Anesthesiology

The Open Door Mission’s Adopt a Family Program Inspires Our Residents

For most of us, the holiday season is a wonderful time of joyous giving and sharing good will with family and friends. There are many families, however, who face financial struggles throughout the year. Some have even lost their homes and ended up living in homeless shelters or on the streets. For these individuals, there is little hope to purchase presents or even the bare… Continue Reading

Dr. Megan Chacon Publishes Chapter in “You’re wrong, I’m right-Dueling authors reexamine classic teachings in anesthesia”

M. Megan Chacon, MD was recently published in the book “You’re wrong, I’m right – Dueling authors reexamine classic teachings in anesthesia.” Dr. Chacon’s chapter is titled, “Is Regional Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery a Good Idea?” Her chapter reviews the pros and cons of regional anesthesia for both standard and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. Dr. Chacon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology… Continue Reading

Dr. Thomas Schulte Article Published in Journal of Clinical Anesthesia

Thomas E. Schulte, MD was recently published in the Journal of Clinical Anesthesia titled “Trainee Experience and Success of Urgent Airway Management.” The other authors included Kyle Ringenberg, MD, Steven Lisco, MD, Harlan Sayles, MS and Sasha Shillcutt, MD of the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Highlights of the article include: Resident trainee experience decreased the chance of difficult airway. Successful intubation was improved by… Continue Reading