $5,000 to evaluate vagal nerve stimulation, a novel intervention that could be an effective therapy for cognitive dysfunction after surgery.
In a three-page feature article in SAMBA Link, Drs. Joshua Dooley and Srinivas Pyati reveal regional anesthesia techniques that can improve postoperative pain for patients undergoing breast surgery.
Dr. Allison Ross is featured on Reuters and FOX News for her insight about a new study that reveals a significant number of children live far from child surgery specialists.
None of the contestants were spared a “Pie in the Face” at Duke Anesthesiology’s annual fundraising event that raised $6,366 and drew a crowd to the tune of KISS!
Duke Anesthesiology’s chief of pain research is featured in Duke Today for a collaborative study that reveals a potential mechanism underlying pain insensitivity in autism – a first-of-its-kind finding.
Medical experts with Duke Anesthesiology’s hyperbaric chamber speak out about the risks during carbon monoxide season while providing an up-close look at this one-of-a-kind chamber in the state.
In an article featured on NBC News, learn why a world-renowned pain researcher with Duke Anesthesiology praises the landmark report on drug addiction but thinks it missed an opportunity.
Duke Anesthesiology welcomes Paul Wischmeyer, MD, who brings more than 20 years of experience in critical care, perioperative care and clinical nutrition to his three new roles.
A review article by Ru-Rong Ji, PhD, is featured in the “Pain Research” issue for his study that investigates chronic inflammation and pain regulation by non-neuronal cells.
Duke Anesthesiology becomes the first in the nation to host a “Point-of-Care Ultrasound for the Perioperative Physician” course, proving to be an untapped asset for medical experts.
Congratulations to Drs. William Maixner and Paul Wischmeyer for being appointed as members of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Academy of Research Mentors in Anesthesiology.
Sven-Eric Jordt, PhD, and his co-investigators make headlines on CBS News and U.S. News & World Report for their discovery that an antibody can soothe the raging, nerve-driven itch from poison ivy.
Funding from Duke Anesthesiology’s DREAM Campaign helps researchers develop a strategy to stop uncontrollable itching - a discovery that could lead to treatments for those allergic to poison ivy.
Dr. Aurelio Alonso co-authors a study that compares different approaches to calculate airway volumes which can play a pivotal role in diagnosing patients with breathing disorders.
Congratulations to the three Duke Anesthesiology faculty members recognized for their past achievements and future potential for continued success as clinician-scientists in an inaugural program!
It was another successful ASA meeting for Duke Anesthesiology! Read the full recap and view snapshots from the alumni event and the first place finish at Run For The Warriors!