Active Studies

IRB # Active Study Title Principal Investigator Study Coordinator
07-001875 Changes in Red Blood Cell Transfusion Practice During the Past Two Decades: A Retrospective Analysis of Adult Patients Undergoing Hip Fracture Open Reduction Internal Fixation Using the Mayo Database C. T. Wass, M.D. Shonie Buenvenida
07-007779 Perioperative Cognitive Protection – Dexmedetomidine and Cognitive Reserve Christopher J. Jankowski, M.D. Shonie Buenvenida
08-000181 The Risk of Occult Pregnancy Among Minors Undergoing Anesthesia Randall Flick, M.D. Shonie Buenvenida
07-005256 Analgesia for Vaginal Delivery and Learning Disabilities in a Population-Based Cohort: Role of Epidural Block Robert T. Wilder, M.D., Ph.D. Shonie Buenvenida
07-005256 FDA SAFEKIDS – The Assessment of Long-term Cognitive Development Following General Anesthesia as an Infant Robert T. Wilder, M.D., Ph.D. Shonie Buenvenida
07-007073 Elective Surgery as a Teachable Moment for Smoking Cessation: Specific Aim 2 David O. Warner, M.D. Anita Baumgartner
07-008069 Transfusion induced alterations of pulmonary and immune function in mechanically ventilated patients Ognjen Gajic, M.D. Greg Wilson
08-003560 Toward the prevention of acute lung injury (ALI): Timing and intensity of exposures Ognjen Gajic, M.D. Greg Wilson
08-002790 Identification of Information Corruption at the Time of ICU admission Mark T. Keegan, M.D. Greg Wilson
09-001937 A pilot prospective randomized study to evaluate the effects of acupuncture in patients on prolonged mechanical ventilation Guangxi Li, M.D. Greg Wilson
06-002759 The Role of Nicotine Lozneges in Reducing Preoperative Exposure to Cigarette Smoke David O. Warner, M.D. Anita Baumgartner
07-5256 Does Administration of Anesthesia During Infancy Lead to Developmental Complications? Robert T. Wilder, M.D., Ph.D. Shonie Buenvenida
05-004158 Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI): Incidence and Mechanisms Ognjen Gajic, M.D. Greg Wilson
HR 56176 Prospective, Randomized, Blinded, Placebo-controlled, Multi-center Trial of Omega-3 Fatty Acid, Gamma-Linolenic Acid, and Anti-Oxidant Supplementation in the Management of Acute Lung Injury (ALI) or Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Rolf D. Hubmayr, M.D. Melissa Passe
10-003983 PICCO Study: Risk Prediction and Early Detection of Perioperative Acute Lung Injury Daryl J. Kor, M.D. Laurie Meade
10-005551 EUPHRATES: Evaluating the Use of Polymyxin B Hemoperfusion in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Adults Treated for Endotoxemia and Septic Shock. Kianousch B, Kashani, M.D. Laurie Meade
11-004130 SCD40L & TXA2: Mechanistic Evaluation of Postoperative Acute Lung Injury Daryl J. Kor, M.D. Laurie Meade
10-004835 Reducing Smoking Exposure in Children Facing Surgery David O. Warner, M.D. Anita Baumgartner and Richard Hinds
10-005126 Peri-operative Smoking Decision Aid David O. Warner, M.D. Anita Baumgartner and Richard Hinds
10-000029 Early Focused Echocardiography in the Resuscitation of Septic Shock Hiroshi Sekiguchi, M.D. Melissa Passe
09-003095 SAILS: Statins for Acutely Injured Lungs from Sepsis Rolf D. Hubmayr, M.D. Melissa Passe
10-003376 A Retrospective Analysis of the Thoracotomy Pain-Relieving Efficacy of Two Different Concentrations of Hydromorphone in Continuous Thoracic Epidural Infusions: Is there a relationship with Postthoracotomy Pain Syndrome? Michelle O. Kinney, M.D. Melissa Passe
1905-05 A Restrospective Analysis of the Thoracotomy Pain-Relieving Efficacy of Two-Different Concentrations of Hydromorphone in Continuous Thoracic Epidural Infusions. Michelle O. Kinney, M.D. Melissa Passe
06-002881 00 Perioperative HMG-CoA-Reductase-Inhibitors: A Pilot Study Assessing the Role of "Statin" Therapy and Perioperative Inflammatory Response in Patients Undergoing Major Orthopedic Surgery M. J. Brown, M.D. Lavonne Liedl
10-002241 00 A Randomized, Double-blind Study to Evaluate the Efficacy of Nasal Nicotine Spray to Reduce Post-Operative Opioid Requirements in Nonsmokers in Elective Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgical Patients T. N. Weingarten, M.D. Lavonne Liedl
10-003187 Serum Triamcinolone Levels Following Epidural Corticosteroid Injection J. Michael Hooten, M.D. Shonie Buenvenida
09-002901 Long-Term Neurocognitive Consequences of Anesthesia and Surgery C. Jankowski, M.D. Shonie Buenvenida