Department of
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Books and Journal Articles

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Publications from the department can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine's publication database.

Recent Books

Davis PJ, Cladis FP. Smith's Anesthesia for Infants and Children, Ninth Edition. Elsevier; 2017.

Anesthesia and Perioperative Care for Organ Transplantation. First edition. Subramaniam K, Sakai T, editors. Springer; 2017.

Basic Clinical Anesthesia. First edition. Sikka PK, Beaman ST, Street JA, editors: Springer-Verlag New York; 2015.

Bigeleisen PE, Gofeld M, Orebaugh SL. Ultrasound-guided Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. Second edition: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2015.

Marcucci C, Hutchens MP, Wittwer ED, Weingarten TN, Sprung J, Nicholson WT, Lalwani K, Metro DG, Dull RO, Swide CE, Seagull FJ, Kirsch JR, Sandson NB, editors. A Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions. First edition: Springer-Verlag New York; 2015.

Recent Book Chapters

Hall-Burton DM, Malek M, Sivak E. Hirschsprung Disease. In: Lalwani K, Cohen IT, Choi EY, Raman VT, ed. Pediatric Anesthesia: A Problem-Based Learning Approach. Oxford University Press; 2018

Phillips DP; Knight J.  Chapter 18: The Difficult Airway.  In: Murugan R, Darby J, eds. Rapid Response System: A Practical Guide (Pittsburgh Critical Care Medicine).  New York, NY.  Oxford University Press; 2018: 173 – 180.

Lin CJ, Kentor ML, Willliams BA. Inadequate Pain Relief. In: Fleisher LA, Rosenbaum SH, eds. Complications in Anesthesia (3rd Edition), Chapter 147, pp. 575-578, Elsevier, 2018.

Maher D, Chelly JE. Chapter 20. Regional anesthesia and analgesia for postoperative pain control in adults. In Pain after surgery. 2nd monograph IASP, co-editor Arendt-Nielsen L & Carr DB. Publisher Wolters Klumer. pp 259-70, 2018

Other Recent Publications

Simmons W, Robinson T. Discussion on inner-city preparedness for catastrophic events. ACMS Bulletin, June 2020, pp. 175-177.

Simmons W. Perspective: A Case for Diversity in the Pittsburgh Workforce, ACMS Bulletin, November 2019, pp. 380-383.

Vogt, KM. FAER: Broadly Funding Research on Anesthesia and the Brain, ASA Monitor, February 2019, Vol. 83, 66-67. 

Littwin S, Lebovitz EE. Anesthesia Clean Up: A MESI Project. ASA Monitor, October 2018, Vol.82, 58-59.

Kamdar N, Huverserian A, Regev A, Beck L, Mahajan A. Telemedicine for Anesthesiologists: Preoperative Evaluation and Beyond. ASA Monitor, October 2018, Vol.82, 16-19.