Anesthesiology

Dr. Shillcutt Published in Anesthesia & Analgesia

Dr. Sasha K. Shillcutt, along with Dr. Daniel P. Walsh, Walker R. Thomas, Elizabeth Lyden, Dr. Tara R. Brakke, Dr. Sheila J. Ellis, Dr. Steven J. Lisco and Dr. Nicholas W. Markin were recently published in Anesthesia & Analgesia on “The Implementation of a Preoperative Transthoracic Echocardiography Consult Service by Anesthesiologists.”   Read the full article here: http://ma6ek2jh6s.search.serialssolutions.com/?sid=Entrez:PubMed&id=pmid:28640783  

Dr. Chacon and Dr. Shillcutt published in CASE

Dr. Megan Chacon and Dr. Sasha Shillcutt recently published an article titled “Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography Guided Placement of Bicaval Dual Lumen Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Cannula” in CASE: Cardiovascular Imaging Reports. Dr. Chacon is the Director of Heart and Lung Transplantation and Dr. Shillcutt is the Vice Chair of Strategy and Innovation in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. https://authors.elsevier.com/sd/article/S2468644117300038

Research Expedition to Mount Everest Base Camp – Part 3

Climbing at altitude is tough. Climbing at 18,500 feet where the oxygen level in the air is only half of what it is back home in Omaha, NE is beyond tough. Now throw on some gear; multiple layers of clothing, trekking boots weighing 5 pounds and a daypack with 15 pounds of essential items; or perhaps a 60 pound ultrasound machine strapped to your back…. Continue Reading