Displaying items by tag: department of anesthesiology and perioperative medicine

The new Division of Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiology represents a move to more fully align and integrate with other clinical divisions that provide care for congenital cardiac patients at Children’s of Alabama.
Endorsed by the ASA, UAB’s Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and the Office of Interprofessional Simulation will now offer courses for Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology.

UAB’s ongoing research for countermeasures to bromine or chlorine exposure — from either industrial spills or chemical attack — gets a boost with a new NIH grant.

Jean-Francois Pittet, M.D., professor in the Department of Anesthesiology, will take on the role of editor-in-chief of the flagship journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society, Anesthesia & Analgesia, in March 2016.
A UAB study of hospital deaths during childbirth suggests the high death rate of African-American women is likely associated with access to prenatal care.

The American Civil War was the proving ground for the new science of anesthesia in surgery.

Seed funding generates major UAB research projects geared toward treating lung injury from chemical attacks

The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees approved several faculty appointments and the establishment of an endowed lecture during its recent meeting. 

The story of the use of anesthesia in the Civil War, from the very different experiences of a private and a general, according to the world’s first academic anesthesiology history unit.

Pittet joined the UAB faculty in 2010 in the Division of Critical Care and Perioperative Medicine.

New study suggests reason for failure of promising therapy for acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome.

New UAB research says increases in a woman’s temperature linked to length of labor, body weight.

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